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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 75 83 114
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +31
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 54 46 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.35% 2.23% 1.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.92% 3.62% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 42 33 34
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -10.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,200 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £38,000 £53,950
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
1376 1270 1611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 59.96% 61.44% 61.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1134 1081 1406
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 -1 43 £41,750 +9.86% 8
Peterborough - 5 £65,000 -
Ruby
East of England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 62 (53.45%) Python
2 57 (49.14%) JavaScript
3 50 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (42.24%) Ruby on Rails
5 41 (35.34%) HTML
6 39 (33.62%) Java
7 35 (30.17%) MySQL
8 34 (29.31%) CSS
8 34 (29.31%) Open Source
8 34 (29.31%) NoSQL
9 33 (28.45%) Node.js
10 31 (26.72%) Linux
10 31 (26.72%) PHP
10 31 (26.72%) SQL
11 29 (25.00%) Perl
11 29 (25.00%) C#
12 26 (22.41%) jQuery
13 25 (21.55%) MongoDB
14 24 (20.69%) User Experience
14 24 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
15 20 (17.24%) Scrum
15 20 (17.24%) MVC
15 20 (17.24%) Django
15 20 (17.24%) .NET
15 20 (17.24%) Internet
16 19 (16.38%) Computer Science
17 18 (15.52%) QA
17 18 (15.52%) TDD
17 18 (15.52%) OO
18 17 (14.66%) Degree

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 33 (28.45%) Node.js
2 6 (5.17%) WebLogic
2 6 (5.17%) WebSphere
2 6 (5.17%) OpenStack
3 5 (4.31%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.45%) JBoss
4 4 (3.45%) Apache
5 1 (0.86%) nginx
5 1 (0.86%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.62%) Cloud Computing
1 10 (8.62%) Google Cloud Platform
2 9 (7.76%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (5.17%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.72%) IaaS
5 2 (1.72%) Heroku
5 2 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (17.24%) Internet
2 8 (6.90%) Wireless
3 3 (2.59%) HTTP
3 3 (2.59%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.72%) DNS
4 2 (1.72%) SSL
4 2 (1.72%) DHCP
5 1 (0.86%) LTE
5 1 (0.86%) 4G
5 1 (0.86%) NFC
5 1 (0.86%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (30.17%) MySQL
2 34 (29.31%) NoSQL
3 25 (21.55%) MongoDB
4 24 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (12.07%) SQL Server
6 12 (10.34%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.72%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.86%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.86%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (12.07%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.62%) Selenium
3 6 (5.17%) Ant
4 5 (4.31%) WebDriver
4 5 (4.31%) JMeter
5 4 (3.45%) Eclipse
5 4 (3.45%) WATIR
5 4 (3.45%) Sahi
5 4 (3.45%) Jasmine
5 4 (3.45%) Selenium IDE
6 3 (2.59%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.72%) JUnit
7 2 (1.72%) FitNesse
7 2 (1.72%) Hudson
7 2 (1.72%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.86%) Webistrano
8 1 (0.86%) CMake
8 1 (0.86%) JIRA
8 1 (0.86%) Maven
8 1 (0.86%) CruiseControl
General
1 9 (7.76%) Marketing
2 3 (2.59%) Finance
3 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.86%) Banking
4 1 (0.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 58 (50.00%) Developer
2 32 (27.59%) Web Developer
3 17 (14.66%) Software Engineer
4 13 (11.21%) Test Engineer
5 11 (9.48%) Software Test Engineer
6 9 (7.76%) Software Developer
6 9 (7.76%) Analyst
6 9 (7.76%) Business Analyst
7 8 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.90%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 8 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (3.45%) Tester
8 4 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (3.45%) .NET Developer
8 4 (3.45%) Ruby Developer
8 4 (3.45%) Test Leader
9 3 (2.59%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 3 (2.59%) Project Manager
10 2 (1.72%) Graduate
10 2 (1.72%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (42.24%) Ruby on Rails
2 41 (35.34%) HTML
3 34 (29.31%) CSS
4 26 (22.41%) jQuery
5 20 (17.24%) Django
5 20 (17.24%) .NET
6 10 (8.62%) RESTful
7 8 (6.90%) ASP.NET
7 8 (6.90%) Web Services
7 8 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (6.90%) REST
8 7 (6.03%) Spring
9 6 (5.17%) J2EE
10 5 (4.31%) XML
11 4 (3.45%) Struts
11 4 (3.45%) Hibernate
11 4 (3.45%) JSON
11 4 (3.45%) Symfony
11 4 (3.45%) CakePHP
11 4 (3.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 34 (29.31%) Open Source
2 24 (20.69%) User Experience
3 19 (16.38%) Computer Science
4 13 (11.21%) Algorithms
5 12 (10.34%) LIMS
6 11 (9.48%) Internet of Things
7 6 (5.17%) Client/Server
7 6 (5.17%) Management Information System
7 6 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (4.31%) Informatics
9 4 (3.45%) Robotics
9 4 (3.45%) Biology
9 4 (3.45%) Blog
10 1 (0.86%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.86%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.86%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.86%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (26.72%) Linux
2 11 (9.48%) Windows
3 7 (6.03%) UNIX
4 3 (2.59%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.72%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.86%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.86%) Android
6 1 (0.86%) Tizen
6 1 (0.86%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.86%) Debian
6 1 (0.86%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (17.24%) Scrum
2 20 (17.24%) MVC
3 18 (15.52%) TDD
3 18 (15.52%) OO
4 16 (13.79%) Automated Testing
5 15 (12.93%) Software Engineering
6 13 (11.21%) Test Scripting
7 12 (10.34%) Project Management
8 11 (9.48%) DevOps
8 11 (9.48%) OOD
8 11 (9.48%) Web Development
9 10 (8.62%) Automation Testing
10 9 (7.76%) Product Management
11 8 (6.90%) Manual Testing
12 7 (6.03%) BDD
12 7 (6.03%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (5.17%) Test Planning
14 5 (4.31%) Mentoring
14 5 (4.31%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (53.45%) Python
2 57 (49.14%) JavaScript
3 39 (33.62%) Java
4 31 (26.72%) PHP
4 31 (26.72%) SQL
5 29 (25.00%) Perl
5 29 (25.00%) C#
6 11 (9.48%) C
6 11 (9.48%) C++
7 5 (4.31%) F#
8 2 (1.72%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.72%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.86%) Golang
9 1 (0.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (14.66%) Degree
2 3 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.72%) ISEB
4 1 (0.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.52%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.31%) Varnish
2 1 (0.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (9.48%) Puppet
2 7 (6.03%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.72%) Ansible
4 1 (0.86%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.86%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 10 (8.62%) Google
2 7 (6.03%) Oracle
3 6 (5.17%) IBM
4 4 (3.45%) Zend
5 1 (0.86%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.86%) MKS
5 1 (0.86%) Perforce
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