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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 79 66 96
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +30
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 21 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.87% 2.42% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.87% 3.99% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 8
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,300 £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
731 602 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 65.21% 60.81% 69.84%
Number of salaries quoted 625 512 687
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -5 20 £36,000 -10.00% 1
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 47 (61.04%) Linux
2 42 (54.55%) Git (software)
3 37 (48.05%) SQL
4 35 (45.45%) Python
5 34 (44.16%) UNIX
5 34 (44.16%) PostgreSQL
6 33 (42.86%) Perl
7 29 (37.66%) Bash Shell
8 28 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (36.36%) HTML
8 28 (36.36%) CSS
9 25 (32.47%) Web Services
9 25 (32.47%) MySQL
10 24 (31.17%) Configuration Management
10 24 (31.17%) Java
11 22 (28.57%) JavaScript
12 21 (27.27%) Open Source
13 20 (25.97%) Selenium
13 20 (25.97%) Node.js
13 20 (25.97%) MVC
14 19 (24.68%) HTTP
14 19 (24.68%) jQuery
15 18 (23.38%) QA
15 18 (23.38%) JIRA
15 18 (23.38%) WebDriver
15 18 (23.38%) Cucumber
16 17 (22.08%) J2EE
16 17 (22.08%) Ant
16 17 (22.08%) Subversion
16 17 (22.08%) Maven

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 20 (25.97%) Node.js
2 17 (22.08%) Tomcat
3 13 (16.88%) OpenStack
4 8 (10.39%) CMS
5 2 (2.60%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.39%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.90%) Rackspace Cloud
3 2 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.68%) HTTP
2 13 (16.88%) VoIP
3 4 (5.19%) Ethernet
3 4 (5.19%) InfiniBand
4 2 (2.60%) SMTP
4 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.30%) DNS
5 1 (1.30%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (44.16%) PostgreSQL
2 25 (32.47%) MySQL
3 17 (22.08%) RDBMS
3 17 (22.08%) Relational Database
4 8 (10.39%) NoSQL
5 6 (7.79%) SQL Server
6 5 (6.49%) MongoDB
7 4 (5.19%) HBase
Development Applications
1 42 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 20 (25.97%) Selenium
3 18 (23.38%) JIRA
3 18 (23.38%) WebDriver
3 18 (23.38%) Cucumber
4 17 (22.08%) Ant
4 17 (22.08%) Subversion
4 17 (22.08%) Maven
5 13 (16.88%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.60%) RSpec
General
1 5 (6.49%) Marketing
2 1 (1.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (37.66%) Developer
2 23 (29.87%) Systems Administrator
2 23 (29.87%) Administrator
2 23 (29.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 23 (29.87%) Linux Administrator
3 17 (22.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 17 (22.08%) Java Developer
4 14 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 12 (15.58%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (15.58%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 10 (12.99%) Web Tester
6 10 (12.99%) Tester
6 10 (12.99%) QA Tester
7 9 (11.69%) Web Developer
8 7 (9.09%) QA Engineer
8 7 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (7.79%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (6.49%) Architect
10 5 (6.49%) Test Engineer
10 5 (6.49%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (36.36%) HTML
1 28 (36.36%) CSS
2 25 (32.47%) Web Services
3 19 (24.68%) jQuery
4 17 (22.08%) JPA
4 17 (22.08%) XML
4 17 (22.08%) Hibernate
4 17 (22.08%) Spring
4 17 (22.08%) SOAP
4 17 (22.08%) Java EE
4 17 (22.08%) Spring MVC
4 17 (22.08%) J2EE
5 7 (9.09%) LAMP
6 4 (5.19%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (3.90%) Backbone.js
7 3 (3.90%) Sass
7 3 (3.90%) LESS
7 3 (3.90%) Ember.js
7 3 (3.90%) AngularJS
7 3 (3.90%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.27%) Open Source
2 7 (9.09%) Social Media
3 5 (6.49%) User Experience
4 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.60%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 47 (61.04%) Linux
2 34 (44.16%) UNIX
3 15 (19.48%) Ubuntu
4 13 (16.88%) Windows
4 13 (16.88%) Mac OS X
4 13 (16.88%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.19%) Debian
6 1 (1.30%) OpenBSD
6 1 (1.30%) Android
6 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (31.17%) Configuration Management
3 20 (25.97%) MVC
4 15 (19.48%) Automated Testing
5 14 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (16.88%) Performance Monitoring
6 13 (16.88%) Workflow
6 13 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (15.58%) BDD
8 11 (14.29%) Automation Testing
9 10 (12.99%) Test Scripting
10 9 (11.69%) DevOps
11 7 (9.09%) Web Development
11 7 (9.09%) E-Commerce
12 5 (6.49%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (6.49%) Analytics
13 4 (5.19%) Social Media Monitoring
14 2 (2.60%) Functional Programming
14 2 (2.60%) OOD
14 2 (2.60%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 37 (48.05%) SQL
2 35 (45.45%) Python
3 33 (42.86%) Perl
4 29 (37.66%) Bash Shell
5 24 (31.17%) Java
6 22 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 17 (22.08%) XQuery
7 17 (22.08%) XPath
7 17 (22.08%) Groovy
7 17 (22.08%) Scala
8 15 (19.48%) PHP
9 4 (5.19%) C
10 2 (2.60%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (19.48%) Degree
2 10 (12.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 10 (12.99%) ISEB
2 10 (12.99%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (23.38%) QA
System Software
1 13 (16.88%) KVM
1 13 (16.88%) LXC
Systems Management
1 12 (15.58%) Puppet
2 10 (12.99%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.49%) Graphite
3 5 (6.49%) Nagios
4 4 (5.19%) Capistrano
5 3 (3.90%) Vagrant
5 3 (3.90%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (7.79%) Rackspace
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago