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 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 110 107 118
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 14 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.81% 1.00% 0.059%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.09% 4.68% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 1
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +16.43%
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
342 385 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.88% 21.37% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 293 354 215
Average salary £38,777 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.79% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +1 9 £41,500 +27.69% 1
Warrington - 5 £38,750 - 3
Cucumber
North West

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (60.71%) Java
3 14 (50.00%) SQL
4 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 12 (42.86%) JUnit
5 11 (39.29%) Ruby
6 9 (32.14%) Maven
6 9 (32.14%) TDD
7 8 (28.57%) Spring
7 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management
7 8 (28.57%) Selenium
7 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (28.57%) Groovy
7 8 (28.57%) Test Automation
7 8 (28.57%) RESTful
8 7 (25.00%) BDD
8 7 (25.00%) QA
8 7 (25.00%) Performance Testing
8 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (21.43%) C#
9 6 (21.43%) Web Services
9 6 (21.43%) ISEB
9 6 (21.43%) Automated Testing
9 6 (21.43%) ISTQB
9 6 (21.43%) Kanban
9 6 (21.43%) Big Data
9 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
10 5 (17.86%) JSON
10 5 (17.86%) Pair Programming

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.71%) Jetty
2 3 (10.71%) nginx
2 3 (10.71%) Apache
3 2 (7.14%) IIS
4 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.71%) Mingle
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon S3
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.71%) SaaS
1 3 (10.71%) PaaS
1 3 (10.71%) Route 53
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon ELB
1 3 (10.71%) Trello
2 2 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) HTTP
2 3 (10.71%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) Network Security
2 3 (10.71%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) Big Data
3 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) JUnit
2 9 (32.14%) Maven
3 8 (28.57%) Selenium
4 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
5 4 (14.29%) JMeter
6 3 (10.71%) TeamCity
6 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
6 3 (10.71%) Calabash
6 3 (10.71%) Hudson
7 2 (7.14%) Facilita Forecast
7 2 (7.14%) Ant
7 2 (7.14%) Gradle
8 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
8 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
8 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
8 1 (3.57%) Appium
8 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
8 1 (3.57%) SilkTest
General
1 2 (7.14%) Back Office
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Tester
2 7 (25.00%) Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Java Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Test Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) QA Tester
5 3 (10.71%) QA Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Automated Tester
5 3 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Test Automation Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Automation Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Mobile Tester
7 1 (3.57%) Test Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) Spring
1 8 (28.57%) RESTful
2 6 (21.43%) Web Services
3 5 (17.86%) .NET
3 5 (17.86%) CSS
3 5 (17.86%) JSON
4 4 (14.29%) J2EE
4 4 (14.29%) HTML
4 4 (14.29%) Java EE
5 3 (10.71%) Servlets
5 3 (10.71%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
5 3 (10.71%) SignalR
5 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (7.14%) Gherkin
6 2 (7.14%) jQuery
6 2 (7.14%) NHibernate
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 2 (7.14%) HTML5
6 2 (7.14%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 3 (10.71%) Algorithms
3 3 (10.71%) Private Cloud
3 3 (10.71%) Telematics
4 2 (7.14%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) CentOS
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Android
3 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) TDD
3 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 7 (25.00%) BDD
4 7 (25.00%) Performance Testing
5 6 (21.43%) Kanban
5 6 (21.43%) Automated Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Pair Programming
6 5 (17.86%) ETL
6 5 (17.86%) Scrum
6 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
6 5 (17.86%) SDLC
7 4 (14.29%) Automation Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (14.29%) Refactoring
7 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) Java
2 14 (50.00%) SQL
3 12 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 11 (39.29%) Ruby
5 8 (28.57%) Groovy
6 6 (21.43%) C#
7 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
7 5 (17.86%) Python
8 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) ISEB
1 6 (21.43%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Puppet
1 3 (10.71%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
2 3 (10.71%) RightScale
3 2 (7.14%) ATG
3 2 (7.14%) hybris
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) Micro Focus
4 1 (3.57%) HP
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: COMPETITIVE
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Chester
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