The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 296 368 447
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +79
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 1075 827 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.06% 0.78% 0.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.93% 4.79% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 912 686 541
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18129 17280 16952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.90% 16.21% 16.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15580 14656 13906
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 2016 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 9 February 2016. 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 +77 1006 £50,000 - 151
London +14 586 £52,500 - 93
South East +13 108 £40,000 - 11
City of London +36 104 £55,000 - 20
Yorkshire +85 74 £40,000 +14.28% 10
West Midlands +55 73 £50,000 -4.76% 8
West Yorkshire +66 69 £41,500 +18.57% 8
Leeds +56 66 £41,500 +18.57% 8
South West +22 51 £42,500 -12.82% 6
East of England +7 49 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Warwickshire +22 45 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Warwick +11 44 £52,500 -4.54% 2
North West +41 40 £40,000 +14.28% 16
Hampshire +30 40 £37,500 +2.73% 3
Bristol +8 27 £42,500 -19.04% 3
Scotland -3 26 £33,750 -11.18% 4
Cheshire +38 24 £37,500 - 6
East Midlands -2 21 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Gloucestershire - 21 £42,500 - 2
Wales +22 20 £48,500 +35.66% 3
South Wales +18 20 £48,500 +35.66% 3
Manchester +25 19 £40,000 +28.00% 9
West Sussex +9 19 £40,000 +3.22% 1
Berkshire -21 19 £55,000 +13.98% 2
Cardiff - 19 £48,500 - 3
Southampton +4 14 £50,000 +41.84% 1
Norfolk +25 13 £52,000 +96.22%
Surrey +18 13 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Bedfordshire +15 13 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Luton - 13 £50,000 - 1

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1729 (81.83%) Agile Software Development
2 1446 (68.43%) Selenium
3 1331 (62.99%) Java
4 1188 (56.22%) BDD
5 977 (46.24%) TDD
6 964 (45.62%) QA
7 796 (37.67%) Scrum
8 689 (32.61%) Test Automation
9 616 (29.15%) SQL
9 616 (29.15%) WebDriver
10 613 (29.01%) Jenkins
11 596 (28.21%) Ruby
12 587 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
13 541 (25.60%) JavaScript
14 523 (24.75%) C#
15 491 (23.24%) JUnit
16 405 (19.17%) HTML
17 381 (18.03%) Web Services
18 380 (17.98%) Git (software)
19 373 (17.65%) Finance
20 371 (17.56%) Spring
21 358 (16.94%) Automated Testing
22 343 (16.23%) JIRA
23 340 (16.09%) OO
24 336 (15.90%) Gherkin
25 315 (14.91%) Maven
26 313 (14.81%) Automation Testing
27 302 (14.29%) CSS
28 294 (13.91%) Software Engineering
29 287 (13.58%) Degree

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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
1 163 (7.71%) JBoss
2 127 (6.01%) Node.js
3 89 (4.21%) Tomcat
4 65 (3.08%) Confluence
5 64 (3.03%) GlassFish
6 53 (2.51%) WebLogic
7 52 (2.46%) Apache
8 40 (1.89%) CMS
9 34 (1.61%) WebSphere
10 28 (1.33%) Jetty
11 26 (1.23%) Mule
12 24 (1.14%) Apache ServiceMix
13 23 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
13 23 (1.09%) WildFly
14 19 (0.90%) Mule ESB
15 16 (0.76%) TorqueBox
16 15 (0.71%) IIS
17 9 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 9 (0.43%) Drupal
18 7 (0.33%) Alfresco
Applications
1 39 (1.85%) MS Excel
2 27 (1.28%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.38%) Mingle
3 8 (0.38%) MS Office
4 1 (0.047%) MS Project
4 1 (0.047%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (0.62%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.095%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.047%) Endur
4 1 (0.047%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 91 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (1.23%) GitHub
4 23 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (0.85%) PaaS
6 13 (0.62%) SaaS
7 12 (0.57%) Heroku
8 8 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.28%) IaaS
10 5 (0.24%) OpenShift
11 3 (0.14%) AWS OpsWorks
11 3 (0.14%) Trello
12 1 (0.047%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.047%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 75 (3.55%) Internet
2 57 (2.70%) HTTP
3 10 (0.47%) SSH
4 8 (0.38%) SNMP
5 6 (0.28%) ASN.1
5 6 (0.28%) LAN
5 6 (0.28%) PuTTY
6 5 (0.24%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.24%) WinSCP
7 4 (0.19%) Extranet
7 4 (0.19%) Intranet
7 4 (0.19%) WAN
8 3 (0.14%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.14%) LDAP
8 3 (0.14%) SSL
9 2 (0.095%) Firewall
9 2 (0.095%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.095%) Multicast
9 2 (0.095%) Telnet
9 2 (0.095%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (8.38%) MySQL
2 165 (7.81%) SQL Server
3 102 (4.83%) MongoDB
4 101 (4.78%) NoSQL
5 91 (4.31%) PostgreSQL
6 85 (4.02%) Relational Database
7 72 (3.41%) Oracle Database
8 51 (2.41%) SQL Server 2014
9 46 (2.18%) Big Data
10 41 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
10 41 (1.94%) RDBMS
11 38 (1.80%) Hadoop
12 24 (1.14%) CouchDB
13 19 (0.90%) DB2
13 19 (0.90%) DbVisualizer
14 16 (0.76%) Redis
15 13 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
16 10 (0.47%) Hazelcast
17 7 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1446 (68.43%) Selenium
2 616 (29.15%) WebDriver
3 613 (29.01%) Jenkins
4 491 (23.24%) JUnit
5 380 (17.98%) Git (software)
6 343 (16.23%) JIRA
7 315 (14.91%) Maven
8 272 (12.87%) SpecFlow
9 194 (9.18%) RSpec
10 185 (8.76%) HP UFT
11 177 (8.38%) SoapUI
12 169 (8.00%) JMeter
13 163 (7.71%) Hudson
14 150 (7.10%) FitNesse
15 139 (6.58%) Mockito
16 135 (6.39%) JBehave
16 135 (6.39%) NUnit
17 131 (6.20%) WATIR
18 124 (5.87%) Appium
19 105 (4.97%) TestNG
General
1 373 (17.65%) Finance
2 101 (4.78%) Retail
3 72 (3.41%) Games
4 58 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 55 (2.60%) Banking
5 55 (2.60%) Billing
6 53 (2.51%) Advertising
7 39 (1.85%) Law
7 39 (1.85%) Marketing
8 20 (0.95%) Electronics
9 19 (0.90%) Manufacturing
10 18 (0.85%) Publishing
11 16 (0.76%) Front Office
12 14 (0.66%) Back Office
12 14 (0.66%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.47%) Legal
14 7 (0.33%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.19%) Investment Banking
16 3 (0.14%) Corporate Banking
16 3 (0.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 651 (30.81%) Developer
2 391 (18.50%) Tester
3 339 (16.04%) Java Developer
4 330 (15.62%) Analyst
5 320 (15.14%) Test Engineer
6 280 (13.25%) Test Analyst
7 254 (12.02%) Automation Engineer
8 249 (11.78%) Automation Tester
9 237 (11.22%) QA Engineer
10 186 (8.80%) Java Engineer
11 176 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
12 175 (8.28%) Senior Developer
13 138 (6.53%) Developer in Test
14 130 (6.15%) Automation Analyst
15 124 (5.87%) Automation Test Analyst
15 124 (5.87%) Selenium Tester
16 120 (5.68%) Agile Developer
17 118 (5.58%) Senior Java Developer
18 110 (5.21%) QA Analyst
19 107 (5.06%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 405 (19.17%) HTML
2 381 (18.03%) Web Services
3 371 (17.56%) Spring
4 336 (15.90%) Gherkin
5 302 (14.29%) CSS
6 269 (12.73%) RESTful
7 246 (11.64%) Hibernate
8 218 (10.32%) REST
9 208 (9.84%) XML
10 203 (9.61%) .NET
11 182 (8.61%) AngularJS
12 169 (8.00%) Java EE
13 163 (7.71%) SOAP
14 144 (6.81%) jQuery
15 126 (5.96%) JMS
16 113 (5.35%) JSON
17 97 (4.59%) J2EE
18 96 (4.54%) JAX-RS
19 83 (3.93%) JSP
20 80 (3.79%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 127 (6.01%) Mobile App
2 113 (5.35%) Computer Science
3 107 (5.06%) Client/Server
4 103 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
5 83 (3.93%) Fintech
5 83 (3.93%) Mathematics
6 81 (3.83%) Enterprise Software
7 59 (2.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 59 (2.79%) User Experience
8 33 (1.56%) Digital Media
9 28 (1.33%) Blog
9 28 (1.33%) iPad
10 23 (1.09%) N-Tier
10 23 (1.09%) Physics
10 23 (1.09%) Smart Meter
11 21 (0.99%) Mobile Payment
12 20 (0.95%) Fixed Income
12 20 (0.95%) RIA
13 18 (0.85%) Derivative
13 18 (0.85%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 222 (10.51%) Linux
2 214 (10.13%) Unix
3 186 (8.80%) Windows
4 167 (7.90%) Android
5 141 (6.67%) Apple iOS
6 27 (1.28%) CentOS
7 17 (0.80%) Mac OS X
8 8 (0.38%) Kali Linux
8 8 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.19%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.19%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.095%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.095%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.095%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.047%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.047%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1729 (81.83%) Agile Software Development
2 1188 (56.22%) BDD
3 977 (46.24%) TDD
4 796 (37.67%) Scrum
5 689 (32.61%) Test Automation
6 587 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
7 358 (16.94%) Automated Testing
8 340 (16.09%) OO
9 313 (14.81%) Automation Testing
10 294 (13.91%) Software Engineering
11 269 (12.73%) SDLC
12 261 (12.35%) Test Scripting
13 239 (11.31%) Functional Testing
14 218 (10.32%) MVC
15 215 (10.18%) Software Testing
16 210 (9.94%) Kanban
17 207 (9.80%) E-Commerce
18 200 (9.47%) Manual Testing
19 196 (9.28%) Open Source
20 179 (8.47%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1331 (62.99%) Java
2 616 (29.15%) SQL
3 596 (28.21%) Ruby
4 541 (25.60%) JavaScript
5 523 (24.75%) C#
6 202 (9.56%) Python
7 198 (9.37%) PHP
8 160 (7.57%) Groovy
9 87 (4.12%) C++
10 52 (2.46%) Bash Shell
11 50 (2.37%) Scala
12 47 (2.22%) Perl
13 45 (2.13%) Shell Script
14 38 (1.80%) C
15 26 (1.23%) PL/SQL
16 15 (0.71%) Clojure
17 14 (0.66%) ActionScript
18 13 (0.62%) Objective-C
19 12 (0.57%) T-SQL
20 9 (0.43%) Lua
Qualifications
1 287 (13.58%) Degree
2 237 (11.22%) ISEB
3 220 (10.41%) ISTQB
4 79 (3.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 57 (2.70%) Security Cleared
6 23 (1.09%) SC Cleared
7 13 (0.62%) DV Cleared
8 10 (0.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 7 (0.33%) Sun Certification
10 5 (0.24%) OCPJP
11 3 (0.14%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (0.14%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.095%) PMP
13 1 (0.047%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 964 (45.62%) QA
2 99 (4.69%) SDET
3 7 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (0.28%) PA-DSS
5 5 (0.24%) HL7
5 5 (0.24%) ISO 8583
5 5 (0.24%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.047%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.047%) SLA
6 1 (0.047%) WAI
System Software
1 53 (2.51%) Docker
2 7 (0.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.19%) vSphere
4 2 (0.095%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.047%) KVM
5 1 (0.047%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 54 (2.56%) Puppet
2 36 (1.70%) HP Quality Center
3 20 (0.95%) Ansible
3 20 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (0.52%) Capistrano
5 6 (0.28%) BladeLogic
5 6 (0.28%) Control-M
6 4 (0.19%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 4 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (0.14%) Salt
8 2 (0.095%) Mesos
8 2 (0.095%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.047%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 224 (10.60%) Oracle
2 150 (7.10%) Microsoft
3 63 (2.98%) HP
4 35 (1.66%) Atlassian
5 26 (1.23%) SAP
6 25 (1.18%) IBM
7 21 (0.99%) Google
7 21 (0.99%) Red Hat
8 19 (0.90%) hybris
9 14 (0.66%) Adobe
9 14 (0.66%) VMware
9 14 (0.66%) Zend
10 13 (0.62%) Cegedim Rx
11 12 (0.57%) ATG
11 12 (0.57%) Rally
12 11 (0.52%) WorldPay
13 10 (0.47%) Splunk
14 8 (0.38%) Terracotta
15 6 (0.28%) Dynatrace
15 6 (0.28%) Perforce
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Blue-Chip Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, gym, commuting costs
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + 10% BONUS
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Huge Benefit package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £29000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary with additional NCC Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago