The first table below looks at the demand for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 290 365 429
Rank change year-on-year
+75 +64
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 1069 707 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.92% 0.65% 0.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.64% 4.32% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 830 625 504
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -8.75%
Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18956 16347 16914
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.28% 15.08% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15933 13906 14645
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cucumber
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cucumber within the UK.

Cucumber Salary Trend in the UK

Cucumber
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cucumber over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 within the UK.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in the UK

Cucumber
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the UK over the 3 months to 1 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
England +69 1015 £50,000 +1.52% 118
London +59 717 £52,500 +5.00% 80
City of London +31 159 £52,500 +5.00% 32
South East +2 92 £39,000 -2.50% 11
Yorkshire +1 85 £42,500 +25.00% 4
West Yorkshire -17 62 £42,500 +25.00% 3
Hampshire +41 61 £40,000 -8.57% 6
Leeds -9 60 £42,500 +25.00% 2
Portsmouth +20 53 - - 2
North West +22 49 £35,000 +16.66% 9
East of England +6 32 £55,000 +46.66% 2
South West -19 26 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Scotland +5 24 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Cheshire +18 21 £35,000 - 6
Glasgow +6 20 £37,500 -31.81% 5
Wales - 20 £32,500 - 1
South Wales - 20 £32,500 - 1
Hertfordshire -3 19 £55,000 +18.91% 2
Manchester +2 15 £35,000 -9.09% 3
East Midlands -4 15 £45,000 +18.42% 4
York +4 13 £28,500 - 1
Bristol -16 13 £36,000 -4.00% 2
North Yorkshire -17 13 £28,500 -18.57% 1
Liverpool +3 12 £37,500 +25.00%
Merseyside -2 12 £37,500 +25.00%
Surrey -12 12 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Cambridgeshire +15 11 £47,500 +31.03%
Cambridge +7 10 £47,500 +31.03%
South Yorkshire -14 10 £37,500 +38.88%
Sheffield -16 10 £37,500 +38.88%

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 1114 (59.07%) BDD
2 1085 (57.53%) Selenium
3 1058 (56.10%) TDD
4 877 (46.50%) Java
5 869 (46.08%) Agile Software Development
6 750 (39.77%) QA
7 741 (39.29%) Ruby
8 669 (35.47%) Scrum
9 632 (33.51%) JavaScript
10 514 (27.25%) C#
11 508 (26.94%) Web Services
12 468 (24.81%) Continuous Integration
13 441 (23.38%) E-Commerce
14 437 (23.17%) .NET
15 428 (22.69%) HTML
16 425 (22.53%) SQL
17 421 (22.32%) WebDriver
18 401 (21.26%) Test Automation
19 396 (21.00%) Git (software)
20 391 (20.73%) CSS
21 352 (18.66%) Jenkins
22 342 (18.13%) MVC
23 332 (17.60%) OO
23 332 (17.60%) REST
24 330 (17.50%) Open Source
25 329 (17.44%) Finance
26 323 (17.13%) JUnit
27 300 (15.91%) Gherkin
28 293 (15.54%) SQL Server
29 286 (15.16%) JIRA

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 120 (6.36%) Node.js
2 111 (5.89%) Confluence
3 88 (4.67%) IIS
4 72 (3.82%) Tomcat
5 56 (2.97%) nginx
6 48 (2.55%) CMS
7 41 (2.17%) Apache Solr
8 38 (2.01%) Apache
9 35 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
10 34 (1.80%) WebSphere
11 19 (1.01%) Drupal
12 17 (0.90%) GlassFish
13 16 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
14 15 (0.80%) WordPress
15 7 (0.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 6 (0.32%) IBM HTTP Server
16 6 (0.32%) Mule
16 6 (0.32%) Umbraco
17 5 (0.27%) NServiceBus
17 5 (0.27%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 67 (3.55%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.27%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.11%) MS Office
4 1 (0.053%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 22 (1.17%) Magento
2 16 (0.85%) Google Analytics
3 12 (0.64%) JDE OneWorld
4 6 (0.32%) assyst
5 2 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.053%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.053%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 144 (7.64%) Amazon AWS
2 78 (4.14%) GitHub
3 33 (1.75%) SaaS
4 14 (0.74%) Heroku
5 3 (0.16%) Basecamp
5 3 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.11%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.11%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.11%) Office 365
7 1 (0.053%) PaaS
7 1 (0.053%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.053%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 80 (4.24%) Internet
2 70 (3.71%) HTTP
3 8 (0.42%) PuTTY
4 5 (0.27%) Wireshark
5 4 (0.21%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.21%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.11%) LDAP
6 2 (0.11%) SSL
6 2 (0.11%) DSL
6 2 (0.11%) AMQP
7 1 (0.053%) SSH
7 1 (0.053%) LAN
7 1 (0.053%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 293 (15.54%) SQL Server
2 220 (11.66%) MySQL
3 138 (7.32%) Relational Database
4 121 (6.42%) MongoDB
5 105 (5.57%) PostgreSQL
6 103 (5.46%) NoSQL
7 80 (4.24%) Big Data
8 63 (3.34%) RavenDB
9 57 (3.02%) Redis
10 55 (2.92%) Apache Cassandra
11 38 (2.01%) Hadoop
12 37 (1.96%) RDBMS
13 36 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
14 34 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
15 17 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
16 14 (0.74%) Oracle Database
17 13 (0.69%) CouchDB
18 12 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 11 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
20 10 (0.53%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1085 (57.53%) Selenium
2 421 (22.32%) WebDriver
3 396 (21.00%) Git (software)
4 352 (18.66%) Jenkins
5 323 (17.13%) JUnit
6 286 (15.16%) JIRA
7 251 (13.31%) SpecFlow
8 215 (11.40%) Maven
9 187 (9.92%) Subversion
9 187 (9.92%) WATIR
10 186 (9.86%) NUnit
10 186 (9.86%) JBehave
11 184 (9.76%) RSpec
12 171 (9.07%) Hudson
13 168 (8.91%) TeamCity
14 156 (8.27%) Calabash
15 148 (7.85%) FitNesse
16 124 (6.57%) JMeter
17 123 (6.52%) QuickTest Pro
17 123 (6.52%) SoapUI
General
1 329 (17.44%) Finance
2 171 (9.07%) Retail
3 114 (6.04%) Games
4 85 (4.51%) Marketing
5 54 (2.86%) Banking
6 52 (2.76%) Publishing
7 49 (2.60%) Back Office
8 38 (2.01%) Advertising
9 36 (1.91%) Telecoms
10 26 (1.38%) Manufacturing
11 25 (1.33%) Investment Banking
12 14 (0.74%) Law
12 14 (0.74%) Music Industry
13 11 (0.58%) Front Office
14 7 (0.37%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.32%) Legal
16 5 (0.27%) Electronics
17 2 (0.11%) Aerospace
17 2 (0.11%) French Language
17 2 (0.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 836 (44.33%) Developer
2 274 (14.53%) Analyst
3 233 (12.35%) Test Analyst
4 222 (11.77%) Tester
5 221 (11.72%) Java Developer
6 218 (11.56%) QA Engineer
7 217 (11.51%) Senior Developer
8 210 (11.13%) Test Engineer
9 138 (7.32%) Automation Engineer
10 134 (7.10%) .NET Developer
11 89 (4.72%) Automation Tester
12 83 (4.40%) QA Automation Engineer
13 74 (3.92%) Senior .NET Developer
14 71 (3.76%) QA Analyst
15 70 (3.71%) Ruby on Rails Developer
15 70 (3.71%) C# Developer
16 61 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
17 60 (3.18%) Agile Test Analyst
18 58 (3.08%) Ruby Developer
19 56 (2.97%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 508 (26.94%) Web Services
2 437 (23.17%) .NET
3 428 (22.69%) HTML
4 391 (20.73%) CSS
5 332 (17.60%) REST
6 300 (15.91%) Gherkin
7 255 (13.52%) SOAP
8 241 (12.78%) XML
9 235 (12.46%) jQuery
10 225 (11.93%) RESTful
11 217 (11.51%) ASP.NET
12 200 (10.60%) Spring
13 193 (10.23%) AngularJS
14 191 (10.13%) ASP.NET MVC
15 189 (10.02%) HTML5
16 185 (9.81%) Ruby on Rails
17 149 (7.90%) Backbone.js
18 146 (7.74%) JSON
19 142 (7.53%) CSS3
20 141 (7.48%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 330 (17.50%) Open Source
2 142 (7.53%) Mobile App
3 111 (5.89%) Blackberry
4 109 (5.78%) Computer Science
5 91 (4.83%) Enterprise Software
6 25 (1.33%) Digital Media
7 19 (1.01%) IPTV
8 18 (0.95%) iPad
8 18 (0.95%) Video on Demand
9 16 (0.85%) Mathematics
9 16 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
10 15 (0.80%) N-Tier
11 14 (0.74%) Statistics
11 14 (0.74%) Blog
11 14 (0.74%) Social Media
11 14 (0.74%) Mobile Payment
12 12 (0.64%) Taxonomies
12 12 (0.64%) Online Gambling
12 12 (0.64%) Visualisation
13 9 (0.48%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 261 (13.84%) Linux
2 203 (10.76%) Android
3 140 (7.42%) UNIX
3 140 (7.42%) Apple iOS
4 131 (6.95%) Windows
5 34 (1.80%) Solaris
6 19 (1.01%) Debian
7 12 (0.64%) Mac OS X
7 12 (0.64%) Windows Phone
8 9 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
9 8 (0.42%) Ubuntu
10 7 (0.37%) AIX
11 6 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.16%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.11%) CentOS
14 1 (0.053%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1114 (59.07%) BDD
2 1058 (56.10%) TDD
3 869 (46.08%) Agile Software Development
4 669 (35.47%) Scrum
5 468 (24.81%) Continuous Integration
6 441 (23.38%) E-Commerce
7 401 (21.26%) Test Automation
8 342 (18.13%) MVC
9 332 (17.60%) OO
10 283 (15.01%) Automated Testing
11 253 (13.41%) Test Scripting
12 216 (11.45%) Kanban
13 208 (11.03%) Software Engineering
13 208 (11.03%) Automation Testing
14 206 (10.92%) Pair Programming
15 165 (8.75%) Unit Testing
16 163 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement
17 159 (8.43%) User Stories
17 159 (8.43%) Software Testing
18 117 (6.20%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 877 (46.50%) Java
2 741 (39.29%) Ruby
3 632 (33.51%) JavaScript
4 514 (27.25%) C#
5 425 (22.53%) SQL
6 246 (13.04%) PHP
7 234 (12.41%) Python
8 87 (4.61%) C++
9 84 (4.45%) VB.NET
10 78 (4.14%) C
10 78 (4.14%) Groovy
11 50 (2.65%) Scala
12 40 (2.12%) CoffeeScript
12 40 (2.12%) T-SQL
13 34 (1.80%) Perl
14 29 (1.54%) Shell Script
15 27 (1.43%) RubyMotion
16 21 (1.11%) VB
17 18 (0.95%) Bash Shell
18 17 (0.90%) XPath
Qualifications
1 229 (12.14%) Degree
2 107 (5.67%) ISEB
3 75 (3.98%) ISTQB
4 20 (1.06%) Security Cleared
5 14 (0.74%) MBA
6 11 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (0.48%) Sun Certification
8 8 (0.42%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 3 (0.16%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.11%) PMP
11 2 (0.11%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.053%) IIBA
12 1 (0.053%) OCPJWCD
12 1 (0.053%) OCPJP
12 1 (0.053%) MBCS
12 1 (0.053%) MCTS
12 1 (0.053%) CITP
12 1 (0.053%) MCSD
12 1 (0.053%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 750 (39.77%) QA
2 2 (0.11%) ISO 9000
2 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.11%) Basel III
3 1 (0.053%) Section 508
3 1 (0.053%) WAI
System Software
1 12 (0.64%) Varnish
2 11 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (0.37%) HDFS
4 2 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 81 (4.29%) HP Quality Center
2 68 (3.61%) Puppet
3 44 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (1.38%) Capistrano
5 23 (1.22%) Ansible
6 15 (0.80%) HAProxy
6 15 (0.80%) logstash
6 15 (0.80%) ZABBIX
6 15 (0.80%) Zenoss
6 15 (0.80%) Nagios
7 3 (0.16%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.11%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 197 (10.45%) Microsoft
2 124 (6.57%) Oracle
3 95 (5.04%) HP
4 63 (3.34%) RedPrairie
4 63 (3.34%) Endeca
5 55 (2.92%) JBoss
6 54 (2.86%) Facebook
7 38 (2.01%) Twitter
7 38 (2.01%) Google
8 36 (1.91%) Adobe
9 25 (1.33%) Zend
10 22 (1.17%) Atlassian
11 13 (0.69%) Perforce
11 13 (0.69%) Apple
12 11 (0.58%) Sony
12 11 (0.58%) Toshiba
12 11 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (0.48%) Xamarin
14 8 (0.42%) IBM
15 7 (0.37%) JD Edwards
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Leading Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Posted: 22 hours ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
East London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Zetman
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 per annum + car + Excellenet Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + share options
Posted: Yesterday
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: From £25,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
notonthehighstreet.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
notonthehighstreet.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum pension health care life assurance g
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago