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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 111 85 97
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +12
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 1 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.073% 1.49% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 3.19% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 4
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.76% +6.25%
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
541 501 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.58% 46.78% 51.22%
Number of salaries quoted 319 338 366
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 5 February 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (40.00%) Automotive
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) RSpec
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) Engine Yard
4 1 (20.00%) Capistrano
4 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) PHP

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Engine Yard
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) RSpec
General
1 2 (40.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Capistrano
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat