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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpecFlow
Rank 126 - 172
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 19 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.81% - 0.032%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.14% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 1
Average salary £56,250 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.88% -10.62%
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
370 311 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.74% 15.73% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 307 273 499
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
Watford - 13 £55,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £60,000 -
SpecFlow
East of England

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 28 (93.33%) BDD
2 27 (90.00%) C#
3 24 (80.00%) NUnit
3 24 (80.00%) Selenium
4 23 (76.67%) Cucumber
5 22 (73.33%) Jenkins
6 21 (70.00%) Gherkin
6 21 (70.00%) Java
6 21 (70.00%) SQL
7 20 (66.67%) JUnit
7 20 (66.67%) Open Source
8 19 (63.33%) Ruby
9 18 (60.00%) Software Testing
9 18 (60.00%) Web Services
9 18 (60.00%) XML
9 18 (60.00%) JBehave
9 18 (60.00%) Test Automation
9 18 (60.00%) RESTful
9 18 (60.00%) WATIR
9 18 (60.00%) Test Scripting
9 18 (60.00%) Calabash
10 15 (50.00%) OO
11 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (26.67%) TDD
12 8 (26.67%) .NET
13 6 (20.00%) Oracle
14 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database
14 5 (16.67%) WCF
15 4 (13.33%) QA

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 2 (6.67%) Node.js
1 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) SaaS
2 2 (6.67%) OpenShift
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 24 (80.00%) Selenium
1 24 (80.00%) NUnit
2 23 (76.67%) Cucumber
3 22 (73.33%) Jenkins
4 20 (66.67%) JUnit
5 18 (60.00%) JBehave
5 18 (60.00%) Calabash
5 18 (60.00%) WATIR
6 4 (13.33%) TeamCity
6 4 (13.33%) Moq
7 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (10.00%) FitNesse
8 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (3.33%) Firebug
9 1 (3.33%) Fiddler
9 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
9 1 (3.33%) Hudson
General
1 3 (10.00%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Automation Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Software Manager
4 3 (10.00%) QA Manager
5 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (6.67%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Tester
6 1 (3.33%) Lead Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (70.00%) Gherkin
2 18 (60.00%) RESTful
2 18 (60.00%) Web Services
2 18 (60.00%) XML
3 8 (26.67%) .NET
4 5 (16.67%) WCF
5 3 (10.00%) WPF
5 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (10.00%) CSS
5 3 (10.00%) WinForms
5 3 (10.00%) NHibernate
5 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (10.00%) HTML5
5 3 (10.00%) HTML
5 3 (10.00%) CSS3
5 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (6.67%) REST
7 1 (3.33%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (66.67%) Open Source
2 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) BDD
2 18 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 18 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 18 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 15 (50.00%) OO
4 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (26.67%) TDD
6 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (10.00%) MVC
6 3 (10.00%) Scrum
6 3 (10.00%) Kanban
7 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.67%) SOA
7 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Performance Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) C#
2 21 (70.00%) Java
2 21 (70.00%) SQL
3 19 (63.33%) Ruby
4 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.33%) Perl
6 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
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