The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 138 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.042% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.37% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £22,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Cucumber
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
271 206 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.40% 9.71% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 244 188 161
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Cucumber Salary Trend in Birmingham

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) LoadUI
2 2 (66.67%) jMock
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Spock
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Games

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) jMock
2 2 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) LoadUI
2 2 (66.67%) Spock
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) JMeter
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Test Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) QA Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Tester
3 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
3 1 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
1 2 (66.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA