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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SpecFlow
Rank 246 205 206
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +1
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 5 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.084% 0.39% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.41% 2.29% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 24 0
Average salary £33,000 £36,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.58% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
1228 1050 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.54% 17.26% 17.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1027 891 759
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £52,500
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 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
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 28 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
Somerset -9 4 £38,500 +10.00% 1
Dorset - 1 £27,500 - 2
SpecFlow
England

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (84.21%) C#
1 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (57.89%) Scrum
5 10 (52.63%) .NET Framework
6 9 (47.37%) MVC
6 9 (47.37%) BDD
7 8 (42.11%) HTML
8 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
8 7 (36.84%) CSS
8 7 (36.84%) OO
8 7 (36.84%) NUnit
9 6 (31.58%) Finance
9 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
9 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
9 6 (31.58%) HTML5
9 6 (31.58%) jQuery
10 5 (26.32%) Release Management
10 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
10 5 (26.32%) CSS3
10 5 (26.32%) Selenium
11 4 (21.05%) Degree
11 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
11 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (21.05%) NHibernate
11 4 (21.05%) Banking
11 4 (21.05%) Web Services
11 4 (21.05%) IIS
11 4 (21.05%) VB.NET

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (21.05%) IIS
1 4 (21.05%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) NUnit
2 5 (26.32%) Selenium
3 4 (21.05%) Cucumber
4 3 (15.79%) Calabash
5 2 (10.53%) eggPlant
5 2 (10.53%) Appium
5 2 (10.53%) Moq
5 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner
5 2 (10.53%) JMeter
6 1 (5.26%) CruiseControl
6 1 (5.26%) ReSharper
6 1 (5.26%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
6 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
6 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Web Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Applications Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Web Applications Developer
2 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Test Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) AWS Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) .NET Framework
3 8 (42.11%) HTML
4 7 (36.84%) CSS
5 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
5 6 (31.58%) jQuery
5 6 (31.58%) HTML5
6 5 (26.32%) CSS3
7 4 (21.05%) Entity Framework
7 4 (21.05%) Castle Windsor
7 4 (21.05%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (21.05%) MonoRail
7 4 (21.05%) NHibernate
7 4 (21.05%) Web Services
8 3 (15.79%) WCF
8 3 (15.79%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (5.26%) RESTful
10 1 (5.26%) WPF
10 1 (5.26%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
1 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows CE
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) Scrum
3 9 (47.37%) MVC
3 9 (47.37%) BDD
4 7 (36.84%) OO
5 5 (26.32%) Release Management
5 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
6 4 (21.05%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
7 3 (15.79%) OOD
7 3 (15.79%) Web Development
8 2 (10.53%) Open Source
8 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
8 2 (10.53%) Test Planning
8 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
8 2 (10.53%) TDD
8 2 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
8 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) C#
2 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
4 2 (10.53%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
5 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) SOASTA, Inc
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