Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 290 272 -
Rank change year-on-year -18 - +283
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 2 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.025% 0.080% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.11% 0.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Manchester median annual salary £67,500 £44,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.69% - -
North West median annual salary £67,500 £44,000 £27,250
% change year-on-year +53.41% +61.47% -63.67%

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 Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1842 1716 1520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 23.30% 23.01% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1521 1550 1355
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%

RSpec
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for RSpec in Manchester

RSpec
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for RSpec in Manchester

RSpec
Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

Salary histogram for RSpec in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for RSpec.

1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) Fedora
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Planning Poker
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon SQS

RSpec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Fedora
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Planning Poker
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Kibana
1 1 (50.00%) logstash
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Terraform