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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 183 147 180
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +33
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 12 31 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.29% 0.83% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.77% 5.82% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 1
Average salary £38,750 £38,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.64% +54.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
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
679 533 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.34% 14.32% 18.34%
Number of salaries quoted 584 470 623
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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
Stockport - 1 £33,500 - 1
Cucumber
North West

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) Java
3 13 (46.43%) C#
4 12 (42.86%) QA
4 12 (42.86%) WebDriver
5 11 (39.29%) Android
5 11 (39.29%) Apple iOS
5 11 (39.29%) Selenium
5 11 (39.29%) Scrum
5 11 (39.29%) .NET
6 10 (35.71%) BDD
7 9 (32.14%) TDD
7 9 (32.14%) Ruby
8 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
9 7 (25.00%) Automated Testing
9 7 (25.00%) Gherkin
9 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
10 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
10 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (21.43%) Manual Testing
10 6 (21.43%) SQL
10 6 (21.43%) JUnit
11 5 (17.86%) QuickTest Pro
11 5 (17.86%) Kanban
12 4 (14.29%) Robotium
12 4 (14.29%) GitHub
12 4 (14.29%) RSpec
12 4 (14.29%) iOS SDK
12 4 (14.29%) Gradle
12 4 (14.29%) Jenkins

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 (3.57%) SAS
1 1 (3.57%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) GitHub
2 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) WebDriver
2 11 (39.29%) Selenium
3 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 6 (21.43%) JUnit
4 5 (17.86%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (14.29%) Robotium
5 4 (14.29%) RSpec
5 4 (14.29%) Gradle
5 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 4 (14.29%) eggPlant
5 4 (14.29%) LabVIEW
5 4 (14.29%) FitNesse
5 4 (14.29%) Ant
6 3 (10.71%) Jasmine
6 3 (10.71%) SoapUI
7 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
7 2 (7.14%) SpecFlow
7 2 (7.14%) Calabash
8 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Tester
2 8 (28.57%) Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Technical Tester
4 5 (17.86%) QA Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Android Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Ruby Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Release Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Software Tester
8 1 (3.57%) Selenium Tester
8 1 (3.57%) Scala Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) .NET
2 7 (25.00%) Gherkin
3 4 (14.29%) iOS SDK
3 4 (14.29%) XML
3 4 (14.29%) J2EE
4 3 (10.71%) HTML
4 3 (10.71%) CSS
4 3 (10.71%) SOAP
4 3 (10.71%) Web Services
4 3 (10.71%) jQuery
4 3 (10.71%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (10.71%) Backbone.js
4 3 (10.71%) Ember.js
5 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.57%) MSMQ
6 1 (3.57%) WCF
6 1 (3.57%) WF
6 1 (3.57%) Akka
6 1 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Android
1 11 (39.29%) Apple iOS
2 3 (10.71%) UNIX
3 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Scrum
3 10 (35.71%) BDD
4 9 (32.14%) TDD
5 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
6 7 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (21.43%) Manual Testing
8 5 (17.86%) Kanban
9 4 (14.29%) Android Development
9 4 (14.29%) iOS Development
9 4 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
9 4 (14.29%) Web Development
10 3 (10.71%) MVC
10 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
10 3 (10.71%) Pair Programming
10 3 (10.71%) Agile Testing
10 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) Java
2 13 (46.43%) C#
3 9 (32.14%) Ruby
4 6 (21.43%) SQL
5 4 (14.29%) Objective-C
6 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.71%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (3.57%) C
7 1 (3.57%) C++
7 1 (3.57%) Haskell
7 1 (3.57%) Erlang
7 1 (3.57%) F#
7 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Mesos
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Xamarin
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sage UK Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago