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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SpecFlow
Rank 403 429 428
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -1
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 40 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.11% 0.055%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.15% 0.73% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 37 20 12
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £75,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.00%
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
3487 3439 2842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 16.83% 15.20% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2990 2908 2434
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,025 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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
Hampshire +22 16 £35,000 -37.77% 1
Berkshire - 14 £45,000 - 1
Surrey +14 6 £42,000 +40.00%
Oxfordshire +4 1 £42,500 -15.00%
West Sussex - 1 £32,500 -
Kent - 1 £45,000 -
SpecFlow
England

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 68 (89.47%) C#
2 61 (80.26%) Selenium
3 57 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (59.21%) .NET
5 40 (52.63%) BDD
6 38 (50.00%) WebDriver
7 35 (46.05%) QA
8 32 (42.11%) Test Scripting
8 32 (42.11%) SQL
9 26 (34.21%) Scrum
10 25 (32.89%) TDD
11 24 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (28.95%) NUnit
12 22 (28.95%) Web Services
12 22 (28.95%) Test Automation
12 22 (28.95%) SoapUI
13 20 (26.32%) Cucumber
14 19 (25.00%) JavaScript
14 19 (25.00%) Automated Testing
15 18 (23.68%) Automation Testing
16 17 (22.37%) Finance
17 16 (21.05%) Software Testing
17 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET
17 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
18 15 (19.74%) Java
18 15 (19.74%) Pair Programming
19 14 (18.42%) Telecoms
19 14 (18.42%) Manual Testing
19 14 (18.42%) Windows
19 14 (18.42%) MVC

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (10.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.84%) SaaS
2 7 (9.21%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) GSM
1 2 (2.63%) UMTS
1 2 (2.63%) Internet
1 2 (2.63%) LTE
2 1 (1.32%) Broadband
2 1 (1.32%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.32%) HTTP
2 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.84%) MySQL
3 7 (9.21%) Redis
4 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.63%) HBase
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 61 (80.26%) Selenium
2 38 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 22 (28.95%) NUnit
3 22 (28.95%) SoapUI
4 20 (26.32%) Cucumber
5 13 (17.11%) HP UFT
6 12 (15.79%) Visual Studio
7 11 (14.47%) Subversion
7 11 (14.47%) ReSharper
8 10 (13.16%) JIRA
9 9 (11.84%) JMeter
9 9 (11.84%) MSTest
10 8 (10.53%) Jenkins
11 7 (9.21%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (9.21%) TestNG
12 4 (5.26%) JUnit
13 3 (3.95%) Eclipse
13 3 (3.95%) IntelliJ
13 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
14 2 (2.63%) Firebug
General
1 17 (22.37%) Finance
2 14 (18.42%) Telecoms
3 8 (10.53%) Electronics
3 8 (10.53%) Marketing
3 8 (10.53%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.32%) Games
4 1 (1.32%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (42.11%) Developer
2 19 (25.00%) QA Engineer
3 14 (18.42%) Senior QA Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) C# Developer
5 10 (13.16%) Tester
6 9 (11.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (11.84%) Agile C# Developer
6 9 (11.84%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (9.21%) Analyst
8 6 (7.89%) Senior Tester
8 6 (7.89%) QA Tester
8 6 (7.89%) Senior QA Tester
9 5 (6.58%) Test Analyst
10 4 (5.26%) .NET Developer
10 4 (5.26%) Designer
10 4 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
11 3 (3.95%) QA Analyst
11 3 (3.95%) Software Engineer
11 3 (3.95%) Test Engineer
11 3 (3.95%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (59.21%) .NET
2 22 (28.95%) Web Services
3 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET
3 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (17.11%) REST
4 13 (17.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 11 (14.47%) AngularJS
5 11 (14.47%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 11 (14.47%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 11 (14.47%) HTML
6 9 (11.84%) CSS
6 9 (11.84%) HTML5
7 8 (10.53%) jQuery
7 8 (10.53%) .NET Framework
7 8 (10.53%) Gherkin
8 7 (9.21%) Ninject
9 5 (6.58%) WCF
10 4 (5.26%) JDBC
10 4 (5.26%) CSS3
10 4 (5.26%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (13.16%) User Experience
3 9 (11.84%) N-Tier
3 9 (11.84%) Blog
4 8 (10.53%) DTV
4 8 (10.53%) Client/Server
4 8 (10.53%) Xbox
5 7 (9.21%) PlayStation
5 7 (9.21%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.32%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.32%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.32%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.42%) Windows
2 6 (7.89%) UNIX
3 4 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (52.63%) BDD
3 32 (42.11%) Test Scripting
4 26 (34.21%) Scrum
5 25 (32.89%) TDD
6 24 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (28.95%) Test Automation
8 19 (25.00%) Automated Testing
9 18 (23.68%) Automation Testing
10 16 (21.05%) Software Testing
11 15 (19.74%) Pair Programming
12 14 (18.42%) MVC
12 14 (18.42%) Manual Testing
13 13 (17.11%) Kanban
13 13 (17.11%) SOA
14 11 (14.47%) Mentoring
15 9 (11.84%) ATDD
15 9 (11.84%) Web Development
15 9 (11.84%) Unit Testing
15 9 (11.84%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (89.47%) C#
2 32 (42.11%) SQL
3 19 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (19.74%) Java
5 7 (9.21%) Ruby
6 4 (5.26%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.95%) Python
7 3 (3.95%) C++
7 3 (3.95%) PHP
8 2 (2.63%) VBScript
8 2 (2.63%) VB
9 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (17.11%) ISTQB
2 11 (14.47%) ISEB
3 6 (7.89%) Degree
4 4 (5.26%) MCPD
4 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.26%) MCP
4 4 (5.26%) HND
5 3 (3.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.32%) HNC
6 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (46.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (9.21%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.53%) SAP
3 4 (5.26%) TOWER Software
3 4 (5.26%) Splunk
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle
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