Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby on Rails (RoR)
England > South West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 282 338 346
Rank change year-on-year +56 +8 -25
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 48 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.47% 0.11% 0.067%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.06% 0.27% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 33 12 5
South West median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +111.11% -43.75%
10th Percentile £42,500 £26,950 £21,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,250 £45,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £56,875 £47,500
% change year-on-year -3.30% +19.74% -

Ruby on Rails is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4517 4401 4999
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 43.97% 40.42% 41.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3883 3820 4364
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +4.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Ruby on Rails
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Ruby on Rails as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +8 34 £55,000 +15.79% 1
Dorset - 13 - - 1
Somerset +3 1 £40,000 +15.11% 2
Ruby on Rails
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 48 (100.00%) Ruby
2 28 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 26 (54.17%) SQL
3 26 (54.17%) HTML
3 26 (54.17%) CSS
4 25 (52.08%) Software Engineering
4 25 (52.08%) Refactoring
5 24 (50.00%) RESTful
6 21 (43.75%) Web Development
7 14 (29.17%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (29.17%) AngularJS
8 13 (27.08%) Capistrano
8 13 (27.08%) Ansible
8 13 (27.08%) Docker
9 12 (25.00%) Marketing
9 12 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
9 12 (25.00%) Programme Management
9 12 (25.00%) Electronics
9 12 (25.00%) Telecoms
9 12 (25.00%) Finance
9 12 (25.00%) Manufacturing
9 12 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (25.00%) SAP
10 9 (18.75%) SDLC
10 9 (18.75%) User Experience
11 7 (14.58%) Python
12 5 (10.42%) Machine Learning
12 5 (10.42%) Java
12 5 (10.42%) Information Retrieval
12 5 (10.42%) Elasticsearch

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 5 (10.42%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) GitHub
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
1 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.08%) MySQL
2 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (2.08%) Selenium
1 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
General
1 12 (25.00%) Electronics
1 12 (25.00%) Finance
1 12 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 12 (25.00%) Marketing
1 12 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (87.50%) Developer
2 24 (50.00%) Ruby Developer
3 20 (41.67%) Web Developer
4 13 (27.08%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Ruby Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Search Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Java Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.08%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) HTML CSS Developer
9 1 (2.08%) HTML Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Java Software Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Python Software Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Senior Ruby Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Site Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (54.17%) CSS
1 26 (54.17%) HTML
2 24 (50.00%) RESTful
3 14 (29.17%) AngularJS
4 4 (8.33%) JSON
4 4 (8.33%) Lucene
4 4 (8.33%) REST
5 2 (4.17%) Node.js
5 2 (4.17%) React
6 1 (2.08%) .NET
6 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Core
6 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (2.08%) CSS3
6 1 (2.08%) HTML5
6 1 (2.08%) Immutable.js
6 1 (2.08%) jQuery
6 1 (2.08%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.08%) Redux
6 1 (2.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Linux
1 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) Refactoring
1 25 (52.08%) Software Engineering
2 21 (43.75%) Web Development
3 12 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 12 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 9 (18.75%) SDLC
5 5 (10.42%) Information Retrieval
5 5 (10.42%) Machine Learning
6 3 (6.25%) TDD
7 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.08%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.08%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (2.08%) DevOps
7 1 (2.08%) Innovative Thinking
7 1 (2.08%) MVC
7 1 (2.08%) SOLID
7 1 (2.08%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) Ruby
2 28 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 26 (54.17%) SQL
4 7 (14.58%) Python
5 5 (10.42%) Java
6 1 (2.08%) C#
6 1 (2.08%) ES6
6 1 (2.08%) Go
System Software
1 13 (27.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (27.08%) Ansible
1 13 (27.08%) Capistrano
2 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) SAP