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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 111 121 135
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 21 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.08% 0.17% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.53% 0.86% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 20 1 3
Average salary £37,500 £29,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.11% -11.94%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
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
380 350 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.62% 19.90% 15.51%
Number of salaries quoted 344 303 299
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 - 11 £37,500 - 1
Wilmslow - 4 £35,750 -
Warrington - 3 £37,500 - 1
Chester +14 1 - - 1
Crewe - 1 £29,000 -
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -
Cucumber
North West

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 44 (88.00%) Selenium
2 42 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (56.00%) TDD
4 22 (44.00%) Scrum
5 21 (42.00%) Finance
5 21 (42.00%) JIRA
5 21 (42.00%) BDD
6 19 (38.00%) Java
7 18 (36.00%) .NET
7 18 (36.00%) Test Automation
8 17 (34.00%) SQL
8 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
8 17 (34.00%) HTML
8 17 (34.00%) Web Services
9 15 (30.00%) QuickTest Pro
9 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
10 14 (28.00%) MVC
10 14 (28.00%) Manual Testing
10 14 (28.00%) Jenkins
10 14 (28.00%) QA
10 14 (28.00%) Automated Testing
11 13 (26.00%) Spring
11 13 (26.00%) Degree
11 13 (26.00%) JSON
11 13 (26.00%) Kanban
11 13 (26.00%) Test Scripting
11 13 (26.00%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (26.00%) XML
11 13 (26.00%) Oracle
11 13 (26.00%) JUnit

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (16.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 8 (16.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 8 (16.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.00%) HTTP
2 6 (12.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (16.00%) Informix
3 8 (16.00%) RDBMS
4 5 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 5 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 44 (88.00%) Selenium
2 21 (42.00%) JIRA
3 15 (30.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 14 (28.00%) Jenkins
5 13 (26.00%) JUnit
6 9 (18.00%) NUnit
6 9 (18.00%) Rhino Mocks
6 9 (18.00%) Mockito
6 9 (18.00%) Git (software)
7 8 (16.00%) SpecFlow
7 8 (16.00%) FitNesse
7 8 (16.00%) Introscope
8 6 (12.00%) WebDriver
9 5 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (10.00%) Eclipse
9 5 (10.00%) CruiseControl
9 5 (10.00%) Maven
9 5 (10.00%) TeamCity
9 5 (10.00%) Jasmine
10 4 (8.00%) WATIR
General
1 21 (42.00%) Finance
2 9 (18.00%) Advertising
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Developer
2 16 (32.00%) Analyst
3 14 (28.00%) Test Analyst
4 11 (22.00%) Java Developer
5 10 (20.00%) Tester
5 10 (20.00%) Software Tester
6 9 (18.00%) QA Tester
6 9 (18.00%) .NET Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (10.00%) QA Analyst
9 4 (8.00%) Junior
9 4 (8.00%) Junior Test Analyst
9 4 (8.00%) Junior Analyst
10 3 (6.00%) Automation Engineer
10 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
10 3 (6.00%) QA Test Analyst
10 3 (6.00%) Test Engineer
11 1 (2.00%) Senior Software Engineer
11 1 (2.00%) J2EE Developer
11 1 (2.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.00%) .NET
2 17 (34.00%) HTML
2 17 (34.00%) Web Services
3 13 (26.00%) XML
3 13 (26.00%) JDBC
3 13 (26.00%) Spring
3 13 (26.00%) JSON
4 12 (24.00%) SOAP
5 9 (18.00%) J2EE
5 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (18.00%) NHibernate
5 9 (18.00%) WCF
5 9 (18.00%) LINQ
5 9 (18.00%) Lucene
5 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (18.00%) Castle Windsor
5 9 (18.00%) Gherkin
5 9 (18.00%) Lucene.Net
6 8 (16.00%) JAX-RS
6 8 (16.00%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) N-Tier
1 8 (16.00%) Open Source
2 2 (4.00%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (56.00%) TDD
3 22 (44.00%) Scrum
4 21 (42.00%) BDD
5 18 (36.00%) Test Automation
6 14 (28.00%) Manual Testing
6 14 (28.00%) MVC
6 14 (28.00%) Automated Testing
7 13 (26.00%) Test Scripting
7 13 (26.00%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (26.00%) Kanban
8 11 (22.00%) Regression Testing
9 10 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 10 (20.00%) Web Application Development
10 9 (18.00%) Scrum-ban
11 8 (16.00%) RAD
12 6 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (10.00%) Software Testing
13 5 (10.00%) Automation Testing
14 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.00%) Java
2 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (34.00%) SQL
3 11 (22.00%) C#
4 9 (18.00%) VB
4 9 (18.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.00%) Shell Script
6 4 (8.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) Degree
2 10 (20.00%) ISEB
3 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (28.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (12.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (26.00%) Oracle
3 8 (16.00%) IBM
3 8 (16.00%) Compuware
3 8 (16.00%) HP
3 8 (16.00%) Perforce
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