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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SpecFlow
Rank 172 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 20 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.48% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.77% - -
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 0
Average salary £35,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
721 524 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.20% 14.10% 17.35%
Number of salaries quoted 647 459 655
Average salary £35,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Stockport - 10 £33,500 -
SpecFlow
North West

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (86.21%) BDD
2 23 (79.31%) .NET
3 19 (65.52%) SQL
4 18 (62.07%) Selenium
5 17 (58.62%) TDD
6 15 (51.72%) .NET Framework
7 14 (48.28%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (44.83%) Automation Testing
9 12 (41.38%) WebDriver
10 11 (37.93%) SOAP
10 11 (37.93%) Web Services
11 10 (34.48%) Software Testing
12 9 (31.03%) Finance
12 9 (31.03%) Compatibility Testing
12 9 (31.03%) System Testing
12 9 (31.03%) SoapUI
13 8 (27.59%) Regression Testing
13 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (27.59%) Automated Testing
13 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (27.59%) TeamCity
13 8 (27.59%) Hudson
13 8 (27.59%) Jenkins
14 7 (24.14%) C#
14 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
14 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
14 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
14 7 (24.14%) ISEB
14 7 (24.14%) Test Strategy

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (62.07%) Selenium
2 12 (41.38%) WebDriver
3 9 (31.03%) SoapUI
4 8 (27.59%) Jenkins
4 8 (27.59%) Hudson
4 8 (27.59%) TeamCity
5 6 (20.69%) MSTest
5 6 (20.69%) NUnit
6 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Billing
2 6 (20.69%) Marketing
3 3 (10.34%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Analyst
1 16 (55.17%) Test Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Technical Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Technical Test Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Tester
4 6 (20.69%) Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Technical Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Software Tester
6 2 (6.90%) QA Tester
7 1 (3.45%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Systems Test Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (79.31%) .NET
2 15 (51.72%) .NET Framework
3 11 (37.93%) SOAP
3 11 (37.93%) Web Services
4 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
4 6 (20.69%) CSS
4 6 (20.69%) HTML
4 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (20.69%) WCF
4 6 (20.69%) LINQ
4 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (20.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 6 (20.69%) LINQ to SQL
4 6 (20.69%) REST
5 2 (6.90%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Replication
2 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (86.21%) BDD
2 17 (58.62%) TDD
3 14 (48.28%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (44.83%) Automation Testing
5 10 (34.48%) Software Testing
6 9 (31.03%) Compatibility Testing
6 9 (31.03%) System Testing
7 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (27.59%) Automated Testing
7 8 (27.59%) Regression Testing
7 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (24.14%) Test Strategy
9 6 (20.69%) Time Management
9 6 (20.69%) OWASP
9 6 (20.69%) Line Management
9 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
9 6 (20.69%) Coaching
9 6 (20.69%) Pair Programming
9 6 (20.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) SQL
2 7 (24.14%) C#
3 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Capita
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) SAP
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