The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 83 93 126
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +33
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 55 35 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.17% 1.62% 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.59% 2.76% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 50 23 23
Average salary £41,750 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Ruby
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1531 1269 1859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 60.35% 58.61% 65.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1245 1062 1597
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Ruby
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Ruby
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +13 47 £39,500 +5.33% 3
Peterborough +4 8 £55,000 +10.00%
Ruby
East of England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Ruby 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.

1 69 (54.76%) JavaScript
1 69 (54.76%) Python
2 63 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 58 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (37.30%) HTML
4 47 (37.30%) Open Source
5 41 (32.54%) NoSQL
5 41 (32.54%) CSS
6 38 (30.16%) Java
7 35 (27.78%) MySQL
7 35 (27.78%) Linux
8 34 (26.98%) PostgreSQL
8 34 (26.98%) Node.js
9 32 (25.40%) MongoDB
9 32 (25.40%) C#
10 30 (23.81%) Perl
11 29 (23.02%) jQuery
12 27 (21.43%) User Experience
12 27 (21.43%) PHP
13 23 (18.25%) Internet
13 23 (18.25%) Computer Science
13 23 (18.25%) QA
14 22 (17.46%) SQL
15 21 (16.67%) Algorithms
16 20 (15.87%) Django
16 20 (15.87%) Degree
17 19 (15.08%) Software Engineering
18 16 (12.70%) TDD
18 16 (12.70%) Project Management
19 15 (11.90%) .NET

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Ruby 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (26.98%) Node.js
2 3 (2.38%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.59%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.59%) JBoss
3 2 (1.59%) Apache
3 2 (1.59%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.59%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.79%) Drupal
4 1 (0.79%) nginx
4 1 (0.79%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.79%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (3.97%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.97%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (18.25%) Internet
2 10 (7.94%) Wireless
3 4 (3.17%) 3G
3 4 (3.17%) LTE
4 3 (2.38%) HTTP
4 3 (2.38%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.59%) DNS
5 2 (1.59%) SSL
5 2 (1.59%) 4G
5 2 (1.59%) DHCP
6 1 (0.79%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (32.54%) NoSQL
2 35 (27.78%) MySQL
3 34 (26.98%) PostgreSQL
4 32 (25.40%) MongoDB
5 14 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 5 (3.97%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.59%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.79%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.79%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.79%) Redis
8 1 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (8.73%) Selenium
2 9 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.35%) Ant
4 7 (5.56%) WebDriver
5 5 (3.97%) Hudson
5 5 (3.97%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.17%) Selenium IDE
6 4 (3.17%) CMake
6 4 (3.17%) Jasmine
6 4 (3.17%) Sahi
6 4 (3.17%) JMeter
6 4 (3.17%) Subversion
6 4 (3.17%) Maven
6 4 (3.17%) WATIR
7 3 (2.38%) Bugzilla
8 2 (1.59%) JUnit
8 2 (1.59%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.79%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.79%) JIRA
9 1 (0.79%) FitNesse
General
1 8 (6.35%) Marketing
2 4 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.59%) Finance
4 1 (0.79%) Legal
4 1 (0.79%) Advertising
4 1 (0.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (46.03%) Developer
2 37 (29.37%) Web Developer
3 21 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 16 (12.70%) Test Engineer
4 16 (12.70%) Analyst
5 14 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
6 13 (10.32%) Business Analyst
7 9 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 8 (6.35%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (5.56%) Software Developer
10 6 (4.76%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (4.76%) .NET Developer
11 4 (3.17%) Senior Developer
11 4 (3.17%) Test Leader
11 4 (3.17%) Release Engineer
11 4 (3.17%) Build and Release Engineer
12 3 (2.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 3 (2.38%) Senior Software Test Engineer
12 3 (2.38%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 47 (37.30%) HTML
3 41 (32.54%) CSS
4 29 (23.02%) jQuery
5 20 (15.87%) Django
6 15 (11.90%) .NET
7 10 (7.94%) ASP.NET
7 10 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (6.35%) Web Services
9 7 (5.56%) RESTful
10 6 (4.76%) REST
10 6 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (3.97%) XML
12 3 (2.38%) AngularJS
13 2 (1.59%) CSS3
13 2 (1.59%) HTML5
13 2 (1.59%) J2EE
13 2 (1.59%) Struts
13 2 (1.59%) Hibernate
13 2 (1.59%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 47 (37.30%) Open Source
2 27 (21.43%) User Experience
3 23 (18.25%) Computer Science
4 21 (16.67%) Algorithms
5 9 (7.14%) Internet of Things
5 9 (7.14%) Informatics
6 8 (6.35%) Blog
7 6 (4.76%) LIMS
8 4 (3.17%) Client/Server
9 3 (2.38%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.59%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.59%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.79%) Streaming Video
11 1 (0.79%) Economics
11 1 (0.79%) Streaming Media
11 1 (0.79%) Statistics
11 1 (0.79%) Robotics
11 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.79%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 35 (27.78%) Linux
2 8 (6.35%) Windows
3 5 (3.97%) UNIX
4 1 (0.79%) Debian
4 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.79%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.79%) Android
4 1 (0.79%) Tizen
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (15.08%) Software Engineering
3 16 (12.70%) TDD
3 16 (12.70%) Project Management
4 15 (11.90%) Scrum
4 15 (11.90%) Test Scripting
5 13 (10.32%) Product Management
5 13 (10.32%) MVC
5 13 (10.32%) Automated Testing
6 10 (7.94%) OO
7 9 (7.14%) BDD
7 9 (7.14%) Web Development
7 9 (7.14%) Manual Testing
8 8 (6.35%) OOD
8 8 (6.35%) Automation Testing
8 8 (6.35%) DevOps
9 6 (4.76%) Web Application Development
10 5 (3.97%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (3.17%) PRINCE2
11 4 (3.17%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (54.76%) JavaScript
1 69 (54.76%) Python
2 38 (30.16%) Java
3 32 (25.40%) C#
4 30 (23.81%) Perl
5 27 (21.43%) PHP
6 22 (17.46%) SQL
7 13 (10.32%) C
8 12 (9.52%) C++
9 5 (3.97%) F#
10 2 (1.59%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.79%) R
11 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (15.87%) Degree
2 4 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.59%) ISEB
4 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (18.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.38%) Varnish
2 1 (0.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (7.14%) Puppet
2 4 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.59%) Ansible
4 1 (0.79%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.79%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 5 (3.97%) Google
2 4 (3.17%) MKS
2 4 (3.17%) Perforce
3 3 (2.38%) Oracle
4 2 (1.59%) IBM
4 2 (1.59%) Zend
5 1 (0.79%) Tableau
5 1 (0.79%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.79%) Talend
5 1 (0.79%) MicroStrategy
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