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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 47 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 2 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.54% 2.31% -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.08% 14.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 0
Average salary £46,250 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
49 78 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 13.17% 16.39% 19.91%
Number of salaries quoted 40 74 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 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £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 24 December 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 12 (100.00%) Selenium
2 11 (91.67%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) WebDriver
3 10 (83.33%) C#
4 8 (66.67%) JIRA
5 7 (58.33%) Games
6 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (50.00%) SoapUI
6 6 (50.00%) Test Strategy
7 5 (41.67%) C++
7 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
7 5 (41.67%) SOAP
7 5 (41.67%) Windows
7 5 (41.67%) Linux
7 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (41.67%) QA
7 5 (41.67%) Online Games
7 5 (41.67%) Automation Testing
8 4 (33.33%) Ruby
9 3 (25.00%) PHP
9 3 (25.00%) Python
9 3 (25.00%) Agile Testing
9 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
10 2 (16.67%) SQL
10 2 (16.67%) Finance
10 2 (16.67%) Bugzilla
10 2 (16.67%) Scrum
10 2 (16.67%) TDD
10 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
10 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Selenium
2 11 (91.67%) WebDriver
3 8 (66.67%) JIRA
4 6 (50.00%) SoapUI
5 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
6 2 (16.67%) Hudson
6 2 (16.67%) Bugzilla
6 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
7 1 (8.33%) eggPlant
General
1 7 (58.33%) Games
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Tester
1 5 (41.67%) Automation Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Online Games
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 5 (41.67%) Automation Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Testing
4 2 (16.67%) User Stories
4 2 (16.67%) BDD
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) C++
4 4 (33.33%) Ruby
5 3 (25.00%) Python
5 3 (25.00%) PHP
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA