The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 222 199 211
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +12
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 11 24 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.40% 0.096%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.47% 0.90% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 5
Average salary £29,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.25% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £40,000 £30,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2365 2659 2447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.50% 44.82% 46.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2107 2307 2221
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
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 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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 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
Bristol -4 3 £28,500 -65.45%
Gloucestershire - 3 £29,500 -
Somerset +12 2 £35,000 +7.69%
Devon -14 1 £35,500 -5.33%
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 22 (100.00%) Ruby
2 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
2 19 (86.36%) CSS
3 18 (81.82%) HTML
4 15 (68.18%) PHP
5 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
6 11 (50.00%) MySQL
7 10 (45.45%) SQL
7 10 (45.45%) Java
7 10 (45.45%) NoSQL
8 9 (40.91%) Node.js
8 9 (40.91%) jQuery
9 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
9 8 (36.36%) TDD
9 8 (36.36%) XML
9 8 (36.36%) Python
10 7 (31.82%) E-Commerce
10 7 (31.82%) ColdFusion
10 7 (31.82%) CFML
10 7 (31.82%) Perl
10 7 (31.82%) Scrum
10 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (31.82%) Mathematics
10 7 (31.82%) SaaS
11 6 (27.27%) HTML5
11 6 (27.27%) MongoDB
11 6 (27.27%) CSS3
11 6 (27.27%) C#
11 6 (27.27%) .NET
11 6 (27.27%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 9 (40.91%) Node.js
2 7 (31.82%) ColdFusion
3 3 (13.64%) WordPress
3 3 (13.64%) Drupal
4 2 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (4.55%) IIS
5 1 (4.55%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) SaaS
2 3 (13.64%) Heroku
3 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 11 (50.00%) MySQL
3 10 (45.45%) NoSQL
4 6 (27.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 5 (22.73%) Subversion
3 3 (13.64%) RSpec
General
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Java Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Front-End Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Web Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Front-End Web Developer
5 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
6 2 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
7 1 (4.55%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) CSS
2 18 (81.82%) HTML
3 9 (40.91%) jQuery
4 8 (36.36%) XML
5 6 (27.27%) HTML5
5 6 (27.27%) CSS3
5 6 (27.27%) .NET
6 3 (13.64%) Backbone.js
6 3 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (13.64%) Ember.js
6 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
6 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
7 2 (9.09%) Spring
7 2 (9.09%) RESTful
7 2 (9.09%) Spring MVC
7 2 (9.09%) JSON
7 2 (9.09%) Play Framework
7 2 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (9.09%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Mathematics
2 4 (18.18%) Social Media
3 3 (13.64%) Visualisation
3 3 (13.64%) User Experience
3 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) TDD
2 7 (31.82%) E-Commerce
2 7 (31.82%) Scrum
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) MVC
4 3 (13.64%) Migration
4 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
4 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
5 2 (9.09%) Web Development
5 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (4.55%) BDD
6 1 (4.55%) Analytics
6 1 (4.55%) Mobile Development
6 1 (4.55%) Workflow
6 1 (4.55%) Validation
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) CRM
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Ruby
2 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
3 15 (68.18%) PHP
4 10 (45.45%) SQL
4 10 (45.45%) Java
5 8 (36.36%) Python
6 7 (31.82%) CFML
6 7 (31.82%) Perl
7 6 (27.27%) C#
8 2 (9.09%) Scala
8 2 (9.09%) R
9 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
9 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (4.55%) Google