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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 72 93 80
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -13
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 24 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.31% 0.53% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.37% 1.03% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 22 1 1
Average salary £54,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.71% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
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
549 582 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 52.74% 51.37% 44.54%
Number of salaries quoted 378 329 296
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 19 December 2014.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 41 (100.00%) Ruby
2 33 (80.49%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (73.17%) HTML
3 30 (73.17%) CSS
4 25 (60.98%) JavaScript
5 23 (56.10%) TDD
6 21 (51.22%) Linux
7 17 (41.46%) jQuery
8 14 (34.15%) Cucumber
9 13 (31.71%) Jasmine
9 13 (31.71%) CoffeeScript
9 13 (31.71%) RSpec
10 12 (29.27%) Backbone.js
10 12 (29.27%) Scrum
11 11 (26.83%) Git (software)
11 11 (26.83%) Ember.js
12 10 (24.39%) MVC
13 8 (19.51%) CSS3
13 8 (19.51%) HTML5
13 8 (19.51%) Java
13 8 (19.51%) Mobile App
14 7 (17.07%) User Experience
14 7 (17.07%) REST
14 7 (17.07%) MySQL
14 7 (17.07%) Android
15 5 (12.20%) Web Development
15 5 (12.20%) Kanban
15 5 (12.20%) BDD
15 5 (12.20%) Functional Programming
15 5 (12.20%) UNIX

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (4.88%) JBoss
1 2 (4.88%) Apache
1 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
1 2 (4.88%) Drupal
2 1 (2.44%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Photoshop
1 2 (4.88%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) MySQL
2 5 (12.20%) Datomic
3 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.88%) Pentaho
3 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 14 (34.15%) Cucumber
2 13 (31.71%) Jasmine
2 13 (31.71%) RSpec
3 11 (26.83%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.32%) Subversion
5 2 (4.88%) Maven
6 1 (2.44%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.44%) Behat
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
1 5 (12.20%) Games
2 3 (7.32%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 41 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (53.66%) Ruby Developer
3 12 (29.27%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Programmer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (73.17%) HTML
1 30 (73.17%) CSS
2 17 (41.46%) jQuery
3 12 (29.27%) Backbone.js
4 11 (26.83%) Ember.js
5 8 (19.51%) HTML5
5 8 (19.51%) CSS3
6 7 (17.07%) REST
7 4 (9.76%) Sinatra
8 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.88%) WEBrick
8 2 (4.88%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (4.88%) Sass
8 2 (4.88%) Web Services
8 2 (4.88%) Hibernate
8 2 (4.88%) Spring
9 1 (2.44%) Symfony
9 1 (2.44%) Zend Framework
9 1 (2.44%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Mobile App
2 7 (17.07%) User Experience
3 5 (12.20%) Semantic Web
4 2 (4.88%) Open Source
4 2 (4.88%) Tandem
4 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (51.22%) Linux
2 7 (17.07%) Android
3 5 (12.20%) UNIX
4 4 (9.76%) Windows
5 2 (4.88%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (80.49%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (56.10%) TDD
3 12 (29.27%) Scrum
4 10 (24.39%) MVC
5 5 (12.20%) Web Development
5 5 (12.20%) Functional Programming
5 5 (12.20%) Kanban
5 5 (12.20%) BDD
6 4 (9.76%) Android Development
7 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.88%) Pair Programming
8 2 (4.88%) OO
8 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.88%) UX Design
9 1 (2.44%) DevOps
9 1 (2.44%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Ruby
2 25 (60.98%) JavaScript
3 13 (31.71%) CoffeeScript
4 8 (19.51%) Java
5 5 (12.20%) Clojure
6 3 (7.32%) PHP
6 3 (7.32%) Python
7 2 (4.88%) Jython
7 2 (4.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Capistrano
1 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) Ansible
2 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) Adobe
1 2 (4.88%) Google
2 1 (2.44%) Zend
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago