The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 107 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 14 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.79% 0.12% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.80% 0.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £29,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -8.75%
Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
368 264 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.84% 15.20% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 337 222 296
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 £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Cucumber
North West

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 - 5 £32,500 - 1
Macclesfield - 4 £40,000 - 1
Northwich - 3 £35,000 - 1
Wilmslow - 1 £32,500 -
Cucumber
North West

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 22 (95.65%) Selenium
2 13 (56.52%) Java
2 13 (56.52%) TDD
3 11 (47.83%) C#
4 9 (39.13%) BDD
5 8 (34.78%) JUnit
5 8 (34.78%) Informix
5 8 (34.78%) E-Commerce
5 8 (34.78%) Spring
6 7 (30.43%) Finance
7 6 (26.09%) Automated Testing
7 6 (26.09%) MVC
7 6 (26.09%) QuickTest Pro
7 6 (26.09%) SOAP
7 6 (26.09%) Web Services
7 6 (26.09%) J2EE
7 6 (26.09%) Oracle
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
7 6 (26.09%) JDBC
7 6 (26.09%) HTML
7 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
7 6 (26.09%) SQL
7 6 (26.09%) Open Source
7 6 (26.09%) Manual Testing
7 6 (26.09%) JIRA
7 6 (26.09%) QA
8 5 (21.74%) Gherkin
8 5 (21.74%) Web Application Development
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
8 5 (21.74%) ISEB

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 4 (17.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (17.39%) IBM HTTP Server
1 4 (17.39%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) HTTP
1 4 (17.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) Informix
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
3 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 4 (17.39%) RDBMS
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
4 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (95.65%) Selenium
2 8 (34.78%) JUnit
3 6 (26.09%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (26.09%) JIRA
4 4 (17.39%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (17.39%) Mockito
4 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
4 4 (17.39%) Introscope
4 4 (17.39%) NUnit
4 4 (17.39%) Maven
5 3 (13.04%) WebDriver
6 2 (8.70%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (8.70%) Jasmine
6 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
6 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
7 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Advertising
3 2 (8.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Tester
3 5 (21.74%) Java Developer
4 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Software Tester
5 3 (13.04%) QA Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) QA Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Automation Tester
6 2 (8.70%) UAT Tester
6 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.70%) QA Tester
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) Spring
2 6 (26.09%) HTML
2 6 (26.09%) J2EE
2 6 (26.09%) JDBC
2 6 (26.09%) SOAP
2 6 (26.09%) Web Services
3 5 (21.74%) Gherkin
4 4 (17.39%) JAX-RS
4 4 (17.39%) Servlets
4 4 (17.39%) PowerMock
4 4 (17.39%) RESTful
4 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (17.39%) Castle Windsor
4 4 (17.39%) NHibernate
4 4 (17.39%) JSON
4 4 (17.39%) WCF
4 4 (17.39%) LINQ
4 4 (17.39%) XML
4 4 (17.39%) XSL
4 4 (17.39%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Open Source
2 4 (17.39%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) TDD
2 9 (39.13%) BDD
3 8 (34.78%) E-Commerce
4 6 (26.09%) Automated Testing
4 6 (26.09%) MVC
4 6 (26.09%) Manual Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) Web Application Development
6 4 (17.39%) Scrum-ban
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (17.39%) Kanban
6 4 (17.39%) Scrum
7 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
7 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.70%) SOA
8 2 (8.70%) UML
8 2 (8.70%) OO
9 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
9 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) Java
2 11 (47.83%) C#
3 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) VB
4 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
4 4 (17.39%) C++
5 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) ISEB
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Compuware
3 4 (17.39%) HP
3 4 (17.39%) Perforce
3 4 (17.39%) IBM
4 2 (8.70%) JBoss
4 2 (8.70%) Google
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