The first table below looks at the demand for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 89 103 116
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +13
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 30 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.69% 0.84% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.78% 1.82% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 3
Average salary £37,750 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.62% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £36,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
794 769 957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 44.66% 46.38% 52.93%
Number of salaries quoted 669 731 844
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby on Rails
Cambridgeshire

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in Cambridge

Ruby on Rails
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby on Rails.

1 38 (100.00%) Ruby
2 27 (71.05%) Open Source
3 25 (65.79%) HTML
4 24 (63.16%) JavaScript
5 23 (60.53%) CSS
6 19 (50.00%) MySQL
6 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (47.37%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (47.37%) Python
8 16 (42.11%) Django
8 16 (42.11%) MongoDB
8 16 (42.11%) NoSQL
9 14 (36.84%) jQuery
10 12 (31.58%) Linux
11 11 (28.95%) Perl
11 11 (28.95%) Blog
11 11 (28.95%) Node.js
12 10 (26.32%) Computer Science
13 9 (23.68%) Java
14 8 (21.05%) PHP
14 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
14 8 (21.05%) Degree
15 6 (15.79%) MKS
15 6 (15.79%) Perforce
15 6 (15.79%) Subversion
15 6 (15.79%) C++
16 5 (13.16%) C
16 5 (13.16%) Ant
16 5 (13.16%) Web Services
16 5 (13.16%) Windows

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Ruby on Rails also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ruby on Rails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (28.95%) Node.js
2 5 (13.16%) Apache
3 2 (5.26%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) 3G
1 5 (13.16%) LTE
2 2 (5.26%) Wireless
3 1 (2.63%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (50.00%) MySQL
2 18 (47.37%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (42.11%) MongoDB
3 16 (42.11%) NoSQL
4 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.63%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Subversion
2 5 (13.16%) Ant
2 5 (13.16%) Bugzilla
2 5 (13.16%) Maven
2 5 (13.16%) CMake
2 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.16%) Hudson
3 2 (5.26%) Redmine
3 2 (5.26%) CruiseControl
General
1 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) Developer
2 16 (42.11%) Web Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Release Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Business Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Build and Release Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Ruby Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Python Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Python Web Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Django Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Node.js Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Python/Django Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Configuration Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Junior
8 1 (2.63%) Graduate
8 1 (2.63%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.63%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (65.79%) HTML
2 23 (60.53%) CSS
3 16 (42.11%) Django
4 14 (36.84%) jQuery
5 5 (13.16%) Web Services
5 5 (13.16%) RESTful
6 4 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (10.53%) JAX-RS
6 4 (10.53%) JSON
6 4 (10.53%) Spring
7 2 (5.26%) Symfony
8 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (71.05%) Open Source
2 11 (28.95%) Blog
3 10 (26.32%) Computer Science
4 4 (10.53%) Informatics
4 4 (10.53%) Robotics
4 4 (10.53%) Biology
5 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Linux
2 5 (13.16%) Windows
3 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.26%) Ubuntu
3 2 (5.26%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
3 5 (13.16%) Project Management
3 5 (13.16%) MVC
3 5 (13.16%) Product Management
4 4 (10.53%) Web Development
4 4 (10.53%) OO
5 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.26%) Bug Management
6 2 (5.26%) Test Management
7 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.63%) Information Management
7 1 (2.63%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.63%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) Ruby
2 24 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 18 (47.37%) Python
4 11 (28.95%) Perl
5 9 (23.68%) Java
6 8 (21.05%) PHP
7 6 (15.79%) C++
8 5 (13.16%) C
9 4 (10.53%) SQL
10 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) Varnish
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) MKS
1 6 (15.79%) Perforce
2 4 (10.53%) VMware
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle
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