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 22 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
UK
3 months to
22 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 453 591 634
Rank change year-on-year +138 +43  
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 487 374 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.57% 0.38% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.74% 2.09% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 432 333 311
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  

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 17792 17885 18189
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.94% 18.17% 16.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14816 15410 15205
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.52% -  

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +134 467 £50,000 -4.76% 53
London +28 201 £62,500 +4.16% 24
South East +70 60 £45,000 +12.50% 6
South West +27 57 £37,500 -6.25% 5
City of London +49 56 £62,500 - 13
East of England +42 56 £50,000 -4.76% 2
West Midlands +49 35 £47,500 +35.71% 7
Birmingham +37 29 £47,500 - 3
Cambridgeshire +22 29 £40,000 - 2
Somerset +7 28 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Hertfordshire +36 24 £55,000 -
Bristol +11 23 £47,500 +9.82% 4
Yorkshire +19 22 £35,000 -7.89%
East Midlands +39 21 £45,250 -9.50% 5
Hampshire +16 18 £40,000 +14.28% 4
North West -29 18 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Winchester +11 17 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Peterborough - 17 £40,000 - 2
Kent +34 16 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Surrey +41 14 £52,500 +23.52%
West Yorkshire +22 14 £39,500 +3.94%
Leeds +12 14 £38,750 +1.97%
Cheshire -11 11 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Nottinghamshire - 10 £45,000 - 4
Wilmslow - 10 £45,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 10 £55,000 -
Nottingham - 10 £45,000 - 4
Scotland +30 9 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Maidstone - 9 £35,000 -
Guildford - 8 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 743 (84.34%) C#
2 647 (73.44%) Agile Software Development
3 583 (66.17%) Test Automation
4 533 (60.50%) .NET
5 510 (57.89%) BDD
6 507 (57.55%) Selenium
7 373 (42.34%) TDD
8 338 (38.37%) SQL Server
9 301 (34.17%) SQL
10 266 (30.19%) QA
11 264 (29.97%) Scrum
12 256 (29.06%) JavaScript
12 256 (29.06%) ASP.NET
13 244 (27.70%) WebDriver
14 238 (27.01%) MVC
15 222 (25.20%) Microsoft
15 222 (25.20%) Finance
15 222 (25.20%) NUnit
15 222 (25.20%) AngularJS
16 221 (25.09%) HTML
16 221 (25.09%) Cucumber
17 220 (24.97%) Continuous Integration
18 216 (24.52%) Team Foundation Server
19 190 (21.57%) Java
20 179 (20.32%) .NET Framework
21 177 (20.09%) Gherkin
22 174 (19.75%) Test Scripting
23 169 (19.18%) CSS
24 167 (18.96%) TeamCity
25 163 (18.50%) Jenkins

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 38 (4.31%) Apache
2 30 (3.41%) Elasticsearch
3 28 (3.18%) Confluence
4 25 (2.84%) CMS
5 23 (2.61%) IIS
6 21 (2.38%) NServiceBus
7 14 (1.59%) WebSphere
8 12 (1.36%) MS Project Server
8 12 (1.36%) Umbraco
9 10 (1.14%) Commerce Server
10 5 (0.57%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.45%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.34%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.23%) Moodle
13 2 (0.23%) nginx
13 2 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 15 (1.70%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (1.36%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (0.91%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.23%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.11%) Endur
1 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 113 (12.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (6.36%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (2.27%) SaaS
4 15 (1.70%) Azure Machine Learning
5 10 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.79%) Asana
7 6 (0.68%) PaaS
8 5 (0.57%) BrowserStack
8 5 (0.57%) GitHub
8 5 (0.57%) IaaS
9 3 (0.34%) Boomi
10 1 (0.11%) vREST
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.70%) HTTP
2 5 (0.57%) SSL
3 4 (0.45%) Internet
4 3 (0.34%) AMQP
5 1 (0.11%) Diameter Protocol
5 1 (0.11%) Multicast
5 1 (0.11%) RTSP
5 1 (0.11%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 338 (38.37%) SQL Server
2 52 (5.90%) NoSQL
3 40 (4.54%) MongoDB
4 34 (3.86%) Relational Database
5 32 (3.63%) Big Data
6 31 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 29 (3.29%) MySQL
7 29 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 24 (2.72%) Redis
9 17 (1.93%) Azure SQL Database
10 15 (1.70%) Blockchain
10 15 (1.70%) DocumentDB
11 14 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (0.57%) RDBMS
15 5 (0.57%) SQL Server 2016
16 4 (0.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 4 (0.45%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 507 (57.55%) Selenium
2 244 (27.70%) WebDriver
3 222 (25.20%) NUnit
4 221 (25.09%) Cucumber
5 216 (24.52%) Team Foundation Server
6 167 (18.96%) TeamCity
7 163 (18.50%) Jenkins
8 157 (17.82%) Visual Studio
9 128 (14.53%) Git (software)
10 112 (12.71%) Octopus Deploy
11 106 (12.03%) JIRA
12 82 (9.31%) JMeter
13 78 (8.85%) SoapUI
14 51 (5.79%) HP UFT
14 51 (5.79%) Subversion
15 48 (5.45%) Moq
16 45 (5.11%) FitNesse
17 43 (4.88%) Protractor
18 42 (4.77%) Jasmine
19 41 (4.65%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 222 (25.20%) Finance
2 89 (10.10%) Banking
3 45 (5.11%) Retail
4 26 (2.95%) Telecoms
5 25 (2.84%) Front Office
6 20 (2.27%) Back Office
7 19 (2.16%) Investment Banking
8 13 (1.48%) Marketing
9 8 (0.91%) Retail Banking
10 7 (0.79%) Italian Language
11 5 (0.57%) Advertising
12 4 (0.45%) Publishing
13 3 (0.34%) Electronics
13 3 (0.34%) German Language
14 2 (0.23%) Legal
15 1 (0.11%) Automotive
15 1 (0.11%) Games
15 1 (0.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 353 (40.07%) Developer
2 174 (19.75%) .NET Developer
3 148 (16.80%) Test Engineer
4 147 (16.69%) C# Developer
5 144 (16.35%) Analyst
6 134 (15.21%) Tester
7 119 (13.51%) Test Automation Engineer
8 96 (10.90%) Test Analyst
9 93 (10.56%) Automation Tester
10 91 (10.33%) Senior Developer
11 66 (7.49%) C# .NET Developer
12 65 (7.38%) Software Developer
13 61 (6.92%) QA Engineer
14 53 (6.02%) Automation Test Lead
15 50 (5.68%) Developer in Test
15 50 (5.68%) QA Analyst
16 49 (5.56%) Test Leader
17 48 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
18 44 (4.99%) Lead Developer
19 40 (4.54%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 533 (60.50%) .NET
2 256 (29.06%) ASP.NET
3 222 (25.20%) AngularJS
4 221 (25.09%) HTML
5 179 (20.32%) .NET Framework
6 177 (20.09%) Gherkin
7 169 (19.18%) CSS
8 157 (17.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 150 (17.03%) ASP.NET Web API
10 148 (16.80%) Web Services
11 141 (16.00%) HTML5
12 131 (14.87%) Entity Framework
13 115 (13.05%) CSS3
14 112 (12.71%) REST
15 111 (12.60%) WCF
16 83 (9.42%) jQuery
17 77 (8.74%) WPF
18 76 (8.63%) NHibernate
19 74 (8.40%) React
19 74 (8.40%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 80 (9.08%) Greenfield Project
2 67 (7.60%) Computer Science
3 57 (6.47%) Mobile App
4 54 (6.13%) User Experience
5 44 (4.99%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (3.06%) Xbox
7 21 (2.38%) Derivative
8 20 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 19 (2.16%) Client/Server
10 18 (2.04%) Equities
11 17 (1.93%) W3C
12 16 (1.82%) Fintech
13 15 (1.70%) Fixed Income
14 14 (1.59%) iPad
14 14 (1.59%) Social Media
15 12 (1.36%) Clustering
15 12 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
16 11 (1.25%) Online Banking
17 10 (1.14%) N-Tier
17 10 (1.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 93 (10.56%) Windows
2 35 (3.97%) Android
2 35 (3.97%) Linux
3 31 (3.52%) Apple iOS
4 9 (1.02%) Unix
5 3 (0.34%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 647 (73.44%) Agile Software Development
2 583 (66.17%) Test Automation
3 510 (57.89%) BDD
4 373 (42.34%) TDD
5 264 (29.97%) Scrum
6 238 (27.01%) MVC
7 220 (24.97%) Continuous Integration
8 174 (19.75%) Test Scripting
9 137 (15.55%) Unit Testing
10 132 (14.98%) OO
11 112 (12.71%) SOLID
12 111 (12.60%) Software Testing
13 104 (11.80%) SDLC
14 101 (11.46%) DevOps
15 92 (10.44%) E-Commerce
16 91 (10.33%) Test Strategy
17 89 (10.10%) Software Engineering
18 87 (9.88%) Performance Testing
19 83 (9.42%) User Stories
20 75 (8.51%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 743 (84.34%) C#
2 301 (34.17%) SQL
3 256 (29.06%) JavaScript
4 190 (21.57%) Java
5 109 (12.37%) PowerShell
6 64 (7.26%) Python
7 50 (5.68%) TypeScript
8 46 (5.22%) Ruby
9 41 (4.65%) T-SQL
10 40 (4.54%) C++
11 38 (4.31%) C
12 29 (3.29%) Shell Script
12 29 (3.29%) VB.NET
13 20 (2.27%) Apple Swift
13 20 (2.27%) Objective-C
14 17 (1.93%) Perl
14 17 (1.93%) VBScript
15 15 (1.70%) VB
16 12 (1.36%) F#
17 5 (0.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 101 (11.46%) ISEB
2 93 (10.56%) ISTQB
3 76 (8.63%) Degree
4 38 (4.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 15 (1.70%) Security Cleared
6 14 (1.59%) SC Cleared
7 10 (1.14%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.11%) HND
9 1 (0.11%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 266 (30.19%) QA
2 5 (0.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 5 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.45%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.11%) MiFID
4 1 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 26 (2.95%) Docker
2 7 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.23%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.23%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (3.86%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (2.72%) Control-M
3 15 (1.70%) Kubernetes
4 12 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (1.14%) Puppet
6 9 (1.02%) Ansible
7 4 (0.45%) HockeyApp
8 3 (0.34%) Grafana
8 3 (0.34%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.11%) Kibana
Vendors
1 222 (25.20%) Microsoft
2 39 (4.43%) Xamarin
3 24 (2.72%) IBM
4 21 (2.38%) New Relic
5 19 (2.16%) Atlassian
6 17 (1.93%) AppDynamics
7 16 (1.82%) Infragistics
8 15 (1.70%) Google
9 14 (1.59%) Oracle
10 10 (1.14%) HP
11 8 (0.91%) Embarcadero
11 8 (0.91%) ServiceNow
12 6 (0.68%) Cognizant
12 6 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (0.57%) CA Agile Central
14 4 (0.45%) SAP
14 4 (0.45%) Sitecore
15 3 (0.34%) Apple
15 3 (0.34%) Dell
15 3 (0.34%) Splunk
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 15% bonus, 5% pension, other benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Progressive
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Berkshire
Explore Group
Salary: £44999 - £54999 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension. Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £54000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 18% pension, bonus + 27 holidays
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, Remote Working
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Outsource UK Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £78,000 and expansive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus & Others
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Annual Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000
Posted: 6 days ago