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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SpecFlow
Rank 523 589 644
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +55
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 360 274 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.28% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.26% 1.78% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 284 216 209
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,300 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £70,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
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
15918 15428 16192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.18% 15.95% 15.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13578 12793 14250
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 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +4 195 £60,000 +9.09% 38
North West - 49 £40,000 - 11
East of England +16 34 £55,000 +10.00% 4
South West +17 29 £35,500 - 1
South East -18 29 £40,000 -23.80% 2
Yorkshire -19 22 £55,000 +61.76% 2
East Midlands +22 1 £35,000 -
SpecFlow
UK

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 645 (82.06%) C#
2 618 (78.63%) Agile Software Development
3 526 (66.92%) BDD
4 479 (60.94%) .NET
5 408 (51.91%) TDD
6 384 (48.85%) SQL Server
7 364 (46.31%) Selenium
8 322 (40.97%) SQL
9 319 (40.59%) Scrum
10 313 (39.82%) NUnit
11 274 (34.86%) QA
12 250 (31.81%) Continuous Integration
13 240 (30.53%) ASP.NET
14 236 (30.03%) MVC
15 224 (28.50%) HTML
16 223 (28.37%) Cucumber
17 215 (27.35%) TeamCity
18 205 (26.08%) JavaScript
19 196 (24.94%) WebDriver
20 190 (24.17%) OO
20 190 (24.17%) Microsoft
20 190 (24.17%) Automated Testing
21 184 (23.41%) Web Services
22 177 (22.52%) E-Commerce
23 171 (21.76%) jQuery
24 169 (21.50%) ASP.NET MVC
25 168 (21.37%) Ruby
26 166 (21.12%) Test Automation
27 162 (20.61%) Windows
28 161 (20.48%) WCF

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 81 (10.31%) IIS
2 71 (9.03%) NServiceBus
3 18 (2.29%) CMS
4 17 (2.16%) Sitecore CMS
5 12 (1.53%) WebSphere
5 12 (1.53%) Node.js
6 7 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.38%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.38%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.38%) MQSeries
7 3 (0.38%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.25%) Apache
8 2 (0.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 70 (8.91%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.15%) Mingle
3 4 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 28 (3.56%) Endur
2 25 (3.18%) Sophis RISQUE
3 20 (2.54%) Towers Watson Igloo
4 3 (0.38%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 72 (9.16%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (2.93%) Rackspace Cloud
4 7 (0.89%) SaaS
5 6 (0.76%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.25%) ElastiCache
6 2 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.13%) GitHub
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.20%) Internet
2 25 (3.18%) HTTP
3 1 (0.13%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 384 (48.85%) SQL Server
2 92 (11.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 49 (6.23%) Big Data
3 49 (6.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 37 (4.71%) Hadoop
5 36 (4.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 36 (4.58%) MySQL
6 22 (2.80%) Relational Database
7 18 (2.29%) NoSQL
8 10 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (1.27%) MongoDB
9 9 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (1.15%) Oracle Database
10 8 (1.02%) Couchbase
11 6 (0.76%) SSDT
12 5 (0.64%) Redis
13 4 (0.51%) Oracle Exadata
13 4 (0.51%) MarkLogic
14 3 (0.38%) CouchDB
15 2 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 364 (46.31%) Selenium
2 313 (39.82%) NUnit
3 223 (28.37%) Cucumber
4 215 (27.35%) TeamCity
5 196 (24.94%) WebDriver
6 149 (18.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 141 (17.94%) Visual Studio
8 121 (15.39%) Jenkins
9 109 (13.87%) FitNesse
10 104 (13.23%) Rhino Mocks
11 101 (12.85%) Git (software)
12 84 (10.69%) Moq
13 75 (9.54%) Hudson
14 70 (8.91%) CruiseControl
15 59 (7.51%) JIRA
16 58 (7.38%) QuickTest Pro
17 43 (5.47%) JBehave
18 41 (5.22%) Log4Net
19 39 (4.96%) JUnit
19 39 (4.96%) SoapUI
General
1 152 (19.34%) Finance
2 94 (11.96%) Retail
3 54 (6.87%) Banking
4 43 (5.47%) Back Office
5 39 (4.96%) Games
6 28 (3.56%) Investment Banking
7 25 (3.18%) Marketing
8 24 (3.05%) Telecoms
9 18 (2.29%) Advertising
10 12 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.38%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.38%) Publishing
12 2 (0.25%) Billing
12 2 (0.25%) Front Office
13 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 359 (45.67%) Developer
2 169 (21.50%) Analyst
3 126 (16.03%) Test Analyst
4 109 (13.87%) C# Developer
5 103 (13.10%) .NET Developer
6 95 (12.09%) Tester
7 84 (10.69%) Senior Developer
8 59 (7.51%) Senior .NET Developer
9 57 (7.25%) Automation Tester
10 53 (6.74%) C# .NET Developer
11 47 (5.98%) Web Developer
12 41 (5.22%) Test Engineer
13 37 (4.71%) QA Engineer
13 37 (4.71%) Automation Engineer
14 32 (4.07%) Programmer
15 31 (3.94%) QA Analyst
16 30 (3.82%) Analyst Programmer
17 28 (3.56%) Software Developer
18 27 (3.44%) Software Engineer
19 26 (3.31%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 479 (60.94%) .NET
2 240 (30.53%) ASP.NET
3 224 (28.50%) HTML
4 184 (23.41%) Web Services
5 171 (21.76%) jQuery
6 169 (21.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 161 (20.48%) WCF
8 136 (17.30%) HTML5
9 134 (17.05%) CSS
10 132 (16.79%) NHibernate
11 122 (15.52%) Gherkin
12 114 (14.50%) MSMQ
13 106 (13.49%) KnockoutJS
13 106 (13.49%) ASP.NET Web API
14 102 (12.98%) Castle Windsor
15 99 (12.60%) REST
16 94 (11.96%) RESTful
16 94 (11.96%) .NET Framework
17 90 (11.45%) AngularJS
18 86 (10.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 88 (11.20%) Open Source
2 53 (6.74%) Inversion of Control
2 53 (6.74%) Mobile App
3 48 (6.11%) Blog
4 41 (5.22%) User Experience
5 38 (4.83%) Enterprise Software
6 36 (4.58%) Computer Science
7 35 (4.45%) Hedge funds
8 30 (3.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 26 (3.31%) Fixed Income
10 24 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (1.78%) N-Tier
12 8 (1.02%) Replication
13 7 (0.89%) Client/Server
14 6 (0.76%) Clustering
14 6 (0.76%) Equities
14 6 (0.76%) Management Information System
14 6 (0.76%) Derivative
14 6 (0.76%) iPad
14 6 (0.76%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 162 (20.61%) Windows
2 68 (8.65%) Linux
3 19 (2.42%) UNIX
3 19 (2.42%) Apple iOS
4 16 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (1.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 618 (78.63%) Agile Software Development
2 526 (66.92%) BDD
3 408 (51.91%) TDD
4 319 (40.59%) Scrum
5 250 (31.81%) Continuous Integration
6 236 (30.03%) MVC
7 190 (24.17%) OO
7 190 (24.17%) Automated Testing
8 177 (22.52%) E-Commerce
9 166 (21.12%) Test Automation
10 103 (13.10%) Test Scripting
11 88 (11.20%) Automation Testing
12 84 (10.69%) Mentoring
12 84 (10.69%) Software Testing
13 73 (9.29%) Kanban
14 72 (9.16%) OOP
14 72 (9.16%) OOA/OOD
15 70 (8.91%) OOD
16 64 (8.14%) Agile Testing
17 63 (8.02%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 645 (82.06%) C#
2 322 (40.97%) SQL
3 205 (26.08%) JavaScript
4 168 (21.37%) Ruby
5 145 (18.45%) Java
6 65 (8.27%) PowerShell
7 53 (6.74%) Python
8 38 (4.83%) Perl
9 30 (3.82%) T-SQL
10 24 (3.05%) C++
11 13 (1.65%) VB.NET
12 11 (1.40%) C
13 7 (0.89%) PL/SQL
13 7 (0.89%) Groovy
13 7 (0.89%) TypeScript
14 5 (0.64%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.64%) XPath
15 3 (0.38%) Scala
16 2 (0.25%) VB
16 2 (0.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 73 (9.29%) Degree
2 68 (8.65%) ISEB
3 29 (3.69%) ISTQB
4 15 (1.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (1.02%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 8 (1.02%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 8 (1.02%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 6 (0.76%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.25%) PMP
7 2 (0.25%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 274 (34.86%) QA
System Software
1 12 (1.53%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 41 (5.22%) HP Quality Center
2 33 (4.20%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (2.54%) logstash
4 11 (1.40%) Puppet
5 6 (0.76%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.13%) StatsD
6 1 (0.13%) Graphite
Vendors
1 190 (24.17%) Microsoft
2 63 (8.02%) Oracle
3 28 (3.56%) OpenLink
4 26 (3.31%) HP
5 21 (2.67%) Sitecore
6 17 (2.16%) Google
7 16 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
7 16 (2.04%) Cerillion
8 13 (1.65%) IBM
9 12 (1.53%) Apple
10 6 (0.76%) SAP
11 4 (0.51%) Infragistics
11 4 (0.51%) DevExpress
12 3 (0.38%) ION Trading
12 3 (0.38%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.25%) Endeca
14 1 (0.13%) Terracotta
14 1 (0.13%) Red Gate
14 1 (0.13%) New Relic
14 1 (0.13%) TIBCO
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 40 minutes ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + be - excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
TRG
Salary: £55000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £95000.00 - £105000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
EasyRoommate
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum High base salary + bonus + flexible benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Jet2.com
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + good bonus (10-20%) + health + pen
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus (10%), Pension, Share Option
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EasyJet
Posted: 20 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
ao.com
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Negotiable dependent on Experience
Posted: 20 days ago