The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for SpecFlow skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 341 377 429
Rank change year-on-year +36 +52  
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 53 62 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.36% 0.34% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.83% 1.91% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 52 61 38
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -  

SpecFlow is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2896 3251 3484
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 19.84% 17.65% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2563 2942 2943
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing SpecFlow as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SpecFlow in the South East

SpecFlow
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for SpecFlow in the South East

SpecFlow
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SpecFlow in the South East over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SpecFlow in the South East

SpecFlow
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SpecFlow within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +8 25 £55,000 +46.66% 5
Kent +18 12 £35,000 -30.00%
Surrey +21 9 £47,500 +5.55% 4
East Sussex +19 4 £40,000 -
Berkshire +30 3 £48,750 -2.50%
SpecFlow
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South East region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 101 (86.32%) Test Automation
2 100 (85.47%) C#
3 79 (67.52%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (58.12%) Selenium
5 66 (56.41%) .NET
6 63 (53.85%) SQL
7 53 (45.30%) TDD
8 52 (44.44%) ASP.NET
8 52 (44.44%) BDD
9 47 (40.17%) WebDriver
10 45 (38.46%) NUnit
11 40 (34.19%) JavaScript
12 35 (29.91%) SQL Server
13 32 (27.35%) MVC
13 32 (27.35%) ASP.NET MVC
14 31 (26.50%) Test Scripting
15 29 (24.79%) Visual Studio
16 28 (23.93%) Scrum
17 27 (23.08%) QA
17 27 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
18 26 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
18 26 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
18 26 (22.22%) Software Engineering
18 26 (22.22%) Software Testing
18 26 (22.22%) JMeter
19 24 (20.51%) Microsoft
20 23 (19.66%) Web Services
21 22 (18.80%) HTML
22 21 (17.95%) Finance
22 21 (17.95%) TeamCity

SpecFlow
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 15 (12.82%) CMS
2 12 (10.26%) Confluence
3 2 (1.71%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.98%) Asana
3 2 (1.71%) PaaS
4 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.40%) HTTP
2 2 (1.71%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (29.91%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.97%) Big Data
3 9 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (5.98%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.71%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.71%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.71%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 68 (58.12%) Selenium
2 47 (40.17%) WebDriver
3 45 (38.46%) NUnit
4 29 (24.79%) Visual Studio
5 27 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 26 (22.22%) JMeter
7 21 (17.95%) TeamCity
8 20 (17.09%) JIRA
9 16 (13.68%) Octopus Deploy
10 15 (12.82%) HP UFT
11 12 (10.26%) MSTest
11 12 (10.26%) SoapUI
12 11 (9.40%) Cucumber
13 6 (5.13%) Git (software)
14 5 (4.27%) Subversion
14 5 (4.27%) tSQLt
14 5 (4.27%) Visual Studio Team System
15 4 (3.42%) Moq
16 2 (1.71%) Eclipse
16 2 (1.71%) Sahi
General
1 21 (17.95%) Finance
2 9 (7.69%) Marketing
3 4 (3.42%) Back Office
3 4 (3.42%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.71%) Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Electronics
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (41.03%) Developer
2 28 (23.93%) Software Developer
3 27 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 25 (21.37%) Analyst
5 19 (16.24%) Test Engineer
6 18 (15.38%) Test Automation Engineer
7 16 (13.68%) Test Analyst
8 15 (12.82%) Automation Test Lead
8 15 (12.82%) C# Developer
8 15 (12.82%) Tester
9 12 (10.26%) .NET Developer
9 12 (10.26%) Senior Software Developer
10 10 (8.55%) Senior C# Developer
11 9 (7.69%) Automation Tester
12 8 (6.84%) Automation Test Analyst
12 8 (6.84%) QA Engineer
12 8 (6.84%) Senior .NET Developer
13 7 (5.98%) Lead C# Developer
13 7 (5.98%) Senior SQL Developer
13 7 (5.98%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (56.41%) .NET
2 52 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 32 (27.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 23 (19.66%) Web Services
6 22 (18.80%) HTML
7 21 (17.95%) REST
8 19 (16.24%) HTML5
9 16 (13.68%) jQuery
9 16 (13.68%) XML
10 14 (11.97%) .NET Framework
11 11 (9.40%) AngularJS
11 11 (9.40%) JSON
12 10 (8.55%) CSS
13 9 (7.69%) NHibernate
13 9 (7.69%) WCF
13 9 (7.69%) XSLT
14 8 (6.84%) Gherkin
14 8 (6.84%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (6.84%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.26%) Client/Server
1 12 (10.26%) N-Tier
2 10 (8.55%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (5.98%) W3C
5 5 (4.27%) iPad
5 5 (4.27%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.56%) User Experience
7 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.71%) Fintech
8 1 (0.85%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (1.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (86.32%) Test Automation
2 79 (67.52%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (45.30%) TDD
4 52 (44.44%) BDD
5 32 (27.35%) MVC
6 31 (26.50%) Test Scripting
7 28 (23.93%) Scrum
8 26 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 26 (22.22%) Software Testing
9 18 (15.38%) Performance Testing
9 18 (15.38%) Web Development
10 16 (13.68%) Unit Testing
11 14 (11.97%) Information Management
11 14 (11.97%) Product Management
11 14 (11.97%) Test Strategy
11 14 (11.97%) Web Application Development
12 12 (10.26%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 12 (10.26%) SDET
12 12 (10.26%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 100 (85.47%) C#
2 63 (53.85%) SQL
3 40 (34.19%) JavaScript
4 12 (10.26%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.27%) Java
5 5 (4.27%) VB
5 5 (4.27%) VB6
6 3 (2.56%) Python
7 2 (1.71%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.85%) C
8 1 (0.85%) ES6
8 1 (0.85%) F#
8 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (14.53%) ISTQB
2 16 (13.68%) ISEB
3 12 (10.26%) Degree
4 7 (5.98%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.13%) Docker
1 6 (5.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (4.27%) Apple
3 5 (4.27%) Facebook
4 1 (0.85%) HP
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle
4 1 (0.85%) SAP
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