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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 333 385 422
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +37
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 913 789 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.83% 0.66% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.10% 4.11% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 741 662 571
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,850 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%

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
17919 19183 16649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.20% 15.98% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 15030 15838 14179
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +42 846 £50,000 - 131
London +25 595 £52,500 -4.54% 92
City of London +38 141 £54,000 -1.81% 30
South East +67 82 £52,500 +40.00% 14
Yorkshire +1 38 £36,500 +7.35% 4
North West +16 35 £45,000 +38.46% 12
East Sussex - 35 £55,000 - 1
South West -16 32 £36,000 - 4
East of England +34 29 £47,500 -8.65% 3
Wales +20 28 £40,000 +35.59% 2
South Wales +16 28 £40,000 +35.59% 2
Brighton - 28 £52,500 -
Bristol +1 26 £36,000 -4.00% 4
Scotland +30 25 £40,000 +3.22% 3
South Yorkshire +16 21 £36,500 - 2
Sheffield +17 20 £37,000 - 2
East Midlands +35 19 £37,500 -11.76%
Manchester +14 19 £45,000 +17.64% 6
Berkshire +7 18 £57,500 +64.28% 3
West Yorkshire +8 16 £35,000 +2.94% 1
Leeds +2 16 £35,000 +2.94% 1
Cheshire +17 14 £45,000 +50.00% 6
Hertfordshire +2 14 £50,000 -9.09% 1
West Sussex - 14 £50,000 -
Edinburgh +22 12 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Glasgow +16 12 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Rochdale - 12 £45,000 - 1
Northamptonshire - 12 £37,500 -
Cambridgeshire +20 11 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Chester +19 11 £40,000 +33.33% 5

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1320 (76.34%) Agile Software Development
2 1058 (61.19%) Selenium
3 997 (57.66%) BDD
4 914 (52.86%) Java
5 880 (50.90%) TDD
6 691 (39.97%) QA
7 665 (38.46%) Scrum
8 581 (33.60%) Test Automation
9 550 (31.81%) Ruby
10 534 (30.88%) JavaScript
11 487 (28.17%) WebDriver
12 464 (26.84%) SQL
13 375 (21.69%) JUnit
14 360 (20.82%) C#
15 356 (20.59%) HTML
16 349 (20.19%) Automated Testing
17 343 (19.84%) Continuous Integration
18 330 (19.09%) Git (software)
19 323 (18.68%) Jenkins
20 318 (18.39%) OO
21 309 (17.87%) Finance
22 303 (17.52%) Linux
23 278 (16.08%) JIRA
24 276 (15.96%) E-Commerce
25 274 (15.85%) CSS
26 268 (15.50%) Web Services
27 251 (14.52%) Open Source
28 227 (13.13%) XML
29 224 (12.96%) Gherkin
30 218 (12.61%) Test Scripting

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 122 (7.06%) Node.js
2 77 (4.45%) Confluence
3 73 (4.22%) Elasticsearch
4 72 (4.16%) nginx
5 50 (2.89%) Tomcat
6 48 (2.78%) IIS
7 46 (2.66%) Apache Solr
8 33 (1.91%) Apache
9 31 (1.79%) WebSphere
10 26 (1.50%) Jetty
11 24 (1.39%) JBoss
12 21 (1.21%) CMS
13 18 (1.04%) OpenStack
14 13 (0.75%) WebLogic
15 4 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
16 3 (0.17%) Drupal
16 3 (0.17%) GlassFish
16 3 (0.17%) Mule
16 3 (0.17%) WordPress
16 3 (0.17%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 37 (2.14%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.04%) Mingle
3 5 (0.29%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.17%) MS Office
5 2 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (0.69%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 4 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.058%) Magento
3 1 (0.058%) Endur
3 1 (0.058%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 69 (3.99%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (2.08%) GitHub
3 22 (1.27%) SaaS
4 15 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.40%) Heroku
6 6 (0.35%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.23%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.17%) Veeva
9 2 (0.12%) Trello
10 1 (0.058%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.058%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.058%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 114 (6.59%) HTTP
2 61 (3.53%) Internet
3 20 (1.16%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.46%) DVB
4 8 (0.46%) AMQP
5 7 (0.40%) DSL
6 6 (0.35%) FTP
6 6 (0.35%) Wireless
7 4 (0.23%) Wireshark
7 4 (0.23%) Unified Communications
7 4 (0.23%) LDAP
8 3 (0.17%) Broadband
9 2 (0.12%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.12%) DNS
9 2 (0.12%) Intranet
9 2 (0.12%) Multicast
9 2 (0.12%) ICMP
9 2 (0.12%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (10.24%) MongoDB
2 165 (9.54%) SQL Server
3 121 (7.00%) NoSQL
4 103 (5.96%) MySQL
4 103 (5.96%) Relational Database
5 94 (5.44%) Redis
6 79 (4.57%) Apache Cassandra
7 62 (3.59%) Big Data
8 55 (3.18%) RDBMS
9 48 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
10 42 (2.43%) Hadoop
11 18 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
11 18 (1.04%) RavenDB
12 15 (0.87%) Hazelcast
13 14 (0.81%) MarkLogic
13 14 (0.81%) Couchbase
14 13 (0.75%) Neo4j
15 12 (0.69%) CouchDB
16 10 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1058 (61.19%) Selenium
2 487 (28.17%) WebDriver
3 375 (21.69%) JUnit
4 330 (19.09%) Git (software)
5 323 (18.68%) Jenkins
6 278 (16.08%) JIRA
7 202 (11.68%) SpecFlow
8 191 (11.05%) Calabash
9 184 (10.64%) Maven
10 172 (9.95%) NUnit
11 159 (9.20%) RSpec
12 145 (8.39%) QuickTest Pro
13 141 (8.16%) Appium
14 128 (7.40%) JBehave
15 122 (7.06%) TestNG
16 121 (7.00%) Subversion
17 117 (6.77%) Jasmine
18 115 (6.65%) JMeter
19 114 (6.59%) TeamCity
20 94 (5.44%) Eclipse
General
1 309 (17.87%) Finance
2 89 (5.15%) Retail
3 81 (4.68%) Games
4 67 (3.88%) Banking
5 48 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 46 (2.66%) Back Office
7 41 (2.37%) Advertising
8 33 (1.91%) Publishing
9 32 (1.85%) Marketing
10 24 (1.39%) Law
11 23 (1.33%) Financial Institution
11 23 (1.33%) Automotive
12 14 (0.81%) Online Betting
13 10 (0.58%) Legal
14 9 (0.52%) Multimedia
14 9 (0.52%) Investment Banking
14 9 (0.52%) Front Office
15 8 (0.46%) Manufacturing
16 6 (0.35%) Electronics
17 1 (0.058%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 628 (36.32%) Developer
2 301 (17.41%) Analyst
3 295 (17.06%) Tester
4 221 (12.78%) Test Analyst
5 178 (10.29%) Java Developer
6 175 (10.12%) Test Engineer
7 168 (9.72%) QA Engineer
8 145 (8.39%) Automation Tester
9 116 (6.71%) Senior Developer
10 110 (6.36%) Automation Engineer
11 99 (5.73%) Software Engineer
12 85 (4.92%) QA Analyst
13 68 (3.93%) Ruby Developer
14 60 (3.47%) Software Developer
15 55 (3.18%) QA Tester
15 55 (3.18%) .NET Developer
16 53 (3.07%) Senior Tester
16 53 (3.07%) Test Manager
16 53 (3.07%) Senior Java Developer
17 50 (2.89%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 356 (20.59%) HTML
2 274 (15.85%) CSS
3 268 (15.50%) Web Services
4 227 (13.13%) XML
5 224 (12.96%) Gherkin
6 215 (12.43%) .NET
7 207 (11.97%) Spring
8 196 (11.34%) RESTful
9 192 (11.10%) REST
10 154 (8.91%) AngularJS
10 154 (8.91%) jQuery
11 149 (8.62%) JSON
12 117 (6.77%) Hibernate
13 111 (6.42%) HTML5
14 110 (6.36%) ASP.NET
15 91 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
16 86 (4.97%) ASP.NET MVC
17 84 (4.86%) Java EE
17 84 (4.86%) SOAP
18 81 (4.68%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 251 (14.52%) Open Source
2 163 (9.43%) Mobile App
3 103 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
4 79 (4.57%) User Experience
5 64 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 60 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
7 40 (2.31%) Blackberry
8 37 (2.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 32 (1.85%) Client/Server
10 28 (1.62%) Blog
11 24 (1.39%) Visualisation
12 22 (1.27%) BBC
13 20 (1.16%) Fixed Income
14 18 (1.04%) Hedge funds
15 16 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
16 15 (0.87%) Algorithms
17 14 (0.81%) iPhone
17 14 (0.81%) Online Games
17 14 (0.81%) IPTV
18 13 (0.75%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 303 (17.52%) Linux
2 181 (10.47%) Apple iOS
3 177 (10.24%) Android
4 124 (7.17%) UNIX
5 122 (7.06%) Windows
6 28 (1.62%) Debian
7 18 (1.04%) Windows Phone
8 12 (0.69%) Mac OS
9 11 (0.64%) Windows Phone 8
9 11 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
10 10 (0.58%) CentOS
10 10 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.12%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.058%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.058%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1320 (76.34%) Agile Software Development
2 997 (57.66%) BDD
3 880 (50.90%) TDD
4 665 (38.46%) Scrum
5 581 (33.60%) Test Automation
6 349 (20.19%) Automated Testing
7 343 (19.84%) Continuous Integration
8 318 (18.39%) OO
9 276 (15.96%) E-Commerce
10 218 (12.61%) Test Scripting
11 217 (12.55%) Manual Testing
12 183 (10.58%) Automation Testing
13 174 (10.06%) Software Engineering
14 170 (9.83%) Kanban
15 156 (9.02%) Pair Programming
16 153 (8.85%) MVC
17 148 (8.56%) Continuous Delivery
18 142 (8.21%) Software Testing
19 130 (7.52%) Performance Testing
20 123 (7.11%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 914 (52.86%) Java
2 550 (31.81%) Ruby
3 534 (30.88%) JavaScript
4 464 (26.84%) SQL
5 360 (20.82%) C#
6 160 (9.25%) Python
7 99 (5.73%) Groovy
8 96 (5.55%) Perl
9 80 (4.63%) PHP
10 69 (3.99%) Scala
11 65 (3.76%) C++
12 41 (2.37%) C
12 41 (2.37%) Objective-C
13 34 (1.97%) VB.NET
14 32 (1.85%) PL/SQL
14 32 (1.85%) Bash Shell
15 25 (1.45%) Shell Script
16 17 (0.98%) Korn
16 17 (0.98%) VBScript
17 16 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 176 (10.18%) ISEB
2 139 (8.04%) Degree
3 123 (7.11%) ISTQB
4 39 (2.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 12 (0.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 11 (0.64%) Security Cleared
7 9 (0.52%) SC Cleared
7 9 (0.52%) HND
8 8 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.23%) MCP
9 4 (0.23%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.23%) CSQA
9 4 (0.23%) MCPD
10 2 (0.12%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
10 2 (0.12%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 2 (0.12%) MBA
10 2 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.12%) PMP
10 2 (0.12%) IIBA
10 2 (0.12%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 691 (39.97%) QA
2 8 (0.46%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.058%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.058%) Solvency II
System Software
1 10 (0.58%) Docker
2 4 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (0.23%) Cygwin
3 1 (0.058%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 81 (4.68%) Puppet
2 55 (3.18%) Ansible
3 48 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
4 12 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (0.64%) Vagrant
6 9 (0.52%) Capistrano
7 2 (0.12%) Graphite
7 2 (0.12%) logstash
8 1 (0.058%) Salt
Vendors
1 126 (7.29%) Oracle
2 104 (6.02%) Microsoft
3 39 (2.26%) Atlassian
4 33 (1.91%) Google
5 30 (1.74%) HP
6 16 (0.93%) Endeca
7 15 (0.87%) RedPrairie
8 14 (0.81%) Sybase
9 13 (0.75%) Terracotta
10 10 (0.58%) SAP
10 10 (0.58%) Red Hat
10 10 (0.58%) TIBCO
10 10 (0.58%) WorldPay
11 9 (0.52%) Informatica
11 9 (0.52%) Perforce
12 8 (0.46%) Akamai
12 8 (0.46%) Apple
12 8 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (0.40%) hybris
14 6 (0.35%) BT
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000.00 - £700000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Careerwise
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
The Developer Portal
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent high level package
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Company Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Company Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago