The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 53 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 1 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.26% 2.93% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.70% 18.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 0
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
Cucumber
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Development Applications Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
37 75 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 9.69% 15.69% 19.38%
Number of salaries quoted 34 70 80
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 January 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) WebDriver
2 6 (85.71%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) QA
4 4 (57.14%) Games
5 3 (42.86%) Python
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) PHP
5 3 (42.86%) JIRA
5 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 3 (42.86%) SoapUI
5 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Testing
5 3 (42.86%) Automation Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Online Games
6 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (28.57%) C++
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) SOAP
6 2 (28.57%) Windows
6 2 (28.57%) Linux
6 2 (28.57%) Ruby
6 2 (28.57%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 1 (14.29%) .NET
7 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Android
7 1 (14.29%) Open Source

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) WebDriver
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) SoapUI
4 1 (14.29%) eggPlant
4 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (57.14%) Games
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Automation Tester
1 2 (28.57%) Tester
2 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Online Games
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
1 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Automation Testing
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA