The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby on Rails (RoR)
Rank 106 81 81
Rank change year-on-year
-25 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby on Rails 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.32% 0.25% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% 0.42% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
686 476 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 55.64% 59.95% 63.02%
Number of salaries quoted 633 432 412
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Ruby on Rails
East Sussex

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 10 July 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 13 (100.00%) Ruby
2 9 (69.23%) PHP
3 8 (61.54%) HTML
3 8 (61.54%) CSS
3 8 (61.54%) MongoDB
4 7 (53.85%) Node.js
4 7 (53.85%) Open Source
4 7 (53.85%) Web Development
4 7 (53.85%) OOP
4 7 (53.85%) Scrum
4 7 (53.85%) Objective-C
4 7 (53.85%) Vagrant
5 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
6 5 (38.46%) Linux
6 5 (38.46%) Java
6 5 (38.46%) Sass
7 4 (30.77%) LESS
7 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 4 (30.77%) MySQL
7 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
7 4 (30.77%) Symfony
7 4 (30.77%) jQuery
7 4 (30.77%) HTML5
7 4 (30.77%) CSS3
8 3 (23.08%) Haskell
8 3 (23.08%) nginx
8 3 (23.08%) OO
8 3 (23.08%) OO PHP
9 2 (15.38%) MS Office
9 2 (15.38%) MS Excel

Ruby on Rails
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 7 (53.85%) Node.js
2 3 (23.08%) nginx
3 1 (7.69%) CMS
3 1 (7.69%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) MongoDB
2 4 (30.77%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) RSpec
3 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) PHP Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Ruby Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior PHP Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Coordinator
4 2 (15.38%) Junior
4 2 (15.38%) Test Coordinator
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate PHP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 1 (7.69%) OO PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
1 8 (61.54%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) Sass
3 4 (30.77%) LESS
3 4 (30.77%) CSS3
3 4 (30.77%) Symfony
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
3 4 (30.77%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) Haml
4 1 (7.69%) Flash
4 1 (7.69%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) iPad
2 1 (7.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) OOP
1 7 (53.85%) Scrum
1 7 (53.85%) Web Development
2 3 (23.08%) OO PHP
2 3 (23.08%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
3 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Test Management
4 1 (7.69%) BDD
4 1 (7.69%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Ruby
2 9 (69.23%) PHP
3 7 (53.85%) Objective-C
4 6 (46.15%) Bash Shell
5 5 (38.46%) Java
6 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 3 (23.08%) Haskell
8 1 (7.69%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (7.69%) SQL
8 1 (7.69%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
1 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Vagrant
2 1 (7.69%) Capistrano