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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ruby
Rank 47 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 14 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.15% 0.64% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.75% 0.95% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 0
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
295 211 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 66.44% 67.85% 68.23%
Number of salaries quoted 264 179 160
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 13 February 2016.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Java
2 15 (68.18%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (63.64%) Bash Shell
3 14 (63.64%) Puppet
3 14 (63.64%) High Availability
3 14 (63.64%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (63.64%) DevOps
3 14 (63.64%) AWS CloudFormation
3 14 (63.64%) Linux
3 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 14 (63.64%) Configuration Management
4 11 (50.00%) AWS Certification
4 11 (50.00%) Build Automation
5 8 (36.36%) Functional Testing
5 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
5 8 (36.36%) QA
5 8 (36.36%) Selenium
6 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
6 7 (31.82%) Python
6 7 (31.82%) Windows Phone
6 7 (31.82%) Project Planning
6 7 (31.82%) Apple iOS
6 7 (31.82%) Android
7 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
7 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
8 1 (4.55%) SOA
8 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.55%) JavaScript

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (63.64%) AWS CloudFormation
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
1 8 (36.36%) Selenium
2 1 (4.55%) Capybara
2 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.55%) Gatling
2 1 (4.55%) RSpec
General
1 1 (4.55%) Electronics
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (50.00%) AWS Developer
2 11 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
2 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Automation Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Automation Test Lead
3 7 (31.82%) Project Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Project Leader
3 7 (31.82%) QA Automation Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) QA Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) QA Leader
3 7 (31.82%) QA Test Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Test Automation Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Test Engineer
3 7 (31.82%) Test Project Leader
4 1 (4.55%) Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) CSS
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Linux
3 7 (31.82%) Android
3 7 (31.82%) Apple iOS
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (63.64%) Configuration Management
2 14 (63.64%) DevOps
2 14 (63.64%) High Availability
3 11 (50.00%) Build Automation
4 8 (36.36%) Functional Testing
5 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
5 7 (31.82%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.55%) Scrum
6 1 (4.55%) SOA
6 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) Java
2 14 (63.64%) Bash Shell
3 7 (31.82%) Python
4 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (63.64%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (63.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) SAP