The first table below looks at the demand for SpecFlow skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 18 April 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpecFlow
Rank 587 622 891
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +269
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 363 264 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.24% 0.025%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.87% 1.59% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 306 242 26
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
19458 16579 18370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.04% 14.93% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 16031 14110 16206
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SpecFlow Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SpecFlow
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SpecFlow within the UK.

SpecFlow Salary Trend in the UK

SpecFlow
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SpecFlow over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

SpecFlow Salary Histogram in the UK

SpecFlow
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SpecFlow within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +34 347 £55,000 +10.00% 37
London +19 272 £57,500 +4.54% 25
City of London -6 51 £56,000 +6.66% 4
South East -14 25 £41,500 +7.79% 2
Yorkshire -34 21 £34,000 - 2
Manchester +14 13 £43,750 - 3
North West +9 13 £43,750 - 4
Leeds -26 13 £34,000 - 1
West Yorkshire -33 13 £34,000 - 1
Bolton -5 10 £40,000 -
South West - 9 £35,000 -
Brighton -10 8 £40,000 +14.28%
East Sussex -10 8 £40,000 +14.28%
Hampshire -18 7 £52,500 +36.36% 1
East of England -21 5 £43,000 +22.85% 2
East Yorkshire - 5 £34,000 -
Bristol - 5 - -
Hull - 5 £34,000 -
Basingstoke -14 4 £52,500 +36.36% 1
Street - 4 £35,000 -
Middlesex - 4 £50,000 -
Somerset - 4 £35,000 -
York -16 3 £28,500 -18.57% 1
North Yorkshire -22 3 £28,500 -9.52% 1
Surrey - 3 £40,500 - 1
Berkshire - 3 £42,500 -
Winchester - 3 £27,500 -
Reading - 3 £42,500 -
West Midlands +3 2 £37,500 -31.81% 1
Birmingham +2 2 £37,500 -31.81% 1

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 551 (87.18%) C#
2 526 (83.23%) .NET
3 417 (65.98%) BDD
4 361 (57.12%) TDD
5 275 (43.51%) Scrum
6 272 (43.04%) MVC
7 269 (42.56%) SQL Server
8 260 (41.14%) Agile Software Development
9 253 (40.03%) Selenium
10 250 (39.56%) NUnit
11 242 (38.29%) Cucumber
12 239 (37.82%) ASP.NET
13 225 (35.60%) ASP.NET MVC
14 222 (35.13%) WCF
15 219 (34.65%) jQuery
16 211 (33.39%) SQL
17 208 (32.91%) E-Commerce
18 203 (32.12%) QA
19 190 (30.06%) JavaScript
19 190 (30.06%) TeamCity
20 185 (29.27%) Microsoft
21 172 (27.22%) Web Services
22 164 (25.95%) HTML
23 161 (25.47%) Continuous Integration
24 152 (24.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
25 148 (23.42%) .NET Framework
26 147 (23.26%) Test Automation
27 138 (21.84%) Gherkin
28 137 (21.68%) OO
29 133 (21.04%) Windows

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 66 (10.44%) IIS
2 45 (7.12%) CMS
3 13 (2.06%) Sitecore CMS
4 10 (1.58%) NServiceBus
5 8 (1.27%) Apache Solr
5 8 (1.27%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.11%) Apache
7 6 (0.95%) Node.js
7 6 (0.95%) SharePoint
7 6 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.79%) Umbraco
9 4 (0.63%) nginx
10 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.16%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.16%) Confluence
Applications
1 66 (10.44%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (0.95%) assyst
2 1 (0.16%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 74 (11.71%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (6.80%) Rackspace Cloud
3 42 (6.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 26 (4.11%) SaaS
5 8 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (1.11%) GitHub
7 1 (0.16%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 82 (12.97%) Internet
2 18 (2.85%) HTTP
3 8 (1.27%) Wireshark
4 7 (1.11%) HTTPS
5 5 (0.79%) VoIP
5 5 (0.79%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.47%) Wireless
7 1 (0.16%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 269 (42.56%) SQL Server
2 58 (9.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (6.80%) NoSQL
4 38 (6.01%) MongoDB
5 36 (5.70%) Hadoop
6 22 (3.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (3.32%) Couchbase
7 21 (3.32%) StreamInsight
8 17 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (2.69%) MySQL
9 13 (2.06%) Big Data
10 12 (1.90%) MarkLogic
10 12 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (1.74%) CouchDB
12 10 (1.58%) SQL Server 2000
13 8 (1.27%) Data Mining
14 7 (1.11%) Oracle Database 12c
14 7 (1.11%) Oracle Database
15 6 (0.95%) Redis
15 6 (0.95%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 253 (40.03%) Selenium
2 250 (39.56%) NUnit
3 242 (38.29%) Cucumber
4 190 (30.06%) TeamCity
5 121 (19.15%) FitNesse
6 100 (15.82%) WebDriver
6 100 (15.82%) Visual Studio
7 91 (14.40%) Git (software)
8 86 (13.61%) Moq
9 64 (10.13%) Team Foundation Server
10 43 (6.80%) Subversion
11 40 (6.33%) ReSharper
12 39 (6.17%) JMeter
13 38 (6.01%) MSTest
13 38 (6.01%) SoapUI
14 34 (5.38%) Rhino Mocks
15 30 (4.75%) QuickTest Pro
16 24 (3.80%) QUnit
17 22 (3.48%) CruiseControl
17 22 (3.48%) JIRA
General
1 88 (13.92%) Marketing
2 72 (11.39%) Finance
3 60 (9.49%) Retail
4 43 (6.80%) Back Office
4 43 (6.80%) Banking
5 32 (5.06%) Investment Banking
6 28 (4.43%) Advertising
7 18 (2.85%) Publishing
7 18 (2.85%) Telecoms
8 17 (2.69%) Games
9 5 (0.79%) French Language
9 5 (0.79%) German Language
10 4 (0.63%) Italian Language
11 3 (0.47%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 396 (62.66%) Developer
2 179 (28.32%) .NET Developer
3 150 (23.73%) C# Developer
4 128 (20.25%) Senior Developer
5 104 (16.46%) C# .NET Developer
6 71 (11.23%) Senior .NET Developer
7 70 (11.08%) Analyst
8 69 (10.92%) Test Analyst
9 61 (9.65%) Software Developer
9 61 (9.65%) Senior C# Developer
10 49 (7.75%) Tester
11 39 (6.17%) Lead Developer
11 39 (6.17%) Agile C# Developer
12 30 (4.75%) Software Engineer
13 29 (4.59%) Test Engineer
14 28 (4.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 26 (4.11%) Agile .NET Developer
16 25 (3.96%) Agile Test Analyst
17 24 (3.80%) QA Engineer
18 22 (3.48%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 526 (83.23%) .NET
2 239 (37.82%) ASP.NET
3 225 (35.60%) ASP.NET MVC
4 222 (35.13%) WCF
5 219 (34.65%) jQuery
6 172 (27.22%) Web Services
7 164 (25.95%) HTML
8 152 (24.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 148 (23.42%) .NET Framework
10 138 (21.84%) Gherkin
11 120 (18.99%) SOAP
12 118 (18.67%) NHibernate
13 114 (18.04%) CSS
14 97 (15.35%) REST
15 96 (15.19%) KnockoutJS
15 96 (15.19%) MSMQ
16 92 (14.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 91 (14.40%) LINQ
18 88 (13.92%) HTML5
19 83 (13.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 112 (17.72%) Open Source
2 79 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 67 (10.60%) Blog
4 52 (8.23%) Inversion of Control
5 37 (5.85%) Computer Science
6 21 (3.32%) Social Network
6 21 (3.32%) Statistics
7 16 (2.53%) Social Media
8 10 (1.58%) EPoS
9 9 (1.42%) Video on Demand
9 9 (1.42%) Digital Media
10 8 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.95%) Mathematics
11 6 (0.95%) Derivative
12 5 (0.79%) Fixed Income
12 5 (0.79%) Equities
12 5 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.63%) Hedge funds
14 3 (0.47%) Equity Risk
15 2 (0.32%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 133 (21.04%) Windows
2 58 (9.18%) Linux
3 29 (4.59%) Android
4 26 (4.11%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (0.47%) Windows CE
5 3 (0.47%) Windows XP
5 3 (0.47%) UNIX
6 2 (0.32%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (65.98%) BDD
2 361 (57.12%) TDD
3 275 (43.51%) Scrum
4 272 (43.04%) MVC
5 260 (41.14%) Agile Software Development
6 208 (32.91%) E-Commerce
7 161 (25.47%) Continuous Integration
8 147 (23.26%) Test Automation
9 137 (21.68%) OO
10 123 (19.46%) Automated Testing
11 114 (18.04%) Unit Testing
12 112 (17.72%) Kanban
13 109 (17.25%) Pair Programming
14 72 (11.39%) Automation Testing
15 69 (10.92%) Software Engineering
16 62 (9.81%) User Stories
17 49 (7.75%) Test Management
18 48 (7.59%) Performance Testing
18 48 (7.59%) Web Development
19 47 (7.44%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 551 (87.18%) C#
2 211 (33.39%) SQL
3 190 (30.06%) JavaScript
4 122 (19.30%) Ruby
5 90 (14.24%) Java
6 59 (9.34%) T-SQL
7 29 (4.59%) C++
8 25 (3.96%) F#
8 25 (3.96%) Python
9 14 (2.22%) Objective-C
10 11 (1.74%) PowerShell
11 10 (1.58%) CoffeeScript
12 9 (1.42%) VB
12 9 (1.42%) VB.NET
12 9 (1.42%) TypeScript
13 7 (1.11%) PL/SQL
13 7 (1.11%) C
14 6 (0.95%) VB6
15 5 (0.79%) PHP
16 4 (0.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 51 (8.07%) Degree
2 35 (5.54%) ISEB
3 20 (3.16%) ISTQB
4 14 (2.22%) MBA
5 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.63%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 203 (32.12%) QA
2 13 (2.06%) Basel III
3 4 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 47 (7.44%) Opscode Chef
2 42 (6.65%) HP Quality Center
3 20 (3.16%) HAProxy
4 18 (2.85%) ZABBIX
5 14 (2.22%) Zenoss
5 14 (2.22%) Nagios
6 6 (0.95%) Puppet
7 5 (0.79%) WMI
8 4 (0.63%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 185 (29.27%) Microsoft
2 79 (12.50%) Oracle
3 34 (5.38%) HP
4 15 (2.37%) Xamarin
5 13 (2.06%) Sitecore
6 6 (0.95%) ServiceNow
6 6 (0.95%) Perforce
7 5 (0.79%) VMware
8 3 (0.47%) Zend
8 3 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.32%) Cerillion
9 2 (0.32%) BT
10 1 (0.16%) Google
10 1 (0.16%) OpenLink
10 1 (0.16%) JBoss
10 1 (0.16%) Splunk
10 1 (0.16%) Twitter
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Personnel IT
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum - excellent Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £65000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ultimate Asset
Salary: Very competitive package & career progression
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago