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

Ruby on Rails (RoR)
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 478 443 521
Rank change year-on-year -35 +78  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 478 627 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 0.64% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.31% 1.64% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 431 572 454
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £74,150
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

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 36421 38335 41712
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.85% 38.93% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 30573 33333 35674
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 June 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 June 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 -46 455 £55,000 - 82
London -60 250 £60,000 - 47
South East -12 63 £45,000 +5.88% 11
City of London +29 61 £60,000 - 9
West Midlands +33 45 £30,000 -29.41% 2
East of England +10 32 £50,000 -23.07% 3
East Sussex +37 22 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Cambridgeshire -3 20 £48,000 +6.66% 2
Hampshire -19 19 £55,000 +74.60% 5
Brighton +29 18 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Shropshire +23 17 £40,000 +12.67% 1
Telford +18 17 £40,000 - 1
Cambridge +2 17 £57,500 - 2
East Midlands +27 16 £50,000 +11.11%
Warwickshire +18 15 £27,500 -42.10%
South West +5 15 £55,000 +100.00% 1
Yorkshire +4 15 £55,000 +7.31% 7
Rugby - 15 £27,500 -
Bristol - 15 £55,000 - 1
North West -54 14 £38,500 -1.28% 8
Birmingham +13 13 £30,000 -29.41%
Scotland +1 13 £38,750 -3.12% 3
Hertfordshire -2 11 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Watford - 11 £50,000 - 1
Edinburgh +2 10 £39,000 -22.00% 1
Nottinghamshire +9 9 £50,000 +5.26%
Nottingham +8 9 £50,000 +5.26%
Oxford +1 9 £40,000 -27.27%
Oxfordshire -1 9 £40,000 -27.27%
Manchester -52 8 £50,000 +28.20% 6

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 957 (99.38%) Ruby
2 578 (60.02%) JavaScript
3 443 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
4 422 (43.82%) HTML
5 387 (40.19%) CSS
6 281 (29.18%) TDD
7 229 (23.78%) Java
8 209 (21.70%) AngularJS
9 204 (21.18%) PHP
10 201 (20.87%) Linux
11 200 (20.77%) MySQL
12 195 (20.25%) Git (software)
13 190 (19.73%) Python
14 178 (18.48%) PostgreSQL
15 168 (17.45%) Web Development
16 161 (16.72%) BDD
17 160 (16.61%) HTML5
18 154 (15.99%) SQL
19 148 (15.37%) Amazon AWS
20 147 (15.26%) Scrum
21 137 (14.23%) jQuery
22 126 (13.08%) Node.js
23 123 (12.77%) CSS3
24 120 (12.46%) DevOps
25 119 (12.36%) .NET
26 115 (11.94%) React
27 111 (11.53%) Continuous Integration
28 98 (10.18%) Open Source
29 96 (9.97%) Test Automation
29 96 (9.97%) 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 75 (7.79%) Elasticsearch
2 45 (4.67%) Apache
2 45 (4.67%) nginx
3 43 (4.47%) WordPress
4 29 (3.01%) CMS
5 26 (2.70%) Drupal
6 16 (1.66%) Tomcat
7 14 (1.45%) Joomla!
8 8 (0.83%) Confluence
8 8 (0.83%) OpenStack
9 6 (0.62%) Ethereum
10 5 (0.52%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.21%) Apache ServiceMix
11 2 (0.21%) concrete5
11 2 (0.21%) Jetty
11 2 (0.21%) Mule
11 2 (0.21%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.10%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.10%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (2.60%) Adobe Illustrator
2 24 (2.49%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 19 (1.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (1.25%) Magento
3 8 (0.83%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.52%) SAP Business One
5 4 (0.42%) Revive Adserver
6 3 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 3 (0.31%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 148 (15.37%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (5.40%) GitHub
3 49 (5.09%) Amazon EC2
4 46 (4.78%) Heroku
5 37 (3.84%) AWS OpsWorks
6 31 (3.22%) SaaS
7 22 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
8 13 (1.35%) PaaS
9 12 (1.25%) Loggly
10 9 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (0.73%) Route 53
12 6 (0.62%) Amazon S3
12 6 (0.62%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 6 (0.62%) AWS Lambda
12 6 (0.62%) Google Analytics
13 5 (0.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 5 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (0.52%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.70%) Internet
2 20 (2.08%) HTTP
3 4 (0.42%) Skype
3 4 (0.42%) SSL
3 4 (0.42%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.21%) IP Telephony
4 2 (0.21%) LDAP
4 2 (0.21%) Wireless
5 1 (0.10%) AMQP
5 1 (0.10%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.10%) SMS
5 1 (0.10%) SNMP
5 1 (0.10%) VoIP
5 1 (0.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (20.77%) MySQL
2 178 (18.48%) PostgreSQL
3 74 (7.68%) MongoDB
4 58 (6.02%) Relational Database
5 54 (5.61%) Blockchain
6 53 (5.50%) Redis
7 37 (3.84%) NoSQL
8 33 (3.43%) Amazon RDS
9 31 (3.22%) Big Data
10 26 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
11 24 (2.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 24 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 24 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 23 (2.39%) SQL Server
13 12 (1.25%) InfluxDB
14 8 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 6 (0.62%) Apache Cassandra
15 6 (0.62%) SQLite
16 5 (0.52%) Hadoop
17 3 (0.31%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 195 (20.25%) Git (software)
2 72 (7.48%) Jenkins
3 67 (6.96%) RSpec
4 50 (5.19%) Subversion
5 47 (4.88%) Selenium
6 41 (4.26%) Cucumber
7 23 (2.39%) Vagrant
8 21 (2.18%) JIRA
9 20 (2.08%) Mocha
10 19 (1.97%) Maven
11 16 (1.66%) gulp
11 16 (1.66%) WebDriver
12 14 (1.45%) CircleCI
13 13 (1.35%) git-flow
13 13 (1.35%) RubyGems
14 12 (1.25%) PHPUnit
15 11 (1.14%) Bitbucket
15 11 (1.14%) Grunt
15 11 (1.14%) JUnit
16 10 (1.04%) Hudson
General
1 63 (6.54%) Finance
2 48 (4.98%) Marketing
3 46 (4.78%) Retail
4 42 (4.36%) Electronics
5 41 (4.26%) Telecoms
6 34 (3.53%) Publishing
7 26 (2.70%) Games
8 21 (2.18%) Manufacturing
9 19 (1.97%) Legal
10 13 (1.35%) Banking
11 10 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (0.93%) Back Office
13 7 (0.73%) Automotive
14 6 (0.62%) Billing
15 5 (0.52%) Advertising
15 5 (0.52%) Avionics
15 5 (0.52%) Military
16 2 (0.21%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.21%) Music Industry
17 1 (0.10%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 770 (79.96%) Developer
2 311 (32.29%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 260 (27.00%) Ruby Developer
4 144 (14.95%) Senior Developer
5 93 (9.66%) JavaScript Developer
6 87 (9.03%) Software Developer
7 67 (6.96%) Full Stack Developer
8 58 (6.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 55 (5.71%) HTML Developer
10 54 (5.61%) Senior Ruby Developer
11 50 (5.19%) HTML CSS Developer
12 47 (4.88%) Software Engineer
13 46 (4.78%) Junior
14 45 (4.67%) Web Developer
15 43 (4.47%) Java Developer
16 41 (4.26%) Junior Developer
17 39 (4.05%) PHP Developer
18 36 (3.74%) .NET Developer
18 36 (3.74%) SQL Developer
19 35 (3.63%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 422 (43.82%) HTML
2 387 (40.19%) CSS
3 209 (21.70%) AngularJS
4 160 (16.61%) HTML5
5 137 (14.23%) jQuery
6 126 (13.08%) Node.js
7 123 (12.77%) CSS3
8 119 (12.36%) .NET
9 115 (11.94%) React
10 88 (9.14%) Django
11 83 (8.62%) Sass
12 72 (7.48%) Backbone.js
13 67 (6.96%) REST
14 66 (6.85%) Web Services
15 59 (6.13%) XML
16 57 (5.92%) JSON
17 49 (5.09%) Ember.js
17 49 (5.09%) RESTful
18 44 (4.57%) Ajax
19 43 (4.47%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 77 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
2 64 (6.65%) Computer Science
3 51 (5.30%) Fintech
3 51 (5.30%) User Experience
4 41 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 23 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (2.28%) Social Media
7 21 (2.18%) Linux Command Line
8 20 (2.08%) Graphic Design
9 19 (1.97%) Life Science
10 14 (1.45%) iPad
11 8 (0.83%) Algorithms
11 8 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.62%) Digital Media
12 6 (0.62%) Mobile Payment
13 5 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
13 5 (0.52%) N-Tier
14 4 (0.42%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.42%) Streaming Video
14 4 (0.42%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 201 (20.87%) Linux
2 63 (6.54%) Android
3 60 (6.23%) Apple iOS
4 24 (2.49%) Mac OS X
5 22 (2.28%) Ubuntu
6 21 (2.18%) Windows
7 11 (1.14%) Unix
8 8 (0.83%) Solaris
9 3 (0.31%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.31%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.21%) Debian
11 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 443 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
2 281 (29.18%) TDD
3 168 (17.45%) Web Development
4 161 (16.72%) BDD
5 147 (15.26%) Scrum
6 120 (12.46%) DevOps
7 111 (11.53%) Continuous Integration
8 98 (10.18%) Open Source
9 96 (9.97%) MVC
9 96 (9.97%) Software Engineering
9 96 (9.97%) Test Automation
10 86 (8.93%) OO
11 80 (8.31%) Front End Development
12 71 (7.37%) E-Commerce
13 68 (7.06%) Mentoring
14 64 (6.65%) Business Intelligence
15 51 (5.30%) OOP
16 49 (5.09%) Microservices
17 46 (4.78%) B2B
18 36 (3.74%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 957 (99.38%) Ruby
2 578 (60.02%) JavaScript
3 229 (23.78%) Java
4 204 (21.18%) PHP
5 190 (19.73%) Python
6 154 (15.99%) SQL
7 74 (7.68%) CoffeeScript
8 62 (6.44%) C#
9 53 (5.50%) Elixir
10 45 (4.67%) Go
11 40 (4.15%) Perl
12 38 (3.95%) C++
13 36 (3.74%) C
13 36 (3.74%) Scala
14 26 (2.70%) VB.NET
15 24 (2.49%) VB
15 24 (2.49%) VB6
16 19 (1.97%) Bash Shell
17 15 (1.56%) R
18 9 (0.93%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 73 (7.58%) Degree
2 40 (4.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.31%) ISEB
3 3 (0.31%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.21%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.10%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.10%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.10%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (3.53%) QA
2 1 (0.10%) GCP
2 1 (0.10%) MiFID
2 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (6.33%) Docker
2 3 (0.31%) Varnish
2 3 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.21%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.10%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.10%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 45 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
2 38 (3.95%) Puppet
3 27 (2.80%) Capistrano
4 16 (1.66%) Ansible
5 14 (1.45%) Grafana
5 14 (1.45%) Kibana
6 12 (1.25%) logstash
7 10 (1.04%) Kubernetes
8 5 (0.52%) Consul
8 5 (0.52%) Rancher
9 4 (0.42%) Nagios
10 3 (0.31%) Ambari
10 3 (0.31%) Salt
11 2 (0.21%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.21%) Packer
12 1 (0.10%) Marathon
12 1 (0.10%) Mesos
12 1 (0.10%) rkt
12 1 (0.10%) StatsD
Vendors
1 26 (2.70%) Google
2 24 (2.49%) SAP
3 17 (1.77%) New Relic
4 16 (1.66%) Alterian
5 13 (1.35%) SaltStack
6 9 (0.93%) Oracle
7 8 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (0.62%) Splunk
8 6 (0.62%) VMware
9 5 (0.52%) Microsoft
9 5 (0.52%) TOWER Software
10 4 (0.42%) DoubleClick
11 3 (0.31%) Tableau
11 3 (0.31%) Twitter
12 2 (0.21%) Adobe
12 2 (0.21%) Zend
13 1 (0.10%) Apple
13 1 (0.10%) Plumtree
13 1 (0.10%) Sybase
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Empiric
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Empiric
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus (10-15%) + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £80000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus perks and benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Source Coders
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum Equity + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Finsbury Digital
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Floow
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Floow
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Bluewolf
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dundee, Angus
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Birch & James Associates
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Graham Matthews
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus bonus, benefits and superb pension (12% n
Posted: 4 days ago
London
AdRoc Group
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum +Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago