The first table below looks at the demand for Ruby 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 over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 49 64 56
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 49 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.92% 2.29% 2.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.59% 3.11% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 45 17 19
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
646 546 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 64.86% 73.49% 69.62%
Number of salaries quoted 558 512 478
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Ruby
East Sussex

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Ruby
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Brighton

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Brighton

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 39 (60.00%) Linux
2 33 (50.77%) Python
3 32 (49.23%) Node.js
4 31 (47.69%) Bash Shell
5 29 (44.62%) Open Source
6 25 (38.46%) Java
6 25 (38.46%) MySQL
7 24 (36.92%) Puppet
8 23 (35.38%) PHP
9 21 (32.31%) MVC
10 20 (30.77%) Configuration Management
10 20 (30.77%) HTML
10 20 (30.77%) OO
11 19 (29.23%) JavaScript
11 19 (29.23%) TDD
11 19 (29.23%) PostgreSQL
12 18 (27.69%) Perl
13 16 (24.62%) Scrum
13 16 (24.62%) BDD
13 16 (24.62%) Relational Database
14 15 (23.08%) Git (software)
14 15 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
14 15 (23.08%) Degree
15 14 (21.54%) .NET
15 14 (21.54%) C#
15 14 (21.54%) ASP.NET
15 14 (21.54%) RDBMS
15 14 (21.54%) Social Media
15 14 (21.54%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (21.54%) HBase

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 32 (49.23%) Node.js
2 12 (18.46%) Apache
3 3 (4.62%) nginx
3 3 (4.62%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.08%) Drupal
5 1 (1.54%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.54%) Flash Media Server
5 1 (1.54%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Mingle
2 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS Office
2 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.62%) Heroku
3 2 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.08%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) Ethernet
2 4 (6.15%) DNS
2 4 (6.15%) SMTP
2 4 (6.15%) HTTP
2 4 (6.15%) BGP
3 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.08%) OSPF
3 2 (3.08%) IMAP
3 2 (3.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (38.46%) MySQL
2 19 (29.23%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (24.62%) Relational Database
4 14 (21.54%) RDBMS
4 14 (21.54%) HBase
5 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 8 (12.31%) MongoDB
7 7 (10.77%) NoSQL
7 7 (10.77%) Azure SQL Database
7 7 (10.77%) Hadoop
7 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.85%) JIRA
3 7 (10.77%) Bugzilla
4 2 (3.08%) JMeter
4 2 (3.08%) Subversion
4 2 (3.08%) Maven
4 2 (3.08%) Selenium
4 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.54%) Grunt
5 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (10.77%) Advertising
2 3 (4.62%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Retail
3 2 (3.08%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Games
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Publishing
4 1 (1.54%) Electronics
4 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (41.54%) Systems Administrator
1 27 (41.54%) Administrator
1 27 (41.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 27 (41.54%) Linux Administrator
2 26 (40.00%) Developer
3 9 (13.85%) PHP Developer
4 7 (10.77%) Project Manager
4 7 (10.77%) .NET Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Ruby Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Technical Project Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Technical Manager
7 2 (3.08%) Coordinator
7 2 (3.08%) Junior
7 2 (3.08%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.08%) Test Coordinator
7 2 (3.08%) Junior Developer
7 2 (3.08%) UNIX Administrator
7 2 (3.08%) Junior PHP Developer
7 2 (3.08%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.77%) HTML
2 15 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
3 14 (21.54%) .NET
3 14 (21.54%) ASP.NET
3 14 (21.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (20.00%) CSS
5 11 (16.92%) HTML5
6 7 (10.77%) RESTful
6 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 7 (10.77%) Lucene
6 7 (10.77%) WCF
7 5 (7.69%) Sass
7 5 (7.69%) LESS
7 5 (7.69%) Apache Flex
7 5 (7.69%) SAML
8 4 (6.15%) Symfony
8 4 (6.15%) jQuery
8 4 (6.15%) CSS3
9 3 (4.62%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (44.62%) Open Source
2 14 (21.54%) Social Media
3 7 (10.77%) BBC
4 6 (9.23%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.08%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.54%) Clustering
6 1 (1.54%) Replication
6 1 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.54%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 39 (60.00%) Linux
2 11 (16.92%) UNIX
2 11 (16.92%) Debian
3 8 (12.31%) OpenBSD
4 7 (10.77%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.62%) Windows
6 1 (1.54%) CentOS
6 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.54%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.31%) MVC
2 20 (30.77%) Configuration Management
2 20 (30.77%) OO
3 19 (29.23%) TDD
4 16 (24.62%) Scrum
4 16 (24.62%) BDD
5 11 (16.92%) Web Development
6 10 (15.38%) Analytics
7 8 (12.31%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (12.31%) OOP
8 7 (10.77%) Social Media Monitoring
8 7 (10.77%) Web Application Development
8 7 (10.77%) UML
8 7 (10.77%) Data Modelling
9 6 (9.23%) Build Automation
9 6 (9.23%) Load Testing
9 6 (9.23%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (7.69%) Automated Testing
10 5 (7.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.77%) Python
2 31 (47.69%) Bash Shell
3 25 (38.46%) Java
4 23 (35.38%) PHP
5 19 (29.23%) JavaScript
6 18 (27.69%) Perl
7 14 (21.54%) C#
8 11 (16.92%) C
9 8 (12.31%) SQL
10 7 (10.77%) Groovy
10 7 (10.77%) VB
10 7 (10.77%) VB.NET
10 7 (10.77%) Objective-C
11 5 (7.69%) ActionScript
12 1 (1.54%) Scala
12 1 (1.54%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (1.54%) Haskell
12 1 (1.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) ISEB
2 2 (3.08%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (6.15%) Xen
1 4 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (6.15%) KVM
2 1 (1.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (36.92%) Puppet
2 10 (15.38%) Nagios
3 7 (10.77%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.54%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (13.85%) Google
2 7 (10.77%) Facebook
2 7 (10.77%) Apple
2 7 (10.77%) Sony
2 7 (10.77%) Yahoo!
3 4 (6.15%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.15%) VMware
4 2 (3.08%) Juniper
5 1 (1.54%) SAP
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