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

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpecFlow
Rank 126 131 162
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +31
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 19 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.78% 0.21% 0.033%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.14% 1.25% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 1
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
370 320 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.28% 16.65% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 315 271 466
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 November 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 November 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 - 15 £65,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £60,000 -
SpecFlow
East of England

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 32 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (90.63%) NUnit
2 29 (90.63%) Selenium
2 29 (90.63%) BDD
3 27 (84.38%) Jenkins
4 26 (81.25%) Java
5 25 (78.13%) SQL
5 25 (78.13%) JUnit
5 25 (78.13%) Cucumber
5 25 (78.13%) Open Source
5 25 (78.13%) Gherkin
6 23 (71.88%) Ruby
7 22 (68.75%) Software Testing
7 22 (68.75%) Test Scripting
7 22 (68.75%) Test Automation
7 22 (68.75%) WATIR
7 22 (68.75%) RESTful
7 22 (68.75%) JBehave
7 22 (68.75%) Web Services
7 22 (68.75%) XML
7 22 (68.75%) Calabash
8 17 (53.13%) OO
9 9 (28.13%) .NET
10 7 (21.88%) Oracle
11 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
12 5 (15.63%) WCF
12 5 (15.63%) TDD
13 4 (12.50%) Retail

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 3 (9.38%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.25%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (9.38%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.38%) Couchbase
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 29 (90.63%) NUnit
1 29 (90.63%) Selenium
2 27 (84.38%) Jenkins
3 25 (78.13%) JUnit
3 25 (78.13%) Cucumber
4 22 (68.75%) Calabash
4 22 (68.75%) WATIR
4 22 (68.75%) JBehave
5 4 (12.50%) TeamCity
5 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 4 (12.50%) Moq
6 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.13%) Firebug
7 1 (3.13%) Fiddler
7 1 (3.13%) Hudson
General
1 4 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Automation Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Developer
4 4 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Designer
7 1 (3.13%) Automation Tester
7 1 (3.13%) .NET Designer
7 1 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Tester
7 1 (3.13%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (78.13%) Gherkin
2 22 (68.75%) RESTful
2 22 (68.75%) Web Services
2 22 (68.75%) XML
3 9 (28.13%) .NET
4 5 (15.63%) WCF
5 3 (9.38%) WPF
5 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
5 3 (9.38%) CSS
5 3 (9.38%) WinForms
5 3 (9.38%) NHibernate
5 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (9.38%) HTML5
5 3 (9.38%) HTML
5 3 (9.38%) CSS3
5 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (6.25%) REST
7 1 (3.13%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (78.13%) Open Source
2 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (90.63%) BDD
2 22 (68.75%) Test Scripting
2 22 (68.75%) Test Automation
2 22 (68.75%) Software Testing
3 17 (53.13%) OO
4 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (15.63%) TDD
6 3 (9.38%) SOA
6 3 (9.38%) MVC
6 3 (9.38%) Scrum
6 3 (9.38%) Kanban
7 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.25%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Performance Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (81.25%) Java
3 25 (78.13%) SQL
4 23 (71.88%) Ruby
5 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.13%) Perl
7 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago