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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 99 73 94
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +21
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 5 37 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.40% 2.82% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.02% 5.66% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 31 8
Average salary £32,500 £57,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.47% +51.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £65,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
489 654 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.84% 49.81% 46.30%
Number of salaries quoted 285 421 393
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Ruby
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 9 (69.23%) MySQL
4 8 (61.54%) TDD
5 7 (53.85%) jQuery
5 7 (53.85%) CSS
5 7 (53.85%) HTML
5 7 (53.85%) RSpec
6 6 (46.15%) CoffeeScript
7 5 (38.46%) Clojure
7 5 (38.46%) Cucumber
7 5 (38.46%) Scrum
8 4 (30.77%) Android
8 4 (30.77%) Semantic Web
8 4 (30.77%) Java
8 4 (30.77%) UNIX
8 4 (30.77%) Linux
8 4 (30.77%) BDD
8 4 (30.77%) Haml
8 4 (30.77%) Backbone.js
8 4 (30.77%) Jasmine
8 4 (30.77%) Sass
8 4 (30.77%) Ember.js
8 4 (30.77%) Datomic
8 4 (30.77%) Functional Programming
8 4 (30.77%) User Experience
9 3 (23.08%) Kanban
10 2 (15.38%) Pair Programming
10 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) MySQL
2 4 (30.77%) Datomic
3 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) RSpec
2 5 (38.46%) Cucumber
3 4 (30.77%) Jasmine
General
1 2 (15.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Ruby Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Junior
3 2 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) jQuery
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
1 7 (53.85%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) Haml
2 4 (30.77%) Backbone.js
2 4 (30.77%) Sass
2 4 (30.77%) Ember.js
3 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 2 (15.38%) Semantic HTML
3 2 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Semantic Web
1 4 (30.77%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) UNIX
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
1 4 (30.77%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) TDD
3 5 (38.46%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) BDD
4 4 (30.77%) Functional Programming
5 3 (23.08%) Kanban
6 2 (15.38%) OOP
6 2 (15.38%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) Pair Programming
6 2 (15.38%) Web Development
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (15.38%) Android Development
7 1 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Ruby
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) CoffeeScript
4 5 (38.46%) Clojure
5 4 (30.77%) Java
6 1 (7.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Google
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Optimus Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago