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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpecFlow
Rank 535 628 692
Rank change year-on-year
+93 +64
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 368 242 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.23% 1.56% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 292 192 171
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,100 £38,950
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £64,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
16529 15519 16484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.04% 15.44% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14040 13030 14623
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 December 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 December 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 +24 217 £55,000 - 10
North West - 39 £40,000 - 5
South West - 32 £35,500 - 3
East of England -1 31 £55,000 +4.76% 4
South East +6 27 £40,750 -24.53%
Yorkshire -11 21 £45,000 +32.35% 3
East Midlands +25 1 £35,000 -
SpecFlow
UK

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 671 (83.56%) C#
2 629 (78.33%) Agile Software Development
3 524 (65.26%) BDD
4 475 (59.15%) .NET
5 404 (50.31%) Selenium
6 403 (50.19%) SQL Server
6 403 (50.19%) TDD
7 331 (41.22%) SQL
8 312 (38.85%) Scrum
9 306 (38.11%) NUnit
10 284 (35.37%) QA
11 249 (31.01%) ASP.NET
12 242 (30.14%) Continuous Integration
13 240 (29.89%) Cucumber
14 232 (28.89%) MVC
15 210 (26.15%) Microsoft
15 210 (26.15%) HTML
16 204 (25.40%) TeamCity
17 200 (24.91%) Web Services
18 198 (24.66%) WebDriver
19 196 (24.41%) OO
20 190 (23.66%) JavaScript
21 179 (22.29%) Ruby
22 177 (22.04%) E-Commerce
23 176 (21.92%) Automated Testing
23 176 (21.92%) Team Foundation Server
24 175 (21.79%) Test Automation
24 175 (21.79%) ASP.NET MVC
25 171 (21.30%) WCF
26 158 (19.68%) jQuery

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 70 (8.72%) IIS
2 69 (8.59%) NServiceBus
3 11 (1.37%) CMS
3 11 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
4 10 (1.25%) Node.js
5 8 (1.00%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.50%) Confluence
6 4 (0.50%) MQSeries
6 4 (0.50%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.12%) Apache
9 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 75 (9.34%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.00%) Mingle
3 7 (0.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 31 (3.86%) Endur
2 26 (3.24%) Sophis RISQUE
3 17 (2.12%) Towers Watson Igloo
4 3 (0.37%) Summit
5 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 74 (9.22%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (4.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (2.12%) Rackspace Cloud
4 11 (1.37%) SaaS
5 4 (0.50%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.12%) ElastiCache
6 1 (0.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.12%) GitHub
6 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 43 (5.35%) Internet
2 22 (2.74%) HTTP
3 1 (0.12%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 403 (50.19%) SQL Server
2 91 (11.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 54 (6.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 52 (6.48%) Big Data
5 43 (5.35%) Hadoop
6 37 (4.61%) MySQL
7 32 (3.99%) SQL Server 2005
8 22 (2.74%) Relational Database
9 18 (2.24%) NoSQL
10 10 (1.25%) MongoDB
11 9 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (1.00%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.75%) SSDT
14 5 (0.62%) Couchbase
14 5 (0.62%) Redis
15 4 (0.50%) Oracle Exadata
15 4 (0.50%) CouchDB
16 3 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 3 (0.37%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 404 (50.31%) Selenium
2 306 (38.11%) NUnit
3 240 (29.89%) Cucumber
4 204 (25.40%) TeamCity
5 198 (24.66%) WebDriver
6 176 (21.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 146 (18.18%) Visual Studio
8 127 (15.82%) Jenkins
9 110 (13.70%) FitNesse
10 100 (12.45%) Rhino Mocks
11 90 (11.21%) Git (software)
12 73 (9.09%) Hudson
13 72 (8.97%) Moq
14 70 (8.72%) CruiseControl
15 63 (7.85%) JIRA
15 63 (7.85%) QuickTest Pro
16 45 (5.60%) JBehave
17 40 (4.98%) Log4Net
17 40 (4.98%) Subversion
18 38 (4.73%) Calabash
General
1 154 (19.18%) Finance
2 92 (11.46%) Retail
3 52 (6.48%) Banking
4 42 (5.23%) Games
5 37 (4.61%) Marketing
6 34 (4.23%) Back Office
7 27 (3.36%) Telecoms
8 26 (3.24%) Investment Banking
9 19 (2.37%) Advertising
10 9 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.87%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.87%) Billing
12 4 (0.50%) Publishing
12 4 (0.50%) Front Office
13 3 (0.37%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.37%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 372 (46.33%) Developer
2 175 (21.79%) Analyst
3 137 (17.06%) Test Analyst
4 117 (14.57%) C# Developer
5 105 (13.08%) .NET Developer
6 98 (12.20%) Senior Developer
7 94 (11.71%) Tester
8 65 (8.09%) Senior .NET Developer
9 59 (7.35%) Automation Tester
10 55 (6.85%) C# .NET Developer
11 45 (5.60%) Test Engineer
12 42 (5.23%) Web Developer
13 41 (5.11%) Automation Engineer
14 38 (4.73%) QA Engineer
15 37 (4.61%) QA Analyst
16 35 (4.36%) Software Developer
17 33 (4.11%) Programmer
18 29 (3.61%) Senior C# Developer
19 27 (3.36%) Analyst Programmer
20 23 (2.86%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 475 (59.15%) .NET
2 249 (31.01%) ASP.NET
3 210 (26.15%) HTML
4 200 (24.91%) Web Services
5 175 (21.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 171 (21.30%) WCF
7 158 (19.68%) jQuery
8 136 (16.94%) CSS
9 135 (16.81%) Gherkin
10 121 (15.07%) NHibernate
11 116 (14.45%) HTML5
12 112 (13.95%) MSMQ
13 111 (13.82%) ASP.NET Web API
14 110 (13.70%) SOAP
15 105 (13.08%) REST
16 97 (12.08%) RESTful
17 96 (11.96%) KnockoutJS
18 94 (11.71%) XML
19 92 (11.46%) .NET Framework
20 90 (11.21%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 78 (9.71%) Open Source
2 49 (6.10%) Inversion of Control
3 48 (5.98%) User Experience
4 47 (5.85%) Computer Science
5 46 (5.73%) Mobile App
6 42 (5.23%) Blog
7 37 (4.61%) Enterprise Software
8 28 (3.49%) Hedge funds
9 27 (3.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 23 (2.86%) Fixed Income
11 21 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
12 15 (1.87%) N-Tier
13 10 (1.25%) iPhone
14 9 (1.12%) Client/Server
15 6 (0.75%) Clustering
15 6 (0.75%) Equities
15 6 (0.75%) Management Information System
15 6 (0.75%) Derivative
15 6 (0.75%) iPad
15 6 (0.75%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 158 (19.68%) Windows
2 60 (7.47%) Linux
3 20 (2.49%) Apple iOS
4 18 (2.24%) Android
5 17 (2.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (1.99%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 629 (78.33%) Agile Software Development
2 524 (65.26%) BDD
3 403 (50.19%) TDD
4 312 (38.85%) Scrum
5 242 (30.14%) Continuous Integration
6 232 (28.89%) MVC
7 196 (24.41%) OO
8 177 (22.04%) E-Commerce
9 176 (21.92%) Automated Testing
10 175 (21.79%) Test Automation
11 103 (12.83%) Test Scripting
12 100 (12.45%) Software Testing
13 88 (10.96%) Mentoring
14 82 (10.21%) Automation Testing
15 77 (9.59%) Kanban
15 77 (9.59%) OOA/OOD
16 76 (9.46%) OOD
17 74 (9.22%) OOP
18 56 (6.97%) Pair Programming
18 56 (6.97%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 671 (83.56%) C#
2 331 (41.22%) SQL
3 190 (23.66%) JavaScript
4 179 (22.29%) Ruby
5 146 (18.18%) Java
6 68 (8.47%) PowerShell
7 62 (7.72%) Python
8 39 (4.86%) Perl
9 29 (3.61%) T-SQL
10 23 (2.86%) C++
11 14 (1.74%) C
12 9 (1.12%) VB.NET
13 7 (0.87%) PL/SQL
13 7 (0.87%) Groovy
14 5 (0.62%) PHP
14 5 (0.62%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.37%) Scala
15 3 (0.37%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.37%) XPath
16 1 (0.12%) F#
Qualifications
1 83 (10.34%) Degree
2 61 (7.60%) ISEB
3 26 (3.24%) ISTQB
4 14 (1.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (0.87%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 7 (0.87%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 7 (0.87%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 6 (0.75%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 284 (35.37%) QA
System Software
1 9 (1.12%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 57 (7.10%) HP Quality Center
2 32 (3.99%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (2.37%) logstash
4 10 (1.25%) Vagrant
5 9 (1.12%) Puppet
6 3 (0.37%) Nagios
6 3 (0.37%) ZABBIX
6 3 (0.37%) Zenoss
6 3 (0.37%) Graphite
6 3 (0.37%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.12%) StatsD
Vendors
1 210 (26.15%) Microsoft
2 54 (6.72%) Oracle
3 37 (4.61%) HP
4 31 (3.86%) OpenLink
5 17 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (2.12%) Cerillion
6 14 (1.74%) Sitecore
7 12 (1.49%) Google
8 9 (1.12%) Apple
9 8 (1.00%) IBM
10 4 (0.50%) DevExpress
10 4 (0.50%) Infragistics
11 3 (0.37%) ION Trading
11 3 (0.37%) SAP
12 2 (0.25%) Endeca
12 2 (0.25%) Splunk
13 1 (0.12%) New Relic
13 1 (0.12%) Atlassian
13 1 (0.12%) Red Gate
13 1 (0.12%) Cognizant
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + be - excellent bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 70,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 24 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 24 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £55K depending on level of experience
Posted: 26 days ago