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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 102 88 103
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +15
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 9 23 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.60% 1.52% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.44% 3.47% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 11
Average salary £38,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £38,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
627 663 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 42.11% 43.91% 41.16%
Number of salaries quoted 528 589 663
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 5 March 2015.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 16 (61.54%) MySQL
3 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
3 15 (57.69%) NoSQL
4 14 (53.85%) Open Source
4 14 (53.85%) Node.js
5 13 (50.00%) MongoDB
5 13 (50.00%) HTML
5 13 (50.00%) Python
5 13 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (42.31%) CSS
6 11 (42.31%) Django
6 11 (42.31%) jQuery
7 9 (34.62%) User Experience
7 9 (34.62%) C
8 8 (30.77%) LIMS
8 8 (30.77%) Perl
9 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
10 5 (19.23%) PHP
11 4 (15.38%) Project Management
11 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (15.38%) Product Management
11 4 (15.38%) Algorithms
12 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
12 3 (11.54%) RESTful
12 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
13 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (7.69%) CSS3
13 2 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (7.69%) MVC

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 14 (53.85%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) MySQL
2 15 (57.69%) NoSQL
3 13 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 13 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) Web Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Software Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Principal Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) HTML
2 11 (42.31%) CSS
2 11 (42.31%) Django
2 11 (42.31%) jQuery
3 3 (11.54%) RESTful
4 2 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (3.85%) JSON
5 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (3.85%) Sass
5 1 (3.85%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Open Source
2 9 (34.62%) User Experience
3 8 (30.77%) LIMS
4 4 (15.38%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.85%) Informatics
5 1 (3.85%) Robotics
5 1 (3.85%) Biology
5 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
2 4 (15.38%) Project Management
2 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (15.38%) Product Management
3 2 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (3.85%) OO
4 1 (3.85%) TDD
4 1 (3.85%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Ruby
2 15 (57.69%) JavaScript
3 13 (50.00%) Python
4 9 (34.62%) C
5 8 (30.77%) Perl
6 5 (19.23%) PHP
7 2 (7.69%) SQL
8 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting Ltd
Salary: Maximum £45k + bonus, benefits and superb Pension (12% non-contributor
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: Max £45,000 + bonus, benefits & superb pension (12% non-contributory!)
Posted: 2 days ago