In this article, we’re going to cover the following topics:
- What is Ruby? What is Ruby on Rails?
- Ruby on Rails Salary
- Junior Ruby on Rails Salary
- Other factors that affect a Ruby on Rails developer salary
What is Ruby?
Ruby is an interpreted, high-level, general-purpose programming language, developed in Japan and released in 1995. Its designer, Yukihiro “Matz” Matsumoto, wanted a genuine object-oriented, easy-to-use scripting language and decided to create it himself, failing to find what he was looking for in Perl and Python. He said that the primary purpose of Ruby is to make programmers enjoy their work, be productive, and happy.
What is Ruby on Rails?
Rails is a server-side web application framework written in Ruby under the MIT License. It emerged a few years later, in the early 2000s’ and it has greatly influenced web app development by introducing modern and innovative features and now widely-used patterns such as Convention over Configuration or Don’t repeat yourself. Read More