Period
to 17 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 205 204 179
Rank change year-on-year -1 -25 +58
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 20 35 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.37% 0.61% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.63% 2.79% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 21
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £33,375 £32,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £56,250
UK 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 Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,224 1,256 1,085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 22.52% 21.75% 20.84%
Number of salaries quoted 827 797 597
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £62,750 £70,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% -

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for SpecFlow in Scotland

SpecFlow
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for SpecFlow in Scotland

SpecFlow
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SpecFlow in Scotland over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Salary histogram for SpecFlow in Scotland

SpecFlow
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SpecFlow within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 17 July 2019. 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
Edinburgh -10 14 £55,000 +22.22%
Glasgow +23 6 £36,750 -
SpecFlow
UK

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 18 (90.00%) C#
2 16 (80.00%) .NET
3 14 (70.00%) Test Automation
4 12 (60.00%) PowerShell
4 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 12 (60.00%) SQL
4 12 (60.00%) BDD
5 10 (50.00%) Cucumber
5 10 (50.00%) Selenium
6 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (45.00%) Finance
7 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
7 8 (40.00%) Python
7 8 (40.00%) Java
8 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
8 7 (35.00%) Visual Studio
8 7 (35.00%) XML
8 7 (35.00%) TeamCity
8 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
8 7 (35.00%) JSON
9 6 (30.00%) Release Management
9 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
9 6 (30.00%) TDD
9 6 (30.00%) NUnit
9 6 (30.00%) Software Testing
9 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (30.00%) Degree
9 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio Team System
9 6 (30.00%) Unix

SpecFlow
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 6 (30.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 10 (50.00%) Selenium
2 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (35.00%) TeamCity
3 7 (35.00%) Visual Studio
4 6 (30.00%) Bitbucket Server
4 6 (30.00%) NUnit
4 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (10.00%) Appium
6 1 (5.00%) Calabash
6 1 (5.00%) FitNesse
6 1 (5.00%) Gatling
6 1 (5.00%) JBehave
6 1 (5.00%) JMeter
6 1 (5.00%) JUnit
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
1 12 (60.00%) Software Developer
2 9 (45.00%) .NET Developer
2 9 (45.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 6 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (30.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Developer in Test
3 6 (30.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Development Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) DevOps Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Java Developer in Test
3 6 (30.00%) Java Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Senior DevOps
3 6 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) .NET
2 7 (35.00%) JSON
2 7 (35.00%) XML
3 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (30.00%) Gherkin
3 6 (30.00%) REST
4 1 (5.00%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Unix
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) BDD
3 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (30.00%) Agile Testing
4 6 (30.00%) API Testing
4 6 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (30.00%) DevOps
4 6 (30.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 6 (30.00%) MVC
4 6 (30.00%) OO
4 6 (30.00%) Open Source
4 6 (30.00%) Process Improvement
4 6 (30.00%) Release Management
4 6 (30.00%) Scenario Testing
4 6 (30.00%) SDET
4 6 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 6 (30.00%) TDD
4 6 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (30.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) C#
2 12 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 12 (60.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) Java
3 8 (40.00%) Python
4 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft