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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SpecFlow
Rank 167 180 182
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 21 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.54% 0.27% 0.026%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.84% 1.64% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 1
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
740 671 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 18.86% 16.30% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 667 554 458
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,450 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Bolton - 3 £37,500 - 4
Stockport - 3 £37,500 -
Rochdale -7 2 £45,000 +12.50%
SpecFlow
North West

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 52 (94.55%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (76.36%) TDD
2 42 (76.36%) BDD
3 41 (74.55%) .NET
4 33 (60.00%) SQL
5 28 (50.91%) Automated Testing
5 28 (50.91%) Automation Testing
5 28 (50.91%) Selenium
6 24 (43.64%) Jenkins
7 22 (40.00%) Compatibility Testing
7 22 (40.00%) System Testing
7 22 (40.00%) SoapUI
8 21 (38.18%) JavaScript
9 20 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
9 20 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (30.91%) ISEB
11 16 (29.09%) C#
11 16 (29.09%) Regression Testing
12 15 (27.27%) Web Services
12 15 (27.27%) TeamCity
12 15 (27.27%) Hudson
13 14 (25.45%) SOAP
14 13 (23.64%) HTML
14 13 (23.64%) QA
15 12 (21.82%) WebDriver
16 11 (20.00%) .NET Framework
16 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
16 11 (20.00%) API Testing
17 10 (18.18%) Replication
17 10 (18.18%) Manual Testing

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (3.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (50.91%) Selenium
2 24 (43.64%) Jenkins
3 22 (40.00%) SoapUI
4 15 (27.27%) Hudson
4 15 (27.27%) TeamCity
5 12 (21.82%) WebDriver
6 9 (16.36%) Cucumber
7 6 (10.91%) NUnit
8 5 (9.09%) ReSharper
8 5 (9.09%) Moq
8 5 (9.09%) Robotium
8 5 (9.09%) Jasmine
8 5 (9.09%) Calabash
8 5 (9.09%) Appium
9 4 (7.27%) MSTest
10 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 8 (14.55%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Electronics
3 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (45.45%) Analyst
1 25 (45.45%) Test Analyst
2 14 (25.45%) Tester
3 10 (18.18%) Developer
3 10 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
3 10 (18.18%) Technical Tester
3 10 (18.18%) Technical Test Analyst
4 5 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Software Tester
6 3 (5.45%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.45%) Architect
6 3 (5.45%) Software Architect
6 3 (5.45%) Automation Tester
6 3 (5.45%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Agile .NET Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Agile C# Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Test Architect
7 2 (3.64%) ScrumMaster
7 2 (3.64%) Lead Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (74.55%) .NET
2 15 (27.27%) Web Services
3 14 (25.45%) SOAP
4 13 (23.64%) HTML
5 11 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 9 (16.36%) WCF
6 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET
6 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (14.55%) HTML5
7 8 (14.55%) CSS
8 4 (7.27%) LINQ
8 4 (7.27%) jQuery
8 4 (7.27%) AngularJS
8 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (5.45%) WF
9 3 (5.45%) Gherkin
9 3 (5.45%) Entity Framework
10 2 (3.64%) WebSphere MQ
11 1 (1.82%) WPF
11 1 (1.82%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Replication
2 5 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.45%) N-Tier
3 3 (5.45%) Informatics
3 3 (5.45%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.64%) Blog
5 1 (1.82%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Android
1 6 (10.91%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (94.55%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (76.36%) TDD
2 42 (76.36%) BDD
3 28 (50.91%) Automation Testing
3 28 (50.91%) Automated Testing
4 22 (40.00%) Compatibility Testing
4 22 (40.00%) System Testing
5 20 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (29.09%) Regression Testing
7 11 (20.00%) API Testing
8 10 (18.18%) Manual Testing
9 8 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (12.73%) MVC
10 7 (12.73%) Unit Testing
11 6 (10.91%) Integration Testing
11 6 (10.91%) Software Testing
11 6 (10.91%) SDLC
12 5 (9.09%) Kanban
12 5 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 33 (60.00%) SQL
2 21 (38.18%) JavaScript
3 16 (29.09%) C#
4 5 (9.09%) Java
4 5 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (1.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) ISEB
2 4 (7.27%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) SAP
2 2 (3.64%) IBM
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle
3 1 (1.82%) Google
Bolton, Lancashire
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Industry leading benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
D4 Digital
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bolton
D4 Digital
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago