The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 194 207
Rank change year-on-year +16 +13  
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 10 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.29% 0.23% 0.022%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.41% 1.26% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 1
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00%  
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 708 713 752
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 20.21% 18.04% 16.37%
Number of salaries quoted 602 621 599
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £56,900
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 West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

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Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for RSpec in West Yorkshire

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Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RSpec within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Leeds +10 10 £42,500 -15.00%
RSpec
Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for RSpec.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
1 10 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 10 (100.00%) Open Source
1 10 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 10 (100.00%) BDD
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTTP
1 10 (100.00%) Internet
1 10 (100.00%) Puppet
1 10 (100.00%) REST
1 10 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 10 (100.00%) API Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Gatling

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Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) HTTP
1 10 (100.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 10 (100.00%) Gatling
1 10 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 10 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Automation Tester
1 2 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) API Testing
1 10 (100.00%) BDD
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (100.00%) Open Source
1 10 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 10 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) Puppet