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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 261 237 224
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -13
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 67 88 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.54% 0.73% 0.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.46% 1.92% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32 81 109
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4601 4594 4990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.95% 38.30% 38.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3930 4103 4654
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £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 24 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 24 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.

1 140 (100.00%) Ruby
2 64 (45.71%) JavaScript
3 61 (43.57%) TDD
4 41 (29.29%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (27.86%) HTML
5 39 (27.86%) CSS
6 37 (26.43%) Git (software)
7 36 (25.71%) jQuery
8 35 (25.00%) MySQL
9 34 (24.29%) BDD
10 31 (22.14%) Open Source
11 29 (20.71%) NoSQL
11 29 (20.71%) Redis
11 29 (20.71%) Linux
11 29 (20.71%) Scrum
12 25 (17.86%) MVC
12 25 (17.86%) REST
12 25 (17.86%) Puppet
13 24 (17.14%) Node.js
14 23 (16.43%) MongoDB
14 23 (16.43%) RSpec
14 23 (16.43%) PostgreSQL
14 23 (16.43%) Python
15 22 (15.71%) Apache Cassandra
16 21 (15.00%) Apple iOS
16 21 (15.00%) Hudson
16 21 (15.00%) Android
16 21 (15.00%) E-Commerce
17 20 (14.29%) .NET
17 20 (14.29%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 (17.14%) Node.js
2 14 (10.00%) nginx
3 9 (6.43%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (3.57%) Umbraco
4 5 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (3.57%) Apache
4 5 (3.57%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.57%) CMS
5 4 (2.86%) IIS
5 4 (2.86%) WordPress
6 1 (0.71%) Drupal
6 1 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 5 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.14%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (5.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.00%) GitHub
2 10 (7.14%) SaaS
3 8 (5.71%) Heroku
3 8 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.14%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.71%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.71%) Internet
2 8 (5.71%) HTTP
3 4 (2.86%) SMTP
4 3 (2.14%) DHCP
4 3 (2.14%) FTP
4 3 (2.14%) DNS
4 3 (2.14%) Firewall
5 2 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.71%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (25.00%) MySQL
2 29 (20.71%) NoSQL
2 29 (20.71%) Redis
3 23 (16.43%) MongoDB
3 23 (16.43%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (15.71%) Apache Cassandra
5 16 (11.43%) Relational Database
6 12 (8.57%) Big Data
7 7 (5.00%) CouchDB
7 7 (5.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 37 (26.43%) Git (software)
2 23 (16.43%) RSpec
3 21 (15.00%) Hudson
4 20 (14.29%) Cucumber
5 18 (12.86%) Jenkins
6 8 (5.71%) Subversion
7 7 (5.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 7 (5.00%) CruiseControl
8 3 (2.14%) JIRA
8 3 (2.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (2.14%) Redmine
9 1 (0.71%) Selenium
9 1 (0.71%) Behat
9 1 (0.71%) Jasmine
General
1 17 (12.14%) Games
2 13 (9.29%) Finance
2 13 (9.29%) Advertising
3 7 (5.00%) Marketing
4 2 (1.43%) Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 108 (77.14%) Developer
2 33 (23.57%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 31 (22.14%) Ruby Developer
4 27 (19.29%) Senior Developer
5 13 (9.29%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
6 10 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 10 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
7 9 (6.43%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (5.71%) Architect
8 8 (5.71%) .NET Developer
8 8 (5.71%) C# Developer
8 8 (5.71%) Lead Developer
8 8 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (5.00%) iOS Developer
9 7 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
9 7 (5.00%) Network Engineer
10 5 (3.57%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 5 (3.57%) Mobile Developer
10 5 (3.57%) Web Developer
10 5 (3.57%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (27.86%) HTML
1 39 (27.86%) CSS
2 36 (25.71%) jQuery
3 25 (17.86%) REST
4 20 (14.29%) .NET
4 20 (14.29%) JSON
5 19 (13.57%) HTML5
6 16 (11.43%) RESTful
7 15 (10.71%) AngularJS
8 13 (9.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (9.29%) Backbone.js
8 13 (9.29%) ASP.NET
9 12 (8.57%) Ajax
9 12 (8.57%) XML
9 12 (8.57%) Sinatra
9 12 (8.57%) CSS3
9 12 (8.57%) Sass
9 12 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (7.86%) J2EE
11 9 (6.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (22.14%) Open Source
2 12 (8.57%) Smartphone
2 12 (8.57%) Blog
3 11 (7.86%) Mobile App
4 10 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 7 (5.00%) iPhone
5 7 (5.00%) Social Network
5 7 (5.00%) iPad
5 7 (5.00%) Statistics
5 7 (5.00%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.71%) RIA
6 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.71%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.71%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (20.71%) Linux
2 21 (15.00%) Apple iOS
2 21 (15.00%) Android
3 15 (10.71%) Ubuntu
4 7 (5.00%) Solaris
5 5 (3.57%) UNIX
5 5 (3.57%) Windows
6 1 (0.71%) CentOS
6 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (43.57%) TDD
2 41 (29.29%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (24.29%) BDD
4 29 (20.71%) Scrum
5 25 (17.86%) MVC
6 21 (15.00%) E-Commerce
7 19 (13.57%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (12.14%) OO
9 14 (10.00%) Web Development
9 14 (10.00%) DevOps
10 12 (8.57%) Information Security
10 12 (8.57%) Data Analysis
10 12 (8.57%) iOS Development
11 11 (7.86%) SOA
12 10 (7.14%) Software Engineering
13 8 (5.71%) B2B
13 8 (5.71%) Product Management
14 7 (5.00%) Unit Testing
14 7 (5.00%) Analytics
15 6 (4.29%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 140 (100.00%) Ruby
2 64 (45.71%) JavaScript
3 23 (16.43%) Python
4 20 (14.29%) PHP
5 19 (13.57%) Java
6 16 (11.43%) C#
7 15 (10.71%) SQL
8 10 (7.14%) C++
9 7 (5.00%) Perl
10 5 (3.57%) Groovy
10 5 (3.57%) Haskell
10 5 (3.57%) XPath
11 3 (2.14%) Erlang
12 2 (1.43%) Golang
12 2 (1.43%) F#
13 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (1.43%) Degree
2 1 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.71%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.86%) Xen
3 2 (1.43%) Varnish
4 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (17.86%) Puppet
2 20 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (13.57%) Capistrano
4 14 (10.00%) Nagios
5 8 (5.71%) Ansible
6 4 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.43%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.71%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 19 (13.57%) Twitter
2 11 (7.86%) Google
3 7 (5.00%) VMware
4 5 (3.57%) EPiServer
4 5 (3.57%) Sitecore
4 5 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.86%) Yahoo!
5 4 (2.86%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.86%) JBoss
6 3 (2.14%) Adobe
6 3 (2.14%) Cisco
7 2 (1.43%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.71%) New Relic
8 1 (0.71%) F5
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle
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