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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 120 125 147
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +22
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 30 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.29% 0.26% 0.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.26% 1.59% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 18
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -26.92%
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
363 314 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.61% 16.58% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 305 265 444
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 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
Watford -3 14 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 7 £60,000 -
St Albans - 3 £55,000 -
Cucumber
East of England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 35 (79.55%) NUnit
1 35 (79.55%) Selenium
1 35 (79.55%) BDD
2 34 (77.27%) SpecFlow
2 34 (77.27%) Java
3 33 (75.00%) JUnit
3 33 (75.00%) Jenkins
4 29 (65.91%) C#
4 29 (65.91%) SQL
4 29 (65.91%) Ruby
5 28 (63.64%) Open Source
6 27 (61.36%) Software Testing
7 25 (56.82%) Test Scripting
7 25 (56.82%) XML
7 25 (56.82%) Test Automation
7 25 (56.82%) RESTful
7 25 (56.82%) Calabash
8 24 (54.55%) Gherkin
8 24 (54.55%) JBehave
8 24 (54.55%) Web Services
8 24 (54.55%) WATIR
9 15 (34.09%) OO
10 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (25.00%) .NET
12 10 (22.73%) Automated Testing
12 10 (22.73%) Git (software)
13 9 (20.45%) Couchbase
13 9 (20.45%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (20.45%) HTML
13 9 (20.45%) SOA

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 9 (20.45%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (11.36%) Confluence
3 2 (4.55%) Node.js
4 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (9.09%) OpenShift
2 2 (4.55%) GitHub
3 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) Couchbase
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.36%) NoSQL
4 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.27%) DB2
5 1 (2.27%) RavenDB
5 1 (2.27%) DbVisualizer
5 1 (2.27%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 35 (79.55%) NUnit
1 35 (79.55%) Selenium
2 34 (77.27%) SpecFlow
3 33 (75.00%) Jenkins
3 33 (75.00%) JUnit
4 25 (56.82%) Calabash
5 24 (54.55%) WATIR
5 24 (54.55%) JBehave
6 10 (22.73%) Git (software)
7 7 (15.91%) TeamCity
8 6 (13.64%) JIRA
8 6 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (11.36%) Fiddler
10 2 (4.55%) WebDriver
11 1 (2.27%) RubyMine
11 1 (2.27%) Jasmine
11 1 (2.27%) Subversion
11 1 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (11.36%) Retail
2 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Legal
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Automation Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Test Automation Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Test Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Senior Test Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Tester
4 6 (13.64%) Senior Tester
4 6 (13.64%) Software Tester
4 6 (13.64%) Senior Software Tester
5 5 (11.36%) Java Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Senior Java Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) QA Leader
6 4 (9.09%) Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (56.82%) XML
1 25 (56.82%) RESTful
2 24 (54.55%) Web Services
2 24 (54.55%) Gherkin
3 11 (25.00%) .NET
4 9 (20.45%) HTML
5 5 (11.36%) REST
6 3 (6.82%) CSS
7 1 (2.27%) J2EE
7 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.27%) Flash
7 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 28 (63.64%) Open Source
2 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (79.55%) BDD
2 27 (61.36%) Software Testing
3 25 (56.82%) Test Scripting
3 25 (56.82%) Test Automation
4 15 (34.09%) OO
5 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (22.73%) Automated Testing
7 9 (20.45%) SOA
8 8 (18.18%) TDD
9 5 (11.36%) Pair Programming
9 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
9 5 (11.36%) OOP
9 5 (11.36%) DevOps
9 5 (11.36%) Manual Testing
10 3 (6.82%) Test Strategy
10 3 (6.82%) Coaching
10 3 (6.82%) Test Management
10 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
11 2 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 34 (77.27%) Java
2 29 (65.91%) SQL
2 29 (65.91%) Ruby
2 29 (65.91%) C#
3 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) ISEB
1 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
1 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Puppet
2 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Splunk
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
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