The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 166 174 189
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +15
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 19 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.51% 0.40% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.60% 2.65% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 6
Average salary £45,000 £38,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +9.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Cucumber
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
732 604 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 19.77% 15.01% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 642 514 523
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,446 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.89%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Cucumber Salary Trend in Manchester

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in Manchester

Cucumber
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 11 £45,000 - 1
Cucumber
North West

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 31 (88.57%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (82.86%) Selenium
3 23 (65.71%) BDD
4 22 (62.86%) TDD
5 16 (45.71%) Scrum
6 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 14 (40.00%) Automation Testing
7 13 (37.14%) MVC
8 12 (34.29%) .NET
8 12 (34.29%) C#
8 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
8 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET
8 12 (34.29%) OO
8 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
9 11 (31.43%) Advertising
9 11 (31.43%) NUnit
9 11 (31.43%) Lucene
9 11 (31.43%) NHibernate
9 11 (31.43%) Web Application Development
9 11 (31.43%) Lucene.Net
9 11 (31.43%) Apple iOS
9 11 (31.43%) Castle Windsor
9 11 (31.43%) Scrum-ban
9 11 (31.43%) Kanban
9 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (31.43%) Rhino Mocks
9 11 (31.43%) WCF
9 11 (31.43%) LINQ
9 11 (31.43%) Android
10 8 (22.86%) SQL

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (2.86%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (82.86%) Selenium
2 11 (31.43%) Rhino Mocks
2 11 (31.43%) NUnit
3 7 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (20.00%) Jasmine
4 6 (17.14%) SpecFlow
4 6 (17.14%) JIRA
5 5 (14.29%) Robotium
5 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 5 (14.29%) Calabash
5 5 (14.29%) Appium
6 3 (8.57%) RSpec
7 1 (2.86%) JUnit
7 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.86%) FitNesse
7 1 (2.86%) Sahi
General
1 11 (31.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) Analyst
2 11 (31.43%) .NET Developer
3 10 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 9 (25.71%) Tester
5 6 (17.14%) Automation Tester
6 5 (14.29%) Software Tester
7 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Test Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) QA Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Ruby Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Automation Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Automation Test Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Junior Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Release Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Junior Test Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) QA Tester
9 1 (2.86%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) .NET
1 12 (34.29%) ASP.NET
2 11 (31.43%) Lucene
2 11 (31.43%) NHibernate
2 11 (31.43%) WCF
2 11 (31.43%) LINQ
2 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 11 (31.43%) Castle Windsor
2 11 (31.43%) Lucene.Net
3 3 (8.57%) HTML
3 3 (8.57%) CSS
4 2 (5.71%) Web Services
4 2 (5.71%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (5.71%) jQuery
4 2 (5.71%) Ember.js
4 2 (5.71%) Backbone.js
5 1 (2.86%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.86%) RESTful
5 1 (2.86%) REST
5 1 (2.86%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.86%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Android
1 11 (31.43%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.86%) UNIX
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (88.57%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (65.71%) BDD
3 22 (62.86%) TDD
4 16 (45.71%) Scrum
5 14 (40.00%) Automation Testing
6 13 (37.14%) MVC
7 12 (34.29%) OO
8 11 (31.43%) Scrum-ban
8 11 (31.43%) Kanban
8 11 (31.43%) Web Application Development
9 8 (22.86%) Test Automation
9 8 (22.86%) Automated Testing
10 7 (20.00%) Web Testing
11 6 (17.14%) Market Research
11 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (17.14%) User Stories
12 5 (14.29%) Unit Testing
13 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
14 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
14 3 (8.57%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (34.29%) C#
3 8 (22.86%) Java
3 8 (22.86%) SQL
3 8 (22.86%) Ruby
4 2 (5.71%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (2.86%) C
5 1 (2.86%) Scala
5 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) ISEB
3 2 (5.71%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
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