The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby on Rails (RoR)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 148 151
Rank change year-on-year +40 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 28 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.21% 0.44% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.85% 1.21% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 6
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  

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 Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 982 1070 1206
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 42.27% 36.48% 38.77%
Number of salaries quoted 599 698 763
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Ruby on Rails in Scotland

Ruby on Rails
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails in Scotland over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby on Rails in Scotland

Ruby on Rails
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 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
Edinburgh +29 28 £50,000 +17.64% 7
Ruby on Rails
UK

For the 6 months to 28 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 40 (100.00%) Ruby
2 17 (42.50%) JavaScript
3 16 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 15 (37.50%) Java
5 14 (35.00%) PHP
6 13 (32.50%) .NET
6 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (30.00%) Android
7 12 (30.00%) SaaS
7 12 (30.00%) Apple iOS
8 11 (27.50%) Web Application Development
8 11 (27.50%) Mobile App
8 11 (27.50%) Android Development
8 11 (27.50%) Bash Shell
8 11 (27.50%) Alterian
8 11 (27.50%) Spring
8 11 (27.50%) CMS
8 11 (27.50%) Hibernate
8 11 (27.50%) JPA
8 11 (27.50%) J2EE
8 11 (27.50%) CSS
8 11 (27.50%) JSP
8 11 (27.50%) Servlets
8 11 (27.50%) Perl
8 11 (27.50%) HTML
8 11 (27.50%) Apache
8 11 (27.50%) Tomcat
9 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (25.00%) Maven
9 10 (25.00%) Subversion

Ruby on Rails
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 11 (27.50%) Apache
1 11 (27.50%) CMS
1 11 (27.50%) Tomcat
2 10 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.00%) SaaS
2 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (12.50%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.50%) iTunes
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 8 (20.00%) MySQL
2 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 10 (25.00%) Maven
1 10 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (2.50%) HttpUnit
2 1 (2.50%) JMeter
2 1 (2.50%) JUnit
General
1 2 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Advertising
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (65.00%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) Java Developer
2 11 (27.50%) Software Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) Senior Software Engineer
4 8 (20.00%) Ruby Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Web Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Software Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Web Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Applications Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (2.50%) HTML CSS Developer
9 1 (2.50%) HTML Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Ruby Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Web Applications Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (32.50%) .NET
2 11 (27.50%) CSS
2 11 (27.50%) Hibernate
2 11 (27.50%) HTML
2 11 (27.50%) J2EE
2 11 (27.50%) JPA
2 11 (27.50%) JSP
2 11 (27.50%) Servlets
2 11 (27.50%) Spring
3 8 (20.00%) React
4 6 (15.00%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (10.00%) Sidekiq
6 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.00%) RESTful
8 1 (2.50%) Backbone.js
8 1 (2.50%) CSS3
8 1 (2.50%) HTML5
8 1 (2.50%) jQuery
8 1 (2.50%) Node.js
8 1 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Mobile App
2 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (12.50%) Social Media
4 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Android
1 12 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (17.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (27.50%) Android Development
3 11 (27.50%) Web Application Development
4 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (25.00%) iOS Development
5 8 (20.00%) Web Development
6 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (12.50%) Analytics
8 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (7.50%) API Design
9 3 (7.50%) Domain Models
9 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
9 3 (7.50%) OO
9 3 (7.50%) TDD
10 2 (5.00%) Coaching
10 2 (5.00%) Data Modelling
10 2 (5.00%) Mobile Development
10 2 (5.00%) OOP
10 2 (5.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Ruby
2 17 (42.50%) JavaScript
3 15 (37.50%) Java
4 14 (35.00%) PHP
5 11 (27.50%) Bash Shell
5 11 (27.50%) Perl
6 5 (12.50%) C++
6 5 (12.50%) CoffeeScript
7 4 (10.00%) Python
8 2 (5.00%) Scala
9 1 (2.50%) Apple Swift
9 1 (2.50%) C#
9 1 (2.50%) Clojure
9 1 (2.50%) Haskell
9 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) Puppet
2 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Alterian
2 5 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
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