The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Active Record skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Active Record over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Active Record Pattern
UK
Rank 858 958 935
Rank change year-on-year +100 -23  
Permanent jobs citing Active Record 9 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.006% 0.020%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.012% 0.007% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 21
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -45.00% +25.00%  

Active Record is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75633 91466 92413
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.04% 88.55% 87.00%
Number of salaries quoted 62140 75689 74754
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.01%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Active Record
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Active Record as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Active Record in the UK

Active Record
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Record.

Salary trend for Active Record in the UK

Active Record
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Active Record over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Active Record in the UK

Active Record
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Active Record within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England +95 9 £35,000 -30.00%
South East +80 7 £27,500 -45.00%
Hampshire +27 7 £27,500 -41.48%
Farnborough - 7 £27,500 -
London - 2 £41,250 -

Active Record
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Active Record also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Active Record.

1 14 (100.00%) Ruby
1 14 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 12 (85.71%) MySQL
3 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 8 (57.14%) Subversion
4 8 (57.14%) XML
4 8 (57.14%) JSON
4 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 8 (57.14%) Sinatra
4 8 (57.14%) RubyGems
4 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
5 6 (42.86%) Linux
5 6 (42.86%) Python
6 4 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (28.57%) nginx
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (28.57%) Nagios
6 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
6 4 (28.57%) jQuery
6 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 4 (28.57%) GitHub
6 4 (28.57%) Puppet
6 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
6 4 (28.57%) Redis
6 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
6 4 (28.57%) Memcached
6 4 (28.57%) Heroku
6 4 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef

Active Record
Top Related IT Skills 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 4 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (28.57%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) GitHub
1 4 (28.57%) Heroku
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) MySQL
2 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 4 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (28.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 8 (57.14%) RubyGems
1 8 (57.14%) Subversion
2 4 (28.57%) Bundler
2 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Ruby Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Django Developer
4 2 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (14.29%) HTML Developer
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Python Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Python/Django Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Azure Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 8 (57.14%) AngularJS
2 8 (57.14%) JSON
2 8 (57.14%) Sinatra
2 8 (57.14%) XML
3 4 (28.57%) jQuery
3 4 (28.57%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (28.57%) Memcached
4 2 (14.29%) Celery
4 2 (14.29%) CSS
4 2 (14.29%) CSS3
4 2 (14.29%) Django
4 2 (14.29%) Flask
4 2 (14.29%) Gearman
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) Laravel
4 2 (14.29%) Resque
4 2 (14.29%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (14.29%) OO
2 2 (14.29%) OO PHP
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Ruby
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) Python
4 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 2 (14.29%) PHP
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Docker
1 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 3 (21.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Kibana
1 4 (28.57%) Nagios
1 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) New Relic