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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpecFlow
Rank 539 655 805
Rank change year-on-year
+116 +150
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 409 215 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.20% 0.081%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.17% 1.32% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 342 170 82
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%

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
18882 16349 16966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.12% 15.25% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15678 13933 14673
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 August 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 August 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 +122 391 £50,000 -9.09% 48
London +40 246 £55,000 - 29
City of London +7 52 £56,000 +6.66% 10
Yorkshire -41 37 £34,500 +1.47% 3
South East +9 35 £40,000 -25.92% 3
North West +11 28 £40,250 -26.81% 2
West Yorkshire -30 28 £37,500 +10.29% 2
East of England +5 24 £47,500 +11.76% 5
Leeds -45 23 £35,000 +2.94% 2
South West -5 22 £44,000 - 6
Somerset - 15 £35,000 - 4
Hertfordshire +1 13 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Manchester +8 12 £40,000 -27.27% 2
Street - 12 £35,000 -
Wilmslow - 11 £40,000 -
Cheshire - 11 £40,000 -
Surrey +2 10 £30,000 -61.29% 1
Dagenham - 9 £50,000 - 1
Guildford - 9 £30,000 - 1
Hampshire -2 8 £60,625 +12.26% 1
East Sussex -18 8 £41,250 +17.85% 1
Brighton -21 8 £41,250 +17.85% 1
Edinburgh - 8 £39,250 -
Rochdale - 8 £40,000 -
York - 8 £28,500 - 1
North Yorkshire - 8 £28,500 - 1
Scotland - 8 £39,250 -
Basingstoke -2 7 £60,625 +12.26% 1
Bristol -9 7 £70,000 - 2
Watford - 7 £55,000 -

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 670 (88.51%) C#
2 554 (73.18%) .NET
3 448 (59.18%) BDD
4 444 (58.65%) TDD
5 404 (53.37%) SQL Server
6 357 (47.16%) ASP.NET
7 324 (42.80%) Selenium
8 316 (41.74%) MVC
8 316 (41.74%) Scrum
9 298 (39.37%) SQL
10 287 (37.91%) Agile Software Development
11 276 (36.46%) ASP.NET MVC
12 255 (33.69%) WCF
13 253 (33.42%) NUnit
14 246 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
15 234 (30.91%) Cucumber
16 231 (30.52%) JavaScript
17 230 (30.38%) jQuery
18 229 (30.25%) HTML
19 226 (29.85%) QA
20 208 (27.48%) OO
21 207 (27.34%) Microsoft
22 189 (24.97%) E-Commerce
23 187 (24.70%) TeamCity
24 184 (24.31%) .NET Framework
25 183 (24.17%) Web Services
26 179 (23.65%) CSS
27 153 (20.21%) NHibernate
28 146 (19.29%) Ruby
29 137 (18.10%) Visual Studio

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 47 (6.21%) NServiceBus
2 46 (6.08%) IIS
3 27 (3.57%) CMS
4 12 (1.59%) Apache Solr
5 8 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (0.92%) Node.js
6 7 (0.92%) SharePoint
7 5 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.40%) MQSeries
8 3 (0.40%) Confluence
9 1 (0.13%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.13%) SAS
9 1 (0.13%) Apache
9 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 100 (13.21%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.25%) MS Office
3 1 (0.13%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 11 (1.45%) Endur
2 7 (0.92%) Sophis RISQUE
3 6 (0.79%) assyst
4 3 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 98 (12.95%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (2.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (2.38%) Rackspace Cloud
4 13 (1.72%) SaaS
5 9 (1.19%) GitHub
6 8 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.66%) Force.com
8 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (8.72%) Internet
2 8 (1.06%) HTTP
3 3 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 404 (53.37%) SQL Server
2 76 (10.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (5.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 32 (4.23%) Hadoop
5 26 (3.43%) Big Data
6 25 (3.30%) MongoDB
7 23 (3.04%) Oracle Database 12c
7 23 (3.04%) Oracle Database
7 23 (3.04%) Relational Database
8 20 (2.64%) NoSQL
9 18 (2.38%) CouchDB
10 16 (2.11%) MySQL
10 16 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (1.06%) Redis
12 7 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.53%) RavenDB
14 3 (0.40%) Data Mining
15 2 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
16 1 (0.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 324 (42.80%) Selenium
2 253 (33.42%) NUnit
3 234 (30.91%) Cucumber
4 187 (24.70%) TeamCity
5 137 (18.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 137 (18.10%) Visual Studio
6 135 (17.83%) WebDriver
7 80 (10.57%) Moq
8 78 (10.30%) Rhino Mocks
9 74 (9.78%) Git (software)
10 73 (9.64%) Jenkins
11 70 (9.25%) FitNesse
12 61 (8.06%) MSTest
13 53 (7.00%) QuickTest Pro
14 47 (6.21%) Subversion
15 46 (6.08%) Hudson
16 44 (5.81%) ReSharper
17 41 (5.42%) JIRA
18 36 (4.76%) CruiseControl
19 31 (4.10%) Log4Net
General
1 123 (16.25%) Finance
2 47 (6.21%) Retail
2 47 (6.21%) Marketing
3 38 (5.02%) Banking
4 22 (2.91%) Games
5 19 (2.51%) Telecoms
5 19 (2.51%) Investment Banking
6 16 (2.11%) Back Office
7 11 (1.45%) Billing
8 10 (1.32%) Advertising
9 7 (0.92%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.79%) Publishing
10 6 (0.79%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.66%) Front Office
12 3 (0.40%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 419 (55.35%) Developer
2 163 (21.53%) C# Developer
3 157 (20.74%) .NET Developer
4 141 (18.63%) Senior Developer
5 117 (15.46%) Analyst
6 105 (13.87%) C# .NET Developer
7 92 (12.15%) Test Analyst
8 83 (10.96%) Senior .NET Developer
9 81 (10.70%) Software Developer
10 59 (7.79%) Tester
11 47 (6.21%) Senior C# Developer
12 43 (5.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 42 (5.55%) Agile C# Developer
14 37 (4.89%) Automation Engineer
14 37 (4.89%) Test Engineer
15 36 (4.76%) QA Engineer
15 36 (4.76%) Automation Tester
16 34 (4.49%) Web Developer
17 30 (3.96%) Programmer
18 25 (3.30%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 554 (73.18%) .NET
2 357 (47.16%) ASP.NET
3 276 (36.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 255 (33.69%) WCF
5 230 (30.38%) jQuery
6 229 (30.25%) HTML
7 184 (24.31%) .NET Framework
8 183 (24.17%) Web Services
9 179 (23.65%) CSS
10 153 (20.21%) NHibernate
11 131 (17.31%) SOAP
12 128 (16.91%) Gherkin
13 127 (16.78%) ASP.NET Web API
14 119 (15.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 114 (15.06%) HTML5
16 103 (13.61%) LINQ
17 97 (12.81%) REST
18 95 (12.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 91 (12.02%) XML
20 84 (11.10%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 73 (9.64%) Open Source
2 55 (7.27%) Computer Science
3 52 (6.87%) Mobile App
4 39 (5.15%) Blog
5 38 (5.02%) Inversion of Control
6 21 (2.77%) N-Tier
7 18 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.32%) Social Media
8 10 (1.32%) EPoS
9 9 (1.19%) Derivative
10 8 (1.06%) Fixed Income
10 8 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (0.79%) Equities
11 6 (0.79%) iPhone
12 5 (0.66%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.66%) Hedge funds
12 5 (0.66%) Digital Media
13 3 (0.40%) Xbox
13 3 (0.40%) Equity Risk
13 3 (0.40%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 126 (16.64%) Windows
2 44 (5.81%) Android
3 42 (5.55%) Apple iOS
4 41 (5.42%) Linux
5 8 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.40%) UNIX
6 3 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (0.40%) Windows CE
7 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 448 (59.18%) BDD
2 444 (58.65%) TDD
3 316 (41.74%) MVC
3 316 (41.74%) Scrum
4 287 (37.91%) Agile Software Development
5 246 (32.50%) Continuous Integration
6 208 (27.48%) OO
7 189 (24.97%) E-Commerce
8 136 (17.97%) Automated Testing
9 128 (16.91%) Test Automation
10 104 (13.74%) Unit Testing
11 101 (13.34%) Kanban
12 70 (9.25%) Automation Testing
13 64 (8.45%) Test Scripting
14 63 (8.32%) OOP
15 61 (8.06%) Software Engineering
16 60 (7.93%) Test Management
17 59 (7.79%) OOA/OOD
18 58 (7.66%) OOD
19 56 (7.40%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 670 (88.51%) C#
2 298 (39.37%) SQL
3 231 (30.52%) JavaScript
4 146 (19.29%) Ruby
5 129 (17.04%) Java
6 57 (7.53%) T-SQL
7 45 (5.94%) Python
8 32 (4.23%) Objective-C
9 23 (3.04%) PL/SQL
10 22 (2.91%) Perl
10 22 (2.91%) PowerShell
11 21 (2.77%) C++
12 20 (2.64%) PHP
12 20 (2.64%) TypeScript
13 14 (1.85%) CoffeeScript
14 11 (1.45%) C
14 11 (1.45%) VB.NET
15 10 (1.32%) F#
16 7 (0.92%) VB
17 6 (0.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 83 (10.96%) Degree
2 32 (4.23%) ISEB
3 10 (1.32%) MBA
3 10 (1.32%) ISTQB
4 4 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.26%) MCP
5 2 (0.26%) MCSD
6 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.13%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 226 (29.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (0.53%) HDFS
2 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 56 (7.40%) HP Quality Center
2 25 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (2.51%) HAProxy
4 16 (2.11%) logstash
5 13 (1.72%) Nagios
5 13 (1.72%) ZABBIX
5 13 (1.72%) Zenoss
6 6 (0.79%) Puppet
7 4 (0.53%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 207 (27.34%) Microsoft
2 41 (5.42%) Oracle
3 40 (5.28%) HP
4 17 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
5 16 (2.11%) Xamarin
6 12 (1.59%) Cerillion
7 11 (1.45%) OpenLink
8 9 (1.19%) Twitter
9 8 (1.06%) Sitecore
10 6 (0.79%) ServiceNow
11 4 (0.53%) Perforce
12 3 (0.40%) Splunk
12 3 (0.40%) SAP
12 3 (0.40%) Zend
13 2 (0.26%) IBM
13 2 (0.26%) VMware
14 1 (0.13%) Google
14 1 (0.13%) Citrix
14 1 (0.13%) Cognizant
14 1 (0.13%) Green Hat
London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
AB Recruit
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Derbyshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, Leeds
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dagenham, Essex
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus an excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Moonpig.com
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
UKHO
Salary: £29,712 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago