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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 85 84 95
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 47 55 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.14% 2.49% 2.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.57% 3.95% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 36 44 46
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -4.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,022 £31,450 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,700 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +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
1318 1394 1585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 59.94% 62.99% 60.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1202 1397
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 36 £38,564 +1.48% 8
Peterborough - 4 £65,000 -
Ruby
East of England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 56 (57.73%) Python
2 47 (48.45%) JavaScript
3 41 (42.27%) Java
4 40 (41.24%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (39.18%) HTML
6 34 (35.05%) Linux
7 33 (34.02%) Perl
7 33 (34.02%) Ruby on Rails
8 31 (31.96%) SQL
8 31 (31.96%) MySQL
9 28 (28.87%) PHP
9 28 (28.87%) CSS
10 26 (26.80%) Open Source
11 25 (25.77%) Node.js
12 23 (23.71%) MongoDB
12 23 (23.71%) C#
13 22 (22.68%) NoSQL
14 21 (21.65%) jQuery
15 20 (20.62%) OO
15 20 (20.62%) PostgreSQL
16 18 (18.56%) QA
17 17 (17.53%) Relational Database
18 16 (16.49%) User Experience
18 16 (16.49%) Degree
18 16 (16.49%) MVC
18 16 (16.49%) Automated Testing
18 16 (16.49%) C
19 15 (15.46%) .NET
19 15 (15.46%) Scrum
19 15 (15.46%) Computer Science

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (25.77%) Node.js
2 11 (11.34%) OpenStack
3 6 (6.19%) WebLogic
3 6 (6.19%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.12%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.12%) JBoss
5 2 (2.06%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.37%) Google Cloud Platform
2 11 (11.34%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (8.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (8.25%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (6.19%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.06%) PaaS
5 2 (2.06%) Heroku
5 2 (2.06%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.43%) Internet
2 6 (6.19%) Wireless
3 3 (3.09%) HTTP
3 3 (3.09%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.06%) DNS
4 2 (2.06%) SSL
4 2 (2.06%) DHCP
5 1 (1.03%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (31.96%) MySQL
2 23 (23.71%) MongoDB
3 22 (22.68%) NoSQL
4 20 (20.62%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (17.53%) Relational Database
6 10 (10.31%) SQL Server
7 8 (8.25%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (5.15%) CouchDB
8 5 (5.15%) Neo4j
8 5 (5.15%) MariaDB
9 4 (4.12%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (4.12%) Oracle Database
10 3 (3.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (2.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (9.28%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.25%) Selenium
3 5 (5.15%) Ant
3 5 (5.15%) JMeter
4 4 (4.12%) Eclipse
4 4 (4.12%) WATIR
4 4 (4.12%) Sahi
4 4 (4.12%) WebDriver
4 4 (4.12%) Jasmine
4 4 (4.12%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (2.06%) JIRA
5 2 (2.06%) JUnit
6 1 (1.03%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.03%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (6.19%) Marketing
2 5 (5.15%) Games
3 3 (3.09%) Finance
4 1 (1.03%) Publishing
4 1 (1.03%) Banking
4 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (51.55%) Developer
2 22 (22.68%) Web Developer
3 15 (15.46%) Software Engineer
4 14 (14.43%) Software Developer
4 14 (14.43%) Senior Developer
5 12 (12.37%) Test Engineer
6 10 (10.31%) Software Test Engineer
7 8 (8.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 6 (6.19%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.15%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (5.15%) Business Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) Analyst
10 4 (4.12%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (4.12%) Ruby Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Test Leader
11 3 (3.09%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (3.09%) Graduate
11 3 (3.09%) Tester
12 2 (2.06%) Architect
12 2 (2.06%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (39.18%) HTML
2 33 (34.02%) Ruby on Rails
3 28 (28.87%) CSS
4 21 (21.65%) jQuery
5 15 (15.46%) Django
5 15 (15.46%) .NET
6 13 (13.40%) REST
7 10 (10.31%) HTML5
8 9 (9.28%) Web Services
9 7 (7.22%) Spring
10 6 (6.19%) J2EE
10 6 (6.19%) RESTful
11 5 (5.15%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (5.15%) XML
11 5 (5.15%) POSIX
11 5 (5.15%) JSON
12 4 (4.12%) Hibernate
12 4 (4.12%) Struts
12 4 (4.12%) ASP.NET
12 4 (4.12%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (26.80%) Open Source
2 16 (16.49%) User Experience
3 15 (15.46%) Computer Science
4 12 (12.37%) LIMS
5 11 (11.34%) Management Information System
5 11 (11.34%) Algorithms
6 9 (9.28%) Internet of Things
7 6 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (6.19%) Client/Server
7 6 (6.19%) Informatics
8 5 (5.15%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (5.15%) Mathematics
8 5 (5.15%) Physics
8 5 (5.15%) Statistics
8 5 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (4.12%) Biology
9 4 (4.12%) Robotics
10 1 (1.03%) PMI
10 1 (1.03%) NHS
10 1 (1.03%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (35.05%) Linux
2 12 (12.37%) Windows
3 8 (8.25%) UNIX
4 2 (2.06%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.06%) CoreOS
5 1 (1.03%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.03%) Android
5 1 (1.03%) CentOS
5 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.03%) Tizen
5 1 (1.03%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (41.24%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (20.62%) OO
3 16 (16.49%) MVC
3 16 (16.49%) Automated Testing
4 15 (15.46%) Scrum
5 13 (13.40%) OOD
5 13 (13.40%) TDD
5 13 (13.40%) Test Scripting
6 12 (12.37%) Software Engineering
7 10 (10.31%) Web Development
7 10 (10.31%) Automation Testing
8 9 (9.28%) DevOps
9 7 (7.22%) Manual Testing
10 6 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (6.19%) Project Management
10 6 (6.19%) Extreme Programming
10 6 (6.19%) Test Planning
10 6 (6.19%) Mentoring
11 5 (5.15%) Product Management
11 5 (5.15%) Hidden Markov Model
Programming Languages
1 56 (57.73%) Python
2 47 (48.45%) JavaScript
3 41 (42.27%) Java
4 33 (34.02%) Perl
5 31 (31.96%) SQL
6 28 (28.87%) PHP
7 23 (23.71%) C#
8 16 (16.49%) C
9 11 (11.34%) C++
10 7 (7.22%) Golang
11 5 (5.15%) R
11 5 (5.15%) F#
11 5 (5.15%) Haskell
12 3 (3.09%) Bash Shell
13 2 (2.06%) Shell Script
14 1 (1.03%) Erlang
14 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (16.49%) Degree
2 3 (3.09%) VCP4
3 2 (2.06%) ISEB
4 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.15%) Xen
1 5 (5.15%) KVM
1 5 (5.15%) Docker
1 5 (5.15%) LXC
2 4 (4.12%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 10 (10.31%) Puppet
2 8 (8.25%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.15%) Mesos
4 2 (2.06%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (12.37%) Google
2 7 (7.22%) Oracle
3 6 (6.19%) IBM
4 5 (5.15%) Pegasus
5 4 (4.12%) Zend
6 2 (2.06%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.03%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.03%) Fujitsu
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: Max £45,000 + bonus, benefits & superb pension (12% non-contributory!)
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50k region plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits extensive - see ad
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 55k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: To £30k & Bonus, Corporate Benefits Package, Career
Posted: 6 days ago
Central Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70,000 DoE + good benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Central Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 + Good benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: To £65k + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago