Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
South West > Bristol
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 153 166
Rank change year-on-year -4 +13 +26
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 36 48 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.96% 1.26% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.77% 5.71% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29 45 13
Bristol median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +7.95% -20.00%
10th Percentile £38,600 £37,050 £28,250
90th Percentile £60,250 £56,250 £60,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.95% +10.00% +1.91%

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 954 840 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 25.57% 22.00% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 738 701 482
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +1.91%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +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 26 September 2018.

Salary histogram for SpecFlow in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 36 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 36 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 33 (91.67%) C#
3 29 (80.56%) Selenium
4 23 (63.89%) BDD
5 21 (58.33%) QA
6 19 (52.78%) Git (software)
6 19 (52.78%) Cucumber
7 18 (50.00%) Ruby
8 17 (47.22%) JavaScript
9 16 (44.44%) Java
10 15 (41.67%) WebDriver
11 14 (38.89%) TDD
11 14 (38.89%) SDET
12 13 (36.11%) SQL
12 13 (36.11%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (33.33%) Test Strategy
14 11 (30.56%) Scrum
14 11 (30.56%) Jenkins
15 10 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
15 10 (27.78%) JBehave
15 10 (27.78%) Test Scripting
16 9 (25.00%) Test Management
17 8 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 8 (22.22%) Python
17 8 (22.22%) Maven
17 8 (22.22%) Functional Testing
17 8 (22.22%) DevOps
17 8 (22.22%) GitLab
18 7 (19.44%) JMeter

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 (16.67%) CMS
2 2 (5.56%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.33%) npm
2 3 (8.33%) NuGet
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (80.56%) Selenium
2 19 (52.78%) Cucumber
2 19 (52.78%) Git (software)
3 15 (41.67%) WebDriver
4 11 (30.56%) Jenkins
5 10 (27.78%) JBehave
6 8 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (22.22%) GitLab
6 8 (22.22%) Maven
7 7 (19.44%) JMeter
8 6 (16.67%) git-flow
8 6 (16.67%) SoapUI
9 5 (13.89%) LoadRunner
9 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (13.89%) TestComplete
9 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
9 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (8.33%) JUnit
10 3 (8.33%) Moq
10 3 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
2 4 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Back Office
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Automation Tester
1 17 (47.22%) Tester
2 15 (41.67%) Test Engineer
3 14 (38.89%) Test Automation Engineer
4 10 (27.78%) Analyst
5 7 (19.44%) Automation Test Analyst
5 7 (19.44%) Test Leader
6 6 (16.67%) QA Automation Tester
6 6 (16.67%) QA Tester
6 6 (16.67%) Senior Automation Tester
6 6 (16.67%) Senior QA Tester
6 6 (16.67%) Senior Tester
6 6 (16.67%) Test Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) Automation Test Lead
7 4 (11.11%) QA Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) QA Automation Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) QA Test Engineer
7 4 (11.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) Gherkin
2 6 (16.67%) SOAP
3 5 (13.89%) Web Services
4 4 (11.11%) .NET
4 4 (11.11%) JSON
4 4 (11.11%) XML
5 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Core
5 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (8.33%) Autofac
5 3 (8.33%) Code First Entity Framework
5 3 (8.33%) CSS
5 3 (8.33%) Entity Framework
5 3 (8.33%) HTML
5 3 (8.33%) Node.js
5 3 (8.33%) React
5 3 (8.33%) Redux
6 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.56%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Android
1 7 (19.44%) Apple iOS
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 36 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 23 (63.89%) BDD
3 14 (38.89%) SDET
3 14 (38.89%) TDD
4 13 (36.11%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (33.33%) Test Strategy
6 11 (30.56%) Scrum
7 10 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (27.78%) Test Scripting
8 9 (25.00%) Test Management
9 8 (22.22%) DevOps
9 8 (22.22%) Functional Testing
10 7 (19.44%) Open Source
11 6 (16.67%) Content Management
11 6 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Testing
11 6 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
11 6 (16.67%) QA Automation
11 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 33 (91.67%) C#
2 18 (50.00%) Ruby
3 17 (47.22%) JavaScript
4 16 (44.44%) Java
5 13 (36.11%) SQL
6 8 (22.22%) Python
7 6 (16.67%) Scala
8 3 (8.33%) C
9 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) ISTQB
2 3 (8.33%) ISEB
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (58.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Cadence