The first table below looks at the demand for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 58 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.72% 0.55% -
As % of the Development Applications category 10.00% 4.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Average salary £31,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.22%
Development Applications Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
100 42 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 17.24% 11.60% 21.66%
Number of salaries quoted 90 39 82
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £24,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Cucumber
Merseyside

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Cucumber Salary Trend in Liverpool

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 23 (95.83%) Open Source
2 21 (87.50%) Linux
3 19 (79.17%) QA
3 19 (79.17%) Selenium
3 19 (79.17%) SoapUI
3 19 (79.17%) Test Strategy
3 19 (79.17%) Gherkin
4 18 (75.00%) Test Automation
4 18 (75.00%) Software Testing
5 17 (70.83%) C#
5 17 (70.83%) C++
5 17 (70.83%) Java
6 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
6 16 (66.67%) Windows
7 6 (25.00%) Automated Testing
8 5 (20.83%) Ruby
8 5 (20.83%) Ajax
8 5 (20.83%) jQuery
8 5 (20.83%) Ubuntu
8 5 (20.83%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (20.83%) TDD
8 5 (20.83%) Subversion
8 5 (20.83%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (20.83%) MVC
8 5 (20.83%) CSS
8 5 (20.83%) Web Services
8 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
8 5 (20.83%) HTML
8 5 (20.83%) OOA/OOD

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 5 (20.83%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (79.17%) Selenium
1 19 (79.17%) SoapUI
2 5 (20.83%) Subversion
2 5 (20.83%) RSpec
2 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) QA Automation Engineer
1 18 (75.00%) Automation Engineer
1 18 (75.00%) QA Engineer
2 16 (66.67%) Test Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Quality Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (79.17%) Gherkin
2 5 (20.83%) Ajax
2 5 (20.83%) jQuery
2 5 (20.83%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (20.83%) CSS
2 5 (20.83%) Web Services
2 5 (20.83%) HTML
2 5 (20.83%) RESTful
2 5 (20.83%) HTML5
2 5 (20.83%) Phusion Passenger
Miscellaneous
1 23 (95.83%) Open Source
2 5 (20.83%) N-Tier
3 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Linux
2 16 (66.67%) Windows
3 5 (20.83%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Test Strategy
2 18 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 18 (75.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) TDD
4 5 (20.83%) MVC
4 5 (20.83%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (20.83%) OO
4 5 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.17%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) C#
1 17 (70.83%) C++
1 17 (70.83%) Java
2 5 (20.83%) Ruby
2 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (79.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Capistrano
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
Liverpool, Merseyside
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