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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 76 104 125
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +21
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 66 31 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.63% 1.41% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.50% 2.36% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 53 29 30
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £29,435
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £50,000 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
1468 1316 2037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 58.60% 59.71% 67.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1162 1139 1793
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,475 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 20 October 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 October 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 +21 56 £37,500 -16.66% 14
Peterborough - 10 £44,000 - 1
Ruby
East of England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 99 (64.29%) Python
2 83 (53.90%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (42.21%) Ruby on Rails
4 62 (40.26%) Java
4 62 (40.26%) JavaScript
5 56 (36.36%) Open Source
6 55 (35.71%) C#
7 51 (33.12%) Linux
8 49 (31.82%) Perl
9 46 (29.87%) HTML
10 38 (24.68%) MySQL
11 36 (23.38%) CSS
11 36 (23.38%) Computer Science
12 35 (22.73%) PHP
12 35 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
13 34 (22.08%) NoSQL
14 33 (21.43%) QA
15 30 (19.48%) Degree
15 30 (19.48%) Test Scripting
16 29 (18.83%) jQuery
16 29 (18.83%) BDD
16 29 (18.83%) User Experience
16 29 (18.83%) Algorithms
17 27 (17.53%) MongoDB
18 26 (16.88%) Selenium
19 25 (16.23%) TDD
19 25 (16.23%) OO
20 24 (15.58%) Node.js
21 23 (14.94%) SQL
22 21 (13.64%) Django

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 24 (15.58%) Node.js
2 5 (3.25%) Apache
3 2 (1.30%) CMS
4 1 (0.65%) Drupal
4 1 (0.65%) nginx
4 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.65%) SAS
4 1 (0.65%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.84%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.99%) Internet
2 11 (7.14%) Wireless
3 6 (3.90%) LTE
3 6 (3.90%) 3G
4 2 (1.30%) 4G
5 1 (0.65%) DHCP
5 1 (0.65%) HTTP
5 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.65%) DNS
5 1 (0.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (24.68%) MySQL
2 35 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
3 34 (22.08%) NoSQL
4 27 (17.53%) MongoDB
5 11 (7.14%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.60%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.95%) SQLite
8 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.65%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.65%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.65%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.65%) Redis
8 1 (0.65%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 26 (16.88%) Selenium
2 18 (11.69%) WebDriver
3 16 (10.39%) Jenkins
4 12 (7.79%) Selenium IDE
4 12 (7.79%) Jasmine
4 12 (7.79%) Git (software)
4 12 (7.79%) Sahi
4 12 (7.79%) WATIR
5 9 (5.84%) Subversion
6 8 (5.19%) Hudson
7 7 (4.55%) Cucumber
7 7 (4.55%) Maven
7 7 (4.55%) Ant
7 7 (4.55%) CMake
8 6 (3.90%) Bugzilla
9 4 (2.60%) Eclipse
9 4 (2.60%) CruiseControl
10 3 (1.95%) Xcode
10 3 (1.95%) Redmine
10 3 (1.95%) FitNesse
General
1 9 (5.84%) Telecoms
1 9 (5.84%) Marketing
2 2 (1.30%) Finance
2 2 (1.30%) Automotive
3 1 (0.65%) Legal
3 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.65%) Advertising
3 1 (0.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 67 (43.51%) Developer
2 37 (24.03%) Web Developer
3 22 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 21 (13.64%) Software Engineer
5 19 (12.34%) Analyst
6 13 (8.44%) Software Test Engineer
7 11 (7.14%) Business Analyst
7 11 (7.14%) Tester
8 9 (5.84%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 8 (5.19%) Ruby Developer
10 7 (4.55%) Build and Release Engineer
10 7 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.55%) Release Engineer
11 6 (3.90%) .NET Developer
11 6 (3.90%) Software Developer
11 6 (3.90%) Project Manager
11 6 (3.90%) Senior Developer
11 6 (3.90%) Lead Developer
11 6 (3.90%) Automation Tester
12 5 (3.25%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (42.21%) Ruby on Rails
2 46 (29.87%) HTML
3 36 (23.38%) CSS
4 29 (18.83%) jQuery
5 21 (13.64%) Django
6 17 (11.04%) .NET
7 13 (8.44%) Web Services
8 11 (7.14%) ASP.NET
9 10 (6.49%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (6.49%) RESTful
10 8 (5.19%) AngularJS
11 7 (4.55%) HTML5
12 6 (3.90%) JSON
12 6 (3.90%) XML
12 6 (3.90%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (3.25%) J2EE
13 5 (3.25%) Spring
13 5 (3.25%) POSIX
14 4 (2.60%) LAMP
14 4 (2.60%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 56 (36.36%) Open Source
2 36 (23.38%) Computer Science
3 29 (18.83%) User Experience
3 29 (18.83%) Algorithms
4 13 (8.44%) Blog
4 13 (8.44%) Informatics
5 10 (6.49%) Mobile App
6 8 (5.19%) Internet of Things
7 6 (3.90%) Mathematics
7 6 (3.90%) Statistics
7 6 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (3.25%) Physics
9 4 (2.60%) Biology
9 4 (2.60%) Robotics
10 2 (1.30%) Social Media
10 2 (1.30%) iPhone
11 1 (0.65%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.65%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.65%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 51 (33.12%) Linux
2 13 (8.44%) Windows
3 9 (5.84%) Ubuntu
4 7 (4.55%) Mac OS X
5 5 (3.25%) Debian
6 3 (1.95%) Android
6 3 (1.95%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.30%) UNIX
8 1 (0.65%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (53.90%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (19.48%) Test Scripting
3 29 (18.83%) BDD
4 25 (16.23%) TDD
4 25 (16.23%) OO
5 18 (11.69%) Software Engineering
6 17 (11.04%) Product Management
7 16 (10.39%) MVC
8 15 (9.74%) Project Management
8 15 (9.74%) OOD
8 15 (9.74%) Scrum
9 14 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (8.44%) Automation Testing
10 13 (8.44%) Automated Testing
11 10 (6.49%) Web Development
11 10 (6.49%) Manual Testing
12 9 (5.84%) Web Application Development
12 9 (5.84%) DevOps
12 9 (5.84%) E-Commerce
13 8 (5.19%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 99 (64.29%) Python
2 62 (40.26%) Java
2 62 (40.26%) JavaScript
3 55 (35.71%) C#
4 49 (31.82%) Perl
5 35 (22.73%) PHP
6 23 (14.94%) SQL
7 15 (9.74%) C
8 13 (8.44%) F#
8 13 (8.44%) C++
9 6 (3.90%) R
10 5 (3.25%) Golang
10 5 (3.25%) Scala
10 5 (3.25%) Haskell
11 4 (2.60%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.95%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (19.48%) Degree
2 8 (5.19%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.65%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.65%) Varnish
2 1 (0.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (5.84%) Puppet
2 5 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.65%) Ansible
3 1 (0.65%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.65%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 7 (4.55%) MKS
1 7 (4.55%) Perforce
2 3 (1.95%) VMware
2 3 (1.95%) Zend
3 1 (0.65%) Tableau
3 1 (0.65%) Talend
3 1 (0.65%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
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