The table below looks at the statistics for RSpec skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSpec over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RSpec
Rank 241 267 275
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +8
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 6 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.092% 0.12% 0.095%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.57% 0.72% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 8
Median salary - £50,000 £52,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.30%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
RSpec
England

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

Development Applications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1059 1252 1365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.23% 16.70% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 869 1026 1142
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

RSpec
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

RSpec Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

RSpec
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

RSpec Salary Trend in the East of England

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Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RSpec within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 6 - -
RSpec
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 East of England region with a requirement for RSpec.

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

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 9 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 8 (88.89%) JBehave
2 8 (88.89%) Ranorex
2 8 (88.89%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) NUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
3 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
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%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Specialist
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Test Specialist
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Test Automation Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Test Automation Specialist
1 4 (44.44%) Test Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) Ajax
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) BDD
1 9 (100.00%) OOP
2 8 (88.89%) API Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (88.89%) Logistics
2 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Presales
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
1 1 (11.11%) SDET