The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 167 158 126
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -32
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 19 22 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.48% 0.59% 1.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.15% 1.19% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 68
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £33,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Ruby on Rails
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1656 1848 2297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.00% 49.42% 53.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1473 1658 2091
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Manchester region.

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in Manchester

Ruby on Rails
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in Manchester

Ruby on Rails
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -5 1 £34,500 +1.47% 2
Ruby on Rails
North West

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby on Rails.

1 30 (100.00%) Ruby
2 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (63.33%) Java
4 14 (46.67%) C#
5 13 (43.33%) CSS
5 13 (43.33%) Scrum
6 12 (40.00%) HTML
6 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 11 (36.67%) Perl
7 11 (36.67%) PHP
7 11 (36.67%) SQL
7 11 (36.67%) .NET
8 10 (33.33%) Web Services
8 10 (33.33%) TDD
8 10 (33.33%) Grails
8 10 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (26.67%) User Stories
10 8 (26.67%) MVC
11 7 (23.33%) Risk Management
11 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2
11 7 (23.33%) OOP
11 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (23.33%) SLA
11 7 (23.33%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (20.00%) Python
12 6 (20.00%) XHTML
12 6 (20.00%) C++
12 6 (20.00%) jQuery
12 6 (20.00%) Back Office

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby on Rails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.00%) SAS
2 2 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 10 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (13.33%) RSpec
1 4 (13.33%) Cucumber
1 4 (13.33%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.33%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) WATIR
2 1 (3.33%) Selenium
General
1 6 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Programme Manager
2 7 (23.33%) Web Manager
2 7 (23.33%) Web Programme Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Ruby Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Junior Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Junior
4 3 (10.00%) Graduate
4 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) CSS
2 12 (40.00%) HTML
3 11 (36.67%) .NET
4 10 (33.33%) Grails
4 10 (33.33%) Web Services
5 6 (20.00%) jQuery
5 6 (20.00%) XHTML
6 4 (13.33%) Backbone.js
6 4 (13.33%) Ember.js
7 2 (6.67%) XML
8 1 (3.33%) Flash
8 1 (3.33%) Haml
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) W3C
3 1 (3.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Android
2 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) CentOS
3 1 (3.33%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) Scrum
3 10 (33.33%) TDD
4 8 (26.67%) MVC
4 8 (26.67%) User Stories
5 7 (23.33%) Risk Management
5 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2
5 7 (23.33%) OOP
6 4 (13.33%) Pair Programming
6 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Change Control
8 1 (3.33%) Web Application Development
8 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.33%) Coaching
8 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.33%) OO
8 1 (3.33%) ERP
8 1 (3.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Ruby
2 19 (63.33%) Java
3 14 (46.67%) C#
4 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (36.67%) Perl
5 11 (36.67%) PHP
5 11 (36.67%) SQL
6 6 (20.00%) C++
6 6 (20.00%) Python
7 5 (16.67%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.33%) VB
8 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Adobe
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexible working hours
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago