The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 160 146 130
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -16
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 11 38 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.33% 1.00% 0.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.33% 6.00% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 30 24
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +15.71%
Cucumber
West Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
473 633 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 14.36% 16.68% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 372 489 332
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Cucumber Salary Trend in Leeds

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 21 (91.30%) TDD
2 20 (86.96%) Selenium
3 18 (78.26%) Java
4 15 (65.22%) QA
5 13 (56.52%) Manual Testing
5 13 (56.52%) Test Automation
6 12 (52.17%) Test Scripting
6 12 (52.17%) Automated Testing
6 12 (52.17%) Software Testing
7 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (47.83%) E-business
8 9 (39.13%) Ruby
9 8 (34.78%) BDD
10 7 (30.43%) SDLC
10 7 (30.43%) Scrum
10 7 (30.43%) .NET
11 6 (26.09%) PHP
11 6 (26.09%) Kanban
11 6 (26.09%) Behat
12 5 (21.74%) Test Management
12 5 (21.74%) DevOps
12 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
12 5 (21.74%) C#
12 5 (21.74%) C++
12 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
13 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
13 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
14 3 (13.04%) HTML
14 3 (13.04%) CSS

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (13.04%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Joomla!
2 1 (4.35%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.04%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
1 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (86.96%) Selenium
2 6 (26.09%) Behat
3 2 (8.70%) Jasmine
3 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
3 2 (8.70%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.35%) Subversion
4 1 (4.35%) WATIR
4 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.35%) PHPUnit
4 1 (4.35%) Sahi
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Analyst
1 13 (56.52%) Test Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Test Leader
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Tester
5 1 (4.35%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.35%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) QA Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Tester
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) HTML
2 3 (13.04%) CSS
2 3 (13.04%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (13.04%) jQuery
2 3 (13.04%) Backbone.js
2 3 (13.04%) Sinatra
3 2 (8.70%) LAMP
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) XML
4 1 (4.35%) cXML
4 1 (4.35%) Symfony
4 1 (4.35%) CakePHP
4 1 (4.35%) RESTful
4 1 (4.35%) Sass
4 1 (4.35%) LESS
4 1 (4.35%) Ember.js
4 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.35%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) TDD
2 13 (56.52%) Manual Testing
2 13 (56.52%) Test Automation
3 12 (52.17%) Test Scripting
3 12 (52.17%) Automated Testing
3 12 (52.17%) Software Testing
4 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (47.83%) E-business
5 8 (34.78%) BDD
6 7 (30.43%) SDLC
6 7 (30.43%) Scrum
7 6 (26.09%) Kanban
8 5 (21.74%) Test Management
8 5 (21.74%) DevOps
8 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
8 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
9 3 (13.04%) Open Source
10 2 (8.70%) Automation Testing
11 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) Java
2 9 (39.13%) Ruby
3 6 (26.09%) PHP
4 5 (21.74%) C#
4 5 (21.74%) C++
5 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
6 3 (13.04%) CoffeeScript
7 2 (8.70%) SQL
8 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (65.22%) QA
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
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