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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 145 135 145
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 18 35 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.57% 0.96% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.59% 2.42% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 16 31 18
Average salary £34,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £45,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £64,250 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
1132 1445 1203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.83% 39.69% 37.31%
Number of salaries quoted 717 956 818
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,120 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 3 August 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 3 August 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
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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
Edinburgh +5 10 £34,000 -24.44% 4
Glasgow -12 4 £30,000 -40.00% 1
West Lothian - 2 £35,000 -
Ruby on Rails
UK

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 24 (100.00%) Ruby
2 16 (66.67%) .NET
3 15 (62.50%) MySQL
4 14 (58.33%) Java
4 14 (58.33%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (54.17%) PHP
5 13 (54.17%) Bash Shell
6 12 (50.00%) Web Application Development
6 12 (50.00%) Oracle
6 12 (50.00%) J2EE
6 12 (50.00%) Perl
6 12 (50.00%) Web Services
7 11 (45.83%) Apache
7 11 (45.83%) Tomcat
7 11 (45.83%) CMS
7 11 (45.83%) Content Management
8 10 (41.67%) Spring
8 10 (41.67%) Hibernate
8 10 (41.67%) XML
8 10 (41.67%) SOAP
8 10 (41.67%) Open Source
8 10 (41.67%) JPA
8 10 (41.67%) RESTful
9 9 (37.50%) SQL
9 9 (37.50%) Alterian
9 9 (37.50%) Web Development
10 8 (33.33%) HttpUnit
10 8 (33.33%) JMeter
10 8 (33.33%) JUnit
11 7 (29.17%) JavaScript

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 11 (45.83%) Apache
1 11 (45.83%) Tomcat
1 11 (45.83%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) MySQL
2 14 (58.33%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (29.17%) NoSQL
4 6 (25.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) JUnit
1 8 (33.33%) JMeter
1 8 (33.33%) HttpUnit
2 4 (16.67%) RSpec
3 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.17%) Jasmine
3 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.17%) Subversion
3 1 (4.17%) Maven
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) Ant
General
1 2 (8.33%) Publishing
1 2 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Java Web Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Junior Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Junior
6 2 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) AWS Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) J2EE
2 12 (50.00%) Web Services
3 10 (41.67%) XML
3 10 (41.67%) Hibernate
3 10 (41.67%) Spring
3 10 (41.67%) SOAP
3 10 (41.67%) JPA
3 10 (41.67%) RESTful
4 6 (25.00%) JSP
4 6 (25.00%) Servlets
5 5 (20.83%) Haml
5 5 (20.83%) Sass
6 4 (16.67%) HTML
6 4 (16.67%) CSS
7 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 3 (12.50%) jQuery
8 2 (8.33%) Semantic HTML
9 1 (4.17%) Ember.js
9 1 (4.17%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) W3C
2 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 3 (12.50%) EPoS
3 3 (12.50%) iPhone
4 2 (8.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
1 5 (20.83%) Android
1 5 (20.83%) Apple iOS
2 4 (16.67%) Windows
3 3 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 11 (45.83%) Content Management
3 10 (41.67%) Open Source
4 9 (37.50%) Web Development
5 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Content Management
5 6 (25.00%) OOP
5 6 (25.00%) OO
6 5 (20.83%) Separation of Concerns
7 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (12.50%) BDD
9 2 (8.33%) CRM
10 1 (4.17%) MVC
10 1 (4.17%) TDD
10 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
10 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Ruby
2 14 (58.33%) Java
3 13 (54.17%) PHP
3 13 (54.17%) Bash Shell
4 12 (50.00%) Perl
5 9 (37.50%) SQL
6 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
7 3 (12.50%) C#
7 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
7 3 (12.50%) Objective-C
7 3 (12.50%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (4.17%) Clojure
8 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (37.50%) Alterian
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