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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SpecFlow
Rank 550 585 668
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +83
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 361 348 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.30% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.05% 1.83% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 308 311 199
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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
17579 18991 16001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.45% 16.17% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14696 15964 13615
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 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +30 346 £47,500 -13.63% 66
London -3 204 £55,000 -4.34% 41
City of London +55 63 £50,500 -12.17% 9
North West +17 39 £38,000 -24.00% 7
Manchester +31 36 £38,000 -24.00% 5
South East +22 36 £45,000 +12.50% 4
East of England +30 25 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Berkshire - 21 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire 0 15 £40,000 +17.64% 4
South West -4 15 £35,000 - 2
Scotland +32 12 £30,000 -22.07% 1
Stockport - 12 £37,500 - 1
North Yorkshire +21 10 £40,000 +40.35%
Somerset +15 10 £35,000 - 1
Reading - 10 £45,000 -
Harrogate - 10 £40,000 -
Hampshire +6 9 £56,875 +106.81% 2
Wokingham - 9 £45,000 - 1
Canary Wharf - 8 £65,000 -
Essex +10 7 £45,000 +20.00%
Cambridgeshire - 7 £45,000 -
Ealing - 7 £55,000 -
East Midlands - 7 £37,500 - 2
Glasgow - 7 - -
Basingstoke - 7 £57,500 -
Cambridge - 7 £45,000 -
Chelmsford - 7 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire +18 6 £55,000 +25.00%
Edinburgh +23 5 £30,000 -22.07% 1
Luton +9 5 - -

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (79.89%) C#
2 564 (74.60%) Agile Software Development
3 522 (69.05%) .NET
4 476 (62.96%) BDD
5 376 (49.74%) TDD
6 357 (47.22%) Selenium
7 354 (46.83%) SQL Server
8 286 (37.83%) NUnit
9 275 (36.38%) SQL
10 270 (35.71%) Scrum
11 266 (35.19%) MVC
12 265 (35.05%) Continuous Integration
13 260 (34.39%) HTML
14 252 (33.33%) QA
15 249 (32.94%) JavaScript
16 246 (32.54%) ASP.NET
17 204 (26.98%) HTML5
18 199 (26.32%) Cucumber
19 193 (25.53%) Microsoft
20 183 (24.21%) WebDriver
21 180 (23.81%) jQuery
21 180 (23.81%) Web Services
22 170 (22.49%) Windows
22 170 (22.49%) ASP.NET MVC
23 160 (21.16%) Finance
23 160 (21.16%) Automated Testing
23 160 (21.16%) Test Automation
24 152 (20.11%) TeamCity
24 152 (20.11%) Java
25 151 (19.97%) CSS

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 96 (12.70%) IIS
2 42 (5.56%) NServiceBus
3 28 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 27 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
5 26 (3.44%) CMS
6 23 (3.04%) SharePoint 2010
7 21 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
8 17 (2.25%) WebSphere
9 14 (1.85%) Apache Solr
10 13 (1.72%) Tomcat
11 12 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
12 9 (1.19%) Node.js
12 9 (1.19%) Confluence
13 5 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.40%) Apache
15 2 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 100 (13.23%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.53%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.26%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 8 (1.06%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 7 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.66%) Sophis RISQUE
4 1 (0.13%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 58 (7.67%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (3.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (2.91%) SaaS
4 16 (2.12%) Rackspace Cloud
5 3 (0.40%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.85%) Internet
2 13 (1.72%) HTTP
3 4 (0.53%) SMTP
4 2 (0.26%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.26%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.26%) Network Security
5 1 (0.13%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 354 (46.83%) SQL Server
2 51 (6.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (6.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 39 (5.16%) SQL Server 2005
5 30 (3.97%) Big Data
6 26 (3.44%) Relational Database
7 25 (3.31%) MySQL
8 19 (2.51%) Hadoop
8 19 (2.51%) NoSQL
9 17 (2.25%) MongoDB
10 16 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (1.98%) Oracle Database
12 12 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (1.46%) Redis
14 8 (1.06%) Oracle Database 12c
15 7 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 5 (0.66%) QlikView
16 5 (0.66%) Couchbase
16 5 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
17 4 (0.53%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 357 (47.22%) Selenium
2 286 (37.83%) NUnit
3 199 (26.32%) Cucumber
4 183 (24.21%) WebDriver
5 152 (20.11%) TeamCity
6 123 (16.27%) Visual Studio
7 115 (15.21%) Jenkins
8 107 (14.15%) Moq
9 102 (13.49%) FitNesse
10 96 (12.70%) Team Foundation Server
11 87 (11.51%) Git (software)
12 69 (9.13%) SoapUI
13 55 (7.28%) Rhino Mocks
14 49 (6.48%) Hudson
15 45 (5.95%) Octopus Deploy
15 45 (5.95%) ReSharper
16 43 (5.69%) QuickTest Pro
17 42 (5.56%) JIRA
18 37 (4.89%) JUnit
18 37 (4.89%) Eclipse
General
1 160 (21.16%) Finance
2 84 (11.11%) Retail
3 61 (8.07%) Back Office
4 55 (7.28%) Banking
5 23 (3.04%) Investment Banking
6 15 (1.98%) Games
7 14 (1.85%) Law
7 14 (1.85%) Marketing
8 13 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
9 12 (1.59%) Telecoms
10 11 (1.46%) Front Office
11 10 (1.32%) Manufacturing
12 8 (1.06%) Advertising
13 7 (0.93%) Electronics
14 5 (0.66%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 365 (48.28%) Developer
2 161 (21.30%) Analyst
3 128 (16.93%) .NET Developer
4 112 (14.81%) Test Analyst
5 101 (13.36%) Tester
6 85 (11.24%) Senior Developer
7 84 (11.11%) C# Developer
8 49 (6.48%) C# .NET Developer
9 48 (6.35%) Software Engineer
10 40 (5.29%) Senior .NET Developer
11 36 (4.76%) Automation Tester
12 35 (4.63%) Web Developer
13 33 (4.37%) Software Developer
14 31 (4.10%) QA Analyst
15 27 (3.57%) Lead Developer
16 26 (3.44%) Automation Analyst
17 25 (3.31%) Programmer
17 25 (3.31%) Senior Tester
17 25 (3.31%) QA Engineer
18 24 (3.17%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 522 (69.05%) .NET
2 260 (34.39%) HTML
3 246 (32.54%) ASP.NET
4 204 (26.98%) HTML5
5 180 (23.81%) jQuery
5 180 (23.81%) Web Services
6 170 (22.49%) ASP.NET MVC
7 151 (19.97%) CSS
8 148 (19.58%) NHibernate
9 130 (17.20%) ASP.NET Web API
10 128 (16.93%) .NET Framework
11 120 (15.87%) AngularJS
12 107 (14.15%) WCF
13 98 (12.96%) KnockoutJS
14 86 (11.38%) Gherkin
15 75 (9.92%) Entity Framework
16 74 (9.79%) REST
17 73 (9.66%) MSMQ
18 70 (9.26%) Castle Windsor
19 61 (8.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 104 (13.76%) Open Source
2 86 (11.38%) Mobile App
3 67 (8.86%) Blog
4 42 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
5 38 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
6 30 (3.97%) Replication
7 29 (3.84%) User Experience
8 27 (3.57%) Hedge funds
9 24 (3.17%) N-Tier
10 23 (3.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 20 (2.65%) Fixed Income
12 18 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
13 17 (2.25%) Computer Science
14 13 (1.72%) SWIFT
15 12 (1.59%) Private Cloud
15 12 (1.59%) Equities
15 12 (1.59%) Client/Server
16 11 (1.46%) Derivative
17 8 (1.06%) Xbox
18 7 (0.93%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 170 (22.49%) Windows
2 33 (4.37%) Apple iOS
3 32 (4.23%) Linux
4 24 (3.17%) UNIX
5 23 (3.04%) Android
6 10 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.19%) Windows 8
7 9 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.19%) Windows 7
7 9 (1.19%) Windows Vista
7 9 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (1.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 564 (74.60%) Agile Software Development
2 476 (62.96%) BDD
3 376 (49.74%) TDD
4 270 (35.71%) Scrum
5 266 (35.19%) MVC
6 265 (35.05%) Continuous Integration
7 160 (21.16%) Automated Testing
7 160 (21.16%) Test Automation
8 141 (18.65%) OO
9 134 (17.72%) E-Commerce
10 106 (14.02%) Test Scripting
11 90 (11.90%) Pair Programming
11 90 (11.90%) Software Testing
12 81 (10.71%) Unit Testing
13 80 (10.58%) Automation Testing
14 70 (9.26%) Mentoring
15 68 (8.99%) Kanban
16 62 (8.20%) Mobile Application Development
17 61 (8.07%) Software Engineering
18 57 (7.54%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 604 (79.89%) C#
2 275 (36.38%) SQL
3 249 (32.94%) JavaScript
4 152 (20.11%) Java
5 88 (11.64%) Ruby
6 59 (7.80%) PowerShell
7 40 (5.29%) T-SQL
8 25 (3.31%) TypeScript
9 24 (3.17%) PL/SQL
10 23 (3.04%) Python
11 21 (2.78%) C++
12 19 (2.51%) Perl
13 15 (1.98%) VB.NET
14 14 (1.85%) Groovy
15 11 (1.46%) VB
15 11 (1.46%) Objective-C
16 8 (1.06%) VBScript
16 8 (1.06%) C
16 8 (1.06%) CoffeeScript
17 6 (0.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 86 (11.38%) ISEB
2 82 (10.85%) Degree
3 26 (3.44%) ISTQB
4 14 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (1.46%) PMI Certification
6 10 (1.32%) PMP
7 8 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.53%) MCP
8 4 (0.53%) HND
8 4 (0.53%) MCPD
9 2 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (0.26%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 2 (0.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 2 (0.26%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 252 (33.33%) QA
2 4 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (1.59%) Hyper-V
2 4 (0.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 32 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (1.72%) logstash
3 9 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.53%) Puppet
5 2 (0.26%) Graphite
5 2 (0.26%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.26%) WMI
Vendors
1 193 (25.53%) Microsoft
2 106 (14.02%) Oracle
3 49 (6.48%) Sitecore
4 29 (3.84%) IBM
5 26 (3.44%) Google
6 19 (2.51%) SAP
7 14 (1.85%) Apple
8 11 (1.46%) TIBCO
9 9 (1.19%) Solace
9 9 (1.19%) Informatica
10 7 (0.93%) AppDynamics
10 7 (0.93%) SolarWinds
11 6 (0.79%) HP
12 4 (0.53%) ION Trading
12 4 (0.53%) TOWER Software
12 4 (0.53%) Hitachi
12 4 (0.53%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.26%) SOASTA, Inc
13 2 (0.26%) RedDot
13 2 (0.26%) Twitter
London
Trainline
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
United Kingdom
Ciber UK
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Enh Maternity, Life Cover
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits and training allow
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 + outstanding package
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London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + + Excellent Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Franklin Bates
Salary: £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + + Excellent Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Industry leading benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago