The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SpecFlow
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 121 127 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 4 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.22% 0.47% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.47% 3.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 0
Median salary £35,750 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.50% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.42% -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 Birmingham with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 273 363 244
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 14.93% 15.50% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 232 326 213
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 Birmingham

SpecFlow
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for SpecFlow in Birmingham

SpecFlow
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SpecFlow in Birmingham over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SpecFlow in Birmingham

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Selenium
3 8 (57.14%) BDD
4 7 (50.00%) QA
4 7 (50.00%) JMeter
5 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
5 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
5 6 (42.86%) Gherkin
6 5 (35.71%) Automation Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Subversion
6 5 (35.71%) C#
7 4 (28.57%) Perl
7 4 (28.57%) .NET
7 4 (28.57%) JUnit
7 4 (28.57%) SOAP
7 4 (28.57%) Unix
7 4 (28.57%) Windows
7 4 (28.57%) Java
7 4 (28.57%) Finance
7 4 (28.57%) Scrum
7 4 (28.57%) WATIR
7 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
7 4 (28.57%) TestNG
7 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing
7 4 (28.57%) JBehave
7 4 (28.57%) Ranorex
7 4 (28.57%) eggPlant
7 4 (28.57%) DevOps
7 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) GitHub
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Selenium
2 7 (50.00%) JMeter
3 5 (35.71%) Subversion
4 4 (28.57%) eggPlant
4 4 (28.57%) JBehave
4 4 (28.57%) JUnit
4 4 (28.57%) Ranorex
4 4 (28.57%) SoapUI
4 4 (28.57%) TestNG
4 4 (28.57%) WATIR
5 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
5 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
6 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
6 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
6 1 (7.14%) Moq
6 1 (7.14%) NUnit
6 1 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
6 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Tester
2 6 (42.86%) Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Automation Tester
3 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Developer in Test
4 3 (21.43%) Lead Tester
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Tester
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Manual Test Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Manager
5 2 (14.29%) Test Leader
5 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Gherkin
2 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) SOAP
3 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
3 3 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (14.29%) Ajax
4 2 (14.29%) CSS
4 2 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (7.14%) HTML5
5 1 (7.14%) Lambda Expressions
5 1 (7.14%) LINQ
5 1 (7.14%) Node.js
5 1 (7.14%) REST
5 1 (7.14%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Fintech
2 2 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Unix
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) BDD
3 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Automation Testing
5 4 (28.57%) DevOps
5 4 (28.57%) Open Source
5 4 (28.57%) Performance Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 4 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
5 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
6 3 (21.43%) Manual Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 3 (21.43%) TDD
6 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
6 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Agile Testing
7 2 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) Perl
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
2 4 (28.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (14.29%) ISEB
3 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft