Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Ruby on Rails Developer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 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
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 816 777 893
Rank change year-on-year -39 +116 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Ruby on Rails Developer 28 74 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.038% 0.098% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.10% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 27 69 31
London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -7.69%
10th Percentile £53,000 £49,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £80,500 £77,750 £90,000
England 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 London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70426 72444 85501
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.33% 95.96% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55326 62571 72563
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Ruby on Rails Developer in London

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Ruby on Rails Developer in London

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Ruby on Rails Developer in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Ruby on Rails Developer in London

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 19 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
Central London +7 5 £70,000 +7.69% 2
Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 London region featuring Senior Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Ruby
1 28 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (39.29%) MySQL
5 9 (32.14%) TDD
6 8 (28.57%) CSS
6 8 (28.57%) HTML
6 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (21.43%) WFM
8 6 (21.43%) OO
8 6 (21.43%) SDLC
8 6 (21.43%) Big Data
9 5 (17.86%) GitHub
9 5 (17.86%) User Experience
9 5 (17.86%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (17.86%) Linux
9 5 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (17.86%) Scrum
9 5 (17.86%) CSS3
10 4 (14.29%) Software Architecture
10 4 (14.29%) HTML5
10 4 (14.29%) RSpec
10 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
10 4 (14.29%) JSON
10 4 (14.29%) OOP
10 4 (14.29%) Java
10 4 (14.29%) PHP
10 4 (14.29%) SQL

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
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 2 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.86%) GitHub
3 2 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (7.14%) Heroku
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.57%) Route 53
4 1 (3.57%) SaaS
4 1 (3.57%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) MySQL
2 6 (21.43%) Big Data
3 5 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (7.14%) BigQuery
5 1 (3.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.29%) Bitbucket
2 4 (14.29%) GitLab
2 4 (14.29%) RSpec
3 1 (3.57%) Capybara
3 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 3 (10.71%) Banking
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
1 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 8 (28.57%) CSS
2 8 (28.57%) HTML
3 5 (17.86%) CSS3
4 4 (14.29%) HTML5
4 4 (14.29%) JSON
4 4 (14.29%) Node.js
5 2 (7.14%) REST
6 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.57%) Apache Flex
6 1 (3.57%) jQuery
6 1 (3.57%) React
6 1 (3.57%) Redux
6 1 (3.57%) Semantic UI
6 1 (3.57%) Sidekiq
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Greenfield Project
1 5 (17.86%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) TDD
3 6 (21.43%) OO
3 6 (21.43%) SDLC
3 6 (21.43%) WFM
4 5 (17.86%) Scrum
5 4 (14.29%) API Development
5 4 (14.29%) DevOps
5 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 4 (14.29%) OOP
5 4 (14.29%) Software Architecture
5 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 3 (10.71%) Front End Development
6 3 (10.71%) Mathematics
6 3 (10.71%) OOD
6 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.14%) Analytics
8 1 (3.57%) Data Analytics
8 1 (3.57%) Machine Learning
8 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Ruby
2 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.29%) Elixir
3 4 (14.29%) Java
3 4 (14.29%) PHP
3 4 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) ES6
4 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) A+ Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Capistrano
1 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Google