The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
RSpec
England / Yorkshire
Rank - 246 266
Permanent jobs citing RSpec 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.061% 0.013%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.30% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £43,750 -
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -16.19% -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 Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1131 1315 1104
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 21.15% 20.22% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 978 1052 964
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

RSpec
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

RSpec
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for RSpec in Yorkshire

RSpec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 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

RSpec
Top Related IT Skills in 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%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
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