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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 228 228 238
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 30 32 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.42% 0.45% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.08% 1.09% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 22
Average salary £50,000 £38,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% +4.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £41,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
2776 2927 3157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.78% 40.88% 39.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2277 2468 2794
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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
(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
Hertfordshire - 16 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire -10 13 £38,500 +1.31% 3
Norfolk - 1 £35,000 -
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 59 (100.00%) Ruby
2 29 (49.15%) MySQL
3 27 (45.76%) HTML
4 26 (44.07%) TDD
5 25 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (42.37%) CSS
5 25 (42.37%) jQuery
6 24 (40.68%) JavaScript
7 23 (38.98%) Git (software)
8 19 (32.20%) Open Source
9 18 (30.51%) Node.js
9 18 (30.51%) PHP
10 16 (27.12%) NoSQL
11 15 (25.42%) Python
12 14 (23.73%) MongoDB
12 14 (23.73%) Django
13 13 (22.03%) PostgreSQL
14 12 (20.34%) LIMS
14 12 (20.34%) OO
14 12 (20.34%) Perl
14 12 (20.34%) HTML5
15 11 (18.64%) Java
15 11 (18.64%) Project Management
16 10 (16.95%) BDD
17 9 (15.25%) CSS3
17 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
17 9 (15.25%) Subversion
17 9 (15.25%) Marketing
17 9 (15.25%) C
17 9 (15.25%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 18 (30.51%) Node.js
2 4 (6.78%) WordPress
2 4 (6.78%) Drupal
2 4 (6.78%) Apache
3 1 (1.69%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (49.15%) MySQL
2 16 (27.12%) NoSQL
3 14 (23.73%) MongoDB
4 13 (22.03%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.69%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.69%) Big Data
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.69%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 23 (38.98%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.25%) Subversion
3 6 (10.17%) Selenium
3 6 (10.17%) Cucumber
3 6 (10.17%) RSpec
4 1 (1.69%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (15.25%) Marketing
2 1 (1.69%) Retail
2 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (83.05%) Developer
2 14 (23.73%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 13 (22.03%) Ruby Developer
4 12 (20.34%) Senior Developer
5 10 (16.95%) Front-End Developer
6 9 (15.25%) Software Developer
6 9 (15.25%) Web Developer
7 8 (13.56%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 6 (10.17%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (10.17%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Business Analyst
9 4 (6.78%) Analyst
10 3 (5.08%) Project Manager
10 3 (5.08%) PHP Developer
11 2 (3.39%) C# Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Senior Software Engineer
11 2 (3.39%) Software Engineer
11 2 (3.39%) Agile Project Manager
12 1 (1.69%) Principal Software Developer
12 1 (1.69%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (45.76%) HTML
2 25 (42.37%) CSS
2 25 (42.37%) jQuery
3 14 (23.73%) Django
4 12 (20.34%) HTML5
5 9 (15.25%) CSS3
6 6 (10.17%) RESTful
6 6 (10.17%) Backbone.js
6 6 (10.17%) Ember.js
7 5 (8.47%) Sass
7 5 (8.47%) .NET
8 4 (6.78%) Laravel
8 4 (6.78%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (6.78%) CodeIgniter
8 4 (6.78%) Spring
9 3 (5.08%) Web Services
10 2 (3.39%) XML
10 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET
10 2 (3.39%) Ajax
11 1 (1.69%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.20%) Open Source
2 12 (20.34%) LIMS
3 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
3 9 (15.25%) User Experience
4 4 (6.78%) Robotics
4 4 (6.78%) Biology
4 4 (6.78%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.69%) Informatics
6 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.25%) Linux
2 6 (10.17%) Windows
3 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.07%) TDD
2 25 (42.37%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (20.34%) OO
4 11 (18.64%) Project Management
5 10 (16.95%) BDD
6 8 (13.56%) MVC
7 7 (11.86%) Software Engineering
8 6 (10.17%) UML
9 5 (8.47%) Scrum
9 5 (8.47%) Product Management
10 4 (6.78%) Compatibility Testing
10 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
10 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2
10 4 (6.78%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
11 3 (5.08%) DNA
12 2 (3.39%) ERP
12 2 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (3.39%) OOD
12 2 (3.39%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) Ruby
2 24 (40.68%) JavaScript
3 18 (30.51%) PHP
4 15 (25.42%) Python
5 12 (20.34%) Perl
6 11 (18.64%) Java
7 9 (15.25%) C
8 5 (8.47%) C#
9 3 (5.08%) SQL
10 1 (1.69%) Scala
10 1 (1.69%) Groovy
10 1 (1.69%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 1 (1.69%) VB
10 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.69%) C++
10 1 (1.69%) VB6
10 1 (1.69%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle
1 2 (3.39%) Google
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
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