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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 220 192 229
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +37
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 14 35 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.63% 0.089%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.54% 1.44% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 13 33 4
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
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
2594 2428 2495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.10% 44.05% 44.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2348 2175 2252
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Somerset +18 9 £35,000 - 1
Dorset -27 3 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Devon -10 2 £28,500 +26.66%
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 25 (100.00%) Ruby
2 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (68.00%) Java
4 16 (64.00%) XML
4 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (64.00%) TDD
4 16 (64.00%) Git (software)
4 16 (64.00%) NoSQL
5 13 (52.00%) Coaching
5 13 (52.00%) JSON
6 12 (48.00%) Pair Programming
6 12 (48.00%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (48.00%) Time Management
6 12 (48.00%) Eclipse
6 12 (48.00%) MVC
6 12 (48.00%) Extreme Programming
6 12 (48.00%) Mobile App
6 12 (48.00%) Golang
6 12 (48.00%) Play Framework
6 12 (48.00%) RESTful
6 12 (48.00%) Mercurial
6 12 (48.00%) Scala
7 9 (36.00%) HTML
7 9 (36.00%) CSS
8 7 (28.00%) Python
9 5 (20.00%) Node.js
9 5 (20.00%) CSS3
10 4 (16.00%) RSpec
10 4 (16.00%) SaaS
10 4 (16.00%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 5 (20.00%) Node.js
2 4 (16.00%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) SaaS
1 4 (16.00%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (16.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (64.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (48.00%) Mercurial
2 12 (48.00%) Eclipse
3 4 (16.00%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Developer
2 16 (64.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) XML
2 13 (52.00%) JSON
3 12 (48.00%) RESTful
3 12 (48.00%) Play Framework
4 9 (36.00%) HTML
4 9 (36.00%) CSS
5 5 (20.00%) CSS3
6 4 (16.00%) jQuery
6 4 (16.00%) HTML5
7 3 (12.00%) Django
7 3 (12.00%) Ajax
7 3 (12.00%) Flask
8 1 (4.00%) Sass
8 1 (4.00%) LESS
8 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (16.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (16.00%) Social Media
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (64.00%) TDD
2 13 (52.00%) Coaching
3 12 (48.00%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (48.00%) Time Management
3 12 (48.00%) Pair Programming
3 12 (48.00%) MVC
3 12 (48.00%) Extreme Programming
4 4 (16.00%) Migration
4 4 (16.00%) Scrum
4 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.00%) Web Design
5 2 (8.00%) Web Development
6 1 (4.00%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Ruby
2 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (68.00%) Java
4 12 (48.00%) Scala
4 12 (48.00%) Golang
5 7 (28.00%) Python
6 4 (16.00%) CFML
6 4 (16.00%) Perl
6 4 (16.00%) PHP
6 4 (16.00%) SQL
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
ARM Technology
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago