The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 147 170 157
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -13
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 27 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.74% 0.093% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.14% 0.56% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 25 3 12
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £38,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.66% -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 East Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
525 532 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.42% 16.47% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 435 458 431
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,750 £47,000
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 East Midlands

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Cucumber
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Cucumber Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cucumber across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Cucumber
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 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
Nottinghamshire +12 15 £42,500 +10.38%
Northamptonshire - 10 £65,000 - 1
Derbyshire - 2 £50,000 -
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East 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 34 (97.14%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (65.71%) Finance
2 23 (65.71%) Java
3 20 (57.14%) Oracle
4 18 (51.43%) Apache
4 18 (51.43%) JMS
4 18 (51.43%) WebSphere MQ
4 18 (51.43%) WebSphere Application Server
4 18 (51.43%) C++
4 18 (51.43%) Solaris
4 18 (51.43%) Linux
4 18 (51.43%) FIX Protocol
4 18 (51.43%) WebSphere
4 18 (51.43%) Degree
4 18 (51.43%) Oracle RAC
4 18 (51.43%) GlassFish
4 18 (51.43%) Groovy
4 18 (51.43%) Git (software)
4 18 (51.43%) Jenkins
5 16 (45.71%) BDD
6 15 (42.86%) Retail
7 14 (40.00%) E-Commerce
8 13 (37.14%) Configuration Management
8 13 (37.14%) FpML
8 13 (37.14%) XML
8 13 (37.14%) Subversion
8 13 (37.14%) Software Engineering
8 13 (37.14%) Scrum
8 13 (37.14%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (31.43%) Test Automation

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East 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 18 (51.43%) WebSphere Application Server
1 18 (51.43%) Apache
1 18 (51.43%) WebSphere
1 18 (51.43%) GlassFish
Development Applications
1 18 (51.43%) Git (software)
1 18 (51.43%) Jenkins
2 13 (37.14%) Subversion
3 9 (25.71%) Calabash
4 6 (17.14%) Selenium
5 3 (8.57%) WebDriver
6 2 (5.71%) Maven
6 2 (5.71%) JUnit
7 1 (2.86%) Xcode
7 1 (2.86%) JIRA
7 1 (2.86%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.86%) FitNesse
7 1 (2.86%) eggPlant
General
1 23 (65.71%) Finance
2 15 (42.86%) Retail
3 5 (14.29%) Retail Banking
3 5 (14.29%) Games
3 5 (14.29%) Banking
3 5 (14.29%) Front Office
4 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Developer
2 16 (45.71%) C++ Developer
3 13 (37.14%) C++ Software Engineer
3 13 (37.14%) Software Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) ScrumMaster
5 5 (14.29%) Project Manager
6 4 (11.43%) Business Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Tester
6 4 (11.43%) Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Tester
7 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Graduate
8 1 (2.86%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Agile Tester
8 1 (2.86%) Agile Coach
8 1 (2.86%) Lead Software Developer
8 1 (2.86%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (51.43%) JMS
1 18 (51.43%) WebSphere MQ
1 18 (51.43%) FIX Protocol
2 13 (37.14%) FpML
2 13 (37.14%) XML
3 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
3 2 (5.71%) Spring
3 2 (5.71%) Web Services
4 1 (2.86%) .NET
4 1 (2.86%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (25.71%) Mobile App
3 4 (11.43%) Mathematics
3 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.71%) User Experience
5 1 (2.86%) Open Source
5 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Solaris
1 18 (51.43%) Linux
2 10 (28.57%) Android
3 9 (25.71%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (97.14%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (45.71%) BDD
3 14 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 13 (37.14%) Configuration Management
4 13 (37.14%) Scrum
4 13 (37.14%) Software Engineering
5 11 (31.43%) Test Automation
6 9 (25.71%) TDD
6 9 (25.71%) Mobile Commerce
7 5 (14.29%) Kanban
7 5 (14.29%) OO
8 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
8 4 (11.43%) User Stories
9 2 (5.71%) Automation Testing
9 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.71%) Multithreading
10 1 (2.86%) Web Testing
10 1 (2.86%) Regression Testing
10 1 (2.86%) Extreme Programming
10 1 (2.86%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (65.71%) Java
2 18 (51.43%) C++
2 18 (51.43%) Groovy
3 7 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (8.57%) Python
4 3 (8.57%) Ruby
4 3 (8.57%) C#
5 2 (5.71%) Perl
6 1 (2.86%) PHP
6 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (51.43%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 18 (51.43%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) Cognizant