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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 204 137 183
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +46
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 8 64 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 1.32% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 3.55% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 7 61 18
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
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
1800 1801 2061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.61% 37.14% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1663 1575 1876
Average salary £39,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £47,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 2014. 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
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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 -29 8 £32,500 -27.77%
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 20 (95.24%) Ruby
2 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
2 17 (80.95%) PHP
3 16 (76.19%) HTML
4 13 (61.90%) Node.js
5 10 (47.62%) jQuery
6 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
6 9 (42.86%) CSS
7 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
8 7 (33.33%) Open Source
8 7 (33.33%) JSON
8 7 (33.33%) C#
8 7 (33.33%) .NET
9 6 (28.57%) MVC
9 6 (28.57%) Web Development
9 6 (28.57%) GitHub
10 5 (23.81%) New Media
10 5 (23.81%) BDD
10 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
10 5 (23.81%) Ajax
10 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (23.81%) TDD
10 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
10 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
10 5 (23.81%) Intranet
10 5 (23.81%) LAMP
10 5 (23.81%) VB
10 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
10 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 13 (61.90%) Node.js
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) Drupal
3 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Ant
2 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) Maven
General
1 2 (9.52%) Games
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 12 (57.14%) Web Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Junior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Junior Web Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Junior
4 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) HTML
2 10 (47.62%) jQuery
3 9 (42.86%) CSS
4 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
5 7 (33.33%) .NET
5 7 (33.33%) JSON
6 5 (23.81%) LAMP
6 5 (23.81%) Ajax
6 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
6 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
6 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (19.05%) HTML5
8 2 (9.52%) Haml
8 2 (9.52%) WAMP
8 2 (9.52%) JSTL
8 2 (9.52%) J2EE
8 2 (9.52%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Open Source
2 5 (23.81%) New Media
3 3 (14.29%) User Experience
4 1 (4.76%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) MVC
1 6 (28.57%) Web Development
2 5 (23.81%) BDD
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) TDD
3 4 (19.05%) Pair Programming
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.52%) SEO
6 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) Ruby
2 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
2 17 (80.95%) PHP
3 7 (33.33%) C#
4 5 (23.81%) VB
4 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
5 2 (9.52%) Java
5 2 (9.52%) CoffeeScript
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe
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