The table below looks at the statistics for the Ruby on Rails Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank 681 740 693
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 195 179 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 175 155 148
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +33.80%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99881 111881 103430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82152 91850 86081
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Ruby on Rails Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Ruby on Rails Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Ruby on Rails Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer within the UK.

Ruby on Rails Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Ruby on Rails Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 within the UK.

Ruby on Rails Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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
England +64 194 £53,750 +4.87% 27
London +41 100 £60,000 +9.09% 16
City of London +62 42 £65,000 -3.70% 7
Yorkshire +38 29 £32,500 -38.09% 5
West Yorkshire +36 27 £32,500 -38.09% 3
South East +11 27 £50,000 +2.56% 2
Leeds - 26 £32,500 - 3
East of England +41 25 £45,000 -30.76% 2
Cambridgeshire +26 20 £45,000 -30.76% 2
Cambridge - 19 £45,000 - 2
Surrey +28 13 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Hampshire +6 13 £50,000 -
North West +18 11 £36,500 +28.07%
Hertfordshire - 5 £50,000 -
Manchester +22 4 £30,000 -
Liverpool +10 4 - -
Merseyside +5 4 - -
Woking - 3 £37,500 -
Farnborough - 2 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire +12 1 £25,000 -
Guildford +12 1 £32,500 -35.00%
Oxford +3 1 £25,000 -
Farnham -1 1 £40,000 -20.00%
North Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Durham - 1 £45,000 - 1
Sheffield - 1 £30,000 - 1
Stevenage - 1 £52,500 -
Stockport - 1 £36,500 -
Hitchin - 1 £55,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £35,000 -

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title 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 with Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title.

1 275 (100.00%) Ruby
1 275 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 125 (45.45%) CSS
3 122 (44.36%) JavaScript
4 117 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
5 109 (39.64%) TDD
6 99 (36.00%) HTML
7 83 (30.18%) MySQL
8 76 (27.64%) Git (software)
9 59 (21.45%) jQuery
10 51 (18.55%) RSpec
11 43 (15.64%) E-Commerce
12 42 (15.27%) Linux
13 40 (14.55%) PostgreSQL
13 40 (14.55%) Scrum
14 37 (13.45%) Open Source
14 37 (13.45%) Subversion
15 33 (12.00%) BDD
16 31 (11.27%) Cucumber
17 28 (10.18%) MongoDB
18 26 (9.45%) HTML5
19 25 (9.09%) Java
20 23 (8.36%) UML
20 23 (8.36%) MVC
20 23 (8.36%) Selenium
21 22 (8.00%) SQL
22 21 (7.64%) Pair Programming
23 20 (7.27%) Software Engineering
23 20 (7.27%) Marketing
23 20 (7.27%) Windows

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title 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 with Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.27%) Node.js
2 5 (1.82%) WordPress
3 2 (0.73%) Jetty
3 2 (0.73%) CMS
3 2 (0.73%) Apache
3 2 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.36%) nginx
4 1 (0.36%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (0.36%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.82%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.36%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (2.91%) Heroku
3 4 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.73%) SaaS
4 2 (0.73%) GitHub
5 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.55%) VoIP
2 2 (0.73%) HTTP
2 2 (0.73%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (30.18%) MySQL
2 40 (14.55%) PostgreSQL
3 28 (10.18%) MongoDB
4 19 (6.91%) NoSQL
5 13 (4.73%) SQL Server
5 13 (4.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (4.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (3.64%) Redis
7 7 (2.55%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.82%) Big Data
9 2 (0.73%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.36%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.36%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 76 (27.64%) Git (software)
2 51 (18.55%) RSpec
3 37 (13.45%) Subversion
4 31 (11.27%) Cucumber
5 23 (8.36%) Selenium
6 13 (4.73%) Visual Studio
6 13 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (4.73%) Moq
7 11 (4.00%) ReSharper
8 5 (1.82%) RubyMine
8 5 (1.82%) Hudson
8 5 (1.82%) Jasmine
8 5 (1.82%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.36%) Yeoman
9 1 (0.36%) Grunt
9 1 (0.36%) Capybara
9 1 (0.36%) JUnit
9 1 (0.36%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.36%) Xcode
9 1 (0.36%) PHPUnit
General
1 20 (7.27%) Marketing
2 16 (5.82%) Finance
3 15 (5.45%) Retail
4 1 (0.36%) Back Office
4 1 (0.36%) Law
4 1 (0.36%) Legal
4 1 (0.36%) Advertising
4 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 125 (45.45%) CSS
3 99 (36.00%) HTML
4 59 (21.45%) jQuery
5 26 (9.45%) HTML5
6 19 (6.91%) REST
7 18 (6.55%) CSS3
8 17 (6.18%) RESTful
8 17 (6.18%) .NET
8 17 (6.18%) Sinatra
9 16 (5.82%) Sass
9 16 (5.82%) Ajax
10 14 (5.09%) ASP.NET
11 13 (4.73%) XML
11 13 (4.73%) .NET Framework
11 13 (4.73%) WCF
11 13 (4.73%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (4.73%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 13 (4.73%) Entity Framework
12 12 (4.36%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.55%) Computer Science
2 15 (5.45%) Algorithms
3 13 (4.73%) Blog
4 5 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (1.82%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.09%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.09%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (0.73%) LIMS
7 2 (0.73%) Social Media
8 1 (0.36%) User Experience
8 1 (0.36%) BBC
8 1 (0.36%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.36%) iPhone
8 1 (0.36%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 42 (15.27%) Linux
2 20 (7.27%) Windows
3 17 (6.18%) Android
4 16 (5.82%) Apple iOS
5 13 (4.73%) Ubuntu
6 12 (4.36%) UNIX
7 6 (2.18%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.36%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (39.64%) TDD
3 43 (15.64%) E-Commerce
4 40 (14.55%) Scrum
5 37 (13.45%) Open Source
6 33 (12.00%) BDD
7 23 (8.36%) UML
7 23 (8.36%) MVC
8 21 (7.64%) Pair Programming
9 20 (7.27%) Software Engineering
10 16 (5.82%) Web Development
11 14 (5.09%) OOD
12 13 (4.73%) OO
12 13 (4.73%) Extreme Programming
12 13 (4.73%) Mobile Development
12 13 (4.73%) Mentoring
12 13 (4.73%) Coaching
13 12 (4.36%) Unit Testing
13 12 (4.36%) Digital Marketing
14 11 (4.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 275 (100.00%) Ruby
2 122 (44.36%) JavaScript
3 25 (9.09%) Java
4 22 (8.00%) SQL
5 18 (6.55%) PHP
6 15 (5.45%) C#
7 8 (2.91%) CoffeeScript
8 6 (2.18%) Python
9 3 (1.09%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.73%) Scala
10 2 (0.73%) Perl
10 2 (0.73%) Go
11 1 (0.36%) RubyMotion
11 1 (0.36%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.36%) C
11 1 (0.36%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (5.45%) Degree
Systems Management
1 17 (6.18%) Puppet
2 4 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.73%) Capistrano
3 2 (0.73%) Ansible
4 1 (0.36%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.36%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (2.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (1.82%) Twitter
3 2 (0.73%) Google
4 1 (0.36%) SaltStack
4 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.36%) Zend
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Profit Share and Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
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Salary: £45k - 60k per year + significant equity
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + Pension , Bonus
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Posted: Yesterday
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Linux Recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
GO Partnership Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting Ltd
Salary: Maximum £45k + Bonus, Benefits + Superb Pension (12% Non-Contributory!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: Maximum £50k + Bonus, Benefits + Superb Pension (12% Non-Contributory!
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
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Leeds
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Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum
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