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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 356 345 380
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +35
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 84 82 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.38% 0.39% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.06% 1.02% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 52 81 62
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +7.46%
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
7933 8012 8907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.05% 37.93% 39.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6725 7114 7909
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +26 37 £28,500 -18.57% 1
Hampshire +9 21 £45,000 +38.46%
Oxfordshire 0 8 £47,500 +43.93% 1
Berkshire -1 8 £30,000 -47.82% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 6 £47,500 +5.55%
East Sussex -47 4 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 147 (93.63%) Ruby
2 105 (66.88%) JavaScript
3 95 (60.51%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (49.68%) OO
5 72 (45.86%) CSS
6 71 (45.22%) HTML
6 71 (45.22%) jQuery
7 61 (38.85%) Degree
8 60 (38.22%) Git (software)
9 56 (35.67%) Software Engineering
10 53 (33.76%) Computer Science
11 51 (32.48%) Linux
12 48 (30.57%) TDD
13 43 (27.39%) MVC
13 43 (27.39%) MySQL
13 43 (27.39%) E-Commerce
14 38 (24.20%) Python
14 38 (24.20%) HTML5
15 35 (22.29%) User Experience
16 33 (21.02%) OOP
16 33 (21.02%) Marketing
17 32 (20.38%) OOD
17 32 (20.38%) Open Source
17 32 (20.38%) Node.js
18 31 (19.75%) SQL
19 30 (19.11%) CSS3
20 29 (18.47%) PHP
21 28 (17.83%) AngularJS
22 27 (17.20%) Apache
23 24 (15.29%) Sass

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 32 (20.38%) Node.js
2 27 (17.20%) Apache
3 12 (7.64%) Apache Solr
3 12 (7.64%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (6.37%) OpenStack
4 10 (6.37%) nginx
5 4 (2.55%) Drupal
5 4 (2.55%) CMS
6 3 (1.91%) ColdFusion
7 2 (1.27%) Plone
7 2 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.64%) Flash Media Server
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (0.64%) MS Office
1 1 (0.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.55%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.91%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.55%) GitHub
2 13 (8.28%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (3.82%) SaaS
4 2 (1.27%) PaaS
5 1 (0.64%) Heroku
5 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.64%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.46%) Internet
2 2 (1.27%) LDAP
2 2 (1.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (27.39%) MySQL
2 24 (15.29%) Relational Database
3 22 (14.01%) NoSQL
3 22 (14.01%) RDBMS
4 21 (13.38%) MongoDB
5 15 (9.55%) Redis
6 14 (8.92%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.91%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.64%) Big Data
10 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 60 (38.22%) Git (software)
2 19 (12.10%) Jasmine
3 18 (11.46%) Subversion
4 12 (7.64%) Cucumber
5 10 (6.37%) Jenkins
6 8 (5.10%) PhantomJS
7 7 (4.46%) RSpec
8 2 (1.27%) Selenium
8 2 (1.27%) Eclipse
General
1 33 (21.02%) Marketing
2 20 (12.74%) Retail
3 17 (10.83%) Finance
4 7 (4.46%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.82%) Banking
6 3 (1.91%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.27%) Games
7 2 (1.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 113 (71.97%) Developer
2 43 (27.39%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 26 (16.56%) Ruby Developer
4 14 (8.92%) Web Developer
5 13 (8.28%) Senior Developer
6 11 (7.01%) Software Developer
7 10 (6.37%) Junior
7 10 (6.37%) Junior Developer
7 10 (6.37%) Head of Architecture
8 9 (5.73%) PHP Developer
8 9 (5.73%) Python Developer
9 8 (5.10%) Front-End Developer
9 8 (5.10%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (5.10%) Software Engineer
10 7 (4.46%) Architect
10 7 (4.46%) Graduate
11 5 (3.18%) Lead Developer
11 5 (3.18%) Java Developer
11 5 (3.18%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
12 4 (2.55%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (45.86%) CSS
2 71 (45.22%) HTML
2 71 (45.22%) jQuery
3 38 (24.20%) HTML5
4 30 (19.11%) CSS3
5 28 (17.83%) AngularJS
6 24 (15.29%) Sass
7 23 (14.65%) Ext JS
8 22 (14.01%) REST
9 21 (13.38%) Web Services
10 17 (10.83%) LESS
11 13 (8.28%) Ember.js
12 12 (7.64%) Backbone.js
13 9 (5.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (5.10%) XML
15 7 (4.46%) WSDL
15 7 (4.46%) Ajax
15 7 (4.46%) SOAP
15 7 (4.46%) Django
16 6 (3.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 53 (33.76%) Computer Science
2 35 (22.29%) User Experience
3 32 (20.38%) Open Source
4 17 (10.83%) Mathematics
5 5 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.55%) Statistics
6 4 (2.55%) iPhone
6 4 (2.55%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.91%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.91%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.27%) Web 2.0
8 2 (1.27%) iDTV
8 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.27%) Xbox
8 2 (1.27%) Social Network
9 1 (0.64%) iPad
9 1 (0.64%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.64%) New Media
9 1 (0.64%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 51 (32.48%) Linux
2 21 (13.38%) UNIX
3 11 (7.01%) Android
4 10 (6.37%) Windows
5 8 (5.10%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.55%) Windows Phone
6 4 (2.55%) Mac OS X
6 4 (2.55%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.27%) Debian
8 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (60.51%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (49.68%) OO
3 56 (35.67%) Software Engineering
4 48 (30.57%) TDD
5 43 (27.39%) MVC
5 43 (27.39%) E-Commerce
6 33 (21.02%) OOP
7 32 (20.38%) OOD
8 22 (14.01%) Business Development
9 19 (12.10%) DevOps
10 17 (10.83%) BDD
11 16 (10.19%) User Experience Design
12 11 (7.01%) Web Application Development
13 10 (6.37%) Electronic Design Automation
13 10 (6.37%) Dependency Management
14 8 (5.10%) Analytics
14 8 (5.10%) Web Development
15 7 (4.46%) Kanban
16 6 (3.82%) Workflow
17 5 (3.18%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 147 (93.63%) Ruby
2 105 (66.88%) JavaScript
3 38 (24.20%) Python
4 31 (19.75%) SQL
5 29 (18.47%) PHP
6 24 (15.29%) Java
7 15 (9.55%) C#
8 11 (7.01%) Perl
8 11 (7.01%) PHP5
9 10 (6.37%) C++
10 9 (5.73%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.91%) R
11 3 (1.91%) MATLAB
11 3 (1.91%) Haskell
12 2 (1.27%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.27%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.64%) VB6
13 1 (0.64%) Scala
13 1 (0.64%) ActionScript 3.0
13 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (38.85%) Degree
2 8 (5.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.27%) Capistrano
1 2 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (6.37%) Rackspace
2 9 (5.73%) Oracle
3 7 (4.46%) Zend
4 4 (2.55%) Sybase
4 4 (2.55%) Google
5 3 (1.91%) Demandware
6 2 (1.27%) VMware
7 1 (0.64%) Facebook
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