The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 20 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 0.99% 1.29% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.63% 6.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £55,000 £52,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Ruby on Rails
Hertfordshire

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 Stevenage region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38 30 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 37.62% 19.35% 36.73%
Number of salaries quoted 37 26 49
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in Stevenage

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) Marketing
4 3 (50.00%) Backbone.js
4 3 (50.00%) Ember.js
4 3 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) BDD
5 1 (16.67%) Selenium
5 1 (16.67%) Ajax
5 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
5 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (16.67%) RSpec
5 1 (16.67%) SEO
5 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (16.67%) Python
5 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
5 1 (16.67%) Subversion
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) Linux

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) RSpec
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 3 (50.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) SEO
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Python