The table below looks at the statistics for SpecFlow skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SpecFlow
Rank 206 221 235
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +14
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 30 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.50% 0.056% 0.018%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.77% 0.29% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 30 0 1
Average salary £36,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1083 1033 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.93% 19.19% 14.37%
Number of salaries quoted 957 898 710
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SpecFlow Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SpecFlow
Salary Trend in the South West

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

SpecFlow Salary Trend in the South West

SpecFlow
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SpecFlow across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

SpecFlow Salary Histogram in the South West

SpecFlow
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SpecFlow within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Somerset - 16 £35,000 -
Bristol +5 13 £55,000 -
Devon - 1 £35,500 -
SpecFlow
England

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 61 (84.72%) .NET
2 57 (79.17%) C#
3 51 (70.83%) NUnit
4 48 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 45 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (61.11%) BDD
7 33 (45.83%) SQL
8 32 (44.44%) Scrum
9 31 (43.06%) TDD
9 31 (43.06%) Cucumber
9 31 (43.06%) Ruby
9 31 (43.06%) NHibernate
10 29 (40.28%) TeamCity
11 28 (38.89%) MVC
11 28 (38.89%) ASP.NET
12 26 (36.11%) Web Services
12 26 (36.11%) E-Commerce
13 25 (34.72%) IIS
13 25 (34.72%) HTML
13 25 (34.72%) CruiseControl
13 25 (34.72%) Automated Testing
13 25 (34.72%) Amazon AWS
13 25 (34.72%) HTML5
14 24 (33.33%) Finance
14 24 (33.33%) SOAP
15 23 (31.94%) CSS
15 23 (31.94%) OOD
15 23 (31.94%) OOP
15 23 (31.94%) OOA/OOD
15 23 (31.94%) OO

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 25 (34.72%) IIS
2 23 (31.94%) NServiceBus
3 2 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (34.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 23 (31.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 23 (31.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (20.83%) Hadoop
3 15 (20.83%) Big Data
4 8 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 51 (70.83%) NUnit
2 31 (43.06%) Cucumber
3 29 (40.28%) TeamCity
4 25 (34.72%) CruiseControl
5 23 (31.94%) Rhino Mocks
5 23 (31.94%) Moq
6 16 (22.22%) Selenium
7 14 (19.44%) WebDriver
8 9 (12.50%) Jenkins
9 6 (8.33%) Hudson
10 5 (6.94%) TestNG
10 5 (6.94%) Eclipse
10 5 (6.94%) JUnit
11 4 (5.56%) Visual Studio
11 4 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (5.56%) SoapUI
12 2 (2.78%) MSBuild
12 2 (2.78%) RSpec
13 1 (1.39%) QuickTest Pro
13 1 (1.39%) JIRA
General
1 24 (33.33%) Finance
2 23 (31.94%) Banking
3 15 (20.83%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (56.94%) Developer
2 23 (31.94%) Web Developer
2 23 (31.94%) Applications Developer
2 23 (31.94%) Web Applications Developer
3 16 (22.22%) Analyst
3 16 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 15 (20.83%) C# Developer
5 8 (11.11%) .NET Team Leader
5 8 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 8 (11.11%) Technical Team Leader
6 7 (9.72%) Technical Test Analyst
6 7 (9.72%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Automation Specialist
7 5 (6.94%) Test Automation Specialist
7 5 (6.94%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Senior Test Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) Test Specialist
8 4 (5.56%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Java Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (84.72%) .NET
2 31 (43.06%) NHibernate
3 28 (38.89%) ASP.NET
4 26 (36.11%) Web Services
5 25 (34.72%) HTML
5 25 (34.72%) HTML5
6 24 (33.33%) SOAP
7 23 (31.94%) CSS
7 23 (31.94%) MSMQ
7 23 (31.94%) Castle Windsor
7 23 (31.94%) CSS3
7 23 (31.94%) KnockoutJS
7 23 (31.94%) Gherkin
7 23 (31.94%) RESTful
7 23 (31.94%) WCF
7 23 (31.94%) MonoRail
7 23 (31.94%) jQuery
8 18 (25.00%) REST
9 16 (22.22%) .NET Framework
10 15 (20.83%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Client/Server
2 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.39%) Replication
3 1 (1.39%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.33%) UNIX
2 2 (2.78%) Windows
3 1 (1.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (61.11%) BDD
3 32 (44.44%) Scrum
4 31 (43.06%) TDD
5 28 (38.89%) MVC
6 26 (36.11%) E-Commerce
7 25 (34.72%) Automated Testing
8 23 (31.94%) OOD
8 23 (31.94%) OOP
8 23 (31.94%) OOA/OOD
8 23 (31.94%) OO
9 15 (20.83%) Workflow
9 15 (20.83%) MapReduce
10 9 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (11.11%) Kanban
12 6 (8.33%) Software Testing
12 6 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (8.33%) Test Automation
12 6 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 57 (79.17%) C#
2 33 (45.83%) SQL
3 31 (43.06%) Ruby
4 9 (12.50%) Java
5 5 (6.94%) Groovy
5 5 (6.94%) Python
5 5 (6.94%) Perl
6 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.78%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (31.94%) Degree
2 7 (9.72%) ISEB
3 6 (8.33%) ISTQB
4 5 (6.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) logstash
1 2 (2.78%) Graphite
Vendors
1 6 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.78%) Terracotta
2 2 (2.78%) Google
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