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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 154 182 173
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -9
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 20 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.61% 0.30% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.73% 1.67% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 6
Average salary £40,000 £31,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £28,100 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £36,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
732 719 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 22.15% 18.20% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 632 673 486
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +2 5 £40,000 +10.34% 1
Bolton - 5 £40,000 -
Salford - 2 £37,500 -
Cucumber
North West

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 56 (86.15%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (84.62%) Selenium
3 42 (64.62%) BDD
4 35 (53.85%) C#
5 31 (47.69%) TDD
6 30 (46.15%) Automated Testing
6 30 (46.15%) QA
7 28 (43.08%) JIRA
8 25 (38.46%) Scrum
9 24 (36.92%) Java
9 24 (36.92%) Degree
10 23 (35.38%) Manual Testing
11 22 (33.85%) Functional Testing
12 21 (32.31%) SDLC
12 21 (32.31%) Test Automation
12 21 (32.31%) ISEB
13 20 (30.77%) Test Scripting
14 19 (29.23%) SQL
14 19 (29.23%) SQL Server
15 18 (27.69%) .NET
16 17 (26.15%) Finance
16 17 (26.15%) HP UFT
16 17 (26.15%) WebDriver
16 17 (26.15%) NUnit
17 16 (24.62%) Defect Management
18 15 (23.08%) SpecFlow
18 15 (23.08%) Web Services
18 15 (23.08%) HTML
19 14 (21.54%) Gherkin
20 13 (20.00%) Jenkins

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (4.62%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.08%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.23%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.62%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.08%) GIS
5 2 (3.08%) MySQL
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 55 (84.62%) Selenium
2 28 (43.08%) JIRA
3 17 (26.15%) HP UFT
3 17 (26.15%) NUnit
3 17 (26.15%) WebDriver
4 15 (23.08%) SpecFlow
5 13 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 12 (18.46%) FitNesse
7 8 (12.31%) TeamCity
8 7 (10.77%) Rhino Mocks
9 6 (9.23%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (7.69%) Git (software)
10 5 (7.69%) Maven
10 5 (7.69%) SoapUI
11 3 (4.62%) Eclipse
11 3 (4.62%) JUnit
12 2 (3.08%) CruiseControl
12 2 (3.08%) Gerrit
12 2 (3.08%) JMeter
12 2 (3.08%) Mercurial
General
1 17 (26.15%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Advertising
3 5 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (41.54%) Tester
2 18 (27.69%) Software Tester
3 14 (21.54%) Developer
3 14 (21.54%) QA Tester
4 13 (20.00%) Automated Tester
5 12 (18.46%) Analyst
5 12 (18.46%) Automation Tester
5 12 (18.46%) Software QA Tester
6 11 (16.92%) Test Analyst
7 10 (15.38%) .NET Developer
7 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 10 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (15.38%) C# Developer
8 8 (12.31%) Automation Analyst
8 8 (12.31%) Automation Test Analyst
9 7 (10.77%) Selenium Tester
10 6 (9.23%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 6 (9.23%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.69%) .NET
2 15 (23.08%) HTML
2 15 (23.08%) Web Services
3 14 (21.54%) Gherkin
4 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (12.31%) SOAP
6 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 7 (10.77%) Castle Windsor
6 7 (10.77%) Fluent NHibernate
6 7 (10.77%) LINQ
6 7 (10.77%) Lucene
6 7 (10.77%) Lucene.Net
6 7 (10.77%) NHibernate
6 7 (10.77%) WCF
7 6 (9.23%) AngularJS
8 5 (7.69%) REST
8 5 (7.69%) XML
9 4 (6.15%) CSS
9 4 (6.15%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Informatics
2 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.46%) Windows
2 2 (3.08%) Android
2 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (86.15%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (64.62%) BDD
3 31 (47.69%) TDD
4 30 (46.15%) Automated Testing
5 25 (38.46%) Scrum
6 23 (35.38%) Manual Testing
7 22 (33.85%) Functional Testing
8 21 (32.31%) SDLC
8 21 (32.31%) Test Automation
9 20 (30.77%) Test Scripting
10 16 (24.62%) Defect Management
11 13 (20.00%) MVC
12 12 (18.46%) Process Improvement
12 12 (18.46%) RAD
13 11 (16.92%) Web Application Development
14 10 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (13.85%) Kanban
15 9 (13.85%) OO
16 8 (12.31%) Performance Testing
17 7 (10.77%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (53.85%) C#
2 24 (36.92%) Java
3 19 (29.23%) SQL
4 12 (18.46%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.69%) Ruby
6 2 (3.08%) Groovy
6 2 (3.08%) PHP
6 2 (3.08%) Python
6 2 (3.08%) XQuery
7 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (36.92%) Degree
2 21 (32.31%) ISEB
3 4 (6.15%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (46.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.23%) Oracle
3 2 (3.08%) ESRI
4 1 (1.54%) Sage
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: competitive
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