Period
to 26 July 2017

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 6 months to 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby on Rails (RoR)
UK
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 490 480 544
Rank change year-on-year -10 +64 -35
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 978 1230 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.55% 0.61% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.36% 1.57% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 863 1118 920
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £79,125 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 71999 78229 83654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.53% 38.76% 37.85%
Number of salaries quoted 60272 67800 71206
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.48%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,438 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +3.60% -

Ruby on Rails
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby on Rails in the UK

Ruby on Rails
Top 16 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 26 July 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
England -26 931 £52,500 -4.55% 91
UK excluding London +92 483 £45,000 +5.88% 44
London -83 482 £60,000 - 55
South East +46 184 £45,000 +2.86% 13
Midlands +87 97 £40,000 - 2
North of England -22 82 £45,000 +5.88% 9
West Midlands +68 73 £30,000 -23.08% 2
East of England +51 56 £50,000 -23.08% 7
North West -52 43 £44,500 +12.66% 5
Yorkshire +24 38 £46,250 -7.50% 4
Scotland +21 31 £38,500 -9.41% 8
South West +17 26 £55,000 +57.14% 4
East Midlands +52 24 £50,000 +17.65%
Wales +13 6 £36,375 +45.50% 1
North East +6 1 £25,000 -39.76%
Northern Ireland -8 1 £40,000 -40.74%

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 971 (99.28%) Ruby
2 604 (61.76%) JavaScript
3 448 (45.81%) HTML
4 427 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
5 422 (43.15%) CSS
6 308 (31.49%) TDD
7 221 (22.60%) Java
8 220 (22.49%) AngularJS
9 205 (20.96%) PHP
10 198 (20.25%) Linux
11 195 (19.94%) Python
11 195 (19.94%) MySQL
12 190 (19.43%) Git (software)
13 186 (19.02%) Web Development
14 182 (18.61%) SQL
15 173 (17.69%) PostgreSQL
16 164 (16.77%) BDD
17 161 (16.46%) HTML5
18 155 (15.85%) Scrum
19 146 (14.93%) jQuery
20 140 (14.31%) Node.js
21 139 (14.21%) Amazon AWS
22 132 (13.50%) CSS3
23 128 (13.09%) DevOps
24 126 (12.88%) React
25 112 (11.45%) Open Source
26 108 (11.04%) Continuous Integration
27 107 (10.94%) .NET
28 105 (10.74%) Django
29 102 (10.43%) 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 64 (6.54%) Elasticsearch
2 47 (4.81%) WordPress
3 43 (4.40%) Apache
4 42 (4.29%) nginx
5 25 (2.56%) CMS
6 24 (2.45%) Drupal
7 12 (1.23%) Joomla!
7 12 (1.23%) Tomcat
8 9 (0.92%) Apache Spark
9 8 (0.82%) OpenStack
10 6 (0.61%) Confluence
10 6 (0.61%) Ethereum
11 5 (0.51%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.31%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 2 (0.20%) Apache ServiceMix
13 2 (0.20%) Jetty
13 2 (0.20%) Mule
14 1 (0.10%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 32 (3.27%) Adobe Illustrator
2 28 (2.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (1.33%) Magento
2 10 (1.02%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (0.61%) Revive Adserver
4 4 (0.41%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 139 (14.21%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (5.83%) GitHub
3 47 (4.81%) Amazon EC2
4 40 (4.09%) SaaS
5 39 (3.99%) Heroku
6 35 (3.58%) AWS OpsWorks
7 21 (2.15%) PaaS
8 19 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (1.23%) Loggly
10 10 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (0.72%) Amazon S3
12 6 (0.61%) Route 53
13 5 (0.51%) Google Analytics
14 4 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 3 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
15 3 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
15 3 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 2 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
16 2 (0.20%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.86%) Internet
2 20 (2.04%) HTTP
3 9 (0.92%) SSL
4 6 (0.61%) Skype
5 4 (0.41%) LDAP
6 2 (0.20%) SMS
6 2 (0.20%) Wireless
7 1 (0.10%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.10%) SNMP
7 1 (0.10%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.10%) VoIP
7 1 (0.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (19.94%) MySQL
2 173 (17.69%) PostgreSQL
3 63 (6.44%) MongoDB
4 61 (6.24%) Blockchain
5 59 (6.03%) Relational Database
6 47 (4.81%) NoSQL
7 46 (4.70%) Redis
8 32 (3.27%) Amazon RDS
9 28 (2.86%) Big Data
10 27 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
11 26 (2.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 26 (2.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 26 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 16 (1.64%) SQL Server
13 12 (1.23%) InfluxDB
14 10 (1.02%) Hadoop
15 7 (0.72%) Geospatial Data
16 6 (0.61%) SQLite
17 5 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
18 4 (0.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 190 (19.43%) Git (software)
2 69 (7.06%) RSpec
3 60 (6.13%) Jenkins
4 42 (4.29%) Subversion
5 38 (3.89%) Cucumber
5 38 (3.89%) Selenium
6 22 (2.25%) Mocha
6 22 (2.25%) Vagrant
7 21 (2.15%) gulp
8 18 (1.84%) JIRA
9 17 (1.74%) Bitbucket
10 15 (1.53%) Maven
11 13 (1.33%) RubyGems
12 12 (1.23%) Grunt
12 12 (1.23%) PHPUnit
13 11 (1.12%) CircleCI
13 11 (1.12%) git-flow
13 11 (1.12%) WebDriver
14 10 (1.02%) Hudson
14 10 (1.02%) JUnit
General
1 68 (6.95%) Finance
2 59 (6.03%) Marketing
3 52 (5.32%) Telecoms
4 50 (5.11%) Electronics
5 48 (4.91%) Retail
6 27 (2.76%) Manufacturing
7 24 (2.45%) Games
8 20 (2.04%) Publishing
9 17 (1.74%) Legal
10 12 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.82%) Billing
12 7 (0.72%) Automotive
13 6 (0.61%) Advertising
13 6 (0.61%) Banking
14 5 (0.51%) Avionics
14 5 (0.51%) Back Office
14 5 (0.51%) Military
15 2 (0.20%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 801 (81.90%) Developer
2 319 (32.62%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 240 (24.54%) Ruby Developer
4 155 (15.85%) Senior Developer
5 101 (10.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 87 (8.90%) Full Stack Developer
7 78 (7.98%) Software Developer
8 70 (7.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 66 (6.75%) Web Developer
10 58 (5.93%) HTML Developer
11 56 (5.73%) Junior
12 54 (5.52%) HTML CSS Developer
12 54 (5.52%) Senior Ruby Developer
13 50 (5.11%) Software Engineer
14 49 (5.01%) Junior Developer
15 47 (4.81%) Blockchain Developer
16 41 (4.19%) Java Developer
17 39 (3.99%) Lead Developer
17 39 (3.99%) PHP Developer
18 34 (3.48%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 448 (45.81%) HTML
2 422 (43.15%) CSS
3 220 (22.49%) AngularJS
4 161 (16.46%) HTML5
5 146 (14.93%) jQuery
6 140 (14.31%) Node.js
7 132 (13.50%) CSS3
8 126 (12.88%) React
9 107 (10.94%) .NET
10 105 (10.74%) Django
11 95 (9.71%) Sass
12 71 (7.26%) REST
13 68 (6.95%) Backbone.js
14 66 (6.75%) Web Services
15 54 (5.52%) RESTful
16 51 (5.21%) XML
17 45 (4.60%) Ember.js
18 44 (4.50%) JSON
19 43 (4.40%) Ajax
20 42 (4.29%) Resque
Miscellaneous
1 79 (8.08%) Greenfield Project
2 68 (6.95%) Computer Science
3 66 (6.75%) User Experience
4 62 (6.34%) Fintech
5 41 (4.19%) Mobile App
6 30 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (2.45%) Graphic Design
8 23 (2.35%) Social Media
9 20 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
10 19 (1.94%) Life Science
11 15 (1.53%) iPad
12 13 (1.33%) Algorithms
13 10 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (0.82%) Blog
15 6 (0.61%) Client/Server
15 6 (0.61%) Streaming Media
16 5 (0.51%) Digital Media
16 5 (0.51%) N-Tier
17 4 (0.41%) Hybrid Cloud
17 4 (0.41%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 198 (20.25%) Linux
2 56 (5.73%) Android
2 56 (5.73%) Apple iOS
3 29 (2.97%) Mac OS X
4 15 (1.53%) Ubuntu
5 14 (1.43%) Windows
6 8 (0.82%) Solaris
7 7 (0.72%) Unix
8 3 (0.31%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.20%) Debian
9 2 (0.20%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 427 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
2 308 (31.49%) TDD
3 186 (19.02%) Web Development
4 164 (16.77%) BDD
5 155 (15.85%) Scrum
6 128 (13.09%) DevOps
7 112 (11.45%) Open Source
8 108 (11.04%) Continuous Integration
9 102 (10.43%) MVC
10 100 (10.22%) Software Engineering
11 90 (9.20%) Front End Development
12 89 (9.10%) Test Automation
13 85 (8.69%) OO
14 73 (7.46%) E-Commerce
15 71 (7.26%) Mentoring
16 70 (7.16%) Business Intelligence
17 55 (5.62%) Microservices
18 53 (5.42%) SDLC
19 48 (4.91%) B2B
20 47 (4.81%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 971 (99.28%) Ruby
2 604 (61.76%) JavaScript
3 221 (22.60%) Java
4 205 (20.96%) PHP
5 195 (19.94%) Python
6 182 (18.61%) SQL
7 76 (7.77%) CoffeeScript
8 61 (6.24%) Elixir
9 54 (5.52%) Go
10 49 (5.01%) C#
11 41 (4.19%) Scala
12 39 (3.99%) C
13 36 (3.68%) C++
14 28 (2.86%) VB.NET
15 27 (2.76%) Perl
16 26 (2.66%) VB
16 26 (2.66%) VB6
17 21 (2.15%) R
18 16 (1.64%) Bash Shell
19 12 (1.23%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 72 (7.36%) Degree
2 45 (4.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.31%) ISEB
3 3 (0.31%) ISTQB
3 3 (0.31%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.10%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.10%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.10%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.45%) QA
2 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.10%) GCP
System Software
1 52 (5.32%) Docker
2 4 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.20%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.10%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 38 (3.89%) Opscode Chef
2 30 (3.07%) Puppet
3 29 (2.97%) Capistrano
4 17 (1.74%) Ansible
5 14 (1.43%) Grafana
6 12 (1.23%) Kibana
7 10 (1.02%) logstash
8 6 (0.61%) Kubernetes
9 4 (0.41%) Nagios
10 3 (0.31%) Salt
11 2 (0.20%) Consul
11 2 (0.20%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.20%) Packer
11 2 (0.20%) Rancher
12 1 (0.10%) Marathon
12 1 (0.10%) Mesos
12 1 (0.10%) rkt
Vendors
1 29 (2.97%) SAP
2 21 (2.15%) Google
3 16 (1.64%) New Relic
4 13 (1.33%) SaltStack
5 12 (1.23%) Alterian
6 11 (1.12%) Oracle
7 6 (0.61%) DoubleClick
7 6 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (0.61%) Splunk
7 6 (0.61%) Twitter
8 5 (0.51%) Microsoft
8 5 (0.51%) VMware
9 4 (0.41%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.31%) Tableau
11 2 (0.20%) Adobe
11 2 (0.20%) Plumtree
11 2 (0.20%) Zend
12 1 (0.10%) Ogone
12 1 (0.10%) Sophos
12 1 (0.10%) Sybase
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: negotiable + strong benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Empiric
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Up to £60,000 D.O.E
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + Ace Benefits + Perks
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus bonus, benefits and superb pension (12% n
Posted: Yesterday
UK
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Riding
IT Staff Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Empiric
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32500.00 - £40249.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32500.00 - £40249.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Experis Ltd
Salary: £21950.00 - £27249.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus perks and benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cheapside DT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £35000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge DT
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago