Period
to 21 September 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
England > London
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 442 560 476
Rank change year-on-year +118 -84 -24
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 420 315 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.61% 0.42% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.07% 2.06% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 348 277 393
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - -
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £86,625 £77,500 £77,500
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 13,693 15,319 15,328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.91% 20.45% 19.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10,880 12,068 13,493
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +7.14% +1.82%
10th Percentile £39,750 £37,500 £35,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 September 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 September 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 -36 80 £62,500 +4.17% 13
East London +8 11 £100,000 +42.86% 2
West London +31 10 £39,000 -32.17% 4
North London - 1 £45,000 -
South London - 1 £35,000 -
SpecFlow
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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.

1 356 (84.76%) Agile Software Development
2 355 (84.52%) C#
3 349 (83.10%) Test Automation
4 302 (71.90%) Selenium
5 276 (65.71%) BDD
6 185 (44.05%) Java
7 182 (43.33%) TDD
8 180 (42.86%) QA
9 178 (42.38%) Finance
10 176 (41.90%) .NET
11 170 (40.48%) Continuous Integration
12 166 (39.52%) SQL
13 162 (38.57%) Cucumber
14 151 (35.95%) JavaScript
15 142 (33.81%) NUnit
16 139 (33.10%) Scrum
17 136 (32.38%) Jenkins
18 122 (29.05%) TeamCity
19 116 (27.62%) Git (software)
20 110 (26.19%) WebDriver
20 110 (26.19%) AngularJS
21 107 (25.48%) SDET
22 98 (23.33%) SQL Server
23 95 (22.62%) Gherkin
24 93 (22.14%) ASP.NET
25 87 (20.71%) MVC
26 81 (19.29%) Test Scripting
27 77 (18.33%) Web Services
28 75 (17.86%) OO
28 75 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API

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 46 (10.95%) Confluence
2 37 (8.81%) IIS
3 8 (1.90%) CMS
4 3 (0.71%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.24%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (1.19%) Eagle PACE
1 5 (1.19%) Front Arena
1 5 (1.19%) thinkFolio
2 2 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.48%) Endur
3 1 (0.24%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.24%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 57 (13.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (10.24%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (3.57%) SaaS
4 14 (3.33%) NuGet
5 12 (2.86%) BlazeMeter
5 12 (2.86%) npm
6 8 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (1.90%) OpenShift
7 7 (1.67%) Sauce Labs
7 7 (1.67%) Serverless
8 5 (1.19%) Azure Functions
8 5 (1.19%) BrowserStack
8 5 (1.19%) GitHub
9 4 (0.95%) Data Lake Analytics
10 3 (0.71%) Azure Data Factory
10 3 (0.71%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.67%) HTTP
2 4 (0.95%) AMQP
3 3 (0.71%) LAN
3 3 (0.71%) WAN
3 3 (0.71%) Wireless
4 2 (0.48%) Internet
5 1 (0.24%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.48%) Relational Database
3 8 (1.90%) Big Data
3 8 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (1.90%) RDBMS
4 5 (1.19%) Cosmos DB
5 4 (0.95%) Data Lake
5 4 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (0.95%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.71%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.71%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.48%) Couchbase
7 2 (0.48%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.24%) Endeca
8 1 (0.24%) Redis
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 302 (71.90%) Selenium
2 162 (38.57%) Cucumber
3 142 (33.81%) NUnit
4 136 (32.38%) Jenkins
5 122 (29.05%) TeamCity
6 116 (27.62%) Git (software)
7 110 (26.19%) WebDriver
8 65 (15.48%) JIRA
8 65 (15.48%) SoapUI
8 65 (15.48%) Team Foundation Server
9 60 (14.29%) JMeter
10 53 (12.62%) Jasmine
11 45 (10.71%) JUnit
12 43 (10.24%) Appium
13 39 (9.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 35 (8.33%) Visual Studio
15 34 (8.10%) Octopus Deploy
16 30 (7.14%) HP UFT
16 30 (7.14%) Protractor
17 27 (6.43%) Calabash
General
1 178 (42.38%) Finance
2 54 (12.86%) Retail
3 38 (9.05%) Games
4 25 (5.95%) Banking
5 18 (4.29%) Law
6 16 (3.81%) Front Office
7 7 (1.67%) Retail Finance
8 6 (1.43%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.19%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.71%) Advertising
10 3 (0.71%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.71%) Marketing
11 2 (0.48%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.48%) Electronics
11 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.48%) Publishing
12 1 (0.24%) Back Office
12 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 188 (44.76%) Developer
2 110 (26.19%) Developer in Test
3 88 (20.95%) Software Developer
4 76 (18.10%) Tester
5 66 (15.71%) C# Developer
6 62 (14.76%) Automation Tester
7 60 (14.29%) QA Engineer
8 57 (13.57%) Test Engineer
9 49 (11.67%) .NET Developer
9 49 (11.67%) Analyst
10 44 (10.48%) Test Analyst
11 40 (9.52%) QA Tester
12 39 (9.29%) Java Engineer
12 39 (9.29%) Software Engineer
13 35 (8.33%) QA Automation Tester
14 33 (7.86%) Automation Test Analyst
14 33 (7.86%) C# .NET Developer
14 33 (7.86%) QA Automation Engineer
15 30 (7.14%) Test Automation Developer
16 29 (6.90%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (41.90%) .NET
2 110 (26.19%) AngularJS
3 95 (22.62%) Gherkin
4 93 (22.14%) ASP.NET
5 77 (18.33%) Web Services
6 75 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
7 64 (15.24%) HTML
8 62 (14.76%) JSON
9 61 (14.52%) CSS
9 61 (14.52%) SOAP
10 59 (14.05%) REST
11 57 (13.57%) HTML5
12 55 (13.10%) RESTful
13 50 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
13 50 (11.90%) XML
14 47 (11.19%) .NET Framework
15 43 (10.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 39 (9.29%) React
17 33 (7.86%) CSS3
17 33 (7.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 59 (14.05%) Fintech
2 42 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 31 (7.38%) User Experience
4 22 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (4.29%) Hedge funds
6 12 (2.86%) Derivative
7 9 (2.14%) Computer Science
7 9 (2.14%) Equities
7 9 (2.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (1.90%) Fixed Income
8 8 (1.90%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (1.19%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.19%) Digital Media
10 5 (1.19%) Exotic Derivative
10 5 (1.19%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.95%) Blog
11 4 (0.95%) Cloud Native
11 4 (0.95%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 59 (14.05%) Windows
2 20 (4.76%) Android
2 20 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 9 (2.14%) Unix
4 7 (1.67%) Nucleus RTOS
4 7 (1.67%) Windows Phone
5 5 (1.19%) Linux
6 3 (0.71%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (84.76%) Agile Software Development
2 349 (83.10%) Test Automation
3 276 (65.71%) BDD
4 182 (43.33%) TDD
5 170 (40.48%) Continuous Integration
6 139 (33.10%) Scrum
7 107 (25.48%) SDET
8 87 (20.71%) MVC
9 81 (19.29%) Test Scripting
10 75 (17.86%) OO
11 73 (17.38%) Software Testing
12 70 (16.67%) API Testing
13 68 (16.19%) Open Source
14 64 (15.24%) Continuous Delivery
14 64 (15.24%) DevOps
14 64 (15.24%) Microservices
14 64 (15.24%) User Stories
15 63 (15.00%) Scenario Testing
16 60 (14.29%) SDLC
17 57 (13.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 355 (84.52%) C#
2 185 (44.05%) Java
3 166 (39.52%) SQL
4 151 (35.95%) JavaScript
5 64 (15.24%) PowerShell
6 50 (11.90%) Python
7 45 (10.71%) Ruby
8 22 (5.24%) T-SQL
9 12 (2.86%) C
10 10 (2.38%) C++
11 8 (1.90%) R
11 8 (1.90%) Scala
12 6 (1.43%) Groovy
12 6 (1.43%) Java 8
13 4 (0.95%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.71%) PHP
14 3 (0.71%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.71%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.71%) U-SQL
15 1 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 49 (11.67%) Degree
2 21 (5.00%) ISTQB
3 18 (4.29%) ISEB
4 8 (1.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (0.95%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.48%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 180 (42.86%) QA
2 6 (1.43%) GCP
3 3 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.24%) GDPR
4 1 (0.24%) MiFID
System Software
1 37 (8.81%) Active Directory
2 26 (6.19%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (1.90%) Kubernetes
1 8 (1.90%) Terraform
2 3 (0.71%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (4.05%) Microsoft
2 7 (1.67%) Capita
3 6 (1.43%) Charles River
4 5 (1.19%) Calypso
4 5 (1.19%) FXall
4 5 (1.19%) SimCorp
4 5 (1.19%) Sitecore
5 4 (0.95%) Oracle
6 3 (0.71%) Atlassian
6 3 (0.71%) BT
6 3 (0.71%) Google
6 3 (0.71%) McAfee
6 3 (0.71%) New Relic
6 3 (0.71%) SAP
6 3 (0.71%) Splunk
7 2 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.48%) Siebel
8 1 (0.24%) Adobe
8 1 (0.24%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.24%) IBM