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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 233 205 227
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +22
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 12 30 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.52% 0.035%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 1.15% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 11 28 2
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
2633 2598 2446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.93% 44.60% 42.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2335 2311 2211
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,902 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Somerset +7 5 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Dorset -29 4 £37,500 -6.25%
Devon -16 3 £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 24 December 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 26 (100.00%) Ruby
2 24 (92.31%) JavaScript
3 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (76.92%) TDD
4 19 (73.08%) Java
4 19 (73.08%) XML
4 19 (73.08%) NoSQL
5 18 (69.23%) Git (software)
6 17 (65.38%) Coaching
7 16 (61.54%) Eclipse
7 16 (61.54%) MVC
7 16 (61.54%) Extreme Programming
7 16 (61.54%) Pair Programming
7 16 (61.54%) JSON
7 16 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (61.54%) Time Management
7 16 (61.54%) RESTful
7 16 (61.54%) Mercurial
7 16 (61.54%) Scala
7 16 (61.54%) Mobile App
7 16 (61.54%) Golang
7 16 (61.54%) Play Framework
8 8 (30.77%) HTML
8 8 (30.77%) CSS
9 6 (23.08%) Python
10 4 (15.38%) Scrum
10 4 (15.38%) HTML5
10 4 (15.38%) Node.js
10 4 (15.38%) CSS3
11 3 (11.54%) Perl

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (15.38%) Node.js
2 3 (11.54%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) SaaS
1 3 (11.54%) Heroku
2 1 (3.85%) GitHub
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (73.08%) NoSQL
2 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
2 3 (11.54%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (69.23%) Git (software)
2 16 (61.54%) Mercurial
2 16 (61.54%) Eclipse
3 3 (11.54%) RSpec
4 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.85%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (3.85%) Sublime Text
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 19 (73.08%) Java Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Web Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) XML
2 16 (61.54%) RESTful
2 16 (61.54%) JSON
2 16 (61.54%) Play Framework
3 8 (30.77%) HTML
3 8 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (15.38%) HTML5
4 4 (15.38%) CSS3
5 3 (11.54%) Ajax
5 3 (11.54%) Flask
5 3 (11.54%) Django
5 3 (11.54%) jQuery
6 2 (7.69%) Sass
6 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.85%) LESS
7 1 (3.85%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) Mobile App
2 3 (11.54%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.69%) Social Media
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (76.92%) TDD
2 17 (65.38%) Coaching
3 16 (61.54%) Extreme Programming
3 16 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (61.54%) Time Management
3 16 (61.54%) Pair Programming
3 16 (61.54%) MVC
4 4 (15.38%) Scrum
5 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 2 (7.69%) Web Development
6 2 (7.69%) Web Design
6 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.85%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Ruby
2 24 (92.31%) JavaScript
3 19 (73.08%) Java
4 16 (61.54%) Scala
4 16 (61.54%) Golang
5 6 (23.08%) Python
6 3 (11.54%) CFML
6 3 (11.54%) Perl
6 3 (11.54%) PHP
6 3 (11.54%) SQL
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 Per Annum + equity, + relocation
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago