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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 276 382 311
Rank change year-on-year
+106 -71
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 167 59 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.77% 0.28% 0.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.93% 2.00% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 71 44 140
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
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
3386 2952 3170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 15.70% 13.89% 13.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2754 2578 2761
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 October 2014.

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 October 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
Hampshire +53 82 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Surrey +21 30 £30,000 -42.85% 3
East Sussex +1 30 £35,000 -4.10% 3
Berkshire +8 14 £48,250 +20.62%
Sussex - 6 - -
Buckinghamshire +3 4 £42,500 +8.97%
Kent 0 2 £65,000 +44.44%
Oxfordshire 0 1 £52,500 +61.53% 1
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

1 196 (84.12%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (66.09%) BDD
3 153 (65.67%) Git (software)
4 150 (64.38%) TDD
5 148 (63.52%) Ruby
6 146 (62.66%) JavaScript
7 141 (60.52%) JIRA
8 138 (59.23%) E-Commerce
9 123 (52.79%) HTML
10 122 (52.36%) Continuous Integration
11 116 (49.79%) C#
11 116 (49.79%) .NET
12 115 (49.36%) QA
13 111 (47.64%) Selenium
14 109 (46.78%) SQL Server
15 108 (46.35%) WATIR
16 106 (45.49%) MVC
17 104 (44.64%) jQuery
18 103 (44.21%) Pair Programming
18 103 (44.21%) CSS
18 103 (44.21%) ERP
18 103 (44.21%) Business Intelligence
19 101 (43.35%) Refactoring
20 100 (42.92%) TeamCity
20 100 (42.92%) ASP.NET MVC
20 100 (42.92%) Confluence
20 100 (42.92%) VB.NET
20 100 (42.92%) ASP.NET
21 99 (42.49%) OO
22 97 (41.63%) Moq

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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
1 100 (42.92%) Confluence
2 96 (41.20%) IIS
3 9 (3.86%) Apache
4 8 (3.43%) CMS
5 5 (2.15%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.72%) Mule
7 3 (1.29%) nginx
8 2 (0.86%) Node.js
8 2 (0.86%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.86%) Drupal
9 1 (0.43%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.43%) Liferay
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 63 (27.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.86%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.30%) GitHub
2 8 (3.43%) SaaS
3 2 (0.86%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.86%) Office 365
3 2 (0.86%) Google App Engine
3 2 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.86%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.30%) Internet
2 1 (0.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (46.78%) SQL Server
2 96 (41.20%) RavenDB
3 33 (14.16%) RDBMS
3 33 (14.16%) Relational Database
4 13 (5.58%) NoSQL
5 11 (4.72%) MySQL
6 10 (4.29%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (3.43%) MongoDB
8 7 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.15%) Big Data
10 3 (1.29%) Redis
11 2 (0.86%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 153 (65.67%) Git (software)
2 141 (60.52%) JIRA
3 111 (47.64%) Selenium
4 108 (46.35%) WATIR
5 100 (42.92%) TeamCity
6 97 (41.63%) Moq
7 96 (41.20%) ReSharper
7 96 (41.20%) NUnit
7 96 (41.20%) Rhino Mocks
7 96 (41.20%) NCrunch
8 65 (27.90%) WebDriver
9 42 (18.03%) Jenkins
10 27 (11.59%) QuickTest Pro
11 23 (9.87%) SpecFlow
12 13 (5.58%) FitNesse
13 11 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (4.29%) JUnit
15 8 (3.43%) LoadRunner
15 8 (3.43%) Maven
15 8 (3.43%) Subversion
General
1 89 (38.20%) Retail
2 74 (31.76%) Back Office
3 25 (10.73%) Finance
4 21 (9.01%) Marketing
5 5 (2.15%) Advertising
6 4 (1.72%) Legal
7 3 (1.29%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (37.77%) Developer
2 59 (25.32%) .NET Developer
3 58 (24.89%) QA Engineer
4 47 (20.17%) Analyst
5 42 (18.03%) Test Analyst
6 35 (15.02%) Software Developer
7 34 (14.59%) Tester
8 30 (12.88%) QA Analyst
9 26 (11.16%) Quality Engineer
10 22 (9.44%) QA Test Analyst
11 21 (9.01%) QA Tester
12 20 (8.58%) Junior Developer
12 20 (8.58%) Junior .NET Developer
12 20 (8.58%) Junior
12 20 (8.58%) Agile .NET Developer
13 19 (8.15%) .NET Software Developer
14 15 (6.44%) Web Tester
15 14 (6.01%) Test Engineer
16 13 (5.58%) C# Developer
16 13 (5.58%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (52.79%) HTML
2 116 (49.79%) .NET
3 104 (44.64%) jQuery
4 103 (44.21%) CSS
5 100 (42.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 100 (42.92%) ASP.NET
6 97 (41.63%) .NET Framework
7 96 (41.20%) NHibernate
7 96 (41.20%) Spring.NET
7 96 (41.20%) MSMQ
7 96 (41.20%) StructureMap
7 96 (41.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 96 (41.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 96 (41.20%) Dapper ORM
8 49 (21.03%) Gherkin
9 26 (11.16%) Castle Windsor
10 25 (10.73%) XML
11 17 (7.30%) SOAP
12 13 (5.58%) Web Services
13 12 (5.15%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 54 (23.18%) Open Source
2 23 (9.87%) Blog
3 22 (9.44%) Computer Science
4 20 (8.58%) User Experience
5 13 (5.58%) Mobile App
6 11 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.00%) Blackberry
8 5 (2.15%) iPad
9 4 (1.72%) FMCG
10 2 (0.86%) Kindle
10 2 (0.86%) Social Media
11 1 (0.43%) iSeries
11 1 (0.43%) iPhone
11 1 (0.43%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.43%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 19 (8.15%) Linux
2 14 (6.01%) UNIX
3 11 (4.72%) Android
4 8 (3.43%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.72%) Windows
5 4 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.86%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.86%) Debian
6 2 (0.86%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (84.12%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (66.09%) BDD
3 150 (64.38%) TDD
4 138 (59.23%) E-Commerce
5 122 (52.36%) Continuous Integration
6 106 (45.49%) MVC
7 103 (44.21%) Pair Programming
7 103 (44.21%) ERP
7 103 (44.21%) Business Intelligence
8 101 (43.35%) Refactoring
9 99 (42.49%) OO
10 91 (39.06%) OOD
11 76 (32.62%) Continuous Improvement
12 55 (23.61%) Test Scripting
13 53 (22.75%) Migration
14 49 (21.03%) Scrum
15 48 (20.60%) Software Engineering
16 44 (18.88%) Test Strategy
17 35 (15.02%) Mentoring
18 27 (11.59%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 148 (63.52%) Ruby
2 146 (62.66%) JavaScript
3 116 (49.79%) C#
4 100 (42.92%) VB.NET
5 41 (17.60%) SQL
6 38 (16.31%) Java
7 24 (10.30%) PHP
8 17 (7.30%) Python
9 3 (1.29%) C
10 2 (0.86%) Delphi
10 2 (0.86%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.86%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.86%) VB
10 2 (0.86%) Scala
10 2 (0.86%) Groovy
11 1 (0.43%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.43%) C++
11 1 (0.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (13.73%) ISEB
1 32 (13.73%) Degree
2 21 (9.01%) ISTQB
3 10 (4.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.86%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.86%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.43%) OCPJWCD
5 1 (0.43%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.43%) MBCS
5 1 (0.43%) CITP
5 1 (0.43%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (49.36%) QA
2 2 (0.86%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.43%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.43%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (6.44%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.86%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.86%) Puppet
3 1 (0.43%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 96 (41.20%) Endeca
1 96 (41.20%) RedPrairie
2 92 (39.48%) Microsoft
3 14 (6.01%) HP
4 4 (1.72%) Oracle
5 2 (0.86%) Tableau
5 2 (0.86%) Adobe
5 2 (0.86%) Cognos
5 2 (0.86%) Genesys
5 2 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.86%) VMware
5 2 (0.86%) Akamai
5 2 (0.86%) Zend
5 2 (0.86%) Google
5 2 (0.86%) Telerik
6 1 (0.43%) GigaSpaces
6 1 (0.43%) Citrix
6 1 (0.43%) Sun
6 1 (0.43%) IBM
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, Sussex
Eurotime Solutions
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Brighton
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Brighton
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, medical
Posted: 20 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 20 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Wiggle
Salary: Attractive Basic + Benefits + Staff Discounts
Posted: 20 days ago