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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby on Rails (RoR)
UK
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 436 489 514
Rank change year-on-year +53 +25  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 531 573 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.62% 0.55% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.52% 1.44% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 466 526 483
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 34936 39848 41937
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.76% 38.57% 37.90%
Number of salaries quoted 29680 34421 35610
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 £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 30 April 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 30 April 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 +50 502 £50,000 - 81
London +13 267 £60,000 +9.09% 46
South East +70 107 £42,500 -5.55% 12
City of London +44 67 £62,500 +13.63% 20
Hampshire +10 36 £45,000 +34.32% 3
West Midlands +31 30 £40,000 +2.56% 2
North West -37 27 £44,000 +3.52% 8
East of England +32 26 £56,250 +25.00% 3
Yorkshire +37 25 £55,000 +22.22% 3
East Sussex +29 25 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Scotland +27 22 £38,500 -23.00% 7
Cambridgeshire +20 22 £57,500 +27.77%
Edinburgh +22 20 £38,500 +18.46% 4
Cambridge - 18 £57,500 -
Crowborough - 17 £30,000 -
Oxfordshire -5 16 £40,000 -20.00%
Oxford -8 16 £40,000 -27.27%
Portsmouth -9 16 £70,000 +108.95%
Shropshire +24 15 £40,000 - 1
Telford +21 15 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands +25 14 £45,000 - 2
Manchester -38 14 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Surrey +49 13 £46,250 -7.50% 4
Basingstoke -1 11 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Liverpool - 10 £33,000 - 2
Merseyside - 10 £33,000 - 2
Warwickshire +29 9 £27,500 -26.66%
West Yorkshire +16 9 £36,500 -5.80% 2
South Yorkshire +8 9 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Buckinghamshire +6 9 £42,500 -12.82%

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 1027 (100.00%) Ruby
2 604 (58.81%) JavaScript
3 480 (46.74%) Agile Software Development
4 421 (40.99%) HTML
5 386 (37.59%) CSS
6 301 (29.31%) TDD
7 270 (26.29%) Java
8 253 (24.63%) Linux
9 243 (23.66%) Python
10 240 (23.37%) Git (software)
11 226 (22.01%) AngularJS
12 217 (21.13%) MySQL
13 193 (18.79%) PHP
14 191 (18.60%) PostgreSQL
15 178 (17.33%) BDD
16 176 (17.14%) Web Development
17 166 (16.16%) HTML5
18 160 (15.58%) Amazon AWS
19 153 (14.90%) jQuery
20 150 (14.61%) Scrum
21 141 (13.73%) SQL
22 140 (13.63%) Node.js
23 139 (13.53%) .NET
24 131 (12.76%) MongoDB
25 125 (12.17%) CSS3
26 116 (11.30%) Continuous Integration
27 112 (10.91%) Software Engineering
27 112 (10.91%) React
28 109 (10.61%) DevOps
29 106 (10.32%) MVC

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 92 (8.96%) Elasticsearch
2 56 (5.45%) nginx
3 48 (4.67%) Apache
4 30 (2.92%) WordPress
5 28 (2.73%) CMS
6 21 (2.04%) Drupal
6 21 (2.04%) Tomcat
7 16 (1.56%) OpenStack
8 14 (1.36%) Joomla!
9 8 (0.78%) Confluence
10 5 (0.49%) Ethereum
10 5 (0.49%) JBoss
11 4 (0.39%) IIS
12 3 (0.29%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 2 (0.19%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.19%) concrete5
13 2 (0.19%) Jetty
13 2 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (2.53%) Photoshop
2 11 (1.07%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.097%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (0.78%) Magento
1 8 (0.78%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (0.58%) SAP Business One
3 3 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.29%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.097%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 160 (15.58%) Amazon AWS
2 78 (7.59%) Heroku
3 50 (4.87%) GitHub
4 40 (3.89%) Amazon EC2
5 32 (3.12%) AWS OpsWorks
6 31 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
7 30 (2.92%) SaaS
8 24 (2.34%) Google Cloud Platform
9 17 (1.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 15 (1.46%) Google Compute Engine
11 14 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
12 12 (1.17%) Loggly
13 10 (0.97%) PaaS
14 8 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
15 7 (0.68%) Amazon S3
16 6 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
16 6 (0.58%) Route 53
17 5 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
18 4 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 3 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.95%) Internet
2 16 (1.56%) HTTP
3 6 (0.58%) SSL
3 6 (0.58%) Wireless
4 4 (0.39%) Kerberos
4 4 (0.39%) LDAP
4 4 (0.39%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.19%) AMQP
5 2 (0.19%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.097%) Skype
6 1 (0.097%) SNMP
6 1 (0.097%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (21.13%) MySQL
2 191 (18.60%) PostgreSQL
3 131 (12.76%) MongoDB
4 94 (9.15%) Redis
5 61 (5.94%) NoSQL
6 55 (5.36%) Relational Database
7 35 (3.41%) Blockchain
8 31 (3.02%) Amazon RDS
9 29 (2.82%) SQL Server
10 25 (2.43%) Big Data
11 19 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 15 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 15 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 13 (1.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 12 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
14 12 (1.17%) InfluxDB
15 8 (0.78%) Hadoop
16 6 (0.58%) SQLite
17 5 (0.49%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 240 (23.37%) Git (software)
2 85 (8.28%) RSpec
3 80 (7.79%) Jenkins
4 64 (6.23%) Selenium
5 50 (4.87%) Subversion
6 44 (4.28%) Cucumber
7 42 (4.09%) Vagrant
8 30 (2.92%) JIRA
9 24 (2.34%) git-flow
10 23 (2.24%) WebDriver
11 18 (1.75%) Maven
11 18 (1.75%) Travis CI
12 15 (1.46%) CircleCI
12 15 (1.46%) CruiseControl
12 15 (1.46%) Hudson
13 13 (1.27%) PHPUnit
14 12 (1.17%) Bundler
14 12 (1.17%) Mocha
14 12 (1.17%) RubyGems
15 9 (0.88%) Capybara
General
1 56 (5.45%) Publishing
2 48 (4.67%) Finance
3 28 (2.73%) Games
4 26 (2.53%) Retail
5 24 (2.34%) Legal
6 23 (2.24%) Banking
7 21 (2.04%) Telecoms
8 19 (1.85%) Electronics
9 18 (1.75%) Marketing
10 8 (0.78%) Advertising
11 6 (0.58%) Back Office
12 4 (0.39%) Automotive
12 4 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.29%) Investment Banking
13 3 (0.29%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.19%) Avionics
14 2 (0.19%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.19%) Military
14 2 (0.19%) Music Industry
15 1 (0.097%) French Language
Job Titles
1 786 (76.53%) Developer
2 331 (32.23%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 314 (30.57%) Ruby Developer
4 130 (12.66%) Senior Developer
5 115 (11.20%) Software Developer
6 79 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
7 61 (5.94%) Full Stack Developer
8 53 (5.16%) Python Developer
9 51 (4.97%) Java Developer
9 51 (4.97%) Senior Ruby Developer
10 49 (4.77%) Software Engineer
11 48 (4.67%) Agile Developer
12 47 (4.58%) HTML Developer
13 40 (3.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 38 (3.70%) HTML CSS Developer
15 36 (3.51%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
16 35 (3.41%) PHP Developer
16 35 (3.41%) Web Developer
17 33 (3.21%) Lead Developer
18 31 (3.02%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 421 (40.99%) HTML
2 386 (37.59%) CSS
3 226 (22.01%) AngularJS
4 166 (16.16%) HTML5
5 153 (14.90%) jQuery
6 140 (13.63%) Node.js
7 139 (13.53%) .NET
8 125 (12.17%) CSS3
9 112 (10.91%) React
10 103 (10.03%) Django
11 88 (8.57%) Sass
12 86 (8.37%) Backbone.js
13 72 (7.01%) Web Services
14 71 (6.91%) JSON
14 71 (6.91%) REST
15 68 (6.62%) XML
16 53 (5.16%) RESTful
17 51 (4.97%) Ajax
18 49 (4.77%) Ember.js
19 47 (4.58%) Resque
Miscellaneous
1 73 (7.11%) Greenfield Project
2 63 (6.13%) Computer Science
3 62 (6.04%) User Experience
4 35 (3.41%) Mobile App
5 25 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (2.34%) Fintech
7 21 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
8 19 (1.85%) iPad
9 17 (1.66%) Linux Command Line
10 16 (1.56%) Social Media
11 14 (1.36%) Life Science
12 11 (1.07%) Graphic Design
13 9 (0.88%) Internet of Things
13 9 (0.88%) Streaming Video
14 8 (0.78%) Client/Server
14 8 (0.78%) Mobile Payment
15 7 (0.68%) Digital Media
15 7 (0.68%) Video on Demand
16 6 (0.58%) Algorithms
16 6 (0.58%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 253 (24.63%) Linux
2 52 (5.06%) Android
3 48 (4.67%) Apple iOS
4 40 (3.89%) Ubuntu
5 37 (3.60%) Windows
6 23 (2.24%) Unix
7 15 (1.46%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.39%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.29%) Solaris
11 2 (0.19%) CentOS
11 2 (0.19%) CoreOS
11 2 (0.19%) Debian
12 1 (0.097%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 480 (46.74%) Agile Software Development
2 301 (29.31%) TDD
3 178 (17.33%) BDD
4 176 (17.14%) Web Development
5 150 (14.61%) Scrum
6 116 (11.30%) Continuous Integration
7 112 (10.91%) Software Engineering
8 109 (10.61%) DevOps
9 106 (10.32%) MVC
10 98 (9.54%) Open Source
11 97 (9.44%) OO
12 70 (6.82%) E-Commerce
13 69 (6.72%) Front End Development
13 69 (6.72%) OOP
14 60 (5.84%) Mentoring
15 49 (4.77%) Test Automation
16 47 (4.58%) B2B
17 41 (3.99%) Analytics
17 41 (3.99%) Business Intelligence
18 39 (3.80%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1027 (100.00%) Ruby
2 604 (58.81%) JavaScript
3 270 (26.29%) Java
4 243 (23.66%) Python
5 193 (18.79%) PHP
6 141 (13.73%) SQL
7 100 (9.74%) C#
8 61 (5.94%) CoffeeScript
9 60 (5.84%) Perl
10 42 (4.09%) C++
11 31 (3.02%) Scala
12 29 (2.82%) C
13 27 (2.63%) Go
14 23 (2.24%) Bash Shell
15 22 (2.14%) Elixir
16 17 (1.66%) R
16 17 (1.66%) VB.NET
17 15 (1.46%) VB
17 15 (1.46%) VB6
18 7 (0.68%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 81 (7.89%) Degree
2 5 (0.49%) Postgraduate
3 3 (0.29%) ISEB
3 3 (0.29%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.19%) MCAD
4 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.19%) PhD
5 1 (0.097%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (4.28%) QA
2 3 (0.29%) MiFID
3 1 (0.097%) GCP
3 1 (0.097%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.097%) SDET
System Software
1 68 (6.62%) Docker
2 6 (0.58%) Dovecot
2 6 (0.58%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.49%) Varnish
3 5 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.39%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.29%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.29%) Firmware
6 2 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.097%) zsh
Systems Management
1 70 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
2 62 (6.04%) Puppet
3 29 (2.82%) Capistrano
4 21 (2.04%) Ansible
5 19 (1.85%) Kibana
6 14 (1.36%) Grafana
7 12 (1.17%) logstash
8 10 (0.97%) HAProxy
9 9 (0.88%) Kubernetes
9 9 (0.88%) Nagios
10 6 (0.58%) Rancher
11 5 (0.49%) Consul
12 4 (0.39%) Packer
13 3 (0.29%) Ambari
14 2 (0.19%) Salt
14 2 (0.19%) ZABBIX
15 1 (0.097%) Marathon
15 1 (0.097%) Mesos
15 1 (0.097%) rkt
15 1 (0.097%) StatsD
Vendors
1 40 (3.89%) Google
2 20 (1.95%) New Relic
3 16 (1.56%) SaltStack
4 14 (1.36%) Alterian
5 10 (0.97%) TOWER Software
6 9 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (0.78%) VMware
8 7 (0.68%) SAP
9 6 (0.58%) Oracle
9 6 (0.58%) Rackspace
10 5 (0.49%) Splunk
11 3 (0.29%) Microsoft
11 3 (0.29%) Tableau
12 2 (0.19%) Adobe
12 2 (0.19%) IBM
12 2 (0.19%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.19%) Snowplow
13 1 (0.097%) Apigee
13 1 (0.097%) Apple
13 1 (0.097%) Perforce
Hampshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £29999 - £41000 per annum + Remote working
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Send
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Benefits Package (and additional day
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + potential equity!
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + benefits + equity
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £450-550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £32500 - £42500 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Work from home Thursday's and Frid
Posted: 5 days ago
UK
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Floow
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Batley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago