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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank 745 761 717
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 145 173 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.15% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 121 146 151
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +46.15%

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015 within the UK.

Ruby on Rails Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 23 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 24 April 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 -11 145 £50,000 - 18
London -13 69 £57,500 +9.52% 11
City of London +34 22 £62,500 -7.40% 2
West Yorkshire +29 21 £32,500 -38.09% 1
Yorkshire +16 21 £32,500 -33.33% 1
Leeds - 20 £32,500 - 1
East of England +39 19 £50,000 -23.07% 1
South East +8 19 £50,000 - 3
North West +20 16 £36,500 +28.07% 2
Cambridgeshire +22 10 £45,000 -30.76% 1
Merseyside +19 9 - -
Liverpool +15 9 - -
Cambridge - 9 £45,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 9 £50,000 -
Surrey +5 6 £56,250 +12.50% 1
Hampshire -8 6 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Manchester +5 4 £30,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 4 £48,750 -
Woking - 3 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £25,000 -
Oxford - 3 £25,000 -
High Wycombe - 2 - -
Stockport - 1 £36,500 - 1

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 222 (100.00%) Ruby
1 222 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 101 (45.50%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (45.50%) CSS
3 94 (42.34%) JavaScript
4 87 (39.19%) TDD
5 80 (36.04%) HTML
6 62 (27.93%) Git (software)
7 60 (27.03%) MySQL
8 47 (21.17%) jQuery
9 46 (20.72%) Scrum
10 34 (15.32%) RSpec
10 34 (15.32%) Open Source
11 32 (14.41%) MongoDB
12 29 (13.06%) PostgreSQL
12 29 (13.06%) E-Commerce
13 28 (12.61%) Linux
14 26 (11.71%) MVC
14 26 (11.71%) BDD
15 24 (10.81%) Cucumber
15 24 (10.81%) Subversion
16 23 (10.36%) HTML5
17 21 (9.46%) RESTful
17 21 (9.46%) PHP
18 19 (8.56%) Java
18 19 (8.56%) CSS3
19 18 (8.11%) Node.js
19 18 (8.11%) Redis
20 17 (7.66%) Backbone.js
20 17 (7.66%) NoSQL

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 18 (8.11%) Node.js
2 12 (5.41%) WordPress
3 2 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.90%) Apache
3 2 (0.90%) CMS
3 2 (0.90%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 12 (5.41%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.60%) Heroku
2 7 (3.15%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.86%) VoIP
2 2 (0.90%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (27.03%) MySQL
2 32 (14.41%) MongoDB
3 29 (13.06%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (8.11%) Redis
5 17 (7.66%) NoSQL
6 14 (6.31%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (6.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (6.31%) SQL Server
7 10 (4.50%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.25%) Big Data
9 4 (1.80%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.90%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 62 (27.93%) Git (software)
2 34 (15.32%) RSpec
3 24 (10.81%) Cucumber
3 24 (10.81%) Subversion
4 17 (7.66%) Selenium
5 14 (6.31%) Visual Studio
5 14 (6.31%) Hudson
5 14 (6.31%) Moq
5 14 (6.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (5.86%) CruiseControl
7 12 (5.41%) ReSharper
8 10 (4.50%) RubyMine
9 6 (2.70%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.35%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.35%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.35%) Xcode
11 1 (0.45%) JUnit
11 1 (0.45%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.45%) Mockito
11 1 (0.45%) Mocha
General
1 15 (6.76%) Marketing
2 4 (1.80%) Retail
2 4 (1.80%) Finance
3 2 (0.90%) Back Office
4 1 (0.45%) iGaming
4 1 (0.45%) Law
4 1 (0.45%) Legal
4 1 (0.45%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 101 (45.50%) CSS
3 80 (36.04%) HTML
4 47 (21.17%) jQuery
5 23 (10.36%) HTML5
6 21 (9.46%) RESTful
7 19 (8.56%) CSS3
8 17 (7.66%) Backbone.js
8 17 (7.66%) .NET
8 17 (7.66%) XML
9 15 (6.76%) ASP.NET
10 14 (6.31%) WCF
10 14 (6.31%) .NET Framework
10 14 (6.31%) Ajax
10 14 (6.31%) Sass
10 14 (6.31%) Entity Framework
10 14 (6.31%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (5.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 12 (5.41%) REST
12 12 (5.41%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (15.32%) Open Source
2 13 (5.86%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.50%) Algorithms
4 8 (3.60%) Blog
5 7 (3.15%) LIMS
6 6 (2.70%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.35%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (0.90%) Social Media
9 2 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.45%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.45%) User Experience
10 1 (0.45%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 28 (12.61%) Linux
2 17 (7.66%) Android
3 16 (7.21%) Apple iOS
4 14 (6.31%) Windows
5 7 (3.15%) UNIX
6 6 (2.70%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.90%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (45.50%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (39.19%) TDD
3 46 (20.72%) Scrum
4 29 (13.06%) E-Commerce
5 26 (11.71%) MVC
5 26 (11.71%) BDD
6 17 (7.66%) UML
7 15 (6.76%) OOD
8 14 (6.31%) Extreme Programming
8 14 (6.31%) Software Engineering
8 14 (6.31%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (5.86%) Web Development
9 13 (5.86%) OO
10 12 (5.41%) Unit Testing
11 11 (4.95%) Market Research
11 11 (4.95%) Android Development
11 11 (4.95%) iOS Development
11 11 (4.95%) Mobile Development
12 10 (4.50%) Software Delivery
12 10 (4.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 222 (100.00%) Ruby
2 94 (42.34%) JavaScript
3 21 (9.46%) PHP
4 19 (8.56%) Java
5 16 (7.21%) SQL
6 15 (6.76%) C#
7 11 (4.95%) Python
8 8 (3.60%) Perl
8 8 (3.60%) CoffeeScript
9 4 (1.80%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.35%) Clojure
11 2 (0.90%) Go
12 1 (0.45%) Scala
12 1 (0.45%) C++
12 1 (0.45%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (4.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 11 (4.95%) Puppet
2 5 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.35%) Ansible
4 1 (0.45%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.45%) Nagios
4 1 (0.45%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 5 (2.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (1.80%) Google
2 4 (1.80%) Twitter
3 3 (1.35%) Apple
4 2 (0.90%) Sybase
5 1 (0.45%) SaltStack
5 1 (0.45%) Sony
5 1 (0.45%) Nokia
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