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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
England / South West
Rank 220 234 233
Rank change year-on-year +14 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 12 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.24% 0.32% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% 0.82% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 13
Median salary £42,500 £26,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +61.90% -25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 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 2167 2320 2584
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 43.14% 39.48% 43.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1815 1963 2339
Median salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,112 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £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 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 26 March 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 26 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
Bristol - 7 £43,000 -
Devon -8 3 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Wiltshire +18 1 £60,000 +20.00%
Somerset -6 1 £34,500 +2.22% 1
Ruby on Rails
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 West region with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 32 (100.00%) Ruby
2 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (68.75%) JavaScript
4 19 (59.38%) TDD
5 16 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 14 (43.75%) HTML
6 14 (43.75%) CSS
6 14 (43.75%) MVC
7 13 (40.63%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (40.63%) BDD
8 12 (37.50%) OO
9 10 (31.25%) Linux
9 10 (31.25%) Java
9 10 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (21.88%) DRM
10 7 (21.88%) Hibernate
10 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (21.88%) Games
10 7 (21.88%) Streaming Video
10 7 (21.88%) SQL
10 7 (21.88%) .NET
10 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
10 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
10 7 (21.88%) Unix
10 7 (21.88%) C#
10 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (21.88%) Video on Demand
10 7 (21.88%) RESTful
10 7 (21.88%) Spring
10 7 (21.88%) .NET Framework

Ruby on Rails
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.38%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (21.88%) MongoDB
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.25%) Capybara
2 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.25%) Jasmine
2 2 (6.25%) Mercurial
2 2 (6.25%) Protractor
2 2 (6.25%) Selenium
2 2 (6.25%) SpecFlow
2 2 (6.25%) WATIR
2 2 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (21.88%) Games
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (93.75%) Developer
2 16 (50.00%) Ruby Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 8 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 7 (21.88%) .NET Developer
5 7 (21.88%) .NET Software Developer
5 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 7 (21.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (21.88%) C# Developer
5 7 (21.88%) C# Software Developer
5 7 (21.88%) Full Stack Developer
5 7 (21.88%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (21.88%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 7 (21.88%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 7 (21.88%) Senior C# Developer
5 7 (21.88%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 7 (21.88%) Senior Developer
5 7 (21.88%) Senior Ruby Developer
5 7 (21.88%) Senior Software Developer
6 6 (18.75%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) CSS
1 14 (43.75%) HTML
2 7 (21.88%) .NET
2 7 (21.88%) .NET Framework
2 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
2 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
2 7 (21.88%) Hibernate
2 7 (21.88%) Java EE
2 7 (21.88%) Node.js
2 7 (21.88%) RESTful
2 7 (21.88%) Sass
2 7 (21.88%) Spring
2 7 (21.88%) Spring MVC
3 6 (18.75%) CSS3
3 6 (18.75%) HTML5
3 6 (18.75%) jQuery
4 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (6.25%) Behat
6 1 (3.13%) Django
6 1 (3.13%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Streaming Video
1 7 (21.88%) Video on Demand
2 6 (18.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (59.38%) TDD
3 14 (43.75%) MVC
4 13 (40.63%) BDD
5 12 (37.50%) OO
6 7 (21.88%) DRM
6 7 (21.88%) Mentoring
6 7 (21.88%) SDLC
6 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.50%) Open Source
8 3 (9.38%) OOP
8 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Web Development
9 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
10 1 (3.13%) DevOps
10 1 (3.13%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Ruby
2 22 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 10 (31.25%) Java
4 7 (21.88%) C#
4 7 (21.88%) SQL
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
5 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) ISEB
2 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
Somerset
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + On application
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago