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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 179 144 177
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +33
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 15 33 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.36% 0.87% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.07% 6.12% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 1
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
726 539 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.26% 14.17% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 641 476 587
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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 £33,500 -
Salford -7 1 - -
Cucumber
North West

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Java
3 11 (42.31%) Selenium
3 11 (42.31%) BDD
4 10 (38.46%) Apple iOS
4 10 (38.46%) Android
4 10 (38.46%) TDD
4 10 (38.46%) Scrum
4 10 (38.46%) C#
5 9 (34.62%) QA
5 9 (34.62%) WebDriver
6 8 (30.77%) Ruby
7 7 (26.92%) .NET
7 7 (26.92%) Test Automation
8 6 (23.08%) Manual Testing
8 6 (23.08%) Gherkin
8 6 (23.08%) JUnit
8 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
8 6 (23.08%) Automated Testing
9 5 (19.23%) CSS
9 5 (19.23%) SQL
9 5 (19.23%) HTML
9 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
9 5 (19.23%) RSpec
9 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
10 4 (15.38%) Kanban
10 4 (15.38%) iOS SDK
10 4 (15.38%) Robotium
10 4 (15.38%) Jasmine

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (3.85%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Selenium
2 9 (34.62%) WebDriver
3 6 (23.08%) JUnit
4 5 (19.23%) RSpec
4 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
5 4 (15.38%) Robotium
5 4 (15.38%) Jasmine
5 4 (15.38%) Gradle
5 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
5 4 (15.38%) Ant
5 4 (15.38%) FitNesse
6 3 (11.54%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (11.54%) SoapUI
7 2 (7.69%) eggPlant
7 2 (7.69%) LabVIEW
8 1 (3.85%) JIRA
8 1 (3.85%) Calabash
8 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
8 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
8 1 (3.85%) Sahi
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Tester
1 8 (30.77%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Technical Tester
3 5 (19.23%) QA Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Android Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Ruby Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Release Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Software Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
6 1 (3.85%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) .NET
2 6 (23.08%) Gherkin
3 5 (19.23%) CSS
3 5 (19.23%) HTML
4 4 (15.38%) iOS SDK
4 4 (15.38%) Ember.js
4 4 (15.38%) Backbone.js
4 4 (15.38%) Web Services
4 4 (15.38%) XML
4 4 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (15.38%) jQuery
5 3 (11.54%) SOAP
6 2 (7.69%) J2EE
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.85%) REST
7 1 (3.85%) CSS3
7 1 (3.85%) RESTful
7 1 (3.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) BBC
3 1 (3.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Apple iOS
1 10 (38.46%) Android
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) BDD
3 10 (38.46%) TDD
3 10 (38.46%) Scrum
4 7 (26.92%) Test Automation
5 6 (23.08%) Manual Testing
5 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 6 (23.08%) Automated Testing
6 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (15.38%) Kanban
7 4 (15.38%) Android Development
7 4 (15.38%) iOS Development
7 4 (15.38%) Extreme Programming
7 4 (15.38%) MVC
7 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 4 (15.38%) Web Development
8 3 (11.54%) Pair Programming
8 3 (11.54%) Agile Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) Java
2 10 (38.46%) C#
3 8 (30.77%) Ruby
4 5 (19.23%) SQL
4 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 4 (15.38%) CoffeeScript
5 4 (15.38%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
6 1 (3.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) ISEB
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Xamarin