The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 76 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 8 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.95% - 0.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.56% - 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 8
Average salary £35,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
Cucumber
Hampshire

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

Development Applications Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
122 104 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 14.44% 11.82% 11.78%
Number of salaries quoted 111 104 95
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 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Cucumber Salary Trend in Southampton

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 9 (100.00%) Selenium
1 9 (100.00%) BDD
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
3 7 (77.78%) Web Testing
4 6 (66.67%) Test Management
4 6 (66.67%) System Testing
4 6 (66.67%) Gherkin
4 6 (66.67%) User Stories
4 6 (66.67%) Mobile App
4 6 (66.67%) Automation Testing
4 6 (66.67%) Selenium IDE
4 6 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (66.67%) JIRA
4 6 (66.67%) QA
4 6 (66.67%) PHP
4 6 (66.67%) Python
4 6 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (66.67%) LoadRunner
4 6 (66.67%) Regression Testing
5 5 (55.56%) Linux
5 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
5 5 (55.56%) SaaS
6 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
7 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (22.22%) Maven
8 2 (22.22%) FitNesse
8 2 (22.22%) ISO 9001

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (66.67%) Selenium IDE
2 6 (66.67%) JIRA
2 6 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (66.67%) LoadRunner
3 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
4 2 (22.22%) Maven
4 2 (22.22%) FitNesse
4 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 2 (22.22%) RSpec
4 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
5 1 (11.11%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Gherkin
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (22.22%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) BDD
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
3 7 (77.78%) Web Testing
4 6 (66.67%) Test Management
4 6 (66.67%) System Testing
4 6 (66.67%) User Stories
4 6 (66.67%) Automation Testing
4 6 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (66.67%) Regression Testing
5 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
7 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (22.22%) Scrum
8 2 (22.22%) Agile Testing
9 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
9 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
9 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
9 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) PHP
1 6 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (22.22%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Vagrant
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago