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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 236 264 238
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -26
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 31 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.43% 0.16% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.56% 1.05% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 27 8 25
Average salary £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £65,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
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
1212 1236 1257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.69% 15.65% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 959 1025 1098
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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
Hertfordshire +13 19 £50,000 -6.97%
Cambridgeshire +19 10 £47,500 +26.66%
Bedfordshire +18 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Norfolk - 1 - -
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 54 (79.41%) Selenium
2 39 (57.35%) Java
3 38 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (50.00%) NUnit
5 33 (48.53%) C#
6 29 (42.65%) SpecFlow
7 28 (41.18%) TDD
8 27 (39.71%) Ruby
8 27 (39.71%) Jenkins
9 26 (38.24%) Test Scripting
9 26 (38.24%) BDD
10 25 (36.76%) Test Automation
10 25 (36.76%) SQL
10 25 (36.76%) JUnit
11 24 (35.29%) QA
12 23 (33.82%) Git (software)
13 21 (30.88%) .NET
13 21 (30.88%) Software Testing
14 19 (27.94%) Open Source
15 18 (26.47%) Manual Testing
15 18 (26.47%) XML
15 18 (26.47%) Calabash
16 17 (25.00%) Gherkin
16 17 (25.00%) OO
16 17 (25.00%) Automated Testing
17 16 (23.53%) RESTful
17 16 (23.53%) Web Services
18 15 (22.06%) JBehave
19 14 (20.59%) WATIR
19 14 (20.59%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 10 (14.71%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (7.35%) Confluence
3 3 (4.41%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.94%) Node.js
5 1 (1.47%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (7.35%) OpenShift
2 3 (4.41%) SaaS
2 3 (4.41%) GitHub
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) Couchbase
2 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.35%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.41%) Neo4j
4 3 (4.41%) RavenDB
5 2 (2.94%) DbVisualizer
5 2 (2.94%) DB2
5 2 (2.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 54 (79.41%) Selenium
2 34 (50.00%) NUnit
3 29 (42.65%) SpecFlow
4 27 (39.71%) Jenkins
5 25 (36.76%) JUnit
6 23 (33.82%) Git (software)
7 18 (26.47%) Calabash
8 15 (22.06%) JBehave
9 14 (20.59%) WATIR
10 12 (17.65%) Subversion
10 12 (17.65%) WebDriver
10 12 (17.65%) TeamCity
11 10 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (13.24%) RSpec
12 9 (13.24%) JIRA
13 5 (7.35%) Fiddler
14 4 (5.88%) Jasmine
15 3 (4.41%) Octopus Deploy
15 3 (4.41%) WatiN
15 3 (4.41%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 8 (11.76%) Retail
2 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (32.35%) Tester
2 13 (19.12%) Developer
3 12 (17.65%) Test Engineer
4 10 (14.71%) Software Tester
4 10 (14.71%) Automation Tester
5 9 (13.24%) Senior Tester
5 9 (13.24%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 9 (13.24%) Ruby Developer
5 9 (13.24%) Senior Software Tester
6 7 (10.29%) Automation Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) QA Leader
7 6 (8.82%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Senior Test Engineer
7 6 (8.82%) Architect
8 5 (7.35%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (7.35%) Java Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Senior Java Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Lead Tester
9 4 (5.88%) Junior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.88%) .NET
2 18 (26.47%) XML
3 17 (25.00%) Gherkin
4 16 (23.53%) Web Services
4 16 (23.53%) RESTful
5 12 (17.65%) HTML
6 9 (13.24%) Ruby on Rails
7 6 (8.82%) REST
7 6 (8.82%) ASP.NET
8 4 (5.88%) CSS
8 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (4.41%) Flash
9 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (2.94%) J2EE
11 1 (1.47%) Spring
11 1 (1.47%) HTML5
11 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 1 (1.47%) JSON
11 1 (1.47%) Spring MVC
11 1 (1.47%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.94%) Open Source
2 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.94%) Chemistry
3 2 (2.94%) Biology
3 2 (2.94%) Life Science
4 1 (1.47%) User Experience
4 1 (1.47%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.88%) Android
2 3 (4.41%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (41.18%) TDD
3 26 (38.24%) Test Scripting
3 26 (38.24%) BDD
4 25 (36.76%) Test Automation
5 21 (30.88%) Software Testing
6 18 (26.47%) Manual Testing
7 17 (25.00%) Automated Testing
7 17 (25.00%) OO
8 14 (20.59%) Scrum
9 13 (19.12%) OOP
10 12 (17.65%) Software Engineering
11 11 (16.18%) Kanban
12 10 (14.71%) SOA
13 9 (13.24%) UML
14 7 (10.29%) Test Management
15 6 (8.82%) DevOps
15 6 (8.82%) Test Strategy
16 5 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
16 5 (7.35%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 39 (57.35%) Java
2 33 (48.53%) C#
3 27 (39.71%) Ruby
4 25 (36.76%) SQL
5 11 (16.18%) JavaScript
6 8 (11.76%) C++
7 2 (2.94%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.94%) Perl
8 1 (1.47%) PHP
8 1 (1.47%) Python
8 1 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) ISEB
3 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (35.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) Puppet
2 3 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (7.35%) Oracle
1 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
1 5 (7.35%) Splunk
2 1 (1.47%) TIBCO
2 1 (1.47%) hybris