The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 205 202 213
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 7 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.17% 0.019%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.82% 1.24% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 1
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
Cucumber
England

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

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
851 723 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.78% 13.26% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 751 620 637
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,988
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 the West Midlands

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Cucumber
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cucumber Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cucumber across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Cucumber
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -14 3 £42,000 -4.00%
Warwickshire -22 2 £52,500 -
Shropshire - 2 - -
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) RESTful
4 6 (46.15%) Selenium
4 6 (46.15%) Hudson
4 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
5 5 (38.46%) SOA
6 4 (30.77%) TDD
6 4 (30.77%) J2EE
6 4 (30.77%) Maven
6 4 (30.77%) QA
7 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
7 3 (23.08%) BDD
7 3 (23.08%) PHP
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) ISEB
7 3 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
8 2 (15.38%) RESTEasy
8 2 (15.38%) Yii
8 2 (15.38%) CSS3
8 2 (15.38%) JAX-RS
8 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (15.38%) JBoss
8 2 (15.38%) JMS
8 2 (15.38%) CSS
8 2 (15.38%) MySQL
8 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
8 2 (15.38%) HTML
8 2 (15.38%) Dependency Injection

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 2 (15.38%) JBoss
1 2 (15.38%) GlassFish
1 2 (15.38%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Selenium
1 6 (46.15%) Hudson
1 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
2 4 (30.77%) Maven
3 2 (15.38%) JIRA
3 2 (15.38%) WATIR
3 2 (15.38%) RSpec
4 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
4 1 (7.69%) Mockito
4 1 (7.69%) eggPlant
4 1 (7.69%) FitNesse
4 1 (7.69%) TestNG
4 1 (7.69%) Xcode
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Test Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
2 4 (30.77%) J2EE Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) QA Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) RESTful
2 4 (30.77%) J2EE
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) JMS
3 2 (15.38%) Spring
3 2 (15.38%) JPA
3 2 (15.38%) Yii
3 2 (15.38%) CSS3
3 2 (15.38%) JAX-RS
3 2 (15.38%) RESTEasy
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
1 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) SOA
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (7.69%) Open Source
6 1 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (7.69%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (7.69%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) PHP
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Groovy
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
1 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
1 3 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Zend
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
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