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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank - 217 206
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 0 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.23% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.55% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 5
Average salary - £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2563 2546 2168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.89% 42.19% 43.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2231 2172 1921
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) Ruby
2 10 (90.91%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) PHP
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
4 6 (54.55%) C#
4 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 6 (54.55%) .NET
4 6 (54.55%) jQuery
5 5 (45.45%) HTML5
5 5 (45.45%) NoSQL
5 5 (45.45%) MySQL
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) CSS3
6 4 (36.36%) Node.js
6 4 (36.36%) Java
6 4 (36.36%) Windows
7 3 (27.27%) Python
7 3 (27.27%) MVC
7 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
7 3 (27.27%) Visualisation
7 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
7 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
7 3 (27.27%) Degree
7 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
7 3 (27.27%) TDD
7 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
7 3 (27.27%) Subversion
7 3 (27.27%) MongoDB

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 4 (36.36%) Node.js
2 2 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (18.18%) ColdFusion
2 2 (18.18%) Drupal
2 2 (18.18%) WordPress
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 5 (45.45%) NoSQL
3 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Subversion
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Web Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Front-End Web Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 2 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
6 1 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 10 (90.91%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) .NET
3 6 (54.55%) jQuery
4 5 (45.45%) HTML5
4 5 (45.45%) CSS3
5 3 (27.27%) Backbone.js
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 3 (27.27%) Ember.js
5 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (18.18%) Play Framework
6 2 (18.18%) Spring
6 2 (18.18%) Spring MVC
6 2 (18.18%) XML
6 2 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (18.18%) Sass
6 2 (18.18%) LESS
6 2 (18.18%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
1 3 (27.27%) Visualisation
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) MVC
1 3 (27.27%) TDD
1 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
2 2 (18.18%) Scrum
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) Ruby
2 8 (72.73%) PHP
3 6 (54.55%) C#
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Java
6 3 (27.27%) Python
7 2 (18.18%) CFML
7 2 (18.18%) Perl
7 2 (18.18%) Scala
7 2 (18.18%) R
8 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
8 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PhD