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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SpecFlow
Rank 231 222 193
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -29
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 15 32 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.22% 0.44% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.23% 2.74% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 14
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,650 £28,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
1224 1166 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.14% 16.13% 16.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1032 940 665
Average salary £40,000 £39,600 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +13.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 2 July 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
North Yorkshire +6 14 £40,000 +40.35%
West Yorkshire -5 2 £42,500 +21.42% 1
SpecFlow
England

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 32 (96.97%) .NET
1 32 (96.97%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (87.88%) C#
3 26 (78.79%) MVC
4 25 (75.76%) SQL Server
5 24 (72.73%) TDD
5 24 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET
7 21 (63.64%) Moq
8 19 (57.58%) NUnit
9 17 (51.52%) NHibernate
10 11 (33.33%) jQuery
11 10 (30.30%) HTML
11 10 (30.30%) Selenium
12 9 (27.27%) HTML5
13 8 (24.24%) BDD
13 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
14 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
14 7 (21.21%) ReSharper
14 7 (21.21%) Automated Testing
14 7 (21.21%) TeamCity
15 6 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
15 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
15 6 (18.18%) Gherkin
15 6 (18.18%) Castle Windsor
15 6 (18.18%) Ajax
15 6 (18.18%) Pair Programming
15 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
15 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
15 6 (18.18%) SQL

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (75.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.06%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (63.64%) Moq
2 19 (57.58%) NUnit
3 10 (30.30%) Selenium
4 7 (21.21%) TeamCity
4 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
4 7 (21.21%) ReSharper
5 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
6 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (15.15%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (12.12%) Cucumber
8 2 (6.06%) SoapUI
8 2 (6.06%) FitNesse
9 1 (3.03%) Firebug
9 1 (3.03%) Bugzilla
9 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 2 (6.06%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (6.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Developer
2 22 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Web Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (12.12%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Development Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Software Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Test Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Lead Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Junior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Manual Test Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Software Programmer
7 1 (3.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (96.97%) .NET
2 22 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 17 (51.52%) NHibernate
4 11 (33.33%) jQuery
5 10 (30.30%) HTML
6 9 (27.27%) HTML5
7 6 (18.18%) Castle Windsor
7 6 (18.18%) Ajax
7 6 (18.18%) Gherkin
8 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (15.15%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (15.15%) WCF
9 3 (9.09%) CSS
10 2 (6.06%) XML
10 2 (6.06%) WPF
11 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
11 1 (3.03%) DOM
11 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
11 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.03%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (96.97%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (78.79%) MVC
3 24 (72.73%) TDD
3 24 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (24.24%) BDD
5 7 (21.21%) Automated Testing
6 6 (18.18%) Pair Programming
7 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
7 5 (15.15%) Software Testing
7 5 (15.15%) SDLC
8 3 (9.09%) Kanban
8 3 (9.09%) User Stories
8 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 3 (9.09%) OO
9 2 (6.06%) Scrum
9 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (6.06%) Manual Testing
9 2 (6.06%) Line Management
9 2 (6.06%) Coaching
9 2 (6.06%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (87.88%) C#
2 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Apple