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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 233 223 246
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +23
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 37 54 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.50% 0.64% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.27% 1.58% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 37 29 22
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,600 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
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
2905 3421 3328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 39.16% 40.80% 41.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2490 2963 3009
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +8.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 2 June 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 2 June 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
Cambridgeshire +16 25 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Hertfordshire +9 10 £50,000 -3.84% 2
Suffolk -3 1 £37,500 +25.00%
Essex -6 1 £50,000 +132.55%
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 68 (100.00%) Ruby
2 42 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (54.41%) JavaScript
4 36 (52.94%) HTML
5 34 (50.00%) MySQL
6 33 (48.53%) CSS
7 31 (45.59%) jQuery
8 28 (41.18%) Git (software)
9 26 (38.24%) NoSQL
9 26 (38.24%) Open Source
9 26 (38.24%) TDD
9 26 (38.24%) PostgreSQL
10 22 (32.35%) MongoDB
11 21 (30.88%) Mentoring
12 19 (27.94%) Algorithms
12 19 (27.94%) Computer Science
13 18 (26.47%) Degree
14 16 (23.53%) Coaching
14 16 (23.53%) Blog
15 15 (22.06%) PHP
16 13 (19.12%) Subversion
16 13 (19.12%) OO
17 12 (17.65%) HTML5
18 11 (16.18%) Marketing
19 10 (14.71%) Selenium
19 10 (14.71%) UML
19 10 (14.71%) Cucumber
19 10 (14.71%) BDD
19 10 (14.71%) CSS3
19 10 (14.71%) RSpec

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 6 (8.82%) Node.js
2 1 (1.47%) Apache
2 1 (1.47%) Drupal
2 1 (1.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.47%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (50.00%) MySQL
2 26 (38.24%) NoSQL
2 26 (38.24%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (32.35%) MongoDB
4 5 (7.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.47%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 28 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 13 (19.12%) Subversion
3 10 (14.71%) Selenium
3 10 (14.71%) Cucumber
3 10 (14.71%) RSpec
4 1 (1.47%) Xcode
General
1 11 (16.18%) Marketing
2 2 (2.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 63 (92.65%) Developer
2 35 (51.47%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 17 (25.00%) Ruby Developer
4 14 (20.59%) Senior Developer
5 10 (14.71%) Front-End Developer
6 9 (13.24%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 9 (13.24%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 9 (13.24%) JavaScript Developer
6 9 (13.24%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) Applications Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Web Applications Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.47%) Senior Web Developer
9 1 (1.47%) PHP Developer
9 1 (1.47%) Java Developer
9 1 (1.47%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (52.94%) HTML
2 33 (48.53%) CSS
3 31 (45.59%) jQuery
4 12 (17.65%) HTML5
5 10 (14.71%) CSS3
6 9 (13.24%) Backbone.js
6 9 (13.24%) Ember.js
7 7 (10.29%) Django
8 5 (7.35%) RESTful
9 4 (5.88%) Spring
10 3 (4.41%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (1.47%) .NET
11 1 (1.47%) J2EE
11 1 (1.47%) Web Services
11 1 (1.47%) Ajax
11 1 (1.47%) CodeIgniter
11 1 (1.47%) iOS SDK
11 1 (1.47%) Laravel
11 1 (1.47%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.94%) Algorithms
1 19 (27.94%) Computer Science
2 16 (23.53%) Blog
3 6 (8.82%) LIMS
4 5 (7.35%) User Experience
5 3 (4.41%) Robotics
5 3 (4.41%) Biology
5 3 (4.41%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.47%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.47%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.29%) Linux
2 3 (4.41%) Windows
3 2 (2.94%) Android
3 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (38.24%) Open Source
2 26 (38.24%) TDD
3 21 (30.88%) Mentoring
4 16 (23.53%) Coaching
5 13 (19.12%) OO
6 10 (14.71%) UML
6 10 (14.71%) BDD
7 7 (10.29%) Pair Programming
8 5 (7.35%) MVC
8 5 (7.35%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.35%) SDLC
9 4 (5.88%) Project Management
10 3 (4.41%) DNA
10 3 (4.41%) Product Management
11 2 (2.94%) Android Development
11 2 (2.94%) iOS Development
11 2 (2.94%) Scrum
11 2 (2.94%) CRM
12 1 (1.47%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) Ruby
2 37 (54.41%) JavaScript
3 15 (22.06%) PHP
4 9 (13.24%) Python
5 8 (11.76%) Java
6 7 (10.29%) Perl
7 4 (5.88%) SQL
8 3 (4.41%) C
8 3 (4.41%) C#
9 1 (1.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (26.47%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (2.94%) Google
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