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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
UK
Rank 444 494 508
Rank change year-on-year +50 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 485 527 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.57% 0.51% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.43% 1.33% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 405 480 444
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
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 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 33955 39662 40709
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.14% 38.35% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 28984 34153 34569
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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

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 27 March 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 27 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
England +35 450 £50,000 - 79
London +27 239 £57,500 +4.54% 45
South East +83 111 £42,500 - 10
City of London +61 50 £65,000 +23.87% 17
Hampshire +24 45 £42,500 +21.42% 2
North West -32 30 £44,000 -12.00% 1
Scotland +39 28 £50,000 - 6
Edinburgh +26 28 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Manchester -46 20 £44,000 -12.00% 1
West Midlands +34 19 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Oxfordshire -3 18 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Oxford -3 18 £35,000 -30.00% 1
East Sussex - 18 £45,000 - 3
Yorkshire +27 17 £55,000 +29.41% 8
Basingstoke +11 17 £45,000 +28.57%
Portsmouth -13 17 £67,500 +101.49% 1
East of England +36 13 £52,500 +16.66% 6
Crowborough - 13 - - 2
Surrey +51 12 £45,000 - 3
South West +17 12 £42,500 +61.90% 2
Farnborough - 10 £28,250 -
Cambridgeshire +16 9 £55,000 +22.22% 4
East Midlands +11 9 £35,000 - 3
South Yorkshire - 9 £55,000 - 4
West Yorkshire +34 8 £35,000 - 2
Guildford +25 8 £47,500 - 2
Bradford +16 8 £35,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +16 8 £42,500 -15.42% 1
Shropshire +10 8 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Milton Keynes +4 8 £42,500 -15.42% 1

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 with a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 1012 (99.61%) Ruby
2 597 (58.76%) JavaScript
3 467 (45.96%) Agile Software Development
4 432 (42.52%) HTML
5 385 (37.89%) CSS
6 271 (26.67%) Java
7 266 (26.18%) TDD
8 256 (25.20%) Linux
9 248 (24.41%) Python
10 246 (24.21%) Git (software)
11 231 (22.74%) AngularJS
12 223 (21.95%) MySQL
13 182 (17.91%) Web Development
14 177 (17.42%) PostgreSQL
15 171 (16.83%) PHP
16 159 (15.65%) jQuery
17 158 (15.55%) HTML5
18 156 (15.35%) BDD
19 148 (14.57%) SQL
19 148 (14.57%) Scrum
20 147 (14.47%) Amazon AWS
21 138 (13.58%) .NET
22 132 (12.99%) MongoDB
23 129 (12.70%) Software Engineering
24 119 (11.71%) Node.js
25 113 (11.12%) CSS3
26 110 (10.83%) React
27 104 (10.24%) C#
27 104 (10.24%) Django
28 99 (9.74%) Continuous Integration

Ruby on Rails
Top Related 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 92 (9.06%) Elasticsearch
2 49 (4.82%) nginx
3 47 (4.63%) Apache
4 28 (2.76%) CMS
5 27 (2.66%) WordPress
6 24 (2.36%) OpenStack
7 19 (1.87%) Tomcat
8 16 (1.57%) Drupal
9 13 (1.28%) Joomla!
10 7 (0.69%) Confluence
10 7 (0.69%) JBoss
10 7 (0.69%) WildFly
11 5 (0.49%) Cloud Foundry
11 5 (0.49%) SharePoint
12 4 (0.39%) Ethereum
12 4 (0.39%) IIS
13 3 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.30%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.20%) concrete5
14 2 (0.20%) Jetty
Applications
1 25 (2.46%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.098%) Blender
4 1 (0.098%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.098%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (0.89%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (0.79%) Magento
3 4 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (0.39%) SAP Business One
4 3 (0.30%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.098%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.098%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 147 (14.47%) Amazon AWS
2 84 (8.27%) Heroku
3 52 (5.12%) GitHub
4 38 (3.74%) SaaS
5 29 (2.85%) Amazon EC2
6 27 (2.66%) Google Cloud Platform
7 24 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
8 22 (2.17%) AWS OpsWorks
9 17 (1.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 15 (1.48%) Google Compute Engine
11 12 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
12 8 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (0.79%) PaaS
13 7 (0.69%) Amazon S3
13 7 (0.69%) Route 53
14 5 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
14 5 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
14 5 (0.49%) Google Analytics
15 4 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 3 (0.30%) Fastly
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.77%) Internet
2 14 (1.38%) HTTP
3 10 (0.98%) VPN
4 9 (0.89%) Firewall
4 9 (0.89%) Junos
4 9 (0.89%) Network Security
5 8 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (0.59%) SSL
6 6 (0.59%) Wireless
7 5 (0.49%) Broadband
7 5 (0.49%) LDAP
7 5 (0.49%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.39%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.20%) AMQP
9 2 (0.20%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.098%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.098%) Skype
10 1 (0.098%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (21.95%) MySQL
2 177 (17.42%) PostgreSQL
3 132 (12.99%) MongoDB
4 95 (9.35%) Redis
5 72 (7.09%) NoSQL
6 44 (4.33%) Relational Database
7 31 (3.05%) SQL Server
8 28 (2.76%) Big Data
9 23 (2.26%) Amazon RDS
10 21 (2.07%) Blockchain
11 20 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
12 14 (1.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 12 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (0.98%) Hadoop
15 8 (0.79%) HBase
15 8 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 7 (0.69%) Neo4j
17 6 (0.59%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 246 (24.21%) Git (software)
2 80 (7.87%) Jenkins
2 80 (7.87%) RSpec
3 55 (5.41%) Selenium
4 51 (5.02%) Cucumber
5 47 (4.63%) Subversion
6 37 (3.64%) Vagrant
7 31 (3.05%) JIRA
8 28 (2.76%) Travis CI
9 26 (2.56%) git-flow
10 22 (2.17%) WebDriver
11 18 (1.77%) Maven
12 16 (1.57%) CruiseControl
12 16 (1.57%) Hudson
13 15 (1.48%) Bundler
14 13 (1.28%) GitLab
14 13 (1.28%) RubyGems
15 10 (0.98%) CircleCI
15 10 (0.98%) Grunt
16 8 (0.79%) Buildbot
General
1 51 (5.02%) Publishing
2 49 (4.82%) Finance
3 31 (3.05%) Games
3 31 (3.05%) Legal
4 23 (2.26%) Banking
5 21 (2.07%) Telecoms
6 20 (1.97%) Marketing
7 16 (1.57%) Retail
8 13 (1.28%) Electronics
9 8 (0.79%) Advertising
10 7 (0.69%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.59%) Back Office
12 3 (0.30%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.20%) Automotive
13 2 (0.20%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.20%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.098%) Law
14 1 (0.098%) Local Government
14 1 (0.098%) Military
14 1 (0.098%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 748 (73.62%) Developer
2 324 (31.89%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 294 (28.94%) Ruby Developer
4 121 (11.91%) Senior Developer
5 111 (10.93%) Software Developer
6 75 (7.38%) JavaScript Developer
7 61 (6.00%) Software Engineer
8 59 (5.81%) Java Developer
9 56 (5.51%) Full Stack Developer
10 53 (5.22%) Python Developer
11 48 (4.72%) HTML Developer
12 45 (4.43%) Agile Developer
13 43 (4.23%) Senior Ruby Developer
14 41 (4.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 40 (3.94%) Web Developer
16 38 (3.74%) PHP Developer
17 37 (3.64%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
18 34 (3.35%) Lead Developer
19 31 (3.05%) Angular Developer
20 30 (2.95%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 432 (42.52%) HTML
2 385 (37.89%) CSS
3 231 (22.74%) AngularJS
4 159 (15.65%) jQuery
5 158 (15.55%) HTML5
6 138 (13.58%) .NET
7 119 (11.71%) Node.js
8 113 (11.12%) CSS3
9 110 (10.83%) React
10 104 (10.24%) Django
11 96 (9.45%) Sass
12 78 (7.68%) Backbone.js
13 76 (7.48%) JSON
14 72 (7.09%) REST
15 63 (6.20%) XML
16 57 (5.61%) Web Services
17 55 (5.41%) RESTful
18 53 (5.22%) Ajax
19 47 (4.63%) Flash
20 46 (4.53%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 75 (7.38%) User Experience
2 73 (7.19%) Computer Science
3 33 (3.25%) Mobile App
4 23 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (1.67%) iPad
6 11 (1.08%) Fintech
6 11 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
7 10 (0.98%) Social Media
8 9 (0.89%) Streaming Video
9 8 (0.79%) Digital Media
9 8 (0.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 8 (0.79%) Mobile Payment
10 7 (0.69%) Client/Server
10 7 (0.69%) Internet of Things
10 7 (0.69%) Life Science
10 7 (0.69%) Video on Demand
11 5 (0.49%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.49%) Smart Home
12 4 (0.39%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 256 (25.20%) Linux
2 51 (5.02%) Android
3 50 (4.92%) Apple iOS
4 48 (4.72%) Ubuntu
5 37 (3.64%) Windows
6 23 (2.26%) Unix
7 8 (0.79%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.39%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.30%) CoreOS
9 3 (0.30%) Debian
10 2 (0.20%) CentOS
11 1 (0.098%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 467 (45.96%) Agile Software Development
2 266 (26.18%) TDD
3 182 (17.91%) Web Development
4 156 (15.35%) BDD
5 148 (14.57%) Scrum
6 129 (12.70%) Software Engineering
7 99 (9.74%) Continuous Integration
7 99 (9.74%) MVC
7 99 (9.74%) OO
8 90 (8.86%) DevOps
9 85 (8.37%) Open Source
10 72 (7.09%) Front End Development
11 69 (6.79%) OOP
12 58 (5.71%) E-Commerce
13 57 (5.61%) Mentoring
14 55 (5.41%) Microservices
15 42 (4.13%) Test Automation
16 40 (3.94%) Analytics
16 40 (3.94%) Responsive Web Design
17 35 (3.44%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1012 (99.61%) Ruby
2 597 (58.76%) JavaScript
3 271 (26.67%) Java
4 248 (24.41%) Python
5 171 (16.83%) PHP
6 148 (14.57%) SQL
7 104 (10.24%) C#
8 60 (5.91%) Perl
9 46 (4.53%) C++
10 43 (4.23%) CoffeeScript
11 40 (3.94%) Scala
12 35 (3.44%) Go
13 24 (2.36%) C
14 23 (2.26%) Bash Shell
15 15 (1.48%) R
16 12 (1.18%) Elixir
17 10 (0.98%) VB.NET
18 8 (0.79%) Objective-C
18 8 (0.79%) VB
18 8 (0.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 87 (8.56%) Degree
2 5 (0.49%) Postgraduate
3 2 (0.20%) ISEB
3 2 (0.20%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.20%) MCAD
3 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (4.72%) QA
2 8 (0.79%) HIPAA
3 3 (0.30%) MiFID
4 1 (0.098%) GCP
4 1 (0.098%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.098%) SDET
System Software
1 70 (6.89%) Docker
2 7 (0.69%) Dovecot
2 7 (0.69%) HDFS
3 5 (0.49%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.49%) Varnish
4 4 (0.39%) LXC
4 4 (0.39%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.30%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.30%) Firmware
6 2 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.098%) zsh
Systems Management
1 86 (8.46%) Opscode Chef
2 81 (7.97%) Puppet
3 34 (3.35%) Ansible
4 30 (2.95%) Capistrano
5 22 (2.17%) HAProxy
5 22 (2.17%) Kibana
6 17 (1.67%) Kubernetes
7 13 (1.28%) logstash
8 9 (0.89%) Rancher
9 8 (0.79%) FortiGate
9 8 (0.79%) Nagios
9 8 (0.79%) QRadar
10 7 (0.69%) Packer
11 5 (0.49%) Consul
11 5 (0.49%) Grafana
11 5 (0.49%) Salt
12 4 (0.39%) CFEngine
13 3 (0.30%) Ambari
14 2 (0.20%) ZABBIX
15 1 (0.098%) StatsD
Vendors
1 51 (5.02%) Google
2 12 (1.18%) New Relic
2 12 (1.18%) Rackspace
3 11 (1.08%) Alterian
4 10 (0.98%) SaltStack
4 10 (0.98%) TOWER Software
5 8 (0.79%) CheckPoint
5 8 (0.79%) Cisco
5 8 (0.79%) Juniper
5 8 (0.79%) Vyatta
6 7 (0.69%) Adobe
6 7 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (0.69%) VMware
7 5 (0.49%) Apple
7 5 (0.49%) Microsoft
7 5 (0.49%) Oracle
7 5 (0.49%) SAP
8 4 (0.39%) IBM
8 4 (0.39%) Snowplow
9 3 (0.30%) Splunk
West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £60-80,000 + Bens
Posted: 54 minutes ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
UK
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 52 minutes ago
UK
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £40-60,000 + Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Crowborough, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + On application
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Stock Options
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £400-£600 depending on experience.
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Shares
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
blu digital
Salary: Attractive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crowborough, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Empiric.com
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum (Remote if required)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Benefits (Remote)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago