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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 60 41 45
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +4
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 54 44 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.38% 5.93% 5.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.43% 8.48% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 53 42 40
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% -16.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,850 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
840 519 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 68.18% 69.95% 69.50%
Number of salaries quoted 736 478 484
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 28 July 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Brighton

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 73 (69.52%) Linux
2 69 (65.71%) Bash Shell
3 65 (61.90%) Python
4 56 (53.33%) Open Source
5 46 (43.81%) Node.js
6 44 (41.90%) Configuration Management
7 40 (38.10%) Puppet
8 37 (35.24%) MySQL
9 35 (33.33%) Perl
10 34 (32.38%) PostgreSQL
11 31 (29.52%) Java
11 31 (29.52%) Relational Database
12 29 (27.62%) RDBMS
13 28 (26.67%) Git (software)
14 26 (24.76%) Debian
14 26 (24.76%) Degree
15 25 (23.81%) Ubuntu
15 25 (23.81%) UNIX
16 22 (20.95%) PHP
17 19 (18.10%) HBase
18 17 (16.19%) Performance Tuning
18 17 (16.19%) Performance Monitoring
18 17 (16.19%) OO
18 17 (16.19%) Workflow
19 16 (15.24%) MVC
19 16 (15.24%) OpenBSD
19 16 (15.24%) TDD
19 16 (15.24%) BDD
19 16 (15.24%) Social Media
20 15 (14.29%) DevOps

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 46 (43.81%) Node.js
2 10 (9.52%) OpenStack
3 7 (6.67%) Apache
4 3 (2.86%) nginx
4 3 (2.86%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.90%) CMS
5 2 (1.90%) Drupal
6 1 (0.95%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.95%) SAS
6 1 (0.95%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.86%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.95%) Heroku
5 1 (0.95%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.43%) Ethernet
1 12 (11.43%) InfiniBand
2 10 (9.52%) HTTP
2 10 (9.52%) VoIP
2 10 (9.52%) SMTP
3 8 (7.62%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.76%) Asterisk PBX
5 4 (3.81%) DNS
5 4 (3.81%) BGP
6 2 (1.90%) IMAP
6 2 (1.90%) OSPF
6 2 (1.90%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (35.24%) MySQL
2 34 (32.38%) PostgreSQL
3 31 (29.52%) Relational Database
4 29 (27.62%) RDBMS
5 19 (18.10%) HBase
6 8 (7.62%) SQL Server
6 8 (7.62%) MongoDB
7 7 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (6.67%) NoSQL
8 5 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (4.76%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.95%) Redis
Development Applications
1 28 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.62%) Jenkins
3 7 (6.67%) Xcode
3 7 (6.67%) JIRA
4 5 (4.76%) Bugzilla
5 4 (3.81%) Selenium
6 3 (2.86%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.90%) Subversion
7 2 (1.90%) Maven
7 2 (1.90%) JMeter
7 2 (1.90%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.90%) Hudson
8 1 (0.95%) Grunt
8 1 (0.95%) RSpec
8 1 (0.95%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (6.67%) Marketing
2 6 (5.71%) Advertising
3 3 (2.86%) Finance
4 1 (0.95%) Electronics
4 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.95%) Publishing
4 1 (0.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 53 (50.48%) Systems Administrator
1 53 (50.48%) Administrator
1 53 (50.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 53 (50.48%) Linux Administrator
2 29 (27.62%) Developer
3 8 (7.62%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (7.62%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (7.62%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (6.67%) iOS Developer
4 7 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 5 (4.76%) Technical Project Manager
5 5 (4.76%) Web Developer
5 5 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 5 (4.76%) PHP Developer
5 5 (4.76%) Technical Manager
6 4 (3.81%) Applications Developer
6 4 (3.81%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 4 (3.81%) Mobile Developer
6 4 (3.81%) iPhone Developer
7 3 (2.86%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.29%) HTML
2 12 (11.43%) .NET
2 12 (11.43%) ASP.NET
2 12 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (10.48%) Ruby on Rails
4 10 (9.52%) CSS
5 9 (8.57%) HTML5
6 8 (7.62%) LAMP
7 7 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 7 (6.67%) Sass
7 7 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (6.67%) RESTful
7 7 (6.67%) Web Services
7 7 (6.67%) WCF
8 6 (5.71%) LESS
9 5 (4.76%) Lucene
10 4 (3.81%) jQuery
10 4 (3.81%) Symfony
10 4 (3.81%) SAML
10 4 (3.81%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 56 (53.33%) Open Source
2 16 (15.24%) Social Media
3 14 (13.33%) Computer Science
4 10 (9.52%) Mobile App
5 7 (6.67%) BBC
6 6 (5.71%) Digital Media
7 5 (4.76%) iPhone
8 2 (1.90%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.95%) iPad
9 1 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.95%) DTV
9 1 (0.95%) Clustering
9 1 (0.95%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 73 (69.52%) Linux
2 26 (24.76%) Debian
3 25 (23.81%) Ubuntu
3 25 (23.81%) UNIX
4 16 (15.24%) OpenBSD
5 14 (13.33%) Windows
6 13 (12.38%) Mac OS X
7 10 (9.52%) Windows 7
8 7 (6.67%) Apple iOS
9 6 (5.71%) Android
10 3 (2.86%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.95%) CentOS
11 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (41.90%) Configuration Management
2 17 (16.19%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (16.19%) Performance Monitoring
2 17 (16.19%) OO
2 17 (16.19%) Workflow
3 16 (15.24%) MVC
3 16 (15.24%) TDD
3 16 (15.24%) BDD
4 15 (14.29%) DevOps
5 14 (13.33%) Web Development
5 14 (13.33%) Build Automation
5 14 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
5 14 (13.33%) Load Testing
6 13 (12.38%) Analytics
6 13 (12.38%) Scrum
7 10 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (6.67%) Web Application Development
8 7 (6.67%) iOS Development
8 7 (6.67%) Social Media Monitoring
8 7 (6.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 69 (65.71%) Bash Shell
2 65 (61.90%) Python
3 35 (33.33%) Perl
4 31 (29.52%) Java
5 22 (20.95%) PHP
6 14 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 14 (13.33%) Objective-C
7 13 (12.38%) C
8 12 (11.43%) C#
9 9 (8.57%) SQL
10 7 (6.67%) VB
10 7 (6.67%) VB.NET
11 6 (5.71%) Haskell
12 5 (4.76%) Groovy
13 1 (0.95%) ActionScript 3.0
13 1 (0.95%) Scala
13 1 (0.95%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.95%) C++
Qualifications
1 26 (24.76%) Degree
2 1 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.95%) ISEB
2 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 14 (13.33%) KVM
2 4 (3.81%) Xen
2 4 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 40 (38.10%) Puppet
2 13 (12.38%) Nagios
3 10 (9.52%) Vagrant
4 9 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (4.76%) Capistrano
6 3 (2.86%) Ansible
7 1 (0.95%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (8.57%) Google
2 7 (6.67%) Facebook
2 7 (6.67%) Sony
2 7 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 7 (6.67%) Apple
2 7 (6.67%) Yahoo!
3 5 (4.76%) Rackspace
4 4 (3.81%) VMware
5 2 (1.90%) Juniper
6 1 (0.95%) SAP