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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 210 206 209
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 17 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% 0.097% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% 0.22% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 8
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
2625 2245 2137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.34% 43.38% 37.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2235 1986 1948
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
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 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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Dorset - 12 £40,000 - 1
Somerset -21 3 £37,500 +50.00%
Wiltshire -4 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Devon - 1 £37,500 -
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 37 (94.87%) Ruby
2 28 (71.79%) Java
3 26 (66.67%) TDD
4 25 (64.10%) XML
4 25 (64.10%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (58.97%) Eclipse
6 19 (48.72%) Linux
7 18 (46.15%) Software Engineering
8 16 (41.03%) Scrum
9 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
10 13 (33.33%) OO
10 13 (33.33%) Tomcat
11 12 (30.77%) NoSQL
11 12 (30.77%) Python
12 11 (28.21%) JSON
12 11 (28.21%) Time Management
12 11 (28.21%) Scala
13 10 (25.64%) Mobile App
13 10 (25.64%) Golang
13 10 (25.64%) Play Framework
13 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
13 10 (25.64%) RESTful
13 10 (25.64%) Mercurial
13 10 (25.64%) Pair Programming
13 10 (25.64%) Extreme Programming
13 10 (25.64%) MVC
14 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
15 5 (12.82%) CouchDB
15 5 (12.82%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 13 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.13%) ColdFusion
2 2 (5.13%) Drupal
2 2 (5.13%) Node.js
3 1 (2.56%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.56%) WordPress
3 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.56%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) GitHub
2 1 (2.56%) Heroku
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Firewall
1 2 (5.13%) IPv4
1 2 (5.13%) IPv6
1 2 (5.13%) VLAN
2 1 (2.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) NoSQL
2 5 (12.82%) CouchDB
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.13%) MySQL
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (58.97%) Eclipse
2 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
2 10 (25.64%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.56%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (2.56%) Sublime Text
3 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.56%) RSpec
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Games
2 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.13%) Electronics
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (92.31%) Developer
2 25 (64.10%) Java Developer
3 17 (43.59%) Software Developer
4 13 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
5 7 (17.95%) Junior Developer
5 7 (17.95%) Junior
6 4 (10.26%) Junior Software Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Junior Software Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Graduate
7 3 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.13%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.13%) Administrator
9 1 (2.56%) Digital Project Manager
9 1 (2.56%) Ruby Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 1 (2.56%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (64.10%) XML
2 11 (28.21%) JSON
3 10 (25.64%) Play Framework
3 10 (25.64%) RESTful
4 5 (12.82%) HTML
5 4 (10.26%) Django
6 3 (7.69%) .NET
6 3 (7.69%) CSS
7 2 (5.13%) jQuery
7 2 (5.13%) HTML5
8 1 (2.56%) Sass
8 1 (2.56%) Ember.js
8 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.56%) REST
8 1 (2.56%) CSS3
8 1 (2.56%) Backbone.js
8 1 (2.56%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.56%) SOAP
8 1 (2.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Mobile App
2 7 (17.95%) Computer Science
3 5 (12.82%) Open Source
4 2 (5.13%) DTV
4 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Linux
2 5 (12.82%) Debian
3 4 (10.26%) Ubuntu
4 3 (7.69%) Windows
5 2 (5.13%) SUSE
5 2 (5.13%) Fedora
5 2 (5.13%) CentOS
6 1 (2.56%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) TDD
2 25 (64.10%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (46.15%) Software Engineering
4 16 (41.03%) Scrum
5 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (33.33%) OO
7 11 (28.21%) Time Management
8 10 (25.64%) Pair Programming
8 10 (25.64%) Extreme Programming
8 10 (25.64%) MVC
9 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (5.13%) Programme Management
10 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
10 2 (5.13%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (5.13%) DevOps
11 1 (2.56%) Analytics
11 1 (2.56%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 37 (94.87%) Ruby
2 28 (71.79%) Java
3 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 12 (30.77%) Python
5 11 (28.21%) Scala
6 10 (25.64%) Golang
7 4 (10.26%) Perl
7 4 (10.26%) PHP
8 3 (7.69%) SQL
9 2 (5.13%) CFML
9 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
9 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.56%) C#
10 1 (2.56%) C++
10 1 (2.56%) VB
10 1 (2.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.13%) Xen
1 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) VMware
1 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
1 2 (5.13%) SAP
2 1 (2.56%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.56%) EPiServer
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago