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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 154 156 114
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -42
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 16 26 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.46% 0.71% 1.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.33% 4.02% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 39
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
481 646 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.92% 17.53% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 389 481 377
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in Leeds

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 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 20 (86.96%) TDD
1 20 (86.96%) Selenium
2 17 (73.91%) Java
3 16 (69.57%) QA
4 14 (60.87%) Manual Testing
5 13 (56.52%) Test Automation
5 13 (56.52%) Test Scripting
5 13 (56.52%) Software Testing
5 13 (56.52%) Automated Testing
6 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (47.83%) E-business
7 8 (34.78%) Ruby
8 7 (30.43%) .NET
8 7 (30.43%) BDD
9 6 (26.09%) Scrum
10 5 (21.74%) PHP
10 5 (21.74%) Kanban
10 5 (21.74%) Behat
11 4 (17.39%) DevOps
11 4 (17.39%) Test Management
11 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
11 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
11 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
11 4 (17.39%) C#
11 4 (17.39%) C++
11 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (13.04%) CMS
12 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
12 3 (13.04%) QuickTest Pro
12 3 (13.04%) HTML

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 5 (21.74%) Behat
3 3 (13.04%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
4 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (8.70%) Jasmine
4 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.35%) Subversion
5 1 (4.35%) WATIR
5 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.35%) Sahi
5 1 (4.35%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Analyst
1 14 (60.87%) Test Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Test Leader
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Tester
3 3 (13.04%) Software Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
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%) Development Engineer
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%) Sinatra
2 3 (13.04%) Backbone.js
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) XML
3 2 (8.70%) LAMP
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 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
1 3 (13.04%) Open Source
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) TDD
2 14 (60.87%) Manual Testing
3 13 (56.52%) Test Automation
3 13 (56.52%) Test Scripting
3 13 (56.52%) Software Testing
3 13 (56.52%) Automated Testing
4 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (47.83%) E-business
5 7 (30.43%) BDD
6 6 (26.09%) Scrum
7 5 (21.74%) Kanban
8 4 (17.39%) DevOps
8 4 (17.39%) Test Management
8 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
8 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
9 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
9 2 (8.70%) Automation Testing
9 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) Ruby
3 5 (21.74%) PHP
4 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) C#
4 4 (17.39%) C++
5 3 (13.04%) SQL
5 3 (13.04%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (69.57%) QA