The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills 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 over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 365 358 375
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 77 83 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.39% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.02% 1.00% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 45 82 57
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Ruby on Rails
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7567 8283 8907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 34.65% 38.50% 39.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6425 7296 7895
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Ruby on Rails
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 across the South East region.

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in the South East

Ruby on Rails
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the South East region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in the South East

Ruby on Rails
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 20 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
Surrey +21 35 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Berkshire +5 13 £30,000 -40.00%
Hampshire +5 13 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Oxfordshire +14 6 £47,500 +31.94% 1
Buckinghamshire -11 5 £52,500 +5.00% 1
East Sussex -33 4 £40,000 +60.00%
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 132 (92.96%) Ruby
2 87 (61.27%) JavaScript
2 87 (61.27%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (50.70%) OO
4 68 (47.89%) HTML
5 66 (46.48%) CSS
6 62 (43.66%) jQuery
7 54 (38.03%) Degree
8 53 (37.32%) Git (software)
9 52 (36.62%) Computer Science
10 50 (35.21%) Linux
11 46 (32.39%) MVC
11 46 (32.39%) Software Engineering
12 44 (30.99%) TDD
13 42 (29.58%) MySQL
14 39 (27.46%) E-Commerce
15 36 (25.35%) HTML5
16 34 (23.94%) Python
17 33 (23.24%) SQL
17 33 (23.24%) User Experience
18 31 (21.83%) OOP
19 30 (21.13%) OOD
20 29 (20.42%) Open Source
21 27 (19.01%) Node.js
21 27 (19.01%) Marketing
22 26 (18.31%) CSS3
22 26 (18.31%) AngularJS
23 24 (16.90%) Sass
23 24 (16.90%) REST
23 24 (16.90%) Apache

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 27 (19.01%) Node.js
2 24 (16.90%) Apache
3 12 (8.45%) Apache Solr
3 12 (8.45%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (7.04%) OpenStack
4 10 (7.04%) nginx
5 3 (2.11%) Drupal
6 2 (1.41%) ColdFusion
6 2 (1.41%) CMS
6 2 (1.41%) Plone
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.70%) Flash Media Server
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (0.70%) MS Office
1 1 (0.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.82%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.15%) GitHub
2 11 (7.75%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.11%) SaaS
3 3 (2.11%) Heroku
4 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.70%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.52%) Internet
2 2 (1.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (29.58%) MySQL
2 20 (14.08%) RDBMS
2 20 (14.08%) NoSQL
2 20 (14.08%) Relational Database
3 19 (13.38%) MongoDB
4 12 (8.45%) Redis
5 11 (7.75%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.82%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.11%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.70%) Big Data
9 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 53 (37.32%) Git (software)
2 17 (11.97%) Subversion
2 17 (11.97%) Jasmine
3 12 (8.45%) Cucumber
3 12 (8.45%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.23%) PhantomJS
4 6 (4.23%) RSpec
5 3 (2.11%) Capybara
6 2 (1.41%) Selenium
7 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (19.01%) Marketing
2 16 (11.27%) Retail
2 16 (11.27%) Finance
3 7 (4.93%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.23%) Banking
5 3 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 101 (71.13%) Developer
2 34 (23.94%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 21 (14.79%) Ruby Developer
4 13 (9.15%) Senior Developer
5 12 (8.45%) Web Developer
6 10 (7.04%) PHP Developer
6 10 (7.04%) Head of Architecture
7 9 (6.34%) Python Developer
8 8 (5.63%) Front-End Developer
8 8 (5.63%) Senior Software Engineer
8 8 (5.63%) Junior Developer
8 8 (5.63%) Junior
8 8 (5.63%) Software Engineer
9 7 (4.93%) Graduate
10 5 (3.52%) Software Developer
10 5 (3.52%) Architect
11 4 (2.82%) Graduate Developer
11 4 (2.82%) Senior PHP Developer
11 4 (2.82%) Applications Developer
11 4 (2.82%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (47.89%) HTML
2 66 (46.48%) CSS
3 62 (43.66%) jQuery
4 36 (25.35%) HTML5
5 26 (18.31%) CSS3
5 26 (18.31%) AngularJS
6 24 (16.90%) REST
6 24 (16.90%) Sass
7 23 (16.20%) Ext JS
8 18 (12.68%) Web Services
9 17 (11.97%) LESS
10 12 (8.45%) Ember.js
11 9 (6.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (5.63%) Backbone.js
13 7 (4.93%) SOAP
13 7 (4.93%) WSDL
14 6 (4.23%) LAMP
14 6 (4.23%) XML
15 5 (3.52%) Java SE
15 5 (3.52%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 52 (36.62%) Computer Science
2 33 (23.24%) User Experience
3 29 (20.42%) Open Source
4 18 (12.68%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.82%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.82%) Statistics
7 2 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.41%) Social Network
8 1 (0.70%) iPhone
8 1 (0.70%) Xbox
8 1 (0.70%) iDTV
8 1 (0.70%) Blog
8 1 (0.70%) iPad
8 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.70%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 50 (35.21%) Linux
2 23 (16.20%) UNIX
3 10 (7.04%) Windows
4 6 (4.23%) Android
4 6 (4.23%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.82%) Windows Phone
5 4 (2.82%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.11%) CentOS
7 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.70%) Debian
7 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (61.27%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (50.70%) OO
3 46 (32.39%) MVC
3 46 (32.39%) Software Engineering
4 44 (30.99%) TDD
5 39 (27.46%) E-Commerce
6 31 (21.83%) OOP
7 30 (21.13%) OOD
8 22 (15.49%) Business Development
9 17 (11.97%) BDD
9 17 (11.97%) DevOps
10 16 (11.27%) UX Design
11 10 (7.04%) Electronic Design Automation
11 10 (7.04%) Dependency Management
12 9 (6.34%) Web Development
12 9 (6.34%) Web Application Development
13 8 (5.63%) Analytics
14 5 (3.52%) Kanban
14 5 (3.52%) SEO
14 5 (3.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 132 (92.96%) Ruby
2 87 (61.27%) JavaScript
3 34 (23.94%) Python
4 33 (23.24%) SQL
5 22 (15.49%) PHP
6 18 (12.68%) Java
7 14 (9.86%) C#
8 11 (7.75%) Perl
9 10 (7.04%) C++
10 9 (6.34%) Bash Shell
11 8 (5.63%) PHP5
12 3 (2.11%) Haskell
12 3 (2.11%) R
12 3 (2.11%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.41%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (0.70%) VB6
14 1 (0.70%) ActionScript 3.0
14 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.70%) VB
14 1 (0.70%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 54 (38.03%) Degree
2 2 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.70%) SLA
1 1 (0.70%) WAI
Systems Management
1 2 (1.41%) Capistrano
1 2 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (7.75%) Oracle
2 10 (7.04%) Rackspace
3 7 (4.93%) Zend
4 6 (4.23%) Sybase
5 4 (2.82%) Google
6 2 (1.41%) Perforce
7 1 (0.70%) BT
7 1 (0.70%) Demandware
7 1 (0.70%) Facebook
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Helathcare
Posted: 20 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Notonthehighstreet.com
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxfordshire
Interquest - Korus Group - Chester
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago