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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 338 389 337
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -52
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 98 21 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.47% 0.11% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.82% 0.73% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 69 21 104
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
3475 2872 3129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 16.75% 14.43% 14.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2987 2401 2815
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Berkshire +18 36 £49,125 +22.81% 3
Hampshire +7 30 £36,500 +12.30% 3
East Sussex +2 21 £40,000 +17.64% 2
Surrey -3 6 £42,500 -2.85%
West Sussex - 3 £32,500 - 3
Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £25,000 -
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 188 (74.02%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (62.20%) BDD
3 137 (53.94%) Selenium
4 136 (53.54%) TDD
5 119 (46.85%) Ruby
6 114 (44.88%) C#
7 110 (43.31%) JIRA
7 110 (43.31%) Git (software)
8 102 (40.16%) E-Commerce
9 100 (39.37%) JavaScript
10 99 (38.98%) QA
11 97 (38.19%) Continuous Integration
12 95 (37.40%) OO
13 80 (31.50%) .NET
14 77 (30.31%) HTML
15 74 (29.13%) SQL Server
15 74 (29.13%) OOD
15 74 (29.13%) Software Engineering
16 73 (28.74%) Pair Programming
16 73 (28.74%) SQL
17 72 (28.35%) Java
17 72 (28.35%) ISEB
17 72 (28.35%) WebDriver
18 71 (27.95%) WATIR
19 69 (27.17%) NUnit
19 69 (27.17%) Microsoft
20 67 (26.38%) MVC
21 65 (25.59%) VB.NET
22 64 (25.20%) ASP.NET
22 64 (25.20%) NHibernate

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 63 (24.80%) Confluence
2 59 (23.23%) IIS
3 8 (3.15%) Tomcat
4 7 (2.76%) CMS
5 6 (2.36%) Apache
6 4 (1.57%) Mule
7 3 (1.18%) Drupal
8 2 (0.79%) JBoss
8 2 (0.79%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.39%) Node.js
9 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.39%) Jetty
9 1 (0.39%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.39%) Liferay
Applications
1 54 (21.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.18%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.79%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.72%) GitHub
2 6 (2.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.12%) Internet
2 4 (1.57%) Wireless
3 2 (0.79%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (29.13%) SQL Server
2 59 (23.23%) RavenDB
3 15 (5.91%) RDBMS
3 15 (5.91%) Relational Database
4 13 (5.12%) Big Data
5 11 (4.33%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (3.54%) NoSQL
7 8 (3.15%) MySQL
7 8 (3.15%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (2.36%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.79%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 137 (53.94%) Selenium
2 110 (43.31%) JIRA
2 110 (43.31%) Git (software)
3 72 (28.35%) WebDriver
4 71 (27.95%) WATIR
5 69 (27.17%) NUnit
6 64 (25.20%) Rhino Mocks
7 63 (24.80%) TeamCity
8 59 (23.23%) ReSharper
8 59 (23.23%) Moq
8 59 (23.23%) NCrunch
9 58 (22.83%) QuickTest Pro
10 56 (22.05%) Jenkins
11 34 (13.39%) SpecFlow
12 19 (7.48%) JUnit
13 18 (7.09%) RSpec
14 15 (5.91%) JMeter
14 15 (5.91%) Eclipse
14 15 (5.91%) LoadRunner
15 14 (5.51%) IntelliJ
General
1 55 (21.65%) Back Office
1 55 (21.65%) Retail
2 29 (11.42%) Finance
3 18 (7.09%) Marketing
4 8 (3.15%) Advertising
5 7 (2.76%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.57%) Legal
7 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.39%) Electronics
7 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (29.13%) Developer
2 63 (24.80%) Analyst
3 52 (20.47%) Test Analyst
4 46 (18.11%) Software Developer
5 37 (14.57%) QA Engineer
6 33 (12.99%) Tester
7 32 (12.60%) .NET Developer
8 24 (9.45%) Test Manager
9 19 (7.48%) Senior Developer
9 19 (7.48%) Quality Engineer
9 19 (7.48%) QA Tester
10 18 (7.09%) Test Engineer
11 17 (6.69%) QA Analyst
11 17 (6.69%) Software Engineer
12 15 (5.91%) .NET Software Developer
13 14 (5.51%) Senior Software Developer
14 12 (4.72%) Junior
15 11 (4.33%) QA Test Analyst
15 11 (4.33%) Web Tester
16 10 (3.94%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (31.50%) .NET
2 77 (30.31%) HTML
3 64 (25.20%) ASP.NET
3 64 (25.20%) NHibernate
3 64 (25.20%) ASP.NET MVC
4 62 (24.41%) CSS
5 61 (24.02%) jQuery
6 59 (23.23%) MSMQ
6 59 (23.23%) .NET Framework
6 59 (23.23%) Spring.NET
6 59 (23.23%) StructureMap
6 59 (23.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 59 (23.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 59 (23.23%) Dapper ORM
7 31 (12.20%) Gherkin
8 22 (8.66%) Castle Windsor
9 13 (5.12%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 12 (4.72%) Spring
10 12 (4.72%) XML
11 11 (4.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.54%) Open Source
2 26 (10.24%) Computer Science
3 20 (7.87%) Mobile App
4 18 (7.09%) User Experience
5 17 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (4.33%) Blog
7 8 (3.15%) iPad
8 4 (1.57%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.57%) Kindle
9 2 (0.79%) Social Media
9 2 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.39%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.39%) DTV
10 1 (0.39%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 39 (15.35%) Linux
2 23 (9.06%) UNIX
3 8 (3.15%) Android
4 6 (2.36%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.57%) Windows
6 3 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (74.02%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (62.20%) BDD
3 136 (53.54%) TDD
4 102 (40.16%) E-Commerce
5 97 (38.19%) Continuous Integration
6 95 (37.40%) OO
7 74 (29.13%) OOD
7 74 (29.13%) Software Engineering
8 73 (28.74%) Pair Programming
9 67 (26.38%) MVC
10 63 (24.80%) Refactoring
11 60 (23.62%) Scrum
12 58 (22.83%) Business Intelligence
13 57 (22.44%) ERP
14 51 (20.08%) Continuous Improvement
15 48 (18.90%) Test Scripting
15 48 (18.90%) Test Automation
16 41 (16.14%) Kalman Filter
17 38 (14.96%) Migration
18 34 (13.39%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 119 (46.85%) Ruby
2 114 (44.88%) C#
3 100 (39.37%) JavaScript
4 73 (28.74%) SQL
5 72 (28.35%) Java
6 65 (25.59%) VB.NET
7 35 (13.78%) Python
8 25 (9.84%) PHP
9 12 (4.72%) PL/SQL
10 8 (3.15%) VB
11 7 (2.76%) Perl
12 5 (1.97%) Tcl
12 5 (1.97%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.57%) C
14 3 (1.18%) VBScript
14 3 (1.18%) C++
15 2 (0.79%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.79%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.39%) HQL
16 1 (0.39%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 72 (28.35%) ISEB
2 52 (20.47%) ISTQB
3 46 (18.11%) Degree
4 24 (9.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (3.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (1.57%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (38.98%) QA
2 5 (1.97%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.39%) KVM
1 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (8.66%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 69 (27.17%) Microsoft
2 60 (23.62%) Endeca
3 59 (23.23%) RedPrairie
4 13 (5.12%) HP
4 13 (5.12%) Oracle
5 6 (2.36%) SAP
5 6 (2.36%) hybris
6 2 (0.79%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.79%) Zend
6 2 (0.79%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.39%) VMware
7 1 (0.39%) GigaSpaces
7 1 (0.39%) Google
Windsor, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
IT People First
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 30 - 45K +Benefits (neg)
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £36750 - £46750 per annum + 26 days, Annual Bonus, Pension, Healtcare.
Posted: 9 days ago
West Sussex
Premier IT
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Maidenhead
iKonnect
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 25 days ago