The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 205 170 164
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -6
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 4 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.080% 0.11% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.29% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 15
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +69.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,950 £43,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,278 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Ruby on Rails
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1679 1363 1580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.64% 37.43% 42.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1340 1121 1358
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the West Yorkshire region.

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Ruby on Rails
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Leeds -28 2 £44,663 -0.75%
Bradford - 2 £40,500 -
Ruby on Rails
Yorkshire

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 15 (100.00%) Ruby
2 13 (86.67%) MySQL
3 11 (73.33%) CSS
3 11 (73.33%) HTML
4 9 (60.00%) PHP
5 7 (46.67%) OOP
5 7 (46.67%) Python
5 7 (46.67%) MongoDB
6 6 (40.00%) Perl
6 6 (40.00%) OO
6 6 (40.00%) PHP5
6 6 (40.00%) MVC
7 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
8 4 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (20.00%) Java
9 3 (20.00%) Linux
9 3 (20.00%) Sass
9 3 (20.00%) LESS
9 3 (20.00%) CoffeeScript
10 2 (13.33%) DevOps
10 2 (13.33%) CSS3
10 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
10 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (13.33%) Puppet
10 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
10 2 (13.33%) C#
10 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
10 2 (13.33%) TDD

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 1 (6.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) MySQL
2 7 (46.67%) MongoDB
3 4 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.67%) SQLite
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) RSpec
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) NUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) Ant
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
2 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 5 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) CSS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) CSS
1 11 (73.33%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) Sass
2 3 (20.00%) LESS
3 2 (13.33%) CSS3
4 1 (6.67%) Ajax
4 1 (6.67%) JSON
4 1 (6.67%) Velocity
4 1 (6.67%) Silverlight
4 1 (6.67%) Grails
4 1 (6.67%) Django
4 1 (6.67%) WinForms
4 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.67%) Spring
4 1 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (6.67%) JDBC
4 1 (6.67%) HTML5
4 1 (6.67%) Play Framework
4 1 (6.67%) REST
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) OOP
2 6 (40.00%) OO
2 6 (40.00%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) DevOps
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) Kanban
6 1 (6.67%) Web Development
6 1 (6.67%) AOP
6 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.67%) RUP
6 1 (6.67%) DSDM
6 1 (6.67%) Software Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Ruby
2 9 (60.00%) PHP
3 7 (46.67%) Python
4 6 (40.00%) Perl
4 6 (40.00%) PHP5
5 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (20.00%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) CoffeeScript
7 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
7 2 (13.33%) C#
8 1 (6.67%) Scala
8 1 (6.67%) Groovy
8 1 (6.67%) XAML
8 1 (6.67%) VB6
8 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
8 1 (6.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (6.67%) C++
8 1 (6.67%) SQL
8 1 (6.67%) VB
8 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
2 1 (6.67%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (13.33%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Twitter