The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 55 66 73
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 6 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.41% 0.18% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.28% 0.29% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
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 £38,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Ruby
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
263 341 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 61.59% 61.89% 57.46%
Number of salaries quoted 238 325 361
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Ruby
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Ruby Salary Trend in Suffolk

Ruby
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Ruby
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +6 4 £45,000 +87.50% 2
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £31,000 -
Ruby
East of England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) JSON
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Subversion
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) HTTP
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) Apache
4 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Ant
4 2 (33.33%) JUnit
4 2 (33.33%) IIS
4 2 (33.33%) JSP

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) SSH
4 1 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) IPv4
4 1 (16.67%) IPv6
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) 802.11
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) Ant
2 2 (33.33%) JUnit
2 2 (33.33%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Java Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) JSON
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
1 3 (50.00%) HTML5
1 3 (50.00%) XML
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) JSP
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) Google Maps API
2 2 (33.33%) Sass
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) OpenWrt
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Content Management
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Groovy
4 1 (16.67%) Scala
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Google
Ipswich, Suffolk
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago