The table below looks at the statistics for the Ruby on Rails Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank - 209 202
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.037% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.039% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Ruby on Rails Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5348 5176 4597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.48% 95.13% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4465 4406 3923
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Ruby on Rails Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Ruby on Rails Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Ruby on Rails Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer across the West Midlands region.

Ruby on Rails Developer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title 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 with Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) ActionScript
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) PhoneGap
3 1 (25.00%) CoffeeScript
3 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (25.00%) Facebook
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter
3 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title 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 with Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) RSpec
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) PhoneGap
3 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) CoffeeScript
2 1 (25.00%) RubyMotion
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) ActionScript
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Facebook
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter