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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 54 42 60
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +18
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 53 47 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.07% 5.72% 3.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.50% 8.01% 5.44%
Number of salaries quoted 48 45 38
Average salary £39,500 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.21% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
816 587 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 62.62% 71.41% 65.39%
Number of salaries quoted 703 533 650
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -8 53 £39,500 +8.21% 1
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 81 (64.80%) Linux
2 72 (57.60%) Python
2 72 (57.60%) Bash Shell
3 56 (44.80%) Open Source
4 52 (41.60%) Configuration Management
5 48 (38.40%) Git (software)
6 47 (37.60%) Node.js
7 46 (36.80%) PostgreSQL
8 43 (34.40%) Perl
9 39 (31.20%) UNIX
10 38 (30.40%) Puppet
11 37 (29.60%) Relational Database
11 37 (29.60%) RDBMS
12 36 (28.80%) Java
12 36 (28.80%) Agile Software Development
12 36 (28.80%) Degree
13 33 (26.40%) MySQL
14 29 (23.20%) SQL
15 26 (20.80%) Ubuntu
16 25 (20.00%) JavaScript
17 23 (18.40%) HTML
17 23 (18.40%) MVC
18 22 (17.60%) Workflow
18 22 (17.60%) Debian
18 22 (17.60%) Performance Tuning
18 22 (17.60%) Performance Monitoring
19 21 (16.80%) HBase
19 21 (16.80%) QA
20 20 (16.00%) Windows
20 20 (16.00%) CSS

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 47 (37.60%) Node.js
2 16 (12.80%) OpenStack
3 10 (8.00%) Tomcat
4 8 (6.40%) CMS
5 5 (4.00%) Apache
6 3 (2.40%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.60%) Drupal
7 2 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.80%) Flash Media Server
8 1 (0.80%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.20%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.60%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.20%) Rackspace Cloud
4 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.80%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.80%) VoIP
2 15 (12.00%) InfiniBand
2 15 (12.00%) Ethernet
2 15 (12.00%) HTTP
3 6 (4.80%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.80%) SMTP
4 5 (4.00%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.80%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (36.80%) PostgreSQL
2 37 (29.60%) RDBMS
2 37 (29.60%) Relational Database
3 33 (26.40%) MySQL
4 21 (16.80%) HBase
5 7 (5.60%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.40%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.40%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.80%) Redis
8 1 (0.80%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 48 (38.40%) Git (software)
2 20 (16.00%) Selenium
3 17 (13.60%) JIRA
4 15 (12.00%) Cucumber
5 14 (11.20%) WebDriver
6 13 (10.40%) Jenkins
7 9 (7.20%) Subversion
7 9 (7.20%) Maven
7 9 (7.20%) Ant
8 7 (5.60%) Xcode
9 3 (2.40%) Bugzilla
9 3 (2.40%) RSpec
10 2 (1.60%) Hudson
10 2 (1.60%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (1.60%) JMeter
General
1 8 (6.40%) Marketing
2 4 (3.20%) Advertising
3 1 (0.80%) Retail
3 1 (0.80%) Electronics
3 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.80%) Finance
3 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 55 (44.00%) Systems Administrator
1 55 (44.00%) Administrator
1 55 (44.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 55 (44.00%) Linux Administrator
2 34 (27.20%) Developer
3 12 (9.60%) Web Developer
4 10 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
4 10 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (7.20%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (7.20%) Java Developer
5 9 (7.20%) Tester
5 9 (7.20%) QA Tester
5 9 (7.20%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 9 (7.20%) Web Tester
6 7 (5.60%) QA Engineer
6 7 (5.60%) iOS Developer
7 6 (4.80%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.00%) Java Web Developer
8 5 (4.00%) J2EE Developer
8 5 (4.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (18.40%) HTML
2 20 (16.00%) CSS
3 15 (12.00%) Web Services
4 11 (8.80%) jQuery
5 10 (8.00%) LAMP
6 9 (7.20%) Hibernate
6 9 (7.20%) Spring
6 9 (7.20%) Java EE
6 9 (7.20%) Spring MVC
6 9 (7.20%) XML
6 9 (7.20%) SOAP
6 9 (7.20%) J2EE
6 9 (7.20%) JPA
7 8 (6.40%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (6.40%) ASP.NET
7 8 (6.40%) .NET
7 8 (6.40%) Ruby on Rails
8 6 (4.80%) Sass
8 6 (4.80%) AngularJS
9 5 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 56 (44.80%) Open Source
2 18 (14.40%) Social Media
3 13 (10.40%) Computer Science
4 10 (8.00%) Mobile App
5 6 (4.80%) Digital Media
6 5 (4.00%) iPhone
6 5 (4.00%) BBC
7 3 (2.40%) User Experience
8 1 (0.80%) Replication
8 1 (0.80%) Clustering
8 1 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.80%) DTV
8 1 (0.80%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 81 (64.80%) Linux
2 39 (31.20%) UNIX
3 26 (20.80%) Ubuntu
4 22 (17.60%) Debian
5 20 (16.00%) Windows
6 19 (15.20%) Mac OS X
7 16 (12.80%) Windows 7
8 14 (11.20%) OpenBSD
9 7 (5.60%) Apple iOS
10 6 (4.80%) Android
11 3 (2.40%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.80%) CentOS
12 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (41.60%) Configuration Management
2 36 (28.80%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (18.40%) MVC
4 22 (17.60%) Workflow
4 22 (17.60%) Performance Tuning
4 22 (17.60%) Performance Monitoring
5 19 (15.20%) BDD
6 18 (14.40%) DevOps
7 17 (13.60%) Automated Testing
8 15 (12.00%) Analytics
9 13 (10.40%) Capacity Planning
9 13 (10.40%) Build Automation
9 13 (10.40%) Load Testing
9 13 (10.40%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (8.80%) TDD
10 11 (8.80%) OO
11 10 (8.00%) Social Media Monitoring
12 9 (7.20%) Web Development
13 7 (5.60%) Digital Marketing
13 7 (5.60%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 72 (57.60%) Python
1 72 (57.60%) Bash Shell
2 43 (34.40%) Perl
3 36 (28.80%) Java
4 29 (23.20%) SQL
5 25 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 17 (13.60%) C
7 16 (12.80%) PHP
8 12 (9.60%) Groovy
9 9 (7.20%) Scala
9 9 (7.20%) XPath
9 9 (7.20%) XQuery
10 8 (6.40%) C#
11 7 (5.60%) Objective-C
11 7 (5.60%) VB
12 6 (4.80%) Haskell
13 5 (4.00%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.60%) C++
14 2 (1.60%) VBScript
14 2 (1.60%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 36 (28.80%) Degree
2 7 (5.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (5.60%) ISEB
2 7 (5.60%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (16.80%) QA
System Software
1 16 (12.80%) KVM
2 2 (1.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 38 (30.40%) Puppet
2 16 (12.80%) Nagios
3 13 (10.40%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (4.80%) Capistrano
5 4 (3.20%) Ansible
5 4 (3.20%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.80%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (5.60%) Rackspace
2 6 (4.80%) Google
2 6 (4.80%) Red Hat
3 5 (4.00%) Apple
3 5 (4.00%) Sony
3 5 (4.00%) Yahoo!
3 5 (4.00%) Facebook
4 1 (0.80%) SAP
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago