Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 182 204
Rank change year-on-year +13 +22 +63
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 39 44 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.82% 0.86% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.42% 3.69% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 37 41 29
Leeds median annual salary £52,500 £45,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +19.74% -10.59%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £40,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year -1.10% +19.74% -10.59%

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 Leeds with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,142 1,194 1,147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 24.01% 23.36% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 982 1,046 968
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £56,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for SpecFlow in Leeds

SpecFlow
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for SpecFlow in Leeds

SpecFlow
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SpecFlow in Leeds over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for SpecFlow in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 37 (94.87%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (92.31%) Test Automation
3 32 (82.05%) C#
4 29 (74.36%) Selenium
5 18 (46.15%) Cucumber
6 17 (43.59%) WebDriver
7 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
8 14 (35.90%) Finance
8 14 (35.90%) Performance Testing
9 13 (33.33%) Java
10 12 (30.77%) BDD
10 12 (30.77%) SDET
11 10 (25.64%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (25.64%) .NET
11 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
12 9 (23.08%) ISTQB
12 9 (23.08%) Degree
12 9 (23.08%) ISEB
12 9 (23.08%) SQL
12 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
12 9 (23.08%) Exploratory Testing
13 7 (17.95%) JIRA
13 7 (17.95%) FitNesse
13 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (17.95%) Software Testing
13 7 (17.95%) T-SQL
13 7 (17.95%) SOAP
13 7 (17.95%) Web Services
13 7 (17.95%) XML
13 7 (17.95%) XSD

SpecFlow
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (5.13%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) BlazeMeter
1 2 (5.13%) BrowserStack
2 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 29 (74.36%) Selenium
2 18 (46.15%) Cucumber
3 17 (43.59%) WebDriver
4 10 (25.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
6 7 (17.95%) FitNesse
6 7 (17.95%) JIRA
6 7 (17.95%) tSQLt
7 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
8 2 (5.13%) Appium
8 2 (5.13%) NUnit
8 2 (5.13%) Subversion
8 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
8 2 (5.13%) Zephyr
9 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (35.90%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Retail
3 3 (7.69%) Marketing
4 2 (5.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Developer
2 12 (30.77%) Developer in Test
2 12 (30.77%) Software Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Analyst
3 9 (23.08%) Test Analyst
4 8 (20.51%) Automation Test Analyst
4 8 (20.51%) Tester
5 7 (17.95%) Principal Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) Principal Test Engineer
5 7 (17.95%) Software Tester
5 7 (17.95%) Test Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) C# Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Senior Software Tester
6 5 (12.82%) Senior Tester
7 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Automation Tester
7 3 (7.69%) Manual Test Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (7.69%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) .NET
2 7 (17.95%) SOAP
2 7 (17.95%) Web Services
2 7 (17.95%) WSDL
2 7 (17.95%) XML
2 7 (17.95%) XSD
3 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (7.69%) REST
3 3 (7.69%) WCF
3 3 (7.69%) WPF
4 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.56%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) NHS
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (94.87%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (92.31%) Test Automation
3 14 (35.90%) Performance Testing
4 12 (30.77%) BDD
4 12 (30.77%) SDET
5 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
6 9 (23.08%) Exploratory Testing
7 7 (17.95%) ATDD
7 7 (17.95%) Software Testing
8 5 (12.82%) Integration Testing
8 5 (12.82%) Regression Testing
8 5 (12.82%) Web Testing
9 3 (7.69%) MVC
10 2 (5.13%) Data Validation
10 2 (5.13%) Manual Testing
10 2 (5.13%) Project Management
10 2 (5.13%) Security Testing
10 2 (5.13%) System Testing
10 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (5.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 32 (82.05%) C#
2 13 (33.33%) Java
3 9 (23.08%) SQL
4 7 (17.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Degree
1 9 (23.08%) ISEB
1 9 (23.08%) ISTQB
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft