Ruby on Rails Jobs

Ruby on Rails (RoR)
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring Ruby on Rails skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Ruby on Rails over the 6 months leading up to 17 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
17 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 748 562 302
Rank change year-on-year -186 -260 +165
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 140 358 2,413
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.42% 1.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 1.53% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 111 139 310
10th Percentile £48,750 £51,250 £38,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £51,406
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
Median % change year-on-year - -3.45% +7.41%
75th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £90,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £124,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% -8.33% -7.69%

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK

Ruby on Rails falls under the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 20,004 23,464 71,252
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 20.01% 27.82% 39.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14,661 16,637 30,340
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £37,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £67,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.45% +3.08% +13.04%
75th Percentile £80,000 £86,250 £83,125
90th Percentile £100,000 £106,250 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

Ruby on Rails
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Ruby on Rails as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby on Rails in the UK

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ruby on Rails.

Salary trend for Ruby on Rails in the UK

Ruby on Rails
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ruby on Rails over the 6 months to 17 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Ruby on Rails in the UK

Ruby on Rails
Top 15 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 within the UK over the 6 months to 17 July 2024. 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
Jobs
England -121 99 £70,000 - 16
London +52 63 £78,138 -8.07% 9
UK excluding London -206 56 £65,000 +18.18% 9
Work from Home -172 36 £70,000 +12.00% 9
Northern Ireland +17 13 £55,000 -
North of England -42 12 £65,000 +18.18% 5
North West -42 12 £65,000 +18.18% 3
South East -46 10 - - 1
South West -28 7 £60,000 -22.58% 3
Midlands -54 6 £67,500 +20.00% 1
West Midlands -15 5 £67,500 +35.00% 1
Scotland -83 4 £55,000 -15.38%
Wales +13 3 £48,500 +4.96%
East of England -25 1 £65,000 +83.10%
East Midlands -44 1 £67,500 +8.00%

Ruby on Rails
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.71%) Apache Pig
1 1 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 10 (7.14%) NEC Housing
Cloud Services
1 66 (47.14%) AWS
2 25 (17.86%) SaaS
3 15 (10.71%) Azure
3 15 (10.71%) GCP
3 15 (10.71%) GitHub
4 11 (7.86%) GitHub Actions
5 8 (5.71%) Serverless
6 4 (2.86%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (2.14%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (2.14%) Amazon ECR
7 3 (2.14%) Amazon ECS
7 3 (2.14%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (1.43%) Vercel
9 1 (0.71%) AWS Step Functions
9 1 (0.71%) Azure DevOps
9 1 (0.71%) Heroku
9 1 (0.71%) Linode
9 1 (0.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.57%) HTTP
2 3 (2.14%) MQTT
3 2 (1.43%) DNS
3 2 (1.43%) Internet
3 2 (1.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (8.57%) MySQL
3 10 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 6 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.86%) DynamoDB
5 4 (2.86%) Redis
5 4 (2.86%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.14%) Amazon Aurora
6 3 (2.14%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (2.14%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.43%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.43%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.71%) GIS
Development Applications
1 15 (10.71%) Git
2 10 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (3.57%) RSpec
4 3 (2.14%) Subversion
5 1 (0.71%) Capybara
General
1 26 (18.57%) Finance
1 26 (18.57%) Social Skills
2 18 (12.86%) Legal
3 17 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (11.43%) Tech for Good
5 14 (10.00%) Local Government
6 13 (9.29%) Public Sector
7 10 (7.14%) Police
8 7 (5.00%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 4 (2.86%) Marketing
10 2 (1.43%) Billing
11 1 (0.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 87 (62.14%) Developer
2 62 (44.29%) Senior
3 38 (27.14%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 36 (25.71%) Senior Developer
5 30 (21.43%) Ruby Developer
6 27 (19.29%) Lead
7 19 (13.57%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
8 17 (12.14%) Full Stack Developer
9 16 (11.43%) Senior Ruby Developer
10 14 (10.00%) Lead Developer
11 13 (9.29%) Software Developer
11 13 (9.29%) Software Engineer
12 11 (7.86%) DevOps Engineer
13 10 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
13 10 (7.14%) PL/SQL Developer
13 10 (7.14%) Ruby Engineer
13 10 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
13 10 (7.14%) SQL Developer
14 7 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
14 7 (5.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (23.57%) HTML
1 33 (23.57%) React
2 31 (22.14%) CSS
3 25 (17.86%) Node.js
4 14 (10.00%) Vue
4 14 (10.00%) XML
5 13 (9.29%) JSON
6 10 (7.14%) REST
6 10 (7.14%) Sidekiq
6 10 (7.14%) SOAP
7 9 (6.43%) Laravel
8 7 (5.00%) Flash
8 7 (5.00%) jQuery
9 5 (3.57%) AngularJS
9 5 (3.57%) GraphQL
9 5 (3.57%) Web Services
10 4 (2.86%) CakePHP
10 4 (2.86%) Django
10 4 (2.86%) React Native
10 4 (2.86%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.71%) NHS
2 9 (6.43%) Onboarding
3 8 (5.71%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (5.00%) Algorithms
4 7 (5.00%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.86%) Educational Technology
5 4 (2.86%) Housing Association
6 3 (2.14%) IoT
6 3 (2.14%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.43%) BBC
7 2 (1.43%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.43%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (0.71%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.71%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.71%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.71%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.71%) Product Ownership
8 1 (0.71%) Sports Betting
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.43%) Linux
2 2 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (27.86%) Full Stack Development
2 37 (26.43%) Problem-Solving
3 31 (22.14%) Agile
4 29 (20.71%) Software Engineering
5 24 (17.14%) CI/CD
6 22 (15.71%) DevOps
6 22 (15.71%) Mentoring
7 21 (15.00%) TDD
8 15 (10.71%) Computer Science
9 14 (10.00%) Roadmaps
10 12 (8.57%) Open Source
11 11 (7.86%) Infrastructure as Code
12 10 (7.14%) Coaching
12 10 (7.14%) Customer Service
12 10 (7.14%) Data Security
12 10 (7.14%) Lean Software Development
12 10 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (7.14%) Web Design
13 9 (6.43%) Collaborative Working
14 8 (5.71%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 133 (95.00%) Ruby
2 47 (33.57%) JavaScript
3 24 (17.14%) Python
4 23 (16.43%) Java
5 16 (11.43%) SQL
6 14 (10.00%) Go
7 13 (9.29%) C
8 10 (7.14%) C#
8 10 (7.14%) PL/SQL
9 6 (4.29%) TypeScript
10 4 (2.86%) PHP
11 2 (1.43%) Elixir
11 2 (1.43%) Perl
11 2 (1.43%) Rust
11 2 (1.43%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (17.86%) Degree
2 15 (10.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 10 (7.14%) DBS Check
5 4 (2.86%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.86%) GDPR
2 10 (7.14%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 12 (8.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (14.29%) Kubernetes
2 11 (7.86%) Ansible
2 11 (7.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (7.14%) NEC
1 10 (7.14%) Oracle
2 2 (1.43%) Apple
2 2 (1.43%) Google