The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 236 -
Rank change year-on-year +55 -  
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 51 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.99% 0.049% -
As % of the Development Applications category 5.20% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 42 2 0
Median salary £47,500 £42,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.09% -  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +13.09% -1.17%  

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 West Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 981 881 847
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 19.02% 14.32% 14.92%
Number of salaries quoted 832 710 754
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -8.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £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 West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

SpecFlow
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for SpecFlow in the West Midlands

SpecFlow
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SpecFlow in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SpecFlow in the West Midlands

SpecFlow
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SpecFlow within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 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
Birmingham +56 44 £47,500 -
Solihull - 6 £45,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £30,000 -
SpecFlow
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 55 (93.22%) BDD
2 46 (77.97%) C#
3 44 (74.58%) Finance
4 43 (72.88%) .NET
5 39 (66.10%) Test Automation
6 38 (64.41%) Selenium
7 34 (57.63%) Jenkins
8 31 (52.54%) Gherkin
9 29 (49.15%) OO
10 24 (40.68%) Visual Studio
10 24 (40.68%) .NET Framework
11 22 (37.29%) JavaScript
12 20 (33.90%) HTML
12 20 (33.90%) CSS
12 20 (33.90%) KnockoutJS
13 19 (32.20%) REST
13 19 (32.20%) TypeScript
13 19 (32.20%) jQuery
13 19 (32.20%) OOD
13 19 (32.20%) QA
13 19 (32.20%) Ajax
14 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (27.12%) Unit Testing
15 15 (25.42%) NUnit
16 14 (23.73%) JMeter
17 13 (22.03%) AngularJS
18 12 (20.34%) WebDriver
18 12 (20.34%) Git (software)
18 12 (20.34%) SQL
18 12 (20.34%) Java

SpecFlow
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (1.69%) JBoss
1 1 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) MarkLogic
2 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.69%) Big Data
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 38 (64.41%) Selenium
2 34 (57.63%) Jenkins
3 24 (40.68%) Visual Studio
4 15 (25.42%) NUnit
5 14 (23.73%) JMeter
6 12 (20.34%) Git (software)
6 12 (20.34%) WATIR
6 12 (20.34%) WebDriver
7 11 (18.64%) JIRA
8 10 (16.95%) eggPlant
8 10 (16.95%) JBehave
8 10 (16.95%) Ranorex
8 10 (16.95%) SoapUI
9 4 (6.78%) JUnit
10 2 (3.39%) Capybara
10 2 (3.39%) Cucumber
10 2 (3.39%) Jasmine
10 2 (3.39%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (3.39%) RSpec
10 2 (3.39%) Subversion
General
1 44 (74.58%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (59.32%) Developer
2 31 (52.54%) Senior Developer
3 19 (32.20%) Senior Software Developer
3 19 (32.20%) Software Developer
3 19 (32.20%) Tester
4 15 (25.42%) Developer in Test
5 14 (23.73%) C# Developer
6 13 (22.03%) Automation Tester
7 12 (20.34%) Analyst
7 12 (20.34%) Angular Developer
7 12 (20.34%) Test Analyst
8 11 (18.64%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 11 (18.64%) Selenium Tester
8 11 (18.64%) Senior C# Developer
9 8 (13.56%) Mobile Tester
9 8 (13.56%) Test Engineer
10 6 (10.17%) QA Tester
10 6 (10.17%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (10.17%) Senior Test Analyst
10 6 (10.17%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (72.88%) .NET
2 31 (52.54%) Gherkin
3 24 (40.68%) .NET Framework
4 20 (33.90%) CSS
4 20 (33.90%) HTML
4 20 (33.90%) KnockoutJS
5 19 (32.20%) Ajax
5 19 (32.20%) jQuery
5 19 (32.20%) REST
6 13 (22.03%) AngularJS
7 12 (20.34%) Angular 2
8 10 (16.95%) SOAP
9 2 (3.39%) Apache Flex
9 2 (3.39%) GWT
9 2 (3.39%) Middleware
10 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (1.69%) Entity Framework
10 1 (1.69%) Node.js
10 1 (1.69%) RESTful
10 1 (1.69%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Unix
1 3 (5.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (93.22%) BDD
2 39 (66.10%) Test Automation
3 29 (49.15%) OO
4 19 (32.20%) OOD
5 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (27.12%) Unit Testing
6 10 (16.95%) OOP
6 10 (16.95%) Open Source
7 9 (15.25%) Test Management
7 9 (15.25%) Test Scripting
8 8 (13.56%) QA Automation
9 5 (8.47%) Regression Testing
10 4 (6.78%) Software Testing
11 3 (5.08%) Manual Testing
11 3 (5.08%) Non-Functional Testing
11 3 (5.08%) Performance Testing
11 3 (5.08%) Process Improvement
11 3 (5.08%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (5.08%) SDLC
11 3 (5.08%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (77.97%) C#
2 22 (37.29%) JavaScript
3 19 (32.20%) TypeScript
4 12 (20.34%) Java
4 12 (20.34%) SQL
5 3 (5.08%) Perl
6 2 (3.39%) Ruby
6 2 (3.39%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (32.20%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (3.39%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle
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