The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 92 91 78
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 17 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.29% 0.55% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.69% 1.31% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 3
Average salary £47,500 £41,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.77% +39.16%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,250 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +8.20%
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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
631 458 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 47.84% 42.02% 44.17%
Number of salaries quoted 374 308 279
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in Glasgow

Ruby on Rails
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 56 (100.00%) Ruby
2 53 (94.64%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (91.07%) Linux
4 50 (89.29%) CSS
4 50 (89.29%) HTML
5 45 (80.36%) JavaScript
6 31 (55.36%) Git (software)
6 31 (55.36%) jQuery
7 25 (44.64%) Mobile App
8 24 (42.86%) REST
9 16 (28.57%) Web Development
10 15 (26.79%) Python
11 14 (25.00%) Sinatra
12 13 (23.21%) TDD
13 12 (21.43%) HTML5
14 11 (19.64%) Java
15 10 (17.86%) Windows
15 10 (17.86%) Open Source
16 9 (16.07%) Jasmine
16 9 (16.07%) PostgreSQL
17 8 (14.29%) Cucumber
17 8 (14.29%) CSS3
18 7 (12.50%) CoffeeScript
18 7 (12.50%) RSpec
18 7 (12.50%) BDD
18 7 (12.50%) Scrum
18 7 (12.50%) MVC
19 6 (10.71%) Mac OS X
19 6 (10.71%) OO
19 6 (10.71%) AIX

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 5 (8.93%) Drupal
1 5 (8.93%) Apache
1 5 (8.93%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.79%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.57%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.07%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (10.71%) MySQL
3 5 (8.93%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.93%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (8.93%) Pentaho
4 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (55.36%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.07%) Jasmine
3 8 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 7 (12.50%) RSpec
5 6 (10.71%) Subversion
6 5 (8.93%) Maven
7 2 (3.57%) Selenium
8 1 (1.79%) Behat
8 1 (1.79%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (3.57%) Marketing
2 1 (1.79%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 56 (100.00%) Developer
2 34 (60.71%) Ruby Developer
3 17 (30.36%) Programmer
4 8 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (3.57%) Web Developer
5 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
6 1 (1.79%) Software Developer
6 1 (1.79%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (1.79%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (1.79%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (89.29%) CSS
1 50 (89.29%) HTML
2 31 (55.36%) jQuery
3 24 (42.86%) REST
4 14 (25.00%) Sinatra
5 12 (21.43%) HTML5
6 8 (14.29%) CSS3
7 6 (10.71%) Ember.js
7 6 (10.71%) Backbone.js
8 4 (7.14%) LESS
9 3 (5.36%) Hibernate
9 3 (5.36%) Spring
10 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
10 2 (3.57%) Sass
11 1 (1.79%) .NET
11 1 (1.79%) Symfony
11 1 (1.79%) Zend Framework
11 1 (1.79%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 25 (44.64%) Mobile App
2 10 (17.86%) Open Source
3 6 (10.71%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.57%) Tandem
4 2 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 51 (91.07%) Linux
2 10 (17.86%) Windows
3 6 (10.71%) Mac OS X
3 6 (10.71%) AIX
3 6 (10.71%) Solaris
4 5 (8.93%) Ubuntu
4 5 (8.93%) UNIX
5 2 (3.57%) Android
5 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (94.64%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.57%) Web Development
3 13 (23.21%) TDD
4 7 (12.50%) BDD
4 7 (12.50%) Scrum
4 7 (12.50%) MVC
5 6 (10.71%) OO
6 5 (8.93%) Pair Programming
6 5 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.36%) Software Architecture
8 2 (3.57%) Kanban
8 2 (3.57%) User Experience Design
8 2 (3.57%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.79%) DevOps
9 1 (1.79%) OOP
9 1 (1.79%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.79%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Ruby
2 45 (80.36%) JavaScript
3 15 (26.79%) Python
4 11 (19.64%) Java
5 7 (12.50%) CoffeeScript
6 6 (10.71%) PHP
7 5 (8.93%) Jython
8 4 (7.14%) SQL
8 4 (7.14%) Perl
9 1 (1.79%) C#
9 1 (1.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Capistrano
2 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (8.93%) JBoss
2 2 (3.57%) Adobe
3 1 (1.79%) Zend
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Competitive salary based on skills
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Env
Posted: 6 days ago