Period
to 17 July 2018

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 17 July 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
England > London
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 813 825 805
Rank change year-on-year +12 -20 +75
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Ruby on Rails Developer 17 26 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.024% 0.036% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.037% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 99
London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +8.70% -11.54%
10th Percentile £51,500 £54,050 £45,000
90th Percentile £87,750 £73,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +12.00% +8.70% -11.54%

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 68,269 69,600 79,981
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.50% 95.26% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 55,519 56,535 69,403
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +6.36% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £85,000
England 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 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 17 July 2018.

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 17 July 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
Central London -39 5 £70,000 +12.00% 1
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 17 July 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 London region featuring Senior Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Ruby
1 17 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) CSS
4 5 (29.41%) HTML
4 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (29.41%) TDD
4 5 (29.41%) RSpec
4 5 (29.41%) React
5 4 (23.53%) Fintech
5 4 (23.53%) Heroku
5 4 (23.53%) REST
5 4 (23.53%) Refactoring
6 3 (17.65%) CSS3
6 3 (17.65%) Android
6 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
6 3 (17.65%) Elixir
6 3 (17.65%) jQuery
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (11.76%) Docker
7 2 (11.76%) DevOps
7 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
7 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
7 2 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
7 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
7 2 (11.76%) SaaS
7 2 (11.76%) HTML5
7 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration

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 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Heroku
2 2 (11.76%) SaaS
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) RSpec
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
3 1 (5.88%) Pivotal Tracker
General
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Law
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 6 (35.29%) CSS
3 5 (29.41%) HTML
3 5 (29.41%) React
4 4 (23.53%) REST
5 3 (17.65%) CSS3
5 3 (17.65%) jQuery
6 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
6 2 (11.76%) HTML5
7 1 (5.88%) Apache Flex
7 1 (5.88%) Node.js
7 1 (5.88%) Redux
7 1 (5.88%) Sass
7 1 (5.88%) Sidekiq
7 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.88%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Fintech
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Android
1 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (29.41%) TDD
2 4 (23.53%) Refactoring
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) MVC
3 2 (11.76%) Scrum
3 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.88%) Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) Microservices
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile First
4 1 (5.88%) SDLC
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
4 1 (5.88%) Web Development
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Ruby
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) Elixir
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) ES6
5 1 (5.88%) Go
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Twitter