The table below looks at the statistics for the Ruby on Rails Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank 425 398 428
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 17 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.075% 0.11% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.12% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 14
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
Ruby on Rails Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21364 20207 21704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.69% 95.09% 95.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16816 16650 18526
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Ruby on Rails Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Ruby on Rails Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Ruby on Rails Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Ruby on Rails Developer Salary Trend in the South East

Ruby on Rails Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Ruby on Rails Developer Salary Histogram in the South East

Ruby on Rails Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Berkshire -3 6 £37,500 -6.25%
Buckinghamshire -2 4 £52,500 +5.00%
Oxfordshire 0 3 £47,500 +26.66% 1
East Sussex -29 3 £42,500 +97.67%
Surrey -16 1 £28,500 -36.66%
Ruby on Rails Developer
England

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title 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 with Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title.

1 46 (100.00%) Ruby
1 46 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 35 (76.09%) JavaScript
3 23 (50.00%) jQuery
4 20 (43.48%) HTML
5 19 (41.30%) CSS
6 14 (30.43%) MySQL
7 13 (28.26%) Linux
7 13 (28.26%) SQL
7 13 (28.26%) OO
7 13 (28.26%) Degree
7 13 (28.26%) Software Engineering
8 12 (26.09%) Marketing
8 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (26.09%) Open Source
9 10 (21.74%) Relational Database
9 10 (21.74%) Apache
9 10 (21.74%) RDBMS
10 9 (19.57%) Web Application Development
10 9 (19.57%) NoSQL
11 8 (17.39%) MongoDB
11 8 (17.39%) iPhone
12 7 (15.22%) TDD
12 7 (15.22%) Blackberry
12 7 (15.22%) Project Management
12 7 (15.22%) Client/Server
12 7 (15.22%) Web Services
12 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
12 7 (15.22%) Android
12 7 (15.22%) SaaS

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title 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 with Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (21.74%) Apache
2 3 (6.52%) ColdFusion
2 3 (6.52%) nginx
3 2 (4.35%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.35%) Node.js
3 2 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.35%) Plone
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) SaaS
2 3 (6.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (30.43%) MySQL
2 10 (21.74%) RDBMS
2 10 (21.74%) Relational Database
3 9 (19.57%) NoSQL
4 8 (17.39%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.17%) Redis
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.52%) RSpec
3 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.35%) Selenium
4 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (26.09%) Marketing
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.52%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Games
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 23 (50.00%) jQuery
3 20 (43.48%) HTML
4 19 (41.30%) CSS
5 7 (15.22%) Web Services
6 4 (8.70%) Backbone.js
6 4 (8.70%) Ember.js
7 3 (6.52%) Sass
8 2 (4.35%) LESS
8 2 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (4.35%) Symfony
8 2 (4.35%) Django
8 2 (4.35%) Yii
8 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.35%) Semantic HTML
8 2 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (4.35%) Ajax
9 1 (2.17%) FusionCharts
9 1 (2.17%) Flot
9 1 (2.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Open Source
2 8 (17.39%) iPhone
3 7 (15.22%) Client/Server
3 7 (15.22%) Blackberry
4 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.52%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.35%) iDTV
6 2 (4.35%) Xbox
7 1 (2.17%) Blog
7 1 (2.17%) Social Network
7 1 (2.17%) iPad
7 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) Linux
2 7 (15.22%) Android
3 4 (8.70%) UNIX
4 2 (4.35%) Debian
4 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) OO
1 13 (28.26%) Software Engineering
2 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (19.57%) Web Application Development
4 7 (15.22%) TDD
4 7 (15.22%) Project Management
5 6 (13.04%) Android Development
5 6 (13.04%) iOS Development
6 5 (10.87%) MVC
6 5 (10.87%) Web Development
7 4 (8.70%) Kanban
7 4 (8.70%) BDD
7 4 (8.70%) OOP
8 3 (6.52%) Scrum
9 2 (4.35%) OOD
9 2 (4.35%) SOA
9 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.35%) WFM
9 2 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.35%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) Ruby
2 35 (76.09%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.26%) SQL
4 5 (10.87%) Python
4 5 (10.87%) PHP
5 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.35%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.17%) Perl
6 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Capistrano
1 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (4.35%) Sybase
1 2 (4.35%) Zend
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle
2 1 (2.17%) Google