Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 563 476 431
Rank change year-on-year -87 -45 +67
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 287 418 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.38% 0.55% 0.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.87% 2.82% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 246 379 542
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £41,750 £38,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £78,750 £82,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -9.09% +4.76%

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 15370 14848 15961
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.35% 19.52% 17.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12221 13016 13485
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 +10 75 £57,500 -4.17% 8
West London -27 8 £62,500 +4.17% 1
South London 0 2 £58,750 +46.88% 2
East London -7 2 - - 2
SpecFlow
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing SpecFlow also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 257 (89.55%) C#
2 221 (77.00%) Test Automation
3 217 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
4 189 (65.85%) BDD
5 184 (64.11%) Selenium
6 134 (46.69%) TDD
7 133 (46.34%) .NET
8 132 (45.99%) SQL
9 124 (43.21%) QA
10 102 (35.54%) WebDriver
11 92 (32.06%) Cucumber
12 87 (30.31%) Finance
13 80 (27.87%) Scrum
14 78 (27.18%) NUnit
15 76 (26.48%) Java
15 76 (26.48%) Gherkin
16 74 (25.78%) TeamCity
17 73 (25.44%) Continuous Integration
18 72 (25.09%) Visual Studio
19 68 (23.69%) Microsoft
20 64 (22.30%) SQL Server
21 62 (21.60%) Jenkins
22 55 (19.16%) JavaScript
23 53 (18.47%) ASP.NET
23 53 (18.47%) MVC
24 51 (17.77%) Test Scripting
25 48 (16.72%) Team Foundation Server
26 47 (16.38%) Microsoft Azure
27 45 (15.68%) Web Services
27 45 (15.68%) OO

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 9 (3.14%) CMS
2 7 (2.44%) WebSphere
3 6 (2.09%) Apache
3 6 (2.09%) Confluence
4 5 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.74%) IIS
5 4 (1.39%) NServiceBus
5 4 (1.39%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.70%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Endur
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (16.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (8.36%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (6.27%) GitHub
4 10 (3.48%) BlazeMeter
5 8 (2.79%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.74%) PaaS
7 2 (0.70%) Azure Machine Learning
7 2 (0.70%) SaaS
7 2 (0.70%) Serverless
7 2 (0.70%) Slack
8 1 (0.35%) BrowserStack
8 1 (0.35%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.05%) AMQP
2 2 (0.70%) Internet
3 1 (0.35%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (22.30%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.23%) MongoDB
3 11 (3.83%) NoSQL
4 8 (2.79%) Redis
5 7 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (1.74%) MySQL
7 5 (1.74%) RavenDB
7 5 (1.74%) SimpleDB
8 4 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.70%) Aerospike
9 2 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.70%) Blockchain
9 2 (0.70%) DocumentDB
9 2 (0.70%) Endeca
10 1 (0.35%) KDB
Development Applications
1 184 (64.11%) Selenium
2 102 (35.54%) WebDriver
3 92 (32.06%) Cucumber
4 78 (27.18%) NUnit
5 74 (25.78%) TeamCity
6 72 (25.09%) Visual Studio
7 62 (21.60%) Jenkins
8 48 (16.72%) Team Foundation Server
9 43 (14.98%) Git (software)
10 42 (14.63%) JIRA
11 27 (9.41%) JMeter
11 27 (9.41%) JUnit
12 26 (9.06%) MSTest
13 25 (8.71%) Protractor
14 24 (8.36%) FitNesse
15 21 (7.32%) Maven
16 20 (6.97%) JBehave
17 19 (6.62%) Appium
18 18 (6.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 18 (6.27%) SoapUI
General
1 87 (30.31%) Finance
2 31 (10.80%) Banking
3 22 (7.67%) Retail
4 18 (6.27%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.09%) Back Office
6 5 (1.74%) Front Office
6 5 (1.74%) Retail Banking
6 5 (1.74%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.39%) Law
8 3 (1.05%) Games
9 2 (0.70%) German Language
9 2 (0.70%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 105 (36.59%) Developer
2 62 (21.60%) Tester
3 55 (19.16%) Automation Tester
4 47 (16.38%) Analyst
5 40 (13.94%) .NET Developer
5 40 (13.94%) Test Analyst
6 36 (12.54%) Developer in Test
7 24 (8.36%) C# Developer
8 23 (8.01%) Selenium Tester
8 23 (8.01%) Senior Tester
9 22 (7.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 20 (6.97%) Lead Developer
10 20 (6.97%) Test Engineer
11 19 (6.62%) Test Automation Engineer
12 18 (6.27%) Applications Developer
12 18 (6.27%) Automation Test Analyst
12 18 (6.27%) QA Engineer
12 18 (6.27%) Senior Automation Tester
13 17 (5.92%) QA Leader
13 17 (5.92%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (46.34%) .NET
2 76 (26.48%) Gherkin
3 53 (18.47%) ASP.NET
4 45 (15.68%) Web Services
5 36 (12.54%) HTML
6 35 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (12.20%) RESTful
7 33 (11.50%) CSS
8 32 (11.15%) ASP.NET Web API
9 31 (10.80%) AngularJS
9 31 (10.80%) REST
9 31 (10.80%) WCF
10 25 (8.71%) HTML5
11 24 (8.36%) .NET Framework
11 24 (8.36%) Entity Framework
12 22 (7.67%) SOAP
13 21 (7.32%) jQuery
14 20 (6.97%) CSS3
15 16 (5.57%) NHibernate
16 15 (5.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.76%) User Experience
2 27 (9.41%) Greenfield Project
3 26 (9.06%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (8.01%) Mobile App
5 19 (6.62%) Computer Science
6 15 (5.23%) Fintech
7 10 (3.48%) Algorithms
8 9 (3.14%) Client/Server
9 8 (2.79%) Blog
10 6 (2.09%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.74%) Equities
12 4 (1.39%) Credit Risk
13 3 (1.05%) BBC
13 3 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (1.05%) New Media
14 2 (0.70%) Clustering
14 2 (0.70%) Data Structures
14 2 (0.70%) Virtual Team
14 2 (0.70%) W3C
15 1 (0.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 24 (8.36%) Windows
2 23 (8.01%) Android
3 20 (6.97%) Apple iOS
4 16 (5.57%) Linux
5 8 (2.79%) Unix
6 2 (0.70%) Nucleus RTOS
6 2 (0.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (77.00%) Test Automation
2 217 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
3 189 (65.85%) BDD
4 134 (46.69%) TDD
5 80 (27.87%) Scrum
6 73 (25.44%) Continuous Integration
7 53 (18.47%) MVC
8 51 (17.77%) Test Scripting
9 45 (15.68%) E-Commerce
9 45 (15.68%) OO
10 39 (13.59%) DevOps
11 37 (12.89%) API Testing
12 36 (12.54%) User Acceptance Testing
13 35 (12.20%) SDLC
13 35 (12.20%) Test Strategy
14 34 (11.85%) Software Testing
15 33 (11.50%) Performance Testing
15 33 (11.50%) SOLID
15 33 (11.50%) Unit Testing
16 30 (10.45%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 257 (89.55%) C#
2 132 (45.99%) SQL
3 76 (26.48%) Java
4 55 (19.16%) JavaScript
5 27 (9.41%) PowerShell
6 22 (7.67%) Ruby
7 17 (5.92%) T-SQL
8 14 (4.88%) Groovy
9 13 (4.53%) Python
10 10 (3.48%) C++
11 9 (3.14%) C
12 5 (1.74%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.74%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.39%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.39%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.05%) F#
14 3 (1.05%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.70%) ECMAScript
15 2 (0.70%) ES6
16 1 (0.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 32 (11.15%) Degree
2 17 (5.92%) ISEB
3 13 (4.53%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.35%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.35%) MCSD
6 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (43.21%) QA
2 3 (1.05%) MiFID
3 2 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (2.79%) Docker
2 3 (1.05%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.70%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.70%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.05%) Control-M
2 2 (0.70%) Ansible
2 2 (0.70%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.70%) Puppet
3 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 68 (23.69%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.23%) New Relic
3 8 (2.79%) Oracle
4 6 (2.09%) IBM
5 5 (1.74%) ServiceNow
5 5 (1.74%) Splunk
6 4 (1.39%) AppDynamics
6 4 (1.39%) Infragistics
7 3 (1.05%) BT
7 3 (1.05%) Embarcadero
7 3 (1.05%) McAfee
8 2 (0.70%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.70%) Dynatrace
8 2 (0.70%) Google
8 2 (0.70%) OpenLink
8 2 (0.70%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.70%) VMware
8 2 (0.70%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.35%) HP