Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ruby
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 135 80 119
Rank change year-on-year -55 +39 +10
Permanent jobs citing Ruby 17 66 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.69% 3.32% 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.20% 5.90% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 11 59 25
West Sussex median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £39,500
90th Percentile £65,500 £57,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

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 1,420 1,119 1,255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 57.56% 56.23% 56.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,201 994 1,097
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,000 £29,200
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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
Worthing -13 8 £56,000 +24.44%
Crawley -14 7 £52,500 +10.53% 1
Horsham -17 2 £43,750 +2.94% 1
Ruby
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (88.24%) Git (software)
3 13 (76.47%) NoSQL
4 11 (64.71%) Linux
4 11 (64.71%) Python
5 10 (58.82%) Docker
6 9 (52.94%) Ansible
6 9 (52.94%) DevOps
7 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
7 7 (41.18%) SQL
7 7 (41.18%) Load Balancing
7 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (41.18%) Open Source
7 7 (41.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (41.18%) CentOS
7 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (41.18%) GitHub
7 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
7 7 (41.18%) Puppet
7 7 (41.18%) Graphite
7 7 (41.18%) Kubernetes
7 7 (41.18%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (41.18%) GitLab
7 7 (41.18%) Packer
7 7 (41.18%) Elastic Stack
7 7 (41.18%) Terraform
7 7 (41.18%) Grafana
7 7 (41.18%) Consul
7 7 (41.18%) Prometheus

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (41.18%) GitHub
2 6 (35.29%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) NoSQL
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
3 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (88.24%) Git (software)
2 7 (41.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (41.18%) GitLab
2 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (23.53%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
1 8 (47.06%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) .NET Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Platform Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (35.29%) Code First Entity Framework
2 6 (35.29%) Entity Framework
2 6 (35.29%) Node.js
2 6 (35.29%) RESTful
2 6 (35.29%) WCF
3 4 (23.53%) WinForms
3 4 (23.53%) WPF
4 3 (17.65%) Web Services
5 2 (11.76%) CSS
5 2 (11.76%) Doctrine
5 2 (11.76%) HTML
5 2 (11.76%) REST
5 2 (11.76%) Symfony
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) CentOS
2 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Windows
4 2 (11.76%) Unix
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) DevOps
3 7 (41.18%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (41.18%) Load Balancing
3 7 (41.18%) Open Source
4 6 (35.29%) BDD
4 6 (35.29%) Mentoring
4 6 (35.29%) MVC
4 6 (35.29%) TDD
4 6 (35.29%) Web Application Development
5 5 (29.41%) High Availability
5 5 (29.41%) IT Strategy
5 5 (29.41%) Microservices
5 5 (29.41%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
6 4 (23.53%) E-Procurement
7 3 (17.65%) SDLC
8 2 (11.76%) OO PHP
8 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Python
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) Perl
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) PHP
6 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) AWS Certification
1 5 (29.41%) RHCE
1 5 (29.41%) RHCSA
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) RHEV
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) Ansible
2 7 (41.18%) Consul
2 7 (41.18%) Grafana
2 7 (41.18%) Graphite
2 7 (41.18%) Kubernetes
2 7 (41.18%) Packer
2 7 (41.18%) Prometheus
2 7 (41.18%) Puppet
2 7 (41.18%) Terraform
3 6 (35.29%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (5.88%) rkt
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) VMware