Period
to 22 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Ruby on Rails Developer was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 August 2018.

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
22 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1101 1148 1126
Rank change year-on-year +47 -22 +78
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Ruby on Rails Developer 23 32 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.015% 0.019% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.020% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 108
England median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +13.04% -11.54%
10th Percentile £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +11.54% +13.04% -11.54%

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 151,798 159,113 179,363
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 96.05% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 123,202 129,109 152,468
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 22 August 2018.

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 22 August 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 +27 21 £75,000 +15.38% 7
South East -4 2 £55,000 -26.67%
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 22 August 2018, Senior Ruby on Rails Developer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Senior Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Ruby
1 23 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
3 11 (47.83%) React
4 9 (39.13%) Fintech
5 6 (26.09%) CSS
5 6 (26.09%) HTML
6 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (21.74%) TDD
6 5 (21.74%) Heroku
7 4 (17.39%) RSpec
7 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
7 4 (17.39%) REST
7 4 (17.39%) Elixir
7 4 (17.39%) Refactoring
7 4 (17.39%) Android
8 3 (13.04%) Linux
9 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
9 2 (8.70%) Docker
9 2 (8.70%) DevOps
9 2 (8.70%) CSS3
9 2 (8.70%) SaaS
9 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
9 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
9 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (8.70%) SQL
9 2 (8.70%) Unix
9 2 (8.70%) MVC
9 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Heroku
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Blockchain
1 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) RSpec
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.35%) Advertising
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 11 (47.83%) React
3 6 (26.09%) CSS
3 6 (26.09%) HTML
4 4 (17.39%) REST
5 2 (8.70%) CSS3
5 2 (8.70%) jQuery
6 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.35%) HTML5
6 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Fintech
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) NHS
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Android
1 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (21.74%) TDD
2 4 (17.39%) Refactoring
3 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (8.70%) DevOps
3 2 (8.70%) MVC
3 2 (8.70%) Scrum
3 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.35%) B2B
4 1 (4.35%) BDD
4 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) Microservices
4 1 (4.35%) OO
4 1 (4.35%) Open Source
4 1 (4.35%) SDLC
4 1 (4.35%) SOA
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.35%) Test Strategy
4 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Ruby
2 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) Elixir
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Go
5 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Docker