The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 70 74 64
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 6 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.80% 1.36% 1.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.56% 2.95% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 9
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £67,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
384 441 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 51.20% 45.99% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 353 391 288
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby on Rails
Oxfordshire

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 29 July 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%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 7 (77.78%) jQuery
4 5 (55.56%) Linux
5 4 (44.44%) MySQL
6 3 (33.33%) MVC
6 3 (33.33%) TDD
6 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 3 (33.33%) Drupal
7 2 (22.22%) HTML5
7 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 2 (22.22%) BDD
7 2 (22.22%) CSS3
7 2 (22.22%) Analytics
7 2 (22.22%) UNIX
7 2 (22.22%) Python
7 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
7 2 (22.22%) OOP
7 2 (22.22%) OO
7 2 (22.22%) C++
7 2 (22.22%) Statistics
7 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
8 1 (11.11%) Symfony
8 1 (11.11%) Subversion
8 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 1 (11.11%) Games
8 1 (11.11%) Perforce
8 1 (11.11%) Scrum

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 3 (33.33%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) PHPUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Junior
2 4 (44.44%) Junior Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Graduate
3 3 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Ruby Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Python Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Python Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Programmer
5 1 (11.11%) PHP Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) jQuery
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) CSS3
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) Symfony
4 1 (11.11%) NumPy
4 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Statistics
1 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) MVC
1 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (22.22%) OOP
2 2 (22.22%) OO
2 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
2 2 (22.22%) BDD
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Game Development
3 1 (11.11%) Kanban
3 1 (11.11%) DSDM
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) R
4 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Perforce
1 1 (11.11%) Facebook