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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpecFlow
Rank 517 645 804
Rank change year-on-year
+128 +159
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 450 220 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.21% 0.076%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.45% 1.38% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 365 169 73
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +30.76%

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
18390 15971 16857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.10% 15.19% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15178 13572 14543
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 £62,500 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +107 429 £50,000 -9.09% 45
London +26 243 £55,000 -3.08% 21
South East +20 45 £42,500 -19.81% 10
City of London +19 41 £55,000 - 5
East of England - 37 £55,000 - 3
South West +11 35 £39,000 +35.65% 3
Yorkshire -22 32 £28,500 -16.17% 1
North West - 31 £40,000 - 5
West Yorkshire -35 22 £35,000 +2.94%
Leeds -28 20 £35,000 +2.94%
Somerset - 20 £35,000 -
Wilmslow - 19 £40,000 - 3
Cheshire - 19 £40,000 - 3
Hertfordshire - 17 £55,000 - 1
Surrey +3 16 £30,000 -16.08% 4
Bristol -8 15 £70,000 - 2
Luton - 14 - - 2
Bedfordshire - 14 - - 2
Edinburgh - 12 £39,250 - 3
Scotland - 12 £39,250 - 3
Street - 11 £35,000 -
Watford - 11 £55,000 -
York - 10 £28,500 - 1
Brighton - 10 £35,000 - 2
East Sussex - 10 £35,000 - 3
Guildford - 10 £30,000 -
Dagenham - 10 £50,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 10 £28,500 - 1
Manchester - 9 £39,500 - 2
Taunton - 9 £32,500 -

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 705 (87.04%) C#
2 602 (74.32%) Agile Software Development
3 559 (69.01%) .NET
4 487 (60.12%) BDD
5 460 (56.79%) TDD
6 423 (52.22%) SQL Server
7 368 (45.43%) ASP.NET
8 354 (43.70%) Selenium
9 347 (42.84%) Scrum
10 322 (39.75%) SQL
11 314 (38.77%) MVC
12 277 (34.20%) NUnit
12 277 (34.20%) ASP.NET MVC
13 265 (32.72%) WCF
14 260 (32.10%) Continuous Integration
15 248 (30.62%) Cucumber
16 244 (30.12%) HTML
17 243 (30.00%) QA
18 242 (29.88%) OO
19 241 (29.75%) JavaScript
20 230 (28.40%) Microsoft
21 225 (27.78%) jQuery
22 205 (25.31%) Web Services
23 201 (24.81%) E-Commerce
24 194 (23.95%) TeamCity
25 187 (23.09%) CSS
26 180 (22.22%) .NET Framework
27 175 (21.60%) Team Foundation Server
28 172 (21.23%) Ruby
29 167 (20.62%) NHibernate

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 66 (8.15%) NServiceBus
2 43 (5.31%) IIS
3 22 (2.72%) CMS
4 13 (1.60%) Sitecore CMS
5 10 (1.23%) Apache Solr
6 7 (0.86%) SharePoint
7 5 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.49%) MQSeries
8 4 (0.49%) Node.js
9 3 (0.37%) Confluence
10 1 (0.12%) Apache
10 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.12%) SAS
Applications
1 108 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.60%) MS Office
3 5 (0.62%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 23 (2.84%) Endur
2 10 (1.23%) Sophis RISQUE
3 3 (0.37%) Towers Watson Igloo
3 3 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.37%) assyst
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 108 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.73%) SaaS
3 14 (1.73%) Rackspace Cloud
4 8 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.74%) GitHub
6 5 (0.62%) Force.com
7 2 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (8.89%) Internet
2 11 (1.36%) HTTP
3 1 (0.12%) Wireless
3 1 (0.12%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 423 (52.22%) SQL Server
2 85 (10.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (6.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 34 (4.20%) Hadoop
5 33 (4.07%) Big Data
6 27 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 24 (2.96%) Oracle Database 12c
7 24 (2.96%) Oracle Database
8 21 (2.59%) MySQL
9 20 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
10 19 (2.35%) MongoDB
11 18 (2.22%) NoSQL
12 13 (1.60%) CouchDB
13 9 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (0.86%) Redis
14 7 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 2 (0.25%) RDBMS
16 1 (0.12%) HBase
16 1 (0.12%) RavenDB
16 1 (0.12%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 354 (43.70%) Selenium
2 277 (34.20%) NUnit
3 248 (30.62%) Cucumber
4 194 (23.95%) TeamCity
5 175 (21.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 142 (17.53%) WebDriver
7 137 (16.91%) Visual Studio
8 110 (13.58%) Rhino Mocks
9 87 (10.74%) Jenkins
10 82 (10.12%) Moq
11 79 (9.75%) Git (software)
12 77 (9.51%) FitNesse
13 72 (8.89%) QuickTest Pro
14 59 (7.28%) JIRA
15 55 (6.79%) CruiseControl
16 52 (6.42%) MSTest
17 49 (6.05%) Hudson
17 49 (6.05%) Log4Net
18 44 (5.43%) Subversion
19 34 (4.20%) ReSharper
General
1 149 (18.40%) Finance
2 43 (5.31%) Retail
3 42 (5.19%) Marketing
4 41 (5.06%) Banking
5 31 (3.83%) Games
6 20 (2.47%) Telecoms
7 18 (2.22%) Investment Banking
8 16 (1.98%) Back Office
9 12 (1.48%) Billing
10 8 (0.99%) Advertising
11 7 (0.86%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.74%) Publishing
12 6 (0.74%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.62%) Front Office
14 3 (0.37%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 425 (52.47%) Developer
2 163 (20.12%) C# Developer
3 146 (18.02%) Analyst
4 139 (17.16%) .NET Developer
5 134 (16.54%) Senior Developer
6 110 (13.58%) Test Analyst
7 98 (12.10%) C# .NET Developer
8 77 (9.51%) Senior .NET Developer
9 64 (7.90%) Tester
9 64 (7.90%) Software Developer
10 49 (6.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 45 (5.56%) QA Engineer
12 44 (5.43%) Web Developer
13 43 (5.31%) Automation Engineer
14 42 (5.19%) Agile C# Developer
14 42 (5.19%) Test Engineer
15 40 (4.94%) Senior C# Developer
16 37 (4.57%) Automation Tester
17 36 (4.44%) Programmer
18 31 (3.83%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 559 (69.01%) .NET
2 368 (45.43%) ASP.NET
3 277 (34.20%) ASP.NET MVC
4 265 (32.72%) WCF
5 244 (30.12%) HTML
6 225 (27.78%) jQuery
7 205 (25.31%) Web Services
8 187 (23.09%) CSS
9 180 (22.22%) .NET Framework
10 167 (20.62%) NHibernate
11 140 (17.28%) ASP.NET Web API
12 139 (17.16%) Gherkin
13 137 (16.91%) SOAP
14 128 (15.80%) HTML5
15 119 (14.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 103 (12.72%) REST
17 100 (12.35%) Castle Windsor
18 93 (11.48%) KnockoutJS
19 92 (11.36%) MSMQ
20 91 (11.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 61 (7.53%) Open Source
2 51 (6.30%) Computer Science
3 45 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 43 (5.31%) Inversion of Control
5 35 (4.32%) Blog
5 35 (4.32%) User Experience
6 30 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (2.72%) N-Tier
8 20 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (1.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 14 (1.73%) Fixed Income
11 12 (1.48%) Derivative
12 10 (1.23%) Client/Server
13 9 (1.11%) Equities
14 8 (0.99%) Hedge funds
15 7 (0.86%) iPhone
16 6 (0.74%) Social Media
17 5 (0.62%) iPad
17 5 (0.62%) Xbox
18 4 (0.49%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 117 (14.44%) Windows
2 45 (5.56%) Android
3 42 (5.19%) Apple iOS
4 37 (4.57%) Linux
5 9 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.62%) UNIX
7 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.12%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.12%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 602 (74.32%) Agile Software Development
2 487 (60.12%) BDD
3 460 (56.79%) TDD
4 347 (42.84%) Scrum
5 314 (38.77%) MVC
6 260 (32.10%) Continuous Integration
7 242 (29.88%) OO
8 201 (24.81%) E-Commerce
9 152 (18.77%) Test Automation
10 151 (18.64%) Automated Testing
11 109 (13.46%) Kanban
12 88 (10.86%) Unit Testing
13 84 (10.37%) Test Scripting
14 83 (10.25%) OOP
15 80 (9.88%) OOA/OOD
16 78 (9.63%) Software Testing
17 77 (9.51%) Mentoring
18 66 (8.15%) Test Management
18 66 (8.15%) OOD
19 63 (7.78%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 705 (87.04%) C#
2 322 (39.75%) SQL
3 241 (29.75%) JavaScript
4 172 (21.23%) Ruby
5 128 (15.80%) Java
6 55 (6.79%) Python
7 50 (6.17%) T-SQL
8 46 (5.68%) PowerShell
9 30 (3.70%) Objective-C
10 24 (2.96%) Perl
10 24 (2.96%) PL/SQL
11 20 (2.47%) PHP
11 20 (2.47%) TypeScript
12 17 (2.10%) C++
13 10 (1.23%) C
14 9 (1.11%) CoffeeScript
15 6 (0.74%) VB.NET
15 6 (0.74%) F#
16 4 (0.49%) VB
16 4 (0.49%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 81 (10.00%) Degree
2 41 (5.06%) ISEB
3 18 (2.22%) ISTQB
4 8 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (0.74%) MBA
6 5 (0.62%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.49%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 4 (0.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 4 (0.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 4 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.25%) MCP
8 2 (0.25%) MCSD
8 2 (0.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 243 (30.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 70 (8.64%) HP Quality Center
2 24 (2.96%) logstash
2 24 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.60%) HAProxy
4 10 (1.23%) Nagios
4 10 (1.23%) ZABBIX
4 10 (1.23%) Zenoss
5 4 (0.49%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.37%) Puppet
7 1 (0.12%) StatsD
Vendors
1 230 (28.40%) Microsoft
2 44 (5.43%) HP
3 38 (4.69%) Oracle
4 23 (2.84%) OpenLink
5 18 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (1.60%) Sitecore
6 13 (1.60%) Cerillion
7 12 (1.48%) Twitter
8 10 (1.23%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.37%) Zend
9 3 (0.37%) Splunk
9 3 (0.37%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.37%) SAP
10 2 (0.25%) IBM
11 1 (0.12%) Red Gate
11 1 (0.12%) Green Hat
11 1 (0.12%) New Relic
11 1 (0.12%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.12%) Citrix
11 1 (0.12%) VMware
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Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day plus Flexible working hours
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Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
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