Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 139 195
Rank change year-on-year -1 +56 +9
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 11 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.49% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.40% 0.95% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 3
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £41,750 £37,500 £39,000
90th Percentile £49,000 £46,000 £49,250
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +13.30% +19.41% -5.56%

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 Reading with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 458 422 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 20.43% 18.34% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 401 365 432
Reading median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for SpecFlow in Reading

SpecFlow
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for SpecFlow in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Reading region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (90.91%) Test Automation
3 8 (72.73%) Selenium
4 7 (63.64%) Cucumber
4 7 (63.64%) Java
5 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (45.45%) Scrum
6 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
6 5 (45.45%) WebDriver
6 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
7 4 (36.36%) Android
7 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
7 4 (36.36%) Manual Testing
7 4 (36.36%) Open Source
7 4 (36.36%) Machine Learning
7 4 (36.36%) Sahi
7 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
7 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (36.36%) UI Automator
7 4 (36.36%) Appium
7 4 (36.36%) Robot Framework
7 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
7 4 (36.36%) SQL
7 4 (36.36%) Python
7 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
7 4 (36.36%) Subversion
7 4 (36.36%) Oracle
7 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
7 4 (36.36%) PyCharm
7 4 (36.36%) Sikuli

SpecFlow
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Selenium
2 7 (63.64%) Cucumber
3 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
3 5 (45.45%) WebDriver
4 4 (36.36%) Appium
4 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
4 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
4 4 (36.36%) PyCharm
4 4 (36.36%) Robot Framework
4 4 (36.36%) Sahi
4 4 (36.36%) Sikuli
4 4 (36.36%) Subversion
4 4 (36.36%) UI Automator
4 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
5 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
5 1 (9.09%) JMeter
5 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Manual Tester
4 1 (9.09%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) QA Manual Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Manual Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) React
1 3 (27.27%) SOAP
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Android
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Test Automation
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) Machine Learning
4 4 (36.36%) Manual Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Open Source
4 4 (36.36%) Test Scripting
5 3 (27.27%) BDD
5 3 (27.27%) Change Management
5 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (27.27%) Structured Programming
5 3 (27.27%) System Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Web Development
6 2 (18.18%) Analytics
6 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (9.09%) Coaching
7 1 (9.09%) Descriptive Programming
7 1 (9.09%) MVC
7 1 (9.09%) QA Automation
7 1 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) Python
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft