The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 158 191 -
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.20% 0.055% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £29,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Ruby on Rails
England

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1409 1778 1419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 40.12% 49.14% 45.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1250 1510 1317
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Ruby on Rails
Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Northamptonshire -14 5 £45,000 -
Leicestershire - 2 £55,000 -
Ruby on Rails
England

Ruby on Rails
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Ruby
2 5 (62.50%) User Stories
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Pair Programming
2 5 (62.50%) Refactoring
2 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) Automotive
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) Cognizant
5 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) FitNesse
5 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) TMap

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) FitNesse
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) Pair Programming
2 5 (62.50%) Refactoring
2 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
2 5 (62.50%) User Stories
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) TMap
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Ruby
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cognizant