The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 150 139 165
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +26
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 54 41 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.11% 1.12% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.37% 6.97% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 41 33 13
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £35,000 £58,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Cucumber
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
645 588 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.23% 16.00% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 511 472 448
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Cucumber
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Cucumber Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cucumber across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Cucumber
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the West Yorkshire 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
Leeds -17 52 £42,500 +25.00% 3
Halifax - 1 £35,000 -
Cucumber
Yorkshire

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 92 (98.92%) Selenium
2 63 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (61.29%) Web Services
3 57 (61.29%) BDD
4 53 (56.99%) SQL
4 53 (56.99%) TDD
5 51 (54.84%) Java
6 43 (46.24%) Scrum
6 43 (46.24%) JBehave
7 39 (41.94%) SOAP
7 39 (41.94%) XML
8 38 (40.86%) JUnit
9 37 (39.78%) Maven
10 33 (35.48%) Spring
10 33 (35.48%) JDBC
10 33 (35.48%) Hibernate
11 32 (34.41%) ActiveMQ
11 32 (34.41%) JMeter
11 32 (34.41%) MySQL
11 32 (34.41%) Oracle
11 32 (34.41%) JBoss
11 32 (34.41%) Business Intelligence
11 32 (34.41%) Enterprise Architecture
11 32 (34.41%) Spring MVC
11 32 (34.41%) JSON
11 32 (34.41%) REST
11 32 (34.41%) Apache Wicket
11 32 (34.41%) Big Data
11 32 (34.41%) Apache Camel
12 30 (32.26%) Test Management

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 29 (31.18%) Tomcat
2 21 (22.58%) WebSphere
3 7 (7.53%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (34.41%) MySQL
1 32 (34.41%) Big Data
2 9 (9.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 92 (98.92%) Selenium
2 43 (46.24%) JBehave
3 38 (40.86%) JUnit
4 37 (39.78%) Maven
5 32 (34.41%) JMeter
6 18 (19.35%) FitNesse
7 17 (18.28%) SpecFlow
8 16 (17.20%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (13.98%) Git (software)
10 12 (12.90%) QuickTest Pro
10 12 (12.90%) Jenkins
11 11 (11.83%) Behat
12 10 (10.75%) SoapUI
13 9 (9.68%) Subversion
13 9 (9.68%) Capybara
14 7 (7.53%) WebDriver
15 4 (4.30%) Ant
16 2 (2.15%) WATIR
17 1 (1.08%) NUnit
17 1 (1.08%) RSpec
General
1 22 (23.66%) Telecoms
2 9 (9.68%) Finance
3 8 (8.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (29.03%) Developer
2 25 (26.88%) Java Developer
3 23 (24.73%) Analyst
3 23 (24.73%) Test Analyst
4 18 (19.35%) Agile Test Analyst
5 17 (18.28%) Test Manager
6 12 (12.90%) Test Engineer
7 9 (9.68%) Test Leader
8 8 (8.60%) Lead Developer
8 8 (8.60%) QA Analyst
9 7 (7.53%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (7.53%) Lead Java Developer
9 7 (7.53%) Senior Developer
9 7 (7.53%) Team Leader
10 5 (5.38%) Principal Engineer
11 4 (4.30%) QA Test Manager
11 4 (4.30%) Tester
11 4 (4.30%) Test Team Leader
11 4 (4.30%) QA Manager
12 3 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (61.29%) Web Services
2 39 (41.94%) XML
2 39 (41.94%) SOAP
3 33 (35.48%) JDBC
3 33 (35.48%) Hibernate
3 33 (35.48%) Spring
4 32 (34.41%) ActiveMQ
4 32 (34.41%) JSON
4 32 (34.41%) Spring MVC
4 32 (34.41%) Apache Wicket
4 32 (34.41%) REST
4 32 (34.41%) Apache Camel
5 29 (31.18%) AngularJS
5 29 (31.18%) JPA
5 29 (31.18%) RESTful
5 29 (31.18%) JMS
6 26 (27.96%) .NET
7 22 (23.66%) WebSphere MQ
8 17 (18.28%) XSD
9 16 (17.20%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.66%) UNIX
1 22 (23.66%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (67.74%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (61.29%) BDD
3 53 (56.99%) TDD
4 43 (46.24%) Scrum
5 32 (34.41%) Business Intelligence
5 32 (34.41%) Enterprise Architecture
6 30 (32.26%) Test Management
7 22 (23.66%) Test Automation
7 22 (23.66%) Dependency Injection
7 22 (23.66%) Complex Event Processing
8 19 (20.43%) User Stories
8 19 (20.43%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (17.20%) Information Management
9 16 (17.20%) Automation Testing
10 15 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (12.90%) Test Strategy
12 10 (10.75%) MVC
12 10 (10.75%) UML
12 10 (10.75%) System Testing
12 10 (10.75%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 53 (56.99%) SQL
2 51 (54.84%) Java
3 22 (23.66%) C#
4 18 (19.35%) JavaScript
5 12 (12.90%) Ruby
6 11 (11.83%) PHP
6 11 (11.83%) C++
7 3 (3.23%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.08%) Groovy
8 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (13.98%) ISEB
2 9 (9.68%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (32.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 16 (17.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (34.41%) Oracle
1 32 (34.41%) JBoss
2 16 (17.20%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.20%) HP