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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RSpec
Rank 509 582 645
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +63
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 133 90 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.71% 1.20% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 128 86 58
Median salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £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
7761 7484 8768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 19.39% 16.94% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6823 6292 7509
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 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +49 20 £61,250 -2.00% 3
RSpec
England

RSpec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 211 (95.48%) Ruby
2 156 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 146 (66.06%) Ruby on Rails
4 130 (58.82%) TDD
5 129 (58.37%) JavaScript
6 121 (54.75%) HTML
7 113 (51.13%) Cucumber
8 110 (49.77%) Git (software)
8 110 (49.77%) CSS
9 90 (40.72%) Python
10 85 (38.46%) BDD
10 85 (38.46%) AngularJS
11 82 (37.10%) Java
12 81 (36.65%) Test Automation
13 77 (34.84%) HTML5
13 77 (34.84%) Jenkins
14 76 (34.39%) MySQL
15 66 (29.86%) PHP
16 63 (28.51%) Linux
17 62 (28.05%) Scrum
18 61 (27.60%) Amazon AWS
18 61 (27.60%) Puppet
19 58 (26.24%) Kanban
20 50 (22.62%) jQuery
21 48 (21.72%) DevOps
22 47 (21.27%) Selenium
22 47 (21.27%) CSS3
23 46 (20.81%) Computer Science
23 46 (20.81%) Degree
24 45 (20.36%) 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 19 (8.60%) Apache
1 19 (8.60%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (7.69%) nginx
3 9 (4.07%) Drupal
4 8 (3.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 8 (3.62%) Lightstreamer
4 8 (3.62%) Tomcat
4 8 (3.62%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.45%) CMS
5 1 (0.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (2.71%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 61 (27.60%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (15.84%) GitHub
3 17 (7.69%) Heroku
4 16 (7.24%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (6.33%) Amazon S3
5 14 (6.33%) Route 53
6 8 (3.62%) SaaS
7 7 (3.17%) PaaS
8 3 (1.36%) CloudFront
8 3 (1.36%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.45%) Engine Yard
9 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.62%) HTTP
2 3 (1.36%) Firewall
2 3 (1.36%) Kerberos
2 3 (1.36%) LDAP
2 3 (1.36%) VPN
3 2 (0.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (34.39%) MySQL
2 39 (17.65%) Redis
3 38 (17.19%) PostgreSQL
4 36 (16.29%) Relational Database
5 32 (14.48%) Hadoop
6 17 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (4.98%) MongoDB
8 9 (4.07%) NoSQL
9 6 (2.71%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.36%) Big Data
10 3 (1.36%) HBase
Development Applications
1 113 (51.13%) Cucumber
2 110 (49.77%) Git (software)
3 77 (34.84%) Jenkins
4 47 (21.27%) Selenium
5 31 (14.03%) Capybara
6 18 (8.14%) WebDriver
7 17 (7.69%) WATIR
8 16 (7.24%) JUnit
9 13 (5.88%) Jasmine
10 10 (4.52%) JIRA
11 9 (4.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (4.07%) Hudson
11 9 (4.07%) Subversion
11 9 (4.07%) Vagrant
12 8 (3.62%) JMeter
13 7 (3.17%) Calabash
13 7 (3.17%) LoadRunner
14 6 (2.71%) Mockito
14 6 (2.71%) SoapUI
15 5 (2.26%) TeamCity
General
1 42 (19.00%) Advertising
2 23 (10.41%) Finance
3 20 (9.05%) Marketing
4 15 (6.79%) Law
5 9 (4.07%) Games
6 5 (2.26%) Online Betting
6 5 (2.26%) Retail
6 5 (2.26%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.81%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.45%) Billing
8 1 (0.45%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 155 (70.14%) Developer
2 76 (34.39%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 66 (29.86%) Ruby Developer
4 65 (29.41%) Senior Developer
5 31 (14.03%) Senior Ruby Developer
6 28 (12.67%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
7 25 (11.31%) Tester
8 23 (10.41%) Automation Tester
9 18 (8.14%) QA Engineer
9 18 (8.14%) Ruby Engineer
10 17 (7.69%) QA Automation Engineer
11 13 (5.88%) Developer in Test
12 12 (5.43%) JavaScript Developer
13 11 (4.98%) Ruby Automation Tester
14 10 (4.52%) HTML Developer
14 10 (4.52%) Software Developer
14 10 (4.52%) Software Tester
14 10 (4.52%) Test Automation Developer
15 8 (3.62%) Applications Developer
15 8 (3.62%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (66.06%) Ruby on Rails
2 121 (54.75%) HTML
3 110 (49.77%) CSS
4 85 (38.46%) AngularJS
5 77 (34.84%) HTML5
6 50 (22.62%) jQuery
7 47 (21.27%) CSS3
8 37 (16.74%) Ember.js
9 29 (13.12%) React
10 27 (12.22%) REST
11 24 (10.86%) Django
12 16 (7.24%) Backbone.js
13 15 (6.79%) JSON
13 15 (6.79%) Sass
13 15 (6.79%) Sidekiq
13 15 (6.79%) Web Services
14 13 (5.88%) Node.js
15 11 (4.98%) Spine.js
15 11 (4.98%) Symfony
16 9 (4.07%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 46 (20.81%) Computer Science
2 24 (10.86%) User Experience
3 23 (10.41%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.52%) Fintech
5 9 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.71%) Artificial Intelligence
6 6 (2.71%) Blog
7 5 (2.26%) Online Games
8 3 (1.36%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.90%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.45%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.45%) New Media
10 1 (0.45%) Social Network
10 1 (0.45%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 63 (28.51%) Linux
2 45 (20.36%) Unix
3 13 (5.88%) Android
3 13 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 7 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (58.82%) TDD
3 85 (38.46%) BDD
4 81 (36.65%) Test Automation
5 62 (28.05%) Scrum
6 58 (26.24%) Kanban
7 48 (21.72%) DevOps
8 41 (18.55%) Data Modelling
9 37 (16.74%) Continuous Integration
9 37 (16.74%) OO
10 33 (14.93%) SOA
11 30 (13.57%) Machine Learning
12 29 (13.12%) MapReduce
13 28 (12.67%) E-Commerce
14 24 (10.86%) Front End Development
15 23 (10.41%) Open Source
16 21 (9.50%) Continuous Delivery
17 19 (8.60%) OOP
18 18 (8.14%) Automated Testing
19 17 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 211 (95.48%) Ruby
2 129 (58.37%) JavaScript
3 90 (40.72%) Python
4 82 (37.10%) Java
5 66 (29.86%) PHP
6 41 (18.55%) C++
7 17 (7.69%) Scala
8 15 (6.79%) SQL
9 11 (4.98%) Go
10 10 (4.52%) C#
11 8 (3.62%) Perl
12 6 (2.71%) CoffeeScript
12 6 (2.71%) Groovy
13 3 (1.36%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.36%) Haskell
14 2 (0.90%) Erlang
15 1 (0.45%) C
15 1 (0.45%) Elixir
15 1 (0.45%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.45%) R
Qualifications
1 46 (20.81%) Degree
2 6 (2.71%) OCP
2 6 (2.71%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (1.81%) ISEB
3 4 (1.81%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (15.38%) QA
2 7 (3.17%) SDET
3 1 (0.45%) WAI
System Software
1 14 (6.33%) Docker
2 8 (3.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 8 (3.62%) Squid
2 8 (3.62%) Varnish
3 3 (1.36%) iptables
3 3 (1.36%) KVM
3 3 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.36%) VirtualBox
3 3 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.36%) Xen
Systems Management
1 61 (27.60%) Puppet
2 18 (8.14%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (7.69%) Ansible
4 8 (3.62%) Nagios
4 8 (3.62%) Salt
5 4 (1.81%) Kubernetes
6 3 (1.36%) Mesos
Vendors
1 8 (3.62%) Adobe
1 8 (3.62%) Akamai
1 8 (3.62%) AppDynamics
1 8 (3.62%) F5
1 8 (3.62%) Fiorano
1 8 (3.62%) IBM
1 8 (3.62%) Red Hat
1 8 (3.62%) Terracotta
2 6 (2.71%) Oracle
2 6 (2.71%) Rackspace
3 4 (1.81%) Google
4 3 (1.36%) VMware
5 1 (0.45%) Facebook
5 1 (0.45%) T-Plan
5 1 (0.45%) Twitter
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Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum + good bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nixor
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: equity
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: equity
Posted: 19 days ago
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Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 18 days ago