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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 442 407 386
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -21
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 564 734 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.51% 0.62% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.36% 1.55% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 485 574 588
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%

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
41527 47368 44437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.75% 40.01% 40.73%
Number of salaries quoted 35388 40174 38705
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 £63,925
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 May 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 May 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 -17 550 £50,000 +5.26% 79
London -22 319 £55,000 +4.76% 51
South East +12 101 £46,250 -2.63% 10
City of London +33 77 £60,000 +4.34% 15
North West -23 37 £40,000 +19.40% 2
East of England +7 35 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Yorkshire +20 34 £32,500 -27.77% 5
West Yorkshire +25 32 £32,500 -27.77% 3
Leeds +27 30 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Surrey +28 28 £43,750 -12.50% 4
Manchester -20 23 £36,500 +4.28% 1
Hampshire -9 21 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Buckinghamshire +10 20 £42,500 +6.25%
Oxfordshire +12 19 £30,000 - 3
Hertfordshire -2 17 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Cambridgeshire +16 16 £45,000 - 5
Cambridge +22 15 £45,000 - 5
Oxford +17 14 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Berkshire -13 12 £81,250 +41.30% 1
South West -16 12 £29,500 -26.25%
High Wycombe - 11 - -
Stevenage +19 10 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Stockport - 10 £40,750 - 1
Merseyside +15 8 - -
Liverpool +14 8 - -
Milton Keynes -5 6 £39,250 +4.66%
Reading -9 6 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Scotland -28 6 £33,500 -34.63% 1
West Midlands -32 6 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Bracknell - 6 £90,000 -

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 967 (94.71%) Ruby
2 525 (51.42%) JavaScript
3 506 (49.56%) Agile Software Development
4 450 (44.07%) HTML
5 445 (43.58%) CSS
6 399 (39.08%) TDD
7 353 (34.57%) Git (software)
8 298 (29.19%) MySQL
9 265 (25.95%) Linux
10 245 (24.00%) Java
11 237 (23.21%) jQuery
12 223 (21.84%) Scrum
13 219 (21.45%) PHP
14 196 (19.20%) Python
15 173 (16.94%) HTML5
16 171 (16.75%) .NET
17 169 (16.55%) OO
18 167 (16.36%) Open Source
19 155 (15.18%) E-Commerce
20 153 (14.99%) BDD
21 149 (14.59%) MongoDB
21 149 (14.59%) Degree
21 149 (14.59%) SQL
21 149 (14.59%) AngularJS
22 133 (13.03%) Node.js
23 132 (12.93%) C#
23 132 (12.93%) NoSQL
24 131 (12.83%) Software Engineering
25 128 (12.54%) PostgreSQL
26 126 (12.34%) MVC

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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
1 133 (13.03%) Node.js
2 56 (5.48%) Apache
3 52 (5.09%) nginx
3 52 (5.09%) Elasticsearch
4 20 (1.96%) WordPress
5 18 (1.76%) CMS
6 17 (1.67%) Drupal
7 14 (1.37%) Tomcat
8 8 (0.78%) IIS
8 8 (0.78%) ColdFusion
9 7 (0.69%) Umbraco
9 7 (0.69%) Apache Solr
9 7 (0.69%) Apache ServiceMix
10 5 (0.49%) Mule
11 4 (0.39%) Jetty
11 4 (0.39%) SAS
12 3 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.29%) Cloud Foundry
12 3 (0.29%) CloudStack
12 3 (0.29%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 18 (1.76%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.49%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.098%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.098%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (1.08%) Shopify
2 5 (0.49%) Magento
3 1 (0.098%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 94 (9.21%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (4.60%) SaaS
3 30 (2.94%) Heroku
4 22 (2.15%) GitHub
5 17 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (0.78%) Google Analytics
9 7 (0.69%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.49%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (0.49%) MailChimp
11 4 (0.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 4 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.20%) Trello
12 2 (0.20%) Force.com
12 2 (0.20%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.20%) PaaS
13 1 (0.098%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.098%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.86%) HTTP
2 15 (1.47%) VoIP
3 14 (1.37%) Firewall
4 11 (1.08%) Internet
5 6 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (0.49%) DHCP
7 4 (0.39%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.39%) Kerberos
7 4 (0.39%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.39%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (0.29%) Skype
8 3 (0.29%) LDAP
8 3 (0.29%) Wireless
9 2 (0.20%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.20%) VPN
9 2 (0.20%) DNS
10 1 (0.098%) Intranet
10 1 (0.098%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.098%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 298 (29.19%) MySQL
2 149 (14.59%) MongoDB
3 132 (12.93%) NoSQL
4 128 (12.54%) PostgreSQL
5 123 (12.05%) Redis
6 71 (6.95%) SQL Server
7 52 (5.09%) Apache Cassandra
8 48 (4.70%) Relational Database
9 37 (3.62%) SQL Server 2008
10 35 (3.43%) Big Data
11 32 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
12 20 (1.96%) RDBMS
13 12 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
14 11 (1.08%) CouchDB
15 9 (0.88%) Datomic
16 7 (0.69%) Oracle Database
16 7 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 7 (0.69%) Hadoop
16 7 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 5 (0.49%) Riak
Development Applications
1 353 (34.57%) Git (software)
2 115 (11.26%) RSpec
3 87 (8.52%) Cucumber
4 84 (8.23%) Subversion
5 54 (5.29%) Selenium
6 48 (4.70%) Jenkins
7 41 (4.02%) Team Foundation Server
8 36 (3.53%) Jasmine
9 32 (3.13%) Xcode
10 30 (2.94%) Visual Studio
11 28 (2.74%) Moq
12 27 (2.64%) Hudson
13 23 (2.25%) ReSharper
14 21 (2.06%) Robotium
14 21 (2.06%) Android Studio
14 21 (2.06%) Appium
14 21 (2.06%) Gradle
15 17 (1.67%) Grunt
16 13 (1.27%) JMeter
17 11 (1.08%) CruiseControl
General
1 47 (4.60%) Marketing
2 38 (3.72%) Finance
3 24 (2.35%) Retail
4 23 (2.25%) Games
5 16 (1.57%) Advertising
6 12 (1.18%) Law
7 10 (0.98%) Back Office
8 9 (0.88%) Billing
9 6 (0.59%) Publishing
10 3 (0.29%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.20%) Legal
11 2 (0.20%) Banking
11 2 (0.20%) French Language
11 2 (0.20%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.098%) iGaming
12 1 (0.098%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.098%) Automotive
12 1 (0.098%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.098%) Electronics
12 1 (0.098%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 800 (78.35%) Developer
2 236 (23.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 228 (22.33%) Ruby Developer
4 171 (16.75%) Senior Developer
5 86 (8.42%) Web Developer
6 50 (4.90%) Front-End Developer
7 47 (4.60%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
7 47 (4.60%) Full Stack Developer
8 43 (4.21%) Software Developer
9 42 (4.11%) Java Developer
10 40 (3.92%) Software Engineer
11 39 (3.82%) Lead Developer
12 34 (3.33%) Junior
12 34 (3.33%) .NET Developer
13 26 (2.55%) Junior Developer
14 23 (2.25%) Architect
14 23 (2.25%) Android Developer
14 23 (2.25%) DevOps Engineer
15 22 (2.15%) Senior Software Engineer
16 21 (2.06%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 450 (44.07%) HTML
2 445 (43.58%) CSS
3 237 (23.21%) jQuery
4 173 (16.94%) HTML5
5 171 (16.75%) .NET
6 149 (14.59%) AngularJS
7 123 (12.05%) CSS3
8 113 (11.07%) ASP.NET
8 113 (11.07%) Backbone.js
9 98 (9.60%) Web Services
10 95 (9.30%) Sass
11 90 (8.81%) Ember.js
12 88 (8.62%) XML
13 84 (8.23%) REST
14 72 (7.05%) Django
15 64 (6.27%) RESTful
16 49 (4.80%) JSON
17 46 (4.51%) Ajax
18 45 (4.41%) KnockoutJS
19 41 (4.02%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 167 (16.36%) Open Source
2 125 (12.24%) User Experience
3 117 (11.46%) Computer Science
4 69 (6.76%) Mobile App
5 33 (3.23%) iPhone
6 29 (2.84%) iPad
7 25 (2.45%) Social Media
8 21 (2.06%) Visualisation
9 18 (1.76%) Algorithms
9 18 (1.76%) Replication
10 14 (1.37%) Blog
11 13 (1.27%) Mathematics
11 13 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (1.18%) Data Structures
12 12 (1.18%) Semantic Web
13 11 (1.08%) Statistics
14 10 (0.98%) LIMS
14 10 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (0.98%) Public Cloud
15 9 (0.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 265 (25.95%) Linux
2 109 (10.68%) Apple iOS
3 98 (9.60%) Android
4 82 (8.03%) Windows
5 73 (7.15%) Mac OS X
6 56 (5.48%) UNIX
7 43 (4.21%) Ubuntu
8 8 (0.78%) CentOS
8 8 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.69%) Windows Mobile
10 6 (0.59%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.49%) Debian
12 4 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.39%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.39%) Windows Phone
12 4 (0.39%) CoreOS
13 2 (0.20%) Windows CE
13 2 (0.20%) Solaris
14 1 (0.098%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 506 (49.56%) Agile Software Development
2 399 (39.08%) TDD
3 223 (21.84%) Scrum
4 169 (16.55%) OO
5 155 (15.18%) E-Commerce
6 153 (14.99%) BDD
7 131 (12.83%) Software Engineering
8 126 (12.34%) MVC
9 92 (9.01%) DevOps
10 87 (8.52%) Web Development
11 79 (7.74%) Continuous Integration
12 63 (6.17%) Android Development
12 63 (6.17%) iOS Development
13 58 (5.68%) Responsive Web Design
14 53 (5.19%) OOP
15 49 (4.80%) OOD
15 49 (4.80%) Pair Programming
15 49 (4.80%) Multithreading
16 46 (4.51%) Memory Management
17 39 (3.82%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 967 (94.71%) Ruby
2 525 (51.42%) JavaScript
3 245 (24.00%) Java
4 219 (21.45%) PHP
5 196 (19.20%) Python
6 149 (14.59%) SQL
7 132 (12.93%) C#
8 60 (5.88%) Perl
9 54 (5.29%) C++
10 52 (5.09%) Shell Script
11 46 (4.51%) Objective-C
12 33 (3.23%) Bash Shell
13 27 (2.64%) VB.NET
14 22 (2.15%) CoffeeScript
15 21 (2.06%) C
15 21 (2.06%) Go
16 20 (1.96%) Apple Swift
16 20 (1.96%) VB
17 17 (1.67%) Scala
18 12 (1.18%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 149 (14.59%) Degree
2 7 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (0.49%) CCNA
3 5 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (0.39%) LPIC
4 4 (0.39%) ISTQB
4 4 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.098%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (3.82%) QA
2 7 (0.69%) SLA
3 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.098%) WCAG
System Software
1 18 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (1.57%) Docker
3 13 (1.27%) KVM
4 9 (0.88%) GlusterFS
4 9 (0.88%) Varnish
5 4 (0.39%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.29%) XenServer
7 1 (0.098%) vSphere
7 1 (0.098%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.098%) NFS
7 1 (0.098%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.098%) Samba
7 1 (0.098%) Xen
Systems Management
1 101 (9.89%) Puppet
2 57 (5.58%) Opscode Chef
3 55 (5.39%) Ansible
4 15 (1.47%) Salt
5 12 (1.18%) Vagrant
6 11 (1.08%) Nagios
7 9 (0.88%) Capistrano
8 7 (0.69%) HAProxy
9 5 (0.49%) CA LISA
9 5 (0.49%) Cacti
9 5 (0.49%) Graphite
9 5 (0.49%) logstash
10 4 (0.39%) Kibana
11 3 (0.29%) Mesos
12 1 (0.098%) Rsyslog
12 1 (0.098%) collectd
12 1 (0.098%) StatsD
Vendors
1 29 (2.84%) Microsoft
2 27 (2.64%) VMware
3 24 (2.35%) Oracle
4 22 (2.15%) Google
5 21 (2.06%) Zend
6 17 (1.67%) Red Hat
7 16 (1.57%) Apple
8 13 (1.27%) Facebook
9 10 (0.98%) Twitter
10 9 (0.88%) Rackspace
10 9 (0.88%) HP
11 8 (0.78%) IBM
12 6 (0.59%) Cisco
12 6 (0.59%) PayPal
13 5 (0.49%) Riverbed
13 5 (0.49%) SaltStack
13 5 (0.49%) AppDynamics
13 5 (0.49%) Pega
13 5 (0.49%) CA
13 5 (0.49%) SEEBURGER
City, London
We Got Coders
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting Ltd
Salary: Maximum £45k + Bonus, Benefits + Superb Pension (12% Non-Contributory!
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and comprehensive benefit
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Surrey
Explore Group
Salary: Bonus, Pension, healthcare
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Explore Group
Salary: Part Remote
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Explore Group
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Explore Group
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Explore Group
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Venn Group
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bens, bonus, equity
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Holiday, flex working, equipment, te
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago