The table below looks at the statistics for RSpec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSpec over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RSpec
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +29.41%
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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 Kent region.

Development Applications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
242 231 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.55% 23.99% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 209 196 180
Average salary £41,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

RSpec Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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Top 26 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) DSDM
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) WATIR
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) JAX-RS
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) RESTEasy
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery

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Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WATIR
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) JAX-RS
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) RESTEasy
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (100.00%) DSDM
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) SQL