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 10 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 55 40 46
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 60 46 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.87% 5.79% 5.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.28% 8.26% 7.71%
Number of salaries quoted 58 44 39
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 £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £41,150 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
824 557 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 66.83% 70.15% 70.08%
Number of salaries quoted 721 511 467
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
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 10 July 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Brighton

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 10 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 67 (65.69%) Linux
2 63 (61.76%) Bash Shell
3 59 (57.84%) Python
4 53 (51.96%) Open Source
5 43 (42.16%) Node.js
6 41 (40.20%) Configuration Management
7 38 (37.25%) Puppet
8 36 (35.29%) MySQL
9 34 (33.33%) Perl
10 33 (32.35%) Java
11 31 (30.39%) PostgreSQL
12 28 (27.45%) Relational Database
13 27 (26.47%) Git (software)
14 26 (25.49%) RDBMS
14 26 (25.49%) Degree
15 25 (24.51%) Debian
16 24 (23.53%) PHP
17 22 (21.57%) UNIX
17 22 (21.57%) Ubuntu
18 19 (18.63%) OO
18 19 (18.63%) HBase
19 18 (17.65%) BDD
19 18 (17.65%) TDD
19 18 (17.65%) MVC
20 17 (16.67%) HTML
21 16 (15.69%) JavaScript
21 16 (15.69%) OpenBSD
22 15 (14.71%) Scrum
22 15 (14.71%) Social Media
23 14 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 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 43 (42.16%) Node.js
2 9 (8.82%) Apache
3 7 (6.86%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.94%) nginx
4 3 (2.94%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.96%) Drupal
6 1 (0.98%) SAS
6 1 (0.98%) CMS
6 1 (0.98%) Flash Media Server
6 1 (0.98%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 7 (6.86%) Mingle
2 2 (1.96%) MS Office
2 2 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.80%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.86%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.94%) Rackspace Cloud
4 2 (1.96%) Heroku
5 1 (0.98%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.76%) Ethernet
2 10 (9.80%) HTTP
2 10 (9.80%) SMTP
3 8 (7.84%) TCP/IP
4 7 (6.86%) VoIP
5 5 (4.90%) Asterisk PBX
6 4 (3.92%) BGP
6 4 (3.92%) DNS
7 2 (1.96%) OSPF
7 2 (1.96%) IMAP
7 2 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (35.29%) MySQL
2 31 (30.39%) PostgreSQL
3 28 (27.45%) Relational Database
4 26 (25.49%) RDBMS
5 19 (18.63%) HBase
6 9 (8.82%) SQL Server
7 8 (7.84%) MongoDB
8 7 (6.86%) NoSQL
8 7 (6.86%) Azure SQL Database
8 7 (6.86%) Hadoop
8 7 (6.86%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.98%) Redis
Development Applications
1 27 (26.47%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.80%) JIRA
3 8 (7.84%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.86%) Bugzilla
4 7 (6.86%) Xcode
5 3 (2.94%) Selenium
6 2 (1.96%) JMeter
6 2 (1.96%) Subversion
6 2 (1.96%) Maven
6 2 (1.96%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.96%) Hudson
7 1 (0.98%) RSpec
7 1 (0.98%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.98%) Grunt
7 1 (0.98%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (7.84%) Advertising
2 5 (4.90%) Marketing
3 3 (2.94%) Finance
4 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.98%) Electronics
4 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.98%) Publishing
4 1 (0.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (46.08%) Systems Administrator
1 47 (46.08%) Administrator
1 47 (46.08%) Linux Administrator
1 47 (46.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 29 (28.43%) Developer
3 7 (6.86%) .NET Developer
3 7 (6.86%) Project Manager
3 7 (6.86%) iOS Developer
4 6 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
4 6 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (5.88%) Technical Manager
5 5 (4.90%) PHP Developer
5 5 (4.90%) Web Developer
6 4 (3.92%) Applications Developer
6 4 (3.92%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 4 (3.92%) Mobile Developer
6 4 (3.92%) iPhone Developer
7 3 (2.94%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.67%) HTML
2 14 (13.73%) .NET
2 14 (13.73%) ASP.NET
2 14 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (12.75%) Ruby on Rails
4 11 (10.78%) HTML5
5 10 (9.80%) CSS
6 8 (7.84%) Web Services
7 7 (6.86%) WCF
7 7 (6.86%) Lucene
7 7 (6.86%) Sass
7 7 (6.86%) RESTful
7 7 (6.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 7 (6.86%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (5.88%) LESS
8 6 (5.88%) LAMP
9 5 (4.90%) SAML
10 4 (3.92%) jQuery
10 4 (3.92%) Symfony
10 4 (3.92%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 53 (51.96%) Open Source
2 15 (14.71%) Social Media
3 14 (13.73%) Computer Science
4 10 (9.80%) Mobile App
5 7 (6.86%) BBC
6 6 (5.88%) Digital Media
7 5 (4.90%) iPhone
8 2 (1.96%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.98%) iPad
9 1 (0.98%) Replication
9 1 (0.98%) Clustering
9 1 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.98%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 67 (65.69%) Linux
2 25 (24.51%) Debian
3 22 (21.57%) UNIX
3 22 (21.57%) Ubuntu
4 16 (15.69%) OpenBSD
5 11 (10.78%) Windows
6 10 (9.80%) Mac OS X
7 7 (6.86%) Windows 7
7 7 (6.86%) Apple iOS
8 6 (5.88%) Android
9 3 (2.94%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.98%) CentOS
10 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (40.20%) Configuration Management
2 19 (18.63%) OO
3 18 (17.65%) MVC
3 18 (17.65%) TDD
3 18 (17.65%) BDD
4 15 (14.71%) Scrum
5 14 (13.73%) Workflow
5 14 (13.73%) Build Automation
5 14 (13.73%) Load Testing
5 14 (13.73%) Capacity Planning
5 14 (13.73%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (13.73%) Performance Monitoring
6 13 (12.75%) DevOps
7 12 (11.76%) Web Development
7 12 (11.76%) Analytics
8 8 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (6.86%) Data Modelling
9 7 (6.86%) UML
9 7 (6.86%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 63 (61.76%) Bash Shell
2 59 (57.84%) Python
3 34 (33.33%) Perl
4 33 (32.35%) Java
5 24 (23.53%) PHP
6 16 (15.69%) JavaScript
7 14 (13.73%) C#
7 14 (13.73%) Objective-C
8 13 (12.75%) C
9 10 (9.80%) SQL
10 7 (6.86%) VB
10 7 (6.86%) VB.NET
10 7 (6.86%) Groovy
11 6 (5.88%) Haskell
12 1 (0.98%) Scala
12 1 (0.98%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.98%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.98%) C++
Qualifications
1 26 (25.49%) Degree
2 3 (2.94%) ISEB
2 3 (2.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 11 (10.78%) KVM
2 4 (3.92%) Xen
2 4 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 38 (37.25%) Puppet
2 12 (11.76%) Nagios
3 10 (9.80%) Vagrant
4 7 (6.86%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (4.90%) Capistrano
6 3 (2.94%) Ansible
7 1 (0.98%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (8.82%) Google
2 7 (6.86%) Facebook
2 7 (6.86%) Red Hat
2 7 (6.86%) Apple
2 7 (6.86%) Sony
2 7 (6.86%) Yahoo!
3 4 (3.92%) VMware
4 3 (2.94%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.96%) Juniper
6 1 (0.98%) SAP