The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 197 216 246
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +30
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 37 33 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.61% 0.48% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.23% 3.30% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34 32 20
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
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 West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1144 1001 1135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.95% 14.69% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 959 881 982
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,595
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
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 West

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Cucumber
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Cucumber Salary Trend in the North West

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cucumber across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in the North West

Cucumber
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Manchester +26 22 £45,000 +11.11% 7
Cheshire +13 14 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Lancashire -15 1 £35,000 -13.58%
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 58 (89.23%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (66.15%) Selenium
3 36 (55.38%) BDD
4 34 (52.31%) TDD
5 26 (40.00%) Scrum
5 26 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 26 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 25 (38.46%) C#
7 24 (36.92%) JavaScript
8 23 (35.38%) Java
8 23 (35.38%) Kanban
9 22 (33.85%) .NET
10 21 (32.31%) OO
10 21 (32.31%) MVC
10 21 (32.31%) NHibernate
11 20 (30.77%) SQL
12 19 (29.23%) ASP.NET
12 19 (29.23%) NUnit
12 19 (29.23%) Lucene
12 19 (29.23%) Advertising
12 19 (29.23%) WCF
12 19 (29.23%) LINQ
12 19 (29.23%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (29.23%) Rhino Mocks
12 19 (29.23%) Castle Windsor
12 19 (29.23%) Scrum-ban
12 19 (29.23%) Web Application Development
12 19 (29.23%) Lucene.Net
13 17 (26.15%) Automation Testing
14 16 (24.62%) Automated Testing

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (3.08%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.62%) MS Office
3 2 (3.08%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.08%) Trello
2 2 (3.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) Big Data
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 43 (66.15%) Selenium
2 19 (29.23%) NUnit
2 19 (29.23%) Rhino Mocks
3 15 (23.08%) JUnit
4 13 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 11 (16.92%) Maven
6 10 (15.38%) JIRA
7 9 (13.85%) Calabash
8 7 (10.77%) QuickTest Pro
8 7 (10.77%) Appium
9 6 (9.23%) Jasmine
9 6 (9.23%) SpecFlow
10 5 (7.69%) Git (software)
10 5 (7.69%) JMeter
10 5 (7.69%) Robotium
11 3 (4.62%) Toad
11 3 (4.62%) TeamCity
11 3 (4.62%) SoapUI
12 2 (3.08%) Facilita Forecast
12 2 (3.08%) Gradle
General
1 19 (29.23%) Advertising
2 2 (3.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (40.00%) Developer
2 20 (30.77%) .NET Developer
2 20 (30.77%) Tester
3 13 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 11 (16.92%) Analyst
5 10 (15.38%) Test Analyst
5 10 (15.38%) Automation Tester
6 6 (9.23%) Software Tester
6 6 (9.23%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Software Test Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) QA Tester
7 3 (4.62%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Technical Leader
8 2 (3.08%) Automated Tester
8 2 (3.08%) QA Engineer
9 1 (1.54%) Business Analyst
9 1 (1.54%) Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (33.85%) .NET
2 21 (32.31%) NHibernate
3 19 (29.23%) ASP.NET
3 19 (29.23%) Lucene
3 19 (29.23%) WCF
3 19 (29.23%) LINQ
3 19 (29.23%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (29.23%) Castle Windsor
3 19 (29.23%) Lucene.Net
4 8 (12.31%) Spring
5 7 (10.77%) RESTful
5 7 (10.77%) Web Services
6 5 (7.69%) JSON
6 5 (7.69%) Java EE
6 5 (7.69%) J2EE
7 4 (6.15%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.62%) XML
8 3 (4.62%) HTML
8 3 (4.62%) SignalR
8 3 (4.62%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.69%) Telematics
2 5 (7.69%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) iPhone
4 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.00%) Android
1 13 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.08%) Linux
3 1 (1.54%) UNIX
3 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (89.23%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (55.38%) BDD
3 34 (52.31%) TDD
4 26 (40.00%) Scrum
5 23 (35.38%) Kanban
6 21 (32.31%) OO
6 21 (32.31%) MVC
7 19 (29.23%) Scrum-ban
7 19 (29.23%) Web Application Development
8 17 (26.15%) Automation Testing
9 16 (24.62%) Automated Testing
10 15 (23.08%) Test Automation
11 8 (12.31%) User Stories
12 7 (10.77%) Web Testing
12 7 (10.77%) Test Scripting
12 7 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (9.23%) Market Research
13 6 (9.23%) Performance Testing
13 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (38.46%) C#
2 24 (36.92%) JavaScript
3 23 (35.38%) Java
4 20 (30.77%) SQL
5 15 (23.08%) Ruby
6 11 (16.92%) Groovy
7 7 (10.77%) Python
8 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.54%) C
9 1 (1.54%) VB
9 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) Degree
2 7 (10.77%) ISEB
3 5 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle
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