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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SpecFlow
Rank 231 229 207
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -22
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 26 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.36% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.30% 1.51% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 12
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £28,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £34,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -7.95%
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
1132 1262 990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.46% 17.96% 17.38%
Number of salaries quoted 997 918 806
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 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 4 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
West Yorkshire -10 21 £55,000 +61.76%
North Yorkshire +20 5 £35,000 +22.80%
SpecFlow
England

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 38 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (97.37%) SQL Server
3 32 (84.21%) C#
3 32 (84.21%) .NET
4 28 (73.68%) HTML
5 27 (71.05%) Automated Testing
5 27 (71.05%) ReSharper
5 27 (71.05%) HTML5
6 22 (57.89%) Selenium
7 21 (55.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (52.63%) MVC
9 19 (50.00%) TDD
9 19 (50.00%) jQuery
9 19 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
10 18 (47.37%) XML
10 18 (47.37%) FitNesse
10 18 (47.37%) Software Testing
11 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET
12 16 (42.11%) Moq
13 15 (39.47%) KnockoutJS
13 15 (39.47%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (39.47%) Octopus Deploy
13 15 (39.47%) Visual Studio
13 15 (39.47%) E-Commerce
13 15 (39.47%) WCF
14 13 (34.21%) SQL
15 12 (31.58%) MS Excel
15 12 (31.58%) Apple

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 12 (31.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (97.37%) SQL Server
2 15 (39.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (31.58%) Big Data
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (71.05%) ReSharper
2 22 (57.89%) Selenium
3 21 (55.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (47.37%) FitNesse
5 16 (42.11%) Moq
6 15 (39.47%) Octopus Deploy
6 15 (39.47%) Visual Studio
7 12 (31.58%) SoapUI
8 6 (15.79%) QuickTest Pro
8 6 (15.79%) Cucumber
9 4 (10.53%) NUnit
9 4 (10.53%) TeamCity
9 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
10 1 (2.63%) JIRA
10 1 (2.63%) Firebug
10 1 (2.63%) Bugzilla
General
1 12 (31.58%) Pharmaceutical
1 12 (31.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Developer
2 18 (47.37%) .NET Developer
3 12 (31.58%) Software Engineer
4 10 (26.32%) Senior Developer
4 10 (26.32%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (18.42%) Lead Software Engineer
5 7 (18.42%) Analyst
5 7 (18.42%) Test Analyst
6 5 (13.16%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.89%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Junior
8 1 (2.63%) Junior Test Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (84.21%) .NET
2 28 (73.68%) HTML
3 27 (71.05%) HTML5
4 19 (50.00%) jQuery
5 18 (47.37%) XML
6 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET
7 15 (39.47%) KnockoutJS
7 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (39.47%) WCF
8 12 (31.58%) WPF
8 12 (31.58%) Gherkin
9 6 (15.79%) XSD
9 6 (15.79%) SOAP
9 6 (15.79%) Web Services
9 6 (15.79%) WSDL
10 4 (10.53%) Ajax
10 4 (10.53%) Castle Windsor
10 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (7.89%) NHibernate
12 1 (2.63%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.63%) W3C
2 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (71.05%) Automated Testing
3 20 (52.63%) MVC
4 19 (50.00%) TDD
4 19 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (47.37%) Software Testing
6 15 (39.47%) E-Commerce
7 12 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (31.58%) Software Engineering
7 12 (31.58%) Analytics
7 12 (31.58%) User Stories
7 12 (31.58%) Agile Testing
7 12 (31.58%) Line Management
7 12 (31.58%) Coaching
8 8 (21.05%) Kanban
9 7 (18.42%) Test Management
9 7 (18.42%) Test Automation
9 7 (18.42%) BDD
9 7 (18.42%) ATDD
9 7 (18.42%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 32 (84.21%) C#
2 13 (34.21%) SQL
3 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) ISEB
2 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) QA
System Software
1 12 (31.58%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 12 (31.58%) Apple
3 6 (15.79%) HP