The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for RSpec skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RSpec over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

RSpec
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 211 231
Rank change year-on-year +30 +20  
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 3 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.092% 0.11% 0.039%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.53% 0.87% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £47,500 £62,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% -4.54%  

RSpec is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 569 573 593
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 17.41% 12.73% 11.50%
Number of salaries quoted 484 528 452
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing RSpec as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for RSpec in Berkshire

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Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for RSpec in Berkshire

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Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RSpec within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +27 2 - -
Ascot - 1 £47,500 - 1
RSpec
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for RSpec.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) JBehave
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Ranorex
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Logistics
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (66.67%) JBehave
2 2 (66.67%) Ranorex
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Sublime Text
3 1 (33.33%) TextMate
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Games
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Test Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Test Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) API Testing
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Logistics
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Ascot, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago