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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 111 120 143
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +23
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 20 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.04% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.28% 0.92% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 2
Average salary £37,500 £29,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.11% -13.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £29,500 £33,650
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £29,500 £34,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
379 327 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.77% 19.13% 14.76%
Number of salaries quoted 340 285 303
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 December 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 18 December 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
Macclesfield - 12 £37,500 - 1
Chester +10 3 £40,000 -
Warrington - 3 £37,500 -
Wilmslow - 1 £40,000 -
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -
Cucumber
North West

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 46 (88.46%) Selenium
2 44 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (53.85%) TDD
4 23 (44.23%) Scrum
4 23 (44.23%) BDD
5 22 (42.31%) JIRA
6 21 (40.38%) Finance
7 20 (38.46%) Java
8 19 (36.54%) JavaScript
8 19 (36.54%) SQL
8 19 (36.54%) .NET
8 19 (36.54%) Test Automation
9 18 (34.62%) HTML
9 18 (34.62%) Web Services
10 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
10 16 (30.77%) MVC
11 15 (28.85%) JUnit
11 15 (28.85%) Jenkins
12 14 (26.92%) Kanban
12 14 (26.92%) Test Scripting
12 14 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (26.92%) Spring
12 14 (26.92%) Automated Testing
12 14 (26.92%) Oracle
12 14 (26.92%) JDBC
12 14 (26.92%) XML
12 14 (26.92%) QuickTest Pro
13 13 (25.00%) Degree
13 13 (25.00%) JSON
13 13 (25.00%) Manual Testing

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (15.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 8 (15.38%) IBM HTTP Server
1 8 (15.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.08%) HTTP
2 6 (11.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
3 8 (15.38%) Informix
3 8 (15.38%) RDBMS
4 5 (9.62%) MongoDB
4 5 (9.62%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 46 (88.46%) Selenium
2 22 (42.31%) JIRA
3 15 (28.85%) JUnit
3 15 (28.85%) Jenkins
4 14 (26.92%) QuickTest Pro
5 10 (19.23%) NUnit
5 10 (19.23%) Rhino Mocks
6 9 (17.31%) Mockito
6 9 (17.31%) Git (software)
7 8 (15.38%) FitNesse
7 8 (15.38%) Introscope
7 8 (15.38%) SpecFlow
8 7 (13.46%) Maven
9 6 (11.54%) Eclipse
9 6 (11.54%) Jasmine
9 6 (11.54%) Karma Test Runner
10 5 (9.62%) CruiseControl
10 5 (9.62%) TeamCity
10 5 (9.62%) WebDriver
11 4 (7.69%) WATIR
General
1 21 (40.38%) Finance
2 10 (19.23%) Advertising
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Developer
2 15 (28.85%) Analyst
3 14 (26.92%) Test Analyst
4 12 (23.08%) Java Developer
5 10 (19.23%) .NET Developer
5 10 (19.23%) Tester
6 9 (17.31%) Software Tester
7 8 (15.38%) QA Tester
8 6 (11.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (7.69%) Junior
9 4 (7.69%) QA Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Junior Test Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Test Engineer
10 3 (5.77%) QA Test Analyst
10 3 (5.77%) Software Engineer
11 1 (1.92%) QA Engineer
11 1 (1.92%) Senior J2EE Developer
11 1 (1.92%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (36.54%) .NET
2 18 (34.62%) Web Services
2 18 (34.62%) HTML
3 14 (26.92%) XML
3 14 (26.92%) JDBC
3 14 (26.92%) Spring
4 13 (25.00%) JSON
5 12 (23.08%) SOAP
6 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET
6 10 (19.23%) Lucene
6 10 (19.23%) NHibernate
6 10 (19.23%) WCF
6 10 (19.23%) LINQ
6 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (19.23%) Castle Windsor
6 10 (19.23%) Lucene.Net
7 9 (17.31%) Gherkin
7 9 (17.31%) J2EE
8 8 (15.38%) CSS
8 8 (15.38%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) N-Tier
1 8 (15.38%) Open Source
2 2 (3.85%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (53.85%) TDD
3 23 (44.23%) Scrum
3 23 (44.23%) BDD
4 19 (36.54%) Test Automation
5 16 (30.77%) MVC
6 14 (26.92%) Automated Testing
6 14 (26.92%) Test Scripting
6 14 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (26.92%) Kanban
7 13 (25.00%) Manual Testing
8 11 (21.15%) Web Application Development
9 10 (19.23%) Scrum-ban
9 10 (19.23%) Regression Testing
10 9 (17.31%) E-Commerce
11 8 (15.38%) RAD
12 5 (9.62%) Software Testing
12 5 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (9.62%) Automation Testing
13 4 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (38.46%) Java
2 19 (36.54%) JavaScript
2 19 (36.54%) SQL
3 12 (23.08%) C#
4 10 (19.23%) VB
4 10 (19.23%) VB.NET
5 6 (11.54%) PL/SQL
6 4 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 4 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) Degree
2 9 (17.31%) ISEB
3 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.92%) Oracle
3 8 (15.38%) IBM
3 8 (15.38%) Compuware
3 8 (15.38%) HP
3 8 (15.38%) Perforce
Macclesfield
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