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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 189 182 145
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -37
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 16 26 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.34% 0.52% 1.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.37% 2.98% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 39
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
676 873 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.39% 17.36% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 546 682 518
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,850 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 2015. 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 +2 16 £35,000 +2.94%
Cucumber
Yorkshire

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 20 (86.96%) TDD
1 20 (86.96%) Selenium
2 17 (73.91%) Java
3 16 (69.57%) QA
4 14 (60.87%) Manual Testing
5 13 (56.52%) Test Automation
5 13 (56.52%) Test Scripting
5 13 (56.52%) Software Testing
5 13 (56.52%) Automated Testing
6 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (47.83%) E-business
7 8 (34.78%) Ruby
8 7 (30.43%) .NET
8 7 (30.43%) BDD
9 6 (26.09%) Scrum
10 5 (21.74%) PHP
10 5 (21.74%) Kanban
10 5 (21.74%) Behat
11 4 (17.39%) DevOps
11 4 (17.39%) Test Management
11 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
11 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
11 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
11 4 (17.39%) C#
11 4 (17.39%) C++
11 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (13.04%) CMS
12 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
12 3 (13.04%) QuickTest Pro
12 3 (13.04%) HTML

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 3 (13.04%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Joomla!
2 1 (4.35%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.04%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
1 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (86.96%) Selenium
2 5 (21.74%) Behat
3 3 (13.04%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
4 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (8.70%) Jasmine
4 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
5 1 (4.35%) Subversion
5 1 (4.35%) WATIR
5 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.35%) Sahi
5 1 (4.35%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Analyst
1 14 (60.87%) Test Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Test Leader
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Tester
3 3 (13.04%) Software Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Tester
4 2 (8.70%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.35%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) QA Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) HTML
2 3 (13.04%) CSS
2 3 (13.04%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (13.04%) jQuery
2 3 (13.04%) Sinatra
2 3 (13.04%) Backbone.js
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) XML
3 2 (8.70%) LAMP
4 1 (4.35%) cXML
4 1 (4.35%) Symfony
4 1 (4.35%) CakePHP
4 1 (4.35%) RESTful
4 1 (4.35%) Sass
4 1 (4.35%) LESS
4 1 (4.35%) Ember.js
4 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.35%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
1 3 (13.04%) Open Source
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) TDD
2 14 (60.87%) Manual Testing
3 13 (56.52%) Test Automation
3 13 (56.52%) Test Scripting
3 13 (56.52%) Software Testing
3 13 (56.52%) Automated Testing
4 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (47.83%) E-business
5 7 (30.43%) BDD
6 6 (26.09%) Scrum
7 5 (21.74%) Kanban
8 4 (17.39%) DevOps
8 4 (17.39%) Test Management
8 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
8 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
9 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
9 2 (8.70%) Automation Testing
9 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) Ruby
3 5 (21.74%) PHP
4 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) C#
4 4 (17.39%) C++
5 3 (13.04%) SQL
5 3 (13.04%) CoffeeScript
6 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (69.57%) QA