WHAT IS RUBY ON RAILS

Ruby on Rails is a full-stack web framework that lets you build web applications very quickly. It’s one of the most in-demand programming languages in the tech startup world, in part because of its elegance, its flexibility and the ease of rapid prototyping. Ruby, the programming language in the stack, is a popular language for beginners because of its readability. Thought of as one of the most fun frameworks to work with, Ruby on Rails is also very popular as a starting point for coding beginners.

Companies Using Ruby on Rails

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COMMON USES OF RUBY ON RAILS

Web & Software Development

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Rapid Prototyping

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Elegant Language Design

WHY LEARN RUBY ON RAILS?

Ruby on Rails is a web technology stack that spans many industries. Essentially a collection of Ruby files, Ruby on Rails is a fun and straightforward way to build web applications and websites really quickly. Due to its human-friendly design and supportive, extensive community, Ruby on Rails is a great stack to add to your coding repertoire.

SALARY RANGE

$56.5k - $106.5k

NATIONAL AVERAGE

$75,540

DIFFICULTY LEVEL

BEGINNER TO INTERMEDIATE

FEATURES OF RUBY ON RAILS

FUN TO LEARN

Known for being logical and easy to learn, Ruby is known as one of the most enjoyable programming languages to learn and use.

FREE & OPEN–SOURCE

Ruby on Rails is free to download and use commercially. Additionally, you can edit the source code and contribute to its community.

DYNAMIC & VERSATILE

Ruby on Rails is used by a wide variety of startups and tech companies, making it a very popular and highly marketable stack to learn.

RAPID PROTOTYPING

Ruby on Rails is a clean and straightforward stack that allows for rapid prototyping with a variety of applications due to its simplicity.

USER–FRIENDLY COMMUNITY

If you ever get stuck while trying to learn Ruby on Rails, help is easily found on forums, social media and other Ruby on Rails community sites.

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

OUR APPROACH TO RUBY ON RAILS

Here are the topics and technologies we teach to train you to become a Ruby on Rails developer.

  • Technologies
  • •  Ruby
  • •  Rails
  • •  RSpec
  • •  Capybara
  • •  PostgreSQL
  • •  Active Record
  • •  Angular on Rails*
  • •  Ember*
  • •  Coffeescript*
  • Topics Covered
  • •  OOP in Ruby
  • •  Object Relational Mapper
  • •  Test Driven Development
  • •  RESTful Routes
  • •  MVC Framework & Design Patterns
  • •  Authentication/Authorization
  • •  Rails Deployment
  • •  Ember + Sockets*
  • •  SASS & HAML*

* Optional topics available

READY TO LEARN RUBY ON RAILS?

At Coding Dojo, we offer a range of on-campus courses to learn Ruby on Rails.

  • Onsite Bootcamp

    Become a Ruby on Rails Developer in 14 weeks in our Onsite Bootcamp – our most popular course to date.

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