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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 193 213 190
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -23
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 35 32 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.64% 0.53% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.64% 1.28% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 51
Median salary £39,000 £36,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +8.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £56,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
2136 2504 3051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.04% 41.08% 45.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1843 2086 2599
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +17 30 £39,000 +11.42% 5
Cheshire +32 4 £45,000 +12.50%
Lancashire - 1 £47,500 -
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 75 (100.00%) Ruby
2 43 (57.33%) Scrum
3 41 (54.67%) PHP
4 37 (49.33%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (49.33%) Enterprise Software
5 35 (46.67%) Java
6 29 (38.67%) JavaScript
6 29 (38.67%) .NET
7 25 (33.33%) Linux
8 23 (30.67%) C
9 18 (24.00%) TDD
10 17 (22.67%) MySQL
10 17 (22.67%) OOP
10 17 (22.67%) BDD
11 16 (21.33%) Python
11 16 (21.33%) C++
11 16 (21.33%) OOD
12 15 (20.00%) C#
13 14 (18.67%) Open Source
14 13 (17.33%) Mentoring
14 13 (17.33%) Perl
15 12 (16.00%) User Experience
15 12 (16.00%) GitHub
16 11 (14.67%) Docker
17 10 (13.33%) Sass
17 10 (13.33%) AngularJS
18 9 (12.00%) Front End Development
18 9 (12.00%) HTML
19 8 (10.67%) CSS
19 8 (10.67%) Ubuntu

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 5 (6.67%) Node.js
2 3 (4.00%) CMS
2 3 (4.00%) ColdFusion
2 3 (4.00%) Drupal
2 3 (4.00%) Joomla!
2 3 (4.00%) WordPress
3 2 (2.67%) Apache
3 2 (2.67%) nginx
4 1 (1.33%) JBoss
4 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.00%) GitHub
2 3 (4.00%) Heroku
3 2 (2.67%) Google Apps
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.00%) Intranet
2 2 (2.67%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (2.67%) BGP
2 2 (2.67%) DNS
2 2 (2.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.67%) HTTP
2 2 (2.67%) Internet
2 2 (2.67%) LDAP
2 2 (2.67%) OSPF
2 2 (2.67%) SAN
2 2 (2.67%) VoIP
2 2 (2.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.67%) MySQL
2 3 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.67%) Redis
4 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (10.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.00%) JBuilder
2 3 (4.00%) JUnit
2 3 (4.00%) RSpec
3 2 (2.67%) Grunt
3 2 (2.67%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.33%) Selenium
4 1 (1.33%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (2.67%) Marketing
1 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (90.67%) Developer
2 24 (32.00%) Software Developer
3 17 (22.67%) Java Developer
4 16 (21.33%) PHP Developer
5 12 (16.00%) .NET Developer
5 12 (16.00%) Lead Developer
5 12 (16.00%) Senior Developer
5 12 (16.00%) Team Leader
6 11 (14.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 10 (13.33%) Software Manager
8 9 (12.00%) Angular Developer
8 9 (12.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 9 (12.00%) Senior Software Developer
9 8 (10.67%) Java Software Developer
10 7 (9.33%) .NET Software Developer
11 6 (8.00%) MySQL Developer
12 5 (6.67%) Principal Developer
12 5 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
13 4 (5.33%) Java Team Leader
13 4 (5.33%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (38.67%) .NET
2 10 (13.33%) AngularJS
2 10 (13.33%) Sass
3 9 (12.00%) HTML
4 8 (10.67%) CSS
4 8 (10.67%) ELK Stack
4 8 (10.67%) Ember.js
4 8 (10.67%) Haml
4 8 (10.67%) OOCSS
4 8 (10.67%) React
5 6 (8.00%) HTML5
6 5 (6.67%) jQuery
6 5 (6.67%) REST
7 4 (5.33%) JSON
8 3 (4.00%) Apache Cordova
8 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (4.00%) Web Services
9 2 (2.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 2 (2.67%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (2.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 37 (49.33%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (16.00%) User Experience
3 7 (9.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.67%) Fintech
4 2 (2.67%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 25 (33.33%) Linux
2 8 (10.67%) CoreOS
2 8 (10.67%) Ubuntu
3 3 (4.00%) Android
4 2 (2.67%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.67%) Windows
4 2 (2.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (57.33%) Scrum
2 37 (49.33%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (24.00%) TDD
4 17 (22.67%) BDD
4 17 (22.67%) OOP
5 16 (21.33%) OOD
6 14 (18.67%) Open Source
7 13 (17.33%) Mentoring
8 9 (12.00%) Front End Development
9 8 (10.67%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
9 8 (10.67%) DevOps
10 6 (8.00%) Project Management
11 5 (6.67%) Web Development
12 4 (5.33%) Software Engineering
13 3 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (4.00%) E-Commerce
13 3 (4.00%) Line Management
13 3 (4.00%) SEO
13 3 (4.00%) SOA
14 2 (2.67%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (100.00%) Ruby
2 41 (54.67%) PHP
3 35 (46.67%) Java
4 29 (38.67%) JavaScript
5 23 (30.67%) C
6 16 (21.33%) C++
6 16 (21.33%) Python
7 15 (20.00%) C#
8 13 (17.33%) Perl
9 8 (10.67%) CoffeeScript
9 8 (10.67%) ES6
10 3 (4.00%) PHP 5
11 2 (2.67%) SQL
12 1 (1.33%) Go
12 1 (1.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (14.67%) Docker
2 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.67%) KVM
2 2 (2.67%) oVirt
2 2 (2.67%) Postfix
2 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.67%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (2.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (10.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (10.67%) Snowplow
2 3 (4.00%) Facebook
2 3 (4.00%) Google
2 3 (4.00%) New Relic
2 3 (4.00%) Twitter
3 2 (2.67%) Apple
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.67%) VMware
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