Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
UK > Wales
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 134 143
Rank change year-on-year +4 +9 +15
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 5 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.27% 0.49% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.34% 2.19% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 5
Wales median annual salary £50,000 £41,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.48% +38.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £45,750 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £44,850 £35,273
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%

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 Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 372 457 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 20.29% 22.53% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 311 370 344
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,950 £24,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £54,859 £51,925
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for SpecFlow in Wales

SpecFlow
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for SpecFlow in Wales

SpecFlow
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SpecFlow within the Wales region over the 6 months to 25 May 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
South Wales +15 5 £50,000 +37.93% 1
SpecFlow
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Wales region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (80.00%) Gherkin
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Test-First Development
3 3 (60.00%) ATDD
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) Mercurial
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (40.00%) MSTest
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) MbUnit
4 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS

SpecFlow
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Couchbase
2 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) MbUnit
3 2 (40.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (40.00%) MSTest
3 2 (40.00%) NUnit
3 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps Developer
3 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) QA Automation Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (80.00%) Gherkin
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) WCF
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) ATDD
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Test-First Development
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) Microservices
5 1 (20.00%) QA Automation
5 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Apple