Period
to 22 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Ruby on Rails Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1133 1123 1218
Rank change year-on-year -10 +95 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Ruby on Rails Developer 35 40 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.021% 0.024% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.025% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 33 39 39
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.18% -8.33%
10th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £87,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +18.18% -8.33%

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 158,592 159,887 190,898
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 96.50% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 131,189 133,793 161,204
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,293 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,309
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.57% +2.91%

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 February 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 February 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 -15 25 £67,500 +3.85% 5
East of England +13 7 £65,000 +18.18%
South East +1 2 £55,000 -24.14%
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 22 February 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 35 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 35 (100.00%) Ruby
2 24 (68.57%) JavaScript
3 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (42.86%) TDD
5 12 (34.29%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (34.29%) MySQL
6 9 (25.71%) CSS
6 9 (25.71%) HTML
7 8 (22.86%) OO
8 7 (20.00%) jQuery
8 7 (20.00%) CSS3
9 6 (17.14%) GitHub
9 6 (17.14%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (17.14%) Redis
10 5 (14.29%) RSpec
10 5 (14.29%) Analytics
10 5 (14.29%) SDLC
11 4 (11.43%) Elixir
11 4 (11.43%) Web Application Development
11 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
11 4 (11.43%) ES6
11 4 (11.43%) Redux
11 4 (11.43%) Open Source
11 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (11.43%) HTML5
11 4 (11.43%) Heroku
11 4 (11.43%) Node.js
11 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
12 3 (8.57%) Marketing

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 6 (17.14%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.71%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) GitHub
2 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.43%) Heroku
3 2 (5.71%) SaaS
4 1 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) MySQL
1 12 (34.29%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (17.14%) Redis
3 3 (8.57%) Big Data
4 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.86%) BigQuery
5 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) RSpec
2 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.57%) Bitbucket
3 3 (8.57%) GitLab
3 3 (8.57%) Jasmine
3 3 (8.57%) Pivotal Tracker
4 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.57%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 9 (25.71%) CSS
2 9 (25.71%) HTML
3 7 (20.00%) CSS3
3 7 (20.00%) jQuery
4 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
4 4 (11.43%) HTML5
4 4 (11.43%) Node.js
4 4 (11.43%) Redux
5 3 (8.57%) Apache Flex
5 3 (8.57%) JSON
5 3 (8.57%) React
5 3 (8.57%) Sass
5 3 (8.57%) Sidekiq
5 3 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (8.57%) Zurb Foundation
6 2 (5.71%) REST
7 1 (2.86%) Immutable.js
7 1 (2.86%) Ionic Framework
7 1 (2.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (8.57%) User Experience
2 2 (5.71%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) Fintech
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (42.86%) TDD
3 8 (22.86%) OO
4 5 (14.29%) Analytics
4 5 (14.29%) SDLC
5 4 (11.43%) Open Source
5 4 (11.43%) Web Application Development
6 3 (8.57%) DevOps
6 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
6 3 (8.57%) Mobile First
6 3 (8.57%) OOD
6 3 (8.57%) OOP
6 3 (8.57%) Pair Programming
6 3 (8.57%) Refactoring
6 3 (8.57%) Scrum
6 3 (8.57%) Software Architecture
6 3 (8.57%) Test Automation
6 3 (8.57%) Test Strategy
6 3 (8.57%) WFM
6 3 (8.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Ruby
2 24 (68.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.43%) Elixir
3 4 (11.43%) ES6
4 3 (8.57%) Java
4 3 (8.57%) PHP
5 2 (5.71%) Python
5 2 (5.71%) SQL
6 1 (2.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Twitter
2 1 (2.86%) Google