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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank 801 813 701
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -112
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 92 94 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.082% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.087% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 85 88 149
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +1 89 £50,000 - 19
London -8 38 £62,500 +25.00% 11
South East +13 14 £45,000 - 4
North East +5 12 £40,000 +23.07%
Yorkshire +13 11 £35,000 -6.66%
Durham - 11 £40,000 -
City of London +19 10 £65,000 +26.82% 3
East of England +4 9 £50,000 +31.57%
West Yorkshire - 9 £35,000 -
Cambridge +19 8 £50,000 +31.57%
Cambridgeshire +17 8 £50,000 +31.57%
Leeds - 7 £32,500 -
North West +4 5 £43,750 +22.37% 4
Berkshire +10 4 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Reading +2 4 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Brighton +20 3 - -
East Sussex +19 3 - -
Hampshire - 3 £50,000 -
Lancashire - 3 £42,500 -
Surrey +5 2 £57,500 +101.75%
Oxfordshire +3 2 £55,000 +15.78% 3
Scotland +2 2 - -
North Yorkshire - 2 £36,250 -
Glasgow +5 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne +4 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Tyne and Wear -5 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Cheshire - 1 £45,000 -
Cumbria - 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 £55,000 -
Lancaster - 1 £42,500 -

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 289 (100.00%) Ruby
1 289 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 151 (52.25%) JavaScript
3 141 (48.79%) CSS
4 128 (44.29%) HTML
5 126 (43.60%) TDD
6 124 (42.91%) Agile Software Development
7 95 (32.87%) MySQL
8 73 (25.26%) Git (software)
9 72 (24.91%) RSpec
10 56 (19.38%) jQuery
11 55 (19.03%) PostgreSQL
12 44 (15.22%) Linux
13 42 (14.53%) E-Commerce
14 40 (13.84%) BDD
15 39 (13.49%) HTML5
15 39 (13.49%) Open Source
16 36 (12.46%) SQL
16 36 (12.46%) Subversion
17 35 (12.11%) Cucumber
18 31 (10.73%) MongoDB
18 31 (10.73%) Marketing
19 30 (10.38%) CSS3
20 29 (10.03%) Software Engineering
21 28 (9.69%) Pair Programming
21 28 (9.69%) Sass
22 27 (9.34%) Scrum
23 26 (9.00%) Finance
24 23 (7.96%) NoSQL
25 22 (7.61%) Java

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (2.77%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (2.42%) Node.js
3 2 (0.69%) CMS
4 1 (0.35%) Drupal
4 1 (0.35%) Jetty
4 1 (0.35%) nginx
4 1 (0.35%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.35%) PrintSoft PReS
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.50%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (2.77%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.42%) Heroku
4 3 (1.04%) GitHub
4 3 (1.04%) SaaS
5 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.19%) VoIP
2 2 (0.69%) HTTP
2 2 (0.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (32.87%) MySQL
2 55 (19.03%) PostgreSQL
3 31 (10.73%) MongoDB
4 23 (7.96%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.73%) Redis
5 5 (1.73%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.04%) Big Data
7 1 (0.35%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.35%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 73 (25.26%) Git (software)
2 72 (24.91%) RSpec
3 36 (12.46%) Subversion
4 35 (12.11%) Cucumber
5 19 (6.57%) Selenium
6 8 (2.77%) Jasmine
7 5 (1.73%) Grunt
8 4 (1.38%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (1.38%) gulp
9 3 (1.04%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.35%) Yeoman
10 1 (0.35%) Capybara
10 1 (0.35%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.35%) Mocha
General
1 31 (10.73%) Marketing
2 26 (9.00%) Finance
3 17 (5.88%) Retail
4 5 (1.73%) Games
5 1 (0.35%) Back Office
5 1 (0.35%) Automotive
5 1 (0.35%) Legal
5 1 (0.35%) Advertising
5 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 289 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 141 (48.79%) CSS
3 128 (44.29%) HTML
4 56 (19.38%) jQuery
5 39 (13.49%) HTML5
6 30 (10.38%) CSS3
7 28 (9.69%) Sass
8 20 (6.92%) REST
9 19 (6.57%) Sinatra
10 18 (6.23%) Haml
11 11 (3.81%) Backbone.js
11 11 (3.81%) AngularJS
12 7 (2.42%) React
12 7 (2.42%) Ember.js
13 6 (2.08%) RESTful
13 6 (2.08%) Ajax
14 4 (1.38%) Web Services
15 2 (0.69%) .NET
16 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET
16 1 (0.35%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.92%) Blog
1 20 (6.92%) Algorithms
2 13 (4.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (1.73%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (1.73%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.04%) iPhone
4 3 (1.04%) Visualisation
5 2 (0.69%) BBC
6 1 (0.35%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.35%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.35%) Social Media
6 1 (0.35%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 44 (15.22%) Linux
2 16 (5.54%) UNIX
3 15 (5.19%) Windows
4 14 (4.84%) Ubuntu
4 14 (4.84%) Android
5 10 (3.46%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.38%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.35%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (43.60%) TDD
2 124 (42.91%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (14.53%) E-Commerce
4 40 (13.84%) BDD
5 39 (13.49%) Open Source
6 29 (10.03%) Software Engineering
7 28 (9.69%) Pair Programming
8 27 (9.34%) Scrum
9 20 (6.92%) Mentoring
9 20 (6.92%) Coaching
10 19 (6.57%) UML
11 18 (6.23%) Web Development
12 16 (5.54%) MVC
13 13 (4.50%) Digital Marketing
14 12 (4.15%) Mobile Development
15 11 (3.81%) DevOps
16 10 (3.46%) Responsive Web Design
16 10 (3.46%) Web Design
17 9 (3.11%) Android Development
17 9 (3.11%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 289 (100.00%) Ruby
2 151 (52.25%) JavaScript
3 36 (12.46%) SQL
4 22 (7.61%) Java
5 20 (6.92%) CoffeeScript
6 9 (3.11%) PHP
7 5 (1.73%) Clojure
8 3 (1.04%) Go
8 3 (1.04%) Python
9 2 (0.69%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.69%) Scala
9 2 (0.69%) C#
10 1 (0.35%) Perl
10 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.35%) ClojureScript
10 1 (0.35%) RubyMotion
10 1 (0.35%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 13 (4.50%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (1.38%) Docker
2 1 (0.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (6.57%) Puppet
2 5 (1.73%) Vagrant
3 4 (1.38%) Mesos
4 3 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.69%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (4.50%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (2.77%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.35%) Zend
3 1 (0.35%) Twitter
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