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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 73 87 82
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 19 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.93% 0.25% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.33% 0.97% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 3
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
228 207 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 23.22% 25.49% 27.63%
Number of salaries quoted 208 177 207
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -12.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 21 November 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 31 (91.18%) QA
2 30 (88.24%) SQL
3 24 (70.59%) Selenium
4 23 (67.65%) JIRA
5 22 (64.71%) WebDriver
6 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (55.88%) Ruby
7 19 (55.88%) Git (software)
8 15 (44.12%) Test Scripting
8 15 (44.12%) Automated Testing
9 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
10 12 (35.29%) BDD
11 11 (32.35%) Jenkins
11 11 (32.35%) Automation Testing
12 10 (29.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 10 (29.41%) ISEB
12 10 (29.41%) ISTQB
12 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (26.47%) Manual Testing
13 9 (26.47%) SpecFlow
14 8 (23.53%) CMS
15 7 (20.59%) .NET
15 7 (20.59%) C#
15 7 (20.59%) Time Management
15 7 (20.59%) Degree
16 6 (17.65%) Product Management
16 6 (17.65%) HTML
17 5 (14.71%) XML
18 4 (11.76%) UNIX
19 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (23.53%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.94%) Redis
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (70.59%) Selenium
2 23 (67.65%) JIRA
3 22 (64.71%) WebDriver
4 19 (55.88%) Git (software)
5 11 (32.35%) Jenkins
6 9 (26.47%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.94%) RSpec
7 1 (2.94%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Tester
1 20 (58.82%) QA Tester
2 14 (41.18%) QA Engineer
3 13 (38.24%) Web Tester
4 12 (35.29%) Analyst
5 11 (32.35%) Test Engineer
6 10 (29.41%) Test Analyst
6 10 (29.41%) QA Analyst
7 5 (14.71%) QA Test Analyst
8 3 (8.82%) Quality Analyst
9 2 (5.88%) Web Engineer
9 2 (5.88%) Automated Test Engineer
9 2 (5.88%) Automated Tester
10 1 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) .NET
2 6 (17.65%) HTML
3 5 (14.71%) XML
4 1 (2.94%) LAMP
4 1 (2.94%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.94%) Haml
4 1 (2.94%) Sass
4 1 (2.94%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) User Experience
2 2 (5.88%) Social Media
3 1 (2.94%) iPad
3 1 (2.94%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) UNIX
2 1 (2.94%) Android
2 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) Test Scripting
2 15 (44.12%) Automated Testing
3 12 (35.29%) BDD
4 11 (32.35%) Automation Testing
5 10 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (26.47%) Manual Testing
7 7 (20.59%) Time Management
8 6 (17.65%) Product Management
9 3 (8.82%) Non-Functional Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Data Migration
9 3 (8.82%) Software Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Integration Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Test Management
9 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
9 3 (8.82%) Regression Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Migration
10 2 (5.88%) Scrum
10 2 (5.88%) Project Management
10 2 (5.88%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (88.24%) SQL
2 19 (55.88%) Ruby
3 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
4 7 (20.59%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) ISEB
1 10 (29.41%) ISTQB
1 10 (29.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (20.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (91.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Capistrano