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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank 809 761 685
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -76
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 78 133 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.13% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 62 124 174
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
- +43.88%

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
101493 101105 101549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.45% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 83542 81233 85841
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 2 March 2015 within the UK.

Ruby on Rails Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 28 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 2 March 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
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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 -36 75 £50,000 - 19
London -26 35 £50,000 -2.43% 13
South East -28 21 £51,250 -14.58% 2
Buckinghamshire - 14 £46,250 -
High Wycombe - 12 £45,000 -
East of England +3 7 £50,000 +66.66% 1
City of London -2 7 £46,000 -12.38% 1
Yorkshire +5 6 £32,500 +8.33% 1
North West -14 6 £28,500 -36.66% 1
West Yorkshire - 6 £32,500 - 1
Leeds - 6 £32,500 - 1
Liverpool - 5 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 5 £50,000 -
Merseyside - 5 - - 1
Surrey -12 4 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Scotland +18 3 £50,000 +37.93%
Glasgow +9 3 £50,000 +66.66%
Cambridgeshire +5 2 £38,500 +28.33% 1
Farnham 0 2 £50,000 -
Cambridge -1 2 £38,500 +28.33% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £25,000 - 1
Oxford - 2 £25,000 -
Manchester -5 1 £28,500 -36.66%
Berkshire -5 1 £55,000 -8.33%
Maidenhead - 1 £55,000 -
Reading - 1 £55,000 -
Slough - 1 £55,000 -
Wokingham - 1 £55,000 -

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 173 (100.00%) Ruby
1 173 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 104 (60.12%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (53.76%) CSS
4 91 (52.60%) JavaScript
5 81 (46.82%) HTML
6 80 (46.24%) TDD
7 60 (34.68%) Scrum
8 51 (29.48%) MySQL
9 45 (26.01%) Git (software)
10 43 (24.86%) MongoDB
11 42 (24.28%) BDD
12 41 (23.70%) jQuery
12 41 (23.70%) E-Commerce
13 38 (21.97%) HTML5
14 36 (20.81%) Hudson
14 36 (20.81%) Backbone.js
15 35 (20.23%) MVC
16 34 (19.65%) Node.js
16 34 (19.65%) CSS3
17 32 (18.50%) Redis
17 32 (18.50%) RESTful
17 32 (18.50%) Open Source
18 30 (17.34%) Continuous Integration
18 30 (17.34%) WordPress
19 29 (16.76%) PostgreSQL
19 29 (16.76%) CruiseControl
20 26 (15.03%) RSpec
20 26 (15.03%) KnockoutJS
20 26 (15.03%) Shopify

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 34 (19.65%) Node.js
2 30 (17.34%) WordPress
3 4 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.16%) Apache
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.58%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 26 (15.03%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.47%) Heroku
2 3 (1.73%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (29.48%) MySQL
2 43 (24.86%) MongoDB
3 32 (18.50%) Redis
4 29 (16.76%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (10.40%) Relational Database
6 14 (8.09%) NoSQL
6 14 (8.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (8.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (8.09%) SQL Server
7 10 (5.78%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.73%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.73%) CouchDB
9 2 (1.16%) Big Data
10 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 45 (26.01%) Git (software)
2 36 (20.81%) Hudson
3 29 (16.76%) CruiseControl
4 26 (15.03%) RSpec
5 17 (9.83%) Cucumber
6 14 (8.09%) Moq
6 14 (8.09%) Visual Studio
6 14 (8.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (6.94%) ReSharper
7 12 (6.94%) RubyMine
8 10 (5.78%) Jenkins
9 8 (4.62%) Jasmine
10 6 (3.47%) Selenium
10 6 (3.47%) Subversion
11 3 (1.73%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.73%) Xcode
12 1 (0.58%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.58%) Capybara
12 1 (0.58%) Mockito
12 1 (0.58%) JUnit
General
1 9 (5.20%) Games
2 5 (2.89%) Finance
3 4 (2.31%) Automotive
4 3 (1.73%) Marketing
5 1 (0.58%) iGaming
5 1 (0.58%) Back Office
5 1 (0.58%) Law
5 1 (0.58%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 93 (53.76%) CSS
3 81 (46.82%) HTML
4 41 (23.70%) jQuery
5 38 (21.97%) HTML5
6 36 (20.81%) Backbone.js
7 34 (19.65%) CSS3
8 32 (18.50%) RESTful
9 26 (15.03%) KnockoutJS
10 18 (10.40%) XML
11 17 (9.83%) .NET
12 16 (9.25%) Sass
13 15 (8.67%) ASP.NET
14 14 (8.09%) WCF
14 14 (8.09%) .NET Framework
14 14 (8.09%) Ajax
14 14 (8.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (8.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 13 (7.51%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 12 (6.94%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.50%) Open Source
2 7 (4.05%) LIMS
3 5 (2.89%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.73%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.73%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (1.16%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.58%) User Experience
6 1 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.14%) Linux
2 8 (4.62%) Android
2 8 (4.62%) Apple iOS
3 7 (4.05%) Windows
4 4 (2.31%) UNIX
5 2 (1.16%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.58%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (60.12%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (46.24%) TDD
3 60 (34.68%) Scrum
4 42 (24.28%) BDD
5 41 (23.70%) E-Commerce
6 35 (20.23%) MVC
7 30 (17.34%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (8.67%) OOD
9 14 (8.09%) Extreme Programming
9 14 (8.09%) Web Development
10 13 (7.51%) Market Research
11 12 (6.94%) Software Engineering
11 12 (6.94%) Unit Testing
12 10 (5.78%) Web Application Development
13 9 (5.20%) OO
14 6 (3.47%) UML
15 5 (2.89%) OOP
15 5 (2.89%) B2B
15 5 (2.89%) B2C
15 5 (2.89%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 173 (100.00%) Ruby
2 91 (52.60%) JavaScript
3 23 (13.29%) PHP
4 16 (9.25%) CoffeeScript
5 15 (8.67%) SQL
6 14 (8.09%) Python
6 14 (8.09%) C#
7 12 (6.94%) Perl
8 11 (6.36%) Java
9 3 (1.73%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.73%) Clojure
10 2 (1.16%) Golang
10 2 (1.16%) C++
11 1 (0.58%) C
11 1 (0.58%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (1.16%) Degree
2 1 (0.58%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 5 (2.89%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (2.89%) Ansible
2 3 (1.73%) Capistrano
2 3 (1.73%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (4.62%) Sybase
2 4 (2.31%) Google
2 4 (2.31%) Zend
2 4 (2.31%) Twitter
3 3 (1.73%) Apple
4 1 (0.58%) Sony
4 1 (0.58%) Perforce
4 1 (0.58%) Nokia
4 1 (0.58%) SaltStack
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: Max £45,000 + bonus, benefits & superb pension (12% non-contributory!)
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Anonymous
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £60k - 70k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Global Markets Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + Pension , Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £45k to £55k + Options
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago