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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SpecFlow
Rank 176 162 127
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -35
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 1 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.029% 0.63% 0.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% 4.38% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 20
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.00%
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
547 525 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.65% 14.29% 16.70%
Number of salaries quoted 411 402 322
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 4 August 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (60.00%) ReSharper
3 3 (60.00%) Selenium
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (60.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) Validation
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) NUnit

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (60.00%) ReSharper
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Moq
3 1 (20.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL