The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 66 77
Rank change year-on-year +16 +11  
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.87% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.17% 1.18% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £50,000 - £26,000
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 Guildford with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 72 85 146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 20.93% 14.48% 21.07%
Number of salaries quoted 64 67 133
Median salary £41,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.54% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

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Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for RSpec in Guildford

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 Guildford region with a requirement for RSpec.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Ruby
1 8 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (75.00%) GitHub
2 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) OOD
3 4 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 4 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) PHP
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) Workflow
5 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (25.00%) Fintech
5 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (25.00%) AWS OpsWorks
6 1 (12.50%) Elixir
6 1 (12.50%) React
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
6 1 (12.50%) Node.js

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) GitHub
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) AWS OpsWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Web Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Digital Developer
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) Node.js
3 1 (12.50%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Fintech
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 4 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) OOD
3 4 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
5 2 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Ruby
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) Elixir