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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 68 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 11 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.60% 0.69% -
As % of the Development Applications category 7.59% 4.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 0
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +16.43%
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
145 126 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 21.04% 14.58% 12.65%
Number of salaries quoted 128 113 110
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 3 August 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 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (95.24%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (95.24%) Jenkins
3 17 (80.95%) BDD
3 17 (80.95%) TDD
4 16 (76.19%) Linux
5 14 (66.67%) Python
6 13 (61.90%) Maven
6 13 (61.90%) QA
6 13 (61.90%) Selenium
7 10 (47.62%) Scrum
8 9 (42.86%) Regression Testing
8 9 (42.86%) HP UFT
8 9 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (42.86%) Test Management
8 9 (42.86%) JIRA
8 9 (42.86%) User Stories
8 9 (42.86%) Gherkin
8 9 (42.86%) Automation Testing
9 8 (38.10%) Java
9 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
10 7 (33.33%) Automated Testing
10 7 (33.33%) PHP
10 7 (33.33%) UNIX
10 7 (33.33%) Spring
11 6 (28.57%) Web Services
12 4 (19.05%) Subversion
12 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
12 4 (19.05%) JUnit
12 4 (19.05%) SOAP

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (19.05%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (95.24%) Jenkins
2 13 (61.90%) Maven
2 13 (61.90%) Selenium
3 9 (42.86%) HP UFT
3 9 (42.86%) JIRA
4 4 (19.05%) Subversion
4 4 (19.05%) Gradle
4 4 (19.05%) JUnit
4 4 (19.05%) Eclipse
4 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
5 2 (9.52%) SoapUI
5 2 (9.52%) JMeter
6 1 (4.76%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Analyst
2 12 (57.14%) Test Analyst
3 7 (33.33%) Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Test Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) Java Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) Gherkin
2 7 (33.33%) Spring
3 6 (28.57%) Web Services
4 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
4 4 (19.05%) SOAP
4 4 (19.05%) JPA
4 4 (19.05%) RESTful
5 2 (9.52%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Kindle
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (95.24%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (80.95%) BDD
3 17 (80.95%) TDD
4 10 (47.62%) Scrum
5 9 (42.86%) Regression Testing
5 9 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (42.86%) Test Management
5 9 (42.86%) User Stories
5 9 (42.86%) Automation Testing
6 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
7 7 (33.33%) Automated Testing
8 4 (19.05%) SDLC
9 3 (14.29%) Coaching
9 3 (14.29%) OO
9 3 (14.29%) OOD
9 3 (14.29%) Integration Acceptance Testing
9 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
9 3 (14.29%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) Python
2 8 (38.10%) Java
3 7 (33.33%) PHP
4 3 (14.29%) Ruby
4 3 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (61.90%) QA
2 3 (14.29%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle