Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 132 156 176
Rank change year-on-year +24 +20 +34
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 17 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.87% 0.20% 0.033%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.91% 1.00% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 1
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -29.17%
10th Percentile £38,775 £35,000 £38,750
90th Percentile £60,250 £58,125 £46,250
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% +17.65% -29.17%

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 435 498 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 22.22% 19.59% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 382 427 352
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% - -
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,000 £63,750
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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

SpecFlow
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SpecFlow in Reading over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SpecFlow in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (58.82%) Selenium
2 10 (58.82%) Test Scripting
2 10 (58.82%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) BDD
4 8 (47.06%) Cucumber
5 7 (41.18%) WebDriver
6 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
6 6 (35.29%) .NET
6 6 (35.29%) Python
7 5 (29.41%) Eclipse
7 5 (29.41%) Oracle
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
7 5 (29.41%) SOAP
7 5 (29.41%) SQL
7 5 (29.41%) Subversion
7 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
7 5 (29.41%) Sahi
7 5 (29.41%) Open Source
7 5 (29.41%) Android
7 5 (29.41%) Web Development
7 5 (29.41%) Machine Learning
7 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (29.41%) UI Automator
7 5 (29.41%) Appium
7 5 (29.41%) Robot Framework
7 5 (29.41%) React

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Selenium
2 8 (47.06%) Cucumber
3 7 (41.18%) WebDriver
4 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
5 5 (29.41%) Appium
5 5 (29.41%) Eclipse
5 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
5 5 (29.41%) PyCharm
5 5 (29.41%) Robot Framework
5 5 (29.41%) Sahi
5 5 (29.41%) Sikuli
5 5 (29.41%) Subversion
5 5 (29.41%) UI Automator
5 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
6 2 (11.76%) JMeter
7 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
7 1 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (5.88%) Protractor
7 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
7 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Test Automation Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Automation Tester
4 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Software Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Manual Tester
6 1 (5.88%) QA Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Automation Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Senior QA Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior QA Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) React
2 5 (29.41%) SOAP
3 1 (5.88%) Gherkin
3 1 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) Test Scripting
3 9 (52.94%) BDD
4 5 (29.41%) Machine Learning
4 5 (29.41%) Open Source
4 5 (29.41%) Web Development
5 4 (23.53%) Manual Testing
5 4 (23.53%) MVC
5 4 (23.53%) Scrum
5 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Change Management
6 3 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (17.65%) Structured Programming
6 3 (17.65%) System Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Analytics
7 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (11.76%) QA Automation
7 2 (11.76%) TDD
8 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) Python
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft