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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 46,645.0 12.4% 62,174.9 48,445.8 4,787 187,617 16 6.45%
Death Knight
Unholy 66,991.0 17.8% 130,182.6 90,697.0 47,022 256,858 5 2.02%
Druid
Balance 60,760.0 16.1% 59,931.2 13,422.3 44,249 82,644 5 2.02%
Druid
Feral Cat 78,438.0 20.8% 114,720.4 103,967.7 36,899 386,739 9 3.63%
Hunter
Beast Mastery 79,852.5 21.2% 94,404.8 66,559.8 22,923 251,300 16 6.45%
Hunter
Marksmanship 51,916.0 13.8% 56,912.3 21,947.8 29,874 98,181 12 4.84%
Hunter
Survival 64,297.0 17.1% 80,803.7 32,141.4 44,508 133,883 11 4.44%
Mage
Arcane 52,987.5 14.1% 87,996.3 79,485.4 23,230 222,780 4 1.61%
Mage
Fire 53,961.0 14.3% 158,104.3 188,950.5 39,293 485,202 4 1.61%
Mage
Frost 54,349.5 14.4% 80,584.8 67,373.7 18,612 281,539 26 10.48%
Paladin
Retribution 52,809.0 14.0% 70,665.6 46,042.7 33,888 213,348 19 7.66%
Priest
Shadow 102,583.5 27.2% 143,984.3 126,758.2 20,361 360,209 12 4.84%
Rogue
Assassination 51,234.0 13.6% 69,295.0 39,820.2 13,669 149,486 7 2.82%
Rogue
Combat 47,910.0 12.7% 136,054.4 160,470.5 19,128 502,797 10 4.03%
Rogue
Subtlety 91,888.5 24.4% 83,281.0 53,954.8 1,431 167,517 8 3.23%
Shaman
Elemental 63,960.0 17.0% 87,280.9 69,514.4 97 240,076 15 6.05%
Shaman
Enhancement 377,084.0 100.0% 395,844.5 340,837.2 54,780 774,430 4 1.61%
Warlock
Affliction 45,682.0 12.1% 45,682.0 10,544.0 35,138 56,226 2 0.81%
Warlock
Demonology 77,198.0 20.5% 77,198.0 0.0 77,198 77,198 1 0.40%
Warlock
Destruction 65,131.0 17.3% 97,571.7 100,846.8 39,680 565,298 26 10.48%
Warrior
Arms 56,671.0 15.0% 75,075.9 47,089.4 15,760 191,910 19 7.66%
Warrior
Fury 49,546.0 13.1% 69,673.9 43,794.1 20,390 135,586 9 3.63%
Monk
Windwalker 62,595.5 16.6% 81,895.5 52,578.8 23,951 166,804 8 3.23%

Healer

    Class   Spec Median     Average Std Dev Min Max Samples % of Role
Druid
Restoration 24,794.0 94.4% 27,120.3 23,633.7 1,047 103,382 23 29.49%
Paladin
Holy 26,268.5 100.0% 29,895.0 21,023.3 6,875 81,515 14 17.95%
Priest
Discipline 21,842.0 83.1% 29,056.8 20,914.5 11,271 78,977 12 15.38%
Priest
Holy 22,053.5 84.0% 27,049.2 12,242.9 11,667 47,570 10 12.82%
Shaman
Restoration 21,223.0 80.8% 30,721.5 28,052.1 3,032 99,293 11 14.10%
Monk
Mistweaver 13,570.0 51.7% 16,433.6 10,485.0 1,153 37,481 8 10.26%

Tank

    Class   Spec Median     Average Std Dev Min Max Samples % of Role
Death Knight
Blood 49,792.0 78.4% 72,810.3 48,009.0 29,003 139,636 3 10.34%
Druid
Feral Bear 0.0 0.0% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0.00%
Paladin
Protection 32,612.5 51.3% 33,459.0 22,054.0 1,475 75,036 12 41.38%
Warrior
Protection 44,107.5 69.4% 46,602.0 22,380.4 14,349 79,003 8 27.59%
Monk
Brewmaster 63,515.5 100.0% 71,140.5 42,691.6 25,995 147,095 6 20.69%


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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