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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 51 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 9 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.58% 1.10% -
As % of the Development Applications category 10.98% 15.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 0
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -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 Merseyside region.

Development Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
82 46 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 14.39% 7.26% 15.98%
Number of salaries quoted 78 42 93
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Cucumber Salary Histogram 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 September 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
Liverpool +13 9 £35,000 +9.37% 1
Cucumber
North West

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 18 (85.71%) Selenium
2 17 (80.95%) Java
3 16 (76.19%) C#
4 15 (71.43%) WebDriver
5 13 (61.90%) JIRA
6 11 (52.38%) Test Automation
7 10 (47.62%) SoapUI
7 10 (47.62%) Test Strategy
7 10 (47.62%) Linux
8 9 (42.86%) C++
8 9 (42.86%) Games
8 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (38.10%) TDD
9 8 (38.10%) Automated Testing
9 8 (38.10%) Ruby
10 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 7 (33.33%) SOAP
10 7 (33.33%) Windows
10 7 (33.33%) Online Games
11 6 (28.57%) QA
11 6 (28.57%) Open Source
11 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
11 6 (28.57%) Automation Testing
12 5 (23.81%) User Stories
12 5 (23.81%) SpecFlow
12 5 (23.81%) BDD
12 5 (23.81%) Hudson
12 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
12 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (23.81%) TeamCity

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (85.71%) Selenium
2 15 (71.43%) WebDriver
3 13 (61.90%) JIRA
4 10 (47.62%) SoapUI
5 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
6 5 (23.81%) SpecFlow
6 5 (23.81%) Hudson
6 5 (23.81%) Bugzilla
6 5 (23.81%) TeamCity
7 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
7 3 (14.29%) RSpec
7 3 (14.29%) Subversion
8 1 (4.76%) WATIR
8 1 (4.76%) eggPlant
General
1 9 (42.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Tester
1 7 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 5 (23.81%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Test Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) QA Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Ruby Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior QA Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Quality Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.76%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) SOAP
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
2 3 (14.29%) Ajax
2 3 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (14.29%) jQuery
2 3 (14.29%) RESTful
2 3 (14.29%) HTML5
2 3 (14.29%) Phusion Passenger
2 3 (14.29%) Gherkin
2 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Online Games
2 6 (28.57%) Open Source
3 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (14.29%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Test Automation
2 10 (47.62%) Test Strategy
3 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (38.10%) TDD
4 8 (38.10%) Automated Testing
5 6 (28.57%) Automation Testing
6 5 (23.81%) Scrum
6 5 (23.81%) User Stories
6 5 (23.81%) BDD
6 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
6 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (14.29%) OO
7 3 (14.29%) MVC
7 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.76%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) Java
2 16 (76.19%) C#
3 9 (42.86%) C++
4 8 (38.10%) Ruby
5 5 (23.81%) SQL
6 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.76%) PHP
7 1 (4.76%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Capistrano
1 3 (14.29%) Puppet
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