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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 52 47 55
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.28% 0.35% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.43% 0.47% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
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
233 212 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 65.63% 74.13% 69.47%
Number of salaries quoted 196 166 180
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 6 (75.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
3 4 (50.00%) C
3 4 (50.00%) C++
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Puppet
4 3 (37.50%) Build Automation
4 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (37.50%) DevOps
4 3 (37.50%) AWS Certification
5 2 (25.00%) MPEG
5 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
5 2 (25.00%) Multicast
5 2 (25.00%) Signal Processing
5 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (25.00%) DVB
5 2 (25.00%) Firmware
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) OOP
5 2 (25.00%) OO

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Multicast
1 2 (25.00%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Java Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Java Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) Flash
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (12.50%) Java EE
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) MPEG
1 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Build Automation
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Signal Processing
3 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (25.00%) OOP
3 2 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
3 4 (50.00%) C
3 4 (50.00%) C++
4 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) PHP
5 2 (25.00%) ActionScript
6 1 (12.50%) Groovy
6 1 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft