The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
UK
Rank 269 300 385
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +85
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 992 1019 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.18% 1.03% 0.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.15% 5.80% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 855 857 678
Median salary £47,500 £49,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.04% -1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
16142 17567 16831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 19.20% 17.74% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13766 15034 14255
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 January 2017 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the UK over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +37 954 £49,000 -2.00% 145
London +1 439 £55,000 +4.76% 61
South West +62 100 £42,500 - 18
Yorkshire +45 97 £46,000 +15.00% 16
North West +39 97 £42,500 +13.33% 9
Manchester +47 88 £42,500 +9.67% 8
Leeds +54 87 £46,000 +10.84% 9
West Yorkshire +38 87 £46,000 +10.84% 11
East Midlands +54 75 £40,000 -11.11% 7
South East +3 62 £55,000 +37.50% 13
East of England +44 59 £50,000 - 14
City of London -15 55 £55,000 - 15
Wiltshire +51 33 £40,000 +77.77% 3
Gloucestershire +5 31 £41,250 +30.95% 6
Northamptonshire +30 30 £51,250 +13.88% 1
Northampton +35 27 £55,000 +22.22% 1
West Midlands -39 26 £44,738 +1.67% 4
Hertfordshire +23 24 £46,250 -7.50% 4
Watford +12 23 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Norfolk 0 23 £50,000 -7.40% 3
Swindon - 23 £40,000 - 2
Norwich +4 22 £50,000 -7.40% 3
Gloucester -1 22 £40,000 +49.53%
Hampshire -17 22 £52,500 +40.00% 4
Nottinghamshire +14 21 £45,000 - 2
Bristol 0 20 £49,750 +17.05% 6
Scotland +13 17 £35,780 +2.22% 3
Nottingham +5 17 £45,000 - 2
Leicestershire +3 17 £30,000 -29.41% 3
Berkshire +48 15 £55,000 +10.00% 3

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing Cucumber also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 1757 (77.95%) Agile Software Development
2 1520 (67.44%) Selenium
3 1298 (57.59%) Java
4 1095 (48.58%) BDD
5 881 (39.09%) QA
6 860 (38.15%) TDD
7 801 (35.54%) Scrum
8 693 (30.75%) Test Automation
9 600 (26.62%) Jenkins
10 568 (25.20%) SQL
11 524 (23.25%) Continuous Integration
12 521 (23.11%) JUnit
13 507 (22.49%) Ruby
14 476 (21.12%) WebDriver
15 444 (19.70%) JavaScript
16 427 (18.94%) C#
17 412 (18.28%) JIRA
18 407 (18.06%) Git (software)
19 392 (17.39%) Finance
20 391 (17.35%) Automated Testing
21 388 (17.21%) Automation Testing
22 372 (16.50%) Python
23 361 (16.02%) Linux
24 343 (15.22%) Software Testing
25 334 (14.82%) Gherkin
26 331 (14.69%) Spring
27 328 (14.55%) HTML
28 324 (14.37%) ISTQB
29 313 (13.89%) Test Scripting
30 300 (13.31%) ISEB

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 79 (3.50%) Confluence
2 46 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
3 44 (1.95%) Tomcat
4 43 (1.91%) WebSphere
5 38 (1.69%) JBoss
6 31 (1.38%) CMS
7 30 (1.33%) Apache
8 29 (1.29%) Apache ServiceMix
8 29 (1.29%) IIS
9 27 (1.20%) Umbraco
10 21 (0.93%) OpenStack
11 16 (0.71%) Apache Solr
11 16 (0.71%) Commerce Server
12 15 (0.67%) Apache Spark
12 15 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 11 (0.49%) GlassFish
14 10 (0.44%) Documentum
14 10 (0.44%) Jetty
14 10 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
15 8 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (0.62%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.31%) MS Visio
2 7 (0.31%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.18%) MS Office
4 2 (0.089%) Mingle
5 1 (0.044%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 19 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.49%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.13%) Magento
3 3 (0.13%) SAP hybris
4 2 (0.089%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 111 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (3.28%) SaaS
3 67 (2.97%) GitHub
4 38 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 31 (1.38%) G Suite
5 31 (1.38%) Office 365
5 31 (1.38%) Slack
6 9 (0.40%) PaaS
7 8 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.35%) IaaS
8 7 (0.31%) Lucidchart
9 5 (0.22%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.22%) Heroku
9 5 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.089%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.089%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.044%) AWS OpsWorks
12 1 (0.044%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 69 (3.06%) HTTP
2 31 (1.38%) SSL
3 29 (1.29%) Internet
4 25 (1.11%) SMTP
5 15 (0.67%) HTTPS
6 12 (0.53%) LDAP
7 9 (0.40%) SSH
7 9 (0.40%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.18%) VPN
9 3 (0.13%) PuTTY
10 2 (0.089%) Broadband
10 2 (0.089%) Firewall
10 2 (0.089%) FTP
10 2 (0.089%) WinSCP
11 1 (0.044%) DNS
11 1 (0.044%) DVB
11 1 (0.044%) Multicast
11 1 (0.044%) RTSP
11 1 (0.044%) Skype
11 1 (0.044%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (9.94%) MySQL
2 156 (6.92%) Relational Database
3 154 (6.83%) NoSQL
4 125 (5.55%) MongoDB
5 86 (3.82%) Apache Cassandra
6 81 (3.59%) SQL Server
7 56 (2.48%) RDBMS
8 53 (2.35%) Big Data
9 40 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
10 33 (1.46%) DB2
11 31 (1.38%) HBase
11 31 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 27 (1.20%) Oracle Database
13 24 (1.06%) CouchDB
14 21 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
14 21 (0.93%) Hadoop
14 21 (0.93%) Redis
15 20 (0.89%) Neo4j
16 17 (0.75%) MarkLogic
17 15 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1520 (67.44%) Selenium
2 600 (26.62%) Jenkins
3 521 (23.11%) JUnit
4 476 (21.12%) WebDriver
5 412 (18.28%) JIRA
6 407 (18.06%) Git (software)
7 271 (12.02%) Maven
8 262 (11.62%) SoapUI
9 225 (9.98%) SpecFlow
10 223 (9.89%) JMeter
11 213 (9.45%) Appium
12 138 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
13 137 (6.08%) Mockito
14 132 (5.86%) HP UFT
15 125 (5.55%) Gradle
16 117 (5.19%) TeamCity
17 116 (5.15%) Subversion
18 115 (5.10%) TestNG
19 110 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 99 (4.39%) Capybara
General
1 392 (17.39%) Finance
2 172 (7.63%) Retail
3 126 (5.59%) Banking
4 73 (3.24%) Telecoms
5 66 (2.93%) Games
6 43 (1.91%) Marketing
7 38 (1.69%) Legal
8 35 (1.55%) Advertising
9 31 (1.38%) Manufacturing
10 28 (1.24%) Back Office
11 27 (1.20%) Front Office
11 27 (1.20%) Investment Banking
12 22 (0.98%) Law
12 22 (0.98%) Publishing
13 20 (0.89%) Electronics
14 15 (0.67%) Military
15 12 (0.53%) Automotive
16 9 (0.40%) Financial Institution
17 8 (0.35%) Billing
18 4 (0.18%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 611 (27.11%) Developer
2 437 (19.39%) Tester
3 400 (17.75%) Analyst
4 339 (15.04%) Test Analyst
5 337 (14.95%) Automation Tester
6 330 (14.64%) Test Engineer
7 285 (12.64%) Java Developer
8 232 (10.29%) QA Engineer
9 177 (7.85%) Test Automation Engineer
10 172 (7.63%) QA Tester
11 150 (6.65%) Developer in Test
12 139 (6.17%) Automation Test Analyst
12 139 (6.17%) Senior Developer
13 138 (6.12%) Java Engineer
14 136 (6.03%) QA Automation Tester
15 131 (5.81%) QA Analyst
16 113 (5.01%) QA Automation Engineer
17 111 (4.92%) Selenium Tester
18 108 (4.79%) Software Engineer
19 98 (4.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 334 (14.82%) Gherkin
2 331 (14.69%) Spring
3 328 (14.55%) HTML
4 288 (12.78%) REST
5 284 (12.60%) Web Services
6 236 (10.47%) RESTful
7 231 (10.25%) SOAP
8 216 (9.58%) XML
9 211 (9.36%) CSS
10 196 (8.70%) .NET
11 161 (7.14%) JSON
12 155 (6.88%) AngularJS
13 111 (4.92%) jQuery
14 102 (4.53%) Hibernate
15 101 (4.48%) Node.js
16 100 (4.44%) J2EE
17 98 (4.35%) HTML5
18 88 (3.90%) ActiveMQ
19 84 (3.73%) JMS
20 83 (3.68%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 125 (5.55%) Mobile App
2 120 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
3 119 (5.28%) Computer Science
4 65 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
5 42 (1.86%) User Experience
6 41 (1.82%) Management Information System
7 37 (1.64%) Client/Server
7 37 (1.64%) Fintech
8 34 (1.51%) Virtual Team
9 27 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 23 (1.02%) Mathematics
11 21 (0.93%) iPad
12 19 (0.84%) Digital Media
13 17 (0.75%) Clustering
13 17 (0.75%) Derivative
14 16 (0.71%) W3C
15 15 (0.67%) Online Games
16 13 (0.58%) Mobile Payment
17 11 (0.49%) Wiki
18 10 (0.44%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 361 (16.02%) Linux
2 186 (8.25%) Unix
3 133 (5.90%) Windows
4 125 (5.55%) Android
5 117 (5.19%) Apple iOS
6 17 (0.75%) Ubuntu
7 14 (0.62%) Mac OS X
8 7 (0.31%) Solaris
9 6 (0.27%) CentOS
9 6 (0.27%) Kali Linux
10 2 (0.089%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.089%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1757 (77.95%) Agile Software Development
2 1095 (48.58%) BDD
3 860 (38.15%) TDD
4 801 (35.54%) Scrum
5 693 (30.75%) Test Automation
6 524 (23.25%) Continuous Integration
7 391 (17.35%) Automated Testing
8 388 (17.21%) Automation Testing
9 343 (15.22%) Software Testing
10 313 (13.89%) Test Scripting
11 285 (12.64%) SDLC
12 283 (12.56%) OO
13 282 (12.51%) Software Engineering
14 274 (12.16%) Kanban
15 254 (11.27%) Manual Testing
16 219 (9.72%) Regression Testing
17 206 (9.14%) Functional Testing
18 190 (8.43%) E-Commerce
19 187 (8.30%) DevOps
20 184 (8.16%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1298 (57.59%) Java
2 568 (25.20%) SQL
3 507 (22.49%) Ruby
4 444 (19.70%) JavaScript
5 427 (18.94%) C#
6 372 (16.50%) Python
7 145 (6.43%) C++
8 121 (5.37%) Scala
9 106 (4.70%) Perl
10 94 (4.17%) PHP
11 80 (3.55%) C
12 74 (3.28%) Groovy
13 52 (2.31%) Bash Shell
13 52 (2.31%) Shell Script
14 51 (2.26%) PL/SQL
15 21 (0.93%) T-SQL
16 18 (0.80%) PowerShell
17 14 (0.62%) Objective-C
18 12 (0.53%) Clojure
19 8 (0.35%) Go
Qualifications
1 324 (14.37%) ISTQB
2 300 (13.31%) ISEB
3 251 (11.14%) Degree
4 118 (5.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 115 (5.10%) Security Cleared
6 77 (3.42%) DV Cleared
7 34 (1.51%) SC Cleared
8 18 (0.80%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 5 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.18%) OCP
10 4 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (0.13%) BC Cleared
11 3 (0.13%) CSQA
12 2 (0.089%) Sun Certification
13 1 (0.044%) HNC
13 1 (0.044%) HND
13 1 (0.044%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 881 (39.09%) QA
2 141 (6.26%) SDET
3 11 (0.49%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.35%) SLA
5 6 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (0.27%) EMIR
5 6 (0.27%) MiFID
System Software
1 114 (5.06%) Docker
2 45 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (1.42%) Hyper-V
4 13 (0.58%) HDFS
5 6 (0.27%) LXC
6 4 (0.18%) KVM
7 3 (0.13%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.089%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.089%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.044%) Active Directory
9 1 (0.044%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 97 (4.30%) Puppet
2 63 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
3 58 (2.57%) HP Quality Center
4 36 (1.60%) Ansible
5 23 (1.02%) Grafana
6 19 (0.84%) Capistrano
7 13 (0.58%) Kibana
8 12 (0.53%) StatsD
9 11 (0.49%) logstash
10 9 (0.40%) Salt
11 7 (0.31%) Kubernetes
12 6 (0.27%) CFEngine
12 6 (0.27%) Packer
12 6 (0.27%) Terraform
12 6 (0.27%) Tivoli
13 3 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
13 3 (0.13%) Nagios
14 1 (0.044%) Mesos
14 1 (0.044%) Nexpose
14 1 (0.044%) Rancher
Vendors
1 191 (8.47%) Oracle
2 136 (6.03%) Microsoft
3 59 (2.62%) IBM
4 58 (2.57%) HP
5 57 (2.53%) Google
6 48 (2.13%) Red Hat
7 46 (2.04%) VMware
8 43 (1.91%) Atlassian
9 39 (1.73%) hybris
10 27 (1.20%) SAP
11 26 (1.15%) Splunk
12 14 (0.62%) Adobe
13 13 (0.58%) ServiceNow
14 12 (0.53%) ATG
14 12 (0.53%) TOWER Software
15 11 (0.49%) AppDynamics
15 11 (0.49%) Perforce
16 10 (0.44%) MEDITECH
16 10 (0.44%) Pega
16 10 (0.44%) Sitecore
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oakham, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Care Futures
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus pension and bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £325 - £370 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + £45,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £48,000 to £52,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + more
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum + great benefits including healthcare, Bupa, p
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £0 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum bonuses+excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Kyna Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum bonuses+excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago