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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 134 141 144
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 3 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.16% 0.24% 0.083%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.93% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 2
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £61,250 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
671 642 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.30% 25.95% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 604 549 545
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 April 2016.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in Reading

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 23 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 23 (100.00%) Ruby
2 17 (73.91%) HTML
3 14 (60.87%) CSS
4 10 (43.48%) PHP
5 9 (39.13%) SQL
5 9 (39.13%) Data Protection
6 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
7 7 (30.43%) Java
7 7 (30.43%) Python
8 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
8 6 (26.09%) Customer Engagement
8 6 (26.09%) Visualisation
8 6 (26.09%) Backbone.js
8 6 (26.09%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (21.74%) Web Development
9 5 (21.74%) Linux
10 4 (17.39%) ERP
10 4 (17.39%) .NET
10 4 (17.39%) Ajax
10 4 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (17.39%) Front End Development
10 4 (17.39%) SaaS
11 3 (13.04%) Spring MVC
11 3 (13.04%) Grails
11 3 (13.04%) Drupal
11 3 (13.04%) Apache Wicket
11 3 (13.04%) Meteor
11 3 (13.04%) Analytics

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 3 (13.04%) Drupal
2 1 (4.35%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) SaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SSH
1 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) RSpec
2 1 (4.35%) Capybara
2 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.35%) gulp
General
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (56.52%) Ruby Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Programmer
4 4 (17.39%) Software Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Software Programmer
5 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (13.04%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Junior
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) HTML
2 14 (60.87%) CSS
3 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
4 6 (26.09%) Backbone.js
5 4 (17.39%) .NET
5 4 (17.39%) Ajax
6 3 (13.04%) Apache Wicket
6 3 (13.04%) Ember.js
6 3 (13.04%) Grails
6 3 (13.04%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (13.04%) Meteor
6 3 (13.04%) Sass
6 3 (13.04%) Spine.js
6 3 (13.04%) Spring
6 3 (13.04%) Spring MVC
7 2 (8.70%) React
8 1 (4.35%) Haml
8 1 (4.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Data Protection
2 6 (26.09%) Customer Engagement
2 6 (26.09%) Data Visualisation
2 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
3 5 (21.74%) Web Development
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) ERP
4 4 (17.39%) Front End Development
5 3 (13.04%) Analytics
5 3 (13.04%) B2B
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.04%) MVC
5 3 (13.04%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.35%) Kanban
6 1 (4.35%) OO
6 1 (4.35%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 23 (100.00%) Ruby
2 10 (43.48%) PHP
3 9 (39.13%) SQL
4 7 (30.43%) Java
4 7 (30.43%) Python
5 3 (13.04%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree