The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 139 133 163
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +30
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 5 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.21% 0.052% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.59% 0.12% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 6
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Ruby on Rails
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
844 813 1239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 35.24% 42.48% 39.95%
Number of salaries quoted 721 715 1070
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Hertfordshire region.

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Ruby on Rails
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Ruby on Rails
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertford - 2 £25,000 -
Watford -14 1 £60,000 +33.33%
Stevenage - 1 £37,500 -
Ruby on Rails
East of England

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 10 (100.00%) Ruby
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) MySQL
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) Ajax
4 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 4 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) PHP
4 4 (40.00%) OO
4 4 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (40.00%) CakePHP
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) HTML5
5 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
5 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (30.00%) Subversion
6 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) Google
6 2 (20.00%) LAMP
6 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (20.00%) HTTP
6 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (20.00%) Google App Engine
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
1 2 (20.00%) PaaS
1 2 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) RSpec
2 2 (20.00%) PHPUnit
2 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 2 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Web Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Web Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) Ajax
2 4 (40.00%) jQuery
2 4 (40.00%) HTML5
2 4 (40.00%) CakePHP
3 2 (20.00%) Grails
3 2 (20.00%) REST
3 2 (20.00%) Backbone.js
3 2 (20.00%) Ember.js
3 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) LAMP
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) WCF
4 1 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) OO
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Ruby
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) PHP
4 4 (40.00%) Python
5 2 (20.00%) Groovy
6 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Google