Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
UK > Scotland
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 187 196
Rank change year-on-year +28 +9 +41
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 74 36 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.37% 0.64% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.43% 3.00% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 56 9 14
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £34,890
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.98% +7.35%
10th Percentile £33,000 £31,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £56,250 £42,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -13.64%

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 1,362 1,202 1,057
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 25.18% 21.31% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 881 669 615
Scotland median annual salary £46,500 £41,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.41% +1.23% -2.41%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £28,100
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,600 £59,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 14 November 2018.

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 14 November 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
Edinburgh +21 50 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Glasgow +13 24 £46,500 -11.43%
SpecFlow
UK

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 70 (94.59%) C#
2 55 (74.32%) SQL
3 53 (71.62%) Test Automation
4 52 (70.27%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (58.11%) Finance
6 42 (56.76%) Selenium
7 41 (55.41%) SQL Server
8 40 (54.05%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (52.70%) Visual Studio
10 37 (50.00%) .NET
11 35 (47.30%) Cucumber
12 34 (45.95%) Software Testing
13 32 (43.24%) Java
13 32 (43.24%) Python
13 32 (43.24%) Gherkin
13 32 (43.24%) PowerShell
13 32 (43.24%) Jenkins
14 30 (40.54%) QA
15 29 (39.19%) Git (software)
16 28 (37.84%) Degree
17 27 (36.49%) API Testing
18 25 (33.78%) SDET
18 25 (33.78%) Microsoft
18 25 (33.78%) JavaScript
19 24 (32.43%) OO
19 24 (32.43%) XML
19 24 (32.43%) JSON
20 23 (31.08%) Team Foundation Server
20 23 (31.08%) BDD
20 23 (31.08%) TeamCity

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 16 (21.62%) IIS
2 7 (9.46%) Confluence
3 1 (1.35%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (6.76%) PaaS
2 1 (1.35%) BlazeMeter
2 1 (1.35%) BrowserStack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (55.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 42 (56.76%) Selenium
2 39 (52.70%) Visual Studio
3 35 (47.30%) Cucumber
4 32 (43.24%) Jenkins
5 29 (39.19%) Git (software)
6 23 (31.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 23 (31.08%) TeamCity
7 21 (28.38%) NUnit
8 16 (21.62%) Visual Studio Team System
9 15 (20.27%) Appium
10 14 (18.92%) Ranorex
11 10 (13.51%) FitNesse
12 9 (12.16%) JMeter
13 8 (10.81%) JBehave
13 8 (10.81%) JIRA
13 8 (10.81%) JUnit
14 7 (9.46%) Gatling
15 6 (8.11%) Calabash
16 5 (6.76%) MSTest
17 3 (4.05%) WebDriver
General
1 43 (58.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (43.24%) Developer
1 32 (43.24%) Software Developer
2 30 (40.54%) Test Engineer
3 25 (33.78%) .NET Developer
3 25 (33.78%) .NET Software Developer
4 24 (32.43%) Software Test Engineer
5 23 (31.08%) Software Engineer
6 22 (29.73%) Development Engineer
6 22 (29.73%) Test Development Engineer
7 21 (28.38%) Software Development Engineer
8 18 (24.32%) C# Software Engineer
9 16 (21.62%) .NET Software Engineer
9 16 (21.62%) C# Developer
9 16 (21.62%) Developer in Test
9 16 (21.62%) Java Engineer
9 16 (21.62%) Java Software Developer
9 16 (21.62%) Java Software Engineer
9 16 (21.62%) JavaScript Developer
9 16 (21.62%) JavaScript Engineer
9 16 (21.62%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (50.00%) .NET
2 32 (43.24%) Gherkin
3 24 (32.43%) JSON
3 24 (32.43%) XML
4 16 (21.62%) ASP.NET Web API
4 16 (21.62%) REST
5 8 (10.81%) AngularJS
5 8 (10.81%) RESTful
6 5 (6.76%) .NET Framework
6 5 (6.76%) Entity Framework
6 5 (6.76%) Web Services
7 3 (4.05%) jQuery
8 2 (2.70%) WCF
8 2 (2.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.46%) Virtual Team
4 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (6.76%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.35%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.68%) Unix
2 16 (21.62%) Windows
3 5 (6.76%) Android
3 5 (6.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (71.62%) Test Automation
2 52 (70.27%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (54.05%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (45.95%) Software Testing
5 27 (36.49%) API Testing
6 25 (33.78%) SDET
7 24 (32.43%) OO
8 23 (31.08%) BDD
9 20 (27.03%) TDD
9 20 (27.03%) Test Scripting
10 18 (24.32%) Scenario Testing
11 17 (22.97%) DevOps
12 16 (21.62%) Continuous Delivery
12 16 (21.62%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 16 (21.62%) MVC
12 16 (21.62%) Open Source
12 16 (21.62%) Process Improvement
12 16 (21.62%) Release Management
12 16 (21.62%) Scrum
12 16 (21.62%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 70 (94.59%) C#
2 55 (74.32%) SQL
3 32 (43.24%) Java
3 32 (43.24%) PowerShell
3 32 (43.24%) Python
4 25 (33.78%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.81%) Ruby
6 5 (6.76%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.76%) TypeScript
7 3 (4.05%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (37.84%) Degree
2 5 (6.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (6.76%) ISEB
2 5 (6.76%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.41%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (4.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (40.54%) QA
System Software
1 16 (21.62%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (33.78%) Microsoft