The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 76 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 1 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.14% 1.48% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 3.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Ruby on Rails
South Yorkshire

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 Sheffield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
283 284 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 39.09% 42.14% 33.63%
Number of salaries quoted 260 259 179
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Sheffield region.

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in Sheffield

Ruby on Rails
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) RSpec
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Haml
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) RSpec
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) Haml
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (50.00%) Sass
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby