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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 98 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.68% 0.056% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.52% 0.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Cucumber
Cambridgeshire

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

Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
284 282 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.39% 15.73% 15.47%
Number of salaries quoted 241 249 275
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,678 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Cucumber Salary Trend in Cambridge

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 18 (100.00%) Selenium
2 16 (88.89%) Manual Testing
3 15 (83.33%) Java
3 15 (83.33%) Scrum
3 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (77.78%) TDD
4 14 (77.78%) Kanban
4 14 (77.78%) QA
5 13 (72.22%) Test Scripting
6 12 (66.67%) Test Automation
6 12 (66.67%) C#
6 12 (66.67%) C++
7 11 (61.11%) OOP
7 11 (61.11%) OO
8 10 (55.56%) Degree
9 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
10 4 (22.22%) WebDriver
10 4 (22.22%) NUnit
10 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
11 3 (16.67%) WatiN
11 3 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
11 3 (16.67%) Android
11 3 (16.67%) JIRA
11 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
11 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
11 3 (16.67%) Calabash
12 2 (11.11%) Big Data
12 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
12 2 (11.11%) Chemistry
12 2 (11.11%) Biology

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (22.22%) WebDriver
2 4 (22.22%) NUnit
3 3 (16.67%) WatiN
3 3 (16.67%) JIRA
3 3 (16.67%) Calabash
4 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.56%) JUnit
5 1 (5.56%) FitNesse
5 1 (5.56%) eggPlant
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Tester
2 11 (61.11%) Automation Tester
3 5 (27.78%) Test Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Lead Tester
4 3 (16.67%) Junior
4 3 (16.67%) Junior Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Automated Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) XML
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) RESTful
2 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Chemistry
1 2 (11.11%) Biology
1 2 (11.11%) Life Science
2 1 (5.56%) Open Source
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Android
1 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Manual Testing
2 15 (83.33%) Scrum
2 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (77.78%) TDD
3 14 (77.78%) Kanban
4 13 (72.22%) Test Scripting
5 12 (66.67%) Test Automation
6 11 (61.11%) OOP
6 11 (61.11%) OO
7 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
8 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
9 3 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
10 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
10 1 (5.56%) Test-First Development
10 1 (5.56%) Extreme Programming
10 1 (5.56%) BDD
10 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
10 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
10 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) Java
2 12 (66.67%) C#
2 12 (66.67%) C++
3 2 (11.11%) Ruby
3 2 (11.11%) Python
3 2 (11.11%) Perl
3 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (77.78%) QA
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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