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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 136 127 139
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 12 3 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.51% 0.15% 0.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.39% 0.91% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 21
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
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
354 331 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.01% 16.48% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 291 291 422
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,450 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -5 7 £55,000 -26.66%
Stevenage - 1 £52,000 -
Cucumber
East of England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 25 (86.21%) Selenium
2 22 (75.86%) Ruby
3 19 (65.52%) OO
4 17 (58.62%) Web Services
5 16 (55.17%) Java
5 16 (55.17%) TDD
6 15 (51.72%) BDD
7 13 (44.83%) C#
8 11 (37.93%) SQL
8 11 (37.93%) SpecFlow
8 11 (37.93%) Gherkin
8 11 (37.93%) Software Testing
9 9 (31.03%) Ajax
9 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (31.03%) HTML5
9 9 (31.03%) RSpec
9 9 (31.03%) MySQL
9 9 (31.03%) HTML
9 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
9 9 (31.03%) CSS
9 9 (31.03%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (31.03%) UML
9 9 (31.03%) Calabash
10 8 (27.59%) Scrum
10 8 (27.59%) MVC
10 8 (27.59%) NUnit
10 8 (27.59%) JUnit
10 8 (27.59%) XML
10 8 (27.59%) Python
10 8 (27.59%) PHP

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) MySQL
1 9 (31.03%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (86.21%) Selenium
2 11 (37.93%) SpecFlow
3 9 (31.03%) RSpec
3 9 (31.03%) Calabash
4 8 (27.59%) JBehave
4 8 (27.59%) Jenkins
4 8 (27.59%) WATIR
4 8 (27.59%) JUnit
4 8 (27.59%) NUnit
5 6 (20.69%) Subversion
5 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
6 3 (10.34%) FitNesse
7 2 (6.90%) JIRA
8 1 (3.45%) RubyMine
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Web Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Senior Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Senior Web Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Software Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Web Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Senior Web Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) QA Leader
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Test Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Software Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Ruby Developer
5 3 (10.34%) QA Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) Web Services
2 11 (37.93%) Gherkin
3 9 (31.03%) HTML5
3 9 (31.03%) HTML
3 9 (31.03%) Ajax
3 9 (31.03%) CSS
4 8 (27.59%) RESTful
4 8 (27.59%) Ruby on Rails
4 8 (27.59%) XML
5 6 (20.69%) .NET
6 5 (17.24%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) OO
2 16 (55.17%) TDD
3 15 (51.72%) BDD
4 11 (37.93%) Software Testing
5 9 (31.03%) UML
5 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (27.59%) MVC
6 8 (27.59%) Scrum
6 8 (27.59%) Test Scripting
6 8 (27.59%) Test Automation
7 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
7 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
8 5 (17.24%) Automated Testing
9 4 (13.79%) Automation Testing
10 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (10.34%) Regression Testing
11 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) Ruby
2 16 (55.17%) Java
3 13 (44.83%) C#
4 11 (37.93%) SQL
5 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
6 8 (27.59%) PHP
6 8 (27.59%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) QA