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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 66 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.53% 0.31% -
As % of the Development Applications category 8.06% 2.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +16.43%
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
124 94 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 18.93% 14.51% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 106 92 43
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,050 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in Northampton

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) Java
2 12 (63.16%) Selenium
3 11 (57.89%) TDD
3 11 (57.89%) Automated Testing
3 11 (57.89%) Scrum
4 10 (52.63%) SQL
4 10 (52.63%) QA
4 10 (52.63%) Jenkins
5 9 (47.37%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (47.37%) Agile Testing
5 9 (47.37%) Test Strategy
6 7 (36.84%) WebDriver
6 7 (36.84%) Automation Testing
7 6 (31.58%) Mentoring
7 6 (31.58%) Web Testing
7 6 (31.58%) J2EE
7 6 (31.58%) UNIX
7 6 (31.58%) Java EE
8 5 (26.32%) Manual Testing
8 5 (26.32%) BDD
9 4 (21.05%) Gherkin
10 3 (15.79%) Confluence
10 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (15.79%) Degree
10 3 (15.79%) JIRA
10 3 (15.79%) Software Delivery
10 3 (15.79%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 3 (15.79%) System Integration Testing
11 2 (10.53%) ISEB

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) ColdFusion
Development Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Selenium
2 10 (52.63%) Jenkins
3 7 (36.84%) WebDriver
4 3 (15.79%) JIRA
5 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
6 1 (5.26%) JMeter
6 1 (5.26%) JUnit
6 1 (5.26%) Calabash
6 1 (5.26%) SonarQube
6 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Tester
1 9 (47.37%) Automated Tester
2 6 (31.58%) Lead Tester
2 6 (31.58%) Selenium Tester
2 6 (31.58%) Web Tester
2 6 (31.58%) Test Leader
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Test Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Test Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Programme Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Programme Test Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Payments Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Test Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) J2EE
1 6 (31.58%) Java EE
2 4 (21.05%) Gherkin
3 1 (5.26%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) UNIX
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) TDD
2 11 (57.89%) Automated Testing
2 11 (57.89%) Scrum
3 9 (47.37%) Test Strategy
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Testing
4 7 (36.84%) Automation Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Mentoring
5 6 (31.58%) Web Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Manual Testing
6 5 (26.32%) BDD
7 3 (15.79%) Software Delivery
7 3 (15.79%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 3 (15.79%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
8 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (5.26%) OO
9 1 (5.26%) CRM
9 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Java
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) ISEB
2 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle
1 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
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