The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 370 420 398
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -22
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 79 35 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.20% 1.00% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 66 28 50
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £27,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £52,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3593 3498 3110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 16.90% 14.88% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3019 2963 2662
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Cucumber
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Cucumber Salary Trend in the South East

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cucumber across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in the South East

Cucumber
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
East Sussex - 28 £60,000 -
Berkshire +5 18 £57,500 +48.38% 1
West Sussex - 16 £50,000 -
Hampshire -9 10 £33,500 -16.25% 5
Surrey +24 5 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 130 (72.63%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (51.96%) Java
2 93 (51.96%) Selenium
2 93 (51.96%) BDD
3 82 (45.81%) TDD
4 74 (41.34%) C#
5 61 (34.08%) ISEB
6 55 (30.73%) Continuous Integration
7 52 (29.05%) Scrum
8 50 (27.93%) QuickTest Pro
9 47 (26.26%) SQL
10 46 (25.70%) JUnit
11 44 (24.58%) Software Engineering
12 43 (24.02%) Automated Testing
12 43 (24.02%) Test Automation
13 41 (22.91%) Spring
14 40 (22.35%) OO
14 40 (22.35%) ISTQB
14 40 (22.35%) Jenkins
15 38 (21.23%) WebDriver
15 38 (21.23%) Hibernate
16 36 (20.11%) Finance
16 36 (20.11%) Ruby
16 36 (20.11%) JIRA
17 34 (18.99%) QA
18 31 (17.32%) .NET
18 31 (17.32%) SpecFlow
19 30 (16.76%) Java EE
19 30 (16.76%) JMS
20 28 (15.64%) Python

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 21 (11.73%) WebSphere
2 20 (11.17%) Jetty
3 13 (7.26%) IIS
3 13 (7.26%) Confluence
4 9 (5.03%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.23%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.23%) JBoss
6 1 (0.56%) Apache
6 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.56%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 17 (9.50%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.70%) Mingle
3 2 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.23%) AMQP
1 4 (2.23%) Internet
2 3 (1.68%) Wireless
3 1 (0.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.53%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.26%) RavenDB
3 5 (2.79%) MySQL
4 4 (2.23%) Hazelcast
4 4 (2.23%) Big Data
4 4 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.68%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 93 (51.96%) Selenium
2 50 (27.93%) QuickTest Pro
3 46 (25.70%) JUnit
4 40 (22.35%) Jenkins
5 38 (21.23%) WebDriver
6 36 (20.11%) JIRA
7 31 (17.32%) SpecFlow
8 24 (13.41%) NUnit
9 23 (12.85%) Eclipse
10 20 (11.17%) jMock
11 19 (10.61%) TestNG
11 19 (10.61%) RSpec
12 18 (10.06%) IntelliJ
12 18 (10.06%) Rhino Mocks
12 18 (10.06%) Git (software)
13 15 (8.38%) Maven
14 14 (7.82%) WATIR
15 13 (7.26%) JMeter
15 13 (7.26%) ReSharper
15 13 (7.26%) TeamCity
General
1 36 (20.11%) Finance
2 13 (7.26%) Back Office
2 13 (7.26%) Retail
3 10 (5.59%) Advertising
4 8 (4.47%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.91%) Marketing
6 5 (2.79%) Electronics
7 3 (1.68%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (31.28%) Developer
2 45 (25.14%) Analyst
3 32 (17.88%) Test Analyst
4 28 (15.64%) Test Manager
5 25 (13.97%) Software Engineer
6 24 (13.41%) Java Developer
7 21 (11.73%) Senior Developer
8 18 (10.06%) Software Developer
9 15 (8.38%) Senior Java Developer
10 13 (7.26%) Business Analyst
10 13 (7.26%) Tester
11 11 (6.15%) QA Engineer
12 9 (5.03%) Test Engineer
13 7 (3.91%) Automation Tester
13 7 (3.91%) Automation Analyst
14 6 (3.35%) Automation Test Analyst
14 6 (3.35%) Programme Test Manager
14 6 (3.35%) Programme Manager
14 6 (3.35%) Junior
14 6 (3.35%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (22.91%) Spring
2 38 (21.23%) Hibernate
3 31 (17.32%) .NET
4 30 (16.76%) Java EE
4 30 (16.76%) JMS
5 26 (14.53%) REST
6 24 (13.41%) HTML
6 24 (13.41%) CSS
7 22 (12.29%) WebSphere MQ
7 22 (12.29%) ASP.NET
7 22 (12.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (11.17%) Struts
9 19 (10.61%) Spring MVC
10 18 (10.06%) Gherkin
10 18 (10.06%) NHibernate
11 17 (9.50%) Web Services
12 15 (8.38%) JAX-RS
13 14 (7.82%) jQuery
14 13 (7.26%) MSMQ
14 13 (7.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.26%) Mobile App
2 11 (6.15%) Open Source
2 11 (6.15%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.91%) Kindle
3 7 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (2.79%) iPad
6 3 (1.68%) DTV
6 3 (1.68%) Social Media
7 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.56%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.56%) FMCG
7 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.56%) Physics
7 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 27 (15.08%) Linux
2 22 (12.29%) UNIX
3 5 (2.79%) Windows
4 2 (1.12%) Android
5 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (72.63%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (51.96%) BDD
3 82 (45.81%) TDD
4 55 (30.73%) Continuous Integration
5 52 (29.05%) Scrum
6 44 (24.58%) Software Engineering
7 43 (24.02%) Automated Testing
7 43 (24.02%) Test Automation
8 40 (22.35%) OO
9 27 (15.08%) Pair Programming
10 24 (13.41%) E-Commerce
11 21 (11.73%) Domain-Driven Design
11 21 (11.73%) System Testing
11 21 (11.73%) OOD
12 20 (11.17%) MVC
13 18 (10.06%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (10.06%) Test Management
13 18 (10.06%) Test Scripting
14 14 (7.82%) Performance Testing
14 14 (7.82%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (51.96%) Java
2 74 (41.34%) C#
3 47 (26.26%) SQL
4 36 (20.11%) Ruby
5 28 (15.64%) Python
6 25 (13.97%) JavaScript
7 19 (10.61%) VB.NET
8 13 (7.26%) PL/SQL
9 12 (6.70%) VB
10 7 (3.91%) VBScript
10 7 (3.91%) PHP
11 6 (3.35%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.23%) Perl
12 4 (2.23%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.68%) Tcl
13 3 (1.68%) C
14 2 (1.12%) C++
15 1 (0.56%) HQL
Qualifications
1 61 (34.08%) ISEB
2 40 (22.35%) ISTQB
3 25 (13.97%) Degree
4 16 (8.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (3.91%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (2.23%) MCPD
6 4 (2.23%) MCP
6 4 (2.23%) HND
6 4 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.12%) CSQA
8 1 (0.56%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (18.99%) QA
2 7 (3.91%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (6.15%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (12.85%) Microsoft
2 22 (12.29%) Atlassian
3 17 (9.50%) Oracle
4 14 (7.82%) Endeca
5 13 (7.26%) RedPrairie
6 8 (4.47%) SAP
7 6 (3.35%) hybris
8 4 (2.23%) HP
8 4 (2.23%) TOWER Software
9 2 (1.12%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.56%) Google
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