The first table below looks at the demand for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 208 218 215
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 16 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.11% 0.053%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.64% 0.24% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 3
Average salary £40,000 £28,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.13% -17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £25,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £30,750 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2511 2470 2389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.26% 46.01% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2217 2251 2158
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby on Rails
England

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in the South West

Ruby on Rails
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the South West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in the South West

Ruby on Rails
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Dorset - 7 £40,000 - 2
Devon - 6 - - 1
Somerset - 2 £33,750 - 2
Bristol -8 1 £82,500 +175.00%
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 45 (86.54%) Ruby
2 37 (71.15%) Java
3 26 (50.00%) Linux
3 26 (50.00%) TDD
3 26 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 25 (48.08%) CSS
5 24 (46.15%) JavaScript
6 23 (44.23%) HTML
6 23 (44.23%) XML
6 23 (44.23%) OO
6 23 (44.23%) Tomcat
6 23 (44.23%) Eclipse
6 23 (44.23%) Scrum
6 23 (44.23%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (34.62%) PHP
7 18 (34.62%) .NET
8 17 (32.69%) ASP.NET
9 14 (26.92%) MySQL
10 12 (23.08%) jQuery
10 12 (23.08%) HTML5
10 12 (23.08%) CSS3
11 11 (21.15%) C#
11 11 (21.15%) Python
12 10 (19.23%) SQL
13 9 (17.31%) SOAP
13 9 (17.31%) Drupal
13 9 (17.31%) Ajax
13 9 (17.31%) Git (software)
14 7 (13.46%) NoSQL
14 7 (13.46%) OOP

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 23 (44.23%) Tomcat
2 9 (17.31%) Drupal
3 6 (11.54%) WordPress
3 6 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 6 (11.54%) WebSphere
4 4 (7.69%) CMS
5 3 (5.77%) Apache
6 1 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.92%) Adobe CQ
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) SaaS
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) MySQL
2 7 (13.46%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.77%) Redis
3 3 (5.77%) Couchbase
3 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.77%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.77%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 23 (44.23%) Eclipse
2 9 (17.31%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.69%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (96.15%) Developer
2 25 (48.08%) Software Developer
3 23 (44.23%) Java Developer
4 19 (36.54%) Java Software Developer
5 9 (17.31%) Junior Developer
5 9 (17.31%) Junior
6 6 (11.54%) PHP Developer
6 6 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.77%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Junior Software Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Junior Software Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 1 (1.92%) Digital Project Manager
9 1 (1.92%) Product Manager
9 1 (1.92%) Delivery Manager
9 1 (1.92%) Project Manager
9 1 (1.92%) Programme Manager
9 1 (1.92%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (48.08%) CSS
2 23 (44.23%) HTML
2 23 (44.23%) XML
3 18 (34.62%) .NET
4 17 (32.69%) ASP.NET
5 12 (23.08%) jQuery
5 12 (23.08%) HTML5
5 12 (23.08%) CSS3
6 9 (17.31%) SOAP
6 9 (17.31%) Ajax
7 6 (11.54%) JSON
7 6 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (11.54%) Ember.js
7 6 (11.54%) REST
8 5 (9.62%) Django
9 4 (7.69%) Play Framework
9 4 (7.69%) XHTML
9 4 (7.69%) Web Services
10 3 (5.77%) LAMP
10 3 (5.77%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Open Source
1 3 (5.77%) Kindle
1 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.85%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.00%) TDD
1 26 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (44.23%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (44.23%) Scrum
2 23 (44.23%) OO
3 7 (13.46%) OOP
4 4 (7.69%) MVC
4 4 (7.69%) Extreme Programming
4 4 (7.69%) Pair Programming
5 2 (3.85%) Refactoring
6 1 (1.92%) Project Management
6 1 (1.92%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 45 (86.54%) Ruby
2 37 (71.15%) Java
3 24 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 18 (34.62%) PHP
5 11 (21.15%) C#
5 11 (21.15%) Python
6 10 (19.23%) SQL
7 7 (13.46%) C++
8 6 (11.54%) PHP5
9 5 (9.62%) Scala
10 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
11 2 (3.85%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Oracle
2 3 (5.77%) Zend
3 1 (1.92%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.92%) Sitecore
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