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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpecFlow
Rank 519 702 761
Rank change year-on-year
+183 +59
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 431 211 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.41% 1.26% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 350 175 112
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
17888 16712 16008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.70% 15.10% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15013 14123 14009
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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
England +136 409 £50,000 -9.09% 50
London +48 236 £55,000 - 29
City of London +65 49 £55,000 - 12
South West +26 45 £35,250 +22.60% 2
East of England +13 37 £56,250 +2.27% 6
South East -1 35 £41,500 -20.95% 8
North West - 35 £40,000 - 5
Somerset - 25 £35,000 -
Cheshire - 21 £40,000 - 4
Hertfordshire 0 19 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Bristol +23 18 £75,000 -
Wilmslow - 16 £40,000 - 3
Surrey +22 15 £42,500 +16.43% 6
Watford - 15 £65,000 -
Yorkshire -40 14 £28,500 -16.17%
Manchester - 14 £33,500 - 1
Luton - 13 - - 1
Street - 13 £35,000 -
Bedfordshire - 13 - - 1
Taunton - 12 £32,500 -
Staines - 12 £52,500 - 3
Scotland +11 9 £40,000 -
Edinburgh +4 9 £40,000 -
Brighton - 9 £35,000 -
East Sussex - 9 £35,000 -
Stockport - 8 £32,500 - 1
Basingstoke +1 7 £41,500 -21.69%
Hampshire -15 7 £41,500 -21.69% 1
Leeds -26 7 - -
West Yorkshire -32 7 - -

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 724 (86.19%) C#
2 656 (78.10%) Agile Software Development
3 528 (62.86%) BDD
4 517 (61.55%) .NET
5 447 (53.21%) TDD
6 430 (51.19%) SQL Server
7 406 (48.33%) Selenium
8 347 (41.31%) Scrum
9 344 (40.95%) SQL
10 314 (37.38%) ASP.NET
10 314 (37.38%) NUnit
11 279 (33.21%) Continuous Integration
12 273 (32.50%) QA
13 268 (31.90%) MVC
14 233 (27.74%) WCF
14 233 (27.74%) ASP.NET MVC
15 231 (27.50%) Cucumber
16 226 (26.90%) Microsoft
17 224 (26.67%) HTML
18 219 (26.07%) OO
19 216 (25.71%) JavaScript
19 216 (25.71%) TeamCity
20 195 (23.21%) Web Services
21 193 (22.98%) jQuery
22 192 (22.86%) Team Foundation Server
23 190 (22.62%) E-Commerce
24 185 (22.02%) WebDriver
25 181 (21.55%) Ruby
26 164 (19.52%) Automated Testing
26 164 (19.52%) CSS

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 77 (9.17%) NServiceBus
2 55 (6.55%) IIS
3 11 (1.31%) CMS
3 11 (1.31%) Sitecore CMS
4 10 (1.19%) Node.js
5 5 (0.60%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.48%) MQSeries
6 4 (0.48%) Confluence
7 3 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.12%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 91 (10.83%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.31%) MS Office
3 8 (0.95%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 32 (3.81%) Endur
2 23 (2.74%) Sophis RISQUE
3 12 (1.43%) Towers Watson Igloo
4 3 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.36%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 82 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (1.90%) Rackspace Cloud
4 11 (1.31%) SaaS
5 5 (0.60%) OpenShift
6 3 (0.36%) GitHub
6 3 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.36%) Force.com
7 2 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 51 (6.07%) Internet
2 19 (2.26%) HTTP
3 1 (0.12%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 430 (51.19%) SQL Server
2 104 (12.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 58 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 42 (5.00%) Big Data
4 42 (5.00%) Hadoop
5 31 (3.69%) MySQL
6 29 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 28 (3.33%) Oracle Database
8 26 (3.10%) Relational Database
9 23 (2.74%) Oracle Database 12c
10 14 (1.67%) MongoDB
10 14 (1.67%) NoSQL
11 8 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.71%) SSDT
13 5 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (0.60%) CouchDB
13 5 (0.60%) Redis
14 3 (0.36%) Oracle Exadata
14 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 406 (48.33%) Selenium
2 314 (37.38%) NUnit
3 231 (27.50%) Cucumber
4 216 (25.71%) TeamCity
5 192 (22.86%) Team Foundation Server
6 185 (22.02%) WebDriver
7 155 (18.45%) Visual Studio
8 124 (14.76%) Jenkins
9 121 (14.40%) Rhino Mocks
10 96 (11.43%) Git (software)
11 95 (11.31%) FitNesse
12 84 (10.00%) Moq
13 72 (8.57%) CruiseControl
14 71 (8.45%) JIRA
15 69 (8.21%) Hudson
16 63 (7.50%) QuickTest Pro
17 52 (6.19%) Subversion
18 48 (5.71%) MSTest
19 47 (5.60%) Log4Net
20 39 (4.64%) JBehave
General
1 155 (18.45%) Finance
2 70 (8.33%) Retail
3 42 (5.00%) Games
3 42 (5.00%) Marketing
4 36 (4.29%) Banking
5 30 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 19 (2.26%) Back Office
7 16 (1.90%) Advertising
8 12 (1.43%) Investment Banking
9 10 (1.19%) Billing
10 8 (0.95%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.60%) Front Office
12 4 (0.48%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.48%) Electronics
13 3 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 407 (48.45%) Developer
2 181 (21.55%) Analyst
3 143 (17.02%) C# Developer
4 137 (16.31%) Test Analyst
5 117 (13.93%) .NET Developer
6 108 (12.86%) Senior Developer
7 87 (10.36%) Tester
8 83 (9.88%) C# .NET Developer
9 67 (7.98%) Senior .NET Developer
10 58 (6.90%) Automation Tester
11 53 (6.31%) Test Engineer
12 47 (5.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 45 (5.36%) Web Developer
14 44 (5.24%) QA Engineer
15 43 (5.12%) Software Developer
15 43 (5.12%) Automation Engineer
16 38 (4.52%) Agile C# Developer
16 38 (4.52%) Programmer
17 36 (4.29%) QA Analyst
18 32 (3.81%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 517 (61.55%) .NET
2 314 (37.38%) ASP.NET
3 233 (27.74%) WCF
3 233 (27.74%) ASP.NET MVC
4 224 (26.67%) HTML
5 195 (23.21%) Web Services
6 193 (22.98%) jQuery
7 164 (19.52%) CSS
8 159 (18.93%) NHibernate
9 134 (15.95%) .NET Framework
10 128 (15.24%) Gherkin
11 126 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 122 (14.52%) HTML5
13 120 (14.29%) SOAP
14 113 (13.45%) REST
15 110 (13.10%) MSMQ
16 104 (12.38%) Castle Windsor
17 97 (11.55%) RESTful
18 96 (11.43%) KnockoutJS
18 96 (11.43%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 70 (8.33%) Open Source
2 55 (6.55%) Mobile App
3 54 (6.43%) Computer Science
4 50 (5.95%) User Experience
5 48 (5.71%) Inversion of Control
6 37 (4.40%) Blog
7 30 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
8 24 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
9 22 (2.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 18 (2.14%) Fixed Income
11 15 (1.79%) N-Tier
11 15 (1.79%) Hedge funds
12 11 (1.31%) iPhone
13 9 (1.07%) Client/Server
14 8 (0.95%) Derivative
15 6 (0.71%) Management Information System
15 6 (0.71%) Mathematics
15 6 (0.71%) Clustering
15 6 (0.71%) Equities
15 6 (0.71%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 159 (18.93%) Windows
2 52 (6.19%) Linux
3 42 (5.00%) Android
4 35 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 19 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (0.95%) UNIX
7 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 656 (78.10%) Agile Software Development
2 528 (62.86%) BDD
3 447 (53.21%) TDD
4 347 (41.31%) Scrum
5 279 (33.21%) Continuous Integration
6 268 (31.90%) MVC
7 219 (26.07%) OO
8 190 (22.62%) E-Commerce
9 164 (19.52%) Automated Testing
10 158 (18.81%) Test Automation
11 102 (12.14%) Kanban
12 95 (11.31%) Test Scripting
13 94 (11.19%) Software Testing
14 91 (10.83%) OOA/OOD
15 88 (10.48%) Mentoring
16 81 (9.64%) Automation Testing
17 76 (9.05%) OOP
18 70 (8.33%) OOD
19 56 (6.67%) Test Management
20 54 (6.43%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 724 (86.19%) C#
2 344 (40.95%) SQL
3 216 (25.71%) JavaScript
4 181 (21.55%) Ruby
5 159 (18.93%) Java
6 67 (7.98%) PowerShell
7 62 (7.38%) Python
8 36 (4.29%) T-SQL
9 34 (4.05%) Perl
10 23 (2.74%) PL/SQL
10 23 (2.74%) C++
11 21 (2.50%) Objective-C
12 13 (1.55%) C
13 11 (1.31%) PHP
14 8 (0.95%) TypeScript
15 5 (0.60%) Bash Shell
16 4 (0.48%) Groovy
17 3 (0.36%) Scala
18 2 (0.24%) F#
18 2 (0.24%) XPath
Qualifications
1 89 (10.60%) Degree
2 50 (5.95%) ISEB
3 28 (3.33%) ISTQB
4 13 (1.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (0.83%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 7 (0.83%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 7 (0.83%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 6 (0.71%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (0.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 273 (32.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (0.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 65 (7.74%) HP Quality Center
2 29 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (2.50%) logstash
4 9 (1.07%) Puppet
5 8 (0.95%) Vagrant
6 5 (0.60%) Nagios
6 5 (0.60%) ZABBIX
6 5 (0.60%) Zenoss
6 5 (0.60%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.12%) StatsD
Vendors
1 226 (26.90%) Microsoft
2 55 (6.55%) Oracle
3 41 (4.88%) HP
4 32 (3.81%) OpenLink
5 25 (2.98%) Salesforce.com
6 22 (2.62%) Cerillion
7 14 (1.67%) Twitter
8 13 (1.55%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.48%) DevExpress
9 4 (0.48%) Google
9 4 (0.48%) Infragistics
10 3 (0.36%) SAP
10 3 (0.36%) Splunk
11 2 (0.24%) Endeca
12 1 (0.12%) Capita
12 1 (0.12%) Cognizant
12 1 (0.12%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.12%) New Relic
12 1 (0.12%) Red Gate
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 to £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k (multiple roles) + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 5000
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £0
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Roc Search
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vadis People
Salary: c£32,000 - £36,000 + Ex Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 30% bonus, pension, many more
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 30% bonus, pension, many more
Posted: 6 days ago