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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 66 98 120
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +22
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 70 38 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.85% 1.71% 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.92% 2.85% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 56 36 33
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,750 £30,220
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
1423 1331 2008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 58.03% 59.79% 66.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1159 1162 1782
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,938
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 2 October 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 2 October 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 +11 59 £37,500 -16.66% 15
Peterborough - 9 £40,000 - 3
Ruby
East of England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 109 (66.06%) Python
2 86 (52.12%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (42.42%) Java
4 68 (41.21%) Ruby on Rails
5 65 (39.39%) JavaScript
6 61 (36.97%) Linux
7 59 (35.76%) C#
8 58 (35.15%) Open Source
9 54 (32.73%) Perl
10 47 (28.48%) HTML
11 41 (24.85%) Computer Science
12 38 (23.03%) PHP
13 37 (22.42%) MySQL
13 37 (22.42%) CSS
14 36 (21.82%) QA
15 35 (21.21%) Degree
16 33 (20.00%) NoSQL
16 33 (20.00%) OO
16 33 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
17 32 (19.39%) Test Scripting
18 31 (18.79%) BDD
19 29 (17.58%) jQuery
19 29 (17.58%) User Experience
20 28 (16.97%) Algorithms
21 27 (16.36%) Selenium
22 26 (15.76%) TDD
23 25 (15.15%) SQL
23 25 (15.15%) MongoDB
24 24 (14.55%) Django
25 23 (13.94%) Node.js

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 23 (13.94%) Node.js
2 6 (3.64%) Apache
3 2 (1.21%) CMS
4 1 (0.61%) Drupal
4 1 (0.61%) nginx
4 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.61%) SAS
4 1 (0.61%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.61%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.61%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.73%) Internet
2 12 (7.27%) Wireless
3 6 (3.64%) LTE
3 6 (3.64%) 3G
4 2 (1.21%) 4G
5 1 (0.61%) DHCP
5 1 (0.61%) HTTP
5 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.61%) DNS
5 1 (0.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (22.42%) MySQL
2 33 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 33 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 25 (15.15%) MongoDB
4 8 (4.85%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.85%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.82%) SQLite
6 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.61%) CouchDB
6 1 (0.61%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.61%) Redis
6 1 (0.61%) Big Data
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 27 (16.36%) Selenium
2 20 (12.12%) WebDriver
3 16 (9.70%) Git (software)
3 16 (9.70%) Jenkins
4 14 (8.48%) Selenium IDE
4 14 (8.48%) Jasmine
4 14 (8.48%) Sahi
4 14 (8.48%) WATIR
5 9 (5.45%) Subversion
6 8 (4.85%) Hudson
7 7 (4.24%) Cucumber
7 7 (4.24%) Maven
7 7 (4.24%) Ant
7 7 (4.24%) CMake
8 6 (3.64%) Bugzilla
9 4 (2.42%) Eclipse
9 4 (2.42%) CruiseControl
10 3 (1.82%) Xcode
10 3 (1.82%) Redmine
10 3 (1.82%) FitNesse
General
1 10 (6.06%) Telecoms
1 10 (6.06%) Marketing
2 5 (3.03%) Automotive
3 1 (0.61%) Legal
3 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.61%) Advertising
3 1 (0.61%) Games
3 1 (0.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 75 (45.45%) Developer
2 38 (23.03%) Web Developer
3 26 (15.76%) Test Engineer
4 23 (13.94%) Software Engineer
5 18 (10.91%) Analyst
6 15 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
7 13 (7.88%) Tester
8 10 (6.06%) Business Analyst
8 10 (6.06%) Software Developer
9 9 (5.45%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 9 (5.45%) Ruby Developer
10 7 (4.24%) Release Engineer
10 7 (4.24%) Build and Release Engineer
10 7 (4.24%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.24%) Lead Developer
11 6 (3.64%) .NET Developer
11 6 (3.64%) Project Manager
11 6 (3.64%) Senior Developer
11 6 (3.64%) Automation Tester
12 5 (3.03%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (41.21%) Ruby on Rails
2 47 (28.48%) HTML
3 37 (22.42%) CSS
4 29 (17.58%) jQuery
5 24 (14.55%) Django
6 15 (9.09%) .NET
6 15 (9.09%) Web Services
7 14 (8.48%) RESTful
8 9 (5.45%) Spring
9 8 (4.85%) ASP.NET
9 8 (4.85%) RabbitMQ
10 7 (4.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (4.24%) HTML5
10 7 (4.24%) JSON
11 6 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (3.03%) AngularJS
12 5 (3.03%) J2EE
12 5 (3.03%) POSIX
13 4 (2.42%) LAMP
13 4 (2.42%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 58 (35.15%) Open Source
2 41 (24.85%) Computer Science
3 29 (17.58%) User Experience
4 28 (16.97%) Algorithms
5 13 (7.88%) Blog
5 13 (7.88%) Informatics
6 10 (6.06%) Mobile App
7 9 (5.45%) Internet of Things
8 8 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (4.85%) Biology
8 8 (4.85%) Robotics
9 6 (3.64%) Mathematics
9 6 (3.64%) Statistics
10 5 (3.03%) Physics
11 4 (2.42%) LIMS
12 2 (1.21%) Social Media
12 2 (1.21%) iPhone
13 1 (0.61%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.61%) Embedded Systems
13 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 61 (36.97%) Linux
2 16 (9.70%) Windows
3 10 (6.06%) Mac OS X
4 9 (5.45%) Ubuntu
5 5 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.03%) Debian
6 4 (2.42%) UNIX
6 4 (2.42%) Android
7 2 (1.21%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (52.12%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (20.00%) OO
3 32 (19.39%) Test Scripting
4 31 (18.79%) BDD
5 26 (15.76%) TDD
6 21 (12.73%) Software Engineering
7 20 (12.12%) MVC
8 17 (10.30%) OOD
8 17 (10.30%) Automated Testing
9 16 (9.70%) Scrum
9 16 (9.70%) Product Management
10 15 (9.09%) Automation Testing
11 14 (8.48%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (8.48%) Project Management
12 12 (7.27%) E-Commerce
13 11 (6.67%) Manual Testing
13 11 (6.67%) Test Automation
14 10 (6.06%) Web Application Development
14 10 (6.06%) Web Development
15 9 (5.45%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 109 (66.06%) Python
2 70 (42.42%) Java
3 65 (39.39%) JavaScript
4 59 (35.76%) C#
5 54 (32.73%) Perl
6 38 (23.03%) PHP
7 25 (15.15%) SQL
8 15 (9.09%) C
9 14 (8.48%) F#
10 13 (7.88%) C++
11 6 (3.64%) R
12 5 (3.03%) Golang
12 5 (3.03%) Haskell
12 5 (3.03%) Scala
13 4 (2.42%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.82%) Objective-C
15 2 (1.21%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (21.21%) Degree
2 8 (4.85%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (21.82%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.61%) Varnish
2 1 (0.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (5.45%) Puppet
2 5 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.61%) Ansible
3 1 (0.61%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.61%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 7 (4.24%) MKS
1 7 (4.24%) Perforce
2 4 (2.42%) VMware
3 3 (1.82%) Zend
4 2 (1.21%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle
5 1 (0.61%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.61%) Tableau
5 1 (0.61%) Talend
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Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
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Salary: to c£60k + benefits DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: to £55,000 Package + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: to £48,000 DOE + Benefits
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