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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RSpec
Rank - 146 -
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.043% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £52,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+46.66% +2.73%
RSpec
East of 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 Hertfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
411 357 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.06% 15.26% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 379 290 288
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

RSpec Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

RSpec Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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Top 20 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) Linux

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Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Subversion
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript