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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 176 203 187
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -16
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 71 37 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.17% 0.61% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.72% 3.51% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 69 25 19
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
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
1241 1053 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.50% 17.28% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1040 896 760
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +9 45 £47,500 -17.39% 3
Somerset +16 17 £40,000 -20.00%
Gloucestershire -16 4 £45,000 -14.28%
Devon - 4 £45,000 -
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 76 (71.70%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (66.98%) Java
3 63 (59.43%) Selenium
4 57 (53.77%) BDD
5 55 (51.89%) Spring
6 54 (50.94%) JUnit
7 52 (49.06%) Scrum
8 43 (40.57%) TDD
9 38 (35.85%) Grails
10 37 (34.91%) Oracle
11 36 (33.96%) SQL Server
11 36 (33.96%) Finance
12 35 (33.02%) Test Automation
13 34 (32.08%) JavaScript
13 34 (32.08%) CSS
14 31 (29.25%) Hibernate
15 29 (27.36%) JSON
15 29 (27.36%) SQL
15 29 (27.36%) Git (software)
15 29 (27.36%) Mockito
16 28 (26.42%) Spock
17 26 (24.53%) JIRA
17 26 (24.53%) Maven
18 23 (21.70%) Java EE
18 23 (21.70%) Degree
19 22 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
20 21 (19.81%) RESTful
21 20 (18.87%) Web Services
22 19 (17.92%) JBehave
23 18 (16.98%) WebDriver

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 14 (13.21%) Mule
1 14 (13.21%) Mule ESB
2 10 (9.43%) Tomcat
3 9 (8.49%) WebLogic
4 7 (6.60%) JBoss
5 6 (5.66%) Confluence
6 4 (3.77%) Apache Solr
6 4 (3.77%) Apache
7 2 (1.89%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.89%) Apache ServiceMix
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Summit
2 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.94%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.77%) HTTP
2 2 (1.89%) Internet
2 2 (1.89%) ICMP
2 2 (1.89%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (33.96%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.26%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (12.26%) Relational Database
3 9 (8.49%) Oracle Database
3 9 (8.49%) RDBMS
4 8 (7.55%) MySQL
5 4 (3.77%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (3.77%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.94%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 63 (59.43%) Selenium
2 54 (50.94%) JUnit
3 29 (27.36%) Git (software)
3 29 (27.36%) Mockito
4 28 (26.42%) Spock
5 26 (24.53%) JIRA
5 26 (24.53%) Maven
6 19 (17.92%) JBehave
7 18 (16.98%) WebDriver
8 17 (16.04%) EasyMock
8 17 (16.04%) Geb
9 16 (15.09%) FishEye
9 16 (15.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 14 (13.21%) jMock
11 11 (10.38%) Subversion
12 10 (9.43%) Jenkins
12 10 (9.43%) Karma Test Runner
13 9 (8.49%) Eclipse
14 7 (6.60%) Gradle
15 6 (5.66%) FitNesse
General
1 36 (33.96%) Finance
2 7 (6.60%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.89%) Games
4 1 (0.94%) Military
4 1 (0.94%) Marketing
4 1 (0.94%) Avionics
4 1 (0.94%) Electronics
4 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.94%) Automotive
4 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 64 (60.38%) Developer
2 51 (48.11%) Java Developer
3 17 (16.04%) Test Engineer
4 15 (14.15%) Senior Developer
4 15 (14.15%) Agile Java Developer
5 14 (13.21%) Senior Java Developer
6 13 (12.26%) Analyst
6 13 (12.26%) Test Analyst
7 9 (8.49%) UI Developer
7 9 (8.49%) UI Programmer
8 7 (6.60%) Software Engineer
9 6 (5.66%) Tester
10 5 (4.72%) Software Test Engineer
11 4 (3.77%) QA Engineer
11 4 (3.77%) Software Tester
12 3 (2.83%) Software Developer
13 2 (1.89%) Web Developer
13 2 (1.89%) Senior Test Analyst
13 2 (1.89%) Lead Developer
13 2 (1.89%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (51.89%) Spring
2 38 (35.85%) Grails
3 34 (32.08%) CSS
4 31 (29.25%) Hibernate
5 29 (27.36%) JSON
6 23 (21.70%) Java EE
7 21 (19.81%) RESTful
8 20 (18.87%) Web Services
9 18 (16.98%) Struts
9 18 (16.98%) jQuery
10 16 (15.09%) Apache Camel
11 14 (13.21%) REST
11 14 (13.21%) SOAP
12 12 (11.32%) XML
12 12 (11.32%) JMS
13 11 (10.38%) J2EE
14 10 (9.43%) AngularJS
15 7 (6.60%) HTML
16 6 (5.66%) CSS3
17 5 (4.72%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.98%) User Experience
2 16 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.55%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.94%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.94%) DTV
5 1 (0.94%) BBC
5 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.15%) Linux
2 3 (2.83%) UNIX
3 2 (1.89%) Windows
4 1 (0.94%) Android
4 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (71.70%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (53.77%) BDD
3 52 (49.06%) Scrum
4 43 (40.57%) TDD
5 35 (33.02%) Test Automation
6 22 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (15.09%) Multithreading
7 16 (15.09%) Test Scripting
8 15 (14.15%) Open Source
9 13 (12.26%) Integration Testing
9 13 (12.26%) Pair Programming
9 13 (12.26%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (9.43%) CRM
10 10 (9.43%) Software Engineering
10 10 (9.43%) Kanban
10 10 (9.43%) Web Application Development
11 8 (7.55%) Analytics
11 8 (7.55%) User Stories
11 8 (7.55%) Functional Programming
11 8 (7.55%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 71 (66.98%) Java
2 34 (32.08%) JavaScript
3 29 (27.36%) SQL
4 18 (16.98%) Python
5 12 (11.32%) Groovy
6 11 (10.38%) Ruby
7 9 (8.49%) Bash Shell
8 8 (7.55%) Erlang
9 7 (6.60%) C#
10 4 (3.77%) Perl
11 3 (2.83%) PHP
12 2 (1.89%) C++
12 2 (1.89%) ECMAScript
12 2 (1.89%) Clojure
13 1 (0.94%) C
13 1 (0.94%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (21.70%) Degree
2 8 (7.55%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.94%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.43%) QA
2 4 (3.77%) ISO 9001
2 4 (3.77%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (2.83%) Docker
2 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (12.26%) Puppet
2 3 (2.83%) Vagrant
2 3 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (34.91%) Oracle
2 4 (3.77%) Atlassian
3 2 (1.89%) SOASTA, Inc
3 2 (1.89%) TIBCO
3 2 (1.89%) VMware
4 1 (0.94%) Google
4 1 (0.94%) SAP
4 1 (0.94%) NorthgateArinso
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