The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 113 130 139
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 30 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.45% 0.29% 0.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.96% 1.83% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 25 3 19
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 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Cucumber
East of 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 Hertfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
377 328 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.19% 15.69% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 285 252 367
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Cucumber Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Cucumber
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Watford 0 6 £55,000 -16.03%
St Albans - 6 £55,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £65,000 -
Cucumber
East of England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 38 (77.55%) Selenium
2 37 (75.51%) NUnit
3 34 (69.39%) SpecFlow
4 31 (63.27%) Java
4 31 (63.27%) JUnit
5 30 (61.22%) Jenkins
6 29 (59.18%) BDD
7 28 (57.14%) C#
7 28 (57.14%) Ruby
8 27 (55.10%) SQL
9 25 (51.02%) Open Source
10 23 (46.94%) Software Testing
11 21 (42.86%) Test Automation
12 20 (40.82%) RESTful
12 20 (40.82%) Test Scripting
12 20 (40.82%) JBehave
12 20 (40.82%) XML
13 19 (38.78%) Web Services
13 19 (38.78%) WATIR
13 19 (38.78%) Git (software)
13 19 (38.78%) Gherkin
13 19 (38.78%) Calabash
14 18 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (36.73%) .NET
15 12 (24.49%) TeamCity
16 11 (22.45%) Elasticsearch
16 11 (22.45%) Couchbase
16 11 (22.45%) SOA
16 11 (22.45%) TDD
17 10 (20.41%) Automated Testing

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 11 (22.45%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (10.20%) Confluence
3 3 (6.12%) Node.js
4 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.04%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (12.24%) OpenShift
2 3 (6.12%) SaaS
2 3 (6.12%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) Couchbase
2 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.24%) Oracle Database
4 5 (10.20%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.12%) RavenDB
5 3 (6.12%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.04%) DbVisualizer
6 1 (2.04%) DB2
Development Applications
1 38 (77.55%) Selenium
2 37 (75.51%) NUnit
3 34 (69.39%) SpecFlow
4 31 (63.27%) JUnit
5 30 (61.22%) Jenkins
6 20 (40.82%) JBehave
7 19 (38.78%) Git (software)
7 19 (38.78%) Calabash
7 19 (38.78%) WATIR
8 12 (24.49%) TeamCity
9 9 (18.37%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (14.29%) Subversion
11 6 (12.24%) JIRA
12 5 (10.20%) Fiddler
12 5 (10.20%) RSpec
12 5 (10.20%) WebDriver
13 4 (8.16%) Jasmine
14 3 (6.12%) Octopus Deploy
15 1 (2.04%) Zephyr
15 1 (2.04%) TestNG
General
1 8 (16.33%) Retail
2 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.12%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Automation Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) Tester
3 9 (18.37%) Software Tester
3 9 (18.37%) Test Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) Senior Tester
3 9 (18.37%) Senior Test Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) Senior Software Tester
3 9 (18.37%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) Test Automation Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Architect
5 6 (12.24%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (12.24%) QA Leader
6 5 (10.20%) Java Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Senior Java Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Ruby Developer
7 3 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.12%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.82%) XML
1 20 (40.82%) RESTful
2 19 (38.78%) Gherkin
2 19 (38.78%) Web Services
3 18 (36.73%) .NET
4 10 (20.41%) HTML
5 5 (10.20%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (10.20%) REST
6 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET
6 3 (6.12%) CSS
7 2 (4.08%) Flash
8 1 (2.04%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (51.02%) Open Source
2 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) BDD
2 23 (46.94%) Software Testing
3 21 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 20 (40.82%) Test Scripting
5 18 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (22.45%) TDD
6 11 (22.45%) SOA
7 10 (20.41%) Automated Testing
7 10 (20.41%) OO
8 7 (14.29%) Test Management
9 6 (12.24%) Test Strategy
10 5 (10.20%) DevOps
10 5 (10.20%) UML
10 5 (10.20%) OOP
10 5 (10.20%) Pair Programming
10 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
11 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (6.12%) MVC
11 3 (6.12%) Manual Testing
12 2 (4.08%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (63.27%) Java
2 28 (57.14%) C#
2 28 (57.14%) Ruby
3 27 (55.10%) SQL
4 9 (18.37%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) ISEB
1 2 (4.08%) ISTQB
1 2 (4.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (18.37%) Puppet
2 3 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle
2 5 (10.20%) Splunk
3 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.04%) hybris