The table below looks at the statistics for RSpec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 111 95 99
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 1 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.073% 0.56% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.41% 3.02% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 4
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
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Scotland

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

Development Applications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
244 199 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.85% 18.58% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 141 129 163
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

RSpec Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

RSpec Salary Trend in Glasgow

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Top 5 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby