The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 60 89 110
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +21
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 90 51 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.67% 2.14% 1.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.16% 3.46% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 76 50 34
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1460 1476 1897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 59.59% 61.99% 69.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1241 1329 1649
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby
East of England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 68 £45,000 +12.50% 15
Peterborough +8 8 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Ruby
East of England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 117 (75.00%) Python
2 83 (53.21%) Java
3 74 (47.44%) Linux
4 70 (44.87%) C#
5 69 (44.23%) Perl
6 62 (39.74%) JavaScript
7 58 (37.18%) Agile Software Development
8 53 (33.97%) Ruby on Rails
9 44 (28.21%) HTML
10 42 (26.92%) Open Source
11 41 (26.28%) QA
11 41 (26.28%) PHP
12 36 (23.08%) CSS
13 33 (21.15%) SQL
14 32 (20.51%) OO
15 29 (18.59%) MySQL
16 28 (17.95%) Computer Science
16 28 (17.95%) Test Scripting
17 27 (17.31%) Degree
17 27 (17.31%) BDD
18 25 (16.03%) jQuery
19 24 (15.38%) Selenium
19 24 (15.38%) NoSQL
20 23 (14.74%) PostgreSQL
21 22 (14.10%) Django
21 22 (14.10%) Test Automation
21 22 (14.10%) Automated Testing
22 21 (13.46%) MVC
23 20 (12.82%) Software Engineering
24 19 (12.18%) TDD

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 13 (8.33%) Node.js
2 6 (3.85%) Apache
3 4 (2.56%) CMS
4 2 (1.28%) IIS
4 2 (1.28%) concrete5
4 2 (1.28%) Moodle
5 1 (0.64%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.64%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.64%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.77%) Internet
2 8 (5.13%) Wireless
3 7 (4.49%) HTTP
4 5 (3.21%) STUN
4 5 (3.21%) LTE
4 5 (3.21%) X.509
4 5 (3.21%) 3G
4 5 (3.21%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.21%) SSL
5 3 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.92%) Bluetooth
6 2 (1.28%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.64%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (18.59%) MySQL
2 24 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 23 (14.74%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (10.26%) MongoDB
5 9 (5.77%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.56%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.92%) SQLite
8 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.64%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.64%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.64%) Big Data
9 1 (0.64%) Redis
9 1 (0.64%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 24 (15.38%) Selenium
2 16 (10.26%) WebDriver
2 16 (10.26%) Jenkins
3 12 (7.69%) Jasmine
3 12 (7.69%) Sahi
3 12 (7.69%) WATIR
3 12 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.69%) Selenium IDE
4 11 (7.05%) Subversion
5 8 (5.13%) Maven
5 8 (5.13%) Hudson
5 8 (5.13%) CMake
5 8 (5.13%) Ant
5 8 (5.13%) Bugzilla
6 6 (3.85%) Cucumber
7 5 (3.21%) Redmine
7 5 (3.21%) CruiseControl
8 4 (2.56%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.56%) FitNesse
9 3 (1.92%) Xcode
General
1 14 (8.97%) Automotive
2 9 (5.77%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.92%) Marketing
3 3 (1.92%) Electronics
4 2 (1.28%) Publishing
5 1 (0.64%) Games
5 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 66 (42.31%) Developer
2 41 (26.28%) Test Engineer
3 36 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 34 (21.79%) Web Developer
5 26 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
6 13 (8.33%) Tester
6 13 (8.33%) Analyst
7 12 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 9 (5.77%) Release Engineer
8 9 (5.77%) Ruby Developer
8 9 (5.77%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 8 (5.13%) Build and Release Engineer
9 8 (5.13%) Web Engineer
9 8 (5.13%) Senior Test Engineer
10 6 (3.85%) Lead Developer
11 5 (3.21%) Web Test Analyst
11 5 (3.21%) Web Analyst
11 5 (3.21%) Automation Tester
11 5 (3.21%) Principal Software Developer
11 5 (3.21%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (33.97%) Ruby on Rails
2 44 (28.21%) HTML
3 36 (23.08%) CSS
4 25 (16.03%) jQuery
5 22 (14.10%) Django
6 17 (10.90%) RESTful
7 16 (10.26%) Web Services
8 12 (7.69%) .NET
9 10 (6.41%) Spring
10 9 (5.77%) HTML5
10 9 (5.77%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (4.49%) ASP.NET
12 6 (3.85%) AngularJS
12 6 (3.85%) JSON
13 5 (3.21%) J2SE
13 5 (3.21%) J2EE
13 5 (3.21%) POSIX
14 4 (2.56%) SOAP
14 4 (2.56%) JAX-RS
15 3 (1.92%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 42 (26.92%) Open Source
2 28 (17.95%) Computer Science
3 12 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 11 (7.05%) Blog
5 9 (5.77%) Biology
5 9 (5.77%) Informatics
5 9 (5.77%) Robotics
5 9 (5.77%) Mathematics
6 6 (3.85%) Statistics
7 5 (3.21%) Physics
7 5 (3.21%) LIMS
8 3 (1.92%) Firmware
8 3 (1.92%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.28%) VLE
9 2 (1.28%) E-Learning
9 2 (1.28%) Social Media
9 2 (1.28%) iPhone
10 1 (0.64%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.64%) Economics
10 1 (0.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 74 (47.44%) Linux
2 19 (12.18%) Windows
2 19 (12.18%) Mac OS X
3 10 (6.41%) Ubuntu
4 7 (4.49%) UNIX
5 6 (3.85%) Debian
5 6 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.56%) Android
7 2 (1.28%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (37.18%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (20.51%) OO
3 28 (17.95%) Test Scripting
4 27 (17.31%) BDD
5 22 (14.10%) Test Automation
5 22 (14.10%) Automated Testing
6 21 (13.46%) MVC
7 20 (12.82%) Software Engineering
8 19 (12.18%) TDD
9 17 (10.90%) Manual Testing
10 15 (9.62%) Automation Testing
10 15 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (8.33%) OOD
12 12 (7.69%) Product Management
12 12 (7.69%) E-Commerce
13 11 (7.05%) Regression Testing
13 11 (7.05%) Requirements Analysis
14 10 (6.41%) Scrum
15 9 (5.77%) Web Development
16 8 (5.13%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 117 (75.00%) Python
2 83 (53.21%) Java
3 70 (44.87%) C#
4 69 (44.23%) Perl
5 62 (39.74%) JavaScript
6 41 (26.28%) PHP
7 33 (21.15%) SQL
8 17 (10.90%) C
9 13 (8.33%) C++
10 12 (7.69%) F#
11 10 (6.41%) Scala
12 6 (3.85%) R
13 5 (3.21%) Haskell
13 5 (3.21%) Bash Shell
13 5 (3.21%) Golang
14 4 (2.56%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.92%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (17.31%) Degree
2 10 (6.41%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.64%) ISEB
3 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (26.28%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.28%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.64%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (1.92%) Puppet
1 3 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (5.77%) MKS
1 9 (5.77%) Perforce
2 4 (2.56%) Oracle
2 4 (2.56%) VMware
3 3 (1.92%) Zend
4 2 (1.28%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.64%) Talend
5 1 (0.64%) Tableau
5 1 (0.64%) MicroStrategy
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + SHARE OPTIONS!
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Salary: to c£50k - £70k + benefits DOE
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