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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 242 247 251
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 39 21 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.45% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.08% 0.61% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 25
Average salary £38,250 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.83% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £33,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3595 3418 4349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 41.49% 39.86% 46.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3053 3050 3682
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 19 £21,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire 0 14 £38,500 -6.66% 5
Hertfordshire +11 3 £55,000 +32.53% 2
Suffolk - 3 £30,000 -
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 78 (100.00%) Ruby
2 42 (53.85%) MySQL
3 41 (52.56%) HTML
3 41 (52.56%) CSS
4 35 (44.87%) JavaScript
5 33 (42.31%) Web Services
6 32 (41.03%) Degree
7 31 (39.74%) Python
7 31 (39.74%) Java
8 30 (38.46%) Open Source
9 29 (37.18%) Computer Science
10 27 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (34.62%) C#
11 26 (33.33%) jQuery
12 25 (32.05%) Django
13 24 (30.77%) .NET
14 23 (29.49%) SQL
14 23 (29.49%) SQL Server
14 23 (29.49%) Git (software)
15 22 (28.21%) Linux
15 22 (28.21%) PostgreSQL
16 21 (26.92%) MVC
17 20 (25.64%) MongoDB
17 20 (25.64%) NoSQL
18 19 (24.36%) SOAP
18 19 (24.36%) IIS
19 18 (23.08%) Node.js
19 18 (23.08%) Blog
20 17 (21.79%) DevExpress
20 17 (21.79%) Android

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 19 (24.36%) IIS
2 18 (23.08%) Node.js
3 17 (21.79%) SharePoint
4 6 (7.69%) WordPress
5 3 (3.85%) Apache
6 2 (2.56%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) DNS
1 2 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (53.85%) MySQL
2 23 (29.49%) SQL Server
3 22 (28.21%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (25.64%) MongoDB
4 20 (25.64%) NoSQL
5 12 (15.38%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.13%) SQLite
7 2 (2.56%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.56%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.56%) Big Data
7 2 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.28%) Redis
Development Applications
1 23 (29.49%) Git (software)
2 17 (21.79%) Visual Studio
3 6 (7.69%) Subversion
4 4 (5.13%) RSpec
4 4 (5.13%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 2 (2.56%) Retail
2 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 75 (96.15%) Developer
2 33 (42.31%) Software Developer
3 32 (41.03%) Web Developer
4 5 (6.41%) Ruby Developer
5 4 (5.13%) Principal Software Developer
6 3 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 3 (3.85%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (3.85%) Senior Developer
6 3 (3.85%) .NET Developer
7 2 (2.56%) C# Developer
7 2 (2.56%) Technical Architect
7 2 (2.56%) Architect
7 2 (2.56%) Junior
7 2 (2.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (2.56%) Junior Developer
7 2 (2.56%) PHP Developer
7 2 (2.56%) Junior Web Developer
8 1 (1.28%) Release Engineer
8 1 (1.28%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (52.56%) HTML
1 41 (52.56%) CSS
2 33 (42.31%) Web Services
3 26 (33.33%) jQuery
4 25 (32.05%) Django
5 24 (30.77%) .NET
6 19 (24.36%) SOAP
7 17 (21.79%) ASP.NET
7 17 (21.79%) WinForms
8 12 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
9 9 (11.54%) RESTful
9 9 (11.54%) Spring
10 8 (10.26%) JSON
10 8 (10.26%) JAX-RS
11 6 (7.69%) HTML5
11 6 (7.69%) AngularJS
12 5 (6.41%) Ajax
13 4 (5.13%) Hibernate
13 4 (5.13%) Silverlight
14 3 (3.85%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 30 (38.46%) Open Source
2 29 (37.18%) Computer Science
3 18 (23.08%) Blog
4 12 (15.38%) Robotics
5 11 (14.10%) LIMS
6 8 (10.26%) Biology
7 6 (7.69%) Mobile App
8 4 (5.13%) Informatics
9 3 (3.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.21%) Linux
2 17 (21.79%) Android
3 15 (19.23%) Windows
4 4 (5.13%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.56%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.92%) MVC
3 17 (21.79%) Android Development
4 16 (20.51%) TDD
5 14 (17.95%) OO
6 7 (8.97%) DNA
7 6 (7.69%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.41%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.41%) Scrum
9 4 (5.13%) Process Management
9 4 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.13%) Web Development
10 3 (3.85%) BDD
10 3 (3.85%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.85%) UML
10 3 (3.85%) Web Design
10 3 (3.85%) Risk Assessment
11 2 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (2.56%) ERP
11 2 (2.56%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) Ruby
2 35 (44.87%) JavaScript
3 31 (39.74%) Python
3 31 (39.74%) Java
4 27 (34.62%) C#
5 23 (29.49%) SQL
6 16 (20.51%) PHP
7 13 (16.67%) Perl
8 6 (7.69%) C++
9 4 (5.13%) XAML
9 4 (5.13%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 4 (5.13%) VB
9 4 (5.13%) VB.NET
9 4 (5.13%) VB6
10 2 (2.56%) Groovy
10 2 (2.56%) Scala
11 1 (1.28%) C
11 1 (1.28%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 32 (41.03%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.28%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) Capistrano
1 2 (2.56%) Puppet
1 2 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (21.79%) DevExpress
1 17 (21.79%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.82%) Oracle
3 8 (10.26%) VMware
4 5 (6.41%) Google
5 1 (1.28%) CA
5 1 (1.28%) Perforce
5 1 (1.28%) MKS
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