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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 201 182 195
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 15 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.37% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.12% 3.42% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 8
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £42,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
706 527 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.18% 10.86% 13.72%
Number of salaries quoted 653 437 570
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
Warwickshire -12 8 £52,500 +16.66%
Staffordshire - 5 £50,000 -
Birmingham -14 2 £29,000 -51.66%
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (66.67%) TDD
3 11 (52.38%) Java
4 10 (47.62%) RESTful
4 10 (47.62%) Hudson
4 10 (47.62%) Jenkins
5 9 (42.86%) Selenium
6 8 (38.10%) HTML
6 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
6 8 (38.10%) CSS
6 8 (38.10%) Scrum
7 7 (33.33%) J2EE
7 7 (33.33%) SOA
7 7 (33.33%) Maven
8 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
8 6 (28.57%) QA
9 5 (23.81%) C#
9 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
9 5 (23.81%) .NET
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
9 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
9 5 (23.81%) OOP
9 5 (23.81%) OO
9 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
9 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
9 5 (23.81%) MVC
9 5 (23.81%) NUnit
9 5 (23.81%) Marketing
9 5 (23.81%) FitNesse
9 5 (23.81%) jQuery

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 3 (14.29%) JBoss
1 3 (14.29%) GlassFish
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Hudson
1 10 (47.62%) Jenkins
2 9 (42.86%) Selenium
3 7 (33.33%) Maven
4 5 (23.81%) FitNesse
4 5 (23.81%) NUnit
5 3 (14.29%) RSpec
6 2 (9.52%) WATIR
General
1 5 (23.81%) Marketing
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 5 (23.81%) J2EE Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Test Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Tester
5 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) QA Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
6 2 (9.52%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Team Leader
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Software Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) RESTful
2 8 (38.10%) HTML
2 8 (38.10%) CSS
3 7 (33.33%) J2EE
4 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
4 5 (23.81%) .NET
4 5 (23.81%) jQuery
5 3 (14.29%) JPA
5 3 (14.29%) Yii
5 3 (14.29%) CSS3
5 3 (14.29%) JAX-RS
5 3 (14.29%) RESTEasy
6 2 (9.52%) JMS
6 2 (9.52%) Spring
7 1 (4.76%) Java EE
7 1 (4.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (66.67%) TDD
3 8 (38.10%) Scrum
4 7 (33.33%) SOA
5 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 5 (23.81%) MVC
6 5 (23.81%) OOP
6 5 (23.81%) OO
6 5 (23.81%) Kanban
6 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
6 5 (23.81%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (19.05%) BDD
8 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
8 3 (14.29%) ATDD
8 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
9 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (9.52%) Manual Testing
9 2 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (4.76%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) Java
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
3 5 (23.81%) C#
4 3 (14.29%) Groovy
4 3 (14.29%) PHP
5 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Zend
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