The first table below looks at the demand for the Ruby on Rails Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank 244 231 235
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 12 23 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.31% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.33% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 1
Average salary £28,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -18.75%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6842 6993 6875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.24% 95.27% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5547 5863 6086
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Ruby on Rails Developer
England

Ruby on Rails Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Ruby on Rails Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Ruby on Rails Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Ruby on Rails Developer Salary Trend in the North West

Ruby on Rails Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Manchester -1 8 £30,000 -7.69%
Merseyside - 4 £27,000 - 1
Ruby on Rails Developer
England

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title 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 with Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Ruby
1 18 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 13 (72.22%) HTML
2 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
2 13 (72.22%) CSS
3 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (55.56%) TDD
4 9 (50.00%) MVC
5 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
6 6 (33.33%) jQuery
6 6 (33.33%) Apache Flex
6 6 (33.33%) Subversion
7 5 (27.78%) Pair Programming
7 5 (27.78%) Scrum
7 5 (27.78%) MySQL
7 5 (27.78%) Linux
7 5 (27.78%) XHTML
7 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
7 5 (27.78%) Web Development
7 5 (27.78%) Capistrano
8 4 (22.22%) Phusion Passenger
8 4 (22.22%) Cucumber
8 4 (22.22%) Puppet
8 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (22.22%) Ajax
8 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
8 4 (22.22%) nginx
8 4 (22.22%) RESTful
8 4 (22.22%) RSpec

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title 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 with Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) nginx
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MySQL
2 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 6 (33.33%) Subversion
3 4 (22.22%) Cucumber
3 4 (22.22%) RSpec
General
1 4 (22.22%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 13 (72.22%) HTML
2 13 (72.22%) CSS
3 6 (33.33%) jQuery
3 6 (33.33%) Apache Flex
4 5 (27.78%) XHTML
5 4 (22.22%) Phusion Passenger
5 4 (22.22%) Ajax
5 4 (22.22%) RESTful
5 4 (22.22%) HTML5
5 4 (22.22%) Web Services
6 2 (11.11%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (22.22%) Open Source
1 4 (22.22%) N-Tier
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (55.56%) TDD
2 9 (50.00%) MVC
3 5 (27.78%) Pair Programming
3 5 (27.78%) Scrum
3 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
3 5 (27.78%) Web Development
4 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (22.22%) OO
4 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) User Stories
6 1 (5.56%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Ruby
2 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (11.11%) CoffeeScript
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Capistrano
2 4 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Zend
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 26,000 - 28,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago