Period
to 24 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 24 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 252 248
Rank change year-on-year +62 -4 +17
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 34 11 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.67% 0.17% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.44% 0.96% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 37 11 28
East Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,750 £30,875
90th Percentile £56,250 £58,750 £49,125
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -9.09% +4.76%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 987 1150 1202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.42% 17.87% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 818 991 1040
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing SpecFlow as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for SpecFlow in the East Midlands

SpecFlow
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for SpecFlow in the East Midlands

SpecFlow
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SpecFlow in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 24 September 2017.

Salary histogram for SpecFlow in the East Midlands

SpecFlow
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SpecFlow within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 September 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +25 25 £52,500 - 1
Northamptonshire +9 8 £55,000 +37.50%
Lincolnshire - 5 £55,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £45,500 -
SpecFlow
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 33 (97.06%) Test Automation
2 31 (91.18%) C#
3 30 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (79.41%) Cucumber
5 21 (61.76%) Java
6 19 (55.88%) BDD
7 15 (44.12%) Jenkins
7 15 (44.12%) SQL
7 15 (44.12%) .NET
8 14 (41.18%) JIRA
8 14 (41.18%) Selenium
9 13 (38.24%) Ruby
9 13 (38.24%) JUnit
9 13 (38.24%) Python
10 12 (35.29%) Calabash
10 12 (35.29%) Appium
10 12 (35.29%) Confluence
10 12 (35.29%) Gatling
10 12 (35.29%) JMeter
10 12 (35.29%) JBehave
10 12 (35.29%) TeamCity
11 11 (32.35%) TDD
12 7 (20.59%) WebDriver
12 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
12 7 (20.59%) SDET
12 7 (20.59%) Test Strategy
12 7 (20.59%) DevOps
13 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (17.65%) Manual Testing
14 5 (14.71%) Test Scripting

SpecFlow
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 12 (35.29%) Confluence
2 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.88%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Boomi
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Biml
2 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.82%) Power BI
2 3 (8.82%) PowerPivot
2 3 (8.82%) SAP BW
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2016
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (79.41%) Cucumber
2 15 (44.12%) Jenkins
3 14 (41.18%) JIRA
3 14 (41.18%) Selenium
4 13 (38.24%) JUnit
5 12 (35.29%) Appium
5 12 (35.29%) Calabash
5 12 (35.29%) Gatling
5 12 (35.29%) JBehave
5 12 (35.29%) JMeter
5 12 (35.29%) TeamCity
6 7 (20.59%) WebDriver
7 3 (8.82%) MSTest
7 3 (8.82%) NUnit
7 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
8 2 (5.88%) TestRail
8 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
9 1 (2.94%) Jasmine
9 1 (2.94%) Protractor
General
1 3 (8.82%) Banking
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
1 3 (8.82%) Retail
1 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Developer
1 17 (50.00%) Tester
2 16 (47.06%) Automation Tester
3 15 (44.12%) Developer in Test
4 13 (38.24%) Test Automation Developer
5 4 (11.76%) .NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (11.76%) C# Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Lead Tester
6 3 (8.82%) Test Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Test Automation Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Test Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.94%) Automation Test Lead
8 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Manual Tester
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) .NET
2 4 (11.76%) RESTful
3 3 (8.82%) MDX
4 2 (5.88%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Android
1 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (97.06%) Test Automation
2 30 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (55.88%) BDD
4 11 (32.35%) TDD
5 7 (20.59%) DevOps
5 7 (20.59%) SDET
5 7 (20.59%) Test Strategy
6 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (17.65%) Manual Testing
7 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
7 5 (14.71%) Test Scripting
8 4 (11.76%) Analytics
8 4 (11.76%) Scrum
8 4 (11.76%) SDLC
9 3 (8.82%) Business Analysis
9 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (8.82%) Predictive Analytics
9 3 (8.82%) Software Testing
9 3 (8.82%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 31 (91.18%) C#
2 21 (61.76%) Java
3 15 (44.12%) SQL
4 13 (38.24%) Python
4 13 (38.24%) Ruby
5 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
5 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.94%) Groovy
6 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) ISEB
2 3 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Dell
1 3 (8.82%) SAP
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Xamarin