Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for The Grinder skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited The Grinder over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The Grinder - Java Load Testing Framework
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 282 295 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 - -
Permanent jobs citing The Grinder 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.041% 0.053% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.17% 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% - -
North West median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 -
% change year-on-year -8.33% - -

The Grinder is in the Development Applications category. The following 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.

All Development Application Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,781 1,825 1,489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 24.23% 23.97% 21.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,451 1,619 1,299
Manchester median annual salary £42,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.59% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £56,250
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +6.67%

The Grinder
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing The Grinder as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for The Grinder in Manchester

The Grinder
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for The Grinder in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT jobs citing The Grinder also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for The Grinder.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (100.00%) Gatling
1 3 (100.00%) Travis CI

The Grinder
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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Slack
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Gatling
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) JMeter
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (100.00%) Travis CI
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Data Science
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA