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

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 479 469 381
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -88
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 499 570 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.48% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.21% 1.24% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 418 444 610
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
41249 45853 43805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.37% 38.84% 39.83%
Number of salaries quoted 35224 38933 37899
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 5 August 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 5 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 -6 472 £50,000 +5.26% 85
London +1 275 £57,500 +4.54% 47
South East +37 107 £45,000 +12.50% 12
City of London +36 71 £60,000 +6.19% 18
Hampshire +20 33 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Berkshire +33 30 £56,250 +25.00% 5
Yorkshire +18 30 £37,500 - 5
Surrey +18 25 £42,500 +49.12% 2
West Yorkshire +19 23 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Reading +13 23 £45,000 - 3
Leeds +29 20 £35,000 -6.66% 5
North East +3 19 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Durham - 19 £40,000 - 3
Scotland -9 18 £34,000 -32.00% 5
East of England -24 18 £45,000 +18.42% 2
Guildford +18 13 £27,500 -25.67% 2
Cambridge -2 12 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Cambridgeshire -11 12 £42,500 +11.84% 1
North West -33 11 £37,500 - 8
Edinburgh +7 10 £34,000 -24.44% 4
Buckinghamshire -7 10 £35,000 -20.00% 1
Portsmouth - 8 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands -18 7 £25,000 -28.57%
High Wycombe - 7 - -
Oxfordshire +2 6 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Maidenhead - 6 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire -6 5 £52,500 +19.31% 1
Southampton +2 4 £42,500 +21.42%
Oxford -5 4 £30,000 - 1
Glasgow -16 4 £30,000 -40.00% 1

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 1029 (97.35%) Ruby
2 606 (57.33%) JavaScript
3 512 (48.44%) CSS
4 485 (45.88%) HTML
5 473 (44.75%) Agile Software Development
6 422 (39.92%) TDD
7 339 (32.07%) Git (software)
8 306 (28.95%) MySQL
9 259 (24.50%) Linux
10 257 (24.31%) jQuery
11 225 (21.29%) Java
12 220 (20.81%) Python
13 208 (19.68%) PHP
14 188 (17.79%) AngularJS
15 183 (17.31%) PostgreSQL
16 179 (16.93%) SQL
17 172 (16.27%) BDD
18 171 (16.18%) .NET
19 169 (15.99%) Scrum
20 166 (15.70%) HTML5
21 145 (13.72%) Open Source
21 145 (13.72%) MVC
22 142 (13.43%) OO
23 135 (12.77%) MongoDB
23 135 (12.77%) Backbone.js
24 132 (12.49%) RSpec
25 131 (12.39%) E-Commerce
26 130 (12.30%) NoSQL
27 125 (11.83%) Node.js
27 125 (11.83%) C#

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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
1 125 (11.83%) Node.js
2 64 (6.05%) Apache
3 52 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
4 46 (4.35%) nginx
5 30 (2.84%) CMS
6 24 (2.27%) Tomcat
7 16 (1.51%) IIS
8 15 (1.42%) Drupal
9 14 (1.32%) WordPress
10 8 (0.76%) Jetty
11 7 (0.66%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.47%) Umbraco
12 5 (0.47%) JBoss
13 4 (0.38%) TorqueBox
13 4 (0.38%) ColdFusion
14 3 (0.28%) WildFly
14 3 (0.28%) Apache ServiceMix
14 3 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
14 3 (0.28%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.28%) CloudStack
Applications
1 25 (2.37%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.61%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.19%) PrintSoft PReS
5 1 (0.095%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.095%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.095%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (0.85%) Magento
2 4 (0.38%) Shopify
3 1 (0.095%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 111 (10.50%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (4.16%) SaaS
3 29 (2.74%) Heroku
4 24 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
5 19 (1.80%) GitHub
6 16 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (0.66%) Google App Engine
8 7 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (0.66%) Google Analytics
8 7 (0.66%) Amazon ELB
9 6 (0.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 4 (0.38%) Rackspace Cloud
11 3 (0.28%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (0.28%) MailChimp
11 3 (0.28%) Google Compute Engine
12 2 (0.19%) Trello
12 2 (0.19%) Yammer
12 2 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.99%) Internet
2 20 (1.89%) VoIP
3 13 (1.23%) HTTP
4 9 (0.85%) Firewall
4 9 (0.85%) SSH
5 5 (0.47%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.38%) Kerberos
6 4 (0.38%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.38%) VPN
6 4 (0.38%) DNS
6 4 (0.38%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (0.28%) OpenVPN
7 3 (0.28%) LDAP
7 3 (0.28%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.28%) SMTP
8 2 (0.19%) SAN
8 2 (0.19%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.095%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 306 (28.95%) MySQL
2 183 (17.31%) PostgreSQL
3 135 (12.77%) MongoDB
4 130 (12.30%) NoSQL
5 96 (9.08%) Redis
6 93 (8.80%) SQL Server
7 39 (3.69%) Relational Database
8 35 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
9 30 (2.84%) Big Data
10 29 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
10 29 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
11 24 (2.27%) CouchDB
12 16 (1.51%) RDBMS
13 12 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (0.76%) DB2
15 7 (0.66%) Oracle Database
16 6 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
17 4 (0.38%) Neo4j
17 4 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
18 3 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 339 (32.07%) Git (software)
2 132 (12.49%) RSpec
3 87 (8.23%) Cucumber
4 86 (8.14%) Subversion
5 50 (4.73%) Selenium
6 46 (4.35%) Jenkins
7 42 (3.97%) Team Foundation Server
8 36 (3.41%) Jasmine
9 27 (2.55%) Hudson
10 23 (2.18%) Grunt
11 22 (2.08%) Visual Studio
12 21 (1.99%) Moq
13 18 (1.70%) ReSharper
14 16 (1.51%) Gradle
14 16 (1.51%) Android Studio
15 15 (1.42%) Appium
15 15 (1.42%) Robotium
16 14 (1.32%) Xcode
16 14 (1.32%) gulp
17 12 (1.14%) JMeter
General
1 75 (7.10%) Finance
2 56 (5.30%) Marketing
3 37 (3.50%) Retail
4 25 (2.37%) Games
5 23 (2.18%) Advertising
6 15 (1.42%) Legal
7 13 (1.23%) Manufacturing
7 13 (1.23%) Law
8 12 (1.14%) Telecoms
9 11 (1.04%) Publishing
10 10 (0.95%) Back Office
11 3 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.28%) Billing
12 2 (0.19%) French Language
12 2 (0.19%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.19%) Banking
12 2 (0.19%) Automotive
13 1 (0.095%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 882 (83.44%) Developer
2 288 (27.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 207 (19.58%) Senior Developer
4 203 (19.21%) Ruby Developer
5 115 (10.88%) Web Developer
6 66 (6.24%) Front-End Developer
7 61 (5.77%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
8 56 (5.30%) Software Developer
9 50 (4.73%) Full Stack Developer
10 48 (4.54%) Junior
11 46 (4.35%) Junior Developer
12 35 (3.31%) Software Engineer
13 32 (3.03%) Java Developer
14 29 (2.74%) Lead Developer
15 24 (2.27%) DevOps Engineer
16 20 (1.89%) .NET Developer
17 19 (1.80%) Senior Web Developer
18 18 (1.70%) Administrator
18 18 (1.70%) Consultant
18 18 (1.70%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 512 (48.44%) CSS
2 485 (45.88%) HTML
3 257 (24.31%) jQuery
4 188 (17.79%) AngularJS
5 171 (16.18%) .NET
6 166 (15.70%) HTML5
7 135 (12.77%) Backbone.js
8 118 (11.16%) CSS3
9 107 (10.12%) ASP.NET
10 106 (10.03%) Ember.js
11 105 (9.93%) Sass
12 84 (7.95%) REST
13 83 (7.85%) Web Services
14 77 (7.28%) Django
15 75 (7.10%) XML
16 55 (5.20%) RESTful
17 49 (4.64%) Ajax
18 48 (4.54%) JSON
18 48 (4.54%) ASP.NET MVC
19 47 (4.45%) React
Miscellaneous
1 97 (9.18%) User Experience
2 82 (7.76%) Computer Science
3 62 (5.87%) Mobile App
4 23 (2.18%) Algorithms
4 23 (2.18%) iPhone
5 21 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (1.80%) Blog
7 17 (1.61%) Mathematics
7 17 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (1.32%) Visualisation
8 14 (1.32%) iPad
9 13 (1.23%) Social Media
10 12 (1.14%) Physics
10 12 (1.14%) Replication
11 9 (0.85%) Tandem
12 8 (0.76%) Semantic Web
12 8 (0.76%) Digital Media
13 7 (0.66%) Statistics
14 6 (0.57%) Blackberry
14 6 (0.57%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 259 (24.50%) Linux
2 91 (8.61%) Apple iOS
3 89 (8.42%) Android
4 80 (7.57%) Windows
5 53 (5.01%) Ubuntu
6 50 (4.73%) UNIX
7 44 (4.16%) Mac OS X
8 10 (0.95%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.66%) Windows Phone
9 7 (0.66%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
11 5 (0.47%) Debian
11 5 (0.47%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.28%) CentOS
13 3 (0.28%) OpenBSD
14 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.095%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 473 (44.75%) Agile Software Development
2 422 (39.92%) TDD
3 172 (16.27%) BDD
4 169 (15.99%) Scrum
5 145 (13.72%) MVC
5 145 (13.72%) Open Source
6 142 (13.43%) OO
7 131 (12.39%) E-Commerce
8 125 (11.83%) Software Engineering
9 123 (11.64%) Web Development
10 89 (8.42%) DevOps
11 78 (7.38%) Continuous Integration
12 67 (6.34%) OOP
13 58 (5.49%) Responsive Web Design
14 55 (5.20%) Pair Programming
15 41 (3.88%) iOS Development
16 40 (3.78%) Mentoring
16 40 (3.78%) Unit Testing
17 39 (3.69%) Android Development
18 35 (3.31%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1029 (97.35%) Ruby
2 606 (57.33%) JavaScript
3 225 (21.29%) Java
4 220 (20.81%) Python
5 208 (19.68%) PHP
6 179 (16.93%) SQL
7 125 (11.83%) C#
8 59 (5.58%) Perl
9 56 (5.30%) VB.NET
10 54 (5.11%) Bash Shell
11 47 (4.45%) C++
12 45 (4.26%) CoffeeScript
13 42 (3.97%) Objective-C
14 37 (3.50%) Go
15 32 (3.03%) Shell Script
15 32 (3.03%) VB
16 24 (2.27%) Scala
17 21 (1.99%) C
18 18 (1.70%) Groovy
19 17 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 120 (11.35%) Degree
2 4 (0.38%) LPIC
3 3 (0.28%) ISTQB
3 3 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.095%) PhD
5 1 (0.095%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (1.99%) QA
2 3 (0.28%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.095%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (2.08%) Docker
2 19 (1.80%) Varnish
3 14 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.04%) KVM
5 8 (0.76%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.38%) GlusterFS
7 2 (0.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 96 (9.08%) Puppet
2 65 (6.15%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (4.64%) Ansible
4 25 (2.37%) Vagrant
5 15 (1.42%) HAProxy
5 15 (1.42%) Nagios
6 11 (1.04%) Salt
7 8 (0.76%) CA LISA
8 6 (0.57%) Mesos
9 5 (0.47%) Graphite
9 5 (0.47%) logstash
9 5 (0.47%) Cacti
9 5 (0.47%) CFEngine
10 4 (0.38%) Capistrano
10 4 (0.38%) Kibana
11 1 (0.095%) Rsyslog
11 1 (0.095%) collectd
11 1 (0.095%) StatsD
Vendors
1 31 (2.93%) Oracle
2 29 (2.74%) Microsoft
3 22 (2.08%) Google
4 20 (1.89%) Rackspace
5 16 (1.51%) VMware
6 14 (1.32%) Twitter
7 11 (1.04%) IBM
8 10 (0.95%) HP
8 10 (0.95%) Apple
8 10 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (0.95%) Zend
9 9 (0.85%) Alterian
9 9 (0.85%) Red Hat
9 9 (0.85%) Adobe
10 8 (0.76%) Sybase
10 8 (0.76%) CA
10 8 (0.76%) Pega
10 8 (0.76%) Sencha
10 8 (0.76%) AppDynamics
11 7 (0.66%) Facebook
East London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: From £35,000 to £80,000 per annum hardware gadets, 20 days working hol
Posted: 1 hour ago
Durham, County Durham
SQ Computer Personnel
Posted: 4 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
SQ Computer Personnel
Posted: 4 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
SQ Computer Personnel
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Key Resource (Recruitment) Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus, 25 Days’ Holiday & Ski
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Pension Gym Membership Healthcare
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Explore Group
Posted: 4 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Healthcare, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago