The table below looks at the statistics for RSpec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSpec over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RSpec
North West / Manchester
Rank 178 - 193
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 12 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.33% - 0.051%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.36% - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 2
Median salary £44,000 - £51,250
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £70,250
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 Manchester region.

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
882 678 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.34% 20.97% 18.58%
Number of salaries quoted 788 591 672
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

RSpec
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

RSpec Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

RSpec
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

RSpec Salary Trend in Manchester

RSpec
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RSpec across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

RSpec Salary Histogram in Manchester

RSpec
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RSpec within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 21 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
Stockport - 4 £44,000 -
RSpec
North West

RSpec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 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 Manchester region with a requirement for RSpec.

1 14 (100.00%) Ruby
1 14 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 14 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (85.71%) git-flow
3 10 (71.43%) Capistrano
3 10 (71.43%) Vagrant
4 9 (64.29%) Resque
5 8 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (35.71%) TDD
6 5 (35.71%) Process Management
7 4 (28.57%) User Stories
7 4 (28.57%) JSON
8 3 (21.43%) iPad
8 3 (21.43%) OOP
9 2 (14.29%) Web Development
10 1 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
10 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
10 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
10 1 (7.14%) Scrum
10 1 (7.14%) VLE
10 1 (7.14%) MVC
10 1 (7.14%) Advertising
10 1 (7.14%) CMS
10 1 (7.14%) HTML
10 1 (7.14%) Java
10 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
10 1 (7.14%) PHP
10 1 (7.14%) SQL
10 1 (7.14%) MySQL

RSpec
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (7.14%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (85.71%) git-flow
3 10 (71.43%) Vagrant
4 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (85.71%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 9 (64.29%) Resque
3 4 (28.57%) JSON
4 1 (7.14%) Ember.js
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) REST
4 1 (7.14%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.14%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (35.71%) Process Management
1 5 (35.71%) TDD
2 4 (28.57%) User Stories
3 3 (21.43%) OOP
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.14%) MVC
5 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) Capistrano
2 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef