Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Active Record Pattern
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1203 1213 1317
Rank change year-on-year +10 +104 -4
Permanent jobs citing Active Record 8 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.005% 0.003%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.005% 0.005% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 6
UK median annual salary £32,500 £45,000 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.78% +41.73% -42.27%
10th Percentile £28,750 £42,500 £28,125
90th Percentile £37,250 £47,500 £39,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 - £31,000

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 161950 169183 194286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.41% 88.80%
Number of salaries quoted 127926 140515 160119
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £79,800 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Active Record
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Active Record as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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
Top 4 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 6 months to 24 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
England +43 8 £32,500 -27.78%
UK excluding London - 7 £32,500 -
South East - 7 £32,500 -
London -4 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 8 (100.00%) Ruby
2 7 (87.50%) Ruby on Rails
2 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (87.50%) RubyGems
2 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 7 (87.50%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) Subversion
2 7 (87.50%) JSON
2 7 (87.50%) Sinatra
2 7 (87.50%) AngularJS
3 6 (75.00%) Redis
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Logistics
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree

Active Record
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 6 (75.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
1 7 (87.50%) RubyGems
1 7 (87.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Ruby Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer in Test
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) AngularJS
1 7 (87.50%) JSON
1 7 (87.50%) Ruby on Rails
1 7 (87.50%) Sinatra
1 7 (87.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) Logistics
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Ruby
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Degree