The table below looks at the statistics for SpecFlow skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SpecFlow
Rank 531 571 658
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +87
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 380 350 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.32% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.17% 1.96% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 350 313 177
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
SpecFlow
UK

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

Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17515 17885 15164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.97% 16.21% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14880 15210 13120
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,540 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SpecFlow Jobs Demand Trend in England

SpecFlow
Salary Trend in England

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

SpecFlow Salary Trend in England

SpecFlow
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SpecFlow across the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

SpecFlow Salary Histogram in England

SpecFlow
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SpecFlow within the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +10 251 £57,500 - 42
South East +38 39 £45,000 +12.50% 7
North West +5 30 £38,000 -24.00% 12
East of England +11 18 £45,000 -18.18% 5
Yorkshire -14 16 £40,000 +15.94% 1
East Midlands - 13 £40,000 - 4
South West -10 11 £57,500 +64.28% 3
North East - 2 £33,750 -
SpecFlow
UK

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 603 (80.94%) C#
2 570 (76.51%) Agile Software Development
3 501 (67.25%) .NET
4 466 (62.55%) BDD
5 355 (47.65%) TDD
6 352 (47.25%) Selenium
7 330 (44.30%) SQL Server
8 271 (36.38%) NUnit
9 269 (36.11%) Scrum
10 263 (35.30%) QA
11 260 (34.90%) Continuous Integration
12 248 (33.29%) JavaScript
13 241 (32.35%) MVC
14 239 (32.08%) SQL
15 231 (31.01%) ASP.NET
16 227 (30.47%) HTML
17 179 (24.03%) Windows
17 179 (24.03%) WebDriver
18 173 (23.22%) HTML5
18 173 (23.22%) Microsoft
19 171 (22.95%) Web Services
19 171 (22.95%) Cucumber
20 168 (22.55%) jQuery
21 163 (21.88%) SDLC
22 158 (21.21%) Finance
23 153 (20.54%) ASP.NET MVC
24 148 (19.87%) ASP.NET Web API
25 144 (19.33%) Test Automation
26 137 (18.39%) Automated Testing
27 135 (18.12%) NHibernate

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 86 (11.54%) IIS
2 29 (3.89%) NServiceBus
3 28 (3.76%) SharePoint
4 26 (3.49%) CMS
4 26 (3.49%) SharePoint 2013
5 22 (2.95%) SharePoint 2010
6 21 (2.82%) Sitecore CMS
7 15 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (1.88%) Apache Solr
9 13 (1.74%) Confluence
10 12 (1.61%) Tomcat
11 10 (1.34%) Node.js
11 10 (1.34%) WebSphere
12 5 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.40%) Apache Spark
14 2 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (0.27%) Apache
15 1 (0.13%) MQSeries
Applications
1 78 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.40%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.27%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 9 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.54%) Endur
4 2 (0.27%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 1 (0.13%) Sophis RISQUE
Cloud Services
1 54 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (5.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (3.36%) SaaS
4 11 (1.48%) Rackspace Cloud
5 6 (0.81%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.15%) HTTP
2 12 (1.61%) TCP/IP
2 12 (1.61%) Internet
2 12 (1.61%) Network Security
3 3 (0.40%) SMTP
4 2 (0.27%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.13%) FTP
5 1 (0.13%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 330 (44.30%) SQL Server
2 39 (5.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 37 (4.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 34 (4.56%) Relational Database
5 31 (4.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 20 (2.68%) MySQL
6 20 (2.68%) NoSQL
7 15 (2.01%) Redis
8 14 (1.88%) Big Data
8 14 (1.88%) MongoDB
9 13 (1.74%) Hadoop
10 12 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (1.21%) Oracle Database
12 7 (0.94%) Couchbase
12 7 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (0.81%) Event Store
14 5 (0.67%) QlikView
14 5 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (0.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 352 (47.25%) Selenium
2 271 (36.38%) NUnit
3 179 (24.03%) WebDriver
4 171 (22.95%) Cucumber
5 118 (15.84%) TeamCity
6 112 (15.03%) Jenkins
7 111 (14.90%) Visual Studio
8 104 (13.96%) FitNesse
9 100 (13.42%) Team Foundation Server
10 90 (12.08%) Moq
11 85 (11.41%) Git (software)
12 61 (8.19%) JIRA
13 58 (7.79%) SoapUI
14 56 (7.52%) Rhino Mocks
15 44 (5.91%) Octopus Deploy
16 41 (5.50%) Jasmine
17 37 (4.97%) Hudson
18 34 (4.56%) ReSharper
18 34 (4.56%) JUnit
19 33 (4.43%) Subversion
General
1 158 (21.21%) Finance
2 71 (9.53%) Retail
3 57 (7.65%) Back Office
4 50 (6.71%) Banking
5 18 (2.42%) Games
5 18 (2.42%) Law
6 17 (2.28%) Marketing
7 15 (2.01%) Investment Banking
8 13 (1.74%) Telecoms
8 13 (1.74%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.48%) Front Office
10 9 (1.21%) Electronics
11 5 (0.67%) Advertising
12 4 (0.54%) Publishing
13 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 349 (46.85%) Developer
2 154 (20.67%) Analyst
3 117 (15.70%) .NET Developer
4 108 (14.50%) Tester
5 101 (13.56%) Test Analyst
6 81 (10.87%) C# Developer
7 66 (8.86%) Senior Developer
8 47 (6.31%) Software Engineer
8 47 (6.31%) C# .NET Developer
9 46 (6.17%) QA Analyst
10 42 (5.64%) Automation Tester
11 33 (4.43%) Software Developer
12 31 (4.16%) Web Developer
13 30 (4.03%) Senior Analyst
13 30 (4.03%) Senior Tester
14 27 (3.62%) Lead Developer
15 25 (3.36%) Automation Analyst
16 23 (3.09%) Senior .NET Developer
16 23 (3.09%) QA Engineer
17 22 (2.95%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 501 (67.25%) .NET
2 231 (31.01%) ASP.NET
3 227 (30.47%) HTML
4 173 (23.22%) HTML5
5 171 (22.95%) Web Services
6 168 (22.55%) jQuery
7 153 (20.54%) ASP.NET MVC
8 148 (19.87%) ASP.NET Web API
9 135 (18.12%) NHibernate
10 130 (17.45%) .NET Framework
11 129 (17.32%) CSS
12 121 (16.24%) AngularJS
13 115 (15.44%) WCF
14 79 (10.60%) Entity Framework
15 78 (10.47%) KnockoutJS
16 76 (10.20%) MSMQ
17 75 (10.07%) Gherkin
18 65 (8.72%) REST
19 60 (8.05%) Castle Windsor
20 49 (6.58%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 75 (10.07%) Mobile App
2 72 (9.66%) Blog
3 39 (5.23%) Inversion of Control
4 35 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (4.03%) User Experience
6 29 (3.89%) Replication
7 25 (3.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 24 (3.22%) Computer Science
9 20 (2.68%) N-Tier
10 19 (2.55%) Client/Server
10 19 (2.55%) Fixed Income
11 17 (2.28%) Equities
12 16 (2.15%) Derivative
13 13 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (1.74%) Hedge funds
14 12 (1.61%) Visualisation
14 12 (1.61%) BYOD
15 10 (1.34%) SWIFT
16 9 (1.21%) Credit Risk
16 9 (1.21%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 179 (24.03%) Windows
2 28 (3.76%) Linux
3 27 (3.62%) UNIX
4 22 (2.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (2.55%) Windows 8
5 19 (2.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (2.55%) Windows 7
5 19 (2.55%) Windows XP
5 19 (2.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (2.55%) Windows Vista
6 14 (1.88%) Android
7 13 (1.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 570 (76.51%) Agile Software Development
2 466 (62.55%) BDD
3 355 (47.65%) TDD
4 269 (36.11%) Scrum
5 260 (34.90%) Continuous Integration
6 241 (32.35%) MVC
7 163 (21.88%) SDLC
8 144 (19.33%) Test Automation
9 137 (18.39%) Automated Testing
10 124 (16.64%) E-Commerce
11 115 (15.44%) Pair Programming
12 111 (14.90%) OO
13 106 (14.23%) Open Source
14 101 (13.56%) Test Scripting
15 88 (11.81%) Unit Testing
16 86 (11.54%) Automation Testing
17 79 (10.60%) Software Testing
18 71 (9.53%) Manual Testing
19 66 (8.86%) Software Engineering
20 62 (8.32%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 603 (80.94%) C#
2 248 (33.29%) JavaScript
3 239 (32.08%) SQL
4 131 (17.58%) Java
5 68 (9.13%) Ruby
6 65 (8.72%) PowerShell
7 48 (6.44%) T-SQL
8 31 (4.16%) TypeScript
9 30 (4.03%) C++
10 17 (2.28%) Python
11 14 (1.88%) CoffeeScript
12 13 (1.74%) Objective-C
12 13 (1.74%) Perl
13 11 (1.48%) VB
13 11 (1.48%) Groovy
14 9 (1.21%) F#
14 9 (1.21%) XPath
15 8 (1.07%) VB.NET
15 8 (1.07%) VBScript
15 8 (1.07%) C
Qualifications
1 90 (12.08%) Degree
2 75 (10.07%) ISEB
3 27 (3.62%) ISTQB
4 12 (1.61%) PMI Certification
4 12 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (1.34%) PMP
6 8 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.54%) MCP
7 4 (0.54%) HND
7 4 (0.54%) MCPD
7 4 (0.54%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (0.27%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 2 (0.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (0.27%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 263 (35.30%) QA
2 3 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (0.94%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.40%) HDFS
3 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 25 (3.36%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (1.74%) logstash
3 12 (1.61%) WMI
4 6 (0.81%) Puppet
5 2 (0.27%) SCCM
5 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.27%) Graphite
Vendors
1 173 (23.22%) Microsoft
2 84 (11.28%) Oracle
3 48 (6.44%) Sitecore
4 22 (2.95%) IBM
5 20 (2.68%) SAP
6 18 (2.42%) Google
7 13 (1.74%) Apple
8 12 (1.61%) Perforce
8 12 (1.61%) Red Gate
9 9 (1.21%) Solace
10 7 (0.94%) AppDynamics
10 7 (0.94%) SolarWinds
11 6 (0.81%) GoldenSource
11 6 (0.81%) Cloudera
12 4 (0.54%) Splunk
12 4 (0.54%) TOWER Software
12 4 (0.54%) Atlassian
12 4 (0.54%) Hitachi
12 4 (0.54%) HP
13 3 (0.40%) TIBCO
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Candidate Source
Salary: £39,000 - £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum 12% Bonus, Pension, Life Assurance,
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £100k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Health & Life Cover,
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum + good bonus (10-20%) + health + pen
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus(10%),shares, pension, health
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum + bonus (10%+) + shares + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum bonus (10-20%), Health, Pension etc.
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Tesco
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Industry leading benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago