The table below looks at the statistics for RSpec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSpec over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RSpec
Rank 216 220 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 9 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.17% 0.13% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.56% 1.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £45,000 £40,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
RSpec
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
578 668 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.15% 12.26% 12.04%
Number of salaries quoted 501 515 515
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

RSpec
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RSpec across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

RSpec Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

RSpec
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RSpec across the Berkshire region.

RSpec Salary Trend in Berkshire

RSpec
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RSpec within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Reading - 9 £45,000 -
RSpec
South East

RSpec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing RSpec 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 RSpec.

1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) Ajax
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (88.89%) JBehave
2 8 (88.89%) Cucumber
2 8 (88.89%) BDD
2 8 (88.89%) Ranorex
2 8 (88.89%) API Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) OOP
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
2 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Games
2 8 (88.89%) Banking
2 8 (88.89%) Retail
2 8 (88.89%) Subversion
2 8 (88.89%) HP UFT
2 8 (88.89%) Logistics
3 4 (44.44%) Presales
3 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development

RSpec
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing RSpec 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 RSpec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Cucumber
1 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
1 8 (88.89%) HP UFT
1 8 (88.89%) JBehave
1 8 (88.89%) Ranorex
1 8 (88.89%) Selenium
1 8 (88.89%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Capybara
General
1 8 (88.89%) Banking
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
1 8 (88.89%) Games
1 8 (88.89%) Retail
1 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Automation Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Automation Test Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Automation Test Lead
1 4 (44.44%) Lead Test Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Test Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Test Leader
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Performance Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Performance Test Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Test Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Test Automation Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Leader
1 4 (44.44%) Test Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Test Automation Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Test Leader
1 4 (44.44%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Ajax
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) API Testing
1 8 (88.89%) BDD
1 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (88.89%) Logistics
1 8 (88.89%) OOP
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Presales
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
3 1 (11.11%) Kanban
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby