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Latest Data in Amazing Table Form

DPS

    Class   Spec Median     Average Std Dev Min Max Samples % of Role
Death Knight
Frost 69,147.0 24.9% 102,205.5 102,431.2 8,630 397,585 23 7.54%
Death Knight
Unholy 48,978.5 17.6% 56,197.0 19,738.8 37,550 89,281 4 1.31%
Druid
Balance 95,745.5 34.4% 151,348.3 178,707.1 14,475 602,383 8 2.62%
Druid
Feral Cat 59,769.0 21.5% 125,743.2 152,244.3 8,673 555,171 13 4.26%
Hunter
Beast Mastery 50,357.0 18.1% 83,890.0 96,300.5 3,817 429,475 24 7.87%
Hunter
Marksmanship 31,907.0 11.5% 36,030.2 21,315.2 2,110 83,487 9 2.95%
Hunter
Survival 60,001.0 21.6% 120,584.0 139,437.0 34,662 515,502 10 3.28%
Mage
Arcane 278,049.5 100.0% 344,756.8 253,828.9 91,124 731,804 4 1.31%
Mage
Fire 73,747.0 26.5% 188,298.0 175,203.0 7,562 454,261 5 1.64%
Mage
Frost 61,383.0 22.1% 93,333.3 60,788.6 20,221 224,479 19 6.23%
Paladin
Retribution 61,412.0 22.1% 100,149.8 130,089.2 1,400 618,340 24 7.87%
Priest
Shadow 55,627.0 20.0% 96,817.5 120,051.3 4,738 540,757 21 6.89%
Rogue
Assassination 158,422.0 57.0% 206,787.6 162,519.4 23,983 525,049 8 2.62%
Rogue
Combat 40,521.0 14.6% 70,543.0 59,024.1 19,619 197,916 9 2.95%
Rogue
Subtlety 42,095.0 15.1% 97,855.8 115,613.6 2,613 312,850 5 1.64%
Shaman
Elemental 57,888.0 20.8% 119,501.2 123,900.6 28,166 467,677 25 8.20%
Shaman
Enhancement 111,257.0 40.0% 390,741.8 519,412.5 543 1,332,364 8 2.62%
Warlock
Affliction 64,796.0 23.3% 64,796.0 0.0 64,796 64,796 1 0.33%
Warlock
Demonology 31,149.0 11.2% 27,802.0 12,950.9 10,534 41,723 3 0.98%
Warlock
Destruction 60,864.0 21.9% 114,249.8 135,880.7 6,957 684,304 37 12.13%
Warrior
Arms 75,335.0 27.1% 96,528.3 51,193.0 35,653 189,056 17 5.57%
Warrior
Fury 34,217.0 12.3% 38,602.5 29,462.4 2,702 94,231 11 3.61%
Monk
Windwalker 38,902.0 14.0% 54,685.4 46,870.1 1,890 174,871 17 5.57%

Healer

    Class   Spec Median     Average Std Dev Min Max Samples % of Role
Druid
Restoration 15,012.5 49.6% 17,535.9 12,130.4 273 52,161 28 30.43%
Paladin
Holy 17,967.0 59.4% 26,971.9 22,314.7 823 71,492 14 15.22%
Priest
Discipline 18,047.5 59.6% 20,619.4 8,718.9 6,771 41,254 16 17.39%
Priest
Holy 11,426.0 37.8% 12,347.2 9,147.6 794 26,466 10 10.87%
Shaman
Restoration 30,256.0 100.0% 29,036.6 19,401.1 3,564 79,772 17 18.48%
Monk
Mistweaver 19,565.0 64.7% 16,876.9 6,311.3 7,128 24,276 7 7.61%

Tank

    Class   Spec Median     Average Std Dev Min Max Samples % of Role
Death Knight
Blood 32,453.0 34.9% 61,931.3 57,891.3 10,226 170,515 10 24.39%
Druid
Feral Bear 75,169.5 80.9% 75,169.5 41,327.5 33,842 116,497 2 4.88%
Paladin
Protection 29,490.0 31.7% 27,936.2 11,338.2 7,537 47,349 9 21.95%
Warrior
Protection 31,367.0 33.7% 34,115.4 20,650.8 5,166 78,289 16 39.02%
Monk
Brewmaster 92,945.0 100.0% 93,491.8 55,864.1 30,648 157,429 4 9.76%


What Is This?

At the most basic level, the DPS Bot attempts to determine and display how various World of Warcraft classes and specs compare against each other. It does this by crunching data from World of Logs.

There are a few things to be aware of above all else:

What is Spec Score?

Spec Score is the best measure I've been able to come up with to compare specs across all fights of a given tier. The goal has been to minimize the effect a "gimmick" fight has on the overall rankings and generally normalize fights to have a common ground of comparison.

In a nutshell, each spec is scored on a curve for each fight. For each individual boss, the spec with the top DPS on a fight gets a score of 100 and then all other specs are scored according to that top spec. The average across all fights for a given spec is the Spec Score for the current tier.

As usual, this score is not the end-all, be-all measure of anything. It's merely an interesting collection of data trying to compress a whole lot of data into a single comparable value. Don't ever forget that each spec has its strengths and weaknesses and may be needed for any number of reasons. While raw numbers are absolutely an important facet of raiding, there are often other variables that are far more important.

All of that said, I think Spec Score is a far better indicator of relative spec power than a simple aggregation of DPS values from all fights. Those values are still available but I hope and pray that you understand that they have their own variety of problems and caveats.

A more detailed description and example will be posted on the Raidbots Blog.

The Rest

More details of the methodology used can be found on the DPS Bot Docs page.

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