Period
to 30 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Zephyr skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Zephyr over the 6 months to 30 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

D Software Zephyr
England > North West
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 242 329 365
Rank change year-on-year +87 +36 -9
Permanent jobs citing Zephyr 9 5 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 0.14% 0.049% 0.025%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.72% 0.24% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 3
Median annual salary £55,000 £31,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +76.00% -30.56% +28.57%
10th Percentile £47,500 £26,625 £31,200
90th Percentile £76,250 £38,875 £49,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £47,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +17.02% +7.43% +16.67%

Zephyr 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 the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,251 2,102 2,830
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.05% 20.62% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 981 1,578 2,225
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Zephyr
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Zephyr as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Zephyr in the North West

Zephyr
Salary Trend in the North West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Zephyr in the North West.

Salary trend for Zephyr in the North West

Zephyr
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Zephyr in the North West over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Zephyr in the North West

Zephyr
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Zephyr within the North West region over the 6 months to 30 May 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +72 9 £55,000 +57.14%
Zephyr
England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2020, IT jobs citing Zephyr 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 North West region with a requirement for Zephyr.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) JIRA
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
1 9 (100.00%) Azure
1 9 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 9 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 9 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 9 (100.00%) Docker
1 9 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 9 (100.00%) Protractor
2 8 (88.89%) BDD
3 6 (66.67%) Puppet
3 6 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (66.67%) REST
3 6 (66.67%) Gherkin
3 6 (66.67%) Jasmine
3 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 6 (66.67%) Confluence
3 6 (66.67%) Mockito
3 6 (66.67%) AWS
3 6 (66.67%) Maven
3 6 (66.67%) Ruby
3 6 (66.67%) Google
3 6 (66.67%) Scala
3 6 (66.67%) CA Agile Central
3 6 (66.67%) SDLC
3 6 (66.67%) GitLab
3 6 (66.67%) Robot Framework
3 6 (66.67%) DevOps
3 6 (66.67%) Test Management

Zephyr
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 6 (66.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Azure
2 6 (66.67%) AWS
2 6 (66.67%) Slack
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 9 (100.00%) JIRA
1 9 (100.00%) Protractor
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
1 9 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 9 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 6 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (66.67%) Gatling
2 6 (66.67%) GitLab
2 6 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 6 (66.67%) Jasmine
2 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 6 (66.67%) JMeter
2 6 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 6 (66.67%) Maven
2 6 (66.67%) Mockito
2 6 (66.67%) Robot Framework
2 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (66.67%) TestComplete
2 6 (66.67%) The Grinder
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Consultant
2 5 (55.56%) Java Consultant
2 5 (55.56%) Test Automation Consultant
2 5 (55.56%) Test Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Developer in Test
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
1 6 (66.67%) Gherkin
1 6 (66.67%) Nightwatchjs
1 6 (66.67%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) BDD
3 6 (66.67%) DevOps
3 6 (66.67%) SDLC
3 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 6 (66.67%) Test Management
4 5 (55.56%) Code Coverage
4 5 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (55.56%) OO
4 5 (55.56%) Performance Engineering
4 5 (55.56%) SDET
4 5 (55.56%) Software Delivery
4 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
4 5 (55.56%) TDD
4 5 (55.56%) Technical Leadership
5 3 (33.33%) API Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
1 6 (66.67%) Groovy
1 6 (66.67%) Java
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 6 (66.67%) Python
1 6 (66.67%) Ruby
1 6 (66.67%) Scala
1 6 (66.67%) VB.NET
1 6 (66.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ISTQB
1 5 (55.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) Kubernetes
2 6 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) CA
1 6 (66.67%) CA Agile Central
1 6 (66.67%) Google
1 6 (66.67%) IBM
1 6 (66.67%) Micro Focus
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
1 6 (66.67%) Parasoft