The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 177 181 173
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 8 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.24% 0.20% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.59% 0.55% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 10
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £32,500 £43,847
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Ruby on Rails
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1358 1278 1358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 40.67% 36.31% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1098 1067 1075
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 10 February 2016, 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 24 (100.00%) Ruby
2 16 (66.67%) RSpec
3 15 (62.50%) Git (software)
4 12 (50.00%) Heroku
4 12 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
5 11 (45.83%) PHP
5 11 (45.83%) MySQL
5 11 (45.83%) Apache Cordova
6 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (37.50%) TDD
7 8 (33.33%) CSS
7 8 (33.33%) HTML
8 7 (29.17%) jQuery
9 5 (20.83%) Node.js
9 5 (20.83%) Linux
9 5 (20.83%) MVC
10 4 (16.67%) OO
10 4 (16.67%) HTML5
10 4 (16.67%) Open Source
10 4 (16.67%) Backbone.js
11 3 (12.50%) web2py
11 3 (12.50%) Pyramid
11 3 (12.50%) User Experience
11 3 (12.50%) Pylons
11 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
11 3 (12.50%) BDD
11 3 (12.50%) Kanban
11 3 (12.50%) Django
11 3 (12.50%) Ajax

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (20.83%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 12 (50.00%) Heroku
2 1 (4.17%) GitHub
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (45.83%) MySQL
3 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) RSpec
2 15 (62.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 2 (8.33%) Jasmine
General
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (75.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 11 (45.83%) MySQL Developer
3 11 (45.83%) Senior Developer
3 11 (45.83%) Senior MySQL Developer
4 10 (41.67%) PHP Developer
4 10 (41.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 10 (41.67%) Senior PHP Developer
4 10 (41.67%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Ruby Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Agile Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Python Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Perl Developer
8 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Ruby Developer
8 1 (4.17%) UI Developer
8 1 (4.17%) UI/UX Developer
8 1 (4.17%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) Apache Cordova
2 8 (33.33%) CSS
2 8 (33.33%) HTML
3 7 (29.17%) jQuery
4 4 (16.67%) Backbone.js
4 4 (16.67%) HTML5
5 3 (12.50%) Ajax
5 3 (12.50%) Django
5 3 (12.50%) Pylons
5 3 (12.50%) Pyramid
5 3 (12.50%) Web Services
5 3 (12.50%) web2py
6 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.33%) Ember.js
6 2 (8.33%) Grails
6 2 (8.33%) Sinatra
7 1 (4.17%) CSS3
7 1 (4.17%) JSON
7 1 (4.17%) Sass
7 1 (4.17%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) RIA
3 1 (4.17%) BBC
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (37.50%) TDD
2 5 (20.83%) MVC
3 4 (16.67%) OO
3 4 (16.67%) Open Source
4 3 (12.50%) BDD
4 3 (12.50%) Kanban
4 3 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Information Security
5 2 (8.33%) Web Development
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.17%) Pair Programming
6 1 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Refactoring
6 1 (4.17%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Ruby
2 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
2 11 (45.83%) PHP
3 3 (12.50%) C++
3 3 (12.50%) Python
4 2 (8.33%) C
5 1 (4.17%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft