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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 129 135 148
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 17 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.79% 0.30% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.72% 1.98% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 12
Average salary £50,000 £53,750 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% -17.30%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
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
360 354 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.71% 15.21% 15.68%
Number of salaries quoted 280 268 359
Average salary £50,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 31 March 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 31 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
Watford +2 3 - -
St Albans - 3 £55,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £65,000 -
Cucumber
East of England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 36 (76.60%) Selenium
2 30 (63.83%) NUnit
3 27 (57.45%) SpecFlow
4 25 (53.19%) Ruby
4 25 (53.19%) Java
5 24 (51.06%) JUnit
6 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (48.94%) Jenkins
7 22 (46.81%) Git (software)
7 22 (46.81%) BDD
7 22 (46.81%) SQL
8 21 (44.68%) C#
9 18 (38.30%) Open Source
10 17 (36.17%) .NET
10 17 (36.17%) Software Testing
11 16 (34.04%) TDD
11 16 (34.04%) Test Automation
12 15 (31.91%) RESTful
12 15 (31.91%) Test Scripting
12 15 (31.91%) Gherkin
12 15 (31.91%) XML
13 14 (29.79%) JBehave
14 13 (27.66%) Calabash
14 13 (27.66%) Web Services
14 13 (27.66%) WATIR
15 12 (25.53%) Subversion
15 12 (25.53%) TeamCity
16 11 (23.40%) HTML
16 11 (23.40%) Automated Testing
17 10 (21.28%) SOA

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 10 (21.28%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (10.64%) Confluence
3 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.26%) Node.js
5 1 (2.13%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (10.64%) OpenShift
2 3 (6.38%) SaaS
2 3 (6.38%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) Couchbase
2 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.64%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.38%) Neo4j
4 3 (6.38%) RavenDB
5 2 (4.26%) DbVisualizer
5 2 (4.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 36 (76.60%) Selenium
2 30 (63.83%) NUnit
3 27 (57.45%) SpecFlow
4 24 (51.06%) JUnit
5 23 (48.94%) Jenkins
6 22 (46.81%) Git (software)
7 14 (29.79%) JBehave
8 13 (27.66%) Calabash
8 13 (27.66%) WATIR
9 12 (25.53%) TeamCity
9 12 (25.53%) Subversion
10 9 (19.15%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (19.15%) RSpec
11 6 (12.77%) WebDriver
11 6 (12.77%) JIRA
12 5 (10.64%) Fiddler
13 4 (8.51%) Jasmine
14 3 (6.38%) Octopus Deploy
15 1 (2.13%) Zephyr
15 1 (2.13%) TestNG
General
1 8 (17.02%) Retail
2 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Developer
2 11 (23.40%) Tester
3 9 (19.15%) Senior Tester
3 9 (19.15%) Software Tester
3 9 (19.15%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Ruby Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Senior Software Tester
4 6 (12.77%) Automation Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) QA Leader
5 5 (10.64%) Test Automation Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Java Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Java Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (10.64%) Architect
5 5 (10.64%) Test Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.17%) .NET
2 15 (31.91%) XML
2 15 (31.91%) RESTful
2 15 (31.91%) Gherkin
3 13 (27.66%) Web Services
4 11 (23.40%) HTML
5 9 (19.15%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (10.64%) REST
7 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (6.38%) Flash
7 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET
7 3 (6.38%) CSS
8 2 (4.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (38.30%) Open Source
2 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (46.81%) BDD
3 17 (36.17%) Software Testing
4 16 (34.04%) TDD
4 16 (34.04%) Test Automation
5 15 (31.91%) Test Scripting
6 11 (23.40%) Automated Testing
7 10 (21.28%) SOA
8 9 (19.15%) UML
9 8 (17.02%) OO
10 7 (14.89%) Test Management
11 6 (12.77%) Test Strategy
12 5 (10.64%) DevOps
12 5 (10.64%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
12 5 (10.64%) OOP
12 5 (10.64%) Pair Programming
13 3 (6.38%) Document Management
13 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (6.38%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 25 (53.19%) Java
1 25 (53.19%) Ruby
2 22 (46.81%) SQL
3 21 (44.68%) C#
4 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) ISEB
1 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) Puppet
2 3 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Oracle
1 5 (10.64%) Splunk
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.13%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.13%) hybris