The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
South East / Kent
Rank 80 103 91
Rank change year-on-year +23 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.12% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.41% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

Ruby on Rails is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 334 485 449
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 41.59% 42.36% 47.97%
Number of salaries quoted 272 420 412
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Ruby on Rails
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Ruby on Rails as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby on Rails in Kent

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Ruby on Rails in Kent

Ruby on Rails
Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £50,000 -
Ruby on Rails
South East

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Grails
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Security
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) SoftLayer
1 1 (100.00%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Grails
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Security
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk