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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 213 209 215
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 34 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.55% 0.47% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.06% 2.67% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 33 20 7
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,400 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
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
1112 1011 756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.04% 17.46% 13.83%
Number of salaries quoted 966 883 668
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,446 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.89%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 +10 28 £38,000 +1.33% 3
Somerset +7 2 £35,000 -3.44%
Gloucestershire -13 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £30,000 -
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 40 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (67.86%) Java
3 33 (58.93%) Selenium
4 28 (50.00%) Scrum
4 28 (50.00%) Web Services
5 25 (44.64%) BDD
6 24 (42.86%) TDD
7 23 (41.07%) JUnit
8 22 (39.29%) Ruby
9 21 (37.50%) Spring
9 21 (37.50%) SQL Server
10 19 (33.93%) C#
10 19 (33.93%) WebDriver
11 18 (32.14%) Test Automation
11 18 (32.14%) RESTful
11 18 (32.14%) SQL
11 18 (32.14%) SpecFlow
12 16 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (28.57%) JavaScript
12 16 (28.57%) Eclipse
12 16 (28.57%) NUnit
13 14 (25.00%) Oracle
14 13 (23.21%) E-Commerce
14 13 (23.21%) Degree
14 13 (23.21%) JBehave
15 12 (21.43%) Python
15 12 (21.43%) UNIX
15 12 (21.43%) Finance
15 12 (21.43%) Mentoring
15 12 (21.43%) Gherkin

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 8 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 4 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.57%) IIS
3 2 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.79%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.79%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.79%) JBoss
4 1 (1.79%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.79%) Mule
4 1 (1.79%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.79%) Confluence
4 1 (1.79%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.79%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) HTTP
1 2 (3.57%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.07%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 8 (14.29%) Big Data
4 6 (10.71%) MySQL
5 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (58.93%) Selenium
2 23 (41.07%) JUnit
3 19 (33.93%) WebDriver
4 18 (32.14%) SpecFlow
5 16 (28.57%) Eclipse
5 16 (28.57%) NUnit
6 13 (23.21%) JBehave
7 11 (19.64%) Git (software)
8 10 (17.86%) TeamCity
8 10 (17.86%) CruiseControl
9 8 (14.29%) TestNG
9 8 (14.29%) Rhino Mocks
9 8 (14.29%) Moq
9 8 (14.29%) Karma Test Runner
10 7 (12.50%) Jenkins
11 5 (8.93%) JIRA
11 5 (8.93%) Maven
12 4 (7.14%) JDeveloper
12 4 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
13 3 (5.36%) Calabash
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 9 (16.07%) Games
2 9 (16.07%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (58.93%) Developer
2 21 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 8 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Tester
5 6 (10.71%) Test Specialist
5 6 (10.71%) Test Automation Specialist
5 6 (10.71%) Automation Specialist
6 5 (8.93%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (7.14%) UI Programmer
7 4 (7.14%) UI Developer
7 4 (7.14%) QA Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Test Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Mobile Tester
8 3 (5.36%) QA Automation Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Automation Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Automation Tester
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Test Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (50.00%) Web Services
2 21 (37.50%) Spring
3 18 (32.14%) RESTful
4 12 (21.43%) Gherkin
5 10 (17.86%) Hibernate
5 10 (17.86%) .NET
6 9 (16.07%) CSS
7 8 (14.29%) XML
7 8 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
7 8 (14.29%) MSMQ
7 8 (14.29%) SOAP
7 8 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (14.29%) REST
7 8 (14.29%) JSON
7 8 (14.29%) WCF
7 8 (14.29%) Grails
7 8 (14.29%) AngularJS
8 5 (8.93%) Java EE
9 4 (7.14%) Oracle ADF
10 3 (5.36%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (17.86%) Open Source
3 2 (3.57%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.43%) UNIX
2 9 (16.07%) Linux
3 6 (10.71%) Windows
4 2 (3.57%) Android
4 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (50.00%) Scrum
3 25 (44.64%) BDD
4 24 (42.86%) TDD
5 18 (32.14%) Test Automation
6 13 (23.21%) E-Commerce
7 12 (21.43%) Mentoring
8 11 (19.64%) OOP
8 11 (19.64%) Automated Testing
9 10 (17.86%) Software Engineering
9 10 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (16.07%) OO
10 9 (16.07%) Kanban
11 8 (14.29%) MapReduce
11 8 (14.29%) Web Application Development
11 8 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
11 8 (14.29%) OOD
11 8 (14.29%) Workflow
11 8 (14.29%) Multithreading
11 8 (14.29%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 38 (67.86%) Java
2 22 (39.29%) Ruby
3 19 (33.93%) C#
4 18 (32.14%) SQL
5 16 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 12 (21.43%) Python
7 8 (14.29%) Perl
7 8 (14.29%) Groovy
8 4 (7.14%) C++
9 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.79%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 13 (23.21%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) ISEB
2 2 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) Puppet
2 2 (3.57%) logstash
2 2 (3.57%) Graphite
Vendors
1 14 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (5.36%) Google
3 2 (3.57%) Terracotta
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft