The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills 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 over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 223 211 161
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -50
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 6 4 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.079% 0.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.22% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 32
Average salary £36,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £53,000 £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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1835 1785 1517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.23% 35.28% 35.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1602 1615 1301
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £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 West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Ruby on Rails
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 across the West Midlands region.

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Ruby on Rails
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Ruby on Rails
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 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
Warwickshire -16 4 £36,500 -14.11%
Birmingham -3 1 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Shropshire - 1 £35,000 -
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 10 (100.00%) Ruby
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) PHP
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) MySQL
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) HTTP
5 3 (30.00%) CMS
5 3 (30.00%) Ajax
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (30.00%) Open Source
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5
5 3 (30.00%) Puppet
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) REST
5 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (30.00%) DevOps
6 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (20.00%) Kony
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 2 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (20.00%) Bluemix

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (30.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (30.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Product Owner
3 2 (20.00%) Software Architect
3 2 (20.00%) VB Developer
3 2 (20.00%) VB6 Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Project Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Product Owner
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) Ajax
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) HTML5
3 3 (30.00%) REST
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Android
2 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps
1 3 (30.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) SOA
2 2 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Ruby
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) PHP
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (20.00%) Perl
6 2 (20.00%) VB
6 2 (20.00%) VB6
7 1 (10.00%) C#
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Kony
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 3 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago