The table below looks at the statistics for RSpec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSpec over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
RSpec
Rank 135 - 144
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% - 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.67% - 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £55,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +41.93%
RSpec
Berkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
300 256 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 16.55% 11.56% 13.91%
Number of salaries quoted 262 212 284
Median salary £50,000 £48,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

RSpec
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

RSpec Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

RSpec
Salary Trend in Reading

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

RSpec Salary Trend in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Reading region with a requirement for RSpec.

1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) OOP
1 11 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 11 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 10 (90.91%) BDD
2 10 (90.91%) Test Automation
2 10 (90.91%) C#
2 10 (90.91%) Selenium
2 10 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (90.91%) Ranorex
2 10 (90.91%) JBehave
2 10 (90.91%) API Testing
2 10 (90.91%) Web Services
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) MS Excel
2 10 (90.91%) HP UFT
2 10 (90.91%) Telecoms
2 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 10 (90.91%) Games
2 10 (90.91%) Banking
2 10 (90.91%) Retail
2 10 (90.91%) Subversion
2 10 (90.91%) Logistics
2 10 (90.91%) Ajax
3 7 (63.64%) Performance Testing
4 4 (36.36%) IBM
4 4 (36.36%) HP

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 10 (90.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SSH
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 11 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (90.91%) HP UFT
2 10 (90.91%) JBehave
2 10 (90.91%) Ranorex
2 10 (90.91%) Selenium
2 10 (90.91%) Subversion
3 4 (36.36%) eggPlant
3 4 (36.36%) Rational Functional Tester
4 2 (18.18%) JMeter
4 2 (18.18%) LoadRunner
4 2 (18.18%) SilkPerformer
General
1 10 (90.91%) Banking
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
1 10 (90.91%) Games
1 10 (90.91%) Retail
1 10 (90.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Specialist
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Test Specialist
1 5 (45.45%) Technical Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Test Automation Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Test Automation Specialist
1 5 (45.45%) Test Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Test Specialist
2 1 (9.09%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 10 (90.91%) Ajax
2 10 (90.91%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) React
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) OOP
2 10 (90.91%) API Testing
2 10 (90.91%) BDD
2 10 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (90.91%) Logistics
2 10 (90.91%) Test Automation
3 7 (63.64%) Performance Testing
4 4 (36.36%) DevOps
4 4 (36.36%) Functional Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
4 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Presales
6 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Coaching
7 1 (9.09%) OO
7 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (90.91%) C#
2 10 (90.91%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) HP
1 4 (36.36%) IBM