The first table below looks at the demand for SpecFlow skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpecFlow
Rank 283 276 320
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +44
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 46 42 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.37% 0.35% 0.069%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.43% 2.32% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 44 42 9
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £42,750 £56,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £34,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+19.11% +6.25%
Development Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1896 1810 1550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.29% 15.12% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1653 1604 1440
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
SpecFlow
London

SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SpecFlow Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SpecFlow
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

SpecFlow Salary Trend in the City of London

SpecFlow
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SpecFlow across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SpecFlow Salary Histogram in the City of London

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 85 (90.43%) C#
2 68 (72.34%) .NET
3 57 (60.64%) BDD
4 51 (54.26%) TDD
5 48 (51.06%) MVC
6 43 (45.74%) Selenium
6 43 (45.74%) Cucumber
7 42 (44.68%) Scrum
7 42 (44.68%) E-Commerce
8 38 (40.43%) Microsoft
9 37 (39.36%) ASP.NET
10 36 (38.30%) QA
11 35 (37.23%) ASP.NET MVC
12 32 (34.04%) Automated Testing
12 32 (34.04%) SQL
13 30 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
14 27 (28.72%) SQL Server
14 27 (28.72%) Visual Studio
15 26 (27.66%) WCF
15 26 (27.66%) jQuery
15 26 (27.66%) TeamCity
16 25 (26.60%) Unit Testing
17 22 (23.40%) Ruby
17 22 (23.40%) Windows
17 22 (23.40%) Automation Testing
18 19 (20.21%) Test Scripting
19 17 (18.09%) Pair Programming
19 17 (18.09%) Finance
20 16 (17.02%) Linux
20 16 (17.02%) .NET Framework

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.26%) IIS
2 2 (2.13%) Node.js
3 1 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.06%) CMS
3 1 (1.06%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (11.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (11.70%) Rackspace Cloud
3 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.13%) VoIP
1 2 (2.13%) Internet
2 1 (1.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (28.72%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.96%) NoSQL
3 13 (13.83%) Hadoop
3 13 (13.83%) Big Data
4 9 (9.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (7.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (6.38%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.19%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.13%) Redis
9 1 (1.06%) MySQL
9 1 (1.06%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 43 (45.74%) Selenium
1 43 (45.74%) Cucumber
2 27 (28.72%) Visual Studio
3 26 (27.66%) TeamCity
4 15 (15.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (14.89%) WebDriver
5 14 (14.89%) Git (software)
6 12 (12.77%) NUnit
7 11 (11.70%) MSTest
7 11 (11.70%) SoapUI
8 10 (10.64%) Rhino Mocks
8 10 (10.64%) QuickTest Pro
8 10 (10.64%) Visual Studio Team System
9 8 (8.51%) JIRA
10 7 (7.45%) Subversion
10 7 (7.45%) NSubstitute
11 5 (5.32%) FitNesse
11 5 (5.32%) Jasmine
12 4 (4.26%) ReSharper
13 3 (3.19%) JBehave
General
1 17 (18.09%) Finance
2 7 (7.45%) Banking
3 6 (6.38%) Retail
3 6 (6.38%) Investment Banking
3 6 (6.38%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.19%) Games
4 3 (3.19%) Front Office
5 2 (2.13%) Publishing
6 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.06%) Advertising
6 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (52.13%) Developer
2 40 (42.55%) .NET Developer
3 37 (39.36%) C# Developer
4 35 (37.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (29.79%) Senior Developer
6 22 (23.40%) Senior .NET Developer
7 21 (22.34%) Senior C# Developer
8 15 (15.96%) Lead Developer
9 11 (11.70%) Agile .NET Developer
9 11 (11.70%) Agile C# Developer
10 8 (8.51%) Test Analyst
10 8 (8.51%) Analyst
11 7 (7.45%) Tester
12 6 (6.38%) QA Engineer
13 5 (5.32%) Test Manager
14 4 (4.26%) Integration Engineer
14 4 (4.26%) QA Manager
14 4 (4.26%) Systems Integration Engineer
14 4 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
15 3 (3.19%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (72.34%) .NET
2 37 (39.36%) ASP.NET
3 35 (37.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (27.66%) jQuery
4 26 (27.66%) WCF
5 16 (17.02%) .NET Framework
6 15 (15.96%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (14.89%) REST
7 14 (14.89%) Gherkin
8 13 (13.83%) MapReduce
8 13 (13.83%) CSS
9 12 (12.77%) SOAP
9 12 (12.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 11 (11.70%) RabbitMQ
10 11 (11.70%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (10.64%) Ajax
12 5 (5.32%) XML
12 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 4 (4.26%) LINQ
13 4 (4.26%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.83%) Inversion of Control
2 11 (11.70%) Social Media
3 5 (5.32%) Open Source
4 4 (4.26%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.26%) Equities
4 4 (4.26%) Derivative
5 3 (3.19%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.06%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.40%) Windows
2 16 (17.02%) Linux
3 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (60.64%) BDD
2 51 (54.26%) TDD
3 48 (51.06%) MVC
4 42 (44.68%) E-Commerce
4 42 (44.68%) Scrum
5 32 (34.04%) Automated Testing
6 30 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (26.60%) Unit Testing
8 22 (23.40%) Automation Testing
9 19 (20.21%) Test Scripting
10 17 (18.09%) Pair Programming
11 15 (15.96%) B2B
12 13 (13.83%) B2C
12 13 (13.83%) SOA
12 13 (13.83%) Data Analysis
12 13 (13.83%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (13.83%) Manual Testing
12 13 (13.83%) Performance Testing
13 12 (12.77%) Integration Testing
13 12 (12.77%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 85 (90.43%) C#
2 32 (34.04%) SQL
3 22 (23.40%) Ruby
4 15 (15.96%) JavaScript
5 12 (12.77%) Java
6 10 (10.64%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.32%) Python
8 4 (4.26%) F#
9 3 (3.19%) C++
10 2 (2.13%) Perl
10 2 (2.13%) PHP
10 2 (2.13%) Groovy
11 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.06%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (5.32%) ISEB
1 5 (5.32%) ISTQB
2 3 (3.19%) Degree
2 3 (3.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (38.30%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (11.70%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.32%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.13%) Puppet
3 2 (2.13%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 38 (40.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (4.26%) Cerillion
3 3 (3.19%) Oracle
4 1 (1.06%) IBM
4 1 (1.06%) VMware
4 1 (1.06%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.06%) Green Hat
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