The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 108 115 122
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 11 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.62% 0.12% 0.055%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.13% 0.70% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 1
Average salary £47,500 £36,250 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.03% +9.84%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -8.75%
Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
351 285 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.74% 17.19% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 287 266 286
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Cucumber
Cambridgeshire

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Selenium
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 8 (72.73%) Java
3 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
4 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (54.55%) Ruby
5 6 (54.55%) C#
6 5 (45.45%) BDD
6 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
6 5 (45.45%) FitNesse
6 5 (45.45%) TDD
6 5 (45.45%) OO
7 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (27.27%) C++
8 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
8 3 (27.27%) .NET
9 2 (18.18%) CSS
9 2 (18.18%) HTML
9 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
9 2 (18.18%) JMeter
9 2 (18.18%) Games
9 2 (18.18%) HTTP
9 2 (18.18%) Internet
9 2 (18.18%) Security Testing
9 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
9 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
9 2 (18.18%) JIRA
9 2 (18.18%) WATIR
9 2 (18.18%) WebDriver

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 5 (45.45%) FitNesse
3 2 (18.18%) JMeter
3 2 (18.18%) JIRA
3 2 (18.18%) WATIR
3 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (18.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Tester
2 6 (54.55%) Lead Tester
3 5 (45.45%) Automation Tester
3 5 (45.45%) Developer
4 4 (36.36%) Lead Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) BDD
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) OO
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (18.18%) Security Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
6 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Kanban
7 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Test-First Development
7 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Scrum
7 1 (9.09%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) Ruby
3 6 (54.55%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) C++
4 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript