The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 149 137 141
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 21 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.58% 0.58% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.51% 1.61% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 8
Average salary £47,500 £43,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.19% +70.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £33,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +8.69%
Ruby on Rails
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1391 1119 1253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.35% 36.25% 38.60%
Number of salaries quoted 926 774 849
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in Scotland

Ruby on Rails
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in Scotland

Ruby on Rails
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -1 18 £47,500 +13.77% 6
Edinburgh -22 2 £39,000 -11.36% 1
Dundee - 1 - -
Ruby on Rails
UK

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 76 (100.00%) Ruby
2 69 (90.79%) Linux
3 66 (86.84%) HTML
3 66 (86.84%) CSS
3 66 (86.84%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (80.26%) JavaScript
5 44 (57.89%) jQuery
6 34 (44.74%) Git (software)
7 28 (36.84%) Python
8 27 (35.53%) Mobile App
9 26 (34.21%) REST
10 23 (30.26%) HTML5
10 23 (30.26%) Sinatra
11 20 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
12 18 (23.68%) Web Development
13 16 (21.05%) TDD
14 15 (19.74%) SQL
14 15 (19.74%) UNIX
15 14 (18.42%) Perl
15 14 (18.42%) Java
15 14 (18.42%) LESS
16 13 (17.11%) Software Architecture
16 13 (17.11%) Open Source
17 10 (13.16%) Windows
17 10 (13.16%) MySQL
18 9 (11.84%) Degree
18 9 (11.84%) Jasmine
19 8 (10.53%) CSS3
19 8 (10.53%) Cucumber
19 8 (10.53%) Computer Science

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (6.58%) Apache
1 5 (6.58%) Tomcat
1 5 (6.58%) Drupal
2 2 (2.63%) GlassFish
2 2 (2.63%) nginx
3 1 (1.32%) Node.js
3 1 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.32%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (2.63%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) SaaS
2 3 (3.95%) GitHub
3 2 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (13.16%) MySQL
3 5 (6.58%) Pentaho
3 5 (6.58%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.58%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (44.74%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.84%) Jasmine
3 8 (10.53%) Cucumber
4 7 (9.21%) RSpec
5 6 (7.89%) Subversion
6 5 (6.58%) Maven
7 2 (2.63%) Selenium
7 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.63%) RubyMine
7 2 (2.63%) Hudson
7 2 (2.63%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.32%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.32%) Behat
General
1 3 (3.95%) Games
1 3 (3.95%) Marketing
2 2 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 69 (90.79%) Developer
2 36 (47.37%) Ruby Developer
3 17 (22.37%) Programmer
4 8 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 5 (6.58%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.63%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (1.32%) Graduate
9 1 (1.32%) Configuration Manager
9 1 (1.32%) Senior Web Developer
9 1 (1.32%) Deployment Engineer
9 1 (1.32%) Software Manager
9 1 (1.32%) Software Configuration Manager
9 1 (1.32%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (1.32%) UI Programmer
9 1 (1.32%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 1 (1.32%) Front-End Web Developer
9 1 (1.32%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (86.84%) HTML
1 66 (86.84%) CSS
2 44 (57.89%) jQuery
3 26 (34.21%) REST
4 23 (30.26%) HTML5
4 23 (30.26%) Sinatra
5 14 (18.42%) LESS
6 8 (10.53%) CSS3
7 6 (7.89%) Backbone.js
7 6 (7.89%) Ember.js
8 3 (3.95%) Hibernate
8 3 (3.95%) Spring
9 2 (2.63%) Sass
9 2 (2.63%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.63%) Web Services
10 1 (1.32%) .NET
10 1 (1.32%) Flash
10 1 (1.32%) LAMP
10 1 (1.32%) Java EE
10 1 (1.32%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 27 (35.53%) Mobile App
2 13 (17.11%) Open Source
3 8 (10.53%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.63%) User Experience
4 2 (2.63%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.63%) Tandem
5 1 (1.32%) Physics
5 1 (1.32%) Informatics
5 1 (1.32%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 69 (90.79%) Linux
2 15 (19.74%) UNIX
3 10 (13.16%) Windows
4 6 (7.89%) AIX
4 6 (7.89%) Solaris
4 6 (7.89%) Mac OS X
5 5 (6.58%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.95%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (86.84%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (23.68%) Web Development
3 16 (21.05%) TDD
4 13 (17.11%) Software Architecture
5 8 (10.53%) MVC
5 8 (10.53%) OO
6 7 (9.21%) Scrum
6 7 (9.21%) BDD
7 6 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.58%) Pair Programming
8 5 (6.58%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.95%) Integration Testing
9 3 (3.95%) DevOps
10 2 (2.63%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.63%) User Experience Design
10 2 (2.63%) Kanban
10 2 (2.63%) Configuration Management
10 2 (2.63%) OOP
11 1 (1.32%) Automated Testing
11 1 (1.32%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) Ruby
2 61 (80.26%) JavaScript
3 28 (36.84%) Python
4 15 (19.74%) SQL
5 14 (18.42%) Perl
5 14 (18.42%) Java
6 7 (9.21%) PHP
6 7 (9.21%) CoffeeScript
7 5 (6.58%) Jython
8 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.63%) C#
8 2 (2.63%) C++
9 1 (1.32%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.32%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (1.32%) GLSL
9 1 (1.32%) HLSL
9 1 (1.32%) Lua
Qualifications
1 9 (11.84%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) Capistrano
2 3 (3.95%) Puppet
2 3 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (6.58%) JBoss
2 2 (2.63%) Greenplum
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.63%) Adobe
3 1 (1.32%) Apple
3 1 (1.32%) Zend
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