The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 60 91 116
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +25
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 85 51 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.55% 2.15% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.92% 3.46% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 72 50 33
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,405 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -
Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1436 1473 1909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 59.96% 62.07% 69.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1225 1332 1653
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby
East of England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +8 62 £45,000 +12.50% 17
Peterborough +15 7 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Ruby
East of England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 119 (79.33%) Python
2 85 (56.67%) Java
3 76 (50.67%) Linux
4 71 (47.33%) C#
4 71 (47.33%) Perl
5 59 (39.33%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (37.33%) JavaScript
7 47 (31.33%) Ruby on Rails
8 41 (27.33%) PHP
8 41 (27.33%) QA
9 39 (26.00%) HTML
10 36 (24.00%) Open Source
11 34 (22.67%) SQL
12 32 (21.33%) OO
12 32 (21.33%) CSS
13 29 (19.33%) MySQL
14 28 (18.67%) Test Scripting
15 26 (17.33%) Computer Science
15 26 (17.33%) Degree
15 26 (17.33%) BDD
16 24 (16.00%) Selenium
17 23 (15.33%) jQuery
17 23 (15.33%) Test Automation
17 23 (15.33%) Automated Testing
17 23 (15.33%) NoSQL
18 22 (14.67%) Django
19 21 (14.00%) MVC
20 20 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
20 20 (13.33%) Mac OS X
21 19 (12.67%) Windows

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 12 (8.00%) Node.js
2 6 (4.00%) Apache
3 4 (2.67%) CMS
4 2 (1.33%) IIS
4 2 (1.33%) concrete5
4 2 (1.33%) Moodle
5 1 (0.67%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.67%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.33%) Wireless
1 8 (5.33%) HTTP
2 7 (4.67%) Internet
3 6 (4.00%) X.509
3 6 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.00%) SSL
3 6 (4.00%) STUN
4 5 (3.33%) LTE
4 5 (3.33%) 3G
5 3 (2.00%) Bluetooth
5 3 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.33%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.67%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (19.33%) MySQL
2 23 (15.33%) NoSQL
3 20 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 10 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.00%) SQLite
6 3 (2.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.67%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.67%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.67%) Big Data
8 1 (0.67%) Redis
8 1 (0.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 24 (16.00%) Selenium
2 16 (10.67%) WebDriver
2 16 (10.67%) Jenkins
3 12 (8.00%) Subversion
3 12 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 12 (8.00%) WATIR
3 12 (8.00%) Sahi
3 12 (8.00%) Jasmine
3 12 (8.00%) Selenium IDE
4 8 (5.33%) Bugzilla
4 8 (5.33%) Ant
4 8 (5.33%) Maven
4 8 (5.33%) Hudson
4 8 (5.33%) CMake
5 6 (4.00%) Cucumber
6 5 (3.33%) Redmine
6 5 (3.33%) CruiseControl
7 4 (2.67%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.67%) FitNesse
8 3 (2.00%) Xcode
General
1 15 (10.00%) Automotive
2 9 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.00%) Marketing
3 3 (2.00%) Electronics
4 2 (1.33%) Publishing
5 1 (0.67%) Games
5 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 62 (41.33%) Developer
2 42 (28.00%) Test Engineer
3 37 (24.67%) Software Engineer
4 31 (20.67%) Web Developer
5 27 (18.00%) Software Test Engineer
6 13 (8.67%) Tester
6 13 (8.67%) Software Developer
7 12 (8.00%) Analyst
8 9 (6.00%) Ruby Developer
8 9 (6.00%) Release Engineer
9 8 (5.33%) Web Engineer
9 8 (5.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 8 (5.33%) Build and Release Engineer
10 7 (4.67%) Senior Test Engineer
11 6 (4.00%) Lead Developer
12 5 (3.33%) Automation Tester
12 5 (3.33%) Principal Software Developer
12 5 (3.33%) Web Analyst
12 5 (3.33%) Web Test Analyst
12 5 (3.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (31.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 39 (26.00%) HTML
3 32 (21.33%) CSS
4 23 (15.33%) jQuery
5 22 (14.67%) Django
6 17 (11.33%) RESTful
6 17 (11.33%) Web Services
7 11 (7.33%) Spring
7 11 (7.33%) .NET
8 10 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
9 9 (6.00%) HTML5
10 7 (4.67%) JSON
11 6 (4.00%) ASP.NET
11 6 (4.00%) J2SE
11 6 (4.00%) AngularJS
12 5 (3.33%) JAX-RS
12 5 (3.33%) POSIX
12 5 (3.33%) J2EE
13 4 (2.67%) SOAP
14 3 (2.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 36 (24.00%) Open Source
2 26 (17.33%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.33%) Mobile App
3 11 (7.33%) Blog
4 10 (6.67%) Robotics
5 9 (6.00%) Mathematics
5 9 (6.00%) Biology
6 8 (5.33%) Informatics
7 6 (4.00%) LIMS
7 6 (4.00%) Statistics
8 5 (3.33%) Physics
9 3 (2.00%) Firmware
9 3 (2.00%) Internet of Things
10 2 (1.33%) VLE
10 2 (1.33%) E-Learning
10 2 (1.33%) iPhone
10 2 (1.33%) Social Media
11 1 (0.67%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.67%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 76 (50.67%) Linux
2 20 (13.33%) Mac OS X
3 19 (12.67%) Windows
4 10 (6.67%) Ubuntu
5 7 (4.67%) UNIX
6 6 (4.00%) Debian
6 6 (4.00%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.67%) Android
8 2 (1.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (39.33%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (21.33%) OO
3 28 (18.67%) Test Scripting
4 26 (17.33%) BDD
5 23 (15.33%) Test Automation
5 23 (15.33%) Automated Testing
6 21 (14.00%) MVC
7 19 (12.67%) TDD
7 19 (12.67%) Software Engineering
8 18 (12.00%) Manual Testing
9 15 (10.00%) Automation Testing
9 15 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (8.67%) OOD
11 12 (8.00%) E-Commerce
11 12 (8.00%) Regression Testing
11 12 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
12 11 (7.33%) Product Management
13 10 (6.67%) Scrum
14 8 (5.33%) Web Development
15 7 (4.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 119 (79.33%) Python
2 85 (56.67%) Java
3 71 (47.33%) C#
3 71 (47.33%) Perl
4 56 (37.33%) JavaScript
5 41 (27.33%) PHP
6 34 (22.67%) SQL
7 17 (11.33%) C
8 13 (8.67%) C++
9 12 (8.00%) F#
10 11 (7.33%) Scala
11 6 (4.00%) R
12 5 (3.33%) Bash Shell
12 5 (3.33%) Golang
12 5 (3.33%) Haskell
13 4 (2.67%) Objective-C
14 3 (2.00%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (17.33%) Degree
2 10 (6.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.67%) ISEB
3 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (27.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.33%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (2.00%) Puppet
1 3 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (6.00%) MKS
1 9 (6.00%) Perforce
2 5 (3.33%) Oracle
2 5 (3.33%) VMware
3 3 (2.00%) Zend
4 2 (1.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.67%) Talend
5 1 (0.67%) Tableau
5 1 (0.67%) MicroStrategy
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £30-35,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + SHARE OPTIONS!
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50k - £70k + benefits DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: Max £35,000 + bonus, benefits & superb pension (12% non-contributory!)
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
WCMC
Salary: £Depending on skills & Expertise
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50k dep. on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
WCMC
Salary: Depending on skills and expertise
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k dep. on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-60,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k dep. on experience
Posted: 13 days ago