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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 98 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 8 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.57% 0.33% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.99% 1.84% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 0
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
268 326 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.02% 17.72% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 221 278 285
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,569 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 22 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
2 16 (88.89%) 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
4 14 (77.78%) Test Scripting
5 13 (72.22%) Test Automation
5 13 (72.22%) C#
5 13 (72.22%) C++
6 12 (66.67%) OOP
6 12 (66.67%) OO
7 11 (61.11%) Degree
8 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
9 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
10 3 (16.67%) NUnit
10 3 (16.67%) WebDriver
11 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
11 2 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
11 2 (11.11%) Android
11 2 (11.11%) JIRA
11 2 (11.11%) Chemistry
11 2 (11.11%) Biology
11 2 (11.11%) Life Science
11 2 (11.11%) Big Data
11 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
11 2 (11.11%) Calabash
11 2 (11.11%) WatiN

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 3 (16.67%) NUnit
2 3 (16.67%) WebDriver
3 2 (11.11%) JIRA
3 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.11%) Calabash
3 2 (11.11%) WatiN
3 2 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.56%) JUnit
4 1 (5.56%) eggPlant
4 1 (5.56%) FitNesse
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Tester
2 12 (66.67%) Automation Tester
3 6 (33.33%) Lead Tester
4 4 (22.22%) Test Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior Test Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) QA Engineer
6 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%) Gherkin
2 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Chemistry
1 2 (11.11%) Biology
1 2 (11.11%) Life Science
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
1 2 (11.11%) Android
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
3 14 (77.78%) Test Scripting
4 13 (72.22%) Test Automation
5 12 (66.67%) OOP
5 12 (66.67%) OO
6 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
7 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
9 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
9 1 (5.56%) Extreme Programming
9 1 (5.56%) Test-First Development
9 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
9 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (5.56%) Automation Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Java
2 13 (72.22%) C#
2 13 (72.22%) 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 11 (61.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (77.78%) QA