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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 89 97 110
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 2 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.17% 0.32% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.54% 1.03% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Median salary £42,500 £34,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.82%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
369 485 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 32.06% 30.83% 39.05%
Number of salaries quoted 279 322 458
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Ruby on Rails as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Big Data
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) Postgraduate
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) OOD
5 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) Ajax
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Subversion
5 1 (16.67%) Information Management

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) RubyMine
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) React
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) OpenUP
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft