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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SpecFlow
North West / Manchester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 162 158
Rank change year-on-year -26 -4  
Permanent jobs citing SpecFlow 16 21 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.39% 0.61% 0.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.62% 3.02% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 26
Median salary £44,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £44,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.09% +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 985 696 755
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 23.83% 20.15% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 841 612 662
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Rochdale -3 2 £50,000 - 1
Stockport - 2 £35,000 -
SpecFlow
North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (82.61%) BDD
3 17 (73.91%) Selenium
3 17 (73.91%) C#
4 14 (60.87%) Test Automation
5 10 (43.48%) .NET
5 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
6 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
6 9 (39.13%) TDD
6 9 (39.13%) Cucumber
7 8 (34.78%) WebDriver
7 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (34.78%) QA
7 8 (34.78%) SQL
7 8 (34.78%) HTML
7 8 (34.78%) CSS
7 8 (34.78%) MVC
8 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
8 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
9 6 (26.09%) jQuery
9 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
10 5 (21.74%) JMeter
10 5 (21.74%) Scrum
10 5 (21.74%) Java
10 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
10 5 (21.74%) Performance Testing
10 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (21.74%) SOLID
11 4 (17.39%) Git (software)

SpecFlow
Co-occurring 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 (8.70%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.04%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Broadband
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Selenium
2 9 (39.13%) Cucumber
3 8 (34.78%) WebDriver
4 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
5 5 (21.74%) JMeter
5 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
6 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
6 4 (17.39%) JIRA
6 4 (17.39%) SoapUI
7 3 (13.04%) AccuRev
7 3 (13.04%) GoCD
7 3 (13.04%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (13.04%) TeamCity
8 2 (8.70%) Appium
8 2 (8.70%) FitNesse
8 2 (8.70%) Gatling
8 2 (8.70%) The Grinder
8 2 (8.70%) Travis CI
8 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Games
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) .NET Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) QA Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (17.39%) C# Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (17.39%) QA Automation Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Tester
5 3 (13.04%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Automation Tester
5 3 (13.04%) Quality Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Software Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) CSS
2 8 (34.78%) HTML
3 6 (26.09%) jQuery
4 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
4 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (17.39%) Gherkin
4 4 (17.39%) Sass
4 4 (17.39%) WCF
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (8.70%) React
5 2 (8.70%) SOAP
5 2 (8.70%) Web Services
5 2 (8.70%) WF
5 2 (8.70%) WSDL
5 2 (8.70%) XML
5 2 (8.70%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.35%) iPad
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Android
2 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (82.61%) BDD
3 14 (60.87%) Test Automation
4 9 (39.13%) TDD
5 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (34.78%) MVC
6 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
7 5 (21.74%) Performance Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Scrum
7 5 (21.74%) SOLID
8 4 (17.39%) Kanban
8 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
9 3 (13.04%) Coaching
9 3 (13.04%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (13.04%) Functional Programming
9 3 (13.04%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (13.04%) Load Testing
9 3 (13.04%) Web Development
10 2 (8.70%) Test Planning
10 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) C#
2 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) Java
5 4 (17.39%) Elixir
5 4 (17.39%) Erlang
5 4 (17.39%) Go
5 4 (17.39%) TypeScript
6 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
7 2 (8.70%) C
7 2 (8.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) ISEB
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Ansible
1 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (13.04%) Puppet
2 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) HP
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago