The table below looks at the statistics for Ruby skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ruby over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 106 105 110
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.082% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.42% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
Ruby
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
633 708 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 51.97% 51.42% 53.65%
Number of salaries quoted 596 616 691
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Ruby
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Ruby Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Ruby
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Ruby Salary Trend in West Sussex

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) C++
3 3 (60.00%) Delphi
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) OOP
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) NUnit
4 2 (40.00%) WinForms
4 2 (40.00%) LINQ
4 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (40.00%) dotCover
4 2 (40.00%) User Experience
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) ReSharper
4 2 (40.00%) FxCop
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) SMTP
5 1 (20.00%) HTTP
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) DNS
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (20.00%) PPTP

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMTP
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) PPTP
1 1 (20.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) NUnit
1 2 (40.00%) dotCover
1 2 (40.00%) ReSharper
1 2 (40.00%) FxCop
General
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (20.00%) Administrator
4 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) WinForms
2 2 (40.00%) LINQ
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) CentOS
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 3 (60.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Build Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Delphi
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) VMware