The table below looks at the statistics for RSpec skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSpec over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RSpec
England / North West
Rank 237 225 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 14 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.24% 0.054% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.15% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 0
Median salary £44,000 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.19% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%

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 West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1215 1135 1204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.41% 20.36% 17.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 998 1101
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

RSpec
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing RSpec as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

RSpec Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

RSpec
Salary Trend in the North West

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

RSpec Salary Trend in the North West

RSpec
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RSpec across the North West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

RSpec Salary Histogram in the North West

RSpec
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RSpec within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 14 £44,000 - 1
RSpec
England

RSpec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for RSpec.

1 17 (100.00%) Ruby
1 17 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 17 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (88.24%) git-flow
3 12 (70.59%) Vagrant
3 12 (70.59%) Capistrano
4 11 (64.71%) Resque
5 10 (58.82%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (35.29%) TDD
6 6 (35.29%) Process Management
7 5 (29.41%) User Stories
7 5 (29.41%) JSON
8 4 (23.53%) iPad
8 4 (23.53%) B2B
8 4 (23.53%) OOP
9 2 (11.76%) Web Development
10 1 (5.88%) Pair Programming
10 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
10 1 (5.88%) Scrum
10 1 (5.88%) VLE
10 1 (5.88%) MVC
10 1 (5.88%) Advertising
10 1 (5.88%) CMS
10 1 (5.88%) HTML
10 1 (5.88%) Java
10 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
10 1 (5.88%) PHP
10 1 (5.88%) SQL
10 1 (5.88%) MySQL

RSpec
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (88.24%) git-flow
3 12 (70.59%) Vagrant
4 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.88%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (88.24%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 11 (64.71%) Resque
3 5 (29.41%) JSON
4 1 (5.88%) Ember.js
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) REST
4 1 (5.88%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) iPad
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (35.29%) Process Management
1 6 (35.29%) TDD
2 5 (29.41%) User Stories
3 4 (23.53%) B2B
3 4 (23.53%) OOP
4 2 (11.76%) Web Development
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
5 1 (5.88%) Pair Programming
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (70.59%) Capistrano
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
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