The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpecFlow
Rank 168 142 142
Rank change year-on-year
-26 0
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 13 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.34% 0.57% 0.041%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.98% 3.35% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 0
Average salary £34,000 £34,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
Development Applications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
657 477 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 17.32% 17.13% 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 478 379 390
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SpecFlow
West Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014, 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 36 (100.00%) SOAP
1 36 (100.00%) Selenium
1 36 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 36 (100.00%) Test Management
1 36 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (97.22%) Test Automation
2 35 (97.22%) User Stories
2 35 (97.22%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (86.11%) WSDL
3 31 (86.11%) Microsoft
3 31 (86.11%) HP
3 31 (86.11%) Web Services
3 31 (86.11%) XML
3 31 (86.11%) XSD
3 31 (86.11%) SQL
3 31 (86.11%) Cucumber
3 31 (86.11%) HP Quality Center
4 30 (83.33%) Usability Testing
5 28 (77.78%) .NET
6 26 (72.22%) QA
7 22 (61.11%) Finance
8 14 (38.89%) ISEB
9 13 (36.11%) ISTQB
9 13 (36.11%) BDD
9 13 (36.11%) SoapUI
9 13 (36.11%) ATDD
10 9 (25.00%) Software Testing
10 9 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
11 8 (22.22%) DSDM
11 8 (22.22%) Business Analysis

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
1 5 (13.89%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (100.00%) Selenium
1 36 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 36 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (86.11%) Cucumber
3 13 (36.11%) SoapUI
4 9 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
5 5 (13.89%) MSTest
General
1 22 (61.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (91.67%) Analyst
1 33 (91.67%) Test Analyst
2 22 (61.11%) Agile Test Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Software Tester
4 3 (8.33%) Tester
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Tester
5 2 (5.56%) QA Tester
5 2 (5.56%) Senior QA Tester
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Software Tester
6 1 (2.78%) QA Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) SOAP
2 31 (86.11%) WSDL
2 31 (86.11%) Web Services
2 31 (86.11%) XML
2 31 (86.11%) XSD
3 28 (77.78%) .NET
4 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET
4 5 (13.89%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Test Management
2 35 (97.22%) Test Automation
2 35 (97.22%) User Stories
2 35 (97.22%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (83.33%) Usability Testing
4 13 (36.11%) BDD
4 13 (36.11%) ATDD
5 9 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 8 (22.22%) DSDM
6 8 (22.22%) Business Analysis
7 5 (13.89%) Workflow
7 5 (13.89%) Scrum
7 5 (13.89%) Load Testing
8 3 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (86.11%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) ISEB
2 13 (36.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (72.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 31 (86.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (86.11%) Microsoft
1 31 (86.11%) HP
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