Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 227 303 341
Rank change year-on-year +76 +38 -6
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 86 35 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.88% 0.31% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.29% 1.63% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 68 27 23
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% +49.12%
10th Percentile £32,850 £32,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £55,375 £47,500 £50,000
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 2004 2141 2465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.44% 19.13% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1692 1879 2017
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 +66 84 £50,000 +25.00% 7
South Yorkshire +14 2 £43,750 -2.78%
SpecFlow
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 73 (84.88%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (76.74%) Test Automation
3 62 (72.09%) C#
4 55 (63.95%) Selenium
5 48 (55.81%) Cucumber
6 45 (52.33%) BDD
7 41 (47.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 41 (47.67%) SQL
8 39 (45.35%) SQL Server
9 35 (40.70%) .NET
10 34 (39.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 31 (36.05%) Web Services
11 31 (36.05%) Microsoft
12 27 (31.40%) WSDL
12 27 (31.40%) SOAP
12 27 (31.40%) XML
12 27 (31.40%) XSD
12 27 (31.40%) FitNesse
12 27 (31.40%) TDD
13 26 (30.23%) WebDriver
14 25 (29.07%) Java
15 22 (25.58%) Performance Testing
15 22 (25.58%) ATDD
16 21 (24.42%) Exploratory Testing
17 20 (23.26%) Degree
18 19 (22.09%) Git (software)
18 19 (22.09%) T-SQL
19 18 (20.93%) tSQLt
19 18 (20.93%) Visual Studio
19 18 (20.93%) JIRA

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 11 (12.79%) Confluence
2 8 (9.30%) Apache
2 8 (9.30%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.30%) GitHub
1 8 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) AMQP
1 3 (3.49%) PuTTY
1 3 (3.49%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (45.35%) SQL Server
2 34 (39.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (9.30%) Big Data
3 8 (9.30%) Event Store
3 8 (9.30%) Riak
3 8 (9.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (5.81%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.65%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.49%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 55 (63.95%) Selenium
2 48 (55.81%) Cucumber
3 41 (47.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (31.40%) FitNesse
5 26 (30.23%) WebDriver
6 19 (22.09%) Git (software)
7 18 (20.93%) JIRA
7 18 (20.93%) tSQLt
7 18 (20.93%) Visual Studio
8 15 (17.44%) Jenkins
9 13 (15.12%) TeamCity
10 12 (13.95%) Octopus Deploy
10 12 (13.95%) SoapUI
10 12 (13.95%) Subversion
11 8 (9.30%) JBehave
12 7 (8.14%) HP UFT
13 6 (6.98%) NUnit
14 4 (4.65%) Bugzilla
14 4 (4.65%) FogBugz
15 3 (3.49%) Jasmine
General
1 16 (18.60%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (4.65%) Retail
4 3 (3.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (32.56%) Automation Tester
1 28 (32.56%) Tester
2 24 (27.91%) Test Engineer
3 22 (25.58%) Developer
4 19 (22.09%) Principal Engineer
4 19 (22.09%) Principal Test Engineer
5 14 (16.28%) Software Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Automation Test Lead
7 5 (5.81%) Agile Tester
7 5 (5.81%) Test Leader
7 5 (5.81%) Web Automation Tester
7 5 (5.81%) Web Tester
8 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.65%) C# Developer
8 4 (4.65%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Mid-Level C# Developer
8 4 (4.65%) SQL Developer
8 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (3.49%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (40.70%) .NET
2 31 (36.05%) Web Services
3 27 (31.40%) SOAP
3 27 (31.40%) WSDL
3 27 (31.40%) XML
3 27 (31.40%) XSD
4 13 (15.12%) ASP.NET
5 12 (13.95%) AngularJS
5 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (13.95%) WCF
6 9 (10.47%) Gherkin
7 8 (9.30%) Kafka
7 8 (9.30%) REST
7 8 (9.30%) WPF
8 7 (8.14%) Sensu
9 6 (6.98%) .NET Framework
10 5 (5.81%) Entity Framework
10 5 (5.81%) MSMQ
11 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.63%) User Experience
2 8 (9.30%) NHS
3 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.81%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.49%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.14%) Windows
2 3 (3.49%) Linux
2 3 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (3.49%) Windows Server
2 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (84.88%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (76.74%) Test Automation
3 45 (52.33%) BDD
4 27 (31.40%) TDD
5 22 (25.58%) ATDD
5 22 (25.58%) Performance Testing
6 21 (24.42%) Exploratory Testing
7 16 (18.60%) Test Strategy
8 11 (12.79%) Software Engineering
8 11 (12.79%) Web Testing
9 9 (10.47%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (10.47%) OO
9 9 (10.47%) Open Source
9 9 (10.47%) Software Testing
10 8 (9.30%) Artificial Intelligence
10 8 (9.30%) Configuration Management
10 8 (9.30%) MVC
10 8 (9.30%) Test Scripting
11 7 (8.14%) Mentoring
11 7 (8.14%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (72.09%) C#
2 41 (47.67%) SQL
3 25 (29.07%) Java
4 19 (22.09%) T-SQL
5 10 (11.63%) Python
6 3 (3.49%) F#
7 2 (2.33%) Ruby
8 1 (1.16%) C
8 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (23.26%) Degree
2 11 (12.79%) ISTQB
3 8 (9.30%) ISEB
4 2 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.30%) Docker
2 3 (3.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (9.30%) Grafana
2 6 (6.98%) Puppet
3 4 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (36.05%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.30%) Splunk
3 7 (8.14%) HP
4 6 (6.98%) Google
5 3 (3.49%) Oracle
5 3 (3.49%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.49%) Software AG
5 3 (3.49%) Twitter
5 3 (3.49%) VMware
5 3 (3.49%) webMethods
6 2 (2.33%) Capita