The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 81 74 85
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 5 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.47% 0.43% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.21% 1.17% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 1
Average salary £52,500 £39,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% +65.95%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Ruby on Rails
Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
412 343 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 38.76% 36.88% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 371 307 307
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Ruby on Rails
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 16 (100.00%) Ruby
2 14 (87.50%) Degree
3 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (75.00%) Mathematics
4 12 (75.00%) Computer Science
5 10 (62.50%) OO
6 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (37.50%) OOP
7 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
7 6 (37.50%) Banking
8 5 (31.25%) Retail
8 5 (31.25%) MySQL
9 4 (25.00%) Oracle
9 4 (25.00%) Linux
9 4 (25.00%) C#
9 4 (25.00%) PHP
9 4 (25.00%) Apache
9 4 (25.00%) Subversion
9 4 (25.00%) WFM
9 4 (25.00%) Java SE
9 4 (25.00%) Open Source
9 4 (25.00%) Zend
9 4 (25.00%) jQuery
10 3 (18.75%) SaaS
10 3 (18.75%) Product Management
10 3 (18.75%) Finance
10 3 (18.75%) LAMP
10 3 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (12.50%) TDD
12 1 (6.25%) Games

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (25.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
1 6 (37.50%) Banking
2 5 (31.25%) Retail
3 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 3 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 8 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Java SE
1 4 (25.00%) jQuery
2 3 (18.75%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 12 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) OO
3 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (37.50%) OOP
5 4 (25.00%) WFM
6 3 (18.75%) Product Management
7 2 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Ruby
2 4 (25.00%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
1 4 (25.00%) Zend