The table below looks at the statistics for RSpec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSpec over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RSpec
Rank - 195 179
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.025% 0.027%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.14% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
RSpec
North West

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
728 734 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.11% 18.25% 14.98%
Number of salaries quoted 626 686 484
Average salary £43,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.17% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

RSpec
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RSpec across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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