The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 85 79 81
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 5 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.47% 0.43% 0.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.73% 2.67% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 7
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.66% -6.25%
Cucumber
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Development Applications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
183 150 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.26% 16.16% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 160 142 130
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,650 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Cucumber Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) Apache
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (66.67%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) Legal
3 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) Mule
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) Open Source
3 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
3 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (66.67%) Play Framework
4 2 (33.33%) Behat
4 2 (33.33%) Gherkin
4 2 (33.33%) PHPUnit
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) Telerik
4 2 (33.33%) Subversion
4 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 6 (100.00%) Apache
2 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (66.67%) Mule
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
2 4 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (66.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) PHPUnit
3 2 (33.33%) Behat
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Play Framework
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (16.67%) WFM
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Telerik