The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 95 112 113
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 10 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.67% 0.50% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.66% 1.14% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 17
Average salary £45,000 £39,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -11.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £38,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%
Ruby on Rails
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
604 788 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.73% 43.73% 44.10%
Number of salaries quoted 528 696 801
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 32 (100.00%) Ruby
2 22 (68.75%) MySQL
3 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
3 21 (65.63%) NoSQL
4 20 (62.50%) Open Source
5 19 (59.38%) MongoDB
5 19 (59.38%) HTML
5 19 (59.38%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (53.13%) CSS
6 17 (53.13%) jQuery
7 12 (37.50%) Algorithms
7 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (34.38%) Node.js
9 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
9 10 (31.25%) Degree
9 10 (31.25%) Python
10 9 (28.13%) Blog
10 9 (28.13%) Mentoring
10 9 (28.13%) Coaching
11 8 (25.00%) Django
11 8 (25.00%) LIMS
11 8 (25.00%) Perl
12 7 (21.88%) C
12 7 (21.88%) User Experience
13 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
14 4 (12.50%) PHP
15 3 (9.38%) Project Management
15 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
15 3 (9.38%) Product Management
15 3 (9.38%) RESTful

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 (34.38%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (68.75%) MySQL
2 21 (65.63%) NoSQL
3 19 (59.38%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (59.38%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (84.38%) Developer
2 17 (53.13%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Web Developer
4 8 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Ruby Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Principal Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) HTML
2 17 (53.13%) CSS
2 17 (53.13%) jQuery
3 8 (25.00%) Django
4 3 (9.38%) RESTful
5 1 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (3.13%) CSS3
5 1 (3.13%) Sass
5 1 (3.13%) LESS
5 1 (3.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (62.50%) Open Source
2 12 (37.50%) Algorithms
3 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
4 9 (28.13%) Blog
5 8 (25.00%) LIMS
6 7 (21.88%) User Experience
7 1 (3.13%) Informatics
7 1 (3.13%) Robotics
7 1 (3.13%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) Mentoring
2 9 (28.13%) Coaching
3 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 3 (9.38%) Product Management
4 3 (9.38%) Project Management
5 2 (6.25%) MVC
6 1 (3.13%) TDD
6 1 (3.13%) Pair Programming
6 1 (3.13%) OO
6 1 (3.13%) Time Management
6 1 (3.13%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Ruby
2 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
3 10 (31.25%) Python
4 8 (25.00%) Perl
5 7 (21.88%) C
6 4 (12.50%) PHP
7 2 (6.25%) SQL
8 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Google
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits extensive - see ad
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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