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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 52 38 48
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 55 47 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.49% 6.93% 4.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.58% 9.29% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 50 47 36
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £42,500 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
836 506 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 68.24% 74.63% 66.19%
Number of salaries quoted 726 468 517
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 2 September 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Brighton

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 78 (63.41%) Linux
2 75 (60.98%) Bash Shell
3 72 (58.54%) Python
4 60 (48.78%) Open Source
5 53 (43.09%) Configuration Management
6 52 (42.28%) Node.js
7 42 (34.15%) Git (software)
7 42 (34.15%) PostgreSQL
8 40 (32.52%) Puppet
9 39 (31.71%) Perl
10 38 (30.89%) RDBMS
10 38 (30.89%) Relational Database
11 37 (30.08%) Degree
12 34 (27.64%) UNIX
13 33 (26.83%) MySQL
14 32 (26.02%) Java
15 25 (20.33%) SQL
15 25 (20.33%) Ubuntu
16 24 (19.51%) Debian
17 23 (18.70%) Agile Software Development
17 23 (18.70%) BDD
17 23 (18.70%) HBase
18 22 (17.89%) Performance Tuning
18 22 (17.89%) Performance Monitoring
18 22 (17.89%) Workflow
18 22 (17.89%) JavaScript
18 22 (17.89%) MVC
19 21 (17.07%) Social Media
20 19 (15.45%) Windows
20 19 (15.45%) HTML

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 52 (42.28%) Node.js
2 15 (12.20%) OpenStack
3 7 (5.69%) Apache
3 7 (5.69%) CMS
4 5 (4.07%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.44%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.63%) Drupal
6 2 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.81%) SAS
7 1 (0.81%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 5 (4.07%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.57%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.69%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.44%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.81%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.81%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.01%) Ethernet
1 16 (13.01%) InfiniBand
2 15 (12.20%) VoIP
3 10 (8.13%) HTTP
4 6 (4.88%) TCP/IP
4 6 (4.88%) SMTP
5 5 (4.07%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (34.15%) PostgreSQL
2 38 (30.89%) RDBMS
2 38 (30.89%) Relational Database
3 33 (26.83%) MySQL
4 23 (18.70%) HBase
5 9 (7.32%) NoSQL
6 8 (6.50%) SQL Server
7 7 (5.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (4.07%) Hadoop
8 5 (4.07%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (2.44%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.81%) Redis
Development Applications
1 42 (34.15%) Git (software)
2 17 (13.82%) JIRA
3 16 (13.01%) Selenium
4 13 (10.57%) Cucumber
5 12 (9.76%) WebDriver
6 11 (8.94%) Jenkins
7 7 (5.69%) Xcode
8 5 (4.07%) Bugzilla
9 4 (3.25%) Ant
9 4 (3.25%) Subversion
9 4 (3.25%) Maven
10 3 (2.44%) RSpec
11 2 (1.63%) Hudson
11 2 (1.63%) JMeter
12 1 (0.81%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.81%) Grunt
General
1 8 (6.50%) Marketing
2 6 (4.88%) Advertising
3 1 (0.81%) Retail
3 1 (0.81%) Electronics
3 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.81%) Finance
3 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 58 (47.15%) Systems Administrator
1 58 (47.15%) Administrator
1 58 (47.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 58 (47.15%) Linux Administrator
2 32 (26.02%) Developer
3 9 (7.32%) Web Developer
3 9 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (7.32%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (6.50%) Web Tester
4 8 (6.50%) Tester
4 8 (6.50%) QA Tester
5 7 (5.69%) .NET Developer
5 7 (5.69%) iOS Developer
6 6 (4.88%) QA Engineer
7 5 (4.07%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 5 (4.07%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.07%) Technical Manager
7 5 (4.07%) Technical Project Manager
8 4 (3.25%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.45%) HTML
2 14 (11.38%) CSS
3 12 (9.76%) .NET
3 12 (9.76%) ASP.NET
3 12 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (8.94%) Web Services
5 9 (7.32%) LAMP
5 9 (7.32%) Ruby on Rails
6 7 (5.69%) WCF
6 7 (5.69%) RESTful
6 7 (5.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 7 (5.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (4.88%) jQuery
7 6 (4.88%) HTML5
8 5 (4.07%) AngularJS
8 5 (4.07%) Sass
8 5 (4.07%) Lucene
9 4 (3.25%) Spring
9 4 (3.25%) Hibernate
9 4 (3.25%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 60 (48.78%) Open Source
2 21 (17.07%) Social Media
3 14 (11.38%) Computer Science
4 10 (8.13%) Mobile App
5 7 (5.69%) BBC
6 6 (4.88%) Digital Media
7 5 (4.07%) iPhone
8 1 (0.81%) iPad
8 1 (0.81%) Replication
8 1 (0.81%) Clustering
8 1 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.81%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 78 (63.41%) Linux
2 34 (27.64%) UNIX
3 25 (20.33%) Ubuntu
4 24 (19.51%) Debian
5 19 (15.45%) Windows
6 18 (14.63%) Mac OS X
7 16 (13.01%) OpenBSD
8 15 (12.20%) Windows 7
9 7 (5.69%) Apple iOS
10 6 (4.88%) Android
11 3 (2.44%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.81%) CentOS
12 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (43.09%) Configuration Management
2 23 (18.70%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (18.70%) BDD
3 22 (17.89%) Workflow
3 22 (17.89%) MVC
3 22 (17.89%) Performance Tuning
3 22 (17.89%) Performance Monitoring
4 18 (14.63%) OO
5 17 (13.82%) Analytics
6 16 (13.01%) TDD
6 16 (13.01%) Automated Testing
6 16 (13.01%) DevOps
7 14 (11.38%) Capacity Planning
7 14 (11.38%) Build Automation
7 14 (11.38%) Load Testing
8 11 (8.94%) Social Media Monitoring
9 10 (8.13%) Scrum
9 10 (8.13%) Web Development
10 9 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (5.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 75 (60.98%) Bash Shell
2 72 (58.54%) Python
3 39 (31.71%) Perl
4 32 (26.02%) Java
5 25 (20.33%) SQL
6 22 (17.89%) JavaScript
7 18 (14.63%) PHP
8 17 (13.82%) C
9 12 (9.76%) C#
10 9 (7.32%) Objective-C
10 9 (7.32%) Groovy
11 7 (5.69%) VB
11 7 (5.69%) VB.NET
12 6 (4.88%) Haskell
13 5 (4.07%) Scala
14 4 (3.25%) XPath
14 4 (3.25%) XQuery
15 2 (1.63%) CoffeeScript
16 1 (0.81%) ActionScript 3.0
16 1 (0.81%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 37 (30.08%) Degree
2 6 (4.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (4.88%) ISEB
2 6 (4.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.82%) QA
System Software
1 15 (12.20%) KVM
2 2 (1.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 40 (32.52%) Puppet
2 17 (13.82%) Nagios
3 12 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (4.07%) Capistrano
4 5 (4.07%) Vagrant
5 3 (2.44%) Ansible
6 1 (0.81%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (7.32%) Google
2 7 (5.69%) Facebook
2 7 (5.69%) Red Hat
2 7 (5.69%) Apple
2 7 (5.69%) Sony
2 7 (5.69%) Yahoo!
3 6 (4.88%) Rackspace
4 1 (0.81%) SAP
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