The first table below looks at the demand for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 95 - 87
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.35% - 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.59% - 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £75,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -8.75%
Development Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
252 148 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.84% 13.81% 17.76%
Number of salaries quoted 222 142 135
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Cucumber
East of England

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Bedfordshire region.

Cucumber Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Cucumber
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Cucumber 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 Cucumber.

1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (100.00%) QA
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) FitNesse
3 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) RSpec
4 1 (16.67%) MSTest
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) NUnit
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) JUnit
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Cucumber 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 Cucumber. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) FitNesse
2 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 1 (16.67%) JUnit
3 1 (16.67%) NUnit
3 1 (16.67%) RSpec
3 1 (16.67%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) QA Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (100.00%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) Automation Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (33.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft