The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 45 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 6 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.46% - 1.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.79% - 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 9
Average salary £33,750 - £27,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
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 Merseyside region.

Development Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
77 72 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 18.69% 14.31% 16.72%
Number of salaries quoted 68 44 96
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,900 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Merseyside region.

Cucumber Salary Trend in Merseyside

Cucumber
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Liverpool - 6 £33,750 -
Cucumber
North West

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
1 10 (100.00%) QA
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
1 10 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 7 (70.00%) BDD
2 7 (70.00%) Functional Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (70.00%) Defect Management
2 7 (70.00%) Ruby
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) JMeter
3 6 (60.00%) PHP
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Workflow
5 4 (40.00%) QA Automation
5 4 (40.00%) Gerrit
5 4 (40.00%) API Testing
5 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (40.00%) OWASP
5 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (40.00%) Mercurial
5 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (30.00%) Selenium IDE
6 3 (30.00%) TortoiseSVN
6 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Performance Management

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) PuTTY
1 3 (30.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) JIRA
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
1 10 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 7 (70.00%) JMeter
3 4 (40.00%) Gerrit
3 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (40.00%) Mercurial
4 3 (30.00%) Ant
4 3 (30.00%) Selenium IDE
4 3 (30.00%) TortoiseSVN
4 3 (30.00%) WATIR
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) QA Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) Tester
2 6 (60.00%) Selenium Tester
3 4 (40.00%) Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) QA Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) QA Test Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) QA Tester
3 4 (40.00%) Test Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Automation Tester
4 3 (30.00%) Java Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 3 (30.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) BDD
2 7 (70.00%) Defect Management
2 7 (70.00%) Functional Testing
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (40.00%) API Testing
3 4 (40.00%) OWASP
3 4 (40.00%) QA Automation
3 4 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Workflow
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Ruby
3 6 (60.00%) PHP
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) QA