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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 54 75 68
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -7
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 14 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.27% 0.50% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.59% 0.64% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 1
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
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
390 466 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 63.31% 78.32% 59.30%
Number of salaries quoted 361 353 334
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 20 April 2015.

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 20 April 2015. 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 9 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Bury St Edmunds - 5 £30,000 -
Ruby
East of England

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 11 (55.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) PHP
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) CSS
2 9 (45.00%) JSP
2 9 (45.00%) HTML
2 9 (45.00%) SEO
2 9 (45.00%) Web Development
2 9 (45.00%) jQuery
3 7 (35.00%) HTML5
4 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (25.00%) Linux
5 5 (25.00%) C#
6 4 (20.00%) C++
6 4 (20.00%) Windows
6 4 (20.00%) Python
6 4 (20.00%) SOA
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (20.00%) Games
6 4 (20.00%) Scrum
6 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (20.00%) Puppet
6 4 (20.00%) Build Automation
6 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (20.00%) DevOps
6 4 (20.00%) AWS Certification

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Selenium
1 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (10.00%) Capybara
2 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.00%) RSpec
General
1 4 (20.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 4 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Tester
5 2 (10.00%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) HTML
1 9 (45.00%) CSS
1 9 (45.00%) JSP
1 9 (45.00%) jQuery
2 7 (35.00%) HTML5
3 2 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) SEO
1 9 (45.00%) Web Development
2 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (20.00%) Scrum
3 4 (20.00%) SOA
3 4 (20.00%) Build Automation
3 4 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) OOP
5 1 (5.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) PHP
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) C#
4 4 (20.00%) C++
4 4 (20.00%) Python
4 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (15.00%) Golang
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
1 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
Suffolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Extra Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago