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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 214 154 183
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +29
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 16 56 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.28% 1.05% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.80% 2.92% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15 56 16
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
1992 1920 1876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.64% 36.09% 40.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1769 1718 1665
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,750
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 31 October 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 31 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -8 13 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Birmingham -35 3 £34,500 +6.15%
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 30 (96.77%) Ruby
2 20 (64.52%) JavaScript
3 18 (58.06%) PHP
4 17 (54.84%) HTML
5 14 (45.16%) Node.js
6 10 (32.26%) CSS
7 9 (29.03%) .NET
7 9 (29.03%) Web Development
7 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
7 9 (29.03%) Open Source
7 9 (29.03%) AngularJS
8 8 (25.81%) jQuery
8 8 (25.81%) C#
8 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
9 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
9 7 (22.58%) MVC
9 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (22.58%) TDD
9 7 (22.58%) BDD
10 6 (19.35%) HTML5
10 6 (19.35%) GitHub
10 6 (19.35%) JSON
11 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
11 5 (16.13%) Ajax
11 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
11 5 (16.13%) Intranet
11 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
11 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
11 5 (16.13%) VB
11 5 (16.13%) VB.NET

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 14 (45.16%) Node.js
2 4 (12.90%) WordPress
3 3 (9.68%) Drupal
4 2 (6.45%) Apache
4 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) Ant
2 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.45%) Subversion
2 2 (6.45%) Maven
General
1 2 (6.45%) Games
1 2 (6.45%) German Language
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Web Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Software Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Junior
5 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Tools Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Junior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Junior Web Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Resourcer
6 1 (3.23%) Recruitment Resourcer
6 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) HTML
2 10 (32.26%) CSS
3 9 (29.03%) .NET
3 9 (29.03%) AngularJS
4 8 (25.81%) jQuery
5 6 (19.35%) JSON
5 6 (19.35%) HTML5
6 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET
6 5 (16.13%) Ajax
6 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
7 3 (9.68%) LAMP
8 2 (6.45%) J2EE
8 2 (6.45%) JSP
8 2 (6.45%) Haml
8 2 (6.45%) JSTL
9 1 (3.23%) WAMP
9 1 (3.23%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Open Source
2 5 (16.13%) New Media
3 2 (6.45%) Social Media
3 2 (6.45%) Life Science
3 2 (6.45%) Blog
4 1 (3.23%) Xbox
4 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Android
2 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Web Development
2 7 (22.58%) MVC
2 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (22.58%) TDD
2 7 (22.58%) BDD
3 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
4 4 (12.90%) Pair Programming
5 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.45%) CRM
6 2 (6.45%) Analytics
6 2 (6.45%) Android Development
6 2 (6.45%) iOS Development
6 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.23%) OpenUP
7 1 (3.23%) SEO
7 1 (3.23%) OOP
7 1 (3.23%) RAD
7 1 (3.23%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 30 (96.77%) Ruby
2 20 (64.52%) JavaScript
3 18 (58.06%) PHP
4 8 (25.81%) C#
5 5 (16.13%) VB
5 5 (16.13%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.45%) Java
6 2 (6.45%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Adobe
3 1 (3.23%) Sony
3 1 (3.23%) SAP
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