The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 242 217 207
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -10
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 13 5 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.18% 0.094% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 0.24% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 24
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +22.64%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +7.46%
Ruby on Rails
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2652 2114 2488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 35.84% 39.63% 42.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2142 1712 2151
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Yorkshire region.

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Ruby on Rails
Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
South Yorkshire -3 10 £37,500 +15.38%
West Yorkshire -33 3 £40,000 +37.93%
Ruby on Rails
England

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region 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 29 (100.00%) Ruby
2 25 (86.21%) HTML
3 22 (75.86%) MySQL
4 21 (72.41%) CSS
5 19 (65.52%) JavaScript
6 14 (48.28%) Cucumber
7 13 (44.83%) Git (software)
8 12 (41.38%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (37.93%) TDD
9 11 (37.93%) OO
9 11 (37.93%) RSpec
9 11 (37.93%) CoffeeScript
9 11 (37.93%) Opscode Chef
10 10 (34.48%) Puppet
11 9 (31.03%) Twitter
11 9 (31.03%) Linux
12 8 (27.59%) Web Services
12 8 (27.59%) PHP
12 8 (27.59%) Apache Cordova
12 8 (27.59%) Ember.js
12 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
12 8 (27.59%) Backbone.js
12 8 (27.59%) PhoneGap
12 8 (27.59%) Facebook
12 8 (27.59%) RubyMotion
12 8 (27.59%) Open Source
12 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (24.14%) UNIX
13 7 (24.14%) MVC
14 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region 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 2 (6.90%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (75.86%) MySQL
2 12 (41.38%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (20.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.45%) SQLite
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (48.28%) Cucumber
2 13 (44.83%) Git (software)
3 11 (37.93%) RSpec
4 5 (17.24%) JIRA
5 2 (6.90%) Subversion
5 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.45%) Maven
6 1 (3.45%) Ant
6 1 (3.45%) JUnit
6 1 (3.45%) NUnit
6 1 (3.45%) Selenium
6 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
Job Titles
1 26 (89.66%) Developer
2 14 (48.28%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (10.34%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Digital Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) CSS Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) UNIX Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) UNIX Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (86.21%) HTML
2 21 (72.41%) CSS
3 8 (27.59%) Web Services
3 8 (27.59%) PhoneGap
3 8 (27.59%) Backbone.js
3 8 (27.59%) Ember.js
3 8 (27.59%) AngularJS
3 8 (27.59%) Apache Cordova
4 3 (10.34%) Sass
4 3 (10.34%) LESS
5 2 (6.90%) RESTful
5 2 (6.90%) HTML5
5 2 (6.90%) REST
5 2 (6.90%) CSS3
6 1 (3.45%) JDBC
6 1 (3.45%) .NET
6 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.45%) WinForms
6 1 (3.45%) Spring
6 1 (3.45%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Open Source
2 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.79%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.45%) Telematics
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Linux
2 7 (24.14%) UNIX
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) OO
1 11 (37.93%) TDD
2 7 (24.14%) MVC
3 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
4 5 (17.24%) OOP
5 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.90%) DevOps
6 2 (6.90%) B2B
6 2 (6.90%) B2C
6 2 (6.90%) Workflow
6 2 (6.90%) Scrum
7 1 (3.45%) RUP
7 1 (3.45%) DSDM
7 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.45%) AOP
7 1 (3.45%) Web Development
7 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.45%) Kanban
7 1 (3.45%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Ruby
2 19 (65.52%) JavaScript
3 11 (37.93%) CoffeeScript
4 8 (27.59%) RubyMotion
4 8 (27.59%) PHP
5 6 (20.69%) Python
6 5 (17.24%) PHP5
6 5 (17.24%) Perl
7 3 (10.34%) Java
8 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
8 2 (6.90%) C#
8 2 (6.90%) SQL
9 1 (3.45%) VB
9 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
9 1 (3.45%) C++
9 1 (3.45%) Groovy
9 1 (3.45%) Scala
9 1 (3.45%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (34.48%) Puppet
3 2 (6.90%) Capistrano
4 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.45%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Twitter
2 8 (27.59%) Facebook
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.90%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle