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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 133 130 127
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 23 35 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.75% 1.06% 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.93% 2.57% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 11
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £48,187 £45,000
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
1194 1362 1081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.74% 41.24% 36.82%
Number of salaries quoted 849 871 735
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 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +20 19 £50,000 +53.84% 4
Edinburgh -11 3 £33,750 -29.95%
Dundee +12 1 - -
Ruby on Rails
UK

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 42 (100.00%) Ruby
2 28 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (66.67%) TDD
3 24 (57.14%) CSS
4 23 (54.76%) HTML
5 22 (52.38%) jQuery
6 17 (40.48%) RSpec
6 17 (40.48%) Cucumber
6 17 (40.48%) MySQL
7 16 (38.10%) Scrum
7 16 (38.10%) CoffeeScript
7 16 (38.10%) Backbone.js
7 16 (38.10%) Jasmine
8 15 (35.71%) Linux
9 14 (33.33%) Ember.js
10 12 (28.57%) Android
11 11 (26.19%) Java
11 11 (26.19%) User Experience
12 10 (23.81%) MVC
13 9 (21.43%) UNIX
13 9 (21.43%) Semantic Web
13 9 (21.43%) Clojure
13 9 (21.43%) Datomic
13 9 (21.43%) Functional Programming
14 8 (19.05%) Kanban
15 7 (16.67%) Finance
16 6 (14.29%) Games
16 6 (14.29%) Python
16 6 (14.29%) Android Development

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 3 (7.14%) nginx
2 2 (4.76%) GlassFish
2 2 (4.76%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.38%) SAS
3 1 (2.38%) Drupal
3 1 (2.38%) JBoss
3 1 (2.38%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Photoshop
1 2 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) SaaS
3 1 (2.38%) Heroku
3 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) VPN
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
1 1 (2.38%) VLAN
1 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
1 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) MySQL
2 9 (21.43%) Datomic
3 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.38%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 17 (40.48%) RSpec
1 17 (40.48%) Cucumber
2 16 (38.10%) Jasmine
3 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.76%) Hudson
4 2 (4.76%) Subversion
5 1 (2.38%) Maven
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Games
3 4 (9.52%) Marketing
4 2 (4.76%) Retail
4 2 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 37 (88.10%) Developer
2 18 (42.86%) Ruby Developer
3 11 (26.19%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Lead Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Configuration Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.38%) Administrator
7 1 (2.38%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.38%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Deployment Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Software Configuration Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (57.14%) CSS
2 23 (54.76%) HTML
3 22 (52.38%) jQuery
4 16 (38.10%) Backbone.js
5 14 (33.33%) Ember.js
6 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
6 4 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (9.52%) Web Services
7 2 (4.76%) Sass
7 2 (4.76%) HTML5
7 2 (4.76%) CSS3
8 1 (2.38%) Flash
8 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.38%) Spring
8 1 (2.38%) Stage3D
8 1 (2.38%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (2.38%) WEBrick
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) User Experience
2 9 (21.43%) Semantic Web
3 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.38%) Open Source
4 1 (2.38%) Social Media
4 1 (2.38%) Tandem
4 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (35.71%) Linux
2 12 (28.57%) Android
3 9 (21.43%) UNIX
4 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.38%) Windows
5 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (66.67%) TDD
2 16 (38.10%) Scrum
3 10 (23.81%) MVC
4 9 (21.43%) Functional Programming
5 8 (19.05%) Kanban
6 6 (14.29%) Android Development
7 5 (11.90%) BDD
7 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.52%) Pair Programming
9 3 (7.14%) OO
10 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
10 2 (4.76%) OOP
10 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.76%) DevOps
10 2 (4.76%) UX Design
11 1 (2.38%) Customer Engagement
11 1 (2.38%) Cash Management
11 1 (2.38%) Web Development
11 1 (2.38%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Ruby
2 28 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 16 (38.10%) CoffeeScript
4 11 (26.19%) Java
5 9 (21.43%) Clojure
6 6 (14.29%) Python
7 3 (7.14%) PHP
7 3 (7.14%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.76%) C++
9 1 (2.38%) C#
9 1 (2.38%) Perl
9 1 (2.38%) SQL
9 1 (2.38%) ActionScript
9 1 (2.38%) Jython
9 1 (2.38%) Lua
9 1 (2.38%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (2.38%) R
9 1 (2.38%) GLSL
9 1 (2.38%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) NFS
2 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Samba
2 1 (2.38%) vSphere
2 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Capistrano
2 3 (7.14%) Puppet
2 3 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.38%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Google
2 2 (4.76%) Adobe
3 1 (2.38%) Apple
3 1 (2.38%) VMware
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago