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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 53 61 55
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 8 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.43% 1.91% 1.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.50% 9.90% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 3
Average salary £49,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.90% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £55,000 £41,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £81,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
64 101 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 11.47% 19.31% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 57 71 45
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Watford region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in Watford

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) Unix
2 11 (84.62%) PL/SQL
2 11 (84.62%) HP UFT
2 11 (84.62%) HP
2 11 (84.62%) Regression Testing
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) QA
2 11 (84.62%) Functional Testing
3 10 (76.92%) Finance
3 10 (76.92%) Scrum
3 10 (76.92%) Data Modelling
4 9 (69.23%) Selenium
5 8 (61.54%) Test Management
5 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database
5 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
5 8 (61.54%) Oracle
6 6 (46.15%) IBM
6 6 (46.15%) Data Integration
6 6 (46.15%) Software Testing
7 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
8 4 (30.77%) Linux
8 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
8 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
9 3 (23.08%) Time Management
9 3 (23.08%) MS Office
9 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (23.08%) ETL

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
3 1 (7.69%) MS Project
3 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) PuTTY
1 1 (7.69%) SSH
1 1 (7.69%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle Database
2 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) HP UFT
2 9 (69.23%) Selenium
3 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 2 (15.38%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.69%) Toad
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
1 9 (69.23%) Test Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer in Test
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Behat
1 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
1 1 (7.69%) REST
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Unix
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (84.62%) Functional Testing
1 11 (84.62%) Regression Testing
2 10 (76.92%) Data Modelling
2 10 (76.92%) Scrum
3 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
3 8 (61.54%) Test Management
4 6 (46.15%) Software Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
6 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (23.08%) ETL
6 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Time Management
7 2 (15.38%) Defect Management
7 2 (15.38%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (15.38%) System Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
8 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) PL/SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (84.62%) QA
2 2 (15.38%) ISO 8583
2 2 (15.38%) ISO20022
3 1 (7.69%) SDET
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) HP
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle
3 6 (46.15%) IBM
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft