The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby on Rails (RoR)
England / South East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 335 316 358
Rank change year-on-year -19 +42  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 59 120 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.40% 0.65% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.00% 1.63% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 50 106 78
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

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 the South East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 5894 7371 7856
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 40.39% 40.07% 36.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5130 6607 6775
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Ruby on Rails
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Ruby on Rails in the South East

Ruby on Rails
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails in the South East over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby on Rails in the South East

Ruby on Rails
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
East Sussex +32 19 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Hampshire -4 16 £55,000 +74.60% 6
Oxfordshire 0 9 £40,000 -25.58%
Surrey +44 8 £50,000 +5.26% 1
West Sussex +9 3 - - 1
Berkshire +22 2 £68,750 +61.76% 1
Buckinghamshire -17 2 £42,500 -21.29%
Ruby on Rails
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 168 (99.41%) Ruby
2 114 (67.46%) JavaScript
3 105 (62.13%) HTML
4 95 (56.21%) Agile Software Development
5 88 (52.07%) CSS
6 59 (34.91%) AngularJS
7 53 (31.36%) Linux
7 53 (31.36%) MySQL
8 51 (30.18%) Java
9 48 (28.40%) PHP
10 45 (26.63%) Web Development
11 38 (22.49%) Python
12 36 (21.30%) OO
12 36 (21.30%) Scrum
13 35 (20.71%) TDD
14 33 (19.53%) .NET
15 31 (18.34%) Git (software)
16 30 (17.75%) Open Source
16 30 (17.75%) C#
17 27 (15.98%) MVC
18 22 (13.02%) Perl
18 22 (13.02%) JSON
18 22 (13.02%) React
19 21 (12.43%) BDD
19 21 (12.43%) OOP
20 20 (11.83%) XML
20 20 (11.83%) PostgreSQL
21 19 (11.24%) Publishing
21 19 (11.24%) Flash
21 19 (11.24%) jQuery

Ruby on Rails
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 14 (8.28%) Apache
2 9 (5.33%) CMS
3 7 (4.14%) WordPress
4 6 (3.55%) Confluence
4 6 (3.55%) Joomla!
5 2 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.59%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.59%) Drupal
6 1 (0.59%) nginx
6 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (3.55%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (4.14%) Magento
2 6 (3.55%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.28%) GitHub
2 5 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.78%) AWS OpsWorks
4 2 (1.18%) Heroku
5 1 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.59%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.59%) Linode
5 1 (0.59%) SoftLayer
5 1 (0.59%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.55%) HTTP
2 1 (0.59%) SNMP
2 1 (0.59%) SSL
2 1 (0.59%) VPN
2 1 (0.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (31.36%) MySQL
2 20 (11.83%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (8.28%) Relational Database
4 11 (6.51%) MongoDB
5 8 (4.73%) SQL Server
6 6 (3.55%) SQLite
7 4 (2.37%) Redis
8 1 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.59%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 31 (18.34%) Git (software)
2 17 (10.06%) Subversion
3 12 (7.10%) Jenkins
3 12 (7.10%) JIRA
4 11 (6.51%) RSpec
5 9 (5.33%) Cucumber
6 7 (4.14%) RubyGems
7 4 (2.37%) gulp
7 4 (2.37%) JUnit
7 4 (2.37%) PostCSS
7 4 (2.37%) webpack
8 1 (0.59%) Sublime Text
8 1 (0.59%) TextMate
8 1 (0.59%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (11.24%) Publishing
2 5 (2.96%) Finance
3 2 (1.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 134 (79.29%) Developer
2 54 (31.95%) Ruby Developer
3 53 (31.36%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 32 (18.93%) Software Developer
5 17 (10.06%) PHP Developer
6 15 (8.88%) Java Developer
6 15 (8.88%) Senior Developer
7 14 (8.28%) Python Developer
8 11 (6.51%) Junior
8 11 (6.51%) Team Leader
9 10 (5.92%) Consultant
9 10 (5.92%) JavaScript Developer
9 10 (5.92%) Junior Developer
9 10 (5.92%) Technical Consultant
10 9 (5.33%) Agile Developer
10 9 (5.33%) Development Team Leader
11 8 (4.73%) Software Engineer
12 7 (4.14%) C# Developer
12 7 (4.14%) Java Software Developer
12 7 (4.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (62.13%) HTML
2 88 (52.07%) CSS
3 59 (34.91%) AngularJS
4 33 (19.53%) .NET
5 22 (13.02%) JSON
5 22 (13.02%) React
6 20 (11.83%) XML
7 19 (11.24%) Flash
7 19 (11.24%) jQuery
7 19 (11.24%) Node.js
8 18 (10.65%) HTML5
9 16 (9.47%) CSS3
10 14 (8.28%) Ajax
11 13 (7.69%) Ember.js
12 10 (5.92%) ASP.NET
12 10 (5.92%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (5.92%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (5.92%) Backbone.js
13 9 (5.33%) .NET Framework
13 9 (5.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.10%) User Experience
3 6 (3.55%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (2.96%) Fintech
4 5 (2.96%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.59%) Bitcoin
6 1 (0.59%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.59%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.59%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 53 (31.36%) Linux
2 6 (3.55%) Ubuntu
3 3 (1.78%) Unix
4 1 (0.59%) Android
4 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (56.21%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (26.63%) Web Development
3 36 (21.30%) OO
3 36 (21.30%) Scrum
4 35 (20.71%) TDD
5 30 (17.75%) Open Source
6 27 (15.98%) MVC
7 21 (12.43%) BDD
7 21 (12.43%) OOP
8 16 (9.47%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (7.10%) DevOps
10 11 (6.51%) Front End Development
10 11 (6.51%) Responsive Web Design
11 10 (5.92%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (5.92%) Enterprise Architecture
11 10 (5.92%) GAP Analysis
11 10 (5.92%) Matrix Organization
12 9 (5.33%) Analytics
12 9 (5.33%) Mentoring
12 9 (5.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 168 (99.41%) Ruby
2 114 (67.46%) JavaScript
3 51 (30.18%) Java
4 48 (28.40%) PHP
5 38 (22.49%) Python
6 30 (17.75%) C#
7 22 (13.02%) Perl
8 7 (4.14%) C++
9 6 (3.55%) Scala
10 4 (2.37%) SQL
11 2 (1.18%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.59%) C
12 1 (0.59%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 2 (1.18%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (1.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.18%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (4.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (5.33%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.59%) Nagios
2 1 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (3.55%) Google
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle
2 1 (0.59%) Plumtree
2 1 (0.59%) Splunk
2 1 (0.59%) Sybase
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Network ERP & IT (EMEA) Limited
Posted: 18 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
aap3
Salary: £60000 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus + bens package
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 23k
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Capgemini
Posted: 9 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: 20 days ago