The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby on Rails (RoR)
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 447 447 474
Rank change year-on-year 0 +27  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 489 593 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.58% 0.59% 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.39% 1.54% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 439 540 517
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £74,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 35119 38594 41146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.32% 38.71% 38.06%
Number of salaries quoted 29644 33437 35123
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.52% +6.25%  

Ruby on Rails
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Ruby on Rails in the UK

Ruby on Rails
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 28 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby on Rails in the UK

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 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 3 months to 28 May 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 +3 462 £50,000 -5.66% 79
London -26 247 £60,000 - 44
South East +31 77 £42,500 - 9
City of London +37 64 £60,000 +9.09% 12
West Midlands +48 42 £30,000 -29.41%
East of England +18 29 £52,500 -16.00% 6
East Sussex +31 23 £45,000 +28.57% 2
North West -49 23 £42,000 +7.69% 5
Cambridgeshire +16 21 £57,500 +27.77% 2
Hampshire -6 19 £42,500 +30.76% 3
Shropshire +30 18 £40,000 -
Telford +21 18 £40,000 -
Cambridge - 18 £57,500 - 2
Yorkshire +32 16 £55,000 +10.00% 8
East Midlands +33 15 £45,000 - 1
Warwickshire +32 14 £27,500 -26.66%
Scotland +11 14 £38,500 -23.00% 5
Oxfordshire 0 14 £40,000 -27.27%
Oxford -6 14 £40,000 -33.33%
Rugby - 14 £27,500 -
Manchester -41 13 £44,500 +14.10% 3
Crowborough - 13 £30,000 -
Surrey +58 12 £45,000 -10.00%
Nottingham +14 11 £50,000 +11.11%
Nottinghamshire +13 11 £50,000 +11.11%
Edinburgh +9 11 £38,500 -23.00% 3
Brighton +22 10 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Birmingham +3 10 £30,000 -29.41%
Liverpool - 10 £33,000 - 1
Merseyside - 10 £33,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 985 (99.80%) Ruby
2 580 (58.76%) JavaScript
3 455 (46.10%) Agile Software Development
4 410 (41.54%) HTML
5 373 (37.79%) CSS
6 284 (28.77%) TDD
7 245 (24.82%) Java
8 223 (22.59%) Linux
9 220 (22.29%) AngularJS
10 215 (21.78%) Python
11 214 (21.68%) Git (software)
12 212 (21.48%) MySQL
13 189 (19.15%) PHP
13 189 (19.15%) PostgreSQL
14 166 (16.82%) Web Development
15 163 (16.51%) HTML5
15 163 (16.51%) BDD
16 154 (15.60%) Amazon AWS
17 143 (14.49%) Scrum
18 138 (13.98%) jQuery
19 135 (13.68%) SQL
20 129 (13.07%) Node.js
21 126 (12.77%) CSS3
21 126 (12.77%) .NET
22 118 (11.96%) React
23 116 (11.75%) Continuous Integration
24 114 (11.55%) DevOps
25 106 (10.74%) MongoDB
26 104 (10.54%) Test Automation
27 98 (9.93%) Software Engineering

Ruby on Rails
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 88 (8.92%) Elasticsearch
2 52 (5.27%) nginx
3 44 (4.46%) Apache
4 36 (3.65%) WordPress
5 27 (2.74%) CMS
6 21 (2.13%) Drupal
7 18 (1.82%) Tomcat
8 14 (1.42%) Joomla!
9 12 (1.22%) OpenStack
10 7 (0.71%) Confluence
11 5 (0.51%) Ethereum
12 2 (0.20%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.20%) concrete5
12 2 (0.20%) IIS
12 2 (0.20%) JBoss
12 2 (0.20%) Jetty
12 2 (0.20%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.20%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.10%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.10%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 25 (2.53%) Photoshop
2 17 (1.72%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (0.91%) Magento
2 8 (0.81%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.51%) SAP Business One
3 5 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.30%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 154 (15.60%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (6.89%) Heroku
3 54 (5.47%) GitHub
4 48 (4.86%) Amazon EC2
5 37 (3.75%) AWS OpsWorks
6 33 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
7 29 (2.94%) SaaS
8 19 (1.93%) Google Cloud Platform
9 14 (1.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 14 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
10 12 (1.22%) Google Compute Engine
10 12 (1.22%) Loggly
11 11 (1.11%) PaaS
12 8 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
13 7 (0.71%) Amazon S3
14 6 (0.61%) AWS Lambda
14 6 (0.61%) Route 53
15 5 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
15 5 (0.51%) Google Analytics
16 4 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.33%) Internet
2 17 (1.72%) HTTP
3 5 (0.51%) SSL
4 4 (0.41%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.41%) Wireless
5 3 (0.30%) LDAP
6 2 (0.20%) AMQP
6 2 (0.20%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.20%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.10%) Skype
7 1 (0.10%) SNMP
7 1 (0.10%) VoIP
7 1 (0.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (21.48%) MySQL
2 189 (19.15%) PostgreSQL
3 106 (10.74%) MongoDB
4 75 (7.60%) Redis
5 60 (6.08%) Relational Database
6 48 (4.86%) Blockchain
7 43 (4.36%) NoSQL
8 33 (3.34%) Amazon RDS
9 26 (2.63%) Big Data
10 25 (2.53%) SQL Server
11 23 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
12 20 (2.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 20 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 20 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (1.22%) InfluxDB
14 10 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 7 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
16 6 (0.61%) Hadoop
16 6 (0.61%) SQLite
17 4 (0.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 214 (21.68%) Git (software)
2 77 (7.80%) Jenkins
3 75 (7.60%) RSpec
4 56 (5.67%) Selenium
5 48 (4.86%) Subversion
6 42 (4.26%) Cucumber
7 34 (3.44%) Vagrant
8 24 (2.43%) JIRA
9 22 (2.23%) git-flow
10 21 (2.13%) WebDriver
11 18 (1.82%) Maven
12 16 (1.62%) Mocha
13 14 (1.42%) CircleCI
14 13 (1.32%) Bundler
14 13 (1.32%) RubyGems
15 12 (1.22%) PHPUnit
16 11 (1.11%) Travis CI
17 10 (1.01%) CruiseControl
17 10 (1.01%) Hudson
17 10 (1.01%) JUnit
General
1 49 (4.96%) Publishing
2 47 (4.76%) Finance
3 35 (3.55%) Retail
4 30 (3.04%) Games
5 29 (2.94%) Marketing
6 26 (2.63%) Electronics
7 22 (2.23%) Telecoms
8 21 (2.13%) Legal
9 15 (1.52%) Banking
10 8 (0.81%) Back Office
11 7 (0.71%) Advertising
11 7 (0.71%) Automotive
11 7 (0.71%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.51%) Avionics
13 5 (0.51%) Military
14 4 (0.41%) Billing
15 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.20%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.20%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 772 (78.22%) Developer
2 317 (32.12%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 287 (29.08%) Ruby Developer
4 134 (13.58%) Senior Developer
5 100 (10.13%) Software Developer
6 85 (8.61%) JavaScript Developer
7 63 (6.38%) Full Stack Developer
8 53 (5.37%) Senior Ruby Developer
9 51 (5.17%) HTML Developer
10 49 (4.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 46 (4.66%) Software Engineer
12 45 (4.56%) HTML CSS Developer
13 43 (4.36%) Python Developer
14 42 (4.26%) Agile Developer
15 41 (4.15%) Java Developer
16 40 (4.05%) Junior
17 38 (3.85%) Web Developer
18 36 (3.65%) Junior Developer
19 33 (3.34%) PHP Developer
19 33 (3.34%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 410 (41.54%) HTML
2 373 (37.79%) CSS
3 220 (22.29%) AngularJS
4 163 (16.51%) HTML5
5 138 (13.98%) jQuery
6 129 (13.07%) Node.js
7 126 (12.77%) .NET
7 126 (12.77%) CSS3
8 118 (11.96%) React
9 96 (9.73%) Django
10 84 (8.51%) Sass
11 83 (8.41%) Backbone.js
12 68 (6.89%) REST
12 68 (6.89%) Web Services
13 66 (6.69%) XML
14 64 (6.48%) JSON
15 53 (5.37%) Ember.js
16 50 (5.07%) Resque
17 48 (4.86%) Ajax
17 48 (4.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 78 (7.90%) Greenfield Project
2 62 (6.28%) Computer Science
3 57 (5.78%) User Experience
4 34 (3.44%) Mobile App
5 33 (3.34%) Fintech
6 22 (2.23%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (2.03%) Linux Command Line
7 20 (2.03%) Social Media
8 19 (1.93%) iPad
9 17 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (1.62%) Graphic Design
10 16 (1.62%) Life Science
11 8 (0.81%) Mobile Payment
12 7 (0.71%) Digital Media
12 7 (0.71%) Internet of Things
12 7 (0.71%) Streaming Video
12 7 (0.71%) Video on Demand
13 5 (0.51%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.51%) Hybrid Cloud
13 5 (0.51%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 223 (22.59%) Linux
2 55 (5.57%) Android
3 49 (4.96%) Apple iOS
4 35 (3.55%) Ubuntu
5 26 (2.63%) Windows
6 22 (2.23%) Mac OS X
7 17 (1.72%) Unix
8 7 (0.71%) Solaris
9 5 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.20%) Debian
10 2 (0.20%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 455 (46.10%) Agile Software Development
2 284 (28.77%) TDD
3 166 (16.82%) Web Development
4 163 (16.51%) BDD
5 143 (14.49%) Scrum
6 116 (11.75%) Continuous Integration
7 114 (11.55%) DevOps
8 104 (10.54%) Test Automation
9 98 (9.93%) Software Engineering
10 96 (9.73%) Open Source
11 94 (9.52%) MVC
12 92 (9.32%) OO
13 75 (7.60%) Front End Development
14 73 (7.40%) E-Commerce
15 69 (6.99%) Mentoring
16 64 (6.48%) OOP
17 53 (5.37%) B2B
18 47 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
19 39 (3.95%) Microservices
20 37 (3.75%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 985 (99.80%) Ruby
2 580 (58.76%) JavaScript
3 245 (24.82%) Java
4 215 (21.78%) Python
5 189 (19.15%) PHP
6 135 (13.68%) SQL
7 86 (8.71%) C#
8 70 (7.09%) CoffeeScript
9 49 (4.96%) Perl
10 38 (3.85%) C++
11 37 (3.75%) Go
12 36 (3.65%) Elixir
13 35 (3.55%) Scala
14 31 (3.14%) C
15 24 (2.43%) Bash Shell
16 22 (2.23%) VB.NET
17 20 (2.03%) VB
17 20 (2.03%) VB6
18 16 (1.62%) R
19 8 (0.81%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 74 (7.50%) Degree
2 34 (3.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.30%) ISEB
3 3 (0.30%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.20%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.10%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.10%) MCAD
5 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.10%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (4.15%) QA
2 2 (0.20%) GCP
2 2 (0.20%) MiFID
3 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 72 (7.29%) Docker
2 6 (0.61%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.30%) Firmware
3 3 (0.30%) Varnish
3 3 (0.30%) VirtualBox
3 3 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.20%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.10%) Dovecot
5 1 (0.10%) zsh
Systems Management
1 58 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 49 (4.96%) Puppet
3 29 (2.94%) Capistrano
4 18 (1.82%) Ansible
4 18 (1.82%) Kibana
5 14 (1.42%) Grafana
6 12 (1.22%) Kubernetes
6 12 (1.22%) logstash
7 9 (0.91%) Nagios
8 5 (0.51%) Consul
8 5 (0.51%) Rancher
9 3 (0.30%) Ambari
9 3 (0.30%) HAProxy
9 3 (0.30%) Salt
10 2 (0.20%) Packer
11 1 (0.10%) Marathon
11 1 (0.10%) Mesos
11 1 (0.10%) rkt
11 1 (0.10%) StatsD
Vendors
1 32 (3.24%) Google
2 21 (2.13%) New Relic
3 15 (1.52%) Alterian
4 14 (1.42%) SaltStack
5 10 (1.01%) SAP
6 9 (0.91%) TOWER Software
7 8 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (0.71%) Oracle
9 6 (0.61%) Splunk
9 6 (0.61%) VMware
10 3 (0.30%) Microsoft
10 3 (0.30%) Rackspace
10 3 (0.30%) Tableau
11 2 (0.20%) IBM
11 2 (0.20%) Zend
12 1 (0.10%) Apigee
12 1 (0.10%) Apple
12 1 (0.10%) Plumtree
12 1 (0.10%) Twitter
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Pension, Training, FlexiTime
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k (DoE) + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Attractive + benefits + equity
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Ease IT
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Floow
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Floow
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Explore Group
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £68,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £21000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Training, Progression
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 80000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Linking Humans Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum plus flexi-time, work from home etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £68,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Empiric
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus (10-15%) + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Volt
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £35000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago