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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SpecFlow
Rank 539 599 648
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +49
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 396 353 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.30% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.20% 1.86% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 321 303 234
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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
18038 19006 16369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.26% 16.01% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 15148 15702 13926
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 April 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 April 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 +49 379 £47,500 -13.63% 67
London -24 208 £57,500 - 37
City of London +34 58 £54,000 -6.08% 15
East of England +61 43 £45,000 +4.65% 2
South East +32 40 £45,000 +9.75% 6
North West +31 40 £38,000 -13.14% 11
Manchester +32 38 £38,000 -13.14% 10
Yorkshire +13 19 £40,000 +17.64% 2
South West -14 19 £35,000 - 3
Berkshire +10 17 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Essex +14 13 £45,000 +20.00%
Cambridgeshire - 13 £45,000 - 1
Cambridge - 13 £45,000 -
Chelmsford - 13 £45,000 -
Somerset +17 12 £35,000 - 1
Stockport - 12 £37,000 - 2
Scotland +29 11 £30,000 - 1
North Yorkshire +27 9 £40,000 +40.35% 2
Street +1 9 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire 0 9 £50,000 +6.38% 1
Hampshire -1 9 £56,250 +40.62% 3
St Albans -7 9 £50,000 +6.38% 1
Wokingham - 9 £45,000 -
Brighton -9 8 £38,500 -3.75%
East Sussex -14 8 £38,500 -3.75%
Glasgow - 8 - -
Bedfordshire +36 7 - -
Luton +8 7 - -
Ealing - 7 £60,000 -
Reading +6 6 £46,250 +8.82% 1

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 616 (79.69%) C#
2 583 (75.42%) Agile Software Development
3 523 (67.66%) .NET
4 488 (63.13%) BDD
5 390 (50.45%) TDD
6 376 (48.64%) SQL Server
7 368 (47.61%) Selenium
8 298 (38.55%) NUnit
9 288 (37.26%) SQL
10 274 (35.45%) Scrum
11 267 (34.54%) MVC
11 267 (34.54%) Continuous Integration
12 266 (34.41%) HTML
13 256 (33.12%) QA
14 253 (32.73%) ASP.NET
15 243 (31.44%) JavaScript
16 204 (26.39%) Cucumber
17 201 (26.00%) HTML5
18 197 (25.49%) WebDriver
19 188 (24.32%) Microsoft
20 179 (23.16%) Windows
20 179 (23.16%) jQuery
20 179 (23.16%) ASP.NET MVC
21 177 (22.90%) Web Services
22 172 (22.25%) TeamCity
23 170 (21.99%) Java
24 163 (21.09%) Automated Testing
25 160 (20.70%) Finance
26 157 (20.31%) Test Automation
27 153 (19.79%) NHibernate

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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
1 102 (13.20%) IIS
2 48 (6.21%) NServiceBus
3 29 (3.75%) SharePoint 2013
3 29 (3.75%) SharePoint
4 25 (3.23%) CMS
4 25 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 20 (2.59%) Sitecore CMS
6 16 (2.07%) WebSphere
7 14 (1.81%) Apache Solr
8 13 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
8 13 (1.68%) Tomcat
9 12 (1.55%) Node.js
10 10 (1.29%) Confluence
11 3 (0.39%) Apache
12 2 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 101 (13.07%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.52%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.26%) Mingle
4 1 (0.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (1.55%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 10 (1.29%) Sophis RISQUE
3 5 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.13%) Endur
5 1 (0.13%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 56 (7.24%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (2.33%) SaaS
3 18 (2.33%) Rackspace Cloud
4 4 (0.52%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.07%) HTTP
2 15 (1.94%) Internet
3 4 (0.52%) SMTP
4 2 (0.26%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 376 (48.64%) SQL Server
2 60 (7.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 55 (7.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 47 (6.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 36 (4.66%) Big Data
6 28 (3.62%) MySQL
7 25 (3.23%) Hadoop
8 23 (2.98%) Relational Database
9 20 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 19 (2.46%) NoSQL
11 18 (2.33%) MongoDB
12 17 (2.20%) Oracle Database
13 12 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (1.42%) Oracle Database 12c
15 9 (1.16%) Redis
16 6 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 6 (0.78%) Couchbase
17 5 (0.65%) MarkLogic
17 5 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
18 4 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 368 (47.61%) Selenium
2 298 (38.55%) NUnit
3 204 (26.39%) Cucumber
4 197 (25.49%) WebDriver
5 172 (22.25%) TeamCity
6 134 (17.34%) Visual Studio
7 125 (16.17%) Jenkins
8 112 (14.49%) Moq
9 102 (13.20%) FitNesse
10 97 (12.55%) Team Foundation Server
11 91 (11.77%) Git (software)
12 63 (8.15%) Rhino Mocks
12 63 (8.15%) SoapUI
13 57 (7.37%) Hudson
14 49 (6.34%) Octopus Deploy
15 47 (6.08%) ReSharper
16 44 (5.69%) JIRA
17 42 (5.43%) JUnit
18 40 (5.17%) QuickTest Pro
18 40 (5.17%) Calabash
General
1 160 (20.70%) Finance
2 90 (11.64%) Retail
3 60 (7.76%) Banking
4 58 (7.50%) Back Office
5 23 (2.98%) Investment Banking
6 18 (2.33%) Games
7 16 (2.07%) Advertising
8 14 (1.81%) Telecoms
9 13 (1.68%) Marketing
10 12 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (1.16%) Manufacturing
12 8 (1.03%) Law
12 8 (1.03%) Front Office
13 5 (0.65%) Electronics
13 5 (0.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 374 (48.38%) Developer
2 160 (20.70%) Analyst
3 129 (16.69%) .NET Developer
4 115 (14.88%) Test Analyst
5 99 (12.81%) Tester
6 97 (12.55%) Senior Developer
7 87 (11.25%) C# Developer
8 51 (6.60%) C# .NET Developer
9 50 (6.47%) Software Engineer
9 50 (6.47%) Senior .NET Developer
10 40 (5.17%) Automation Tester
11 38 (4.92%) Web Developer
12 37 (4.79%) Software Developer
13 30 (3.88%) Lead Developer
14 29 (3.75%) QA Engineer
15 26 (3.36%) Programmer
16 25 (3.23%) Automation Analyst
17 24 (3.10%) Automation Engineer
17 24 (3.10%) Analyst Programmer
17 24 (3.10%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 523 (67.66%) .NET
2 266 (34.41%) HTML
3 253 (32.73%) ASP.NET
4 201 (26.00%) HTML5
5 179 (23.16%) jQuery
5 179 (23.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 177 (22.90%) Web Services
7 153 (19.79%) NHibernate
8 152 (19.66%) CSS
9 129 (16.69%) ASP.NET Web API
10 121 (15.65%) .NET Framework
11 120 (15.52%) WCF
12 119 (15.39%) AngularJS
13 104 (13.45%) KnockoutJS
14 89 (11.51%) Gherkin
15 86 (11.13%) REST
16 83 (10.74%) MSMQ
17 81 (10.48%) Castle Windsor
18 69 (8.93%) Entity Framework
19 58 (7.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 101 (13.07%) Open Source
2 86 (11.13%) Mobile App
3 59 (7.63%) Blog
4 47 (6.08%) Inversion of Control
5 40 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
6 33 (4.27%) User Experience
7 30 (3.88%) Hedge funds
8 26 (3.36%) Replication
9 22 (2.85%) N-Tier
10 21 (2.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 20 (2.59%) Fixed Income
11 20 (2.59%) Computer Science
11 20 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (1.68%) SWIFT
13 12 (1.55%) Private Cloud
14 9 (1.16%) Client/Server
15 8 (1.03%) Equities
15 8 (1.03%) Derivative
16 6 (0.78%) Mathematics
17 5 (0.65%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 179 (23.16%) Windows
2 40 (5.17%) Linux
3 37 (4.79%) Apple iOS
4 28 (3.62%) Android
5 22 (2.85%) UNIX
6 11 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (0.91%) Windows 7
8 7 (0.91%) Windows 8
8 7 (0.91%) Windows XP
8 7 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (0.91%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 583 (75.42%) Agile Software Development
2 488 (63.13%) BDD
3 390 (50.45%) TDD
4 274 (35.45%) Scrum
5 267 (34.54%) MVC
5 267 (34.54%) Continuous Integration
6 163 (21.09%) Automated Testing
7 157 (20.31%) Test Automation
8 147 (19.02%) OO
9 135 (17.46%) E-Commerce
10 104 (13.45%) Test Scripting
11 87 (11.25%) Automation Testing
11 87 (11.25%) Software Testing
12 84 (10.87%) Pair Programming
13 83 (10.74%) Mentoring
14 81 (10.48%) Unit Testing
15 73 (9.44%) Kanban
16 62 (8.02%) Mobile Application Development
17 60 (7.76%) Waterfall
17 60 (7.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 616 (79.69%) C#
2 288 (37.26%) SQL
3 243 (31.44%) JavaScript
4 170 (21.99%) Java
5 108 (13.97%) Ruby
6 60 (7.76%) PowerShell
7 44 (5.69%) T-SQL
8 27 (3.49%) Perl
9 25 (3.23%) PL/SQL
10 23 (2.98%) Python
11 19 (2.46%) TypeScript
12 17 (2.20%) C++
13 16 (2.07%) VB.NET
14 14 (1.81%) Groovy
15 12 (1.55%) VB
15 12 (1.55%) Objective-C
16 8 (1.03%) XPath
16 8 (1.03%) C
16 8 (1.03%) VBScript
17 6 (0.78%) F#
Qualifications
1 89 (11.51%) Degree
2 82 (10.61%) ISEB
3 27 (3.49%) ISTQB
4 16 (2.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (1.29%) PMP
5 10 (1.29%) PMI Certification
6 8 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.52%) MCP
7 4 (0.52%) HND
7 4 (0.52%) MCPD
8 2 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.26%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 2 (0.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (0.26%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.26%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 256 (33.12%) QA
2 4 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (1.55%) Hyper-V
2 4 (0.52%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 32 (4.14%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (1.55%) logstash
3 7 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.91%) Puppet
4 4 (0.52%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.26%) Graphite
Vendors
1 188 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 106 (13.71%) Oracle
3 50 (6.47%) Sitecore
4 28 (3.62%) Google
5 26 (3.36%) IBM
6 14 (1.81%) SAP
7 12 (1.55%) Apple
8 11 (1.42%) TIBCO
9 9 (1.16%) Informatica
10 7 (0.91%) SolarWinds
10 7 (0.91%) AppDynamics
10 7 (0.91%) Solace
11 6 (0.78%) HP
12 4 (0.52%) Hitachi
12 4 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.52%) TOWER Software
12 4 (0.52%) Atlassian
12 4 (0.52%) Cerillion
13 3 (0.39%) ION Trading
14 2 (0.26%) RedDot
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FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + Pension
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Reed Professional Services
Salary: £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Harrogate, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Posted: 20 hours 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
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Crew
Salary: £44000 - £56650 per annum + Exceptional benefits
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus (10-20%), Health, Pension, S
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum (DOE - possibly more) + bonus + shar
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St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus(10%),shares, pension, health
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + good bonus (10-20%) + health + pen
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Industry leading benefits package
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