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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 11 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby on Rails (RoR)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
11 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 188 286 225
Rank change year-on-year +98 -61 -47
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 1,587 437 82
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 2.09% 1.07% 0.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.77% 2.24% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 202 237 77
10th Percentile £49,325 £40,000 £35,500
25th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +21.74% -11.54%
75th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £101,250 £100,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.57% +12.00% +4.17%

Ruby on Rails is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 33,263 19,494 4,623
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 43.86% 47.84% 52.35%
Number of salaries quoted 17,329 14,342 4,088
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% - +3.77%
75th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%

Ruby on Rails
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Ruby on Rails as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Ruby on Rails trend for jobs with a WFH option

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Ruby on Rails.

Ruby on Rails salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Ruby on Rails
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Ruby on Rails over the 6 months to 11 August 2022.

Ruby on Rails salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 11 August 2022, Ruby on Rails job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Ruby on Rails.

1 1,578 (99.43%) Ruby
2 1,101 (69.38%) Software Engineering
3 1,094 (68.94%) JavaScript
4 875 (55.14%) Node.js
5 857 (54.00%) Docker
6 813 (51.23%) Git (software)
7 771 (48.58%) Java
8 769 (48.46%) SQL
9 753 (47.45%) CSS
10 711 (44.80%) HTML
11 688 (43.35%) AngularJS
12 685 (43.16%) Azure
13 664 (41.84%) .NET
14 657 (41.40%) Marketing
15 645 (40.64%) Web Development
16 644 (40.58%) Go
17 622 (39.19%) Social Skills
18 609 (38.37%) Angular 2
19 597 (37.62%) NoSQL
20 594 (37.43%) MVC
21 593 (37.37%) HTTP
22 586 (36.93%) ASP.NET
23 584 (36.80%) SSL
24 477 (30.06%) Full Stack Development
25 450 (28.36%) PostgreSQL
26 440 (27.73%) React
27 435 (27.41%) AWS
28 380 (23.94%) Agile
29 291 (18.34%) Kubernetes
30 279 (17.58%) Python

Ruby on Rails
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 54 (3.40%) Cloud Foundry
2 20 (1.26%) Drupal
3 11 (0.69%) Confluence
4 6 (0.38%) nginx
5 2 (0.13%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.13%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.063%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.063%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 17 (1.07%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (0.88%) Shopify
2 2 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 685 (43.16%) Azure
2 435 (27.41%) AWS
3 244 (15.37%) GitHub
4 202 (12.73%) Heroku
5 143 (9.01%) Serverless
6 132 (8.32%) SaaS
7 113 (7.12%) Slack
8 111 (6.99%) AWS Lambda
9 104 (6.55%) Amazon S3
10 84 (5.29%) Amazon ECS
11 81 (5.10%) Amazon EC2
12 76 (4.79%) PaaS
13 65 (4.10%) Amazon SQS
14 59 (3.72%) GCP
15 57 (3.59%) Cloudflare
16 54 (3.40%) IaaS
17 34 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
18 33 (2.08%) AWS CloudFormation
19 31 (1.95%) Amazon EKS
20 27 (1.70%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 593 (37.37%) HTTP
2 584 (36.80%) SSL
3 49 (3.09%) Internet
4 7 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (0.38%) Firewall
6 4 (0.25%) AMQP
7 2 (0.13%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 597 (37.62%) NoSQL
2 450 (28.36%) PostgreSQL
3 206 (12.98%) Redis
4 89 (5.61%) Elasticsearch
4 89 (5.61%) Relational Database
5 85 (5.36%) MySQL
6 78 (4.91%) Amazon RDS
7 43 (2.71%) MongoDB
8 35 (2.21%) Big Data
9 33 (2.08%) Amazon Redshift
10 31 (1.95%) Neo4j
11 25 (1.58%) DynamoDB
12 11 (0.69%) Amazon Aurora
13 6 (0.38%) InfluxDB
13 6 (0.38%) MariaDB
13 6 (0.38%) SQL Server
14 2 (0.13%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.13%) Geospatial Data
14 2 (0.13%) GIS
Development Applications
1 813 (51.23%) Git (software)
2 129 (8.13%) CircleCI
3 112 (7.06%) RSpec
4 102 (6.43%) JIRA
5 44 (2.77%) webpack
6 43 (2.71%) Cypress.io
7 37 (2.33%) Jenkins
8 26 (1.64%) GitLab
9 23 (1.45%) git-flow
10 22 (1.39%) Storybook
11 21 (1.32%) Cucumber
12 15 (0.95%) Capybara
13 13 (0.82%) Selenium
14 10 (0.63%) Codeship
15 3 (0.19%) Maven
15 3 (0.19%) Terragrunt
15 3 (0.19%) Travis CI
16 2 (0.13%) ESLint
16 2 (0.13%) fastlane
16 2 (0.13%) gulp
General
1 657 (41.40%) Marketing
2 622 (39.19%) Social Skills
3 214 (13.48%) Finance
4 78 (4.91%) Public Sector
5 74 (4.66%) Automotive
6 66 (4.16%) Retail
7 61 (3.84%) Legal
8 48 (3.02%) Games
9 45 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
9 45 (2.84%) Presentation Skills
10 40 (2.52%) Law
11 37 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
12 35 (2.21%) Organisational Skills
13 27 (1.70%) French Language
13 27 (1.70%) Local Government
14 22 (1.39%) Publishing
15 20 (1.26%) Multimedia
16 15 (0.95%) Tech for Good
17 13 (0.82%) Financial Institution
18 9 (0.57%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 984 (62.00%) Software Engineer
2 254 (16.01%) Developer
3 181 (11.41%) Senior Software Engineer
4 127 (8.00%) Ruby Engineer
5 99 (6.24%) Senior Developer
6 75 (4.73%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 61 (3.84%) Full Stack Developer
7 61 (3.84%) Ruby Developer
8 44 (2.77%) Senior Ruby Developer
9 35 (2.21%) Lead Software Engineer
10 27 (1.70%) Product Engineer
11 24 (1.51%) Senior Full Stack Developer
12 21 (1.32%) DevOps Engineer
13 20 (1.26%) JavaScript Developer
14 19 (1.20%) Technical Leader
15 15 (0.95%) Platform Engineer
16 11 (0.69%) Architect
16 11 (0.69%) Senior DevOps
16 11 (0.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 10 (0.63%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 875 (55.14%) Node.js
2 753 (47.45%) CSS
3 711 (44.80%) HTML
4 688 (43.35%) AngularJS
5 664 (41.84%) .NET
6 609 (38.37%) Angular 2
7 586 (36.93%) ASP.NET
8 440 (27.73%) React
9 178 (11.22%) Kafka
10 141 (8.88%) Sass
11 112 (7.06%) Django
12 102 (6.43%) REST
13 93 (5.86%) Sinatra
14 86 (5.42%) GraphQL
15 83 (5.23%) RabbitMQ
15 83 (5.23%) Vue.js
16 71 (4.47%) .NET Core
17 69 (4.35%) RESTful
18 64 (4.03%) Spring
19 53 (3.34%) Sidekiq
Miscellaneous
1 162 (10.21%) Virtual Team
2 103 (6.49%) User Experience
3 89 (5.61%) Self-Motivation
4 71 (4.47%) Blog
5 68 (4.28%) Algorithms
6 55 (3.47%) Mobile App
7 36 (2.27%) Data Structures
8 25 (1.58%) Legacy Systems
9 20 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
9 20 (1.26%) Over-the-Top Content
10 18 (1.13%) PlayStation
11 17 (1.07%) Video Conferencing
12 13 (0.82%) Public Cloud
13 12 (0.76%) Management Information System
14 11 (0.69%) Cloud Native
14 11 (0.69%) Data Centre
14 11 (0.69%) IoT
14 11 (0.69%) Social Media
15 8 (0.50%) Video\Live Streaming
16 6 (0.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 153 (9.64%) Linux
2 58 (3.65%) Windows
3 30 (1.89%) Unix
4 24 (1.51%) Ubuntu
5 11 (0.69%) Apple iOS
6 9 (0.57%) Android
7 6 (0.38%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.13%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,101 (69.38%) Software Engineering
2 645 (40.64%) Web Development
3 594 (37.43%) MVC
4 477 (30.06%) Full Stack Development
5 380 (23.94%) Agile
6 232 (14.62%) Mentoring
7 221 (13.93%) TDD
8 212 (13.36%) DevOps
9 180 (11.34%) CI/CD
10 168 (10.59%) Coaching
11 153 (9.64%) Microservices
12 152 (9.58%) Scrum
13 144 (9.07%) Problem-Solving
14 119 (7.50%) OO
15 117 (7.37%) Clean Code
16 106 (6.68%) Fintech
17 97 (6.11%) Continuous Integration
18 94 (5.92%) Pair Programming
19 92 (5.80%) Data Science
20 78 (4.91%) Containerisation
Programming Languages
1 1,578 (99.43%) Ruby
2 1,094 (68.94%) JavaScript
3 771 (48.58%) Java
4 769 (48.46%) SQL
5 644 (40.58%) Go
6 279 (17.58%) Python
7 141 (8.88%) TypeScript
8 122 (7.69%) ES6
9 99 (6.24%) Elixir
10 78 (4.91%) C#
11 61 (3.84%) Elm
12 51 (3.21%) PHP
12 51 (3.21%) Scala
13 49 (3.09%) C
14 39 (2.46%) Clojure
15 14 (0.88%) Kotlin
16 6 (0.38%) C++
17 4 (0.25%) Perl
17 4 (0.25%) Rust
18 3 (0.19%) Bash
Qualifications
1 119 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 30 (1.89%) Degree
3 6 (0.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (0.25%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.13%) MCSA
5 2 (0.13%) MCSE
5 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.13%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.13%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.063%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.063%) PhD
6 1 (0.063%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (4.98%) QA
2 20 (1.26%) Accessibility
3 16 (1.01%) GDPR
4 5 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.13%) NIST
5 2 (0.13%) SOC 2
6 1 (0.063%) WCAG
System Software
1 857 (54.00%) Docker
2 6 (0.38%) LXC
3 2 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.063%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 291 (18.34%) Kubernetes
2 265 (16.70%) Terraform
3 24 (1.51%) Puppet
4 22 (1.39%) Ansible
5 19 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (0.82%) Grafana
7 8 (0.50%) Packer
8 6 (0.38%) Fluentd
8 6 (0.38%) LiteSpeed
8 6 (0.38%) Prometheus
9 5 (0.32%) MOM
Vendors
1 91 (5.73%) Google
2 63 (3.97%) Apple
3 38 (2.39%) New Relic
4 31 (1.95%) Dell
4 31 (1.95%) IFS
5 22 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
6 17 (1.07%) Funding Circle
7 16 (1.01%) Adobe
8 15 (0.95%) IBM
9 11 (0.69%) Netlify
9 11 (0.69%) Spotify
10 7 (0.44%) Avid
10 7 (0.44%) Bloomberg
10 7 (0.44%) Microsoft
11 6 (0.38%) Oracle
12 4 (0.25%) Cadence
12 4 (0.25%) Facebook
12 4 (0.25%) Twitter
13 2 (0.13%) Brandwatch
13 2 (0.13%) MuleSoft