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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RSpec
Rank - - 193
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.049%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
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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
736 578 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.99% 14.90% 15.12%
Number of salaries quoted 638 498 560
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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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

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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

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Top 8 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Sahi
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

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Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Sahi
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago