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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 72 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 12 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.59% 0.12% -
As % of the Development Applications category 7.84% 0.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 0
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
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
153 104 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 20.32% 12.18% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 134 93 117
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,850 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 7 July 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 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (95.00%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (95.00%) Jenkins
3 16 (80.00%) BDD
4 15 (75.00%) TDD
4 15 (75.00%) Linux
4 15 (75.00%) Python
5 11 (55.00%) Maven
5 11 (55.00%) QA
5 11 (55.00%) Selenium
6 9 (45.00%) Scrum
6 9 (45.00%) Java
6 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
7 8 (40.00%) UNIX
7 8 (40.00%) Automated Testing
8 7 (35.00%) HP UFT
8 7 (35.00%) Regression Testing
8 7 (35.00%) PHP
8 7 (35.00%) Spring
8 7 (35.00%) JIRA
8 7 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (35.00%) Test Management
8 7 (35.00%) User Stories
8 7 (35.00%) Automation Testing
8 7 (35.00%) Gherkin
9 6 (30.00%) Web Services
10 4 (20.00%) Subversion
10 4 (20.00%) Hibernate
10 4 (20.00%) OO
10 4 (20.00%) Tomcat

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (95.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (55.00%) Maven
2 11 (55.00%) Selenium
3 7 (35.00%) JIRA
3 7 (35.00%) HP UFT
4 4 (20.00%) JUnit
4 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (20.00%) Subversion
4 4 (20.00%) Gradle
5 2 (10.00%) SoapUI
5 2 (10.00%) JMeter
6 1 (5.00%) RSpec
6 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
2 10 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Test Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Spring
1 7 (35.00%) Gherkin
2 6 (30.00%) Web Services
3 4 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (20.00%) SOAP
3 4 (20.00%) JPA
3 4 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (10.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Kindle
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (95.00%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (80.00%) BDD
4 15 (75.00%) TDD
5 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
5 9 (45.00%) Scrum
6 8 (40.00%) Automated Testing
7 7 (35.00%) Regression Testing
7 7 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (35.00%) Test Management
7 7 (35.00%) User Stories
7 7 (35.00%) Automation Testing
8 4 (20.00%) OO
8 4 (20.00%) SDLC
9 3 (15.00%) OOD
9 3 (15.00%) Integration Acceptance Testing
9 3 (15.00%) Pair Programming
9 3 (15.00%) Coaching
9 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) Python
2 9 (45.00%) Java
3 7 (35.00%) PHP
4 4 (20.00%) Ruby
4 4 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (55.00%) QA
2 3 (15.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle