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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RSpec
England / London
Rank 533 568 562
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -6
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 38 71 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.58% 0.99% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 35 60 68
Median salary £67,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,400 £47,500 £38,350
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%

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
6563 7187 6511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.64% 17.98% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5625 6204 5411
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +31 14 £85,000 +54.54% 1
Hammersmith - 2 £45,000 -
RSpec
England

RSpec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 128 (90.14%) Ruby
2 113 (79.58%) Ruby on Rails
3 81 (57.04%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (50.70%) JavaScript
5 64 (45.07%) Cucumber
6 63 (44.37%) CSS
7 62 (43.66%) HTML
8 60 (42.25%) Git (software)
9 56 (39.44%) Linux
10 43 (30.28%) jQuery
10 43 (30.28%) HTML5
11 41 (28.87%) TDD
12 38 (26.76%) CSS3
13 37 (26.06%) Opscode Chef
14 35 (24.65%) Redis
14 35 (24.65%) User Experience
15 34 (23.94%) AngularJS
16 33 (23.24%) MySQL
17 32 (22.54%) PostgreSQL
17 32 (22.54%) MongoDB
17 32 (22.54%) NoSQL
18 29 (20.42%) nginx
18 29 (20.42%) Scrum
19 28 (19.72%) Photoshop
19 28 (19.72%) Backbone.js
20 27 (19.01%) BDD
20 27 (19.01%) Capybara
20 27 (19.01%) Spine.js
20 27 (19.01%) Flash
20 27 (19.01%) Artificial Intelligence

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 29 (20.42%) nginx
2 12 (8.45%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (7.04%) OpenStack
4 7 (4.93%) Confluence
5 4 (2.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.41%) Apache
Applications
1 28 (19.72%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (7.04%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.41%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (15.49%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (8.45%) SaaS
3 7 (4.93%) GitHub
4 2 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.41%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.41%) Route 53
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.70%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.41%) HTTP
1 2 (1.41%) SMTP
1 2 (1.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (24.65%) Redis
2 33 (23.24%) MySQL
3 32 (22.54%) MongoDB
3 32 (22.54%) NoSQL
3 32 (22.54%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (6.34%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.82%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.70%) QlikView
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 64 (45.07%) Cucumber
2 60 (42.25%) Git (software)
3 27 (19.01%) Capybara
3 27 (19.01%) Selenium
4 23 (16.20%) Jenkins
5 15 (10.56%) JMeter
6 13 (9.15%) JIRA
7 10 (7.04%) WATIR
8 9 (6.34%) LoadRunner
9 6 (4.23%) Appium
9 6 (4.23%) Hudson
10 5 (3.52%) JIRA Agile
10 5 (3.52%) JUnit
10 5 (3.52%) SoapUI
10 5 (3.52%) TestRail
10 5 (3.52%) Vagrant
11 4 (2.82%) Mockito
12 3 (2.11%) Jasmine
12 3 (2.11%) Subversion
12 3 (2.11%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (11.27%) Marketing
2 15 (10.56%) Games
3 13 (9.15%) Law
4 10 (7.04%) Billing
5 9 (6.34%) Retail
6 4 (2.82%) Banking
6 4 (2.82%) iGaming
6 4 (2.82%) Multimedia
7 3 (2.11%) Finance
7 3 (2.11%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.41%) Advertising
9 1 (0.70%) Electronics
9 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.70%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 76 (53.52%) Developer
2 49 (34.51%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 39 (27.46%) Ruby Developer
4 25 (17.61%) Senior Developer
5 20 (14.08%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
6 18 (12.68%) Lead Developer
6 18 (12.68%) Technical Director
7 9 (6.34%) Tester
8 8 (5.63%) Automation Tester
8 8 (5.63%) Full Stack Developer
8 8 (5.63%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (5.63%) QA Leader
9 7 (4.93%) Cloud Engineer
9 7 (4.93%) Senior Ruby Developer
10 6 (4.23%) Agile Developer
10 6 (4.23%) Angular Developer
10 6 (4.23%) Games Developer
10 6 (4.23%) Senior Games Developer
10 6 (4.23%) Team Leader
11 5 (3.52%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (79.58%) Ruby on Rails
2 63 (44.37%) CSS
3 62 (43.66%) HTML
4 43 (30.28%) HTML5
4 43 (30.28%) jQuery
5 38 (26.76%) CSS3
6 34 (23.94%) AngularJS
7 28 (19.72%) Backbone.js
8 27 (19.01%) Flash
8 27 (19.01%) Spine.js
9 17 (11.97%) JSON
10 16 (11.27%) React
11 12 (8.45%) Sinatra
12 10 (7.04%) Swagger
13 9 (6.34%) Gherkin
13 9 (6.34%) Node.js
13 9 (6.34%) Redux
13 9 (6.34%) REST
14 8 (5.63%) RESTful
14 8 (5.63%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 35 (24.65%) User Experience
2 27 (19.01%) Artificial Intelligence
3 20 (14.08%) Mobile App
4 8 (5.63%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.93%) Life Science
5 7 (4.93%) Public Cloud
6 6 (4.23%) Data Extraction
7 5 (3.52%) Virtual Team
8 3 (2.11%) Blog
9 2 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.41%) Social Media
10 1 (0.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 56 (39.44%) Linux
2 10 (7.04%) Apple iOS
2 10 (7.04%) Windows
3 7 (4.93%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (57.04%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (28.87%) TDD
3 29 (20.42%) Scrum
4 27 (19.01%) BDD
5 17 (11.97%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (11.27%) DevOps
6 16 (11.27%) Front End Development
7 13 (9.15%) QA Automation
8 12 (8.45%) OO
8 12 (8.45%) Test Automation
9 10 (7.04%) Mentoring
9 10 (7.04%) Open Source
10 8 (5.63%) Manual Testing
10 8 (5.63%) Microservices
10 8 (5.63%) Web Development
11 7 (4.93%) E-Commerce
11 7 (4.93%) iOS Development
11 7 (4.93%) Kanban
11 7 (4.93%) Logistics
11 7 (4.93%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 128 (90.14%) Ruby
2 72 (50.70%) JavaScript
3 13 (9.15%) Java
4 10 (7.04%) SQL
5 9 (6.34%) Groovy
5 9 (6.34%) Python
6 8 (5.63%) PHP
7 6 (4.23%) Elixir
7 6 (4.23%) Go
8 3 (2.11%) C#
8 3 (2.11%) Clojure
9 2 (1.41%) Scala
10 1 (0.70%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (5.63%) Degree
2 4 (2.82%) OCP
2 4 (2.82%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (1.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (16.20%) QA
2 7 (4.93%) SDET
System Software
1 11 (7.75%) Docker
2 7 (4.93%) LXC
3 1 (0.70%) KVM
3 1 (0.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 37 (26.06%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (10.56%) Puppet
3 11 (7.75%) Ansible
4 7 (4.93%) CFEngine
4 7 (4.93%) Salt
5 2 (1.41%) Kibana
5 2 (1.41%) Nagios
6 1 (0.70%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.70%) Ganglia
6 1 (0.70%) Graphite
6 1 (0.70%) StatsD
Vendors
1 7 (4.93%) Rackspace
2 4 (2.82%) Oracle
3 3 (2.11%) SAP
4 2 (1.41%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.41%) HP
4 2 (1.41%) IBM
4 2 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.70%) New Relic
5 1 (0.70%) Tableau
London
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
In Practice Systems Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive plus Company Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago