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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 211 184 182
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -2
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 12 25 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.46% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.59% 1.37% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 22
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,400 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+8.21% +5.79%
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
2039 1830 1947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.39% 33.89% 39.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1769 1632 1690
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 23 September 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 23 September 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 0 8 £48,750 +21.87% 1
Birmingham -14 4 £40,000 +23.07%
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 29 (96.67%) Ruby
2 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 17 (56.67%) HTML
4 12 (40.00%) PHP
5 10 (33.33%) CSS
6 9 (30.00%) HTML5
6 9 (30.00%) Node.js
7 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
8 7 (23.33%) Web Development
8 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (23.33%) TDD
8 7 (23.33%) .NET
8 7 (23.33%) Open Source
8 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
9 6 (20.00%) BDD
9 6 (20.00%) C#
10 5 (16.67%) jQuery
10 5 (16.67%) MVC
10 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
11 4 (13.33%) WordPress
11 4 (13.33%) Windows
11 4 (13.33%) Linux
11 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
12 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
12 3 (10.00%) MySQL
12 3 (10.00%) Java
12 3 (10.00%) Pair Programming
12 3 (10.00%) Asset Management
12 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 9 (30.00%) Node.js
2 4 (13.33%) WordPress
3 3 (10.00%) Drupal
4 2 (6.67%) Apache
4 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.33%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) Ant
2 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.67%) Subversion
2 2 (6.67%) Maven
General
1 2 (6.67%) Games
1 2 (6.67%) German Language
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Junior
5 2 (6.67%) Tools Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Junior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Junior Web Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Resourcer
6 1 (3.33%) Recruitment Resourcer
6 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) HTML
2 10 (33.33%) CSS
3 9 (30.00%) HTML5
4 7 (23.33%) .NET
4 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
5 5 (16.67%) jQuery
6 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (6.67%) Ajax
7 2 (6.67%) J2EE
7 2 (6.67%) JSP
7 2 (6.67%) JSON
7 2 (6.67%) JSTL
7 2 (6.67%) Haml
8 1 (3.33%) Laravel
8 1 (3.33%) Spring MVC
8 1 (3.33%) LAMP
8 1 (3.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Open Source
2 2 (6.67%) Social Media
2 2 (6.67%) New Media
2 2 (6.67%) Life Science
2 2 (6.67%) Blog
3 1 (3.33%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 7 (23.33%) Web Development
2 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) TDD
3 6 (20.00%) BDD
4 5 (16.67%) MVC
5 3 (10.00%) Pair Programming
5 3 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (6.67%) Analytics
6 2 (6.67%) Android Development
6 2 (6.67%) iOS Development
6 2 (6.67%) CRM
7 1 (3.33%) OOP
7 1 (3.33%) OO
7 1 (3.33%) RAD
7 1 (3.33%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) Ruby
2 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 12 (40.00%) PHP
4 6 (20.00%) C#
5 3 (10.00%) Java
6 2 (6.67%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (6.67%) VB
6 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Adobe
3 1 (3.33%) Sony
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago