The first table below looks at the demand for RSpec skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSpec over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the South Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RSpec
Rank 72 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 8 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.87% - 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.00% - 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 2
Average salary £37,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -25.00%
Development Applications Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
160 134 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.47% 18.11% 12.04%
Number of salaries quoted 148 121 88
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
RSpec
Yorkshire

RSpec
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

RSpec Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

RSpec
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

RSpec Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RSpec within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Sheffield - 8 £37,500 -
RSpec
Yorkshire

RSpec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
3 7 (77.78%) Cucumber
3 7 (77.78%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (77.78%) TDD
3 7 (77.78%) MySQL
4 6 (66.67%) Web Services
4 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (66.67%) Open Source
4 6 (66.67%) RubyMotion
4 6 (66.67%) Puppet
4 6 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (66.67%) Apache Cordova
4 6 (66.67%) PhoneGap
4 6 (66.67%) CoffeeScript
4 6 (66.67%) Backbone.js
4 6 (66.67%) Facebook
4 6 (66.67%) Twitter
4 6 (66.67%) Ember.js
4 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 1 (11.11%) DNS
6 1 (11.11%) B2B
6 1 (11.11%) B2C

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Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) MySQL
2 6 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 7 (77.78%) Cucumber
3 6 (66.67%) PhoneGap
4 1 (11.11%) Subversion
4 1 (11.11%) JIRA
4 1 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
2 6 (66.67%) Backbone.js
2 6 (66.67%) Ember.js
2 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 6 (66.67%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) TDD
2 1 (11.11%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
2 1 (11.11%) OO
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) B2B
2 1 (11.11%) B2C
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby
2 6 (66.67%) CoffeeScript
2 6 (66.67%) RubyMotion
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (66.67%) Puppet
3 1 (11.11%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Facebook
1 6 (66.67%) Twitter