The first table below looks at the demand for RSpec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited RSpec over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Stevenage region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RSpec
Rank 37 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 1.77% 0.71% -
As % of the Development Applications category 9.30% 3.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £54,250 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +15.78%
Development Applications Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
43 30 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 19.03% 21.43% 31.80%
Number of salaries quoted 37 12 80
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
RSpec
Hertfordshire

RSpec
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

RSpec Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

RSpec
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

RSpec Salary Trend in Stevenage

RSpec
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)

RSpec
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Web Engineer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Python
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago