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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpecFlow
Rank 176 139 162
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +23
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 13 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.34% 0.57% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.63% 3.40% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 3
Average salary - £34,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
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
495 471 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.08% 16.71% 15.55%
Number of salaries quoted 403 410 360
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 21 October 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 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (91.18%) SQL Server
2 31 (91.18%) SQL
3 30 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (76.47%) Microsoft
5 25 (73.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 23 (67.65%) Selenium
6 23 (67.65%) C#
6 23 (67.65%) Visual Studio
7 20 (58.82%) MVC
8 15 (44.12%) QA
9 14 (41.18%) ReSharper
9 14 (41.18%) WCF
9 14 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET
9 14 (41.18%) E-Commerce
9 14 (41.18%) Octopus Deploy
10 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
11 12 (35.29%) Finance
11 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (32.35%) Cucumber
12 11 (32.35%) User Stories
12 11 (32.35%) Test Automation
12 11 (32.35%) HP Quality Center
12 11 (32.35%) Test Management
12 11 (32.35%) FitNesse
12 11 (32.35%) HP
12 11 (32.35%) WSDL
12 11 (32.35%) SOAP
12 11 (32.35%) Web Services

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 9 (26.47%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (91.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (41.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (73.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (67.65%) Selenium
2 23 (67.65%) Visual Studio
3 14 (41.18%) ReSharper
3 14 (41.18%) Octopus Deploy
4 11 (32.35%) Cucumber
4 11 (32.35%) FitNesse
5 8 (23.53%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 8 (23.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Developer
2 14 (41.18%) Analyst
3 11 (32.35%) Agile Test Analyst
3 11 (32.35%) .NET Developer
3 11 (32.35%) Test Analyst
4 9 (26.47%) Software Developer
5 8 (23.53%) QA Analyst
6 6 (17.65%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (17.65%) Senior Developer
7 4 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (11.76%) C# Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Support Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (41.18%) WCF
2 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET
3 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (32.35%) WSDL
4 11 (32.35%) SOAP
4 11 (32.35%) Web Services
4 11 (32.35%) XML
4 11 (32.35%) XSD
5 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (29.41%) jQuery
6 5 (14.71%) HTML
6 5 (14.71%) HTML5
7 4 (11.76%) COM
8 3 (8.82%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (5.88%) CSS3
9 2 (5.88%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (58.82%) MVC
3 14 (41.18%) E-Commerce
4 11 (32.35%) User Stories
4 11 (32.35%) Test Automation
4 11 (32.35%) Test Management
4 11 (32.35%) Test Planning
5 10 (29.41%) TDD
6 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
6 9 (26.47%) Scrum
7 8 (23.53%) DSDM
7 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (23.53%) Business Analysis
7 8 (23.53%) Automated Testing
7 8 (23.53%) Agile Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
8 4 (11.76%) ITIL
9 3 (8.82%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (91.18%) SQL
2 23 (67.65%) C#
3 11 (32.35%) T-SQL
4 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (44.12%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 11 (32.35%) HP
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