The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 72 73 68
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 3 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.41% 0.38% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.66% 2.68% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Average salary £32,500 £28,636 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.49% +4.13%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Cucumber
England

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

Development Applications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
181 112 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 25.03% 14.29% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 148 104 80
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,300 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Cucumber
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Cucumber Salary Trend in the North East

Cucumber
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Durham - 2 £32,500 -
Tyne and Wear -7 1 - -
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) Image Processing
4 2 (33.33%) System Testing
4 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (16.67%) CMS
5 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
5 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) B2B
5 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 (16.67%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Sahi
1 1 (16.67%) RSpec
1 1 (16.67%) WATIR
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Tester
3 3 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) QA Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) QA Tester
5 1 (16.67%) Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Image Processing
4 2 (33.33%) System Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
5 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) B2B
5 1 (16.67%) UML
5 1 (16.67%) DSDM
5 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Apple