The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

RSpec
England / East of England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 248 - 284
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 7 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.11% - 0.061%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.52% - 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 5
Median salary £46,557 - £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,614 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 - £47,500
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 East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1341 1022 1303
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 21.91% 15.18% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1150 867 1071
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 East of England

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Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for RSpec in the East of England

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Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RSpec in the East of England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for RSpec in the East of England

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Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RSpec within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 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
Cambridgeshire - 6 £46,557 -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 3
RSpec
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 East of England region with a requirement for RSpec.

1 9 (100.00%) TDD
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 8 (88.89%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (77.78%) Python
3 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (77.78%) nginx
3 7 (77.78%) Open Source
3 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
4 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
4 5 (55.56%) BDD
4 5 (55.56%) Redis
4 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 5 (55.56%) Web Services
4 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) Lucene
5 4 (44.44%) Scrum
5 4 (44.44%) PHP
5 4 (44.44%) MySQL
5 4 (44.44%) Behat
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (44.44%) PHPUnit
5 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
5 4 (44.44%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (44.44%) Life Science
5 4 (44.44%) Selenium
5 4 (44.44%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (44.44%) Vagrant

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 7 (77.78%) nginx
2 4 (44.44%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (44.44%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (44.44%) Loggly
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (55.56%) Redis
3 4 (44.44%) InfluxDB
3 4 (44.44%) MySQL
4 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 4 (44.44%) CircleCI
3 4 (44.44%) PHPUnit
3 4 (44.44%) Selenium
3 4 (44.44%) Vagrant
4 3 (33.33%) Mockito
4 3 (33.33%) TestNG
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Senior Developer
3 6 (66.67%) Ruby Developer
4 4 (44.44%) AWS Developer
4 4 (44.44%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (44.44%) DevOps Developer
4 4 (44.44%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (44.44%) Senior Ruby Developer
5 3 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) Behat
3 4 (44.44%) Ember.js
3 4 (44.44%) Lucene
3 4 (44.44%) pytest
4 3 (33.33%) J2EE
4 3 (33.33%) JSP
4 3 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (33.33%) Spring
5 1 (11.11%) Ajax
5 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 1 (11.11%) CSS
5 1 (11.11%) Haml
5 1 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) HTML5
5 1 (11.11%) RESTful
5 1 (11.11%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Life Science
2 3 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (77.78%) Open Source
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) BDD
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (44.44%) DevOps
4 4 (44.44%) Scrum
4 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
5 3 (33.33%) CRUD
5 3 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (33.33%) DNA
5 3 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
5 3 (33.33%) SDLC
5 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (33.33%) Visualisation
6 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
6 1 (11.11%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby
2 7 (77.78%) Python
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) PHP
5 3 (33.33%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Grafana
2 1 (11.11%) Capistrano
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) New Relic
1 4 (44.44%) SaltStack
2 3 (33.33%) Tableau
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
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