The table below looks at the statistics for SpecFlow skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SpecFlow
Rank 152 148 152
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 19 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.55% 0.71% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.42% 4.37% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 4
Average salary £55,000 £34,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.76% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
SpecFlow
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
556 526 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 16.09% 16.16% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 490 375 511
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SpecFlow across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

SpecFlow Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SpecFlow
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SpecFlow across the Leeds region.

SpecFlow Salary Trend in Leeds

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 30 (100.00%) .NET
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (90.00%) C#
3 24 (80.00%) HTML
3 24 (80.00%) Automated Testing
3 24 (80.00%) ReSharper
3 24 (80.00%) HTML5
4 18 (60.00%) Selenium
4 18 (60.00%) SQL
4 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 15 (50.00%) XML
5 15 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 15 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 15 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 15 (50.00%) MVC
5 15 (50.00%) FitNesse
5 15 (50.00%) WCF
5 15 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (50.00%) Agile Testing
5 15 (50.00%) User Stories
6 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
6 12 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (40.00%) Analytics
6 12 (40.00%) Big Data
6 12 (40.00%) Moq
6 12 (40.00%) Hyper-V
6 12 (40.00%) Apple iOS

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (10.00%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 15 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 12 (40.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (80.00%) ReSharper
2 18 (60.00%) Selenium
3 15 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 15 (50.00%) FitNesse
3 15 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 12 (40.00%) Moq
4 12 (40.00%) SoapUI
5 3 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 12 (40.00%) Retail
1 12 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (10.00%) Marketing
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 11 (36.67%) Senior Developer
3 11 (36.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Lead Software Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Agile Test Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 3 (10.00%) QA Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (80.00%) HTML
2 24 (80.00%) HTML5
3 15 (50.00%) XML
3 15 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 15 (50.00%) WCF
4 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
4 12 (40.00%) Gherkin
4 12 (40.00%) WPF
4 12 (40.00%) jQuery
5 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (10.00%) WSDL
5 3 (10.00%) SOAP
5 3 (10.00%) Web Services
5 3 (10.00%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (80.00%) Automated Testing
3 15 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 15 (50.00%) MVC
3 15 (50.00%) Agile Testing
3 15 (50.00%) User Stories
4 12 (40.00%) Analytics
4 12 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 12 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (40.00%) TDD
4 12 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 12 (40.00%) Line Management
4 12 (40.00%) Coaching
5 10 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 7 (23.33%) Kanban
6 7 (23.33%) ATDD
6 7 (23.33%) BDD
6 7 (23.33%) Scrum
6 7 (23.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) C#
2 18 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (40.00%) Apple
3 3 (10.00%) HP
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