The median annual salary for a Ruby on Rails Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
London / City of London
Rank 203 262 300
Rank change year-on-year +59 +38  
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 16 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.32% 0.11% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.12% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 22
Median salary £57,500 £55,750 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% +2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £66,500 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.04% -13.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4846 6786 9928
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.83% 95.64% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4451 6068 8456
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Ruby on Rails Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby on Rails Developer in the City of London

Ruby on Rails Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Ruby on Rails Developer in the City of London

Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Ruby on Rails Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title.

1 41 (100.00%) Ruby
1 41 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 36 (87.80%) JavaScript
3 27 (65.85%) Web Development
4 23 (56.10%) HTML
5 21 (51.22%) CSS
6 18 (43.90%) Git (software)
7 15 (36.59%) TDD
8 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (24.39%) Legal
9 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (24.39%) BDD
10 7 (17.07%) Java
10 7 (17.07%) Scrum
11 6 (14.63%) MySQL
11 6 (14.63%) Node.js
12 4 (9.76%) Windows
12 4 (9.76%) Linux
12 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
12 4 (9.76%) HTML5
12 4 (9.76%) AngularJS
13 3 (7.32%) jQuery
13 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
14 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
14 2 (4.88%) Product Management
14 2 (4.88%) OO
14 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
14 2 (4.88%) OOD
14 2 (4.88%) Internet
14 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL

Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) MySQL
2 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.88%) Big Data
3 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (43.90%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Bundler
2 1 (2.44%) git-flow
2 1 (2.44%) RubyGems
General
1 10 (24.39%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 23 (56.10%) HTML
3 21 (51.22%) CSS
4 6 (14.63%) Node.js
5 4 (9.76%) AngularJS
5 4 (9.76%) HTML5
6 3 (7.32%) jQuery
7 2 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.44%) Ember.js
8 1 (2.44%) React
8 1 (2.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) User Experience
2 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.44%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Linux
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Android
2 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (65.85%) Web Development
2 15 (36.59%) TDD
3 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (24.39%) BDD
4 10 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (17.07%) Scrum
6 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.88%) Microservices
7 2 (4.88%) OO
7 2 (4.88%) OOD
7 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.88%) Product Management
8 1 (2.44%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (2.44%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (2.44%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (2.44%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Ruby
2 36 (87.80%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.07%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) C++
4 1 (2.44%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (2.44%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
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Posted: 4 days ago
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