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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 193 234 212
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -22
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 38 24 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.68% 0.34% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.83% 0.85% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 32
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,550 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
2077 2835 3286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 37.30% 40.34% 49.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1809 2497 2910
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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 +33 35 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Cheshire - 3 £52,500 -
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 47 (100.00%) Ruby
2 36 (76.60%) Enterprise Software
3 30 (63.83%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (61.70%) Scrum
5 26 (55.32%) PHP
5 26 (55.32%) Java
6 21 (44.68%) JavaScript
6 21 (44.68%) .NET
7 19 (40.43%) C
8 18 (38.30%) C#
9 16 (34.04%) C++
9 16 (34.04%) Python
10 14 (29.79%) OOD
10 14 (29.79%) Perl
10 14 (29.79%) Linux
10 14 (29.79%) OOP
11 10 (21.28%) Mentoring
12 8 (17.02%) JSON
13 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (14.89%) Web Services
13 7 (14.89%) HTML
14 6 (12.77%) MySQL
14 6 (12.77%) CSS
14 6 (12.77%) Degree
14 6 (12.77%) jQuery
15 5 (10.64%) Refactoring
15 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
15 5 (10.64%) TDD
15 5 (10.64%) XML
15 5 (10.64%) OOA/OOD

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (4.26%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) GitHub
2 3 (6.38%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) MySQL
2 2 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) JBuilder
1 3 (6.38%) RSpec
2 2 (4.26%) Grunt
2 2 (4.26%) Jasmine
2 2 (4.26%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 41 (87.23%) Developer
2 15 (31.91%) Software Developer
3 12 (25.53%) Lead Developer
3 12 (25.53%) Team Leader
4 10 (21.28%) Java Developer
4 10 (21.28%) PHP Developer
5 9 (19.15%) .NET Developer
5 9 (19.15%) Software Manager
6 8 (17.02%) Ruby Developer
6 8 (17.02%) Senior Developer
7 7 (14.89%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Junior
8 5 (10.64%) Junior Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Principal Developer
9 4 (8.51%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (8.51%) .NET Team Leader
9 4 (8.51%) Java Team Leader
9 4 (8.51%) Lead .NET Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Lead PHP Developer
10 3 (6.38%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (44.68%) .NET
2 8 (17.02%) JSON
3 7 (14.89%) HTML
3 7 (14.89%) Web Services
4 6 (12.77%) CSS
4 6 (12.77%) jQuery
5 5 (10.64%) RESTful
5 5 (10.64%) XML
6 3 (6.38%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (4.26%) Backbone.js
7 2 (4.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (4.26%) Grails
7 2 (4.26%) REST
7 2 (4.26%) Sass
8 1 (2.13%) Django
8 1 (2.13%) Ember.js
8 1 (2.13%) HTML5
8 1 (2.13%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 36 (76.60%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.64%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.38%) User Experience
4 2 (4.26%) Fintech
4 2 (4.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.79%) Linux
2 3 (6.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (63.83%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (61.70%) Scrum
3 14 (29.79%) OOD
3 14 (29.79%) OOP
4 10 (21.28%) Mentoring
5 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (10.64%) OO
6 5 (10.64%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (10.64%) Refactoring
6 5 (10.64%) TDD
7 4 (8.51%) Line Management
8 3 (6.38%) Project Management
8 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.26%) Business Development
9 2 (4.26%) Functional Testing
9 2 (4.26%) Open Source
10 1 (2.13%) Android Development
10 1 (2.13%) API Design
10 1 (2.13%) Presales
10 1 (2.13%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Ruby
2 26 (55.32%) Java
2 26 (55.32%) PHP
3 21 (44.68%) JavaScript
4 19 (40.43%) C
5 18 (38.30%) C#
6 16 (34.04%) C++
6 16 (34.04%) Python
7 14 (29.79%) Perl
8 1 (2.13%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) New Relic
2 1 (2.13%) HP
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