The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 74 63 81
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +18
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 15 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.66% 2.19% 0.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.34% 3.43% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 5
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Ruby
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
641 437 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 70.91% 63.70% 73.62%
Number of salaries quoted 561 348 535
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Brighton

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 36 (58.06%) SQL
1 36 (58.06%) Git (software)
2 33 (53.23%) Linux
3 31 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 30 (48.39%) HTML
4 30 (48.39%) CSS
5 29 (46.77%) UNIX
6 28 (45.16%) Perl
7 27 (43.55%) Java
8 26 (41.94%) Web Services
9 24 (38.71%) Python
10 22 (35.48%) JavaScript
11 20 (32.26%) HTTP
11 20 (32.26%) MVC
11 20 (32.26%) jQuery
12 19 (30.65%) Selenium
12 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (30.65%) MySQL
13 18 (29.03%) J2EE
13 18 (29.03%) XML
13 18 (29.03%) SOAP
13 18 (29.03%) Ant
13 18 (29.03%) Tomcat
13 18 (29.03%) XQuery
13 18 (29.03%) Hibernate
13 18 (29.03%) Subversion
13 18 (29.03%) Spring
13 18 (29.03%) Maven
13 18 (29.03%) Java EE
13 18 (29.03%) XPath

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 18 (29.03%) Tomcat
2 13 (20.97%) Node.js
3 7 (11.29%) OpenStack
3 7 (11.29%) CMS
4 2 (3.23%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 20 (32.26%) HTTP
2 7 (11.29%) VoIP
3 4 (6.45%) Ethernet
3 4 (6.45%) InfiniBand
4 3 (4.84%) DNS
5 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.23%) BGP
5 2 (3.23%) SMTP
5 2 (3.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (30.65%) MySQL
3 11 (17.74%) RDBMS
3 11 (17.74%) Relational Database
4 10 (16.13%) NoSQL
5 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
6 7 (11.29%) MongoDB
7 4 (6.45%) HBase
Development Applications
1 36 (58.06%) Git (software)
2 19 (30.65%) Selenium
3 18 (29.03%) Ant
3 18 (29.03%) Subversion
3 18 (29.03%) Maven
4 17 (27.42%) WebDriver
5 16 (25.81%) JIRA
5 16 (25.81%) Cucumber
6 9 (14.52%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.23%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 30 (48.39%) Developer
2 18 (29.03%) Java Developer
2 18 (29.03%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 15 (24.19%) Senior Developer
4 14 (22.58%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (22.58%) Administrator
4 14 (22.58%) Linux Administrator
4 14 (22.58%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 13 (20.97%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 13 (20.97%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (12.90%) Tester
6 8 (12.90%) QA Tester
6 8 (12.90%) Web Tester
7 7 (11.29%) Web Developer
7 7 (11.29%) Architect
8 6 (9.68%) QA Engineer
9 5 (8.06%) Java Web Developer
9 5 (8.06%) J2EE Developer
10 4 (6.45%) Test Engineer
11 3 (4.84%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (48.39%) HTML
1 30 (48.39%) CSS
2 26 (41.94%) Web Services
3 20 (32.26%) jQuery
4 18 (29.03%) J2EE
4 18 (29.03%) XML
4 18 (29.03%) SOAP
4 18 (29.03%) Hibernate
4 18 (29.03%) Spring
4 18 (29.03%) Java EE
4 18 (29.03%) Spring MVC
4 18 (29.03%) JPA
5 4 (6.45%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (3.23%) Django
6 2 (3.23%) HTML5
6 2 (3.23%) Backbone.js
6 2 (3.23%) Sass
6 2 (3.23%) LESS
6 2 (3.23%) Ember.js
6 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Open Source
2 5 (8.06%) Social Media
3 4 (6.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (53.23%) Linux
2 29 (46.77%) UNIX
3 9 (14.52%) Ubuntu
4 7 (11.29%) Windows 7
4 7 (11.29%) Windows
4 7 (11.29%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.23%) Debian
6 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.26%) MVC
2 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (20.97%) Automated Testing
3 13 (20.97%) Configuration Management
4 11 (17.74%) BDD
5 10 (16.13%) Automation Testing
6 9 (14.52%) Test Scripting
6 9 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (14.52%) E-Commerce
7 8 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (11.29%) Workflow
8 7 (11.29%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (6.45%) Analytics
9 4 (6.45%) Social Media Monitoring
10 2 (3.23%) Scrum
10 2 (3.23%) OO
10 2 (3.23%) OOD
10 2 (3.23%) SOA
10 2 (3.23%) Kanban
10 2 (3.23%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 36 (58.06%) SQL
2 28 (45.16%) Perl
3 27 (43.55%) Java
4 24 (38.71%) Python
5 22 (35.48%) JavaScript
6 18 (29.03%) XQuery
6 18 (29.03%) XPath
6 18 (29.03%) Groovy
6 18 (29.03%) Scala
7 12 (19.35%) Bash Shell
8 9 (14.52%) PHP
9 4 (6.45%) C
10 2 (3.23%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (19.35%) Degree
2 9 (14.52%) ISTQB
2 9 (14.52%) ISEB
2 9 (14.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (27.42%) QA
System Software
1 9 (14.52%) KVM
2 7 (11.29%) LXC
3 2 (3.23%) Xen
3 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) Puppet
2 4 (6.45%) Nagios
2 4 (6.45%) Graphite
3 3 (4.84%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.61%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 2 (3.23%) VMware
Brighton
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago