The table below looks at the statistics for RSpec skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSpec over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RSpec
England / South East
Rank - 430 440
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 0 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.10% 0.097%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.58% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 11
Median salary - £46,250 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +30.28%
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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
2692 3477 3375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 18.06% 17.77% 16.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2343 3079 2894
Median salary £45,750 £45,000 £42,977
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,957 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

RSpec
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

RSpec Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

RSpec
Salary Trend in the South East

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

RSpec Salary Trend in the South East

RSpec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 South East region with a requirement for RSpec.

1 7 (100.00%) OOP
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
2 5 (71.43%) Jasmine
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (71.43%) Ansible
2 5 (71.43%) Docker
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
2 5 (71.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 5 (71.43%) React
2 5 (71.43%) Lambda Expressions
2 5 (71.43%) Mocha
2 5 (71.43%) OpenUP
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Python
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) e-Learning

RSpec
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (71.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (28.57%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SSH
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
2 5 (71.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (71.43%) Jasmine
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) Mocha
3 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (28.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) Lambda Expressions
1 5 (71.43%) React
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Animation
1 2 (28.57%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) OOP
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
2 5 (71.43%) OpenUP
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) Python
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Ansible
1 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet