Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Ruby on Rails skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 126 147
Rank change year-on-year -10 +21 +11
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 19 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.70% 0.43% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.94% 1.28% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 10
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +32.35% -12.82%
10th Percentile £38,500 £39,250 £27,450
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £46,375
Scotland median annual salary £33,750 £41,250 £34,000
% change year-on-year -18.18% +21.32% -32.00%

Ruby on Rails is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 977 780 974
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 36.17% 33.45% 31.93%
Number of salaries quoted 630 551 647
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,750 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Ruby on Rails
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Ruby on Rails as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby on Rails in Edinburgh

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Ruby on Rails in Edinburgh

Ruby on Rails
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby on Rails in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 19 (100.00%) Ruby
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 11 (57.89%) Mentoring
4 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (52.63%) HTML
4 10 (52.63%) CSS
5 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
6 7 (36.84%) Java
6 7 (36.84%) PHP
7 6 (31.58%) .NET
7 6 (31.58%) J2EE
7 6 (31.58%) Windows
7 6 (31.58%) Solaris
7 6 (31.58%) Linux
7 6 (31.58%) Apache
7 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
8 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
8 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
8 4 (21.05%) Python
8 4 (21.05%) Perl
9 3 (15.79%) MySQL
9 3 (15.79%) jQuery
9 3 (15.79%) Web Application Development
9 3 (15.79%) SDLC
10 2 (10.53%) React
10 2 (10.53%) LAPP Stack
10 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
10 2 (10.53%) Separation of Concerns
10 2 (10.53%) Jenkins

Ruby on Rails
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) Apache
2 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
3 2 (10.53%) CMS
4 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
3 1 (5.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Ant
1 2 (10.53%) HttpUnit
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.53%) JMeter
1 2 (10.53%) JUnit
1 2 (10.53%) Maven
1 2 (10.53%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (10.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Senior Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (36.84%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Python Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Python Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) CSS
1 10 (52.63%) HTML
2 6 (31.58%) .NET
2 6 (31.58%) AngularJS
2 6 (31.58%) J2EE
3 3 (15.79%) jQuery
4 2 (10.53%) Ajax
4 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
4 2 (10.53%) LAMP
4 2 (10.53%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (10.53%) React
4 2 (10.53%) RESTful
4 2 (10.53%) SOAP
4 2 (10.53%) Spring
4 2 (10.53%) Web Services
4 2 (10.53%) XML
5 1 (5.26%) Angular 2
5 1 (5.26%) Flask
5 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Algorithms
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
1 6 (31.58%) Solaris
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Mentoring
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) SDLC
4 3 (15.79%) Web Application Development
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) Open Source
5 2 (10.53%) Separation of Concerns
5 2 (10.53%) Web Development
6 1 (5.26%) API Development
6 1 (5.26%) Kanban
6 1 (5.26%) Line Management
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Ruby
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) Java
3 7 (36.84%) PHP
4 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
4 4 (21.05%) Perl
4 4 (21.05%) Python
5 2 (10.53%) Scala
6 1 (5.26%) C#
6 1 (5.26%) C++
6 1 (5.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Postgraduate
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Alterian
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Progress