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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 65 49 62
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +13
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 40 54 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.93% 5.34% 2.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.34% 8.23% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 36 50 21
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
749 656 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 73.50% 64.89% 72.83%
Number of salaries quoted 643 566 530
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 1 May 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Brighton

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 46 (83.64%) Linux
2 44 (80.00%) Perl
3 43 (78.18%) Java
4 40 (72.73%) MySQL
4 40 (72.73%) Python
4 40 (72.73%) PostgreSQL
5 35 (63.64%) HTTP
6 30 (54.55%) Tomcat
7 29 (52.73%) Maven
8 28 (50.91%) UNIX
9 25 (45.45%) Ubuntu
10 22 (40.00%) Subversion
10 22 (40.00%) SMTP
10 22 (40.00%) DNS
10 22 (40.00%) Git (software)
11 21 (38.18%) HTML
11 21 (38.18%) CSS
12 20 (36.36%) VMware
12 20 (36.36%) Xen
12 20 (36.36%) SQL
12 20 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (36.36%) Puppet
12 20 (36.36%) Relational Database
12 20 (36.36%) KVM
13 19 (34.55%) Web Services
13 19 (34.55%) BGP
14 16 (29.09%) Jenkins
15 13 (23.64%) Scala
15 13 (23.64%) Spring MVC
15 13 (23.64%) jQuery

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 30 (54.55%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.27%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 35 (63.64%) HTTP
2 22 (40.00%) SMTP
2 22 (40.00%) DNS
3 19 (34.55%) BGP
4 12 (21.82%) IMAP
5 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 10 (18.18%) Network Security
6 9 (16.36%) OSPF
7 6 (10.91%) VPN
7 6 (10.91%) VLAN
8 4 (7.27%) SAN
8 4 (7.27%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.82%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (72.73%) MySQL
1 40 (72.73%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
3 8 (14.55%) NoSQL
4 7 (12.73%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 29 (52.73%) Maven
2 22 (40.00%) Subversion
2 22 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 16 (29.09%) Jenkins
4 13 (23.64%) Ant
5 1 (1.82%) Selenium
5 1 (1.82%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (1.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (54.55%) Administrator
1 30 (54.55%) Systems Administrator
2 21 (38.18%) Developer
3 20 (36.36%) Linux Administrator
3 20 (36.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 13 (23.64%) Java Developer
4 13 (23.64%) Senior Developer
5 11 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (20.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 11 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 10 (18.18%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 10 (18.18%) UNIX Administrator
7 7 (12.73%) DevOps Administrator
7 7 (12.73%) Architect
8 3 (5.45%) Lead PHP Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Ruby Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Python Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Database Architect
8 3 (5.45%) Systems Manager
8 3 (5.45%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (38.18%) HTML
1 21 (38.18%) CSS
2 19 (34.55%) Web Services
3 13 (23.64%) Spring MVC
3 13 (23.64%) jQuery
3 13 (23.64%) JPA
3 13 (23.64%) XML
3 13 (23.64%) SOAP
3 13 (23.64%) J2EE
3 13 (23.64%) Spring
3 13 (23.64%) Hibernate
4 11 (20.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (83.64%) Linux
2 28 (50.91%) UNIX
3 25 (45.45%) Ubuntu
4 11 (20.00%) Debian
5 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) MVC
2 9 (16.36%) Configuration Management
3 8 (14.55%) E-Commerce
3 8 (14.55%) Load Balancing
3 8 (14.55%) DevOps
4 2 (3.64%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (1.82%) Load Testing
5 1 (1.82%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (1.82%) Test Automation
5 1 (1.82%) Test Planning
5 1 (1.82%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.82%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (80.00%) Perl
2 43 (78.18%) Java
3 40 (72.73%) Python
4 20 (36.36%) SQL
5 13 (23.64%) Scala
5 13 (23.64%) Groovy
5 13 (23.64%) JavaScript
6 11 (20.00%) XPath
6 11 (20.00%) XQuery
7 8 (14.55%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) QA
System Software
1 20 (36.36%) Xen
1 20 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
1 20 (36.36%) KVM
2 4 (7.27%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 20 (36.36%) Puppet
2 5 (9.09%) Nagios
3 4 (7.27%) Icinga
4 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.82%) Capistrano
4 1 (1.82%) Munin
Vendors
1 20 (36.36%) VMware
2 9 (16.36%) Juniper
3 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle
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