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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 69 91 126
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +35
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 71 42 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.93% 1.91% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.02% 3.09% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 57 40 35
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
1415 1361 1974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 58.45% 61.95% 66.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1175 1210 1757
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,900 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +16 63 £37,500 -11.76% 18
Peterborough - 6 £40,000 -
Ruby
East of England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 113 (67.26%) Python
2 86 (51.19%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (46.43%) Java
4 69 (41.07%) Ruby on Rails
5 66 (39.29%) JavaScript
6 63 (37.50%) C#
7 62 (36.90%) Linux
8 59 (35.12%) Open Source
9 53 (31.55%) Perl
10 49 (29.17%) HTML
11 44 (26.19%) PHP
12 42 (25.00%) Computer Science
13 39 (23.21%) CSS
14 37 (22.02%) MySQL
14 37 (22.02%) OO
15 36 (21.43%) Degree
16 34 (20.24%) NoSQL
17 33 (19.64%) QA
17 33 (19.64%) PostgreSQL
18 31 (18.45%) BDD
19 29 (17.26%) User Experience
19 29 (17.26%) jQuery
20 28 (16.67%) Test Scripting
21 26 (15.48%) SQL
22 25 (14.88%) Django
22 25 (14.88%) Selenium
22 25 (14.88%) MongoDB
23 24 (14.29%) TDD
24 23 (13.69%) Software Engineering
25 22 (13.10%) MVC

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 22 (13.10%) Node.js
2 6 (3.57%) Apache
3 2 (1.19%) CMS
4 1 (0.60%) nginx
4 1 (0.60%) Drupal
4 1 (0.60%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.60%) SAS
4 1 (0.60%) IIS
4 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.60%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.95%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.31%) Internet
2 12 (7.14%) Wireless
3 6 (3.57%) 3G
3 6 (3.57%) LTE
4 2 (1.19%) 4G
5 1 (0.60%) STUN
5 1 (0.60%) HTTP
5 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.60%) SSL
5 1 (0.60%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (22.02%) MySQL
2 34 (20.24%) NoSQL
3 33 (19.64%) PostgreSQL
4 25 (14.88%) MongoDB
5 9 (5.36%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.17%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.79%) SQLite
8 1 (0.60%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.60%) Big Data
8 1 (0.60%) Redis
8 1 (0.60%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.60%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 25 (14.88%) Selenium
2 18 (10.71%) WebDriver
3 17 (10.12%) Git (software)
4 16 (9.52%) Jenkins
5 12 (7.14%) Selenium IDE
5 12 (7.14%) Jasmine
5 12 (7.14%) WATIR
5 12 (7.14%) Sahi
6 9 (5.36%) Subversion
7 8 (4.76%) Hudson
8 7 (4.17%) CMake
8 7 (4.17%) Cucumber
8 7 (4.17%) Maven
8 7 (4.17%) Ant
9 6 (3.57%) Bugzilla
10 4 (2.38%) Eclipse
10 4 (2.38%) CruiseControl
11 3 (1.79%) FitNesse
11 3 (1.79%) Redmine
11 3 (1.79%) Xcode
General
1 10 (5.95%) Telecoms
1 10 (5.95%) Marketing
2 7 (4.17%) Automotive
3 1 (0.60%) Legal
3 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.60%) Advertising
3 1 (0.60%) Games
Job Titles
1 81 (48.21%) Developer
2 44 (26.19%) Web Developer
3 27 (16.07%) Test Engineer
4 23 (13.69%) Software Engineer
5 18 (10.71%) Analyst
6 15 (8.93%) Software Test Engineer
7 14 (8.33%) Tester
8 11 (6.55%) Software Developer
9 10 (5.95%) Business Analyst
10 9 (5.36%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 9 (5.36%) Ruby Developer
11 8 (4.76%) Web Engineer
12 7 (4.17%) Build and Release Engineer
12 7 (4.17%) Release Engineer
12 7 (4.17%) Lead Developer
13 6 (3.57%) Project Manager
13 6 (3.57%) .NET Developer
13 6 (3.57%) Automation Tester
14 5 (2.98%) Web Test Analyst
14 5 (2.98%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (41.07%) Ruby on Rails
2 49 (29.17%) HTML
3 39 (23.21%) CSS
4 29 (17.26%) jQuery
5 25 (14.88%) Django
6 17 (10.12%) .NET
7 16 (9.52%) RESTful
8 14 (8.33%) Web Services
9 11 (6.55%) ASP.NET
10 10 (5.95%) Spring
11 9 (5.36%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (4.17%) HTML5
13 6 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (3.57%) JSON
14 5 (2.98%) AngularJS
14 5 (2.98%) POSIX
14 5 (2.98%) J2EE
15 4 (2.38%) LAMP
15 4 (2.38%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 59 (35.12%) Open Source
2 42 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 29 (17.26%) User Experience
4 13 (7.74%) Blog
4 13 (7.74%) Informatics
5 10 (5.95%) Mobile App
6 9 (5.36%) Robotics
6 9 (5.36%) Biology
6 9 (5.36%) Internet of Things
7 8 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.57%) Statistics
8 6 (3.57%) Mathematics
9 5 (2.98%) Physics
9 5 (2.98%) LIMS
10 2 (1.19%) Social Media
10 2 (1.19%) iPhone
11 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.60%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.60%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.60%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 62 (36.90%) Linux
2 15 (8.93%) Windows
3 12 (7.14%) Mac OS X
4 9 (5.36%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.98%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.98%) Debian
6 4 (2.38%) UNIX
6 4 (2.38%) Android
7 2 (1.19%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (51.19%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (22.02%) OO
3 31 (18.45%) BDD
4 28 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 24 (14.29%) TDD
6 23 (13.69%) Software Engineering
7 22 (13.10%) MVC
8 18 (10.71%) OOD
9 16 (9.52%) Scrum
9 16 (9.52%) Automated Testing
9 16 (9.52%) Product Management
10 14 (8.33%) Project Management
10 14 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (7.74%) Test Automation
11 13 (7.74%) Automation Testing
12 12 (7.14%) E-Commerce
13 11 (6.55%) Manual Testing
13 11 (6.55%) Web Application Development
14 10 (5.95%) Web Development
15 9 (5.36%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 113 (67.26%) Python
2 78 (46.43%) Java
3 66 (39.29%) JavaScript
4 63 (37.50%) C#
5 53 (31.55%) Perl
6 44 (26.19%) PHP
7 26 (15.48%) SQL
8 16 (9.52%) C
9 13 (7.74%) C++
10 12 (7.14%) F#
11 6 (3.57%) R
11 6 (3.57%) Scala
12 5 (2.98%) Haskell
12 5 (2.98%) Golang
13 4 (2.38%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.79%) Objective-C
15 2 (1.19%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (21.43%) Degree
2 8 (4.76%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (19.64%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.60%) Varnish
2 1 (0.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (4.17%) Puppet
2 4 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.60%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.60%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (4.17%) MKS
1 7 (4.17%) Perforce
2 4 (2.38%) VMware
3 3 (1.79%) Zend
4 2 (1.19%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.60%) Talend
5 1 (0.60%) Tableau
5 1 (0.60%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 26k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + SHARE OPTIONS!
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£45,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-60,000 + Bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 22 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-60,000 + £10k Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £40-60,000 + Bens
Posted: 27 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £30-35,000 + Bens
Posted: 27 days ago