Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for RSpec skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RSpec over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

RSpec
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 247 - 273
Rank change year-on-year - +273 +21
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.11% - 0.055%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.59% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Hampshire median annual salary £47,500 - £52,500
10th Percentile £33,375 - £48,750
90th Percentile £53,125 - £56,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -9.09% +29.41%

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

All Development Application Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1179 1381 1608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 18.80% 20.11% 22.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1082 1217 1375
Hampshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £28,100
90th Percentile £61,925 £60,000 £61,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

RSpec
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing RSpec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for RSpec in Hampshire

RSpec
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for RSpec in Hampshire

RSpec
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing RSpec in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for RSpec in Hampshire

RSpec
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RSpec within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Farnborough - 4 £47,500 -
Southampton - 2 £36,750 -
RSpec
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for RSpec.

1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) JIRA
2 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) Cucumber
3 5 (71.43%) QA
3 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 4 (57.14%) ISEB
4 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
4 4 (57.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Test Management
4 4 (57.14%) Perl
4 4 (57.14%) Java
4 4 (57.14%) BDD
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
4 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
4 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Line Management
4 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
4 4 (57.14%) Coaching
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) PHP
5 2 (28.57%) SQL

RSpec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Cucumber
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
1 6 (85.71%) JIRA
1 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 2 (28.57%) Capybara
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Test Lead
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Tester
2 2 (28.57%) QA Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) QA Leader
3 1 (14.29%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) CSS3
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (14.29%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
3 4 (57.14%) BDD
3 4 (57.14%) Coaching
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Line Management
3 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) Test Management
3 4 (57.14%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (14.29%) QA Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Ruby
2 6 (85.71%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA