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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 70 39 63
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +24
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 1 24 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.18% 4.47% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.11% 22.43% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 23 0
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
90 107 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 16.13% 19.93% 17.72%
Number of salaries quoted 56 96 83
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (100.00%) TDD
2 18 (90.00%) Java
2 18 (90.00%) Selenium
3 16 (80.00%) Scrum
4 14 (70.00%) SQL
4 14 (70.00%) J2EE
4 14 (70.00%) Unix
4 14 (70.00%) Automated Testing
4 14 (70.00%) Java EE
4 14 (70.00%) WebDriver
4 14 (70.00%) Test Strategy
4 14 (70.00%) Agile Testing
4 14 (70.00%) Jenkins
4 14 (70.00%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (70.00%) QA
4 14 (70.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (30.00%) BDD
6 4 (20.00%) Web Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Automation Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Degree
6 4 (20.00%) ISTQB
6 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
6 4 (20.00%) ISEB
6 4 (20.00%) Software Delivery
7 2 (10.00%) Finance
7 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
7 2 (10.00%) User Experience
7 2 (10.00%) Kanban

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 18 (90.00%) Selenium
2 14 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 14 (70.00%) WebDriver
3 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Automated Tester
1 14 (70.00%) Lead Tester
1 14 (70.00%) Selenium Tester
1 14 (70.00%) Test Leader
1 14 (70.00%) Test Scripter
1 14 (70.00%) Tester
1 14 (70.00%) Web Tester
2 4 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) J2EE
1 14 (70.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (100.00%) TDD
2 16 (80.00%) Scrum
3 14 (70.00%) Agile Testing
3 14 (70.00%) Automated Testing
3 14 (70.00%) Mentoring
3 14 (70.00%) Test Strategy
4 6 (30.00%) BDD
5 4 (20.00%) Automation Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Software Delivery
5 4 (20.00%) Web Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
6 2 (10.00%) Kanban
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) Java
2 14 (70.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
1 4 (20.00%) ISEB
1 4 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (70.00%) QA