Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for Ruby skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ruby over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 79 118
Rank change year-on-year -11 +39 -32
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 50 40 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.48% 2.21% 1.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.71% 4.33% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 39 33 9
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +72.73% -26.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,600 £21,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £52,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

Ruby is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,346 923 1,341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 66.80% 51.08% 64.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,247 824 1,172
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,325 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £56,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing Ruby as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Ruby in East Sussex

Ruby
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Ruby in East Sussex

Ruby
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in East Sussex over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Ruby in East Sussex

Ruby
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +4 50 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Ruby
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 38 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (74.00%) JavaScript
3 36 (72.00%) Python
4 31 (62.00%) PHP
4 31 (62.00%) Java
5 29 (58.00%) TDD
6 27 (54.00%) HTML
7 24 (48.00%) CSS
8 23 (46.00%) SQL
9 21 (42.00%) MySQL
10 19 (38.00%) Open Source
11 17 (34.00%) React
12 16 (32.00%) AngularJS
13 15 (30.00%) BDD
14 14 (28.00%) MongoDB
14 14 (28.00%) Scrum
14 14 (28.00%) C#
14 14 (28.00%) Backbone.js
14 14 (28.00%) Mentoring
15 12 (24.00%) Cucumber
15 12 (24.00%) Test Automation
15 12 (24.00%) Ruby on Rails
15 12 (24.00%) QA
16 9 (18.00%) Linux
16 9 (18.00%) Selenium
16 9 (18.00%) Web Development
17 8 (16.00%) Line Management
18 7 (14.00%) Node.js
19 5 (10.00%) PostCSS
19 5 (10.00%) ES7

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.00%) Apache
1 2 (4.00%) JBoss
1 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.00%) MySQL
2 14 (28.00%) MongoDB
3 5 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Cucumber
2 9 (18.00%) Selenium
3 5 (10.00%) gulp
3 5 (10.00%) JIRA
3 5 (10.00%) PostCSS
3 5 (10.00%) webpack
4 4 (8.00%) WebDriver
5 3 (6.00%) Capybara
5 3 (6.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.00%) JMeter
5 3 (6.00%) JUnit
5 3 (6.00%) SoapUI
5 3 (6.00%) TestNG
5 3 (6.00%) WATIR
6 2 (4.00%) Bugzilla
General
1 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Development Manager
2 18 (36.00%) Head of Development
3 17 (34.00%) Developer
4 10 (20.00%) QA Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) Test Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Analyst
7 5 (10.00%) PHP Developer
7 5 (10.00%) QA Analyst
7 5 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
7 5 (10.00%) Test Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Development Team Leader
8 4 (8.00%) Lead Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Team Leader
9 3 (6.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Graduate Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Junior Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (54.00%) HTML
2 24 (48.00%) CSS
3 17 (34.00%) React
4 16 (32.00%) AngularJS
5 14 (28.00%) Backbone.js
6 12 (24.00%) Ruby on Rails
7 7 (14.00%) Node.js
8 5 (10.00%) Laravel
8 5 (10.00%) Sass
9 3 (6.00%) RESTful
10 2 (4.00%) .NET
10 2 (4.00%) Django
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (58.00%) TDD
3 19 (38.00%) Open Source
4 15 (30.00%) BDD
5 14 (28.00%) Mentoring
5 14 (28.00%) Scrum
6 12 (24.00%) Test Automation
7 9 (18.00%) Web Development
8 8 (16.00%) Line Management
9 5 (10.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
10 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (6.00%) DevOps
11 3 (6.00%) Test Scripting
12 2 (4.00%) Software Engineering
13 1 (2.00%) Digital Marketing
13 1 (2.00%) Manual Testing
13 1 (2.00%) Project Management
13 1 (2.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (74.00%) JavaScript
2 36 (72.00%) Python
3 31 (62.00%) Java
3 31 (62.00%) PHP
4 23 (46.00%) SQL
5 14 (28.00%) C#
6 5 (10.00%) ES7
6 5 (10.00%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) HP Quality Center