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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 244 211 171
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -40
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 11 39 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.54% 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 1.21% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 37 71
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
2630 3219 3486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.97% 44.26% 47.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2223 2716 3108
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 August 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 August 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
Manchester -23 4 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Cheshire -1 2 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Lancashire - 2 £42,500 - 1
Merseyside - 2 £27,250 -
Cumbria - 1 - -
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 48 (100.00%) Ruby
2 34 (70.83%) HTML
2 34 (70.83%) JavaScript
2 34 (70.83%) CSS
3 24 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (43.75%) C#
5 19 (39.58%) .NET
5 19 (39.58%) Scrum
6 18 (37.50%) TDD
7 17 (35.42%) SQL
8 16 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 15 (31.25%) Open Source
10 12 (25.00%) MySQL
11 11 (22.92%) PHP
11 11 (22.92%) Java
11 11 (22.92%) OOP
12 10 (20.83%) XHTML
12 10 (20.83%) E-Commerce
12 10 (20.83%) VB.NET
12 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET
12 10 (20.83%) XML
12 10 (20.83%) Back Office
12 10 (20.83%) jQuery
12 10 (20.83%) Mentoring
12 10 (20.83%) Coaching
13 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 9 (18.75%) Unit Testing
13 9 (18.75%) Pair Programming
13 9 (18.75%) Retail
13 9 (18.75%) VB

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (6.25%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) MySQL
2 8 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.17%) Redis
4 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.17%) RSpec
2 2 (4.17%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.17%) Subversion
3 1 (2.08%) Xcode
3 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (20.83%) Back Office
2 9 (18.75%) Retail
3 3 (6.25%) Marketing
4 2 (4.17%) Finance
5 1 (2.08%) Publishing
5 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (89.58%) Developer
2 19 (39.58%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 10 (20.83%) .NET Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Lead Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Applications Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Lead .NET Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Django Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Python/Django Developer
7 3 (6.25%) UI/UX Designer
7 3 (6.25%) UI Designer
7 3 (6.25%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (6.25%) UX Designer
7 3 (6.25%) Designer
8 2 (4.17%) Ruby Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Client Services Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Service Manager
9 1 (2.08%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (70.83%) HTML
1 34 (70.83%) CSS
2 19 (39.58%) .NET
3 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET
3 10 (20.83%) XML
3 10 (20.83%) XHTML
3 10 (20.83%) jQuery
4 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 6 (12.50%) Web Services
6 5 (10.42%) Grails
7 3 (6.25%) Django
7 3 (6.25%) Backbone.js
7 3 (6.25%) RESTful
8 2 (4.17%) HTML5
8 2 (4.17%) CSS3
8 2 (4.17%) Ajax
8 2 (4.17%) SOAP
9 1 (2.08%) JSON
9 1 (2.08%) Apache Flex
9 1 (2.08%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.25%) User Experience
3 3 (6.25%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.08%) iPhone
4 1 (2.08%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.33%) Linux
1 4 (8.33%) Android
2 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (39.58%) Scrum
3 18 (37.50%) TDD
4 15 (31.25%) Open Source
5 11 (22.92%) OOP
6 10 (20.83%) E-Commerce
6 10 (20.83%) Mentoring
6 10 (20.83%) Coaching
7 9 (18.75%) Pair Programming
7 9 (18.75%) Unit Testing
8 7 (14.58%) MVC
9 6 (12.50%) Kanban
10 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
11 4 (8.33%) OO
11 4 (8.33%) Mobile Development
12 3 (6.25%) Information Architecture
12 3 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (6.25%) CRM
12 3 (6.25%) ERP
12 3 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) Ruby
2 34 (70.83%) JavaScript
3 21 (43.75%) C#
4 17 (35.42%) SQL
5 11 (22.92%) Java
5 11 (22.92%) PHP
6 10 (20.83%) VB.NET
7 9 (18.75%) VB
8 5 (10.42%) Python
9 2 (4.17%) C++
9 2 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
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