Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 204 289 333
Rank change year-on-year +85 +44 +10
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 93 31 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.97% 0.29% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.59% 1.48% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 77 27 35
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% +11.11%
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -9.09% +4.76%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2,028 2,092 2,435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 21.19% 19.40% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1,745 1,829 1,947
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SpecFlow in Yorkshire

SpecFlow
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SpecFlow in Yorkshire

SpecFlow
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SpecFlow in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SpecFlow in Yorkshire

SpecFlow
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SpecFlow within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
West Yorkshire +74 91 £50,000 +25.00% 15
South Yorkshire +12 2 £43,750 -2.78%
SpecFlow
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 82 (88.17%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (81.72%) Test Automation
3 64 (68.82%) C#
4 57 (61.29%) Cucumber
5 56 (60.22%) Selenium
6 41 (44.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 37 (39.78%) BDD
8 36 (38.71%) SQL
9 35 (37.63%) Microsoft
10 34 (36.56%) SQL Server
11 32 (34.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 29 (31.18%) .NET
13 26 (27.96%) 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
18 19 (20.43%) Exploratory Testing
19 18 (19.35%) ATDD
19 18 (19.35%) Git (software)
20 17 (18.28%) tSQLt
21 14 (15.05%) Visual Studio

SpecFlow
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (9.68%) GitHub
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 9 (9.68%) 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 57 (61.29%) 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%) JIRA
8 13 (13.98%) SoapUI
9 12 (12.90%) Jenkins
10 7 (7.53%) TeamCity
11 4 (4.30%) HP UFT
11 4 (4.30%) JBehave
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%) NUnit
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 29 (31.18%) .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 9 (9.68%) .NET Framework
7 9 (9.68%) Gherkin
8 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET
9 5 (5.38%) AngularJS
9 5 (5.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (5.38%) Entity Framework
10 4 (4.30%) Kafka
10 4 (4.30%) MSMQ
10 4 (4.30%) Sensu
11 1 (1.08%) CSS
11 1 (1.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) NHS
2 11 (11.83%) 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 82 (88.17%) 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 19 (20.43%) Exploratory Testing
6 18 (19.35%) ATDD
7 14 (15.05%) Software Engineering
8 13 (13.98%) Test Strategy
8 13 (13.98%) Web Testing
9 11 (11.83%) Test Scripting
10 10 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (10.75%) Open Source
10 10 (10.75%) SDET
11 9 (9.68%) Artificial Intelligence
11 9 (9.68%) Configuration Management
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 26 (27.96%) 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 3 (3.23%) 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 35 (37.63%) 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%) Capita
6 2 (2.15%) Xamarin