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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 143 125 148
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +23
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 19 55 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.60% 1.45% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.69% 3.60% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 18 39 15
Average salary £33,500 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.19% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £32,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £59,250 £40,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
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
1125 1528 1281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.58% 40.39% 39.33%
Number of salaries quoted 711 1054 855
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £48,000 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Edinburgh +1 10 £33,500 -25.55% 3
Glasgow -39 4 £32,500 -43.47% 2
West Lothian - 3 £35,000 -
Ruby on Rails
UK

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 29 (100.00%) Ruby
2 20 (68.97%) MySQL
3 15 (51.72%) Java
4 14 (48.28%) .NET
5 13 (44.83%) PHP
6 12 (41.38%) Web Services
6 12 (41.38%) Bash Shell
7 11 (37.93%) Perl
7 11 (37.93%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (34.48%) Apache
8 10 (34.48%) J2EE
8 10 (34.48%) Oracle
8 10 (34.48%) Web Application Development
9 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
9 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
9 9 (31.03%) Linux
9 9 (31.03%) CMS
9 9 (31.03%) Content Management
10 8 (27.59%) Spring
10 8 (27.59%) Hibernate
10 8 (27.59%) SOAP
10 8 (27.59%) XML
10 8 (27.59%) Open Source
10 8 (27.59%) Android
10 8 (27.59%) RESTful
10 8 (27.59%) JPA
11 7 (24.14%) Web Development
11 7 (24.14%) NoSQL
11 7 (24.14%) UNIX

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 10 (34.48%) Apache
2 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
2 9 (31.03%) CMS
3 1 (3.45%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) VPN
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
1 1 (3.45%) VLAN
1 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (68.97%) MySQL
2 11 (37.93%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (24.14%) NoSQL
4 6 (20.69%) MongoDB
5 4 (13.79%) Datomic
6 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) JUnit
1 6 (20.69%) JMeter
1 6 (20.69%) RSpec
1 6 (20.69%) HttpUnit
2 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
3 3 (10.34%) Jasmine
4 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.90%) Subversion
5 1 (3.45%) Maven
5 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.45%) Ant
General
1 2 (6.90%) Publishing
1 2 (6.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (96.55%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Ruby Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Web Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Software Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Java Web Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (6.90%) AWS Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Junior Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Junior
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) .NET
2 12 (41.38%) Web Services
3 10 (34.48%) J2EE
4 8 (27.59%) XML
4 8 (27.59%) Hibernate
4 8 (27.59%) Spring
4 8 (27.59%) JPA
4 8 (27.59%) RESTful
4 8 (27.59%) SOAP
5 6 (20.69%) HTML
5 6 (20.69%) jQuery
5 6 (20.69%) CSS
6 4 (13.79%) JSP
6 4 (13.79%) Servlets
6 4 (13.79%) Haml
6 4 (13.79%) Sass
7 3 (10.34%) Ember.js
7 3 (10.34%) Backbone.js
7 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
8 2 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Semantic Web
1 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
1 4 (13.79%) User Experience
2 3 (10.34%) iPhone
2 3 (10.34%) EPoS
2 3 (10.34%) W3C
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Linux
2 8 (27.59%) Android
3 7 (24.14%) UNIX
4 5 (17.24%) Windows
5 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (34.48%) Web Application Development
2 9 (31.03%) Content Management
3 8 (27.59%) Open Source
4 7 (24.14%) TDD
4 7 (24.14%) Web Development
5 6 (20.69%) OOP
5 6 (20.69%) OO
5 6 (20.69%) Enterprise Content Management
6 5 (17.24%) Scrum
7 4 (13.79%) BDD
7 4 (13.79%) Functional Programming
8 3 (10.34%) Separation of Concerns
8 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (10.34%) Kanban
9 2 (6.90%) CRM
9 2 (6.90%) Pair Programming
9 2 (6.90%) Android Development
10 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
10 1 (3.45%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Ruby
2 15 (51.72%) Java
3 13 (44.83%) PHP
4 12 (41.38%) Bash Shell
5 11 (37.93%) Perl
6 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
7 6 (20.69%) SQL
8 5 (17.24%) CoffeeScript
9 4 (13.79%) Clojure
10 3 (10.34%) Objective-C
10 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
10 3 (10.34%) VB.NET
10 3 (10.34%) C#
11 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) NFS
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) Samba
1 1 (3.45%) vSphere
1 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Capistrano
2 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Oracle
2 7 (24.14%) Alterian
3 1 (3.45%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) VMware
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