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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 199 221 195
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -26
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 39 37 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.69% 0.56% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.82% 1.38% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 36 28 57
Median salary £42,500 £38,750 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% +15.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,164
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%
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
2140 2679 3335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.78% 40.75% 46.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1834 2253 2845
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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 £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 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 2 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 +18 34 £42,500 +18.88% 4
Cheshire +29 5 £48,750 +21.87%
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 70 (100.00%) Ruby
2 40 (57.14%) PHP
3 39 (55.71%) Scrum
4 37 (52.86%) Enterprise Software
5 36 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (48.57%) Java
7 29 (41.43%) .NET
8 26 (37.14%) JavaScript
9 23 (32.86%) C
9 23 (32.86%) Linux
10 17 (24.29%) OOP
11 16 (22.86%) C++
11 16 (22.86%) OOD
12 15 (21.43%) TDD
12 15 (21.43%) C#
13 14 (20.00%) MySQL
13 14 (20.00%) Python
13 14 (20.00%) BDD
14 13 (18.57%) Mentoring
14 13 (18.57%) Perl
15 12 (17.14%) Open Source
16 10 (14.29%) GitHub
16 10 (14.29%) User Experience
16 10 (14.29%) Docker
17 9 (12.86%) Sass
18 8 (11.43%) Ember.js
18 8 (11.43%) AngularJS
19 7 (10.00%) Ubuntu
19 7 (10.00%) Git (software)
19 7 (10.00%) OOCSS

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 4 (5.71%) Node.js
2 3 (4.29%) CMS
2 3 (4.29%) ColdFusion
2 3 (4.29%) Drupal
2 3 (4.29%) Joomla!
2 3 (4.29%) WordPress
3 2 (2.86%) Apache
3 2 (2.86%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.29%) GitHub
2 3 (4.29%) Heroku
3 2 (2.86%) Google Apps
4 1 (1.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) Intranet
2 2 (2.86%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (2.86%) BGP
2 2 (2.86%) DNS
2 2 (2.86%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.86%) Internet
2 2 (2.86%) LDAP
2 2 (2.86%) OSPF
2 2 (2.86%) SAN
2 2 (2.86%) VoIP
2 2 (2.86%) VPN
3 1 (1.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.00%) MySQL
2 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.86%) Redis
4 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.29%) JBuilder
2 3 (4.29%) RSpec
3 2 (2.86%) Grunt
3 2 (2.86%) Jasmine
3 2 (2.86%) JUnit
4 1 (1.43%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (2.86%) Marketing
1 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 63 (90.00%) Developer
2 23 (32.86%) Software Developer
3 16 (22.86%) Java Developer
3 16 (22.86%) PHP Developer
4 12 (17.14%) .NET Developer
4 12 (17.14%) Lead Developer
4 12 (17.14%) Senior Developer
4 12 (17.14%) Team Leader
5 10 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 10 (14.29%) Software Manager
6 9 (12.86%) Senior Software Developer
7 8 (11.43%) Java Software Developer
8 7 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 7 (10.00%) Angular Developer
8 7 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 6 (8.57%) MySQL Developer
10 5 (7.14%) Principal Developer
10 5 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (5.71%) Lead .NET Developer
11 4 (5.71%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (41.43%) .NET
2 9 (12.86%) Sass
3 8 (11.43%) AngularJS
3 8 (11.43%) Ember.js
4 7 (10.00%) ELK Stack
4 7 (10.00%) Haml
4 7 (10.00%) OOCSS
4 7 (10.00%) React
5 6 (8.57%) HTML
6 5 (7.14%) CSS
6 5 (7.14%) HTML5
7 4 (5.71%) jQuery
7 4 (5.71%) JSON
8 3 (4.29%) Apache Cordova
8 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET
8 3 (4.29%) REST
8 3 (4.29%) Web Services
9 2 (2.86%) J2EE
9 2 (2.86%) LAMP
9 2 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 37 (52.86%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (14.29%) User Experience
3 6 (8.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.86%) Fintech
4 2 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.86%) Linux
2 7 (10.00%) CoreOS
2 7 (10.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (4.29%) Android
4 2 (2.86%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.86%) Windows
4 2 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (55.71%) Scrum
2 36 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (24.29%) OOP
4 16 (22.86%) OOD
5 15 (21.43%) TDD
6 14 (20.00%) BDD
7 13 (18.57%) Mentoring
8 12 (17.14%) Open Source
9 7 (10.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
9 7 (10.00%) DevOps
9 7 (10.00%) Front End Development
10 6 (8.57%) Project Management
11 4 (5.71%) Web Development
12 3 (4.29%) E-Commerce
12 3 (4.29%) Line Management
12 3 (4.29%) SEO
12 3 (4.29%) SOA
12 3 (4.29%) Software Engineering
13 2 (2.86%) Marketing Automation
13 2 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) Ruby
2 40 (57.14%) PHP
3 34 (48.57%) Java
4 26 (37.14%) JavaScript
5 23 (32.86%) C
6 16 (22.86%) C++
7 15 (21.43%) C#
8 14 (20.00%) Python
9 13 (18.57%) Perl
10 7 (10.00%) CoffeeScript
10 7 (10.00%) ES6
11 3 (4.29%) PHP 5
12 1 (1.43%) Go
Qualifications
1 3 (4.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) QA
System Software
1 10 (14.29%) Docker
2 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.86%) KVM
2 2 (2.86%) oVirt
2 2 (2.86%) Postfix
2 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (2.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (10.00%) Snowplow
2 3 (4.29%) Facebook
2 3 (4.29%) New Relic
2 3 (4.29%) Twitter
3 2 (2.86%) Apple
3 2 (2.86%) Google
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.86%) VMware
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