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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 217 194 184
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -10
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 7 5 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.093% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.88% 0.78% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 21
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
791 642 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.21% 11.98% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 693 570 589
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,000
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
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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +8 3 £52,500 +5.00%
Coventry - 2 £46,250 -
Birmingham - 1 £22,500 -
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (77.78%) Selenium
3 12 (66.67%) QA
4 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 8 (44.44%) Java
5 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
6 6 (33.33%) BDD
6 6 (33.33%) SOAP
6 6 (33.33%) TDD
6 6 (33.33%) Retail
6 6 (33.33%) Scrum
7 5 (27.78%) HTML
7 5 (27.78%) CSS
7 5 (27.78%) Linux
7 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
7 5 (27.78%) MySQL
7 5 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (27.78%) Hudson
7 5 (27.78%) Performance Testing
7 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
7 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
8 4 (22.22%) Test Strategy
8 4 (22.22%) Functional Testing
8 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
8 4 (22.22%) SoapUI
8 4 (22.22%) REST
8 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
8 4 (22.22%) ISEB
8 4 (22.22%) PHP
8 4 (22.22%) SQL

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 2 (11.11%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MySQL
1 5 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) Selenium
2 5 (27.78%) Hudson
2 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
3 4 (22.22%) SoapUI
4 3 (16.67%) FitNesse
4 3 (16.67%) Maven
4 3 (16.67%) RSpec
5 2 (11.11%) LoadUI
5 2 (11.11%) SpecFlow
5 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (11.11%) JBehave
5 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 2 (11.11%) JMeter
5 2 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (11.11%) JUnit
5 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 2 (11.11%) jMock
5 2 (11.11%) JIRA
6 1 (5.56%) WATIR
6 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Test Analyst
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Test Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Test Manager
2 4 (22.22%) QA Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) QA Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) QA Test Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) SOAP
2 5 (27.78%) HTML
2 5 (27.78%) CSS
3 4 (22.22%) REST
4 3 (16.67%) Web Services
4 3 (16.67%) JMS
4 3 (16.67%) RESTful
5 2 (11.11%) RESTEasy
5 2 (11.11%) JAX-RS
5 2 (11.11%) Gherkin
5 2 (11.11%) JPA
5 2 (11.11%) CSS3
5 2 (11.11%) Yii
5 2 (11.11%) Middleware
5 2 (11.11%) XML
5 2 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (5.56%) Java EE
6 1 (5.56%) Spring
6 1 (5.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.56%) Open Source
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
4 6 (33.33%) BDD
4 6 (33.33%) TDD
4 6 (33.33%) Scrum
5 5 (27.78%) Performance Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Test Strategy
6 4 (22.22%) Functional Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (16.67%) ATDD
7 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 2 (11.11%) User Stories
8 2 (11.11%) Manual Testing
8 2 (11.11%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) PHP
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) Ruby
4 3 (16.67%) Python
5 2 (11.11%) Groovy
5 2 (11.11%) C#
5 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.56%) Jython
6 1 (5.56%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (5.56%) RubyMotion
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) ISEB
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.11%) JBoss
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
1 2 (11.11%) Zend
2 1 (5.56%) Facebook
2 1 (5.56%) Twitter
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Life Assurance
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Connect
Salary: Dependent on experience
Posted: 9 days ago