The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills 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 over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 500 461 399
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -62
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 461 555 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.49% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.13% 1.27% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 392 415 561
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,800 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40832 43547 42223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.43% 38.18% 40.02%
Number of salaries quoted 34986 36594 36546
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails within the UK.

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in the UK

Ruby on Rails
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 within the UK.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in the UK

Ruby on Rails
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 within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 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 -45 437 £50,000 +5.26% 75
London -41 259 £55,000 +4.76% 42
South East +35 107 £42,500 +6.25% 11
City of London +16 48 £55,000 +1.38% 12
Hampshire +32 37 £40,000 - 4
Berkshire +39 29 £57,500 +50.32% 3
Surrey +1 27 £34,500 +21.05% 1
Yorkshire +21 22 £37,500 - 6
North East +16 20 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Guildford - 20 £27,500 -
Reading +22 19 £45,000 - 2
Durham - 19 £40,000 - 1
Scotland +2 18 £34,000 -28.42% 1
West Yorkshire +22 16 £37,500 -6.25% 6
East of England -41 12 £50,000 +33.33% 3
North West -18 11 £40,000 - 4
Portsmouth - 11 £40,000 - 3
Leeds +15 10 £35,000 -21.63% 5
Farnborough - 8 £19,500 -
Southampton +10 7 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Edinburgh +1 7 £34,000 -19.04% 1
Oxfordshire -1 7 £50,000 +14.28% 3
Maidenhead - 6 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire -3 5 £55,000 +14.58%
Glasgow -13 5 £32,500 -31.57%
Cambridgeshire -26 5 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Cambridge -26 5 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Buckinghamshire -11 4 £35,000 -17.64%
West Midlands -12 4 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Batley - 4 £37,500 - 1

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Ruby on Rails also 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 that cited Ruby on Rails.

1 1035 (97.83%) Ruby
2 618 (58.41%) JavaScript
3 531 (50.19%) CSS
4 506 (47.83%) HTML
5 456 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
6 406 (38.37%) TDD
7 321 (30.34%) MySQL
8 315 (29.77%) Git (software)
9 244 (23.06%) jQuery
9 244 (23.06%) Linux
10 232 (21.93%) Java
11 219 (20.70%) Python
12 203 (19.19%) AngularJS
13 199 (18.81%) PostgreSQL
14 197 (18.62%) PHP
15 178 (16.82%) SQL
16 169 (15.97%) HTML5
17 162 (15.31%) .NET
18 155 (14.65%) BDD
19 146 (13.80%) RSpec
19 146 (13.80%) Open Source
20 144 (13.61%) Scrum
21 141 (13.33%) MVC
22 130 (12.29%) Software Engineering
23 127 (12.00%) OO
24 126 (11.91%) NoSQL
25 125 (11.81%) Sass
26 123 (11.63%) Web Development
26 123 (11.63%) E-Commerce
27 122 (11.53%) Node.js

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Ruby on Rails also 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 that cited Ruby on Rails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 122 (11.53%) Node.js
2 60 (5.67%) Apache
3 49 (4.63%) Elasticsearch
4 37 (3.50%) nginx
5 31 (2.93%) CMS
6 25 (2.36%) Tomcat
7 17 (1.61%) Drupal
8 15 (1.42%) IIS
9 10 (0.95%) WordPress
10 8 (0.76%) Jetty
11 7 (0.66%) JBoss
11 7 (0.66%) TorqueBox
12 6 (0.57%) Apache ServiceMix
13 3 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.28%) WildFly
13 3 (0.28%) MQSeries
13 3 (0.28%) Alfresco
13 3 (0.28%) Mule
13 3 (0.28%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 20 (1.89%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.70%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.19%) PrintSoft PReS
6 1 (0.095%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.095%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (0.76%) Magento
2 1 (0.095%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.095%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 110 (10.40%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (3.97%) SaaS
3 32 (3.02%) Heroku
4 29 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (1.42%) GitHub
6 14 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
8 11 (1.04%) Amazon ELB
9 10 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
10 7 (0.66%) Google Analytics
10 7 (0.66%) Google App Engine
11 6 (0.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 4 (0.38%) CloudFront
12 4 (0.38%) Rackspace Cloud
12 4 (0.38%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (0.28%) Google Apps
13 3 (0.28%) Route 53
13 3 (0.28%) Google Compute Engine
14 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.17%) Internet
2 17 (1.61%) VoIP
3 10 (0.95%) HTTP
3 10 (0.95%) SSH
4 9 (0.85%) Firewall
5 5 (0.47%) VPN
6 4 (0.38%) DNS
6 4 (0.38%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.38%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.28%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (0.28%) OpenVPN
7 3 (0.28%) Kerberos
7 3 (0.28%) SMTP
8 2 (0.19%) SAN
8 2 (0.19%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.19%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.19%) LDAP
9 1 (0.095%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 321 (30.34%) MySQL
2 199 (18.81%) PostgreSQL
3 126 (11.91%) NoSQL
4 120 (11.34%) MongoDB
5 94 (8.88%) SQL Server
6 78 (7.37%) Redis
7 31 (2.93%) Big Data
8 27 (2.55%) Relational Database
9 24 (2.27%) CouchDB
9 24 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
10 23 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
11 22 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
12 13 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (1.13%) RDBMS
14 9 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
15 8 (0.76%) DB2
16 7 (0.66%) Oracle Database
17 5 (0.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 5 (0.47%) Neo4j
17 5 (0.47%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 315 (29.77%) Git (software)
2 146 (13.80%) RSpec
3 85 (8.03%) Cucumber
4 77 (7.28%) Subversion
5 51 (4.82%) Jenkins
6 47 (4.44%) Selenium
7 37 (3.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 36 (3.40%) Jasmine
9 27 (2.55%) Grunt
10 24 (2.27%) Hudson
11 14 (1.32%) Moq
11 14 (1.32%) ReSharper
11 14 (1.32%) Visual Studio
12 13 (1.23%) JUnit
12 13 (1.23%) PhantomJS
12 13 (1.23%) Gradle
12 13 (1.23%) Android Studio
13 12 (1.13%) Appium
13 12 (1.13%) gulp
13 12 (1.13%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 83 (7.84%) Finance
2 62 (5.86%) Marketing
3 40 (3.78%) Retail
4 25 (2.36%) Games
5 24 (2.27%) Advertising
6 18 (1.70%) Telecoms
7 15 (1.42%) Legal
8 13 (1.23%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.23%) Law
9 11 (1.04%) Back Office
10 9 (0.85%) Publishing
11 6 (0.57%) Billing
11 6 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.28%) Electronics
13 2 (0.19%) Automotive
13 2 (0.19%) Banking
14 1 (0.095%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 894 (84.50%) Developer
2 291 (27.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 208 (19.66%) Senior Developer
4 204 (19.28%) Ruby Developer
5 102 (9.64%) Web Developer
6 70 (6.62%) Front-End Developer
7 64 (6.05%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
8 58 (5.48%) Software Developer
9 56 (5.29%) Junior
10 54 (5.10%) Junior Developer
11 48 (4.54%) Full Stack Developer
12 38 (3.59%) Java Developer
13 32 (3.02%) Software Engineer
14 24 (2.27%) DevOps Engineer
15 23 (2.17%) Systems Administrator
15 23 (2.17%) Lead Developer
15 23 (2.17%) Administrator
16 20 (1.89%) Graduate
17 18 (1.70%) .NET Developer
17 18 (1.70%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 531 (50.19%) CSS
2 506 (47.83%) HTML
3 244 (23.06%) jQuery
4 203 (19.19%) AngularJS
5 169 (15.97%) HTML5
6 162 (15.31%) .NET
7 125 (11.81%) Sass
8 120 (11.34%) Backbone.js
9 107 (10.11%) CSS3
10 94 (8.88%) ASP.NET
10 94 (8.88%) Ember.js
11 90 (8.51%) REST
12 79 (7.47%) Web Services
13 75 (7.09%) Django
14 70 (6.62%) XML
15 60 (5.67%) React
16 50 (4.73%) Ajax
17 49 (4.63%) RESTful
18 45 (4.25%) JSON
19 40 (3.78%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 93 (8.79%) User Experience
2 84 (7.94%) Computer Science
3 51 (4.82%) Mobile App
4 26 (2.46%) Algorithms
5 24 (2.27%) Mathematics
6 23 (2.17%) iPhone
6 23 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (1.98%) Blog
8 17 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (1.42%) Physics
10 13 (1.23%) Visualisation
11 11 (1.04%) iPad
12 10 (0.95%) Replication
13 9 (0.85%) E-Learning
13 9 (0.85%) Tandem
14 8 (0.76%) Semantic Web
15 7 (0.66%) Statistics
16 6 (0.57%) Blackberry
16 6 (0.57%) Digital Media
17 5 (0.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 244 (23.06%) Linux
2 81 (7.66%) Android
3 77 (7.28%) Apple iOS
4 74 (6.99%) Windows
5 59 (5.58%) Ubuntu
6 56 (5.29%) UNIX
7 38 (3.59%) Mac OS X
8 10 (0.95%) Windows 7
9 9 (0.85%) Windows Phone
9 9 (0.85%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
11 5 (0.47%) Debian
11 5 (0.47%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.28%) OpenBSD
12 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.28%) CentOS
12 3 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 456 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
2 406 (38.37%) TDD
3 155 (14.65%) BDD
4 146 (13.80%) Open Source
5 144 (13.61%) Scrum
6 141 (13.33%) MVC
7 130 (12.29%) Software Engineering
8 127 (12.00%) OO
9 123 (11.63%) E-Commerce
9 123 (11.63%) Web Development
10 81 (7.66%) DevOps
11 76 (7.18%) Continuous Integration
12 63 (5.95%) OOP
13 58 (5.48%) Pair Programming
14 49 (4.63%) Responsive Web Design
15 41 (3.88%) Mentoring
15 41 (3.88%) Automated Testing
16 35 (3.31%) Coaching
16 35 (3.31%) iOS Development
17 34 (3.21%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1035 (97.83%) Ruby
2 618 (58.41%) JavaScript
3 232 (21.93%) Java
4 219 (20.70%) Python
5 197 (18.62%) PHP
6 178 (16.82%) SQL
7 113 (10.68%) C#
8 72 (6.81%) Perl
9 53 (5.01%) Bash Shell
10 52 (4.91%) VB.NET
11 50 (4.73%) CoffeeScript
12 49 (4.63%) C++
13 42 (3.97%) Objective-C
14 40 (3.78%) Go
15 29 (2.74%) Scala
15 29 (2.74%) VB
16 26 (2.46%) Shell Script
17 23 (2.17%) C
18 17 (1.61%) Groovy
19 16 (1.51%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 117 (11.06%) Degree
2 3 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (0.28%) AWS Certification
2 3 (0.28%) LPIC
2 3 (0.28%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.19%) HND
3 2 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.095%) PhD
4 1 (0.095%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (1.61%) QA
2 1 (0.095%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.095%) SLA
2 1 (0.095%) WCAG
System Software
1 19 (1.80%) Varnish
2 17 (1.61%) Docker
3 13 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.04%) KVM
5 8 (0.76%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.28%) Xen
6 3 (0.28%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 85 (8.03%) Puppet
2 63 (5.95%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (3.88%) Ansible
4 26 (2.46%) Vagrant
5 14 (1.32%) Nagios
5 14 (1.32%) HAProxy
6 8 (0.76%) Salt
6 8 (0.76%) CA LISA
7 6 (0.57%) Mesos
8 5 (0.47%) CFEngine
9 4 (0.38%) Capistrano
10 3 (0.28%) Cacti
10 3 (0.28%) Graphite
10 3 (0.28%) Kibana
10 3 (0.28%) logstash
11 2 (0.19%) StatsD
Vendors
1 32 (3.02%) Oracle
2 26 (2.46%) Microsoft
3 19 (1.80%) Google
3 19 (1.80%) Rackspace
4 14 (1.32%) VMware
4 14 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (1.13%) Zend
5 12 (1.13%) Adobe
5 12 (1.13%) Twitter
6 11 (1.04%) IBM
6 11 (1.04%) Alterian
7 10 (0.95%) HP
7 10 (0.95%) Apple
8 8 (0.76%) AppDynamics
8 8 (0.76%) Pega
8 8 (0.76%) Sencha
8 8 (0.76%) Sybase
8 8 (0.76%) CA
8 8 (0.76%) Red Hat
9 6 (0.57%) Demandware
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + Really good package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Great benefits package!
Posted: Yesterday
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + equity
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Penta Consulting
Salary: Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Keystone Employment Group
Salary: £50000 per annum + 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
Central London / West End
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Part remote, 28 days holiday, Equipm
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum Also offering a full relocation pack
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £72,000 per annum 28 days holiday, Pension & Free food
Posted: 2 days ago