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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RSpec
Rank 166 - 197
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.21% - 0.026%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.01% - 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £60,000 - £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
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
691 730 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.50% 22.22% 14.54%
Number of salaries quoted 605 629 483
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 25 May 2016.

RSpec Salary Histogram in Manchester

RSpec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for RSpec.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 7 (100.00%) RESTEasy
1 7 (100.00%) Dropwizard
2 6 (85.71%) Grunt
2 6 (85.71%) Maven
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) Unix
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 5 (71.43%) Open Source
4 4 (57.14%) UX Design
4 4 (57.14%) WebDriver
4 4 (57.14%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (57.14%) BBC
4 4 (57.14%) DevOps
4 4 (57.14%) User Experience
4 4 (57.14%) Backbone.js
4 4 (57.14%) GitHub
5 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
5 3 (42.86%) BDD
5 3 (42.86%) Puppet

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) Grunt
2 6 (85.71%) Maven
3 4 (57.14%) WebDriver
4 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 3 (42.86%) Vagrant
5 1 (14.29%) Gatling
5 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Java Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Java Software Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Java Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Java Software Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Software Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 7 (100.00%) Dropwizard
1 7 (100.00%) JSON
1 7 (100.00%) RESTEasy
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) Backbone.js
3 3 (42.86%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) BBC
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) Open Source
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
4 4 (57.14%) DevOps
4 4 (57.14%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (57.14%) UX Design
5 3 (42.86%) BDD
6 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 2 (28.57%) Scrum
7 1 (14.29%) API Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
7 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Puppet
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