The table below looks at the statistics for SpecFlow skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SpecFlow
Rank 117 - 102
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 12 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.60% - 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.67% - 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
SpecFlow
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
327 204 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.25% 11.45% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 296 189 131
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SpecFlow across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

SpecFlow Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SpecFlow
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SpecFlow across the Birmingham region.

SpecFlow Salary Trend in Birmingham

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing SpecFlow also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SpecFlow.

1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (90.48%) Selenium
3 15 (71.43%) C#
3 15 (71.43%) .NET
4 13 (61.90%) Web Services
4 13 (61.90%) E-Commerce
4 13 (61.90%) QA
4 13 (61.90%) Test Automation
4 13 (61.90%) WebDriver
4 13 (61.90%) Cucumber
4 13 (61.90%) BDD
5 12 (57.14%) Scrum
6 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 9 (42.86%) SQL
7 7 (33.33%) Java
7 7 (33.33%) XML
7 7 (33.33%) OOP
7 7 (33.33%) OO
7 7 (33.33%) TDD
7 7 (33.33%) Gherkin
7 7 (33.33%) FogBugz
7 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
7 7 (33.33%) ISTQB
7 7 (33.33%) Web Development
7 7 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (33.33%) SDLC
7 7 (33.33%) Defect Management
7 7 (33.33%) TeamCity
8 6 (28.57%) Appium
8 6 (28.57%) Waterfall

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing SpecFlow also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SpecFlow. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (90.48%) Selenium
2 13 (61.90%) Cucumber
2 13 (61.90%) WebDriver
3 7 (33.33%) FogBugz
3 7 (33.33%) TeamCity
4 6 (28.57%) Appium
4 6 (28.57%) JBehave
4 6 (28.57%) Subversion
4 6 (28.57%) TestNG
4 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 3 (14.29%) NeoLoad
6 2 (9.52%) Moq
6 2 (9.52%) NUnit
6 2 (9.52%) ReSharper
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Automation Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Development Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) QA Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) QA Test Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Software Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Software Development Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) QA Leader
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Software Tester
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Tester
2 6 (28.57%) Software Tester
2 6 (28.57%) Test Leader
2 6 (28.57%) Tester
3 3 (14.29%) Automation Test Lead
4 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) .NET
2 13 (61.90%) Web Services
3 7 (33.33%) Gherkin
3 7 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (9.52%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) BDD
2 13 (61.90%) E-Commerce
2 13 (61.90%) Test Automation
3 12 (57.14%) Scrum
4 7 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 7 (33.33%) OO
4 7 (33.33%) OOP
4 7 (33.33%) SDLC
4 7 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 7 (33.33%) TDD
4 7 (33.33%) Web Development
5 6 (28.57%) Automated Testing
5 6 (28.57%) Automation Testing
5 6 (28.57%) Compatibility Testing
5 6 (28.57%) Manual Testing
5 6 (28.57%) Security Testing
5 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 6 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) C#
2 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 9 (42.86%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 7 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (61.90%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Dynatrace
1 1 (4.76%) New Relic