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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RSpec
Rank 106 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.074% 0.089% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.37% 0.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
RSpec
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
269 213 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.03% 19.05% 13.53%
Number of salaries quoted 161 129 73
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

RSpec
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 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (100.00%) CoffeeScript
1 7 (100.00%) Jasmine
2 6 (85.71%) Ember.js
2 6 (85.71%) Backbone.js
2 6 (85.71%) Mac OS X
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) AIX
2 6 (85.71%) Solaris
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
3 5 (71.43%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) Python
3 5 (71.43%) Web Development
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
3 5 (71.43%) Pair Programming
3 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (71.43%) BDD
3 5 (71.43%) Open Source
3 5 (71.43%) Capistrano

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Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (100.00%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 5 (71.43%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) Backbone.js
2 6 (85.71%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Computer Science
1 5 (71.43%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) AIX
1 6 (85.71%) Solaris
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) Pair Programming
2 5 (71.43%) Web Development
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) BDD
2 5 (71.43%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
1 7 (100.00%) CoffeeScript
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Capistrano