The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SpecFlow skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 200 205
Rank change year-on-year +24 +5  
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 3 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.091% 0.13% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.52% 1.05% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 20
Median salary £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,250 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.73% +5.00%  

SpecFlow is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 579 570 599
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 17.50% 12.76% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 489 524 458
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing SpecFlow as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SpecFlow in Berkshire

SpecFlow
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for SpecFlow in Berkshire

SpecFlow
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SpecFlow within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +24 2 £47,500 +18.75%
Newbury -2 1 - -
Windsor - 1 £50,000 -
SpecFlow
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing SpecFlow also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
1 15 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 13 (86.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (73.33%) C#
5 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (60.00%) WebDriver
7 8 (53.33%) Confluence
7 8 (53.33%) Build Automation
7 8 (53.33%) SOA
7 8 (53.33%) Time Management
7 8 (53.33%) JIRA
8 7 (46.67%) Marketing
8 7 (46.67%) Kanban
8 7 (46.67%) Scrum
9 6 (40.00%) TDD
9 6 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (40.00%) BDD
9 6 (40.00%) SDLC
9 6 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
10 5 (33.33%) Virtual Team
10 5 (33.33%) SOLID
10 5 (33.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 5 (33.33%) Software Testing
10 5 (33.33%) Web Development
10 5 (33.33%) QA
10 5 (33.33%) Performance Testing
10 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System

SpecFlow
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (53.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
2 13 (86.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (60.00%) WebDriver
4 8 (53.33%) JIRA
5 5 (33.33%) JMeter
5 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (13.33%) Appium
6 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
6 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
6 2 (13.33%) Robot Framework
6 2 (13.33%) Sahi
6 2 (13.33%) UI Automator
6 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
7 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
7 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
7 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 7 (46.67%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Test Automation Engineer
1 8 (53.33%) Test Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) REST
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (53.33%) Build Automation
4 8 (53.33%) SOA
4 8 (53.33%) Time Management
5 7 (46.67%) Kanban
5 7 (46.67%) Scrum
6 6 (40.00%) BDD
6 6 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 6 (40.00%) SDLC
6 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (40.00%) TDD
7 5 (33.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 5 (33.33%) Performance Testing
7 5 (33.33%) Software Testing
7 5 (33.33%) SOLID
7 5 (33.33%) Web Development
8 2 (13.33%) Open Source
8 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle