The median annual salary for a Ruby on Rails Developer was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
North West / Manchester
Rank 186 178 184
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 13 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.33% 0.12% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.12% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 1
Median salary £44,000 £39,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.82% +30.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.04% -13.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3764 3290 3613
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 96.89% 97.54% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3149 2733 2963
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Ruby on Rails Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby on Rails Developer in Manchester

Ruby on Rails Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer in Manchester.

Salary trend for Ruby on Rails Developer in Manchester

Ruby on Rails Developer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 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
Stockport - 5 £44,000 -
Ruby on Rails Developer
North West

Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Ruby on Rails Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Ruby
1 27 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 25 (92.59%) Git (software)
3 20 (74.07%) RSpec
3 20 (74.07%) git-flow
4 16 (59.26%) Capistrano
4 16 (59.26%) Resque
4 16 (59.26%) Vagrant
5 14 (51.85%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (33.33%) Process Management
6 9 (33.33%) JSON
6 9 (33.33%) iPad
7 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (22.22%) TDD
8 5 (18.52%) Information Security
8 5 (18.52%) PHP
8 5 (18.52%) B2B
8 5 (18.52%) Degree
8 5 (18.52%) User Stories
9 4 (14.81%) OOP
10 1 (3.70%) MySQL
10 1 (3.70%) CMS
10 1 (3.70%) Scrum
10 1 (3.70%) VLE
10 1 (3.70%) Pair Programming
10 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
10 1 (3.70%) Manual Testing
10 1 (3.70%) Web Development
10 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
10 1 (3.70%) Ember.js

Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (3.70%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (92.59%) Git (software)
2 20 (74.07%) git-flow
2 20 (74.07%) RSpec
3 16 (59.26%) Vagrant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 16 (59.26%) Resque
3 9 (33.33%) JSON
4 1 (3.70%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (3.70%) Ember.js
4 1 (3.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Process Management
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) TDD
3 5 (18.52%) B2B
3 5 (18.52%) Information Security
3 5 (18.52%) User Stories
4 4 (14.81%) OOP
5 1 (3.70%) BDD
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (3.70%) DevOps
5 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.70%) Manual Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Pair Programming
5 1 (3.70%) Scrum
5 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Ruby
2 5 (18.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 16 (59.26%) Capistrano
2 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Snowplow