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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 100 112 118
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 5 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.35% 0.57% 0.059%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.88% 2.83% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 1
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
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
266 353 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.88% 20.18% 19.16%
Number of salaries quoted 210 289 302
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 7 July 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%) Java
2 16 (88.89%) Scrum
2 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (83.33%) C++
3 15 (83.33%) Test Automation
4 14 (77.78%) Test Scripting
4 14 (77.78%) C#
5 13 (72.22%) TDD
5 13 (72.22%) Manual Testing
5 13 (72.22%) Kanban
5 13 (72.22%) QA
6 12 (66.67%) Degree
6 12 (66.67%) OOP
6 12 (66.67%) OO
7 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
8 5 (27.78%) Ruby
9 4 (22.22%) NUnit
9 4 (22.22%) XML
9 4 (22.22%) Python
9 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
10 3 (16.67%) Gherkin
10 3 (16.67%) API Testing
10 3 (16.67%) RESTful
10 3 (16.67%) WebDriver
10 3 (16.67%) Open Source
10 3 (16.67%) BDD
10 3 (16.67%) Web Services
10 3 (16.67%) JUnit
11 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

Development Applications
1 18 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 4 (22.22%) NUnit
3 3 (16.67%) JUnit
3 3 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.56%) HP UFT
4 1 (5.56%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) Calabash
4 1 (5.56%) eggPlant
4 1 (5.56%) FitNesse
4 1 (5.56%) WatiN
General
1 1 (5.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Tester
1 12 (66.67%) Automation Tester
2 6 (33.33%) Lead Tester
3 5 (27.78%) Test Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Junior
5 1 (5.56%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) XML
2 3 (16.67%) RESTful
2 3 (16.67%) Gherkin
2 3 (16.67%) Web Services
3 2 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
1 1 (5.56%) Android
1 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Scrum
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) Test Automation
3 14 (77.78%) Test Scripting
4 13 (72.22%) Manual Testing
4 13 (72.22%) Kanban
4 13 (72.22%) TDD
5 12 (66.67%) OOP
5 12 (66.67%) OO
6 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
7 3 (16.67%) Open Source
7 3 (16.67%) BDD
7 3 (16.67%) API Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
9 1 (5.56%) Test-First Development
9 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
9 1 (5.56%) Extreme Programming
9 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Java
2 15 (83.33%) C++
3 14 (77.78%) C#
4 5 (27.78%) Ruby
5 4 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
7 1 (5.56%) C
7 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.56%) Perl
7 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (72.22%) QA
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £42,312 - £47,014 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-50k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago