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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpecFlow
Rank 499 630 793
Rank change year-on-year
+131 +163
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 428 226 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.23% 0.080%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.47% 1.49% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 344 175 73
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +30.76%
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
17305 15213 16185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.18% 15.24% 14.80%
Number of salaries quoted 14351 13051 14072
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +27 240 £55,000 -3.08% 20
South East +18 46 £41,250 -21.80% 11
East of England - 38 £55,000 - 3
South West -4 35 £35,000 +21.73% 4
Yorkshire -21 32 £28,500 -16.17% 1
North West - 30 £40,000 - 3
East Midlands - 6 £35,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £52,500 - 6
SpecFlow
UK

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 674 (86.52%) C#
2 572 (73.43%) Agile Software Development
3 528 (67.78%) .NET
4 469 (60.21%) BDD
5 428 (54.94%) TDD
6 412 (52.89%) SQL Server
7 336 (43.13%) ASP.NET
8 334 (42.88%) Selenium
9 314 (40.31%) Scrum
10 303 (38.90%) MVC
11 300 (38.51%) SQL
12 257 (32.99%) NUnit
13 246 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
13 246 (31.58%) Cucumber
14 243 (31.19%) QA
15 232 (29.78%) WCF
16 230 (29.53%) JavaScript
17 227 (29.14%) Continuous Integration
18 224 (28.75%) HTML
19 221 (28.37%) OO
20 216 (27.73%) Microsoft
21 214 (27.47%) jQuery
22 207 (26.57%) Web Services
23 203 (26.06%) E-Commerce
24 175 (22.46%) TeamCity
25 173 (22.21%) Ruby
26 168 (21.57%) .NET Framework
27 166 (21.31%) CSS
28 164 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
29 152 (19.51%) Automated Testing

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 55 (7.06%) NServiceBus
2 44 (5.65%) IIS
3 23 (2.95%) CMS
4 14 (1.80%) Sitecore CMS
5 10 (1.28%) Apache Solr
6 7 (0.90%) SharePoint
7 5 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.51%) MQSeries
8 4 (0.51%) Node.js
9 3 (0.39%) Confluence
10 1 (0.13%) SAS
10 1 (0.13%) Apache
10 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 96 (12.32%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.67%) MS Office
3 5 (0.64%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 24 (3.08%) Endur
2 10 (1.28%) Sophis RISQUE
3 3 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.39%) Towers Watson Igloo
4 2 (0.26%) assyst
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 109 (13.99%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.80%) Rackspace Cloud
3 14 (1.80%) SaaS
4 8 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.77%) GitHub
6 5 (0.64%) Force.com
7 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (9.24%) Internet
2 11 (1.41%) HTTP
3 1 (0.13%) GSM
3 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 412 (52.89%) SQL Server
2 73 (9.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (6.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 34 (4.36%) Hadoop
5 33 (4.24%) Big Data
6 27 (3.47%) Relational Database
7 21 (2.70%) MySQL
8 20 (2.57%) SQL Server 2005
9 19 (2.44%) MongoDB
10 18 (2.31%) NoSQL
11 13 (1.67%) CouchDB
12 9 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (0.90%) Redis
14 3 (0.39%) Oracle Database 12c
14 3 (0.39%) Oracle Database
15 2 (0.26%) Oracle Exadata
15 2 (0.26%) RDBMS
16 1 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
16 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 334 (42.88%) Selenium
2 257 (32.99%) NUnit
3 246 (31.58%) Cucumber
4 175 (22.46%) TeamCity
5 164 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 143 (18.36%) WebDriver
7 127 (16.30%) Visual Studio
8 110 (14.12%) Rhino Mocks
9 86 (11.04%) Jenkins
10 81 (10.40%) Git (software)
11 79 (10.14%) FitNesse
12 70 (8.99%) QuickTest Pro
13 61 (7.83%) Moq
14 59 (7.57%) JIRA
15 55 (7.06%) CruiseControl
16 52 (6.68%) MSTest
17 50 (6.42%) Log4Net
18 49 (6.29%) Hudson
19 43 (5.52%) Subversion
20 34 (4.36%) ReSharper
General
1 135 (17.33%) Finance
2 43 (5.52%) Retail
3 42 (5.39%) Marketing
4 41 (5.26%) Banking
5 31 (3.98%) Games
6 20 (2.57%) Telecoms
7 18 (2.31%) Investment Banking
8 16 (2.05%) Back Office
9 12 (1.54%) Billing
10 8 (1.03%) Advertising
11 7 (0.90%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.77%) Publishing
12 6 (0.77%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.64%) Front Office
14 3 (0.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 407 (52.25%) Developer
2 144 (18.49%) C# Developer
3 140 (17.97%) .NET Developer
4 134 (17.20%) Analyst
5 133 (17.07%) Senior Developer
6 110 (14.12%) Test Analyst
7 79 (10.14%) C# .NET Developer
8 76 (9.76%) Senior .NET Developer
9 64 (8.22%) Software Developer
9 64 (8.22%) Tester
10 45 (5.78%) Web Developer
10 45 (5.78%) QA Engineer
11 43 (5.52%) Automation Engineer
12 42 (5.39%) Test Engineer
13 40 (5.13%) Senior C# Developer
14 37 (4.75%) Automation Tester
15 31 (3.98%) QA Analyst
16 29 (3.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 24 (3.08%) QA Automation Engineer
17 24 (3.08%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 528 (67.78%) .NET
2 336 (43.13%) ASP.NET
3 246 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 232 (29.78%) WCF
5 224 (28.75%) HTML
6 214 (27.47%) jQuery
7 207 (26.57%) Web Services
8 168 (21.57%) .NET Framework
9 166 (21.31%) CSS
10 140 (17.97%) ASP.NET Web API
11 138 (17.72%) SOAP
12 137 (17.59%) Gherkin
13 136 (17.46%) NHibernate
14 119 (15.28%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 108 (13.86%) HTML5
16 104 (13.35%) REST
17 94 (12.07%) KnockoutJS
18 92 (11.81%) MSMQ
19 90 (11.55%) XML
19 90 (11.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 63 (8.09%) Open Source
2 50 (6.42%) Computer Science
3 43 (5.52%) Inversion of Control
4 36 (4.62%) Blog
5 35 (4.49%) User Experience
6 29 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
7 25 (3.21%) Mobile App
8 22 (2.82%) N-Tier
9 19 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (2.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 14 (1.80%) Fixed Income
12 12 (1.54%) Derivative
13 10 (1.28%) Client/Server
14 9 (1.16%) Equities
15 8 (1.03%) Hedge funds
16 7 (0.90%) iPhone
17 6 (0.77%) Social Media
18 5 (0.64%) iPad
18 5 (0.64%) Xbox
19 4 (0.51%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 106 (13.61%) Windows
2 37 (4.75%) Linux
3 24 (3.08%) Android
4 21 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.64%) UNIX
7 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.13%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 572 (73.43%) Agile Software Development
2 469 (60.21%) BDD
3 428 (54.94%) TDD
4 314 (40.31%) Scrum
5 303 (38.90%) MVC
6 227 (29.14%) Continuous Integration
7 221 (28.37%) OO
8 203 (26.06%) E-Commerce
9 152 (19.51%) Automated Testing
10 151 (19.38%) Test Automation
11 88 (11.30%) Kanban
11 88 (11.30%) Unit Testing
12 84 (10.78%) Test Scripting
12 84 (10.78%) OOP
13 79 (10.14%) OOA/OOD
14 76 (9.76%) Software Testing
14 76 (9.76%) Mentoring
15 66 (8.47%) Test Management
15 66 (8.47%) OOD
16 63 (8.09%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 674 (86.52%) C#
2 300 (38.51%) SQL
3 230 (29.53%) JavaScript
4 173 (22.21%) Ruby
5 107 (13.74%) Java
6 56 (7.19%) Python
7 50 (6.42%) T-SQL
8 48 (6.16%) PowerShell
9 24 (3.08%) Perl
10 20 (2.57%) PHP
10 20 (2.57%) TypeScript
11 17 (2.18%) C++
12 10 (1.28%) C
13 9 (1.16%) Objective-C
13 9 (1.16%) CoffeeScript
14 6 (0.77%) F#
15 5 (0.64%) VB.NET
16 4 (0.51%) Groovy
16 4 (0.51%) Scala
16 4 (0.51%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 80 (10.27%) Degree
2 41 (5.26%) ISEB
3 18 (2.31%) ISTQB
4 8 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (0.77%) MBA
6 5 (0.64%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.51%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 4 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (0.51%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 4 (0.51%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.26%) MCP
8 2 (0.26%) MCSD
8 2 (0.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 243 (31.19%) QA
Systems Management
1 68 (8.73%) HP Quality Center
2 25 (3.21%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (3.21%) logstash
3 13 (1.67%) HAProxy
4 10 (1.28%) Nagios
4 10 (1.28%) ZABBIX
4 10 (1.28%) Zenoss
5 4 (0.51%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.39%) Puppet
7 1 (0.13%) StatsD
Vendors
1 216 (27.73%) Microsoft
2 44 (5.65%) HP
3 24 (3.08%) OpenLink
4 19 (2.44%) Oracle
5 18 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (1.80%) Sitecore
7 13 (1.67%) Cerillion
8 10 (1.28%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.39%) Zend
9 3 (0.39%) SAP
9 3 (0.39%) Splunk
10 2 (0.26%) IBM
10 2 (0.26%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.13%) Green Hat
11 1 (0.13%) New Relic
11 1 (0.13%) Red Gate
11 1 (0.13%) VMware
11 1 (0.13%) Endeca
11 1 (0.13%) Citrix
11 1 (0.13%) Cognizant
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
QUANTICA
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
London
Moonpig.com
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day plus Flexible working hours
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dagenham, Essex
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £85000 to £95000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £40000 - £80000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
LA International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago