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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 206 207 177
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -30
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 5 3 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.093% 0.054% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.64% 0.46% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 20
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
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
777 647 735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.46% 11.72% 15.10%
Number of salaries quoted 678 576 637
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
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 27 August 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 +14 4 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Coventry - 1 £40,000 -
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 18 (72.00%) Selenium
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (56.00%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (56.00%) Java
3 14 (56.00%) MySQL
4 12 (48.00%) Web Services
4 12 (48.00%) Ruby
5 11 (44.00%) SOAP
5 11 (44.00%) PHP
5 11 (44.00%) Linux
5 11 (44.00%) Unit Testing
5 11 (44.00%) Hudson
5 11 (44.00%) Jenkins
6 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 10 (40.00%) HTML
6 10 (40.00%) CSS
6 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 9 (36.00%) TDD
7 9 (36.00%) Python
7 9 (36.00%) REST
7 9 (36.00%) QA
8 8 (32.00%) System Testing
8 8 (32.00%) Maven
9 7 (28.00%) Oracle
9 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
9 7 (28.00%) Degree
9 7 (28.00%) RSpec
9 7 (28.00%) JBehave
10 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
10 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (12.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) MySQL
1 14 (56.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (72.00%) Selenium
2 11 (44.00%) Hudson
2 11 (44.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (32.00%) Maven
4 7 (28.00%) RSpec
4 7 (28.00%) JBehave
5 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (16.00%) SoapUI
7 2 (8.00%) SpecFlow
7 2 (8.00%) LoadUI
7 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
7 2 (8.00%) JIRA
7 2 (8.00%) WATIR
7 2 (8.00%) JUnit
7 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (8.00%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (8.00%) JMeter
7 2 (8.00%) jMock
8 1 (4.00%) FitNesse
General
1 5 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Analyst
1 9 (36.00%) Test Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Test Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) QA Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Tester
7 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Test Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
7 2 (8.00%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) QA Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) Web Services
2 11 (44.00%) SOAP
3 10 (40.00%) CSS
3 10 (40.00%) HTML
4 9 (36.00%) REST
5 4 (16.00%) RESTful
5 4 (16.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (16.00%) JMS
5 4 (16.00%) Ember.js
5 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (16.00%) Apache Cordova
5 4 (16.00%) PhoneGap
5 4 (16.00%) Backbone.js
6 3 (12.00%) JAX-RS
6 3 (12.00%) RESTEasy
6 3 (12.00%) XML
6 3 (12.00%) JPA
6 3 (12.00%) CSS3
7 2 (8.00%) HTML5
7 2 (8.00%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (16.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Unit Testing
3 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (36.00%) TDD
5 8 (32.00%) System Testing
6 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (20.00%) Automated Testing
9 4 (16.00%) Scrum
9 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
10 3 (12.00%) BDD
10 3 (12.00%) SOA
10 3 (12.00%) Regression Testing
10 3 (12.00%) Software Testing
10 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
11 2 (8.00%) Security Testing
11 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
11 2 (8.00%) Web Development
11 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) Java
2 12 (48.00%) Ruby
3 11 (44.00%) PHP
4 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (36.00%) Python
6 5 (20.00%) SQL
7 4 (16.00%) CoffeeScript
7 4 (16.00%) RubyMotion
8 3 (12.00%) Groovy
9 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
9 2 (8.00%) C#
10 1 (4.00%) Jython
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) ISEB
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Puppet
1 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) JBoss
2 4 (16.00%) Facebook
2 4 (16.00%) Twitter
3 2 (8.00%) Zend
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) VMware
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