The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RSpec
Rank 183 175 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 1 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.025% 0.29% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.17% 1.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Average salary £56,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
Development Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
575 633 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.56% 15.07% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 472 557 484
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
RSpec
North West

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

RSpec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing RSpec also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RSpec.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MSMQ
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WF
1 1 (100.00%) Haskell
1 1 (100.00%) Erlang
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) F#
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow

RSpec
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing RSpec also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RSpec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MSMQ
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WF
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (100.00%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) ATDD
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Haskell
1 1 (100.00%) Erlang
1 1 (100.00%) F#
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle