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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ruby
Rank 84 80 109
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +29
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 11 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.01% 1.12% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.00% 2.06% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 4
Average salary £55,000 £28,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+96.42% -49.09%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.88%
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
549 583 757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 50.27% 54.59% 46.53%
Number of salaries quoted 504 522 686
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ruby across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Ruby Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Ruby
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
Chichester - 8 £55,000 -
Worthing - 1 £40,000 -
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 15 (93.75%) C#
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (81.25%) MVC
3 13 (81.25%) Git (software)
3 13 (81.25%) NoSQL
3 13 (81.25%) Web Application Development
4 12 (75.00%) Node.js
4 12 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (75.00%) RESTful
4 12 (75.00%) WCF
4 12 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (75.00%) BDD
4 12 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (75.00%) TDD
4 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 12 (75.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (18.75%) OOP
5 3 (18.75%) OO
5 3 (18.75%) Python
5 3 (18.75%) C++
5 3 (18.75%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (12.50%) PHP
6 2 (12.50%) Delphi
6 2 (12.50%) XML
6 2 (12.50%) FxCop
6 2 (12.50%) Web Development
6 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 12 (75.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) Rackspace Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) NoSQL
2 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) FxCop
2 2 (12.50%) ReSharper
3 1 (6.25%) CppUnit
3 1 (6.25%) NUnit
3 1 (6.25%) GoogleTest
3 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) dotCover
General
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
1 12 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 12 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (75.00%) WCF
2 12 (75.00%) RESTful
2 12 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 12 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) LAMP
4 1 (6.25%) WinForms
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) LINQ
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) MVC
2 13 (81.25%) Web Application Development
3 12 (75.00%) BDD
3 12 (75.00%) TDD
3 12 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) OOP
4 3 (18.75%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Web Development
5 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.25%) DevOps
6 1 (6.25%) Validation
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) C++
2 3 (18.75%) Python
2 3 (18.75%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) Delphi
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Capistrano
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Google
1 1 (6.25%) Rackspace