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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank 759 829 682
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -147
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 133 100 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.085% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.090% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 124 92 162
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 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
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 £26,500 £26,500
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +53 130 £53,750 +2.38% 21
London +35 62 £60,000 +9.09% 13
City of London +41 24 £65,000 +23.80% 7
South East +6 23 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Yorkshire +17 20 £32,500 -13.33% 1
West Yorkshire - 16 £33,750 - 1
East of England +13 15 £45,000 +18.42%
Leeds - 15 £32,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +19 12 £45,000 +18.42%
Cambridge +18 12 £45,000 +18.42%
Hampshire +9 9 £50,000 -4.76%
Surrey +22 7 £57,500 +101.75%
North East -5 6 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Durham - 6 £45,000 -
Reading +8 4 £40,000 -11.11%
Berkshire +5 4 £40,000 -20.00%
North West -3 4 £42,500 -15.00% 4
East Sussex +30 3 - -
Brighton +28 3 - -
North Yorkshire - 3 £32,500 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £55,000 -
Wales - 2 £33,750 -
Cardiff - 2 £33,750 -
South Wales - 2 £33,750 -
Lancashire - 2 £42,500 -
Farnborough - 2 £50,000 -
Stevenage - 2 £53,750 -
Scotland +12 1 - -
Glasgow +10 1 - -
South Yorkshire -4 1 £30,000 -20.00%

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 288 (100.00%) Ruby
1 288 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 141 (48.96%) JavaScript
3 136 (47.22%) CSS
4 119 (41.32%) HTML
4 119 (41.32%) TDD
5 117 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
6 90 (31.25%) MySQL
7 78 (27.08%) Git (software)
8 63 (21.88%) RSpec
9 55 (19.10%) jQuery
10 50 (17.36%) PostgreSQL
11 47 (16.32%) E-Commerce
12 45 (15.63%) Linux
13 41 (14.24%) Subversion
14 40 (13.89%) BDD
15 36 (12.50%) Cucumber
16 35 (12.15%) Open Source
17 34 (11.81%) HTML5
18 32 (11.11%) Scrum
19 30 (10.42%) SQL
20 29 (10.07%) MongoDB
21 28 (9.72%) Software Engineering
22 26 (9.03%) Pair Programming
22 26 (9.03%) CSS3
23 24 (8.33%) Finance
23 24 (8.33%) UML
23 24 (8.33%) Marketing
23 24 (8.33%) Selenium
24 23 (7.99%) Sass

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (3.47%) Node.js
2 6 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.39%) WordPress
4 2 (0.69%) CMS
5 1 (0.35%) Drupal
5 1 (0.35%) Jetty
5 1 (0.35%) nginx
5 1 (0.35%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.35%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.39%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.51%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (3.13%) Heroku
3 8 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.69%) SaaS
4 2 (0.69%) GitHub
5 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.25%) VoIP
2 2 (0.69%) HTTP
2 2 (0.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (31.25%) MySQL
2 50 (17.36%) PostgreSQL
3 29 (10.07%) MongoDB
4 19 (6.60%) NoSQL
5 9 (3.13%) Redis
6 5 (1.74%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.39%) Big Data
7 4 (1.39%) SQL Server
7 4 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.35%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.35%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 78 (27.08%) Git (software)
2 63 (21.88%) RSpec
3 41 (14.24%) Subversion
4 36 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 24 (8.33%) Selenium
6 6 (2.08%) Jasmine
7 4 (1.39%) Hudson
7 4 (1.39%) Moq
7 4 (1.39%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.39%) CruiseControl
7 4 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.04%) Grunt
9 2 (0.69%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (0.69%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.69%) gulp
10 1 (0.35%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.35%) Yeoman
10 1 (0.35%) Capybara
10 1 (0.35%) Mocha
General
1 24 (8.33%) Finance
1 24 (8.33%) Marketing
2 17 (5.90%) Retail
3 3 (1.04%) Games
4 1 (0.35%) Back Office
4 1 (0.35%) Automotive
4 1 (0.35%) Legal
4 1 (0.35%) Advertising
4 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 288 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 136 (47.22%) CSS
3 119 (41.32%) HTML
4 55 (19.10%) jQuery
5 34 (11.81%) HTML5
6 26 (9.03%) CSS3
7 23 (7.99%) Sass
8 19 (6.60%) Sinatra
8 19 (6.60%) REST
9 14 (4.86%) Backbone.js
10 11 (3.82%) RESTful
11 10 (3.47%) Haml
11 10 (3.47%) Ajax
12 8 (2.78%) AngularJS
13 7 (2.43%) Ember.js
14 6 (2.08%) .NET
15 5 (1.74%) ASP.NET
16 4 (1.39%) WCF
16 4 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC
16 4 (1.39%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.90%) Algorithms
2 16 (5.56%) Blog
3 14 (4.86%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (1.74%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.04%) iPhone
5 3 (1.04%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.35%) Social Media
6 1 (0.35%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.35%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.35%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.35%) BBC
6 1 (0.35%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 45 (15.63%) Linux
2 19 (6.60%) Windows
3 15 (5.21%) Android
4 14 (4.86%) Ubuntu
4 14 (4.86%) UNIX
5 11 (3.82%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.74%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.35%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (41.32%) TDD
2 117 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (16.32%) E-Commerce
4 40 (13.89%) BDD
5 35 (12.15%) Open Source
6 32 (11.11%) Scrum
7 28 (9.72%) Software Engineering
8 26 (9.03%) Pair Programming
9 24 (8.33%) UML
10 19 (6.60%) MVC
11 17 (5.90%) Web Development
12 16 (5.56%) Mentoring
12 16 (5.56%) Coaching
13 13 (4.51%) Digital Marketing
14 11 (3.82%) Mobile Development
15 10 (3.47%) Responsive Web Design
15 10 (3.47%) Web Design
15 10 (3.47%) OOP
16 9 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (3.13%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 288 (100.00%) Ruby
2 141 (48.96%) JavaScript
3 30 (10.42%) SQL
4 21 (7.29%) Java
5 14 (4.86%) PHP
6 13 (4.51%) CoffeeScript
7 6 (2.08%) C#
8 4 (1.39%) Python
9 3 (1.04%) Go
9 3 (1.04%) Clojure
10 2 (0.69%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.69%) Scala
11 1 (0.35%) RubyMotion
11 1 (0.35%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 13 (4.51%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (0.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (6.25%) Puppet
2 3 (1.04%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.69%) Mesos
3 2 (0.69%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (2.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (0.69%) Twitter
4 1 (0.35%) Zend
London
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: share options
Posted: 2 hours ago
North West
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum 28 days holiday, Pension & Free food
Posted: 2 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £325 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum + Pension , Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Eligo
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + share options
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Streetbees
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + unlimited vacation days + equity
Posted: 6 days ago
North West
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago