Period
to 20 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby on Rails (RoR)
England > London
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 313 377 552
Rank change year-on-year +64 +175 -65
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 518 110 195
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.06% 0.54% 0.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.22% 1.19% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 132 99 162
10th Percentile £44,125 £52,500 £43,750
25th Percentile £59,688 £57,063 £51,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
75th Percentile £84,063 £85,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £96,125 £92,750 £95,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +8.70% +4.55%

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 London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 23,306 9,238 21,759
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.80% 45.67% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 13,209 7,878 18,288
10th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £40,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £115,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +5.45% +6.80%

Ruby on Rails
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Ruby on Rails as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby on Rails in London

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ruby on Rails in London.

Salary trend for Ruby on Rails in London

Ruby on Rails
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ruby on Rails in London over the 6 months to 20 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Ruby on Rails in London

Ruby on Rails
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 20 September 2021. 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
Central London -79 11 £65,000 -7.14% 20
East London - 9 £75,000 - 5
West London -62 1 - - 7
Ruby on Rails
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 518 (100.00%) Ruby
2 238 (45.95%) PostgreSQL
3 222 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 213 (41.12%) Finance
5 201 (38.80%) React
6 192 (37.07%) Software Engineering
7 173 (33.40%) Agile Software Development
8 158 (30.50%) Heroku
9 151 (29.15%) AWS
10 150 (28.96%) Full Stack Development
11 132 (25.48%) Docker
12 124 (23.94%) Node.js
13 123 (23.75%) Social Skills
14 119 (22.97%) TypeScript
15 115 (22.20%) Git (software)
16 112 (21.62%) DevOps
17 111 (21.43%) Terraform
18 110 (21.24%) GitHub
19 109 (21.04%) Kubernetes
20 106 (20.46%) Microservices
20 106 (20.46%) Python
21 101 (19.50%) Redis
22 99 (19.11%) RSpec
22 99 (19.11%) Vue.js
23 97 (18.73%) User Experience
23 97 (18.73%) TDD
24 96 (18.53%) Mentoring
25 95 (18.34%) CSS
26 89 (17.18%) SaaS
27 80 (15.44%) Test Automation

Ruby on Rails
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 47 (9.07%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (3.86%) Cloud Foundry
3 13 (2.51%) WordPress
4 9 (1.74%) Apache
4 9 (1.74%) Confluence
4 9 (1.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (1.35%) CMS
6 4 (0.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.58%) Hyperledger
8 2 (0.39%) Drupal
9 1 (0.19%) Jetty
9 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (2.12%) SOLIDWORKS
2 9 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (1.16%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.16%) Sketch
4 4 (0.77%) Figma
Business Applications
1 13 (2.51%) Shopify
2 10 (1.93%) Magento
3 9 (1.74%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 158 (30.50%) Heroku
2 151 (29.15%) AWS
3 110 (21.24%) GitHub
4 89 (17.18%) SaaS
5 65 (12.55%) Amazon S3
6 56 (10.81%) Azure
7 42 (8.11%) Serverless
8 40 (7.72%) PaaS
9 36 (6.95%) Amazon ECS
10 30 (5.79%) Amazon EC2
10 30 (5.79%) IaaS
11 29 (5.60%) AWS CloudFormation
12 27 (5.21%) Stripe
13 26 (5.02%) AWS Lambda
13 26 (5.02%) GCP
14 25 (4.83%) CloudFront
15 23 (4.44%) Amazon SQS
16 22 (4.25%) Basecamp
17 20 (3.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 19 (3.67%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.74%) Firewall
1 9 (1.74%) IPv4
1 9 (1.74%) LAN
1 9 (1.74%) WAN
2 6 (1.16%) SMS
3 3 (0.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (45.95%) PostgreSQL
2 101 (19.50%) Redis
3 49 (9.46%) MySQL
4 42 (8.11%) NoSQL
5 37 (7.14%) MongoDB
6 24 (4.63%) Relational Database
7 22 (4.25%) Amazon Aurora
7 22 (4.25%) Amazon RDS
8 11 (2.12%) Metadata
8 11 (2.12%) SQL Server
9 9 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (1.35%) Big Data
11 6 (1.16%) Blockchain
12 5 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 5 (0.97%) NewSQL
13 4 (0.77%) Power BI
13 4 (0.77%) Tableau
14 3 (0.58%) Amazon Redshift
14 3 (0.58%) CouchDB
15 2 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 115 (22.20%) Git (software)
2 99 (19.11%) RSpec
3 60 (11.58%) webpack
4 57 (11.00%) CircleCI
5 39 (7.53%) Capybara
6 34 (6.56%) Cypress.io
7 32 (6.18%) GitLab
8 22 (4.25%) Pivotal Tracker
9 21 (4.05%) JIRA
10 18 (3.47%) Jenkins
11 12 (2.32%) minitest
12 9 (1.74%) Vagrant
13 5 (0.97%) Babel
13 5 (0.97%) Jasmine
13 5 (0.97%) Mocha
13 5 (0.97%) Storybook
13 5 (0.97%) Travis CI
14 1 (0.19%) Gerrit
14 1 (0.19%) TeamCity
14 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 213 (41.12%) Finance
2 123 (23.75%) Social Skills
3 77 (14.86%) Marketing
4 63 (12.16%) Banking
5 52 (10.04%) Retail
6 37 (7.14%) Legal
7 34 (6.56%) Public Sector
8 32 (6.18%) Local Government
9 24 (4.63%) Games
10 20 (3.86%) Organisational Skills
10 20 (3.86%) Presentation Skills
11 17 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
12 12 (2.32%) Manufacturing
12 12 (2.32%) Publishing
13 8 (1.54%) Telecoms
14 6 (1.16%) Electronics
14 6 (1.16%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 2 (0.39%) Analytical Skills
16 1 (0.19%) Advertising
16 1 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 177 (34.17%) Developer
2 147 (28.38%) Software Engineer
3 69 (13.32%) Senior Software Engineer
4 55 (10.62%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 51 (9.85%) Ruby Developer
6 50 (9.65%) Senior Developer
7 43 (8.30%) Full Stack Developer
8 34 (6.56%) Ruby Engineer
9 32 (6.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 21 (4.05%) Senior Ruby Developer
11 18 (3.47%) Technical Leader
12 17 (3.28%) Backend Developer
12 17 (3.28%) Lead Software Engineer
13 15 (2.90%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
14 13 (2.51%) Digital Developer
15 11 (2.12%) Senior Full Stack Developer
16 9 (1.74%) DevOps Engineer
16 9 (1.74%) Lead Developer
17 8 (1.54%) Senior Front-End Developer
17 8 (1.54%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (38.80%) React
2 124 (23.94%) Node.js
3 99 (19.11%) Vue.js
4 95 (18.34%) CSS
5 73 (14.09%) Django
6 68 (13.13%) Sass
7 60 (11.58%) HTML
8 57 (11.00%) AngularJS
9 55 (10.62%) Redux
10 52 (10.04%) Kafka
11 49 (9.46%) Sidekiq
12 46 (8.88%) REST
13 44 (8.49%) GraphQL
14 40 (7.72%) Web Services
15 35 (6.76%) RESTful
16 32 (6.18%) .NET
16 32 (6.18%) Jest
17 31 (5.98%) .NET Core
18 28 (5.41%) React Native
19 24 (4.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 97 (18.73%) User Experience
2 58 (11.20%) Virtual Team
3 39 (7.53%) Mobile App
4 33 (6.37%) Cloud Native
5 30 (5.79%) Legacy Systems
6 26 (5.02%) Algorithms
7 20 (3.86%) Blog
8 16 (3.09%) FMCG
9 14 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
10 9 (1.74%) Data Centre
10 9 (1.74%) Public Cloud
11 7 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
11 7 (1.35%) Legacy Code
12 6 (1.16%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.16%) Video\Live Streaming
13 5 (0.97%) Smartphone
13 5 (0.97%) Social Media
14 4 (0.77%) Client/Server
15 3 (0.58%) iPhone
15 3 (0.58%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 42 (8.11%) Unix
2 31 (5.98%) Linux
3 16 (3.09%) Windows
4 8 (1.54%) Android
4 8 (1.54%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.16%) tvOS
6 2 (0.39%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.19%) Debian
7 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (37.07%) Software Engineering
2 173 (33.40%) Agile Software Development
3 150 (28.96%) Full Stack Development
4 112 (21.62%) DevOps
5 106 (20.46%) Microservices
6 97 (18.73%) TDD
7 96 (18.53%) Mentoring
8 80 (15.44%) Coaching
8 80 (15.44%) Test Automation
9 78 (15.06%) E-Commerce
10 73 (14.09%) Fintech
11 70 (13.51%) Clean Code
12 69 (13.32%) Pair Programming
13 59 (11.39%) Scrum
14 56 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
15 52 (10.04%) Front End Development
16 44 (8.49%) Product Roadmap
17 40 (7.72%) User Research
18 38 (7.34%) Continuous Integration
18 38 (7.34%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 518 (100.00%) Ruby
2 222 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 119 (22.97%) TypeScript
4 106 (20.46%) Python
5 69 (13.32%) SQL
6 68 (13.13%) Go
7 66 (12.74%) ES6
8 38 (7.34%) C#
9 35 (6.76%) Elm
10 34 (6.56%) Elixir
11 29 (5.60%) C
11 29 (5.60%) PHP
12 28 (5.41%) Java
13 14 (2.70%) Clojure
14 10 (1.93%) C++
14 10 (1.93%) PowerShell
15 9 (1.74%) CoffeeScript
15 9 (1.74%) Perl
15 9 (1.74%) VB
15 9 (1.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (7.34%) Degree
2 28 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.39%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.39%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.05%) QA
2 12 (2.32%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.19%) SOC 2
System Software
1 132 (25.48%) Docker
2 12 (2.32%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 111 (21.43%) Terraform
2 109 (21.04%) Kubernetes
3 19 (3.67%) Ansible
4 15 (2.90%) Puppet
5 12 (2.32%) Prometheus
6 11 (2.12%) Kustomize
6 11 (2.12%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (1.74%) SCCM
8 4 (0.77%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.19%) Grafana
Vendors
1 68 (13.13%) Google
2 22 (4.25%) SAP
3 18 (3.47%) Bloomberg
3 18 (3.47%) DocuSign
3 18 (3.47%) New Relic
3 18 (3.47%) Reuters
3 18 (3.47%) Wallstreet Suite
4 14 (2.70%) Adobe
5 12 (2.32%) IBM
6 11 (2.12%) GoCardless
7 9 (1.74%) Alibaba
7 9 (1.74%) Oracle
7 9 (1.74%) TOWER Software
8 7 (1.35%) Instagram
9 6 (1.16%) Optimizely
9 6 (1.16%) Roku
9 6 (1.16%) Samsung
10 3 (0.58%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.39%) Apple
11 2 (0.39%) Microsoft