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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SpecFlow
Rank 561 581 633
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +52
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 360 340 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.07% 1.87% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 281 278 246
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
17377 18136 16257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.15% 16.20% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14595 14832 13860
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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 March 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 March 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 +26 343 £50,000 -9.09% 60
London -36 176 £60,000 +9.09% 43
North West +44 47 £40,000 - 4
City of London +5 44 £57,500 +12.19% 17
Manchester +40 43 £40,000 - 4
East of England +48 41 £45,000 +9.75% 5
South East +1 33 £40,000 -5.88% 7
South West -6 24 £35,000 - 1
Yorkshire 0 17 £40,000 +17.64%
Hertfordshire +16 16 £52,500 +28.04% 1
East Sussex -11 15 £40,000 -
Brighton -12 14 £40,000 -
Somerset +14 13 £35,000 -
Street +2 13 £35,000 -
St Albans - 12 £50,000 -
Stockport - 12 £36,500 - 1
Bedfordshire +27 10 - -
Luton +10 10 - -
Bristol -1 10 £55,000 -
Scotland +23 9 £34,500 +6.15% 1
Berkshire +5 8 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Essex +5 7 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Docklands, London +5 7 - -
Leeds +1 7 £55,000 +61.76%
West Yorkshire -9 7 £55,000 +61.76%
Cambridge - 7 £42,500 - 2
Chelmsford - 7 £42,500 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 7 £42,500 - 2
North Yorkshire +24 6 £35,000 +22.80%
Wokingham - 6 £45,000 - 2

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 604 (80.53%) C#
2 571 (76.13%) Agile Software Development
3 490 (65.33%) .NET
4 478 (63.73%) BDD
5 395 (52.67%) TDD
6 370 (49.33%) SQL Server
7 348 (46.40%) Selenium
8 303 (40.40%) SQL
9 299 (39.87%) NUnit
10 282 (37.60%) Scrum
11 270 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
12 251 (33.47%) QA
13 250 (33.33%) MVC
14 249 (33.20%) HTML
15 242 (32.27%) ASP.NET
16 218 (29.07%) JavaScript
17 196 (26.13%) Cucumber
18 194 (25.87%) WebDriver
19 191 (25.47%) TeamCity
20 182 (24.27%) jQuery
20 182 (24.27%) HTML5
21 181 (24.13%) Windows
21 181 (24.13%) Microsoft
22 175 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
23 168 (22.40%) Web Services
24 166 (22.13%) Java
25 165 (22.00%) Automated Testing
26 154 (20.53%) NHibernate
27 149 (19.87%) OO
27 149 (19.87%) Finance

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (13.60%) IIS
2 57 (7.60%) NServiceBus
3 24 (3.20%) CMS
4 19 (2.53%) Sitecore CMS
5 17 (2.27%) SharePoint
5 17 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
6 15 (2.00%) Node.js
7 14 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (1.87%) WebSphere
8 13 (1.73%) SharePoint 2010
9 11 (1.47%) Apache Solr
10 10 (1.33%) Confluence
10 10 (1.33%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.40%) Apache
12 1 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 92 (12.27%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.67%) Mingle
3 3 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (2.13%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 15 (2.00%) Sophis RISQUE
3 6 (0.80%) Endur
4 3 (0.40%) Summit
5 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 50 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (2.67%) Rackspace Cloud
4 14 (1.87%) SaaS
5 7 (0.93%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.27%) ElastiCache
6 2 (0.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.13%) GitHub
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.53%) HTTP
1 19 (2.53%) Internet
2 3 (0.40%) SMTP
3 1 (0.13%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 370 (49.33%) SQL Server
2 75 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 53 (7.07%) SQL Server 2012
4 51 (6.80%) SQL Server 2005
5 39 (5.20%) Big Data
6 28 (3.73%) Hadoop
7 27 (3.60%) MySQL
8 22 (2.93%) Oracle Database
9 21 (2.80%) Relational Database
10 19 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 19 (2.53%) NoSQL
11 15 (2.00%) MongoDB
12 14 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (1.87%) Oracle Database 12c
13 7 (0.93%) Couchbase
13 7 (0.93%) Redis
14 6 (0.80%) SSDT
15 5 (0.67%) MarkLogic
15 5 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 3 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 348 (46.40%) Selenium
2 299 (39.87%) NUnit
3 196 (26.13%) Cucumber
4 194 (25.87%) WebDriver
5 191 (25.47%) TeamCity
6 144 (19.20%) Visual Studio
7 123 (16.40%) Jenkins
8 106 (14.13%) Moq
8 106 (14.13%) Team Foundation Server
9 97 (12.93%) FitNesse
10 91 (12.13%) Git (software)
11 69 (9.20%) Rhino Mocks
12 63 (8.40%) Hudson
13 53 (7.07%) SoapUI
14 46 (6.13%) ReSharper
15 43 (5.73%) QuickTest Pro
15 43 (5.73%) JIRA
16 42 (5.60%) JUnit
17 41 (5.47%) CruiseControl
17 41 (5.47%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 149 (19.87%) Finance
2 87 (11.60%) Retail
3 63 (8.40%) Banking
4 50 (6.67%) Back Office
5 24 (3.20%) Investment Banking
6 22 (2.93%) Games
7 20 (2.67%) Telecoms
8 18 (2.40%) Advertising
9 12 (1.60%) Pharmaceutical
10 10 (1.33%) Marketing
11 6 (0.80%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.67%) Publishing
13 3 (0.40%) Law
13 3 (0.40%) Front Office
13 3 (0.40%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 360 (48.00%) Developer
2 153 (20.40%) Analyst
3 120 (16.00%) .NET Developer
4 112 (14.93%) Test Analyst
5 98 (13.07%) Tester
6 92 (12.27%) C# Developer
7 85 (11.33%) Senior Developer
8 54 (7.20%) C# .NET Developer
9 52 (6.93%) Senior .NET Developer
10 44 (5.87%) Automation Tester
11 42 (5.60%) Web Developer
11 42 (5.60%) Software Engineer
12 35 (4.67%) Software Developer
13 31 (4.13%) Programmer
13 31 (4.13%) Lead Developer
14 29 (3.87%) Analyst Programmer
15 27 (3.60%) Applications Developer
15 27 (3.60%) Senior C# Developer
16 26 (3.47%) Web Applications Developer
17 25 (3.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 490 (65.33%) .NET
2 249 (33.20%) HTML
3 242 (32.27%) ASP.NET
4 182 (24.27%) jQuery
4 182 (24.27%) HTML5
5 175 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 168 (22.40%) Web Services
7 154 (20.53%) NHibernate
8 146 (19.47%) CSS
9 138 (18.40%) WCF
10 113 (15.07%) KnockoutJS
10 113 (15.07%) ASP.NET Web API
11 108 (14.40%) AngularJS
12 107 (14.27%) .NET Framework
13 93 (12.40%) Castle Windsor
14 89 (11.87%) Gherkin
15 86 (11.47%) MSMQ
16 85 (11.33%) REST
17 64 (8.53%) CSS3
18 58 (7.73%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 95 (12.67%) Open Source
2 78 (10.40%) Mobile App
3 53 (7.07%) Inversion of Control
4 50 (6.67%) Blog
5 34 (4.53%) Hedge funds
5 34 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
6 29 (3.87%) User Experience
7 25 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
8 22 (2.93%) Computer Science
9 21 (2.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 20 (2.67%) Fixed Income
11 19 (2.53%) N-Tier
11 19 (2.53%) Replication
12 10 (1.33%) SWIFT
13 6 (0.80%) Clustering
13 6 (0.80%) Mathematics
14 5 (0.67%) Management Information System
14 5 (0.67%) Client/Server
15 4 (0.53%) Derivative
15 4 (0.53%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 181 (24.13%) Windows
2 55 (7.33%) Linux
3 37 (4.93%) Apple iOS
4 28 (3.73%) Android
5 17 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (2.27%) UNIX
6 4 (0.53%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.53%) Windows 8
6 4 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.53%) Windows XP
6 4 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.53%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 571 (76.13%) Agile Software Development
2 478 (63.73%) BDD
3 395 (52.67%) TDD
4 282 (37.60%) Scrum
5 270 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
6 250 (33.33%) MVC
7 165 (22.00%) Automated Testing
8 149 (19.87%) OO
9 143 (19.07%) Test Automation
10 138 (18.40%) E-Commerce
11 95 (12.67%) Test Scripting
12 93 (12.40%) Automation Testing
13 76 (10.13%) Kanban
14 75 (10.00%) Software Testing
15 73 (9.73%) Pair Programming
16 72 (9.60%) Mentoring
17 60 (8.00%) Mobile Application Development
17 60 (8.00%) Unit Testing
18 53 (7.07%) Waterfall
19 50 (6.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 604 (80.53%) C#
2 303 (40.40%) SQL
3 218 (29.07%) JavaScript
4 166 (22.13%) Java
5 118 (15.73%) Ruby
6 56 (7.47%) PowerShell
7 44 (5.87%) T-SQL
8 27 (3.60%) Perl
9 25 (3.33%) PL/SQL
10 24 (3.20%) Python
11 20 (2.67%) C++
12 15 (2.00%) VB.NET
13 14 (1.87%) Objective-C
14 13 (1.73%) TypeScript
15 12 (1.60%) Groovy
16 11 (1.47%) VB
17 8 (1.07%) XPath
18 7 (0.93%) VBScript
19 5 (0.67%) F#
20 4 (0.53%) C
Qualifications
1 76 (10.13%) ISEB
1 76 (10.13%) Degree
2 30 (4.00%) ISTQB
3 17 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 10 (1.33%) PMP
4 10 (1.33%) PMI Certification
5 8 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 5 (0.67%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 5 (0.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 4 (0.53%) MCP
7 4 (0.53%) HND
7 4 (0.53%) MCPD
8 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 251 (33.47%) QA
2 3 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (1.60%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.67%) Docker
3 3 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 33 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (1.60%) logstash
2 12 (1.60%) Puppet
3 10 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (0.80%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.27%) Graphite
Vendors
1 181 (24.13%) Microsoft
2 101 (13.47%) Oracle
3 37 (4.93%) Sitecore
4 28 (3.73%) Google
5 21 (2.80%) IBM
6 13 (1.73%) Cerillion
6 13 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (1.60%) Apple
8 11 (1.47%) SAP
9 10 (1.33%) HP
10 8 (1.07%) TIBCO
11 7 (0.93%) SolarWinds
11 7 (0.93%) AppDynamics
12 6 (0.80%) Informatica
13 5 (0.67%) OpenLink
14 4 (0.53%) Infragistics
14 4 (0.53%) TOWER Software
14 4 (0.53%) Hitachi
14 4 (0.53%) Atlassian
14 4 (0.53%) DevExpress
Central London / West End
AB Recruit
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum upto £50k plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Quindell Resourcing Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + good bonus (10-20%) + health + pen
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Crew
Salary: £44000 - £56650 per annum + Exceptional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Vadis People
Salary: circ £40,000 - £50,000 + Ex Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum healthcare, pension, flexible benefi
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago