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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RSpec
Rank 487 600 570
Rank change year-on-year
+113 -30
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 131 65 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.78% 0.82% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 118 46 66
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £42,500 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £52,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-16.19% +40.00%
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
7367 7967 7604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.51% 18.04% 16.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6494 6794 6379
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 £75,000
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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +74 29 £75,000 +36.36% 3
RSpec
England

RSpec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 233 (89.96%) Ruby
2 198 (76.45%) Ruby on Rails
3 167 (64.48%) Agile Software Development
4 147 (56.76%) JavaScript
5 132 (50.97%) HTML
5 132 (50.97%) CSS
6 122 (47.10%) Git (software)
7 109 (42.08%) Cucumber
8 108 (41.70%) TDD
9 98 (37.84%) HTML5
10 84 (32.43%) AngularJS
11 83 (32.05%) MySQL
11 83 (32.05%) Linux
12 81 (31.27%) BDD
13 80 (30.89%) jQuery
14 79 (30.50%) CSS3
15 59 (22.78%) Redis
16 58 (22.39%) Amazon AWS
17 57 (22.01%) Python
18 55 (21.24%) PostgreSQL
18 55 (21.24%) Jenkins
19 52 (20.08%) Scrum
20 51 (19.69%) Java
21 47 (18.15%) User Experience
22 46 (17.76%) Test Automation
23 42 (16.22%) Puppet
23 42 (16.22%) DevOps
24 40 (15.44%) Opscode Chef
24 40 (15.44%) nginx
24 40 (15.44%) Selenium

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 40 (15.44%) nginx
2 26 (10.04%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (6.56%) Apache
4 5 (1.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 5 (1.93%) Drupal
4 5 (1.93%) Lightstreamer
4 5 (1.93%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.93%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.54%) Confluence
6 2 (0.77%) OpenStack
Applications
1 28 (10.81%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (4.63%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 58 (22.39%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (9.65%) GitHub
3 17 (6.56%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (6.18%) Amazon S3
4 16 (6.18%) Route 53
5 15 (5.79%) Heroku
6 13 (5.02%) SaaS
7 5 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (1.93%) PaaS
8 4 (1.54%) CloudFront
9 3 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.93%) HTTP
2 3 (1.16%) Firewall
2 3 (1.16%) Kerberos
2 3 (1.16%) LDAP
2 3 (1.16%) VPN
3 2 (0.77%) SMTP
3 2 (0.77%) SSL
4 1 (0.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (32.05%) MySQL
2 59 (22.78%) Redis
3 55 (21.24%) PostgreSQL
4 35 (13.51%) MongoDB
5 34 (13.13%) NoSQL
6 31 (11.97%) Relational Database
7 16 (6.18%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (5.79%) Hadoop
9 11 (4.25%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.16%) Big Data
10 3 (1.16%) HBase
11 1 (0.39%) QlikView
11 1 (0.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 122 (47.10%) Git (software)
2 109 (42.08%) Cucumber
3 55 (21.24%) Jenkins
4 40 (15.44%) Selenium
5 34 (13.13%) Capybara
6 17 (6.56%) JIRA
7 16 (6.18%) JUnit
7 16 (6.18%) WATIR
8 15 (5.79%) JMeter
9 14 (5.41%) Vagrant
10 13 (5.02%) LoadRunner
11 11 (4.25%) Mockito
11 11 (4.25%) WebDriver
12 9 (3.47%) Hudson
12 9 (3.47%) Subversion
13 6 (2.32%) Appium
13 6 (2.32%) Jasmine
13 6 (2.32%) PhantomJS
14 5 (1.93%) Calabash
15 4 (1.54%) eggPlant
General
1 33 (12.74%) Marketing
2 30 (11.58%) Law
3 24 (9.27%) Advertising
4 22 (8.49%) Games
5 15 (5.79%) Finance
6 12 (4.63%) Billing
7 11 (4.25%) Retail
8 6 (2.32%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.93%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.16%) Banking
10 3 (1.16%) iGaming
10 3 (1.16%) Multimedia
10 3 (1.16%) Online Betting
11 1 (0.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 174 (67.18%) Developer
2 105 (40.54%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 82 (31.66%) Ruby Developer
4 62 (23.94%) Senior Developer
5 42 (16.22%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
6 27 (10.42%) Lead Developer
7 25 (9.65%) Senior Ruby Developer
8 18 (6.95%) JavaScript Developer
9 17 (6.56%) QA Engineer
10 15 (5.79%) QA Automation Engineer
11 14 (5.41%) Ruby Engineer
12 11 (4.25%) Automation Tester
12 11 (4.25%) HTML Developer
12 11 (4.25%) Technical Director
12 11 (4.25%) Tester
13 9 (3.47%) Automation Engineer
13 9 (3.47%) Games Developer
13 9 (3.47%) HTML CSS Developer
13 9 (3.47%) Java Developer
13 9 (3.47%) Senior Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (76.45%) Ruby on Rails
2 132 (50.97%) CSS
2 132 (50.97%) HTML
3 98 (37.84%) HTML5
4 84 (32.43%) AngularJS
5 80 (30.89%) jQuery
6 79 (30.50%) CSS3
7 36 (13.90%) Backbone.js
8 33 (12.74%) Spine.js
9 30 (11.58%) React
10 29 (11.20%) REST
11 28 (10.81%) Ember.js
11 28 (10.81%) Flash
12 25 (9.65%) JSON
13 18 (6.95%) Django
13 18 (6.95%) Node.js
13 18 (6.95%) Sinatra
13 18 (6.95%) Web Services
14 17 (6.56%) Sidekiq
15 14 (5.41%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 47 (18.15%) User Experience
2 33 (12.74%) Mobile App
3 32 (12.36%) Computer Science
4 28 (10.81%) Artificial Intelligence
5 7 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.70%) Fintech
6 6 (2.32%) Data Extraction
7 3 (1.16%) Blog
7 3 (1.16%) Online Games
8 2 (0.77%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.77%) Life Science
8 2 (0.77%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.77%) Social Network
8 2 (0.77%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.39%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 83 (32.05%) Linux
2 21 (8.11%) Apple iOS
3 20 (7.72%) Unix
4 17 (6.56%) Android
5 5 (1.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (64.48%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (41.70%) TDD
3 81 (31.27%) BDD
4 52 (20.08%) Scrum
5 46 (17.76%) Test Automation
6 42 (16.22%) DevOps
7 38 (14.67%) Kanban
8 35 (13.51%) Front End Development
8 35 (13.51%) OO
9 34 (13.13%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (9.27%) SOA
11 23 (8.88%) Data Modelling
12 22 (8.49%) Continuous Delivery
13 21 (8.11%) Microservices
14 19 (7.34%) Web Development
15 18 (6.95%) OOP
15 18 (6.95%) QA Automation
16 17 (6.56%) E-Commerce
16 17 (6.56%) Mentoring
17 14 (5.41%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 233 (89.96%) Ruby
2 147 (56.76%) JavaScript
3 57 (22.01%) Python
4 51 (19.69%) Java
5 36 (13.90%) PHP
6 23 (8.88%) C++
7 20 (7.72%) Scala
7 20 (7.72%) SQL
8 17 (6.56%) Go
9 13 (5.02%) Groovy
10 5 (1.93%) Perl
11 4 (1.54%) C#
11 4 (1.54%) Elixir
12 3 (1.16%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.16%) Haskell
13 2 (0.77%) CoffeeScript
13 2 (0.77%) Erlang
13 2 (0.77%) R
14 1 (0.39%) C
14 1 (0.39%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 32 (12.36%) Degree
2 11 (4.25%) OCP
2 11 (4.25%) Oracle Certification
3 6 (2.32%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.54%) ISEB
4 4 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (13.90%) QA
2 4 (1.54%) SDET
3 2 (0.77%) WAI
System Software
1 21 (8.11%) Docker
2 5 (1.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (1.93%) Squid
2 5 (1.93%) Varnish
3 3 (1.16%) iptables
3 3 (1.16%) KVM
3 3 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.16%) VirtualBox
3 3 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.16%) Xen
4 2 (0.77%) LXC
Systems Management
1 42 (16.22%) Puppet
2 40 (15.44%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (8.11%) Ansible
4 7 (2.70%) Nagios
4 7 (2.70%) Salt
5 4 (1.54%) Kubernetes
6 3 (1.16%) Mesos
7 2 (0.77%) CFEngine
7 2 (0.77%) Kibana
8 1 (0.39%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 11 (4.25%) Oracle
2 8 (3.09%) Rackspace
3 7 (2.70%) IBM
4 5 (1.93%) Adobe
4 5 (1.93%) Akamai
4 5 (1.93%) AppDynamics
4 5 (1.93%) F5
4 5 (1.93%) Fiorano
4 5 (1.93%) Red Hat
4 5 (1.93%) Terracotta
5 4 (1.54%) Google
6 3 (1.16%) VMware
7 2 (0.77%) HP
8 1 (0.39%) Facebook
8 1 (0.39%) SAP
8 1 (0.39%) Tableau
8 1 (0.39%) T-Plan
8 1 (0.39%) Twitter
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