The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SpecFlow
Rank 161 159 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 13 35 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.39% 0.89% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.78% 4.87% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 34 0
Average salary £46,250 £36,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
SpecFlow
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
732 719 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.15% 18.20% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 632 673 486
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -1 5 £50,000 -3.84%
Stockport -11 2 £38,500 +5.47%
Oldham - 1 - -
SpecFlow
North West

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 36 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (80.56%) TDD
2 29 (80.56%) C#
3 25 (69.44%) Selenium
4 21 (58.33%) .NET
5 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
6 19 (52.78%) JavaScript
7 18 (50.00%) HTML
7 18 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 18 (50.00%) MVC
7 18 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (47.22%) BDD
9 15 (41.67%) NUnit
9 15 (41.67%) WCF
9 15 (41.67%) Cucumber
9 15 (41.67%) Continuous Delivery
10 14 (38.89%) CSS
11 13 (36.11%) Automated Testing
12 12 (33.33%) jQuery
13 11 (30.56%) .NET Framework
13 11 (30.56%) Degree
13 11 (30.56%) SQL
14 10 (27.78%) Scrum
15 9 (25.00%) Entity Framework
15 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
15 9 (25.00%) DevOps
15 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 9 (25.00%) Kanban
15 9 (25.00%) MSTest
15 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 25 (69.44%) Selenium
2 15 (41.67%) Cucumber
2 15 (41.67%) NUnit
3 9 (25.00%) MSTest
4 6 (16.67%) JIRA
4 6 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (16.67%) TeamCity
5 5 (13.89%) Moq
5 5 (13.89%) ReSharper
6 3 (8.33%) SoapUI
7 2 (5.56%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.78%) HP UFT
8 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Developer
2 16 (44.44%) C# Developer
3 14 (38.89%) .NET Developer
4 12 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (27.78%) .NET Software Developer
5 10 (27.78%) Software Developer
6 9 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
7 8 (22.22%) SQL Developer
7 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Developer
8 7 (19.44%) Tester
9 6 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (16.67%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 6 (16.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 6 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (16.67%) Senior Developer
9 6 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
9 6 (16.67%) Senior SQL Developer
9 6 (16.67%) Senior SQL Server Developer
10 5 (13.89%) Software Tester
11 4 (11.11%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (58.33%) .NET
2 18 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 18 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 18 (50.00%) HTML
3 15 (41.67%) WCF
4 14 (38.89%) CSS
5 12 (33.33%) jQuery
6 11 (30.56%) .NET Framework
7 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (25.00%) Entity Framework
7 9 (25.00%) LINQ
7 9 (25.00%) WF
8 8 (22.22%) HTML5
9 7 (19.44%) AngularJS
10 5 (13.89%) Gherkin
11 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (8.33%) Web Services
12 1 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Informatics
2 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Android
2 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (80.56%) TDD
3 18 (50.00%) MVC
4 17 (47.22%) BDD
5 15 (41.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (36.11%) Automated Testing
7 10 (27.78%) Scrum
8 9 (25.00%) DevOps
8 9 (25.00%) Kanban
8 9 (25.00%) Pair Programming
8 9 (25.00%) Workflow
9 8 (22.22%) Functional Testing
10 7 (19.44%) Performance Testing
11 6 (16.67%) High Availability
12 5 (13.89%) Automation Testing
12 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
12 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
13 4 (11.11%) Integration Testing
13 4 (11.11%) Manual Testing
13 4 (11.11%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 29 (80.56%) C#
2 19 (52.78%) JavaScript
3 11 (30.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Degree
2 7 (19.44%) ISEB
3 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle
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