The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RSpec
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank - 103 92
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 0 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.39% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category - 2.07% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 3
Median salary - £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +42.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -16.19% -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 Glasgow with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 189 242 183
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 20.70% 18.66% 16.19%
Number of salaries quoted 97 147 121
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

RSpec
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

RSpec
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for RSpec in Glasgow