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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 120 139 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 17 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.80% 0.33% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.99% 1.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 0
Average salary £37,500 £46,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
568 568 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.89% 23.66% 29.19%
Number of salaries quoted 509 491 554
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +14.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 9 February 2016.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in Reading

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 26 (100.00%) Ruby
2 25 (96.15%) JavaScript
3 19 (73.08%) HTML
4 18 (69.23%) CSS
5 14 (53.85%) PHP
6 10 (38.46%) AngularJS
6 10 (38.46%) SQL
7 9 (34.62%) Python
7 9 (34.62%) Backbone.js
7 9 (34.62%) Data Protection
8 8 (30.77%) Java
9 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
10 6 (23.08%) Linux
11 5 (19.23%) C#
11 5 (19.23%) Ajax
11 5 (19.23%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (19.23%) Customer Engagement
11 5 (19.23%) Visualisation
11 5 (19.23%) Data Visualisation
11 5 (19.23%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (19.23%) Sass
11 5 (19.23%) Spine.js
11 5 (19.23%) Meteor
12 4 (15.38%) Ember.js
12 4 (15.38%) Front End Development
12 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
12 4 (15.38%) Analytics
12 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
12 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (15.38%) SaaS

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 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 4 (15.38%) Drupal
2 1 (3.85%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Capybara
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) gulp
1 1 (3.85%) RSpec
General
1 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (50.00%) Ruby Developer
3 9 (34.62%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Programmer
4 4 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Software Programmer
5 1 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Junior
5 1 (3.85%) Junior Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) HTML
2 18 (69.23%) CSS
3 10 (38.46%) AngularJS
4 9 (34.62%) Backbone.js
5 5 (19.23%) Ajax
5 5 (19.23%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (19.23%) Meteor
5 5 (19.23%) Sass
5 5 (19.23%) Spine.js
6 4 (15.38%) .NET
6 4 (15.38%) Apache Wicket
6 4 (15.38%) Ember.js
6 4 (15.38%) Grails
6 4 (15.38%) Spring
6 4 (15.38%) Spring MVC
7 1 (3.85%) CSS3
7 1 (3.85%) Haml
7 1 (3.85%) HTML5
7 1 (3.85%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Data Protection
2 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
3 5 (19.23%) Customer Engagement
3 5 (19.23%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Analytics
4 4 (15.38%) B2B
4 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (15.38%) ERP
4 4 (15.38%) Front End Development
4 4 (15.38%) MVC
4 4 (15.38%) TDD
4 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
4 4 (15.38%) Web Development
5 1 (3.85%) BDD
5 1 (3.85%) Kanban
5 1 (3.85%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Ruby
2 25 (96.15%) JavaScript
3 14 (53.85%) PHP
4 10 (38.46%) SQL
5 9 (34.62%) Python
6 8 (30.77%) Java
7 5 (19.23%) C#
8 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree