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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 237 216 243
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +27
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 26 55 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.34% 0.68% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.87% 1.71% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 26 41 20
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,000 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £65,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
2990 3211 3417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.74% 39.44% 43.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2562 2807 3105
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
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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 -9 19 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Hertfordshire -4 5 £52,500 +0.96% 3
Essex -7 1 £50,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £37,500 -
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 61 (100.00%) Ruby
2 39 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (54.10%) JavaScript
4 30 (49.18%) HTML
5 29 (47.54%) CSS
6 28 (45.90%) Git (software)
7 27 (44.26%) jQuery
7 27 (44.26%) MySQL
8 25 (40.98%) TDD
9 21 (34.43%) Mentoring
10 20 (32.79%) Open Source
10 20 (32.79%) PostgreSQL
11 18 (29.51%) Degree
11 18 (29.51%) Computer Science
11 18 (29.51%) NoSQL
12 16 (26.23%) Blog
12 16 (26.23%) Coaching
12 16 (26.23%) Algorithms
12 16 (26.23%) MongoDB
13 13 (21.31%) Subversion
13 13 (21.31%) OO
13 13 (21.31%) PHP
14 11 (18.03%) HTML5
15 10 (16.39%) Cucumber
15 10 (16.39%) CSS3
15 10 (16.39%) UML
15 10 (16.39%) Selenium
15 10 (16.39%) RSpec
16 9 (14.75%) Marketing
16 9 (14.75%) Backbone.js

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (44.26%) MySQL
2 20 (32.79%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (29.51%) NoSQL
4 16 (26.23%) MongoDB
5 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 28 (45.90%) Git (software)
2 13 (21.31%) Subversion
3 10 (16.39%) Selenium
3 10 (16.39%) RSpec
3 10 (16.39%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.64%) Xcode
General
1 9 (14.75%) Marketing
2 2 (3.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (100.00%) Developer
2 37 (60.66%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 17 (27.87%) Ruby Developer
4 14 (22.95%) Senior Developer
5 10 (16.39%) Front-End Developer
6 9 (14.75%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 9 (14.75%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (14.75%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 6 (9.84%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Web Applications Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Applications Developer
10 1 (1.64%) Java Developer
10 1 (1.64%) Senior Web Developer
10 1 (1.64%) Mobile Developer
10 1 (1.64%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
10 1 (1.64%) Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (49.18%) HTML
2 29 (47.54%) CSS
3 27 (44.26%) jQuery
4 11 (18.03%) HTML5
5 10 (16.39%) CSS3
6 9 (14.75%) Backbone.js
6 9 (14.75%) Ember.js
7 5 (8.20%) RESTful
8 4 (6.56%) Spring
8 4 (6.56%) Django
9 3 (4.92%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (1.64%) iOS SDK
10 1 (1.64%) Ajax
10 1 (1.64%) Web Services
10 1 (1.64%) .NET
10 1 (1.64%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.51%) Computer Science
2 16 (26.23%) Blog
2 16 (26.23%) Algorithms
3 6 (9.84%) LIMS
4 3 (4.92%) Robotics
4 3 (4.92%) Biology
4 3 (4.92%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.64%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Linux
2 3 (4.92%) Windows
3 2 (3.28%) Android
3 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.64%) UNIX
4 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (40.98%) TDD
3 21 (34.43%) Mentoring
4 20 (32.79%) Open Source
5 16 (26.23%) Coaching
6 13 (21.31%) OO
7 10 (16.39%) UML
8 9 (14.75%) BDD
9 8 (13.11%) Pair Programming
10 5 (8.20%) MVC
10 5 (8.20%) SDLC
11 3 (4.92%) DNA
12 2 (3.28%) Android Development
12 2 (3.28%) iOS Development
12 2 (3.28%) CRM
13 1 (1.64%) E-Commerce
13 1 (1.64%) OOP
13 1 (1.64%) Information Management
13 1 (1.64%) Time Management
13 1 (1.64%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) Ruby
2 33 (54.10%) JavaScript
3 13 (21.31%) PHP
4 8 (13.11%) Java
5 7 (11.48%) Perl
6 5 (8.20%) Python
7 3 (4.92%) C#
8 2 (3.28%) SQL
9 1 (1.64%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (29.51%) Degree
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago