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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 129 141 133
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 26 24 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.83% 0.73% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.09% 1.80% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 7
Average salary £54,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.68% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,600 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £48,187 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
1242 1335 1172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.55% 40.78% 37.64%
Number of salaries quoted 894 860 819
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +23 24 £54,500 +55.71% 2
Edinburgh -15 2 £33,750 -29.95% 1
Ruby on Rails
UK

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 46 (100.00%) Ruby
2 34 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (69.57%) CSS
4 31 (67.39%) HTML
5 26 (56.52%) JavaScript
6 24 (52.17%) Linux
7 23 (50.00%) TDD
8 18 (39.13%) jQuery
9 14 (30.43%) Cucumber
10 13 (28.26%) RSpec
10 13 (28.26%) CoffeeScript
10 13 (28.26%) Backbone.js
10 13 (28.26%) Jasmine
11 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
11 12 (26.09%) Scrum
12 11 (23.91%) MVC
12 11 (23.91%) Ember.js
13 9 (19.57%) MySQL
13 9 (19.57%) Java
14 8 (17.39%) Mobile App
14 8 (17.39%) CSS3
14 8 (17.39%) HTML5
15 7 (15.22%) Android
15 7 (15.22%) User Experience
15 7 (15.22%) REST
15 7 (15.22%) Python
15 7 (15.22%) Finance
16 6 (13.04%) Games
16 6 (13.04%) Web Development
17 5 (10.87%) UNIX

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 2 (4.35%) JBoss
1 2 (4.35%) Apache
1 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
1 2 (4.35%) Drupal
1 2 (4.35%) GlassFish
1 2 (4.35%) nginx
2 1 (2.17%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.17%) Node.js
2 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.17%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Photoshop
1 2 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
2 1 (2.17%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) MySQL
2 5 (10.87%) Datomic
3 3 (6.52%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.35%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 14 (30.43%) Cucumber
2 13 (28.26%) Jasmine
2 13 (28.26%) RSpec
3 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.52%) Subversion
5 2 (4.35%) Maven
5 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.35%) Hudson
6 1 (2.17%) Behat
6 1 (2.17%) PHPUnit
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Games
3 4 (8.70%) Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
4 2 (4.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 42 (91.30%) Developer
2 23 (50.00%) Ruby Developer
3 12 (26.09%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Programmer
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Data Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Configuration Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Deployment Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Software Configuration Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Software Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (2.17%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (69.57%) CSS
2 31 (67.39%) HTML
3 18 (39.13%) jQuery
4 13 (28.26%) Backbone.js
5 11 (23.91%) Ember.js
6 8 (17.39%) HTML5
6 8 (17.39%) CSS3
7 7 (15.22%) REST
8 4 (8.70%) Sinatra
9 2 (4.35%) Web Services
9 2 (4.35%) Hibernate
9 2 (4.35%) Spring
9 2 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (4.35%) Sass
9 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
9 2 (4.35%) WEBrick
10 1 (2.17%) Stage3D
10 1 (2.17%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 1 (2.17%) Symfony
10 1 (2.17%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Mobile App
2 7 (15.22%) User Experience
3 5 (10.87%) Semantic Web
4 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.35%) Open Source
5 2 (4.35%) Tandem
6 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.17%) Social Media
6 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 24 (52.17%) Linux
2 7 (15.22%) Android
3 5 (10.87%) UNIX
4 4 (8.70%) Windows
5 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (50.00%) TDD
3 12 (26.09%) Scrum
4 11 (23.91%) MVC
5 6 (13.04%) Web Development
6 5 (10.87%) Kanban
6 5 (10.87%) Functional Programming
6 5 (10.87%) BDD
7 4 (8.70%) Android Development
8 3 (6.52%) DevOps
8 3 (6.52%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.52%) OO
8 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.35%) Pair Programming
9 2 (4.35%) UX Design
9 2 (4.35%) OOP
10 1 (2.17%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (2.17%) Load Testing
10 1 (2.17%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) Ruby
2 26 (56.52%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.26%) CoffeeScript
4 9 (19.57%) Java
5 7 (15.22%) Python
6 5 (10.87%) Clojure
7 3 (6.52%) C++
7 3 (6.52%) PHP
8 2 (4.35%) Jython
8 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.17%) Lua
9 1 (2.17%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (2.17%) R
9 1 (2.17%) GLSL
9 1 (2.17%) HLSL
9 1 (2.17%) C#
9 1 (2.17%) SQL
9 1 (2.17%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.52%) Puppet
3 2 (4.35%) Capistrano
4 1 (2.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (4.35%) Adobe
1 2 (4.35%) Google
2 1 (2.17%) Zend
2 1 (2.17%) Apple
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, benefits
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