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DPS

    Class   Spec Median     Average Std Dev Min Max Samples % of Role
Death Knight
Frost 106,910.0 61.9% 143,835.6 130,078.0 14,238 416,499 8 5.71%
Death Knight
Unholy 16,502.0 9.6% 53,186.2 64,579.9 12,606 180,421 5 3.57%
Druid
Balance 53,009.0 30.7% 79,209.5 67,118.8 16,007 171,404 6 4.29%
Druid
Feral Cat 15,913.0 9.2% 28,165.3 20,182.8 11,966 56,617 3 2.14%
Hunter
Beast Mastery 172,658.5 100.0% 173,670.8 82,059.7 32,426 286,417 6 4.29%
Hunter
Marksmanship 6,143.0 3.6% 6,143.0 0.0 6,143 6,143 1 0.71%
Hunter
Survival 20,001.5 11.6% 78,315.1 86,173.5 14,256 292,925 14 10.00%
Mage
Arcane 0.0 0.0% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0.00%
Mage
Fire 13,775.0 8.0% 14,198.1 2,708.7 10,101 17,883 11 7.86%
Mage
Frost 112,834.0 65.4% 117,535.0 70,990.1 17,239 220,395 6 4.29%
Paladin
Retribution 69,733.0 40.4% 85,623.4 84,534.6 13,076 285,854 13 9.29%
Priest
Shadow 15,688.0 9.1% 54,370.4 68,579.6 8,214 220,988 17 12.14%
Rogue
Assassination 40,639.0 23.5% 40,639.0 22,350.0 18,289 62,989 2 1.43%
Rogue
Combat 137,418.0 79.6% 114,134.7 75,755.9 11,929 193,057 3 2.14%
Rogue
Subtlety 0.0 0.0% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0.00%
Shaman
Elemental 15,170.0 8.8% 60,175.2 56,314.9 8,030 159,228 13 9.29%
Shaman
Enhancement 13,446.0 7.8% 136,918.4 154,652.0 11,328 389,837 9 6.43%
Warlock
Affliction 0.0 0.0% 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0.00%
Warlock
Demonology 11,232.0 6.5% 11,232.0 5,625.0 5,607 16,857 2 1.43%
Warlock
Destruction 13,629.0 7.9% 45,910.0 47,395.5 9,811 117,447 9 6.43%
Warrior
Arms 33,376.0 19.3% 72,791.2 65,743.1 18,318 186,726 5 3.57%
Warrior
Fury 72,060.0 41.7% 81,159.5 61,016.8 11,803 170,521 6 4.29%
Monk
Windwalker 20,766.0 12.0% 20,766.0 0.0 20,766 20,766 1 0.71%

Healer

    Class   Spec Median     Average Std Dev Min Max Samples % of Role
Druid
Restoration 9,293.0 62.3% 14,822.3 15,651.8 6,960 61,446 10 27.78%
Paladin
Holy 6,864.5 46.0% 7,869.0 2,162.9 6,238 11,509 4 11.11%
Priest
Discipline 14,920.0 100.0% 14,284.0 1,076.6 12,768 15,164 3 8.33%
Priest
Holy 11,739.5 78.7% 11,187.5 1,995.1 8,025 13,354 6 16.67%
Shaman
Restoration 12,156.5 81.5% 21,165.3 18,184.4 3,015 64,954 12 33.33%
Monk
Mistweaver 7,736.0 51.8% 7,736.0 0.0 7,736 7,736 1 2.78%

Tank

    Class   Spec Median     Average Std Dev Min Max Samples % of Role
Death Knight
Blood 9,247.0 100.0% 40,502.3 49,740.3 5,840 138,517 7 21.88%
Druid
Feral Bear 7,411.0 80.1% 14,788.7 13,420.2 4,455 37,706 10 31.25%
Paladin
Protection 8,620.0 93.2% 13,665.4 11,422.1 6,281 41,543 9 28.13%
Warrior
Protection 5,929.0 64.1% 6,643.8 2,274.6 4,286 9,700 6 18.75%
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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