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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 146 140 131
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 10 32 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.32% 0.87% 0.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.82% 2.22% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 30 21
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +73.07%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
1222 1443 1153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.32% 39.02% 38.51%
Number of salaries quoted 765 962 694
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 +2 8 £43,750 -
Dundee +6 1 - -
Edinburgh +1 1 - - 2
Ruby on Rails
UK

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 34 (100.00%) Ruby
2 28 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (73.53%) TDD
4 23 (67.65%) JavaScript
5 19 (55.88%) CSS
6 18 (52.94%) HTML
7 17 (50.00%) jQuery
8 16 (47.06%) Scrum
9 15 (44.12%) MySQL
10 14 (41.18%) Cucumber
10 14 (41.18%) RSpec
11 13 (38.24%) CoffeeScript
11 13 (38.24%) Backbone.js
11 13 (38.24%) Jasmine
11 13 (38.24%) Linux
12 11 (32.35%) Ember.js
13 10 (29.41%) Java
13 10 (29.41%) Android
14 9 (26.47%) Semantic Web
14 9 (26.47%) UNIX
14 9 (26.47%) Datomic
14 9 (26.47%) Functional Programming
14 9 (26.47%) User Experience
14 9 (26.47%) Clojure
15 8 (23.53%) Kanban
16 6 (17.65%) MVC
16 6 (17.65%) Android Development
17 5 (14.71%) BDD
17 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
18 4 (11.76%) Capistrano

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (5.88%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.94%) SAS
2 1 (2.94%) Drupal
2 1 (2.94%) nginx
2 1 (2.94%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Heroku
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) VPN
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
1 1 (2.94%) VLAN
1 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
1 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) MySQL
2 9 (26.47%) Datomic
3 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.94%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) RSpec
1 14 (41.18%) Cucumber
2 13 (38.24%) Jasmine
3 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.88%) Subversion
5 1 (2.94%) Maven
5 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
1 3 (8.82%) Marketing
2 2 (5.88%) Automotive
2 2 (5.88%) Games
2 2 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Developer
2 15 (44.12%) Ruby Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Lead Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) Data Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (55.88%) CSS
2 18 (52.94%) HTML
3 17 (50.00%) jQuery
4 13 (38.24%) Backbone.js
5 11 (32.35%) Ember.js
6 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
6 4 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (11.76%) Web Services
7 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.94%) Spring
7 1 (2.94%) WEBrick
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Semantic Web
1 9 (26.47%) User Experience
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Tandem
3 1 (2.94%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Linux
2 10 (29.41%) Android
3 9 (26.47%) UNIX
4 1 (2.94%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (73.53%) TDD
3 16 (47.06%) Scrum
4 9 (26.47%) Functional Programming
5 8 (23.53%) Kanban
6 6 (17.65%) Android Development
6 6 (17.65%) MVC
7 5 (14.71%) BDD
8 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (11.76%) Pair Programming
9 2 (5.88%) OO
10 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
10 1 (2.94%) Project Management
10 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.94%) OOP
10 1 (2.94%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Ruby
2 23 (67.65%) JavaScript
3 13 (38.24%) CoffeeScript
4 10 (29.41%) Java
5 9 (26.47%) Clojure
6 3 (8.82%) PHP
6 3 (8.82%) Python
7 1 (2.94%) Jython
7 1 (2.94%) SQL
7 1 (2.94%) C++
7 1 (2.94%) Perl
7 1 (2.94%) R
7 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) NFS
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) Samba
1 1 (2.94%) vSphere
1 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Capistrano
2 1 (2.94%) Puppet
2 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.94%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Google
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco
2 1 (2.94%) VMware
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