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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 167 139 121
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -18
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 12 34 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.33% 0.98% 1.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.14% 5.74% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 37
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
560 592 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.33% 17.04% 18.63%
Number of salaries quoted 484 409 434
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 £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 March 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 22 (84.62%) Java
2 21 (80.77%) Selenium
3 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (65.38%) TDD
5 13 (50.00%) QA
5 13 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 11 (42.31%) Manual Testing
7 10 (38.46%) Automated Testing
8 9 (34.62%) Software Testing
8 9 (34.62%) QuickTest Pro
8 9 (34.62%) Test Scripting
9 8 (30.77%) WebDriver
9 8 (30.77%) Maven
10 7 (26.92%) E-business
10 7 (26.92%) SOAP
10 7 (26.92%) Automation Testing
11 6 (23.08%) BDD
11 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (23.08%) SQL
11 6 (23.08%) C#
11 6 (23.08%) Ruby
12 5 (19.23%) Web Services
12 5 (19.23%) XML
12 5 (19.23%) SoapUI
13 4 (15.38%) ATDD
13 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
13 4 (15.38%) User Stories
13 4 (15.38%) Product Management
13 4 (15.38%) RESTful
13 4 (15.38%) Refactoring

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (11.54%) JBoss
1 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
1 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.85%) Joomla!
2 1 (3.85%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (80.77%) Selenium
2 9 (34.62%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (30.77%) WebDriver
3 8 (30.77%) Maven
4 5 (19.23%) SoapUI
5 3 (11.54%) JMeter
5 3 (11.54%) JUnit
5 3 (11.54%) JBehave
6 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
7 1 (3.85%) Subversion
7 1 (3.85%) WATIR
7 1 (3.85%) PHPUnit
7 1 (3.85%) Sahi
7 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
7 1 (3.85%) eggPlant
7 1 (3.85%) Behat
General
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
1 11 (42.31%) Test Analyst
2 9 (34.62%) Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Software Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Coach
5 3 (11.54%) Software Tester
5 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Tester
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) QA Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.85%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.85%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) SOAP
2 5 (19.23%) Web Services
2 5 (19.23%) XML
3 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 4 (15.38%) RESTful
3 4 (15.38%) .NET
4 3 (11.54%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
4 3 (11.54%) Spring
4 3 (11.54%) JMS
4 3 (11.54%) JDBC
4 3 (11.54%) Spring MVC
4 3 (11.54%) JSON
4 3 (11.54%) JPA
4 3 (11.54%) Apache Wicket
4 3 (11.54%) Apache Camel
4 3 (11.54%) REST
5 2 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (7.69%) CSS
5 2 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Open Source
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) UNIX
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (65.38%) TDD
3 13 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 11 (42.31%) Manual Testing
5 10 (38.46%) Automated Testing
6 9 (34.62%) Software Testing
6 9 (34.62%) Test Scripting
7 7 (26.92%) E-business
7 7 (26.92%) Automation Testing
8 6 (23.08%) BDD
8 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (15.38%) ATDD
9 4 (15.38%) User Stories
9 4 (15.38%) Product Management
9 4 (15.38%) Refactoring
9 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
9 4 (15.38%) Scrum
10 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
11 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) Java
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) C#
2 6 (23.08%) Ruby
3 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.85%) PHP
4 1 (3.85%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
1 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 2 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle
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