The table below looks at the statistics for RSpec skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSpec over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RSpec
Rank - - 76
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £28,636
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +27.90%
RSpec
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Development Applications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
130 198 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 17.57% 25.00% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 106 169 93
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,500 £66,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

RSpec
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RSpec across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

RSpec Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

RSpec
Salary Trend in the North East

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

RSpec Salary Trend in the North East