The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 87 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 1 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.14% 1.21% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 2.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Ruby on Rails
South West

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 Dorset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
409 276 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 55.35% 47.59% 44.64%
Number of salaries quoted 371 239 212
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in Dorset

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) Mercurial
2 3 (75.00%) Scala
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (75.00%) Extreme Programming
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Pair Programming
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (75.00%) Golang
2 3 (75.00%) Play Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Coaching
2 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) XHTML
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 1 (25.00%) Drupal
1 1 (25.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Mercurial
2 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) Play Framework
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) XHTML
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Extreme Programming
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Pair Programming
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Scala
2 3 (75.00%) Golang
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (25.00%) Google