The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 65 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 8 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.18% 0.46% 1.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.62% 2.90% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 10
Median salary £37,500 £27,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.61% -22.14%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
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
105 69 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 15.46% 16.01% 13.37%
Number of salaries quoted 81 50 75
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -19 4 £37,500 +38.88%
Cucumber
North West

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Cucumber also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 9 (90.00%) Selenium
1 9 (90.00%) Gherkin
2 7 (70.00%) SoapUI
2 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (60.00%) SDLC
3 6 (60.00%) API Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 6 (60.00%) QA
3 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
4 5 (50.00%) LoadRunner
4 5 (50.00%) System Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (30.00%) PuTTY
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) JIRA
6 2 (20.00%) WATIR
6 2 (20.00%) Ruby
6 2 (20.00%) Ant
6 2 (20.00%) JMeter
6 2 (20.00%) Validation
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) WinSCP
6 2 (20.00%) RubyMine
6 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (20.00%) BDD
6 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (20.00%) TortoiseSVN

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) HipChat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) PuTTY
2 2 (20.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Selenium
2 7 (70.00%) SoapUI
3 5 (50.00%) LoadRunner
4 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (30.00%) JIRA
5 2 (20.00%) Ant
5 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (20.00%) JMeter
5 2 (20.00%) RubyMine
5 2 (20.00%) TortoiseSVN
5 2 (20.00%) WATIR
6 1 (10.00%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) QA Leader
2 5 (50.00%) Automation Test Lead
2 5 (50.00%) Test Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Development Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Development Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Development Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (60.00%) API Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (60.00%) SDLC
2 6 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (50.00%) System Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Validation
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
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