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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 341 378 334
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -44
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 107 75 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.51% 0.33% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.41% 0.86% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 73 57 101
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
7587 8712 8375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.29% 38.23% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6580 7558 7449
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 5 August 2015.

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 5 August 2015. 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
Hampshire +20 33 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Berkshire +33 30 £56,250 +25.00% 5
Surrey +18 25 £42,500 +49.12% 2
Buckinghamshire -7 10 £35,000 -20.00% 1
Oxfordshire +2 6 £40,000 +23.07% 2
East Sussex +15 3 - -
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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.

1 206 (99.52%) Ruby
2 126 (60.87%) JavaScript
3 119 (57.49%) CSS
4 102 (49.28%) HTML
5 99 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
6 96 (46.38%) TDD
7 87 (42.03%) MySQL
8 84 (40.58%) jQuery
9 63 (30.43%) AngularJS
10 62 (29.95%) Linux
11 61 (29.47%) SQL Server
12 58 (28.02%) MVC
12 58 (28.02%) Git (software)
13 56 (27.05%) Scrum
14 54 (26.09%) Java
14 54 (26.09%) C#
15 53 (25.60%) .NET
16 47 (22.71%) SQL
17 46 (22.22%) PHP
18 44 (21.26%) Python
19 36 (17.39%) VB.NET
19 36 (17.39%) Ubuntu
20 35 (16.91%) .NET Framework
20 35 (16.91%) JSON
20 35 (16.91%) ASP.NET MVC
20 35 (16.91%) Backbone.js
20 35 (16.91%) ASP.NET
20 35 (16.91%) PostgreSQL
21 34 (16.43%) Software Engineering
22 33 (15.94%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 24 (11.59%) Apache
2 17 (8.21%) Node.js
3 14 (6.76%) IIS
4 7 (3.38%) Apache Solr
4 7 (3.38%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (2.90%) CMS
6 3 (1.45%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.97%) JBoss
7 2 (0.97%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.97%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.48%) nginx
8 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (9.18%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.42%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.73%) SaaS
2 15 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.38%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.90%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.45%) Google Compute Engine
5 3 (1.45%) Google App Engine
5 3 (1.45%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.97%) Office 365
6 2 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.97%) Yammer
6 2 (0.97%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (0.97%) Heroku
7 1 (0.48%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.48%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.83%) Internet
2 7 (3.38%) HTTP
3 4 (1.93%) VPN
4 3 (1.45%) Firewall
4 3 (1.45%) Wireshark
4 3 (1.45%) OpenVPN
5 2 (0.97%) LDAP
6 1 (0.48%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (42.03%) MySQL
2 61 (29.47%) SQL Server
3 35 (16.91%) PostgreSQL
4 29 (14.01%) SQL Server 2005
4 29 (14.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (14.01%) NoSQL
5 27 (13.04%) MongoDB
6 13 (6.28%) Big Data
7 9 (4.35%) Relational Database
8 8 (3.86%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (3.38%) Oracle Database
10 6 (2.90%) CouchDB
10 6 (2.90%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.45%) Redis
12 1 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 58 (28.02%) Git (software)
2 33 (15.94%) Subversion
3 21 (10.14%) Visual Studio
3 21 (10.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (10.14%) Moq
4 18 (8.70%) ReSharper
5 11 (5.31%) gulp
6 10 (4.83%) RSpec
7 5 (2.42%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.45%) NetBeans
8 3 (1.45%) Fiddler
8 3 (1.45%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.45%) Grunt
8 3 (1.45%) webpack
9 2 (0.97%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.97%) PEAR
10 1 (0.48%) Selenium
10 1 (0.48%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.48%) Hudson
10 1 (0.48%) JUnit
General
1 12 (5.80%) Legal
1 12 (5.80%) Manufacturing
2 11 (5.31%) Finance
2 11 (5.31%) Retail
3 9 (4.35%) Games
4 5 (2.42%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.45%) Advertising
5 3 (1.45%) Marketing
6 2 (0.97%) French Language
6 2 (0.97%) Banking
7 1 (0.48%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 164 (79.23%) Developer
2 43 (20.77%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 42 (20.29%) Senior Developer
4 35 (16.91%) Web Developer
5 29 (14.01%) Ruby Developer
6 19 (9.18%) Software Developer
7 18 (8.70%) Software Engineer
8 17 (8.21%) Senior Web Developer
8 17 (8.21%) Full Stack Developer
9 12 (5.80%) Junior Developer
9 12 (5.80%) Junior
10 11 (5.31%) Java Developer
10 11 (5.31%) PHP Developer
11 10 (4.83%) Senior Software Engineer
11 10 (4.83%) Support Engineer
11 10 (4.83%) Consultant
12 9 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
13 8 (3.86%) Graduate
13 8 (3.86%) Technical Consultant
13 8 (3.86%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (57.49%) CSS
2 102 (49.28%) HTML
3 84 (40.58%) jQuery
4 63 (30.43%) AngularJS
5 53 (25.60%) .NET
6 35 (16.91%) ASP.NET
6 35 (16.91%) .NET Framework
6 35 (16.91%) JSON
6 35 (16.91%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (16.91%) Backbone.js
7 30 (14.49%) Ajax
8 28 (13.53%) Web Services
8 28 (13.53%) XML
8 28 (13.53%) REST
9 23 (11.11%) Ember.js
10 22 (10.63%) CodeIgniter
11 21 (10.14%) WCF
11 21 (10.14%) Entity Framework
11 21 (10.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 18 (8.70%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.25%) Mobile App
3 11 (5.31%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (4.83%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.42%) User Experience
6 3 (1.45%) Kindle
7 2 (0.97%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.97%) Social Media
7 2 (0.97%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.48%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.48%) Physics
8 1 (0.48%) EPoS
8 1 (0.48%) Replication
8 1 (0.48%) Clustering
8 1 (0.48%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 62 (29.95%) Linux
2 36 (17.39%) Ubuntu
3 24 (11.59%) Android
3 24 (11.59%) Windows
3 24 (11.59%) Apple iOS
4 14 (6.76%) Mac OS X
5 10 (4.83%) UNIX
6 9 (4.35%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.42%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.45%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (46.38%) TDD
3 58 (28.02%) MVC
4 56 (27.05%) Scrum
5 34 (16.43%) Software Engineering
6 25 (12.08%) BDD
7 23 (11.11%) OOP
8 22 (10.63%) OOD
9 21 (10.14%) Extreme Programming
9 21 (10.14%) Unit Testing
10 18 (8.70%) OO
11 17 (8.21%) ITIL
12 15 (7.25%) Open Source
13 12 (5.80%) Android Development
14 11 (5.31%) iOS Development
14 11 (5.31%) Web Development
15 9 (4.35%) Workflow
16 7 (3.38%) E-Commerce
16 7 (3.38%) Data Analysis
16 7 (3.38%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 206 (99.52%) Ruby
2 126 (60.87%) JavaScript
3 54 (26.09%) C#
3 54 (26.09%) Java
4 47 (22.71%) SQL
5 46 (22.22%) PHP
6 44 (21.26%) Python
7 36 (17.39%) VB.NET
8 22 (10.63%) C++
9 20 (9.66%) VB
10 18 (8.70%) Bash Shell
11 17 (8.21%) VBScript
12 16 (7.73%) Perl
13 15 (7.25%) Objective-C
14 13 (6.28%) C
15 8 (3.86%) VB6
16 7 (3.38%) Korn
17 6 (2.90%) Go
18 3 (1.45%) PL/SQL
19 2 (0.97%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 12 (5.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.45%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 15 (7.25%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.42%) Puppet
3 4 (1.93%) Nagios
3 4 (1.93%) HAProxy
4 3 (1.45%) CFEngine
4 3 (1.45%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.48%) Cacti
5 1 (0.48%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.48%) collectd
5 1 (0.48%) logstash
5 1 (0.48%) Rsyslog
5 1 (0.48%) Graphite
Vendors
1 19 (9.18%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.76%) Oracle
3 9 (4.35%) Google
4 6 (2.90%) Zend
4 6 (2.90%) Demandware
4 6 (2.90%) PayPal
5 3 (1.45%) Facebook
6 2 (0.97%) Twitter
6 2 (0.97%) Perforce
6 2 (0.97%) VMware
7 1 (0.48%) Adobe
7 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.48%) Symantec
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