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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 362 360 392
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +32
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 75 81 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.38% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.98% 1.01% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 44 80 60
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £57,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
7615 8037 8896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.32% 37.81% 39.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6448 7122 7874
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 1 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 1 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 +15 34 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Hampshire +7 17 £45,000 +5.88%
Berkshire +2 7 £30,000 -47.82% 2
Oxfordshire +1 7 £41,250 +25.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -5 5 £52,500 +16.66%
East Sussex -43 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 1 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.

1 133 (93.01%) Ruby
2 92 (64.34%) JavaScript
3 90 (62.94%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (51.75%) OO
5 67 (46.85%) CSS
5 67 (46.85%) HTML
6 64 (44.76%) jQuery
7 58 (40.56%) Git (software)
8 56 (39.16%) Degree
9 52 (36.36%) Computer Science
10 50 (34.97%) Software Engineering
11 47 (32.87%) TDD
11 47 (32.87%) Linux
12 44 (30.77%) MVC
13 42 (29.37%) E-Commerce
14 39 (27.27%) MySQL
14 39 (27.27%) HTML5
15 36 (25.17%) Python
16 35 (24.48%) User Experience
17 33 (23.08%) OOP
18 32 (22.38%) OOD
19 31 (21.68%) Node.js
20 30 (20.98%) CSS3
21 29 (20.28%) Marketing
22 28 (19.58%) Open Source
22 28 (19.58%) AngularJS
23 27 (18.88%) SQL
24 25 (17.48%) PHP
25 24 (16.78%) Sass
26 23 (16.08%) Ext JS

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 31 (21.68%) Node.js
2 22 (15.38%) Apache
3 12 (8.39%) Apache Solr
3 12 (8.39%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (6.99%) OpenStack
5 9 (6.29%) nginx
6 3 (2.10%) CMS
6 3 (2.10%) Drupal
7 2 (1.40%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.40%) Plone
7 2 (1.40%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.70%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 1 (0.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.80%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.09%) GitHub
2 12 (8.39%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (2.80%) SaaS
4 2 (1.40%) PaaS
4 2 (1.40%) Heroku
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.20%) Internet
2 2 (1.40%) HTTP
2 2 (1.40%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (27.27%) MySQL
2 20 (13.99%) NoSQL
3 19 (13.29%) MongoDB
3 19 (13.29%) Relational Database
3 19 (13.29%) RDBMS
4 14 (9.79%) Redis
5 13 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.10%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.10%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.70%) Big Data
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 58 (40.56%) Git (software)
2 19 (13.29%) Jasmine
3 17 (11.89%) Subversion
4 12 (8.39%) Cucumber
5 10 (6.99%) Jenkins
6 8 (5.59%) PhantomJS
7 6 (4.20%) RSpec
8 2 (1.40%) Selenium
9 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
General
1 29 (20.28%) Marketing
2 18 (12.59%) Retail
3 16 (11.19%) Finance
4 7 (4.90%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.20%) Banking
6 3 (2.10%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.40%) Games
7 2 (1.40%) Billing
Job Titles
1 100 (69.93%) Developer
2 34 (23.78%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 22 (15.38%) Ruby Developer
4 14 (9.79%) Web Developer
5 12 (8.39%) Senior Developer
6 10 (6.99%) Head of Architecture
6 10 (6.99%) PHP Developer
7 9 (6.29%) Python Developer
8 8 (5.59%) Front-End Developer
8 8 (5.59%) Software Developer
8 8 (5.59%) Junior
8 8 (5.59%) Software Engineer
8 8 (5.59%) Senior Software Engineer
8 8 (5.59%) Junior Developer
9 7 (4.90%) Architect
9 7 (4.90%) Graduate
10 4 (2.80%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
10 4 (2.80%) Graduate Developer
11 3 (2.10%) Lead Developer
11 3 (2.10%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (46.85%) CSS
1 67 (46.85%) HTML
2 64 (44.76%) jQuery
3 39 (27.27%) HTML5
4 30 (20.98%) CSS3
5 28 (19.58%) AngularJS
6 24 (16.78%) Sass
7 23 (16.08%) Ext JS
7 23 (16.08%) REST
8 19 (13.29%) Web Services
9 17 (11.89%) LESS
10 12 (8.39%) Ember.js
11 10 (6.99%) Backbone.js
12 9 (6.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (4.90%) WSDL
13 7 (4.90%) XML
13 7 (4.90%) SOAP
14 6 (4.20%) Django
15 5 (3.50%) Ajax
16 4 (2.80%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 52 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 35 (24.48%) User Experience
3 28 (19.58%) Open Source
4 17 (11.89%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.80%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.80%) Statistics
7 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.40%) iPhone
7 2 (1.40%) Social Network
7 2 (1.40%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.70%) iDTV
8 1 (0.70%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.70%) Blog
8 1 (0.70%) iPad
8 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.70%) New Media
8 1 (0.70%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 47 (32.87%) Linux
2 21 (14.69%) UNIX
3 10 (6.99%) Windows
4 8 (5.59%) Android
5 7 (4.90%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.80%) Windows Phone
6 4 (2.80%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.10%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.70%) Debian
8 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (62.94%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (51.75%) OO
3 50 (34.97%) Software Engineering
4 47 (32.87%) TDD
5 44 (30.77%) MVC
6 42 (29.37%) E-Commerce
7 33 (23.08%) OOP
8 32 (22.38%) OOD
9 22 (15.38%) Business Development
10 19 (13.29%) DevOps
11 17 (11.89%) BDD
12 16 (11.19%) UX Design
13 10 (6.99%) Dependency Management
13 10 (6.99%) Electronic Design Automation
14 8 (5.59%) Analytics
14 8 (5.59%) Web Application Development
15 7 (4.90%) Web Development
16 5 (3.50%) SEO
16 5 (3.50%) Workflow
16 5 (3.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 133 (93.01%) Ruby
2 92 (64.34%) JavaScript
3 36 (25.17%) Python
4 27 (18.88%) SQL
5 25 (17.48%) PHP
6 19 (13.29%) Java
7 13 (9.09%) C#
8 12 (8.39%) Perl
9 9 (6.29%) PHP5
9 9 (6.29%) C++
10 8 (5.59%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.10%) MATLAB
11 3 (2.10%) Haskell
11 3 (2.10%) R
12 2 (1.40%) CoffeeScript
12 2 (1.40%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.70%) VB
13 1 (0.70%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 56 (39.16%) Degree
2 4 (2.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.40%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 10 (6.99%) Rackspace
2 8 (5.59%) Oracle
3 7 (4.90%) Zend
4 4 (2.80%) Google
4 4 (2.80%) Sybase
5 2 (1.40%) Demandware
5 2 (1.40%) VMware
6 1 (0.70%) Facebook
Wokingham, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Pension and Career Development
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Code Red Associates
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-60,000 + Bens
Posted: 25 days ago