The first table below looks at the demand for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 July 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 269 233 216
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -17
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 62 92 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 0.77% 0.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.36% 2.03% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 28 85 114
Average salary £56,500 £55,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.72% +18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,950 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4552 4533 4980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.87% 37.99% 38.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3888 4059 4651
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby on Rails
London

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in the City of London

Ruby on Rails
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in the City of London

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 136 (100.00%) Ruby
2 61 (44.85%) JavaScript
3 59 (43.38%) TDD
4 39 (28.68%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (27.94%) HTML
5 38 (27.94%) CSS
6 37 (27.21%) Git (software)
7 35 (25.74%) jQuery
7 35 (25.74%) MySQL
8 33 (24.26%) BDD
9 30 (22.06%) Redis
10 29 (21.32%) NoSQL
10 29 (21.32%) Open Source
11 28 (20.59%) Linux
12 27 (19.85%) Scrum
13 25 (18.38%) REST
14 24 (17.65%) Node.js
14 24 (17.65%) Puppet
14 24 (17.65%) RSpec
14 24 (17.65%) MVC
15 23 (16.91%) PostgreSQL
15 23 (16.91%) MongoDB
16 21 (15.44%) Apache Cassandra
16 21 (15.44%) Cucumber
17 20 (14.71%) Hudson
17 20 (14.71%) Apple iOS
17 20 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
17 20 (14.71%) Android
17 20 (14.71%) JSON
17 20 (14.71%) Java

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 24 (17.65%) Node.js
2 13 (9.56%) nginx
3 9 (6.62%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (3.68%) Apache
4 5 (3.68%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.68%) CMS
4 5 (3.68%) Umbraco
4 5 (3.68%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (2.94%) WordPress
5 4 (2.94%) IIS
6 1 (0.74%) Drupal
6 1 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 5 (3.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.47%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (5.15%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.29%) GitHub
2 10 (7.35%) SaaS
3 8 (5.88%) Heroku
3 8 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (5.15%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.21%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.74%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.03%) Internet
2 8 (5.88%) HTTP
3 4 (2.94%) SMTP
4 3 (2.21%) DHCP
4 3 (2.21%) FTP
4 3 (2.21%) DNS
4 3 (2.21%) Firewall
5 2 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.74%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (25.74%) MySQL
2 30 (22.06%) Redis
3 29 (21.32%) NoSQL
4 23 (16.91%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (16.91%) MongoDB
5 21 (15.44%) Apache Cassandra
6 16 (11.76%) Relational Database
7 12 (8.82%) Big Data
8 8 (5.88%) SQL Server
9 7 (5.15%) CouchDB
10 2 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 37 (27.21%) Git (software)
2 24 (17.65%) RSpec
3 21 (15.44%) Cucumber
4 20 (14.71%) Hudson
5 17 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 8 (5.88%) Subversion
7 7 (5.15%) CruiseControl
7 7 (5.15%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 3 (2.21%) JIRA
8 3 (2.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (2.21%) Redmine
9 1 (0.74%) Jasmine
General
1 16 (11.76%) Games
2 13 (9.56%) Finance
2 13 (9.56%) Advertising
3 7 (5.15%) Marketing
4 2 (1.47%) Banking
5 1 (0.74%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 104 (76.47%) Developer
2 32 (23.53%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 31 (22.79%) Ruby Developer
4 27 (19.85%) Senior Developer
5 12 (8.82%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
6 10 (7.35%) Java Developer
7 9 (6.62%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (6.62%) Front-End Developer
8 8 (5.88%) Architect
9 7 (5.15%) Cloud Engineer
9 7 (5.15%) .NET Developer
9 7 (5.15%) C# Developer
9 7 (5.15%) Lead Developer
9 7 (5.15%) Network Engineer
9 7 (5.15%) iOS Developer
9 7 (5.15%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (3.68%) Software Engineer
10 5 (3.68%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 5 (3.68%) Mobile Developer
11 4 (2.94%) Senior Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (27.94%) HTML
1 38 (27.94%) CSS
2 35 (25.74%) jQuery
3 25 (18.38%) REST
4 20 (14.71%) JSON
5 18 (13.24%) HTML5
5 18 (13.24%) .NET
6 16 (11.76%) RESTful
7 15 (11.03%) AngularJS
8 13 (9.56%) ASP.NET
8 13 (9.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (9.56%) Sinatra
8 13 (9.56%) Backbone.js
9 12 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (8.82%) XML
9 12 (8.82%) Ajax
10 11 (8.09%) J2EE
10 11 (8.09%) Sass
10 11 (8.09%) CSS3
11 9 (6.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (21.32%) Open Source
2 12 (8.82%) Blog
2 12 (8.82%) Smartphone
3 11 (8.09%) Mobile App
4 10 (7.35%) Computer Science
5 7 (5.15%) Statistics
5 7 (5.15%) Blackberry
5 7 (5.15%) iPhone
5 7 (5.15%) Social Network
5 7 (5.15%) iPad
6 1 (0.74%) VHDL
6 1 (0.74%) RIA
6 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.74%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.74%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (20.59%) Linux
2 20 (14.71%) Apple iOS
2 20 (14.71%) Android
3 15 (11.03%) Ubuntu
4 7 (5.15%) Solaris
5 5 (3.68%) Windows
6 4 (2.94%) UNIX
7 1 (0.74%) CentOS
7 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (43.38%) TDD
2 39 (28.68%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (24.26%) BDD
4 27 (19.85%) Scrum
5 24 (17.65%) MVC
6 20 (14.71%) E-Commerce
7 19 (13.97%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (12.50%) OO
9 14 (10.29%) Web Development
9 14 (10.29%) DevOps
10 13 (9.56%) Information Security
11 12 (8.82%) iOS Development
11 12 (8.82%) Data Analysis
12 11 (8.09%) SOA
13 10 (7.35%) Software Engineering
14 8 (5.88%) Product Management
14 8 (5.88%) B2B
15 7 (5.15%) Unit Testing
15 7 (5.15%) Analytics
16 6 (4.41%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 136 (100.00%) Ruby
2 61 (44.85%) JavaScript
3 20 (14.71%) Java
4 19 (13.97%) Python
5 18 (13.24%) PHP
6 15 (11.03%) SQL
6 15 (11.03%) C#
7 11 (8.09%) C++
8 6 (4.41%) Perl
9 5 (3.68%) XPath
9 5 (3.68%) Groovy
9 5 (3.68%) Haskell
10 2 (1.47%) Golang
10 2 (1.47%) Erlang
11 1 (0.74%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.74%) F#
Qualifications
1 2 (1.47%) Degree
2 1 (0.74%) PMP
2 1 (0.74%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 7 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.94%) Xen
3 3 (2.21%) Varnish
4 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (17.65%) Puppet
2 20 (14.71%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (13.97%) Capistrano
4 14 (10.29%) Nagios
5 8 (5.88%) Ansible
6 4 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.74%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.74%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 19 (13.97%) Twitter
2 11 (8.09%) Google
3 7 (5.15%) VMware
4 5 (3.68%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (3.68%) EPiServer
4 5 (3.68%) Sitecore
5 4 (2.94%) Yahoo!
5 4 (2.94%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.94%) JBoss
6 3 (2.21%) Cisco
7 2 (1.47%) Riverbed
7 2 (1.47%) Adobe
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle
8 1 (0.74%) Cadence
8 1 (0.74%) New Relic
8 1 (0.74%) F5
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