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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 97 88 109
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +21
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 13 32 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.94% 1.78% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.33% 3.99% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 13
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
557 803 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.10% 44.74% 45.79%
Number of salaries quoted 488 673 716
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £27,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
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
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 31 July 2015.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Ruby on Rails
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 26 (100.00%) Ruby
2 19 (73.08%) NoSQL
2 19 (73.08%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (73.08%) HTML
2 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
2 19 (73.08%) CSS
3 17 (65.38%) MySQL
3 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (65.38%) Mentoring
3 17 (65.38%) Coaching
3 17 (65.38%) Algorithms
3 17 (65.38%) MongoDB
3 17 (65.38%) Open Source
3 17 (65.38%) Blog
3 17 (65.38%) jQuery
4 15 (57.69%) Degree
4 15 (57.69%) Computer Science
5 7 (26.92%) Pair Programming
6 2 (7.69%) C#
6 2 (7.69%) CRM
6 2 (7.69%) SQL
6 2 (7.69%) Java

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (73.08%) PostgreSQL
1 19 (73.08%) NoSQL
2 17 (65.38%) MySQL
2 17 (65.38%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 23 (88.46%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Web Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) HTML
1 19 (73.08%) CSS
2 17 (65.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) Blog
1 17 (65.38%) Algorithms
2 15 (57.69%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (65.38%) Open Source
1 17 (65.38%) Mentoring
1 17 (65.38%) Coaching
2 7 (26.92%) Pair Programming
3 2 (7.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Ruby
2 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) Degree