The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpecFlow
Rank 550 633 796
Rank change year-on-year
+83 +163
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 370 212 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.21% 0.073%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.06% 1.38% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 328 178 71
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% +11.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17936 15313 16183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.42% 15.05% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15161 13134 14087
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SpecFlow
UK

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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 +36 244 £57,500 +4.54% 35
Yorkshire -30 37 £35,000 +11.11% 3
North West +29 31 £42,500 -22.72% 5
South East +10 24 £40,000 - 6
South West +4 21 £35,000 - 1
East of England +11 16 £55,000 +29.41% 2
East Midlands - 1 - -
SpecFlow
UK

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

1 621 (87.46%) C#
2 539 (75.92%) .NET
3 419 (59.01%) BDD
4 409 (57.61%) TDD
5 366 (51.55%) SQL Server
6 320 (45.07%) ASP.NET
7 308 (43.38%) MVC
8 274 (38.59%) Selenium
9 272 (38.31%) Agile Software Development
10 271 (38.17%) Scrum
11 263 (37.04%) SQL
12 247 (34.79%) Cucumber
13 244 (34.37%) ASP.NET MVC
14 233 (32.82%) WCF
14 233 (32.82%) jQuery
15 220 (30.99%) NUnit
16 215 (30.28%) JavaScript
17 214 (30.14%) QA
18 203 (28.59%) HTML
19 200 (28.17%) E-Commerce
20 198 (27.89%) Continuous Integration
21 194 (27.32%) Web Services
22 189 (26.62%) Microsoft
23 179 (25.21%) .NET Framework
24 168 (23.66%) OO
25 163 (22.96%) TeamCity
26 156 (21.97%) CSS
27 143 (20.14%) Gherkin
28 137 (19.30%) SOAP
29 131 (18.45%) Automated Testing

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 49 (6.90%) IIS
2 38 (5.35%) CMS
3 31 (4.37%) NServiceBus
4 14 (1.97%) Apache Solr
5 8 (1.13%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (0.99%) Node.js
6 7 (0.99%) SharePoint
7 5 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.42%) Confluence
9 1 (0.14%) SAS
9 1 (0.14%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.14%) Apache
9 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.14%) MQSeries
Applications
1 84 (11.83%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.70%) assyst
2 4 (0.56%) Endur
3 3 (0.42%) Sophis RISQUE
3 3 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 100 (14.08%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (3.80%) Rackspace Cloud
3 25 (3.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (2.11%) SaaS
5 10 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.41%) GitHub
6 5 (0.70%) Force.com
7 2 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (9.15%) Internet
2 7 (0.99%) HTTP
3 5 (0.70%) Wireshark
4 3 (0.42%) Wireless
5 2 (0.28%) VoIP
6 1 (0.14%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 366 (51.55%) SQL Server
2 62 (8.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (5.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 34 (4.79%) Hadoop
5 27 (3.80%) MongoDB
6 23 (3.24%) Big Data
6 23 (3.24%) Relational Database
7 19 (2.68%) NoSQL
8 18 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 16 (2.25%) CouchDB
10 15 (2.11%) MySQL
11 7 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (0.99%) Redis
12 6 (0.85%) Data Mining
13 5 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.56%) StreamInsight
14 4 (0.56%) RavenDB
14 4 (0.56%) Couchbase
15 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 274 (38.59%) Selenium
2 247 (34.79%) Cucumber
3 220 (30.99%) NUnit
4 163 (22.96%) TeamCity
5 122 (17.18%) Visual Studio
6 116 (16.34%) WebDriver
7 113 (15.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 80 (11.27%) FitNesse
9 69 (9.72%) Git (software)
10 68 (9.58%) Rhino Mocks
11 67 (9.44%) MSTest
12 64 (9.01%) Moq
13 58 (8.17%) Jenkins
14 47 (6.62%) Subversion
15 44 (6.20%) ReSharper
15 44 (6.20%) QuickTest Pro
16 37 (5.21%) JIRA
17 33 (4.65%) CruiseControl
18 30 (4.23%) SoapUI
18 30 (4.23%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 108 (15.21%) Finance
2 47 (6.62%) Retail
2 47 (6.62%) Marketing
3 42 (5.92%) Banking
4 23 (3.24%) Investment Banking
5 22 (3.10%) Telecoms
6 20 (2.82%) Games
6 20 (2.82%) Back Office
7 10 (1.41%) Advertising
7 10 (1.41%) Billing
8 8 (1.13%) Publishing
9 6 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.85%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.70%) Front Office
11 3 (0.42%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 403 (56.76%) Developer
2 179 (25.21%) .NET Developer
3 148 (20.85%) Senior Developer
4 147 (20.70%) C# Developer
5 97 (13.66%) Analyst
5 97 (13.66%) C# .NET Developer
6 90 (12.68%) Test Analyst
6 90 (12.68%) Senior .NET Developer
7 81 (11.41%) Software Developer
8 52 (7.32%) Senior C# Developer
9 46 (6.48%) Tester
10 34 (4.79%) Test Engineer
11 32 (4.51%) Software Engineer
11 32 (4.51%) Automation Engineer
12 31 (4.37%) QA Engineer
13 30 (4.23%) Web Developer
14 27 (3.80%) Agile C# Developer
15 25 (3.52%) Lead Developer
16 22 (3.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 21 (2.96%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 539 (75.92%) .NET
2 320 (45.07%) ASP.NET
3 244 (34.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 233 (32.82%) jQuery
4 233 (32.82%) WCF
5 203 (28.59%) HTML
6 194 (27.32%) Web Services
7 179 (25.21%) .NET Framework
8 156 (21.97%) CSS
9 143 (20.14%) Gherkin
10 137 (19.30%) SOAP
11 125 (17.61%) NHibernate
11 125 (17.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 120 (16.90%) ASP.NET Web API
13 105 (14.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 103 (14.51%) REST
15 96 (13.52%) HTML5
15 96 (13.52%) LINQ
16 94 (13.24%) KnockoutJS
17 83 (11.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 85 (11.97%) Open Source
2 49 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 45 (6.34%) Blog
4 43 (6.06%) Mobile App
5 40 (5.63%) Inversion of Control
6 20 (2.82%) N-Tier
7 15 (2.11%) Social Media
8 12 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.27%) Digital Media
9 9 (1.27%) EPoS
10 8 (1.13%) Derivative
11 7 (0.99%) Fixed Income
12 6 (0.85%) iPhone
13 5 (0.70%) Equities
13 5 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 4 (0.56%) Statistics
14 4 (0.56%) Social Network
14 4 (0.56%) Hedge funds
14 4 (0.56%) Client/Server
15 3 (0.42%) Equity Risk
Operating Systems
1 122 (17.18%) Windows
2 50 (7.04%) Linux
3 26 (3.66%) Android
4 24 (3.38%) Apple iOS
5 7 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (0.42%) Windows CE
7 2 (0.28%) UNIX
7 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 419 (59.01%) BDD
2 409 (57.61%) TDD
3 308 (43.38%) MVC
4 272 (38.31%) Agile Software Development
5 271 (38.17%) Scrum
6 200 (28.17%) E-Commerce
7 198 (27.89%) Continuous Integration
8 168 (23.66%) OO
9 131 (18.45%) Automated Testing
10 123 (17.32%) Test Automation
11 115 (16.20%) Unit Testing
12 85 (11.97%) Kanban
13 79 (11.13%) Automation Testing
14 70 (9.86%) Pair Programming
15 63 (8.87%) Software Engineering
15 63 (8.87%) Web Development
15 63 (8.87%) Test Management
16 61 (8.59%) Test Scripting
17 54 (7.61%) OOP
18 53 (7.46%) UML
Programming Languages
1 621 (87.46%) C#
2 263 (37.04%) SQL
3 215 (30.28%) JavaScript
4 126 (17.75%) Ruby
5 95 (13.38%) Java
6 67 (9.44%) T-SQL
7 37 (5.21%) Python
8 26 (3.66%) C++
9 22 (3.10%) TypeScript
10 19 (2.68%) PHP
11 14 (1.97%) CoffeeScript
12 12 (1.69%) PowerShell
12 12 (1.69%) Objective-C
13 10 (1.41%) F#
13 10 (1.41%) VB.NET
14 9 (1.27%) VB
15 7 (0.99%) C
16 5 (0.70%) Perl
16 5 (0.70%) VB6
17 3 (0.42%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 78 (10.99%) Degree
2 31 (4.37%) ISEB
3 14 (1.97%) MBA
4 12 (1.69%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.28%) MCP
6 2 (0.28%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 214 (30.14%) QA
System Software
1 6 (0.85%) HDFS
2 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 55 (7.75%) HP Quality Center
2 33 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (3.10%) HAProxy
4 16 (2.25%) logstash
4 16 (2.25%) Nagios
4 16 (2.25%) ZABBIX
4 16 (2.25%) Zenoss
5 6 (0.85%) Puppet
6 4 (0.56%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 189 (26.62%) Microsoft
2 37 (5.21%) HP
3 30 (4.23%) Oracle
4 18 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (2.39%) Xamarin
6 13 (1.83%) Cerillion
7 8 (1.13%) Sitecore
8 6 (0.85%) Perforce
9 5 (0.70%) ServiceNow
10 4 (0.56%) Splunk
10 4 (0.56%) OpenLink
11 3 (0.42%) SAP
11 3 (0.42%) Zend
12 2 (0.28%) VMware
12 2 (0.28%) IBM
13 1 (0.14%) BT
13 1 (0.14%) Citrix
13 1 (0.14%) Cognizant
13 1 (0.14%) Google
13 1 (0.14%) Green Hat
Lancaster, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
West London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £62500 per annum + Pension, health, life, 25 days
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - 10 % Bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £70000 to £90000 per annum - Bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dagenham, Essex
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 70,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago