The median annual salary for a Senior Ruby on Rails Developer was £61,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Ruby on Rails (RoR) Developer
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 832 916 947
Rank change year-on-year +84 +31  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Ruby on Rails Developer 20 34 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.033% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.034% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 18 33 17
Median salary £61,250 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 - £55,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82331 100795 104032
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.29% 96.38% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 68376 84445 84981
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Senior Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Ruby on Rails Developer in the UK

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Ruby on Rails Developer.

Salary trend for Senior Ruby on Rails Developer in the UK

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Ruby on Rails Developer over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Ruby on Rails Developer in the UK

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Ruby on Rails Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 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 +63 20 £61,250 +6.52% 10
London +42 11 £60,000 +4.34% 7
South East - 7 £75,000 - 1
City of London +32 4 £62,500 +13.63% 1
Hampshire - 4 £75,000 - 1
Portsmouth - 4 £75,000 - 1
Surrey - 3 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £55,000 - 1
Guildford - 1 £55,000 -
Leeds - 1 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 - 1
East of England - 1 £55,000 - 1
Cambridge - 1 £55,000 - 1

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Senior Ruby on Rails Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Ruby on Rails Developer in the job title.

1 39 (100.00%) Ruby
1 39 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 28 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (64.10%) JavaScript
4 20 (51.28%) TDD
5 17 (43.59%) MySQL
6 15 (38.46%) Linux
7 14 (35.90%) Scrum
8 13 (33.33%) CSS
8 13 (33.33%) HTML
8 13 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (33.33%) AngularJS
9 12 (30.77%) Node.js
10 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
10 9 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (20.51%) MongoDB
11 8 (20.51%) Python
12 7 (17.95%) Java
12 7 (17.95%) SQL
12 7 (17.95%) jQuery
13 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
13 6 (15.38%) RSpec
13 6 (15.38%) BDD
13 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
14 5 (12.82%) CoffeeScript
14 5 (12.82%) Redis
14 5 (12.82%) REST
15 4 (10.26%) Heroku
15 4 (10.26%) Big Data
16 3 (7.69%) OOD

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer Skill Set
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 9 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.13%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.26%) Heroku
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon S3
3 2 (5.13%) Route 53
4 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) HTTP
2 1 (2.56%) SSL
2 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (43.59%) MySQL
2 13 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (20.51%) MongoDB
4 5 (12.82%) Redis
5 4 (10.26%) Big Data
6 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.38%) RSpec
3 3 (7.69%) Airbrake
3 3 (7.69%) Travis CI
4 2 (5.13%) Bundler
4 2 (5.13%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.13%) git-flow
4 2 (5.13%) RubyGems
4 2 (5.13%) Selenium
5 1 (2.56%) JIRA
5 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 3 (7.69%) Games
2 2 (5.13%) Banking
2 2 (5.13%) Marketing
2 2 (5.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Billing
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
3 1 (2.56%) iGaming
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 13 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 13 (33.33%) CSS
2 13 (33.33%) HTML
3 12 (30.77%) Node.js
4 7 (17.95%) jQuery
5 5 (12.82%) REST
6 3 (7.69%) Memcached
6 3 (7.69%) React
6 3 (7.69%) Sass
6 3 (7.69%) Web Services
7 2 (5.13%) CSS3
7 2 (5.13%) HTML5
7 2 (5.13%) JRuby
7 2 (5.13%) RESTful
7 2 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.56%) Haml
8 1 (2.56%) OAuth
8 1 (2.56%) Sinatra
8 1 (2.56%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) User Experience
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) Fintech
2 1 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.56%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) Android
3 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (71.79%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (51.28%) TDD
3 14 (35.90%) Scrum
4 6 (15.38%) BDD
4 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.69%) Microservices
5 3 (7.69%) OO
5 3 (7.69%) OOD
5 3 (7.69%) Product Management
6 2 (5.13%) B2B
6 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.13%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.13%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (5.13%) Kanban
6 2 (5.13%) Machine Learning
6 2 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.13%) Web Development
7 1 (2.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) Ruby
2 25 (64.10%) JavaScript
3 8 (20.51%) Python
4 7 (17.95%) Java
4 7 (17.95%) SQL
5 5 (12.82%) CoffeeScript
6 3 (7.69%) PHP
7 2 (5.13%) C++
7 2 (5.13%) Scala
8 1 (2.56%) Go
8 1 (2.56%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Kibana
2 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.13%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.56%) Marathon
Vendors
1 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (2.56%) SAP
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
AdRoc Group
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum +Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Batley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spectrum IT
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago