The table below looks at the statistics for SpecFlow skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SpecFlow
Rank 116 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 25 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.22% 0.26% -
As % of the Development Applications category 7.18% 1.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 25 5 0
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
SpecFlow
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
348 316 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.92% 16.42% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 273 259 376
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SpecFlow across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

SpecFlow Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

SpecFlow
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SpecFlow across the Hertfordshire region.

SpecFlow Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

SpecFlow
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SpecFlow across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

SpecFlow Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

SpecFlow
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SpecFlow within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Watford -4 9 £55,000 +34.14%
St Albans - 6 £55,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £65,000 -
SpecFlow
East of England

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 43 (97.73%) NUnit
2 36 (81.82%) C#
2 36 (81.82%) Cucumber
3 34 (77.27%) Selenium
4 31 (70.45%) Java
4 31 (70.45%) SQL
4 31 (70.45%) BDD
5 30 (68.18%) Jenkins
5 30 (68.18%) JUnit
6 28 (63.64%) Open Source
7 25 (56.82%) Web Services
7 25 (56.82%) Software Testing
8 24 (54.55%) Ruby
8 24 (54.55%) Gherkin
9 22 (50.00%) Test Automation
9 22 (50.00%) RESTful
9 22 (50.00%) JBehave
9 22 (50.00%) Calabash
9 22 (50.00%) Test Scripting
9 22 (50.00%) WATIR
9 22 (50.00%) XML
10 21 (47.73%) .NET
11 17 (38.64%) OO
12 12 (27.27%) TeamCity
13 11 (25.00%) Oracle
13 11 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
14 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
14 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (18.18%) Automated Testing

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (13.64%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (11.36%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.64%) OpenShift
3 2 (4.55%) ElastiCache
3 2 (4.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.18%) Couchbase
2 8 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 43 (97.73%) NUnit
2 36 (81.82%) Cucumber
3 34 (77.27%) Selenium
4 30 (68.18%) JUnit
4 30 (68.18%) Jenkins
5 22 (50.00%) Calabash
5 22 (50.00%) JBehave
5 22 (50.00%) WATIR
6 12 (27.27%) TeamCity
7 11 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
9 3 (6.82%) Moq
10 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
10 1 (2.27%) MSTest
10 1 (2.27%) Hudson
10 1 (2.27%) Firebug
10 1 (2.27%) Fiddler
General
1 7 (15.91%) Retail
2 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Automation Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Test Automation Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Test Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Senior Test Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Tester
3 8 (18.18%) Architect
3 8 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (18.18%) Software Tester
3 8 (18.18%) Senior Tester
3 8 (18.18%) Senior Software Tester
4 5 (11.36%) QA Leader
4 5 (11.36%) Developer
5 2 (4.55%) .NET Developer
5 2 (4.55%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.27%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (56.82%) Web Services
2 24 (54.55%) Gherkin
3 22 (50.00%) XML
3 22 (50.00%) RESTful
4 21 (47.73%) .NET
5 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET
5 5 (11.36%) CSS
5 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (11.36%) HTML
6 4 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.55%) WCF
8 2 (4.55%) WPF
8 2 (4.55%) HTML5
8 2 (4.55%) CSS3
8 2 (4.55%) J2EE
8 2 (4.55%) WinForms
8 2 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 28 (63.64%) Open Source
2 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (70.45%) BDD
2 25 (56.82%) Software Testing
3 22 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 22 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 17 (38.64%) OO
5 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 8 (18.18%) SOA
7 7 (15.91%) TDD
8 6 (13.64%) Test Strategy
9 5 (11.36%) Test Management
9 5 (11.36%) MVC
9 5 (11.36%) Scrum
10 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (6.82%) Manual Testing
11 3 (6.82%) OOP
11 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
12 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (4.55%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 36 (81.82%) C#
2 31 (70.45%) Java
2 31 (70.45%) SQL
3 24 (54.55%) Ruby
4 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.27%) C
6 1 (2.27%) Perl
6 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) TIBCO
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
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