The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpecFlow
Rank 205 209 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 21 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.34% 0.095% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.01% 0.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 21 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £34,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+19.11% +6.25%
Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1046 837 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.13% 15.98% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 911 733 863
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
SpecFlow
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 - 16 £35,000 -
Bristol -1 5 £70,000 - 1
SpecFlow
England

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 25 (83.33%) C#
2 23 (76.67%) SQL
3 20 (66.67%) .NET
4 18 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 18 (60.00%) NUnit
5 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET
5 17 (56.67%) MVC
5 17 (56.67%) Finance
6 16 (53.33%) CSS
6 16 (53.33%) HTML
6 16 (53.33%) IIS
6 16 (53.33%) Banking
6 16 (53.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (53.33%) NHibernate
6 16 (53.33%) MonoRail
6 16 (53.33%) jQuery
6 16 (53.33%) HTML5
6 16 (53.33%) Castle Windsor
6 16 (53.33%) CSS3
6 16 (53.33%) NServiceBus
6 16 (53.33%) KnockoutJS
7 14 (46.67%) BDD
8 13 (43.33%) Cucumber
9 10 (33.33%) TDD
10 9 (30.00%) Ruby
11 8 (26.67%) Automated Testing
12 7 (23.33%) Selenium
12 7 (23.33%) Scrum
12 7 (23.33%) Web Services
12 7 (23.33%) REST

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 16 (53.33%) IIS
1 16 (53.33%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) HTTP
1 4 (13.33%) Wireshark
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (53.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (10.00%) Big Data
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (60.00%) NUnit
2 13 (43.33%) Cucumber
3 7 (23.33%) Selenium
3 7 (23.33%) TeamCity
4 5 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 5 (16.67%) Bugzilla
4 5 (16.67%) FitNesse
4 5 (16.67%) Hudson
4 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 5 (16.67%) JIRA
5 4 (13.33%) Fiddler
6 2 (6.67%) CruiseControl
6 2 (6.67%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (6.67%) Moq
7 1 (3.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 17 (56.67%) Finance
2 16 (53.33%) Banking
3 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Developer
2 16 (53.33%) Web Developer
2 16 (53.33%) Applications Developer
2 16 (53.33%) Web Applications Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Test Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (66.67%) .NET
2 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET
3 16 (53.33%) CSS
3 16 (53.33%) NHibernate
3 16 (53.33%) MonoRail
3 16 (53.33%) jQuery
3 16 (53.33%) HTML5
3 16 (53.33%) Castle Windsor
3 16 (53.33%) KnockoutJS
3 16 (53.33%) CSS3
3 16 (53.33%) HTML
4 7 (23.33%) REST
4 7 (23.33%) Web Services
5 3 (10.00%) WCF
5 3 (10.00%) MapReduce
6 2 (6.67%) Gherkin
6 2 (6.67%) MSMQ
6 2 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (6.67%) SOAP
6 2 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.33%) Open Source
2 1 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) MVC
2 14 (46.67%) BDD
3 10 (33.33%) TDD
4 8 (26.67%) Automated Testing
5 7 (23.33%) Scrum
6 6 (20.00%) Automation Testing
7 5 (16.67%) ATDD
7 5 (16.67%) User Stories
7 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 4 (13.33%) Pair Programming
8 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 4 (13.33%) Manual Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Test Automation
9 2 (6.67%) OOD
9 2 (6.67%) Workflow
9 2 (6.67%) OOP
9 2 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) C#
2 23 (76.67%) SQL
3 9 (30.00%) Ruby
4 6 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) ISEB
1 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Nagios
1 1 (3.33%) ZABBIX
1 1 (3.33%) Zenoss
1 1 (3.33%) HAProxy
1 1 (3.33%) logstash
Bristol
Noir Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago