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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 141 124 150
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +26
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 44 31 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.17% 1.17% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.35% 6.90% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 34 26 7
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
527 449 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.98% 16.96% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 411 377 358
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

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 16 September 2014.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in Leeds

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 91 (100.00%) Selenium
2 84 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (62.64%) BDD
4 56 (61.54%) Web Services
5 54 (59.34%) Java
5 54 (59.34%) TDD
6 52 (57.14%) SQL
7 45 (49.45%) JBehave
8 43 (47.25%) Scrum
9 40 (43.96%) Maven
10 39 (42.86%) SOAP
10 39 (42.86%) JUnit
10 39 (42.86%) XML
11 35 (38.46%) JDBC
11 35 (38.46%) JBoss
11 35 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
11 35 (38.46%) MySQL
11 35 (38.46%) Oracle
11 35 (38.46%) ActiveMQ
11 35 (38.46%) Hibernate
11 35 (38.46%) Spring
11 35 (38.46%) Enterprise Architecture
11 35 (38.46%) Spring MVC
11 35 (38.46%) JSON
11 35 (38.46%) REST
11 35 (38.46%) Apache Wicket
11 35 (38.46%) Big Data
11 35 (38.46%) Apache Camel
12 34 (37.36%) JMeter
13 32 (35.16%) JMS

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 32 (35.16%) Tomcat
2 24 (26.37%) WebSphere
3 8 (8.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (38.46%) MySQL
1 35 (38.46%) Big Data
2 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 91 (100.00%) Selenium
2 45 (49.45%) JBehave
3 40 (43.96%) Maven
4 39 (42.86%) JUnit
5 34 (37.36%) JMeter
6 14 (15.38%) FitNesse
7 13 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
7 13 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (14.29%) SpecFlow
8 12 (13.19%) Jenkins
8 12 (13.19%) Git (software)
9 11 (12.09%) Behat
10 10 (10.99%) SoapUI
11 9 (9.89%) WebDriver
11 9 (9.89%) Subversion
11 9 (9.89%) Capybara
12 3 (3.30%) Ant
13 2 (2.20%) WATIR
14 1 (1.10%) TestComplete
14 1 (1.10%) eggPlant
General
1 24 (26.37%) Telecoms
2 8 (8.79%) Marketing
3 6 (6.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (32.97%) Developer
2 27 (29.67%) Java Developer
3 20 (21.98%) Test Analyst
3 20 (21.98%) Analyst
4 16 (17.58%) Test Manager
5 15 (16.48%) Agile Test Analyst
6 11 (12.09%) Test Engineer
7 9 (9.89%) Test Leader
7 9 (9.89%) Lead Developer
8 8 (8.79%) Senior Developer
8 8 (8.79%) QA Analyst
8 8 (8.79%) Lead Java Developer
8 8 (8.79%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (7.69%) Team Leader
10 5 (5.49%) Principal Engineer
11 4 (4.40%) QA Test Manager
11 4 (4.40%) Tester
11 4 (4.40%) QA Manager
11 4 (4.40%) Test Team Leader
12 3 (3.30%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (61.54%) Web Services
2 39 (42.86%) SOAP
2 39 (42.86%) XML
3 35 (38.46%) JDBC
3 35 (38.46%) ActiveMQ
3 35 (38.46%) Hibernate
3 35 (38.46%) Spring
3 35 (38.46%) Spring MVC
3 35 (38.46%) JSON
3 35 (38.46%) REST
3 35 (38.46%) Apache Wicket
3 35 (38.46%) Apache Camel
4 32 (35.16%) JMS
4 32 (35.16%) JPA
4 32 (35.16%) RESTful
4 32 (35.16%) AngularJS
5 24 (26.37%) WebSphere MQ
5 24 (26.37%) .NET
6 14 (15.38%) XSD
7 13 (14.29%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) User Experience
2 1 (1.10%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.37%) UNIX
1 24 (26.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (62.64%) BDD
3 54 (59.34%) TDD
4 43 (47.25%) Scrum
5 35 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
5 35 (38.46%) Enterprise Architecture
6 27 (29.67%) Test Management
7 24 (26.37%) Dependency Injection
7 24 (26.37%) Complex Event Processing
8 20 (21.98%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (19.78%) Test Automation
9 18 (19.78%) Automation Testing
10 16 (17.58%) User Stories
11 15 (16.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (16.48%) Information Management
12 13 (14.29%) Test Planning
13 12 (13.19%) Mentoring
14 11 (12.09%) Domain-Driven Design
14 11 (12.09%) Test Strategy
14 11 (12.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 54 (59.34%) Java
2 52 (57.14%) SQL
3 23 (25.27%) C#
4 19 (20.88%) JavaScript
5 11 (12.09%) Ruby
5 11 (12.09%) PHP
5 11 (12.09%) C++
6 3 (3.30%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (15.38%) ISEB
2 9 (9.89%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.10%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (29.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (38.46%) JBoss
1 35 (38.46%) Oracle
2 13 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.29%) HP
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