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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SpecFlow
Rank 116 135 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 27 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.30% 0.048% -
As % of the Development Applications category 7.16% 0.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 27 1 0
Average salary £55,000 £41,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -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
377 328 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.19% 15.69% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 285 252 367
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 - 13 £52,500 -
Watford +3 5 £55,000 +34.14%
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £65,000 -
SpecFlow
East of England

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 40 (88.89%) NUnit
2 36 (80.00%) C#
3 34 (75.56%) Cucumber
4 28 (62.22%) SQL
4 28 (62.22%) Selenium
5 27 (60.00%) Java
5 27 (60.00%) JUnit
5 27 (60.00%) Jenkins
6 26 (57.78%) .NET
7 25 (55.56%) BDD
7 25 (55.56%) Open Source
8 23 (51.11%) Web Services
9 22 (48.89%) Software Testing
10 20 (44.44%) Ruby
11 19 (42.22%) WATIR
11 19 (42.22%) Test Scripting
11 19 (42.22%) Test Automation
11 19 (42.22%) XML
11 19 (42.22%) RESTful
11 19 (42.22%) JBehave
11 19 (42.22%) Gherkin
11 19 (42.22%) Calabash
12 17 (37.78%) Team Foundation Server
13 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
13 14 (31.11%) QA
14 13 (28.89%) Git (software)
15 12 (26.67%) OO
16 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
16 11 (24.44%) TeamCity
16 11 (24.44%) Elasticsearch

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (24.44%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (11.11%) Confluence
2 5 (11.11%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (15.56%) SaaS
3 6 (13.33%) OpenShift
4 2 (4.44%) ElastiCache
4 2 (4.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.78%) Couchbase
3 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 40 (88.89%) NUnit
2 34 (75.56%) Cucumber
3 28 (62.22%) Selenium
4 27 (60.00%) JUnit
4 27 (60.00%) Jenkins
5 19 (42.22%) Calabash
5 19 (42.22%) JBehave
5 19 (42.22%) WATIR
6 17 (37.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (28.89%) Git (software)
8 11 (24.44%) TeamCity
9 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
9 5 (11.11%) JIRA
9 5 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (2.22%) MSTest
10 1 (2.22%) Moq
General
1 7 (15.56%) Retail
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Automation Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Senior Software Tester
2 9 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Tester
2 9 (20.00%) Developer
2 9 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 9 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Senior Tester
2 9 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (17.78%) Architect
4 6 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 6 (13.33%) QA Leader
5 4 (8.89%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (57.78%) .NET
2 23 (51.11%) Web Services
3 19 (42.22%) XML
3 19 (42.22%) RESTful
3 19 (42.22%) Gherkin
4 10 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
5 8 (17.78%) HTML
5 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET
6 7 (15.56%) AngularJS
7 5 (11.11%) HTML5
7 5 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (6.67%) CSS
10 2 (4.44%) J2EE
10 2 (4.44%) Spring
10 2 (4.44%) LESS
11 1 (2.22%) Unity DI Container
11 1 (2.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (55.56%) Open Source
2 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (55.56%) BDD
2 22 (48.89%) Software Testing
3 19 (42.22%) Test Scripting
3 19 (42.22%) Test Automation
4 12 (26.67%) OO
5 9 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 8 (17.78%) SOA
6 8 (17.78%) MVC
7 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (13.33%) Test Management
8 6 (13.33%) Test Strategy
9 5 (11.11%) TDD
10 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
10 4 (8.89%) OOP
10 4 (8.89%) Scrum
11 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (6.67%) Manual Testing
12 2 (4.44%) Product Management
12 2 (4.44%) Domain-Driven Design
12 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 36 (80.00%) C#
2 28 (62.22%) SQL
3 27 (60.00%) Java
4 20 (44.44%) Ruby
5 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
6 6 (13.33%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (31.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) Puppet
2 5 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) SolarWinds
2 5 (11.11%) AppDynamics
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.22%) TIBCO