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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 221 226 203
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -23
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 20 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.32% 0.11% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.95% 0.28% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 18
Median salary £42,500 £33,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% -28.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £25,000 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,000 £53,750
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
2107 2129 1982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.16% 37.46% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1760 1933 1712
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,500
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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +2 13 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Warwickshire +7 3 £47,500 +90.00%
Shropshire -13 3 £35,500 -5.33% 1
Coventry +10 1 £37,500 +25.00%
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 36 (100.00%) Ruby
2 23 (63.89%) JavaScript
3 20 (55.56%) TDD
3 20 (55.56%) AngularJS
4 19 (52.78%) Scrum
5 16 (44.44%) BDD
6 13 (36.11%) CoffeeScript
6 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
6 13 (36.11%) User Experience
6 13 (36.11%) Front End Development
7 12 (33.33%) ES6
7 12 (33.33%) React
7 12 (33.33%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
7 12 (33.33%) OOCSS
7 12 (33.33%) GitHub
7 12 (33.33%) Sass
7 12 (33.33%) Ember.js
7 12 (33.33%) Haml
8 11 (30.56%) MySQL
9 9 (25.00%) HTML
10 8 (22.22%) Java
10 8 (22.22%) CSS
11 7 (19.44%) HTTP
11 7 (19.44%) HTML5
11 7 (19.44%) Puppet
11 7 (19.44%) Node.js
11 7 (19.44%) Ajax
11 7 (19.44%) Web Development
11 7 (19.44%) DevOps
12 6 (16.67%) Docker

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 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.78%) JBoss
2 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 12 (33.33%) GitHub
2 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) MySQL
2 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.56%) Maven
3 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.78%) JIRA
3 1 (2.78%) JUnit
3 1 (2.78%) Selenium
3 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 33 (91.67%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 12 (33.33%) Angular Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Technical Leader
5 5 (13.89%) Lead Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Technical Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 4 (11.11%) MySQL Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Team Leader
7 3 (8.33%) Lead Software Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Software Team Leader
7 3 (8.33%) Technical Team Leader
8 2 (5.56%) Lead Web Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Product Owner
8 2 (5.56%) Ruby Developer
8 2 (5.56%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (55.56%) AngularJS
2 12 (33.33%) Ember.js
2 12 (33.33%) Haml
2 12 (33.33%) OOCSS
2 12 (33.33%) React
2 12 (33.33%) Sass
3 9 (25.00%) HTML
4 8 (22.22%) CSS
5 7 (19.44%) Ajax
5 7 (19.44%) HTML5
5 7 (19.44%) Node.js
6 6 (16.67%) REST
7 5 (13.89%) .NET
7 5 (13.89%) CSS3
7 5 (13.89%) Web Services
7 5 (13.89%) XML
8 4 (11.11%) ELK Stack
8 4 (11.11%) JSON
9 3 (8.33%) Django
10 2 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) User Experience
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.78%) Oculus Rift
3 1 (2.78%) Physics
3 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) CoreOS
1 4 (11.11%) Linux
1 4 (11.11%) Ubuntu
2 2 (5.56%) Android
2 2 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) TDD
2 19 (52.78%) Scrum
3 16 (44.44%) BDD
4 13 (36.11%) Front End Development
5 12 (33.33%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
6 7 (19.44%) DevOps
6 7 (19.44%) Web Development
7 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
7 5 (13.89%) Open Source
8 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 3 (8.33%) Pair Programming
9 3 (8.33%) Refactoring
9 3 (8.33%) User Stories
10 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (5.56%) ITIL
10 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
10 2 (5.56%) Project Management
10 2 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Ruby
2 23 (63.89%) JavaScript
3 13 (36.11%) CoffeeScript
4 12 (33.33%) ES6
5 8 (22.22%) Java
6 6 (16.67%) SQL
7 4 (11.11%) PHP
7 4 (11.11%) Python
8 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
9 2 (5.56%) C#
9 2 (5.56%) C++
9 2 (5.56%) VB
9 2 (5.56%) VB6
10 1 (2.78%) Go
10 1 (2.78%) Perl
10 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Puppet
2 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Snowplow
2 2 (5.56%) Google
2 2 (5.56%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago