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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 49 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 19 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.60% 0.18% -
As % of the Development Applications category 19.19% 1.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
99 90 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 18.75% 16.39% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 89 87 85
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £30,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 February 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 23 (79.31%) BDD
2 19 (65.52%) Scrum
3 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (48.28%) QA
5 13 (44.83%) User Stories
6 11 (37.93%) Manual Testing
6 11 (37.93%) Automated Testing
7 10 (34.48%) Selenium
8 9 (31.03%) Test Automation
9 8 (27.59%) Java
9 8 (27.59%) Automation Testing
10 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
10 7 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (24.14%) Business Analysis
11 6 (20.69%) Performance Testing
11 6 (20.69%) Security Testing
11 6 (20.69%) Android
11 6 (20.69%) Calabash
11 6 (20.69%) Coaching
11 6 (20.69%) Apple iOS
12 5 (17.24%) Web Testing
12 5 (17.24%) Finance
13 4 (13.79%) Mobile Commerce
13 4 (13.79%) SQL
13 4 (13.79%) Retail
13 4 (13.79%) TDD
13 4 (13.79%) Test Strategy
13 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
13 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (13.79%) Agile Testing

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 10 (34.48%) Selenium
2 6 (20.69%) Calabash
3 3 (10.34%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Retail
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Analyst
2 10 (34.48%) QA Analyst
3 8 (27.59%) Tester
4 7 (24.14%) Business Analyst
5 6 (20.69%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Automated Tester
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Tester
7 2 (6.90%) Automation Tester
8 1 (3.45%) Automation Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Payments Business Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Manual Test Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Automation Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
1 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (6.90%) EPoS
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Android
1 6 (20.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) BDD
2 19 (65.52%) Scrum
3 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (44.83%) User Stories
5 11 (37.93%) Manual Testing
5 11 (37.93%) Automated Testing
6 9 (31.03%) Test Automation
7 8 (27.59%) Automation Testing
8 7 (24.14%) Business Analysis
8 7 (24.14%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
9 6 (20.69%) Performance Testing
9 6 (20.69%) Security Testing
9 6 (20.69%) Coaching
10 5 (17.24%) Web Testing
11 4 (13.79%) Mobile Commerce
11 4 (13.79%) TDD
11 4 (13.79%) Test Strategy
11 4 (13.79%) Agile Testing
12 2 (6.90%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) Java
2 4 (13.79%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) Ruby
3 2 (6.90%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) ISEB
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (48.28%) QA