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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ruby
Rank 95 101 106
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.17% 0.16% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.33% 0.29% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -40.90%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +9.33%
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
610 696 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 53.28% 55.68% 54.18%
Number of salaries quoted 555 618 638
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £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
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 March 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
Burgess Hill - 1 - -
Ruby
South East

Ruby
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 8 (88.89%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) C++
4 4 (44.44%) OOP
4 4 (44.44%) OO
4 4 (44.44%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) XML
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
4 4 (44.44%) Web Application Development
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (33.33%) User Experience
5 3 (33.33%) Node.js
5 3 (33.33%) BDD
5 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 3 (33.33%) RESTful
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (33.33%) FxCop
5 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (33.33%) C
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) ReSharper
5 3 (33.33%) WCF
5 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) Delphi

Ruby
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SMTP
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) PPTP
1 1 (11.11%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
2 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) ReSharper
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (33.33%) FxCop
2 2 (22.22%) NUnit
2 2 (22.22%) dotCover
3 1 (11.11%) GoogleTest
3 1 (11.11%) CppUnit
General
1 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) WCF
3 3 (33.33%) RESTful
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) LINQ
4 2 (22.22%) WinForms
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
5 1 (11.11%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) CentOS
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) OOP
2 4 (44.44%) OO
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Web Application Development
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) Delphi
4 3 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) C
5 2 (22.22%) Perl
6 1 (11.11%) PHP
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
1 1 (11.11%) VMware
1 1 (11.11%) Google