The table below looks at the statistics for SpecFlow skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpecFlow
Rank 413 436 404
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -32
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 28 15 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.069% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.80% 0.50% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 48
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
SpecFlow
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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3485 3015 3287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.95% 13.92% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2962 2594 2979
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

SpecFlow Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SpecFlow
Salary Trend in the South East

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

SpecFlow Salary Trend in the South East

SpecFlow
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SpecFlow across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SpecFlow Salary Histogram in the South East

SpecFlow
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SpecFlow within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Surrey - 11 £42,500 - 1
East Sussex -2 9 £40,000 -
Hampshire -28 6 £41,500 -23.14%
Berkshire - 2 £62,500 -
SpecFlow
England

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 62 (83.78%) C#
2 51 (68.92%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (68.92%) Selenium
3 37 (50.00%) TDD
4 31 (41.89%) SQL Server
4 31 (41.89%) QA
5 30 (40.54%) .NET
6 29 (39.19%) Cucumber
6 29 (39.19%) SQL
7 28 (37.84%) JavaScript
8 24 (32.43%) XML
9 23 (31.08%) Team Foundation Server
9 23 (31.08%) Test Scripting
9 23 (31.08%) Microsoft
10 21 (28.38%) BDD
11 19 (25.68%) ISEB
11 19 (25.68%) QuickTest Pro
12 18 (24.32%) MVC
13 17 (22.97%) Scrum
13 17 (22.97%) Test Automation
14 16 (21.62%) Java
14 16 (21.62%) WebDriver
14 16 (21.62%) Web Services
15 15 (20.27%) XSD
15 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET
16 14 (18.92%) NUnit
17 13 (17.57%) Visual Studio
17 13 (17.57%) SOAP
17 13 (17.57%) HTML
18 12 (16.22%) Automated Testing

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 1 (1.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (6.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (41.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.81%) MySQL
3 5 (6.76%) Redis
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 51 (68.92%) Selenium
2 29 (39.19%) Cucumber
3 23 (31.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (25.68%) QuickTest Pro
5 16 (21.62%) WebDriver
6 14 (18.92%) NUnit
7 13 (17.57%) Visual Studio
8 12 (16.22%) Subversion
9 10 (13.51%) FitNesse
10 8 (10.81%) Hudson
10 8 (10.81%) Jenkins
11 6 (8.11%) Eclipse
11 6 (8.11%) IntelliJ
11 6 (8.11%) TestNG
11 6 (8.11%) TeamCity
12 5 (6.76%) Git (software)
12 5 (6.76%) MSTest
12 5 (6.76%) Firebug
12 5 (6.76%) Fiddler
12 5 (6.76%) ReSharper
General
1 12 (16.22%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.35%) Marketing
2 1 (1.35%) Electronics
2 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (40.54%) Developer
2 25 (33.78%) Analyst
2 25 (33.78%) Test Analyst
3 18 (24.32%) Tester
4 15 (20.27%) QA Test Analyst
4 15 (20.27%) QA Analyst
5 11 (14.86%) Automation Tester
6 8 (10.81%) QA Engineer
7 7 (9.46%) QA Tester
7 7 (9.46%) Software Developer
7 7 (9.46%) Test Engineer
8 6 (8.11%) Senior Developer
8 6 (8.11%) C# Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (6.76%) .NET Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Agile C# Developer
10 4 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Test Leader
10 4 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (4.05%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (40.54%) .NET
2 24 (32.43%) XML
3 16 (21.62%) Web Services
4 15 (20.27%) XSD
4 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET
5 13 (17.57%) HTML
5 13 (17.57%) SOAP
6 12 (16.22%) KnockoutJS
6 12 (16.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (14.86%) jQuery
7 11 (14.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (13.51%) Gherkin
8 10 (13.51%) WSDL
9 9 (12.16%) WinForms
10 7 (9.46%) AngularJS
10 7 (9.46%) Ninject
11 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 5 (6.76%) Backbone.js
12 5 (6.76%) CSLA.NET
12 5 (6.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (6.76%) Blog
2 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.41%) Xbox
3 4 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.41%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (4.05%) User Experience
5 1 (1.35%) Open Source
5 1 (1.35%) DTV
5 1 (1.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (68.92%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (50.00%) TDD
3 23 (31.08%) Test Scripting
4 21 (28.38%) BDD
5 18 (24.32%) MVC
6 17 (22.97%) Scrum
6 17 (22.97%) Test Automation
7 12 (16.22%) E-Commerce
7 12 (16.22%) Automated Testing
8 11 (14.86%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (14.86%) Manual Testing
8 11 (14.86%) Test Management
8 11 (14.86%) Agile Testing
8 11 (14.86%) Test Planning
9 10 (13.51%) Software Testing
10 7 (9.46%) SOA
10 7 (9.46%) Time Management
10 7 (9.46%) Test Strategy
11 6 (8.11%) Product Management
11 6 (8.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 62 (83.78%) C#
2 29 (39.19%) SQL
3 28 (37.84%) JavaScript
4 16 (21.62%) Java
5 6 (8.11%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.76%) Ruby
6 5 (6.76%) Perl
7 4 (5.41%) C++
8 1 (1.35%) PHP
8 1 (1.35%) R
8 1 (1.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (25.68%) ISEB
2 4 (5.41%) Degree
3 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (41.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (13.51%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (6.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (31.08%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.51%) HP
3 4 (5.41%) Infragistics
3 4 (5.41%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.35%) New Relic
4 1 (1.35%) SAP
Reigate, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago