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

Ruby on Rails (RoR)
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 481 440 516
Rank change year-on-year -41 +76  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 459 632 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.52% 0.64% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.27% 1.65% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 413 577 452
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 £32,800 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £74,250
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% -  

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 36222 38335 41749
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.73% 38.96% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 30416 33328 35717
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 28 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 28 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 -49 436 £52,500 -4.54% 90
London -80 237 £60,000 - 52
South East -12 61 £45,000 +5.88% 12
City of London +24 60 £60,000 - 10
West Midlands +39 47 £30,000 -29.41% 3
East of England +11 30 £50,000 -23.07% 3
East Sussex +35 22 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Hampshire -16 19 £55,000 +74.60% 6
Brighton +27 18 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Telford +18 18 £40,000 - 1
Shropshire +18 18 £40,000 +12.67% 1
Cambridgeshire +3 17 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Warwickshire +23 16 £27,500 -42.10% 1
South West +3 16 £55,000 +100.00% 1
Bristol - 16 £55,000 - 1
Rugby - 16 £27,500 -
East Midlands +39 15 £50,000 +11.11%
North West -49 15 £39,250 +0.64% 8
Cambridge +4 14 £48,000 - 2
Scotland +15 13 £38,750 -3.12% 4
Birmingham +10 13 £30,000 -29.41%
Hertfordshire +8 12 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Watford - 12 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire +3 10 £50,000 -2.43% 8
Edinburgh -2 10 £39,000 -22.00% 1
Manchester -49 9 £50,000 +28.20% 6
Nottinghamshire +6 7 £50,000 +5.26%
Nottingham +6 7 £50,000 +5.26%
Oxford -3 7 £40,000 -27.27%
Oxfordshire -4 7 £40,000 -27.27%

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 959 (99.38%) Ruby
2 582 (60.31%) JavaScript
3 443 (45.91%) Agile Software Development
4 426 (44.15%) HTML
5 391 (40.52%) CSS
6 282 (29.22%) TDD
7 229 (23.73%) Java
8 212 (21.97%) AngularJS
9 207 (21.45%) PHP
10 202 (20.93%) MySQL
10 202 (20.93%) Linux
11 193 (20.00%) Git (software)
12 191 (19.79%) Python
13 177 (18.34%) PostgreSQL
14 170 (17.62%) Web Development
15 163 (16.89%) HTML5
16 161 (16.68%) BDD
17 158 (16.37%) SQL
18 148 (15.34%) Scrum
18 148 (15.34%) Amazon AWS
19 138 (14.30%) jQuery
20 126 (13.06%) Node.js
20 126 (13.06%) CSS3
21 121 (12.54%) .NET
22 120 (12.44%) DevOps
23 115 (11.92%) React
24 111 (11.50%) Continuous Integration
25 99 (10.26%) Open Source
26 97 (10.05%) Software Engineering
27 96 (9.95%) 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 (7.77%) Elasticsearch
2 46 (4.77%) Apache
2 46 (4.77%) nginx
3 44 (4.56%) WordPress
4 29 (3.01%) CMS
5 26 (2.69%) 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 26 (2.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 25 (2.59%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 20 (2.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (1.24%) Magento
3 8 (0.83%) Payment Gateway
4 5 (0.52%) SAP Business One
5 4 (0.41%) Revive Adserver
6 3 (0.31%) Sentinel
7 2 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 148 (15.34%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (5.39%) GitHub
3 49 (5.08%) Amazon EC2
4 45 (4.66%) Heroku
5 37 (3.83%) AWS OpsWorks
6 31 (3.21%) 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 (1.24%) 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 27 (2.80%) Internet
2 20 (2.07%) HTTP
3 5 (0.52%) SSL
4 4 (0.41%) Skype
4 4 (0.41%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.21%) IP Telephony
5 2 (0.21%) LDAP
5 2 (0.21%) Wireless
6 1 (0.10%) AMQP
6 1 (0.10%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.10%) SMS
6 1 (0.10%) SNMP
6 1 (0.10%) VoIP
6 1 (0.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (20.93%) MySQL
2 177 (18.34%) PostgreSQL
3 74 (7.67%) MongoDB
4 58 (6.01%) Relational Database
5 54 (5.60%) Blockchain
6 53 (5.49%) Redis
7 37 (3.83%) NoSQL
8 33 (3.42%) Amazon RDS
9 31 (3.21%) Big Data
10 27 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
11 25 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 25 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 25 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 23 (2.38%) SQL Server
13 12 (1.24%) 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
1 193 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 72 (7.46%) Jenkins
3 65 (6.74%) RSpec
4 50 (5.18%) Subversion
5 45 (4.66%) Selenium
6 39 (4.04%) Cucumber
7 23 (2.38%) Vagrant
8 21 (2.18%) JIRA
9 20 (2.07%) Mocha
10 19 (1.97%) Maven
11 16 (1.66%) gulp
12 15 (1.55%) WebDriver
13 14 (1.45%) CircleCI
14 13 (1.35%) RubyGems
15 12 (1.24%) git-flow
15 12 (1.24%) PHPUnit
16 11 (1.14%) Bitbucket
16 11 (1.14%) Grunt
16 11 (1.14%) JUnit
17 10 (1.04%) Hudson
General
1 63 (6.53%) Finance
2 50 (5.18%) Marketing
3 47 (4.87%) Retail
4 44 (4.56%) Electronics
5 42 (4.35%) Telecoms
6 34 (3.52%) Publishing
7 26 (2.69%) Games
8 22 (2.28%) Manufacturing
9 19 (1.97%) Legal
10 12 (1.24%) 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%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 774 (80.21%) Developer
2 312 (32.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 260 (26.94%) Ruby Developer
4 144 (14.92%) Senior Developer
5 94 (9.74%) JavaScript Developer
6 88 (9.12%) Software Developer
7 67 (6.94%) Full Stack Developer
8 59 (6.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 56 (5.80%) HTML Developer
10 54 (5.60%) Senior Ruby Developer
11 51 (5.28%) HTML CSS Developer
12 47 (4.87%) Junior
12 47 (4.87%) Software Engineer
13 46 (4.77%) Web Developer
14 43 (4.46%) Java Developer
15 42 (4.35%) Junior Developer
16 40 (4.15%) PHP Developer
17 38 (3.94%) .NET Developer
18 37 (3.83%) SQL Developer
19 35 (3.63%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 426 (44.15%) HTML
2 391 (40.52%) CSS
3 212 (21.97%) AngularJS
4 163 (16.89%) HTML5
5 138 (14.30%) jQuery
6 126 (13.06%) CSS3
6 126 (13.06%) Node.js
7 121 (12.54%) .NET
8 115 (11.92%) React
9 89 (9.22%) Django
10 84 (8.70%) Sass
11 72 (7.46%) Backbone.js
12 68 (7.05%) REST
13 67 (6.94%) Web Services
14 59 (6.11%) XML
15 57 (5.91%) JSON
16 51 (5.28%) RESTful
17 49 (5.08%) Ember.js
18 45 (4.66%) Ajax
19 43 (4.46%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 77 (7.98%) Greenfield Project
2 64 (6.63%) Computer Science
3 52 (5.39%) User Experience
4 50 (5.18%) Fintech
5 41 (4.25%) Mobile App
6 23 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (2.38%) Social Media
7 21 (2.18%) Graphic Design
7 21 (2.18%) Linux Command Line
8 19 (1.97%) Life Science
9 13 (1.35%) iPad
10 9 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (0.83%) Algorithms
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 (0.41%) Blog
14 4 (0.41%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.41%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 202 (20.93%) Linux
2 64 (6.63%) Android
3 61 (6.32%) Apple iOS
4 25 (2.59%) 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 (45.91%) Agile Software Development
2 282 (29.22%) TDD
3 170 (17.62%) Web Development
4 161 (16.68%) BDD
5 148 (15.34%) Scrum
6 120 (12.44%) DevOps
7 111 (11.50%) Continuous Integration
8 99 (10.26%) Open Source
9 97 (10.05%) Software Engineering
10 96 (9.95%) MVC
11 95 (9.84%) Test Automation
12 86 (8.91%) OO
13 81 (8.39%) Front End Development
14 73 (7.56%) E-Commerce
15 69 (7.15%) Mentoring
16 66 (6.84%) Business Intelligence
17 50 (5.18%) Microservices
17 50 (5.18%) OOP
18 46 (4.77%) B2B
19 36 (3.73%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 959 (99.38%) Ruby
2 582 (60.31%) JavaScript
3 229 (23.73%) Java
4 207 (21.45%) PHP
5 191 (19.79%) Python
6 158 (16.37%) SQL
7 74 (7.67%) CoffeeScript
8 62 (6.42%) C#
9 53 (5.49%) Elixir
10 45 (4.66%) Go
11 40 (4.15%) Perl
12 38 (3.94%) C++
13 37 (3.83%) C
14 36 (3.73%) Scala
15 27 (2.80%) VB.NET
16 25 (2.59%) VB
16 25 (2.59%) VB6
17 19 (1.97%) Bash Shell
18 15 (1.55%) R
19 9 (0.93%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 73 (7.56%) 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 33 (3.42%) QA
2 1 (0.10%) GCP
2 1 (0.10%) MiFID
2 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (6.32%) 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 (4.66%) Opscode Chef
2 38 (3.94%) Puppet
3 27 (2.80%) Capistrano
4 16 (1.66%) Ansible
5 14 (1.45%) Grafana
5 14 (1.45%) Kibana
6 12 (1.24%) logstash
7 10 (1.04%) Kubernetes
8 5 (0.52%) Consul
8 5 (0.52%) Rancher
9 4 (0.41%) 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 (2.69%) Google
2 25 (2.59%) SAP
3 17 (1.76%) New Relic
4 16 (1.66%) Alterian
5 13 (1.35%) SaltStack
6 9 (0.93%) Oracle
7 7 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (0.62%) Splunk
8 6 (0.62%) VMware
9 5 (0.52%) Microsoft
10 4 (0.41%) DoubleClick
10 4 (0.41%) TOWER Software
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
Central London / West End
Ease IT
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 39 minutes ago
Southam, Warwickshire
Scholastic
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 hours ago
Dundee, Angus
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Tiro Partners
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £47400.00 - £57999.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £47400.00 - £57999.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Exciting Projects, Pension. Holiday
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28450.00 - £33249.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Empiric
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £75,000 to £90,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £80000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Empiric
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus (10-15%) + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus perks and benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
East London
Source Coders
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum Equity + 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
City, London
Finsbury Digital
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Floow
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago