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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 66 53 55
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 1 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.20% 0.73% 1.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.45% 5.26% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 7
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% +15.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
69 57 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 13.72% 13.94% 16.60%
Number of salaries quoted 56 52 63
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £37,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Lucene
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum-ban
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Calabash
2 1 (50.00%) Lucene.Net
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Appium
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) C#

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (50.00%) Calabash
1 1 (50.00%) Appium
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Lucene
1 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) LINQ
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
1 1 (50.00%) Lucene.Net
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum-ban
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft