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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 84 108 62
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -46
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 24 5 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.08% 0.34% 2.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.83% 0.55% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 40
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,400 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

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
847 906 1058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 73.52% 62.44% 66.42%
Number of salaries quoted 744 753 856
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 24 January 2017.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 34 (70.83%) Python
2 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (58.33%) Linux
4 25 (52.08%) C#
5 23 (47.92%) Git (software)
6 20 (41.67%) Perl
7 18 (37.50%) Java
8 17 (35.42%) Windows
8 17 (35.42%) RESTful
9 16 (33.33%) NoSQL
9 16 (33.33%) MySQL
10 15 (31.25%) Ruby on Rails
11 14 (29.17%) MVC
11 14 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (29.17%) BDD
12 13 (27.08%) Open Source
12 13 (27.08%) Jenkins
12 13 (27.08%) Node.js
12 13 (27.08%) Software Engineering
12 13 (27.08%) Web Services
12 13 (27.08%) XML
13 12 (25.00%) .NET
13 12 (25.00%) TDD
13 12 (25.00%) JIRA
13 12 (25.00%) Bash Shell
14 11 (22.92%) JSON
15 10 (20.83%) .NET Framework
15 10 (20.83%) Ubuntu
15 10 (20.83%) WCF
15 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET

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 9 (18.75%) Apache
1 9 (18.75%) nginx
2 7 (14.58%) WordPress
3 5 (10.42%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
3 5 (10.42%) Skype for Business
4 3 (6.25%) Jetty
5 2 (4.17%) ColdFusion
5 2 (4.17%) Drupal
5 2 (4.17%) IIS
5 2 (4.17%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.08%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.08%) Luigi
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (14.58%) Office 365
3 6 (12.50%) GitHub
4 2 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.17%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) LDAP
1 7 (14.58%) SAN
1 7 (14.58%) SSL
1 7 (14.58%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (12.50%) HTTP
3 5 (10.42%) Firewall
3 5 (10.42%) Internet
3 5 (10.42%) WPA
4 4 (8.33%) DHCP
4 4 (8.33%) DNS
4 4 (8.33%) VLAN
4 4 (8.33%) Wireless
5 2 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (33.33%) MySQL
1 16 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (14.58%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.08%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.08%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.08%) Redis
5 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (47.92%) Git (software)
2 13 (27.08%) Jenkins
3 12 (25.00%) JIRA
4 9 (18.75%) Subversion
5 5 (10.42%) Buildbot
6 4 (8.33%) HP UFT
6 4 (8.33%) JUnit
7 3 (6.25%) Cucumber
7 3 (6.25%) NUnit
7 3 (6.25%) Selenium
7 3 (6.25%) TeamCity
8 2 (4.17%) Bitbucket
8 2 (4.17%) Vagrant
9 1 (2.08%) Mockito
9 1 (2.08%) NCrunch
9 1 (2.08%) ReSharper
9 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.25%) Automotive
1 3 (6.25%) Electronics
1 3 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Developer
2 11 (22.92%) C# Developer
3 10 (20.83%) .NET Developer
3 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET Developer
3 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 10 (20.83%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (20.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (18.75%) Test Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Administrator
5 7 (14.58%) Java Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (14.58%) Test Automation Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Services Director
7 4 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.25%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (35.42%) RESTful
2 15 (31.25%) Ruby on Rails
3 13 (27.08%) Node.js
3 13 (27.08%) Web Services
3 13 (27.08%) XML
4 12 (25.00%) .NET
5 11 (22.92%) JSON
6 10 (20.83%) .NET Framework
6 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET
6 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (20.83%) Code First Entity Framework
6 10 (20.83%) Entity Framework
6 10 (20.83%) REST
6 10 (20.83%) WCF
7 7 (14.58%) LAMP
7 7 (14.58%) LEMP Stack
8 4 (8.33%) Django
8 4 (8.33%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (20.83%) User Experience
3 8 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 5 (10.42%) Private Cloud
4 5 (10.42%) Raspberry Pi
4 5 (10.42%) Virtual Team
5 4 (8.33%) Public Cloud
6 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
6 3 (6.25%) Smart Home
7 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
8 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
8 1 (2.08%) Biology
8 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
8 1 (2.08%) Home Automation
8 1 (2.08%) Internet of Things
8 1 (2.08%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (58.33%) Linux
2 17 (35.42%) Windows
3 10 (20.83%) Ubuntu
4 9 (18.75%) Windows Server
5 8 (16.67%) Mac OS X
6 7 (14.58%) CentOS
6 7 (14.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (10.42%) Unix
7 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.17%) BDD
2 14 (29.17%) MVC
3 13 (27.08%) Open Source
3 13 (27.08%) Software Engineering
4 12 (25.00%) TDD
5 10 (20.83%) Web Application Development
6 9 (18.75%) DevOps
7 8 (16.67%) Scrum
8 7 (14.58%) Configuration Management
8 7 (14.58%) Test Automation
9 6 (12.50%) Automated Testing
9 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
10 5 (10.42%) Virtual Team Management
10 5 (10.42%) Web Development
11 4 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
11 4 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
11 4 (8.33%) Software Architecture
12 3 (6.25%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (70.83%) Python
2 25 (52.08%) C#
3 20 (41.67%) Perl
4 18 (37.50%) Java
5 12 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 9 (18.75%) PHP
7 8 (16.67%) C
7 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 6 (12.50%) C++
8 6 (12.50%) SQL
9 5 (10.42%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.08%) Clojure
10 1 (2.08%) Erlang
10 1 (2.08%) Haskell
10 1 (2.08%) Lisp
10 1 (2.08%) OCaml
10 1 (2.08%) Scala
10 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 9 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.58%) NFS
2 7 (14.58%) Samba
3 3 (6.25%) Docker
4 2 (4.17%) KVM
4 2 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (4.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (14.58%) Puppet
2 5 (10.42%) Ansible
2 5 (10.42%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 4 (8.33%) Kibana
3 4 (8.33%) logstash
4 2 (4.17%) Packer
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) VMware
2 5 (10.42%) CheckPoint
3 4 (8.33%) Atlassian
3 4 (8.33%) Sun
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.08%) IBM
5 1 (2.08%) Intel
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle
5 1 (2.08%) RedGate
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