The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 190 184 215
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +31
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 46 31 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.75% 0.61% 0.017%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.26% 3.56% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 34 21 1
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Cucumber
England

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

Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1079 871 762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.51% 17.25% 13.17%
Number of salaries quoted 905 777 676
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Cucumber
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Cucumber Salary Trend in the South West

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cucumber across the South West region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in the South West

Cucumber
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the South West region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -12 23 £67,500 +92.85% 7
Wiltshire - 14 £32,000 - 2
Dorset +3 6 - -
Somerset - 3 £52,500 -
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 58 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (69.12%) Scrum
3 38 (55.88%) BDD
4 37 (54.41%) Ruby
4 37 (54.41%) Selenium
5 34 (50.00%) Java
6 30 (44.12%) QA
6 30 (44.12%) TDD
7 27 (39.71%) E-Commerce
8 26 (38.24%) SQL
9 25 (36.76%) C#
9 25 (36.76%) Web Services
10 21 (30.88%) Gherkin
11 20 (29.41%) Relational Database
11 20 (29.41%) WebDriver
12 19 (27.94%) TeamCity
13 18 (26.47%) UNIX
13 18 (26.47%) .NET
13 18 (26.47%) SQL Server
13 18 (26.47%) Automated Testing
14 17 (25.00%) WATIR
14 17 (25.00%) SpecFlow
15 16 (23.53%) Kanban
15 16 (23.53%) Test Scripting
15 16 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (23.53%) Open Source
15 16 (23.53%) NUnit
16 15 (22.06%) JUnit
16 15 (22.06%) Oracle
16 15 (22.06%) User Stories

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 6 (8.82%) Confluence
2 4 (5.88%) IIS
3 2 (2.94%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (2.94%) GlassFish
3 2 (2.94%) Mule
4 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (13.24%) GitHub
3 5 (7.35%) SaaS
4 3 (4.41%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.47%) Heroku
5 1 (1.47%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.41%) Relational Database
2 18 (26.47%) SQL Server
3 10 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (13.24%) Hadoop
4 9 (13.24%) Big Data
5 8 (11.76%) RDBMS
6 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (5.88%) RavenDB
7 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (54.41%) Selenium
2 20 (29.41%) WebDriver
3 19 (27.94%) TeamCity
4 17 (25.00%) WATIR
4 17 (25.00%) SpecFlow
5 16 (23.53%) NUnit
6 15 (22.06%) JUnit
7 14 (20.59%) Rhino Mocks
7 14 (20.59%) Moq
7 14 (20.59%) FitNesse
8 12 (17.65%) JIRA
9 11 (16.18%) Jenkins
10 10 (14.71%) Hudson
10 10 (14.71%) CruiseControl
11 7 (10.29%) Calabash
12 6 (8.82%) Eclipse
13 5 (7.35%) Maven
13 5 (7.35%) Bugzilla
13 5 (7.35%) Ant
13 5 (7.35%) JBehave
General
1 7 (10.29%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Games
3 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.88%) Back Office
4 4 (5.88%) Retail
5 2 (2.94%) Electronics
5 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.94%) Banking
5 2 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (36.76%) Developer
2 16 (23.53%) QA Engineer
3 11 (16.18%) Java Developer
3 11 (16.18%) Test Engineer
3 11 (16.18%) Automation Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Tester
4 9 (13.24%) Senior Developer
4 9 (13.24%) Analyst
5 8 (11.76%) Quality Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) C# Developer
6 6 (8.82%) QA Automation Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Quality Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Graduate
8 4 (5.88%) Mobile Tester
8 4 (5.88%) Junior
8 4 (5.88%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Test Analyst
8 4 (5.88%) Team Leader
8 4 (5.88%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (36.76%) Web Services
2 21 (30.88%) Gherkin
3 18 (26.47%) .NET
4 14 (20.59%) MSMQ
5 13 (19.12%) SOAP
6 11 (16.18%) WCF
7 10 (14.71%) RESTful
8 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET
8 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (11.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 8 (11.76%) jQuery
9 8 (11.76%) NHibernate
9 8 (11.76%) .NET Framework
9 8 (11.76%) Java EE
10 7 (10.29%) HTML
10 7 (10.29%) CSS
10 7 (10.29%) REST
11 6 (8.82%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (8.82%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (8.82%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) Open Source
2 9 (13.24%) Mobile App
3 8 (11.76%) Blog
4 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.88%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.94%) DTV
7 1 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.47%) UNIX
2 10 (14.71%) Linux
3 4 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (1.47%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (69.12%) Scrum
3 38 (55.88%) BDD
4 30 (44.12%) TDD
5 27 (39.71%) E-Commerce
6 18 (26.47%) Automated Testing
7 16 (23.53%) Kanban
7 16 (23.53%) Test Scripting
7 16 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (22.06%) User Stories
8 15 (22.06%) Automation Testing
9 14 (20.59%) Test Automation
9 14 (20.59%) OO
9 14 (20.59%) OOD
9 14 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (17.65%) OOP
10 12 (17.65%) ERP
10 12 (17.65%) Software Engineering
11 11 (16.18%) Pair Programming
11 11 (16.18%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 37 (54.41%) Ruby
2 34 (50.00%) Java
3 26 (38.24%) SQL
4 25 (36.76%) C#
5 10 (14.71%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.88%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.41%) Python
8 2 (2.94%) C
8 2 (2.94%) Perl
8 2 (2.94%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) Sun Certification
2 2 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (44.12%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Nagios
1 1 (1.47%) ZABBIX
1 1 (1.47%) Zenoss
1 1 (1.47%) logstash
1 1 (1.47%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 15 (22.06%) Oracle
2 4 (5.88%) RedPrairie
2 4 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.88%) Endeca
3 2 (2.94%) JBoss
3 2 (2.94%) SAP
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