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 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
North West / Manchester
Rank 111 158 177
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +19
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 84 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.32% 0.52% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.56% 2.50% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 83 14 15
Median salary £42,500 £38,750 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% +15.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £35,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,250 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
879 680 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 24.30% 20.99% 18.76%
Number of salaries quoted 785 593 680
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 January 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 January 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 - 14 £42,500 - 2
Stockport +7 2 £32,750 -18.12% 2
Wigan - 1 £27,500 -
Cucumber
North West

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 102 (91.07%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (83.93%) Selenium
3 76 (67.86%) Java
4 62 (55.36%) Test Scripting
5 54 (48.21%) Scrum
6 52 (46.43%) BDD
7 45 (40.18%) TDD
8 43 (38.39%) Test Automation
9 42 (37.50%) SDLC
10 39 (34.82%) Python
11 36 (32.14%) QA
12 34 (30.36%) Degree
13 31 (27.68%) C#
13 31 (27.68%) C++
13 31 (27.68%) DevOps
14 29 (25.89%) Automated Testing
15 27 (24.11%) ISEB
16 25 (22.32%) Ruby
16 25 (22.32%) Gherkin
17 24 (21.43%) Regression Testing
18 23 (20.54%) Finance
18 23 (20.54%) Software Testing
18 23 (20.54%) Continuous Integration
18 23 (20.54%) Automation Testing
19 22 (19.64%) Linux
20 21 (18.75%) Perl
20 21 (18.75%) DV Cleared
20 21 (18.75%) Security Cleared
21 19 (16.96%) JIRA
22 18 (16.07%) 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 5 (4.46%) Confluence
2 4 (3.57%) Apache Solr
2 4 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.04%) GitHub
2 2 (1.79%) SaaS
3 1 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.57%) DB2
2 2 (1.79%) RDBMS
2 2 (1.79%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.89%) Big Data
3 1 (0.89%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.89%) MySQL
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 94 (83.93%) Selenium
2 19 (16.96%) JIRA
3 16 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 15 (13.39%) HP UFT
5 13 (11.61%) FitNesse
5 13 (11.61%) Jenkins
5 13 (11.61%) SpecFlow
6 11 (9.82%) JUnit
7 8 (7.14%) NUnit
7 8 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
7 8 (7.14%) TeamCity
8 5 (4.46%) JMeter
8 5 (4.46%) LoadRunner
9 3 (2.68%) SoapUI
9 3 (2.68%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.79%) Gatling
10 2 (1.79%) Git (software)
10 2 (1.79%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (20.54%) Finance
2 10 (8.93%) Military
3 3 (2.68%) Retail
4 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.89%) Advertising
5 1 (0.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (41.07%) Tester
2 42 (37.50%) Automation Tester
3 30 (26.79%) Test Engineer
4 16 (14.29%) Analyst
4 16 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
4 16 (14.29%) QA Engineer
4 16 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 15 (13.39%) QA Tester
6 14 (12.50%) QA Automation Tester
6 14 (12.50%) Senior Tester
7 12 (10.71%) Senior Automation Tester
8 11 (9.82%) Developer
8 11 (9.82%) Senior QA Engineer
8 11 (9.82%) Test Automation Engineer
9 10 (8.93%) Software QA Tester
9 10 (8.93%) Software Tester
10 8 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
10 8 (7.14%) Senior Test Engineer
10 8 (7.14%) Test and Integration Engineer
11 7 (6.25%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.32%) Gherkin
2 12 (10.71%) .NET
2 12 (10.71%) Web Services
3 7 (6.25%) HTML
4 5 (4.46%) .NET Framework
4 5 (4.46%) XML
5 4 (3.57%) CSS
6 3 (2.68%) jQuery
6 3 (2.68%) XHTML
7 2 (1.79%) Behat
7 2 (1.79%) SOAP
7 2 (1.79%) WSDL
7 2 (1.79%) XSD
8 1 (0.89%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.89%) DOM
8 1 (0.89%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.89%) J2EE
8 1 (0.89%) RESTful
8 1 (0.89%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.89%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.36%) Cyber Defence
3 5 (4.46%) iPad
4 4 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.68%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.79%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.79%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.89%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.89%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.64%) Linux
2 17 (15.18%) Windows
3 1 (0.89%) Android
3 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (91.07%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (55.36%) Test Scripting
3 54 (48.21%) Scrum
4 52 (46.43%) BDD
5 45 (40.18%) TDD
6 43 (38.39%) Test Automation
7 42 (37.50%) SDLC
8 31 (27.68%) DevOps
9 29 (25.89%) Automated Testing
10 24 (21.43%) Regression Testing
11 23 (20.54%) Automation Testing
11 23 (20.54%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (20.54%) Software Testing
12 18 (16.07%) System Integration Testing
12 18 (16.07%) Validation
13 17 (15.18%) ATDD
14 15 (13.39%) Defect Management
15 13 (11.61%) Functional Testing
16 12 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
16 12 (10.71%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 76 (67.86%) Java
2 39 (34.82%) Python
3 31 (27.68%) C#
3 31 (27.68%) C++
4 25 (22.32%) Ruby
5 21 (18.75%) Perl
6 18 (16.07%) C
7 17 (15.18%) JavaScript
8 9 (8.04%) SQL
9 6 (5.36%) PHP
10 4 (3.57%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.89%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 34 (30.36%) Degree
2 27 (24.11%) ISEB
3 21 (18.75%) DV Cleared
3 21 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 18 (16.07%) ISTQB
5 6 (5.36%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (2.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.89%) HNC
8 1 (0.89%) HND
8 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (32.14%) QA
2 7 (6.25%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (8.93%) Hyper-V
1 10 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (5.36%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (4.46%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.89%) Ansible
3 1 (0.89%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (8.93%) VMware
2 5 (4.46%) HP
3 4 (3.57%) IBM
3 4 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle
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