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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 58 90 111
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +21
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 87 45 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.49% 1.96% 1.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.86% 3.20% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 71 43 45
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
1484 1407 1948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 59.53% 61.23% 66.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1225 1250 1726
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +17 69 £38,000 -5.00% 15
Peterborough +13 10 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Ruby
East of England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 115 (68.86%) Python
2 81 (48.50%) Java
3 69 (41.32%) C#
3 69 (41.32%) Linux
4 65 (38.92%) JavaScript
5 63 (37.72%) Ruby on Rails
6 60 (35.93%) Perl
7 58 (34.73%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (30.54%) Open Source
9 47 (28.14%) HTML
10 42 (25.15%) PHP
11 38 (22.75%) QA
12 37 (22.16%) Computer Science
12 37 (22.16%) CSS
13 36 (21.56%) OO
14 34 (20.36%) Degree
15 32 (19.16%) MySQL
16 31 (18.56%) BDD
17 29 (17.37%) NoSQL
17 29 (17.37%) Test Scripting
18 28 (16.77%) PostgreSQL
18 28 (16.77%) SQL
19 26 (15.57%) jQuery
19 26 (15.57%) Selenium
20 24 (14.37%) MVC
20 24 (14.37%) TDD
21 22 (13.17%) Software Engineering
21 22 (13.17%) Django
22 20 (11.98%) Test Automation
22 20 (11.98%) MongoDB

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 18 (10.78%) Node.js
2 7 (4.19%) Apache
3 2 (1.20%) CMS
3 2 (1.20%) IIS
4 1 (0.60%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.60%) Drupal
4 1 (0.60%) nginx
4 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.60%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.60%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.59%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.58%) Internet
2 12 (7.19%) Wireless
3 6 (3.59%) 3G
3 6 (3.59%) LTE
4 3 (1.80%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.80%) Bluetooth
5 2 (1.20%) HTTP
5 2 (1.20%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.20%) SSL
5 2 (1.20%) X.509
5 2 (1.20%) STUN
5 2 (1.20%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (19.16%) MySQL
2 29 (17.37%) NoSQL
3 28 (16.77%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (11.98%) MongoDB
5 9 (5.39%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.19%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.80%) SQLite
8 2 (1.20%) Redis
8 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.60%) Big Data
9 1 (0.60%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.60%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.60%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 26 (15.57%) Selenium
2 18 (10.78%) WebDriver
3 17 (10.18%) Git (software)
3 17 (10.18%) Jenkins
4 12 (7.19%) Selenium IDE
4 12 (7.19%) Jasmine
4 12 (7.19%) Sahi
4 12 (7.19%) WATIR
5 10 (5.99%) Subversion
6 9 (5.39%) Hudson
7 8 (4.79%) Maven
7 8 (4.79%) Ant
7 8 (4.79%) CMake
8 7 (4.19%) Bugzilla
8 7 (4.19%) Cucumber
9 5 (2.99%) CruiseControl
10 4 (2.40%) Eclipse
10 4 (2.40%) Redmine
10 4 (2.40%) FitNesse
11 3 (1.80%) Xcode
General
1 11 (6.59%) Automotive
2 10 (5.99%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.59%) Marketing
4 3 (1.80%) Electronics
5 1 (0.60%) Legal
5 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.60%) Advertising
5 1 (0.60%) Games
Job Titles
1 77 (46.11%) Developer
2 40 (23.95%) Web Developer
3 35 (20.96%) Test Engineer
4 29 (17.37%) Software Engineer
5 20 (11.98%) Software Test Engineer
6 16 (9.58%) Analyst
7 14 (8.38%) Tester
8 12 (7.19%) Software Developer
9 9 (5.39%) Ruby Developer
9 9 (5.39%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 8 (4.79%) Web Engineer
10 8 (4.79%) Release Engineer
10 8 (4.79%) Build and Release Engineer
10 8 (4.79%) Business Analyst
10 8 (4.79%) Senior Test Engineer
11 7 (4.19%) Lead Developer
12 6 (3.59%) .NET Developer
12 6 (3.59%) Automation Tester
13 5 (2.99%) Web Test Analyst
13 5 (2.99%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (37.72%) Ruby on Rails
2 47 (28.14%) HTML
3 37 (22.16%) CSS
4 26 (15.57%) jQuery
5 22 (13.17%) Django
6 18 (10.78%) RESTful
7 17 (10.18%) .NET
8 16 (9.58%) Web Services
9 11 (6.59%) ASP.NET
10 10 (5.99%) Spring
11 9 (5.39%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (4.19%) HTML5
13 6 (3.59%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (3.59%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (3.59%) JSON
14 5 (2.99%) POSIX
14 5 (2.99%) J2EE
14 5 (2.99%) AngularJS
15 4 (2.40%) JAX-RS
15 4 (2.40%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (30.54%) Open Source
2 37 (22.16%) Computer Science
3 13 (7.78%) Informatics
4 11 (6.59%) Blog
4 11 (6.59%) Mobile App
5 9 (5.39%) Biology
5 9 (5.39%) Robotics
5 9 (5.39%) Mathematics
6 6 (3.59%) Statistics
6 6 (3.59%) Internet of Things
7 5 (2.99%) Physics
7 5 (2.99%) LIMS
8 3 (1.80%) Firmware
9 2 (1.20%) Social Media
9 2 (1.20%) iPhone
10 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.60%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.60%) GIS
10 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.60%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 69 (41.32%) Linux
2 17 (10.18%) Windows
3 16 (9.58%) Mac OS X
4 10 (5.99%) Ubuntu
5 6 (3.59%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.59%) Debian
6 5 (2.99%) UNIX
7 4 (2.40%) Android
8 2 (1.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (34.73%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (21.56%) OO
3 31 (18.56%) BDD
4 29 (17.37%) Test Scripting
5 24 (14.37%) TDD
5 24 (14.37%) MVC
6 22 (13.17%) Software Engineering
7 20 (11.98%) Test Automation
8 18 (10.78%) Automated Testing
9 16 (9.58%) OOD
10 15 (8.98%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (8.98%) Manual Testing
11 14 (8.38%) Product Management
11 14 (8.38%) Automation Testing
12 12 (7.19%) Web Application Development
12 12 (7.19%) E-Commerce
12 12 (7.19%) Scrum
13 11 (6.59%) Project Management
14 9 (5.39%) Web Development
15 8 (4.79%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 115 (68.86%) Python
2 81 (48.50%) Java
3 69 (41.32%) C#
4 65 (38.92%) JavaScript
5 60 (35.93%) Perl
6 42 (25.15%) PHP
7 28 (16.77%) SQL
8 16 (9.58%) C
9 13 (7.78%) C++
10 12 (7.19%) F#
11 7 (4.19%) Scala
12 6 (3.59%) R
13 5 (2.99%) Golang
13 5 (2.99%) Haskell
14 4 (2.40%) Objective-C
14 4 (2.40%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.80%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (20.36%) Degree
2 9 (5.39%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.60%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (22.75%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.20%) Varnish
3 1 (0.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.99%) Puppet
2 4 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.60%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.60%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (4.79%) MKS
1 8 (4.79%) Perforce
2 4 (2.40%) VMware
3 3 (1.80%) Zend
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle
4 2 (1.20%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.60%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.60%) Tableau
5 1 (0.60%) Talend
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