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

SpecFlow
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 182 211
Rank change year-on-year +22 +29  
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 17 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.47% 0.47% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.17% 2.48% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 1
Median salary £45,000 £38,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% -3.79%  
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 advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 782 808 696
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 21.75% 18.86% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 673 681 567
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

SpecFlow
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SpecFlow in West Yorkshire

SpecFlow
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SpecFlow in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for SpecFlow in West Yorkshire

SpecFlow
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SpecFlow within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Leeds +11 17 £45,000 +18.42%
Bradford - 1 £50,000 -
SpecFlow
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (84.62%) Test Automation
2 22 (84.62%) BDD
3 14 (53.85%) Cucumber
3 14 (53.85%) Automated Testing
3 14 (53.85%) FitNesse
4 13 (50.00%) Web Services
4 13 (50.00%) ATDD
5 12 (46.15%) SoapUI
5 12 (46.15%) Test Planning
5 12 (46.15%) C#
6 11 (42.31%) SQL
6 11 (42.31%) Finance
6 11 (42.31%) SDLC
7 10 (38.46%) Mentoring
7 10 (38.46%) Test Management
7 10 (38.46%) Selenium
8 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
8 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (34.62%) User Stories
9 8 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (30.77%) ISTQB
9 8 (30.77%) Regression Testing
9 8 (30.77%) Business Analysis
10 7 (26.92%) TDD
10 7 (26.92%) SOAP
10 7 (26.92%) WSDL
10 7 (26.92%) ISEB
10 7 (26.92%) XML

SpecFlow
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Cucumber
1 14 (53.85%) FitNesse
2 12 (46.15%) SoapUI
3 10 (38.46%) Selenium
4 8 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (26.92%) WebDriver
6 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
7 5 (19.23%) tSQLt
8 4 (15.38%) JMeter
8 4 (15.38%) TestComplete
8 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
8 4 (15.38%) YouTrack
9 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
10 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (7.69%) TeamCity
11 1 (3.85%) HP UFT
11 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Test Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Test Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Test Leader
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Test Analyst
4 5 (19.23%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Automation Test Lead
5 4 (15.38%) Tester
6 3 (11.54%) Principal Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Principal Test Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Automation Tester
7 2 (7.69%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Lead Tester
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Manager
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Tester
7 2 (7.69%) Software Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) Web Services
2 7 (26.92%) Gherkin
2 7 (26.92%) SOAP
2 7 (26.92%) WSDL
2 7 (26.92%) XML
2 7 (26.92%) XSD
3 5 (19.23%) .NET
4 2 (7.69%) Behat
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (84.62%) BDD
2 22 (84.62%) Test Automation
3 14 (53.85%) Automated Testing
4 13 (50.00%) ATDD
5 12 (46.15%) Test Planning
6 11 (42.31%) SDLC
7 10 (38.46%) Mentoring
7 10 (38.46%) Test Management
8 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (34.62%) User Stories
9 8 (30.77%) Business Analysis
9 8 (30.77%) Regression Testing
10 7 (26.92%) TDD
11 6 (23.08%) Manual Testing
11 6 (23.08%) Scrum
11 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
11 6 (23.08%) Usability Testing
12 5 (19.23%) Exploratory Testing
12 5 (19.23%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) C#
2 11 (42.31%) SQL
3 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
4 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 4 (15.38%) VBScript
5 3 (11.54%) C
5 3 (11.54%) Java
5 3 (11.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) ISTQB
2 7 (26.92%) ISEB
3 4 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) HP