Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby on Rails (RoR)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 561 485 507
Rank change year-on-year -76 +22 +38
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 719 901 1,071
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.45% 0.56% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.09% 1.36% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 631 799 990
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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 England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 65,978 66,133 73,431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.01% 40.84% 39.10%
Number of salaries quoted 55,501 56,352 64,186
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Ruby on Rails
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby on Rails in England

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Ruby on Rails in England

Ruby on Rails
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails in England over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Ruby on Rails in England

Ruby on Rails
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails within the England region over the 6 months to 18 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -20 428 £65,000 +8.33% 96
South East -19 154 £50,000 +17.65% 19
North of England -14 66 £50,000 +13.64% 12
North West -9 38 £50,000 +17.65% 10
South West +8 35 £65,000 +36.84% 10
Yorkshire +13 25 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Midlands -66 15 £31,500 -21.25% 3
East of England -38 12 £35,000 -30.00% 5
West Midlands -40 11 £31,500 -21.25% 1
East Midlands -19 4 £42,250 -6.11% 2
North East -16 3 £32,500 +30.00% 1
Ruby on Rails
UK

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 716 (99.58%) Ruby
2 460 (63.98%) JavaScript
3 346 (48.12%) HTML
4 309 (42.98%) Agile Software Development
5 305 (42.42%) CSS
6 247 (34.35%) TDD
7 196 (27.26%) React
8 191 (26.56%) Git (software)
9 170 (23.64%) Python
10 168 (23.37%) MySQL
11 159 (22.11%) PostgreSQL
12 158 (21.97%) Linux
13 151 (21.00%) SQL
13 151 (21.00%) Java
14 137 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
15 124 (17.25%) AngularJS
16 120 (16.69%) Node.js
17 110 (15.30%) DevOps
17 110 (15.30%) Software Engineering
18 107 (14.88%) PHP
19 105 (14.60%) Finance
20 103 (14.33%) Web Development
21 101 (14.05%) Docker
22 97 (13.49%) HTML5
23 96 (13.35%) Redis
24 90 (12.52%) NoSQL
24 90 (12.52%) jQuery
24 90 (12.52%) Fintech
25 86 (11.96%) BDD
26 84 (11.68%) Open Source

Ruby on Rails
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 47 (6.54%) Elasticsearch
2 38 (5.29%) nginx
3 23 (3.20%) Apache
4 18 (2.50%) Ethereum
5 17 (2.36%) Hyperledger
6 9 (1.25%) CMS
6 9 (1.25%) WordPress
7 7 (0.97%) OpenStack
8 5 (0.70%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.56%) Alfresco
10 3 (0.42%) Drupal
11 2 (0.28%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.28%) Confluence
11 2 (0.28%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.14%) MTS
Applications
1 6 (0.83%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.28%) Blender
2 2 (0.28%) InDesign
2 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.70%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.14%) Ripple
3 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 137 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (10.15%) GitHub
3 52 (7.23%) Heroku
4 39 (5.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 28 (3.89%) Cloud Computing
5 28 (3.89%) SaaS
6 10 (1.39%) Slack
7 9 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (1.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 8 (1.11%) OpenShift
8 8 (1.11%) Trello
9 6 (0.83%) AWS OpsWorks
9 6 (0.83%) IaaS
9 6 (0.83%) npm
10 5 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.56%) PaaS
12 3 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.42%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.34%) HTTP
2 11 (1.53%) Broadband
2 11 (1.53%) SSL
3 10 (1.39%) Skype
4 7 (0.97%) Firewall
5 6 (0.83%) AMQP
5 6 (0.83%) Internet
6 5 (0.70%) SMS
7 4 (0.56%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.42%) Network Security
9 2 (0.28%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (0.28%) SSH
10 1 (0.14%) 3G
10 1 (0.14%) 4G
10 1 (0.14%) DHCP
10 1 (0.14%) DNS
10 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.14%) LAN
10 1 (0.14%) VLAN
10 1 (0.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (23.37%) MySQL
2 159 (22.11%) PostgreSQL
3 96 (13.35%) Redis
4 90 (12.52%) NoSQL
5 66 (9.18%) MongoDB
6 50 (6.95%) Blockchain
7 31 (4.31%) Relational Database
8 20 (2.78%) RDBMS
9 19 (2.64%) Apache Cassandra
10 17 (2.36%) Big Data
11 15 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (1.53%) SQL Server
13 9 (1.25%) Amazon Redshift
13 9 (1.25%) MariaDB
14 4 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (0.42%) Hadoop
15 3 (0.42%) Neo4j
15 3 (0.42%) RethinkDB
16 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 191 (26.56%) Git (software)
2 63 (8.76%) RSpec
3 60 (8.34%) Jenkins
4 28 (3.89%) CircleCI
5 18 (2.50%) Sublime Text
5 18 (2.50%) WiX
6 17 (2.36%) Travis CI
7 16 (2.23%) Cucumber
7 16 (2.23%) Jasmine
8 15 (2.09%) git-flow
8 15 (2.09%) TextMate
8 15 (2.09%) webpack
9 12 (1.67%) GitLab
9 12 (1.67%) Mocha
10 10 (1.39%) Vagrant
11 9 (1.25%) JIRA
11 9 (1.25%) PhantomJS
12 8 (1.11%) Protractor
12 8 (1.11%) Selenium
13 6 (0.83%) Subversion
General
1 105 (14.60%) Finance
2 40 (5.56%) Advertising
3 34 (4.73%) Marketing
3 34 (4.73%) Telecoms
4 31 (4.31%) Law
5 28 (3.89%) Retail
6 21 (2.92%) Banking
6 21 (2.92%) Games
7 13 (1.81%) Electronics
7 13 (1.81%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.97%) Back Office
9 4 (0.56%) Legal
10 3 (0.42%) Russian Language
11 2 (0.28%) Billing
11 2 (0.28%) Digital Economy
11 2 (0.28%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.28%) Local Government
12 1 (0.14%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 572 (79.55%) Developer
2 222 (30.88%) Ruby Developer
3 186 (25.87%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 128 (17.80%) Senior Developer
5 90 (12.52%) Senior Ruby Developer
6 89 (12.38%) Full Stack Developer
7 53 (7.37%) Software Developer
8 49 (6.82%) Python Developer
9 37 (5.15%) Software Engineer
10 34 (4.73%) JavaScript Developer
11 32 (4.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 31 (4.31%) Junior
13 29 (4.03%) Junior Developer
14 26 (3.62%) Ruby Engineer
15 25 (3.48%) React Developer
16 24 (3.34%) Blockchain Developer
17 17 (2.36%) DevOps Engineer
17 17 (2.36%) Graduate
18 16 (2.23%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
18 16 (2.23%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 346 (48.12%) HTML
2 305 (42.42%) CSS
3 196 (27.26%) React
4 124 (17.25%) AngularJS
5 120 (16.69%) Node.js
6 97 (13.49%) HTML5
7 90 (12.52%) jQuery
8 76 (10.57%) RESTful
9 65 (9.04%) REST
10 62 (8.62%) CSS3
11 50 (6.95%) Sass
12 42 (5.84%) JSON
13 41 (5.70%) Redux
14 37 (5.15%) Django
14 37 (5.15%) RabbitMQ
15 35 (4.87%) Backbone.js
16 30 (4.17%) .NET
16 30 (4.17%) SOAP
16 30 (4.17%) XML
17 29 (4.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 90 (12.52%) Fintech
2 77 (10.71%) User Experience
3 72 (10.01%) Computer Science
4 69 (9.60%) Mobile App
5 63 (8.76%) Greenfield Project
6 32 (4.45%) Linux Command Line
7 28 (3.89%) Bitcoin
8 18 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
10 11 (1.53%) Online Games
11 10 (1.39%) Data Centre
11 10 (1.39%) NHS
12 8 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (1.11%) N-Tier
12 8 (1.11%) Public Cloud
13 4 (0.56%) Social Media
13 4 (0.56%) Tandem
13 4 (0.56%) Virtual Team
14 3 (0.42%) EPoS
15 2 (0.28%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 158 (21.97%) Linux
2 25 (3.48%) Ubuntu
3 22 (3.06%) Android
4 20 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 12 (1.67%) Unix
5 12 (1.67%) Windows
6 6 (0.83%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.42%) CentOS
7 3 (0.42%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.14%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (42.98%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (34.35%) TDD
3 110 (15.30%) DevOps
3 110 (15.30%) Software Engineering
4 103 (14.33%) Web Development
5 86 (11.96%) BDD
6 84 (11.68%) Continuous Integration
6 84 (11.68%) Open Source
7 78 (10.85%) Scrum
8 75 (10.43%) Machine Learning
9 69 (9.60%) OO
10 68 (9.46%) Artificial Intelligence
11 63 (8.76%) Microservices
12 56 (7.79%) Front End Development
13 48 (6.68%) Refactoring
14 43 (5.98%) MVC
15 42 (5.84%) OOP
16 41 (5.70%) Mentoring
17 40 (5.56%) Test Automation
18 39 (5.42%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 716 (99.58%) Ruby
2 460 (63.98%) JavaScript
3 170 (23.64%) Python
4 151 (21.00%) Java
4 151 (21.00%) SQL
5 107 (14.88%) PHP
6 63 (8.76%) Elixir
7 48 (6.68%) Go
8 43 (5.98%) C#
8 43 (5.98%) C++
9 40 (5.56%) C
10 33 (4.59%) ES6
11 29 (4.03%) CoffeeScript
12 27 (3.76%) Bash Shell
13 23 (3.20%) TypeScript
14 20 (2.78%) Perl
15 17 (2.36%) Solidity
16 14 (1.95%) Clojure
17 13 (1.81%) ES7
18 11 (1.53%) R
Qualifications
1 63 (8.76%) Degree
2 19 (2.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (2.23%) Master's Degree
4 6 (0.83%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.28%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.06%) QA
2 10 (1.39%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (1.11%) Web Application Security Consortium
4 5 (0.70%) GCP
5 1 (0.14%) GDPR
System Software
1 101 (14.05%) Docker
2 18 (2.50%) vSphere
3 8 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.56%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.42%) Postfix
6 2 (0.28%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 82 (11.40%) Ansible
2 43 (5.98%) Kubernetes
3 27 (3.76%) Puppet
4 21 (2.92%) HAProxy
5 20 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (1.95%) Capistrano
7 10 (1.39%) Kibana
8 5 (0.70%) Terraform
9 4 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.28%) logstash
10 2 (0.28%) Salt
11 1 (0.14%) Grafana
11 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (3.06%) Google
2 15 (2.09%) SAP
3 10 (1.39%) Microsoft
3 10 (1.39%) VMware
4 6 (0.83%) IBM
5 5 (0.70%) Twitter
6 4 (0.56%) Apple
7 3 (0.42%) Capita
7 3 (0.42%) New Relic
7 3 (0.42%) Red Hat
7 3 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.28%) Adobe
8 2 (0.28%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.28%) Citrix
8 2 (0.28%) Facebook
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle
8 2 (0.28%) Rollbar
9 1 (0.14%) Cisco
9 1 (0.14%) HP
9 1 (0.14%) Progress