Period
to 25 April 2019

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 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby on Rails (RoR)
UK > England
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 563 538 479
Rank change year-on-year -25 -59 +85
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 610 822 974
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.44% 0.50% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.14% 1.22% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 542 702 862
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £82,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% -

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 53,477 67,615 64,656
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.84% 40.83% 40.33%
Number of salaries quoted 44,016 57,426 55,754
England median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 25 April 2019.

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 25 April 2019. 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 -61 307 £67,500 +3.85% 61
South East +18 145 £47,500 -5.00% 4
East of England +108 63 £62,500 +8.70% 4
North of England -1 45 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Midlands +51 28 £38,132 +4.47% 4
West Midlands +49 28 £38,132 +7.41% 3
North West +16 24 £36,250 -27.50% 4
Yorkshire +30 20 £50,000 - 2
South West -18 7 £77,500 +10.71% 1
North East +12 1 £39,000 -11.36%
Ruby on Rails
UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 2019, 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.

1 604 (99.02%) Ruby
2 315 (51.64%) JavaScript
3 208 (34.10%) Agile Software Development
4 173 (28.36%) React
5 166 (27.21%) HTML
6 154 (25.25%) CSS
7 150 (24.59%) Software Engineering
8 143 (23.44%) MySQL
9 139 (22.79%) Python
10 129 (21.15%) Open Source
11 128 (20.98%) Git (software)
12 126 (20.66%) TDD
13 125 (20.49%) PostgreSQL
14 117 (19.18%) AngularJS
15 109 (17.87%) PHP
16 107 (17.54%) Java
17 103 (16.89%) Linux
18 101 (16.56%) Docker
19 96 (15.74%) Web Development
20 90 (14.75%) Finance
20 90 (14.75%) Fintech
21 77 (12.62%) SQL
22 76 (12.46%) RESTful
23 75 (12.30%) Redis
24 72 (11.80%) Amazon AWS
25 69 (11.31%) DevOps
25 69 (11.31%) Degree
26 66 (10.82%) Microservices
27 63 (10.33%) Node.js
27 63 (10.33%) C#

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 42 (6.89%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (2.30%) CMS
3 13 (2.13%) Joomla!
4 12 (1.97%) Apache
5 9 (1.48%) Apache Spark
5 9 (1.48%) Drupal
5 9 (1.48%) WildFly
6 7 (1.15%) Confluence
7 5 (0.82%) nginx
7 5 (0.82%) Umbraco
8 4 (0.66%) WordPress
9 3 (0.49%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.33%) Apache Airflow
10 2 (0.33%) Jupyter
10 2 (0.33%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.33%) SAS
11 1 (0.16%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.16%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.16%) Ethereum
Applications
1 1 (0.16%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 30 (4.92%) Summit
2 5 (0.82%) Magento
3 3 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.16%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 72 (11.80%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (8.03%) GitHub
3 29 (4.75%) SaaS
4 25 (4.10%) Heroku
5 21 (3.44%) Microsoft Azure
6 16 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (1.97%) Slack
8 6 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.82%) npm
10 4 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.66%) Serverless
11 3 (0.49%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.49%) PaaS
12 2 (0.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 2 (0.33%) Loggly
12 2 (0.33%) Office 365
12 2 (0.33%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.16%) Dialogflow
13 1 (0.16%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.62%) HTTP
2 8 (1.31%) Internet
3 6 (0.98%) Skype
4 3 (0.49%) SSH
5 2 (0.33%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (23.44%) MySQL
2 125 (20.49%) PostgreSQL
3 75 (12.30%) Redis
4 30 (4.92%) MongoDB
5 27 (4.43%) Relational Database
6 19 (3.11%) Big Data
7 17 (2.79%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (2.13%) NoSQL
9 12 (1.97%) Neo4j
10 11 (1.80%) HBase
11 9 (1.48%) SQL Server
12 6 (0.98%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.66%) Blockchain
14 3 (0.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 3 (0.49%) Amazon Redshift
14 3 (0.49%) BigQuery
15 2 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
16 1 (0.16%) GIS
16 1 (0.16%) InterSystems Cache
16 1 (0.16%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 128 (20.98%) Git (software)
2 33 (5.41%) RSpec
3 25 (4.10%) Jenkins
4 10 (1.64%) JIRA
4 10 (1.64%) Selenium
5 9 (1.48%) IntelliJ
5 9 (1.48%) Vagrant
6 8 (1.31%) Cucumber
7 7 (1.15%) git-flow
7 7 (1.15%) Mocha
7 7 (1.15%) RubyGems
8 6 (0.98%) Bundler
8 6 (0.98%) Capybara
9 5 (0.82%) JUnit
9 5 (0.82%) Subversion
10 4 (0.66%) CircleCI
10 4 (0.66%) JSUnit
11 3 (0.49%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.33%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.33%) PHPUnit
General
1 90 (14.75%) Finance
2 20 (3.28%) Games
3 18 (2.95%) Back Office
4 15 (2.46%) Marketing
5 12 (1.97%) Retail
6 11 (1.80%) Banking
7 10 (1.64%) Publishing
8 9 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (0.98%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.66%) Automotive
10 4 (0.66%) Law
11 2 (0.33%) Digital Economy
11 2 (0.33%) Electronics
11 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.33%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.16%) Advertising
12 1 (0.16%) Legal
12 1 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 455 (74.59%) Developer
2 229 (37.54%) Ruby Developer
3 127 (20.82%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 107 (17.54%) Senior Developer
5 66 (10.82%) Senior Ruby Developer
6 49 (8.03%) Full Stack Developer
7 48 (7.87%) Software Engineer
8 41 (6.72%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
9 38 (6.23%) Ruby Engineer
10 29 (4.75%) Backend Developer
11 27 (4.43%) Junior
11 27 (4.43%) Lead Developer
11 27 (4.43%) Web Developer
12 22 (3.61%) Junior Developer
13 19 (3.11%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
13 19 (3.11%) Machine Learning Developer
14 17 (2.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 17 (2.79%) Python Developer
15 15 (2.46%) Java Developer
15 15 (2.46%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (28.36%) React
2 166 (27.21%) HTML
3 154 (25.25%) CSS
4 117 (19.18%) AngularJS
5 76 (12.46%) RESTful
6 63 (10.33%) Node.js
7 60 (9.84%) jQuery
8 48 (7.87%) Vue.js
9 47 (7.70%) RabbitMQ
10 36 (5.90%) REST
11 32 (5.25%) J2EE
12 30 (4.92%) Ember.js
12 30 (4.92%) J2SE
13 29 (4.75%) Laravel
14 28 (4.59%) Django
15 26 (4.26%) HTML5
16 25 (4.10%) .NET
16 25 (4.10%) Sass
17 23 (3.77%) Spring
18 22 (3.61%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 90 (14.75%) Fintech
2 36 (5.90%) Mobile App
3 33 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
4 31 (5.08%) Algorithms
5 25 (4.10%) User Experience
6 20 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
7 19 (3.11%) Tandem
8 17 (2.79%) NHS
9 12 (1.97%) Social Network
10 11 (1.80%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (1.48%) Blog
12 9 (1.48%) Public Cloud
13 6 (0.98%) e-Learning
13 6 (0.98%) FMCG
13 6 (0.98%) Life Science
14 4 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
14 4 (0.66%) Raspberry Pi
14 4 (0.66%) Social Media
15 3 (0.49%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 103 (16.89%) Linux
2 24 (3.93%) Unix
3 22 (3.61%) Android
4 14 (2.30%) Ubuntu
5 11 (1.80%) Mac OS
6 10 (1.64%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.31%) Mac OS X
7 8 (1.31%) Windows
8 6 (0.98%) SmartOS
9 1 (0.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (34.10%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (24.59%) Software Engineering
3 129 (21.15%) Open Source
4 126 (20.66%) TDD
5 96 (15.74%) Web Development
6 69 (11.31%) DevOps
7 66 (10.82%) Microservices
8 58 (9.51%) BDD
9 57 (9.34%) Test Automation
10 49 (8.03%) MVC
11 45 (7.38%) Mentoring
11 45 (7.38%) OO
12 44 (7.21%) Front End Development
12 44 (7.21%) Machine Learning
13 42 (6.89%) Continuous Integration
14 39 (6.39%) Computer Science
15 37 (6.07%) Refactoring
16 36 (5.90%) Problem-Solving
17 35 (5.74%) Mathematics
18 31 (5.08%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 604 (99.02%) Ruby
2 315 (51.64%) JavaScript
3 139 (22.79%) Python
4 109 (17.87%) PHP
5 107 (17.54%) Java
6 77 (12.62%) SQL
7 63 (10.33%) C#
8 54 (8.85%) C++
9 43 (7.05%) Elixir
10 40 (6.56%) Bash Shell
11 36 (5.90%) Scala
12 34 (5.57%) ES6
12 34 (5.57%) R
13 30 (4.92%) Bourne shell
13 30 (4.92%) Go
13 30 (4.92%) Korn
13 30 (4.92%) MATLAB
14 21 (3.44%) Perl
15 15 (2.46%) Groovy
16 12 (1.97%) C
Qualifications
1 69 (11.31%) Degree
2 30 (4.92%) PhD
3 20 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (0.66%) AWS Certification
4 4 (0.66%) CIPD
4 4 (0.66%) MCSA
4 4 (0.66%) MCSE
4 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.16%) MBA
5 1 (0.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.13%) QA
2 2 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 101 (16.56%) Docker
2 9 (1.48%) HDFS
3 4 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.33%) vSphere
5 1 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 61 (10.00%) Kubernetes
2 28 (4.59%) Puppet
3 25 (4.10%) Ansible
3 25 (4.10%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (2.13%) Terraform
5 8 (1.31%) Capistrano
6 6 (0.98%) Graphite
7 5 (0.82%) cPanel
8 2 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.16%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.16%) Grafana
9 1 (0.16%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.16%) HP SiteScope
9 1 (0.16%) OpenView
9 1 (0.16%) Rancher
Vendors
1 15 (2.46%) Google
2 8 (1.31%) Microsoft
3 6 (0.98%) Oracle
4 3 (0.49%) Apple
4 3 (0.49%) Cloudera
4 3 (0.49%) New Relic
5 2 (0.33%) HP
5 2 (0.33%) SaltStack
5 2 (0.33%) SAP
5 2 (0.33%) VMware
6 1 (0.16%) Facebook
6 1 (0.16%) GUPTA
6 1 (0.16%) Mapbox
6 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.16%) Splunk