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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 85 82 78
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 12 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.23% 0.11% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.32% 1.09% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
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
164 92 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 16.80% 10.48% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 138 85 76
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 March 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 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) Python
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (82.35%) Java
3 13 (76.47%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (76.47%) BDD
4 12 (70.59%) Jenkins
4 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
4 12 (70.59%) UNIX
5 11 (64.71%) C#
5 11 (64.71%) OO
5 11 (64.71%) TDD
5 11 (64.71%) Scrum
5 11 (64.71%) Ruby
5 11 (64.71%) Automated Testing
6 10 (58.82%) RSpec
6 10 (58.82%) PL/SQL
6 10 (58.82%) SQL
6 10 (58.82%) Oracle
7 7 (41.18%) Pair Programming
8 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
9 5 (29.41%) Open Source
9 5 (29.41%) User Stories
9 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
9 5 (29.41%) Automation Testing
9 5 (29.41%) Kindle
9 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (29.41%) Gherkin
9 5 (29.41%) System Testing
9 5 (29.41%) Regression Testing

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Jenkins
2 10 (58.82%) RSpec
3 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
4 5 (29.41%) JIRA
4 5 (29.41%) Selenium
4 5 (29.41%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (29.41%) LoadRunner
5 3 (17.65%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (5.88%) Maven
6 1 (5.88%) Gradle
6 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
6 1 (5.88%) JUnit
6 1 (5.88%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Software Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Test Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Gherkin
2 4 (23.53%) .NET
3 2 (11.76%) Spring
4 1 (5.88%) JPA
4 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.88%) RESTful
4 1 (5.88%) SOAP
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Open Source
1 5 (29.41%) Mobile App
1 5 (29.41%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (70.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (76.47%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (76.47%) BDD
3 12 (70.59%) Software Engineering
4 11 (64.71%) OO
4 11 (64.71%) TDD
4 11 (64.71%) Scrum
4 11 (64.71%) Automated Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Pair Programming
6 5 (29.41%) User Stories
6 5 (29.41%) Automation Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (29.41%) System Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Regression Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Web Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Test Management
6 5 (29.41%) OOD
7 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Python
2 14 (82.35%) Java
3 11 (64.71%) C#
3 11 (64.71%) Ruby
4 10 (58.82%) PL/SQL
4 10 (58.82%) SQL
5 5 (29.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
1 5 (29.41%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle
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