The table below looks at the statistics for RSpec skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSpec over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RSpec
Rank 218 293 318
Rank change year-on-year
+75 +25
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 31 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.85% 1.26% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 12
Median salary £75,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.50%
RSpec
London

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

Development Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1089 1582 1735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.83% 16.25% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 1338 1530
Median salary £58,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

RSpec
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing RSpec as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

RSpec Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

RSpec
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

RSpec Salary Trend in the City of London

RSpec
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RSpec across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

RSpec Salary Histogram in the City of London

RSpec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing RSpec 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 City of London region with a requirement for RSpec.

1 37 (78.72%) Ruby
2 36 (76.60%) Ruby on Rails
3 35 (74.47%) Git (software)
4 31 (65.96%) JavaScript
5 30 (63.83%) HTML
6 29 (61.70%) CSS
7 28 (59.57%) jQuery
8 26 (55.32%) HTML5
8 26 (55.32%) Linux
9 25 (53.19%) CSS3
10 24 (51.06%) TDD
11 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (48.94%) Opscode Chef
11 23 (48.94%) nginx
12 22 (46.81%) User Experience
13 21 (44.68%) Spine.js
13 21 (44.68%) Backbone.js
13 21 (44.68%) Redis
13 21 (44.68%) MongoDB
13 21 (44.68%) NoSQL
13 21 (44.68%) Artificial Intelligence
13 21 (44.68%) Flash
13 21 (44.68%) Photoshop
14 17 (36.17%) MySQL
15 16 (34.04%) Cucumber
15 16 (34.04%) REST
16 14 (29.79%) Amazon AWS
17 13 (27.66%) Scala
17 13 (27.66%) Jenkins
18 12 (25.53%) DevOps

RSpec
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 23 (48.94%) nginx
2 3 (6.38%) Apache
2 3 (6.38%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 21 (44.68%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 14 (29.79%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (21.28%) SaaS
3 3 (6.38%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (6.38%) Amazon S3
3 3 (6.38%) Route 53
4 2 (4.26%) GitHub
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) HTTP
2 2 (4.26%) SMTP
2 2 (4.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (44.68%) MongoDB
1 21 (44.68%) NoSQL
1 21 (44.68%) Redis
2 17 (36.17%) MySQL
3 10 (21.28%) RDBMS
3 10 (21.28%) Relational Database
4 6 (12.77%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (74.47%) Git (software)
2 16 (34.04%) Cucumber
3 13 (27.66%) Jenkins
4 10 (21.28%) JUnit
4 10 (21.28%) Mockito
4 10 (21.28%) Vagrant
5 5 (10.64%) Capybara
6 4 (8.51%) Selenium
7 2 (4.26%) Bower
7 2 (4.26%) Bundler
8 1 (2.13%) Jasmine
8 1 (2.13%) JIRA
8 1 (2.13%) Mocha
8 1 (2.13%) PhantomJS
General
1 5 (10.64%) Law
2 3 (6.38%) Advertising
2 3 (6.38%) Games
2 3 (6.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (61.70%) Developer
2 14 (29.79%) Ruby Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Technical Director
4 9 (19.15%) Java Developer
5 8 (17.02%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 8 (17.02%) Senior Developer
6 6 (12.77%) Lead Developer
6 6 (12.77%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Team Leader
8 4 (8.51%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (6.38%) JavaScript Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) MySQL Developer
10 2 (4.26%) HTML Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Java Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Ruby Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 2 (4.26%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
11 1 (2.13%) Python Software Engineer
11 1 (2.13%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (76.60%) Ruby on Rails
2 30 (63.83%) HTML
3 29 (61.70%) CSS
4 28 (59.57%) jQuery
5 26 (55.32%) HTML5
6 25 (53.19%) CSS3
7 21 (44.68%) Backbone.js
7 21 (44.68%) Flash
7 21 (44.68%) Spine.js
8 16 (34.04%) REST
9 10 (21.28%) AngularJS
9 10 (21.28%) Java SE
9 10 (21.28%) Node.js
10 3 (6.38%) JSON
10 3 (6.38%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (4.26%) Django
11 2 (4.26%) FFmpeg
11 2 (4.26%) Memcached
11 2 (4.26%) Symfony
11 2 (4.26%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (46.81%) User Experience
2 21 (44.68%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.38%) Fintech
3 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.26%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.13%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 26 (55.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (51.06%) TDD
2 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (25.53%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (25.53%) DevOps
4 11 (23.40%) BDD
5 10 (21.28%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (21.28%) Microservices
5 10 (21.28%) OO
5 10 (21.28%) SOA
6 8 (17.02%) UML
7 5 (10.64%) Data Protection
8 4 (8.51%) Web Development
9 2 (4.26%) Active Record
9 2 (4.26%) API Development
9 2 (4.26%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (4.26%) Front End Development
9 2 (4.26%) MVC
9 2 (4.26%) Programmatic Advertising
9 2 (4.26%) Scrum
9 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (78.72%) Ruby
2 31 (65.96%) JavaScript
3 13 (27.66%) Scala
4 11 (23.40%) Java
5 10 (21.28%) Go
5 10 (21.28%) Groovy
6 4 (8.51%) PHP
7 3 (6.38%) Haskell
7 3 (6.38%) Python
7 3 (6.38%) SQL
8 2 (4.26%) Erlang
9 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) OCP
1 10 (21.28%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (6.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 10 (21.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (48.94%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (25.53%) Puppet
3 10 (21.28%) Ansible
4 2 (4.26%) Kibana
4 2 (4.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Oracle
2 1 (2.13%) T-Plan
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