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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RSpec
Rank 504 600 600
Rank change year-on-year
+96 0
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 127 78 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.67% 1.00% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 119 72 63
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,500 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.36% +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
7583 7795 8515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.22% 17.49% 17.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6678 6557 7276
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 £37,500
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +72 23 £65,000 +15.55% 4
RSpec
England

RSpec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 230 (92.00%) Ruby
2 176 (70.40%) Agile Software Development
3 172 (68.80%) Ruby on Rails
4 148 (59.20%) JavaScript
5 141 (56.40%) HTML
6 134 (53.60%) TDD
7 130 (52.00%) CSS
8 125 (50.00%) Git (software)
9 118 (47.20%) Cucumber
10 94 (37.60%) HTML5
11 92 (36.80%) BDD
12 88 (35.20%) AngularJS
12 88 (35.20%) Python
13 86 (34.40%) MySQL
14 82 (32.80%) Test Automation
15 80 (32.00%) Jenkins
16 79 (31.60%) Java
17 75 (30.00%) Linux
18 68 (27.20%) jQuery
19 67 (26.80%) Scrum
20 65 (26.00%) Amazon AWS
20 65 (26.00%) Puppet
21 63 (25.20%) CSS3
22 61 (24.40%) PHP
23 60 (24.00%) Kanban
24 52 (20.80%) DevOps
25 51 (20.40%) Redis
26 47 (18.80%) Computer Science
26 47 (18.80%) Degree
27 45 (18.00%) Unix

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 26 (10.40%) nginx
2 22 (8.80%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (7.60%) Apache
4 9 (3.60%) Drupal
5 8 (3.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 8 (3.20%) Lightstreamer
5 8 (3.20%) Tomcat
5 8 (3.20%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.80%) Confluence
7 1 (0.40%) CMS
7 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (6.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 65 (26.00%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (14.00%) GitHub
3 16 (6.40%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (6.40%) Heroku
4 15 (6.00%) Amazon S3
4 15 (6.00%) Route 53
5 12 (4.80%) SaaS
6 7 (2.80%) PaaS
7 4 (1.60%) CloudFront
8 3 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.20%) HTTP
2 3 (1.20%) Firewall
2 3 (1.20%) Kerberos
2 3 (1.20%) LDAP
2 3 (1.20%) VPN
3 2 (0.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (34.40%) MySQL
2 51 (20.40%) Redis
3 44 (17.60%) PostgreSQL
4 39 (15.60%) Relational Database
5 32 (12.80%) Hadoop
6 20 (8.00%) MongoDB
7 18 (7.20%) Apache Cassandra
7 18 (7.20%) NoSQL
8 9 (3.60%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.20%) Big Data
9 3 (1.20%) HBase
Development Applications
1 125 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 118 (47.20%) Cucumber
3 80 (32.00%) Jenkins
4 44 (17.60%) Selenium
5 34 (13.60%) Capybara
6 16 (6.40%) JUnit
6 16 (6.40%) WATIR
7 15 (6.00%) WebDriver
8 14 (5.60%) Jasmine
9 12 (4.80%) JIRA
9 12 (4.80%) Vagrant
10 10 (4.00%) Hudson
10 10 (4.00%) JMeter
10 10 (4.00%) LoadRunner
11 9 (3.60%) Mockito
11 9 (3.60%) Subversion
12 8 (3.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 7 (2.80%) Calabash
14 5 (2.00%) Appium
14 5 (2.00%) PhantomJS
General
1 42 (16.80%) Advertising
2 28 (11.20%) Marketing
3 22 (8.80%) Law
4 21 (8.40%) Finance
5 14 (5.60%) Games
6 6 (2.40%) Retail
7 5 (2.00%) Billing
7 5 (2.00%) Online Betting
7 5 (2.00%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.60%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.40%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 176 (70.40%) Developer
2 93 (37.20%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 74 (29.60%) Ruby Developer
4 73 (29.20%) Senior Developer
5 36 (14.40%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
6 34 (13.60%) Senior Ruby Developer
7 24 (9.60%) Tester
8 22 (8.80%) Automation Tester
9 21 (8.40%) QA Engineer
10 19 (7.60%) QA Automation Engineer
11 18 (7.20%) Ruby Engineer
12 15 (6.00%) Lead Developer
13 13 (5.20%) JavaScript Developer
14 12 (4.80%) Developer in Test
15 11 (4.40%) HTML Developer
16 10 (4.00%) Software Developer
16 10 (4.00%) Software Tester
16 10 (4.00%) Test Automation Developer
17 9 (3.60%) HTML CSS Developer
17 9 (3.60%) Ruby Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (68.80%) Ruby on Rails
2 141 (56.40%) HTML
3 130 (52.00%) CSS
4 94 (37.60%) HTML5
5 88 (35.20%) AngularJS
6 68 (27.20%) jQuery
7 63 (25.20%) CSS3
8 37 (14.80%) Ember.js
9 30 (12.00%) React
9 30 (12.00%) REST
10 26 (10.40%) Backbone.js
10 26 (10.40%) Django
11 20 (8.00%) Spine.js
12 18 (7.20%) JSON
12 18 (7.20%) Sidekiq
13 15 (6.00%) Flash
13 15 (6.00%) Node.js
13 15 (6.00%) Sass
13 15 (6.00%) Web Services
14 12 (4.80%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 47 (18.80%) Computer Science
2 34 (13.60%) User Experience
3 30 (12.00%) Mobile App
4 15 (6.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 9 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.80%) Fintech
7 5 (2.00%) Blog
7 5 (2.00%) Online Games
8 3 (1.20%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.80%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.80%) Social Network
10 1 (0.40%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.40%) Life Science
10 1 (0.40%) New Media
10 1 (0.40%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.40%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 75 (30.00%) Linux
2 45 (18.00%) Unix
3 20 (8.00%) Apple iOS
4 18 (7.20%) Android
5 7 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (70.40%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (53.60%) TDD
3 92 (36.80%) BDD
4 82 (32.80%) Test Automation
5 67 (26.80%) Scrum
6 60 (24.00%) Kanban
7 52 (20.80%) DevOps
8 41 (16.40%) Data Modelling
8 41 (16.40%) OO
9 39 (15.60%) Continuous Integration
10 35 (14.00%) SOA
11 30 (12.00%) Front End Development
11 30 (12.00%) Machine Learning
12 29 (11.60%) MapReduce
13 25 (10.00%) E-Commerce
14 24 (9.60%) Continuous Delivery
15 20 (8.00%) Microservices
15 20 (8.00%) OOP
15 20 (8.00%) Open Source
16 18 (7.20%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 230 (92.00%) Ruby
2 148 (59.20%) JavaScript
3 88 (35.20%) Python
4 79 (31.60%) Java
5 61 (24.40%) PHP
6 41 (16.40%) C++
7 20 (8.00%) Scala
8 17 (6.80%) SQL
9 14 (5.60%) Go
10 9 (3.60%) Groovy
11 8 (3.20%) Perl
12 5 (2.00%) C#
12 5 (2.00%) CoffeeScript
13 3 (1.20%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.20%) Haskell
14 2 (0.80%) Erlang
15 1 (0.40%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.40%) C
15 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.40%) R
Qualifications
1 47 (18.80%) Degree
2 9 (3.60%) OCP
2 9 (3.60%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (1.60%) ISEB
3 4 (1.60%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (12.80%) QA
2 4 (1.60%) SDET
3 2 (0.80%) WAI
System Software
1 18 (7.20%) Docker
2 8 (3.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 8 (3.20%) Squid
2 8 (3.20%) Varnish
3 3 (1.20%) iptables
3 3 (1.20%) KVM
3 3 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.20%) VirtualBox
3 3 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.20%) Xen
4 1 (0.40%) LXC
Systems Management
1 65 (26.00%) Puppet
2 28 (11.20%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (8.40%) Ansible
4 9 (3.60%) Salt
5 8 (3.20%) Nagios
6 4 (1.60%) Kubernetes
7 3 (1.20%) Mesos
8 1 (0.40%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 9 (3.60%) Oracle
2 8 (3.20%) Adobe
2 8 (3.20%) Akamai
2 8 (3.20%) AppDynamics
2 8 (3.20%) F5
2 8 (3.20%) Fiorano
2 8 (3.20%) IBM
2 8 (3.20%) Red Hat
2 8 (3.20%) Terracotta
3 7 (2.80%) Rackspace
4 4 (1.60%) Google
5 3 (1.20%) VMware
6 1 (0.40%) Facebook
6 1 (0.40%) T-Plan
6 1 (0.40%) Twitter
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