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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 228 243 246
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 27 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.99% 0.49% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 13
Median salary £35,000 £36,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
2714 2648 3185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.65% 39.44% 43.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2337 2285 2728
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,230
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 29 September 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 29 September 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 25 £35,000 - 10
Merseyside -23 2 - -
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 57 (100.00%) Ruby
2 36 (63.16%) MySQL
3 26 (45.61%) TDD
4 25 (43.86%) Scrum
4 25 (43.86%) JavaScript
4 25 (43.86%) PHP
5 21 (36.84%) BDD
6 20 (35.09%) HTML
7 18 (31.58%) Git (software)
8 15 (26.32%) CSS
9 14 (24.56%) Java
9 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (24.56%) jQuery
9 14 (24.56%) Web Development
10 10 (17.54%) DevOps
10 10 (17.54%) User Experience
10 10 (17.54%) .NET
10 10 (17.54%) Front End Development
10 10 (17.54%) ELK Stack
10 10 (17.54%) Snowplow
11 9 (15.79%) Marketing
12 8 (14.04%) Linux
12 8 (14.04%) Sass
12 8 (14.04%) Symfony
13 7 (12.28%) GitHub
13 7 (12.28%) AngularJS
13 7 (12.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (12.28%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (10.53%) OOCSS
14 6 (10.53%) Ember.js

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 6 (10.53%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.75%) JBoss
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) GitHub
2 3 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) LDAP
2 2 (3.51%) Internet
3 1 (1.75%) HTTP
3 1 (1.75%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (63.16%) MySQL
2 4 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (31.58%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.77%) JIRA
2 5 (8.77%) Maven
2 5 (8.77%) Subversion
3 3 (5.26%) RSpec
4 2 (3.51%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.51%) Jasmine
4 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.75%) git-flow
5 1 (1.75%) GitLab
5 1 (1.75%) JUnit
5 1 (1.75%) Selenium
5 1 (1.75%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (15.79%) Marketing
2 1 (1.75%) Advertising
2 1 (1.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 53 (92.98%) Developer
2 24 (42.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 10 (17.54%) PHP Developer
4 9 (15.79%) Software Developer
5 8 (14.04%) MySQL Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Angular Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (10.53%) Junior
7 6 (10.53%) Junior Developer
7 6 (10.53%) Junior Ruby on Rails Developer
7 6 (10.53%) Senior Developer
7 6 (10.53%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Lead Developer
9 3 (5.26%) .NET Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Ruby Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Ruby Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Software Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Web Developer
10 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.09%) HTML
2 15 (26.32%) CSS
3 14 (24.56%) jQuery
4 10 (17.54%) .NET
4 10 (17.54%) ELK Stack
5 8 (14.04%) Sass
5 8 (14.04%) Symfony
6 7 (12.28%) AngularJS
6 7 (12.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (10.53%) Ember.js
7 6 (10.53%) Haml
7 6 (10.53%) OOCSS
7 6 (10.53%) React
8 5 (8.77%) JRuby
8 5 (8.77%) Node.js
8 5 (8.77%) SAML
8 5 (8.77%) Sinatra
9 4 (7.02%) REST
10 3 (5.26%) RESTful
11 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) User Experience
2 7 (12.28%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) BBC
4 1 (1.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.04%) Linux
2 6 (10.53%) CoreOS
2 6 (10.53%) Ubuntu
3 4 (7.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (45.61%) TDD
2 25 (43.86%) Scrum
3 21 (36.84%) BDD
4 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (24.56%) Web Development
5 10 (17.54%) DevOps
5 10 (17.54%) Front End Development
6 6 (10.53%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
6 6 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 5 (8.77%) Open Source
8 4 (7.02%) MVC
8 4 (7.02%) OOP
9 3 (5.26%) Rapid Prototyping
10 2 (3.51%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (3.51%) Pair Programming
10 2 (3.51%) SDLC
11 1 (1.75%) Automated Testing
11 1 (1.75%) Feasibility Study
11 1 (1.75%) Open Source Development
11 1 (1.75%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) Ruby
2 25 (43.86%) JavaScript
2 25 (43.86%) PHP
3 14 (24.56%) Java
4 6 (10.53%) CoffeeScript
4 6 (10.53%) ES6
4 6 (10.53%) SQL
5 3 (5.26%) Python
6 1 (1.75%) C#
6 1 (1.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) Puppet
2 3 (5.26%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Snowplow
2 1 (1.75%) Google
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle
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