The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
RSpec
Rank 20 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 1.00% 2.29% -
As % of the Development Applications category 5.00% 13.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+29.41% +16.43%
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Hertfordshire

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

Development Applications Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
20 22 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 20.00% 16.79% 24.69%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 20
Average salary £43,750 £51,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.21% +27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £39,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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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

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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

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Top 20 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber

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Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby