The first table below looks at the demand for SpecFlow skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpecFlow
Rank 167 174 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 20 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.50% 0.024% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.35% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 0
Average salary £40,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £34,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+19.11% +6.25%
Development Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
597 593 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.87% 14.38% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 491 517 490
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
SpecFlow
North West

SpecFlow
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SpecFlow across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

SpecFlow Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SpecFlow
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SpecFlow Salary Trend in Manchester

SpecFlow
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SpecFlow across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

SpecFlow Salary Histogram in Manchester

SpecFlow
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SpecFlow within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 9 £39,500 -
SpecFlow
North West

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing SpecFlow also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SpecFlow.

1 33 (100.00%) C#
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (93.94%) ASP.NET
2 31 (93.94%) ASP.NET MVC
3 30 (90.91%) WCF
3 30 (90.91%) SQL Server
4 28 (84.85%) OO
5 27 (81.82%) JavaScript
5 27 (81.82%) TDD
6 22 (66.67%) MVC
6 22 (66.67%) SQL
7 20 (60.61%) HTML
7 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (57.58%) NUnit
8 19 (57.58%) .NET Framework
8 19 (57.58%) Refactoring
8 19 (57.58%) LINQ
9 18 (54.55%) OOD
10 17 (51.52%) Pair Programming
10 17 (51.52%) jQuery
10 17 (51.52%) REST
11 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 14 (42.42%) BDD
13 12 (36.36%) Moq
13 12 (36.36%) Octopus Deploy
13 12 (36.36%) ReSharper
13 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
13 12 (36.36%) TeamCity
13 12 (36.36%) Mercurial
13 12 (36.36%) WinForms

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing SpecFlow also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SpecFlow. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (36.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) Internet
2 3 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (27.27%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 19 (57.58%) NUnit
2 12 (36.36%) Moq
2 12 (36.36%) Octopus Deploy
2 12 (36.36%) ReSharper
2 12 (36.36%) TeamCity
2 12 (36.36%) Mercurial
3 9 (27.27%) MSTest
3 9 (27.27%) Selenium
4 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.03%) RSpec
5 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
1 9 (27.27%) Billing
1 9 (27.27%) Marketing
2 5 (15.15%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Senior Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Software Developer
3 9 (27.27%) C# Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Web Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Senior Web Developer
5 6 (18.18%) .NET Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Systems Developer
7 3 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Systems Developer
9 1 (3.03%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Lead Developer
9 1 (3.03%) C# Web Developer
9 1 (3.03%) C Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Agile .NET Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Agile C# Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (93.94%) ASP.NET
2 31 (93.94%) ASP.NET MVC
3 30 (90.91%) WCF
4 20 (60.61%) HTML
5 19 (57.58%) .NET Framework
5 19 (57.58%) LINQ
6 17 (51.52%) jQuery
6 17 (51.52%) REST
7 16 (48.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 12 (36.36%) WinForms
8 12 (36.36%) Web Services
9 11 (33.33%) RESTful
10 9 (27.27%) CSS
10 9 (27.27%) SOAP
10 9 (27.27%) NHibernate
10 9 (27.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 9 (27.27%) LINQ to SQL
10 9 (27.27%) Castle Windsor
10 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows CE
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
1 3 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (84.85%) OO
2 27 (81.82%) TDD
3 22 (66.67%) MVC
4 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (57.58%) Refactoring
6 18 (54.55%) OOD
7 17 (51.52%) Pair Programming
8 14 (42.42%) BDD
9 10 (30.30%) Web Development
9 10 (30.30%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (30.30%) Unit Testing
9 10 (30.30%) ATDD
9 10 (30.30%) SOA
10 9 (27.27%) UML
10 9 (27.27%) Software Testing
10 9 (27.27%) Test Strategy
10 9 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (27.27%) Time Management
10 9 (27.27%) OWASP
11 8 (24.24%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 22 (66.67%) SQL
4 8 (24.24%) TypeScript
5 2 (6.06%) C
6 1 (3.03%) Java
6 1 (3.03%) C++
6 1 (3.03%) F#
6 1 (3.03%) Scala
6 1 (3.03%) Haskell
6 1 (3.03%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.06%) MCP
2 2 (6.06%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Google
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle