The table below looks at the statistics for RSpec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSpec over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RSpec
Rank - - 185
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire - - 0.026%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £42,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+28.65% -22.27%
RSpec
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
682 544 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 18.28% 13.32% 14.34%
Number of salaries quoted 602 467 461
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

RSpec
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

RSpec Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

RSpec
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

RSpec Salary Trend in Hampshire

RSpec
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) OO
1 12 (100.00%) Python
1 12 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 12 (100.00%) Ruby
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (100.00%) Scrum
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 12 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (83.33%) UNIX
2 10 (83.33%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) Pair Programming
3 8 (66.67%) BDD
4 4 (33.33%) Kindle
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) Open Source
4 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 4 (33.33%) .NET
4 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (33.33%) OOD
4 4 (33.33%) ISO 9001
5 2 (16.67%) OOP

RSpec
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 12 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Open Source
1 4 (33.33%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) UNIX
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) OO
1 12 (100.00%) Scrum
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 8 (66.67%) BDD
3 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) OOD
4 2 (16.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) Python
1 12 (100.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle