Period
to 28 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 28 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
England > East of England
6 months to
28 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 205 171 247
Rank change year-on-year -34 +76 +45
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 19 9 32
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.40% 0.29% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.73% 1.51% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 11
10th Percentile " £36,250 "
25th Percentile £53,750 £41,250 £41,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £65,000 " £53,375
90th Percentile " £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 697 596 1,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.72% 18.95% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 428 455 972
10th Percentile £37,275 £31,750 £32,025
25th Percentile £45,938 £38,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% - -
75th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £72,875 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing SpecFlow as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for SpecFlow in the East of England

SpecFlow
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SpecFlow in the East of England.

Salary trend for SpecFlow in the East of England

SpecFlow
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing SpecFlow in the East of England over the 6 months to 28 July 2021.

Salary histogram for SpecFlow in the East of England

SpecFlow
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SpecFlow within the East of England region over the 6 months to 28 July 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire -32 14 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Hertfordshire - 3 £57,500 -
Essex -1 1 - -
Bedfordshire -12 1 £90,000 +111.76%
SpecFlow
England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2021, 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 East of England region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 18 (94.74%) C#
1 18 (94.74%) Test Automation
2 15 (78.95%) Software Testing
3 14 (73.68%) BDD
4 13 (68.42%) Selenium
5 11 (57.89%) Azure
5 11 (57.89%) DevOps
6 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (47.37%) Microservices
8 8 (42.11%) Kubernetes
8 8 (42.11%) SDET
8 8 (42.11%) WebDriver
8 8 (42.11%) Performance Testing
9 7 (36.84%) C++
9 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
9 7 (36.84%) Windows
9 7 (36.84%) OO
9 7 (36.84%) API Testing
9 7 (36.84%) Greenfield Project
9 7 (36.84%) React
10 6 (31.58%) Non-Functional Testing
10 6 (31.58%) GitHub
10 6 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (31.58%) Docker
10 6 (31.58%) .NET
10 6 (31.58%) Bloomberg
10 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
10 6 (31.58%) Regression Testing
10 6 (31.58%) Security Testing
10 6 (31.58%) Kanban

SpecFlow
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Cloud Services
1 11 (57.89%) Azure
2 6 (31.58%) GitHub
3 4 (21.05%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (68.42%) Selenium
2 8 (42.11%) WebDriver
3 6 (31.58%) JIRA
3 6 (31.58%) ReSharper
3 6 (31.58%) TeamCity
3 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.26%) Gatling
4 1 (5.26%) JMeter
4 1 (5.26%) Log4Net
4 1 (5.26%) NeoLoad
4 1 (5.26%) NUnit
General
1 4 (21.05%) Social Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Test Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Development Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Software Development Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Software Test Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Test Development Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) QA Automation Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) QA Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) QA Test Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior QA Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
7 1 (5.26%) Performance Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Performance Test Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) React
2 6 (31.58%) .NET
3 3 (15.79%) .NET Core
3 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) EDIFACT
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) JSON
4 1 (5.26%) NLog
4 1 (5.26%) RESTful
4 1 (5.26%) Swagger
4 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (21.05%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Test Automation
2 15 (78.95%) Software Testing
3 14 (73.68%) BDD
4 11 (57.89%) DevOps
5 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (47.37%) Microservices
7 8 (42.11%) Performance Testing
7 8 (42.11%) SDET
8 7 (36.84%) API Testing
8 7 (36.84%) OO
9 6 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (31.58%) Kanban
9 6 (31.58%) Non-Functional Testing
9 6 (31.58%) Regression Testing
9 6 (31.58%) Security Testing
10 4 (21.05%) Disruptive Innovation
11 3 (15.79%) QA Automation
11 3 (15.79%) Scrum
12 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
12 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) C
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) Ruby
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) TypeScript
3 1 (5.26%) VB
3 1 (5.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) ANSYS
1 6 (31.58%) Bloomberg
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft