Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Ruby on Rails skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby on Rails (RoR)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 255 230 265
Rank change year-on-year -25 +35 -7
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 37 48 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.47% 0.64% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.99% 1.47% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 37 43 7
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.89% -4.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £33,750 £27,500 £30,700
90th Percentile £63,750 £46,250 £60,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £36,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year +38.89% -12.73% +10.00%

Ruby on Rails is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3734 3259 2943
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 47.22% 43.69% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3150 2882 2593
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.36%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,525 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £55,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Ruby on Rails
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Ruby on Rails as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby on Rails in Manchester

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Ruby on Rails in Manchester

Ruby on Rails
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby on Rails in Manchester

Ruby on Rails
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 within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +1 19 £50,000 +42.86%
Cheadle - 4 £42,500 - 1
Ruby on Rails
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 36 (97.30%) Ruby
2 31 (83.78%) TDD
2 31 (83.78%) JavaScript
3 29 (78.38%) HTML
3 29 (78.38%) CSS
4 24 (64.86%) Scrum
5 22 (59.46%) PHP
6 20 (54.05%) AngularJS
7 18 (48.65%) HTML5
7 18 (48.65%) CSS3
8 17 (45.95%) RESTful
8 17 (45.95%) Web Services
8 17 (45.95%) Web Development
9 16 (43.24%) Linux
10 15 (40.54%) MySQL
10 15 (40.54%) Java
10 15 (40.54%) SOA
10 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (40.54%) BDD
10 15 (40.54%) jQuery
10 15 (40.54%) Responsive Web Design
11 14 (37.84%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (37.84%) Mentoring
11 14 (37.84%) Ajax
11 14 (37.84%) SOAP
12 13 (35.14%) MVC
12 13 (35.14%) User Experience
13 12 (32.43%) Python
13 12 (32.43%) SDLC
14 11 (29.73%) OO

Ruby on Rails
Co-occurring 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 9 (24.32%) Apache
1 9 (24.32%) nginx
2 1 (2.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 5 (13.51%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) SSL
2 5 (13.51%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) MySQL
2 6 (16.22%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (13.51%) NoSQL
3 5 (13.51%) Redis
4 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.11%) Jasmine
2 3 (8.11%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (8.11%) Xcode
3 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.41%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (5.41%) Selenium
3 2 (5.41%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.70%) RSpec
General
1 6 (16.22%) Advertising
2 2 (5.41%) Games
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (81.08%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (16.22%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Web Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Architect
5 5 (13.51%) Java Architect
5 5 (13.51%) PHP Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Applications Architect
6 3 (8.11%) iOS Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Java Applications Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Java Technical Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Lead Web Developer
7 2 (5.41%) PHP Technical Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Scrum Master
7 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (78.38%) CSS
1 29 (78.38%) HTML
2 20 (54.05%) AngularJS
3 18 (48.65%) CSS3
3 18 (48.65%) HTML5
4 17 (45.95%) RESTful
4 17 (45.95%) Web Services
5 15 (40.54%) jQuery
6 14 (37.84%) Ajax
6 14 (37.84%) SOAP
7 10 (27.03%) React
7 10 (27.03%) YUI
8 9 (24.32%) J2EE
8 9 (24.32%) LAMP
8 9 (24.32%) LEMP Stack
9 7 (18.92%) REST
10 6 (16.22%) Django
10 6 (16.22%) Flask
10 6 (16.22%) JSON
10 6 (16.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (35.14%) User Experience
3 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
3 5 (13.51%) Mobile App
4 4 (10.81%) iPad
5 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (83.78%) TDD
2 24 (64.86%) Scrum
3 17 (45.95%) Web Development
4 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (40.54%) BDD
4 15 (40.54%) Responsive Web Design
4 15 (40.54%) SOA
5 14 (37.84%) Mentoring
6 13 (35.14%) MVC
7 12 (32.43%) SDLC
8 11 (29.73%) OO
8 11 (29.73%) Web Application Development
9 10 (27.03%) Microservices
10 9 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
10 9 (24.32%) Test Automation
11 8 (21.62%) Front End Development
11 8 (21.62%) Unit Testing
12 7 (18.92%) Coaching
12 7 (18.92%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 36 (97.30%) Ruby
2 31 (83.78%) JavaScript
3 22 (59.46%) PHP
4 15 (40.54%) Java
5 12 (32.43%) Python
6 10 (27.03%) SQL
7 5 (13.51%) Go
8 3 (8.11%) Apple Swift
8 3 (8.11%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.70%) C#
9 1 (2.70%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
1 5 (13.51%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) QA
2 5 (13.51%) Web Application Security Consortium
Vendors
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft