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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 161 139 135
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 7 40 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.21% 1.21% 0.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.28% 7.46% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 7 29 22
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
549 536 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 16.19% 16.18% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 484 385 512
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 January 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 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (83.87%) Selenium
3 24 (77.42%) Java
4 18 (58.06%) TDD
5 15 (48.39%) SQL
5 15 (48.39%) SOAP
5 15 (48.39%) Web Services
6 14 (45.16%) Maven
7 12 (38.71%) QA
7 12 (38.71%) XML
7 12 (38.71%) QuickTest Pro
8 11 (35.48%) Test Automation
8 11 (35.48%) BDD
9 10 (32.26%) JBehave
9 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
9 10 (32.26%) JMeter
9 10 (32.26%) MySQL
9 10 (32.26%) JUnit
10 9 (29.03%) JDBC
10 9 (29.03%) Oracle
10 9 (29.03%) JBoss
10 9 (29.03%) Tomcat
10 9 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (29.03%) JMS
10 9 (29.03%) ActiveMQ
10 9 (29.03%) Hibernate
10 9 (29.03%) Apache Camel
10 9 (29.03%) REST
10 9 (29.03%) Big Data
10 9 (29.03%) RESTful

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 9 (29.03%) JBoss
1 9 (29.03%) Tomcat
1 9 (29.03%) WebSphere
2 3 (9.68%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.23%) Joomla!
3 1 (3.23%) Drupal
3 1 (3.23%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) MySQL
2 9 (29.03%) Big Data
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (83.87%) Selenium
2 14 (45.16%) Maven
3 12 (38.71%) QuickTest Pro
4 10 (32.26%) JMeter
4 10 (32.26%) JUnit
4 10 (32.26%) JBehave
5 7 (22.58%) WebDriver
6 6 (19.35%) SoapUI
6 6 (19.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (12.90%) FitNesse
7 4 (12.90%) SpecFlow
8 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
9 1 (3.23%) Subversion
9 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
9 1 (3.23%) Behat
9 1 (3.23%) eggPlant
9 1 (3.23%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.90%) Marketing
3 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Test Analyst
3 9 (29.03%) Java Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Software Developer
5 4 (12.90%) QA Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Agile Test Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Agile Coach
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Software Tester
6 3 (9.68%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Tester
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Software Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Tester
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) SOAP
1 15 (48.39%) Web Services
2 12 (38.71%) XML
3 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
4 9 (29.03%) Apache Camel
4 9 (29.03%) ActiveMQ
4 9 (29.03%) Spring
4 9 (29.03%) REST
4 9 (29.03%) JSON
4 9 (29.03%) Spring MVC
4 9 (29.03%) Apache Wicket
4 9 (29.03%) JPA
4 9 (29.03%) RESTful
4 9 (29.03%) JDBC
4 9 (29.03%) JMS
4 9 (29.03%) Hibernate
5 7 (22.58%) .NET
6 6 (19.35%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (12.90%) WSDL
7 4 (12.90%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) UNIX
2 6 (19.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (58.06%) TDD
3 11 (35.48%) Test Automation
3 11 (35.48%) BDD
4 9 (29.03%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (29.03%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (25.81%) Scrum
5 8 (25.81%) User Stories
6 7 (22.58%) Automation Testing
6 7 (22.58%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (22.58%) Manual Testing
7 6 (19.35%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (19.35%) Complex Event Processing
7 6 (19.35%) Automated Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Test Scripting
9 4 (12.90%) ATDD
9 4 (12.90%) Agile Testing
9 4 (12.90%) Product Management
9 4 (12.90%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) Java
2 15 (48.39%) SQL
3 8 (25.81%) C#
4 5 (16.13%) Ruby
4 5 (16.13%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.23%) PHP
6 1 (3.23%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
1 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (38.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) HP
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