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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SpecFlow
Rank 241 209 187
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -22
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 10 37 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.15% 0.52% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.80% 3.49% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 20
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,500 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.00%
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
1246 1060 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.19% 14.96% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1038 853 665
Average salary £40,000 £37,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 4 August 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 +9 10 £40,000 +40.35%
West Yorkshire -25 1 £42,500 +13.33%
SpecFlow
England

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 25 (96.15%) .NET
1 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (84.62%) C#
3 21 (80.77%) MVC
4 20 (76.92%) TDD
4 20 (76.92%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
6 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET
6 17 (65.38%) NUnit
6 17 (65.38%) Moq
7 16 (61.54%) NHibernate
8 7 (26.92%) Selenium
8 7 (26.92%) BDD
9 6 (23.08%) jQuery
10 5 (19.23%) HTML5
10 5 (19.23%) TeamCity
10 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
10 5 (19.23%) HTML
11 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
11 4 (15.38%) Pair Programming
11 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
11 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
11 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (15.38%) Gherkin
11 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
11 4 (15.38%) SDLC
12 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (11.54%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (11.54%) Castle Windsor
12 3 (11.54%) KnockoutJS

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (65.38%) NUnit
1 17 (65.38%) Moq
2 7 (26.92%) Selenium
3 5 (19.23%) TeamCity
3 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
4 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
5 3 (11.54%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (11.54%) ReSharper
5 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
5 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 18 (69.23%) .NET Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) C# Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Development Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Test Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) .NET
2 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET
3 16 (61.54%) NHibernate
4 6 (23.08%) jQuery
5 5 (19.23%) HTML
5 5 (19.23%) HTML5
6 4 (15.38%) Gherkin
7 3 (11.54%) WCF
7 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (11.54%) Castle Windsor
7 3 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (11.54%) Ajax
8 2 (7.69%) CSS
8 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
8 2 (7.69%) Entity Framework
9 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (80.77%) MVC
3 20 (76.92%) TDD
3 20 (76.92%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (26.92%) BDD
5 4 (15.38%) SDLC
5 4 (15.38%) Pair Programming
6 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
6 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
6 3 (11.54%) Software Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.69%) User Stories
7 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.85%) OO
8 1 (3.85%) Validation
8 1 (3.85%) Mobile Development
8 1 (3.85%) Release Management
8 1 (3.85%) Manual Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) C#
2 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft