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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 209 224 207
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -17
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 25 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.44% 0.088% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.29% 0.25% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 25 5 15
Median salary £37,500 £25,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £37,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -
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
1938 1996 2018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.89% 35.13% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1645 1805 1717
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -4 14 £52,500 +16.66% 4
Shropshire - 8 £35,500 -
Warwickshire +7 2 £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 27 August 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 47 (95.92%) Ruby
2 32 (65.31%) JavaScript
3 30 (61.22%) Scrum
4 28 (57.14%) AngularJS
5 25 (51.02%) MySQL
6 24 (48.98%) HTML
6 24 (48.98%) CSS
7 18 (36.73%) TDD
8 16 (32.65%) BDD
9 15 (30.61%) Java
10 14 (28.57%) XML
10 14 (28.57%) REST
10 14 (28.57%) Mentoring
11 13 (26.53%) Front End Development
11 13 (26.53%) SDLC
11 13 (26.53%) User Experience
11 13 (26.53%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (26.53%) CoffeeScript
11 13 (26.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 13 (26.53%) Cucumber
11 13 (26.53%) HTML5
11 13 (26.53%) Git (software)
11 13 (26.53%) SQL
11 13 (26.53%) SOAP
11 13 (26.53%) Web Services
11 13 (26.53%) Service Management
12 12 (24.49%) .NET
12 12 (24.49%) Haml
12 12 (24.49%) OOCSS
12 12 (24.49%) GitHub

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 2 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.04%) JBoss
2 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.49%) GitHub
2 2 (4.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) LDAP
2 4 (8.16%) HTTP
3 2 (4.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (51.02%) MySQL
2 8 (16.33%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (16.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (26.53%) Cucumber
1 13 (26.53%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.12%) Maven
2 3 (6.12%) Subversion
3 2 (4.08%) CruiseControl
3 2 (4.08%) NUnit
3 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.04%) JIRA
4 1 (2.04%) JUnit
4 1 (2.04%) Selenium
General
1 1 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (95.92%) Developer
2 14 (28.57%) Angular Developer
3 13 (26.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 11 (22.45%) Software Developer
5 10 (20.41%) ServiceNow Developer
6 8 (16.33%) Senior Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Java Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Junior
7 5 (10.20%) Junior Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Lead Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Technical Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Technical Leader
8 4 (8.16%) MySQL Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Lead Software Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Software Team Leader
9 3 (6.12%) Team Leader
9 3 (6.12%) Technical Team Leader
10 2 (4.08%) .NET Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (57.14%) AngularJS
2 24 (48.98%) CSS
2 24 (48.98%) HTML
3 14 (28.57%) REST
3 14 (28.57%) XML
4 13 (26.53%) HTML5
4 13 (26.53%) SOAP
4 13 (26.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 13 (26.53%) Web Services
5 12 (24.49%) .NET
5 12 (24.49%) CSS3
5 12 (24.49%) Ember.js
5 12 (24.49%) Haml
5 12 (24.49%) OOCSS
5 12 (24.49%) React
5 12 (24.49%) Sass
6 5 (10.20%) Node.js
7 4 (8.16%) Ajax
7 4 (8.16%) jQuery
7 4 (8.16%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) User Experience
2 10 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (18.37%) Management Information System
4 7 (14.29%) CMDB
5 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.08%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.08%) Oculus Rift
5 2 (4.08%) Physics
5 2 (4.08%) SCADA
6 1 (2.04%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Linux
1 6 (12.24%) Windows
2 4 (8.16%) CoreOS
2 4 (8.16%) Ubuntu
2 4 (8.16%) Unix
3 2 (4.08%) Android
3 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (61.22%) Scrum
2 18 (36.73%) TDD
3 16 (32.65%) BDD
4 14 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 13 (26.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (26.53%) Front End Development
5 13 (26.53%) SDLC
5 13 (26.53%) Service Management
6 12 (24.49%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
7 11 (22.45%) ITIL
7 11 (22.45%) ITIL V3
7 11 (22.45%) PRINCE2
7 11 (22.45%) Project Management
8 10 (20.41%) Process Management
9 8 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (14.29%) Asset Management
11 6 (12.24%) Web Development
12 4 (8.16%) DevOps
13 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (6.12%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 47 (95.92%) Ruby
2 32 (65.31%) JavaScript
3 15 (30.61%) Java
4 13 (26.53%) CoffeeScript
4 13 (26.53%) SQL
5 12 (24.49%) ES6
6 8 (16.33%) VB
6 8 (16.33%) VB.NET
6 8 (16.33%) VB6
7 5 (10.20%) Python
8 4 (8.16%) C#
9 2 (4.08%) C++
9 2 (4.08%) Go
9 2 (4.08%) Perl
9 2 (4.08%) PHP
10 1 (2.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Puppet
2 2 (4.08%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.08%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) ServiceNow
2 4 (8.16%) Snowplow
3 3 (6.12%) Google
4 2 (4.08%) VMware
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