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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 94 81 90
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 39 66 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.84% 2.65% 2.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.07% 4.06% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 37 59 57
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,738 £38,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +16.43%
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
1271 1624 1794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 60.07% 65.17% 65.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1124 1414 1620
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,735 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,400 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -3 30 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Peterborough - 1 £65,000 - 3
Ruby
East of England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 45 (47.87%) JavaScript
1 45 (47.87%) Python
2 43 (45.74%) HTML
3 42 (44.68%) Java
4 38 (40.43%) MySQL
4 38 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (39.36%) Ruby on Rails
6 35 (37.23%) Linux
7 34 (36.17%) SQL
8 33 (35.11%) CSS
9 32 (34.04%) Open Source
10 31 (32.98%) NoSQL
10 31 (32.98%) Perl
11 30 (31.91%) MongoDB
12 26 (27.66%) jQuery
12 26 (27.66%) PostgreSQL
13 25 (26.60%) Node.js
14 24 (25.53%) PHP
15 23 (24.47%) Degree
16 21 (22.34%) Computer Science
17 20 (21.28%) Amazon AWS
18 19 (20.21%) Relational Database
18 19 (20.21%) OO
19 17 (18.09%) Algorithms
20 16 (17.02%) Automated Testing
20 16 (17.02%) C++
21 15 (15.96%) Windows
21 15 (15.96%) C
21 15 (15.96%) Google
21 15 (15.96%) Scrum

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 25 (26.60%) Node.js
2 11 (11.70%) OpenStack
3 7 (7.45%) Apache
4 6 (6.38%) WebLogic
4 6 (6.38%) WebSphere
4 6 (6.38%) JBoss
5 4 (4.26%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.13%) IIS
6 2 (2.13%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (21.28%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (15.96%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (8.51%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (6.38%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.13%) PaaS
5 2 (2.13%) Heroku
5 2 (2.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.70%) Internet
2 6 (6.38%) Wireless
3 5 (5.32%) SSL
4 4 (4.26%) HTTP
5 2 (2.13%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.06%) DNS
6 1 (1.06%) SNMP
6 1 (1.06%) DHCP
6 1 (1.06%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (40.43%) MySQL
2 31 (32.98%) NoSQL
3 30 (31.91%) MongoDB
4 26 (27.66%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (20.21%) Relational Database
6 11 (11.70%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (8.51%) SQL Server
8 6 (6.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (5.32%) Neo4j
9 5 (5.32%) MariaDB
9 5 (5.32%) CouchDB
10 4 (4.26%) Oracle Database
10 4 (4.26%) RDBMS
10 4 (4.26%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (11.70%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.32%) Ant
2 5 (5.32%) JMeter
3 4 (4.26%) Eclipse
3 4 (4.26%) Selenium
4 3 (3.19%) JUnit
5 2 (2.13%) JIRA
5 2 (2.13%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.13%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.06%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.06%) NUnit
General
1 7 (7.45%) Marketing
2 5 (5.32%) Games
3 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.19%) Finance
4 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.13%) Electronics
5 1 (1.06%) Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 57 (60.64%) Developer
2 18 (19.15%) Web Developer
2 18 (19.15%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 16 (17.02%) Software Developer
4 14 (14.89%) Software Engineer
4 14 (14.89%) Senior Developer
5 10 (10.64%) Test Engineer
6 9 (9.57%) Software Test Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (5.32%) Ruby Developer
8 4 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (4.26%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (3.19%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.19%) Analyst
9 3 (3.19%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.19%) Tester
9 3 (3.19%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 2 (2.13%) Lead Architect
10 2 (2.13%) Principal Architect
10 2 (2.13%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (45.74%) HTML
2 37 (39.36%) Ruby on Rails
3 33 (35.11%) CSS
4 26 (27.66%) jQuery
5 13 (13.83%) REST
5 13 (13.83%) .NET
6 12 (12.77%) Django
7 10 (10.64%) HTML5
7 10 (10.64%) Web Services
8 7 (7.45%) Spring
8 7 (7.45%) RESTful
9 6 (6.38%) JSON
9 6 (6.38%) J2EE
10 5 (5.32%) POSIX
10 5 (5.32%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (4.26%) Struts
11 4 (4.26%) Symfony
11 4 (4.26%) CakePHP
11 4 (4.26%) Hibernate
12 2 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (34.04%) Open Source
2 21 (22.34%) Computer Science
3 17 (18.09%) Algorithms
4 13 (13.83%) User Experience
5 12 (12.77%) LIMS
6 11 (11.70%) Management Information System
7 9 (9.57%) Blog
8 8 (8.51%) Internet of Things
9 6 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (6.38%) Informatics
9 6 (6.38%) Mathematics
9 6 (6.38%) Physics
10 5 (5.32%) Client/Server
10 5 (5.32%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (5.32%) Statistics
10 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (4.26%) Biology
11 4 (4.26%) Robotics
12 3 (3.19%) PMI
13 2 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (37.23%) Linux
2 15 (15.96%) Windows
3 12 (12.77%) UNIX
4 4 (4.26%) CentOS
4 4 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.13%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.13%) CoreOS
6 1 (1.06%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.06%) Android
6 1 (1.06%) Tizen
6 1 (1.06%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (20.21%) OO
3 16 (17.02%) Automated Testing
4 15 (15.96%) Scrum
4 15 (15.96%) Mentoring
5 14 (14.89%) Web Development
6 11 (11.70%) MVC
7 10 (10.64%) Software Engineering
7 10 (10.64%) OOD
8 9 (9.57%) Test Scripting
8 9 (9.57%) Coaching
9 8 (8.51%) TDD
10 7 (7.45%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (6.38%) Extreme Programming
11 6 (6.38%) OOP
11 6 (6.38%) Test Planning
11 6 (6.38%) Automation Testing
11 6 (6.38%) DevOps
11 6 (6.38%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (5.32%) Hidden Markov Model
Programming Languages
1 45 (47.87%) JavaScript
1 45 (47.87%) Python
2 42 (44.68%) Java
3 34 (36.17%) SQL
4 31 (32.98%) Perl
5 24 (25.53%) PHP
6 16 (17.02%) C++
7 15 (15.96%) C
8 13 (13.83%) C#
9 8 (8.51%) Bash Shell
10 7 (7.45%) Go
11 5 (5.32%) R
11 5 (5.32%) Haskell
12 2 (2.13%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.06%) VB.NET
13 1 (1.06%) XAML
13 1 (1.06%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 23 (24.47%) Degree
2 3 (3.19%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.13%) LPIC
3 2 (2.13%) RHCE
4 1 (1.06%) ISEB
4 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.89%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.45%) KVM
1 7 (7.45%) Xen
2 5 (5.32%) Slurm Workload Manager
2 5 (5.32%) Docker
2 5 (5.32%) LXC
3 4 (4.26%) Varnish
4 2 (2.13%) Postfix
4 2 (2.13%) iptables
Systems Management
1 13 (13.83%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (9.57%) Puppet
3 5 (5.32%) Mesos
4 2 (2.13%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 15 (15.96%) Google
2 7 (7.45%) Oracle
3 6 (6.38%) IBM
4 5 (5.32%) Pegasus
5 4 (4.26%) Zend
5 4 (4.26%) Rackspace
6 2 (2.13%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.13%) SAP
7 1 (1.06%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.06%) Fujitsu
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent DOE + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits and career development
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: Max £45,000 + bonus, benefits & superb pension (12% non-contributory!)
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: £30574 - £38564 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Negotiable DoE + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago