The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 234 243 290
Rank change year-on-year +9 +47  
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 2 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.039% 0.30% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.19% 1.71% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 27
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £73,000 £65,000
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 the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1057 1110 1481
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 20.54% 17.48% 14.26%
Number of salaries quoted 926 1019 1283
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
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 the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

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Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for RSpec in the City of London

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 City of London region with a requirement for RSpec.

1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Clojure
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Java SE
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) OCP
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (66.67%) Vagrant

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (33.33%) CloudFront
3 1 (33.33%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Vagrant
2 1 (33.33%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Java SE
1 2 (66.67%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Microservices
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Clojure
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) OCP
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
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