The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 166 172 167
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 16 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.41% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.74% 1.65% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 10
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -8.75%
Development Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
585 605 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.82% 14.54% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 481 533 487
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Cucumber
North West

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 23 July 2014.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in Manchester

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 18 (56.25%) Java
2 17 (53.13%) Selenium
2 17 (53.13%) WebDriver
3 16 (50.00%) QA
4 15 (46.88%) .NET
5 13 (40.63%) E-Commerce
5 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (37.50%) TDD
7 11 (34.38%) Ruby
7 11 (34.38%) Test Automation
7 11 (34.38%) BDD
8 9 (28.13%) Apple iOS
8 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
8 9 (28.13%) eggPlant
8 9 (28.13%) Android
8 9 (28.13%) LabVIEW
8 9 (28.13%) Scrum
8 9 (28.13%) QuickTest Pro
8 9 (28.13%) J2EE
8 9 (28.13%) SQL
8 9 (28.13%) C#
9 7 (21.88%) Automated Testing
9 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (21.88%) Gherkin
10 6 (18.75%) Hudson
10 6 (18.75%) Automation Testing
10 6 (18.75%) Integration Testing
10 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
10 6 (18.75%) ISEB
11 5 (15.63%) SOAP

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (3.13%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.13%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) GitHub
2 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) HTTP
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (53.13%) Selenium
1 17 (53.13%) WebDriver
2 9 (28.13%) QuickTest Pro
2 9 (28.13%) LabVIEW
2 9 (28.13%) Jenkins
2 9 (28.13%) eggPlant
3 6 (18.75%) Hudson
3 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
4 5 (15.63%) SoapUI
4 5 (15.63%) JUnit
5 4 (12.50%) Ant
5 4 (12.50%) Robotium
5 4 (12.50%) Gradle
6 2 (6.25%) Calabash
6 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
6 2 (6.25%) JIRA
7 1 (3.13%) Subversion
7 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
7 1 (3.13%) JMeter
7 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Tester
2 7 (21.88%) Test Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Test Analyst
4 5 (15.63%) Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Android Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Technical Tester
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) QA Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Release Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Scala Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (46.88%) .NET
2 9 (28.13%) J2EE
3 7 (21.88%) Gherkin
4 5 (15.63%) SOAP
4 5 (15.63%) XML
5 4 (12.50%) Web Services
5 4 (12.50%) iOS SDK
6 1 (3.13%) HTML
6 1 (3.13%) Akka
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.13%) MSMQ
6 1 (3.13%) WCF
6 1 (3.13%) WF
6 1 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Replication
1 4 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Android
1 9 (28.13%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.25%) UNIX
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) E-Commerce
1 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) TDD
3 11 (34.38%) BDD
3 11 (34.38%) Test Automation
4 9 (28.13%) Scrum
5 7 (21.88%) Automated Testing
5 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (18.75%) Integration Testing
6 6 (18.75%) Automation Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Kanban
8 4 (12.50%) System Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
8 4 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
8 4 (12.50%) Web Development
8 4 (12.50%) Android Development
8 4 (12.50%) iOS Development
9 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
9 3 (9.38%) Manual Testing
9 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) Java
2 11 (34.38%) Ruby
3 9 (28.13%) SQL
3 9 (28.13%) C#
4 4 (12.50%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.13%) C
5 1 (3.13%) C++
5 1 (3.13%) VBA
5 1 (3.13%) Haskell
5 1 (3.13%) Erlang
5 1 (3.13%) F#
5 1 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) ISEB
2 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle
1 2 (6.25%) Xamarin
2 1 (3.13%) HP
2 1 (3.13%) ION Trading
2 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
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