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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 96 116 111
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 10 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.71% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.53% 1.20% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 2
Average salary £44,500 £41,250 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.87% +13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £35,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,000 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
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
283 334 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.09% 18.43% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 231 265 224
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 31 August 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 17 (100.00%) Selenium
2 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (70.59%) QA
4 10 (58.82%) Test Scripting
4 10 (58.82%) Test Automation
4 10 (58.82%) Scrum
4 10 (58.82%) C++
4 10 (58.82%) Java
5 9 (52.94%) Manual Testing
6 7 (41.18%) C#
6 7 (41.18%) Software Testing
6 7 (41.18%) Degree
7 6 (35.29%) ISEB Practitioner
7 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
7 6 (35.29%) ISEB
7 6 (35.29%) TDD
7 6 (35.29%) .NET
7 6 (35.29%) OOP
7 6 (35.29%) OO
7 6 (35.29%) Kanban
8 5 (29.41%) Python
8 5 (29.41%) Ruby
9 4 (23.53%) NUnit
9 4 (23.53%) Web Design
9 4 (23.53%) JUnit
9 4 (23.53%) Web Services
9 4 (23.53%) XML
9 4 (23.53%) BDD
9 4 (23.53%) Gherkin
9 4 (23.53%) Jenkins

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 17 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (23.53%) NUnit
2 4 (23.53%) JUnit
2 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (5.88%) Automotive
1 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Team Leader
1 6 (35.29%) Tester
1 6 (35.29%) QA Leader
1 6 (35.29%) Automation Tester
2 5 (29.41%) Test Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Software Test Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Lead Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) Web Services
2 4 (23.53%) XML
2 4 (23.53%) Gherkin
2 4 (23.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) Test Scripting
2 10 (58.82%) Test Automation
2 10 (58.82%) Scrum
3 9 (52.94%) Manual Testing
4 7 (41.18%) Software Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
5 6 (35.29%) TDD
5 6 (35.29%) OOP
5 6 (35.29%) OO
5 6 (35.29%) Kanban
6 4 (23.53%) Web Design
6 4 (23.53%) BDD
6 4 (23.53%) Open Source
6 4 (23.53%) DevOps
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (23.53%) API Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Product Management
7 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
7 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) C++
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) Python
3 5 (29.41%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 6 (35.29%) ISEB Practitioner
2 6 (35.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (70.59%) QA