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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 179 199 229
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +30
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 56 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.96% 0.34% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.09% 2.05% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 50 10 6
Median salary £42,500 £48,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.91% -8.09%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
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
920 876 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.83% 16.47% 13.81%
Number of salaries quoted 797 780 673
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +2 34 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Staffordshire - 9 £40,000 -
Coventry -1 8 £42,500 -1.73% 1
Warwickshire -1 3 - -
Solihull - 2 £56,250 -
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Cucumber also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 56 (65.88%) Java
2 52 (61.18%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (58.82%) Selenium
4 45 (52.94%) Scrum
5 37 (43.53%) Ruby
6 34 (40.00%) Mentoring
7 31 (36.47%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (35.29%) MySQL
9 28 (32.94%) SDLC
10 27 (31.76%) Automated Testing
11 26 (30.59%) JUnit
12 25 (29.41%) Unit Testing
12 25 (29.41%) Jenkins
13 24 (28.24%) BDD
13 24 (28.24%) SOAP
13 24 (28.24%) Web Services
13 24 (28.24%) Software Engineering
14 23 (27.06%) Degree
15 22 (25.88%) JavaScript
15 22 (25.88%) REST
16 21 (24.71%) SQL
16 21 (24.71%) Oracle
17 20 (23.53%) ISTQB
17 20 (23.53%) Hudson
17 20 (23.53%) Functional Testing
17 20 (23.53%) RESTful
18 19 (22.35%) JBehave
18 19 (22.35%) Smart Meter
18 19 (22.35%) PostgreSQL
19 18 (21.18%) HTML

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (17.65%) GlassFish
1 15 (17.65%) JBoss
1 15 (17.65%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.59%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (35.29%) MySQL
2 19 (22.35%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.71%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.35%) DB2
5 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 50 (58.82%) Selenium
2 26 (30.59%) JUnit
3 25 (29.41%) Jenkins
4 20 (23.53%) Hudson
5 19 (22.35%) JBehave
6 18 (21.18%) RSpec
7 17 (20.00%) WATIR
8 11 (12.94%) HP UFT
8 11 (12.94%) WebDriver
9 10 (11.76%) Appium
9 10 (11.76%) Git (software)
10 7 (8.24%) JIRA
11 5 (5.88%) Ant
11 5 (5.88%) Concordion
11 5 (5.88%) NUnit
11 5 (5.88%) SoapUI
12 4 (4.71%) CruiseControl
12 4 (4.71%) Mercurial
12 4 (4.71%) Subversion
12 4 (4.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (17.65%) Billing
2 4 (4.71%) Retail
3 2 (2.35%) Games
4 1 (1.18%) Finance
4 1 (1.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 44 (51.76%) Developer
2 30 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 24 (28.24%) Analyst
4 23 (27.06%) Test Analyst
5 17 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 16 (18.82%) Lead Developer
7 15 (17.65%) Lead Java Developer
8 13 (15.29%) Test Engineer
9 10 (11.76%) Developer in Test
9 10 (11.76%) Senior Developer
10 8 (9.41%) ServiceNow Developer
11 7 (8.24%) Test Automation Engineer
12 5 (5.88%) Junior
12 5 (5.88%) Junior Developer
13 4 (4.71%) .NET Developer
13 4 (4.71%) C# Developer
13 4 (4.71%) Junior .NET Developer
13 4 (4.71%) Junior C# Developer
13 4 (4.71%) Software Analyst
13 4 (4.71%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (28.24%) SOAP
1 24 (28.24%) Web Services
2 22 (25.88%) REST
3 20 (23.53%) RESTful
4 18 (21.18%) HTML
5 17 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 17 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 15 (17.65%) Hibernate
6 15 (17.65%) HornetQ
6 15 (17.65%) Java EE
6 15 (17.65%) JAX-RS
6 15 (17.65%) JMS
7 14 (16.47%) CSS
7 14 (16.47%) Spring
7 14 (16.47%) XML
8 13 (15.29%) AngularJS
9 12 (14.12%) JPA
9 12 (14.12%) RESTEasy
10 5 (5.88%) .NET
11 4 (4.71%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.35%) Smart Meter
2 18 (21.18%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (17.65%) Mathematics
4 8 (9.41%) Management Information System
5 7 (8.24%) CMDB
6 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.71%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.18%) AS400
8 1 (1.18%) Derivative
8 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.18%) Online Games
8 1 (1.18%) User Experience
8 1 (1.18%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.41%) Linux
2 7 (8.24%) Windows
3 1 (1.18%) Android
3 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (61.18%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (52.94%) Scrum
3 34 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 31 (36.47%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (32.94%) SDLC
6 27 (31.76%) Automated Testing
7 25 (29.41%) Unit Testing
8 24 (28.24%) BDD
8 24 (28.24%) Software Engineering
9 20 (23.53%) Functional Testing
10 18 (21.18%) Test Automation
10 18 (21.18%) Test Scripting
11 17 (20.00%) Service Management
12 16 (18.82%) ITIL
12 16 (18.82%) PRINCE2
12 16 (18.82%) SOA
13 15 (17.65%) Coaching
13 15 (17.65%) Dependency Injection
14 14 (16.47%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (15.29%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 56 (65.88%) Java
2 37 (43.53%) Ruby
3 22 (25.88%) JavaScript
4 21 (24.71%) SQL
5 10 (11.76%) C#
6 5 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 5 (5.88%) Perl
7 4 (4.71%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.35%) PHP
8 2 (2.35%) Python
9 1 (1.18%) Groovy
9 1 (1.18%) Scala
9 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (27.06%) Degree
2 20 (23.53%) ISTQB
3 16 (18.82%) ISEB
4 11 (12.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.18%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.12%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) SDET
System Software
1 17 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (17.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (24.71%) Oracle
2 13 (15.29%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.18%) IBM
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