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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpecFlow
Rank 394 423 452
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +29
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 43 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.085% 0.022%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.27% 0.61% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 36 18 2
Average salary £38,750 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.19% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,125 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+15.94% +32.69%
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
3386 2952 3170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.70% 13.89% 13.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2754 2578 2761
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +5 15 £30,000 -17.80% 3
East Sussex - 12 £35,000 - 1
Hampshire -8 6 £56,250 +6.13% 2
Oxfordshire - 5 £50,000 - 1
Kent -3 3 £65,000 +30.00%
Berkshire - 1 - -
Sussex - 1 - -
SpecFlow
England

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 44 (77.19%) C#
2 39 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (59.65%) Selenium
4 30 (52.63%) QA
5 29 (50.88%) SQL Server
6 27 (47.37%) .NET
6 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
7 24 (42.11%) XML
7 24 (42.11%) JavaScript
8 23 (40.35%) Cucumber
9 22 (38.60%) SQL
10 21 (36.84%) TDD
11 20 (35.09%) MVC
12 17 (29.82%) Web Services
12 17 (29.82%) ASP.NET
12 17 (29.82%) Team Foundation Server
12 17 (29.82%) NUnit
12 17 (29.82%) Subversion
13 16 (28.07%) XSD
14 14 (24.56%) SOAP
14 14 (24.56%) Scrum
14 14 (24.56%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (22.81%) jQuery
15 13 (22.81%) Finance
15 13 (22.81%) QuickTest Pro
15 13 (22.81%) HTML
16 12 (21.05%) ISEB
16 12 (21.05%) Hudson
16 12 (21.05%) Test Planning
17 11 (19.30%) Jenkins

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Office
1 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (50.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.79%) MySQL
3 4 (7.02%) Redis
Development Applications
1 34 (59.65%) Selenium
2 23 (40.35%) Cucumber
3 17 (29.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (29.82%) NUnit
3 17 (29.82%) Subversion
4 13 (22.81%) QuickTest Pro
5 12 (21.05%) Hudson
6 11 (19.30%) Jenkins
6 11 (19.30%) Visual Studio
6 11 (19.30%) FitNesse
7 8 (14.04%) Visual Studio Team System
8 6 (10.53%) TeamCity
8 6 (10.53%) WebDriver
9 5 (8.77%) Git (software)
9 5 (8.77%) Firebug
9 5 (8.77%) Fiddler
9 5 (8.77%) MSTest
10 4 (7.02%) SoapUI
10 4 (7.02%) ReSharper
11 1 (1.75%) JMeter
General
1 13 (22.81%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Marketing
2 1 (1.75%) Electronics
2 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (40.35%) Developer
2 20 (35.09%) Analyst
2 20 (35.09%) Test Analyst
3 16 (28.07%) QA Analyst
3 16 (28.07%) QA Test Analyst
4 13 (22.81%) Tester
5 12 (21.05%) Software Developer
6 8 (14.04%) QA Engineer
7 7 (12.28%) QA Tester
8 6 (10.53%) Test Engineer
8 6 (10.53%) Automation Tester
9 5 (8.77%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (8.77%) .NET Developer
9 5 (8.77%) Senior Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Software Programmer
10 3 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Agile C# Developer
10 3 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Programmer
10 3 (5.26%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (47.37%) .NET
2 24 (42.11%) XML
3 17 (29.82%) Web Services
3 17 (29.82%) ASP.NET
4 16 (28.07%) XSD
5 14 (24.56%) SOAP
6 13 (22.81%) jQuery
6 13 (22.81%) HTML
7 11 (19.30%) WSDL
7 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (14.04%) Ninject
9 8 (14.04%) WinForms
9 8 (14.04%) LINQ
10 5 (8.77%) Ajax
10 5 (8.77%) NHibernate
10 5 (8.77%) CSS
10 5 (8.77%) ADO.NET
10 5 (8.77%) XSLT
10 5 (8.77%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.77%) User Experience
2 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.02%) Blog
4 3 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (5.26%) Xbox
5 1 (1.75%) Statistics
5 1 (1.75%) Open Source
5 1 (1.75%) iSeries
5 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.75%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (36.84%) TDD
3 20 (35.09%) MVC
4 14 (24.56%) Scrum
4 14 (24.56%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (21.05%) Test Planning
6 11 (19.30%) Test Management
6 11 (19.30%) Manual Testing
6 11 (19.30%) BDD
6 11 (19.30%) Software Testing
7 10 (17.54%) Test Scripting
8 7 (12.28%) Time Management
9 6 (10.53%) Product Management
9 6 (10.53%) Software Engineering
10 5 (8.77%) Automated Testing
10 5 (8.77%) Release Management
10 5 (8.77%) OO
10 5 (8.77%) E-Commerce
10 5 (8.77%) OOD
10 5 (8.77%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 44 (77.19%) C#
2 24 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 22 (38.60%) SQL
4 10 (17.54%) Java
5 6 (10.53%) C++
6 5 (8.77%) Ruby
6 5 (8.77%) Perl
7 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.75%) Python
8 1 (1.75%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (21.05%) ISEB
2 6 (10.53%) Degree
3 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (52.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (19.30%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.30%) HP
3 1 (1.75%) SAP
3 1 (1.75%) IBM
3 1 (1.75%) Citrix
3 1 (1.75%) VMware
3 1 (1.75%) New Relic
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