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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SpecFlow
Rank 154 168 199
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +31
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 28 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.83% 0.40% 0.047%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.78% 2.95% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 27 11 1
Average salary £37,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.55% -1.81%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +15.00%
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
741 542 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.04% 13.64% 15.74%
Number of salaries quoted 652 458 590
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 29 June 2015.

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 29 June 2015. 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 - 11 £37,500 - 2
SpecFlow
North West

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 63 (88.73%) .NET
1 63 (88.73%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (85.92%) TDD
3 58 (81.69%) BDD
4 46 (64.79%) SQL
5 39 (54.93%) Automation Testing
6 36 (50.70%) SoapUI
6 36 (50.70%) Compatibility Testing
6 36 (50.70%) System Testing
6 36 (50.70%) Automated Testing
7 32 (45.07%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (43.66%) Jenkins
9 30 (42.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 29 (40.85%) ISEB
11 28 (39.44%) Selenium
12 26 (36.62%) TeamCity
12 26 (36.62%) Hudson
13 22 (30.99%) JavaScript
14 21 (29.58%) Web Services
15 20 (28.17%) SOAP
16 19 (26.76%) Regression Testing
17 18 (25.35%) C#
18 17 (23.94%) .NET Framework
18 17 (23.94%) API Testing
19 16 (22.54%) QA
19 16 (22.54%) Replication
20 15 (21.13%) HTML
20 15 (21.13%) SQL Server
20 15 (21.13%) Manual Testing
21 13 (18.31%) WebDriver

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 2 (2.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (50.70%) SoapUI
2 31 (43.66%) Jenkins
3 28 (39.44%) Selenium
4 26 (36.62%) TeamCity
4 26 (36.62%) Hudson
5 13 (18.31%) WebDriver
6 8 (11.27%) NUnit
7 7 (9.86%) ReSharper
7 7 (9.86%) Moq
8 6 (8.45%) Cucumber
9 5 (7.04%) MSTest
9 5 (7.04%) Robotium
9 5 (7.04%) Jasmine
9 5 (7.04%) Calabash
9 5 (7.04%) Appium
10 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (8.45%) Retail
2 3 (4.23%) Finance
3 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.41%) Games
3 1 (1.41%) Electronics
3 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (47.89%) Analyst
1 34 (47.89%) Test Analyst
2 19 (26.76%) Tester
3 16 (22.54%) Technical Tester
4 15 (21.13%) Developer
5 14 (19.72%) Technical Analyst
5 14 (19.72%) Technical Test Analyst
6 9 (12.68%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Software Tester
7 3 (4.23%) Agile Test Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Automation Tester
8 2 (2.82%) Lead Tester
8 2 (2.82%) ScrumMaster
8 2 (2.82%) .NET Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Lead Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Systems Developer
9 1 (1.41%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (1.41%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (1.41%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (88.73%) .NET
2 21 (29.58%) Web Services
3 20 (28.17%) SOAP
4 17 (23.94%) .NET Framework
5 15 (21.13%) HTML
6 13 (18.31%) WCF
7 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET
7 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (12.68%) HTML5
9 7 (9.86%) CSS
10 5 (7.04%) Entity Framework
10 5 (7.04%) LINQ
10 5 (7.04%) jQuery
10 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (5.63%) WF
12 2 (2.82%) AngularJS
12 2 (2.82%) WebSphere MQ
13 1 (1.41%) WPF
13 1 (1.41%) SignalR
13 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.54%) Replication
2 5 (7.04%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.23%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.41%) DTV
5 1 (1.41%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.04%) Android
1 5 (7.04%) Apple iOS
2 4 (5.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (88.73%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (85.92%) TDD
3 58 (81.69%) BDD
4 39 (54.93%) Automation Testing
5 36 (50.70%) System Testing
5 36 (50.70%) Compatibility Testing
5 36 (50.70%) Automated Testing
6 32 (45.07%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (42.25%) User Acceptance Testing
8 19 (26.76%) Regression Testing
9 17 (23.94%) API Testing
10 15 (21.13%) Manual Testing
11 12 (16.90%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (15.49%) MVC
13 8 (11.27%) E-Commerce
14 7 (9.86%) Scrum
14 7 (9.86%) Unit Testing
14 7 (9.86%) Kanban
15 6 (8.45%) Pair Programming
16 4 (5.63%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 46 (64.79%) SQL
2 22 (30.99%) JavaScript
3 18 (25.35%) C#
4 9 (12.68%) Java
5 5 (7.04%) Ruby
6 1 (1.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (40.85%) ISEB
2 6 (8.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (22.54%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (11.27%) SAP
2 2 (2.82%) IBM
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle
3 1 (1.41%) Google
Bolton, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Industry leading benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dunnhumby
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum + excellent benefits & bonus package
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton
D4 Digital
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago