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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 483 498 438
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -60
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 574 559 719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.50% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.45% 1.33% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 527 480 563
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
39639 42009 48193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.36% 37.83% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 34238 35700 40702
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 April 2016 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 29 April 2016. 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 +7 555 £50,000 - 88
London +19 339 £55,000 - 49
South East +46 107 £45,000 - 20
City of London +30 55 £55,000 - 13
Hampshire +44 45 £33,500 -33.00% 5
North West +14 37 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Manchester +17 32 £42,500 +16.43% 4
Oxfordshire +10 30 £50,000 +66.66% 5
West Midlands -2 24 £39,000 +4.00% 2
Oxford +19 22 £55,000 +120.00% 4
Buckinghamshire +13 16 £48,750 +11.42% 3
Milton Keynes +31 15 £50,000 +29.87% 2
Birmingham -2 15 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Portsmouth - 15 £33,500 -
South West 0 14 £33,750 +14.40% 4
Scotland +6 13 £50,000 +62.60% 2
Basingstoke +5 13 £30,000 -33.33% 3
Southampton - 10 £41,250 - 2
North East - 10 £40,500 - 3
Stockport +21 9 £50,000 +22.69%
Glasgow - 9 £50,000 - 2
Tyne and Wear - 9 £40,500 - 3
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 £40,500 - 3
East of England -16 8 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Warwickshire 0 7 £37,500 +15.38%
Yorkshire -13 7 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Kent -6 6 £64,000 +60.00% 1
Devon - 6 £26,250 - 2
Tunbridge Wells - 6 £64,000 - 1
Cheshire +32 5 £48,750 +21.87%

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 979 (99.29%) Ruby
2 615 (62.37%) JavaScript
3 457 (46.35%) CSS
4 448 (45.44%) HTML
5 386 (39.15%) Agile Software Development
6 349 (35.40%) TDD
7 282 (28.60%) Python
8 274 (27.79%) AngularJS
9 238 (24.14%) Linux
10 237 (24.04%) Java
11 230 (23.33%) MySQL
12 229 (23.23%) PHP
13 190 (19.27%) Git (software)
14 164 (16.63%) Web Development
15 161 (16.33%) BDD
16 157 (15.92%) jQuery
17 147 (14.91%) PostgreSQL
18 145 (14.71%) RSpec
19 143 (14.50%) HTML5
20 142 (14.40%) SQL
21 138 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
22 134 (13.59%) OO
23 128 (12.98%) .NET
24 123 (12.47%) Degree
25 121 (12.27%) Scrum
26 116 (11.76%) C#
27 115 (11.66%) DevOps
28 111 (11.26%) MVC
29 110 (11.16%) Front End Development
30 109 (11.05%) User Experience

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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
1 108 (10.95%) Node.js
2 44 (4.46%) Elasticsearch
3 33 (3.35%) Apache
4 21 (2.13%) nginx
5 18 (1.83%) Cloud Foundry
6 16 (1.62%) CMS
6 16 (1.62%) Drupal
6 16 (1.62%) Tomcat
7 14 (1.42%) WordPress
8 8 (0.81%) SharePoint
8 8 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
9 7 (0.71%) Apache Solr
9 7 (0.71%) Apache Spark
10 6 (0.61%) Apache Pig
10 6 (0.61%) JBoss
11 5 (0.51%) Joomla!
11 5 (0.51%) TorqueBox
11 5 (0.51%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.41%) ColdFusion
12 4 (0.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 24 (2.43%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.12%) MS Office
3 8 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (0.81%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.10%) Blender
Business Applications
1 10 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.61%) Magento
3 4 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.10%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.10%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 138 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (8.01%) GitHub
3 63 (6.39%) Heroku
4 38 (3.85%) SaaS
5 19 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
6 17 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (1.32%) Route 53
8 9 (0.91%) Amazon ELB
9 8 (0.81%) Office 365
10 7 (0.71%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (0.61%) Google Analytics
11 6 (0.61%) SoftLayer
11 6 (0.61%) Sumo Logic
12 5 (0.51%) CloudFront
13 4 (0.41%) AWS OpsWorks
13 4 (0.41%) PaaS
14 3 (0.30%) Force.com
14 3 (0.30%) Google Apps
15 2 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.43%) HTTP
2 16 (1.62%) VPN
3 15 (1.52%) SNMP
4 13 (1.32%) TCP/IP
5 12 (1.22%) DNS
6 9 (0.91%) Diameter Protocol
7 8 (0.81%) LAN
7 8 (0.81%) WAN
8 7 (0.71%) Internet
8 7 (0.71%) SSH
9 6 (0.61%) SSL
9 6 (0.61%) VoIP
9 6 (0.61%) Wireless
10 4 (0.41%) SMS
11 3 (0.30%) BGP
11 3 (0.30%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.30%) Intranet
11 3 (0.30%) LDAP
11 3 (0.30%) OSPF
11 3 (0.30%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (23.33%) MySQL
2 147 (14.91%) PostgreSQL
3 58 (5.88%) Redis
4 53 (5.38%) SQL Server
5 52 (5.27%) Relational Database
6 43 (4.36%) MongoDB
7 34 (3.45%) Hadoop
8 28 (2.84%) NoSQL
9 26 (2.64%) Apache Cassandra
10 25 (2.54%) Big Data
11 14 (1.42%) RDBMS
12 13 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (1.22%) RavenDB
13 12 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (0.71%) Amazon Redshift
16 6 (0.61%) Firebird
17 5 (0.51%) Apache Hive
17 5 (0.51%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 190 (19.27%) Git (software)
2 145 (14.71%) RSpec
3 79 (8.01%) Cucumber
4 68 (6.90%) Jenkins
5 25 (2.54%) Capybara
6 24 (2.43%) Subversion
7 20 (2.03%) Vagrant
8 16 (1.62%) JIRA
8 16 (1.62%) Selenium
9 13 (1.32%) Maven
10 12 (1.22%) Bundler
10 12 (1.22%) NUnit
10 12 (1.22%) RubyGems
11 10 (1.01%) JUnit
12 9 (0.91%) Grunt
13 8 (0.81%) gulp
13 8 (0.81%) Jasmine
14 7 (0.71%) Eclipse
15 6 (0.61%) Ant
16 5 (0.51%) CocoaPods
General
1 72 (7.30%) Finance
2 56 (5.68%) Advertising
3 47 (4.77%) Marketing
4 37 (3.75%) Telecoms
5 33 (3.35%) Games
6 25 (2.54%) Law
7 13 (1.32%) Financial Institution
8 11 (1.12%) Retail
9 5 (0.51%) Electronics
10 4 (0.41%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.30%) Back Office
11 3 (0.30%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.20%) Banking
12 2 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.10%) Automotive
13 1 (0.10%) French Language
13 1 (0.10%) German Language
13 1 (0.10%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.10%) Publishing
13 1 (0.10%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 729 (73.94%) Developer
2 278 (28.19%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 233 (23.63%) Ruby Developer
4 138 (14.00%) Senior Developer
5 94 (9.53%) JavaScript Developer
6 75 (7.61%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
7 70 (7.10%) Java Developer
8 63 (6.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 62 (6.29%) Software Engineer
10 50 (5.07%) Lead Developer
10 50 (5.07%) Senior Ruby Developer
11 49 (4.97%) Ruby Engineer
12 47 (4.77%) .NET Developer
12 47 (4.77%) Full Stack Developer
13 44 (4.46%) Software Developer
14 39 (3.96%) Angular Developer
15 37 (3.75%) C# Developer
16 35 (3.55%) Architect
16 35 (3.55%) Python Developer
17 34 (3.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 457 (46.35%) CSS
2 448 (45.44%) HTML
3 274 (27.79%) AngularJS
4 157 (15.92%) jQuery
5 143 (14.50%) HTML5
6 128 (12.98%) .NET
7 101 (10.24%) CSS3
8 97 (9.84%) Ember.js
9 96 (9.74%) Sass
10 91 (9.23%) React
11 83 (8.42%) REST
12 76 (7.71%) Web Services
13 72 (7.30%) XML
14 68 (6.90%) Django
15 66 (6.69%) ASP.NET
16 63 (6.39%) JSON
17 50 (5.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 47 (4.77%) ASP.NET MVC
19 42 (4.26%) Backbone.js
20 39 (3.96%) Haml
Miscellaneous
1 109 (11.05%) User Experience
2 97 (9.84%) Computer Science
3 66 (6.69%) Enterprise Software
4 54 (5.48%) Mobile App
5 33 (3.35%) Fintech
6 24 (2.43%) Visualisation
7 19 (1.93%) Mathematics
8 12 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (1.12%) RIA
10 9 (0.91%) Physics
11 8 (0.81%) Digital Media
11 8 (0.81%) Mobile Payment
12 7 (0.71%) Algorithms
12 7 (0.71%) Public Cloud
13 6 (0.61%) Cryptography
13 6 (0.61%) PKI
13 6 (0.61%) Statistics
14 5 (0.51%) BBC
14 5 (0.51%) Clustering
14 5 (0.51%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 238 (24.14%) Linux
2 63 (6.39%) Windows
3 58 (5.88%) Unix
4 47 (4.77%) Apple iOS
5 42 (4.26%) Ubuntu
6 38 (3.85%) Android
7 17 (1.72%) Windows Server
8 10 (1.01%) CoreOS
9 8 (0.81%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.71%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.41%) Debian
13 3 (0.30%) CentOS
13 3 (0.30%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.10%) AIX
14 1 (0.10%) Solaris
14 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 386 (39.15%) Agile Software Development
2 349 (35.40%) TDD
3 164 (16.63%) Web Development
4 161 (16.33%) BDD
5 134 (13.59%) OO
6 121 (12.27%) Scrum
7 115 (11.66%) DevOps
8 111 (11.26%) MVC
9 110 (11.16%) Front End Development
10 89 (9.03%) Software Engineering
11 86 (8.72%) Continuous Integration
12 82 (8.32%) Open Source
13 78 (7.91%) E-Commerce
14 73 (7.40%) OOP
15 68 (6.90%) Data Protection
16 60 (6.09%) SOA
17 59 (5.98%) OOD
18 42 (4.26%) Analytics
19 41 (4.16%) Kanban
20 40 (4.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 979 (99.29%) Ruby
2 615 (62.37%) JavaScript
3 282 (28.60%) Python
4 237 (24.04%) Java
5 229 (23.23%) PHP
6 142 (14.40%) SQL
7 116 (11.76%) C#
8 78 (7.91%) Perl
9 69 (7.00%) C++
10 52 (5.27%) CoffeeScript
11 42 (4.26%) Bash Shell
12 35 (3.55%) C
13 24 (2.43%) Go
14 21 (2.13%) T-SQL
15 17 (1.72%) ES6
16 15 (1.52%) Korn
16 15 (1.52%) Shell Script
17 13 (1.32%) PowerShell
17 13 (1.32%) Scala
18 12 (1.22%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 123 (12.47%) Degree
2 4 (0.41%) MCITP
2 4 (0.41%) MCP
2 4 (0.41%) MCTS
2 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.30%) PhD
4 2 (0.20%) APMP
4 2 (0.20%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.10%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.03%) QA
2 3 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.10%) WAI
System Software
1 45 (4.56%) Docker
2 10 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.81%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.61%) Xen
5 5 (0.51%) HDFS
6 4 (0.41%) KVM
7 3 (0.30%) oVirt
7 3 (0.30%) Postfix
7 3 (0.30%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.20%) Ceph
8 2 (0.20%) Dovecot
8 2 (0.20%) vCloud
8 2 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 92 (9.33%) Puppet
2 36 (3.65%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (2.03%) Nagios
4 19 (1.93%) Ansible
5 12 (1.22%) OpenNMS
6 9 (0.91%) Capistrano
7 8 (0.81%) HAProxy
8 7 (0.71%) Mesos
9 5 (0.51%) Hadoop YARN
10 3 (0.30%) Kubernetes
10 3 (0.30%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.30%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 50 (5.07%) Microsoft
2 20 (2.03%) Google
3 11 (1.12%) Twitter
4 10 (1.01%) Adobe
4 10 (1.01%) Apple
4 10 (1.01%) Snowplow
4 10 (1.01%) VMware
5 9 (0.91%) Facebook
6 8 (0.81%) New Relic
6 8 (0.81%) Oracle
7 7 (0.71%) Splunk
8 6 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (0.61%) SaltStack
9 5 (0.51%) SAP
9 5 (0.51%) Zend
10 4 (0.41%) Rackspace
11 3 (0.30%) AppDynamics
11 3 (0.30%) IBM
11 3 (0.30%) Tableau
12 2 (0.20%) Dell
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits + Free Friday
Posted: 16 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £23,000 to £27,000 per annum Great benefits!
Posted: 17 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + lots of Holiday
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Unlimited Holiday
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
TRG
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Honiton, Devon
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £90k + options
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
AdRoc Group
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago