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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 452 474 452
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -22
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 591 582 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.60% 0.55% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.56% 1.44% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 537 500 560
Median salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

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
37811 40469 47899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.46% 37.93% 40.08%
Number of salaries quoted 32762 34598 40946
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median 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 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Ruby on Rails as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails within the UK over the 3 months to 31 May 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
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statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +16 568 £55,000 +10.00% 94
London +38 359 £60,000 +4.34% 55
South East +31 116 £40,000 -20.00% 11
City of London +13 55 £55,000 -8.33% 11
Hampshire +26 52 £32,000 -36.00% 5
North West +25 32 £40,000 +9.58% 7
Manchester +14 28 £39,000 +11.42% 6
Oxfordshire +3 27 £55,000 +83.33% 2
Basingstoke +22 25 £30,000 -33.33% 3
West Midlands +9 23 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Oxford +9 20 £60,000 +100.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +22 17 £53,000 +32.50% 1
Scotland -2 17 £50,000 +49.25% 6
Birmingham -4 17 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Milton Keynes +34 16 £53,000 +32.50% 1
Glasgow -6 13 £46,250 +42.30% 2
Farnborough +4 12 £21,500 -59.04%
East of England -4 11 £62,500 +38.88% 2
Kent - 10 £64,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells - 10 £64,000 - 1
South West 0 8 £27,500 -6.77% 3
Hertfordshire +9 7 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Portsmouth +8 7 £33,500 -29.47%
North East -1 7 £36,500 -2.66%
Yorkshire -17 7 £50,000 +53.84% 3
Southampton - 7 £40,000 - 1
South Yorkshire +24 6 £50,000 +66.66% 3
Sheffield +17 6 £50,000 +66.66% 2
Tyne and Wear - 6 £40,500 -
Canary Wharf - 6 £65,000 -

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 1045 (99.33%) Ruby
2 646 (61.41%) JavaScript
3 460 (43.73%) CSS
4 459 (43.63%) HTML
5 428 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
6 368 (34.98%) TDD
7 307 (29.18%) AngularJS
8 276 (26.24%) MySQL
9 267 (25.38%) Python
10 257 (24.43%) Linux
11 254 (24.14%) Java
12 235 (22.34%) Git (software)
13 230 (21.86%) PHP
14 185 (17.59%) Web Development
15 173 (16.44%) BDD
16 166 (15.78%) jQuery
17 163 (15.49%) Amazon AWS
18 162 (15.40%) Scrum
19 159 (15.11%) PostgreSQL
20 150 (14.26%) RSpec
21 149 (14.16%) HTML5
22 142 (13.50%) Degree
23 139 (13.21%) SQL
24 136 (12.93%) OO
25 128 (12.17%) .NET
26 123 (11.69%) DevOps
27 116 (11.03%) Ember.js
27 116 (11.03%) Node.js
28 115 (10.93%) Front End Development
29 111 (10.55%) Computer Science

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 116 (11.03%) Node.js
2 72 (6.84%) Elasticsearch
3 49 (4.66%) Apache
4 22 (2.09%) nginx
5 21 (2.00%) Tomcat
6 20 (1.90%) Cloud Foundry
7 18 (1.71%) WordPress
8 17 (1.62%) CMS
9 13 (1.24%) Drupal
10 11 (1.05%) Apache Spark
11 8 (0.76%) SharePoint
11 8 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (0.67%) JBoss
13 6 (0.57%) Apache Pig
14 5 (0.48%) Apache Solr
14 5 (0.48%) OpenStack
14 5 (0.48%) TorqueBox
15 4 (0.38%) Joomla!
15 4 (0.38%) WebSphere
16 3 (0.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 27 (2.57%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.86%) MS Office
3 5 (0.48%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.095%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.095%) Blender
6 1 (0.095%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 12 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.57%) Magento
3 3 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.19%) Shopify
5 1 (0.095%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.095%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 163 (15.49%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (8.37%) GitHub
3 68 (6.46%) Heroku
4 38 (3.61%) SaaS
5 30 (2.85%) Amazon EC2
6 22 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
7 21 (2.00%) Route 53
8 15 (1.43%) Amazon S3
9 10 (0.95%) Amazon ELB
9 10 (0.95%) SoftLayer
9 10 (0.95%) Sumo Logic
10 8 (0.76%) Office 365
11 7 (0.67%) CloudFront
11 7 (0.67%) Google Analytics
11 7 (0.67%) PaaS
12 4 (0.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 4 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (0.29%) AWS OpsWorks
13 3 (0.29%) Force.com
13 3 (0.29%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 32 (3.04%) HTTP
2 19 (1.81%) SNMP
2 19 (1.81%) VPN
3 13 (1.24%) TCP/IP
4 12 (1.14%) DNS
5 10 (0.95%) SSL
5 10 (0.95%) Wireless
6 9 (0.86%) Diameter Protocol
7 8 (0.76%) LAN
7 8 (0.76%) WAN
8 7 (0.67%) Internet
9 6 (0.57%) SSH
10 5 (0.48%) VoIP
11 4 (0.38%) LDAP
11 4 (0.38%) SMS
12 3 (0.29%) BGP
12 3 (0.29%) Ethernet
12 3 (0.29%) Intranet
12 3 (0.29%) OSPF
12 3 (0.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (26.24%) MySQL
2 159 (15.11%) PostgreSQL
3 67 (6.37%) Redis
4 56 (5.32%) Relational Database
5 48 (4.56%) SQL Server
6 47 (4.47%) MongoDB
7 37 (3.52%) NoSQL
8 35 (3.33%) Hadoop
9 34 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
10 31 (2.95%) Big Data
11 18 (1.71%) RDBMS
12 13 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (1.14%) Amazon Redshift
14 9 (0.86%) RavenDB
14 9 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 8 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (0.57%) Data Mining
16 6 (0.57%) Firebird
17 5 (0.48%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 235 (22.34%) Git (software)
2 150 (14.26%) RSpec
3 92 (8.75%) Cucumber
4 84 (7.98%) Jenkins
5 26 (2.47%) Vagrant
6 24 (2.28%) Selenium
7 23 (2.19%) Subversion
8 21 (2.00%) Capybara
9 19 (1.81%) JIRA
10 14 (1.33%) Maven
11 13 (1.24%) Bundler
11 13 (1.24%) RubyGems
12 11 (1.05%) JUnit
13 10 (0.95%) GitLab
13 10 (0.95%) Grunt
14 9 (0.86%) gulp
14 9 (0.86%) Jasmine
14 9 (0.86%) NUnit
15 7 (0.67%) Ant
16 6 (0.57%) Eclipse
General
1 73 (6.94%) Finance
2 59 (5.61%) Advertising
3 53 (5.04%) Marketing
4 43 (4.09%) Games
5 34 (3.23%) Law
5 34 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 16 (1.52%) Financial Institution
7 15 (1.43%) Retail
8 8 (0.76%) Banking
9 5 (0.48%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.38%) Music Industry
11 3 (0.29%) Electronics
11 3 (0.29%) Legal
12 2 (0.19%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.19%) Publishing
13 1 (0.095%) Back Office
13 1 (0.095%) French Language
13 1 (0.095%) German Language
13 1 (0.095%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.095%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 781 (74.24%) Developer
2 303 (28.80%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 253 (24.05%) Ruby Developer
4 161 (15.30%) Senior Developer
5 89 (8.46%) JavaScript Developer
6 84 (7.98%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
7 68 (6.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 68 (6.46%) Java Developer
8 63 (5.99%) Senior Ruby Developer
9 58 (5.51%) Software Engineer
10 55 (5.23%) Ruby Engineer
11 53 (5.04%) Lead Developer
12 47 (4.47%) .NET Developer
12 47 (4.47%) Software Developer
13 46 (4.37%) Full Stack Developer
13 46 (4.37%) Web Developer
14 44 (4.18%) Angular Developer
15 36 (3.42%) C# Developer
15 36 (3.42%) PHP Developer
16 34 (3.23%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 460 (43.73%) CSS
2 459 (43.63%) HTML
3 307 (29.18%) AngularJS
4 166 (15.78%) jQuery
5 149 (14.16%) HTML5
6 128 (12.17%) .NET
7 116 (11.03%) Ember.js
8 105 (9.98%) React
9 103 (9.79%) CSS3
10 99 (9.41%) REST
11 93 (8.84%) Sass
12 77 (7.32%) XML
13 74 (7.03%) Web Services
14 69 (6.56%) Django
14 69 (6.56%) JSON
15 61 (5.80%) Backbone.js
16 60 (5.70%) ASP.NET
17 49 (4.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 46 (4.37%) RESTful
19 43 (4.09%) Haml
Miscellaneous
1 111 (10.55%) Computer Science
2 110 (10.46%) User Experience
3 69 (6.56%) Mobile App
4 64 (6.08%) Enterprise Software
5 35 (3.33%) Fintech
6 23 (2.19%) Mathematics
7 21 (2.00%) Visualisation
8 13 (1.24%) Mobile Payment
9 12 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (1.05%) Statistics
11 10 (0.95%) Cryptography
11 10 (0.95%) PKI
12 9 (0.86%) Physics
13 8 (0.76%) Digital Media
13 8 (0.76%) RIA
14 7 (0.67%) Algorithms
14 7 (0.67%) Public Cloud
15 6 (0.57%) Artificial Intelligence
16 5 (0.48%) BBC
16 5 (0.48%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 257 (24.43%) Linux
2 63 (5.99%) Windows
3 56 (5.32%) Apple iOS
4 51 (4.85%) Unix
5 47 (4.47%) Android
6 45 (4.28%) Ubuntu
7 17 (1.62%) Windows Server
8 13 (1.24%) Mac OS X
9 12 (1.14%) CoreOS
10 8 (0.76%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.48%) Debian
11 5 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.29%) AIX
12 3 (0.29%) CentOS
12 3 (0.29%) Solaris
13 2 (0.19%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.095%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 428 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
2 368 (34.98%) TDD
3 185 (17.59%) Web Development
4 173 (16.44%) BDD
5 162 (15.40%) Scrum
6 136 (12.93%) OO
7 123 (11.69%) DevOps
8 115 (10.93%) Front End Development
9 107 (10.17%) MVC
10 98 (9.32%) Continuous Integration
11 91 (8.65%) Open Source
12 82 (7.79%) Software Engineering
13 74 (7.03%) E-Commerce
14 70 (6.65%) OOP
15 68 (6.46%) Data Protection
16 60 (5.70%) OOD
17 58 (5.51%) SOA
18 53 (5.04%) Kanban
19 47 (4.47%) Analytics
20 46 (4.37%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1045 (99.33%) Ruby
2 646 (61.41%) JavaScript
3 267 (25.38%) Python
4 254 (24.14%) Java
5 230 (21.86%) PHP
6 139 (13.21%) SQL
7 110 (10.46%) C#
8 75 (7.13%) C++
9 68 (6.46%) Perl
10 57 (5.42%) CoffeeScript
11 42 (3.99%) Bash Shell
12 34 (3.23%) C
13 28 (2.66%) Go
14 23 (2.19%) ES6
15 21 (2.00%) Scala
16 16 (1.52%) T-SQL
17 15 (1.43%) Shell Script
18 14 (1.33%) PowerShell
19 12 (1.14%) Objective-C
20 11 (1.05%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 142 (13.50%) Degree
2 6 (0.57%) PhD
3 4 (0.38%) MCITP
3 4 (0.38%) MCP
3 4 (0.38%) MCTS
3 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.19%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (1.90%) QA
2 1 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.095%) WAI
System Software
1 57 (5.42%) Docker
2 9 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.57%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.57%) Ceph
3 6 (0.57%) Xen
4 5 (0.48%) Dovecot
4 5 (0.48%) HDFS
5 4 (0.38%) KVM
6 3 (0.29%) oVirt
6 3 (0.29%) Postfix
6 3 (0.29%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 105 (9.98%) Puppet
2 39 (3.71%) Opscode Chef
3 24 (2.28%) Nagios
4 23 (2.19%) Ansible
5 14 (1.33%) Capistrano
5 14 (1.33%) HAProxy
6 12 (1.14%) OpenNMS
7 11 (1.05%) Mesos
8 5 (0.48%) Hadoop YARN
9 3 (0.29%) Kubernetes
9 3 (0.29%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.29%) Zenoss
10 1 (0.095%) Salt
Vendors
1 43 (4.09%) Microsoft
2 24 (2.28%) Google
3 12 (1.14%) Snowplow
4 11 (1.05%) Apple
5 10 (0.95%) Splunk
6 9 (0.86%) Facebook
6 9 (0.86%) Oracle
6 9 (0.86%) VMware
7 8 (0.76%) Twitter
8 6 (0.57%) Dell
8 6 (0.57%) New Relic
8 6 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (0.57%) Zend
9 5 (0.48%) SaltStack
10 4 (0.38%) Adobe
10 4 (0.38%) Rackspace
10 4 (0.38%) SAP
11 3 (0.29%) IBM
12 2 (0.19%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.19%) Sun
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £650000 per annum + 10% bonus, shares
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 55k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
QVC
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Very Competitive DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Knowit
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + options
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £23,000 to £27,000 per annum Great benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Buxton, Derbyshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: €60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago