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DPS

    Class   Spec Median     Average Std Dev Min Max Samples % of Role
Death Knight
Frost 211,347.0 48.9% 211,347.0 4,718.0 206,629 216,065 2 1.90%
Death Knight
Unholy 0.0 0.0% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0.00%
Druid
Balance 432,513.0 100.0% 408,066.7 73,119.7 308,829 482,858 3 2.86%
Druid
Feral Cat 316,973.0 73.3% 316,973.0 193,548.0 123,425 510,521 2 1.90%
Hunter
Beast Mastery 329,848.0 76.3% 283,930.4 123,708.3 65,773 438,231 9 8.57%
Hunter
Marksmanship 38,043.0 8.8% 38,043.0 0.0 38,043 38,043 1 0.95%
Hunter
Survival 324,555.5 75.0% 312,964.7 103,889.4 155,445 477,203 14 13.33%
Mage
Arcane 378,808.0 87.6% 407,950.3 55,997.8 358,751 486,292 3 2.86%
Mage
Fire 340,469.0 78.7% 399,062.0 89,983.2 330,529 526,188 3 2.86%
Mage
Frost 229,603.0 53.1% 243,295.7 89,234.3 141,498 358,786 3 2.86%
Paladin
Retribution 126,607.0 29.3% 181,605.5 103,893.5 112,519 360,689 4 3.81%
Priest
Shadow 263,748.0 61.0% 247,190.3 89,444.9 82,642 340,926 6 5.71%
Rogue
Assassination 150,464.0 34.8% 178,197.3 81,171.3 65,992 307,143 7 6.67%
Rogue
Combat 250,967.0 58.0% 246,913.7 31,605.4 206,338 283,436 3 2.86%
Rogue
Subtlety 0.0 0.0% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0.00%
Shaman
Elemental 264,041.0 61.0% 275,435.7 64,922.7 179,290 397,491 6 5.71%
Shaman
Enhancement 194,301.0 44.9% 194,301.0 0.0 194,301 194,301 1 0.95%
Warlock
Affliction 415,856.0 96.1% 407,999.5 55,985.1 326,923 473,363 4 3.81%
Warlock
Demonology 292,938.0 67.7% 292,938.0 0.0 292,938 292,938 1 0.95%
Warlock
Destruction 243,747.0 56.4% 261,642.5 119,599.0 78,038 534,402 17 16.19%
Warrior
Arms 171,068.0 39.6% 195,660.2 62,930.0 133,938 309,592 5 4.76%
Warrior
Fury 210,041.0 48.6% 204,812.1 67,592.5 114,424 292,089 7 6.67%
Monk
Windwalker 388,702.5 89.9% 424,957.8 168,396.4 241,767 680,659 4 3.81%

Healer

    Class   Spec Median     Average Std Dev Min Max Samples % of Role
Druid
Restoration 61,282.0 100.0% 64,944.3 23,258.8 35,770 130,359 13 39.39%
Paladin
Holy 52,798.0 86.2% 52,798.0 21,085.0 31,713 73,883 2 6.06%
Priest
Discipline 60,331.0 98.4% 66,243.6 23,610.9 44,836 120,908 7 21.21%
Priest
Holy 56,962.5 93.0% 56,962.5 33,401.5 23,561 90,364 2 6.06%
Shaman
Restoration 33,246.0 54.3% 58,004.8 44,674.3 23,257 167,187 9 27.27%
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 93,545.0 87.9% 103,671.9 31,048.2 69,751 177,069 8 26.67%
Druid
Feral Bear 106,392.5 100.0% 103,986.0 12,371.4 84,661 118,498 4 13.33%
Paladin
Protection 69,715.0 65.5% 74,691.7 32,406.8 33,380 112,995 7 23.33%
Warrior
Protection 96,700.0 90.9% 93,308.0 30,099.2 43,873 142,879 7 23.33%
Monk
Brewmaster 97,805.5 91.9% 129,026.8 68,269.4 75,409 245,087 4 13.33%


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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