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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 53 55 44
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 38 67 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.35% 5.21% 5.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.03% 7.86% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27 64 41
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,500 £42,500
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
630 852 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 72.08% 66.30% 71.00%
Number of salaries quoted 518 746 525
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 July 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Brighton

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 57 (83.82%) Java
1 57 (83.82%) Linux
2 54 (79.41%) Perl
2 54 (79.41%) PostgreSQL
3 52 (76.47%) Python
4 49 (72.06%) MySQL
5 41 (60.29%) Tomcat
6 36 (52.94%) HTTP
7 35 (51.47%) SQL
8 34 (50.00%) Maven
9 33 (48.53%) UNIX
9 33 (48.53%) Ubuntu
10 31 (45.59%) Relational Database
11 28 (41.18%) Git (software)
12 24 (35.29%) SMTP
12 24 (35.29%) DNS
12 24 (35.29%) Puppet
13 23 (33.82%) Subversion
14 22 (32.35%) VMware
14 22 (32.35%) HTML
14 22 (32.35%) CSS
14 22 (32.35%) KVM
14 22 (32.35%) Jenkins
14 22 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
14 22 (32.35%) Xen
15 20 (29.41%) jQuery
15 20 (29.41%) JavaScript
16 19 (27.94%) BGP
17 17 (25.00%) Spring
17 17 (25.00%) DevOps

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 41 (60.29%) Tomcat
2 11 (16.18%) Apache
3 7 (10.29%) Node.js
4 5 (7.35%) Jetty
4 5 (7.35%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 36 (52.94%) HTTP
2 24 (35.29%) DNS
2 24 (35.29%) SMTP
3 19 (27.94%) BGP
4 14 (20.59%) IMAP
5 10 (14.71%) Network Security
5 10 (14.71%) TCP/IP
6 9 (13.24%) OSPF
7 6 (8.82%) VLAN
7 6 (8.82%) VPN
8 4 (5.88%) SAN
8 4 (5.88%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.47%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (79.41%) PostgreSQL
2 49 (72.06%) MySQL
3 31 (45.59%) Relational Database
4 9 (13.24%) NoSQL
5 7 (10.29%) MongoDB
6 5 (7.35%) Riak
7 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (50.00%) Maven
2 28 (41.18%) Git (software)
3 23 (33.82%) Subversion
4 22 (32.35%) Jenkins
5 12 (17.65%) Ant
6 5 (7.35%) Grunt
6 5 (7.35%) gulp
7 1 (1.47%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.47%) Selenium
General
1 5 (7.35%) Games
2 1 (1.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (61.76%) Systems Administrator
2 40 (58.82%) Administrator
3 26 (38.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 26 (38.24%) Linux Administrator
4 17 (25.00%) Developer
5 15 (22.06%) DevOps Administrator
6 12 (17.65%) Java Developer
7 10 (14.71%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 10 (14.71%) UNIX Administrator
8 9 (13.24%) Senior Developer
8 9 (13.24%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (13.24%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 9 (13.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 5 (7.35%) Web Engineer
9 5 (7.35%) Software Engineer
10 3 (4.41%) Systems Manager
10 3 (4.41%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Team Leader
11 2 (2.94%) Architect
11 2 (2.94%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (32.35%) HTML
1 22 (32.35%) CSS
2 20 (29.41%) jQuery
3 17 (25.00%) Spring
4 13 (19.12%) Web Services
5 12 (17.65%) XML
5 12 (17.65%) Hibernate
5 12 (17.65%) SOAP
5 12 (17.65%) J2EE
5 12 (17.65%) JPA
5 12 (17.65%) Spring MVC
6 9 (13.24%) Java EE
7 5 (7.35%) Symfony
7 5 (7.35%) Backbone.js
7 5 (7.35%) Sass
7 5 (7.35%) LESS
7 5 (7.35%) Ember.js
7 5 (7.35%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.41%) Ajax
8 3 (4.41%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.12%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 57 (83.82%) Linux
2 33 (48.53%) UNIX
2 33 (48.53%) Ubuntu
3 13 (19.12%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.00%) DevOps
2 13 (19.12%) Configuration Management
3 12 (17.65%) MVC
4 8 (11.76%) Load Balancing
5 5 (7.35%) Web Development
5 5 (7.35%) Software Engineering
5 5 (7.35%) Integration Testing
5 5 (7.35%) Game Development
6 2 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (2.94%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.47%) Load Testing
7 1 (1.47%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.47%) Test Automation
7 1 (1.47%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 57 (83.82%) Java
2 54 (79.41%) Perl
3 52 (76.47%) Python
4 35 (51.47%) SQL
5 20 (29.41%) JavaScript
6 12 (17.65%) Groovy
6 12 (17.65%) Scala
7 9 (13.24%) XPath
7 9 (13.24%) XQuery
8 7 (10.29%) PHP
9 5 (7.35%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) QA
System Software
1 22 (32.35%) Xen
1 22 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 22 (32.35%) KVM
2 5 (7.35%) Varnish
3 4 (5.88%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 24 (35.29%) Puppet
2 7 (10.29%) Nagios
3 4 (5.88%) Icinga
4 2 (2.94%) Graphite
4 2 (2.94%) Ansible
4 2 (2.94%) logstash
5 1 (1.47%) Munin
Vendors
1 22 (32.35%) VMware
2 9 (13.24%) Juniper
3 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle
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