Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 - 56
Rank change year-on-year - +56 -
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 12 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.88% - 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.34% - 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 1
Chester median annual salary £40,000 - £40,000
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Chester with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 116 43 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 27.82% 16.17% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 102 39 61
Chester median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,250 £60,750
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for SpecFlow in Chester

SpecFlow
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for SpecFlow in Chester

SpecFlow
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SpecFlow in Chester over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SpecFlow in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Chester region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) QA
1 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (91.67%) Scrum
2 11 (91.67%) Selenium
2 11 (91.67%) SOAP
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) WebDriver
2 11 (91.67%) Cucumber
2 11 (91.67%) Process Improvement
2 11 (91.67%) Gherkin
2 11 (91.67%) SoapUI
2 11 (91.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) API Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (8.33%) Fiddler
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) ISEB
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA

SpecFlow
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Cucumber
1 11 (91.67%) Selenium
1 11 (91.67%) SoapUI
1 11 (91.67%) WebDriver
2 1 (8.33%) Fiddler
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Automation Tester
1 10 (83.33%) Senior Automation Tester
1 10 (83.33%) Senior Tester
1 10 (83.33%) Tester
2 8 (66.67%) Lead Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (8.33%) QA Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) Gherkin
1 11 (91.67%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) Process Improvement
2 11 (91.67%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) API Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) QA