The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 228 205 258
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +53
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 33 29 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.43% 0.43% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.12% 1.05% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 32 22 21
Average salary £40,500 £39,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -17.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £45,000 £60,000
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 of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2939 2774 3817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.14% 40.91% 42.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2462 2399 3370
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 of England

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

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in the East of England

Ruby on Rails
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in the East of England

Ruby on Rails
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 29 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
Cambridgeshire +11 23 £41,000 +32.25% 2
Hertfordshire -10 4 £56,250 +25.00%
Norfolk - 4 £32,500 - 1
Essex -17 2 £37,500 -16.66%
Ruby on Rails
England

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 76 (100.00%) Ruby
2 47 (61.84%) JavaScript
3 46 (60.53%) Open Source
4 41 (53.95%) HTML
5 37 (48.68%) MySQL
6 36 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (46.05%) CSS
8 32 (42.11%) PostgreSQL
8 32 (42.11%) NoSQL
9 30 (39.47%) MongoDB
9 30 (39.47%) jQuery
10 26 (34.21%) Python
11 25 (32.89%) Node.js
12 23 (30.26%) Project Management
13 20 (26.32%) Computer Science
14 19 (25.00%) Algorithms
15 18 (23.68%) User Experience
15 18 (23.68%) Django
16 17 (22.37%) PHP
17 16 (21.05%) Software Engineering
18 14 (18.42%) Degree
18 14 (18.42%) Product Management
19 11 (14.47%) C
20 10 (13.16%) Java
20 10 (13.16%) Perl
21 9 (11.84%) Linux
21 9 (11.84%) TDD
21 9 (11.84%) Informatics
22 8 (10.53%) PRINCE2
23 7 (9.21%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 25 (32.89%) Node.js
2 5 (6.58%) Apache
3 4 (5.26%) Drupal
3 4 (5.26%) WordPress
4 1 (1.32%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) 3G
1 4 (5.26%) LTE
2 3 (3.95%) Wireless
3 2 (2.63%) 4G
3 2 (2.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (48.68%) MySQL
2 32 (42.11%) PostgreSQL
2 32 (42.11%) NoSQL
3 30 (39.47%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.32%) Big Data
5 1 (1.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.32%) SQLite
5 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.32%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Ant
1 4 (5.26%) Subversion
1 4 (5.26%) Maven
1 4 (5.26%) Hudson
1 4 (5.26%) CMake
1 4 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.95%) Bugzilla
3 2 (2.63%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.32%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.95%) Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (56.58%) Developer
2 23 (30.26%) Web Developer
3 13 (17.11%) Analyst
3 13 (17.11%) Business Analyst
4 9 (11.84%) Project Manager
5 8 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 7 (9.21%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Release Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) PHP Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Build and Release Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (2.63%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 2 (2.63%) Agile Project Manager
8 2 (2.63%) Configuration Engineer
8 2 (2.63%) Product Manager
8 2 (2.63%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.63%) C# Developer
8 2 (2.63%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (2.63%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (53.95%) HTML
2 35 (46.05%) CSS
3 30 (39.47%) jQuery
4 18 (23.68%) Django
5 7 (9.21%) HTML5
6 5 (6.58%) .NET
6 5 (6.58%) Sass
7 4 (5.26%) Laravel
7 4 (5.26%) CodeIgniter
8 3 (3.95%) Web Services
8 3 (3.95%) Ajax
8 3 (3.95%) CSS3
9 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.63%) XML
9 2 (2.63%) LAMP
9 2 (2.63%) CakePHP
10 1 (1.32%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (1.32%) REST
10 1 (1.32%) RESTful
10 1 (1.32%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 46 (60.53%) Open Source
2 20 (26.32%) Computer Science
3 19 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 18 (23.68%) User Experience
5 9 (11.84%) Informatics
6 6 (7.89%) LIMS
6 6 (7.89%) Blog
7 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.32%) Robotics
8 1 (1.32%) Biology
8 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.84%) Linux
2 3 (3.95%) Windows
3 2 (2.63%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.32%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (30.26%) Project Management
3 16 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 14 (18.42%) Product Management
5 9 (11.84%) TDD
6 8 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 5 (6.58%) Scrum
8 4 (5.26%) MVC
8 4 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.26%) BDD
8 4 (5.26%) Web Development
8 4 (5.26%) Compatibility Testing
8 4 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (3.95%) Unit Testing
9 3 (3.95%) OO
10 2 (2.63%) ERP
10 2 (2.63%) OOD
10 2 (2.63%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (2.63%) Information Management
10 2 (2.63%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) Ruby
2 47 (61.84%) JavaScript
3 26 (34.21%) Python
4 17 (22.37%) PHP
5 11 (14.47%) C
6 10 (13.16%) Perl
6 10 (13.16%) Java
7 5 (6.58%) C#
8 4 (5.26%) C++
8 4 (5.26%) SQL
9 1 (1.32%) VB
9 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.32%) Groovy
9 1 (1.32%) Scala
9 1 (1.32%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (1.32%) XAML
9 1 (1.32%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.32%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (18.42%) Degree
2 4 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (5.26%) MKS
1 4 (5.26%) Perforce
2 2 (2.63%) Google
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
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