Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 221 203 235
Rank change year-on-year -18 +32 +1
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 37 37 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.56% 0.65% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.45% 3.48% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 32 37 38
Hampshire median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +28.57% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,875 £32,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,509 1,064 1,368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 22.65% 18.67% 20.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,307 988 1,223
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% -2.35%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SpecFlow in Hampshire

SpecFlow
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for SpecFlow in Hampshire

SpecFlow
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SpecFlow in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SpecFlow in Hampshire

SpecFlow
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SpecFlow within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. 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
Southampton -6 10 £37,500 -25.00%
Basingstoke -32 8 £45,000 -14.29% 1
Winchester -13 7 £35,000 -9.68%
Eastleigh - 5 £50,000 - 1
Farnborough - 3 £50,000 -
Portsmouth +14 1 £42,500 -5.56%
Andover -5 1 - -
Fleet - 1 £45,000 -
SpecFlow
South East

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 34 (91.89%) Test Automation
2 32 (86.49%) C#
3 29 (78.38%) Selenium
4 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (54.05%) .NET
6 16 (43.24%) BDD
7 14 (37.84%) QA
7 14 (37.84%) Web Services
8 12 (32.43%) NUnit
9 11 (29.73%) TDD
9 11 (29.73%) .NET Framework
9 11 (29.73%) Java
10 10 (27.03%) Software Testing
11 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
12 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
12 8 (21.62%) Regression Testing
12 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (21.62%) WebDriver
12 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
12 8 (21.62%) Test Strategy
12 8 (21.62%) Self-Motivation
13 7 (18.92%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (18.92%) Defect Management
13 7 (18.92%) Cucumber
13 7 (18.92%) Manual Testing
13 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
14 6 (16.22%) Information Management
14 6 (16.22%) Scrum
14 6 (16.22%) Integration Testing
14 6 (16.22%) Product Management

SpecFlow
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 5 (13.51%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) PuTTY
1 1 (2.70%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) Big Data
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 29 (78.38%) Selenium
2 12 (32.43%) NUnit
3 8 (21.62%) WebDriver
4 7 (18.92%) Cucumber
5 3 (8.11%) Appium
5 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
5 3 (8.11%) JIRA
5 3 (8.11%) Maven
5 3 (8.11%) SoapUI
6 2 (5.41%) Ant
6 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.41%) Protractor
6 2 (5.41%) Robot Framework
7 1 (2.70%) Gradle
7 1 (2.70%) HP UFT
7 1 (2.70%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.70%) TestNG
7 1 (2.70%) Toad
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Analyst
2 10 (27.03%) Test Analyst
3 9 (24.32%) .NET Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Tester
4 7 (18.92%) Automation Test Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Automation Tester
5 6 (16.22%) .NET Software Developer
5 6 (16.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (16.22%) C# Developer
5 6 (16.22%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (16.22%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 6 (16.22%) Selenium Tester
5 6 (16.22%) Software Developer
6 5 (13.51%) QA Analyst
7 4 (10.81%) Senior Tester
7 4 (10.81%) Test Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Test Leader
8 3 (8.11%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (54.05%) .NET
2 14 (37.84%) Web Services
3 11 (29.73%) .NET Framework
4 6 (16.22%) Gherkin
5 5 (13.51%) SOAP
6 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
6 3 (8.11%) CSS
6 3 (8.11%) HTML
6 3 (8.11%) jQuery
6 3 (8.11%) XML
7 2 (5.41%) RESTful
8 1 (2.70%) JSON
8 1 (2.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (91.89%) Test Automation
2 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (43.24%) BDD
4 11 (29.73%) TDD
5 10 (27.03%) Software Testing
6 8 (21.62%) Regression Testing
6 8 (21.62%) Test Strategy
7 7 (18.92%) Defect Management
7 7 (18.92%) Manual Testing
7 7 (18.92%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (16.22%) Information Management
8 6 (16.22%) Integration Testing
8 6 (16.22%) Product Management
8 6 (16.22%) Scenario Testing
8 6 (16.22%) Scrum
8 6 (16.22%) System Integration Testing
8 6 (16.22%) Web Application Development
9 5 (13.51%) API Testing
9 5 (13.51%) OOP
10 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 32 (86.49%) C#
2 11 (29.73%) Java
3 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
4 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
5 5 (13.51%) PHP
6 4 (10.81%) Ruby
7 3 (8.11%) SQL
8 2 (5.41%) Python
9 1 (2.70%) F#
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.41%) ISEB
4 1 (2.70%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (37.84%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Docker
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) VMware
3 1 (2.70%) HP
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.70%) Software AG
3 1 (2.70%) webMethods
3 1 (2.70%) Xamarin