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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 124 148 142
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 10 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.51% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.54% 0.34% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 6
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +14.58%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
651 892 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 33.49% 36.45% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 602 792 721
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Ruby on Rails as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 17 (100.00%) Ruby
2 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (88.24%) Git (software)
2 15 (88.24%) Apache
2 15 (88.24%) Configuration Management
2 15 (88.24%) Scrum
2 15 (88.24%) Puppet
2 15 (88.24%) HAProxy
2 15 (88.24%) DevOps
2 15 (88.24%) GitLab
3 14 (82.35%) Continuous Delivery
3 14 (82.35%) Dovecot
3 14 (82.35%) Redis
3 14 (82.35%) Website Architecture
3 14 (82.35%) Memcached
3 14 (82.35%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (82.35%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (58.82%) Linux
5 9 (52.94%) Open Source
6 1 (5.88%) Perl
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) BDD
6 1 (5.88%) OpenStack

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (88.24%) Apache
2 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) PostgreSQL
1 14 (82.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (88.24%) Git (software)
1 15 (88.24%) GitLab
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) DevOps Manager
2 10 (58.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Junior
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) Memcached
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (88.24%) Configuration Management
1 15 (88.24%) DevOps
1 15 (88.24%) Scrum
2 14 (82.35%) Continuous Delivery
2 14 (82.35%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (82.35%) Website Architecture
3 9 (52.94%) Open Source
4 1 (5.88%) BDD
4 1 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 15 (88.24%) HAProxy
1 15 (88.24%) Puppet