The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Ruby skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ruby
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 54 104 73
Rank change year-on-year +50 -31  
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 51 8 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.18% 0.54% 2.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.67% 0.87% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 39 8 29
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £33,450 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £51,900
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,125 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.50% +4.72%  

Ruby is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 900 919 956
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 73.77% 62.26% 66.53%
Number of salaries quoted 705 764 828
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Ruby as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in Cambridge

Ruby
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Ruby in Cambridge

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in Cambridge over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Ruby in Cambridge

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 40 (54.79%) C#
2 38 (52.05%) Java
3 36 (49.32%) Python
4 35 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (45.21%) Linux
6 31 (42.47%) Perl
6 31 (42.47%) .NET
7 30 (41.10%) TDD
7 30 (41.10%) BDD
8 25 (34.25%) NoSQL
8 25 (34.25%) Git (software)
8 25 (34.25%) Degree
9 24 (32.88%) Windows
10 23 (31.51%) Node.js
11 22 (30.14%) TeamCity
11 22 (30.14%) MVC
12 21 (28.77%) Computer Science
12 21 (28.77%) RESTful
12 21 (28.77%) Jenkins
13 19 (26.03%) Enterprise Software
13 19 (26.03%) Amazon AWS
13 19 (26.03%) Bash Shell
13 19 (26.03%) DevOps
14 18 (24.66%) Software Engineering
14 18 (24.66%) WCF
14 18 (24.66%) .NET Framework
14 18 (24.66%) SQL Server
14 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET
14 18 (24.66%) SQL Server 2014
14 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (23.29%) nginx
2 15 (20.55%) IIS
3 14 (19.18%) Apache
4 13 (17.81%) ColdFusion
4 13 (17.81%) OpenStack
5 5 (6.85%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (4.11%) Jetty
7 2 (2.74%) Drupal
8 1 (1.37%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.37%) Luigi
Applications
1 9 (12.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (26.03%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (17.81%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (17.81%) AWS Lambda
3 9 (12.33%) GitHub
4 3 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (4.11%) Loggly
5 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) HTTP
2 4 (5.48%) Firewall
2 4 (5.48%) Internet
3 2 (2.74%) SSL
3 2 (2.74%) Wireless
4 1 (1.37%) DHCP
4 1 (1.37%) DNS
4 1 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.37%) LDAP
4 1 (1.37%) SAN
4 1 (1.37%) SNMP
4 1 (1.37%) VLAN
4 1 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (34.25%) NoSQL
2 18 (24.66%) SQL Server
2 18 (24.66%) SQL Server 2014
3 13 (17.81%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (10.96%) MySQL
5 6 (8.22%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.11%) InfluxDB
6 3 (4.11%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.11%) Redis
7 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.37%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (34.25%) Git (software)
2 22 (30.14%) TeamCity
3 21 (28.77%) Jenkins
4 16 (21.92%) Vagrant
5 9 (12.33%) NCrunch
5 9 (12.33%) ReSharper
5 9 (12.33%) Visual Studio
6 6 (8.22%) JIRA
7 4 (5.48%) HP UFT
8 3 (4.11%) PHPUnit
8 3 (4.11%) Selenium
8 3 (4.11%) Subversion
9 1 (1.37%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.37%) CircleCI
9 1 (1.37%) JUnit
9 1 (1.37%) Mockito
9 1 (1.37%) RSpec
General
1 5 (6.85%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Automotive
2 3 (4.11%) Electronics
3 1 (1.37%) Banking
3 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (47.95%) Developer
2 19 (26.03%) C# Developer
3 18 (24.66%) .NET Developer
3 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET Developer
3 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 18 (24.66%) C# .NET Developer
3 18 (24.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 16 (21.92%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (16.44%) Software Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Test Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Graduate
7 5 (6.85%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) AWS DevOps
8 4 (5.48%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Graduate Consultant
8 4 (5.48%) Graduate Technical Consultant
8 4 (5.48%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (42.47%) .NET
2 23 (31.51%) Node.js
3 21 (28.77%) RESTful
4 18 (24.66%) .NET Framework
4 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET
4 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET Web API
4 18 (24.66%) Code First Entity Framework
4 18 (24.66%) Entity Framework
4 18 (24.66%) WCF
5 14 (19.18%) Ruby on Rails
6 9 (12.33%) Django
7 7 (9.59%) REST
7 7 (9.59%) Web Services
8 5 (6.85%) CSS
8 5 (6.85%) HTML
8 5 (6.85%) JSON
9 4 (5.48%) XML
10 3 (4.11%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.77%) Computer Science
2 19 (26.03%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (17.81%) Private Cloud
3 13 (17.81%) User Experience
4 9 (12.33%) Life Science
5 3 (4.11%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.11%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.11%) Smart Home
6 2 (2.74%) Blog
7 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.37%) Home Automation
7 1 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (45.21%) Linux
2 24 (32.88%) Windows
3 14 (19.18%) Windows Server
4 13 (17.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (17.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.85%) Mac OS X
5 5 (6.85%) Unix
6 4 (5.48%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.74%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.37%) CentOS
8 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (41.10%) BDD
2 30 (41.10%) TDD
3 22 (30.14%) MVC
4 19 (26.03%) DevOps
5 18 (24.66%) Software Engineering
5 18 (24.66%) Web Application Development
6 16 (21.92%) Open Source
7 14 (19.18%) Automated Testing
7 14 (19.18%) Configuration Management
8 13 (17.81%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (16.44%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (16.44%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (12.33%) OO
11 5 (6.85%) Scrum
12 4 (5.48%) Mathematics
12 4 (5.48%) Physics
12 4 (5.48%) Presales
12 4 (5.48%) Software Architecture
12 4 (5.48%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 40 (54.79%) C#
2 38 (52.05%) Java
3 36 (49.32%) Python
4 31 (42.47%) Perl
5 19 (26.03%) Bash Shell
6 15 (20.55%) PowerShell
7 14 (19.18%) JavaScript
8 9 (12.33%) C
9 7 (9.59%) PHP
10 5 (6.85%) SQL
11 2 (2.74%) C++
12 1 (1.37%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (34.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) QA
System Software
1 14 (19.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (17.81%) KVM
3 6 (8.22%) Docker
4 1 (1.37%) NFS
4 1 (1.37%) Samba
4 1 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (21.92%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (21.92%) Puppet
2 13 (17.81%) Packer
3 3 (4.11%) Grafana
4 1 (1.37%) Ansible
4 1 (1.37%) Kibana
4 1 (1.37%) logstash
Vendors
1 14 (19.18%) VMware
2 9 (12.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.33%) RedGate
3 3 (4.11%) SaltStack
4 2 (2.74%) New Relic
5 1 (1.37%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.37%) IBM
5 1 (1.37%) Intel
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle
5 1 (1.37%) Sun
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