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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 78 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 12 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.29% 0.27% -
As % of the Development Applications category 6.06% 0.99% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
198 203 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 21.36% 26.92% 27.28%
Number of salaries quoted 176 180 217
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 35 (83.33%) SQL
2 33 (78.57%) Selenium
3 31 (73.81%) QA
3 31 (73.81%) WebDriver
4 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (54.76%) JIRA
4 23 (54.76%) Test Scripting
5 19 (45.24%) ISEB
6 18 (42.86%) Ruby
6 18 (42.86%) Git (software)
7 17 (40.48%) BDD
8 16 (38.10%) C#
8 16 (38.10%) Automated Testing
9 15 (35.71%) SpecFlow
10 13 (30.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
12 11 (26.19%) Jenkins
12 11 (26.19%) Automation Testing
13 10 (23.81%) ISTQB
13 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (23.81%) Test Automation
14 9 (21.43%) Java
14 9 (21.43%) Manual Testing
15 8 (19.05%) CMS
15 8 (19.05%) Degree
16 7 (16.67%) .NET
16 7 (16.67%) Time Management
17 6 (14.29%) Eclipse
17 6 (14.29%) IntelliJ
17 6 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (19.05%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (78.57%) Selenium
2 31 (73.81%) WebDriver
3 23 (54.76%) JIRA
4 18 (42.86%) Git (software)
5 15 (35.71%) SpecFlow
6 11 (26.19%) Jenkins
7 6 (14.29%) TestNG
7 6 (14.29%) Eclipse
7 6 (14.29%) IntelliJ
7 6 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
8 4 (9.52%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Analyst
2 20 (47.62%) QA Tester
2 20 (47.62%) Tester
3 19 (45.24%) Test Analyst
4 14 (33.33%) QA Engineer
5 13 (30.95%) Web Tester
6 11 (26.19%) Test Engineer
7 10 (23.81%) QA Analyst
8 5 (11.90%) QA Test Analyst
9 3 (7.14%) Quality Analyst
10 2 (4.76%) Web Engineer
10 2 (4.76%) Automated Test Engineer
10 2 (4.76%) Automated Tester
10 2 (4.76%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) .NET
2 5 (11.90%) XML
2 5 (11.90%) HTML
3 1 (2.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) User Experience
2 2 (4.76%) Social Media
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) UNIX
2 1 (2.38%) Android
2 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (54.76%) Test Scripting
1 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (40.48%) BDD
3 16 (38.10%) Automated Testing
4 11 (26.19%) Automation Testing
5 10 (23.81%) Test Automation
5 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (21.43%) Manual Testing
7 7 (16.67%) Time Management
8 6 (14.29%) Product Management
8 6 (14.29%) TDD
9 3 (7.14%) Data Migration
9 3 (7.14%) Software Testing
9 3 (7.14%) Integration Testing
9 3 (7.14%) Test Management
9 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.14%) Regression Testing
9 3 (7.14%) Migration
9 3 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (7.14%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (83.33%) SQL
2 18 (42.86%) Ruby
3 16 (38.10%) C#
4 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 9 (21.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (45.24%) ISEB
2 13 (30.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (23.81%) ISTQB
4 8 (19.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (73.81%) QA