The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 95 113 132
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +19
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 33 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.69% 0.25% 0.096%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.97% 1.49% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 33 4 1
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.66% -6.25%
Cucumber
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
414 269 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.22% 16.95% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 376 245 266
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Cucumber Salary Trend in Cheshire

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Cucumber
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Chester - 9 £32,500 - 1
Macclesfield - 7 £40,000 - 2
Wilmslow - 7 £31,500 - 1
Crewe - 4 £22,500 -
Knutsford - 2 £48,750 -
Northwich +8 1 £35,000 -6.66%
Warrington - 1 £35,000 -
Cucumber
North West

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 29 (82.86%) Selenium
2 28 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (65.71%) TDD
4 16 (45.71%) Java
5 14 (40.00%) Finance
5 14 (40.00%) BDD
6 13 (37.14%) JIRA
6 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
6 13 (37.14%) HTML
6 13 (37.14%) SQL
7 12 (34.29%) .NET
7 12 (34.29%) Oracle
7 12 (34.29%) JUnit
7 12 (34.29%) JDBC
7 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
7 12 (34.29%) Scrum
7 12 (34.29%) Spring
8 11 (31.43%) E-Commerce
9 10 (28.57%) MVC
10 9 (25.71%) QuickTest Pro
10 9 (25.71%) Web Services
10 9 (25.71%) XML
10 9 (25.71%) HTTP
10 9 (25.71%) JSON
10 9 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (25.71%) Jenkins
10 9 (25.71%) Relational Database
11 8 (22.86%) JAX-RS
11 8 (22.86%) PowerMock
11 8 (22.86%) Test Automation

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (22.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 8 (22.86%) IBM HTTP Server
1 8 (22.86%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) HTTP
2 6 (17.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) Relational Database
2 8 (22.86%) Informix
2 8 (22.86%) RDBMS
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
4 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (82.86%) Selenium
2 13 (37.14%) JIRA
3 12 (34.29%) JUnit
4 9 (25.71%) QuickTest Pro
4 9 (25.71%) Jenkins
5 8 (22.86%) Introscope
5 8 (22.86%) Mockito
6 7 (20.00%) SpecFlow
7 6 (17.14%) Rhino Mocks
7 6 (17.14%) NUnit
8 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
9 4 (11.43%) WebDriver
9 4 (11.43%) Maven
9 4 (11.43%) Jasmine
9 4 (11.43%) Eclipse
9 4 (11.43%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (2.86%) WATIR
10 1 (2.86%) CruiseControl
10 1 (2.86%) FitNesse
10 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Advertising
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Developer
2 14 (40.00%) Analyst
3 11 (31.43%) Test Analyst
4 10 (28.57%) Java Developer
5 6 (17.14%) .NET Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (11.43%) Software Tester
7 4 (11.43%) Tester
7 4 (11.43%) Junior
7 4 (11.43%) Junior Test Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) Junior Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) QA Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) QA Tester
9 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) UAT Tester
9 2 (5.71%) Test Engineer
10 1 (2.86%) Senior Software Engineer
10 1 (2.86%) QA Engineer
10 1 (2.86%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) HTML
2 12 (34.29%) .NET
2 12 (34.29%) JDBC
2 12 (34.29%) Spring
3 9 (25.71%) JSON
3 9 (25.71%) Web Services
3 9 (25.71%) XML
4 8 (22.86%) XSL
4 8 (22.86%) SOAP
4 8 (22.86%) WSDL
4 8 (22.86%) JAX-RPC
4 8 (22.86%) CSS
4 8 (22.86%) J2EE
4 8 (22.86%) RESTful
4 8 (22.86%) PowerMock
4 8 (22.86%) JAX-RS
5 7 (20.00%) Gherkin
6 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (17.14%) Castle Windsor
6 6 (17.14%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) N-Tier
1 8 (22.86%) Open Source
2 2 (5.71%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (65.71%) TDD
3 14 (40.00%) BDD
4 12 (34.29%) Scrum
5 11 (31.43%) E-Commerce
6 10 (28.57%) MVC
7 9 (25.71%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (22.86%) Regression Testing
8 8 (22.86%) Test Automation
9 7 (20.00%) Web Application Development
9 7 (20.00%) Kanban
9 7 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (17.14%) Scrum-ban
11 5 (14.29%) Automation Testing
11 5 (14.29%) Software Testing
11 5 (14.29%) Manual Testing
11 5 (14.29%) Automated Testing
12 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
13 2 (5.71%) Test Scripting
14 1 (2.86%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) Java
2 13 (37.14%) JavaScript
2 13 (37.14%) SQL
3 7 (20.00%) C#
4 6 (17.14%) VB
4 6 (17.14%) VB.NET
5 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) ISEB
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle
2 8 (22.86%) IBM
2 8 (22.86%) Compuware
2 8 (22.86%) HP
2 8 (22.86%) Perforce
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Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
LA International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago