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DPS

    Class   Spec Median     Average Std Dev Min Max Samples % of Role
Death Knight
Frost 24,640.0 84.3% 25,180.0 2,252.4 22,629 28,811 4 2.90%
Death Knight
Unholy 24,324.0 83.2% 24,489.0 2,784.7 17,455 29,900 17 12.32%
Druid
Balance 0.0 0.0% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0.00%
Druid
Feral Cat 22,397.0 76.6% 22,188.6 2,114.6 18,844 24,512 5 3.62%
Hunter
Beast Mastery 29,222.0 100.0% 29,222.0 1,600.0 27,622 30,822 2 1.45%
Hunter
Marksmanship 0.0 0.0% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0.00%
Hunter
Survival 24,368.5 83.4% 25,034.5 3,497.2 17,976 32,276 20 14.49%
Mage
Arcane 26,396.0 90.3% 26,396.0 0.0 26,396 26,396 1 0.72%
Mage
Fire 26,351.0 90.2% 24,534.4 5,755.3 14,877 32,340 16 11.59%
Mage
Frost 0.0 0.0% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0.00%
Paladin
Retribution 24,770.5 84.8% 23,604.9 7,420.6 3,714 31,300 10 7.25%
Priest
Shadow 22,090.0 75.6% 20,426.8 3,983.8 11,918 24,523 12 8.70%
Rogue
Assassination 23,757.0 81.3% 22,330.9 6,714.4 9,648 29,006 8 5.80%
Rogue
Combat 20,396.0 69.8% 18,682.7 5,824.9 10,848 24,804 3 2.17%
Rogue
Subtlety 4,607.5 15.8% 4,607.5 1.5 4,606 4,609 2 1.45%
Shaman
Elemental 21,401.0 73.2% 21,398.4 2,614.5 17,859 24,387 8 5.80%
Shaman
Enhancement 18,505.0 63.3% 18,505.0 0.0 18,505 18,505 1 0.72%
Warlock
Affliction 0.0 0.0% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0.00%
Warlock
Demonology 0.0 0.0% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0.00%
Warlock
Destruction 24,709.5 84.6% 24,217.3 4,816.6 16,361 32,606 16 11.59%
Warrior
Arms 20,238.0 69.3% 19,783.8 5,165.3 12,386 31,247 13 9.42%
Warrior
Fury 0.0 0.0% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0.00%
Monk
Windwalker 0.0 0.0% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0.00%

Healer

    Class   Spec Median     Average Std Dev Min Max Samples % of Role
Druid
Restoration 10,714.0 96.2% 9,588.2 2,447.0 5,236 12,100 9 21.95%
Paladin
Holy 11,142.0 100.0% 9,666.0 2,321.4 5,173 11,183 5 12.20%
Priest
Discipline 6,698.0 60.1% 7,000.4 1,052.8 5,920 8,455 5 12.20%
Priest
Holy 8,487.0 76.2% 8,331.8 1,978.0 4,301 10,898 9 21.95%
Shaman
Restoration 7,785.0 69.9% 8,631.5 2,470.1 4,467 14,517 13 31.71%
Monk
Mistweaver 0.0 0.0% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0.00%

Tank

    Class   Spec Median     Average Std Dev Min Max Samples % of Role
Death Knight
Blood 6,438.0 92.0% 6,049.4 3,104.0 0 9,636 7 35.00%
Druid
Feral Bear 4,946.5 70.7% 5,406.8 994.7 4,654 7,080 4 20.00%
Paladin
Protection 6,995.5 100.0% 6,976.5 898.7 5,716 8,423 6 30.00%
Warrior
Protection 4,617.0 66.0% 5,132.0 1,979.9 3,006 7,773 3 15.00%
Monk
Brewmaster 0.0 0.0% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0.00%


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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