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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 145 149 146
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 17 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.50% 0.35% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.28% 0.90% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 5
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,400 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,100 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
1327 1228 1155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.13% 38.75% 36.26%
Number of salaries quoted 891 811 794
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +8 14 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Edinburgh -15 2 £39,000 -10.34%
Dundee - 1 - -
Ruby on Rails
UK

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 63 (100.00%) Ruby
2 53 (84.13%) HTML
2 53 (84.13%) CSS
3 49 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 49 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (76.19%) Linux
5 33 (52.38%) jQuery
6 24 (38.10%) Git (software)
7 21 (33.33%) TDD
8 18 (28.57%) Mobile App
9 17 (26.98%) REST
9 17 (26.98%) Python
10 16 (25.40%) Web Development
10 16 (25.40%) Sinatra
11 15 (23.81%) HTML5
12 14 (22.22%) Jasmine
13 13 (20.63%) Cucumber
13 13 (20.63%) MVC
14 12 (19.05%) Backbone.js
14 12 (19.05%) CoffeeScript
14 12 (19.05%) Ember.js
14 12 (19.05%) RSpec
15 11 (17.46%) PostgreSQL
15 11 (17.46%) Java
16 10 (15.87%) Windows
16 10 (15.87%) Open Source
17 8 (12.70%) CSS3
17 8 (12.70%) MySQL
18 7 (11.11%) SQL
18 7 (11.11%) Scrum

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 4 (6.35%) JBoss
1 4 (6.35%) Apache
1 4 (6.35%) Tomcat
1 4 (6.35%) Drupal
2 2 (3.17%) GlassFish
2 2 (3.17%) nginx
3 1 (1.59%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.59%) Node.js
3 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) SaaS
2 3 (4.76%) GitHub
3 2 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (12.70%) MySQL
3 4 (6.35%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.35%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (6.35%) Pentaho
4 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (38.10%) Git (software)
2 14 (22.22%) Jasmine
3 13 (20.63%) Cucumber
4 12 (19.05%) RSpec
5 5 (7.94%) Subversion
6 4 (6.35%) Maven
7 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.17%) Hudson
7 2 (3.17%) Selenium
7 2 (3.17%) RubyMine
8 1 (1.59%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.59%) Behat
General
1 7 (11.11%) Games
2 6 (9.52%) Finance
3 2 (3.17%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Automotive
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (88.89%) Developer
2 31 (49.21%) Ruby Developer
3 15 (23.81%) Programmer
4 11 (17.46%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (1.59%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 1 (1.59%) Front-End Web Developer
9 1 (1.59%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 1 (1.59%) UI Developer
9 1 (1.59%) Mobile Developer
9 1 (1.59%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (1.59%) UI Programmer
9 1 (1.59%) Graduate
9 1 (1.59%) Senior Web Developer
9 1 (1.59%) Deployment Engineer
9 1 (1.59%) Configuration Manager
9 1 (1.59%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (84.13%) HTML
1 53 (84.13%) CSS
2 33 (52.38%) jQuery
3 17 (26.98%) REST
4 16 (25.40%) Sinatra
5 15 (23.81%) HTML5
6 12 (19.05%) Backbone.js
6 12 (19.05%) Ember.js
7 8 (12.70%) CSS3
8 6 (9.52%) LESS
9 4 (6.35%) WEBrick
10 3 (4.76%) AngularJS
10 3 (4.76%) Web Services
10 3 (4.76%) Hibernate
10 3 (4.76%) Spring
11 2 (3.17%) Sass
12 1 (1.59%) Symfony
12 1 (1.59%) Zend Framework
12 1 (1.59%) Django
12 1 (1.59%) Stage3D
Miscellaneous
1 18 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 10 (15.87%) Open Source
3 6 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.17%) Tandem
4 2 (3.17%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.17%) User Experience
5 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.59%) Physics
5 1 (1.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 48 (76.19%) Linux
2 10 (15.87%) Windows
3 6 (9.52%) UNIX
4 4 (6.35%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.76%) Mac OS X
5 3 (4.76%) AIX
5 3 (4.76%) Solaris
6 2 (3.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (33.33%) TDD
3 16 (25.40%) Web Development
4 13 (20.63%) MVC
5 7 (11.11%) Scrum
6 6 (9.52%) OO
6 6 (9.52%) BDD
7 5 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (7.94%) Software Architecture
7 5 (7.94%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.35%) Pair Programming
9 3 (4.76%) DevOps
10 2 (3.17%) OOP
10 2 (3.17%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.17%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.17%) Integration Testing
10 2 (3.17%) UX Design
10 2 (3.17%) Kanban
11 1 (1.59%) Customer Engagement
11 1 (1.59%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (100.00%) Ruby
2 49 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 17 (26.98%) Python
4 12 (19.05%) CoffeeScript
5 11 (17.46%) Java
6 7 (11.11%) SQL
7 6 (9.52%) Perl
7 6 (9.52%) PHP
8 4 (6.35%) Jython
9 2 (3.17%) C++
9 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.59%) Lua
10 1 (1.59%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (1.59%) GLSL
10 1 (1.59%) HLSL
10 1 (1.59%) C#
10 1 (1.59%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Capistrano
2 3 (4.76%) Puppet
2 3 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.17%) Adobe
1 2 (3.17%) Greenplum
2 1 (1.59%) Zend
2 1 (1.59%) Apple
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