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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpecFlow
Rank 203 199 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 35 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.56% 0.24% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.21% 1.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 35 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £28,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +30.76%
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
1090 890 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.53% 17.49% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 920 795 655
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £48,000
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 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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
Somerset - 20 £35,000 -
Bristol 0 15 £70,000 - 2
SpecFlow
England

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 43 (84.31%) C#
2 40 (78.43%) .NET
3 32 (62.75%) SQL Server
3 32 (62.75%) SQL
3 32 (62.75%) NUnit
4 31 (60.78%) BDD
5 30 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (50.98%) ASP.NET
6 26 (50.98%) MVC
7 25 (49.02%) NHibernate
8 22 (43.14%) Finance
9 21 (41.18%) Scrum
9 21 (41.18%) TDD
10 20 (39.22%) Banking
10 20 (39.22%) CSS
10 20 (39.22%) HTML
10 20 (39.22%) IIS
10 20 (39.22%) Castle Windsor
10 20 (39.22%) NServiceBus
10 20 (39.22%) KnockoutJS
10 20 (39.22%) CSS3
10 20 (39.22%) SQL Server 2005
10 20 (39.22%) MonoRail
10 20 (39.22%) jQuery
10 20 (39.22%) HTML5
11 19 (37.25%) Cucumber
11 19 (37.25%) Automated Testing
11 19 (37.25%) Ruby
12 17 (33.33%) TeamCity
13 16 (31.37%) E-Commerce

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 20 (39.22%) IIS
1 20 (39.22%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (27.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (62.75%) SQL Server
2 20 (39.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (15.69%) Hadoop
4 8 (15.69%) Big Data
5 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (62.75%) NUnit
2 19 (37.25%) Cucumber
3 17 (33.33%) TeamCity
4 14 (27.45%) Selenium
5 12 (23.53%) CruiseControl
5 12 (23.53%) Rhino Mocks
5 12 (23.53%) Moq
6 11 (21.57%) WebDriver
7 5 (9.80%) Bugzilla
7 5 (9.80%) Hudson
7 5 (9.80%) Jenkins
7 5 (9.80%) JIRA
8 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
8 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (3.92%) FitNesse
9 2 (3.92%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 22 (43.14%) Finance
2 20 (39.22%) Banking
3 7 (13.73%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (54.90%) Developer
2 20 (39.22%) Web Developer
2 20 (39.22%) Applications Developer
2 20 (39.22%) Web Applications Developer
3 12 (23.53%) Analyst
3 12 (23.53%) Test Analyst
4 8 (15.69%) C# Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Test Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Technical Test Analyst
6 5 (9.80%) .NET Team Leader
6 5 (9.80%) Senior C# Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Team Leader
6 5 (9.80%) Technical Team Leader
7 4 (7.84%) Test Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (1.96%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (78.43%) .NET
2 26 (50.98%) ASP.NET
3 25 (49.02%) NHibernate
4 20 (39.22%) CSS
4 20 (39.22%) MonoRail
4 20 (39.22%) jQuery
4 20 (39.22%) HTML
4 20 (39.22%) HTML5
4 20 (39.22%) CSS3
4 20 (39.22%) KnockoutJS
4 20 (39.22%) Castle Windsor
5 13 (25.49%) WCF
5 13 (25.49%) Web Services
6 12 (23.53%) MSMQ
6 12 (23.53%) SOAP
6 12 (23.53%) RESTful
6 12 (23.53%) Gherkin
7 11 (21.57%) .NET Framework
8 8 (15.69%) REST
9 7 (13.73%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Client/Server
2 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Open Source
3 1 (1.96%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (60.78%) BDD
2 30 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (50.98%) MVC
4 21 (41.18%) TDD
4 21 (41.18%) Scrum
5 19 (37.25%) Automated Testing
6 16 (31.37%) E-Commerce
7 12 (23.53%) OOD
7 12 (23.53%) OOP
7 12 (23.53%) OOA/OOD
7 12 (23.53%) OO
8 8 (15.69%) MapReduce
9 7 (13.73%) Automation Testing
9 7 (13.73%) Workflow
10 6 (11.76%) Software Testing
10 6 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (9.80%) User Stories
11 5 (9.80%) Test Scripting
11 5 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 43 (84.31%) C#
2 32 (62.75%) SQL
3 19 (37.25%) Ruby
4 6 (11.76%) Java
5 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) ISEB
1 6 (11.76%) ISTQB
1 6 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Nagios
1 1 (1.96%) ZABBIX
1 1 (1.96%) Zenoss
1 1 (1.96%) HAProxy
1 1 (1.96%) logstash
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
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Posted: 2 days ago
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