The first table below looks at the demand for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 124 121 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.049% 0.28% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £82,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+175.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
891 1018 685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 44.07% 56.21% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 780 946 636
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby on Rails
South West

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in Bristol

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) Ruby
2 6 (85.71%) PHP5
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) HTML5
2 6 (85.71%) CSS3
3 4 (57.14%) CMS
4 3 (42.86%) LAMP
4 3 (42.86%) SOAP
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) OOP
4 3 (42.86%) Apache
4 3 (42.86%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) Magento
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) Open Source
4 3 (42.86%) SaaS
4 3 (42.86%) Ajax
4 3 (42.86%) Symfony
4 3 (42.86%) Zend
4 3 (42.86%) Django
4 3 (42.86%) Drupal
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) Redis
4 3 (42.86%) Couchbase
4 3 (42.86%) Mobile App

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 4 (57.14%) CMS
2 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 3 (42.86%) Drupal
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 3 (42.86%) Redis
2 3 (42.86%) Couchbase
2 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) PHP Developer
2 3 (42.86%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
1 6 (85.71%) jQuery
1 6 (85.71%) HTML5
1 6 (85.71%) CSS3
2 3 (42.86%) LAMP
2 3 (42.86%) SOAP
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) Ajax
2 3 (42.86%) Symfony
2 3 (42.86%) Django
2 3 (42.86%) Yii
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Open Source
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) OOP
1 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
2 6 (85.71%) Ruby
2 6 (85.71%) PHP5
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Scala
4 1 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Zend
2 1 (14.29%) EPiServer
2 1 (14.29%) Sitecore