Period
to 17 January 2018

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 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 247 269
Rank change year-on-year +89 +22 +12
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 93 27 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.40% 0.37% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.78% 1.88% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 77 21 32
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% -9.09%
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% +11.11%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,371 1,438 1,720
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 20.65% 19.63% 19.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,186 1,288 1,373
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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 6 months to 17 January 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
Leeds +82 87 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Bradford +8 4 £50,000 - 4
SpecFlow
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 84 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (81.72%) Test Automation
3 64 (68.82%) C#
4 59 (63.44%) Cucumber
5 56 (60.22%) Selenium
6 41 (44.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 37 (39.78%) BDD
8 36 (38.71%) SQL
8 36 (38.71%) Microsoft
9 34 (36.56%) SQL Server
10 32 (34.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 30 (32.26%) .NET
12 28 (30.11%) Java
13 26 (27.96%) Web Services
14 25 (26.88%) XML
15 23 (24.73%) XSD
15 23 (24.73%) WSDL
15 23 (24.73%) SOAP
15 23 (24.73%) FitNesse
15 23 (24.73%) WebDriver
16 22 (23.66%) T-SQL
16 22 (23.66%) Finance
17 20 (21.51%) Performance Testing
17 20 (21.51%) TDD
18 19 (20.43%) Degree
19 18 (19.35%) Git (software)
19 18 (19.35%) ATDD
20 17 (18.28%) tSQLt
20 17 (18.28%) Exploratory Testing
21 14 (15.05%) Visual Studio

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.53%) Confluence
2 4 (4.30%) Apache
2 4 (4.30%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.75%) GitHub
1 10 (10.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.23%) PuTTY
1 3 (3.23%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (36.56%) SQL Server
2 32 (34.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (10.75%) Big Data
4 5 (5.38%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.30%) Event Store
5 4 (4.30%) Riak
5 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 59 (63.44%) Cucumber
2 56 (60.22%) Selenium
3 41 (44.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (24.73%) FitNesse
4 23 (24.73%) WebDriver
5 18 (19.35%) Git (software)
6 17 (18.28%) tSQLt
7 14 (15.05%) Visual Studio
8 13 (13.98%) Jenkins
8 13 (13.98%) JIRA
8 13 (13.98%) SoapUI
9 7 (7.53%) TeamCity
10 5 (5.38%) JBehave
11 4 (4.30%) HP UFT
11 4 (4.30%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (4.30%) Subversion
12 3 (3.23%) Ant
12 3 (3.23%) Eclipse
12 3 (3.23%) LoadRunner
12 3 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
General
1 22 (23.66%) Finance
2 9 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (9.68%) Retail
3 6 (6.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (31.18%) Tester
2 28 (30.11%) Developer
3 25 (26.88%) Automation Tester
4 21 (22.58%) Test Engineer
5 17 (18.28%) Principal Engineer
5 17 (18.28%) Principal Test Engineer
5 17 (18.28%) Software Developer
6 9 (9.68%) Automation Test Lead
6 9 (9.68%) Developer in Test
7 6 (6.45%) C# Developer
7 6 (6.45%) Consultant
7 6 (6.45%) Test Automation Consultant
7 6 (6.45%) Test Consultant
8 5 (5.38%) Agile Tester
8 5 (5.38%) Test Leader
8 5 (5.38%) Web Automation Tester
8 5 (5.38%) Web Tester
9 4 (4.30%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Senior Software Tester
9 4 (4.30%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (32.26%) .NET
2 26 (27.96%) Web Services
3 25 (26.88%) XML
4 23 (24.73%) SOAP
4 23 (24.73%) WSDL
4 23 (24.73%) XSD
5 13 (13.98%) WCF
6 12 (12.90%) REST
6 12 (12.90%) WPF
7 10 (10.75%) Gherkin
8 9 (9.68%) .NET Framework
9 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET
10 5 (5.38%) AngularJS
10 5 (5.38%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (5.38%) Entity Framework
11 4 (4.30%) Kafka
11 4 (4.30%) MSMQ
11 4 (4.30%) Sensu
12 1 (1.08%) CSS
12 1 (1.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) NHS
2 9 (9.68%) User Experience
3 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.30%) Social Media
4 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.23%) Linux
1 3 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (3.23%) Windows
1 3 (3.23%) Windows Server
1 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (2.15%) Android
2 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (81.72%) Test Automation
3 37 (39.78%) BDD
4 20 (21.51%) Performance Testing
4 20 (21.51%) TDD
5 18 (19.35%) ATDD
6 17 (18.28%) Exploratory Testing
7 14 (15.05%) Software Engineering
7 14 (15.05%) Test Strategy
8 13 (13.98%) Web Testing
9 12 (12.90%) Test Scripting
10 11 (11.83%) Open Source
11 10 (10.75%) Artificial Intelligence
11 10 (10.75%) Configuration Management
11 10 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (10.75%) SDET
12 7 (7.53%) Software Testing
13 6 (6.45%) API Testing
13 6 (6.45%) MVC
13 6 (6.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 64 (68.82%) C#
2 36 (38.71%) SQL
3 28 (30.11%) Java
4 22 (23.66%) T-SQL
5 6 (6.45%) Python
6 3 (3.23%) F#
6 3 (3.23%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.15%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.15%) Ruby
8 1 (1.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (20.43%) Degree
2 10 (10.75%) ISTQB
3 9 (9.68%) ISEB
4 3 (3.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.30%) Docker
2 3 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) Grafana
1 4 (4.30%) Puppet
2 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.68%) Google
3 5 (5.38%) Twitter
4 4 (4.30%) HP
4 4 (4.30%) Splunk
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle
5 3 (3.23%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.23%) Software AG
5 3 (3.23%) VMware
5 3 (3.23%) webMethods
6 2 (2.15%) Xamarin