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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 108 115 129
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 29 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.46% 0.36% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.40% 1.93% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 3
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
392 311 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.73% 18.68% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 353 280 240
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 - 9 £40,000 - 1
Wilmslow - 7 £31,500 -
Chester +10 4 £42,500 -
Crewe - 4 £22,500 -
Warrington - 2 £35,000 - 1
Knutsford - 2 £48,750 -
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -
Cucumber
North West

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 39 (86.67%) Selenium
2 37 (82.22%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (53.33%) TDD
4 21 (46.67%) JIRA
4 21 (46.67%) Finance
5 19 (42.22%) Scrum
6 18 (40.00%) Java
7 17 (37.78%) Web Services
8 16 (35.56%) QuickTest Pro
8 16 (35.56%) Test Automation
8 16 (35.56%) BDD
9 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 15 (33.33%) HTML
9 15 (33.33%) SQL
10 13 (28.89%) .NET
10 13 (28.89%) Oracle
10 13 (28.89%) JUnit
10 13 (28.89%) JDBC
10 13 (28.89%) Manual Testing
10 13 (28.89%) Degree
10 13 (28.89%) QA
10 13 (28.89%) Automated Testing
10 13 (28.89%) Spring
11 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
12 11 (24.44%) E-Commerce
12 11 (24.44%) MVC
12 11 (24.44%) ISEB
12 11 (24.44%) XML
12 11 (24.44%) JSON
12 11 (24.44%) Jenkins

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (17.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 8 (17.78%) IBM HTTP Server
1 8 (17.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) HTTP
2 6 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 8 (17.78%) Informix
2 8 (17.78%) RDBMS
3 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (86.67%) Selenium
2 21 (46.67%) JIRA
3 16 (35.56%) QuickTest Pro
4 13 (28.89%) JUnit
5 11 (24.44%) Jenkins
6 9 (20.00%) Mockito
7 8 (17.78%) SpecFlow
7 8 (17.78%) FitNesse
7 8 (17.78%) Introscope
8 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
9 6 (13.33%) NUnit
9 6 (13.33%) Rhino Mocks
10 5 (11.11%) Karma Test Runner
10 5 (11.11%) Eclipse
10 5 (11.11%) Maven
10 5 (11.11%) WebDriver
10 5 (11.11%) Jasmine
11 2 (4.44%) TeamCity
11 2 (4.44%) WATIR
11 2 (4.44%) CruiseControl
General
1 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Advertising
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Developer
2 15 (33.33%) Analyst
3 12 (26.67%) Test Analyst
4 11 (24.44%) Software Tester
4 11 (24.44%) Java Developer
4 11 (24.44%) Tester
5 10 (22.22%) QA Tester
6 6 (13.33%) .NET Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Junior Test Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Junior Analyst
7 4 (8.89%) Junior
7 4 (8.89%) QA Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Test Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) UAT Tester
9 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Automation Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) QA Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) QA Test Analyst
10 1 (2.22%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (37.78%) Web Services
2 15 (33.33%) HTML
3 13 (28.89%) .NET
3 13 (28.89%) JDBC
3 13 (28.89%) Spring
4 11 (24.44%) JSON
4 11 (24.44%) XML
5 10 (22.22%) SOAP
6 9 (20.00%) J2EE
7 8 (17.78%) CSS
7 8 (17.78%) WSDL
7 8 (17.78%) JAX-RPC
7 8 (17.78%) XSL
7 8 (17.78%) RESTful
7 8 (17.78%) PowerMock
7 8 (17.78%) Gherkin
7 8 (17.78%) JAX-RS
8 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (13.33%) Castle Windsor
8 6 (13.33%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) N-Tier
1 8 (17.78%) Open Source
2 2 (4.44%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (82.22%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (53.33%) TDD
3 19 (42.22%) Scrum
4 16 (35.56%) Test Automation
4 16 (35.56%) BDD
5 13 (28.89%) Manual Testing
5 13 (28.89%) Automated Testing
6 11 (24.44%) E-Commerce
6 11 (24.44%) MVC
7 10 (22.22%) Test Scripting
7 10 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (20.00%) Regression Testing
9 8 (17.78%) RAD
9 8 (17.78%) Kanban
10 7 (15.56%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (15.56%) Web Application Development
11 6 (13.33%) Scrum-ban
12 5 (11.11%) Automation Testing
12 5 (11.11%) Software Testing
13 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.00%) Java
2 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 15 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (17.78%) C#
4 6 (13.33%) VB
4 6 (13.33%) VB.NET
5 5 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Degree
2 11 (24.44%) ISEB
3 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Oracle
2 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (17.78%) Compuware
3 8 (17.78%) HP
3 8 (17.78%) Perforce
3 8 (17.78%) IBM
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