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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 214 221 257
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +36
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 38 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.49% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.08% 1.34% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 31 12 23
Average salary £55,000 £43,750 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% -32.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
1233 1042 1352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 15.89% 15.33% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 983 903 1191
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 December 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 December 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 +8 30 £55,000 +15.78% 3
Cambridgeshire - 5 £31,250 -
Norfolk -8 1 £26,500 -18.46% 1
Essex -13 1 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Suffolk - 1 £30,000 -
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 47 (71.21%) Selenium
2 43 (65.15%) BDD
3 40 (60.61%) Java
4 38 (57.58%) NUnit
4 38 (57.58%) Ruby
5 37 (56.06%) Jenkins
6 34 (51.52%) WATIR
6 34 (51.52%) SpecFlow
7 33 (50.00%) JUnit
8 32 (48.48%) C#
8 32 (48.48%) SQL
9 31 (46.97%) Software Testing
10 30 (45.45%) Test Scripting
11 28 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (42.42%) Open Source
11 28 (42.42%) Calabash
12 26 (39.39%) Web Services
12 26 (39.39%) Test Automation
12 26 (39.39%) Gherkin
13 25 (37.88%) XML
13 25 (37.88%) RESTful
14 24 (36.36%) Automated Testing
14 24 (36.36%) JBehave
15 23 (34.85%) .NET
16 18 (27.27%) JIRA
17 16 (24.24%) OO
17 16 (24.24%) Scrum
18 15 (22.73%) SQL Server
19 14 (21.21%) QA
20 12 (18.18%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (13.64%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (7.58%) Confluence
3 2 (3.03%) Node.js
4 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (6.06%) OpenShift
2 3 (4.55%) GitHub
3 2 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) HTTP
1 2 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.64%) Couchbase
3 5 (7.58%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.03%) Neo4j
5 2 (3.03%) Big Data
5 2 (3.03%) RavenDB
6 1 (1.52%) DbVisualizer
6 1 (1.52%) DB2
Development Applications
1 47 (71.21%) Selenium
2 38 (57.58%) NUnit
3 37 (56.06%) Jenkins
4 34 (51.52%) SpecFlow
4 34 (51.52%) WATIR
5 33 (50.00%) JUnit
6 28 (42.42%) Calabash
7 24 (36.36%) JBehave
8 18 (27.27%) JIRA
9 11 (16.67%) Git (software)
10 10 (15.15%) WebDriver
11 8 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (12.12%) TeamCity
12 5 (7.58%) Fiddler
13 2 (3.03%) WatiN
13 2 (3.03%) Eclipse
13 2 (3.03%) JMeter
13 2 (3.03%) Xcode
13 2 (3.03%) eggPlant
13 2 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 8 (12.12%) Marketing
2 5 (7.58%) Retail
3 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.03%) Finance
4 2 (3.03%) Legal
4 2 (3.03%) Games
5 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (24.24%) Test Engineer
2 13 (19.70%) Tester
2 13 (19.70%) Automation Engineer
3 11 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
4 10 (15.15%) Analyst
4 10 (15.15%) Test Analyst
5 9 (13.64%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) Test Automation Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Senior Tester
6 7 (10.61%) Software Tester
7 6 (9.09%) Senior Software Tester
8 5 (7.58%) Java Engineer
8 5 (7.58%) Senior Java Engineer
9 4 (6.06%) QA Leader
9 4 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (6.06%) Architect
10 3 (4.55%) Junior
10 3 (4.55%) Developer
10 3 (4.55%) QA Tester
10 3 (4.55%) Junior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (39.39%) Web Services
1 26 (39.39%) Gherkin
2 25 (37.88%) XML
2 25 (37.88%) RESTful
3 23 (34.85%) .NET
4 12 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 11 (16.67%) HTML
6 10 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (7.58%) REST
7 5 (7.58%) CSS
8 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.52%) J2EE
9 1 (1.52%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 28 (42.42%) Open Source
2 6 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.03%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.03%) Chemistry
3 2 (3.03%) Biology
3 2 (3.03%) Life Science
4 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.12%) Windows
2 4 (6.06%) Android
3 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (65.15%) BDD
2 31 (46.97%) Software Testing
3 30 (45.45%) Test Scripting
4 28 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (39.39%) Test Automation
6 24 (36.36%) Automated Testing
7 16 (24.24%) OO
7 16 (24.24%) Scrum
8 12 (18.18%) Manual Testing
9 10 (15.15%) MVC
9 10 (15.15%) TDD
10 9 (13.64%) SOA
11 8 (12.12%) Web Development
11 8 (12.12%) Software Architecture
11 8 (12.12%) Test Planning
12 5 (7.58%) DevOps
12 5 (7.58%) Pair Programming
12 5 (7.58%) OOP
12 5 (7.58%) Software Engineering
13 4 (6.06%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (60.61%) Java
2 38 (57.58%) Ruby
3 32 (48.48%) C#
3 32 (48.48%) SQL
4 8 (12.12%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.03%) Perl
5 2 (3.03%) PHP
5 2 (3.03%) C
6 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.52%) Python
6 1 (1.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.52%) ISEB
1 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.52%) Degree
1 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (21.21%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (9.09%) Puppet
3 2 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.58%) Splunk
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle
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