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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.15% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.14% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
191 219 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 68.46% 66.16% 73.32%
Number of salaries quoted 152 207 255
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (72.73%) Linux
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) Bash Shell
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) DevOps
3 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
3 5 (45.45%) C
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Puppet
3 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (36.36%) C++
4 4 (36.36%) AWS Certification
4 4 (36.36%) Build Automation
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Python
6 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 2 (18.18%) PHP
6 2 (18.18%) ActionScript
6 2 (18.18%) Multicast
6 2 (18.18%) DNS
6 2 (18.18%) DVB
6 2 (18.18%) NoSQL

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) DVB
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) Multicast
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) VLAN
2 1 (9.09%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (9.09%) IPv4
2 1 (9.09%) IPv6
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Graduate
2 2 (18.18%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Java Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) Flash
3 1 (9.09%) CGI
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (9.09%) Java EE
3 1 (9.09%) JSON
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) CSS3
3 1 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) MPEG
1 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
2 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Android
3 1 (9.09%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
2 5 (45.45%) DevOps
3 4 (36.36%) Build Automation
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
5 2 (18.18%) Signal Processing
5 2 (18.18%) OOP
5 2 (18.18%) OO
6 1 (9.09%) ERP
6 1 (9.09%) SOA
6 1 (9.09%) Change Management
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) TDD
6 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) Bash Shell
3 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
3 5 (45.45%) C
4 4 (36.36%) C++
5 3 (27.27%) Python
6 2 (18.18%) ActionScript
6 2 (18.18%) PHP
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 1 (9.09%) Perl
7 1 (9.09%) SQL
7 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
7 1 (9.09%) Groovy
7 1 (9.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) AWS Certification
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Puppet
1 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft