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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 43 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 8 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.39% 3.00% -
As % of the Development Applications category 16.00% 17.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 0
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +16.43%
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
50 46 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 21.19% 17.23% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 31 37 28
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £32,500 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 4 August 2015, 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 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Java
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) JUnit
4 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
4 8 (38.10%) Ruby
4 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (33.33%) Selenium
5 7 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 6 (28.57%) Kanban
6 6 (28.57%) Groovy
6 6 (28.57%) Maven
6 6 (28.57%) TDD
7 5 (23.81%) Pair Programming
7 5 (23.81%) Scrum
7 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
7 5 (23.81%) Spring
7 5 (23.81%) Web Services
7 5 (23.81%) Python
7 5 (23.81%) ETL
7 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
7 5 (23.81%) RESTful
7 5 (23.81%) SDLC
8 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
8 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
8 4 (19.05%) Big Data

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 3 (14.29%) Apache
1 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 3 (14.29%) Jetty
1 3 (14.29%) nginx
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (14.29%) SaaS
1 3 (14.29%) PaaS
1 3 (14.29%) Route 53
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (9.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) HTTP
2 3 (14.29%) DNS
2 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) Network Security
2 3 (14.29%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Big Data
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) JUnit
2 7 (33.33%) Selenium
3 6 (28.57%) Maven
3 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 4 (19.05%) JMeter
5 3 (14.29%) TeamCity
5 3 (14.29%) Calabash
5 3 (14.29%) Hudson
6 2 (9.52%) Gradle
6 2 (9.52%) Facilita Forecast
6 2 (9.52%) Ant
7 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
7 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
7 1 (4.76%) Appium
7 1 (4.76%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (9.52%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Tester
2 5 (23.81%) Test Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 3 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Mobile Tester
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Web Services
1 5 (23.81%) Spring
1 5 (23.81%) RESTful
2 4 (19.05%) CSS
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) .NET
3 3 (14.29%) Servlets
3 3 (14.29%) JSON
3 3 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 3 (14.29%) SignalR
3 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (9.52%) jQuery
4 2 (9.52%) HTML5
4 2 (9.52%) Entity Framework
4 2 (9.52%) CSS3
4 2 (9.52%) NHibernate
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.76%) Java EE
5 1 (4.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Mobile App
3 3 (14.29%) Private Cloud
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
5 1 (4.76%) Telematics
5 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) CentOS
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Android
3 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
2 8 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 7 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 6 (28.57%) TDD
4 6 (28.57%) Kanban
5 5 (23.81%) SDLC
5 5 (23.81%) Pair Programming
5 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
5 5 (23.81%) ETL
5 5 (23.81%) Scrum
6 4 (19.05%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (19.05%) BDD
6 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
6 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Refactoring
6 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
6 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
7 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Java
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
2 8 (38.10%) Ruby
3 6 (28.57%) Groovy
4 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
4 5 (23.81%) Python
5 3 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ISEB
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Puppet
1 3 (14.29%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 3 (14.29%) RightScale
3 2 (9.52%) ATG
3 2 (9.52%) hybris
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