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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 337 363 400
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +37
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 894 845 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.84% 0.72% 0.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.09% 4.45% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 733 717 590
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
17579 18991 16001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.45% 16.17% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14696 15964 13615
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 22 May 2015 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 22 May 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
England +25 823 £50,000 -0.99% 129
London +23 586 £52,500 -4.54% 89
City of London +15 112 £55,000 +1.85% 21
South East +22 69 £52,500 +23.52% 6
North West +6 39 £45,000 +28.57% 11
Yorkshire -12 36 £36,500 +4.28% 7
South Wales +23 35 £40,000 +21.21% 2
Wales +20 35 £40,000 +21.21% 2
South West +4 35 £36,000 - 6
Bristol +5 29 £36,000 - 5
East of England +15 28 £47,500 -13.63% 5
Scotland +35 26 £37,250 -6.87% 2
Manchester +21 21 £45,000 +11.11% 5
South Yorkshire +13 21 £36,500 - 2
Sheffield +9 21 £36,500 - 2
East Sussex - 21 £62,500 -
Berkshire +6 18 £57,500 +12.19%
Cheshire +8 16 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Brighton - 16 £62,500 -
Edinburgh +29 15 £37,250 -25.50% 2
East Midlands +17 15 £44,000 +3.52% 1
West Yorkshire 0 14 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Hertfordshire -3 14 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Leeds -7 14 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Hampshire -11 14 £33,000 -17.50% 5
Rochdale - 13 £45,000 - 1
Southampton +12 12 £33,000 -17.50% 3
Chester +19 11 £43,250 +44.16% 2
Glasgow +7 11 £39,500 -1.25%
Newport -2 11 £40,000 +23.07%

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1322 (76.68%) Agile Software Development
2 1107 (64.21%) Selenium
3 988 (57.31%) BDD
4 955 (55.39%) Java
5 854 (49.54%) TDD
6 702 (40.72%) QA
7 656 (38.05%) Scrum
8 614 (35.61%) Test Automation
9 539 (31.26%) Ruby
10 533 (30.92%) JavaScript
11 515 (29.87%) WebDriver
12 487 (28.25%) SQL
13 385 (22.33%) JUnit
14 366 (21.23%) Automated Testing
15 358 (20.77%) Git (software)
16 353 (20.48%) Continuous Integration
17 347 (20.13%) C#
18 340 (19.72%) HTML
19 334 (19.37%) Jenkins
20 309 (17.92%) OO
21 307 (17.81%) Finance
22 305 (17.69%) Linux
23 270 (15.66%) E-Commerce
24 269 (15.60%) JIRA
25 268 (15.55%) Web Services
26 263 (15.26%) CSS
27 258 (14.97%) Open Source
28 242 (14.04%) XML
29 227 (13.17%) Gherkin
30 224 (12.99%) Test Scripting

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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
1 116 (6.73%) Node.js
2 76 (4.41%) nginx
3 74 (4.29%) Confluence
4 63 (3.65%) Elasticsearch
5 55 (3.19%) Tomcat
6 49 (2.84%) Apache Solr
7 48 (2.78%) IIS
8 40 (2.32%) WebSphere
9 31 (1.80%) Apache
10 29 (1.68%) Jetty
11 28 (1.62%) JBoss
12 25 (1.45%) OpenStack
13 23 (1.33%) CMS
14 12 (0.70%) WebLogic
15 5 (0.29%) Drupal
16 4 (0.23%) SharePoint
16 4 (0.23%) Mule
17 3 (0.17%) WordPress
17 3 (0.17%) GlassFish
17 3 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 26 (1.51%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.04%) Mingle
3 7 (0.41%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.17%) MS Office
5 2 (0.12%) PrintSoft PReS
6 1 (0.058%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (0.46%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 5 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.058%) Endur
3 1 (0.058%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 66 (3.83%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (2.73%) GitHub
3 29 (1.68%) SaaS
4 11 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.41%) Heroku
6 6 (0.35%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.17%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.17%) Veeva
8 2 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.12%) Trello
9 1 (0.058%) PaaS
9 1 (0.058%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.058%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 116 (6.73%) HTTP
2 63 (3.65%) Internet
3 25 (1.45%) TCP/IP
4 11 (0.64%) DVB
5 9 (0.52%) FTP
5 9 (0.52%) AMQP
6 7 (0.41%) DSL
6 7 (0.41%) Unified Communications
7 5 (0.29%) Wireless
7 5 (0.29%) LDAP
8 4 (0.23%) Multicast
8 4 (0.23%) Broadband
8 4 (0.23%) Firewall
8 4 (0.23%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.12%) Intranet
9 2 (0.12%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.12%) DNS
9 2 (0.12%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (10.56%) MongoDB
2 156 (9.05%) SQL Server
3 117 (6.79%) NoSQL
4 105 (6.09%) MySQL
5 102 (5.92%) Relational Database
6 89 (5.16%) Redis
7 72 (4.18%) Apache Cassandra
8 60 (3.48%) RDBMS
9 54 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
10 51 (2.96%) Big Data
11 36 (2.09%) Hadoop
12 18 (1.04%) Hazelcast
13 17 (0.99%) Neo4j
14 15 (0.87%) MarkLogic
15 14 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
16 12 (0.70%) Couchbase
17 10 (0.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 10 (0.58%) CouchDB
17 10 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 8 (0.46%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 1107 (64.21%) Selenium
2 515 (29.87%) WebDriver
3 385 (22.33%) JUnit
4 358 (20.77%) Git (software)
5 334 (19.37%) Jenkins
6 269 (15.60%) JIRA
7 204 (11.83%) Maven
8 199 (11.54%) SpecFlow
9 169 (9.80%) Calabash
10 166 (9.63%) RSpec
11 149 (8.64%) NUnit
12 139 (8.06%) QuickTest Pro
12 139 (8.06%) Appium
13 138 (8.00%) Subversion
14 133 (7.71%) TestNG
15 128 (7.42%) JBehave
16 115 (6.67%) JMeter
16 115 (6.67%) Jasmine
17 102 (5.92%) FitNesse
18 99 (5.74%) TeamCity
General
1 307 (17.81%) Finance
2 88 (5.10%) Games
3 75 (4.35%) Retail
4 66 (3.83%) Banking
5 45 (2.61%) Publishing
6 43 (2.49%) Advertising
6 43 (2.49%) Telecoms
7 36 (2.09%) Automotive
8 34 (1.97%) Back Office
9 27 (1.57%) Law
10 24 (1.39%) Financial Institution
11 23 (1.33%) Marketing
12 13 (0.75%) Online Betting
13 11 (0.64%) Investment Banking
14 10 (0.58%) Legal
15 9 (0.52%) Front Office
16 8 (0.46%) Manufacturing
17 7 (0.41%) Electronics
18 6 (0.35%) Multimedia
19 2 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 622 (36.08%) Developer
2 309 (17.92%) Tester
3 299 (17.34%) Analyst
4 218 (12.65%) Test Analyst
5 174 (10.09%) Java Developer
6 169 (9.80%) QA Engineer
7 167 (9.69%) Test Engineer
8 152 (8.82%) Automation Tester
9 113 (6.55%) Software Engineer
10 110 (6.38%) Senior Developer
11 103 (5.97%) Automation Engineer
12 87 (5.05%) QA Analyst
13 69 (4.00%) Ruby Developer
14 65 (3.77%) AWS Developer
15 63 (3.65%) QA Tester
15 63 (3.65%) .NET Developer
16 55 (3.19%) Software Developer
17 52 (3.02%) Senior Tester
18 47 (2.73%) Senior Analyst
19 45 (2.61%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 340 (19.72%) HTML
2 268 (15.55%) Web Services
3 263 (15.26%) CSS
4 242 (14.04%) XML
5 227 (13.17%) Gherkin
6 220 (12.76%) Spring
7 204 (11.83%) .NET
8 197 (11.43%) RESTful
9 182 (10.56%) REST
10 156 (9.05%) JSON
11 151 (8.76%) AngularJS
12 139 (8.06%) jQuery
13 125 (7.25%) Hibernate
14 104 (6.03%) ASP.NET
15 97 (5.63%) HTML5
16 90 (5.22%) Ruby on Rails
17 80 (4.64%) ASP.NET MVC
18 79 (4.58%) Java EE
19 75 (4.35%) Backbone.js
19 75 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 258 (14.97%) Open Source
2 151 (8.76%) Mobile App
3 116 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
4 77 (4.47%) User Experience
5 70 (4.06%) Computer Science
6 62 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
7 52 (3.02%) Blackberry
8 43 (2.49%) Client/Server
9 37 (2.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 33 (1.91%) BBC
11 26 (1.51%) Blog
12 21 (1.22%) Visualisation
13 19 (1.10%) Fixed Income
14 18 (1.04%) Algorithms
15 17 (0.99%) Equities
15 17 (0.99%) Public Cloud
16 16 (0.93%) iPhone
16 16 (0.93%) Online Games
17 14 (0.81%) Statistics
18 13 (0.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 305 (17.69%) Linux
2 171 (9.92%) Android
3 170 (9.86%) Apple iOS
4 128 (7.42%) Windows
5 127 (7.37%) UNIX
6 37 (2.15%) Debian
7 16 (0.93%) Windows Phone
8 14 (0.81%) CentOS
8 14 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
9 10 (0.58%) Windows Phone 8
10 8 (0.46%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.17%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.12%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.058%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.058%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1322 (76.68%) Agile Software Development
2 988 (57.31%) BDD
3 854 (49.54%) TDD
4 656 (38.05%) Scrum
5 614 (35.61%) Test Automation
6 366 (21.23%) Automated Testing
7 353 (20.48%) Continuous Integration
8 309 (17.92%) OO
9 270 (15.66%) E-Commerce
10 224 (12.99%) Test Scripting
11 215 (12.47%) Manual Testing
12 179 (10.38%) Software Engineering
13 178 (10.32%) Automation Testing
14 173 (10.03%) Kanban
15 164 (9.51%) Continuous Delivery
16 151 (8.76%) Software Testing
17 150 (8.70%) Pair Programming
18 148 (8.58%) MVC
19 128 (7.42%) Performance Testing
19 128 (7.42%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 955 (55.39%) Java
2 539 (31.26%) Ruby
3 533 (30.92%) JavaScript
4 487 (28.25%) SQL
5 347 (20.13%) C#
6 171 (9.92%) Python
7 113 (6.55%) Groovy
8 94 (5.45%) Perl
8 94 (5.45%) PHP
9 74 (4.29%) Scala
10 68 (3.94%) C++
11 42 (2.44%) Objective-C
12 41 (2.38%) C
13 36 (2.09%) Bash Shell
14 35 (2.03%) PL/SQL
15 23 (1.33%) Shell Script
16 21 (1.22%) Korn
17 18 (1.04%) VB.NET
18 17 (0.99%) ActionScript
19 16 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 178 (10.32%) ISEB
2 153 (8.87%) Degree
3 120 (6.96%) ISTQB
4 36 (2.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (0.64%) Security Cleared
5 11 (0.64%) HND
6 10 (0.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 10 (0.58%) SC Cleared
7 8 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.29%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.23%) MCP
9 4 (0.23%) MCPD
10 3 (0.17%) IIBA
11 2 (0.12%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 2 (0.12%) PMP
11 2 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.12%) MBA
11 2 (0.12%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
11 2 (0.12%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 2 (0.12%) CSQA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 702 (40.72%) QA
2 7 (0.41%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.12%) SLA
4 1 (0.058%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.058%) Solvency II
System Software
1 10 (0.58%) Docker
2 4 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.12%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.12%) Cygwin
3 2 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.12%) Xen
4 1 (0.058%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 87 (5.05%) Puppet
2 56 (3.25%) Ansible
3 43 (2.49%) HP Quality Center
4 17 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (0.75%) Capistrano
6 11 (0.64%) Vagrant
7 4 (0.23%) Salt
8 2 (0.12%) Graphite
8 2 (0.12%) logstash
8 2 (0.12%) Nmap
Vendors
1 131 (7.60%) Oracle
2 95 (5.51%) Microsoft
3 40 (2.32%) Atlassian
4 27 (1.57%) HP
4 27 (1.57%) Google
5 16 (0.93%) Terracotta
5 16 (0.93%) Sybase
6 13 (0.75%) Perforce
6 13 (0.75%) Red Hat
7 10 (0.58%) WorldPay
7 10 (0.58%) Apple
7 10 (0.58%) TIBCO
8 9 (0.52%) Informatica
8 9 (0.52%) SAP
9 8 (0.46%) Akamai
10 7 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.35%) IBM
11 6 (0.35%) Endeca
12 5 (0.29%) Zend
12 5 (0.29%) RedPrairie
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Package + Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hudson IT
Salary: £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum +bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
West London
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £53,000 per annum +12.5% bonus + 10% pension + benefit
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: Stock + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: Stock + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 65,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum £60-70k, £15k Bonus, Pension, Discou
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum £55-65k plus bonus, pension, STL, tr
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Yodel
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday