The table below looks at the statistics for RSpec skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSpec over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RSpec
Rank 518 570 614
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +44
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 126 97 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.61% 1.35% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 120 88 61
Median salary £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £45,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £66,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
RSpec
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 London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7803 7200 8540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.31% 16.54% 17.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6793 6015 7213
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

RSpec
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing RSpec as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

RSpec Jobs Demand Trend in London

RSpec
Salary Trend in London

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

RSpec Salary Trend in London

RSpec
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RSpec across the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

RSpec Salary Histogram in London

RSpec
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RSpec within the London region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +56 15 £50,000 -20.00% 6
RSpec
England

RSpec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing RSpec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for RSpec.

1 196 (95.61%) Ruby
2 144 (70.24%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (66.83%) TDD
4 121 (59.02%) Ruby on Rails
4 121 (59.02%) Cucumber
5 103 (50.24%) JavaScript
6 100 (48.78%) HTML
7 91 (44.39%) Git (software)
8 90 (43.90%) Test Automation
8 90 (43.90%) BDD
8 90 (43.90%) Python
9 89 (43.41%) CSS
10 87 (42.44%) Jenkins
11 86 (41.95%) Java
12 78 (38.05%) PHP
13 77 (37.56%) AngularJS
14 63 (30.73%) MySQL
15 62 (30.24%) Scrum
16 61 (29.76%) Kanban
17 57 (27.80%) Puppet
18 53 (25.85%) HTML5
19 51 (24.88%) Amazon AWS
19 51 (24.88%) Linux
20 46 (22.44%) Selenium
20 46 (22.44%) DevOps
21 45 (21.95%) Unix
22 44 (21.46%) Continuous Integration
23 41 (20.00%) Degree
23 41 (20.00%) Computer Science
23 41 (20.00%) C++

RSpec
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (7.80%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (6.83%) Apache
3 13 (6.34%) Node.js
4 10 (4.88%) Drupal
5 8 (3.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 8 (3.90%) Lightstreamer
5 8 (3.90%) Tomcat
5 8 (3.90%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.93%) nginx
7 2 (0.98%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 51 (24.88%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (16.10%) GitHub
3 11 (5.37%) Heroku
4 8 (3.90%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (3.90%) Amazon S3
4 8 (3.90%) Route 53
4 8 (3.90%) SaaS
5 7 (3.41%) PaaS
6 3 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.98%) AWS OpsWorks
7 2 (0.98%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.49%) Engine Yard
8 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.90%) HTTP
2 3 (1.46%) Firewall
2 3 (1.46%) Kerberos
2 3 (1.46%) LDAP
2 3 (1.46%) VPN
3 2 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (30.73%) MySQL
2 35 (17.07%) PostgreSQL
3 32 (15.61%) Hadoop
4 30 (14.63%) Relational Database
5 29 (14.15%) Redis
6 15 (7.32%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.46%) Big Data
7 3 (1.46%) HBase
7 3 (1.46%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.46%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.98%) CouchDB
8 2 (0.98%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 121 (59.02%) Cucumber
2 91 (44.39%) Git (software)
3 87 (42.44%) Jenkins
4 46 (22.44%) Selenium
5 29 (14.15%) Capybara
6 19 (9.27%) Hudson
6 19 (9.27%) WATIR
7 18 (8.78%) WebDriver
8 16 (7.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 13 (6.34%) SoapUI
10 12 (5.85%) Ant
10 12 (5.85%) AnthillPro
10 12 (5.85%) Gradle
10 12 (5.85%) JIRA
10 12 (5.85%) Maven
10 12 (5.85%) TeamCity
11 11 (5.37%) Jasmine
11 11 (5.37%) JMeter
11 11 (5.37%) JUnit
12 10 (4.88%) LoadRunner
General
1 41 (20.00%) Advertising
2 25 (12.20%) Finance
3 15 (7.32%) Marketing
4 10 (4.88%) Law
5 7 (3.41%) Games
6 5 (2.44%) Online Betting
6 5 (2.44%) Retail
6 5 (2.44%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.98%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.49%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 142 (69.27%) Developer
2 64 (31.22%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 62 (30.24%) Ruby Developer
4 57 (27.80%) Senior Developer
5 27 (13.17%) Senior Ruby Developer
6 24 (11.71%) Tester
7 22 (10.73%) Automation Tester
8 21 (10.24%) QA Engineer
8 21 (10.24%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
9 18 (8.78%) Developer in Test
10 17 (8.29%) QA Automation Engineer
10 17 (8.29%) Ruby Engineer
11 12 (5.85%) Ruby Automation Tester
11 12 (5.85%) Software Developer
12 11 (5.37%) Test Automation Developer
13 10 (4.88%) Software Tester
14 9 (4.39%) Cloud Engineer
14 9 (4.39%) QA Tester
14 9 (4.39%) Test Engineer
15 8 (3.90%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (59.02%) Ruby on Rails
2 100 (48.78%) HTML
3 89 (43.41%) CSS
4 77 (37.56%) AngularJS
5 53 (25.85%) HTML5
6 33 (16.10%) Ember.js
7 29 (14.15%) jQuery
8 26 (12.68%) Django
9 23 (11.22%) CSS3
10 21 (10.24%) React
10 21 (10.24%) REST
11 20 (9.76%) Sass
12 16 (7.80%) Web Services
13 15 (7.32%) Symfony
14 14 (6.83%) JSON
15 13 (6.34%) Sidekiq
16 9 (4.39%) Gherkin
17 8 (3.90%) JMS
17 8 (3.90%) Kafka
17 8 (3.90%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 18 (8.78%) Mobile App
3 17 (8.29%) Fintech
4 15 (7.32%) User Experience
5 10 (4.88%) Blog
6 9 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.44%) Online Games
8 4 (1.95%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.98%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.98%) New Media
10 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.49%) Spread Betting
10 1 (0.49%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 51 (24.88%) Linux
2 45 (21.95%) Unix
3 9 (4.39%) Android
4 8 (3.90%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (70.24%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (66.83%) TDD
3 90 (43.90%) BDD
3 90 (43.90%) Test Automation
4 62 (30.24%) Scrum
5 61 (29.76%) Kanban
6 46 (22.44%) DevOps
7 44 (21.46%) Continuous Integration
8 41 (20.00%) Data Modelling
9 35 (17.07%) OO
10 32 (15.61%) E-Commerce
11 30 (14.63%) Machine Learning
12 29 (14.15%) MapReduce
12 29 (14.15%) SOA
13 24 (11.71%) Front End Development
14 22 (10.73%) Open Source
15 20 (9.76%) Continuous Delivery
15 20 (9.76%) MVC
16 19 (9.27%) OOP
17 18 (8.78%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 196 (95.61%) Ruby
2 103 (50.24%) JavaScript
3 90 (43.90%) Python
4 86 (41.95%) Java
5 78 (38.05%) PHP
6 41 (20.00%) C++
7 17 (8.29%) C#
8 14 (6.83%) SQL
9 13 (6.34%) Scala
10 8 (3.90%) CoffeeScript
10 8 (3.90%) Perl
11 5 (2.44%) Go
12 3 (1.46%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.46%) Groovy
12 3 (1.46%) Haskell
13 2 (0.98%) Erlang
14 1 (0.49%) C
14 1 (0.49%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.49%) R
14 1 (0.49%) RubyMotion
Qualifications
1 41 (20.00%) Degree
2 7 (3.41%) ISEB
2 7 (3.41%) ISTQB
2 7 (3.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (1.46%) OCP
3 3 (1.46%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (17.56%) QA
2 8 (3.90%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (4.88%) Docker
2 8 (3.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 8 (3.90%) Squid
2 8 (3.90%) Varnish
3 3 (1.46%) iptables
3 3 (1.46%) KVM
3 3 (1.46%) VirtualBox
3 3 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.46%) Xen
Systems Management
1 57 (27.80%) Puppet
2 14 (6.83%) Ansible
3 13 (6.34%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (3.90%) Nagios
4 8 (3.90%) Salt
5 4 (1.95%) Kubernetes
6 3 (1.46%) Mesos
Vendors
1 8 (3.90%) Adobe
1 8 (3.90%) Akamai
1 8 (3.90%) AppDynamics
1 8 (3.90%) F5
1 8 (3.90%) Fiorano
1 8 (3.90%) IBM
1 8 (3.90%) Red Hat
1 8 (3.90%) Terracotta
2 4 (1.95%) Google
3 3 (1.46%) Oracle
3 3 (1.46%) VMware
4 1 (0.49%) Facebook
4 1 (0.49%) New Relic
4 1 (0.49%) Rackspace
4 1 (0.49%) T-Plan
4 1 (0.49%) Twitter
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