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

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 239 229 264
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +35
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 26 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.99% 0.43% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 12
Median salary £36,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £41,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £64,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
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
2627 2303 3028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.97% 38.14% 40.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2327 1980 2641
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -1 25 £36,000 -28.00% 4
Merseyside - 1 - -
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 50 (100.00%) Ruby
2 28 (56.00%) MySQL
3 24 (48.00%) Git (software)
4 23 (46.00%) PHP
5 22 (44.00%) HTML
6 19 (38.00%) JavaScript
7 17 (34.00%) CSS
8 16 (32.00%) Java
9 15 (30.00%) jQuery
10 14 (28.00%) Web Development
11 12 (24.00%) TDD
12 11 (22.00%) Scrum
13 10 (20.00%) Software Engineering
13 10 (20.00%) SQL
13 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (20.00%) Symfony
14 9 (18.00%) Marketing
15 8 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
15 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (16.00%) RSpec
15 8 (16.00%) Capistrano
16 7 (14.00%) Jenkins
16 7 (14.00%) Linux
17 6 (12.00%) Tomcat
17 6 (12.00%) Python
17 6 (12.00%) Configuration Management
17 6 (12.00%) Maven
17 6 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 6 (12.00%) Resque
17 6 (12.00%) Vagrant

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 (12.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) WordPress
3 1 (2.00%) CMS
3 1 (2.00%) JBoss
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Broadband
1 5 (10.00%) LDAP
2 2 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (56.00%) MySQL
2 8 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (48.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.00%) RSpec
3 7 (14.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (12.00%) git-flow
4 6 (12.00%) GitLab
4 6 (12.00%) Maven
4 6 (12.00%) Vagrant
5 5 (10.00%) JIRA
5 5 (10.00%) Subversion
6 2 (4.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.00%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.00%) JUnit
General
1 9 (18.00%) Marketing
2 2 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (2.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 41 (82.00%) Developer
2 20 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 9 (18.00%) PHP Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Ruby Engineer
4 8 (16.00%) Software Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Software Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Ruby Developer
7 4 (8.00%) MySQL Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Junior
8 3 (6.00%) Junior Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Junior Ruby on Rails Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Lead Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Open Source Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.00%) HTML
2 17 (34.00%) CSS
3 15 (30.00%) jQuery
4 10 (20.00%) Symfony
5 6 (12.00%) JSON
5 6 (12.00%) Resque
5 6 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (10.00%) .NET
6 5 (10.00%) JRuby
6 5 (10.00%) SAML
6 5 (10.00%) Sinatra
7 4 (8.00%) REST
7 4 (8.00%) RESTful
8 3 (6.00%) ELK Stack
8 3 (6.00%) HTML5
8 3 (6.00%) Node.js
8 3 (6.00%) Sass
9 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 2 (4.00%) CSS3
9 2 (4.00%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) User Experience
3 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) BBC
4 1 (2.00%) iPad
4 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.00%) NHS
4 1 (2.00%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Linux
2 4 (8.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) Web Development
2 12 (24.00%) TDD
3 11 (22.00%) Scrum
4 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (12.00%) BDD
6 6 (12.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (12.00%) Microservices
7 5 (10.00%) MVC
7 5 (10.00%) OOP
8 4 (8.00%) Front End Development
8 4 (8.00%) Process Management
9 3 (6.00%) DevOps
9 3 (6.00%) Open Source
10 2 (4.00%) Pair Programming
10 2 (4.00%) Rapid Prototyping
10 2 (4.00%) SDLC
11 1 (2.00%) Continuous Deployment
11 1 (2.00%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) Ruby
2 23 (46.00%) PHP
3 19 (38.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (32.00%) Java
5 10 (20.00%) SQL
6 6 (12.00%) Python
7 5 (10.00%) C
7 5 (10.00%) C++
7 5 (10.00%) Go
7 5 (10.00%) Perl
8 2 (4.00%) Scala
9 1 (2.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Docker
1 1 (2.00%) Shibboleth
1 1 (2.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) Capistrano
2 5 (10.00%) Ansible
2 5 (10.00%) Puppet
3 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) Snowplow
2 2 (4.00%) Google
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle
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