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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SpecFlow
Rank 137 147 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.50% 0.040% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.01% 0.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
366 359 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.70% 14.46% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 293 279 338
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,446 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.89%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
St Albans -7 10 £50,000 +6.38%
SpecFlow
East of England

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 29 (80.56%) NUnit
2 27 (75.00%) C#
3 25 (69.44%) .NET
4 24 (66.67%) Cucumber
5 20 (55.56%) SQL
6 19 (52.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (50.00%) Selenium
8 17 (47.22%) Java
8 17 (47.22%) JUnit
8 17 (47.22%) Jenkins
9 16 (44.44%) BDD
9 16 (44.44%) QA
10 15 (41.67%) Web Services
10 15 (41.67%) Open Source
11 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
11 14 (38.89%) Software Testing
12 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
13 12 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
13 12 (33.33%) Ruby
14 11 (30.56%) WATIR
14 11 (30.56%) Test Automation
14 11 (30.56%) Test Scripting
14 11 (30.56%) XML
14 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
14 11 (30.56%) Gherkin
14 11 (30.56%) JBehave
14 11 (30.56%) Elasticsearch
14 11 (30.56%) Calabash
14 11 (30.56%) TeamCity
14 11 (30.56%) RESTful

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 11 (30.56%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (19.44%) Confluence
3 3 (8.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) SaaS
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (11.11%) OpenShift
4 2 (5.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) Couchbase
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (80.56%) NUnit
2 24 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 19 (52.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (50.00%) Selenium
5 17 (47.22%) JUnit
5 17 (47.22%) Jenkins
6 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
7 11 (30.56%) WATIR
7 11 (30.56%) TeamCity
7 11 (30.56%) Calabash
7 11 (30.56%) JBehave
8 7 (19.44%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (19.44%) Visual Studio
8 7 (19.44%) JIRA
9 1 (2.78%) MSTest
General
1 4 (11.11%) Retail
2 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Developer
2 9 (25.00%) Senior Tester
2 9 (25.00%) Tester
2 9 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 9 (25.00%) Senior Software Tester
3 6 (16.67%) QA Leader
3 6 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (13.89%) Software Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (69.44%) .NET
2 15 (41.67%) Web Services
3 12 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
4 11 (30.56%) Gherkin
4 11 (30.56%) RESTful
4 11 (30.56%) XML
5 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET
5 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (27.78%) HTML
6 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 7 (19.44%) HTML5
8 6 (16.67%) .NET Framework
9 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (8.33%) CSS
11 2 (5.56%) J2EE
11 2 (5.56%) Spring
11 2 (5.56%) LESS
12 1 (2.78%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Open Source
2 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) BDD
2 14 (38.89%) Software Testing
3 11 (30.56%) Test Scripting
3 11 (30.56%) Test Automation
4 10 (27.78%) MVC
5 9 (25.00%) OO
5 9 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (16.67%) Test Management
7 6 (16.67%) SOA
7 6 (16.67%) Test Strategy
8 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
9 4 (11.11%) TDD
9 4 (11.11%) OOP
9 4 (11.11%) Scrum
10 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (8.33%) Manual Testing
11 2 (5.56%) Product Management
11 2 (5.56%) Domain-Driven Design
11 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 27 (75.00%) C#
2 20 (55.56%) SQL
3 17 (47.22%) Java
4 12 (33.33%) Ruby
5 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
6 7 (19.44%) PowerShell
7 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.78%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (44.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) SolarWinds
1 7 (19.44%) AppDynamics
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) TIBCO