The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 75 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.14% - 0.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.59% - 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Cucumber
South Yorkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
169 108 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 23.70% 16.10% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 159 87 59
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Cucumber Salary Trend in Sheffield

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
1 5 (71.43%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Gherkin
1 5 (71.43%) Integration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Load Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Usability Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) JMeter
4 2 (28.57%) Validation
4 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (28.57%) RSpec
4 2 (28.57%) Open Source
4 2 (28.57%) Puppet
4 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
4 2 (28.57%) PhoneGap
4 2 (28.57%) CoffeeScript
4 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
1 5 (71.43%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (28.57%) JMeter
2 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (28.57%) RSpec
2 2 (28.57%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Test Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Automation Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Gherkin
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) SOAP
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) PhoneGap
2 2 (28.57%) Backbone.js
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (28.57%) Ember.js
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Integration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Load Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Usability Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Validation
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Test Management
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) CoffeeScript
1 2 (28.57%) Ruby
1 2 (28.57%) RubyMotion
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Facebook
1 2 (28.57%) Twitter