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 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 82 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 10 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.13% - 0.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.58% - 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 6
Average salary £35,250 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
152 99 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 17.23% 10.94% 11.87%
Number of salaries quoted 129 91 81
Average salary £39,000 £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) Linux
1 18 (100.00%) Python
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (77.78%) BDD
3 12 (66.67%) TDD
3 12 (66.67%) Java
4 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (55.56%) RSpec
5 10 (55.56%) Jenkins
5 10 (55.56%) PL/SQL
5 10 (55.56%) SQL
5 10 (55.56%) Oracle
5 10 (55.56%) UNIX
5 10 (55.56%) C#
5 10 (55.56%) OO
5 10 (55.56%) Scrum
5 10 (55.56%) Automated Testing
5 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
5 10 (55.56%) Ruby
6 8 (44.44%) JIRA
6 8 (44.44%) QA
6 8 (44.44%) Selenium
6 8 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (44.44%) Web Testing
6 8 (44.44%) Test Management
6 8 (44.44%) Regression Testing
6 8 (44.44%) QuickTest Pro
6 8 (44.44%) LoadRunner
6 8 (44.44%) PHP
6 8 (44.44%) User Stories

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) RSpec
1 10 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 8 (44.44%) JIRA
2 8 (44.44%) Selenium
2 8 (44.44%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (44.44%) LoadRunner
2 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 6 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 8 (44.44%) Test Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Test Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Gherkin
2 4 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Mobile App
2 4 (22.22%) Open Source
2 4 (22.22%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (77.78%) BDD
3 12 (66.67%) TDD
4 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (55.56%) OO
5 10 (55.56%) Scrum
5 10 (55.56%) Automated Testing
5 10 (55.56%) Software Engineering
6 8 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (44.44%) Web Testing
6 8 (44.44%) Test Management
6 8 (44.44%) Regression Testing
6 8 (44.44%) User Stories
6 8 (44.44%) Automation Testing
6 8 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (44.44%) System Testing
6 8 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (33.33%) Pair Programming
8 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
8 4 (22.22%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Python
2 12 (66.67%) Java
3 10 (55.56%) PL/SQL
3 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 10 (55.56%) C#
3 10 (55.56%) Ruby
4 8 (44.44%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) QA
2 4 (22.22%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle