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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 183 208 220
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +12
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 44 39 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.79% 0.64% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.12% 3.35% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 35 33 33
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1068 1165 1023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 19.23% 19.10% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 932 973 901
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,775 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Manchester +16 33 £45,000 - 11
Cheshire +22 9 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Lancashire +10 4 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Merseyside - 2 £33,750 -
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 North West region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 92 (96.84%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (83.16%) Selenium
3 64 (67.37%) Java
4 50 (52.63%) BDD
5 44 (46.32%) TDD
6 40 (42.11%) JIRA
7 38 (40.00%) Test Automation
8 37 (38.95%) Web Services
9 36 (37.89%) Automated Testing
10 35 (36.84%) QA
11 34 (35.79%) Test Scripting
12 33 (34.74%) WebDriver
12 33 (34.74%) SQL
13 28 (29.47%) Jenkins
13 28 (29.47%) SDLC
14 27 (28.42%) Degree
15 26 (27.37%) JUnit
16 25 (26.32%) JavaScript
16 25 (26.32%) Scrum
17 24 (25.26%) XML
17 24 (25.26%) ISEB
18 23 (24.21%) Manual Testing
19 22 (23.16%) Functional Testing
19 22 (23.16%) Maven
20 21 (22.11%) C#
20 21 (22.11%) Git (software)
21 20 (21.05%) HP UFT
22 19 (20.00%) Linux
23 17 (17.89%) SoapUI
24 16 (16.84%) Windows

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 8 (8.42%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.21%) Apache Solr
2 4 (4.21%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (3.16%) CMS
4 2 (2.11%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.05%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.05%) Confluence
5 1 (1.05%) GeoServer
5 1 (1.05%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.58%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.21%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.05%) DSL
1 1 (1.05%) HTTP
1 1 (1.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.37%) NoSQL
2 6 (6.32%) DB2
2 6 (6.32%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.16%) Big Data
4 1 (1.05%) GIS
4 1 (1.05%) MySQL
4 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 79 (83.16%) Selenium
2 40 (42.11%) JIRA
3 33 (34.74%) WebDriver
4 28 (29.47%) Jenkins
5 26 (27.37%) JUnit
6 22 (23.16%) Maven
7 21 (22.11%) Git (software)
8 20 (21.05%) HP UFT
9 17 (17.89%) SoapUI
10 16 (16.84%) FitNesse
11 11 (11.58%) JMeter
11 11 (11.58%) TeamCity
12 9 (9.47%) Jasmine
12 9 (9.47%) SpecFlow
13 8 (8.42%) NUnit
13 8 (8.42%) Octopus Deploy
14 7 (7.37%) RSpec
14 7 (7.37%) Toad
15 6 (6.32%) Gatling
15 6 (6.32%) Mockito
General
1 7 (7.37%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Retail
2 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.05%) Banking
3 1 (1.05%) Electronics
3 1 (1.05%) Games
3 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.05%) Marketing
3 1 (1.05%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (34.74%) Tester
2 29 (30.53%) Automation Tester
3 24 (25.26%) Analyst
4 23 (24.21%) Test Analyst
5 21 (22.11%) Developer
5 21 (22.11%) Software Tester
6 14 (14.74%) Automation Test Analyst
7 13 (13.68%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 12 (12.63%) Java Developer
9 11 (11.58%) Test Engineer
10 10 (10.53%) Java Engineer
10 10 (10.53%) Selenium Tester
11 9 (9.47%) QA Tester
12 7 (7.37%) Java Software Engineer
12 7 (7.37%) Selenium Automation Tester
12 7 (7.37%) Software Engineer
13 6 (6.32%) Test Automation Engineer
13 6 (6.32%) WebSphere Developer
14 5 (5.26%) QA Automation Tester
14 5 (5.26%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (38.95%) Web Services
2 24 (25.26%) XML
3 15 (15.79%) HTML
3 15 (15.79%) JSON
3 15 (15.79%) SOAP
4 14 (14.74%) AngularJS
5 10 (10.53%) jQuery
5 10 (10.53%) REST
6 8 (8.42%) Backbone.js
7 7 (7.37%) Dropwizard
7 7 (7.37%) RESTEasy
8 6 (6.32%) CSS
8 6 (6.32%) Hibernate
8 6 (6.32%) JDBC
8 6 (6.32%) JPA
8 6 (6.32%) JSP
8 6 (6.32%) Spring
8 6 (6.32%) Spring Integration
8 6 (6.32%) Struts
9 4 (4.21%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.37%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.21%) BBC
3 4 (4.21%) User Experience
4 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.11%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.11%) iPad
4 2 (2.11%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.11%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.00%) Linux
2 16 (16.84%) Windows
3 10 (10.53%) Unix
4 2 (2.11%) CentOS
5 1 (1.05%) Android
5 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (96.84%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (52.63%) BDD
3 44 (46.32%) TDD
4 38 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 36 (37.89%) Automated Testing
6 34 (35.79%) Test Scripting
7 28 (29.47%) SDLC
8 25 (26.32%) Scrum
9 23 (24.21%) Manual Testing
10 22 (23.16%) Functional Testing
11 16 (16.84%) RAD
12 14 (14.74%) Defect Management
13 12 (12.63%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (12.63%) OO
13 12 (12.63%) Software Engineering
14 9 (9.47%) Open Source
14 9 (9.47%) Performance Testing
14 9 (9.47%) User Acceptance Testing
15 8 (8.42%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 64 (67.37%) Java
2 33 (34.74%) SQL
3 25 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 21 (22.11%) C#
5 10 (10.53%) Ruby
6 7 (7.37%) PHP
7 6 (6.32%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.21%) Python
9 2 (2.11%) Scala
10 1 (1.05%) C
10 1 (1.05%) C++
10 1 (1.05%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 27 (28.42%) Degree
2 24 (25.26%) ISEB
3 16 (16.84%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (36.84%) QA
2 2 (2.11%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (4.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (7.37%) Puppet
2 4 (4.21%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (8.42%) Oracle
2 6 (6.32%) IBM
3 2 (2.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.05%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.05%) ESRI
4 1 (1.05%) SAP
4 1 (1.05%) SOASTA, Inc
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