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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank 803 728 639
Rank change year-on-year
-75 -89
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 102 145 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.089% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.14% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 91 129 256
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
107766 100404 111766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.46% 94.30% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87262 83568 95286
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,000
% 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 23 September 2014 within the UK.

Ruby on Rails Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 25 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 23 September 2014. 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 -63 98 £50,000 +5.26% 11
London -48 68 £50,000 - 8
City of London +20 25 £50,000 -2.43% 4
South East -6 15 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Sheffield -10 8 £37,500 +20.00%
South Yorkshire -12 8 £37,500 +20.00%
Yorkshire -36 8 £37,500 +20.00%
Berkshire +1 7 £30,000 -50.00%
Wokingham - 5 £30,000 -
Manchester -6 4 £35,750 +2.14% 1
Glasgow -17 4 £47,500 +9.19%
North West -18 4 £35,750 +10.00% 1
Scotland -18 4 £47,500 +9.19%
Buckinghamshire +2 3 £52,500 +5.00%
Milton Keynes -6 3 £52,500 +5.00%
Cambridge - 3 £38,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £38,000 - 1
East of England - 3 £38,000 - 1
Reading -9 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Brighton -15 2 £42,500 +97.67%
East Sussex -18 2 £42,500 +97.67%
Oxfordshire - 2 £50,000 - 1
Surrey -17 1 £28,500 -18.57%
Stockport - 1 £21,500 -
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £47,500 -

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

1 256 (100.00%) Ruby
1 256 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 161 (62.89%) JavaScript
3 157 (61.33%) HTML
4 145 (56.64%) Agile Software Development
5 144 (56.25%) CSS
6 128 (50.00%) TDD
7 107 (41.80%) BDD
8 103 (40.23%) MySQL
9 93 (36.33%) Git (software)
10 90 (35.16%) PostgreSQL
11 77 (30.08%) jQuery
12 70 (27.34%) Open Source
13 68 (26.56%) Scrum
14 60 (23.44%) HTML5
15 59 (23.05%) RSpec
15 59 (23.05%) Backbone.js
16 58 (22.66%) Linux
17 57 (22.27%) E-Commerce
18 54 (21.09%) Cucumber
19 52 (20.31%) MongoDB
20 50 (19.53%) RESTful
21 45 (17.58%) Hudson
22 43 (16.80%) CSS3
23 42 (16.41%) Web Services
24 40 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
25 39 (15.23%) Redis
26 38 (14.84%) PHP
27 37 (14.45%) Node.js
28 35 (13.67%) Python

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 37 (14.45%) Node.js
2 27 (10.55%) WordPress
3 14 (5.47%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (3.91%) nginx
4 10 (3.91%) Apache
5 8 (3.13%) ColdFusion
6 4 (1.56%) CMS
7 2 (0.78%) Plone
7 2 (0.78%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.39%) Drupal
8 1 (0.39%) IIS
Business Applications
1 23 (8.98%) Shopify
2 4 (1.56%) Magento
2 4 (1.56%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.03%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (6.64%) SaaS
3 10 (3.91%) GitHub
4 7 (2.73%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.78%) HTTP
1 2 (0.78%) Internet
2 1 (0.39%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (40.23%) MySQL
2 90 (35.16%) PostgreSQL
3 52 (20.31%) MongoDB
4 39 (15.23%) Redis
5 32 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 24 (9.38%) NoSQL
7 16 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
7 16 (6.25%) RDBMS
8 8 (3.13%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.78%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.78%) Big Data
9 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.39%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 93 (36.33%) Git (software)
2 59 (23.05%) RSpec
3 54 (21.09%) Cucumber
4 45 (17.58%) Hudson
5 32 (12.50%) CruiseControl
6 20 (7.81%) Jenkins
7 7 (2.73%) Jasmine
8 5 (1.95%) Subversion
9 3 (1.17%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.78%) Selenium
10 2 (0.78%) Xcode
11 1 (0.39%) VisualVM
11 1 (0.39%) JMeter
General
1 19 (7.42%) Games
2 14 (5.47%) Finance
3 13 (5.08%) Marketing
4 7 (2.73%) Publishing
5 3 (1.17%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.78%) Back Office
6 2 (0.78%) Banking
6 2 (0.78%) Retail
7 1 (0.39%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 157 (61.33%) HTML
3 144 (56.25%) CSS
4 77 (30.08%) jQuery
5 60 (23.44%) HTML5
6 59 (23.05%) Backbone.js
7 50 (19.53%) RESTful
8 43 (16.80%) CSS3
9 42 (16.41%) Web Services
10 29 (11.33%) AngularJS
11 27 (10.55%) KnockoutJS
12 26 (10.16%) Ember.js
13 15 (5.86%) Apache Cordova
13 15 (5.86%) PhoneGap
14 12 (4.69%) Sass
15 11 (4.30%) REST
16 8 (3.13%) Memcached
17 7 (2.73%) XML
18 6 (2.34%) XHTML
18 6 (2.34%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 70 (27.34%) Open Source
2 17 (6.64%) User Experience
3 15 (5.86%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.52%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.52%) Blog
5 6 (2.34%) Social Network
6 5 (1.95%) Online Games
6 5 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.56%) iPhone
7 4 (1.56%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.17%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.17%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.17%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.78%) Xbox
9 2 (0.78%) iDTV
10 1 (0.39%) iPad
10 1 (0.39%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 58 (22.66%) Linux
2 9 (3.52%) UNIX
2 9 (3.52%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.34%) Ubuntu
3 6 (2.34%) Android
4 5 (1.95%) Mac OS X
4 5 (1.95%) AIX
4 5 (1.95%) Solaris
5 2 (0.78%) Debian
6 1 (0.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (56.64%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (50.00%) TDD
3 107 (41.80%) BDD
4 68 (26.56%) Scrum
5 57 (22.27%) E-Commerce
6 40 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (12.89%) OO
8 29 (11.33%) MVC
9 27 (10.55%) Web Development
10 19 (7.42%) Software Engineering
11 14 (5.47%) Product Management
12 12 (4.69%) Pair Programming
13 9 (3.52%) Web Application Development
14 7 (2.73%) Test Scripting
14 7 (2.73%) iOS Development
15 6 (2.34%) Performance Tuning
15 6 (2.34%) Kanban
15 6 (2.34%) OOP
16 5 (1.95%) B2B
16 5 (1.95%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 256 (100.00%) Ruby
2 161 (62.89%) JavaScript
3 38 (14.84%) PHP
4 35 (13.67%) Python
5 34 (13.28%) CoffeeScript
6 29 (11.33%) SQL
7 28 (10.94%) Perl
8 17 (6.64%) RubyMotion
9 15 (5.86%) Java
10 3 (1.17%) Golang
11 2 (0.78%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.78%) PHP5
11 2 (0.78%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.39%) VB
12 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (6.25%) Degree
2 4 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.56%) SLA
2 1 (0.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 28 (10.94%) Puppet
2 27 (10.55%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (8.20%) Capistrano
4 8 (3.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (6.25%) Twitter
2 15 (5.86%) Facebook
3 6 (2.34%) Zend
3 6 (2.34%) Oracle
4 4 (1.56%) Sybase
4 4 (1.56%) SAP
4 4 (1.56%) JD Edwards
5 3 (1.17%) Google
6 2 (0.78%) Apple
6 2 (0.78%) Rackspace
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