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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SpecFlow
Rank 140 138 135
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 9 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.37% 0.44% 0.094%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.13% 3.11% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 2
Average salary £75,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +19.11%
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
422 354 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.44% 14.27% 17.89%
Number of salaries quoted 366 304 310
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -29 1 £50,000 -9.09%
SpecFlow
East of England

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) C#
2 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 15 (83.33%) Git (software)
3 15 (83.33%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (61.11%) NUnit
5 10 (55.56%) Cucumber
6 9 (50.00%) QA
6 9 (50.00%) Selenium
7 8 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (44.44%) SOA
7 8 (44.44%) JUnit
7 8 (44.44%) Oracle
7 8 (44.44%) Java
7 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
7 8 (44.44%) Puppet
7 8 (44.44%) KnockoutJS
7 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (44.44%) Open Source
7 8 (44.44%) SaaS
7 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
7 8 (44.44%) Couchbase
7 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database
7 8 (44.44%) OpenShift
8 7 (38.89%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (38.89%) AppDynamics
8 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
8 7 (38.89%) Node.js
8 7 (38.89%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (38.89%) Confluence

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 15 (83.33%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (38.89%) Confluence
2 7 (38.89%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (44.44%) SaaS
1 8 (44.44%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) Couchbase
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 11 (61.11%) NUnit
3 10 (55.56%) Cucumber
4 9 (50.00%) Selenium
5 8 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (44.44%) JUnit
5 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
6 7 (38.89%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
6 7 (38.89%) JIRA
7 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
8 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
8 1 (5.56%) Bugzilla
General
1 5 (27.78%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Architect
3 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 4 (22.22%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (22.22%) .NET Software Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Junior
5 3 (16.67%) Junior Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Junior Software Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Principal Developer
7 1 (5.56%) QA Leader
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (38.89%) HTML5
3 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
3 7 (38.89%) HTML
3 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
4 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.56%) Web Services
5 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
5 1 (5.56%) LESS
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) SOA
1 8 (44.44%) Open Source
2 7 (38.89%) E-Commerce
2 7 (38.89%) MVC
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) OOP
5 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Release Management
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Test Management
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.56%) Product Management
5 1 (5.56%) BDD
5 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.56%) ATDD
5 1 (5.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Puppet
2 7 (38.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle
2 7 (38.89%) SolarWinds
2 7 (38.89%) AppDynamics