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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 87 - 117
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 29 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.64% - 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.26% - 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 23 0 8
Average salary £37,500 - £31,825
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
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
681 640 1015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.56% 42.58% 46.80%
Number of salaries quoted 543 551 907
Average salary £40,000 £39,375 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.58% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £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 October 2014.

Ruby on Rails Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 55 (100.00%) Ruby
2 44 (80.00%) Open Source
3 37 (67.27%) JavaScript
4 35 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (58.18%) HTML
6 31 (56.36%) PostgreSQL
7 28 (50.91%) MySQL
7 28 (50.91%) CSS
7 28 (50.91%) MongoDB
7 28 (50.91%) NoSQL
8 24 (43.64%) Algorithms
8 24 (43.64%) Python
9 21 (38.18%) jQuery
10 20 (36.36%) Django
11 18 (32.73%) Node.js
12 16 (29.09%) Computer Science
13 14 (25.45%) Project Management
14 13 (23.64%) Blog
15 12 (21.82%) Degree
15 12 (21.82%) User Experience
16 11 (20.00%) Product Management
16 11 (20.00%) Software Engineering
17 8 (14.55%) Linux
17 8 (14.55%) Perl
17 8 (14.55%) Informatics
18 7 (12.73%) PHP
18 7 (12.73%) Java
18 7 (12.73%) C
19 6 (10.91%) Ant
19 6 (10.91%) 3G

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (32.73%) Node.js
2 3 (5.45%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) 3G
1 6 (10.91%) LTE
2 3 (5.45%) Wireless
3 2 (3.64%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (56.36%) PostgreSQL
2 28 (50.91%) MongoDB
2 28 (50.91%) NoSQL
2 28 (50.91%) MySQL
3 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Ant
1 6 (10.91%) Subversion
1 6 (10.91%) Maven
1 6 (10.91%) Hudson
1 6 (10.91%) CMake
1 6 (10.91%) Jenkins
2 5 (9.09%) Bugzilla
3 3 (5.45%) CruiseControl
4 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.64%) Redmine
General
1 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (50.91%) Developer
2 24 (43.64%) Web Developer
3 11 (20.00%) Analyst
3 11 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.91%) Release Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Build and Release Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Software Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Python Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Python Web Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Django Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Python/Django Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Node.js Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Ruby Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Configuration Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Product Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Junior
8 1 (1.82%) Graduate
8 1 (1.82%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (58.18%) HTML
2 28 (50.91%) CSS
3 21 (38.18%) jQuery
4 20 (36.36%) Django
5 2 (3.64%) JAX-RS
5 2 (3.64%) RESTful
5 2 (3.64%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (3.64%) Web Services
5 2 (3.64%) Spring
5 2 (3.64%) JSON
6 1 (1.82%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 44 (80.00%) Open Source
2 24 (43.64%) Algorithms
3 16 (29.09%) Computer Science
4 13 (23.64%) Blog
5 12 (21.82%) User Experience
6 8 (14.55%) Informatics
7 2 (3.64%) Robotics
7 2 (3.64%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) Linux
2 3 (5.45%) Debian
2 3 (5.45%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.45%) Project Management
3 11 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 11 (20.00%) Product Management
4 6 (10.91%) Web Development
5 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.64%) Test Management
7 2 (3.64%) Bug Management
7 2 (3.64%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.64%) OO
7 2 (3.64%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.64%) MVC
7 2 (3.64%) Information Management
8 1 (1.82%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) Ruby
2 37 (67.27%) JavaScript
3 24 (43.64%) Python
4 8 (14.55%) Perl
5 7 (12.73%) PHP
5 7 (12.73%) Java
5 7 (12.73%) C
6 5 (9.09%) C++
7 3 (5.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) Degree
2 4 (7.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) MKS
1 6 (10.91%) Perforce
2 2 (3.64%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hinxton, near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday