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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SpecFlow
Rank 237 237 208
Rank change year-on-year
0 -29
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 18 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.24% 0.26% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.65% 1.46% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 17
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,600 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £34,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1089 1301 962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.64% 17.72% 16.82%
Number of salaries quoted 944 955 778
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SpecFlow across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

SpecFlow Salary Histogram 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 March 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 +16 7 £35,000 +22.80%
West Yorkshire -12 7 £55,000 +61.76%
South Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
SpecFlow
England

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (95.00%) .NET
3 35 (87.50%) SQL Server
4 34 (85.00%) C#
5 28 (70.00%) HTML
6 27 (67.50%) Automated Testing
6 27 (67.50%) ReSharper
6 27 (67.50%) HTML5
7 22 (55.00%) Selenium
7 22 (55.00%) MVC
8 21 (52.50%) TDD
8 21 (52.50%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (47.50%) jQuery
9 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET
10 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
10 18 (45.00%) Moq
11 17 (42.50%) Team Foundation Server
12 16 (40.00%) Gherkin
12 16 (40.00%) MS Excel
12 16 (40.00%) Software Testing
13 15 (37.50%) WCF
13 15 (37.50%) E-Commerce
13 15 (37.50%) Visual Studio
13 15 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (37.50%) Octopus Deploy
13 15 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
14 14 (35.00%) XML
14 14 (35.00%) FitNesse
15 13 (32.50%) SQL

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 16 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (30.00%) Big Data
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (67.50%) ReSharper
2 22 (55.00%) Selenium
3 18 (45.00%) Moq
4 17 (42.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (37.50%) Octopus Deploy
5 15 (37.50%) Visual Studio
6 14 (35.00%) FitNesse
7 12 (30.00%) SoapUI
8 6 (15.00%) Cucumber
8 6 (15.00%) NUnit
9 4 (10.00%) TeamCity
9 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
10 2 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (2.50%) Bugzilla
11 1 (2.50%) JIRA
11 1 (2.50%) Firebug
General
1 12 (30.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 12 (30.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Developer
2 20 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Software Engineer
4 10 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 10 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (17.50%) Lead Software Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Consultant
8 3 (7.50%) Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Test Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Web Developer
8 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.50%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Software Consultant
9 2 (5.00%) Test Consultant
9 2 (5.00%) Development Consultant
10 1 (2.50%) Junior Test Analyst
10 1 (2.50%) Junior Analyst
10 1 (2.50%) Software Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (95.00%) .NET
2 28 (70.00%) HTML
3 27 (67.50%) HTML5
4 19 (47.50%) jQuery
4 19 (47.50%) ASP.NET
5 16 (40.00%) Gherkin
6 15 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
6 15 (37.50%) WCF
7 14 (35.00%) XML
8 12 (30.00%) WPF
9 5 (12.50%) NHibernate
10 4 (10.00%) Ajax
10 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (10.00%) Castle Windsor
11 2 (5.00%) XSD
11 2 (5.00%) WSDL
11 2 (5.00%) SOAP
11 2 (5.00%) Web Services
12 1 (2.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Private Cloud
2 4 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (67.50%) Automated Testing
3 22 (55.00%) MVC
4 21 (52.50%) TDD
4 21 (52.50%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (40.00%) Software Testing
6 15 (37.50%) E-Commerce
7 12 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (30.00%) Software Engineering
7 12 (30.00%) Agile Testing
7 12 (30.00%) Analytics
7 12 (30.00%) User Stories
7 12 (30.00%) Line Management
7 12 (30.00%) Coaching
8 11 (27.50%) BDD
9 8 (20.00%) Kanban
10 7 (17.50%) Test Automation
10 7 (17.50%) ATDD
10 7 (17.50%) Scrum
10 7 (17.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 34 (85.00%) C#
2 13 (32.50%) SQL
3 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.50%) ISEB
3 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.00%) Apple
3 2 (5.00%) HP