The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 211 225 235
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 49 20 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.62% 0.26% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.61% 0.61% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 44 19 28
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,758
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3037 3283 3925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.21% 42.95% 46.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2617 2996 3399
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby on Rails
England

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +32 40 £38,000 -5.00% 11
Hertfordshire -14 9 £44,000 +25.71% 1
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 94 (100.00%) Ruby
2 45 (47.87%) JavaScript
3 42 (44.68%) HTML
4 41 (43.62%) Computer Science
5 39 (41.49%) CSS
6 38 (40.43%) Degree
6 38 (40.43%) Open Source
7 36 (38.30%) Java
8 35 (37.23%) MySQL
9 34 (36.17%) Python
10 33 (35.11%) Web Services
11 31 (32.98%) PostgreSQL
12 28 (29.79%) SQL
13 25 (26.60%) Linux
13 25 (26.60%) jQuery
14 24 (25.53%) .NET
14 24 (25.53%) PHP
15 23 (24.47%) C#
15 23 (24.47%) OO
16 21 (22.34%) SQL Server
16 21 (22.34%) IIS
16 21 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
16 21 (22.34%) MongoDB
16 21 (22.34%) NoSQL
17 20 (21.28%) Git (software)
17 20 (21.28%) Django
17 20 (21.28%) SOAP
17 20 (21.28%) MVC
18 19 (20.21%) SharePoint
18 19 (20.21%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 21 (22.34%) IIS
2 19 (20.21%) SharePoint
3 9 (9.57%) Node.js
4 5 (5.32%) Apache
5 2 (2.13%) WordPress
6 1 (1.06%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) Google App Engine
1 5 (5.32%) SaaS
1 5 (5.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) 3G
1 5 (5.32%) HTTP
1 5 (5.32%) LTE
2 2 (2.13%) Internet
2 2 (2.13%) Wireless
3 1 (1.06%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (37.23%) MySQL
2 31 (32.98%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (22.34%) SQL Server
3 21 (22.34%) MongoDB
3 21 (22.34%) NoSQL
4 14 (14.89%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.32%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.06%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.06%) Redis
7 1 (1.06%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (21.28%) Git (software)
2 19 (20.21%) Visual Studio
3 14 (14.89%) Subversion
4 8 (8.51%) Selenium
4 8 (8.51%) Cucumber
4 8 (8.51%) RSpec
5 5 (5.32%) Bugzilla
5 5 (5.32%) Ant
5 5 (5.32%) Hudson
5 5 (5.32%) Maven
5 5 (5.32%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.32%) CMake
6 2 (2.13%) Redmine
6 2 (2.13%) CruiseControl
General
1 5 (5.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 71 (75.53%) Developer
2 27 (28.72%) Web Developer
3 24 (25.53%) Software Developer
4 14 (14.89%) Ruby Developer
5 9 (9.57%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 9 (9.57%) Software Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) Analyst
7 6 (6.38%) Release Engineer
7 6 (6.38%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.32%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) Senior Web Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Web Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) Senior Web Engineer
8 5 (5.32%) Principal Software Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Build and Release Engineer
9 4 (4.26%) Cloud Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Junior
9 4 (4.26%) Programmer
10 3 (3.19%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (44.68%) HTML
2 39 (41.49%) CSS
3 33 (35.11%) Web Services
4 25 (26.60%) jQuery
5 24 (25.53%) .NET
6 20 (21.28%) Django
6 20 (21.28%) SOAP
7 19 (20.21%) ASP.NET
7 19 (20.21%) WinForms
8 11 (11.70%) AngularJS
9 10 (10.64%) RESTful
10 9 (9.57%) RabbitMQ
10 9 (9.57%) HTML5
10 9 (9.57%) Spring
10 9 (9.57%) Ajax
11 6 (6.38%) REST
12 5 (5.32%) CakePHP
12 5 (5.32%) Grails
12 5 (5.32%) Backbone.js
12 5 (5.32%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 41 (43.62%) Computer Science
2 38 (40.43%) Open Source
3 9 (9.57%) Blog
3 9 (9.57%) Robotics
3 9 (9.57%) Biology
4 5 (5.32%) LIMS
4 5 (5.32%) Informatics
5 4 (4.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (26.60%) Linux
2 19 (20.21%) Android
3 6 (6.38%) Ubuntu
4 5 (5.32%) Windows
5 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.13%) Debian
6 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.47%) OO
2 21 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (21.28%) MVC
4 19 (20.21%) Android Development
5 14 (14.89%) Software Engineering
6 11 (11.70%) TDD
6 11 (11.70%) Product Management
7 8 (8.51%) UML
8 7 (7.45%) Web Development
9 6 (6.38%) Project Management
10 5 (5.32%) E-Commerce
10 5 (5.32%) DNA
10 5 (5.32%) Multithreading
10 5 (5.32%) BDD
11 4 (4.26%) Data Modelling
11 4 (4.26%) Scrum
12 3 (3.19%) Configuration Management
12 3 (3.19%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (2.13%) Bug Management
13 2 (2.13%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (100.00%) Ruby
2 45 (47.87%) JavaScript
3 36 (38.30%) Java
4 34 (36.17%) Python
5 28 (29.79%) SQL
6 24 (25.53%) PHP
7 23 (24.47%) C#
8 17 (18.09%) Perl
9 6 (6.38%) Groovy
9 6 (6.38%) C++
10 5 (5.32%) C
11 1 (1.06%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.06%) Scala
Qualifications
1 38 (40.43%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.06%) Varnish
Vendors
1 19 (20.21%) Microsoft
1 19 (20.21%) DevExpress
2 7 (7.45%) Google
3 6 (6.38%) MKS
3 6 (6.38%) Perforce
4 4 (4.26%) VMware
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle
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