Period
to 8 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 8 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 125 129 82
Rank change year-on-year +4 -47 +30
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 19 24 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.84% 0.95% 3.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.52% 1.63% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 63
West Sussex median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £43,250 £38,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £71,500 £64,275 £57,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,249 1,470 1,231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 55.36% 57.90% 59.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,046 1,255 1,111
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.53% +5.56% -

Ruby
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Ruby 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 in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Ruby in West Sussex

Ruby
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ruby in West Sussex over the 6 months to 8 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Ruby in West Sussex

Ruby
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ruby within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 8 December 2019. 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
Crawley -9 11 £52,500 - 1
Horsham -5 5 £50,000 +14.29% 2
Worthing +10 2 £70,000 +38.61% 2
Ruby
South East

For the 6 months to 8 December 2019, IT jobs citing Ruby also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Ruby.

1 15 (78.95%) Ruby on Rails
2 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) Web Development
4 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
5 4 (21.05%) jQuery
5 4 (21.05%) Sidekiq
5 4 (21.05%) RSpec
5 4 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.53%) .NET
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
6 2 (10.53%) Python
6 2 (10.53%) C#
6 2 (10.53%) MVC
6 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
6 2 (10.53%) TDD
6 2 (10.53%) WCF
6 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
6 2 (10.53%) RESTful
6 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
6 2 (10.53%) Web Application Development
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (10.53%) BDD
6 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
6 2 (10.53%) Node.js
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (10.53%) Terraform
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API

Ruby
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) RSpec
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.26%) Hudson
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
1 1 (5.26%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 14 (73.68%) Ruby Developer
3 11 (57.89%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 6 (31.58%) Backend Developer
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (21.05%) jQuery
2 4 (21.05%) Sidekiq
2 4 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (10.53%) Code First Entity Framework
3 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
3 2 (10.53%) Node.js
3 2 (10.53%) RESTful
3 2 (10.53%) WCF
4 1 (5.26%) WinForms
4 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Web Development
3 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.53%) BDD
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) TDD
4 2 (10.53%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) High Availability
5 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.26%) Open Source
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) C#
2 2 (10.53%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) Go
3 1 (5.26%) Java
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Terraform
2 1 (5.26%) Ansible
2 1 (5.26%) Consul
2 1 (5.26%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (5.26%) Grafana
2 1 (5.26%) Graphite
2 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.26%) Nagios
2 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.26%) Opsview
2 1 (5.26%) Packer
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Salt
2 1 (5.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft