The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 206 235 198
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -37
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 29 19 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.52% 0.30% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.31% 0.74% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 28 19 52
Median salary £39,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Ruby on Rails
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2217 2585 3056
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.57% 40.90% 43.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1912 2190 2593
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Ruby on Rails as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Ruby on Rails
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 across the North West region.

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in the North West

Ruby on Rails
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in the North West

Ruby on Rails
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +15 27 £39,000 +11.42% 7
Lancashire +11 1 £47,500 +11.76%
Cheshire - 1 £37,500 -
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 81 (100.00%) Ruby
2 44 (54.32%) Scrum
3 41 (50.62%) PHP
4 38 (46.91%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (45.68%) Enterprise Software
6 35 (43.21%) Java
7 29 (35.80%) .NET
8 27 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 23 (28.40%) C
9 23 (28.40%) MySQL
9 23 (28.40%) TDD
10 22 (27.16%) Linux
11 20 (24.69%) BDD
12 14 (17.28%) OOP
12 14 (17.28%) Open Source
13 13 (16.05%) Mentoring
13 13 (16.05%) Python
13 13 (16.05%) OOD
14 12 (14.81%) User Experience
14 12 (14.81%) GitHub
15 11 (13.58%) Sass
15 11 (13.58%) Docker
15 11 (13.58%) Git (software)
15 11 (13.58%) C++
16 10 (12.35%) HTML
16 10 (12.35%) C#
16 10 (12.35%) Perl
16 10 (12.35%) CSS
16 10 (12.35%) DevOps
16 10 (12.35%) AngularJS

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.70%) CMS
1 3 (3.70%) ColdFusion
1 3 (3.70%) Drupal
1 3 (3.70%) Joomla!
1 3 (3.70%) Tomcat
1 3 (3.70%) WordPress
2 2 (2.47%) Apache
2 2 (2.47%) nginx
3 1 (1.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.81%) GitHub
2 3 (3.70%) Heroku
3 2 (2.47%) Google Apps
4 1 (1.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) LDAP
2 3 (3.70%) Intranet
3 2 (2.47%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (2.47%) BGP
3 2 (2.47%) DNS
3 2 (2.47%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.47%) HTTP
3 2 (2.47%) Internet
3 2 (2.47%) OSPF
3 2 (2.47%) SAN
3 2 (2.47%) VoIP
3 2 (2.47%) VPN
4 1 (1.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.40%) MySQL
2 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.47%) Redis
4 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (13.58%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.94%) RSpec
3 3 (3.70%) Jasmine
3 3 (3.70%) JBuilder
3 3 (3.70%) JUnit
4 2 (2.47%) Grunt
4 2 (2.47%) JIRA
4 2 (2.47%) Maven
4 2 (2.47%) Subversion
5 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.23%) Selenium
5 1 (1.23%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (2.47%) Marketing
1 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 77 (95.06%) Developer
2 27 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 18 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 17 (20.99%) Java Developer
5 16 (19.75%) PHP Developer
5 16 (19.75%) Senior Developer
6 15 (18.52%) Lead Developer
7 13 (16.05%) Senior Software Developer
8 12 (14.81%) .NET Developer
8 12 (14.81%) Team Leader
9 9 (11.11%) Angular Developer
9 9 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 8 (9.88%) Java Software Developer
10 8 (9.88%) MySQL Developer
11 7 (8.64%) .NET Software Developer
11 7 (8.64%) Software Manager
12 5 (6.17%) Principal Developer
12 5 (6.17%) Senior Java Developer
13 4 (4.94%) Java Team Leader
13 4 (4.94%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (35.80%) .NET
2 11 (13.58%) Sass
3 10 (12.35%) AngularJS
3 10 (12.35%) CSS
3 10 (12.35%) ELK Stack
3 10 (12.35%) HTML
4 8 (9.88%) Ember.js
4 8 (9.88%) Haml
4 8 (9.88%) OOCSS
4 8 (9.88%) React
5 6 (7.41%) HTML5
6 5 (6.17%) jQuery
6 5 (6.17%) Node.js
6 5 (6.17%) REST
7 4 (4.94%) JSON
8 3 (3.70%) Apache Cordova
8 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.70%) JRuby
8 3 (3.70%) Web Services
9 2 (2.47%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 37 (45.68%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (14.81%) User Experience
3 7 (8.64%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.47%) Fintech
4 2 (2.47%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.47%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.16%) Linux
2 8 (9.88%) CoreOS
2 8 (9.88%) Ubuntu
3 3 (3.70%) Android
4 2 (2.47%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.47%) Windows
4 2 (2.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (54.32%) Scrum
2 38 (46.91%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (28.40%) TDD
4 20 (24.69%) BDD
5 14 (17.28%) OOP
5 14 (17.28%) Open Source
6 13 (16.05%) Mentoring
6 13 (16.05%) OOD
7 10 (12.35%) DevOps
8 9 (11.11%) Front End Development
9 8 (9.88%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
10 7 (8.64%) Web Development
11 6 (7.41%) Project Management
12 3 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (3.70%) E-Commerce
12 3 (3.70%) SEO
12 3 (3.70%) SOA
13 2 (2.47%) Business Development
13 2 (2.47%) Software Engineering
13 2 (2.47%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 81 (100.00%) Ruby
2 41 (50.62%) PHP
3 35 (43.21%) Java
4 27 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 23 (28.40%) C
6 13 (16.05%) Python
7 11 (13.58%) C++
8 10 (12.35%) C#
8 10 (12.35%) Perl
9 8 (9.88%) CoffeeScript
9 8 (9.88%) ES6
10 3 (3.70%) PHP 5
10 3 (3.70%) SQL
11 1 (1.23%) Go
11 1 (1.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 11 (13.58%) Docker
2 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.47%) KVM
2 2 (2.47%) oVirt
2 2 (2.47%) Postfix
2 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.47%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (2.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (9.88%) Puppet
2 1 (1.23%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 10 (12.35%) Snowplow
2 3 (3.70%) Facebook
2 3 (3.70%) Google
2 3 (3.70%) New Relic
2 3 (3.70%) Twitter
3 2 (2.47%) Apple
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.47%) VMware
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