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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 513 429 359
Rank change year-on-year
-84 -70
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 447 582 814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.53% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.07% 1.30% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 379 510 749
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
41868 44748 47866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.80% 40.88% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 35962 38335 42431
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 27 November 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 27 November 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 -99 418 £47,500 +5.55% 77
London -6 289 £50,000 -4.76% 51
City of London +42 78 £50,000 - 15
South East -51 53 £43,750 +9.37% 7
East of England -7 30 £38,000 -15.55% 5
Scotland -3 23 £55,000 +15.78% 6
Surrey -4 20 £42,500 +9.67% 2
Glasgow +13 19 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Cambridgeshire +20 18 £38,000 - 4
Berkshire +3 18 £35,000 -30.00%
Cambridge - 18 £38,000 - 4
South West -24 15 £38,750 -3.12% 3
West Midlands -59 14 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Warwickshire -20 12 £35,000 -22.22% 1
North West -26 9 £37,500 +9.48% 5
Poole -7 8 £40,000 - 1
Dorset -24 8 £40,000 - 1
Wokingham - 8 £32,500 -
Manchester -28 7 £75,000 +114.28% 4
Buckinghamshire -4 6 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Farnham - 6 £42,500 - 1
Milton Keynes +5 5 £47,500 +102.12% 1
Stratford-upon-Avon -1 5 £32,500 -7.14%
Slough -6 5 £55,000 -21.42%
Hertfordshire -20 5 £37,500 -16.66%
East Midlands +18 4 £50,000 +69.49% 1
Somerset +5 4 £38,750 +55.00% 1
Bath +3 4 £38,750 +55.00% 1
Edinburgh -14 4 £35,000 -26.31% 3
Hampshire -16 4 £45,000 -10.00% 2

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 987 (97.34%) Ruby
2 636 (62.72%) JavaScript
3 585 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
4 500 (49.31%) HTML
5 470 (46.35%) CSS
6 425 (41.91%) TDD
7 381 (37.57%) Git (software)
8 295 (29.09%) MySQL
9 285 (28.11%) jQuery
10 274 (27.02%) OO
11 261 (25.74%) Linux
12 260 (25.64%) HTML5
13 247 (24.36%) E-Commerce
14 245 (24.16%) BDD
15 236 (23.27%) Open Source
15 236 (23.27%) Java
16 226 (22.29%) MongoDB
17 215 (21.20%) Python
18 202 (19.92%) Node.js
19 199 (19.63%) PHP
20 191 (18.84%) CSS3
21 189 (18.64%) AngularJS
22 187 (18.44%) NoSQL
23 181 (17.85%) PostgreSQL
24 178 (17.55%) Redis
25 171 (16.86%) User Experience
26 170 (16.77%) Software Engineering
27 169 (16.67%) Scrum
28 164 (16.17%) Degree
29 162 (15.98%) Backbone.js

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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
1 202 (19.92%) Node.js
2 79 (7.79%) nginx
3 72 (7.10%) Apache
4 71 (7.00%) Elasticsearch
5 69 (6.80%) WordPress
6 31 (3.06%) Apache Solr
7 24 (2.37%) CMS
8 17 (1.68%) Drupal
9 16 (1.58%) OpenStack
10 13 (1.28%) Tomcat
11 6 (0.59%) JBoss
12 5 (0.49%) Cloud Foundry
13 4 (0.39%) IIS
13 4 (0.39%) Documentum
13 4 (0.39%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.30%) ColdFusion
15 2 (0.20%) Apache Pig
15 2 (0.20%) GlassFish
15 2 (0.20%) Plone
16 1 (0.099%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (1.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (0.39%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.20%) MS Office
3 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 44 (4.34%) Shopify
2 21 (2.07%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.39%) Optimost
4 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.099%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 88 (8.68%) GitHub
2 53 (5.23%) SaaS
3 50 (4.93%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
5 24 (2.37%) Heroku
6 18 (1.78%) Amazon S3
7 14 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.59%) Force.com
9 5 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.39%) PaaS
11 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
11 2 (0.20%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.20%) Office 365
11 2 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.20%) Trello
12 1 (0.099%) ElastiCache
12 1 (0.099%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 1 (0.099%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.86%) Internet
2 22 (2.17%) Firewall
3 13 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (1.18%) DHCP
5 6 (0.59%) Intranet
6 5 (0.49%) LTE
6 5 (0.49%) 3G
6 5 (0.49%) HTTP
7 4 (0.39%) Wireless
8 3 (0.30%) DNS
9 2 (0.20%) 4G
10 1 (0.099%) IPv4
10 1 (0.099%) IPv6
10 1 (0.099%) SSH
10 1 (0.099%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 295 (29.09%) MySQL
2 226 (22.29%) MongoDB
3 187 (18.44%) NoSQL
4 181 (17.85%) PostgreSQL
5 178 (17.55%) Redis
6 81 (7.99%) Apache Cassandra
7 49 (4.83%) Relational Database
8 37 (3.65%) Big Data
9 30 (2.96%) RDBMS
10 18 (1.78%) SQL Server
11 12 (1.18%) Hadoop
12 9 (0.89%) CouchDB
13 7 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.49%) SQLite
15 4 (0.39%) Oracle Database
16 3 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
16 3 (0.30%) BigQuery
16 3 (0.30%) Pentaho
16 3 (0.30%) Apache Hive
17 2 (0.20%) HBase
Development Applications
1 381 (37.57%) Git (software)
2 153 (15.09%) RSpec
3 151 (14.89%) Cucumber
4 93 (9.17%) Jenkins
5 77 (7.59%) Jasmine
6 73 (7.20%) Hudson
7 56 (5.52%) Subversion
8 52 (5.13%) CruiseControl
9 35 (3.45%) Eclipse
10 30 (2.96%) Selenium
11 20 (1.97%) Mercurial
12 17 (1.68%) TeamCity
13 16 (1.58%) Maven
14 14 (1.38%) Xcode
14 14 (1.38%) PhantomJS
15 12 (1.18%) Ant
16 11 (1.08%) ReSharper
16 11 (1.08%) WATIR
16 11 (1.08%) Capybara
17 10 (0.99%) NUnit
General
1 108 (10.65%) Marketing
2 61 (6.02%) Retail
3 52 (5.13%) Finance
4 30 (2.96%) Games
5 18 (1.78%) Advertising
5 18 (1.78%) Publishing
6 12 (1.18%) Law
7 11 (1.08%) Telecoms
8 10 (0.99%) Music Industry
9 8 (0.79%) Back Office
9 8 (0.79%) Automotive
10 3 (0.30%) Banking
10 3 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.30%) iGaming
11 2 (0.20%) German Language
11 2 (0.20%) Electronics
11 2 (0.20%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.20%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.099%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.099%) Billing
Job Titles
1 769 (75.84%) Developer
2 253 (24.95%) Ruby Developer
3 189 (18.64%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 107 (10.55%) Senior Developer
5 79 (7.79%) Web Developer
6 77 (7.59%) Java Developer
7 49 (4.83%) Architect
8 47 (4.64%) Front-End Developer
9 43 (4.24%) PHP Developer
10 30 (2.96%) DevOps Engineer
11 28 (2.76%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
11 28 (2.76%) Software Developer
11 28 (2.76%) Software Engineer
12 24 (2.37%) Junior
13 23 (2.27%) Administrator
14 22 (2.17%) Senior Java Developer
15 21 (2.07%) Systems Administrator
16 18 (1.78%) Lead Developer
17 17 (1.68%) Graduate
17 17 (1.68%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 500 (49.31%) HTML
2 470 (46.35%) CSS
3 285 (28.11%) jQuery
4 260 (25.64%) HTML5
5 191 (18.84%) CSS3
6 189 (18.64%) AngularJS
7 162 (15.98%) Backbone.js
8 139 (13.71%) REST
9 117 (11.54%) Web Services
10 107 (10.55%) RESTful
11 104 (10.26%) Sass
12 93 (9.17%) Ember.js
13 90 (8.88%) Django
13 90 (8.88%) JSON
14 88 (8.68%) KnockoutJS
15 70 (6.90%) XML
16 55 (5.42%) Ext JS
17 46 (4.54%) LESS
18 44 (4.34%) .NET
19 42 (4.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 236 (23.27%) Open Source
2 171 (16.86%) User Experience
3 152 (14.99%) Computer Science
4 81 (7.99%) Mobile App
5 31 (3.06%) Algorithms
6 28 (2.76%) Blog
7 21 (2.07%) Blackberry
8 19 (1.87%) Statistics
9 17 (1.68%) Mathematics
9 17 (1.68%) Social Network
10 15 (1.48%) Replication
11 14 (1.38%) Digital Media
12 13 (1.28%) iPad
12 13 (1.28%) iPhone
12 13 (1.28%) Visualisation
13 12 (1.18%) Streaming Video
14 10 (0.99%) Data Structures
15 9 (0.89%) Informatics
16 8 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 8 (0.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 261 (25.74%) Linux
2 91 (8.97%) Apple iOS
3 85 (8.38%) Android
4 48 (4.73%) Windows
5 46 (4.54%) UNIX
6 31 (3.06%) Ubuntu
7 16 (1.58%) Mac OS X
8 14 (1.38%) Solaris
8 14 (1.38%) CentOS
9 11 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.39%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.39%) Debian
10 4 (0.39%) Fedora
11 3 (0.30%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.099%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.099%) openSUSE
12 1 (0.099%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 585 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 425 (41.91%) TDD
3 274 (27.02%) OO
4 247 (24.36%) E-Commerce
5 245 (24.16%) BDD
6 170 (16.77%) Software Engineering
7 169 (16.67%) Scrum
8 160 (15.78%) MVC
9 118 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
10 113 (11.14%) DevOps
11 103 (10.16%) OOD
12 89 (8.78%) Web Development
13 66 (6.51%) Pair Programming
14 65 (6.41%) Business Development
15 61 (6.02%) OOP
16 54 (5.33%) iOS Development
17 47 (4.64%) UX Design
18 45 (4.44%) Android Development
19 44 (4.34%) Analytics
20 36 (3.55%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 987 (97.34%) Ruby
2 636 (62.72%) JavaScript
3 236 (23.27%) Java
4 215 (21.20%) Python
5 199 (19.63%) PHP
6 106 (10.45%) SQL
7 67 (6.61%) C#
8 59 (5.82%) Perl
9 56 (5.52%) CoffeeScript
10 52 (5.13%) C++
11 44 (4.34%) Golang
12 28 (2.76%) Scala
13 24 (2.37%) Bash Shell
14 21 (2.07%) Objective-C
15 14 (1.38%) Haskell
16 11 (1.08%) C
17 10 (0.99%) RubyMotion
18 9 (0.89%) PHP5
19 8 (0.79%) AWK
19 8 (0.79%) sed
Qualifications
1 164 (16.17%) Degree
2 13 (1.28%) CCNA
2 13 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.20%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.099%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.099%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.37%) QA
2 4 (0.39%) SLA
3 1 (0.099%) WAI
System Software
1 24 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (1.78%) KVM
3 8 (0.79%) XenServer
4 5 (0.49%) Docker
5 4 (0.39%) Varnish
5 4 (0.39%) Xen
6 2 (0.20%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.099%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.099%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.099%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 96 (9.47%) Puppet
2 57 (5.62%) Opscode Chef
3 51 (5.03%) Ansible
4 22 (2.17%) Capistrano
5 16 (1.58%) Salt
6 13 (1.28%) Nagios
7 12 (1.18%) HAProxy
8 3 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.20%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.099%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.099%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.099%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 48 (4.73%) Google
2 26 (2.56%) VMware
3 25 (2.47%) Twitter
4 24 (2.37%) Rackspace
4 24 (2.37%) Zend
5 23 (2.27%) Red Hat
6 21 (2.07%) HP
7 19 (1.87%) Oracle
8 15 (1.48%) Facebook
9 14 (1.38%) Cisco
9 14 (1.38%) Sony
10 12 (1.18%) Apple
10 12 (1.18%) Microsoft
10 12 (1.18%) Riverbed
11 11 (1.08%) ProCurve
12 10 (0.99%) Toshiba
13 9 (0.89%) Sybase
14 7 (0.69%) Perforce
14 7 (0.69%) Percona
15 5 (0.49%) Adobe
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