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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 197 212 233
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +21
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 38 31 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.59% 0.44% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.23% 2.83% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 31 31 19
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
1177 1097 1075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.40% 15.65% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 996 954 928
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 4 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 4 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 +25 20 £45,000 +13.20% 5
Cheshire +9 16 £45,000 +50.00% 6
Lancashire -2 1 £35,000 -13.58%
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 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 46 (70.77%) Selenium
3 38 (58.46%) BDD
4 36 (55.38%) TDD
5 25 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
6 23 (35.38%) Java
6 23 (35.38%) Scrum
7 22 (33.85%) Kanban
7 22 (33.85%) SQL Server
8 21 (32.31%) .NET
8 21 (32.31%) C#
8 21 (32.31%) OO
9 19 (29.23%) SQL
9 19 (29.23%) MVC
9 19 (29.23%) NHibernate
10 17 (26.15%) Advertising
10 17 (26.15%) ASP.NET
10 17 (26.15%) NUnit
10 17 (26.15%) Lucene
10 17 (26.15%) Test Automation
10 17 (26.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (26.15%) WCF
10 17 (26.15%) LINQ
10 17 (26.15%) Rhino Mocks
10 17 (26.15%) Castle Windsor
10 17 (26.15%) Scrum-ban
10 17 (26.15%) Web Application Development
10 17 (26.15%) Automation Testing
10 17 (26.15%) Lucene.Net

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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
1 2 (3.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) 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 2 (3.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.85%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) Big Data
3 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 46 (70.77%) Selenium
2 17 (26.15%) NUnit
2 17 (26.15%) Rhino Mocks
3 14 (21.54%) JUnit
4 13 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 11 (16.92%) Maven
6 9 (13.85%) Calabash
6 9 (13.85%) JIRA
7 7 (10.77%) Appium
7 7 (10.77%) QuickTest Pro
8 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
8 6 (9.23%) SpecFlow
8 6 (9.23%) Jasmine
9 5 (7.69%) Robotium
9 5 (7.69%) TeamCity
10 4 (6.15%) JMeter
11 3 (4.62%) SoapUI
11 3 (4.62%) Toad
12 2 (3.08%) WebDriver
12 2 (3.08%) CruiseControl
General
1 17 (26.15%) Advertising
2 2 (3.08%) Back Office
3 1 (1.54%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Games
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (36.92%) Developer
2 18 (27.69%) Tester
2 18 (27.69%) .NET Developer
3 13 (20.00%) Analyst
4 12 (18.46%) Test Analyst
5 11 (16.92%) Test Engineer
6 10 (15.38%) Automation Tester
7 6 (9.23%) Java Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Software Tester
9 4 (6.15%) Software Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Automation Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Test Automation Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Software Test Engineer
11 2 (3.08%) Technical Leader
11 2 (3.08%) Software Test Analyst
11 2 (3.08%) QA Tester
12 1 (1.54%) Automation Analyst
12 1 (1.54%) Mobile Tester
12 1 (1.54%) Automated Tester
12 1 (1.54%) Mobile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (32.31%) .NET
2 19 (29.23%) NHibernate
3 17 (26.15%) ASP.NET
3 17 (26.15%) Lucene
3 17 (26.15%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (26.15%) WCF
3 17 (26.15%) LINQ
3 17 (26.15%) Castle Windsor
3 17 (26.15%) Lucene.Net
4 9 (13.85%) RESTful
5 8 (12.31%) Spring
5 8 (12.31%) Web Services
6 6 (9.23%) JSON
6 6 (9.23%) HTML
7 5 (7.69%) J2EE
7 5 (7.69%) Java EE
8 4 (6.15%) XML
8 4 (6.15%) CSS
8 4 (6.15%) AngularJS
9 3 (4.62%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 5 (7.69%) Telematics
3 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.08%) BBC
5 1 (1.54%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.00%) Android
1 13 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.62%) Windows
2 3 (4.62%) Linux
3 2 (3.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (89.23%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (58.46%) BDD
3 36 (55.38%) TDD
4 23 (35.38%) Scrum
5 22 (33.85%) Kanban
6 21 (32.31%) OO
7 19 (29.23%) MVC
8 17 (26.15%) Test Automation
8 17 (26.15%) Scrum-ban
8 17 (26.15%) Web Application Development
8 17 (26.15%) Automation Testing
9 16 (24.62%) Automated Testing
10 10 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (13.85%) Test Scripting
12 8 (12.31%) User Stories
13 7 (10.77%) Web Testing
14 6 (9.23%) Market Research
14 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
15 5 (7.69%) Regression Testing
15 5 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 23 (35.38%) Java
3 21 (32.31%) C#
4 19 (29.23%) SQL
5 16 (24.62%) Ruby
6 10 (15.38%) Groovy
7 6 (9.23%) Python
8 4 (6.15%) VB
8 4 (6.15%) VB.NET
9 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
9 3 (4.62%) PHP
10 2 (3.08%) Scala
11 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.54%) C
11 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) Degree
2 6 (9.23%) ISEB
3 5 (7.69%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) Docker
Vendors
1 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle
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