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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 58 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 13 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.35% 0.27% -
As % of the Development Applications category 17.11% 1.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 0
Average salary £55,000 £75,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
Cucumber
Hertfordshire

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

Development Applications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
76 63 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 13.72% 17.12% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 48 53 38
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Cucumber Salary Trend in Watford

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 19 (86.36%) SQL
1 19 (86.36%) Selenium
1 19 (86.36%) BDD
2 18 (81.82%) SpecFlow
2 18 (81.82%) Gherkin
2 18 (81.82%) Software Testing
3 16 (72.73%) XML
3 16 (72.73%) Ruby
3 16 (72.73%) Java
3 16 (72.73%) RESTful
3 16 (72.73%) Test Scripting
3 16 (72.73%) Test Automation
4 15 (68.18%) WATIR
4 15 (68.18%) JBehave
4 15 (68.18%) Open Source
4 15 (68.18%) Jenkins
4 15 (68.18%) Calabash
4 15 (68.18%) C#
4 15 (68.18%) JUnit
4 15 (68.18%) Web Services
4 15 (68.18%) NUnit
5 14 (63.64%) OO
6 4 (18.18%) QA
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) TDD
7 3 (13.64%) Regression Testing
7 3 (13.64%) FitNesse
7 3 (13.64%) SaaS
8 1 (4.55%) WebDriver

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 (4.55%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) DB2
1 1 (4.55%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 19 (86.36%) Selenium
2 18 (81.82%) SpecFlow
3 15 (68.18%) Jenkins
3 15 (68.18%) Calabash
3 15 (68.18%) JBehave
3 15 (68.18%) JUnit
3 15 (68.18%) NUnit
3 15 (68.18%) WATIR
4 3 (13.64%) FitNesse
5 1 (4.55%) Subversion
5 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Test Engineer
1 7 (31.82%) Senior Test Engineer
1 7 (31.82%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Software Manager
3 3 (13.64%) QA Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) Gherkin
2 16 (72.73%) RESTful
2 16 (72.73%) XML
3 15 (68.18%) Web Services
4 1 (4.55%) Flash
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (68.18%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) BDD
2 18 (81.82%) Software Testing
3 16 (72.73%) Test Scripting
3 16 (72.73%) Test Automation
4 14 (63.64%) OO
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) TDD
6 3 (13.64%) Regression Testing
7 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.55%) Coaching
7 1 (4.55%) Document Management
7 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.55%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 16 (72.73%) Ruby
2 16 (72.73%) Java
3 15 (68.18%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
Watford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 70,000
Posted: 2 days ago