Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 162 174
Rank change year-on-year -11 +12 +26
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 29 42 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.75% 1.10% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.95% 4.97% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 28 37 14
Bristol median annual salary £51,250 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.89% +7.95% -20.00%
10th Percentile £38,000 £37,450 £28,250
90th Percentile £60,375 £57,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +14.29%

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 Bristol with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 982 845 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 25.28% 22.13% 18.11%
Number of salaries quoted 797 730 579
Bristol median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,450
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for SpecFlow in Bristol

SpecFlow
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for SpecFlow in Bristol

SpecFlow
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SpecFlow in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Salary histogram for SpecFlow in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT jobs citing SpecFlow also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 29 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (86.21%) Test Automation
2 25 (86.21%) Cucumber
3 23 (79.31%) Selenium
3 23 (79.31%) C#
4 19 (65.52%) BDD
5 14 (48.28%) Java
6 13 (44.83%) QA
6 13 (44.83%) Git (software)
6 13 (44.83%) Jenkins
7 12 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (41.38%) TDD
8 11 (37.93%) Ruby
8 11 (37.93%) SDET
9 10 (34.48%) SQL
10 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
10 9 (31.03%) WebDriver
11 8 (27.59%) JBehave
11 8 (27.59%) Python
11 8 (27.59%) Scrum
11 8 (27.59%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (24.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (24.14%) Finance
13 6 (20.69%) JUnit
13 6 (20.69%) .NET
13 6 (20.69%) Maven
13 6 (20.69%) TeamCity
13 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (20.69%) GitLab
13 6 (20.69%) Functional Testing

SpecFlow
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (6.90%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) npm
1 2 (6.90%) NuGet
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) IaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) PaaS
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (86.21%) Cucumber
2 23 (79.31%) Selenium
3 13 (44.83%) Git (software)
3 13 (44.83%) Jenkins
4 9 (31.03%) WebDriver
5 8 (27.59%) JBehave
6 7 (24.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (20.69%) GitLab
7 6 (20.69%) JUnit
7 6 (20.69%) Maven
7 6 (20.69%) TeamCity
8 4 (13.79%) CruiseControl
8 4 (13.79%) Hudson
8 4 (13.79%) NUnit
9 3 (10.34%) Protractor
10 2 (6.90%) Calabash
10 2 (6.90%) Gatling
10 2 (6.90%) Moq
10 2 (6.90%) XMLUnit
10 2 (6.90%) xUnit.net
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Advertising
2 4 (13.79%) Back Office
3 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Test Automation Engineer
1 13 (44.83%) Test Engineer
2 12 (41.38%) Analyst
2 12 (41.38%) Automation Tester
2 12 (41.38%) Tester
3 8 (27.59%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Java Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Lead Test Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) QA Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) QA Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) QA Leader
4 4 (13.79%) QA Test Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Java Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior QA Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Senior QA Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior QA Test Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Test Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) .NET
2 4 (13.79%) Gherkin
3 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
3 3 (10.34%) JSON
3 3 (10.34%) React
4 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Core
4 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (6.90%) Autofac
4 2 (6.90%) Code First Entity Framework
4 2 (6.90%) CSS
4 2 (6.90%) D3.js
4 2 (6.90%) Entity Framework
4 2 (6.90%) HTML
4 2 (6.90%) Node.js
4 2 (6.90%) Redux
4 2 (6.90%) XML
5 1 (3.45%) Behat
5 1 (3.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (20.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Android
1 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (86.21%) Test Automation
3 19 (65.52%) BDD
4 12 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (41.38%) TDD
5 11 (37.93%) SDET
6 8 (27.59%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (27.59%) Scrum
7 6 (20.69%) Functional Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Exploratory Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Test Strategy
8 4 (13.79%) User Stories
9 3 (10.34%) DevOps
9 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
9 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
10 2 (6.90%) Collaborative Working
10 2 (6.90%) Kanban
10 2 (6.90%) MVC
10 2 (6.90%) OOD
10 2 (6.90%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) C#
2 14 (48.28%) Java
3 11 (37.93%) Ruby
4 10 (34.48%) SQL
5 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
6 8 (27.59%) Python
7 2 (6.90%) C
8 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) ISEB
3 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (44.83%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Cadence
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle