The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby on Rails skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby on Rails over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 89 70 81
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 3 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.31% 2.34% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 4.20% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 4
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Ruby on Rails
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
600 452 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 61.10% 55.67% 65.28%
Number of salaries quoted 544 399 495
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £29,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby on Rails
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Ruby on Rails Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Ruby on Rails
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby on Rails across the Brighton region.

Ruby on Rails Salary Trend in Brighton

Ruby on Rails
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Ruby on Rails 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 on Rails.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) RSpec
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) Sass
3 3 (50.00%) Functional Programming
3 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) OOD
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Kanban
4 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 2 (33.33%) Django
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) LESS
4 2 (33.33%) Ember.js
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing Ruby on Rails 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 on Rails. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Solr
1 2 (33.33%) Node.js
1 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Flash Media Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Redis
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) RSpec
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Sass
3 2 (33.33%) LESS
3 2 (33.33%) Ember.js
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 2 (33.33%) Django
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) Haml
4 1 (16.67%) Flash
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) iPhone
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) BDD
1 3 (50.00%) Functional Programming
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) OOD
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) Ruby
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (16.67%) ActionScript
4 1 (16.67%) Haskell
4 1 (16.67%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (16.67%) Capistrano