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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SpecFlow
Rank 407 423 426
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +3
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 45 33 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.16% 0.074%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.31% 0.93% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 41 29 15
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £38,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £56,300
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +6.25%
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
3443 3534 2971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 17.87% 17.19% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3115 3049 2486
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
Hampshire +36 23 £35,000 -12.50%
Surrey +16 12 £27,500 -35.29%
Kent - 5 £45,250 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
Berkshire +3 1 - - 1
SpecFlow
England

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 93 (95.88%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (87.63%) C#
3 76 (78.35%) Selenium
4 72 (74.23%) SQL
5 57 (58.76%) Test Scripting
6 56 (57.73%) WebDriver
7 50 (51.55%) NUnit
8 49 (50.52%) Scrum
9 47 (48.45%) BDD
10 42 (43.30%) Test Automation
11 41 (42.27%) SoapUI
11 41 (42.27%) Unit Testing
12 40 (41.24%) Windows
12 40 (41.24%) Client/Server
13 37 (38.14%) N-Tier
13 37 (38.14%) QA
13 37 (38.14%) Event-Driven Architecture
14 34 (35.05%) .NET
14 34 (35.05%) HP UFT
15 33 (34.02%) Team Foundation Server
16 31 (31.96%) JMeter
17 30 (30.93%) MSTest
18 29 (29.90%) CMS
18 29 (29.90%) Content Management
19 27 (27.84%) Cucumber
20 24 (24.74%) TDD
21 23 (23.71%) Finance
21 23 (23.71%) SQL Server
21 23 (23.71%) SDLC
22 21 (21.65%) Time Management

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 29 (29.90%) CMS
2 3 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.06%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (16.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.15%) SaaS
2 3 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.03%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.15%) MySQL
3 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.09%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.06%) MariaDB
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.03%) HBase
Development Applications
1 76 (78.35%) Selenium
2 56 (57.73%) WebDriver
3 50 (51.55%) NUnit
4 41 (42.27%) SoapUI
5 34 (35.05%) HP UFT
6 33 (34.02%) Team Foundation Server
7 31 (31.96%) JMeter
8 30 (30.93%) MSTest
9 27 (27.84%) Cucumber
10 19 (19.59%) Visual Studio
11 11 (11.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 8 (8.25%) Git (software)
13 7 (7.22%) Jenkins
13 7 (7.22%) ReSharper
14 6 (6.19%) Subversion
15 5 (5.15%) NCrunch
16 3 (3.09%) FitNesse
16 3 (3.09%) JIRA
17 2 (2.06%) Rhino Mocks
17 2 (2.06%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (23.71%) Finance
2 6 (6.19%) Marketing
3 5 (5.15%) Electronics
3 5 (5.15%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.06%) Back Office
4 2 (2.06%) Banking
4 2 (2.06%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.03%) Legal
5 1 (1.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 51 (52.58%) Developer
2 29 (29.90%) Test Automation Developer
3 17 (17.53%) Tester
4 14 (14.43%) Analyst
5 13 (13.40%) C# Developer
5 13 (13.40%) Test Analyst
6 12 (12.37%) Automation Tester
7 11 (11.34%) Agile Test Analyst
7 11 (11.34%) Manual Test Analyst
8 8 (8.25%) Developer in Test
9 7 (7.22%) Test Engineer
10 5 (5.15%) Automation Engineer
10 5 (5.15%) Lead C# Developer
10 5 (5.15%) Lead Developer
10 5 (5.15%) QA Engineer
11 4 (4.12%) .NET Developer
11 4 (4.12%) Automation Test Lead
11 4 (4.12%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (4.12%) Senior Penetration Tester
11 4 (4.12%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (35.05%) .NET
2 19 (19.59%) Gherkin
3 16 (16.49%) HTML
4 15 (15.46%) CSS
5 11 (11.34%) DOM
6 8 (8.25%) .NET Framework
6 8 (8.25%) ASP.NET
7 6 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (6.19%) WCF
8 5 (5.15%) jQuery
9 4 (4.12%) Web Services
10 3 (3.09%) AngularJS
10 3 (3.09%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (2.06%) Behat
11 2 (2.06%) Entity Framework
11 2 (2.06%) SOAP
11 2 (2.06%) XML
12 1 (1.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 40 (41.24%) Client/Server
2 37 (38.14%) N-Tier
3 11 (11.34%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.03%) Blog
4 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 40 (41.24%) Windows
2 3 (3.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (95.88%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (58.76%) Test Scripting
3 49 (50.52%) Scrum
4 47 (48.45%) BDD
5 42 (43.30%) Test Automation
6 41 (42.27%) Unit Testing
7 37 (38.14%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 29 (29.90%) Content Management
9 24 (24.74%) TDD
10 23 (23.71%) SDLC
11 21 (21.65%) Time Management
12 17 (17.53%) Kanban
13 15 (15.46%) Automation Testing
14 14 (14.43%) Automated Testing
15 13 (13.40%) Manual Testing
16 11 (11.34%) MVC
16 11 (11.34%) Regression Testing
16 11 (11.34%) Software Testing
16 11 (11.34%) User Acceptance Testing
17 10 (10.31%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 85 (87.63%) C#
2 72 (74.23%) SQL
3 12 (12.37%) JavaScript
4 9 (9.28%) Java
5 6 (6.19%) C++
5 6 (6.19%) Python
6 3 (3.09%) R
6 3 (3.09%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.06%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.03%) PHP
8 1 (1.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (17.53%) ISTQB
2 14 (14.43%) ISEB
3 11 (11.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.06%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (38.14%) QA
2 6 (6.19%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (3.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.09%) logstash
1 3 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.09%) StatsD
2 2 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (21.65%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.34%) MKS
2 11 (11.34%) TOWER Software
3 5 (5.15%) SAP
4 3 (3.09%) New Relic
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle
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