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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SpecFlow
Rank 493 515 627
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +112
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 443 403 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.43% 0.38% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.48% 2.32% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 404 326 181
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
17896 17340 15109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.56% 16.29% 15.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15396 14439 12964
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 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +53 317 £60,000 +9.09% 32
South East +14 45 £41,500 +3.75% 7
North West -12 24 £37,500 -6.25% 7
East Midlands +12 19 £40,000 +28.00% 1
East of England -12 18 £70,000 +36.58% 1
West Midlands - 8 £45,000 -
South West -37 6 £37,750 +7.85% 3
Yorkshire -18 4 £32,500 +14.03%
SpecFlow
UK

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 660 (83.02%) C#
2 643 (80.88%) Agile Software Development
3 495 (62.26%) BDD
4 483 (60.75%) .NET
5 472 (59.37%) Selenium
6 337 (42.39%) QA
7 329 (41.38%) TDD
8 310 (38.99%) Scrum
9 264 (33.21%) Continuous Integration
10 263 (33.08%) SQL Server
11 257 (32.33%) SQL
11 257 (32.33%) NUnit
12 232 (29.18%) WebDriver
13 224 (28.18%) Cucumber
14 208 (26.16%) ASP.NET
15 205 (25.79%) Windows
16 199 (25.03%) Test Automation
17 195 (24.53%) Finance
18 194 (24.40%) Microsoft
19 185 (23.27%) JavaScript
20 178 (22.39%) SDLC
21 169 (21.26%) HTML
21 169 (21.26%) Web Services
22 167 (21.01%) MVC
23 144 (18.11%) Automated Testing
24 138 (17.36%) Java
25 134 (16.86%) HTML5
26 132 (16.60%) Team Foundation Server
27 131 (16.48%) ASP.NET Web API
28 129 (16.23%) FitNesse

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 64 (8.05%) IIS
2 16 (2.01%) SharePoint
3 15 (1.89%) Node.js
4 14 (1.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 14 (1.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 13 (1.64%) NServiceBus
6 12 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (1.38%) CMS
7 11 (1.38%) Sitecore CMS
8 9 (1.13%) WebSphere
9 8 (1.01%) Confluence
9 8 (1.01%) GemFire
10 6 (0.75%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.38%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.38%) MQSeries
12 3 (0.38%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 63 (7.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.38%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (1.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.88%) Endur
3 5 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.13%) Sophis RISQUE
5 1 (0.13%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 67 (8.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (3.52%) SaaS
4 13 (1.64%) OpenShift
5 4 (0.50%) GitHub
6 2 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.25%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.40%) TCP/IP
2 33 (4.15%) Network Security
3 20 (2.52%) HTTP
4 6 (0.75%) Internet
5 4 (0.50%) Ethernet
6 3 (0.38%) SMTP
7 2 (0.25%) GSM
7 2 (0.25%) UMTS
7 2 (0.25%) LTE
8 1 (0.13%) Broadband
8 1 (0.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 263 (33.08%) SQL Server
2 50 (6.29%) Relational Database
3 27 (3.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (2.52%) MySQL
5 19 (2.39%) Oracle Database
6 16 (2.01%) Big Data
6 16 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
7 13 (1.64%) Redis
7 13 (1.64%) Couchbase
7 13 (1.64%) Hadoop
7 13 (1.64%) NoSQL
8 12 (1.51%) MongoDB
9 11 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (1.38%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (0.75%) Event Store
13 5 (0.63%) HBase
Development Applications
1 472 (59.37%) Selenium
2 257 (32.33%) NUnit
3 232 (29.18%) WebDriver
4 224 (28.18%) Cucumber
5 132 (16.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 129 (16.23%) FitNesse
7 107 (13.46%) Visual Studio
8 105 (13.21%) Jenkins
9 85 (10.69%) TeamCity
10 73 (9.18%) Git (software)
11 61 (7.67%) JIRA
12 60 (7.55%) Moq
13 56 (7.04%) SoapUI
13 56 (7.04%) Rhino Mocks
14 50 (6.29%) Jasmine
15 43 (5.41%) Subversion
16 41 (5.16%) JUnit
17 34 (4.28%) HP UFT
17 34 (4.28%) MSTest
18 31 (3.90%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 195 (24.53%) Finance
2 57 (7.17%) Retail
3 55 (6.92%) Back Office
4 43 (5.41%) Banking
5 27 (3.40%) Front Office
5 27 (3.40%) Law
6 25 (3.14%) Telecoms
7 22 (2.77%) Manufacturing
8 20 (2.52%) Marketing
9 19 (2.39%) Games
10 18 (2.26%) Investment Banking
11 12 (1.51%) Electronics
12 7 (0.88%) Publishing
13 3 (0.38%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.25%) Advertising
15 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 305 (38.36%) Developer
2 167 (21.01%) Analyst
3 136 (17.11%) Tester
4 108 (13.58%) Test Analyst
5 98 (12.33%) .NET Developer
6 86 (10.82%) C# Developer
7 72 (9.06%) QA Analyst
8 62 (7.80%) Automation Tester
9 55 (6.92%) Software Engineer
10 54 (6.79%) Senior Developer
11 51 (6.42%) Senior Analyst
12 44 (5.53%) Senior Tester
13 40 (5.03%) C# .NET Developer
14 37 (4.65%) Test Engineer
15 35 (4.40%) Automation Analyst
15 35 (4.40%) Senior QA Analyst
16 33 (4.15%) QA Engineer
17 30 (3.77%) Senior Software Engineer
18 29 (3.65%) Software Developer
18 29 (3.65%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 483 (60.75%) .NET
2 208 (26.16%) ASP.NET
3 169 (21.26%) HTML
3 169 (21.26%) Web Services
4 134 (16.86%) HTML5
5 131 (16.48%) ASP.NET Web API
6 128 (16.10%) Gherkin
7 119 (14.97%) WCF
8 111 (13.96%) .NET Framework
9 110 (13.84%) jQuery
10 109 (13.71%) AngularJS
11 103 (12.96%) CSS
12 102 (12.83%) NHibernate
13 99 (12.45%) ASP.NET MVC
14 72 (9.06%) WPF
15 65 (8.18%) MSMQ
16 64 (8.05%) Entity Framework
17 50 (6.29%) REST
18 48 (6.04%) CSS3
19 44 (5.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 63 (7.92%) Mobile App
2 61 (7.67%) Blog
3 57 (7.17%) Client/Server
4 45 (5.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 42 (5.28%) User Experience
6 39 (4.91%) Equities
7 37 (4.65%) Fixed Income
8 36 (4.53%) Derivative
9 33 (4.15%) BYOD
10 32 (4.03%) Visualisation
11 29 (3.65%) Computer Science
12 25 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
13 22 (2.77%) Inversion of Control
14 21 (2.64%) N-Tier
14 21 (2.64%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (2.26%) Replication
16 12 (1.51%) DTV
17 10 (1.26%) Contract for Difference
18 9 (1.13%) Credit Risk
19 8 (1.01%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 205 (25.79%) Windows
2 45 (5.66%) UNIX
3 42 (5.28%) Linux
4 25 (3.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (2.64%) Windows 8
5 21 (2.64%) Windows XP
5 21 (2.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (2.64%) Windows Vista
5 21 (2.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (2.64%) Windows 7
6 19 (2.39%) Android
7 17 (2.14%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.13%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 643 (80.88%) Agile Software Development
2 495 (62.26%) BDD
3 329 (41.38%) TDD
4 310 (38.99%) Scrum
5 264 (33.21%) Continuous Integration
6 199 (25.03%) Test Automation
7 178 (22.39%) SDLC
8 167 (21.01%) MVC
9 144 (18.11%) Automated Testing
10 125 (15.72%) Test Scripting
11 111 (13.96%) Pair Programming
11 111 (13.96%) E-Commerce
12 110 (13.84%) Software Testing
13 107 (13.46%) Open Source
14 100 (12.58%) Automation Testing
15 97 (12.20%) OO
16 90 (11.32%) Kanban
17 84 (10.57%) Software Engineering
18 83 (10.44%) Manual Testing
19 79 (9.94%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 660 (83.02%) C#
2 257 (32.33%) SQL
3 185 (23.27%) JavaScript
4 138 (17.36%) Java
5 59 (7.42%) Ruby
6 54 (6.79%) C++
7 53 (6.67%) T-SQL
8 46 (5.79%) PowerShell
9 34 (4.28%) TypeScript
10 33 (4.15%) Objective-C
11 26 (3.27%) Python
12 18 (2.26%) CoffeeScript
13 14 (1.76%) C
14 13 (1.64%) Perl
15 9 (1.13%) PHP
15 9 (1.13%) F#
16 7 (0.88%) XPath
17 5 (0.63%) Groovy
17 5 (0.63%) VB
17 5 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 77 (9.69%) Degree
2 61 (7.67%) ISEB
3 30 (3.77%) ISTQB
4 10 (1.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (0.75%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.38%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.38%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.25%) HNC
8 2 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.13%) PMP
9 1 (0.13%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 337 (42.39%) QA
2 3 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.38%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 32 (4.03%) WMI
2 19 (2.39%) SCCM
3 15 (1.89%) Puppet
4 10 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (1.01%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 8 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (0.75%) logstash
Vendors
1 194 (24.40%) Microsoft
2 78 (9.81%) Oracle
3 32 (4.03%) Apple
4 27 (3.40%) Sitecore
5 16 (2.01%) SAP
6 14 (1.76%) IBM
6 14 (1.76%) Perforce
6 14 (1.76%) Red Gate
7 12 (1.51%) TIBCO
8 10 (1.26%) GoldenSource
8 10 (1.26%) Solace
9 6 (0.75%) Cloudera
10 5 (0.63%) Twitter
10 5 (0.63%) Google
11 4 (0.50%) OpenLink
11 4 (0.50%) Splunk
12 3 (0.38%) Ektron
12 3 (0.38%) Actian
12 3 (0.38%) RedDot
12 3 (0.38%) Atlassian
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
North London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
North London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £82000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £38000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £110k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
PCR
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits, Gym
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago