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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 87 101 122
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +21
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 22 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.27% 0.61% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.30% 1.48% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 4
Average salary £41,000 £31,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.25% -8.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £38,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
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
667 608 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.58% 41.22% 45.18%
Number of salaries quoted 558 512 735
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
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 24 December 2014.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 61 (100.00%) Ruby
2 44 (72.13%) Open Source
3 42 (68.85%) JavaScript
4 32 (52.46%) PostgreSQL
5 31 (50.82%) HTML
6 30 (49.18%) MySQL
6 30 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (49.18%) NoSQL
7 29 (47.54%) MongoDB
8 26 (42.62%) CSS
9 23 (37.70%) Python
10 21 (34.43%) jQuery
11 20 (32.79%) Node.js
12 19 (31.15%) Algorithms
13 18 (29.51%) Django
14 17 (27.87%) User Experience
15 16 (26.23%) Project Management
16 15 (24.59%) Software Engineering
16 15 (24.59%) Computer Science
17 13 (21.31%) Product Management
18 11 (18.03%) C
18 11 (18.03%) Degree
19 10 (16.39%) Perl
20 9 (14.75%) Informatics
21 8 (13.11%) PHP
22 6 (9.84%) LIMS
22 6 (9.84%) Blog
23 5 (8.20%) Linux
24 4 (6.56%) Java
24 4 (6.56%) Ant

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 20 (32.79%) Node.js
2 1 (1.64%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) 3G
1 4 (6.56%) LTE
2 3 (4.92%) Wireless
3 2 (3.28%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (52.46%) PostgreSQL
2 30 (49.18%) NoSQL
2 30 (49.18%) MySQL
3 29 (47.54%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Ant
1 4 (6.56%) Subversion
1 4 (6.56%) Maven
1 4 (6.56%) Hudson
1 4 (6.56%) CMake
1 4 (6.56%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.92%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.64%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (54.10%) Developer
2 23 (37.70%) Web Developer
3 13 (21.31%) Analyst
3 13 (21.31%) Business Analyst
4 8 (13.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Software Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Release Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Build and Release Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Junior
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Product Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Configuration Engineer
9 1 (1.64%) Django Developer
9 1 (1.64%) Principal Software Developer
9 1 (1.64%) Python/Django Developer
9 1 (1.64%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.82%) HTML
2 26 (42.62%) CSS
3 21 (34.43%) jQuery
4 18 (29.51%) Django
5 2 (3.28%) CSS3
6 1 (1.64%) Sass
6 1 (1.64%) LESS
6 1 (1.64%) RESTful
6 1 (1.64%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.64%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 44 (72.13%) Open Source
2 19 (31.15%) Algorithms
3 17 (27.87%) User Experience
4 15 (24.59%) Computer Science
5 9 (14.75%) Informatics
6 6 (9.84%) Blog
6 6 (9.84%) LIMS
7 1 (1.64%) Robotics
7 1 (1.64%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) Debian
2 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.23%) Project Management
3 15 (24.59%) Software Engineering
4 13 (21.31%) Product Management
5 4 (6.56%) Web Development
5 4 (6.56%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.28%) Information Management
7 1 (1.64%) Software Testing
7 1 (1.64%) OO
7 1 (1.64%) TDD
7 1 (1.64%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (1.64%) Time Management
7 1 (1.64%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) Ruby
2 42 (68.85%) JavaScript
3 23 (37.70%) Python
4 11 (18.03%) C
5 10 (16.39%) Perl
6 8 (13.11%) PHP
7 4 (6.56%) Java
8 3 (4.92%) C++
9 2 (3.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (6.56%) MKS
1 4 (6.56%) Perforce
2 1 (1.64%) Google
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle
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