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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 96 100 89
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 3 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.22% 0.79% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.63% 2.10% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 2
Average salary £33,500 £50,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.00% +73.91%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,164 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +23.32%
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
475 619 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.16% 37.56% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 301 446 282
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 1 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 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) JUnit
3 3 (50.00%) JMeter
3 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (50.00%) Spring
3 3 (50.00%) HttpUnit
3 3 (50.00%) JPA
3 3 (50.00%) RESTful
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Content Management
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) Alterian
4 2 (33.33%) Content Management

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (33.33%) CMS
3 1 (16.67%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
1 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JUnit
1 3 (50.00%) JMeter
1 3 (50.00%) HttpUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby Developer
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
1 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
1 3 (50.00%) JPA
1 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) 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 2 (33.33%) Web Application Development
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Content Management
1 2 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Alterian
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