The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpecFlow
Rank 544 674 820
Rank change year-on-year
+130 +146
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 390 214 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.20% 0.069%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.05% 1.31% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 346 181 71
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £34,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.25%
Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
19056 16393 16903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.29% 15.08% 14.37%
Number of salaries quoted 16030 13938 14636
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +96 372 £52,500 -4.54% 47
London +17 244 £57,500 +4.54% 32
City of London -5 49 £57,500 +8.49% 14
Yorkshire -15 37 £35,000 +11.11% 2
North West +36 32 £42,500 -22.72% 3
West Yorkshire -38 27 £37,500 +19.04% 2
South East -1 25 £40,000 -18.36% 6
Leeds -34 23 £35,000 +11.11% 2
Manchester +21 21 £42,750 -22.27%
South West 0 20 £36,500 - 1
East of England +9 17 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Street - 15 £35,000 -
Somerset - 15 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire +3 12 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Rochdale - 10 £39,500 -
Watford - 9 £55,000 - 1
York - 8 £28,500 -
North Yorkshire - 8 £28,500 -
Surrey +1 7 £30,000 -61.29% 1
East Sussex -22 7 £40,000 +23.07%
Brighton -24 7 £40,000 +23.07%
Edinburgh - 7 £38,500 -
Scotland - 7 £38,500 -
Basingstoke +1 6 £56,250 +6.13% 1
Hampshire -10 6 £56,250 +6.13% 2
Cheshire - 6 £40,000 -
Wilmslow - 6 £40,000 -
Guildford - 6 £30,000 - 1
Bristol -6 5 £70,000 -
Dagenham - 5 £45,000 - 1

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 660 (87.77%) C#
2 570 (75.80%) .NET
3 449 (59.71%) BDD
4 438 (58.24%) TDD
5 380 (50.53%) SQL Server
6 348 (46.28%) ASP.NET
7 318 (42.29%) MVC
8 303 (40.29%) Scrum
8 303 (40.29%) Selenium
9 288 (38.30%) SQL
10 277 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
11 271 (36.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 263 (34.97%) WCF
13 255 (33.91%) Cucumber
14 242 (32.18%) NUnit
15 240 (31.91%) jQuery
16 230 (30.59%) Continuous Integration
17 223 (29.65%) JavaScript
18 222 (29.52%) HTML
19 216 (28.72%) QA
20 204 (27.13%) E-Commerce
21 203 (26.99%) Microsoft
22 199 (26.46%) Web Services
23 190 (25.27%) OO
24 188 (25.00%) .NET Framework
25 181 (24.07%) TeamCity
26 175 (23.27%) CSS
27 150 (19.95%) NHibernate
28 145 (19.28%) Gherkin
29 140 (18.62%) SOAP

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 49 (6.52%) IIS
2 39 (5.19%) NServiceBus
3 38 (5.05%) CMS
4 14 (1.86%) Apache Solr
5 8 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (0.93%) Node.js
6 7 (0.93%) SharePoint
7 5 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.40%) Confluence
9 1 (0.13%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.13%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.13%) SAS
9 1 (0.13%) Apache
9 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 94 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (0.80%) assyst
2 4 (0.53%) Endur
3 3 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.40%) Sophis RISQUE
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 100 (13.30%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (3.59%) Rackspace Cloud
3 25 (3.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (1.99%) SaaS
5 10 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.33%) GitHub
6 5 (0.66%) Force.com
7 2 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (8.91%) Internet
2 7 (0.93%) HTTP
3 5 (0.66%) Wireshark
4 3 (0.40%) Wireless
5 2 (0.27%) VoIP
6 1 (0.13%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 380 (50.53%) SQL Server
2 69 (9.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (5.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 34 (4.52%) Hadoop
5 27 (3.59%) MongoDB
6 23 (3.06%) Big Data
6 23 (3.06%) Relational Database
7 19 (2.53%) NoSQL
7 19 (2.53%) Oracle Database 12c
7 19 (2.53%) Oracle Database
8 18 (2.39%) SQL Server 2005
9 16 (2.13%) CouchDB
10 15 (1.99%) MySQL
11 7 (0.93%) Redis
11 7 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (0.80%) Data Mining
13 5 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.53%) StreamInsight
14 4 (0.53%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 303 (40.29%) Selenium
2 255 (33.91%) Cucumber
3 242 (32.18%) NUnit
4 181 (24.07%) TeamCity
5 136 (18.09%) Visual Studio
6 122 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 117 (15.56%) WebDriver
8 82 (10.90%) Moq
8 82 (10.90%) FitNesse
9 69 (9.18%) Git (software)
9 69 (9.18%) Rhino Mocks
10 68 (9.04%) MSTest
11 61 (8.11%) Jenkins
12 48 (6.38%) Subversion
13 47 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
14 44 (5.85%) ReSharper
15 38 (5.05%) JIRA
16 33 (4.39%) CruiseControl
17 30 (3.99%) SoapUI
17 30 (3.99%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 120 (15.96%) Finance
2 54 (7.18%) Marketing
3 50 (6.65%) Retail
4 44 (5.85%) Banking
5 25 (3.32%) Telecoms
5 25 (3.32%) Investment Banking
6 21 (2.79%) Games
7 20 (2.66%) Back Office
8 11 (1.46%) Billing
9 10 (1.33%) Advertising
10 8 (1.06%) Publishing
11 7 (0.93%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.80%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.66%) Front Office
14 3 (0.40%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 425 (56.52%) Developer
2 180 (23.94%) .NET Developer
3 166 (22.07%) C# Developer
4 149 (19.81%) Senior Developer
5 115 (15.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 112 (14.89%) Analyst
7 98 (13.03%) Test Analyst
8 91 (12.10%) Senior .NET Developer
9 82 (10.90%) Software Developer
10 52 (6.91%) Senior C# Developer
11 46 (6.12%) Tester
11 46 (6.12%) Agile C# Developer
12 40 (5.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 35 (4.65%) Test Engineer
14 33 (4.39%) Automation Engineer
15 32 (4.26%) Software Engineer
16 31 (4.12%) QA Engineer
17 30 (3.99%) Web Developer
18 26 (3.46%) Lead Developer
19 25 (3.32%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 570 (75.80%) .NET
2 348 (46.28%) ASP.NET
3 271 (36.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 263 (34.97%) WCF
5 240 (31.91%) jQuery
6 222 (29.52%) HTML
7 199 (26.46%) Web Services
8 188 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 175 (23.27%) CSS
10 150 (19.95%) NHibernate
11 145 (19.28%) Gherkin
12 140 (18.62%) SOAP
13 126 (16.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 122 (16.22%) ASP.NET Web API
15 116 (15.43%) LINQ
16 114 (15.16%) HTML5
17 105 (13.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 104 (13.83%) REST
19 94 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
20 87 (11.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 86 (11.44%) Open Source
2 61 (8.11%) Mobile App
3 51 (6.78%) Computer Science
4 45 (5.98%) Blog
5 40 (5.32%) Inversion of Control
6 20 (2.66%) N-Tier
7 15 (1.99%) Social Media
8 13 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (1.33%) EPoS
10 9 (1.20%) Digital Media
11 8 (1.06%) Derivative
12 7 (0.93%) Fixed Income
13 6 (0.80%) iPhone
14 5 (0.66%) Hedge funds
14 5 (0.66%) Equities
14 5 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 4 (0.53%) Client/Server
15 4 (0.53%) Statistics
15 4 (0.53%) Social Network
16 3 (0.40%) Equity Risk
Operating Systems
1 129 (17.15%) Windows
2 50 (6.65%) Linux
3 44 (5.85%) Android
4 42 (5.59%) Apple iOS
5 7 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (0.40%) Windows CE
6 3 (0.40%) UNIX
7 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 449 (59.71%) BDD
2 438 (58.24%) TDD
3 318 (42.29%) MVC
4 303 (40.29%) Scrum
5 277 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 230 (30.59%) Continuous Integration
7 204 (27.13%) E-Commerce
8 190 (25.27%) OO
9 136 (18.09%) Automated Testing
10 129 (17.15%) Test Automation
11 115 (15.29%) Unit Testing
12 103 (13.70%) Kanban
13 79 (10.51%) Automation Testing
14 71 (9.44%) Pair Programming
15 65 (8.64%) Software Engineering
15 65 (8.64%) Test Management
16 63 (8.38%) Web Development
17 62 (8.24%) Test Scripting
18 55 (7.31%) UML
18 55 (7.31%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 660 (87.77%) C#
2 288 (38.30%) SQL
3 223 (29.65%) JavaScript
4 129 (17.15%) Ruby
5 116 (15.43%) Java
6 67 (8.91%) T-SQL
7 39 (5.19%) Python
8 30 (3.99%) Objective-C
9 26 (3.46%) C++
10 22 (2.93%) TypeScript
11 19 (2.53%) PHP
11 19 (2.53%) PL/SQL
12 14 (1.86%) CoffeeScript
13 13 (1.73%) PowerShell
14 11 (1.46%) VB.NET
15 10 (1.33%) VB
15 10 (1.33%) F#
16 8 (1.06%) Perl
17 7 (0.93%) C
18 6 (0.80%) VB6
Qualifications
1 79 (10.51%) Degree
2 32 (4.26%) ISEB
3 14 (1.86%) MBA
4 12 (1.60%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.27%) MCP
6 2 (0.27%) MCSD
6 2 (0.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 216 (28.72%) QA
System Software
1 6 (0.80%) HDFS
2 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 58 (7.71%) HP Quality Center
2 33 (4.39%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (2.93%) HAProxy
4 16 (2.13%) Nagios
4 16 (2.13%) ZABBIX
4 16 (2.13%) Zenoss
4 16 (2.13%) logstash
5 6 (0.80%) Puppet
6 4 (0.53%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 203 (26.99%) Microsoft
2 48 (6.38%) Oracle
3 39 (5.19%) HP
4 18 (2.39%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (2.26%) Xamarin
6 13 (1.73%) Cerillion
7 8 (1.06%) Sitecore
8 7 (0.93%) Twitter
9 6 (0.80%) Perforce
9 6 (0.80%) ServiceNow
10 4 (0.53%) OpenLink
10 4 (0.53%) Splunk
11 3 (0.40%) Zend
11 3 (0.40%) SAP
12 2 (0.27%) IBM
12 2 (0.27%) VMware
13 1 (0.13%) Green Hat
13 1 (0.13%) Google
13 1 (0.13%) Citrix
13 1 (0.13%) Cognizant
City, London
Woodrow Mercer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum 10% Annual Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + Pension + Health etc
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus (20%) + Pension + health etc
Posted: 18 hours ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - 10 % Bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £70000 to £90000 per annum - Bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + 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
West London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 70,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Posted: 7 days ago