The table below looks at the statistics for SpecFlow skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpecFlow
Rank 229 202 221
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +19
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 30 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.40% 0.35% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.64% 2.16% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 5
Average salary £28,500 £34,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.17% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +30.76%
SpecFlow
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1136 881 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.29% 16.37% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 915 706 698
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SpecFlow across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

SpecFlow Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SpecFlow
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SpecFlow across the Yorkshire region.

SpecFlow Salary Trend in Yorkshire

SpecFlow
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SpecFlow within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
West Yorkshire -37 20 £34,500 +1.47%
North Yorkshire - 10 £28,500 - 2
SpecFlow
England

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region 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 57 (93.44%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (90.16%) SQL Server
3 49 (80.33%) Microsoft
4 43 (70.49%) .NET
5 42 (68.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 40 (65.57%) Selenium
7 38 (62.30%) SQL
8 34 (55.74%) QA
9 31 (50.82%) FitNesse
9 31 (50.82%) Cucumber
10 30 (49.18%) HP Quality Center
10 30 (49.18%) Test Planning
10 30 (49.18%) HP
10 30 (49.18%) WSDL
10 30 (49.18%) C#
10 30 (49.18%) SOAP
10 30 (49.18%) Web Services
10 30 (49.18%) XML
10 30 (49.18%) XSD
10 30 (49.18%) Test Management
11 25 (40.98%) QuickTest Pro
12 22 (36.07%) MVC
13 21 (34.43%) WCF
13 21 (34.43%) Visual Studio
14 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET
15 17 (27.87%) ISEB
15 17 (27.87%) Software Testing
15 17 (27.87%) TDD
16 16 (26.23%) T-SQL
16 16 (26.23%) ASP.NET MVC

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region 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 9 (14.75%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 13 (21.31%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (90.16%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 42 (68.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 40 (65.57%) Selenium
3 31 (50.82%) FitNesse
3 31 (50.82%) Cucumber
4 25 (40.98%) QuickTest Pro
5 21 (34.43%) Visual Studio
6 12 (19.67%) ReSharper
6 12 (19.67%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (6.56%) NUnit
7 4 (6.56%) MSTest
7 4 (6.56%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (6.56%) Moq
General
1 14 (22.95%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) Marketing
3 5 (8.20%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 34 (55.74%) Analyst
2 31 (50.82%) Test Analyst
3 25 (40.98%) Developer
4 13 (21.31%) .NET Developer
4 13 (21.31%) Agile Test Analyst
5 9 (14.75%) Software Developer
6 8 (13.11%) QA Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) C# Software Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Software Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (6.56%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (6.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Analyst Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Support Analyst
10 2 (3.28%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (70.49%) .NET
2 30 (49.18%) SOAP
2 30 (49.18%) Web Services
2 30 (49.18%) XML
2 30 (49.18%) XSD
2 30 (49.18%) WSDL
3 21 (34.43%) WCF
4 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET
5 16 (26.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (19.67%) jQuery
7 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (11.48%) HTML5
8 7 (11.48%) HTML
9 6 (9.84%) CSS
9 6 (9.84%) CSS3
10 5 (8.20%) WPF
11 4 (6.56%) COM
11 4 (6.56%) Razor View Engine
11 4 (6.56%) Spring.NET
11 4 (6.56%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.56%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (93.44%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (49.18%) Test Management
2 30 (49.18%) Test Planning
3 22 (36.07%) MVC
4 17 (27.87%) TDD
4 17 (27.87%) Software Testing
5 14 (22.95%) Software Engineering
5 14 (22.95%) Test Automation
6 13 (21.31%) User Stories
6 13 (21.31%) Scrum
7 12 (19.67%) E-Commerce
8 10 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (13.11%) Business Analysis
9 8 (13.11%) DSDM
9 8 (13.11%) Agile Testing
10 6 (9.84%) BDD
10 6 (9.84%) Automated Testing
11 5 (8.20%) UML
11 5 (8.20%) OO
11 5 (8.20%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (62.30%) SQL
2 30 (49.18%) C#
3 16 (26.23%) T-SQL
4 9 (14.75%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (27.87%) ISEB
2 10 (16.39%) Degree
3 4 (6.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (55.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 30 (49.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (80.33%) Microsoft
2 30 (49.18%) HP
Harrogate
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago