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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 150 166 189
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +23
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 22 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.66% 0.43% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.01% 3.12% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 2
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
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
732 545 663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.95% 13.71% 15.48%
Number of salaries quoted 640 457 581
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -
Cucumber
North West

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 35 (92.11%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (89.47%) Selenium
3 27 (71.05%) TDD
3 27 (71.05%) BDD
4 24 (63.16%) Scrum
5 22 (57.89%) C#
6 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
6 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
6 20 (52.63%) Web Application Development
7 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
7 19 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
7 19 (50.00%) Scrum-ban
7 19 (50.00%) WCF
7 19 (50.00%) LINQ
7 19 (50.00%) Kanban
7 19 (50.00%) Lucene.Net
7 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 19 (50.00%) OO
7 19 (50.00%) .NET
7 19 (50.00%) NUnit
7 19 (50.00%) MVC
7 19 (50.00%) Advertising
7 19 (50.00%) NHibernate
7 19 (50.00%) Lucene
8 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
8 9 (23.68%) Automation Testing
9 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
9 8 (21.05%) Java
10 7 (18.42%) Degree

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (89.47%) Selenium
2 19 (50.00%) NUnit
2 19 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
4 6 (15.79%) HP UFT
4 6 (15.79%) SpecFlow
4 6 (15.79%) JIRA
5 5 (13.16%) Robotium
5 5 (13.16%) Jasmine
5 5 (13.16%) Calabash
5 5 (13.16%) Appium
6 2 (5.26%) FitNesse
General
1 19 (50.00%) Advertising
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Developer
1 19 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 10 (26.32%) Analyst
3 9 (23.68%) Test Analyst
4 7 (18.42%) Tester
5 5 (13.16%) Software Tester
6 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.26%) QA Tester
6 2 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Functional Test Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Agile Tester
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Software Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (50.00%) .NET
1 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 19 (50.00%) Lucene
1 19 (50.00%) NHibernate
1 19 (50.00%) WCF
1 19 (50.00%) LINQ
1 19 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 19 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
1 19 (50.00%) Lucene.Net
2 3 (7.89%) Web Services
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) CSS
3 1 (2.63%) HTML5
3 1 (2.63%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.63%) Informatics
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Android
1 7 (18.42%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (92.11%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (71.05%) TDD
2 27 (71.05%) BDD
3 24 (63.16%) Scrum
4 20 (52.63%) Web Application Development
5 19 (50.00%) Scrum-ban
5 19 (50.00%) Kanban
5 19 (50.00%) MVC
5 19 (50.00%) OO
6 9 (23.68%) Automation Testing
7 6 (15.79%) Automated Testing
7 6 (15.79%) Test Automation
8 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
9 4 (10.53%) Manual Testing
9 4 (10.53%) SDLC
10 3 (7.89%) Web Testing
10 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
10 3 (7.89%) Software Testing
10 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
11 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) C#
2 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.05%) Java
4 6 (15.79%) Ruby
5 4 (10.53%) SQL
6 1 (2.63%) Python
6 1 (2.63%) C
6 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
2 5 (13.16%) ISEB
3 2 (5.26%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
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