The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 35 43 54
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.45% 0.89% 1.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.70% 3.33% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Cucumber
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Development Applications Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
27 60 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 12.16% 26.67% 18.12%
Number of salaries quoted 23 46 39
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Chester region.

Cucumber Salary Trend in Chester

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) JUnit
1 10 (100.00%) JDBC
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (60.00%) Mockito
2 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (60.00%) JSON
2 6 (60.00%) SOAP
2 6 (60.00%) J2EE
2 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 6 (60.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) XSL
3 5 (50.00%) Informix
3 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (50.00%) N-Tier
3 5 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 5 (50.00%) HTTP
3 5 (50.00%) WSDL
3 5 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 5 (50.00%) IBM
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (50.00%) JAX-RPC
3 5 (50.00%) Compuware

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 5 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 5 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) HTTP
1 5 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Informix
1 5 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) JUnit
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (60.00%) Mockito
2 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (50.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 5 (50.00%) Jasmine
3 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 5 (50.00%) Introscope
3 5 (50.00%) Maven
4 1 (10.00%) Ant
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JDBC
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
2 6 (60.00%) SOAP
2 6 (60.00%) J2EE
2 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 6 (60.00%) XML
2 6 (60.00%) JSON
3 5 (50.00%) Spring Integration
3 5 (50.00%) PowerMock
3 5 (50.00%) JAX-RS
3 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (50.00%) XSL
3 5 (50.00%) WSDL
3 5 (50.00%) JAX-RPC
3 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) JSP
3 5 (50.00%) Servlets
3 5 (50.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) N-Tier
1 5 (50.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (50.00%) BDD
2 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) IBM
2 5 (50.00%) Compuware
2 5 (50.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) Perforce