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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
England / North West
Rank 223 215 244
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +29
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 26 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.44% 0.32% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.04% 0.87% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 15
Median salary £42,500 £61,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.61% +22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £46,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £62,500 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
2494 2062 2810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.97% 37.13% 41.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2214 1799 2488
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 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -20 25 £42,500 -32.00% 2
Cheshire +16 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 53 (100.00%) Ruby
2 28 (52.83%) Git (software)
3 21 (39.62%) PHP
3 21 (39.62%) JavaScript
4 19 (35.85%) HTML
5 18 (33.96%) MySQL
6 14 (26.42%) Java
6 14 (26.42%) TDD
6 14 (26.42%) RSpec
7 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (22.64%) Scrum
8 12 (22.64%) jQuery
8 12 (22.64%) git-flow
9 10 (18.87%) Symfony
9 10 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (18.87%) Capistrano
9 10 (18.87%) Vagrant
9 10 (18.87%) SQL
9 10 (18.87%) CSS
10 9 (16.98%) Resque
11 8 (15.09%) Marketing
11 8 (15.09%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
12 7 (13.21%) Web Development
12 7 (13.21%) Jenkins
12 7 (13.21%) iPad
13 6 (11.32%) BDD
13 6 (11.32%) JSON
13 6 (11.32%) OOP
13 6 (11.32%) Linux

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 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.77%) WordPress
2 1 (1.89%) CMS
2 1 (1.89%) JBoss
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.89%) Heroku
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) Broadband
2 1 (1.89%) HTTP
2 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.96%) MySQL
2 8 (15.09%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.55%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (52.83%) Git (software)
2 14 (26.42%) RSpec
3 12 (22.64%) git-flow
4 10 (18.87%) Vagrant
5 7 (13.21%) Jenkins
6 6 (11.32%) GitLab
7 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.89%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.89%) JUnit
7 1 (1.89%) Maven
General
1 8 (15.09%) Marketing
2 4 (7.55%) Advertising
3 2 (3.77%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 44 (83.02%) Developer
2 23 (43.40%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 12 (22.64%) Ruby Developer
4 8 (15.09%) PHP Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Ruby Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Junior
6 3 (5.66%) Junior Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Junior Ruby on Rails Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.77%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.77%) MongoDB Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Principal Technologist
7 2 (3.77%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Technologist
8 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 1 (1.89%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Digital Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.85%) HTML
2 12 (22.64%) jQuery
3 10 (18.87%) CSS
3 10 (18.87%) Symfony
4 9 (16.98%) Resque
5 6 (11.32%) JSON
6 5 (9.43%) HTML5
6 5 (9.43%) RESTful
7 4 (7.55%) CSS3
8 3 (5.66%) .NET
8 3 (5.66%) ELK Stack
8 3 (5.66%) REST
8 3 (5.66%) Sass
8 3 (5.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (3.77%) Ajax
9 2 (3.77%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.77%) J2EE
9 2 (3.77%) Play Framework
9 2 (3.77%) Spring
9 2 (3.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) iPad
2 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) User Experience
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) TDD
2 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (22.64%) Scrum
4 10 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
6 7 (13.21%) Web Development
7 6 (11.32%) BDD
7 6 (11.32%) Configuration Management
7 6 (11.32%) Microservices
7 6 (11.32%) OOP
8 5 (9.43%) Process Management
9 4 (7.55%) Information Security
9 4 (7.55%) Open Source
9 4 (7.55%) User Stories
10 3 (5.66%) DevOps
10 3 (5.66%) MVC
11 2 (3.77%) Continuous Delivery
11 2 (3.77%) Manual Testing
11 2 (3.77%) OO
11 2 (3.77%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) Ruby
2 21 (39.62%) JavaScript
2 21 (39.62%) PHP
3 14 (26.42%) Java
4 10 (18.87%) SQL
5 5 (9.43%) C
5 5 (9.43%) C++
5 5 (9.43%) Go
5 5 (9.43%) Perl
5 5 (9.43%) Python
6 4 (7.55%) Scala
7 3 (5.66%) C#
8 2 (3.77%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Docker
1 1 (1.89%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (18.87%) Capistrano
2 5 (9.43%) Ansible
2 5 (9.43%) Puppet
3 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (5.66%) Snowplow
2 2 (3.77%) Google
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle
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