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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 144 -
Rank change year-on-year +54 -  
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 42 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.14% 0.042% -
As % of the Development Applications category 11.70% 0.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 33 0 0
Median salary £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 Birmingham with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 359 342 361
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 18.27% 14.26% 17.90%
Number of salaries quoted 303 288 303
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

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

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 Birmingham region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 43 (93.48%) BDD
2 41 (89.13%) Finance
3 34 (73.91%) C#
4 32 (69.57%) Jenkins
5 31 (67.39%) .NET
6 30 (65.22%) Gherkin
7 27 (58.70%) Selenium
7 27 (58.70%) Test Automation
8 21 (45.65%) JavaScript
9 19 (41.30%) HTML
9 19 (41.30%) CSS
9 19 (41.30%) KnockoutJS
10 18 (39.13%) REST
10 18 (39.13%) TypeScript
10 18 (39.13%) OO
10 18 (39.13%) OOD
10 18 (39.13%) jQuery
10 18 (39.13%) Ajax
11 15 (32.61%) Unit Testing
12 14 (30.43%) NUnit
12 14 (30.43%) JMeter
13 13 (28.26%) Visual Studio
13 13 (28.26%) .NET Framework
13 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (26.09%) WATIR
14 12 (26.09%) Java
14 12 (26.09%) AngularJS
15 11 (23.91%) Angular 2
15 11 (23.91%) JIRA
15 11 (23.91%) QA

SpecFlow
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.17%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) MarkLogic
1 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.17%) Big Data
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 32 (69.57%) Jenkins
2 27 (58.70%) Selenium
3 14 (30.43%) JMeter
3 14 (30.43%) NUnit
4 13 (28.26%) Visual Studio
5 12 (26.09%) WATIR
6 11 (23.91%) JIRA
7 10 (21.74%) eggPlant
7 10 (21.74%) JBehave
7 10 (21.74%) Ranorex
7 10 (21.74%) SoapUI
8 4 (8.70%) JUnit
9 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
9 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
9 2 (4.35%) Jasmine
9 2 (4.35%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (4.35%) RSpec
9 2 (4.35%) Subversion
9 2 (4.35%) TestNG
9 2 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 41 (89.13%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (71.74%) Developer
2 29 (63.04%) Senior Developer
3 18 (39.13%) Senior Software Developer
3 18 (39.13%) Software Developer
4 14 (30.43%) Developer in Test
5 13 (28.26%) C# Developer
6 11 (23.91%) Analyst
6 11 (23.91%) Angular Developer
6 11 (23.91%) Test Analyst
7 10 (21.74%) Senior C# Developer
8 9 (19.57%) Tester
9 8 (17.39%) Test Engineer
10 6 (13.04%) QA Analyst
10 6 (13.04%) QA Engineer
10 6 (13.04%) QA Test Analyst
10 6 (13.04%) QA Tester
10 6 (13.04%) Senior QA Analyst
10 6 (13.04%) Senior QA Engineer
10 6 (13.04%) Senior Test Analyst
10 6 (13.04%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (67.39%) .NET
2 30 (65.22%) Gherkin
3 19 (41.30%) CSS
3 19 (41.30%) HTML
3 19 (41.30%) KnockoutJS
4 18 (39.13%) Ajax
4 18 (39.13%) jQuery
4 18 (39.13%) REST
5 13 (28.26%) .NET Framework
6 12 (26.09%) AngularJS
7 11 (23.91%) Angular 2
8 10 (21.74%) SOAP
9 2 (4.35%) Apache Flex
9 2 (4.35%) GWT
9 2 (4.35%) Middleware
10 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (2.17%) Entity Framework
10 1 (2.17%) Node.js
10 1 (2.17%) RESTful
10 1 (2.17%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Unix
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (93.48%) BDD
2 27 (58.70%) Test Automation
3 18 (39.13%) OO
3 18 (39.13%) OOD
4 15 (32.61%) Unit Testing
5 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (21.74%) Open Source
7 9 (19.57%) Test Management
7 9 (19.57%) Test Scripting
8 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Performance Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Process Improvement
9 3 (6.52%) Regression Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (4.35%) Agile Testing
10 2 (4.35%) ATDD
10 2 (4.35%) DevOps
10 2 (4.35%) Scalability Testing
10 2 (4.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 34 (73.91%) C#
2 21 (45.65%) JavaScript
3 18 (39.13%) TypeScript
4 12 (26.09%) Java
5 3 (6.52%) Perl
6 2 (4.35%) Ruby
6 2 (4.35%) SQL
6 2 (4.35%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (23.91%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (4.35%) Atlassian