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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RSpec
Rank 247 284 340
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +56
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 15 24 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.24% 0.094%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.29% 1.82% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 12
Median salary £50,000 £62,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
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
1160 1320 2122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 17.67% 13.24% 16.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1068 1159 1847
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £70,000 £70,000
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 24 May 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 24 May 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 28 (90.32%) Ruby
2 23 (74.19%) TDD
3 20 (64.52%) Cucumber
4 19 (61.29%) Ruby on Rails
5 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (48.39%) AngularJS
7 11 (35.48%) Java
8 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
8 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (29.03%) BDD
9 8 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (25.81%) Data Protection
9 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
9 8 (25.81%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (25.81%) PHP
9 8 (25.81%) Fintech
10 7 (22.58%) MySQL
10 7 (22.58%) Python
10 7 (22.58%) Selenium
10 7 (22.58%) REST
11 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
11 6 (19.35%) Scala
11 6 (19.35%) C#
11 6 (19.35%) HTML
11 6 (19.35%) JUnit
11 6 (19.35%) OO
12 5 (16.13%) CSS
12 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
12 5 (16.13%) QA
12 5 (16.13%) Law

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 4 (12.90%) Node.js
2 2 (6.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.90%) SaaS
3 2 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.45%) Amazon S3
3 2 (6.45%) Heroku
3 2 (6.45%) Route 53
4 1 (3.23%) Engine Yard
4 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) MySQL
2 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
3 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (64.52%) Cucumber
2 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
3 7 (22.58%) Selenium
4 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
4 6 (19.35%) JUnit
5 4 (12.90%) Ant
5 4 (12.90%) AnthillPro
5 4 (12.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (12.90%) Capybara
5 4 (12.90%) Gradle
5 4 (12.90%) Hudson
5 4 (12.90%) Maven
5 4 (12.90%) SoapUI
5 4 (12.90%) TeamCity
6 3 (9.68%) Mockito
6 3 (9.68%) Vagrant
7 2 (6.45%) eggPlant
7 2 (6.45%) SpecFlow
7 2 (6.45%) WATIR
7 2 (6.45%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (16.13%) Law
2 4 (12.90%) Advertising
3 3 (9.68%) Marketing
4 2 (6.45%) Finance
4 2 (6.45%) Games
5 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (80.65%) Developer
2 13 (41.94%) Ruby Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Senior Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Ruby Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Automation Tester
6 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
6 3 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Ruby Automation Tester
6 3 (9.68%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 3 (9.68%) Selenium Tester
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Tester
7 2 (6.45%) HTML Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Java Automation Tester
7 2 (6.45%) JavaScript Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) MySQL Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) Ruby on Rails
2 15 (48.39%) AngularJS
3 8 (25.81%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (22.58%) REST
5 6 (19.35%) HTML
6 5 (16.13%) CSS
7 4 (12.90%) HTML5
7 4 (12.90%) jQuery
8 3 (9.68%) CSS3
8 3 (9.68%) Ember.js
8 3 (9.68%) Java SE
9 2 (6.45%) Django
9 2 (6.45%) FFmpeg
9 2 (6.45%) React
9 2 (6.45%) Sass
9 2 (6.45%) Symfony
9 2 (6.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Fintech
2 4 (12.90%) Blog
3 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Android
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) TDD
2 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (29.03%) BDD
3 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (25.81%) Data Protection
5 6 (19.35%) OO
6 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
7 4 (12.90%) DevOps
7 4 (12.90%) SOA
7 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
8 3 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (9.68%) Microservices
8 3 (9.68%) UML
9 2 (6.45%) API Development
9 2 (6.45%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (6.45%) MVC
9 2 (6.45%) Performance Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Scrum
9 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) Ruby
2 11 (35.48%) Java
3 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
4 8 (25.81%) PHP
5 7 (22.58%) Python
6 6 (19.35%) C#
6 6 (19.35%) Scala
7 3 (9.68%) Go
7 3 (9.68%) Groovy
7 3 (9.68%) Haskell
8 2 (6.45%) C
8 2 (6.45%) Erlang
8 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) OCP
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Puppet
2 3 (9.68%) Ansible
3 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) T-Plan
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