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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SpecFlow
Rank 537 567 625
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +58
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 354 336 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.32% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.15% 1.96% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 281 275 235
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
16458 17173 15234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.31% 16.35% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13934 14203 13146
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -61 184 £60,000 +9.09% 43
North West +43 47 £40,000 - 4
East of England +55 42 £45,000 +9.75% 4
South East +12 34 £40,000 -5.88% 5
South West -2 24 £35,000 - 1
Yorkshire 0 18 £40,000 +17.64% 1
East Midlands - 1 - -
North East - 1 £32,500 -
SpecFlow
UK

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 581 (80.36%) C#
2 553 (76.49%) Agile Software Development
3 469 (64.87%) .NET
4 461 (63.76%) BDD
5 377 (52.14%) TDD
6 357 (49.38%) SQL Server
7 326 (45.09%) Selenium
8 284 (39.28%) NUnit
9 280 (38.73%) SQL
10 265 (36.65%) Scrum
11 250 (34.58%) QA
12 247 (34.16%) Continuous Integration
13 245 (33.89%) MVC
14 235 (32.50%) HTML
15 223 (30.84%) ASP.NET
16 212 (29.32%) JavaScript
17 191 (26.42%) WebDriver
18 183 (25.31%) Cucumber
19 181 (25.03%) Windows
20 174 (24.07%) Microsoft
20 174 (24.07%) jQuery
21 171 (23.65%) TeamCity
22 167 (23.10%) HTML5
23 163 (22.54%) ASP.NET MVC
24 162 (22.41%) Web Services
25 157 (21.72%) Automated Testing
26 149 (20.61%) Java
27 146 (20.19%) Finance
28 140 (19.36%) Test Automation
29 137 (18.95%) E-Commerce

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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
1 101 (13.97%) IIS
2 55 (7.61%) NServiceBus
3 25 (3.46%) CMS
4 20 (2.77%) Sitecore CMS
5 19 (2.63%) SharePoint
5 19 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 15 (2.07%) SharePoint 2010
7 14 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (1.94%) WebSphere
8 12 (1.66%) Node.js
9 11 (1.52%) Apache Solr
10 10 (1.38%) Confluence
10 10 (1.38%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.41%) Apache
12 1 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 90 (12.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.69%) Mingle
3 2 (0.28%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (2.21%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 15 (2.07%) Sophis RISQUE
3 6 (0.83%) Endur
4 3 (0.41%) Summit
5 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (4.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (2.77%) Rackspace Cloud
4 14 (1.94%) SaaS
5 5 (0.69%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.28%) ElastiCache
6 2 (0.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.14%) GitHub
7 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.63%) HTTP
2 17 (2.35%) Internet
3 2 (0.28%) SMTP
4 1 (0.14%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 357 (49.38%) SQL Server
2 70 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 53 (7.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 50 (6.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 33 (4.56%) Big Data
6 28 (3.87%) MySQL
7 22 (3.04%) Relational Database
8 21 (2.90%) Hadoop
9 19 (2.63%) NoSQL
10 14 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (1.11%) MongoDB
13 7 (0.97%) Couchbase
13 7 (0.97%) Redis
14 6 (0.83%) SSDT
14 6 (0.83%) Oracle Database
15 5 (0.69%) MarkLogic
16 4 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 2 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
17 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 326 (45.09%) Selenium
2 284 (39.28%) NUnit
3 191 (26.42%) WebDriver
4 183 (25.31%) Cucumber
5 171 (23.65%) TeamCity
6 135 (18.67%) Visual Studio
7 120 (16.60%) Jenkins
8 103 (14.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 98 (13.55%) FitNesse
10 95 (13.14%) Moq
11 83 (11.48%) Git (software)
12 70 (9.68%) Rhino Mocks
13 62 (8.58%) Hudson
14 54 (7.47%) SoapUI
15 46 (6.36%) ReSharper
16 43 (5.95%) Octopus Deploy
17 42 (5.81%) JIRA
18 41 (5.67%) JUnit
19 40 (5.53%) QuickTest Pro
19 40 (5.53%) CruiseControl
General
1 146 (20.19%) Finance
2 87 (12.03%) Retail
3 63 (8.71%) Banking
4 50 (6.92%) Back Office
5 24 (3.32%) Investment Banking
6 22 (3.04%) Games
7 20 (2.77%) Telecoms
8 18 (2.49%) Advertising
9 12 (1.66%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (1.38%) Marketing
11 6 (0.83%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.69%) Publishing
13 4 (0.55%) Front Office
14 3 (0.41%) Electronics
14 3 (0.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 342 (47.30%) Developer
2 146 (20.19%) Analyst
3 107 (14.80%) Test Analyst
4 105 (14.52%) .NET Developer
5 98 (13.55%) Tester
6 88 (12.17%) C# Developer
7 78 (10.79%) Senior Developer
8 48 (6.64%) C# .NET Developer
9 44 (6.09%) Software Engineer
9 44 (6.09%) Senior .NET Developer
10 43 (5.95%) Automation Tester
11 41 (5.67%) Web Developer
12 35 (4.84%) Software Developer
13 32 (4.43%) Lead Developer
14 29 (4.01%) Programmer
15 27 (3.73%) Senior C# Developer
15 27 (3.73%) Analyst Programmer
15 27 (3.73%) Applications Developer
16 26 (3.60%) Web Applications Developer
17 24 (3.32%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 469 (64.87%) .NET
2 235 (32.50%) HTML
3 223 (30.84%) ASP.NET
4 174 (24.07%) jQuery
5 167 (23.10%) HTML5
6 163 (22.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 162 (22.41%) Web Services
8 133 (18.40%) NHibernate
9 126 (17.43%) CSS
10 120 (16.60%) WCF
11 117 (16.18%) ASP.NET Web API
12 107 (14.80%) KnockoutJS
13 101 (13.97%) AngularJS
14 98 (13.55%) .NET Framework
15 92 (12.72%) Castle Windsor
16 88 (12.17%) REST
17 87 (12.03%) Gherkin
18 85 (11.76%) MSMQ
19 51 (7.05%) RESTful
20 50 (6.92%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 95 (13.14%) Open Source
2 65 (8.99%) Mobile App
3 54 (7.47%) Inversion of Control
4 50 (6.92%) Blog
5 34 (4.70%) Hedge funds
5 34 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (4.01%) User Experience
7 25 (3.46%) Enterprise Software
8 22 (3.04%) Computer Science
9 21 (2.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 20 (2.77%) Replication
10 20 (2.77%) Fixed Income
11 19 (2.63%) N-Tier
12 12 (1.66%) Private Cloud
13 10 (1.38%) SWIFT
14 6 (0.83%) Clustering
14 6 (0.83%) Mathematics
15 5 (0.69%) Management Information System
15 5 (0.69%) Client/Server
16 4 (0.55%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 181 (25.03%) Windows
2 55 (7.61%) Linux
3 22 (3.04%) Apple iOS
4 18 (2.49%) UNIX
4 18 (2.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (1.80%) Android
6 5 (0.69%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.69%) Windows XP
6 5 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (0.69%) Windows Vista
6 5 (0.69%) Windows 8
6 5 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 553 (76.49%) Agile Software Development
2 461 (63.76%) BDD
3 377 (52.14%) TDD
4 265 (36.65%) Scrum
5 247 (34.16%) Continuous Integration
6 245 (33.89%) MVC
7 157 (21.72%) Automated Testing
8 140 (19.36%) Test Automation
9 137 (18.95%) E-Commerce
10 135 (18.67%) OO
11 93 (12.86%) Test Scripting
12 91 (12.59%) Automation Testing
13 75 (10.37%) Software Testing
14 74 (10.24%) Pair Programming
14 74 (10.24%) Mentoring
15 61 (8.44%) Kanban
15 61 (8.44%) Unit Testing
16 55 (7.61%) Waterfall
17 49 (6.78%) OOD
18 48 (6.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 581 (80.36%) C#
2 280 (38.73%) SQL
3 212 (29.32%) JavaScript
4 149 (20.61%) Java
5 118 (16.32%) Ruby
6 58 (8.02%) PowerShell
7 38 (5.26%) T-SQL
8 28 (3.87%) Perl
9 25 (3.46%) Python
10 20 (2.77%) C++
11 15 (2.07%) VB.NET
12 13 (1.80%) Groovy
12 13 (1.80%) TypeScript
13 10 (1.38%) VB
14 8 (1.11%) XPath
15 7 (0.97%) VBScript
16 5 (0.69%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.55%) C
17 4 (0.55%) F#
18 3 (0.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 78 (10.79%) Degree
2 75 (10.37%) ISEB
3 28 (3.87%) ISTQB
4 17 (2.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (1.38%) PMP
5 10 (1.38%) PMI Certification
6 8 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 5 (0.69%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 5 (0.69%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 4 (0.55%) MCP
8 4 (0.55%) HND
8 4 (0.55%) MCPD
9 2 (0.28%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.14%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 250 (34.58%) QA
2 2 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (1.66%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.69%) Docker
3 2 (0.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 33 (4.56%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (1.66%) logstash
3 10 (1.38%) Puppet
4 9 (1.24%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (0.83%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.28%) Graphite
Vendors
1 174 (24.07%) Microsoft
2 78 (10.79%) Oracle
3 40 (5.53%) Sitecore
4 28 (3.87%) Google
5 21 (2.90%) IBM
6 13 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (1.80%) Cerillion
7 12 (1.66%) Apple
8 11 (1.52%) SAP
9 10 (1.38%) HP
10 7 (0.97%) AppDynamics
10 7 (0.97%) SolarWinds
11 5 (0.69%) OpenLink
12 4 (0.55%) Infragistics
12 4 (0.55%) TOWER Software
12 4 (0.55%) Atlassian
12 4 (0.55%) Hitachi
12 4 (0.55%) DevExpress
13 3 (0.41%) ION Trading
14 2 (0.28%) TIBCO
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus (10%), Pension, Share Option
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
AB Recruit
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum upto £50k plus bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Quindell Resourcing Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + good bonus (10-20%) + health + pen
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent Crew
Salary: £44000 - £56650 per annum + Exceptional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Vadis People
Salary: circ £40,000 - £50,000 + Ex Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 6 days ago