Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 151 149 178
Rank change year-on-year -2 +29 +5
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 35 52 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.00% 1.43% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.04% 6.13% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 29 47 6
Bristol median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.75% -16.82%
10th Percentile £46,000 £37,800 £33,375
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £60,625
South West median annual salary £52,500 £47,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.70% +25.33% -31.82%

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 695 848 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 19.84% 23.37% 15.92%
Number of salaries quoted 549 721 440
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £28,975
90th Percentile £63,000 £62,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +3.90%

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 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SpecFlow in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 35 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 33 (94.29%) C#
2 33 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (71.43%) Selenium
4 22 (62.86%) Ruby
5 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
6 18 (51.43%) Java
7 16 (45.71%) SQL
7 16 (45.71%) Microsoft Azure
7 16 (45.71%) Cucumber
7 16 (45.71%) BDD
8 15 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
9 14 (40.00%) ISTQB
10 13 (37.14%) QA
10 13 (37.14%) Functional Testing
10 13 (37.14%) Problem-Solving
11 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (34.29%) Git (software)
11 12 (34.29%) WebDriver
12 11 (31.43%) Test Strategy
12 11 (31.43%) DevOps
13 10 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
13 10 (28.57%) Unit Testing
13 10 (28.57%) OO
13 10 (28.57%) Web Services
14 9 (25.71%) ISEB
14 9 (25.71%) Scrum
14 9 (25.71%) Test Management
14 9 (25.71%) TypeScript
14 9 (25.71%) Protractor

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 6 (17.14%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 16 (45.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.86%) npm
3 1 (2.86%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (71.43%) Selenium
2 16 (45.71%) Cucumber
3 12 (34.29%) Git (software)
3 12 (34.29%) WebDriver
4 9 (25.71%) Protractor
5 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio Coded UI
6 6 (17.14%) git-flow
6 6 (17.14%) JMeter
6 6 (17.14%) SoapUI
7 5 (14.29%) JBehave
7 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
7 5 (14.29%) LoadRunner
7 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (14.29%) TestComplete
7 5 (14.29%) Visual Studio
7 5 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (11.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (11.43%) GitLab
8 4 (11.43%) Maven
9 3 (8.57%) NUnit
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Electronics
2 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Test Engineer
2 15 (42.86%) Test Automation Engineer
3 13 (37.14%) Tester
4 11 (31.43%) Automation Tester
5 7 (20.00%) Analyst
5 7 (20.00%) Test Analyst
6 6 (17.14%) QA Automation Tester
6 6 (17.14%) QA Tester
6 6 (17.14%) Senior Automation Tester
6 6 (17.14%) Senior QA Tester
6 6 (17.14%) Senior Tester
7 3 (8.57%) Technical Leader
7 3 (8.57%) Test Leader
8 2 (5.71%) Software Tester
8 2 (5.71%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Technical Test Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.86%) QA Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Software Test Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) Web Services
2 8 (22.86%) Gherkin
3 6 (17.14%) SOAP
4 5 (14.29%) REST
5 3 (8.57%) .NET
5 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.71%) JSON
6 2 (5.71%) WebdriverIO
6 2 (5.71%) XML
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Core
7 1 (2.86%) Autofac
7 1 (2.86%) Code First Entity Framework
7 1 (2.86%) CSS
7 1 (2.86%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.86%) HTML
7 1 (2.86%) Ninject
7 1 (2.86%) Node.js
7 1 (2.86%) React
7 1 (2.86%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Android
1 6 (17.14%) Apple iOS
1 6 (17.14%) Unix
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 33 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (45.71%) BDD
4 15 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
5 13 (37.14%) Functional Testing
5 13 (37.14%) Problem-Solving
6 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (31.43%) DevOps
7 11 (31.43%) Test Strategy
8 10 (28.57%) OO
8 10 (28.57%) Unit Testing
9 9 (25.71%) Scrum
9 9 (25.71%) Test Management
10 8 (22.86%) Exploratory Testing
10 8 (22.86%) TDD
10 8 (22.86%) Test Scripting
11 7 (20.00%) Open Source
12 6 (17.14%) Content Management
12 6 (17.14%) Task Automation
12 6 (17.14%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 33 (94.29%) C#
2 22 (62.86%) Ruby
3 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 18 (51.43%) Java
5 16 (45.71%) SQL
6 9 (25.71%) TypeScript
7 6 (17.14%) Scala
8 3 (8.57%) Python
9 2 (5.71%) C
10 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 9 (25.71%) ISEB
3 2 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (37.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle