Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
South West > Somerset
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 53 103
Rank change year-on-year -53 +50 -26
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 9 67 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.68% 5.03% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.30% 16.03% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8 57 1
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £28,250 £31,150 £35,250
90th Percentile £43,650 £46,500 £41,750
South West median annual salary £47,000 £37,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +25.33% -31.82% +50.68%

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 Somerset with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 391 418 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 29.35% 31.40% 24.21%
Number of salaries quoted 333 352 263
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,625 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £49,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for SpecFlow in Somerset

SpecFlow
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for SpecFlow in Somerset

SpecFlow
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SpecFlow in Somerset over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SpecFlow in Somerset

SpecFlow
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SpecFlow within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Bath -23 2 £38,000 -5.00%
Taunton +4 1 - -
SpecFlow
South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing SpecFlow also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 7 (77.78%) BDD
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Selenium
3 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) Cucumber
4 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) ISEB
4 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
4 5 (55.56%) Performance Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (44.44%) Load Testing
5 4 (44.44%) Security Testing
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (44.44%) Test Management
6 3 (33.33%) Scrum
7 2 (22.22%) QA
7 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
7 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
7 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
7 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
7 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
7 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
7 2 (22.22%) Xamarin

SpecFlow
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (11.11%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Selenium
2 6 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
4 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
5 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 1 (11.11%) JMeter
5 1 (11.11%) LoadUI
5 1 (11.11%) NUnit
5 1 (11.11%) Subversion
5 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer in Test
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Trainee
3 1 (11.11%) Trainee Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Trainee Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
1 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) BDD
3 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Performance Testing
4 5 (55.56%) Waterfall
5 4 (44.44%) Load Testing
5 4 (44.44%) Security Testing
5 4 (44.44%) Test Management
6 3 (33.33%) Scrum
7 2 (22.22%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (22.22%) DevOps
7 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
7 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
7 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
7 2 (22.22%) User Stories
8 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (11.11%) People Management
8 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ISEB
1 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
2 4 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Xamarin