Period
to 20 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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby on Rails (RoR)
UK
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 490 480 544
Rank change year-on-year -10 +64 -39
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 986 1218 1079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.56% 0.60% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.38% 1.55% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 867 1111 929
UK median annual salary £52,500 £54,948 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.46% +9.90% +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,750 £74,750
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 71612 78764 83849
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.45% 38.81% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 60113 68206 71363
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -

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 20 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 20 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 -17 930 £52,500 -4.55% 76
London -75 488 £60,000 - 37
UK excluding London +92 482 £45,000 +5.88% 45
South East +53 177 £45,000 +5.88% 15
Midlands +83 97 £40,000 +1.27% 3
North of England -31 83 £44,500 +4.71% 9
West Midlands +48 72 £30,000 -23.08% 3
East of England +50 57 £50,000 -21.57% 7
North West -62 45 £44,000 +3.53% 2
Yorkshire +49 37 £47,500 -5.00% 6
Scotland +21 37 £38,750 -8.82% 5
East Midlands +40 25 £50,000 +25.00%
South West +23 24 £55,000 +57.14% 3
Wales +11 5 £40,425 +61.70% 3
Northern Ireland -7 2 £40,000 -40.74%
North East +7 1 £25,000 -39.76% 1

For the 6 months to 20 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.

1 979 (99.29%) Ruby
2 599 (60.75%) JavaScript
3 445 (45.13%) HTML
4 434 (44.02%) Agile Software Development
5 419 (42.49%) CSS
6 306 (31.03%) TDD
7 225 (22.82%) Java
8 218 (22.11%) AngularJS
9 207 (20.99%) PHP
10 205 (20.79%) Linux
11 198 (20.08%) Python
11 198 (20.08%) Git (software)
12 197 (19.98%) MySQL
13 184 (18.66%) Web Development
14 179 (18.15%) SQL
15 171 (17.34%) PostgreSQL
16 163 (16.53%) BDD
17 162 (16.43%) HTML5
18 155 (15.72%) Scrum
19 143 (14.50%) Amazon AWS
20 142 (14.40%) jQuery
21 141 (14.30%) Node.js
22 131 (13.29%) CSS3
22 131 (13.29%) DevOps
23 124 (12.58%) React
24 112 (11.36%) .NET
25 109 (11.05%) Open Source
25 109 (11.05%) Continuous Integration
26 103 (10.45%) Django
27 102 (10.34%) 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 73 (7.40%) Elasticsearch
2 48 (4.87%) nginx
2 48 (4.87%) WordPress
3 45 (4.56%) Apache
4 27 (2.74%) CMS
5 25 (2.54%) Drupal
6 14 (1.42%) Tomcat
7 13 (1.32%) Joomla!
8 8 (0.81%) Apache Spark
8 8 (0.81%) OpenStack
9 6 (0.61%) Confluence
9 6 (0.61%) Ethereum
10 5 (0.51%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.30%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.20%) Apache ServiceMix
12 2 (0.20%) Jetty
12 2 (0.20%) Mule
13 1 (0.10%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 30 (3.04%) Adobe Illustrator
2 27 (2.74%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (1.32%) Magento
2 10 (1.01%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (0.61%) Revive Adserver
4 4 (0.41%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.10%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 143 (14.50%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (5.68%) GitHub
3 47 (4.77%) Amazon EC2
4 41 (4.16%) SaaS
5 37 (3.75%) Heroku
6 35 (3.55%) AWS OpsWorks
7 20 (2.03%) PaaS
8 19 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (1.22%) Loggly
10 10 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (0.71%) Amazon S3
11 7 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
12 6 (0.61%) AWS Lambda
12 6 (0.61%) Route 53
13 5 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (0.51%) Google Analytics
14 4 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 3 (0.30%) Fastly
15 3 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.74%) Internet
2 20 (2.03%) HTTP
3 9 (0.91%) SSL
4 5 (0.51%) Skype
5 4 (0.41%) LDAP
6 2 (0.20%) SMS
6 2 (0.20%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.20%) Wireless
7 1 (0.10%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.10%) SNMP
7 1 (0.10%) VoIP
7 1 (0.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (19.98%) MySQL
2 171 (17.34%) PostgreSQL
3 66 (6.69%) MongoDB
4 61 (6.19%) Blockchain
5 60 (6.09%) Relational Database
6 48 (4.87%) NoSQL
6 48 (4.87%) Redis
7 32 (3.25%) Amazon RDS
8 28 (2.84%) Big Data
9 27 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
10 26 (2.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 26 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 26 (2.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 19 (1.93%) SQL Server
12 12 (1.22%) Hadoop
12 12 (1.22%) InfluxDB
13 8 (0.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 7 (0.71%) Geospatial Data
15 6 (0.61%) SQLite
16 5 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 198 (20.08%) Git (software)
2 70 (7.10%) RSpec
3 63 (6.39%) Jenkins
4 44 (4.46%) Subversion
5 38 (3.85%) Cucumber
5 38 (3.85%) Selenium
6 22 (2.23%) Mocha
6 22 (2.23%) Vagrant
7 19 (1.93%) gulp
8 18 (1.83%) JIRA
9 17 (1.72%) Bitbucket
9 17 (1.72%) Maven
10 13 (1.32%) RubyGems
11 12 (1.22%) CircleCI
11 12 (1.22%) git-flow
11 12 (1.22%) Grunt
11 12 (1.22%) PHPUnit
12 11 (1.12%) WebDriver
13 10 (1.01%) Hudson
13 10 (1.01%) JUnit
General
1 69 (7.00%) Finance
2 58 (5.88%) Marketing
3 51 (5.17%) Telecoms
4 50 (5.07%) Electronics
5 48 (4.87%) Retail
6 27 (2.74%) Manufacturing
7 24 (2.43%) Games
8 20 (2.03%) Publishing
9 17 (1.72%) Legal
10 11 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.81%) Advertising
11 8 (0.81%) Billing
12 7 (0.71%) Automotive
12 7 (0.71%) Banking
13 6 (0.61%) Back Office
14 5 (0.51%) Avionics
14 5 (0.51%) Military
15 2 (0.20%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 801 (81.24%) Developer
2 318 (32.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 246 (24.95%) Ruby Developer
4 155 (15.72%) Senior Developer
5 98 (9.94%) JavaScript Developer
6 85 (8.62%) Full Stack Developer
7 79 (8.01%) Software Developer
8 67 (6.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 65 (6.59%) Web Developer
10 57 (5.78%) HTML Developer
11 55 (5.58%) Junior
12 54 (5.48%) Senior Ruby Developer
13 53 (5.38%) HTML CSS Developer
14 50 (5.07%) Software Engineer
15 48 (4.87%) Junior Developer
16 47 (4.77%) Blockchain Developer
17 43 (4.36%) Java Developer
18 38 (3.85%) PHP Developer
19 36 (3.65%) Lead Developer
20 34 (3.45%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 445 (45.13%) HTML
2 419 (42.49%) CSS
3 218 (22.11%) AngularJS
4 162 (16.43%) HTML5
5 142 (14.40%) jQuery
6 141 (14.30%) Node.js
7 131 (13.29%) CSS3
8 124 (12.58%) React
9 112 (11.36%) .NET
10 103 (10.45%) Django
11 93 (9.43%) Sass
12 71 (7.20%) Web Services
13 70 (7.10%) REST
14 68 (6.90%) Backbone.js
15 54 (5.48%) RESTful
16 51 (5.17%) XML
17 45 (4.56%) Ajax
17 45 (4.56%) Ember.js
18 43 (4.36%) JSON
19 42 (4.26%) Resque
Miscellaneous
1 78 (7.91%) Greenfield Project
2 71 (7.20%) Computer Science
3 63 (6.39%) Fintech
4 62 (6.29%) User Experience
5 43 (4.36%) Mobile App
6 30 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (2.43%) Social Media
8 23 (2.33%) Graphic Design
9 20 (2.03%) Linux Command Line
10 19 (1.93%) Life Science
11 18 (1.83%) iPad
12 12 (1.22%) Algorithms
13 11 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (0.81%) 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
1 205 (20.79%) Linux
2 62 (6.29%) Android
3 60 (6.09%) Apple iOS
4 30 (3.04%) Mac OS X
5 18 (1.83%) Windows
6 16 (1.62%) Ubuntu
7 8 (0.81%) Solaris
7 8 (0.81%) Unix
8 4 (0.41%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.30%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.20%) Debian
11 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 434 (44.02%) Agile Software Development
2 306 (31.03%) TDD
3 184 (18.66%) Web Development
4 163 (16.53%) BDD
5 155 (15.72%) Scrum
6 131 (13.29%) DevOps
7 109 (11.05%) Continuous Integration
7 109 (11.05%) Open Source
8 102 (10.34%) MVC
9 101 (10.24%) Software Engineering
10 91 (9.23%) Test Automation
11 87 (8.82%) Front End Development
12 85 (8.62%) OO
13 74 (7.51%) Mentoring
14 73 (7.40%) E-Commerce
15 70 (7.10%) Business Intelligence
16 54 (5.48%) Microservices
17 51 (5.17%) SDLC
18 49 (4.97%) OOP
19 47 (4.77%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 979 (99.29%) Ruby
2 599 (60.75%) JavaScript
3 225 (22.82%) Java
4 207 (20.99%) PHP
5 198 (20.08%) Python
6 179 (18.15%) SQL
7 77 (7.81%) CoffeeScript
8 60 (6.09%) Elixir
9 55 (5.58%) Go
10 48 (4.87%) C#
11 42 (4.26%) Scala
12 38 (3.85%) C
12 38 (3.85%) C++
13 28 (2.84%) Perl
13 28 (2.84%) VB.NET
14 26 (2.64%) VB
14 26 (2.64%) VB6
15 22 (2.23%) R
16 17 (1.72%) Bash Shell
17 12 (1.22%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 76 (7.71%) Degree
2 46 (4.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.30%) ISEB
3 3 (0.30%) ISTQB
3 3 (0.30%) 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 25 (2.54%) QA
2 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.10%) GCP
System Software
1 57 (5.78%) Docker
2 4 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.30%) Varnish
4 2 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.20%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.10%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 41 (4.16%) Opscode Chef
2 32 (3.25%) Puppet
3 29 (2.94%) Capistrano
4 17 (1.72%) Ansible
5 14 (1.42%) Grafana
5 14 (1.42%) Kibana
6 12 (1.22%) logstash
7 7 (0.71%) Kubernetes
8 4 (0.41%) Nagios
9 3 (0.30%) Ambari
9 3 (0.30%) Consul
9 3 (0.30%) Rancher
9 3 (0.30%) Salt
10 2 (0.20%) HAProxy
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 29 (2.94%) SAP
2 21 (2.13%) Google
3 16 (1.62%) New Relic
4 14 (1.42%) Alterian
5 13 (1.32%) SaltStack
6 10 (1.01%) Oracle
7 6 (0.61%) DoubleClick
7 6 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (0.61%) Splunk
8 5 (0.51%) Microsoft
8 5 (0.51%) Twitter
8 5 (0.51%) VMware
9 4 (0.41%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.30%) Tableau
11 2 (0.20%) Adobe
11 2 (0.20%) Plumtree
11 2 (0.20%) Zend
12 1 (0.10%) Apple
12 1 (0.10%) Sophos
12 1 (0.10%) Sybase
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Attractive + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
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Salary: Attractive + benefits + potential equity!
Posted: 4 hours ago
East London
Source Coders
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum Equity + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
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Salary: Attractive + benefits + equity
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Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Cheapside DT
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Graham Matthews
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Empiric
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Remote & Onsite working + Benefits
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Skipton, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
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Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £75,000 to £92,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Finsbury Digital
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus perks and benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Co-Hire
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol DT
Salary: £35000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Empiric
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + benefits + excellent annual leave
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
Experis Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago