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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 72 64 86
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +22
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 9 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.28% 1.12% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.56% 2.69% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 1
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
352 260 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 49.93% 41.73% 41.37%
Number of salaries quoted 295 234 203
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 23 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
Poole +6 9 £40,000 -
Ruby on Rails
South West

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) Ruby
2 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (95.65%) TDD
2 22 (95.65%) XML
2 22 (95.65%) Java
2 22 (95.65%) Eclipse
2 22 (95.65%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
4 16 (69.57%) Pair Programming
4 16 (69.57%) MVC
4 16 (69.57%) Time Management
4 16 (69.57%) Git (software)
4 16 (69.57%) RESTful
4 16 (69.57%) Mercurial
4 16 (69.57%) Scala
4 16 (69.57%) NoSQL
4 16 (69.57%) JSON
4 16 (69.57%) Mobile App
4 16 (69.57%) Golang
4 16 (69.57%) Play Framework
4 16 (69.57%) Extreme Programming
4 16 (69.57%) Coaching
5 6 (26.09%) Scrum
5 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
5 6 (26.09%) Linux
5 6 (26.09%) OO
5 6 (26.09%) Tomcat
6 1 (4.35%) CSS
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.35%) HTML

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 6 (26.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (69.57%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (95.65%) Eclipse
2 16 (69.57%) Git (software)
2 16 (69.57%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (95.65%) Java Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Java Software Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) XML
2 16 (69.57%) RESTful
2 16 (69.57%) JSON
2 16 (69.57%) Play Framework
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (69.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (95.65%) TDD
1 22 (95.65%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (69.57%) Pair Programming
2 16 (69.57%) MVC
2 16 (69.57%) Time Management
2 16 (69.57%) Extreme Programming
2 16 (69.57%) Coaching
3 6 (26.09%) Scrum
3 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
3 6 (26.09%) OO
4 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.35%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Ruby
2 22 (95.65%) Java
3 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
4 16 (69.57%) Scala
4 16 (69.57%) Golang