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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 460 440 382
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -58
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 527 646 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.55% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.28% 1.40% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 448 503 602
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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
41133 46041 43601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.65% 39.09% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 35167 39358 37957
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 £60,000 £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 6 July 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 6 July 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 -12 498 £50,000 +5.26% 92
London -14 281 £57,500 +4.54% 65
South East +51 114 £45,000 +5.88% 11
City of London +50 85 £60,000 - 23
Hampshire +21 35 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Yorkshire +28 34 £32,500 -13.33% 4
West Yorkshire +41 31 £33,750 -25.00% 4
Surrey +27 30 £42,500 -2.29% 1
Leeds +38 29 £32,500 -13.33% 4
East of England -25 23 £45,000 - 3
Berkshire +10 21 £56,250 -2.17% 5
Scotland -22 21 £33,500 -36.19% 7
North West -36 19 £35,000 - 7
Reading +12 17 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Cambridgeshire -7 17 £40,000 -5.88%
Cambridge +9 16 £40,000 +5.26%
Manchester -22 15 £35,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +1 13 £42,500 +3.03%
Oxfordshire +13 12 £30,000 -
Edinburgh +4 11 £33,500 -25.55% 4
Guildford +21 10 £27,500 -40.21% 1
Oxford -2 10 £30,000 +9.09%
Stockport - 10 £35,750 -
North East -8 9 £37,500 +15.38%
Durham - 9 £37,500 -
High Wycombe - 9 - -
Portsmouth - 7 £45,000 -
West Midlands -19 6 £31,250 -34.21%
Hertfordshire -8 5 £52,500 +0.96% 3
Glasgow -36 5 £32,500 -43.47% 3

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 1049 (96.59%) Ruby
2 602 (55.43%) JavaScript
3 504 (46.41%) Agile Software Development
4 500 (46.04%) CSS
5 477 (43.92%) HTML
6 428 (39.41%) TDD
7 357 (32.87%) Git (software)
8 323 (29.74%) MySQL
9 276 (25.41%) Linux
10 257 (23.66%) jQuery
11 251 (23.11%) Java
12 223 (20.53%) PHP
13 213 (19.61%) Python
14 205 (18.88%) Scrum
15 196 (18.05%) .NET
16 184 (16.94%) SQL
17 181 (16.67%) AngularJS
18 169 (15.56%) BDD
19 159 (14.64%) OO
20 157 (14.46%) HTML5
21 156 (14.36%) PostgreSQL
21 156 (14.36%) MVC
22 152 (14.00%) Open Source
23 148 (13.63%) Degree
24 144 (13.26%) C#
25 142 (13.08%) MongoDB
26 141 (12.98%) E-Commerce
27 134 (12.34%) Backbone.js
28 131 (12.06%) NoSQL
29 126 (11.60%) RSpec

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (11.51%) Node.js
2 61 (5.62%) Apache
3 50 (4.60%) Elasticsearch
4 49 (4.51%) nginx
5 31 (2.85%) CMS
6 21 (1.93%) Tomcat
7 18 (1.66%) IIS
8 17 (1.57%) Drupal
9 16 (1.47%) WordPress
10 7 (0.64%) Apache Solr
10 7 (0.64%) Umbraco
11 6 (0.55%) ColdFusion
12 5 (0.46%) Jetty
12 5 (0.46%) Apache ServiceMix
13 4 (0.37%) Mule
13 4 (0.37%) JBoss
14 3 (0.28%) SAS
14 3 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
14 3 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
14 3 (0.28%) WildFly
Applications
1 25 (2.30%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.20%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.18%) PrintSoft PReS
5 1 (0.092%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.092%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (0.83%) Magento
2 5 (0.46%) Shopify
3 1 (0.092%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 101 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (4.05%) SaaS
3 27 (2.49%) Heroku
4 24 (2.21%) Amazon EC2
5 18 (1.66%) GitHub
6 12 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (0.74%) Google Analytics
9 6 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (0.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 5 (0.46%) MailChimp
10 5 (0.46%) Google App Engine
11 4 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (0.28%) Rackspace Cloud
13 2 (0.18%) Office 365
13 2 (0.18%) PaaS
13 2 (0.18%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.18%) Trello
13 2 (0.18%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.93%) VoIP
2 18 (1.66%) HTTP
2 18 (1.66%) Internet
3 6 (0.55%) Firewall
4 5 (0.46%) SSH
5 4 (0.37%) LDAP
5 4 (0.37%) Kerberos
5 4 (0.37%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.37%) DNS
5 4 (0.37%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.37%) OpenLDAP
6 3 (0.28%) SMTP
6 3 (0.28%) VPN
6 3 (0.28%) Wireshark
7 2 (0.18%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.092%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.092%) VLAN
8 1 (0.092%) Wireless
8 1 (0.092%) DHCP
8 1 (0.092%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 323 (29.74%) MySQL
2 156 (14.36%) PostgreSQL
3 142 (13.08%) MongoDB
4 131 (12.06%) NoSQL
5 109 (10.04%) Redis
6 95 (8.75%) SQL Server
7 42 (3.87%) Relational Database
8 41 (3.78%) Apache Cassandra
9 39 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
10 36 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
11 35 (3.22%) Big Data
12 18 (1.66%) CouchDB
13 15 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (1.38%) RDBMS
14 8 (0.74%) Oracle Database
15 6 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 5 (0.46%) DB2
16 5 (0.46%) Hadoop
16 5 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 357 (32.87%) Git (software)
2 126 (11.60%) RSpec
3 93 (8.56%) Subversion
4 92 (8.47%) Cucumber
5 54 (4.97%) Selenium
6 42 (3.87%) Team Foundation Server
7 39 (3.59%) Jenkins
8 37 (3.41%) Jasmine
9 29 (2.67%) Visual Studio
10 28 (2.58%) Moq
11 23 (2.12%) ReSharper
12 20 (1.84%) Grunt
13 19 (1.75%) Gradle
13 19 (1.75%) Android Studio
14 18 (1.66%) Appium
14 18 (1.66%) Robotium
14 18 (1.66%) Hudson
15 17 (1.57%) Xcode
16 14 (1.29%) JMeter
17 13 (1.20%) gulp
General
1 63 (5.80%) Finance
2 52 (4.79%) Marketing
3 35 (3.22%) Retail
4 25 (2.30%) Games
5 20 (1.84%) Advertising
6 13 (1.20%) Legal
7 12 (1.10%) Manufacturing
7 12 (1.10%) Law
8 11 (1.01%) Back Office
9 10 (0.92%) Publishing
10 9 (0.83%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.37%) Billing
12 2 (0.18%) French Language
12 2 (0.18%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.18%) Banking
13 1 (0.092%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.092%) Electronics
13 1 (0.092%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 896 (82.50%) Developer
2 288 (26.52%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 218 (20.07%) Ruby Developer
4 203 (18.69%) Senior Developer
5 111 (10.22%) Web Developer
6 63 (5.80%) Front-End Developer
6 63 (5.80%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
7 59 (5.43%) Software Developer
8 54 (4.97%) Full Stack Developer
9 50 (4.60%) Junior
10 45 (4.14%) Junior Developer
11 40 (3.68%) Java Developer
11 40 (3.68%) Lead Developer
12 36 (3.31%) Software Engineer
13 29 (2.67%) .NET Developer
14 22 (2.03%) DevOps Engineer
15 20 (1.84%) Android Developer
16 19 (1.75%) Senior Web Developer
17 18 (1.66%) JavaScript Developer
17 18 (1.66%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 500 (46.04%) CSS
2 477 (43.92%) HTML
3 257 (23.66%) jQuery
4 196 (18.05%) .NET
5 181 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 157 (14.46%) HTML5
7 134 (12.34%) Backbone.js
8 124 (11.42%) ASP.NET
9 122 (11.23%) CSS3
10 102 (9.39%) Ember.js
11 98 (9.02%) Sass
12 94 (8.66%) Web Services
13 85 (7.83%) REST
14 82 (7.55%) XML
15 72 (6.63%) Django
16 60 (5.52%) RESTful
17 55 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC
18 53 (4.88%) .NET Framework
19 49 (4.51%) JSON
20 47 (4.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 105 (9.67%) User Experience
2 102 (9.39%) Computer Science
3 68 (6.26%) Mobile App
4 23 (2.12%) Social Media
4 23 (2.12%) iPhone
5 22 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (2.03%) Algorithms
6 18 (1.66%) iPad
6 18 (1.66%) Blog
7 17 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (1.57%) Visualisation
8 15 (1.38%) Mathematics
9 9 (0.83%) Physics
9 9 (0.83%) Semantic Web
9 9 (0.83%) Replication
9 9 (0.83%) Tandem
9 9 (0.83%) Digital Media
10 7 (0.64%) Data Structures
10 7 (0.64%) Public Cloud
10 7 (0.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 276 (25.41%) Linux
2 101 (9.30%) Apple iOS
3 92 (8.47%) Android
4 87 (8.01%) Windows
5 62 (5.71%) Mac OS X
6 58 (5.34%) UNIX
6 58 (5.34%) Ubuntu
7 10 (0.92%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
8 5 (0.46%) Debian
8 5 (0.46%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.28%) CentOS
10 3 (0.28%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.28%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.28%) CoreOS
11 2 (0.18%) Windows CE
11 2 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 504 (46.41%) Agile Software Development
2 428 (39.41%) TDD
3 205 (18.88%) Scrum
4 169 (15.56%) BDD
5 159 (14.64%) OO
6 156 (14.36%) MVC
7 152 (14.00%) Open Source
8 141 (12.98%) E-Commerce
9 118 (10.87%) Web Development
10 117 (10.77%) Software Engineering
11 92 (8.47%) DevOps
12 72 (6.63%) Continuous Integration
13 63 (5.80%) Responsive Web Design
14 59 (5.43%) OOP
15 55 (5.06%) Pair Programming
16 47 (4.33%) Android Development
17 46 (4.24%) iOS Development
17 46 (4.24%) Mentoring
18 45 (4.14%) Unit Testing
19 41 (3.78%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1049 (96.59%) Ruby
2 602 (55.43%) JavaScript
3 251 (23.11%) Java
4 223 (20.53%) PHP
5 213 (19.61%) Python
6 184 (16.94%) SQL
7 144 (13.26%) C#
8 68 (6.26%) Perl
9 56 (5.16%) VB.NET
10 54 (4.97%) C++
11 49 (4.51%) Bash Shell
12 45 (4.14%) Objective-C
13 38 (3.50%) Shell Script
14 36 (3.31%) CoffeeScript
15 33 (3.04%) VB
16 25 (2.30%) Go
17 20 (1.84%) C
18 17 (1.57%) VBScript
18 17 (1.57%) Groovy
18 17 (1.57%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 148 (13.63%) Degree
2 4 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (0.37%) LPIC
2 4 (0.37%) ISTQB
3 3 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.092%) PhD
5 1 (0.092%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (2.30%) QA
2 3 (0.28%) ISO 9001
2 3 (0.28%) SLA
3 1 (0.092%) WCAG
System Software
1 19 (1.75%) Docker
2 13 (1.20%) Varnish
3 10 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.55%) KVM
5 5 (0.46%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.37%) GlusterFS
7 1 (0.092%) vSphere
7 1 (0.092%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.092%) NFS
7 1 (0.092%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.092%) Samba
7 1 (0.092%) Xen
Systems Management
1 99 (9.12%) Puppet
2 59 (5.43%) Opscode Chef
3 51 (4.70%) Ansible
4 17 (1.57%) Vagrant
5 12 (1.10%) Nagios
5 12 (1.10%) Salt
6 9 (0.83%) HAProxy
7 8 (0.74%) Capistrano
7 8 (0.74%) CA LISA
8 5 (0.46%) Cacti
8 5 (0.46%) logstash
8 5 (0.46%) Graphite
9 4 (0.37%) Mesos
9 4 (0.37%) Kibana
10 3 (0.28%) CFEngine
11 1 (0.092%) Rsyslog
11 1 (0.092%) collectd
11 1 (0.092%) StatsD
Vendors
1 37 (3.41%) Microsoft
2 32 (2.95%) Oracle
3 21 (1.93%) Google
4 18 (1.66%) Rackspace
5 17 (1.57%) VMware
6 13 (1.20%) Zend
6 13 (1.20%) Twitter
7 11 (1.01%) IBM
8 9 (0.83%) HP
8 9 (0.83%) Facebook
9 8 (0.74%) Alterian
9 8 (0.74%) Pega
9 8 (0.74%) CA
9 8 (0.74%) Red Hat
9 8 (0.74%) Apple
9 8 (0.74%) AppDynamics
10 6 (0.55%) PayPal
10 6 (0.55%) Coverity
11 5 (0.46%) Sencha
11 5 (0.46%) Adobe
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ASOS.Com
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
First Point
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Options, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cumbria
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £65k (multiple roles) + options
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Arden Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
First Point IT
Salary: Bonus + Share Options
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Optimus Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago