The median annual salary for a Ruby on Rails Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 732 713 731
Rank change year-on-year -19 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Ruby on Rails Developer 157 230 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 143 225 222
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76%  
10th Percentile £40,000 £33,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £89,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.64% -5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85307 94661 107304
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.92% 96.51% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 283995 351566 402215
UK median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Ruby on Rails Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby on Rails Developer in the UK

Ruby on Rails Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Ruby on Rails Developer in the UK

Ruby on Rails Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby on Rails Developer in the UK

Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England -17 153 £55,000 - 26
London -21 105 £60,000 - 14
UK excluding London -1 48 £50,000 +17.64% 12
South East +20 21 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Midlands +20 10 £55,000 +41.02% 1
East of England -3 10 £50,000 -13.04% 4
North of England -23 5 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Scotland +3 1 £26,000 -
South West -2 1 £50,000 -20.00%

Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Ruby on Rails Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title.

1 317 (100.00%) Ruby
1 317 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 187 (58.99%) JavaScript
3 153 (48.26%) Agile Software Development
4 130 (41.01%) TDD
5 121 (38.17%) HTML
6 100 (31.55%) CSS
7 63 (19.87%) BDD
8 62 (19.56%) Web Development
9 61 (19.24%) AngularJS
10 59 (18.61%) Git (software)
11 52 (16.40%) Scrum
12 49 (15.46%) Java
13 48 (15.14%) PostgreSQL
14 47 (14.83%) jQuery
15 44 (13.88%) MySQL
15 44 (13.88%) Amazon AWS
16 41 (12.93%) Linux
17 36 (11.36%) CSS3
18 33 (10.41%) Node.js
19 32 (10.09%) SQL
20 30 (9.46%) RSpec
21 29 (9.15%) HTML5
22 28 (8.83%) Heroku
22 28 (8.83%) Python
23 27 (8.52%) OO
23 27 (8.52%) PHP
23 27 (8.52%) Degree
23 27 (8.52%) React
24 26 (8.20%) DevOps

Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 20 (6.31%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (2.84%) Apache
3 3 (0.95%) nginx
4 2 (0.63%) CMS
5 1 (0.32%) Drupal
5 1 (0.32%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 6 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.32%) Magento
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 44 (13.88%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (8.83%) Heroku
3 24 (7.57%) GitHub
4 9 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (2.52%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (2.21%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (2.21%) SaaS
7 5 (1.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 5 (1.58%) Google Compute Engine
7 5 (1.58%) PaaS
7 5 (1.58%) Route 53
8 4 (1.26%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.95%) AWS OpsWorks
10 1 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.32%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.32%) G Suite
10 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.58%) HTTP
2 4 (1.26%) Skype
3 3 (0.95%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (15.14%) PostgreSQL
2 44 (13.88%) MySQL
3 26 (8.20%) Big Data
4 24 (7.57%) MongoDB
5 19 (5.99%) Blockchain
6 14 (4.42%) Redis
7 6 (1.89%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.95%) Geospatial Data
8 3 (0.95%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.63%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.63%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 59 (18.61%) Git (software)
2 30 (9.46%) RSpec
3 11 (3.47%) Bitbucket
3 11 (3.47%) git-flow
4 8 (2.52%) GitLab
4 8 (2.52%) Vagrant
5 4 (1.26%) Cucumber
5 4 (1.26%) Selenium
6 3 (0.95%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.95%) JIRA
7 2 (0.63%) Bundler
7 2 (0.63%) Capybara
7 2 (0.63%) RubyGems
8 1 (0.32%) Airbrake
8 1 (0.32%) CircleCI
8 1 (0.32%) Travis CI
General
1 17 (5.36%) Finance
2 11 (3.47%) Games
3 10 (3.15%) Legal
4 8 (2.52%) Marketing
4 8 (2.52%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.21%) Retail
6 6 (1.89%) Banking
6 6 (1.89%) Electronics
6 6 (1.89%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.58%) Publishing
8 2 (0.63%) Back Office
8 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.32%) Automotive
9 1 (0.32%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 317 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 121 (38.17%) HTML
3 100 (31.55%) CSS
4 61 (19.24%) AngularJS
5 47 (14.83%) jQuery
6 36 (11.36%) CSS3
7 33 (10.41%) Node.js
8 29 (9.15%) HTML5
9 27 (8.52%) React
10 18 (5.68%) JSON
10 18 (5.68%) Sass
11 15 (4.73%) REST
12 12 (3.79%) Backbone.js
12 12 (3.79%) Ember.js
13 11 (3.47%) Resque
14 10 (3.15%) XML
15 9 (2.84%) .NET
15 9 (2.84%) Ajax
16 8 (2.52%) SOAP
16 8 (2.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.57%) Fintech
2 22 (6.94%) Greenfield Project
3 18 (5.68%) Computer Science
4 13 (4.10%) User Experience
5 8 (2.52%) Algorithms
5 8 (2.52%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.58%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.26%) Blog
9 3 (0.95%) iPad
10 2 (0.63%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (0.63%) Social Media
11 1 (0.32%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 41 (12.93%) Linux
2 15 (4.73%) Mac OS X
3 7 (2.21%) Android
3 7 (2.21%) Apple iOS
3 7 (2.21%) Ubuntu
4 3 (0.95%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (48.26%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (41.01%) TDD
3 63 (19.87%) BDD
4 62 (19.56%) Web Development
5 52 (16.40%) Scrum
6 27 (8.52%) OO
7 26 (8.20%) DevOps
8 23 (7.26%) E-Commerce
9 21 (6.62%) Test Automation
10 19 (5.99%) Front End Development
11 16 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (4.73%) Open Source
13 14 (4.42%) Analytics
13 14 (4.42%) Mentoring
13 14 (4.42%) Microservices
14 13 (4.10%) MVC
14 13 (4.10%) OOP
15 8 (2.52%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (2.52%) Kanban
15 8 (2.52%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 317 (100.00%) Ruby
2 187 (58.99%) JavaScript
3 49 (15.46%) Java
4 32 (10.09%) SQL
5 28 (8.83%) Python
6 27 (8.52%) PHP
7 24 (7.57%) CoffeeScript
8 14 (4.42%) Elixir
9 8 (2.52%) C#
10 5 (1.58%) Go
11 4 (1.26%) ActionScript
11 4 (1.26%) R
12 2 (0.63%) C++
13 1 (0.32%) C
13 1 (0.32%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 27 (8.52%) Degree
2 12 (3.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.32%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 9 (2.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (3.47%) Capistrano
2 5 (1.58%) Puppet
3 4 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.63%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.32%) Ansible
5 1 (0.32%) Kibana
5 1 (0.32%) Marathon
Vendors
1 8 (2.52%) Google
2 7 (2.21%) SAP
3 4 (1.26%) New Relic
3 4 (1.26%) Splunk
4 3 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.32%) Plumtree
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