The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 137 132 151
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 5 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.20% 0.089% 0.069%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.15% 0.59% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Average salary £47,500 £36,250 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.03% +7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,250 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £37,250 £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
Cucumber
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Development Applications Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
434 339 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.36% 15.07% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 359 313 415
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Cambridgeshire region.

Cucumber Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Cucumber
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -5 4 £41,250 +13.79%
Peterborough - 1 £50,000 -
Cucumber
East of England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 14 (100.00%) Selenium
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) Java
3 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
4 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (50.00%) C#
5 7 (50.00%) Ruby
5 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 6 (42.86%) FitNesse
6 6 (42.86%) OO
6 6 (42.86%) TDD
7 5 (35.71%) .NET
7 5 (35.71%) BDD
7 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
8 4 (28.57%) C++
8 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
9 3 (21.43%) Scrum
9 3 (21.43%) Security Testing
10 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
10 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
10 2 (14.29%) JIRA
10 2 (14.29%) QA
10 2 (14.29%) WATIR
10 2 (14.29%) Kanban
10 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
10 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
10 2 (14.29%) Internet

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (14.29%) HTTP
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (42.86%) FitNesse
4 2 (14.29%) JMeter
4 2 (14.29%) JIRA
4 2 (14.29%) WATIR
4 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
5 1 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Tester
2 7 (50.00%) Lead Tester
3 6 (42.86%) Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Automation Tester
4 5 (35.71%) Lead Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Test Engineer
6 2 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior QA Tester
7 1 (7.14%) Automated Test Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Senior Tester
7 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) Gherkin
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) TDD
3 6 (42.86%) OO
4 5 (35.71%) BDD
4 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Security Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Scrum
7 2 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
7 2 (14.29%) Test-First Development
7 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) Kanban
8 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Bug Management
8 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) C#
3 7 (50.00%) Ruby
4 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 4 (28.57%) C++
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft