The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 75 79 96
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +17
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 4 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.53% 0.61% 0.090%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.10% 1.16% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 1
Average salary £50,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.13% +5.71%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Ruby on Rails
Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
364 519 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 48.28% 52.96% 45.91%
Number of salaries quoted 320 445 474
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in Oxford

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 9 (100.00%) Ruby
2 7 (77.78%) OO
2 7 (77.78%) Python
2 7 (77.78%) C++
2 7 (77.78%) Statistics
2 7 (77.78%) Mathematics
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) MATLAB
3 6 (66.67%) NumPy
3 6 (66.67%) Analytics
4 5 (55.56%) Pandas
4 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
4 5 (55.56%) REST
4 5 (55.56%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) Linux
5 4 (44.44%) CSS3
5 4 (44.44%) HTML5
5 4 (44.44%) R
5 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (33.33%) Mac OS X
6 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (33.33%) TDD
6 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (22.22%) Web Development
7 2 (22.22%) Django
7 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
7 2 (22.22%) jQuery
7 2 (22.22%) MySQL
7 2 (22.22%) MongoDB

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (11.11%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) Python Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior
3 2 (22.22%) Python/Django Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
1 6 (66.67%) NumPy
2 5 (55.56%) REST
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
2 5 (55.56%) Pandas
3 4 (44.44%) HTML5
3 4 (44.44%) CSS3
4 2 (22.22%) Django
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Statistics
1 7 (77.78%) Mathematics
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) OO
2 6 (66.67%) Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Probability Theory
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Kanban
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby
2 7 (77.78%) Python
2 7 (77.78%) C++
3 6 (66.67%) MATLAB
4 4 (44.44%) R
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (11.11%) PHP
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) C#
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HAProxy