Period
to 23 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Ruby on Rails Developer was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 67 69
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 8 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.37% 2.47% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 2.50% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 6
Portsmouth median annual salary £26,500 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -51.82% +57.14% -30.00%
10th Percentile £24,750 £38,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,650 £79,000 £42,500
Hampshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +57.14% -30.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Permanent vacancies in Portsmouth with a recognized job title 566 680 572
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.75% 98.84% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 496 602 549
Portsmouth median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £58,150
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.55%

Ruby on Rails Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby on Rails Developer in Portsmouth

Ruby on Rails Developer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Ruby on Rails Developer in Portsmouth

Ruby on Rails Developer
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer in Portsmouth over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Ruby on Rails Developer in Portsmouth

Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, 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 Portsmouth region featuring Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Ruby
1 8 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) Open Source
3 5 (62.50%) BDD
3 5 (62.50%) React
3 5 (62.50%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Subversion
4 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Apache
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (25.00%) Ansible
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) Postfix
4 2 (25.00%) nginx
4 2 (25.00%) RSpec
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) RSpec
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) React
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) BDD
1 5 (62.50%) Open Source
1 5 (62.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Ruby
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ansible