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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 139 129 121
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 7 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.28% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.05% 0.66% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 2
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
342 304 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.89% 16.53% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 297 259 147
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Scrum
3 11 (64.71%) E-Commerce
3 11 (64.71%) QA
3 11 (64.71%) Selenium
4 9 (52.94%) Web Services
4 9 (52.94%) WebDriver
5 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (41.18%) SpecFlow
7 6 (35.29%) JBehave
7 6 (35.29%) Appium
7 6 (35.29%) Automation Testing
7 6 (35.29%) SOAP
7 6 (35.29%) Workflow
7 6 (35.29%) MySQL
7 6 (35.29%) Manual Testing
7 6 (35.29%) TestNG
7 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
7 6 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (35.29%) Compatibility Testing
7 6 (35.29%) Security Testing
7 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
8 5 (29.41%) Java
9 4 (23.53%) SOA
9 4 (23.53%) ITIL
9 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
9 4 (23.53%) MVC
9 4 (23.53%) NUnit
9 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (23.53%) LAMP

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) MySQL
2 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Selenium
2 9 (52.94%) WebDriver
3 7 (41.18%) SpecFlow
4 6 (35.29%) Appium
4 6 (35.29%) JBehave
4 6 (35.29%) TestNG
5 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
5 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
5 4 (23.53%) NUnit
5 4 (23.53%) PHPUnit
6 3 (17.65%) NeoLoad
7 2 (11.76%) JUnit
8 1 (5.88%) FogBugz
8 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
1 6 (35.29%) QA Leader
1 6 (35.29%) Test Leader
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Full Stack Developer
2 4 (23.53%) LAMP Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Test Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Automation Test Lead
4 2 (11.76%) ServiceNow Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Development Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) QA Automation Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Software Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Software Development Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) Web Services
2 6 (35.29%) SOAP
3 4 (23.53%) LAMP
3 4 (23.53%) RESTful
4 3 (17.65%) XML
5 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.76%) CSS
5 2 (11.76%) HTML
5 2 (11.76%) REST
5 2 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (5.88%) .NET
6 1 (5.88%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (70.59%) Scrum
3 11 (64.71%) E-Commerce
4 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Automation Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Compatibility Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Manual Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Security Testing
4 6 (35.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Waterfall
4 6 (35.29%) Workflow
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) MVC
5 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
5 4 (23.53%) SOA
6 3 (17.65%) BDD
6 3 (17.65%) SDLC
6 3 (17.65%) TDD
6 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (64.71%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) ServiceNow
2 1 (5.88%) Dynatrace
2 1 (5.88%) New Relic
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £45000 - £47500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago