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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 290 374 426
Rank change year-on-year
+84 +52
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 1058 692 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.92% 0.65% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.75% 4.27% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 753 599 510
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 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.66% -6.25%

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
18414 16196 16856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.09% 15.18% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15174 13782 14539
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +89 1015 £50,000 - 100
London +29 619 £52,500 -4.54% 64
South East +106 173 £35,000 -12.50% 12
City of London +23 124 £52,500 -2.32% 22
Hampshire +67 90 £35,000 -15.15% 6
Portsmouth +28 74 - - 2
Yorkshire -6 63 £37,500 +10.29% 4
North West +3 55 £35,000 -6.66% 9
South West -9 47 £55,000 +57.14% 7
West Yorkshire -23 40 £42,500 +25.00% 2
Leeds -19 38 £42,500 +25.00% 2
Cheshire +18 33 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Surrey +29 30 £30,000 -52.94% 1
East Midlands +23 27 £45,000 +16.88% 1
East of England 0 27 £55,000 +46.66% 2
East Sussex -6 27 £35,000 -4.10% 4
Brighton -7 27 £35,000 -4.10% 4
Bristol -8 25 £70,000 +100.00% 4
Scotland -7 23 £37,500 +3.44% 6
Nottinghamshire +12 15 £42,500 +10.38%
Nottingham +10 15 £42,500 +10.38%
York +13 14 £28,500 - 2
Glasgow +5 14 £37,500 - 3
Hertfordshire +4 14 £55,000 -26.66%
North Yorkshire -8 14 £28,500 -18.57% 2
Wiltshire - 14 £32,000 - 2
Berkshire +1 13 £50,750 +26.87%
Liverpool +13 11 £35,000 +9.37%
Merseyside +9 11 £35,000 +9.37%
Watford +3 11 £55,000 -26.66%

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1553 (77.07%) Agile Software Development
2 1255 (62.28%) BDD
3 1143 (56.72%) Selenium
4 1134 (56.28%) TDD
5 939 (46.60%) Java
6 815 (40.45%) QA
7 809 (40.15%) Ruby
8 756 (37.52%) Scrum
9 728 (36.13%) JavaScript
10 535 (26.55%) C#
11 522 (25.91%) Continuous Integration
12 520 (25.81%) E-Commerce
13 492 (24.42%) Web Services
14 472 (23.42%) Git (software)
15 457 (22.68%) SQL
16 448 (22.23%) WebDriver
17 447 (22.18%) HTML
18 434 (21.54%) .NET
19 431 (21.39%) OO
20 407 (20.20%) Test Automation
21 404 (20.05%) Jenkins
22 380 (18.86%) CSS
23 377 (18.71%) JIRA
24 372 (18.46%) JUnit
25 360 (17.87%) Open Source
26 357 (17.72%) MVC
27 318 (15.78%) Finance
28 317 (15.73%) REST
29 313 (15.53%) Automated Testing
30 310 (15.38%) SQL Server

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 140 (6.95%) Confluence
2 134 (6.65%) Node.js
3 130 (6.45%) IIS
4 96 (4.76%) Tomcat
5 72 (3.57%) nginx
6 59 (2.93%) Apache Solr
7 53 (2.63%) Apache
8 51 (2.53%) WebSphere
9 43 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
10 29 (1.44%) Drupal
10 29 (1.44%) CMS
11 27 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
12 25 (1.24%) WordPress
13 23 (1.14%) GlassFish
14 9 (0.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 9 (0.45%) Mule
15 8 (0.40%) IBM HTTP Server
16 5 (0.25%) Joomla!
16 5 (0.25%) Adobe CQ
17 4 (0.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 81 (4.02%) MS Excel
2 19 (0.94%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.30%) Mingle
4 2 (0.099%) MS Office
5 1 (0.050%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 23 (1.14%) Magento
2 16 (0.79%) Google Analytics
3 9 (0.45%) JDE OneWorld
4 3 (0.15%) assyst
4 3 (0.15%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 2 (0.099%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.099%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.050%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 136 (6.75%) Amazon AWS
2 120 (5.96%) GitHub
3 53 (2.63%) SaaS
4 11 (0.55%) Heroku
5 5 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.15%) Basecamp
8 2 (0.099%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.099%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.099%) Office 365
9 1 (0.050%) PaaS
9 1 (0.050%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.050%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.050%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 76 (3.77%) Internet
2 56 (2.78%) HTTP
3 8 (0.40%) PuTTY
4 5 (0.25%) DSL
5 3 (0.15%) Wireshark
5 3 (0.15%) AMQP
5 3 (0.15%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.15%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.099%) LDAP
7 1 (0.050%) SMS
7 1 (0.050%) FTP
7 1 (0.050%) DNS
7 1 (0.050%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 310 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 212 (10.52%) MySQL
3 158 (7.84%) Relational Database
4 131 (6.50%) NoSQL
5 130 (6.45%) MongoDB
6 99 (4.91%) Big Data
7 96 (4.76%) RavenDB
8 89 (4.42%) PostgreSQL
9 72 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
10 65 (3.23%) Redis
11 60 (2.98%) RDBMS
12 42 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
13 38 (1.89%) Hadoop
14 26 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
15 20 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
16 18 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 13 (0.65%) Oracle Database
18 12 (0.60%) CouchDB
19 8 (0.40%) Informix
20 7 (0.35%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1143 (56.72%) Selenium
2 472 (23.42%) Git (software)
3 448 (22.23%) WebDriver
4 404 (20.05%) Jenkins
5 377 (18.71%) JIRA
6 372 (18.46%) JUnit
7 249 (12.36%) SpecFlow
8 248 (12.31%) WATIR
9 246 (12.21%) NUnit
10 243 (12.06%) Maven
11 238 (11.81%) TeamCity
12 198 (9.83%) Subversion
13 173 (8.59%) JBehave
13 173 (8.59%) Rhino Mocks
14 171 (8.49%) Hudson
15 167 (8.29%) RSpec
16 160 (7.94%) Calabash
17 145 (7.20%) QuickTest Pro
18 143 (7.10%) JMeter
19 136 (6.75%) Moq
General
1 318 (15.78%) Finance
2 214 (10.62%) Retail
3 129 (6.40%) Games
4 118 (5.86%) Marketing
5 80 (3.97%) Back Office
6 57 (2.83%) Publishing
7 55 (2.73%) Banking
8 46 (2.28%) Telecoms
9 35 (1.74%) Advertising
10 24 (1.19%) Manufacturing
11 23 (1.14%) Investment Banking
12 18 (0.89%) Music Industry
13 15 (0.74%) Front Office
14 9 (0.45%) Legal
15 7 (0.35%) Law
15 7 (0.35%) Retail Banking
16 5 (0.25%) Electronics
17 3 (0.15%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.15%) Spanish Language
18 2 (0.099%) French Language
Job Titles
1 885 (43.92%) Developer
2 300 (14.89%) Analyst
3 272 (13.50%) QA Engineer
4 255 (12.66%) Test Analyst
5 251 (12.46%) Java Developer
6 226 (11.22%) Tester
7 216 (10.72%) Senior Developer
8 192 (9.53%) Test Engineer
9 148 (7.34%) Automation Engineer
10 126 (6.25%) .NET Developer
11 89 (4.42%) QA Analyst
12 86 (4.27%) Software Developer
13 85 (4.22%) QA Automation Engineer
14 81 (4.02%) Junior
15 76 (3.77%) Senior Java Developer
16 73 (3.62%) Automation Tester
17 72 (3.57%) C# Developer
18 70 (3.47%) Junior Developer
19 64 (3.18%) QA Tester
20 61 (3.03%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 492 (24.42%) Web Services
2 447 (22.18%) HTML
3 434 (21.54%) .NET
4 380 (18.86%) CSS
5 317 (15.73%) REST
6 308 (15.29%) Gherkin
7 264 (13.10%) XML
8 263 (13.05%) RESTful
9 256 (12.70%) jQuery
10 248 (12.31%) SOAP
11 238 (11.81%) ASP.NET
12 237 (11.76%) Spring
13 227 (11.27%) AngularJS
14 217 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC
15 182 (9.03%) HTML5
16 180 (8.93%) Ruby on Rails
17 178 (8.83%) NHibernate
18 158 (7.84%) Backbone.js
19 154 (7.64%) Hibernate
20 152 (7.54%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 360 (17.87%) Open Source
2 156 (7.74%) User Experience
3 143 (7.10%) Mobile App
4 131 (6.50%) Computer Science
5 100 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
6 69 (3.42%) Blackberry
7 66 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
8 39 (1.94%) Blog
9 32 (1.59%) Digital Media
10 22 (1.09%) IPTV
11 19 (0.94%) Video on Demand
12 18 (0.89%) N-Tier
13 15 (0.74%) iPad
14 14 (0.69%) Social Media
14 14 (0.69%) Inversion of Control
14 14 (0.69%) Online Gambling
14 14 (0.69%) Statistics
15 12 (0.60%) Taxonomies
15 12 (0.60%) Online Games
16 11 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 293 (14.54%) Linux
2 179 (8.88%) Android
3 178 (8.83%) UNIX
4 145 (7.20%) Apple iOS
5 117 (5.81%) Windows
6 42 (2.08%) Solaris
7 28 (1.39%) Debian
8 12 (0.60%) Ubuntu
8 12 (0.60%) Mac OS X
9 8 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
9 8 (0.40%) Windows Phone
10 7 (0.35%) AIX
10 7 (0.35%) CentOS
11 5 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.15%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1553 (77.07%) Agile Software Development
2 1255 (62.28%) BDD
3 1134 (56.28%) TDD
4 756 (37.52%) Scrum
5 522 (25.91%) Continuous Integration
6 520 (25.81%) E-Commerce
7 431 (21.39%) OO
8 407 (20.20%) Test Automation
9 357 (17.72%) MVC
10 313 (15.53%) Automated Testing
11 287 (14.24%) Test Scripting
12 276 (13.70%) Software Engineering
12 276 (13.70%) Pair Programming
13 226 (11.22%) Kanban
14 202 (10.02%) Automation Testing
15 192 (9.53%) Continuous Improvement
16 182 (9.03%) Software Testing
17 169 (8.39%) OOD
18 158 (7.84%) User Stories
19 150 (7.44%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 939 (46.60%) Java
2 809 (40.15%) Ruby
3 728 (36.13%) JavaScript
4 535 (26.55%) C#
5 457 (22.68%) SQL
6 238 (11.81%) PHP
7 215 (10.67%) Python
8 116 (5.76%) VB.NET
9 89 (4.42%) C++
10 87 (4.32%) Groovy
11 59 (2.93%) C
12 41 (2.03%) Perl
13 33 (1.64%) Scala
14 26 (1.29%) CoffeeScript
15 24 (1.19%) T-SQL
16 23 (1.14%) Bash Shell
17 20 (0.99%) VB
18 19 (0.94%) Shell Script
18 19 (0.94%) Objective-C
19 18 (0.89%) XPath
Qualifications
1 251 (12.46%) Degree
2 125 (6.20%) ISEB
3 92 (4.57%) ISTQB
4 27 (1.34%) Security Cleared
5 23 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 13 (0.65%) SC Cleared
7 6 (0.30%) Sun Certification
7 6 (0.30%) MBA
8 5 (0.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 4 (0.20%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 4 (0.20%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 4 (0.20%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 3 (0.15%) HND
11 2 (0.099%) PMP
11 2 (0.099%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.099%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.050%) MCSD
12 1 (0.050%) CITP
12 1 (0.050%) MCSE
12 1 (0.050%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 815 (40.45%) QA
2 2 (0.099%) ISO 9000
2 2 (0.099%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.050%) Section 508
System Software
1 19 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (0.40%) Varnish
3 5 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.099%) HDFS
4 2 (0.099%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.050%) Cygwin
5 1 (0.050%) KVM
Systems Management
1 78 (3.87%) HP Quality Center
2 62 (3.08%) Puppet
3 32 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (1.59%) Ansible
4 27 (1.34%) Capistrano
5 10 (0.50%) Nagios
5 10 (0.50%) ZABBIX
5 10 (0.50%) Zenoss
5 10 (0.50%) logstash
5 10 (0.50%) HAProxy
6 3 (0.15%) CA LISA
6 3 (0.15%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.050%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 208 (10.32%) Microsoft
2 136 (6.75%) Oracle
3 96 (4.76%) Endeca
3 96 (4.76%) RedPrairie
4 82 (4.07%) HP
5 63 (3.13%) JBoss
6 44 (2.18%) Google
7 42 (2.08%) Facebook
8 38 (1.89%) Zend
9 32 (1.59%) Adobe
10 31 (1.54%) Twitter
11 23 (1.14%) Atlassian
12 13 (0.65%) Sony
12 13 (0.65%) Toshiba
13 10 (0.50%) Perforce
13 10 (0.50%) Apple
13 10 (0.50%) IBM
14 8 (0.40%) Compuware
15 7 (0.35%) JD Edwards
15 7 (0.35%) Xamarin
City, London
Yoh
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
QUANTICA
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £35,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Stratospherec
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + pension, healthcare, etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Salary DOE plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £37000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
BBC Worldwide Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Competitive salary based on skills
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Randstad Digital
Posted: 4 days ago