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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RSpec
London / City of London
Rank 222 238 310
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +72
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 13 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.26% 0.22% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.27% 1.35% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 11
Median salary £85,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% +10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%

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
1027 1035 1446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.43% 16.20% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 940 947 1283
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,500 £38,150
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 23 January 2017.

RSpec Salary Histogram in the City of London

RSpec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 32 (88.89%) Ruby
2 31 (86.11%) Ruby on Rails
2 31 (86.11%) Git (software)
2 31 (86.11%) JavaScript
3 28 (77.78%) HTML
3 28 (77.78%) CSS
3 28 (77.78%) Linux
3 28 (77.78%) nginx
3 28 (77.78%) jQuery
3 28 (77.78%) Redis
3 28 (77.78%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (75.00%) User Experience
5 26 (72.22%) Spine.js
5 26 (72.22%) CSS3
5 26 (72.22%) Backbone.js
5 26 (72.22%) MongoDB
5 26 (72.22%) NoSQL
5 26 (72.22%) Artificial Intelligence
5 26 (72.22%) HTML5
5 26 (72.22%) Flash
5 26 (72.22%) Photoshop
6 10 (27.78%) Cucumber
7 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (19.44%) TDD
8 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
8 7 (19.44%) DevOps
9 6 (16.67%) MySQL
9 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (13.89%) REST
10 5 (13.89%) BDD

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 28 (77.78%) nginx
2 4 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 26 (72.22%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.11%) SaaS
2 2 (5.56%) GitHub
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) HTTP
1 2 (5.56%) SMTP
1 2 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (77.78%) Redis
2 26 (72.22%) MongoDB
2 26 (72.22%) NoSQL
3 6 (16.67%) MySQL
4 4 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (86.11%) Git (software)
2 10 (27.78%) Cucumber
3 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
4 4 (11.11%) Capybara
4 4 (11.11%) JUnit
4 4 (11.11%) Mockito
4 4 (11.11%) Vagrant
5 2 (5.56%) Bower
5 2 (5.56%) Bundler
5 2 (5.56%) Selenium
6 1 (2.78%) Appium
6 1 (2.78%) Calabash
6 1 (2.78%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.78%) JIRA
6 1 (2.78%) Mocha
6 1 (2.78%) PhantomJS
6 1 (2.78%) WATIR
6 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Technical Director
2 10 (27.78%) Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Team Leader
4 5 (13.89%) Ruby Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Automation Tester
7 1 (2.78%) Development Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Java Team Leader
7 1 (2.78%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.78%) QA Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) QA Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) QA Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Software Development Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Software QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (86.11%) Ruby on Rails
2 28 (77.78%) CSS
2 28 (77.78%) HTML
2 28 (77.78%) jQuery
3 26 (72.22%) Backbone.js
3 26 (72.22%) CSS3
3 26 (72.22%) Flash
3 26 (72.22%) HTML5
3 26 (72.22%) Spine.js
4 5 (13.89%) REST
5 4 (11.11%) Java SE
5 4 (11.11%) Node.js
6 3 (8.33%) JSON
6 3 (8.33%) Spring
7 2 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (5.56%) Memcached
7 2 (5.56%) React
7 2 (5.56%) Redux
7 2 (5.56%) YAML
8 1 (2.78%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 27 (75.00%) User Experience
2 26 (72.22%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (2.78%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 28 (77.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (19.44%) DevOps
2 7 (19.44%) TDD
3 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (13.89%) BDD
5 4 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (11.11%) Microservices
5 4 (11.11%) SOA
6 2 (5.56%) Active Record
6 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.56%) Pair Programming
6 2 (5.56%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.78%) ATDD
7 1 (2.78%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.78%) QA Automation
7 1 (2.78%) Scalability Testing
7 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (88.89%) Ruby
2 31 (86.11%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.11%) Go
3 4 (11.11%) Groovy
3 4 (11.11%) Java
4 3 (8.33%) Clojure
5 2 (5.56%) Elixir
5 2 (5.56%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) Scala
6 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) OCP
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (77.78%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (11.11%) Ansible
2 4 (11.11%) Puppet
3 2 (5.56%) Kibana
3 2 (5.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle
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