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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 73 100 118
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +18
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 45 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.48% 0.88% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.61% 1.99% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 37 13 6
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,000 £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
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
802 705 1004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 44.19% 44.26% 51.75%
Number of salaries quoted 650 663 912
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
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 27 August 2014.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 53 (100.00%) Ruby
2 40 (75.47%) Open Source
3 35 (66.04%) JavaScript
4 33 (62.26%) HTML
5 29 (54.72%) CSS
6 26 (49.06%) MySQL
6 26 (49.06%) PostgreSQL
6 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (43.40%) MongoDB
7 23 (43.40%) NoSQL
8 21 (39.62%) Python
9 19 (35.85%) Django
10 18 (33.96%) jQuery
11 17 (32.08%) Computer Science
12 14 (26.42%) Node.js
13 13 (24.53%) Degree
14 12 (22.64%) Linux
14 12 (22.64%) Blog
15 11 (20.75%) Project Management
15 11 (20.75%) Perl
15 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
16 9 (16.98%) Java
16 9 (16.98%) Product Management
17 8 (15.09%) PHP
17 8 (15.09%) Informatics
18 6 (11.32%) Maven
18 6 (11.32%) Subversion
18 6 (11.32%) Perforce
18 6 (11.32%) MKS
18 6 (11.32%) Telecoms

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 14 (26.42%) Node.js
2 5 (9.43%) Apache
3 2 (3.77%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) 3G
1 6 (11.32%) LTE
2 3 (5.66%) Wireless
3 2 (3.77%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (49.06%) PostgreSQL
1 26 (49.06%) MySQL
2 23 (43.40%) MongoDB
2 23 (43.40%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.89%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Ant
1 6 (11.32%) Subversion
1 6 (11.32%) Maven
1 6 (11.32%) Hudson
1 6 (11.32%) CMake
1 6 (11.32%) Jenkins
2 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.43%) Bugzilla
3 3 (5.66%) CruiseControl
4 2 (3.77%) Redmine
General
1 6 (11.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (54.72%) Developer
2 22 (41.51%) Web Developer
3 9 (16.98%) Analyst
3 9 (16.98%) Business Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Release Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Build and Release Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.55%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Ruby Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Django Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Python/Django Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Node.js Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Python Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Python Web Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Junior
8 2 (3.77%) Configuration Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Product Manager
9 1 (1.89%) Graduate
9 1 (1.89%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (62.26%) HTML
2 29 (54.72%) CSS
3 19 (35.85%) Django
4 18 (33.96%) jQuery
5 5 (9.43%) RESTful
5 5 (9.43%) Web Services
6 4 (7.55%) Spring
6 4 (7.55%) JSON
6 4 (7.55%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (7.55%) JAX-RS
7 2 (3.77%) Symfony
8 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 40 (75.47%) Open Source
2 17 (32.08%) Computer Science
3 12 (22.64%) Blog
4 8 (15.09%) Informatics
5 4 (7.55%) Robotics
5 4 (7.55%) Biology
6 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Linux
2 5 (9.43%) Windows
3 3 (5.66%) Debian
3 3 (5.66%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
2 11 (20.75%) Project Management
3 9 (16.98%) Product Management
4 6 (11.32%) Web Development
5 5 (9.43%) MVC
6 4 (7.55%) OO
7 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.77%) Test Management
8 2 (3.77%) Bug Management
8 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.77%) Information Management
9 1 (1.89%) Software Testing
9 1 (1.89%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) Ruby
2 35 (66.04%) JavaScript
3 21 (39.62%) Python
4 11 (20.75%) Perl
5 9 (16.98%) Java
6 8 (15.09%) PHP
7 5 (9.43%) C
7 5 (9.43%) C++
8 4 (7.55%) SQL
9 1 (1.89%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) Varnish
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) MKS
1 6 (11.32%) Perforce
2 4 (7.55%) VMware
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: Max £35,000 + bonus, benefits & superb pension (12% non-contributory!)
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum Max. £38,000 + bonus, benefits & pension (12%
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago