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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 238 236 255
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +19
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 25 5 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 0.069% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.95% 0.44% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 25
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -34.61%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
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
1282 1145 1470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.64% 15.87% 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1048 1052 1262
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 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 2 September 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 2 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
Hertfordshire 0 13 £55,000 +29.41% 4
Bedfordshire - 9 £75,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire -5 5 £47,500 +31.03%
Suffolk - 1 £30,000 -
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 45 (80.36%) Selenium
2 36 (64.29%) Ruby
3 31 (55.36%) BDD
4 30 (53.57%) Java
5 27 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (46.43%) OO
7 24 (42.86%) SQL
8 23 (41.07%) C#
9 22 (39.29%) TDD
10 20 (35.71%) Scrum
11 19 (33.93%) Web Services
11 19 (33.93%) Test Automation
12 18 (32.14%) .NET
13 17 (30.36%) WATIR
14 16 (28.57%) Jenkins
14 16 (28.57%) Automated Testing
15 15 (26.79%) Software Testing
16 14 (25.00%) MVC
16 14 (25.00%) SpecFlow
16 14 (25.00%) Test Scripting
17 13 (23.21%) Gherkin
18 12 (21.43%) QA
19 11 (19.64%) CSS
19 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
19 11 (19.64%) HTML
19 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
20 10 (17.86%) JUnit
20 10 (17.86%) JIRA
20 10 (17.86%) NUnit
20 10 (17.86%) FitNesse

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) SaaS
2 1 (1.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) Internet
2 2 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.07%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (16.07%) MySQL
3 1 (1.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 45 (80.36%) Selenium
2 17 (30.36%) WATIR
3 16 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 14 (25.00%) SpecFlow
5 10 (17.86%) Calabash
5 10 (17.86%) JIRA
5 10 (17.86%) NUnit
5 10 (17.86%) JUnit
5 10 (17.86%) FitNesse
5 10 (17.86%) RSpec
6 9 (16.07%) JBehave
7 6 (10.71%) WebDriver
7 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
7 6 (10.71%) Subversion
8 2 (3.57%) JMeter
8 2 (3.57%) MSTest
9 1 (1.79%) MSBuild
9 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.79%) Xcode
9 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (10.71%) Marketing
2 2 (3.57%) Games
3 1 (1.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) Developer
2 12 (21.43%) Tester
3 11 (19.64%) Analyst
3 11 (19.64%) Test Analyst
4 8 (14.29%) Test Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Automation Tester
5 7 (12.50%) Lead Tester
6 6 (10.71%) Web Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Senior Web Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Senior Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Senior Test Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) Senior Web Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Lead Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) QA Leader
9 3 (5.36%) Software Manager
9 3 (5.36%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.93%) Web Services
2 18 (32.14%) .NET
3 13 (23.21%) Gherkin
4 11 (19.64%) HTML
4 11 (19.64%) CSS
5 9 (16.07%) XML
5 9 (16.07%) Ajax
5 9 (16.07%) HTML5
5 9 (16.07%) RESTful
6 8 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
7 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET
8 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (8.93%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Open Source
2 3 (5.36%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.36%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.79%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Windows
2 4 (7.14%) Linux
3 2 (3.57%) Android
4 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (55.36%) BDD
2 27 (48.21%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (46.43%) OO
4 22 (39.29%) TDD
5 20 (35.71%) Scrum
6 19 (33.93%) Test Automation
7 16 (28.57%) Automated Testing
8 15 (26.79%) Software Testing
9 14 (25.00%) Test Scripting
9 14 (25.00%) MVC
10 9 (16.07%) UML
11 8 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (10.71%) Manual Testing
12 6 (10.71%) Web Development
12 6 (10.71%) E-Commerce
12 6 (10.71%) Regression Testing
12 6 (10.71%) Software Engineering
12 6 (10.71%) Software Architecture
12 6 (10.71%) Test Planning
13 5 (8.93%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (64.29%) Ruby
2 30 (53.57%) Java
3 24 (42.86%) SQL
4 23 (41.07%) C#
5 11 (19.64%) JavaScript
6 9 (16.07%) PHP
7 8 (14.29%) Python
8 5 (8.93%) C++
9 4 (7.14%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.57%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
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