The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 63 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.14% 0.16% -
As % of the Development Applications category 5.83% 1.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Cucumber
Northamptonshire

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

Development Applications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
120 89 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 19.51% 14.33% 17.77%
Number of salaries quoted 108 86 67
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Cucumber Salary Trend in Northampton

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 18 (64.29%) Scrum
1 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (64.29%) BDD
2 17 (60.71%) Automated Testing
2 17 (60.71%) QA
3 14 (50.00%) Selenium
4 12 (42.86%) Java
4 12 (42.86%) Manual Testing
5 9 (32.14%) TDD
5 9 (32.14%) SQL
5 9 (32.14%) Test Strategy
5 9 (32.14%) Agile Testing
5 9 (32.14%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (32.14%) Automation Testing
6 8 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (25.00%) User Stories
7 7 (25.00%) WebDriver
8 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
8 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
8 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
8 5 (17.86%) Java EE
8 5 (17.86%) J2EE
8 5 (17.86%) UNIX
8 5 (17.86%) Finance
9 4 (14.29%) Performance Testing
9 4 (14.29%) Security Testing
9 4 (14.29%) Web Testing
9 4 (14.29%) Coaching
10 3 (10.71%) Software Delivery
10 3 (10.71%) Calabash

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Selenium
2 7 (25.00%) WebDriver
3 5 (17.86%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.71%) Calabash
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Analyst
2 13 (46.43%) Tester
3 9 (32.14%) Automated Tester
4 8 (28.57%) QA Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Test Leader
5 5 (17.86%) Selenium Tester
5 5 (17.86%) Lead Tester
5 5 (17.86%) Web Tester
6 4 (14.29%) Test Analyst
7 3 (10.71%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (10.71%) Business Analyst
8 2 (7.14%) Technical Tester
8 2 (7.14%) Automation Tester
9 1 (3.57%) Payments Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Java EE
1 5 (17.86%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.14%) EPoS
2 2 (7.14%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) UNIX
2 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
2 3 (10.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Scrum
1 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (64.29%) BDD
2 17 (60.71%) Automated Testing
3 12 (42.86%) Manual Testing
4 9 (32.14%) TDD
4 9 (32.14%) Test Strategy
4 9 (32.14%) Agile Testing
4 9 (32.14%) Automation Testing
5 8 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (25.00%) User Stories
7 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
7 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
8 4 (14.29%) Performance Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Security Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Web Testing
8 4 (14.29%) Coaching
9 3 (10.71%) Software Delivery
9 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
9 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) Ruby
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (60.71%) QA