Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 198 236 248
Rank change year-on-year +38 +12 -24
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 49 37 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.77% 0.54% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.56% 2.87% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 45 38 8
Hampshire median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £54,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -12.00% +33.33%

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 1,375 1,289 1,223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 21.75% 18.80% 19.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,177 1,155 1,047
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £30,750 £28,600 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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
Basingstoke -1 17 £45,000 +2.27%
Winchester +8 11 £43,000 +10.97% 1
Andover - 7 £43,750 -
Southampton +20 5 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Waterlooville - 3 £34,000 -
Farnborough - 3 £43,750 -
Eastleigh - 2 £50,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £42,500 -
SpecFlow
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 48 (97.96%) Test Automation
2 46 (93.88%) C#
3 44 (89.80%) Selenium
4 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (55.10%) BDD
6 23 (46.94%) Scrum
7 19 (38.78%) Software Testing
8 17 (34.69%) QA
8 17 (34.69%) WebDriver
9 16 (32.65%) Web Services
10 15 (30.61%) Degree
11 14 (28.57%) Regression Testing
11 14 (28.57%) OOP
11 14 (28.57%) Test Strategy
11 14 (28.57%) Manual Testing
11 14 (28.57%) Scenario Testing
12 13 (26.53%) Java
12 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
13 12 (24.49%) .NET
13 12 (24.49%) PowerShell
14 11 (22.45%) Integration Testing
14 11 (22.45%) Cucumber
14 11 (22.45%) System Integration Testing
14 11 (22.45%) Defect Management
14 11 (22.45%) SOAP
14 11 (22.45%) BizTalk Server
15 10 (20.41%) SDET
16 8 (16.33%) Self-Motivation
16 8 (16.33%) TDD
16 8 (16.33%) Mathematics

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 11 (22.45%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) Big Data
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 44 (89.80%) Selenium
2 17 (34.69%) WebDriver
3 11 (22.45%) Cucumber
4 6 (12.24%) JMeter
4 6 (12.24%) NUnit
5 5 (10.20%) JIRA
6 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
7 2 (4.08%) Ant
7 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.08%) Maven
7 2 (4.08%) Robot Framework
7 2 (4.08%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.04%) Appium
8 1 (2.04%) Calabash
8 1 (2.04%) Ranorex
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Games
2 1 (2.04%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Tester
2 17 (34.69%) Automation Tester
3 15 (30.61%) Developer
4 11 (22.45%) Test Engineer
5 10 (20.41%) Analyst
5 10 (20.41%) Developer in Test
5 10 (20.41%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 10 (20.41%) Selenium Tester
5 10 (20.41%) Senior Tester
5 10 (20.41%) Test Analyst
5 10 (20.41%) Test Leader
6 9 (18.37%) Automation Test Lead
7 8 (16.33%) Lead Tester
7 8 (16.33%) Senior Automation Tester
8 7 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
9 6 (12.24%) C# Developer
9 6 (12.24%) Test Automation Developer
10 5 (10.20%) .NET Developer
10 5 (10.20%) C# Software Developer
10 5 (10.20%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.65%) Web Services
2 12 (24.49%) .NET
3 11 (22.45%) SOAP
4 7 (14.29%) Gherkin
5 6 (12.24%) .NET Framework
6 3 (6.12%) HTML
6 3 (6.12%) XML
7 2 (4.08%) JSON
7 2 (4.08%) RESTful
8 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.04%) CSS
8 1 (2.04%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (6.12%) Fintech
3 2 (4.08%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (97.96%) Test Automation
2 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (55.10%) BDD
4 23 (46.94%) Scrum
5 19 (38.78%) Software Testing
6 14 (28.57%) Manual Testing
6 14 (28.57%) OOP
6 14 (28.57%) Regression Testing
6 14 (28.57%) Scenario Testing
6 14 (28.57%) Test Strategy
7 11 (22.45%) Defect Management
7 11 (22.45%) Integration Testing
7 11 (22.45%) System Integration Testing
8 10 (20.41%) SDET
9 8 (16.33%) Mathematics
9 8 (16.33%) TDD
10 6 (12.24%) Security Testing
11 4 (8.16%) Information Management
11 4 (8.16%) Product Management
11 4 (8.16%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (93.88%) C#
2 13 (26.53%) Java
3 12 (24.49%) PowerShell
4 6 (12.24%) SQL
5 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.20%) PHP
6 4 (8.16%) Ruby
7 2 (4.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (30.61%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) ISEB
3 2 (4.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (34.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle
2 3 (6.12%) VMware
3 1 (2.04%) Xamarin