The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 86 73 64
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 20 35 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.72% 2.41% 3.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.43% 3.74% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 16 35 59
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £34,569 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Ruby
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
822 936 1181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 70.56% 64.42% 65.90%
Number of salaries quoted 739 831 1001
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Ruby as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Ruby
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Cambridge region.

Ruby Salary Trend in Cambridge

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 18 (64.29%) Python
2 11 (39.29%) Linux
2 11 (39.29%) Java
3 10 (35.71%) Perl
3 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) Test Automation
4 9 (32.14%) Open Source
4 9 (32.14%) SQL
4 9 (32.14%) Web Services
4 9 (32.14%) XML
5 8 (28.57%) C#
5 8 (28.57%) Cucumber
5 8 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 8 (28.57%) Selenium
5 8 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (25.00%) API Testing
6 7 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 7 (25.00%) Web Development
6 7 (25.00%) Gherkin
6 7 (25.00%) BDD
6 7 (25.00%) RESTful
6 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (25.00%) Scrum
6 7 (25.00%) NUnit
6 7 (25.00%) C++
6 7 (25.00%) HTML
6 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (25.00%) PHP
6 7 (25.00%) JUnit
7 6 (21.43%) Bash Shell

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.71%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (7.14%) JBoss
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) nginx
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.86%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (17.86%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (10.71%) GitHub
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Wireless
2 2 (7.14%) SSL
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) Kerberos
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) tcpdump
3 1 (3.57%) VLAN
3 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 5 (17.86%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
1 5 (17.86%) MySQL
1 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.14%) Redis
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Cucumber
1 8 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 8 (28.57%) Selenium
2 7 (25.00%) JUnit
2 7 (25.00%) NUnit
3 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.57%) Maven
4 1 (3.57%) Subversion
4 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Test Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Software Test Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Angular Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Cloud Developer
5 5 (17.86%) HTML CSS Developer
5 5 (17.86%) HTML Developer
5 5 (17.86%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Node.js Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Senior Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Tester
7 3 (10.71%) Automation Tester
7 3 (10.71%) Mobile Tester
7 3 (10.71%) QA Tester
8 2 (7.14%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) QA Automation Tester
8 2 (7.14%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) Web Services
1 9 (32.14%) XML
2 7 (25.00%) Gherkin
2 7 (25.00%) HTML
2 7 (25.00%) RESTful
3 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
3 5 (17.86%) CSS
3 5 (17.86%) jQuery
3 5 (17.86%) Node.js
4 3 (10.71%) LAMP
5 2 (7.14%) .NET
5 2 (7.14%) HTML5
5 2 (7.14%) JSON
5 2 (7.14%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (3.57%) Django
6 1 (3.57%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Replication
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Linux
2 5 (17.86%) CentOS
3 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 3 (10.71%) Debian
4 3 (10.71%) Windows
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (35.71%) Test Automation
2 9 (32.14%) Open Source
3 7 (25.00%) API Testing
3 7 (25.00%) BDD
3 7 (25.00%) Scrum
3 7 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 7 (25.00%) Web Development
4 6 (21.43%) DevOps
5 4 (14.29%) Automation Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Software Architecture
6 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.71%) Regression Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
7 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.14%) ITIL
7 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 2 (7.14%) Manual Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) Python
2 11 (39.29%) Java
3 10 (35.71%) Perl
4 9 (32.14%) SQL
5 8 (28.57%) C#
6 7 (25.00%) C++
6 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (25.00%) PHP
7 6 (21.43%) Bash Shell
8 4 (14.29%) C
9 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
10 1 (3.57%) Erlang
10 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) LPIC
2 2 (7.14%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) iptables
1 3 (10.71%) Postfix
2 2 (7.14%) KVM
2 2 (7.14%) Xen
3 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) Docker
3 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (14.29%) Puppet
3 2 (7.14%) Ansible
3 2 (7.14%) CFEngine
3 2 (7.14%) HAProxy
3 2 (7.14%) Nagios
4 1 (3.57%) Grafana
4 1 (3.57%) Graphite
4 1 (3.57%) Kibana
4 1 (3.57%) logstash
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Google
1 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) New Relic
2 2 (7.14%) Rackspace
2 2 (7.14%) Sun
2 2 (7.14%) VMware
2 2 (7.14%) Zend
3 1 (3.57%) Splunk
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