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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 91 89 80
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 25 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.76% 0.43% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.78% 1.03% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 3
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
661 486 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.58% 42.15% 42.70%
Number of salaries quoted 402 325 265
Average salary £39,750 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £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 22 August 2014.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 63 (100.00%) Ruby
2 57 (90.48%) Linux
3 56 (88.89%) HTML
3 56 (88.89%) CSS
4 52 (82.54%) JavaScript
5 36 (57.14%) Git (software)
6 35 (55.56%) jQuery
7 30 (47.62%) Mobile App
8 29 (46.03%) REST
9 17 (26.98%) Python
10 16 (25.40%) Web Development
11 14 (22.22%) Sinatra
12 13 (20.63%) HTML5
12 13 (20.63%) Java
13 12 (19.05%) TDD
14 11 (17.46%) Open Source
15 10 (15.87%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (15.87%) Windows
16 9 (14.29%) CSS3
16 9 (14.29%) Jasmine
17 8 (12.70%) Cucumber
17 8 (12.70%) BDD
17 8 (12.70%) MySQL
17 8 (12.70%) PHP
17 8 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
17 8 (12.70%) Scrum
18 7 (11.11%) MVC
18 7 (11.11%) OO
19 6 (9.52%) JBoss
19 6 (9.52%) Mac OS X

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 6 (9.52%) Drupal
2 5 (7.94%) Apache
2 5 (7.94%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.59%) Node.js
3 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.59%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.59%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.59%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (12.70%) MySQL
3 6 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 6 (9.52%) Pentaho
4 5 (7.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (4.76%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.59%) Big Data
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 36 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 9 (14.29%) Jasmine
3 8 (12.70%) Cucumber
4 6 (9.52%) Maven
4 6 (9.52%) Subversion
4 6 (9.52%) RSpec
5 3 (4.76%) Selenium
6 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.59%) Behat
6 1 (1.59%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.59%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (100.00%) Developer
2 39 (61.90%) Ruby Developer
3 17 (26.98%) Programmer
4 7 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.17%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.17%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (1.59%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (1.59%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (1.59%) Software Developer
7 1 (1.59%) Java Developer
7 1 (1.59%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (88.89%) HTML
1 56 (88.89%) CSS
2 35 (55.56%) jQuery
3 29 (46.03%) REST
4 14 (22.22%) Sinatra
5 13 (20.63%) HTML5
6 9 (14.29%) CSS3
7 5 (7.94%) Backbone.js
7 5 (7.94%) Ember.js
8 4 (6.35%) Spring
8 4 (6.35%) Hibernate
8 4 (6.35%) LESS
9 2 (3.17%) Django
9 2 (3.17%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.17%) Sass
10 1 (1.59%) PostGIS
10 1 (1.59%) Middleware
10 1 (1.59%) .NET
10 1 (1.59%) Symfony
10 1 (1.59%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 30 (47.62%) Mobile App
2 11 (17.46%) Open Source
3 6 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.17%) Tandem
5 1 (1.59%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.59%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 57 (90.48%) Linux
2 10 (15.87%) Windows
3 6 (9.52%) Mac OS X
3 6 (9.52%) AIX
3 6 (9.52%) Solaris
3 6 (9.52%) UNIX
4 5 (7.94%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.17%) Android
5 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.40%) Web Development
2 12 (19.05%) TDD
3 8 (12.70%) BDD
3 8 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (12.70%) Scrum
4 7 (11.11%) MVC
4 7 (11.11%) OO
5 5 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (7.94%) Pair Programming
6 3 (4.76%) Software Architecture
6 3 (4.76%) Kanban
7 2 (3.17%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.17%) OOP
7 2 (3.17%) User Experience Design
8 1 (1.59%) MapReduce
8 1 (1.59%) DevOps
8 1 (1.59%) Multithreading
8 1 (1.59%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.59%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.59%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 63 (100.00%) Ruby
2 52 (82.54%) JavaScript
3 17 (26.98%) Python
4 13 (20.63%) Java
5 8 (12.70%) PHP
6 6 (9.52%) CoffeeScript
7 5 (7.94%) Jython
7 5 (7.94%) SQL
7 5 (7.94%) Perl
8 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.59%) C#
8 1 (1.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) Capistrano
2 2 (3.17%) Puppet
2 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (9.52%) JBoss
2 2 (3.17%) Adobe
3 1 (1.59%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (1.59%) Talend
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle
3 1 (1.59%) Zend
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