The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 203 218 220
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 17 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.29% 0.32% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.29% 0.96% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 6
Average salary £33,250 £50,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Ruby on Rails
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1317 1980 1996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 22.28% 33.13% 37.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 1709 1739
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in Berkshire

Ruby on Rails
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Ruby on Rails
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wokingham - 8 £30,000 -
Slough +3 5 £55,000 -21.42%
Reading -17 1 £31,500 -37.00%
Ruby on Rails
South East

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby on Rails.

1 22 (100.00%) Ruby
2 19 (86.36%) SQL
3 17 (77.27%) MVC
4 16 (72.73%) HTML
4 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
5 12 (54.55%) jQuery
5 12 (54.55%) CSS
6 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (50.00%) Open Source
7 9 (40.91%) MySQL
7 9 (40.91%) Linux
7 9 (40.91%) RDBMS
7 9 (40.91%) Relational Database
8 8 (36.36%) Web Services
8 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
8 8 (36.36%) Web Development
8 8 (36.36%) MongoDB
8 8 (36.36%) NoSQL
8 8 (36.36%) Web Application Development
9 7 (31.82%) Python
9 7 (31.82%) Sybase
10 6 (27.27%) Perl
11 5 (22.73%) LAMP
11 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
11 5 (22.73%) Customer Engagement
11 5 (22.73%) Integration Testing
12 4 (18.18%) HTML5
12 4 (18.18%) JSON
12 4 (18.18%) JSP
13 3 (13.64%) PHP

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby on Rails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) Apache
1 3 (13.64%) Node.js
2 2 (9.09%) Plone
3 1 (4.55%) ColdFusion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) MySQL
1 9 (40.91%) RDBMS
1 9 (40.91%) Relational Database
2 8 (36.36%) NoSQL
2 8 (36.36%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.55%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) RSpec
General
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (72.73%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Applications Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Web Developer
5 2 (9.09%) PHP Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Python Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (72.73%) HTML
2 12 (54.55%) CSS
2 12 (54.55%) jQuery
3 8 (36.36%) Web Services
4 5 (22.73%) LAMP
5 4 (18.18%) JSON
5 4 (18.18%) JSP
5 4 (18.18%) HTML5
6 3 (13.64%) Ember.js
6 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
6 3 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (13.64%) Backbone.js
6 3 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (13.64%) Sass
6 3 (13.64%) LESS
7 2 (9.09%) Symfony
7 2 (9.09%) Django
7 2 (9.09%) Yii
8 1 (4.55%) Ajax
8 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) Blog
2 1 (4.55%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) MVC
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 8 (36.36%) Web Development
3 8 (36.36%) Web Application Development
4 5 (22.73%) Test Automation
4 5 (22.73%) Customer Engagement
4 5 (22.73%) Integration Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Line Management
6 2 (9.09%) OOP
7 1 (4.55%) BDD
7 1 (4.55%) Kanban
7 1 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.55%) TDD
7 1 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Ruby
2 19 (86.36%) SQL
3 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
4 7 (31.82%) Python
5 6 (27.27%) Perl
6 3 (13.64%) PHP
7 1 (4.55%) C++
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Sybase
2 2 (9.09%) Zend