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 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 96 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 29 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.50% 0.25% -
As % of the Development Applications category 6.70% 1.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 29 4 0
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
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
433 245 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.34% 15.40% 13.47%
Number of salaries quoted 396 227 252
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 29 August 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 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
(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 - 6 £40,000 -
Wilmslow - 4 £31,250 -
Crewe - 3 £22,500 - 1
Northwich +7 2 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Knutsford - 2 £48,750 - 2
Warrington - 1 £35,000 -
Cucumber
North West

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 30 (88.24%) Selenium
2 22 (64.71%) TDD
3 18 (52.94%) Java
4 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (41.18%) BDD
5 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
5 13 (38.24%) SQL
5 13 (38.24%) HTML
6 12 (35.29%) JDBC
6 12 (35.29%) Oracle
6 12 (35.29%) JUnit
6 12 (35.29%) Informix
6 12 (35.29%) E-Commerce
6 12 (35.29%) Finance
6 12 (35.29%) Spring
6 12 (35.29%) JIRA
7 11 (32.35%) .NET
8 10 (29.41%) C#
8 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 10 (29.41%) Scrum
8 10 (29.41%) MVC
8 10 (29.41%) Open Source
9 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (26.47%) JSON
9 9 (26.47%) Jenkins
9 9 (26.47%) Relational Database
9 9 (26.47%) XML
9 9 (26.47%) HTTP
10 8 (23.53%) WSDL
10 8 (23.53%) RDBMS

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (23.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 8 (23.53%) IBM HTTP Server
1 8 (23.53%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) HTTP
2 6 (17.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) Informix
2 9 (26.47%) Relational Database
3 8 (23.53%) RDBMS
4 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
5 4 (11.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (88.24%) Selenium
2 12 (35.29%) JUnit
2 12 (35.29%) JIRA
3 9 (26.47%) Jenkins
4 8 (23.53%) Mockito
4 8 (23.53%) Introscope
5 6 (17.65%) NUnit
5 6 (17.65%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (17.65%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
7 4 (11.76%) WebDriver
7 4 (11.76%) SpecFlow
7 4 (11.76%) Jasmine
7 4 (11.76%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (11.76%) Maven
7 4 (11.76%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.94%) CruiseControl
8 1 (2.94%) WATIR
8 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Advertising
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Developer
2 13 (38.24%) Analyst
3 10 (29.41%) Test Analyst
3 10 (29.41%) Java Developer
4 6 (17.65%) .NET Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Tester
5 5 (14.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Junior
6 3 (8.82%) QA Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Junior Test Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Software Tester
7 2 (5.88%) UAT Tester
7 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) QA Tester
7 2 (5.88%) Automation Tester
8 1 (2.94%) QA Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) HTML
2 12 (35.29%) JDBC
2 12 (35.29%) Spring
3 11 (32.35%) .NET
4 9 (26.47%) XML
4 9 (26.47%) JSON
5 8 (23.53%) RESTful
5 8 (23.53%) PowerMock
5 8 (23.53%) Gherkin
5 8 (23.53%) JAX-RS
5 8 (23.53%) XSL
5 8 (23.53%) SOAP
5 8 (23.53%) WSDL
5 8 (23.53%) JAX-RPC
5 8 (23.53%) Web Services
5 8 (23.53%) J2EE
5 8 (23.53%) CSS
6 6 (17.65%) Servlets
6 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
6 6 (17.65%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Open Source
2 8 (23.53%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.88%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) TDD
2 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) BDD
3 12 (35.29%) E-Commerce
4 10 (29.41%) MVC
4 10 (29.41%) Scrum
5 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (20.59%) Kanban
6 7 (20.59%) Test Automation
6 7 (20.59%) Regression Testing
6 7 (20.59%) Web Application Development
7 6 (17.65%) Scrum-ban
7 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Software Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Manual Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Automated Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Automation Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.94%) Pair Programming
10 1 (2.94%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) Java
2 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
2 13 (38.24%) SQL
3 10 (29.41%) C#
4 6 (17.65%) VB
4 6 (17.65%) VB.NET
5 4 (11.76%) C++
5 4 (11.76%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) ISEB
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
3 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Oracle
2 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 8 (23.53%) Compuware
3 8 (23.53%) HP
3 8 (23.53%) Perforce
3 8 (23.53%) IBM
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