The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for SpecFlow skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SpecFlow over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SpecFlow
North West / Manchester
Rank 198 163 148
Rank change year-on-year -35 -15  
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 7 17 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.18% 0.51% 1.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.73% 2.26% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 37
Median salary £55,000 £48,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.58% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £39,700 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.42% -5.00%  

SpecFlow is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 956 751 677
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 24.59% 22.51% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 803 648 605
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing SpecFlow as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SpecFlow in Manchester

SpecFlow
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for SpecFlow in Manchester

SpecFlow
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SpecFlow in Manchester over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SpecFlow in Manchester

SpecFlow
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SpecFlow within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 1 - -
SpecFlow
North West

SpecFlow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing SpecFlow also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (81.48%) Selenium
3 20 (74.07%) C#
4 14 (51.85%) TDD
5 13 (48.15%) BDD
6 12 (44.44%) WebDriver
6 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
7 11 (40.74%) Windows
7 11 (40.74%) SQL
7 11 (40.74%) .NET
7 11 (40.74%) Scrum
7 11 (40.74%) QA
8 10 (37.04%) Gherkin
9 9 (33.33%) Cucumber
9 9 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (33.33%) Automated Testing
9 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 8 (29.63%) Manual Testing
10 8 (29.63%) Kanban
10 8 (29.63%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (25.93%) Test Automation
11 7 (25.93%) iPad
11 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (25.93%) MVC
11 7 (25.93%) HTML
11 7 (25.93%) Java
11 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
11 7 (25.93%) CSS
12 6 (22.22%) SQL Server

SpecFlow
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) Apache Solr
1 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) DB2
2 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) Couchbase
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (81.48%) Selenium
2 12 (44.44%) WebDriver
3 9 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 9 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (18.52%) NUnit
4 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
5 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
5 4 (14.81%) MSTest
5 4 (14.81%) TeamCity
6 3 (11.11%) SoapUI
7 2 (7.41%) FitNesse
7 2 (7.41%) Gatling
7 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
7 2 (7.41%) JMeter
7 2 (7.41%) Moq
7 2 (7.41%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (7.41%) ReSharper
7 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (7.41%) The Grinder
7 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Electronics
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Tester
3 7 (25.93%) .NET Developer
3 7 (25.93%) C# .NET Developer
3 7 (25.93%) C# Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Automation Tester
4 6 (22.22%) SQL Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Test Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) QA Leader
6 4 (14.81%) QA Team Leader
6 4 (14.81%) Senior Tester
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Team Leader
7 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) Automation Team Leader
7 3 (11.11%) Lead Tester
7 3 (11.11%) QA Automation Engineer
7 3 (11.11%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) .NET
2 10 (37.04%) Gherkin
3 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
3 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (25.93%) CSS
3 7 (25.93%) HTML
4 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 6 (22.22%) WCF
5 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (18.52%) Entity Framework
5 5 (18.52%) LINQ
6 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (14.81%) jQuery
6 4 (14.81%) WF
7 3 (11.11%) SOAP
7 3 (11.11%) Web Services
8 2 (7.41%) Behat
8 2 (7.41%) WSDL
8 2 (7.41%) XML
8 2 (7.41%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) iPad
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) TDD
3 13 (48.15%) BDD
4 11 (40.74%) Scrum
5 9 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 8 (29.63%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (29.63%) Kanban
6 8 (29.63%) Manual Testing
7 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (25.93%) MVC
7 7 (25.93%) Test Automation
8 6 (22.22%) Automation Testing
8 6 (22.22%) Regression Testing
8 6 (22.22%) Test Scripting
9 5 (18.52%) SDLC
10 4 (14.81%) DevOps
10 4 (14.81%) Pair Programming
10 4 (14.81%) Workflow
11 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
11 3 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) C#
2 11 (40.74%) SQL
3 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (25.93%) Java
5 2 (7.41%) Python
6 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) ISEB
1 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) SDET
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) SAP
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