Period
to 24 February 2018

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 6 months to 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
England > South East
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 423 489 549
Rank change year-on-year +66 +60 +39
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 139 79 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.44% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.12% 1.41% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 134 70 83
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +38.89% -10.00%
10th Percentile £31,625 £37,375 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £56,250 £56,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -9.09% +4.76%

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 the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 6,549 5,601 7,272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.79% 17.78% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5,640 4,846 6,460
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £64,275 £63,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing SpecFlow as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 6 months to 24 February 2018.

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 6 months to 24 February 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
Thames Valley +58 55 £47,500 - 7
Berkshire +58 50 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Hampshire -3 30 £40,000 -15.79% 2
Surrey +1 26 £45,000 -10.00%
East Sussex -8 18 £45,000 -14.29% 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £30,000 -
Kent +16 3 £37,500 -21.05% 2
West Sussex -13 2 £45,000 -14.29% 1
SpecFlow
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 South East region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 118 (84.89%) C#
2 100 (71.94%) Selenium
3 99 (71.22%) Test Automation
4 97 (69.78%) Agile Software Development
5 87 (62.59%) .NET
6 74 (53.24%) JavaScript
7 56 (40.29%) BDD
8 55 (39.57%) SQL
9 54 (38.85%) QA
10 53 (38.13%) TDD
11 51 (36.69%) AngularJS
12 48 (34.53%) Scrum
13 45 (32.37%) MVC
14 43 (30.94%) NUnit
15 42 (30.22%) HTML
16 41 (29.50%) ASP.NET
16 41 (29.50%) WebDriver
17 39 (28.06%) Jenkins
18 38 (27.34%) CSS
18 38 (27.34%) Web Services
19 37 (26.62%) RESTful
20 34 (24.46%) ASP.NET MVC
20 34 (24.46%) ASP.NET Web API
21 31 (22.30%) JSON
21 31 (22.30%) Continuous Integration
22 30 (21.58%) REST
22 30 (21.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 29 (20.86%) Java
24 27 (19.42%) Visual Studio
24 27 (19.42%) WCF

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 19 (13.67%) Confluence
2 7 (5.04%) CMS
3 5 (3.60%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.88%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.44%) WordPress
6 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (5.04%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (17.27%) SaaS
2 10 (7.19%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.72%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.72%) AWS OpsWorks
4 1 (0.72%) BrowserStack
4 1 (0.72%) GitHub
4 1 (0.72%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.88%) Network Security
2 1 (0.72%) HTTP
2 1 (0.72%) Internet
2 1 (0.72%) SMTP
2 1 (0.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (16.55%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.23%) Big Data
3 13 (9.35%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.60%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (2.88%) Apache Hive
5 4 (2.88%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.88%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.16%) MySQL
7 1 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.72%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 100 (71.94%) Selenium
2 43 (30.94%) NUnit
3 41 (29.50%) WebDriver
4 39 (28.06%) Jenkins
5 27 (19.42%) Visual Studio
6 22 (15.83%) Jasmine
7 21 (15.11%) JIRA
8 18 (12.95%) SoapUI
9 16 (11.51%) Cucumber
9 16 (11.51%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (8.63%) Git (software)
10 12 (8.63%) HP UFT
11 7 (5.04%) JMeter
12 6 (4.32%) JBehave
12 6 (4.32%) MSTest
12 6 (4.32%) TestComplete
13 5 (3.60%) FitNesse
13 5 (3.60%) Subversion
13 5 (3.60%) TestPartner
14 4 (2.88%) ReSharper
General
1 18 (12.95%) Finance
2 10 (7.19%) Marketing
3 4 (2.88%) Billing
4 3 (2.16%) Automotive
4 3 (2.16%) Electronics
4 3 (2.16%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.16%) Retail
4 3 (2.16%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.44%) Advertising
6 1 (0.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 69 (49.64%) Developer
2 37 (26.62%) Software Developer
3 29 (20.86%) .NET Developer
4 27 (19.42%) C# Developer
5 25 (17.99%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (15.11%) Developer in Test
6 21 (15.11%) Tester
7 17 (12.23%) SQL Developer
8 16 (11.51%) Analyst
8 16 (11.51%) ASP.NET Developer
8 16 (11.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 16 (11.51%) QA Engineer
8 16 (11.51%) Software Tester
9 15 (10.79%) Senior Software Tester
9 15 (10.79%) Senior Tester
10 13 (9.35%) .NET Software Developer
10 13 (9.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 13 (9.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 13 (9.35%) QA Test Engineer
10 13 (9.35%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (62.59%) .NET
2 51 (36.69%) AngularJS
3 42 (30.22%) HTML
4 41 (29.50%) ASP.NET
5 38 (27.34%) CSS
5 38 (27.34%) Web Services
6 37 (26.62%) RESTful
7 34 (24.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 34 (24.46%) ASP.NET Web API
8 31 (22.30%) JSON
9 30 (21.58%) REST
9 30 (21.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 27 (19.42%) WCF
11 26 (18.71%) React
12 25 (17.99%) HTML5
13 24 (17.27%) jQuery
13 24 (17.27%) Node.js
14 22 (15.83%) Angular 2
14 22 (15.83%) CSS3
14 22 (15.83%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.27%) User Experience
2 11 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.60%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.60%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.60%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.72%) Graphic Design
4 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.63%) Windows
2 4 (2.88%) Linux
3 1 (0.72%) Android
3 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.72%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (71.22%) Test Automation
2 97 (69.78%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (40.29%) BDD
4 53 (38.13%) TDD
5 48 (34.53%) Scrum
6 45 (32.37%) MVC
7 31 (22.30%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (18.71%) SDLC
9 23 (16.55%) SDET
9 23 (16.55%) Software Testing
10 22 (15.83%) Front End Development
11 19 (13.67%) Microservices
12 18 (12.95%) Test Scripting
13 15 (10.79%) Web Application Development
14 13 (9.35%) Information Management
14 13 (9.35%) Product Management
15 12 (8.63%) DevOps
15 12 (8.63%) Kanban
16 11 (7.91%) Logistics
16 11 (7.91%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 118 (84.89%) C#
2 74 (53.24%) JavaScript
3 55 (39.57%) SQL
4 29 (20.86%) Java
5 15 (10.79%) VB.NET
6 10 (7.19%) TypeScript
7 7 (5.04%) VBA
8 4 (2.88%) C++
8 4 (2.88%) Go
8 4 (2.88%) PHP
8 4 (2.88%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.88%) XAML
9 2 (1.44%) Groovy
9 2 (1.44%) Ruby
10 1 (0.72%) C
10 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (16.55%) Degree
2 6 (4.32%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.60%) ISEB
4 4 (2.88%) SANS
5 1 (0.72%) CEH
5 1 (0.72%) CSSLP
5 1 (0.72%) GPEN
5 1 (0.72%) GWAPT
5 1 (0.72%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (38.85%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.60%) Puppet
2 4 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.72%) Ansible
Vendors
1 23 (16.55%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.19%) Oracle
3 4 (2.88%) Brocade
3 4 (2.88%) Cisco
3 4 (2.88%) Juniper
3 4 (2.88%) VMware
4 3 (2.16%) SAP
4 3 (2.16%) TOWER Software
5 1 (0.72%) Capita
5 1 (0.72%) ForgeRock
5 1 (0.72%) Google
5 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.72%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.72%) Splunk
5 1 (0.72%) Twitter
5 1 (0.72%) Xamarin