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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 138 136 143
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 12 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.53% 0.38% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.40% 1.05% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 7
Average salary £50,000 £52,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £44,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +17.33%
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
858 956 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 37.60% 36.73% 34.58%
Number of salaries quoted 708 823 715
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015. 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
Stevenage +13 6 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Hitchin - 1 £55,000 -
Ruby on Rails
East of England

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 27 (100.00%) Ruby
2 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (85.19%) Git (software)
3 22 (81.48%) TDD
4 13 (48.15%) Subversion
5 12 (44.44%) HTML
5 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 12 (44.44%) PHP
6 11 (40.74%) HTML5
6 11 (40.74%) CSS
6 11 (40.74%) jQuery
7 10 (37.04%) Selenium
7 10 (37.04%) UML
7 10 (37.04%) Cucumber
7 10 (37.04%) CSS3
7 10 (37.04%) RSpec
8 9 (33.33%) BDD
8 9 (33.33%) Backbone.js
8 9 (33.33%) Ember.js
8 9 (33.33%) OO
8 9 (33.33%) Marketing
9 6 (22.22%) MySQL
10 2 (7.41%) Python
10 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
10 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (3.70%) Scrum
11 1 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (3.70%) Spring
11 1 (3.70%) Ajax
11 1 (3.70%) Smartphone

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) MySQL
2 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (85.19%) Git (software)
2 13 (48.15%) Subversion
3 10 (37.04%) Selenium
3 10 (37.04%) Cucumber
3 10 (37.04%) RSpec
General
1 9 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) Ruby Developer
3 11 (40.74%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 10 (37.04%) Front-End Developer
5 9 (33.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 9 (33.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 9 (33.33%) Senior Developer
5 9 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Django Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) HTML
2 11 (40.74%) HTML5
2 11 (40.74%) CSS
2 11 (40.74%) jQuery
3 10 (37.04%) CSS3
4 9 (33.33%) Backbone.js
4 9 (33.33%) Ember.js
5 1 (3.70%) Spring
5 1 (3.70%) Ajax
5 1 (3.70%) Django
5 1 (3.70%) Web Services
5 1 (3.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
1 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (81.48%) TDD
3 10 (37.04%) UML
4 9 (33.33%) BDD
4 9 (33.33%) OO
5 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum
6 1 (3.70%) Project Management
6 1 (3.70%) SEO
6 1 (3.70%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (3.70%) Android Development
6 1 (3.70%) iOS Development
6 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Ruby
2 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 12 (44.44%) PHP
3 2 (7.41%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) Java
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago