The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 52 60 57
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.75% 0.22% 0.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.41% 1.52% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -13.58%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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 Lancashire region.

Development Applications Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
68 66 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 17.00% 14.22% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 59 58 71
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Cucumber Salary Trend in Lancashire

Cucumber
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
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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
Preston +5 3 £37,500 +7.14%
Cucumber
North West

Cucumber
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 4 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (100.00%) JMeter
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) OWASP
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Gerrit
1 4 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) API Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 4 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 4 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) SQL

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Gerrit
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) JMeter
1 4 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) QA Test Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 4 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Tester
2 3 (75.00%) Java Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium Tester
2 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) API Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 4 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 4 (100.00%) OWASP
1 4 (100.00%) QA Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA