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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 103 110 121
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 7 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.50% 0.56% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.54% 2.79% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 2
Average salary £44,500 £47,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.31% +31.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,100 £35,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +16.43%
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
276 359 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.87% 20.00% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 217 291 266
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 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%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (77.78%) Java
3 14 (77.78%) QA
4 13 (72.22%) Test Scripting
4 13 (72.22%) Test Automation
4 13 (72.22%) C++
4 13 (72.22%) Scrum
5 12 (66.67%) C#
5 12 (66.67%) Manual Testing
6 11 (61.11%) Degree
6 11 (61.11%) OOP
7 10 (55.56%) OO
7 10 (55.56%) TDD
7 10 (55.56%) Kanban
8 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
9 4 (22.22%) Ruby
9 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
9 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
9 4 (22.22%) XML
9 4 (22.22%) ISEB
9 4 (22.22%) Python
9 4 (22.22%) .NET
10 3 (16.67%) JUnit
10 3 (16.67%) Web Services
10 3 (16.67%) NUnit
10 3 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
10 3 (16.67%) RESTful
10 3 (16.67%) Open Source
10 3 (16.67%) BDD

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 3 (16.67%) JUnit
2 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) NUnit
3 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.56%) HP UFT
4 1 (5.56%) eggPlant
General
1 1 (5.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Tester
1 10 (55.56%) Automation Tester
2 5 (27.78%) Lead Tester
3 4 (22.22%) Test Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Team Leader
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) QA Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) XML
2 3 (16.67%) RESTful
2 3 (16.67%) Gherkin
2 3 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) Scrum
2 13 (72.22%) Test Scripting
2 13 (72.22%) Test Automation
3 12 (66.67%) Manual Testing
4 11 (61.11%) OOP
5 10 (55.56%) OO
5 10 (55.56%) TDD
5 10 (55.56%) Kanban
6 7 (38.89%) Software Engineering
7 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
7 4 (22.22%) Automated Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Open Source
8 3 (16.67%) BDD
8 3 (16.67%) API Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (11.11%) DevOps
9 2 (11.11%) Web Design
10 1 (5.56%) CRM
10 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Java
2 13 (72.22%) C++
3 12 (66.67%) C#
4 4 (22.22%) Python
4 4 (22.22%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) C
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) Perl
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) ISEB
3 3 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (77.78%) QA