The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby on Rails (RoR)
England / South West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 235 243
Rank change year-on-year +18 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 14 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.26% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.59% 0.29% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 7
Median salary £55,000 £27,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% -6.77%  
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 West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2370 2060 2543
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 44.74% 39.33% 42.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2055 1794 2218
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 West

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

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Ruby on Rails in the South West

Ruby on Rails
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails in the South West over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby on Rails in the South West

Ruby on Rails
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Bristol - 14 £55,000 - 1
Ruby on Rails
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 West region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 28 (100.00%) Ruby
2 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (57.14%) TDD
4 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (53.57%) HTML
4 15 (53.57%) CSS
5 13 (46.43%) RESTful
6 12 (42.86%) Web Development
7 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
8 9 (32.14%) Refactoring
8 9 (32.14%) SQL
8 9 (32.14%) BDD
9 8 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
10 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
10 7 (25.00%) Finance
11 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
11 5 (17.86%) User Experience
11 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
11 5 (17.86%) MVC
11 5 (17.86%) Electronics
11 5 (17.86%) Manufacturing
11 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (17.86%) Games
11 5 (17.86%) Streaming Video
11 5 (17.86%) Programme Management
11 5 (17.86%) .NET
11 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
11 5 (17.86%) SAP

Ruby on Rails
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 5 (17.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.14%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) Capybara
2 3 (10.71%) Cucumber
2 3 (10.71%) Jasmine
2 3 (10.71%) Mercurial
2 3 (10.71%) Protractor
2 3 (10.71%) Selenium
2 3 (10.71%) SpecFlow
2 3 (10.71%) WATIR
2 3 (10.71%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
1 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (17.86%) Electronics
2 5 (17.86%) Games
2 5 (17.86%) Manufacturing
2 5 (17.86%) Marketing
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Developer
2 19 (67.86%) Ruby Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Senior Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Senior Ruby Developer
5 5 (17.86%) .NET Developer
5 5 (17.86%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (17.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (17.86%) C# Developer
5 5 (17.86%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Senior C# Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Software Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) CSS
1 15 (53.57%) HTML
2 13 (46.43%) RESTful
3 5 (17.86%) .NET
3 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
3 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
4 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (10.71%) Behat
5 3 (10.71%) CSS3
5 3 (10.71%) HTML5
5 3 (10.71%) jQuery
6 1 (3.57%) React
6 1 (3.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Streaming Video
1 5 (17.86%) User Experience
1 5 (17.86%) Video on Demand
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) TDD
2 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (42.86%) Web Development
4 10 (35.71%) Software Engineering
5 9 (32.14%) BDD
5 9 (32.14%) Refactoring
6 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (17.86%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (17.86%) DRM
6 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
6 5 (17.86%) MVC
6 5 (17.86%) OO
6 5 (17.86%) Programme Management
6 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.71%) Software Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
8 2 (7.14%) OOP
8 2 (7.14%) SDLC
9 1 (3.57%) DevOps
9 1 (3.57%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Ruby
2 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (32.14%) SQL
4 5 (17.86%) C#
5 4 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (3.57%) PHP
6 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
1 3 (10.71%) ISEB
1 3 (10.71%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) SAP
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
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