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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 99 102 83
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 7 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.44% 0.068% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.37% 0.18% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 11
Average salary £34,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% +2.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
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
511 546 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 32.14% 37.07% 35.26%
Number of salaries quoted 330 401 277
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 14 (100.00%) Ruby
2 13 (92.86%) Java
3 12 (85.71%) Bash Shell
4 11 (78.57%) Perl
4 11 (78.57%) PHP
4 11 (78.57%) .NET
5 10 (71.43%) J2EE
5 10 (71.43%) MySQL
5 10 (71.43%) Oracle
5 10 (71.43%) Web Services
5 10 (71.43%) Tomcat
5 10 (71.43%) CMS
5 10 (71.43%) Content Management
5 10 (71.43%) Web Application Development
6 9 (64.29%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (64.29%) Apache
7 8 (57.14%) JMeter
7 8 (57.14%) Hibernate
7 8 (57.14%) Spring
7 8 (57.14%) Alterian
7 8 (57.14%) XML
7 8 (57.14%) SOAP
7 8 (57.14%) JUnit
7 8 (57.14%) HttpUnit
7 8 (57.14%) JPA
7 8 (57.14%) RESTful
7 8 (57.14%) Open Source
8 7 (50.00%) Web Development
8 7 (50.00%) SQL
9 6 (42.86%) Linux

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 10 (71.43%) Tomcat
1 10 (71.43%) CMS
2 9 (64.29%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) MySQL
2 9 (64.29%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
4 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) JUnit
1 8 (57.14%) JMeter
1 8 (57.14%) HttpUnit
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) Java Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Web Developer
4 5 (35.71%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (7.14%) AWS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) J2EE
2 10 (71.43%) Web Services
3 8 (57.14%) XML
3 8 (57.14%) Hibernate
3 8 (57.14%) Spring
3 8 (57.14%) SOAP
3 8 (57.14%) JPA
3 8 (57.14%) RESTful
4 5 (35.71%) JSP
4 5 (35.71%) Servlets
5 2 (14.29%) CSS
5 2 (14.29%) Java EE
5 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 1 (7.14%) HTML5
6 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) W3C
2 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Android
2 5 (35.71%) Apple iOS
3 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Content Management
1 10 (71.43%) Web Application Development
2 8 (57.14%) Open Source
3 7 (50.00%) Web Development
4 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Content Management
4 5 (35.71%) Separation of Concerns
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Ruby
2 13 (92.86%) Java
3 12 (85.71%) Bash Shell
4 11 (78.57%) Perl
4 11 (78.57%) PHP
5 7 (50.00%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle
2 8 (57.14%) Alterian