The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 52 57 46
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 10 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.12% 0.58% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.26% 0.73% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 1
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
Ruby
Suffolk

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

Programming Languages Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
307 273 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 65.18% 79.82% 59.87%
Number of salaries quoted 284 196 175
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Ruby
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Ipswich

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 12 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
3 5 (41.67%) C++
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Python
3 5 (41.67%) SOA
3 5 (41.67%) Games
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 4 (33.33%) Build Automation
4 4 (33.33%) Go
4 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (33.33%) DevOps
4 4 (33.33%) AWS Certification
4 4 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 4 (33.33%) Puppet
5 3 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (25.00%) QA
5 3 (25.00%) Selenium
5 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
1 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (16.67%) Capybara
2 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) RSpec
General
1 5 (41.67%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) QA Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (8.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (41.67%) SOA
2 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 4 (33.33%) Build Automation
3 4 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) OOP
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) C++
3 5 (41.67%) Python
4 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 4 (33.33%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) AWS Certification
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Puppet
1 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
Ipswich, Suffolk
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Depending on experience
Posted: 18 hours ago