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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

RSpec
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 201 216
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.045% 0.020%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.22% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -14.28% -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 752 920 697
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 20.82% 20.76% 13.82%
Number of salaries quoted 656 754 595
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
1 8 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (87.50%) WebDriver
2 7 (87.50%) JSON
2 7 (87.50%) XML
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) HTTP
3 6 (75.00%) BDD
3 6 (75.00%) Functional Testing
4 5 (62.50%) Exploratory Testing
4 5 (62.50%) Ruby
4 5 (62.50%) Advertising
5 4 (50.00%) QA
5 4 (50.00%) Python
5 4 (50.00%) Unix
5 4 (50.00%) Puppet
5 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
6 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 3 (37.50%) Dropwizard
6 3 (37.50%) RESTEasy
6 3 (37.50%) Linux
6 3 (37.50%) Java
7 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (25.00%) OO
7 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming

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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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 8 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (87.50%) WebDriver
3 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 2 (25.00%) Jasmine
5 2 (25.00%) Vagrant
6 1 (12.50%) Firebug
6 1 (12.50%) Gatling
6 1 (12.50%) Grunt
6 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 5 (62.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 4 (50.00%) QA Automation Tester
1 4 (50.00%) QA Tester
1 4 (50.00%) Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer in Test
3 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) JSON
1 7 (87.50%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 3 (37.50%) Dropwizard
3 3 (37.50%) RESTEasy
4 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) RESTful
5 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) BDD
2 6 (75.00%) Functional Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (12.50%) Product Management
5 1 (12.50%) Refactoring
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
5 1 (12.50%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) Ruby
3 4 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) Scala
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) TOWER Software