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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Rank 882 858 829
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Ruby on Rails Developer 15 32 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.029% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.031% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 54
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.34%

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
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 6 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 19 December 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 -16 15 £60,000 +9.09%
London +18 14 £60,000 +14.28%
City of London +31 1 £70,000 +33.33%
South East +2 1 £50,000 -16.66%
Surrey -6 1 £50,000 -16.66%
Farnham - 1 £50,000 -

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 30 (100.00%) Ruby
1 30 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (40.00%) Open Source
4 11 (36.67%) HTML
4 11 (36.67%) CSS
4 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
5 10 (33.33%) PHP
5 10 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 9 (30.00%) Market Research
6 9 (30.00%) RubyMine
7 7 (23.33%) TDD
8 6 (20.00%) SaaS
8 6 (20.00%) Finance
9 4 (13.33%) Java
9 4 (13.33%) HTML5
9 4 (13.33%) CSS3
10 3 (10.00%) Web Design
10 3 (10.00%) Linux
10 3 (10.00%) Pair Programming
10 3 (10.00%) BDD
10 3 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (10.00%) OO
10 3 (10.00%) MySQL
11 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
11 2 (6.67%) OOP
11 2 (6.67%) Degree
11 2 (6.67%) jQuery
12 1 (3.33%) RESTful
12 1 (3.33%) Games

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (3.33%) IIS
1 1 (3.33%) Apache
1 1 (3.33%) CMS
1 1 (3.33%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) RubyMine
2 1 (3.33%) JUnit
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) RSpec
2 1 (3.33%) Mockito
2 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 11 (36.67%) HTML
2 11 (36.67%) CSS
3 4 (13.33%) HTML5
3 4 (13.33%) CSS3
4 2 (6.67%) jQuery
5 1 (3.33%) RESTful
5 1 (3.33%) Web Services
5 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Open Source
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 9 (30.00%) Market Research
4 7 (23.33%) TDD
5 3 (10.00%) Pair Programming
5 3 (10.00%) OO
5 3 (10.00%) BDD
5 3 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (10.00%) Web Design
6 2 (6.67%) OOP
7 1 (3.33%) Workflow
7 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.33%) Web Development
7 1 (3.33%) Web Application Development
7 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Ruby
2 11 (36.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (33.33%) PHP
4 4 (13.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Capistrano
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef