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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 211 230 209
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -21
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 23 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.12% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.11% 0.32% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 14
Median salary £40,750 £25,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+63.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £25,000 £21,850
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £45,000 £60,250
UK excluding London median 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
2068 2174 1973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.86% 36.72% 37.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1722 1957 1685
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,645
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands 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 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 25 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Birmingham +7 14 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Shropshire -4 7 £35,500 -5.33% 1
Warwickshire +6 1 £37,500 +50.00%
Coventry - 1 £37,500 -
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 44 (97.78%) Ruby
2 29 (64.44%) JavaScript
3 25 (55.56%) AngularJS
4 24 (53.33%) Scrum
5 21 (46.67%) MySQL
6 19 (42.22%) HTML
6 19 (42.22%) TDD
7 18 (40.00%) CSS
8 16 (35.56%) BDD
9 13 (28.89%) CoffeeScript
9 13 (28.89%) Git (software)
9 13 (28.89%) Java
9 13 (28.89%) User Experience
9 13 (28.89%) Front End Development
10 12 (26.67%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
10 12 (26.67%) React
10 12 (26.67%) ES6
10 12 (26.67%) HTML5
10 12 (26.67%) Haml
10 12 (26.67%) OOCSS
10 12 (26.67%) GitHub
10 12 (26.67%) Sass
10 12 (26.67%) Ember.js
11 11 (24.44%) REST
12 10 (22.22%) CSS3
12 10 (22.22%) SQL
12 10 (22.22%) Web Services
12 10 (22.22%) XML
12 10 (22.22%) Mentoring
13 9 (20.00%) .NET

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (6.67%) CMS
2 2 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.22%) JBoss
3 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.67%) GitHub
2 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.44%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) HTTP
2 5 (11.11%) LDAP
3 1 (2.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (46.67%) MySQL
2 6 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Git (software)
2 7 (15.56%) Cucumber
3 3 (6.67%) Maven
4 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.22%) JIRA
4 1 (2.22%) JUnit
4 1 (2.22%) Selenium
4 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (91.11%) Developer
2 13 (28.89%) Angular Developer
2 13 (28.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Senior Developer
4 7 (15.56%) ServiceNow Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Technical Leader
6 5 (11.11%) Lead Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Technical Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Java Developer
7 4 (8.89%) MySQL Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Team Leader
8 3 (6.67%) Lead Software Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Software Team Leader
8 3 (6.67%) Technical Team Leader
9 2 (4.44%) Lead Web Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Product Owner
9 2 (4.44%) Ruby Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (55.56%) AngularJS
2 19 (42.22%) HTML
3 18 (40.00%) CSS
4 12 (26.67%) Ember.js
4 12 (26.67%) Haml
4 12 (26.67%) HTML5
4 12 (26.67%) OOCSS
4 12 (26.67%) React
4 12 (26.67%) Sass
5 11 (24.44%) REST
6 10 (22.22%) CSS3
6 10 (22.22%) Web Services
6 10 (22.22%) XML
7 9 (20.00%) .NET
8 7 (15.56%) Ajax
8 7 (15.56%) Node.js
8 7 (15.56%) SOAP
8 7 (15.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (8.89%) ELK Stack
9 4 (8.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) User Experience
2 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.11%) CMDB
3 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.44%) Oculus Rift
4 2 (4.44%) Physics
5 1 (2.22%) SCADA
5 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Linux
2 4 (8.89%) CoreOS
2 4 (8.89%) Ubuntu
3 3 (6.67%) Android
3 3 (6.67%) Unix
3 3 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Scrum
2 19 (42.22%) TDD
3 16 (35.56%) BDD
4 13 (28.89%) Front End Development
5 12 (26.67%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
6 10 (22.22%) Mentoring
7 7 (15.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (15.56%) DevOps
7 7 (15.56%) ITIL
7 7 (15.56%) ITIL V3
7 7 (15.56%) PRINCE2
7 7 (15.56%) Project Management
7 7 (15.56%) SDLC
7 7 (15.56%) Service Management
7 7 (15.56%) Web Development
8 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (13.33%) Open Source
9 5 (11.11%) Asset Management
9 5 (11.11%) Process Management
10 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (97.78%) Ruby
2 29 (64.44%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.89%) CoffeeScript
3 13 (28.89%) Java
4 12 (26.67%) ES6
5 10 (22.22%) SQL
6 6 (13.33%) VB
6 6 (13.33%) VB.NET
6 6 (13.33%) VB6
7 5 (11.11%) PHP
7 5 (11.11%) Python
8 3 (6.67%) C++
9 2 (4.44%) C#
9 2 (4.44%) Go
9 2 (4.44%) Perl
10 1 (2.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) Puppet
2 3 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.44%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.22%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) ServiceNow
2 4 (8.89%) Snowplow
3 3 (6.67%) Google
4 1 (2.22%) VMware
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