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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 109 117 124
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 10 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.55% 0.79% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.25% 1.82% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 5
Average salary £38,250 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
799 878 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 43.76% 43.34% 50.24%
Number of salaries quoted 705 801 935
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 26 (100.00%) Ruby
2 24 (92.31%) MySQL
3 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (84.62%) Python
4 22 (84.62%) CSS
4 22 (84.62%) HTML
5 21 (80.77%) JavaScript
6 19 (73.08%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (73.08%) Open Source
7 18 (69.23%) MongoDB
7 18 (69.23%) NoSQL
7 18 (69.23%) Node.js
7 18 (69.23%) Blog
7 18 (69.23%) jQuery
8 17 (65.38%) Django
9 7 (26.92%) Linux
10 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
11 5 (19.23%) Web Services
11 5 (19.23%) Windows
11 5 (19.23%) Oracle
11 5 (19.23%) Perl
12 4 (15.38%) MVC
12 4 (15.38%) TDD
12 4 (15.38%) Subversion
12 4 (15.38%) Java
12 4 (15.38%) C#
12 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (15.38%) JAX-RS
12 4 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (15.38%) Robotics

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 18 (69.23%) Node.js
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
3 2 (7.69%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (92.31%) MySQL
2 19 (73.08%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (69.23%) MongoDB
3 18 (69.23%) NoSQL
4 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 4 (15.38%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 17 (65.38%) Web Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (84.62%) HTML
1 22 (84.62%) CSS
2 18 (69.23%) jQuery
3 17 (65.38%) Django
4 5 (19.23%) Web Services
5 4 (15.38%) Spring
5 4 (15.38%) JSON
5 4 (15.38%) JAX-RS
5 4 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
7 2 (7.69%) Symfony
7 2 (7.69%) RESTful
8 1 (3.85%) HTML5
8 1 (3.85%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (73.08%) Open Source
2 18 (69.23%) Blog
3 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 4 (15.38%) Robotics
4 3 (11.54%) LIMS
4 3 (11.54%) Informatics
5 1 (3.85%) Biology
5 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (15.38%) TDD
2 4 (15.38%) MVC
3 3 (11.54%) Process Management
3 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
3 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.85%) Web Development
4 1 (3.85%) OOP
4 1 (3.85%) OO
4 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.85%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Ruby
2 22 (84.62%) Python
3 21 (80.77%) JavaScript
4 5 (19.23%) Perl
5 4 (15.38%) C#
5 4 (15.38%) Java
6 3 (11.54%) PHP
7 2 (7.69%) C++
8 1 (3.85%) C
8 1 (3.85%) SQL
8 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Varnish
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) CA
3 1 (3.85%) MKS
3 1 (3.85%) Perforce
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