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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 271 372 365
Rank change year-on-year
+101 -7
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 1124 892 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.16% 0.81% 0.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.42% 4.82% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 988 774 810
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%

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
17502 18515 19375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.03% 16.73% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15188 15536 16408
Median salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 25 June 2016 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 25 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +110 1074 £52,500 +5.00% 113
London +36 640 £57,500 +4.54% 58
South East +112 110 £43,750 -2.77% 16
City of London +25 109 £57,500 -4.16% 9
South West +59 93 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Yorkshire +58 66 £40,000 +10.34% 13
East of England +69 61 £47,500 - 2
West Yorkshire +36 45 £47,500 +26.66% 9
North West +23 43 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Leeds +45 42 £45,000 +20.00% 8
Scotland +14 36 £44,000 +10.00% 9
Manchester +15 34 £47,500 +5.55% 4
East Midlands +23 32 £37,500 -14.77% 3
Hertfordshire +38 31 £45,000 -16.27% 1
Hampshire +28 29 £35,000 +16.66% 2
West Midlands 0 29 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Glasgow +8 28 £41,750 +5.69% 5
Gloucestershire +23 27 £47,500 - 4
Somerset +18 26 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Wiltshire - 26 £45,000 - 3
Surrey +43 22 £52,500 +16.66% 5
Swindon - 22 £45,000 - 2
Berkshire +22 20 £42,500 -29.16% 3
Watford +25 18 £48,750 +39.28% 1
Bath +8 18 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Cambridgeshire +14 17 £47,500 - 1
West Sussex +2 15 £40,000 -5.88%
Reading +22 14 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Warwickshire +11 14 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Bristol +3 14 £55,000 +37.50%

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 1880 (82.10%) Agile Software Development
2 1515 (66.16%) Selenium
3 1430 (62.45%) Java
4 1227 (53.58%) BDD
5 981 (42.84%) TDD
6 958 (41.83%) QA
7 907 (39.61%) Scrum
8 825 (36.03%) Jenkins
9 760 (33.19%) Test Automation
10 682 (29.78%) Continuous Integration
11 678 (29.61%) JUnit
12 670 (29.26%) SQL
13 668 (29.17%) Ruby
14 584 (25.50%) WebDriver
15 500 (21.83%) JavaScript
16 469 (20.48%) C#
17 467 (20.39%) Finance
18 460 (20.09%) Git (software)
19 457 (19.96%) Spring
20 447 (19.52%) JIRA
21 391 (17.07%) HTML
22 357 (15.59%) Automated Testing
23 354 (15.46%) Functional Testing
24 350 (15.28%) Maven
25 347 (15.15%) Linux
26 346 (15.11%) Automation Testing
27 345 (15.07%) Web Services
28 339 (14.80%) Kanban
29 334 (14.59%) CSS
30 330 (14.41%) Oracle

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
1 134 (5.85%) JBoss
2 105 (4.59%) Confluence
3 91 (3.97%) Tomcat
4 67 (2.93%) GlassFish
5 61 (2.66%) Apache
6 43 (1.88%) WildFly
7 42 (1.83%) CMS
8 36 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
8 36 (1.57%) Mule
9 34 (1.48%) Mule ESB
10 26 (1.14%) Apache ServiceMix
10 26 (1.14%) OpenStack
11 20 (0.87%) Jetty
11 20 (0.87%) WebLogic
12 14 (0.61%) IIS
12 14 (0.61%) WebSphere
13 12 (0.52%) Documentum
13 12 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 11 (0.48%) Apache Solr
15 9 (0.39%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 41 (1.79%) MS Excel
2 14 (0.61%) Photoshop
3 13 (0.57%) Mingle
4 8 (0.35%) MS Office
5 1 (0.044%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
3 6 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.13%) Apache OFBiz
5 2 (0.087%) Magento
6 1 (0.044%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.044%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.044%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.044%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 128 (5.59%) Amazon AWS
2 83 (3.62%) GitHub
3 44 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 26 (1.14%) SaaS
5 18 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.35%) Heroku
7 5 (0.22%) PaaS
8 3 (0.13%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.13%) Route 53
8 3 (0.13%) Trello
9 2 (0.087%) IaaS
10 1 (0.044%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.044%) Force.com
10 1 (0.044%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 54 (2.36%) Internet
2 47 (2.05%) HTTP
3 24 (1.05%) SSH
4 19 (0.83%) LAN
5 16 (0.70%) WAN
6 7 (0.31%) SAN
7 6 (0.26%) SNMP
7 6 (0.26%) VPN
8 5 (0.22%) SSL
8 5 (0.22%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.22%) Telnet
9 4 (0.17%) DSL
9 4 (0.17%) Extranet
9 4 (0.17%) Intranet
9 4 (0.17%) SMTP
10 3 (0.13%) tcpdump
10 3 (0.13%) Wireshark
11 2 (0.087%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.087%) LTE
11 2 (0.087%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 268 (11.70%) MySQL
2 175 (7.64%) SQL Server
3 128 (5.59%) Relational Database
4 116 (5.07%) MongoDB
5 110 (4.80%) PostgreSQL
6 107 (4.67%) NoSQL
7 101 (4.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 73 (3.19%) Oracle Database
9 61 (2.66%) Hadoop
10 60 (2.62%) RDBMS
11 52 (2.27%) CouchDB
12 45 (1.97%) SQL Server 2014
13 30 (1.31%) Big Data
14 16 (0.70%) Neo4j
15 15 (0.66%) DB2
16 12 (0.52%) Data Mining
16 12 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
17 11 (0.48%) Hazelcast
18 10 (0.44%) MarkLogic
19 9 (0.39%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 1515 (66.16%) Selenium
2 825 (36.03%) Jenkins
3 678 (29.61%) JUnit
4 584 (25.50%) WebDriver
5 460 (20.09%) Git (software)
6 447 (19.52%) JIRA
7 350 (15.28%) Maven
8 248 (10.83%) SpecFlow
9 234 (10.22%) SoapUI
10 223 (9.74%) Mockito
11 221 (9.65%) RSpec
12 188 (8.21%) TeamCity
13 187 (8.17%) TestNG
14 185 (8.08%) JMeter
15 178 (7.77%) Hudson
16 171 (7.47%) Appium
17 165 (7.21%) JBehave
18 158 (6.90%) HP UFT
19 155 (6.77%) Gradle
20 127 (5.55%) Subversion
General
1 467 (20.39%) Finance
2 136 (5.94%) Banking
3 108 (4.72%) Retail
4 106 (4.63%) Games
5 92 (4.02%) Advertising
6 89 (3.89%) Telecoms
7 61 (2.66%) Billing
8 46 (2.01%) Marketing
9 39 (1.70%) Law
10 31 (1.35%) Electronics
11 30 (1.31%) Manufacturing
12 26 (1.14%) Back Office
13 16 (0.70%) Publishing
14 15 (0.66%) Investment Banking
15 13 (0.57%) Financial Institution
16 10 (0.44%) Private Banking
17 9 (0.39%) Front Office
18 8 (0.35%) Retail Banking
19 7 (0.31%) Legal
20 6 (0.26%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 859 (37.51%) Developer
2 427 (18.65%) Java Developer
3 377 (16.46%) Test Engineer
4 374 (16.33%) Analyst
5 332 (14.50%) Tester
6 311 (13.58%) Test Analyst
7 280 (12.23%) QA Engineer
8 249 (10.87%) Senior Developer
9 211 (9.21%) Automation Tester
10 196 (8.56%) Developer in Test
11 168 (7.34%) Test Automation Engineer
12 165 (7.21%) Automation Test Analyst
13 161 (7.03%) Java Engineer
14 150 (6.55%) Senior Java Developer
15 126 (5.50%) Agile Developer
16 124 (5.41%) QA Test Engineer
17 119 (5.20%) QA Tester
18 116 (5.07%) QA Analyst
19 112 (4.89%) Agile Java Developer
20 95 (4.15%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 457 (19.96%) Spring
2 391 (17.07%) HTML
3 345 (15.07%) Web Services
4 334 (14.59%) CSS
5 287 (12.53%) REST
6 259 (11.31%) Gherkin
7 257 (11.22%) SOAP
8 253 (11.05%) RESTful
9 239 (10.44%) Hibernate
10 223 (9.74%) AngularJS
11 197 (8.60%) jQuery
12 181 (7.90%) XML
13 180 (7.86%) JMS
14 164 (7.16%) Java EE
15 157 (6.86%) .NET
15 157 (6.86%) JSON
16 130 (5.68%) Node.js
17 108 (4.72%) JAX-RS
18 95 (4.15%) Ruby on Rails
19 92 (4.02%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 159 (6.94%) Mobile App
2 142 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
2 142 (6.20%) Computer Science
3 93 (4.06%) Enterprise Software
4 90 (3.93%) Fintech
5 75 (3.28%) User Experience
6 70 (3.06%) Client/Server
7 63 (2.75%) Mathematics
8 39 (1.70%) Smart Meter
9 34 (1.48%) Digital Media
10 30 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 26 (1.14%) Derivative
12 23 (1.00%) iPad
13 22 (0.96%) N-Tier
14 20 (0.87%) Online Games
15 18 (0.79%) Blog
16 17 (0.74%) Virtual Team
17 16 (0.70%) Management Information System
18 14 (0.61%) Mobile Payment
19 13 (0.57%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 347 (15.15%) Linux
2 235 (10.26%) Unix
3 167 (7.29%) Android
4 153 (6.68%) Windows
5 138 (6.03%) Apple iOS
6 19 (0.83%) CentOS
7 16 (0.70%) Ubuntu
8 12 (0.52%) Kali Linux
9 7 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
10 6 (0.26%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.17%) Debian
11 4 (0.17%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.13%) Windows Server
13 2 (0.087%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.087%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.044%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.044%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1880 (82.10%) Agile Software Development
2 1227 (53.58%) BDD
3 981 (42.84%) TDD
4 907 (39.61%) Scrum
5 760 (33.19%) Test Automation
6 682 (29.78%) Continuous Integration
7 357 (15.59%) Automated Testing
8 354 (15.46%) Functional Testing
9 346 (15.11%) Automation Testing
10 339 (14.80%) Kanban
11 299 (13.06%) Software Engineering
12 289 (12.62%) Software Testing
13 283 (12.36%) OO
14 267 (11.66%) Open Source
15 231 (10.09%) Test Scripting
16 224 (9.78%) SDLC
17 215 (9.39%) E-Commerce
17 215 (9.39%) Manual Testing
18 207 (9.04%) Mentoring
19 198 (8.65%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1430 (62.45%) Java
2 670 (29.26%) SQL
3 668 (29.17%) Ruby
4 500 (21.83%) JavaScript
5 469 (20.48%) C#
6 322 (14.06%) Python
7 232 (10.13%) PHP
8 177 (7.73%) Groovy
9 161 (7.03%) Scala
10 113 (4.93%) C++
11 96 (4.19%) Perl
12 55 (2.40%) Shell Script
13 52 (2.27%) PL/SQL
14 47 (2.05%) Bash Shell
15 44 (1.92%) C
16 37 (1.62%) Clojure
17 26 (1.14%) XPath
18 22 (0.96%) VB
19 18 (0.79%) PowerShell
20 13 (0.57%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 287 (12.53%) Degree
2 223 (9.74%) ISEB
3 215 (9.39%) ISTQB
4 78 (3.41%) Security Cleared
5 63 (2.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 37 (1.62%) DV Cleared
7 19 (0.83%) SC Cleared
8 15 (0.66%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 7 (0.31%) OCP
9 7 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
9 7 (0.31%) Sun Certification
10 5 (0.22%) MBA
11 4 (0.17%) A+ Certification
12 3 (0.13%) ISEB Practitioner
13 1 (0.044%) IIBA
13 1 (0.044%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.044%) OCA
13 1 (0.044%) OCAJ
13 1 (0.044%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 958 (41.83%) QA
2 106 (4.63%) SDET
3 5 (0.22%) HL7
4 3 (0.13%) ISO 8583
4 3 (0.13%) ISO20022
5 2 (0.087%) WCAG
6 1 (0.044%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.044%) WAI
System Software
1 128 (5.59%) Docker
2 24 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.52%) KVM
4 11 (0.48%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.22%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.17%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.087%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.087%) vSphere
8 1 (0.044%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.044%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 141 (6.16%) Puppet
2 36 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (1.48%) Ansible
4 23 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
5 14 (0.61%) Nagios
6 13 (0.57%) BladeLogic
6 13 (0.57%) Capistrano
6 13 (0.57%) Control-M
7 11 (0.48%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 11 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 9 (0.39%) Kubernetes
8 9 (0.39%) Mesos
9 6 (0.26%) CA Service Virtualization
9 6 (0.26%) Packer
9 6 (0.26%) Terraform
10 3 (0.13%) Rundeck
11 1 (0.044%) Grafana
11 1 (0.044%) Kibana
11 1 (0.044%) logstash
11 1 (0.044%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 330 (14.41%) Oracle
2 159 (6.94%) Microsoft
3 102 (4.45%) HP
4 61 (2.66%) Atlassian
5 45 (1.97%) IBM
6 33 (1.44%) SAP
7 29 (1.27%) VMware
8 21 (0.92%) Red Hat
9 18 (0.79%) Google
9 18 (0.79%) Rally
10 17 (0.74%) Sybase
11 12 (0.52%) Cegedim Rx
11 12 (0.52%) FatWire
11 12 (0.52%) Hitachi
11 12 (0.52%) New Relic
12 11 (0.48%) Murex
13 10 (0.44%) Calypso
13 10 (0.44%) WorldPay
14 9 (0.39%) AppDynamics
15 8 (0.35%) Informatica
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