The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 East Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 55 70 52
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -18
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 48 16 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.13% 1.85% 3.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.46% 2.57% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 44 16 30
Average salary £41,250 £30,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,750 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
743 622 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 64.00% 71.74% 65.76%
Number of salaries quoted 617 576 586
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Ruby
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Brighton +14 47 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 39 (56.52%) Linux
2 32 (46.38%) Python
2 32 (46.38%) Node.js
3 30 (43.48%) Bash Shell
4 29 (42.03%) Open Source
5 27 (39.13%) MySQL
6 26 (37.68%) PHP
7 25 (36.23%) Java
8 23 (33.33%) Puppet
9 22 (31.88%) JavaScript
9 22 (31.88%) HTML
10 21 (30.43%) MVC
11 20 (28.99%) OO
12 19 (27.54%) Configuration Management
12 19 (27.54%) PostgreSQL
13 18 (26.09%) TDD
13 18 (26.09%) Ruby on Rails
13 18 (26.09%) Perl
13 18 (26.09%) BDD
14 16 (23.19%) Relational Database
14 16 (23.19%) Scrum
15 15 (21.74%) Degree
15 15 (21.74%) Apache
15 15 (21.74%) CSS
16 14 (20.29%) RDBMS
16 14 (20.29%) Social Media
16 14 (20.29%) HBase
17 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET MVC
17 13 (18.84%) Git (software)
17 13 (18.84%) .NET

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 32 (46.38%) Node.js
2 15 (21.74%) Apache
3 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.35%) nginx
4 2 (2.90%) Drupal
4 2 (2.90%) WordPress
4 2 (2.90%) CMS
5 1 (1.45%) Flash Media Server
5 1 (1.45%) SAS
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Mingle
2 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.90%) MS Office
2 2 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.35%) Heroku
3 2 (2.90%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.90%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.49%) Ethernet
2 4 (5.80%) DNS
2 4 (5.80%) HTTP
2 4 (5.80%) SMTP
2 4 (5.80%) BGP
3 2 (2.90%) Network Security
3 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.90%) OSPF
3 2 (2.90%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (39.13%) MySQL
2 19 (27.54%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (23.19%) Relational Database
4 14 (20.29%) RDBMS
4 14 (20.29%) HBase
5 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
5 9 (13.04%) MongoDB
6 7 (10.14%) Azure SQL Database
6 7 (10.14%) Hadoop
7 6 (8.70%) NoSQL
7 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (18.84%) Git (software)
2 11 (15.94%) JIRA
3 7 (10.14%) Bugzilla
4 5 (7.25%) Selenium
5 3 (4.35%) Cucumber
5 3 (4.35%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.90%) JMeter
6 2 (2.90%) Subversion
6 2 (2.90%) Maven
7 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.45%) Grunt
General
1 7 (10.14%) Advertising
2 3 (4.35%) Marketing
2 3 (4.35%) Retail
2 3 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (1.45%) Games
3 1 (1.45%) Electronics
3 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (40.58%) Developer
2 26 (37.68%) Systems Administrator
2 26 (37.68%) Administrator
2 26 (37.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 26 (37.68%) Linux Administrator
3 12 (17.39%) PHP Developer
4 7 (10.14%) Project Manager
5 6 (8.70%) Ruby Developer
5 6 (8.70%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Technical Project Manager
6 4 (5.80%) Technical Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Junior PHP Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Junior Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Tester
7 3 (4.35%) Junior
7 3 (4.35%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.35%) Web Tester
8 2 (2.90%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (2.90%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (31.88%) HTML
2 18 (26.09%) Ruby on Rails
3 15 (21.74%) CSS
4 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (18.84%) .NET
4 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET
5 11 (15.94%) HTML5
6 7 (10.14%) Lucene
6 7 (10.14%) jQuery
7 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (8.70%) RESTful
7 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 6 (8.70%) WCF
8 5 (7.25%) Apache Flex
8 5 (7.25%) SAML
9 4 (5.80%) CSS3
9 4 (5.80%) Sass
9 4 (5.80%) LESS
9 4 (5.80%) LAMP
9 4 (5.80%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 29 (42.03%) Open Source
2 14 (20.29%) Social Media
3 6 (8.70%) BBC
4 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.90%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.45%) Clustering
6 1 (1.45%) Replication
6 1 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.45%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 39 (56.52%) Linux
2 11 (15.94%) UNIX
3 10 (14.49%) Debian
4 7 (10.14%) Ubuntu
4 7 (10.14%) OpenBSD
5 3 (4.35%) Windows
6 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.45%) CentOS
6 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.43%) MVC
2 20 (28.99%) OO
3 19 (27.54%) Configuration Management
4 18 (26.09%) TDD
4 18 (26.09%) BDD
5 16 (23.19%) Scrum
6 12 (17.39%) Web Development
7 10 (14.49%) Analytics
8 9 (13.04%) OOP
9 8 (11.59%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (11.59%) Automated Testing
10 7 (10.14%) UML
10 7 (10.14%) Data Modelling
10 7 (10.14%) Social Media Monitoring
11 6 (8.70%) Web Application Development
12 5 (7.25%) Risk Management
12 5 (7.25%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (7.25%) Build Automation
12 5 (7.25%) Non-Functional Testing
12 5 (7.25%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 32 (46.38%) Python
2 30 (43.48%) Bash Shell
3 26 (37.68%) PHP
4 25 (36.23%) Java
5 22 (31.88%) JavaScript
6 18 (26.09%) Perl
7 13 (18.84%) C#
8 11 (15.94%) C
9 10 (14.49%) SQL
10 7 (10.14%) Objective-C
10 7 (10.14%) Groovy
11 6 (8.70%) VB
11 6 (8.70%) VB.NET
12 5 (7.25%) ActionScript
13 1 (1.45%) C++
13 1 (1.45%) ActionScript 3.0
13 1 (1.45%) Scala
13 1 (1.45%) PHP5
13 1 (1.45%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 15 (21.74%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) ISEB
2 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (5.80%) KVM
1 4 (5.80%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (33.33%) Puppet
2 10 (14.49%) Nagios
3 7 (10.14%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (11.59%) Google
2 6 (8.70%) Yahoo!
2 6 (8.70%) Facebook
2 6 (8.70%) Sony
2 6 (8.70%) Apple
3 4 (5.80%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.80%) VMware
4 2 (2.90%) Juniper
5 1 (1.45%) Zend
5 1 (1.45%) SAP
Brighton, East Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago