The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 480 586 608
Rank change year-on-year +106 +22  
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 423 386 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.50% 0.37% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.51% 2.05% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 373 338 284
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.42% -5.00%  

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 with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 16839 18835 17358
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.72% 18.04% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14154 16122 14558
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

SpecFlow
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for SpecFlow in the UK

SpecFlow
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SpecFlow over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SpecFlow in the UK

SpecFlow
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SpecFlow within the UK over the 3 months to 29 March 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
England +83 400 £52,500 +5.00% 66
London +20 169 £62,500 +13.63% 28
South East +86 65 £47,500 +35.71% 11
South West +66 53 £35,000 -30.00% 4
East of England +49 47 £50,000 -4.76% 9
Somerset +22 30 £33,750 +12.50% 2
Hertfordshire +36 28 £50,000 -9.09% 2
City of London +24 25 £62,500 +13.63% 11
Yorkshire +20 25 £39,000 +2.63% 2
Surrey +46 15 £52,500 +90.90% 4
East Midlands +12 15 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Scotland +35 14 £43,750 +25.00%
Cambridgeshire +23 14 £40,000 +19.40% 3
Hampshire +18 14 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Leeds -3 14 £45,250 +19.07% 1
West Yorkshire -6 14 £45,250 +19.07% 1
North West -16 14 £45,000 -6.25% 7
Bristol +10 13 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Peterborough - 13 £40,000 - 2
Berkshire +48 12 £47,500 +18.75%
West Sussex +19 12 £52,500 -
Nottingham +17 12 £48,750 +44.44% 3
Nottinghamshire +15 12 £48,750 +44.44% 3
Kent +23 11 £35,000 -24.73% 1
Maidstone - 11 £35,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 10 £55,000 - 1
Edinburgh +10 9 £42,500 +21.42%
Winchester +7 9 £35,000 - 2
Haywards Heath - 9 £52,500 -
West Midlands +20 8 £38,250 -10.00%

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 694 (82.23%) C#
2 660 (78.20%) Agile Software Development
3 494 (58.53%) Selenium
4 489 (57.94%) .NET
5 430 (50.95%) BDD
6 356 (42.18%) TDD
7 323 (38.27%) Test Automation
8 310 (36.73%) SQL Server
9 283 (33.53%) SQL
10 279 (33.06%) Team Foundation Server
11 275 (32.58%) Scrum
12 262 (31.04%) QA
13 254 (30.09%) Microsoft
14 244 (28.91%) ASP.NET
15 227 (26.90%) WebDriver
16 221 (26.18%) MVC
17 214 (25.36%) Cucumber
18 206 (24.41%) Finance
19 201 (23.82%) JavaScript
20 192 (22.75%) Continuous Integration
21 189 (22.39%) HTML
22 175 (20.73%) NUnit
23 169 (20.02%) Web Services
24 164 (19.43%) Test Scripting
24 164 (19.43%) AngularJS
25 159 (18.84%) Java
26 158 (18.72%) ASP.NET Web API
27 157 (18.60%) Gherkin
28 155 (18.36%) Visual Studio
29 149 (17.65%) .NET Framework

SpecFlow
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 35 (4.15%) Elasticsearch
2 30 (3.55%) Apache
3 29 (3.44%) IIS
4 26 (3.08%) NServiceBus
5 25 (2.96%) CMS
5 25 (2.96%) Confluence
6 22 (2.61%) WebSphere
7 17 (2.01%) Umbraco
8 16 (1.90%) Commerce Server
9 12 (1.42%) Moodle
9 12 (1.42%) SharePoint
10 11 (1.30%) MS Project Server
11 7 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.47%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.24%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.12%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 92 (10.90%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.54%) MS Office
3 11 (1.30%) MS Project
4 3 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.24%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 93 (11.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (1.90%) SaaS
4 9 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.83%) Asana
6 4 (0.47%) GitHub
7 2 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.24%) IaaS
7 2 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.13%) HTTP
2 10 (1.18%) Internet
3 2 (0.24%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.24%) SSL
4 1 (0.12%) Multicast
4 1 (0.12%) RTSP
4 1 (0.12%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 310 (36.73%) SQL Server
2 59 (6.99%) Relational Database
3 50 (5.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (4.03%) NoSQL
5 28 (3.32%) MongoDB
6 24 (2.84%) Big Data
6 24 (2.84%) MySQL
6 24 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (2.25%) Redis
8 15 (1.78%) RDBMS
9 11 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.71%) Endeca
12 6 (0.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
13 5 (0.59%) Couchbase
14 4 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (0.47%) SSDT
15 3 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 494 (58.53%) Selenium
2 279 (33.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 227 (26.90%) WebDriver
4 214 (25.36%) Cucumber
5 175 (20.73%) NUnit
6 155 (18.36%) Visual Studio
7 139 (16.47%) TeamCity
8 135 (16.00%) Jenkins
9 115 (13.63%) Octopus Deploy
10 107 (12.68%) Git (software)
11 83 (9.83%) JIRA
12 73 (8.65%) SoapUI
13 62 (7.35%) JMeter
14 57 (6.75%) HP UFT
15 55 (6.52%) Moq
16 48 (5.69%) Subversion
17 42 (4.98%) FitNesse
18 38 (4.50%) MSTest
19 34 (4.03%) JUnit
19 34 (4.03%) MSBuild
General
1 206 (24.41%) Finance
2 85 (10.07%) Banking
3 45 (5.33%) Retail
4 26 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 21 (2.49%) Back Office
6 20 (2.37%) Front Office
7 15 (1.78%) Marketing
8 9 (1.07%) Investment Banking
9 8 (0.95%) Legal
10 6 (0.71%) Italian Language
11 5 (0.59%) German Language
12 4 (0.47%) Advertising
12 4 (0.47%) Electronics
12 4 (0.47%) Games
13 2 (0.24%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.24%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.12%) Automotive
14 1 (0.12%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 315 (37.32%) Developer
2 168 (19.91%) Analyst
3 156 (18.48%) .NET Developer
4 147 (17.42%) Tester
5 137 (16.23%) C# Developer
6 128 (15.17%) Test Analyst
7 121 (14.34%) Test Engineer
8 115 (13.63%) Automation Tester
9 88 (10.43%) Test Automation Engineer
10 63 (7.46%) Senior Developer
11 58 (6.87%) QA Engineer
12 55 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
13 49 (5.81%) Automation Test Analyst
13 49 (5.81%) Senior Analyst
14 46 (5.45%) Test Leader
15 44 (5.21%) Developer in Test
16 42 (4.98%) Automation Test Lead
17 40 (4.74%) QA Analyst
18 37 (4.38%) Lead Developer
19 35 (4.15%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 489 (57.94%) .NET
2 244 (28.91%) ASP.NET
3 189 (22.39%) HTML
4 169 (20.02%) Web Services
5 164 (19.43%) AngularJS
6 158 (18.72%) ASP.NET Web API
7 157 (18.60%) Gherkin
8 149 (17.65%) .NET Framework
9 139 (16.47%) ASP.NET MVC
10 135 (16.00%) CSS
11 116 (13.74%) REST
12 112 (13.27%) Entity Framework
12 112 (13.27%) HTML5
13 102 (12.09%) WCF
14 86 (10.19%) CSS3
15 81 (9.60%) RESTful
16 77 (9.12%) SOAP
17 66 (7.82%) XML
18 63 (7.46%) jQuery
19 60 (7.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 53 (6.28%) Computer Science
2 50 (5.92%) Mobile App
3 38 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (3.67%) User Experience
5 27 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
6 24 (2.84%) Xbox
7 23 (2.73%) W3C
8 18 (2.13%) Online Banking
9 17 (2.01%) Clustering
9 17 (2.01%) Derivative
10 16 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 15 (1.78%) Client/Server
12 14 (1.66%) Equities
12 14 (1.66%) Fintech
12 14 (1.66%) PMI
13 12 (1.42%) iPad
13 12 (1.42%) Learning Management System
13 12 (1.42%) VLE
14 11 (1.30%) Fixed Income
14 11 (1.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 98 (11.61%) Windows
2 36 (4.27%) Linux
3 16 (1.90%) Android
4 14 (1.66%) Unix
5 13 (1.54%) Apple iOS
5 13 (1.54%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 660 (78.20%) Agile Software Development
2 430 (50.95%) BDD
3 356 (42.18%) TDD
4 323 (38.27%) Test Automation
5 275 (32.58%) Scrum
6 221 (26.18%) MVC
7 192 (22.75%) Continuous Integration
8 164 (19.43%) Test Scripting
9 137 (16.23%) Automation Testing
10 131 (15.52%) Unit Testing
11 114 (13.51%) OO
12 105 (12.44%) Automated Testing
13 101 (11.97%) SDLC
13 101 (11.97%) Software Testing
14 97 (11.49%) SOLID
15 94 (11.14%) User Stories
16 87 (10.31%) Software Engineering
17 84 (9.95%) Performance Testing
18 82 (9.72%) User Acceptance Testing
19 81 (9.60%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 694 (82.23%) C#
2 283 (33.53%) SQL
3 201 (23.82%) JavaScript
4 159 (18.84%) Java
5 105 (12.44%) PowerShell
6 59 (6.99%) Python
7 45 (5.33%) Ruby
8 34 (4.03%) C++
9 33 (3.91%) C
10 28 (3.32%) TypeScript
11 27 (3.20%) T-SQL
12 23 (2.73%) VB.NET
13 21 (2.49%) Perl
13 21 (2.49%) Shell Script
14 12 (1.42%) F#
15 11 (1.30%) VBScript
16 9 (1.07%) VB
17 6 (0.71%) Groovy
18 4 (0.47%) Bash Shell
18 4 (0.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 125 (14.81%) ISEB
2 100 (11.85%) ISTQB
3 69 (8.18%) Degree
4 53 (6.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 14 (1.66%) PMI Certification
5 14 (1.66%) Security Cleared
6 9 (1.07%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (0.36%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.12%) HND
10 1 (0.12%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 262 (31.04%) QA
2 36 (4.27%) SDET
3 5 (0.59%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 5 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (1.07%) Docker
2 6 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 37 (4.38%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (2.13%) Control-M
3 16 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (1.18%) Puppet
5 9 (1.07%) Ansible
6 4 (0.47%) Kibana
Vendors
1 254 (30.09%) Microsoft
2 31 (3.67%) IBM
2 31 (3.67%) Xamarin
3 26 (3.08%) Oracle
4 15 (1.78%) Infragistics
5 14 (1.66%) HP
6 13 (1.54%) Sitecore
7 12 (1.42%) Blackboard
8 8 (0.95%) Embarcadero
8 8 (0.95%) New Relic
9 6 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.47%) Cognizant
11 2 (0.24%) CA Agile Central
11 2 (0.24%) Google
11 2 (0.24%) SAP
11 2 (0.24%) Typemock
11 2 (0.24%) Virgin Media
12 1 (0.12%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.12%) Sencha
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 29 minutes ago
Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + check benefits below
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 13 minutes ago
Hove, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £52,000 to £60,000 per annum bonus, healthcare, pension, training
Posted: 22 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I3
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 60k DOE + Bonus, 3% Pension, Healthcare and more
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bens and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bens and Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, Remote Working
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus & Others
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago