The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SpecFlow
Rank 520 539 678
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +139
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 428 414 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.40% 0.36% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.29% 2.21% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 390 344 175
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18660 18731 16463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.36% 16.10% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15857 15526 14029
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 27 August 2015 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 27 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
England +30 421 £57,500 +15.00% 58
London +66 304 £60,000 +9.09% 37
City of London +55 76 £62,500 +12.61% 5
Ealing +1 42 £57,500 -4.16% 3
South East +11 41 £41,500 +0.60% 5
North West -11 21 £37,500 -6.25% 8
Hampshire +29 18 £35,000 -37.77% 2
East Midlands +20 18 £40,000 +45.45%
East of England +12 18 £70,000 +36.58% 2
Manchester +13 17 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Winchester - 13 £35,000 - 2
Berkshire +21 11 £45,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -6 11 £75,000 +36.36% 1
Nottingham -1 10 £47,500 +77.57%
Nottinghamshire -2 10 £47,500 +77.57%
Canary Wharf - 7 £65,000 -
Reading - 7 £45,000 - 1
North Yorkshire 0 6 £35,000 +22.80%
Yorkshire -26 6 £35,000 +2.94%
West Midlands - 6 £45,000 - 2
Essex -4 5 £28,500 -36.66%
Derbyshire -7 5 £40,000 +14.28%
South West -23 5 £33,000 -5.71% 4
Harrogate - 5 £37,500 -
Derby - 5 £40,000 -
Basingstoke +19 4 £60,000 +6.66%
Surrey +7 4 £42,000 +40.00%
Kent +1 4 £45,000 -28.00% 1
Somerset -6 4 £38,500 +10.00% 1
Shropshire - 4 - - 1

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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.

1 652 (81.40%) C#
2 627 (78.28%) Agile Software Development
3 489 (61.05%) BDD
4 487 (60.80%) .NET
5 473 (59.05%) Selenium
6 337 (42.07%) QA
7 324 (40.45%) TDD
8 304 (37.95%) Scrum
9 275 (34.33%) SQL Server
10 266 (33.21%) Continuous Integration
11 257 (32.08%) SQL
12 254 (31.71%) NUnit
13 241 (30.09%) Cucumber
14 231 (28.84%) WebDriver
15 209 (26.09%) ASP.NET
16 204 (25.47%) Test Automation
17 202 (25.22%) Finance
18 200 (24.97%) Microsoft
19 194 (24.22%) Windows
20 193 (24.09%) JavaScript
21 178 (22.22%) HTML
22 176 (21.97%) SDLC
23 175 (21.85%) MVC
24 174 (21.72%) Web Services
25 151 (18.85%) Automated Testing
26 144 (17.98%) Java
27 142 (17.73%) HTML5
28 127 (15.86%) Test Scripting
28 127 (15.86%) FitNesse
29 126 (15.73%) Team Foundation Server

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 65 (8.11%) IIS
2 17 (2.12%) SharePoint
3 15 (1.87%) Node.js
3 15 (1.87%) NServiceBus
4 14 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
4 14 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
5 12 (1.50%) CMS
5 12 (1.50%) Sitecore CMS
6 10 (1.25%) Confluence
7 9 (1.12%) WebSphere
8 7 (0.87%) Apache Solr
9 6 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (0.75%) GemFire
10 4 (0.50%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.37%) MQSeries
11 3 (0.37%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.12%) Lync
Applications
1 65 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.37%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (1.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.87%) Endur
3 6 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.12%) Sophis RISQUE
5 1 (0.12%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 63 (7.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (4.37%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (3.62%) SaaS
4 13 (1.62%) OpenShift
5 4 (0.50%) GitHub
6 2 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.25%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.12%) Office 365
7 1 (0.12%) Yammer
7 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.62%) TCP/IP
2 27 (3.37%) Network Security
3 20 (2.50%) HTTP
4 6 (0.75%) Internet
5 4 (0.50%) Ethernet
6 3 (0.37%) SMTP
7 2 (0.25%) GSM
7 2 (0.25%) UMTS
7 2 (0.25%) LTE
8 1 (0.12%) Broadband
8 1 (0.12%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (34.33%) SQL Server
2 48 (5.99%) Relational Database
3 26 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (2.62%) Hadoop
4 21 (2.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (2.50%) MongoDB
5 20 (2.50%) MySQL
6 19 (2.37%) Big Data
7 18 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 17 (2.12%) Oracle Database
9 13 (1.62%) Redis
9 13 (1.62%) Couchbase
9 13 (1.62%) NoSQL
9 13 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (1.25%) RDBMS
12 7 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (0.75%) Event Store
14 5 (0.62%) HBase
14 5 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 473 (59.05%) Selenium
2 254 (31.71%) NUnit
3 241 (30.09%) Cucumber
4 231 (28.84%) WebDriver
5 127 (15.86%) FitNesse
6 126 (15.73%) Team Foundation Server
7 115 (14.36%) Visual Studio
8 106 (13.23%) Jenkins
9 93 (11.61%) TeamCity
10 81 (10.11%) Git (software)
11 63 (7.87%) JIRA
12 59 (7.37%) Moq
13 58 (7.24%) SoapUI
14 53 (6.62%) Rhino Mocks
15 49 (6.12%) Jasmine
16 48 (5.99%) Subversion
17 44 (5.49%) JUnit
18 42 (5.24%) HP UFT
19 35 (4.37%) MSTest
20 31 (3.87%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 202 (25.22%) Finance
2 62 (7.74%) Retail
3 55 (6.87%) Back Office
4 44 (5.49%) Banking
5 29 (3.62%) Law
6 25 (3.12%) Front Office
7 24 (3.00%) Telecoms
8 21 (2.62%) Marketing
8 21 (2.62%) Manufacturing
9 19 (2.37%) Games
10 17 (2.12%) Investment Banking
11 12 (1.50%) Electronics
12 6 (0.75%) Publishing
13 3 (0.37%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.25%) Advertising
15 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 306 (38.20%) Developer
2 175 (21.85%) Analyst
3 136 (16.98%) Tester
4 117 (14.61%) Test Analyst
5 104 (12.98%) .NET Developer
6 78 (9.74%) C# Developer
7 70 (8.74%) QA Analyst
8 62 (7.74%) Automation Tester
9 61 (7.62%) Senior Developer
10 50 (6.24%) Software Engineer
11 49 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
12 43 (5.37%) Senior Tester
13 40 (4.99%) C# .NET Developer
14 38 (4.74%) Test Engineer
15 37 (4.62%) Automation Analyst
16 35 (4.37%) QA Engineer
17 32 (4.00%) Senior QA Analyst
18 31 (3.87%) Automation Engineer
19 28 (3.50%) Software Developer
20 27 (3.37%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 487 (60.80%) .NET
2 209 (26.09%) ASP.NET
3 178 (22.22%) HTML
4 174 (21.72%) Web Services
5 142 (17.73%) HTML5
6 126 (15.73%) Gherkin
6 126 (15.73%) ASP.NET Web API
7 120 (14.98%) jQuery
8 119 (14.86%) .NET Framework
9 117 (14.61%) AngularJS
10 112 (13.98%) NHibernate
10 112 (13.98%) WCF
11 108 (13.48%) CSS
12 99 (12.36%) ASP.NET MVC
13 72 (8.99%) Entity Framework
14 65 (8.11%) MSMQ
15 61 (7.62%) WPF
16 54 (6.74%) REST
17 53 (6.62%) KnockoutJS
18 50 (6.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 65 (8.11%) Mobile App
2 62 (7.74%) Blog
3 49 (6.12%) Client/Server
4 43 (5.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 42 (5.24%) User Experience
6 36 (4.49%) Equities
7 35 (4.37%) Fixed Income
8 34 (4.24%) Derivative
9 27 (3.37%) Computer Science
9 27 (3.37%) BYOD
10 26 (3.25%) Visualisation
11 24 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
12 23 (2.87%) Inversion of Control
13 20 (2.50%) N-Tier
13 20 (2.50%) Replication
13 20 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (1.50%) DTV
15 9 (1.12%) Credit Risk
15 9 (1.12%) Contract for Difference
16 8 (1.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 194 (24.22%) Windows
2 39 (4.87%) UNIX
3 36 (4.49%) Linux
4 26 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (2.75%) Windows 8
5 22 (2.75%) Windows XP
5 22 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (2.75%) Windows Vista
5 22 (2.75%) Android
5 22 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (2.75%) Windows 7
6 20 (2.50%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.12%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 627 (78.28%) Agile Software Development
2 489 (61.05%) BDD
3 324 (40.45%) TDD
4 304 (37.95%) Scrum
5 266 (33.21%) Continuous Integration
6 204 (25.47%) Test Automation
7 176 (21.97%) SDLC
8 175 (21.85%) MVC
9 151 (18.85%) Automated Testing
10 127 (15.86%) Test Scripting
11 116 (14.48%) Software Testing
12 112 (13.98%) Pair Programming
13 110 (13.73%) E-Commerce
13 110 (13.73%) Open Source
14 102 (12.73%) Automation Testing
15 98 (12.23%) OO
16 83 (10.36%) User Acceptance Testing
16 83 (10.36%) Manual Testing
17 82 (10.24%) Kanban
18 76 (9.49%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 652 (81.40%) C#
2 257 (32.08%) SQL
3 193 (24.09%) JavaScript
4 144 (17.98%) Java
5 61 (7.62%) Ruby
6 58 (7.24%) T-SQL
7 48 (5.99%) PowerShell
8 46 (5.74%) C++
9 33 (4.12%) TypeScript
10 27 (3.37%) Objective-C
11 24 (3.00%) Python
12 18 (2.25%) CoffeeScript
13 12 (1.50%) C
14 11 (1.37%) Perl
15 10 (1.25%) PL/SQL
16 9 (1.12%) F#
16 9 (1.12%) PHP
17 7 (0.87%) XPath
18 6 (0.75%) Groovy
19 5 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 72 (8.99%) Degree
2 64 (7.99%) ISEB
3 29 (3.62%) ISTQB
4 10 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (0.75%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.37%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.37%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.25%) HNC
8 2 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.12%) PMP
9 1 (0.12%) HND
9 1 (0.12%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.12%) MCPD
9 1 (0.12%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 337 (42.07%) QA
2 3 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (1.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.37%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 26 (3.25%) WMI
2 18 (2.25%) HP Quality Center
3 16 (2.00%) SCCM
4 14 (1.75%) Puppet
5 11 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (0.87%) logstash
6 7 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 7 (0.87%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 200 (24.97%) Microsoft
2 85 (10.61%) Oracle
3 28 (3.50%) Sitecore
4 26 (3.25%) Apple
5 17 (2.12%) SAP
5 17 (2.12%) TIBCO
6 15 (1.87%) IBM
7 14 (1.75%) Perforce
7 14 (1.75%) Red Gate
8 10 (1.25%) Solace
8 10 (1.25%) GoldenSource
9 7 (0.87%) Informatica
10 6 (0.75%) Google
10 6 (0.75%) Cloudera
11 5 (0.62%) Twitter
12 4 (0.50%) Splunk
12 4 (0.50%) OpenLink
13 3 (0.37%) RedDot
13 3 (0.37%) Ektron
13 3 (0.37%) Actian
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £110k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Industry leading benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £75,000 to £100,000 per annum + bonus (10%+) + shares + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus(10%),shares, pension, health
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum bonus (10-20%), Health, Pension etc.
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum + good bonus (10-20%) + health + pen
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
East London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £48000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + pension, holidays etc
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Accomplish Today Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £46500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Bonus (10%), Pension, Share Option
Posted: 2 days ago