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

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 217 242 219
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -23
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 29 15 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.49% 0.23% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.23% 0.56% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 36
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,550 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median 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
2365 2673 3139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.22% 40.70% 44.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2041 2251 2650
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +16 27 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Cheshire +37 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Lancashire +17 1 £47,500 +11.76%
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 66 (100.00%) Ruby
2 32 (48.48%) PHP
3 31 (46.97%) MySQL
4 29 (43.94%) Scrum
5 25 (37.88%) TDD
6 23 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (34.85%) Java
7 21 (31.82%) BDD
7 21 (31.82%) JavaScript
8 20 (30.30%) .NET
9 17 (25.76%) CSS
9 17 (25.76%) Git (software)
10 15 (22.73%) Open Source
10 15 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (21.21%) Linux
11 14 (21.21%) Web Development
12 13 (19.70%) HTML
13 12 (18.18%) Front End Development
14 11 (16.67%) User Experience
15 10 (15.15%) ELK Stack
15 10 (15.15%) Snowplow
15 10 (15.15%) GitHub
15 10 (15.15%) Sass
15 10 (15.15%) AngularJS
15 10 (15.15%) DevOps
16 9 (13.64%) Docker
16 9 (13.64%) C
17 8 (12.12%) OOP
17 8 (12.12%) Ubuntu
17 8 (12.12%) Computer Science

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 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.55%) CMS
2 3 (4.55%) ColdFusion
2 3 (4.55%) Drupal
2 3 (4.55%) Joomla!
2 3 (4.55%) WordPress
3 2 (3.03%) Apache
3 2 (3.03%) nginx
4 1 (1.52%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.15%) GitHub
2 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.03%) Google Apps
4 1 (1.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.52%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) LDAP
2 3 (4.55%) Internet
2 3 (4.55%) Intranet
3 2 (3.03%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (3.03%) BGP
3 2 (3.03%) DNS
3 2 (3.03%) Ethernet
3 2 (3.03%) HTTP
3 2 (3.03%) OSPF
3 2 (3.03%) SAN
3 2 (3.03%) VoIP
3 2 (3.03%) VPN
4 1 (1.52%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (46.97%) MySQL
2 6 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.55%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.03%) Redis
6 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (25.76%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.58%) JIRA
2 5 (7.58%) Maven
2 5 (7.58%) Subversion
3 2 (3.03%) Jasmine
3 2 (3.03%) JUnit
3 2 (3.03%) RSpec
4 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.52%) Grunt
4 1 (1.52%) JBuilder
4 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.52%) Selenium
General
1 3 (4.55%) Marketing
2 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 59 (89.39%) Developer
2 22 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 22 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 13 (19.70%) Senior Developer
4 11 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
5 10 (15.15%) MySQL Developer
6 9 (13.64%) Angular Developer
6 9 (13.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 9 (13.64%) PHP Developer
7 8 (12.12%) Java Developer
8 6 (9.09%) .NET Developer
8 6 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
9 5 (7.58%) .NET Software Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Junior
9 5 (7.58%) Junior Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Web Developer
10 4 (6.06%) Junior Ruby on Rails Developer
10 4 (6.06%) Lead Developer
10 4 (6.06%) Software Manager
11 3 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.30%) .NET
2 17 (25.76%) CSS
3 13 (19.70%) HTML
4 10 (15.15%) AngularJS
4 10 (15.15%) ELK Stack
4 10 (15.15%) Sass
5 8 (12.12%) Ember.js
5 8 (12.12%) Haml
5 8 (12.12%) jQuery
5 8 (12.12%) OOCSS
5 8 (12.12%) React
6 7 (10.61%) Node.js
7 6 (9.09%) JRuby
8 5 (7.58%) HTML5
8 5 (7.58%) REST
8 5 (7.58%) SAML
8 5 (7.58%) Sinatra
8 5 (7.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET
10 3 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (16.67%) User Experience
3 8 (12.12%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.52%) BBC
5 1 (1.52%) Fintech
5 1 (1.52%) NHS
5 1 (1.52%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.21%) Linux
2 8 (12.12%) CoreOS
2 8 (12.12%) Ubuntu
3 4 (6.06%) Unix
4 2 (3.03%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.03%) Windows
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.94%) Scrum
2 25 (37.88%) TDD
3 23 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (31.82%) BDD
5 15 (22.73%) Open Source
6 14 (21.21%) Web Development
7 12 (18.18%) Front End Development
8 10 (15.15%) DevOps
9 8 (12.12%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
9 8 (12.12%) OOP
10 7 (10.61%) Mentoring
11 6 (9.09%) Software Engineering
12 5 (7.58%) Project Management
13 4 (6.06%) OOD
14 3 (4.55%) E-Commerce
14 3 (4.55%) MVC
14 3 (4.55%) SEO
14 3 (4.55%) SOA
15 2 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
15 2 (3.03%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 66 (100.00%) Ruby
2 32 (48.48%) PHP
3 23 (34.85%) Java
4 21 (31.82%) JavaScript
5 9 (13.64%) C
6 8 (12.12%) CoffeeScript
6 8 (12.12%) ES6
7 5 (7.58%) Python
8 4 (6.06%) SQL
9 3 (4.55%) PHP 5
10 2 (3.03%) C++
11 1 (1.52%) C#
11 1 (1.52%) Go
11 1 (1.52%) Perl
11 1 (1.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 9 (13.64%) Docker
2 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.03%) KVM
2 2 (3.03%) oVirt
2 2 (3.03%) Postfix
2 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.03%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (3.03%) Xen
3 1 (1.52%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) Puppet
2 1 (1.52%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 10 (15.15%) Snowplow
2 3 (4.55%) Facebook
2 3 (4.55%) Google
2 3 (4.55%) Twitter
3 2 (3.03%) Apple
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.03%) VMware
4 1 (1.52%) New Relic
Stockport, Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £20k - 35k per year
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