The median annual salary for a Ruby on Rails Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
England / North West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 276 225 239
Rank change year-on-year -51 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 2 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.029% 0.23% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.24% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 6
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -20.21%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.64% -5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6604 5498 6171
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.65% 97.72% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5400 4661 5042
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Ruby on Rails Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby on Rails Developer in the North West

Ruby on Rails Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Ruby on Rails Developer in the North West

Ruby on Rails Developer
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Manchester -27 2 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Ruby on Rails Developer
England

Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 North West region featuring Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Ruby
1 18 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 14 (77.78%) Git (software)
3 11 (61.11%) RSpec
3 11 (61.11%) git-flow
4 9 (50.00%) Vagrant
4 9 (50.00%) Capistrano
4 9 (50.00%) Resque
5 7 (38.89%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (27.78%) JSON
6 5 (27.78%) Process Management
6 5 (27.78%) PHP
6 5 (27.78%) iPad
7 4 (22.22%) B2B
7 4 (22.22%) TDD
8 3 (16.67%) Scrum
8 3 (16.67%) Information Security
8 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (16.67%) Degree
8 3 (16.67%) HTML
8 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 3 (16.67%) MySQL
9 2 (11.11%) CSS
9 2 (11.11%) SOAP
9 2 (11.11%) Web Services
9 2 (11.11%) Linux
9 2 (11.11%) OOP
9 2 (11.11%) Apache
9 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 2 (11.11%) SOA

Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) SSL
2 1 (5.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) Git (software)
2 11 (61.11%) git-flow
2 11 (61.11%) RSpec
3 9 (50.00%) Vagrant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 9 (50.00%) Resque
3 5 (27.78%) JSON
4 3 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) Ajax
5 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.11%) CSS
5 2 (11.11%) CSS3
5 2 (11.11%) HTML5
5 2 (11.11%) J2EE
5 2 (11.11%) jQuery
5 2 (11.11%) LAMP
5 2 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (11.11%) RESTful
5 2 (11.11%) SOAP
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
5 2 (11.11%) YUI
6 1 (5.56%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) iPad
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Process Management
2 4 (22.22%) B2B
2 4 (22.22%) TDD
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Information Security
3 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) BDD
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.11%) Microservices
4 2 (11.11%) OOP
4 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (11.11%) SOA
4 2 (11.11%) User Stories
4 2 (11.11%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.56%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Ruby
2 5 (27.78%) PHP
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) Capistrano
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: up to £60,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago