The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 91 97 86
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 4 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.31% 1.08% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.96% 2.81% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 5
Average salary £31,250 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.55% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £28,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £50,500 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +25.00%
Ruby on Rails
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
418 606 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 32.13% 38.53% 40.26%
Number of salaries quoted 282 440 274
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Edinburgh region.

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (100.00%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) PHP
3 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) J2EE
3 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
4 3 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 3 (50.00%) RESTful
4 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Content Management
4 3 (50.00%) Content Management
4 3 (50.00%) Spring
4 3 (50.00%) HttpUnit
4 3 (50.00%) JPA
4 3 (50.00%) JUnit
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) UNIX
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) SOAP
4 3 (50.00%) Apache
4 3 (50.00%) CMS
4 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (50.00%) JMeter

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (50.00%) CMS
3 1 (16.67%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) HttpUnit
1 3 (50.00%) JUnit
1 3 (50.00%) JMeter
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) J2EE
2 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) JPA
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Web Application Development
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Content Management
1 3 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) Cash Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) PHP
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) Bash Shell
4 2 (33.33%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Alterian
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