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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpecFlow
Rank 546 660 712
Rank change year-on-year
+114 +52
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 391 238 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.19% 1.42% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 313 191 162
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,150 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
17829 16807 17402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.92% 15.35% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15072 14009 15309
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 £40,000

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +104 374 £51,250 -2.38% 44
London +53 219 £55,000 - 24
City of London +68 53 £55,000 +4.76% 12
North West - 40 £40,000 - 3
South West - 34 £36,500 - 4
East of England +7 31 £55,000 +4.76% 5
South East +23 28 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Hertfordshire +3 24 £55,000 - 3
Yorkshire -29 20 £45,000 +32.35% 6
Cheshire - 20 £40,750 - 1
Manchester - 20 £35,500 - 2
Somerset - 18 £35,000 -
Leeds -12 17 £50,000 +47.05% 6
West Yorkshire -22 17 £50,000 +47.05% 6
Bristol - 14 £75,000 - 3
Wilmslow - 14 £40,000 - 1
Street - 13 £35,000 -
Watford - 13 £55,000 - 1
Surrey - 11 £42,500 - 1
Stockport - 10 £33,500 -
East Sussex -2 9 £40,000 -
Brighton -1 8 £40,000 -
Staines - 8 £40,000 -
Basingstoke +1 6 £41,500 -23.14%
Hampshire -28 6 £41,500 -23.14%
Docklands, London - 6 - -
Taunton - 5 £36,500 -
Warrington - 5 £45,500 -
Scotland +7 4 £40,000 -
Edinburgh 0 4 £40,000 -

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 707 (84.17%) C#
2 661 (78.69%) Agile Software Development
3 545 (64.88%) BDD
4 510 (60.71%) .NET
5 436 (51.90%) TDD
6 423 (50.36%) Selenium
7 418 (49.76%) SQL Server
8 349 (41.55%) SQL
9 342 (40.71%) Scrum
10 325 (38.69%) NUnit
11 286 (34.05%) ASP.NET
12 277 (32.98%) QA
13 274 (32.62%) Continuous Integration
14 245 (29.17%) MVC
14 245 (29.17%) Cucumber
15 228 (27.14%) HTML
16 226 (26.90%) Microsoft
17 221 (26.31%) TeamCity
18 216 (25.71%) OO
19 210 (25.00%) WCF
20 208 (24.76%) ASP.NET MVC
21 201 (23.93%) Web Services
22 200 (23.81%) JavaScript
23 194 (23.10%) WebDriver
24 191 (22.74%) Team Foundation Server
25 181 (21.55%) Ruby
26 180 (21.43%) E-Commerce
27 177 (21.07%) Automated Testing
28 175 (20.83%) Test Automation
29 171 (20.36%) jQuery

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 83 (9.88%) NServiceBus
2 67 (7.98%) IIS
3 12 (1.43%) Node.js
4 11 (1.31%) CMS
4 11 (1.31%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (0.83%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.48%) Confluence
6 4 (0.48%) MQSeries
6 4 (0.48%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.12%) Apache
8 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 88 (10.48%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.95%) Mingle
3 7 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 32 (3.81%) Endur
2 25 (2.98%) Sophis RISQUE
3 16 (1.90%) Towers Watson Igloo
4 3 (0.36%) Summit
5 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 75 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (1.90%) Rackspace Cloud
4 11 (1.31%) SaaS
5 5 (0.60%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.12%) ElastiCache
6 1 (0.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.12%) GitHub
6 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 44 (5.24%) Internet
2 22 (2.62%) HTTP
3 1 (0.12%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 418 (49.76%) SQL Server
2 104 (12.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 53 (6.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 51 (6.07%) Big Data
5 43 (5.12%) Hadoop
6 37 (4.40%) MySQL
7 32 (3.81%) SQL Server 2005
8 29 (3.45%) Oracle Database
9 23 (2.74%) Oracle Database 12c
10 21 (2.50%) Relational Database
11 18 (2.14%) NoSQL
12 10 (1.19%) MongoDB
13 9 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.71%) SSDT
15 5 (0.60%) Redis
16 4 (0.48%) Oracle Exadata
16 4 (0.48%) CouchDB
16 4 (0.48%) Couchbase
17 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 423 (50.36%) Selenium
2 325 (38.69%) NUnit
3 245 (29.17%) Cucumber
4 221 (26.31%) TeamCity
5 194 (23.10%) WebDriver
6 191 (22.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 157 (18.69%) Visual Studio
8 131 (15.60%) Jenkins
9 108 (12.86%) FitNesse
10 103 (12.26%) Rhino Mocks
11 91 (10.83%) Moq
11 91 (10.83%) Git (software)
12 73 (8.69%) Hudson
13 71 (8.45%) CruiseControl
14 67 (7.98%) QuickTest Pro
15 63 (7.50%) JIRA
16 44 (5.24%) JBehave
17 41 (4.88%) Subversion
18 40 (4.76%) Log4Net
19 39 (4.64%) Calabash
General
1 168 (20.00%) Finance
2 87 (10.36%) Retail
3 49 (5.83%) Banking
4 42 (5.00%) Games
5 39 (4.64%) Marketing
6 30 (3.57%) Back Office
7 27 (3.21%) Telecoms
8 23 (2.74%) Investment Banking
9 19 (2.26%) Advertising
10 8 (0.95%) Billing
10 8 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.83%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.60%) Publishing
13 4 (0.48%) Front Office
14 3 (0.36%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.36%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 395 (47.02%) Developer
2 189 (22.50%) Analyst
3 138 (16.43%) Test Analyst
4 136 (16.19%) C# Developer
5 110 (13.10%) .NET Developer
6 99 (11.79%) Senior Developer
7 94 (11.19%) Tester
8 74 (8.81%) C# .NET Developer
9 64 (7.62%) Senior .NET Developer
10 59 (7.02%) Automation Tester
11 46 (5.48%) Programmer
11 46 (5.48%) Test Engineer
12 42 (5.00%) Web Developer
13 41 (4.88%) Automation Engineer
14 40 (4.76%) Analyst Programmer
15 38 (4.52%) QA Engineer
15 38 (4.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 37 (4.40%) QA Analyst
16 37 (4.40%) Software Developer
17 36 (4.29%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 510 (60.71%) .NET
2 286 (34.05%) ASP.NET
3 228 (27.14%) HTML
4 210 (25.00%) WCF
5 208 (24.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 201 (23.93%) Web Services
7 171 (20.36%) jQuery
8 157 (18.69%) CSS
9 155 (18.45%) NHibernate
10 136 (16.19%) Gherkin
11 134 (15.95%) HTML5
12 114 (13.57%) MSMQ
12 114 (13.57%) ASP.NET Web API
13 113 (13.45%) SOAP
14 107 (12.74%) REST
15 106 (12.62%) .NET Framework
16 103 (12.26%) Castle Windsor
17 97 (11.55%) RESTful
18 95 (11.31%) KnockoutJS
18 95 (11.31%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 77 (9.17%) Open Source
2 64 (7.62%) Mobile App
3 48 (5.71%) User Experience
3 48 (5.71%) Inversion of Control
3 48 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 40 (4.76%) Blog
5 37 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (3.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 25 (2.98%) Hedge funds
8 22 (2.62%) Fixed Income
9 21 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (1.67%) N-Tier
11 10 (1.19%) iPhone
12 9 (1.07%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.71%) Clustering
13 6 (0.71%) Equities
13 6 (0.71%) Management Information System
13 6 (0.71%) Derivative
13 6 (0.71%) iPad
13 6 (0.71%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 167 (19.88%) Windows
2 58 (6.90%) Linux
3 40 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 39 (4.64%) Android
5 17 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (1.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 661 (78.69%) Agile Software Development
2 545 (64.88%) BDD
3 436 (51.90%) TDD
4 342 (40.71%) Scrum
5 274 (32.62%) Continuous Integration
6 245 (29.17%) MVC
7 216 (25.71%) OO
8 180 (21.43%) E-Commerce
9 177 (21.07%) Automated Testing
10 175 (20.83%) Test Automation
11 104 (12.38%) Software Testing
12 102 (12.14%) Test Scripting
13 97 (11.55%) Kanban
14 89 (10.60%) Mentoring
15 81 (9.64%) Automation Testing
16 80 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
17 74 (8.81%) OOD
17 74 (8.81%) OOP
18 57 (6.79%) Mobile Application Development
19 55 (6.55%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 707 (84.17%) C#
2 349 (41.55%) SQL
3 200 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 181 (21.55%) Ruby
5 167 (19.88%) Java
6 69 (8.21%) PowerShell
7 63 (7.50%) Python
8 39 (4.64%) Perl
9 28 (3.33%) T-SQL
10 27 (3.21%) PL/SQL
11 23 (2.74%) C++
12 20 (2.38%) Objective-C
13 13 (1.55%) C
14 8 (0.95%) VB.NET
15 7 (0.83%) Groovy
16 6 (0.71%) PHP
17 5 (0.60%) Bash Shell
18 3 (0.36%) Scala
18 3 (0.36%) TypeScript
18 3 (0.36%) XPath
Qualifications
1 84 (10.00%) Degree
2 61 (7.26%) ISEB
3 26 (3.10%) 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 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 277 (32.98%) QA
System Software
1 8 (0.95%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 60 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
2 31 (3.69%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (2.26%) logstash
4 10 (1.19%) Puppet
4 10 (1.19%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.36%) Nagios
5 3 (0.36%) ZABBIX
5 3 (0.36%) Zenoss
5 3 (0.36%) Graphite
5 3 (0.36%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.12%) StatsD
Vendors
1 226 (26.90%) Microsoft
2 73 (8.69%) Oracle
3 38 (4.52%) HP
4 32 (3.81%) OpenLink
5 17 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (2.02%) Cerillion
6 14 (1.67%) Sitecore
7 13 (1.55%) Twitter
8 10 (1.19%) Google
9 8 (0.95%) Apple
10 7 (0.83%) IBM
11 4 (0.48%) DevExpress
11 4 (0.48%) Infragistics
12 3 (0.36%) SAP
12 3 (0.36%) Splunk
13 2 (0.24%) ION Trading
13 2 (0.24%) Endeca
14 1 (0.12%) Red Gate
14 1 (0.12%) Capita
14 1 (0.12%) Cognizant
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus (10%), Pension, Share Option
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
EasyRoommate
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Moonpig.com
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 17 days ago