The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 113 139 129
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -10
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 23 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.04% 0.17% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.63% 0.64% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 9
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Ruby on Rails
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
633 621 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.56% 26.17% 30.97%
Number of salaries quoted 506 536 621
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in Reading

Ruby on Rails
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in Reading

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 27 (96.43%) Ruby
2 23 (82.14%) JavaScript
3 21 (75.00%) Python
4 18 (64.29%) AngularJS
5 17 (60.71%) Backbone.js
5 17 (60.71%) Ember.js
5 17 (60.71%) PHP
5 17 (60.71%) SQL
5 17 (60.71%) C#
5 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
6 16 (57.14%) .NET
6 16 (57.14%) Java
6 16 (57.14%) REST
7 15 (53.57%) jQuery
7 15 (53.57%) MongoDB
7 15 (53.57%) NoSQL
7 15 (53.57%) MySQL
7 15 (53.57%) TDD
7 15 (53.57%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (50.00%) Objective-C
8 14 (50.00%) .NET Framework
8 14 (50.00%) JSON
8 14 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
8 14 (50.00%) CakePHP
8 14 (50.00%) IIS
8 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET
8 14 (50.00%) VB.NET
8 14 (50.00%) Apache
8 14 (50.00%) MVC
8 14 (50.00%) BDD

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 14 (50.00%) IIS
1 14 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Solr
2 1 (3.57%) Node.js
2 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
2 15 (53.57%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (53.57%) MongoDB
2 15 (53.57%) NoSQL
2 15 (53.57%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.57%) NetBeans
1 1 (3.57%) Hudson
1 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (42.86%) Legal
1 12 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 4 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) Software Developer
2 12 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Products Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Tester
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (64.29%) AngularJS
2 17 (60.71%) Backbone.js
2 17 (60.71%) Ember.js
3 16 (57.14%) REST
3 16 (57.14%) .NET
4 15 (53.57%) jQuery
5 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 14 (50.00%) JSON
5 14 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
5 14 (50.00%) CakePHP
5 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 14 (50.00%) Express
6 10 (35.71%) CSS
7 8 (28.57%) HTML
8 3 (10.71%) Hibernate
8 3 (10.71%) Spring
8 3 (10.71%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (10.71%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (10.71%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) EPoS
2 1 (3.57%) Replication
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Linux
2 10 (35.71%) Mac OS X
2 10 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) TDD
2 14 (50.00%) MVC
2 14 (50.00%) BDD
3 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
4 3 (10.71%) OOP
5 2 (7.14%) Workflow
5 2 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (7.14%) Open Source
6 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.57%) OWASP
6 1 (3.57%) DevOps
6 1 (3.57%) Validation
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.57%) OO
6 1 (3.57%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) Ruby
2 23 (82.14%) JavaScript
3 21 (75.00%) Python
4 17 (60.71%) PHP
4 17 (60.71%) SQL
4 17 (60.71%) C#
5 16 (57.14%) Java
6 14 (50.00%) VB.NET
6 14 (50.00%) Objective-C
7 13 (46.43%) C
7 13 (46.43%) C++
8 2 (7.14%) Perl
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Nagios
1 1 (3.57%) Cacti
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
1 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.57%) HAProxy
1 1 (3.57%) collectd
1 1 (3.57%) logstash
1 1 (3.57%) Rsyslog
1 1 (3.57%) Graphite
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle
1 1 (3.57%) Symantec
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