The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 74 85 68
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -17
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 10 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.17% 1.62% 1.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.97% 6.60% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 11
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -6.84%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +9.58%
Cucumber
East Sussex

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

Development Applications Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
252 303 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 29.58% 24.61% 19.49%
Number of salaries quoted 185 249 123
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £52,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Cucumber Salary Trend in Brighton

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in Brighton

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 24 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (91.67%) Hibernate
2 22 (91.67%) Spring
2 22 (91.67%) Java EE
3 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (83.33%) JUnit
5 17 (70.83%) WebSphere
6 16 (66.67%) Struts
6 16 (66.67%) JMS
7 15 (62.50%) Spring MVC
7 15 (62.50%) Jetty
8 14 (58.33%) REST
8 14 (58.33%) Finance
9 13 (54.17%) Domain-Driven Design
9 13 (54.17%) jMock
10 12 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
10 12 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
11 11 (45.83%) JIRA
12 9 (37.50%) Requirements Management
12 9 (37.50%) Atlassian
13 7 (29.17%) Mingle
14 6 (25.00%) JAX-RS
14 6 (25.00%) Jenkins
14 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (25.00%) QA
15 5 (20.83%) J2EE
16 4 (16.67%) Ant
16 4 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 4 (16.67%) MVC
16 4 (16.67%) Retail

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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.

Application Platforms
1 17 (70.83%) WebSphere
2 15 (62.50%) Jetty
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (83.33%) JUnit
2 13 (54.17%) jMock
3 11 (45.83%) JIRA
4 6 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (16.67%) Hudson
5 4 (16.67%) Gradle
5 4 (16.67%) Ant
5 4 (16.67%) Maven
6 3 (12.50%) Selenium
6 3 (12.50%) Mockito
7 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
7 2 (8.33%) WebDriver
7 2 (8.33%) HP UFT
General
1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
1 11 (45.83%) Java Developer
2 5 (20.83%) QA Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Programmer
4 1 (4.17%) Quality Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Java Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Tester
4 1 (4.17%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) Java EE
1 22 (91.67%) Hibernate
1 22 (91.67%) Spring
2 16 (66.67%) Struts
2 16 (66.67%) JMS
3 15 (62.50%) Spring MVC
4 14 (58.33%) REST
5 12 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (25.00%) JAX-RS
7 5 (20.83%) J2EE
8 4 (16.67%) Ajax
9 2 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) Domain-Driven Design
3 12 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
4 9 (37.50%) Requirements Management
5 6 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 4 (16.67%) MVC
6 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 4 (16.67%) Product Management
6 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Manual Testing
8 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.17%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Atlassian
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) HP