The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 85 70 88
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +18
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 19 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.74% 2.11% 0.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.53% 3.44% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 9
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £34,100 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Ruby
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Programming Languages Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
752 524 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 68.86% 61.36% 70.56%
Number of salaries quoted 642 414 610
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £25,000 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,700 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Ruby
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ruby across the East Sussex region.

Ruby Salary Trend in East Sussex

Ruby
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in East Sussex

Ruby
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -11 15 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Hove - 3 £37,500 - 1
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 39 (59.09%) Git (software)
2 36 (54.55%) SQL
3 33 (50.00%) Linux
4 31 (46.97%) PostgreSQL
5 30 (45.45%) HTML
5 30 (45.45%) CSS
6 29 (43.94%) UNIX
7 28 (42.42%) Perl
8 27 (40.91%) Java
9 26 (39.39%) Web Services
10 24 (36.36%) Python
11 23 (34.85%) MVC
12 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
12 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (30.30%) jQuery
13 20 (30.30%) HTTP
14 19 (28.79%) MySQL
14 19 (28.79%) Selenium
15 18 (27.27%) Groovy
15 18 (27.27%) JPA
15 18 (27.27%) Scala
15 18 (27.27%) Subversion
15 18 (27.27%) Spring
15 18 (27.27%) Maven
15 18 (27.27%) Java EE
15 18 (27.27%) XPath
15 18 (27.27%) Spring MVC
15 18 (27.27%) Ant
15 18 (27.27%) XML
15 18 (27.27%) SOAP

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 18 (27.27%) Tomcat
2 16 (24.24%) Node.js
3 7 (10.61%) CMS
3 7 (10.61%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.03%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 20 (30.30%) HTTP
2 7 (10.61%) VoIP
3 4 (6.06%) Ethernet
3 4 (6.06%) InfiniBand
4 3 (4.55%) DNS
5 2 (3.03%) BGP
5 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.03%) SMTP
5 2 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (46.97%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (28.79%) MySQL
3 13 (19.70%) NoSQL
4 11 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 11 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 11 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 7 (10.61%) MongoDB
6 4 (6.06%) HBase
Development Applications
1 39 (59.09%) Git (software)
2 19 (28.79%) Selenium
3 18 (27.27%) Subversion
3 18 (27.27%) Maven
3 18 (27.27%) Ant
4 17 (25.76%) WebDriver
5 16 (24.24%) Cucumber
5 16 (24.24%) JIRA
6 9 (13.64%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.03%) RSpec
General
1 3 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (50.00%) Developer
2 18 (27.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 18 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 15 (22.73%) Senior Developer
4 14 (21.21%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (21.21%) Administrator
4 14 (21.21%) Linux Administrator
4 14 (21.21%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 13 (19.70%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (19.70%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 8 (12.12%) QA Tester
6 8 (12.12%) Web Tester
6 8 (12.12%) Tester
7 7 (10.61%) Architect
7 7 (10.61%) Web Developer
8 6 (9.09%) QA Engineer
9 5 (7.58%) Java Web Developer
9 5 (7.58%) J2EE Developer
10 4 (6.06%) Test Engineer
11 3 (4.55%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (45.45%) HTML
1 30 (45.45%) CSS
2 26 (39.39%) Web Services
3 20 (30.30%) jQuery
4 18 (27.27%) JPA
4 18 (27.27%) Spring
4 18 (27.27%) Java EE
4 18 (27.27%) Spring MVC
4 18 (27.27%) XML
4 18 (27.27%) SOAP
4 18 (27.27%) J2EE
4 18 (27.27%) Hibernate
5 4 (6.06%) .NET
5 4 (6.06%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (4.55%) RESTful
6 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (4.55%) WCF
6 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.03%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Open Source
2 5 (7.58%) Social Media
3 4 (6.06%) User Experience
4 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (50.00%) Linux
2 29 (43.94%) UNIX
3 9 (13.64%) Ubuntu
4 7 (10.61%) Mac OS X
4 7 (10.61%) Windows
4 7 (10.61%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.03%) Debian
6 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.85%) MVC
2 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (21.21%) BDD
4 13 (19.70%) Automated Testing
4 13 (19.70%) Configuration Management
5 10 (15.15%) Automation Testing
6 9 (13.64%) E-Commerce
6 9 (13.64%) Test Scripting
6 9 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (10.61%) Workflow
8 7 (10.61%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (7.58%) OO
10 4 (6.06%) Analytics
10 4 (6.06%) Social Media Monitoring
11 3 (4.55%) Web Application Development
11 3 (4.55%) TDD
12 2 (3.03%) Scrum
12 2 (3.03%) OOD
12 2 (3.03%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 36 (54.55%) SQL
2 28 (42.42%) Perl
3 27 (40.91%) Java
4 24 (36.36%) Python
5 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 18 (27.27%) Groovy
6 18 (27.27%) Scala
6 18 (27.27%) XPath
6 18 (27.27%) XQuery
7 12 (18.18%) Bash Shell
8 10 (15.15%) PHP
9 4 (6.06%) C
10 3 (4.55%) C#
11 2 (3.03%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (19.70%) Degree
2 9 (13.64%) ISEB
2 9 (13.64%) ISTQB
2 9 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (25.76%) QA
System Software
1 9 (13.64%) KVM
2 7 (10.61%) LXC
3 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) Puppet
2 4 (6.06%) Nagios
2 4 (6.06%) Graphite
3 3 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.52%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.03%) VMware
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hove
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago