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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 336 378 393
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +15
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 885 778 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.81% 0.68% 0.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.00% 4.18% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 721 654 593
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
17688 18618 16396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.14% 16.24% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 14849 15272 13979
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 £30,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +23 826 £50,000 - 114
London -6 574 £52,500 - 89
City of London +31 154 £52,500 -4.54% 26
South East +70 95 £48,250 +41.91% 4
East Sussex +10 38 £52,500 +54.41%
South West +2 34 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Yorkshire -2 34 £35,000 +2.94% 6
Brighton - 31 £46,250 -
East of England +27 30 £50,000 +16.27%
North West +2 30 £41,250 +17.85% 7
Bristol +10 29 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Berkshire +23 28 £57,500 +64.28%
Scotland +28 22 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Wales - 22 £40,000 - 1
South Wales - 22 £40,000 - 1
South Yorkshire - 19 £36,500 - 3
Sheffield - 18 £36,500 - 3
Hertfordshire +6 17 £50,000 -6.97%
Manchester -2 16 £42,500 +11.11% 3
West Yorkshire -6 14 £35,000 +2.94% 2
Leeds -13 14 £35,000 +2.94% 2
East Midlands - 14 £36,250 - 5
Hampshire -4 13 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Northamptonshire - 13 £37,500 - 4
Cheshire +2 12 £42,500 +30.76% 4
Northampton - 12 £37,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +24 11 £47,500 +26.66%
Glasgow +17 11 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Maidenhead - 11 £60,000 -
Cambridge - 11 £47,500 -

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 1289 (76.23%) Agile Software Development
2 1007 (59.55%) BDD
3 989 (58.49%) Selenium
4 891 (52.69%) TDD
5 874 (51.69%) Java
6 660 (39.03%) QA
7 652 (38.56%) Scrum
8 553 (32.70%) Ruby
9 545 (32.23%) Test Automation
10 533 (31.52%) JavaScript
11 443 (26.20%) SQL
12 434 (25.67%) WebDriver
13 362 (21.41%) JUnit
14 355 (20.99%) C#
15 352 (20.82%) HTML
16 346 (20.46%) Continuous Integration
17 335 (19.81%) OO
18 328 (19.40%) Automated Testing
19 324 (19.16%) Git (software)
20 317 (18.75%) Jenkins
21 306 (18.10%) Linux
22 290 (17.15%) Finance
23 285 (16.85%) JIRA
24 276 (16.32%) Web Services
25 274 (16.20%) E-Commerce
26 263 (15.55%) CSS
27 225 (13.31%) Open Source
28 224 (13.25%) .NET
29 222 (13.13%) Gherkin
30 215 (12.71%) Test Scripting

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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
1 120 (7.10%) Node.js
2 83 (4.91%) Confluence
3 82 (4.85%) Elasticsearch
4 74 (4.38%) nginx
5 51 (3.02%) IIS
6 44 (2.60%) Tomcat
7 42 (2.48%) Apache Solr
8 28 (1.66%) Apache
9 24 (1.42%) JBoss
10 22 (1.30%) WebSphere
11 20 (1.18%) Jetty
12 18 (1.06%) CMS
13 17 (1.01%) OpenStack
14 13 (0.77%) WebLogic
15 8 (0.47%) Drupal
16 7 (0.41%) WordPress
17 6 (0.35%) GlassFish
18 3 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
18 3 (0.18%) Apache Spark
18 3 (0.18%) uiautomator
Applications
1 48 (2.84%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.18%) Mingle
3 3 (0.18%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.18%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (0.95%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 6 (0.35%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.18%) Summit
5 1 (0.059%) Endur
5 1 (0.059%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 54 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (2.01%) GitHub
3 21 (1.24%) SaaS
4 18 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.41%) OpenShift
6 5 (0.30%) Heroku
7 3 (0.18%) Trello
8 1 (0.059%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.059%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.059%) PaaS
8 1 (0.059%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 95 (5.62%) HTTP
2 64 (3.78%) Internet
3 17 (1.01%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.47%) AMQP
5 7 (0.41%) DVB
6 6 (0.35%) DSL
6 6 (0.35%) FTP
7 4 (0.24%) LDAP
7 4 (0.24%) Wireless
7 4 (0.24%) Wireshark
8 3 (0.18%) Unified Communications
8 3 (0.18%) Broadband
9 2 (0.12%) Intranet
10 1 (0.059%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.059%) DNS
10 1 (0.059%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 173 (10.23%) MongoDB
3 127 (7.51%) NoSQL
4 110 (6.51%) MySQL
5 107 (6.33%) Relational Database
6 90 (5.32%) Redis
7 82 (4.85%) Apache Cassandra
8 66 (3.90%) Big Data
9 49 (2.90%) RDBMS
10 46 (2.72%) Hadoop
11 43 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
12 26 (1.54%) RavenDB
13 24 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
14 15 (0.89%) Couchbase
14 15 (0.89%) Hazelcast
15 14 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 14 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
16 13 (0.77%) Neo4j
17 12 (0.71%) Oracle Database
18 9 (0.53%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 989 (58.49%) Selenium
2 434 (25.67%) WebDriver
3 362 (21.41%) JUnit
4 324 (19.16%) Git (software)
5 317 (18.75%) Jenkins
6 285 (16.85%) JIRA
7 198 (11.71%) SpecFlow
8 186 (11.00%) NUnit
9 182 (10.76%) Maven
10 176 (10.41%) Calabash
11 165 (9.76%) RSpec
12 157 (9.28%) QuickTest Pro
13 131 (7.75%) TeamCity
14 130 (7.69%) Appium
15 121 (7.16%) JBehave
16 116 (6.86%) Jasmine
17 111 (6.56%) Subversion
17 111 (6.56%) TestNG
18 94 (5.56%) JMeter
19 91 (5.38%) Hudson
General
1 290 (17.15%) Finance
2 99 (5.85%) Retail
3 85 (5.03%) Games
4 60 (3.55%) Banking
5 54 (3.19%) Back Office
6 44 (2.60%) Telecoms
7 36 (2.13%) Advertising
7 36 (2.13%) Marketing
8 28 (1.66%) Publishing
9 20 (1.18%) Financial Institution
10 18 (1.06%) Law
11 16 (0.95%) Automotive
12 12 (0.71%) Online Betting
13 10 (0.59%) Legal
14 9 (0.53%) Multimedia
14 9 (0.53%) Investment Banking
15 8 (0.47%) Manufacturing
15 8 (0.47%) Front Office
16 6 (0.35%) Electronics
17 1 (0.059%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 644 (38.08%) Developer
2 295 (17.45%) Analyst
3 282 (16.68%) Tester
4 220 (13.01%) Test Analyst
5 177 (10.47%) Java Developer
6 172 (10.17%) Test Engineer
7 165 (9.76%) QA Engineer
8 136 (8.04%) Automation Tester
9 119 (7.04%) Senior Developer
10 109 (6.45%) Automation Engineer
11 85 (5.03%) Software Engineer
12 84 (4.97%) QA Analyst
13 77 (4.55%) Ruby Developer
14 62 (3.67%) Software Developer
15 54 (3.19%) Senior Java Developer
16 53 (3.13%) QA Tester
17 52 (3.08%) AWS Developer
18 51 (3.02%) Senior Tester
18 51 (3.02%) Test Manager
19 49 (2.90%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 352 (20.82%) HTML
2 276 (16.32%) Web Services
3 263 (15.55%) CSS
4 224 (13.25%) .NET
5 222 (13.13%) Gherkin
6 205 (12.12%) XML
7 195 (11.53%) RESTful
8 194 (11.47%) REST
9 192 (11.35%) Spring
10 169 (9.99%) jQuery
11 151 (8.93%) AngularJS
12 134 (7.92%) JSON
13 113 (6.68%) ASP.NET
14 111 (6.56%) HTML5
15 100 (5.91%) Hibernate
16 97 (5.74%) SOAP
17 95 (5.62%) Ruby on Rails
18 93 (5.50%) Backbone.js
19 89 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
20 82 (4.85%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 225 (13.31%) Open Source
2 148 (8.75%) Mobile App
3 98 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
4 79 (4.67%) User Experience
5 60 (3.55%) Computer Science
6 53 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
7 37 (2.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 28 (1.66%) Blackberry
9 25 (1.48%) Client/Server
9 25 (1.48%) Blog
10 24 (1.42%) Visualisation
11 23 (1.36%) Hedge funds
12 21 (1.24%) Inversion of Control
12 21 (1.24%) Fixed Income
13 15 (0.89%) BBC
13 15 (0.89%) IPTV
14 13 (0.77%) Algorithms
15 12 (0.71%) Public Cloud
15 12 (0.71%) iPhone
15 12 (0.71%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 306 (18.10%) Linux
2 166 (9.82%) Apple iOS
3 160 (9.46%) Android
4 120 (7.10%) Windows
5 116 (6.86%) UNIX
6 25 (1.48%) Debian
7 17 (1.01%) Windows Phone
8 12 (0.71%) Mac OS
8 12 (0.71%) CentOS
8 12 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
9 11 (0.65%) Windows Phone 8
10 10 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.12%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.12%) Solaris
11 2 (0.12%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.059%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1289 (76.23%) Agile Software Development
2 1007 (59.55%) BDD
3 891 (52.69%) TDD
4 652 (38.56%) Scrum
5 545 (32.23%) Test Automation
6 346 (20.46%) Continuous Integration
7 335 (19.81%) OO
8 328 (19.40%) Automated Testing
9 274 (16.20%) E-Commerce
10 215 (12.71%) Test Scripting
11 209 (12.36%) Manual Testing
12 184 (10.88%) Automation Testing
13 173 (10.23%) Pair Programming
14 158 (9.34%) Software Engineering
15 156 (9.23%) Kanban
16 155 (9.17%) MVC
17 138 (8.16%) Continuous Delivery
18 123 (7.27%) Software Testing
19 121 (7.16%) Performance Testing
20 120 (7.10%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 874 (51.69%) Java
2 553 (32.70%) Ruby
3 533 (31.52%) JavaScript
4 443 (26.20%) SQL
5 355 (20.99%) C#
6 151 (8.93%) Python
7 91 (5.38%) Perl
8 86 (5.09%) Groovy
9 75 (4.44%) PHP
10 61 (3.61%) Scala
11 60 (3.55%) C++
12 45 (2.66%) VB.NET
13 38 (2.25%) Objective-C
14 31 (1.83%) PL/SQL
14 31 (1.83%) Bash Shell
15 26 (1.54%) C
16 25 (1.48%) Shell Script
17 17 (1.01%) VBScript
18 16 (0.95%) VB
18 16 (0.95%) Korn
Qualifications
1 178 (10.53%) ISEB
2 139 (8.22%) Degree
3 129 (7.63%) ISTQB
4 44 (2.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 14 (0.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 10 (0.59%) Security Cleared
7 8 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.41%) SC Cleared
9 6 (0.35%) HND
10 5 (0.30%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
10 5 (0.30%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 5 (0.30%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 4 (0.24%) CSQA
11 4 (0.24%) MCP
11 4 (0.24%) MCPD
11 4 (0.24%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.12%) MBA
12 2 (0.12%) PMP
12 2 (0.12%) IIBA
13 1 (0.059%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 660 (39.03%) QA
2 8 (0.47%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.059%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (0.47%) Docker
2 5 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (0.24%) Cygwin
4 2 (0.12%) HDFS
5 1 (0.059%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 79 (4.67%) Puppet
2 60 (3.55%) Ansible
3 52 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
4 15 (0.89%) Capistrano
5 7 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.35%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.12%) logstash
7 2 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.12%) Graphite
Vendors
1 131 (7.75%) Oracle
2 110 (6.51%) Microsoft
3 35 (2.07%) Google
4 33 (1.95%) Atlassian
4 33 (1.95%) HP
5 24 (1.42%) Endeca
6 23 (1.36%) RedPrairie
7 13 (0.77%) Terracotta
8 12 (0.71%) Zend
9 10 (0.59%) Red Hat
10 9 (0.53%) SAP
10 9 (0.53%) Perforce
11 8 (0.47%) Akamai
11 8 (0.47%) Apple
11 8 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (0.41%) TIBCO
12 7 (0.41%) hybris
13 6 (0.35%) Informatica
13 6 (0.35%) BT
13 6 (0.35%) Sybase
London
Walter Everett
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Laterooms Ltd
Salary: Competitive + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Pension, Private Healthcare + other
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago