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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSpec over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RSpec
Rank 390 438 438
Rank change year-on-year
+48 0
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 48 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.018% 0.031%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.41% 0.12% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 44 4 6
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3407 3467 3012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 16.54% 15.19% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2867 2952 2587
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

RSpec
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing RSpec across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing RSpec across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

RSpec Salary Histogram in the South East

RSpec
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RSpec within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 46 £65,000 - 4
Berkshire +1 2 - -
RSpec
England

RSpec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing RSpec also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RSpec.

1 61 (92.42%) Ruby
2 52 (78.79%) UNIX
3 49 (74.24%) Selenium
4 44 (66.67%) Scrum
5 41 (62.12%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (53.03%) TDD
8 33 (50.00%) Jenkins
9 30 (45.45%) Linux
10 27 (40.91%) JavaScript
11 25 (37.88%) Test Automation
12 24 (36.36%) Node.js
13 22 (33.33%) Backbone.js
13 22 (33.33%) Automation Testing
13 22 (33.33%) Underscore.js
13 22 (33.33%) React
14 19 (28.79%) Cucumber
15 18 (27.27%) RubyGems
15 18 (27.27%) WATIR
16 16 (24.24%) C#
17 15 (22.73%) SQL
18 14 (21.21%) Java
18 14 (21.21%) BDD
19 12 (18.18%) PL/SQL
19 12 (18.18%) OO
19 12 (18.18%) Python
19 12 (18.18%) Oracle
19 12 (18.18%) Automated Testing
19 12 (18.18%) Software Engineering
20 8 (12.12%) Pair Programming

RSpec
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing RSpec also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited RSpec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (36.36%) Node.js
2 2 (3.03%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 49 (74.24%) Selenium
2 33 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 19 (28.79%) Cucumber
4 18 (27.27%) RubyGems
4 18 (27.27%) WATIR
5 3 (4.55%) FitNesse
5 3 (4.55%) JIRA
6 2 (3.03%) Subversion
6 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.03%) JBehave
6 2 (3.03%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.03%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (3.03%) Appium
6 2 (3.03%) Ranorex
6 2 (3.03%) PHPUnit
6 2 (3.03%) Capybara
7 1 (1.52%) Calabash
General
1 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (40.91%) Developer
2 21 (31.82%) Automation Engineer
3 12 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 11 (16.67%) AWS Developer
5 10 (15.15%) Test Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Designer
7 6 (9.09%) Lead Designer
7 6 (9.09%) Lead Developer
8 5 (7.58%) QA Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) QA Automation Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Junior
9 3 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Agile Business Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Junior Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Junior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (33.33%) Backbone.js
1 22 (33.33%) Underscore.js
1 22 (33.33%) React
2 6 (9.09%) .NET
3 3 (4.55%) CSS
3 3 (4.55%) HTML
3 3 (4.55%) Ajax
4 2 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (3.03%) Web Services
4 2 (3.03%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) Open Source
1 4 (6.06%) Kindle
2 3 (4.55%) iPad
3 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 52 (78.79%) UNIX
2 30 (45.45%) Linux
3 2 (3.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (66.67%) Scrum
2 41 (62.12%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (53.03%) TDD
5 25 (37.88%) Test Automation
6 22 (33.33%) Automation Testing
7 14 (21.21%) BDD
8 12 (18.18%) OO
8 12 (18.18%) Automated Testing
8 12 (18.18%) Software Engineering
9 8 (12.12%) Pair Programming
10 5 (7.58%) Software Testing
11 4 (6.06%) OOP
11 4 (6.06%) OOD
11 4 (6.06%) Waterfall
12 3 (4.55%) Business Process Mapping
12 3 (4.55%) E-Commerce
12 3 (4.55%) Use Case
12 3 (4.55%) Business Analysis
13 1 (1.52%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 61 (92.42%) Ruby
2 27 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 16 (24.24%) C#
4 15 (22.73%) SQL
5 14 (21.21%) Java
6 12 (18.18%) PL/SQL
6 12 (18.18%) Python
7 2 (3.03%) PHP
7 2 (3.03%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.03%) RubyMotion
7 2 (3.03%) Apple Swift
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) QA
2 4 (6.06%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Capistrano
1 2 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) Oracle
2 3 (4.55%) hybris
2 3 (4.55%) SAP
3 2 (3.03%) Zend
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