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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 50 32 47
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +15
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 54 48 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.74% 7.08% 4.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.05% 9.43% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 49 46 38
Average salary £39,000 £38,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.96% -4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
766 509 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 67.19% 75.07% 65.96%
Number of salaries quoted 669 464 529
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 18 September 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Brighton

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 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 84 (66.67%) Linux
2 74 (58.73%) Bash Shell
3 72 (57.14%) Python
4 58 (46.03%) Open Source
5 53 (42.06%) Configuration Management
6 50 (39.68%) Node.js
7 48 (38.10%) Git (software)
7 48 (38.10%) PostgreSQL
8 44 (34.92%) Perl
9 40 (31.75%) UNIX
10 39 (30.95%) RDBMS
10 39 (30.95%) Puppet
10 39 (30.95%) Relational Database
11 37 (29.37%) Java
11 37 (29.37%) Agile Software Development
11 37 (29.37%) Degree
12 33 (26.19%) MySQL
13 30 (23.81%) SQL
14 26 (20.63%) Ubuntu
15 25 (19.84%) JavaScript
16 24 (19.05%) MVC
17 23 (18.25%) Workflow
17 23 (18.25%) Debian
17 23 (18.25%) Performance Tuning
17 23 (18.25%) Performance Monitoring
17 23 (18.25%) HBase
18 22 (17.46%) HTML
19 21 (16.67%) BDD
20 20 (15.87%) Social Media
20 20 (15.87%) Windows

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 50 (39.68%) Node.js
2 16 (12.70%) OpenStack
3 10 (7.94%) Tomcat
4 8 (6.35%) CMS
5 5 (3.97%) Apache
6 3 (2.38%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.59%) Drupal
8 1 (0.79%) Flash Media Server
8 1 (0.79%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.32%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.38%) Rackspace Cloud
3 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.70%) InfiniBand
1 16 (12.70%) VoIP
1 16 (12.70%) Ethernet
2 15 (11.90%) HTTP
3 6 (4.76%) SMTP
3 6 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.97%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.79%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (38.10%) PostgreSQL
2 39 (30.95%) RDBMS
2 39 (30.95%) Relational Database
3 33 (26.19%) MySQL
4 23 (18.25%) HBase
5 8 (6.35%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (4.76%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.38%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (2.38%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.79%) Redis
8 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 48 (38.10%) Git (software)
2 18 (14.29%) Selenium
3 17 (13.49%) JIRA
4 15 (11.90%) Cucumber
5 14 (11.11%) WebDriver
6 12 (9.52%) Jenkins
7 9 (7.14%) Ant
7 9 (7.14%) Maven
7 9 (7.14%) Subversion
8 7 (5.56%) Xcode
9 3 (2.38%) Bugzilla
9 3 (2.38%) RSpec
10 2 (1.59%) Hudson
10 2 (1.59%) JMeter
11 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.79%) Grunt
General
1 8 (6.35%) Marketing
2 4 (3.17%) Advertising
3 1 (0.79%) Electronics
3 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.79%) Finance
3 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (46.03%) Systems Administrator
1 58 (46.03%) Administrator
1 58 (46.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 58 (46.03%) Linux Administrator
2 34 (26.98%) Developer
3 10 (7.94%) Web Developer
3 10 (7.94%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (7.14%) Tester
4 9 (7.14%) QA Tester
4 9 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 9 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 9 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (7.14%) Web Tester
5 7 (5.56%) QA Engineer
5 7 (5.56%) iOS Developer
6 6 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 5 (3.97%) J2EE Developer
7 5 (3.97%) Java Web Developer
7 5 (3.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.46%) HTML
2 19 (15.08%) CSS
3 15 (11.90%) Web Services
4 11 (8.73%) jQuery
5 9 (7.14%) XML
5 9 (7.14%) SOAP
5 9 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 9 (7.14%) .NET
5 9 (7.14%) J2EE
5 9 (7.14%) Hibernate
5 9 (7.14%) Spring
5 9 (7.14%) LAMP
5 9 (7.14%) Java EE
5 9 (7.14%) Spring MVC
5 9 (7.14%) JPA
5 9 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
7 6 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 6 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 58 (46.03%) Open Source
2 20 (15.87%) Social Media
3 13 (10.32%) Computer Science
4 10 (7.94%) Mobile App
5 6 (4.76%) Digital Media
5 6 (4.76%) BBC
6 5 (3.97%) iPhone
7 3 (2.38%) User Experience
8 1 (0.79%) Replication
8 1 (0.79%) Clustering
8 1 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.79%) DTV
8 1 (0.79%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 84 (66.67%) Linux
2 40 (31.75%) UNIX
3 26 (20.63%) Ubuntu
4 23 (18.25%) Debian
5 20 (15.87%) Windows
6 19 (15.08%) Mac OS X
7 16 (12.70%) Windows 7
8 15 (11.90%) OpenBSD
9 7 (5.56%) Apple iOS
10 6 (4.76%) Android
11 3 (2.38%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.79%) CentOS
12 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (42.06%) Configuration Management
2 37 (29.37%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (19.05%) MVC
4 23 (18.25%) Workflow
4 23 (18.25%) Performance Tuning
4 23 (18.25%) Performance Monitoring
5 21 (16.67%) BDD
6 17 (13.49%) Automated Testing
6 17 (13.49%) Analytics
7 16 (12.70%) DevOps
8 13 (10.32%) Load Testing
8 13 (10.32%) Capacity Planning
8 13 (10.32%) Build Automation
8 13 (10.32%) TDD
8 13 (10.32%) OO
9 11 (8.73%) Social Media Monitoring
10 10 (7.94%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (6.35%) Web Development
12 7 (5.56%) Test Scripting
12 7 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 74 (58.73%) Bash Shell
2 72 (57.14%) Python
3 44 (34.92%) Perl
4 37 (29.37%) Java
5 30 (23.81%) SQL
6 25 (19.84%) JavaScript
7 17 (13.49%) C
8 15 (11.90%) PHP
9 12 (9.52%) Groovy
10 10 (7.94%) Scala
11 9 (7.14%) XQuery
11 9 (7.14%) C#
11 9 (7.14%) XPath
12 7 (5.56%) Objective-C
13 6 (4.76%) Haskell
13 6 (4.76%) VB
13 6 (4.76%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.59%) CoffeeScript
15 1 (0.79%) ActionScript
15 1 (0.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 37 (29.37%) Degree
2 7 (5.56%) ISTQB
2 7 (5.56%) ISEB
2 7 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (15.08%) QA
System Software
1 16 (12.70%) KVM
2 2 (1.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 39 (30.95%) Puppet
2 17 (13.49%) Nagios
3 12 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.97%) Capistrano
5 3 (2.38%) Vagrant
5 3 (2.38%) Ansible
6 1 (0.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (6.35%) Google
2 7 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 6 (4.76%) Facebook
3 6 (4.76%) Rackspace
3 6 (4.76%) Sony
3 6 (4.76%) Apple
3 6 (4.76%) Yahoo!
4 1 (0.79%) SAP
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