The median annual salary for a Senior Ruby on Rails Developer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 875 867 930
Rank change year-on-year -8 +63  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Ruby on Rails Developer 15 65 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.066% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.068% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 13 65 50
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £69,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.69% -17.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £54,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £71,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £56,250 £80,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% -29.68%  

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 85544 95045 105654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.95% 96.52% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69856 80154 87088
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Ruby on Rails Developer in the UK

Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Top 8 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 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 -5 15 £62,500 +8.69% 5
London -12 13 £63,750 +10.86% 4
City of London +28 2 £60,000 +9.09% 1
South East +43 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £55,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 - 1
Surrey - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 33 (100.00%) Ruby
1 33 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
3 12 (36.36%) TDD
3 12 (36.36%) Node.js
4 10 (30.30%) HTML
4 10 (30.30%) Linux
5 9 (27.27%) CSS
6 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
6 8 (24.24%) Big Data
6 8 (24.24%) AngularJS
7 6 (18.18%) Scrum
7 6 (18.18%) MySQL
8 5 (15.15%) SQL
8 5 (15.15%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (15.15%) React
8 5 (15.15%) SDLC
8 5 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (12.12%) REST
9 4 (12.12%) HTML5
9 4 (12.12%) RSpec
9 4 (12.12%) Python
9 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (9.09%) Banking
10 3 (9.09%) Retail
10 3 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (9.09%) Selenium
10 3 (9.09%) jQuery
10 3 (9.09%) Web Services

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 2 (6.06%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon S3
3 2 (6.06%) Heroku
3 2 (6.06%) Route 53
4 1 (3.03%) AWS OpsWorks
4 1 (3.03%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) Big Data
2 6 (18.18%) MySQL
3 5 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.06%) CouchDB
5 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.03%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) RSpec
3 3 (9.09%) Selenium
4 2 (6.06%) Bundler
4 2 (6.06%) git-flow
4 2 (6.06%) RubyGems
5 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (9.09%) Banking
1 3 (9.09%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Games
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 12 (36.36%) Node.js
3 10 (30.30%) HTML
4 9 (27.27%) CSS
5 8 (24.24%) AngularJS
6 5 (15.15%) React
7 4 (12.12%) HTML5
7 4 (12.12%) REST
8 3 (9.09%) jQuery
8 3 (9.09%) Web Services
9 2 (6.06%) CSS3
9 2 (6.06%) Haml
9 2 (6.06%) JRuby
9 2 (6.06%) RESTful
10 1 (3.03%) J2EE
10 1 (3.03%) Java EE
10 1 (3.03%) Sass
10 1 (3.03%) Semantic UI
10 1 (3.03%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.06%) Fintech
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Android
2 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.06%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) TDD
3 6 (18.18%) Scrum
4 5 (15.15%) SDLC
5 3 (9.09%) Front End Development
5 3 (9.09%) Microservices
6 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.06%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.06%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.06%) MVC
6 2 (6.06%) Web Development
7 1 (3.03%) B2B
7 1 (3.03%) OO
7 1 (3.03%) OOD
7 1 (3.03%) OOP
7 1 (3.03%) Practice Management
7 1 (3.03%) Refactoring
7 1 (3.03%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Ruby
2 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.15%) SQL
4 4 (12.12%) Python
5 3 (9.09%) CoffeeScript
5 3 (9.09%) Go
6 2 (6.06%) C++
6 2 (6.06%) Java
7 1 (3.03%) C
7 1 (3.03%) PHP
7 1 (3.03%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (9.09%) Puppet
2 2 (6.06%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.03%) Ansible
3 1 (3.03%) Capistrano
3 1 (3.03%) Marathon
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