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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
England / South East
Rank 285 359 377
Rank change year-on-year +74 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 111 97 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.74% 0.50% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.89% 1.33% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 74 92 61
Median salary £42,500 £43,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.73% -3.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 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 5884 7312 7621
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 39.39% 38.06% 37.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5081 6529 6620
Median salary £44,000 £44,141 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.31% +3.86%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 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 24 March 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 24 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
Hampshire +27 46 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Oxfordshire -10 18 £35,000 -30.00%
East Sussex - 18 £45,000 - 3
Surrey +47 11 £45,000 - 4
Buckinghamshire +13 8 £42,500 -15.42% 1
West Sussex +18 7 £37,500 -21.05%
Berkshire +30 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Kent +23 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Ruby on Rails
England

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 226 (100.00%) Ruby
2 165 (73.01%) JavaScript
3 131 (57.96%) HTML
4 104 (46.02%) CSS
5 99 (43.81%) Python
6 93 (41.15%) Agile Software Development
7 91 (40.27%) Java
8 83 (36.73%) AngularJS
9 65 (28.76%) C#
10 64 (28.32%) .NET
11 61 (26.99%) MySQL
12 60 (26.55%) Web Development
13 53 (23.45%) PHP
14 50 (22.12%) SQL
15 39 (17.26%) Linux
16 35 (15.49%) Perl
16 35 (15.49%) React
17 34 (15.04%) Scrum
18 33 (14.60%) OO
19 30 (13.27%) Flash
19 30 (13.27%) Django
20 29 (12.83%) MVC
20 29 (12.83%) TDD
21 28 (12.39%) Software Engineering
21 28 (12.39%) Git (software)
22 27 (11.95%) Cybersecurity
22 27 (11.95%) Publishing
23 23 (10.18%) jQuery
24 22 (9.73%) JSON
24 22 (9.73%) NoSQL

Ruby on Rails
Top Related 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 15 (6.64%) Apache
2 11 (4.87%) OpenStack
3 8 (3.54%) CMS
4 7 (3.10%) WordPress
5 6 (2.65%) Joomla!
6 4 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.33%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.88%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.88%) nginx
8 2 (0.88%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.44%) Confluence
9 1 (0.44%) Drupal
9 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (0.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (3.54%) Magento
2 6 (2.65%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.52%) GitHub
2 7 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.33%) AWS OpsWorks
3 3 (1.33%) Heroku
3 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.88%) IaaS
4 2 (0.88%) PaaS
5 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.44%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.44%) Linode
5 1 (0.44%) SoftLayer
5 1 (0.44%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.65%) VPN
2 5 (2.21%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (2.21%) Firewall
2 5 (2.21%) Junos
2 5 (2.21%) Network Security
3 2 (0.88%) Internet
4 1 (0.44%) HTTP
4 1 (0.44%) SNMP
4 1 (0.44%) SSL
4 1 (0.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (26.99%) MySQL
2 22 (9.73%) NoSQL
3 15 (6.64%) MongoDB
4 12 (5.31%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (4.42%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.42%) SQL Server
6 6 (2.65%) SQLite
7 5 (2.21%) Redis
8 2 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.88%) Big Data
8 2 (0.88%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.44%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 28 (12.39%) Git (software)
2 17 (7.52%) Subversion
3 12 (5.31%) Jenkins
4 10 (4.42%) JIRA
5 9 (3.98%) Cucumber
6 8 (3.54%) RubyGems
7 6 (2.65%) RSpec
8 2 (0.88%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.44%) Bundler
9 1 (0.44%) JUnit
9 1 (0.44%) Vagrant
General
1 27 (11.95%) Publishing
2 9 (3.98%) Finance
3 7 (3.10%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.33%) Legal
5 2 (0.88%) Games
6 1 (0.44%) Banking
6 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 157 (69.47%) Developer
2 82 (36.28%) Ruby Developer
3 56 (24.78%) Software Developer
4 52 (23.01%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 35 (15.49%) Python Developer
6 31 (13.72%) HTML Developer
7 25 (11.06%) Software Engineer
8 24 (10.62%) Django Developer
8 24 (10.62%) Python/Django Developer
9 22 (9.73%) Java Developer
9 22 (9.73%) Web Developer
10 20 (8.85%) Java Software Developer
11 19 (8.41%) JavaScript Developer
12 18 (7.96%) C# Developer
12 18 (7.96%) C# Software Developer
12 18 (7.96%) Team Leader
13 17 (7.52%) Consultant
13 17 (7.52%) Technical Consultant
14 16 (7.08%) Development Team Leader
14 16 (7.08%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (57.96%) HTML
2 104 (46.02%) CSS
3 83 (36.73%) AngularJS
4 64 (28.32%) .NET
5 35 (15.49%) React
6 30 (13.27%) Django
6 30 (13.27%) Flash
7 23 (10.18%) jQuery
8 22 (9.73%) Ember.js
8 22 (9.73%) JSON
9 20 (8.85%) XML
10 17 (7.52%) ASP.NET
10 17 (7.52%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (7.08%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (6.19%) .NET Framework
12 14 (6.19%) Backbone.js
13 10 (4.42%) Sinatra
14 9 (3.98%) Phusion Passenger
15 8 (3.54%) Ajax
16 7 (3.10%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.42%) User Experience
2 8 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.54%) Mobile Payment
3 5 (2.21%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (2.21%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.33%) Fintech
4 3 (1.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.88%) Cloud Native
5 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.88%) Internet of Things
5 2 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (0.88%) NHS
6 1 (0.44%) Bitcoin
6 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.44%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (0.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 39 (17.26%) Linux
2 9 (3.98%) Ubuntu
3 4 (1.77%) Unix
4 2 (0.88%) Android
4 2 (0.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (41.15%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (26.55%) Web Development
3 34 (15.04%) Scrum
4 33 (14.60%) OO
5 29 (12.83%) MVC
5 29 (12.83%) TDD
6 28 (12.39%) Software Engineering
7 27 (11.95%) Cybersecurity
8 22 (9.73%) Open Source
9 18 (7.96%) OOP
10 16 (7.08%) Enterprise Architecture
10 16 (7.08%) GAP Analysis
10 16 (7.08%) Matrix Organization
11 13 (5.75%) BDD
11 13 (5.75%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (5.31%) Front End Development
13 9 (3.98%) Active Record
13 9 (3.98%) Data Analysis
13 9 (3.98%) Mentoring
13 9 (3.98%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 226 (100.00%) Ruby
2 165 (73.01%) JavaScript
3 99 (43.81%) Python
4 91 (40.27%) Java
5 65 (28.76%) C#
6 53 (23.45%) PHP
7 50 (22.12%) SQL
8 35 (15.49%) Perl
9 6 (2.65%) C++
10 4 (1.77%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.33%) Scala
12 2 (0.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (1.77%) Degree
2 2 (0.88%) MCAD
2 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (0.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.21%) HIPAA
2 2 (0.88%) QA
3 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (2.21%) Docker
2 1 (0.44%) Firmware
2 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (3.98%) Capistrano
2 5 (2.21%) FortiGate
2 5 (2.21%) HAProxy
2 5 (2.21%) QRadar
3 2 (0.88%) Kibana
3 2 (0.88%) Nagios
3 2 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.88%) Puppet
4 1 (0.44%) logstash
Vendors
1 9 (3.98%) Google
2 5 (2.21%) CheckPoint
2 5 (2.21%) Cisco
2 5 (2.21%) Juniper
2 5 (2.21%) Vyatta
3 2 (0.88%) Facebook
3 2 (0.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (0.88%) Perforce
4 1 (0.44%) New Relic
4 1 (0.44%) Splunk
Guildford, Surrey
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 12 hours ago
Guildford
PS Computer Services
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Crowborough, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TD Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus 25 days hols, healthcare, flexi
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Crowborough, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago