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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 65 79 81
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 13 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.76% 0.78% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.88% 1.55% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +25.00%
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
335 453 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 45.45% 50.50% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 286 422 349
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 22 May 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) Ruby
2 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 10 (55.56%) Web Services
3 10 (55.56%) RESTful
3 10 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (55.56%) Bash Shell
3 10 (55.56%) Android
3 10 (55.56%) Apple iOS
3 10 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (55.56%) Android Development
3 10 (55.56%) iOS Development
4 6 (33.33%) CSS
4 6 (33.33%) HTML
4 6 (33.33%) jQuery
5 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 3 (16.67%) PHP
6 3 (16.67%) MySQL
6 3 (16.67%) Linux
6 3 (16.67%) MVC
6 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 3 (16.67%) Laravel
6 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 2 (11.11%) REST
7 2 (11.11%) NumPy
7 2 (11.11%) BDD
7 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 2 (11.11%) Analytics
7 2 (11.11%) Pandas
7 2 (11.11%) LAMP
7 2 (11.11%) Games

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 10 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
1 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Ruby Developer
2 10 (55.56%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 3 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 3 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Python/Django Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Junior
4 2 (11.11%) Graduate
4 2 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Junior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) Web Services
1 10 (55.56%) RESTful
2 6 (33.33%) CSS
2 6 (33.33%) HTML
2 6 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (16.67%) Laravel
4 2 (11.11%) REST
4 2 (11.11%) NumPy
4 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 2 (11.11%) Pandas
4 2 (11.11%) LAMP
4 2 (11.11%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (11.11%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Statistics
1 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Android
1 10 (55.56%) Apple iOS
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Android Development
1 10 (55.56%) iOS Development
2 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 3 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (11.11%) BDD
4 2 (11.11%) Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Kanban
5 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.56%) OOP
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Ruby
2 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 10 (55.56%) Bash Shell
4 3 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (11.11%) Python
5 2 (11.11%) MATLAB
5 2 (11.11%) C++
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Perforce