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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SpecFlow
Rank 408 438 414
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -24
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 38 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.03% 0.70% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 32 25 28
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +7.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
3687 3559 3019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.12% 14.85% 13.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3114 2998 2574
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 20 April 2015.

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 20 April 2015. 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
Berkshire +11 16 £45,000 +5.88% 2
East Sussex -13 9 £39,000 -2.50%
Hampshire 0 8 £56,250 +7.14% 3
Surrey +15 5 £40,000 -1.23%
SpecFlow
England

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 65 (97.01%) C#
2 56 (83.58%) Selenium
3 43 (64.18%) BDD
4 42 (62.69%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (62.69%) TDD
5 41 (61.19%) WebDriver
6 35 (52.24%) Test Scripting
7 30 (44.78%) Test Automation
7 30 (44.78%) SQL
7 30 (44.78%) .NET
7 30 (44.78%) Cucumber
8 25 (37.31%) ISEB
9 24 (35.82%) Java
10 21 (31.34%) QuickTest Pro
11 19 (28.36%) Web Services
12 18 (26.87%) Eclipse
12 18 (26.87%) IntelliJ
12 18 (26.87%) TestNG
13 17 (25.37%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (25.37%) QA
14 16 (23.88%) Automated Testing
15 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
15 15 (22.39%) Automation Testing
16 14 (20.90%) SoapUI
16 14 (20.90%) Scrum
17 13 (19.40%) SOA
17 13 (19.40%) REST
18 12 (17.91%) Visual Studio
19 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET
19 11 (16.42%) Software Testing

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 (1.49%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) SaaS
2 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) Internet
2 1 (1.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.97%) Redis
3 4 (5.97%) MySQL
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 56 (83.58%) Selenium
2 41 (61.19%) WebDriver
3 30 (44.78%) Cucumber
4 21 (31.34%) QuickTest Pro
5 18 (26.87%) Eclipse
5 18 (26.87%) IntelliJ
5 18 (26.87%) TestNG
6 14 (20.90%) SoapUI
7 12 (17.91%) Visual Studio
8 9 (13.43%) NUnit
8 9 (13.43%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (8.96%) Firebug
10 5 (7.46%) Subversion
10 5 (7.46%) ReSharper
11 4 (5.97%) JIRA
11 4 (5.97%) Jenkins
12 3 (4.48%) JMeter
12 3 (4.48%) MSTest
13 2 (2.99%) Rhino Mocks
13 2 (2.99%) NSubstitute
General
1 6 (8.96%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.48%) Electronics
2 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.48%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (35.82%) Analyst
2 23 (34.33%) Test Analyst
3 19 (28.36%) Developer
4 11 (16.42%) QA Engineer
4 11 (16.42%) Senior QA Engineer
5 10 (14.93%) Tester
6 6 (8.96%) C# Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Automation Tester
7 5 (7.46%) Automation Analyst
7 5 (7.46%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Automation Test Analyst
7 5 (7.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Agile C# Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Senior QA Tester
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Tester
8 3 (4.48%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) QA Tester
8 3 (4.48%) AWS Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (44.78%) .NET
2 19 (28.36%) Web Services
3 13 (19.40%) REST
4 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET
5 9 (13.43%) AngularJS
6 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (11.94%) HTML
6 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 7 (10.45%) Gherkin
8 6 (8.96%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (7.46%) HTML5
9 5 (7.46%) .NET Framework
9 5 (7.46%) CSS
10 4 (5.97%) Backbone.js
10 4 (5.97%) CSS3
10 4 (5.97%) Ninject
10 4 (5.97%) D3.js
11 3 (4.48%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.43%) User Experience
3 5 (7.46%) Blog
4 4 (5.97%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.97%) Xbox
4 4 (5.97%) PlayStation
5 3 (4.48%) DTV
6 2 (2.99%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.99%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.49%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (64.18%) BDD
2 42 (62.69%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (62.69%) TDD
3 35 (52.24%) Test Scripting
4 30 (44.78%) Test Automation
5 17 (25.37%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (23.88%) Automated Testing
7 15 (22.39%) Automation Testing
8 14 (20.90%) Scrum
9 13 (19.40%) SOA
10 11 (16.42%) Software Testing
11 10 (14.93%) Test Management
12 9 (13.43%) Pair Programming
13 8 (11.94%) MVC
14 6 (8.96%) E-Commerce
14 6 (8.96%) Manual Testing
14 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
15 5 (7.46%) Continuous Delivery
15 5 (7.46%) ATDD
15 5 (7.46%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 65 (97.01%) C#
2 30 (44.78%) SQL
3 24 (35.82%) Java
4 15 (22.39%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.45%) VBScript
5 7 (10.45%) VB
6 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.49%) XPath
7 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.49%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (37.31%) ISEB
2 11 (16.42%) ISTQB
3 7 (10.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (7.46%) Degree
5 4 (5.97%) MCPD
5 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.97%) MCP
5 4 (5.97%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (25.37%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.99%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.97%) TOWER Software
3 3 (4.48%) SAP
4 2 (2.99%) Infragistics
4 2 (2.99%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle
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Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, health, life, 25 days
Posted: 6 days ago
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £40000 per annum + exceptional benefits package!!!
Posted: 6 days ago
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Ordnance Survey
Salary: £34,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago