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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 40 49 47
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 3 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.24% 0.34% 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.16% 0.51% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 7
Average salary £45,000 £24,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -43.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
139 195 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 57.44% 67.01% 63.37%
Number of salaries quoted 129 188 232
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) CGI
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) OpenWrt
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) IPv4
3 1 (25.00%) IPv6
3 1 (25.00%) Sun Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) 802.11
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Device Driver

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) IPv4
2 1 (25.00%) IPv6
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) 802.11
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Platform Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) CGI
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
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