Period
to 22 October 2017

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 6 months to 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 197 184
Rank change year-on-year +51 -13 +7
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 50 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.31% 0.40% 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.64% 2.69% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 46 16 6
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -23.81%
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -23.81%

SpecFlow is in the Development Applications category. The following 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.

All Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 753 706 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 19.78% 14.76% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 632 617 607
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -3.75% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,976 £26,550
90th Percentile £63,000 £57,500 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing SpecFlow as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

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 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for SpecFlow in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 50 (100.00%) BDD
2 41 (82.00%) C#
3 40 (80.00%) Finance
4 38 (76.00%) Jenkins
5 35 (70.00%) .NET
6 33 (66.00%) Test Automation
7 32 (64.00%) Selenium
8 31 (62.00%) Gherkin
9 19 (38.00%) REST
10 17 (34.00%) KnockoutJS
10 17 (34.00%) TypeScript
10 17 (34.00%) OOD
10 17 (34.00%) HTML
10 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
10 17 (34.00%) CSS
10 17 (34.00%) OO
10 17 (34.00%) jQuery
10 17 (34.00%) Ajax
11 16 (32.00%) JMeter
11 16 (32.00%) JIRA
11 16 (32.00%) Java
12 15 (30.00%) Visual Studio
12 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (30.00%) NUnit
12 15 (30.00%) Unit Testing
13 14 (28.00%) WATIR
13 14 (28.00%) AngularJS
13 14 (28.00%) Angular 2
13 14 (28.00%) .NET Framework
14 12 (24.00%) Open Source

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 2 (4.00%) Confluence
2 1 (2.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.00%) MarkLogic
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 38 (76.00%) Jenkins
2 32 (64.00%) Selenium
3 16 (32.00%) JIRA
3 16 (32.00%) JMeter
4 15 (30.00%) NUnit
4 15 (30.00%) Visual Studio
5 14 (28.00%) WATIR
6 11 (22.00%) SoapUI
7 9 (18.00%) eggPlant
7 9 (18.00%) JBehave
7 9 (18.00%) Ranorex
8 8 (16.00%) JUnit
9 7 (14.00%) WebDriver
10 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
11 5 (10.00%) Capybara
11 5 (10.00%) Cucumber
11 5 (10.00%) Jasmine
11 5 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
11 5 (10.00%) Protractor
11 5 (10.00%) RSpec
General
1 40 (80.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (64.00%) Developer
2 30 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 17 (34.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 17 (34.00%) Software Developer
4 15 (30.00%) Developer in Test
4 15 (30.00%) Test Engineer
5 14 (28.00%) Angular Developer
5 14 (28.00%) C# Developer
6 13 (26.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 11 (22.00%) Analyst
7 11 (22.00%) Test Analyst
8 10 (20.00%) Tester
9 9 (18.00%) Senior Test Engineer
10 8 (16.00%) QA Analyst
10 8 (16.00%) QA Engineer
10 8 (16.00%) QA Test Analyst
10 8 (16.00%) QA Tester
10 8 (16.00%) Senior QA Analyst
10 8 (16.00%) Senior QA Engineer
10 8 (16.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (70.00%) .NET
2 31 (62.00%) Gherkin
3 19 (38.00%) REST
4 17 (34.00%) Ajax
4 17 (34.00%) CSS
4 17 (34.00%) HTML
4 17 (34.00%) jQuery
4 17 (34.00%) KnockoutJS
5 14 (28.00%) .NET Framework
5 14 (28.00%) Angular 2
5 14 (28.00%) AngularJS
6 11 (22.00%) SOAP
7 5 (10.00%) Apache Flex
7 5 (10.00%) GWT
8 2 (4.00%) Web Services
9 1 (2.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Fintech
2 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (100.00%) BDD
2 33 (66.00%) Test Automation
3 17 (34.00%) OO
3 17 (34.00%) OOD
4 15 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 12 (24.00%) Open Source
6 10 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 9 (18.00%) TDD
7 9 (18.00%) Test Management
8 6 (12.00%) ATDD
8 6 (12.00%) Exploratory Testing
9 5 (10.00%) Agile Testing
9 5 (10.00%) Context-Driven Testing
10 2 (4.00%) API Testing
10 2 (4.00%) Functional Testing
10 2 (4.00%) SDLC
10 2 (4.00%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.00%) System Integration Testing
10 2 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (82.00%) C#
2 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (34.00%) TypeScript
3 16 (32.00%) Java
4 9 (18.00%) SQL
5 7 (14.00%) Ruby
6 2 (4.00%) Python
6 2 (4.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) ISEB
1 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) CA Agile Central
2 5 (10.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (4.00%) New Relic
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft