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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 147 148 137
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 19 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.57% 0.38% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.47% 0.99% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 4
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
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
1296 1216 1128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.93% 38.64% 36.56%
Number of salaries quoted 873 806 781
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,150 £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 24 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 24 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 +9 16 £55,000 +46.66% 3
Edinburgh -19 2 £39,000 -17.02% 1
Dundee - 1 - -
Ruby on Rails
UK

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 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 64 (100.00%) Ruby
2 53 (82.81%) HTML
2 53 (82.81%) CSS
3 50 (78.13%) JavaScript
3 50 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (71.88%) Linux
5 33 (51.56%) jQuery
6 23 (35.94%) Git (software)
7 22 (34.38%) TDD
8 17 (26.56%) Mobile App
9 16 (25.00%) REST
9 16 (25.00%) Web Development
9 16 (25.00%) Python
10 15 (23.44%) Sinatra
10 15 (23.44%) Jasmine
11 14 (21.88%) HTML5
11 14 (21.88%) Cucumber
11 14 (21.88%) MVC
12 13 (20.31%) CoffeeScript
12 13 (20.31%) Backbone.js
12 13 (20.31%) Ember.js
12 13 (20.31%) RSpec
13 11 (17.19%) Java
14 10 (15.63%) Windows
14 10 (15.63%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (15.63%) Open Source
15 9 (14.06%) Scrum
16 8 (12.50%) CSS3
17 7 (10.94%) Games
17 7 (10.94%) Degree

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (6.25%) JBoss
1 4 (6.25%) Apache
1 4 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 4 (6.25%) Drupal
2 2 (3.13%) GlassFish
2 2 (3.13%) nginx
3 1 (1.56%) Apache Solr
3 1 (1.56%) Node.js
3 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Photoshop
1 2 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) SaaS
2 3 (4.69%) GitHub
3 2 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (10.94%) MySQL
3 4 (6.25%) Pentaho
3 4 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (35.94%) Git (software)
2 15 (23.44%) Jasmine
3 14 (21.88%) Cucumber
4 13 (20.31%) RSpec
5 5 (7.81%) Subversion
6 4 (6.25%) Maven
7 2 (3.13%) Selenium
7 2 (3.13%) Hudson
7 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.56%) RubyMine
8 1 (1.56%) Behat
8 1 (1.56%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (10.94%) Games
2 6 (9.38%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Marketing
4 2 (3.13%) Automotive
5 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (89.06%) Developer
2 32 (50.00%) Ruby Developer
3 15 (23.44%) Programmer
4 12 (18.75%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (1.56%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 1 (1.56%) Front-End Web Developer
9 1 (1.56%) Mobile Developer
9 1 (1.56%) UI Programmer
9 1 (1.56%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (1.56%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 1 (1.56%) UI Developer
9 1 (1.56%) Graduate
9 1 (1.56%) Configuration Manager
9 1 (1.56%) Senior Web Developer
9 1 (1.56%) Deployment Engineer
9 1 (1.56%) Software Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (82.81%) HTML
1 53 (82.81%) CSS
2 33 (51.56%) jQuery
3 16 (25.00%) REST
4 15 (23.44%) Sinatra
5 14 (21.88%) HTML5
6 13 (20.31%) Backbone.js
6 13 (20.31%) Ember.js
7 8 (12.50%) CSS3
8 5 (7.81%) LESS
9 4 (6.25%) WEBrick
10 3 (4.69%) AngularJS
10 3 (4.69%) Hibernate
10 3 (4.69%) Spring
11 2 (3.13%) Web Services
11 2 (3.13%) Sass
12 1 (1.56%) KnockoutJS
12 1 (1.56%) Flash
12 1 (1.56%) LAMP
12 1 (1.56%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.56%) Mobile App
2 10 (15.63%) Open Source
3 6 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.13%) User Experience
4 2 (3.13%) Tandem
4 2 (3.13%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.56%) Physics
5 1 (1.56%) Social Media
5 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 46 (71.88%) Linux
2 10 (15.63%) Windows
3 5 (7.81%) UNIX
4 4 (6.25%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.69%) AIX
5 3 (4.69%) Solaris
5 3 (4.69%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (78.13%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (34.38%) TDD
3 16 (25.00%) Web Development
4 14 (21.88%) MVC
5 9 (14.06%) Scrum
6 6 (9.38%) OO
6 6 (9.38%) BDD
7 5 (7.81%) Software Engineering
7 5 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.25%) Pair Programming
8 4 (6.25%) Software Architecture
9 3 (4.69%) DevOps
9 3 (4.69%) Kanban
10 2 (3.13%) UX Design
10 2 (3.13%) OOP
10 2 (3.13%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.13%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.56%) Integration Testing
11 1 (1.56%) Automated Testing
11 1 (1.56%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 64 (100.00%) Ruby
2 50 (78.13%) JavaScript
3 16 (25.00%) Python
4 13 (20.31%) CoffeeScript
5 11 (17.19%) Java
6 6 (9.38%) PHP
6 6 (9.38%) SQL
7 5 (7.81%) Perl
8 4 (6.25%) Jython
9 2 (3.13%) C++
9 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.56%) GLSL
10 1 (1.56%) Lua
10 1 (1.56%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (1.56%) HLSL
10 1 (1.56%) C#
10 1 (1.56%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) Capistrano
2 3 (4.69%) Puppet
2 3 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (3.13%) Adobe
2 1 (1.56%) Apple
2 1 (1.56%) Zend
2 1 (1.56%) Greenplum
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
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