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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 458 407 351
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -56
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 547 612 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.57% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.27% 1.44% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 401 546 786
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +7.46%

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
43211 42387 46827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.75% 39.73% 40.41%
Number of salaries quoted 36321 36827 41116
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 September 2014 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 19 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 -52 523 £47,500 - 58
London -43 339 £52,500 - 41
South East -11 84 £41,250 +10.00% 6
City of London +15 71 £53,000 +0.95% 16
East of England +6 44 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Cambridgeshire +29 41 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Cambridge +22 41 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Surrey +26 37 £28,500 -18.57% 1
Hampshire +9 21 £45,000 +38.46%
Scotland -11 20 £46,250 +7.55% 2
Glasgow +10 17 £47,500 +13.77% 1
North West -51 16 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Basingstoke +14 14 £45,000 +119.51%
Manchester -25 14 £38,750 +9.15% 2
South West -22 13 £40,000 +60.00% 3
Yorkshire -25 13 £37,500 +15.38%
Dorset +6 12 £40,000 - 1
Poole - 12 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands -24 11 £40,000 +23.07% 2
South Yorkshire -3 10 £37,500 +15.38%
Sheffield -13 10 £37,500 +15.38%
Oxfordshire 0 8 £47,500 +43.93% 1
Berkshire -1 8 £30,000 -47.82% 1
Warwickshire +4 7 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Southampton - 7 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire -2 6 £47,500 +5.55%
Milton Keynes -6 6 £47,500 +21.79%
Oxford +3 5 £32,500 -38.09%
Wokingham - 5 £30,000 -
Birmingham -15 4 £40,000 +23.07% 1

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1187 (96.66%) Ruby
2 731 (59.53%) JavaScript
3 718 (58.47%) Agile Software Development
4 577 (46.99%) HTML
5 549 (44.71%) CSS
6 466 (37.95%) TDD
7 440 (35.83%) Git (software)
8 355 (28.91%) Linux
9 354 (28.83%) OO
10 348 (28.34%) MySQL
11 340 (27.69%) jQuery
12 327 (26.63%) Java
13 314 (25.57%) Open Source
14 280 (22.80%) HTML5
15 267 (21.74%) BDD
16 259 (21.09%) Python
17 257 (20.93%) E-Commerce
18 254 (20.68%) PostgreSQL
19 240 (19.54%) PHP
20 223 (18.16%) Software Engineering
21 221 (18.00%) MongoDB
22 214 (17.43%) Degree
23 210 (17.10%) Computer Science
24 201 (16.37%) CSS3
25 199 (16.21%) MVC
26 190 (15.47%) Node.js
27 185 (15.07%) NoSQL
28 183 (14.90%) Redis
28 183 (14.90%) Scrum
29 182 (14.82%) REST

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 190 (15.47%) Node.js
2 84 (6.84%) Apache
3 72 (5.86%) nginx
4 65 (5.29%) Elasticsearch
5 58 (4.72%) WordPress
6 36 (2.93%) Apache Solr
7 35 (2.85%) CMS
8 33 (2.69%) IIS
9 31 (2.52%) Tomcat
10 28 (2.28%) Drupal
11 19 (1.55%) SharePoint
11 19 (1.55%) OpenStack
12 11 (0.90%) ColdFusion
13 8 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
14 7 (0.57%) Adobe CQ
14 7 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
15 4 (0.33%) WebSphere
15 4 (0.33%) Documentum
16 2 (0.16%) MS Exchange
16 2 (0.16%) Plone
Applications
1 11 (0.90%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.57%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.33%) MS Office
3 4 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 38 (3.09%) Shopify
2 20 (1.63%) Google Analytics
3 9 (0.73%) Magento
4 8 (0.65%) Optimost
5 5 (0.41%) Oracle CRM
6 3 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.16%) SiteCatalyst
8 1 (0.081%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.081%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.081%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.081%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 80 (6.51%) GitHub
2 65 (5.29%) SaaS
3 58 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (2.93%) Cloud Computing
5 25 (2.04%) Heroku
6 15 (1.22%) Amazon S3
7 13 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (0.65%) PaaS
9 6 (0.49%) CloudFront
9 6 (0.49%) Rackspace Cloud
10 5 (0.41%) Google App Engine
11 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (0.24%) Office 365
12 1 (0.081%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.081%) Trello
12 1 (0.081%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 44 (3.58%) Internet
2 23 (1.87%) HTTP
3 12 (0.98%) Firewall
4 9 (0.73%) DNS
5 8 (0.65%) DHCP
6 6 (0.49%) 3G
6 6 (0.49%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (0.49%) LTE
7 5 (0.41%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.24%) Wireless
8 3 (0.24%) LDAP
9 2 (0.16%) IPv4
9 2 (0.16%) IPv6
9 2 (0.16%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.16%) VLAN
9 2 (0.16%) SMPP
9 2 (0.16%) 4G
10 1 (0.081%) SSH
10 1 (0.081%) Intranet
10 1 (0.081%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 348 (28.34%) MySQL
2 254 (20.68%) PostgreSQL
3 221 (18.00%) MongoDB
4 185 (15.07%) NoSQL
5 183 (14.90%) Redis
6 90 (7.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 89 (7.25%) Relational Database
8 78 (6.35%) SQL Server
9 49 (3.99%) Big Data
10 39 (3.18%) RDBMS
11 21 (1.71%) Hadoop
12 14 (1.14%) CouchDB
13 7 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.49%) SQLite
14 6 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (0.49%) Oracle Database
15 5 (0.41%) Pentaho
16 2 (0.16%) SQL Server 2005
16 2 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 440 (35.83%) Git (software)
2 180 (14.66%) Cucumber
3 152 (12.38%) RSpec
4 100 (8.14%) Jenkins
5 82 (6.68%) Subversion
6 74 (6.03%) Hudson
7 71 (5.78%) Jasmine
8 50 (4.07%) CruiseControl
9 42 (3.42%) Selenium
10 40 (3.26%) Eclipse
11 21 (1.71%) PhantomJS
12 19 (1.55%) Visual Studio
12 19 (1.55%) Maven
13 16 (1.30%) JUnit
14 15 (1.22%) Ant
14 15 (1.22%) Mercurial
15 13 (1.06%) WATIR
16 12 (0.98%) Xcode
17 11 (0.90%) NUnit
17 11 (0.90%) TeamCity
General
1 128 (10.42%) Marketing
2 78 (6.35%) Finance
3 73 (5.94%) Retail
4 42 (3.42%) Games
5 28 (2.28%) Publishing
6 25 (2.04%) Advertising
7 19 (1.55%) Telecoms
8 12 (0.98%) Banking
9 10 (0.81%) Music Industry
10 8 (0.65%) Back Office
11 7 (0.57%) Automotive
12 3 (0.24%) Electronics
12 3 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.24%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.16%) Billing
13 2 (0.16%) Law
13 2 (0.16%) Legal
13 2 (0.16%) German Language
14 1 (0.081%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 931 (75.81%) Developer
2 260 (21.17%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 249 (20.28%) Ruby Developer
4 111 (9.04%) Senior Developer
5 102 (8.31%) Web Developer
6 93 (7.57%) Java Developer
7 79 (6.43%) Software Developer
8 67 (5.46%) Architect
9 55 (4.48%) Software Engineer
10 54 (4.40%) Front-End Developer
11 36 (2.93%) Junior
12 35 (2.85%) DevOps Engineer
13 34 (2.77%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
14 33 (2.69%) Junior Developer
15 29 (2.36%) PHP Developer
16 28 (2.28%) Programmer
17 25 (2.04%) Lead Developer
18 22 (1.79%) Senior Java Developer
19 21 (1.71%) Senior Software Engineer
20 20 (1.63%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 577 (46.99%) HTML
2 549 (44.71%) CSS
3 340 (27.69%) jQuery
4 280 (22.80%) HTML5
5 201 (16.37%) CSS3
6 182 (14.82%) REST
7 178 (14.50%) AngularJS
8 161 (13.11%) Web Services
9 146 (11.89%) Backbone.js
10 143 (11.64%) RESTful
11 116 (9.45%) .NET
12 114 (9.28%) Django
13 83 (6.76%) XML
14 78 (6.35%) JSON
15 77 (6.27%) Sass
16 70 (5.70%) Ember.js
16 70 (5.70%) Spring
17 68 (5.54%) ASP.NET
17 68 (5.54%) KnockoutJS
18 55 (4.48%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 314 (25.57%) Open Source
2 210 (17.10%) Computer Science
3 178 (14.50%) User Experience
4 114 (9.28%) Mobile App
5 39 (3.18%) Blog
6 26 (2.12%) Blackberry
7 23 (1.87%) Mathematics
8 19 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (1.47%) Statistics
10 15 (1.22%) Social Network
10 15 (1.22%) iPhone
11 14 (1.14%) Smartphone
12 13 (1.06%) Digital Media
12 13 (1.06%) Visualisation
13 12 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (0.90%) iPad
15 10 (0.81%) Online Games
16 9 (0.73%) Biology
16 9 (0.73%) Informatics
16 9 (0.73%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 355 (28.91%) Linux
2 121 (9.85%) Android
3 117 (9.53%) Apple iOS
4 69 (5.62%) UNIX
5 58 (4.72%) Windows
6 52 (4.23%) Ubuntu
7 20 (1.63%) Solaris
8 17 (1.38%) Mac OS X
9 12 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (0.81%) Debian
11 6 (0.49%) AIX
12 5 (0.41%) CentOS
12 5 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.33%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.24%) Fedora
15 2 (0.16%) SUSE
15 2 (0.16%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.081%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 718 (58.47%) Agile Software Development
2 466 (37.95%) TDD
3 354 (28.83%) OO
4 267 (21.74%) BDD
5 257 (20.93%) E-Commerce
6 223 (18.16%) Software Engineering
7 199 (16.21%) MVC
8 183 (14.90%) Scrum
9 130 (10.59%) DevOps
10 128 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
11 109 (8.88%) Web Development
12 105 (8.55%) OOD
13 78 (6.35%) OOP
14 70 (5.70%) Android Development
15 66 (5.37%) Business Development
16 63 (5.13%) iOS Development
17 56 (4.56%) Pair Programming
18 51 (4.15%) Analytics
19 45 (3.66%) User Experience Design
20 44 (3.58%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1187 (96.66%) Ruby
2 731 (59.53%) JavaScript
3 327 (26.63%) Java
4 259 (21.09%) Python
5 240 (19.54%) PHP
6 169 (13.76%) SQL
7 105 (8.55%) C#
8 102 (8.31%) Perl
9 63 (5.13%) C++
10 53 (4.32%) CoffeeScript
11 38 (3.09%) Scala
12 37 (3.01%) Golang
13 23 (1.87%) Bash Shell
14 21 (1.71%) RubyMotion
15 19 (1.55%) Objective-C
16 16 (1.30%) PHP5
16 16 (1.30%) Haskell
17 14 (1.14%) Groovy
18 8 (0.65%) C
18 8 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 214 (17.43%) Degree
2 8 (0.65%) Security Cleared
3 6 (0.49%) CCNA
3 6 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.16%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.081%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.081%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (2.52%) QA
2 6 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (0.81%) Varnish
3 8 (0.65%) KVM
4 6 (0.49%) Docker
4 6 (0.49%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.41%) Xen
5 5 (0.41%) XenServer
6 2 (0.16%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.081%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 104 (8.47%) Puppet
2 86 (7.00%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (3.26%) Ansible
4 39 (3.18%) Capistrano
5 21 (1.71%) Nagios
6 14 (1.14%) Salt
7 6 (0.49%) HAProxy
8 4 (0.33%) Vagrant
8 4 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.16%) Ganglia
9 2 (0.16%) collectd
10 1 (0.081%) logstash
10 1 (0.081%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.081%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.081%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 62 (5.05%) Google
2 47 (3.83%) Rackspace
3 43 (3.50%) Twitter
4 30 (2.44%) Microsoft
5 28 (2.28%) Oracle
6 24 (1.95%) VMware
6 24 (1.95%) Facebook
7 19 (1.55%) DevExpress
8 16 (1.30%) Zend
8 16 (1.30%) HP
9 13 (1.06%) Sony
10 11 (0.90%) JBoss
11 10 (0.81%) Red Hat
11 10 (0.81%) Toshiba
11 10 (0.81%) SAP
12 8 (0.65%) Omniture
12 8 (0.65%) EPiServer
12 8 (0.65%) Sitecore
13 7 (0.57%) Apple
13 7 (0.57%) Cisco
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40 - £55 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Networking People
Posted: Yesterday
Bromley, Kent
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
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Salary: £25000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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London
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Salary: Bens
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Competitive salary based on skills
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City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago