The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 74 93 82
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 36 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.60% 0.48% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.36% 1.10% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 32 6 5
Average salary £50,000 £38,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,250 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
672 546 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.55% 43.65% 44.29%
Number of salaries quoted 426 371 285
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby on Rails
Scotland

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 23 July 2014.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 68 (100.00%) Ruby
2 62 (91.18%) HTML
2 62 (91.18%) CSS
3 59 (86.76%) Linux
4 58 (85.29%) JavaScript
5 37 (54.41%) jQuery
6 36 (52.94%) Git (software)
7 31 (45.59%) Mobile App
8 29 (42.65%) REST
9 20 (29.41%) Python
10 17 (25.00%) Web Development
11 15 (22.06%) Java
12 14 (20.59%) Sinatra
13 13 (19.12%) TDD
14 12 (17.65%) Scrum
14 12 (17.65%) MySQL
14 12 (17.65%) Open Source
14 12 (17.65%) HTML5
15 11 (16.18%) Jasmine
16 10 (14.71%) Windows
16 10 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
16 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (13.24%) PHP
17 9 (13.24%) Cucumber
17 9 (13.24%) BDD
18 8 (11.76%) RSpec
18 8 (11.76%) CSS3
18 8 (11.76%) CoffeeScript
18 8 (11.76%) AIX
18 8 (11.76%) Solaris

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (8.82%) Drupal
2 5 (7.35%) Apache
2 5 (7.35%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.47%) SugarCRM
3 1 (1.47%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.47%) Node.js
3 1 (1.47%) OpenStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) MySQL
2 10 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (8.82%) Pentaho
3 6 (8.82%) MongoDB
4 5 (7.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (4.41%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.94%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.47%) Big Data
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (52.94%) Git (software)
2 11 (16.18%) Jasmine
3 9 (13.24%) Cucumber
4 8 (11.76%) RSpec
5 6 (8.82%) Maven
6 5 (7.35%) Subversion
7 3 (4.41%) Selenium
8 1 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (8.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (100.00%) Developer
2 45 (66.18%) Ruby Developer
3 17 (25.00%) Programmer
4 7 (10.29%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 4 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (2.94%) Software Developer
7 1 (1.47%) Web Developer
7 1 (1.47%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (1.47%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (1.47%) Front-End Web Developer
7 1 (1.47%) Java Developer
7 1 (1.47%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (91.18%) HTML
1 62 (91.18%) CSS
2 37 (54.41%) jQuery
3 29 (42.65%) REST
4 14 (20.59%) Sinatra
5 12 (17.65%) HTML5
6 8 (11.76%) CSS3
7 6 (8.82%) Backbone.js
7 6 (8.82%) Ember.js
8 4 (5.88%) LESS
8 4 (5.88%) Hibernate
8 4 (5.88%) Spring
9 2 (2.94%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.47%) PostGIS
10 1 (1.47%) MapReduce
10 1 (1.47%) Haml
10 1 (1.47%) Grails
10 1 (1.47%) Django
10 1 (1.47%) Middleware
10 1 (1.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (45.59%) Mobile App
2 12 (17.65%) Open Source
3 6 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.94%) Tandem
5 1 (1.47%) GIS
5 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 59 (86.76%) Linux
2 10 (14.71%) Windows
3 8 (11.76%) AIX
3 8 (11.76%) Solaris
4 7 (10.29%) Mac OS X
5 6 (8.82%) UNIX
6 5 (7.35%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.00%) Web Development
2 13 (19.12%) TDD
3 12 (17.65%) Scrum
4 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (13.24%) BDD
6 7 (10.29%) OO
6 7 (10.29%) MVC
7 6 (8.82%) Pair Programming
7 6 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.82%) Kanban
8 4 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (4.41%) Software Architecture
10 2 (2.94%) OOP
11 1 (1.47%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (1.47%) Data Analysis
11 1 (1.47%) Automated Testing
11 1 (1.47%) Multithreading
11 1 (1.47%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) Ruby
2 58 (85.29%) JavaScript
3 20 (29.41%) Python
4 15 (22.06%) Java
5 9 (13.24%) PHP
6 8 (11.76%) CoffeeScript
7 7 (10.29%) SQL
7 7 (10.29%) Perl
8 5 (7.35%) Jython
9 2 (2.94%) C#
9 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.47%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) Degree
Systems Management
1 7 (10.29%) Capistrano
2 1 (1.47%) Puppet
2 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (8.82%) JBoss
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.47%) Talend
2 1 (1.47%) Jaspersoft
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle
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