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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 344 378 375
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -3
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 810 680 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.78% 0.65% 0.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.87% 4.05% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 662 555 588
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%

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
16620 16800 15742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.07% 16.11% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14005 13657 13465
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 6 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 6 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 +33 762 £48,250 -3.50% 136
London +4 517 £52,500 - 85
City of London +29 136 £52,500 - 19
South East +61 102 £40,000 +23.07% 12
East of England +36 36 £50,000 +19.76% 3
East Sussex +12 33 £40,000 +17.64% 3
South West -10 33 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Bristol +6 29 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Berkshire +17 27 £48,250 +28.66% 3
Brighton - 27 £40,000 - 2
North West -10 26 £35,000 - 13
Scotland +22 24 £38,000 +10.14% 3
Hertfordshire +12 24 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Hampshire +8 24 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Yorkshire -22 19 £35,000 +2.94% 18
East Midlands - 16 £35,000 - 1
Northamptonshire - 15 £35,000 - 1
Northampton - 15 £35,000 - 1
Glasgow +21 14 £40,000 +6.66%
Manchester +9 14 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Southampton -1 13 £35,000 -17.64% 5
Leeds -18 12 £35,000 +2.94% 4
West Yorkshire -26 12 £35,000 +2.94% 4
West Sussex - 11 £45,000 -
South Wales - 11 £40,000 -
Wales - 11 £40,000 -
Cheshire -3 10 £33,500 -10.66% 6
Cambridgeshire +10 9 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Reading - 9 £48,250 - 2
Cambridge - 9 £47,500 - 1

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 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 1244 (75.12%) Agile Software Development
2 1021 (61.65%) BDD
3 929 (56.10%) Selenium
4 902 (54.47%) TDD
5 826 (49.88%) Java
6 649 (39.19%) Scrum
7 643 (38.83%) QA
8 565 (34.12%) Ruby
9 536 (32.37%) JavaScript
10 491 (29.65%) Test Automation
11 434 (26.21%) SQL
12 406 (24.52%) WebDriver
13 375 (22.64%) C#
14 362 (21.86%) OO
15 345 (20.83%) HTML
15 345 (20.83%) JUnit
16 343 (20.71%) Continuous Integration
17 335 (20.23%) Git (software)
18 318 (19.20%) Automated Testing
19 304 (18.36%) Jenkins
20 303 (18.30%) Web Services
21 299 (18.06%) Linux
22 291 (17.57%) JIRA
23 281 (16.97%) Finance
24 280 (16.91%) E-Commerce
25 259 (15.64%) CSS
26 244 (14.73%) .NET
27 225 (13.59%) Gherkin
28 223 (13.47%) Open Source
29 219 (13.22%) NUnit

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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
1 124 (7.49%) Node.js
2 92 (5.56%) Confluence
3 82 (4.95%) Elasticsearch
4 79 (4.77%) nginx
5 71 (4.29%) IIS
6 49 (2.96%) Apache Solr
7 43 (2.60%) Tomcat
8 33 (1.99%) Apache
9 27 (1.63%) JBoss
10 22 (1.33%) WebSphere
11 18 (1.09%) CMS
12 17 (1.03%) Drupal
13 15 (0.91%) WebLogic
14 13 (0.79%) OpenStack
15 12 (0.72%) WordPress
16 11 (0.66%) Jetty
17 9 (0.54%) GlassFish
18 7 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
19 5 (0.30%) Joomla!
20 3 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 59 (3.56%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.09%) Mingle
3 3 (0.18%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.18%) MS Office
4 2 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (1.15%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 6 (0.36%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.18%) Summit
3 3 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.060%) Magento
4 1 (0.060%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 66 (3.99%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (2.90%) GitHub
3 27 (1.63%) SaaS
4 17 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.48%) OpenShift
6 5 (0.30%) Heroku
7 3 (0.18%) Trello
8 2 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.060%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 77 (4.65%) Internet
2 74 (4.47%) HTTP
3 15 (0.91%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.48%) AMQP
5 7 (0.42%) FTP
5 7 (0.42%) DSL
6 4 (0.24%) DVB
6 4 (0.24%) Wireless
6 4 (0.24%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.18%) LDAP
8 2 (0.12%) Intranet
9 1 (0.060%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.060%) Broadband
9 1 (0.060%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.060%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 171 (10.33%) MongoDB
3 129 (7.79%) NoSQL
4 127 (7.67%) MySQL
5 111 (6.70%) Relational Database
6 83 (5.01%) Redis
7 77 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 75 (4.53%) Big Data
9 45 (2.72%) Hadoop
9 45 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
10 44 (2.66%) RDBMS
11 40 (2.42%) RavenDB
12 34 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
13 20 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
14 17 (1.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 15 (0.91%) Couchbase
16 13 (0.79%) Oracle Database
17 12 (0.72%) Hazelcast
18 11 (0.66%) Neo4j
19 8 (0.48%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 929 (56.10%) Selenium
2 406 (24.52%) WebDriver
3 345 (20.83%) JUnit
4 335 (20.23%) Git (software)
5 304 (18.36%) Jenkins
6 291 (17.57%) JIRA
7 219 (13.22%) NUnit
8 209 (12.62%) SpecFlow
9 191 (11.53%) Maven
10 173 (10.45%) Calabash
11 168 (10.14%) TeamCity
12 163 (9.84%) RSpec
13 162 (9.78%) QuickTest Pro
14 122 (7.37%) Jasmine
15 117 (7.07%) JBehave
16 112 (6.76%) Subversion
17 111 (6.70%) Appium
18 108 (6.52%) Rhino Mocks
19 99 (5.98%) Hudson
19 99 (5.98%) TestNG
General
1 281 (16.97%) Finance
2 117 (7.07%) Retail
3 90 (5.43%) Games
4 65 (3.93%) Back Office
5 54 (3.26%) Banking
6 45 (2.72%) Telecoms
7 36 (2.17%) Marketing
8 33 (1.99%) Publishing
9 29 (1.75%) Advertising
10 18 (1.09%) Financial Institution
11 15 (0.91%) Automotive
12 12 (0.72%) Law
12 12 (0.72%) Legal
13 11 (0.66%) Investment Banking
14 10 (0.60%) Front Office
15 9 (0.54%) Manufacturing
15 9 (0.54%) Multimedia
16 8 (0.48%) Online Betting
17 5 (0.30%) Electronics
18 2 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 663 (40.04%) Developer
2 283 (17.09%) Analyst
3 255 (15.40%) Tester
4 214 (12.92%) Test Analyst
5 178 (10.75%) Java Developer
6 168 (10.14%) Test Engineer
7 166 (10.02%) QA Engineer
8 131 (7.91%) Senior Developer
9 113 (6.82%) Automation Tester
10 106 (6.40%) Automation Engineer
11 80 (4.83%) QA Analyst
12 78 (4.71%) Ruby Developer
13 77 (4.65%) Software Engineer
14 73 (4.41%) Software Developer
15 61 (3.68%) C# Developer
16 56 (3.38%) .NET Developer
17 55 (3.32%) Senior Java Developer
18 50 (3.02%) JavaScript Developer
18 50 (3.02%) Senior Tester
18 50 (3.02%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 345 (20.83%) HTML
2 303 (18.30%) Web Services
3 259 (15.64%) CSS
4 244 (14.73%) .NET
5 225 (13.59%) Gherkin
6 211 (12.74%) RESTful
7 199 (12.02%) REST
8 196 (11.84%) XML
9 191 (11.53%) jQuery
10 184 (11.11%) Spring
11 158 (9.54%) AngularJS
12 128 (7.73%) ASP.NET
13 122 (7.37%) JSON
14 121 (7.31%) SOAP
15 111 (6.70%) ASP.NET MVC
15 111 (6.70%) HTML5
16 105 (6.34%) Backbone.js
17 96 (5.80%) Ruby on Rails
18 91 (5.50%) NHibernate
19 87 (5.25%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 223 (13.47%) Open Source
2 141 (8.51%) Mobile App
3 86 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
4 82 (4.95%) User Experience
5 64 (3.86%) Computer Science
6 51 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
7 32 (1.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 31 (1.87%) Blackberry
9 29 (1.75%) Hedge funds
10 24 (1.45%) Inversion of Control
10 24 (1.45%) Visualisation
11 23 (1.39%) Blog
12 20 (1.21%) Fixed Income
13 18 (1.09%) Client/Server
14 15 (0.91%) BBC
14 15 (0.91%) IPTV
15 14 (0.85%) Online Gambling
16 12 (0.72%) Algorithms
17 11 (0.66%) Digital Media
17 11 (0.66%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 299 (18.06%) Linux
2 155 (9.36%) Apple iOS
3 150 (9.06%) Android
4 124 (7.49%) Windows
5 123 (7.43%) UNIX
6 31 (1.87%) Debian
7 18 (1.09%) Windows Phone
8 13 (0.79%) CentOS
9 12 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
9 12 (0.72%) Mac OS
10 11 (0.66%) Windows Phone 8
11 7 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (0.36%) Ubuntu
12 6 (0.36%) Solaris
13 2 (0.12%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.060%) AIX
14 1 (0.060%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1244 (75.12%) Agile Software Development
2 1021 (61.65%) BDD
3 902 (54.47%) TDD
4 649 (39.19%) Scrum
5 491 (29.65%) Test Automation
6 362 (21.86%) OO
7 343 (20.71%) Continuous Integration
8 318 (19.20%) Automated Testing
9 280 (16.91%) E-Commerce
10 199 (12.02%) Pair Programming
10 199 (12.02%) Manual Testing
10 199 (12.02%) Test Scripting
11 179 (10.81%) Automation Testing
12 175 (10.57%) MVC
13 168 (10.14%) Software Engineering
14 159 (9.60%) Kanban
15 127 (7.67%) Continuous Improvement
16 121 (7.31%) Performance Testing
17 116 (7.00%) Regression Testing
18 111 (6.70%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 826 (49.88%) Java
2 565 (34.12%) Ruby
3 536 (32.37%) JavaScript
4 434 (26.21%) SQL
5 375 (22.64%) C#
6 145 (8.76%) Python
7 80 (4.83%) Perl
8 78 (4.71%) PHP
9 77 (4.65%) Groovy
10 63 (3.80%) C++
11 60 (3.62%) VB.NET
12 49 (2.96%) Scala
13 31 (1.87%) Objective-C
14 27 (1.63%) PL/SQL
15 26 (1.57%) Bash Shell
16 25 (1.51%) Shell Script
17 22 (1.33%) C
18 21 (1.27%) CoffeeScript
19 17 (1.03%) VBScript
19 17 (1.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 166 (10.02%) ISEB
2 142 (8.57%) Degree
3 115 (6.94%) ISTQB
4 47 (2.84%) VCP4
5 43 (2.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 13 (0.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 10 (0.60%) Security Cleared
8 7 (0.42%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 7 (0.42%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 7 (0.42%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 6 (0.36%) SC Cleared
10 5 (0.30%) HND
11 4 (0.24%) MCP
11 4 (0.24%) MCPD
11 4 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.24%) CSQA
12 3 (0.18%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.12%) IIBA
14 1 (0.060%) IC3 Certification
14 1 (0.060%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 643 (38.83%) QA
2 7 (0.42%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (0.24%) Cygwin
2 4 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (0.24%) Docker
3 2 (0.12%) HDFS
4 1 (0.060%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 75 (4.53%) Puppet
2 56 (3.38%) Ansible
3 55 (3.32%) HP Quality Center
4 22 (1.33%) Capistrano
5 6 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.24%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.12%) logstash
7 2 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.12%) Graphite
Vendors
1 141 (8.51%) Oracle
2 119 (7.19%) Microsoft
3 38 (2.29%) Endeca
4 37 (2.23%) RedPrairie
4 37 (2.23%) HP
5 35 (2.11%) Google
6 25 (1.51%) Atlassian
7 19 (1.15%) Zend
8 11 (0.66%) Terracotta
9 9 (0.54%) Apple
10 8 (0.48%) SAP
11 7 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (0.42%) Nokia
11 7 (0.42%) Siemens
11 7 (0.42%) Red Hat
11 7 (0.42%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 7 (0.42%) hybris
11 7 (0.42%) Cerillion
12 6 (0.36%) BT
12 6 (0.36%) Perforce
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £35k - £38k + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
South East
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Unibet
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Goole, North Humberside
Eden Lea UK Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £63000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Package + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Wa Consultants
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago