The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
North West / Manchester
Rank 114 153 175
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +22
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 87 26 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.30% 0.78% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.66% 3.58% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 81 25 14
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,750 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
901 727 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.78% 21.87% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 770 628 653
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 February 2017.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in Manchester

Cucumber
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 11 £41,500 - 2
Stockport -1 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Wigan - 1 £27,500 -
Cucumber
North West

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT jobs citing Cucumber also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 118 (88.72%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (87.97%) Selenium
3 99 (74.44%) Java
4 77 (57.89%) Test Scripting
5 59 (44.36%) Scrum
5 59 (44.36%) BDD
6 53 (39.85%) SDLC
7 51 (38.35%) TDD
8 50 (37.59%) Test Automation
9 49 (36.84%) Python
10 43 (32.33%) C#
11 40 (30.08%) QA
12 36 (27.07%) C++
13 35 (26.32%) Automated Testing
13 35 (26.32%) Gherkin
14 34 (25.56%) DevOps
14 34 (25.56%) Degree
15 31 (23.31%) ISEB
16 28 (21.05%) Finance
16 28 (21.05%) Ruby
17 27 (20.30%) System Integration Testing
17 27 (20.30%) Automation Testing
18 26 (19.55%) Continuous Integration
18 26 (19.55%) Regression Testing
19 25 (18.80%) Linux
19 25 (18.80%) Software Testing
20 24 (18.05%) WebDriver
20 24 (18.05%) DV Cleared
20 24 (18.05%) Security Cleared
21 22 (16.54%) ISTQB

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.51%) Confluence
2 3 (2.26%) Apache Solr
2 3 (2.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.50%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.75%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.77%) GitHub
2 2 (1.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.26%) DB2
2 2 (1.50%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.50%) RDBMS
2 2 (1.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.75%) Big Data
3 1 (0.75%) MySQL
3 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 117 (87.97%) Selenium
2 24 (18.05%) WebDriver
3 21 (15.79%) JIRA
4 18 (13.53%) Jenkins
5 15 (11.28%) FitNesse
5 15 (11.28%) HP UFT
6 11 (8.27%) JUnit
7 10 (7.52%) SpecFlow
8 9 (6.77%) JMeter
9 8 (6.02%) LoadRunner
10 5 (3.76%) Jasmine
10 5 (3.76%) SoapUI
11 4 (3.01%) Git (software)
12 3 (2.26%) Gatling
12 3 (2.26%) NUnit
12 3 (2.26%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (2.26%) TeamCity
12 3 (2.26%) Visual Studio
13 2 (1.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 28 (21.05%) Finance
2 12 (9.02%) Military
3 4 (3.01%) Retail
3 4 (3.01%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.50%) Banking
4 2 (1.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.75%) Advertising
5 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (48.12%) Tester
2 56 (42.11%) Automation Tester
3 37 (27.82%) Test Engineer
4 20 (15.04%) Analyst
4 20 (15.04%) Senior Tester
4 20 (15.04%) Test Analyst
5 18 (13.53%) QA Automation Engineer
5 18 (13.53%) QA Engineer
5 18 (13.53%) QA Tester
5 18 (13.53%) Senior Automation Tester
6 17 (12.78%) Test Automation Engineer
7 14 (10.53%) QA Automation Tester
8 12 (9.02%) Senior QA Engineer
9 9 (6.77%) Developer
9 9 (6.77%) Senior Test Engineer
9 9 (6.77%) Software QA Tester
9 9 (6.77%) Software Tester
10 8 (6.02%) Integration Engineer
10 8 (6.02%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
10 8 (6.02%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (26.32%) Gherkin
2 11 (8.27%) .NET
2 11 (8.27%) Web Services
3 6 (4.51%) HTML
4 5 (3.76%) .NET Framework
5 4 (3.01%) XML
6 3 (2.26%) CSS
6 3 (2.26%) jQuery
7 2 (1.50%) Behat
7 2 (1.50%) JSON
7 2 (1.50%) RESTful
7 2 (1.50%) SOAP
7 2 (1.50%) Spring
7 2 (1.50%) WSDL
7 2 (1.50%) XHTML
7 2 (1.50%) XSD
8 1 (0.75%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.75%) Dropwizard
8 1 (0.75%) React
8 1 (0.75%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.51%) Cyber Defence
2 5 (3.76%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.76%) iPad
3 4 (3.01%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.26%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.26%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.50%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.50%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.75%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (18.80%) Linux
2 19 (14.29%) Windows
3 3 (2.26%) Android
3 3 (2.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (88.72%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (57.89%) Test Scripting
3 59 (44.36%) BDD
3 59 (44.36%) Scrum
4 53 (39.85%) SDLC
5 51 (38.35%) TDD
6 50 (37.59%) Test Automation
7 35 (26.32%) Automated Testing
8 34 (25.56%) DevOps
9 27 (20.30%) Automation Testing
9 27 (20.30%) System Integration Testing
10 26 (19.55%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (19.55%) Regression Testing
11 25 (18.80%) Software Testing
12 20 (15.04%) Validation
13 19 (14.29%) ATDD
14 16 (12.03%) Defect Management
15 15 (11.28%) Configuration Management
15 15 (11.28%) Cybersecurity
16 13 (9.77%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (74.44%) Java
2 49 (36.84%) Python
3 43 (32.33%) C#
4 36 (27.07%) C++
5 28 (21.05%) Ruby
6 22 (16.54%) Perl
7 20 (15.04%) C
8 18 (13.53%) JavaScript
9 9 (6.77%) SQL
10 6 (4.51%) PHP
11 4 (3.01%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.75%) Groovy
12 1 (0.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (25.56%) Degree
2 31 (23.31%) ISEB
3 24 (18.05%) DV Cleared
3 24 (18.05%) Security Cleared
4 22 (16.54%) ISTQB
5 6 (4.51%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.75%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (30.08%) QA
2 7 (5.26%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (9.02%) Hyper-V
1 12 (9.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (6.02%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (4.51%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.75%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 12 (9.02%) VMware
2 8 (6.02%) HP
3 3 (2.26%) IBM
3 3 (2.26%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.26%) Oracle
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