The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 99 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.20% - 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% - 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £40,000 - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Ruby on Rails
South East

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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
510 544 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.31% 47.47% 33.37%
Number of salaries quoted 465 448 241
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in Kent

Ruby on Rails
Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Maidstone - 1 £40,000 -
Ruby on Rails
South East

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Symfony
1 2 (100.00%) Zend
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Google Maps API
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) PEAR
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) Yii

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) HTTP
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) PEAR
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) Symfony
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Google Maps API
1 2 (100.00%) Yii
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Zend
1 2 (100.00%) Facebook
1 2 (100.00%) Twitter