The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Ruby on Rails Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
UK
Rank 695 841 811
Rank change year-on-year
+146 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 158 106 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 142 100 128
Median salary £55,000 £48,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -6.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £30,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -10.58%

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
80056 96820 101312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66472 81235 84186
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Ruby on Rails Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title.

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 22 January 2017 within the UK.

Ruby on Rails Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 29 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +139 154 £55,000 +14.58% 21
London +88 89 £60,000 +9.09% 18
City of London +53 18 £55,000 - 7
South East +57 16 £42,500 -5.55%
North West +4 15 £44,000 +17.33% 1
Manchester -4 15 £44,000 +17.33% 1
West Midlands +19 14 £40,000 +33.33%
Staffordshire - 14 £40,000 -
Lichfield - 14 £40,000 -
Hampshire +24 12 £42,500 +17.24%
Portsmouth - 12 £42,500 -
East of England - 9 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire - 9 £55,000 -
South West +20 6 £31,000 +37.77%
Watford - 6 £55,000 -
Stockport - 4 £44,000 -
Surrey +43 3 £57,500 +27.77%
Scotland +32 3 £38,750 -13.88%
Yorkshire +23 3 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Devon -2 3 £27,500 +22.22%
Somerset - 3 £35,000 -
Bath - 3 £35,000 -
Guildford - 3 £57,500 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £55,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 3 £38,750 -
Stevenage - 2 £35,000 -
Berkshire +42 1 - -
Reading +37 1 - -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £55,000 -

Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Ruby on Rails Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title.

1 331 (100.00%) Ruby
1 331 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 225 (67.98%) JavaScript
3 163 (49.24%) Agile Software Development
4 158 (47.73%) HTML
5 147 (44.41%) CSS
6 127 (38.37%) TDD
7 104 (31.42%) MySQL
8 88 (26.59%) Git (software)
9 80 (24.17%) PostgreSQL
10 70 (21.15%) jQuery
11 67 (20.24%) BDD
12 65 (19.64%) Linux
13 61 (18.43%) Web Development
13 61 (18.43%) RSpec
14 57 (17.22%) HTML5
15 54 (16.31%) AngularJS
16 49 (14.80%) Scrum
17 47 (14.20%) Heroku
18 45 (13.60%) CSS3
19 42 (12.69%) Sass
20 39 (11.78%) MongoDB
20 39 (11.78%) OO
21 35 (10.57%) E-Commerce
21 35 (10.57%) PHP
22 34 (10.27%) Node.js
22 34 (10.27%) Redis
22 34 (10.27%) Mentoring
23 33 (9.97%) Amazon AWS
24 29 (8.76%) Elasticsearch

Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (8.76%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (3.93%) WordPress
3 8 (2.42%) Apache
4 5 (1.51%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.91%) CMS
5 3 (0.91%) nginx
6 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.30%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 12 (3.63%) Shopify
2 9 (2.72%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.60%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (14.20%) Heroku
2 33 (9.97%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (4.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 14 (4.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 14 (4.23%) Google Compute Engine
4 10 (3.02%) SaaS
5 5 (1.51%) Amazon S3
5 5 (1.51%) GitHub
6 3 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.91%) Route 53
7 2 (0.60%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.30%) Linode
8 1 (0.30%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.81%) Internet
2 3 (0.91%) HTTP
2 3 (0.91%) SSL
3 2 (0.60%) SMTP
4 1 (0.30%) Skype
4 1 (0.30%) SSH
4 1 (0.30%) VPN
4 1 (0.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (31.42%) MySQL
2 80 (24.17%) PostgreSQL
3 39 (11.78%) MongoDB
4 34 (10.27%) Redis
5 10 (3.02%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.51%) SQL Server
7 4 (1.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (1.21%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (0.91%) Big Data
9 2 (0.60%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.30%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 88 (26.59%) Git (software)
2 61 (18.43%) RSpec
3 26 (7.85%) Cucumber
4 16 (4.83%) git-flow
5 12 (3.63%) CruiseControl
5 12 (3.63%) Hudson
5 12 (3.63%) Vagrant
6 9 (2.72%) Jenkins
7 6 (1.81%) Capybara
7 6 (1.81%) JIRA
8 5 (1.51%) Travis CI
9 3 (0.91%) Airbrake
9 3 (0.91%) Bundler
9 3 (0.91%) Selenium
10 2 (0.60%) Bower
10 2 (0.60%) Subversion
11 1 (0.30%) RubyGems
General
1 22 (6.65%) Games
2 14 (4.23%) Legal
2 14 (4.23%) Publishing
3 13 (3.93%) Marketing
4 12 (3.63%) Finance
5 10 (3.02%) Banking
6 8 (2.42%) Billing
6 8 (2.42%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.11%) Law
8 6 (1.81%) Retail
9 4 (1.21%) iGaming
10 2 (0.60%) Electronics
10 2 (0.60%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.60%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.30%) Advertising
11 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.30%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 331 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 158 (47.73%) HTML
3 147 (44.41%) CSS
4 70 (21.15%) jQuery
5 57 (17.22%) HTML5
6 54 (16.31%) AngularJS
7 45 (13.60%) CSS3
8 42 (12.69%) Sass
9 34 (10.27%) Node.js
10 28 (8.46%) React
11 26 (7.85%) JSON
11 26 (7.85%) RESTful
12 21 (6.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 20 (6.04%) Backbone.js
13 20 (6.04%) Haml
14 18 (5.44%) Ajax
15 17 (5.14%) ELK Stack
16 14 (4.23%) XML
17 12 (3.63%) KnockoutJS
17 12 (3.63%) Resque
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.44%) User Experience
2 14 (4.23%) Mobile App
3 7 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (2.11%) iPad
4 5 (1.51%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.21%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (0.91%) Client/Server
6 3 (0.91%) Computer Science
6 3 (0.91%) Social Media
7 2 (0.60%) Blog
7 2 (0.60%) e-Learning
7 2 (0.60%) Fintech
7 2 (0.60%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.60%) VLE
8 1 (0.30%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.30%) Online Games
8 1 (0.30%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 65 (19.64%) Linux
2 20 (6.04%) Ubuntu
3 14 (4.23%) Windows
4 8 (2.42%) Android
5 7 (2.11%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.60%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (49.24%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (38.37%) TDD
3 67 (20.24%) BDD
4 61 (18.43%) Web Development
5 49 (14.80%) Scrum
6 39 (11.78%) OO
7 35 (10.57%) E-Commerce
8 34 (10.27%) Mentoring
9 28 (8.46%) Software Engineering
10 26 (7.85%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (7.85%) Front End Development
11 22 (6.65%) Analytics
11 22 (6.65%) Open Source
12 20 (6.04%) OOP
13 18 (5.44%) Web Design
14 14 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (4.23%) Responsive Web Design
15 12 (3.63%) API Design
15 12 (3.63%) Kanban
15 12 (3.63%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 331 (100.00%) Ruby
2 225 (67.98%) JavaScript
3 35 (10.57%) PHP
4 28 (8.46%) SQL
5 25 (7.55%) Java
6 20 (6.04%) Python
7 11 (3.32%) CoffeeScript
8 3 (0.91%) Elixir
9 2 (0.60%) C#
9 2 (0.60%) Go
9 2 (0.60%) Scala
10 1 (0.30%) C++
10 1 (0.30%) Clojure
10 1 (0.30%) Erlang
10 1 (0.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (5.14%) Degree
2 4 (1.21%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.42%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.60%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (5.44%) Capistrano
2 6 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.51%) Kibana
3 5 (1.51%) Puppet
4 2 (0.60%) Nagios
5 1 (0.30%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 29 (8.76%) Google
2 3 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (0.91%) SAP
2 3 (0.91%) Snowplow
3 2 (0.60%) Oracle
4 1 (0.30%) Dell
4 1 (0.30%) Rackspace
4 1 (0.30%) Sitecore
City, London
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Sale
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Batley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + Equity
Posted: Yesterday
London
Premier IT
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per day + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Home Based with UK Wide travel
Northgate Public Services
Salary: Negotiable depending upon experience
Posted: 18 days ago