The first table below looks at the demand for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 9 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 185 142 144
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +2
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.028% 0.16% 0.090%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.077% 0.41% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +74.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -7.22%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1300 978 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 35.98% 38.46% 44.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1060 762 850
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby on Rails
West Yorkshire

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in Leeds

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 17 (100.00%) Ruby
2 9 (52.94%) .NET
3 7 (41.18%) C#
3 7 (41.18%) MySQL
3 7 (41.18%) OO
4 6 (35.29%) Java
4 6 (35.29%) PHP
4 6 (35.29%) Internet
5 5 (29.41%) Smalltalk
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 5 (29.41%) J2EE
5 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 5 (29.41%) C++
5 5 (29.41%) Finance
5 5 (29.41%) Banking
5 5 (29.41%) Grails
5 5 (29.41%) Groovy
6 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
6 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 4 (23.53%) Financial Institution
6 4 (23.53%) Intranet
7 3 (17.65%) OOP
7 3 (17.65%) HTML
7 3 (17.65%) Python
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
7 3 (17.65%) CSS
7 3 (17.65%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (17.65%) jQuery
7 3 (17.65%) Web Development
7 3 (17.65%) Magento

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (11.76%) Drupal
1 2 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Internet
2 4 (23.53%) Intranet
3 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) MySQL
2 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
4 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
4 2 (11.76%) HBase
4 2 (11.76%) Redis
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
1 5 (29.41%) Banking
2 4 (23.53%) Financial Institution
3 2 (11.76%) Back Office
4 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
3 3 (17.65%) PHP Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Ruby Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) J2EE
2 5 (29.41%) Grails
3 3 (17.65%) HTML
3 3 (17.65%) CSS
3 3 (17.65%) jQuery
4 2 (11.76%) HTML5
4 2 (11.76%) CSS3
4 2 (11.76%) MapReduce
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
5 1 (5.88%) CGI
5 1 (5.88%) Sass
5 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (11.76%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) NHS
3 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.88%) BBC
3 1 (5.88%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) OO
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
3 3 (17.65%) OOP
3 3 (17.65%) Web Development
4 2 (11.76%) BDD
4 2 (11.76%) Refactoring
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) Pair Programming
4 2 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (11.76%) Information Management
4 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.76%) SOA
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
5 1 (5.88%) SEO
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Ruby
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) PHP
4 5 (29.41%) Smalltalk
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) C++
4 5 (29.41%) Groovy
5 3 (17.65%) Python
6 2 (11.76%) PHP5
6 2 (11.76%) Perl
7 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe
1 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
1 1 (5.88%) Sony
1 1 (5.88%) VMware
1 1 (5.88%) Zend
1 1 (5.88%) Percona
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