Period
to 21 June 2018

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

SpecFlow
England > London
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 480 491 491
Rank change year-on-year +11 0 +44
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 375 357 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.54% 0.51% 0.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.66% 2.51% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 304 314 395
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £46,800 £41,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £78,375 £74,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 14,121 14,223 15,599
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.33% 20.30% 18.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11,253 11,689 13,598
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +2.80%
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SpecFlow in London

SpecFlow
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for SpecFlow in London

SpecFlow
Salary Histogram in London

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

Salary histogram for SpecFlow in London

SpecFlow
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SpecFlow within the London region over the 6 months to 21 June 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
Central London -56 67 £65,000 +4.00% 13
East London -2 12 £100,000 +42.86% 1
South London - 11 £75,000 - 1
West London +2 9 £39,000 -32.17% 2
North London +1 1 £45,000 -25.00%
SpecFlow
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 London region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 321 (85.60%) C#
2 320 (85.33%) Test Automation
3 304 (81.07%) Agile Software Development
4 291 (77.60%) Selenium
5 235 (62.67%) BDD
6 174 (46.40%) QA
7 173 (46.13%) .NET
8 171 (45.60%) Java
9 152 (40.53%) Finance
10 151 (40.27%) Cucumber
11 150 (40.00%) TDD
12 145 (38.67%) Scrum
13 125 (33.33%) SQL
14 120 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
15 107 (28.53%) NUnit
16 101 (26.93%) JavaScript
17 98 (26.13%) WebDriver
18 97 (25.87%) Web Services
19 96 (25.60%) ASP.NET
20 91 (24.27%) Gherkin
21 87 (23.20%) TeamCity
22 80 (21.33%) Team Foundation Server
23 79 (21.07%) SQL Server
24 77 (20.53%) SDET
25 76 (20.27%) AngularJS
26 72 (19.20%) Git (software)
26 72 (19.20%) Test Scripting
27 70 (18.67%) DevOps
28 69 (18.40%) Retail
29 67 (17.87%) Jenkins

SpecFlow
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 19 (5.07%) IIS
2 17 (4.53%) Confluence
3 3 (0.80%) CMS
4 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.33%) Eagle PACE
1 5 (1.33%) Front Arena
1 5 (1.33%) thinkFolio
2 2 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.53%) Endur
3 1 (0.27%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.27%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.27%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 48 (12.80%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (12.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (5.87%) BlazeMeter
4 19 (5.07%) Sauce Labs
5 8 (2.13%) SaaS
6 6 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.60%) GitHub
7 4 (1.07%) BrowserStack
8 2 (0.53%) Data Lake Analytics
8 2 (0.53%) NuGet
8 2 (0.53%) Serverless
9 1 (0.27%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.60%) LAN
1 6 (1.60%) WAN
1 6 (1.60%) Wireless
2 5 (1.33%) HTTP
3 4 (1.07%) AMQP
4 3 (0.80%) Intranet
5 1 (0.27%) Broadband
5 1 (0.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (21.07%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.47%) MongoDB
3 12 (3.20%) NoSQL
4 11 (2.93%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.33%) Big Data
6 2 (0.53%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (0.53%) Data Lake
6 2 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.27%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.27%) Endeca
7 1 (0.27%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 291 (77.60%) Selenium
2 151 (40.27%) Cucumber
3 107 (28.53%) NUnit
4 98 (26.13%) WebDriver
5 87 (23.20%) TeamCity
6 80 (21.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 72 (19.20%) Git (software)
8 67 (17.87%) Jenkins
9 61 (16.27%) JMeter
10 51 (13.60%) Jasmine
11 41 (10.93%) JUnit
12 37 (9.87%) SoapUI
13 34 (9.07%) Octopus Deploy
14 29 (7.73%) Protractor
15 26 (6.93%) JIRA
16 24 (6.40%) Visual Studio
17 23 (6.13%) ReSharper
18 20 (5.33%) Appium
18 20 (5.33%) Visual Studio Team System
19 15 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 152 (40.53%) Finance
2 69 (18.40%) Retail
3 41 (10.93%) Games
4 37 (9.87%) Law
5 23 (6.13%) Front Office
6 18 (4.80%) Banking
7 5 (1.33%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.07%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.80%) Advertising
9 3 (0.80%) Back Office
9 3 (0.80%) Publishing
10 2 (0.53%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.53%) Automotive
10 2 (0.53%) Marketing
11 1 (0.27%) Electronics
11 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Legal
11 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.27%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 132 (35.20%) Developer
2 73 (19.47%) Software Developer
3 67 (17.87%) Developer in Test
4 59 (15.73%) QA Engineer
5 47 (12.53%) Tester
6 46 (12.27%) Test Engineer
7 42 (11.20%) C# Developer
8 38 (10.13%) Automation Tester
8 38 (10.13%) Software Engineer
9 34 (9.07%) Analyst
10 30 (8.00%) QA Automation Engineer
10 30 (8.00%) Test Analyst
11 26 (6.93%) .NET Developer
11 26 (6.93%) Java Engineer
12 25 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
13 24 (6.40%) QA Leader
14 22 (5.87%) C# Software Engineer
14 22 (5.87%) Senior QA Engineer
15 21 (5.60%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 20 (5.33%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (46.13%) .NET
2 97 (25.87%) Web Services
3 96 (25.60%) ASP.NET
4 91 (24.27%) Gherkin
5 76 (20.27%) AngularJS
6 61 (16.27%) ASP.NET Web API
7 43 (11.47%) .NET Framework
7 43 (11.47%) React
7 43 (11.47%) REST
7 43 (11.47%) RESTful
8 42 (11.20%) jQuery
9 40 (10.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 39 (10.40%) HTML
10 39 (10.40%) SOAP
11 37 (9.87%) CSS
11 37 (9.87%) XML
12 35 (9.33%) JSON
13 34 (9.07%) Entity Framework
14 29 (7.73%) KnockoutJS
15 24 (6.40%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 61 (16.27%) Greenfield Project
2 39 (10.40%) Fintech
3 18 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (4.53%) Computer Science
4 17 (4.53%) Hedge funds
5 13 (3.47%) Derivative
6 11 (2.93%) Algorithms
6 11 (2.93%) EPoS
6 11 (2.93%) Equities
7 9 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (2.40%) User Experience
8 6 (1.60%) Blog
8 6 (1.60%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.33%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.33%) Exotic Derivative
10 4 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.07%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (0.80%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.80%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.80%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 50 (13.33%) Windows
2 21 (5.60%) Android
2 21 (5.60%) Apple iOS
3 14 (3.73%) Nucleus RTOS
3 14 (3.73%) Windows Phone
4 11 (2.93%) Linux
5 6 (1.60%) Unix
5 6 (1.60%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (85.33%) Test Automation
2 304 (81.07%) Agile Software Development
3 235 (62.67%) BDD
4 150 (40.00%) TDD
5 145 (38.67%) Scrum
6 120 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
7 77 (20.53%) SDET
8 72 (19.20%) Test Scripting
9 70 (18.67%) DevOps
10 65 (17.33%) MVC
11 64 (17.07%) API Testing
12 63 (16.80%) Pair Programming
13 62 (16.53%) Software Engineering
14 58 (15.47%) Open Source
15 52 (13.87%) OO
16 50 (13.33%) Microservices
17 44 (11.73%) Kanban
18 43 (11.47%) Functional Testing
19 42 (11.20%) E-Commerce
20 38 (10.13%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 321 (85.60%) C#
2 171 (45.60%) Java
3 125 (33.33%) SQL
4 101 (26.93%) JavaScript
5 54 (14.40%) Python
6 34 (9.07%) Ruby
7 33 (8.80%) PowerShell
8 19 (5.07%) C
9 16 (4.27%) C++
10 13 (3.47%) R
11 7 (1.87%) TypeScript
12 6 (1.60%) PHP
12 6 (1.60%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.60%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.07%) Groovy
13 4 (1.07%) Java 8
14 3 (0.80%) Scala
14 3 (0.80%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.27%) F#
15 1 (0.27%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (9.07%) Degree
2 8 (2.13%) ISEB
2 8 (2.13%) ISTQB
3 6 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.07%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.80%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 174 (46.40%) QA
2 6 (1.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.27%) GCP
3 1 (0.27%) GDPR
3 1 (0.27%) MiFID
System Software
1 26 (6.93%) Docker
2 19 (5.07%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (3.73%) Terraform
2 6 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.80%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.27%) Graphite
4 1 (0.27%) Graylog
4 1 (0.27%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 35 (9.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.13%) Oracle
3 6 (1.60%) Charles River
3 6 (1.60%) HP
3 6 (1.60%) New Relic
4 5 (1.33%) Calypso
4 5 (1.33%) Capita
4 5 (1.33%) FXall
4 5 (1.33%) SimCorp
5 3 (0.80%) Splunk
6 2 (0.53%) BT
6 2 (0.53%) McAfee
6 2 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.53%) SAP
6 2 (0.53%) Siebel
6 2 (0.53%) Telerik
7 1 (0.27%) Adobe
7 1 (0.27%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.27%) Google
7 1 (0.27%) IBM