The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Ruby on Rails Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank 884 843 845
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Ruby on Rails Developer 15 30 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.028% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.030% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 15 30 44
Average salary £70,000 £52,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -2.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Ruby on Rails Developer within the UK.

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Ruby on Rails Developer over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Ruby on Rails Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 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
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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 -49 15 £70,000 +33.33%
London -17 10 £75,000 +42.85%
South East -18 4 £52,500 -2.32%
Milton Keynes - 4 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £52,500 -
City of London -7 3 £70,000 +33.33%
South Yorkshire - 1 £35,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £35,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £35,500 -

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title 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 with Senior Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title.

1 39 (100.00%) Ruby
1 39 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (41.03%) TDD
4 15 (38.46%) E-Commerce
4 15 (38.46%) HTML
4 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 15 (38.46%) CSS
5 12 (30.77%) jQuery
6 11 (28.21%) BDD
7 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
7 10 (25.64%) Mobile App
7 10 (25.64%) Linux
7 10 (25.64%) Scrum
8 9 (23.08%) Jenkins
8 9 (23.08%) REST
8 9 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (23.08%) Hudson
9 6 (15.38%) SaaS
9 6 (15.38%) Finance
10 5 (12.82%) OO
11 4 (10.26%) Degree
11 4 (10.26%) NoSQL
12 3 (7.69%) RESTful
12 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
12 3 (7.69%) MySQL
13 2 (5.13%) OOP
13 2 (5.13%) SOAP
13 2 (5.13%) SQL
13 2 (5.13%) Computer Science

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title 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 with Senior Ruby on Rails Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) IIS
1 1 (2.56%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (10.26%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.69%) MySQL
4 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
2 9 (23.08%) Hudson
2 9 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.13%) Capybara
5 1 (2.56%) Subversion
5 1 (2.56%) RSpec
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 15 (38.46%) HTML
2 15 (38.46%) CSS
3 12 (30.77%) jQuery
4 9 (23.08%) REST
5 3 (7.69%) RESTful
6 2 (5.13%) SOAP
7 1 (2.56%) CSS3
7 1 (2.56%) Resque
7 1 (2.56%) HTML5
7 1 (2.56%) Memcached
7 1 (2.56%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (2.56%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) Open Source
3 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (41.03%) TDD
3 15 (38.46%) E-Commerce
4 11 (28.21%) BDD
5 10 (25.64%) Scrum
6 5 (12.82%) OO
7 2 (5.13%) OOP
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.56%) Web Development
8 1 (2.56%) Kanban
8 1 (2.56%) Pair Programming
8 1 (2.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) Ruby
2 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.13%) SQL
4 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Capistrano
1 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef