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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
England / North West
Rank 219 188 234
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +46
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 32 40 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.54% 0.72% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.29% 1.95% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 29 40 23
Median salary £42,500 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

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
2475 2053 2751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.58% 36.83% 39.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2159 1787 2412
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -35 28 £44,000 -26.66% 2
Cheshire +13 4 £37,500 -28.57% 3
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 59 (100.00%) Ruby
2 35 (59.32%) Git (software)
3 22 (37.29%) JavaScript
4 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (32.20%) PHP
6 17 (28.81%) HTML
6 17 (28.81%) RSpec
7 16 (27.12%) TDD
8 15 (25.42%) Java
8 15 (25.42%) git-flow
9 14 (23.73%) MySQL
10 13 (22.03%) SQL
11 12 (20.34%) Capistrano
11 12 (20.34%) Vagrant
12 11 (18.64%) Resque
12 11 (18.64%) CSS
12 11 (18.64%) Scrum
13 10 (16.95%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (16.95%) Web Development
14 9 (15.25%) jQuery
15 8 (13.56%) iPad
15 8 (13.56%) Software Engineering
15 8 (13.56%) OOP
16 7 (11.86%) MongoDB
16 7 (11.86%) Jenkins
16 7 (11.86%) JSON
16 7 (11.86%) Symfony
17 6 (10.17%) RESTful
17 6 (10.17%) HTML5

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 (3.39%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.39%) WordPress
2 1 (1.69%) CMS
2 1 (1.69%) JBoss
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.69%) Heroku
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) Broadband
2 1 (1.69%) HTTP
2 1 (1.69%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.73%) MySQL
2 10 (16.95%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (11.86%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (59.32%) Git (software)
2 17 (28.81%) RSpec
3 15 (25.42%) git-flow
4 12 (20.34%) Vagrant
5 7 (11.86%) Jenkins
6 6 (10.17%) GitLab
7 2 (3.39%) Xcode
8 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.69%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.69%) JUnit
8 1 (1.69%) Maven
General
1 5 (8.47%) Advertising
1 5 (8.47%) Back Office
1 5 (8.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (84.75%) Developer
2 26 (44.07%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 17 (28.81%) Ruby Developer
4 5 (8.47%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) MongoDB Developer
4 5 (8.47%) PHP Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Ruby Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) Software Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) SQL Developer
5 3 (5.08%) Software Developer
6 2 (3.39%) iOS Developer
6 2 (3.39%) Junior
6 2 (3.39%) Junior Developer
6 2 (3.39%) Junior Ruby on Rails Developer
6 2 (3.39%) Principal Technologist
6 2 (3.39%) Technologist
7 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (1.69%) Digital Developer
7 1 (1.69%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.81%) HTML
2 11 (18.64%) CSS
2 11 (18.64%) Resque
3 9 (15.25%) jQuery
4 7 (11.86%) JSON
4 7 (11.86%) Symfony
5 6 (10.17%) HTML5
5 6 (10.17%) RESTful
6 5 (8.47%) CSS3
7 4 (6.78%) Sass
8 3 (5.08%) .NET
8 3 (5.08%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (5.08%) REST
8 3 (5.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (3.39%) Backbone.js
9 2 (3.39%) J2EE
9 2 (3.39%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (3.39%) Play Framework
9 2 (3.39%) Spring
9 2 (3.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) iPad
2 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.08%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.39%) User Experience
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Linux
2 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.12%) TDD
3 11 (18.64%) Scrum
4 10 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (16.95%) Web Development
5 8 (13.56%) OOP
5 8 (13.56%) Software Engineering
6 6 (10.17%) Configuration Management
6 6 (10.17%) Microservices
6 6 (10.17%) Process Management
7 5 (8.47%) BDD
7 5 (8.47%) User Stories
8 4 (6.78%) B2B
8 4 (6.78%) Information Security
8 4 (6.78%) Open Source
9 3 (5.08%) DevOps
9 3 (5.08%) MVC
9 3 (5.08%) OO
9 3 (5.08%) Regression Testing
10 2 (3.39%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) Ruby
2 22 (37.29%) JavaScript
3 19 (32.20%) PHP
4 15 (25.42%) Java
5 13 (22.03%) SQL
6 5 (8.47%) C
6 5 (8.47%) C++
6 5 (8.47%) Go
6 5 (8.47%) Perl
6 5 (8.47%) Python
7 4 (6.78%) Scala
8 3 (5.08%) C#
9 2 (3.39%) Clojure
9 2 (3.39%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Docker
1 1 (1.69%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (20.34%) Capistrano
2 5 (8.47%) Ansible
2 5 (8.47%) Puppet
3 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (5.08%) Snowplow
2 2 (3.39%) Google
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle
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