Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Ruby on Rails Developer was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Senior Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1128 1125 1231
Rank change year-on-year -3 +106 +62
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Ruby on Rails Developer 38 78 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.023% 0.044% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.045% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 35 72 46
England median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +9.09% -12.00%
10th Percentile £52,000 £48,875 £35,000
90th Percentile £79,000 £77,500 £90,000
UK median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +9.09% -12.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161572 172869 197438
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130677 145836 165635
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Senior Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Ruby on Rails Developer in England

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Ruby on Rails Developer in England

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Salary Histogram in England

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

Salary histogram for Senior Ruby on Rails Developer in England

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Ruby on Rails Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 -34 29 £70,000 +16.67% 7
East of England +13 7 £65,000 +13.04%
South East +32 1 £62,500 -10.71%
South West - 1 - -
Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
UK

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Senior 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 England region featuring Senior Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 38 (100.00%) Ruby
2 27 (71.05%) JavaScript
3 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (39.47%) TDD
5 12 (31.58%) MySQL
6 10 (26.32%) HTML
6 10 (26.32%) CSS
7 8 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
8 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (18.42%) Linux
8 7 (18.42%) OO
9 6 (15.79%) WFM
9 6 (15.79%) SDLC
9 6 (15.79%) CSS3
9 6 (15.79%) Big Data
9 6 (15.79%) DevOps
10 5 (13.16%) GitHub
10 5 (13.16%) User Experience
10 5 (13.16%) Node.js
10 5 (13.16%) HTML5
10 5 (13.16%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (13.16%) Scrum
11 4 (10.53%) OOP
11 4 (10.53%) Java
11 4 (10.53%) PHP
11 4 (10.53%) SQL
11 4 (10.53%) JSON
11 4 (10.53%) jQuery

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
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 3 (7.89%) Apache
2 2 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.16%) GitHub
3 2 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (5.26%) Heroku
3 2 (5.26%) SaaS
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.63%) Route 53
4 1 (2.63%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) MySQL
2 8 (21.05%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (15.79%) Big Data
4 4 (10.53%) Redis
5 2 (5.26%) BigQuery
6 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.53%) Bitbucket
2 4 (10.53%) GitLab
2 4 (10.53%) RSpec
3 1 (2.63%) Capybara
3 1 (2.63%) Selenium
3 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.89%) Banking
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
1 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 10 (26.32%) CSS
2 10 (26.32%) HTML
3 6 (15.79%) CSS3
4 5 (13.16%) HTML5
4 5 (13.16%) Node.js
5 4 (10.53%) jQuery
5 4 (10.53%) JSON
6 3 (7.89%) React
7 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.26%) Redux
7 2 (5.26%) REST
8 1 (2.63%) Apache Flex
8 1 (2.63%) Immutable.js
8 1 (2.63%) Ionic Framework
8 1 (2.63%) Semantic UI
8 1 (2.63%) Sidekiq
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Greenfield Project
1 5 (13.16%) User Experience
2 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.63%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (39.47%) TDD
3 7 (18.42%) OO
4 6 (15.79%) DevOps
4 6 (15.79%) SDLC
4 6 (15.79%) WFM
5 5 (13.16%) Scrum
6 4 (10.53%) API Development
6 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.53%) OOP
6 4 (10.53%) Open Source
6 4 (10.53%) Software Architecture
6 4 (10.53%) Test Automation
7 3 (7.89%) Front End Development
7 3 (7.89%) Mathematics
7 3 (7.89%) OOD
7 3 (7.89%) Pair Programming
7 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.26%) MVC
8 2 (5.26%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) Ruby
2 27 (71.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.53%) Elixir
3 4 (10.53%) Java
3 4 (10.53%) PHP
3 4 (10.53%) SQL
4 2 (5.26%) ES6
4 2 (5.26%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) C
5 1 (2.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) A+ Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Ansible
1 1 (2.63%) Capistrano
1 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Google