The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 77 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.99% 0.13% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.51% 0.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Ruby on Rails
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
398 221 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 39.56% 29.78% 38.01%
Number of salaries quoted 342 206 298
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,100 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the South Yorkshire region.

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Ruby on Rails
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Sheffield -7 10 £37,500 +15.38%
Ruby on Rails
Yorkshire

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 16 (100.00%) Ruby
2 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
3 13 (81.25%) Cucumber
4 11 (68.75%) CSS
4 11 (68.75%) Git (software)
5 10 (62.50%) MySQL
5 10 (62.50%) RSpec
6 9 (56.25%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (56.25%) TDD
7 8 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (50.00%) Web Services
7 8 (50.00%) RubyMotion
7 8 (50.00%) Apache Cordova
7 8 (50.00%) Open Source
7 8 (50.00%) Puppet
7 8 (50.00%) PhoneGap
7 8 (50.00%) CoffeeScript
7 8 (50.00%) Backbone.js
7 8 (50.00%) Facebook
7 8 (50.00%) Twitter
7 8 (50.00%) Ember.js
7 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
8 7 (43.75%) Linux
9 6 (37.50%) OO
9 6 (37.50%) UNIX
10 5 (31.25%) JIRA
11 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
11 4 (25.00%) Degree

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) MySQL
2 8 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Cucumber
2 11 (68.75%) Git (software)
3 10 (62.50%) RSpec
4 5 (31.25%) JIRA
5 2 (12.50%) Subversion
6 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Ruby Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) CSS
3 8 (50.00%) Web Services
3 8 (50.00%) PhoneGap
3 8 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 8 (50.00%) Ember.js
3 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 8 (50.00%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (12.50%) RESTful
5 1 (6.25%) HTML5
5 1 (6.25%) REST
5 1 (6.25%) CSS3
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Open Source
2 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Telematics
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) TDD
2 6 (37.50%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) B2B
3 2 (12.50%) B2C
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Ruby
2 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) CoffeeScript
3 8 (50.00%) RubyMotion
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (50.00%) Puppet
3 2 (12.50%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Facebook
1 8 (50.00%) Twitter