The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 231 238 265
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +27
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 29 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.37% 0.071% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.29% 0.49% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 20
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -30.76%
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 East of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1269 1025 1414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.20% 14.51% 15.50%
Number of salaries quoted 998 923 1243
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Cucumber
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Cucumber Salary Trend in the East of England

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cucumber across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in the East of England

Cucumber
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Hertfordshire -1 17 £60,000 -20.00% 1
Bedfordshire - 8 - -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £47,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £30,000 -
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 49 (79.03%) Selenium
2 43 (69.35%) Ruby
3 41 (66.13%) BDD
4 36 (58.06%) Java
4 36 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (53.23%) SQL
6 31 (50.00%) C#
7 29 (46.77%) Jenkins
8 28 (45.16%) WATIR
8 28 (45.16%) Test Automation
9 24 (38.71%) Web Services
9 24 (38.71%) OO
10 23 (37.10%) Test Scripting
10 23 (37.10%) SpecFlow
11 22 (35.48%) Software Testing
12 21 (33.87%) Gherkin
13 20 (32.26%) Open Source
13 20 (32.26%) .NET
13 20 (32.26%) JUnit
13 20 (32.26%) NUnit
14 19 (30.65%) Automated Testing
14 19 (30.65%) Scrum
14 19 (30.65%) XML
14 19 (30.65%) Calabash
14 19 (30.65%) RESTful
15 18 (29.03%) JBehave
15 18 (29.03%) TDD
16 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
17 13 (20.97%) QA
18 12 (19.35%) JIRA

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (3.23%) Node.js
1 2 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) SaaS
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.23%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) HTTP
1 2 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (6.45%) MySQL
3 2 (3.23%) Couchbase
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.61%) DbVisualizer
4 1 (1.61%) Big Data
4 1 (1.61%) DB2
Development Applications
1 49 (79.03%) Selenium
2 29 (46.77%) Jenkins
3 28 (45.16%) WATIR
4 23 (37.10%) SpecFlow
5 20 (32.26%) JUnit
5 20 (32.26%) NUnit
6 19 (30.65%) Calabash
7 18 (29.03%) JBehave
8 12 (19.35%) JIRA
9 9 (14.52%) FitNesse
10 6 (9.68%) Git (software)
10 6 (9.68%) WebDriver
11 5 (8.06%) Subversion
12 4 (6.45%) RSpec
13 2 (3.23%) JMeter
13 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
14 1 (1.61%) Xcode
14 1 (1.61%) RubyMine
14 1 (1.61%) eggPlant
General
1 8 (12.90%) Marketing
2 3 (4.84%) Retail
3 2 (3.23%) Games
3 2 (3.23%) Finance
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (19.35%) Tester
1 12 (19.35%) Analyst
1 12 (19.35%) Test Analyst
2 10 (16.13%) Developer
2 10 (16.13%) Test Engineer
2 10 (16.13%) Senior Test Engineer
3 9 (14.52%) Automation Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) Automation Tester
4 7 (11.29%) Lead Tester
5 6 (9.68%) Test Automation Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Lead Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Web Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Web Developer
7 4 (6.45%) QA Leader
7 4 (6.45%) Web Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.71%) Web Services
2 21 (33.87%) Gherkin
3 20 (32.26%) .NET
4 19 (30.65%) XML
4 19 (30.65%) RESTful
5 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET
6 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (11.29%) HTML
8 6 (9.68%) CSS
9 4 (6.45%) Ajax
9 4 (6.45%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (6.45%) CakePHP
9 4 (6.45%) HTML5
10 1 (1.61%) Flash
10 1 (1.61%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (32.26%) Open Source
2 5 (8.06%) User Experience
3 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.23%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.61%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Android
2 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (66.13%) BDD
2 36 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (45.16%) Test Automation
4 24 (38.71%) OO
5 23 (37.10%) Test Scripting
6 22 (35.48%) Software Testing
7 19 (30.65%) Scrum
7 19 (30.65%) Automated Testing
8 18 (29.03%) TDD
9 12 (19.35%) MVC
10 10 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (12.90%) Software Architecture
11 8 (12.90%) Test Planning
11 8 (12.90%) Web Development
12 7 (11.29%) Manual Testing
13 6 (9.68%) E-Commerce
14 5 (8.06%) Regression Testing
14 5 (8.06%) Coaching
14 5 (8.06%) Automation Testing
14 5 (8.06%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 43 (69.35%) Ruby
2 36 (58.06%) Java
3 33 (53.23%) SQL
4 31 (50.00%) C#
5 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.06%) PHP
7 4 (6.45%) C++
7 4 (6.45%) VB.NET
7 4 (6.45%) Python
8 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.61%) ISEB
1 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.61%) Degree
1 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.97%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
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