The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 383 399 467
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +68
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 820 670 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.67% 0.59% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.16% 3.98% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 689 595 471
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -22.22%
Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
19702 16814 18435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.05% 14.87% 14.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16217 14305 16261
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +20 794 £50,000 +5.26% 97
London +11 618 £52,500 +5.00% 66
City of London +12 138 £55,000 +10.00% 22
North West +25 41 £35,000 - 6
Yorkshire -65 33 £34,000 - 16
South East -20 31 £35,000 -17.64% 2
South West +18 26 £37,500 -1.31% 4
West Midlands +19 25 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Warwickshire +36 22 £42,500 -22.72%
Bristol +22 22 £37,500 -3.22% 2
Leeds -42 20 £34,000 +7.93% 5
West Yorkshire -52 20 £34,000 +7.93% 7
Manchester +9 16 £38,250 +9.28% 5
Scotland -1 16 £37,500 -28.57%
East of England -13 15 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Cheshire +14 12 £31,250 -6.01%
Warwick +14 12 £42,500 -22.72%
York -12 12 £28,500 -18.57% 7
North Yorkshire -18 12 £28,500 -18.57% 8
Hampshire +3 11 £36,250 -14.70% 1
Merseyside -4 10 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Liverpool -10 10 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Glasgow -5 9 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire +11 8 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Berkshire -9 7 £35,000 +40.00%
Leamington Spa - 7 - -
Edinburgh -21 6 £32,500 -31.57%
Chiswick -8 5 £32,500 -45.83%
Oxfordshire -13 5 £32,000 -28.88%
Basingstoke - 5 £40,000 -

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 835 (59.26%) Selenium
2 758 (53.80%) BDD
3 753 (53.44%) TDD
4 631 (44.78%) Ruby
5 621 (44.07%) Java
6 568 (40.31%) Agile Software Development
7 535 (37.97%) QA
8 424 (30.09%) JavaScript
9 421 (29.88%) C#
10 415 (29.45%) Scrum
11 386 (27.40%) Web Services
12 371 (26.33%) .NET
13 353 (25.05%) Test Automation
14 330 (23.42%) HTML
15 325 (23.07%) E-Commerce
16 321 (22.78%) WebDriver
17 309 (21.93%) SQL
18 295 (20.94%) CSS
19 270 (19.16%) MVC
20 262 (18.59%) Gherkin
21 254 (18.03%) REST
22 249 (17.67%) Open Source
23 247 (17.53%) SQL Server
24 240 (17.03%) Continuous Integration
25 237 (16.82%) Automated Testing
26 235 (16.68%) SpecFlow
27 232 (16.47%) Git (software)
28 219 (15.54%) Finance
29 205 (14.55%) Jenkins
30 201 (14.27%) Android

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 56 (3.97%) CMS
2 50 (3.55%) Node.js
3 40 (2.84%) Confluence
4 36 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 31 (2.20%) Apache
6 28 (1.99%) IIS
7 25 (1.77%) Apache Solr
8 18 (1.28%) nginx
9 11 (0.78%) Alfresco
9 11 (0.78%) GlassFish
10 7 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (0.50%) Umbraco
10 7 (0.50%) Drupal
11 6 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (0.43%) WordPress
11 6 (0.43%) Adobe CQ
11 6 (0.43%) NServiceBus
12 5 (0.35%) Apache ServiceMix
12 5 (0.35%) Mule
13 4 (0.28%) MQSeries
Applications
1 54 (3.83%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.85%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.071%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.071%) MS Office
3 1 (0.071%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (0.57%) Magento
2 6 (0.43%) assyst
3 3 (0.21%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (0.071%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.071%) Endur
4 1 (0.071%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 177 (12.56%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (1.14%) GitHub
3 12 (0.85%) SaaS
4 8 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.35%) Heroku
6 4 (0.28%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.071%) Route 53
7 1 (0.071%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.071%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 78 (5.54%) HTTP
2 71 (5.04%) Internet
3 15 (1.06%) SSL
4 11 (0.78%) HTTPS
5 8 (0.57%) Wireshark
6 4 (0.28%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.071%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.071%) NFC
7 1 (0.071%) LAN
7 1 (0.071%) DHCP
7 1 (0.071%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (17.53%) SQL Server
2 176 (12.49%) MySQL
3 108 (7.67%) PostgreSQL
4 81 (5.75%) MongoDB
5 67 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 66 (4.68%) Relational Database
7 41 (2.91%) NoSQL
8 35 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
9 30 (2.13%) Big Data
10 25 (1.77%) Hadoop
11 23 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
12 22 (1.56%) Redis
13 12 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (0.78%) CouchDB
15 9 (0.64%) Oracle Database
15 9 (0.64%) RDBMS
16 8 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
17 6 (0.43%) Data Mining
18 5 (0.35%) RavenDB
18 5 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 835 (59.26%) Selenium
2 321 (22.78%) WebDriver
3 235 (16.68%) SpecFlow
4 232 (16.47%) Git (software)
5 205 (14.55%) Jenkins
6 159 (11.28%) JUnit
7 156 (11.07%) RSpec
8 139 (9.87%) JIRA
9 137 (9.72%) FitNesse
10 129 (9.16%) Maven
11 127 (9.01%) Calabash
12 126 (8.94%) Hudson
13 116 (8.23%) JBehave
14 109 (7.74%) SoapUI
15 103 (7.31%) QuickTest Pro
16 102 (7.24%) Subversion
17 90 (6.39%) NUnit
18 89 (6.32%) TeamCity
19 78 (5.54%) Visual Studio
20 77 (5.46%) WATIR
General
1 219 (15.54%) Finance
2 76 (5.39%) Games
3 47 (3.34%) Marketing
4 40 (2.84%) Banking
4 40 (2.84%) Retail
5 34 (2.41%) Publishing
6 22 (1.56%) Telecoms
7 21 (1.49%) Advertising
8 16 (1.14%) Law
9 14 (0.99%) Investment Banking
10 10 (0.71%) Manufacturing
10 10 (0.71%) Front Office
10 10 (0.71%) Back Office
11 9 (0.64%) Music Industry
11 9 (0.64%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.35%) French Language
12 5 (0.35%) German Language
12 5 (0.35%) Automotive
13 4 (0.28%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.21%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 569 (40.38%) Developer
2 211 (14.98%) Analyst
3 185 (13.13%) Tester
4 173 (12.28%) Test Analyst
5 167 (11.85%) Test Engineer
6 156 (11.07%) QA Engineer
7 154 (10.93%) Senior Developer
8 108 (7.67%) Java Developer
9 106 (7.52%) .NET Developer
10 94 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
11 78 (5.54%) Senior .NET Developer
12 76 (5.39%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 75 (5.32%) Automation Tester
14 74 (5.25%) C# Developer
15 59 (4.19%) Ruby Developer
16 56 (3.97%) QA Automation Engineer
17 52 (3.69%) Lead Developer
18 44 (3.12%) QA Analyst
18 44 (3.12%) Agile Test Analyst
18 44 (3.12%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 386 (27.40%) Web Services
2 371 (26.33%) .NET
3 330 (23.42%) HTML
4 295 (20.94%) CSS
5 262 (18.59%) Gherkin
6 254 (18.03%) REST
7 172 (12.21%) ASP.NET
8 160 (11.36%) SOAP
8 160 (11.36%) jQuery
9 155 (11.00%) Ruby on Rails
10 153 (10.86%) XML
11 143 (10.15%) ASP.NET MVC
11 143 (10.15%) HTML5
12 123 (8.73%) RESTful
13 118 (8.37%) Ajax
14 114 (8.09%) Spring
15 103 (7.31%) WCF
15 103 (7.31%) Castle Windsor
16 102 (7.24%) Hibernate
17 95 (6.74%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 249 (17.67%) Open Source
2 112 (7.95%) Mobile App
3 106 (7.52%) Blackberry
4 89 (6.32%) Enterprise Software
5 78 (5.54%) Computer Science
6 38 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
7 31 (2.20%) Digital Media
8 24 (1.70%) Video on Demand
9 16 (1.14%) IPTV
10 15 (1.06%) Mobile Payment
11 11 (0.78%) Mathematics
11 11 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 9 (0.64%) iPad
12 9 (0.64%) Online Gambling
13 8 (0.57%) BBC
13 8 (0.57%) iPhone
14 7 (0.50%) Visualisation
14 7 (0.50%) Online Games
14 7 (0.50%) W3C
15 6 (0.43%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 201 (14.27%) Android
2 146 (10.36%) Linux
3 127 (9.01%) Apple iOS
4 118 (8.37%) Windows
5 75 (5.32%) UNIX
6 9 (0.64%) Windows Phone
6 9 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
6 9 (0.64%) Debian
6 9 (0.64%) Mac OS X
7 7 (0.50%) Solaris
8 6 (0.43%) AIX
9 4 (0.28%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.071%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.071%) MeeGo
11 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.071%) CentOS
11 1 (0.071%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 758 (53.80%) BDD
2 753 (53.44%) TDD
3 568 (40.31%) Agile Software Development
4 415 (29.45%) Scrum
5 353 (25.05%) Test Automation
6 325 (23.07%) E-Commerce
7 270 (19.16%) MVC
8 240 (17.03%) Continuous Integration
9 237 (16.82%) Automated Testing
10 182 (12.92%) Automation Testing
11 173 (12.28%) OO
12 172 (12.21%) Test Scripting
13 157 (11.14%) Kanban
14 139 (9.87%) Unit Testing
15 131 (9.30%) Software Engineering
16 123 (8.73%) SOA
17 122 (8.66%) User Stories
18 115 (8.16%) Software Testing
19 107 (7.59%) Manual Testing
20 99 (7.03%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 631 (44.78%) Ruby
2 621 (44.07%) Java
3 424 (30.09%) JavaScript
4 421 (29.88%) C#
5 309 (21.93%) SQL
6 179 (12.70%) Python
7 150 (10.65%) PHP
8 68 (4.83%) C
9 66 (4.68%) Scala
10 65 (4.61%) C++
11 59 (4.19%) CoffeeScript
12 43 (3.05%) Groovy
13 42 (2.98%) T-SQL
14 39 (2.77%) Perl
15 23 (1.63%) VBScript
16 22 (1.56%) Shell Script
17 17 (1.21%) VB.NET
18 10 (0.71%) VB
19 9 (0.64%) Bash Shell
19 9 (0.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 157 (11.14%) Degree
2 105 (7.45%) ISEB
3 73 (5.18%) ISTQB
4 13 (0.92%) MBA
5 6 (0.43%) Sun Certification
5 6 (0.43%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.43%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.21%) IIBA
6 3 (0.21%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 535 (37.97%) QA
2 5 (0.35%) WAI
3 3 (0.21%) Basel III
4 2 (0.14%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (0.50%) Varnish
2 6 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.43%) Xen
3 1 (0.071%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.071%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.071%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 86 (6.10%) HP Quality Center
2 70 (4.97%) Puppet
3 58 (4.12%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (1.35%) Capistrano
5 14 (0.99%) Nagios
6 13 (0.92%) HAProxy
6 13 (0.92%) ZABBIX
6 13 (0.92%) Zenoss
7 5 (0.35%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.21%) Ansible
Vendors
1 170 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 86 (6.10%) Oracle
3 76 (5.39%) HP
4 56 (3.97%) Facebook
5 53 (3.76%) Twitter
6 36 (2.56%) JBoss
7 19 (1.35%) Google
8 16 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
9 15 (1.06%) Adobe
10 13 (0.92%) Atlassian
10 13 (0.92%) Apple
11 11 (0.78%) VMware
12 9 (0.64%) Xamarin
12 9 (0.64%) Sony
12 9 (0.64%) Toshiba
13 6 (0.43%) Perforce
13 6 (0.43%) ServiceNow
14 5 (0.35%) RedPrairie
14 5 (0.35%) Endeca
14 5 (0.35%) Zend
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