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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 268 325 315
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -10
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 1165 1071 1091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.21% 0.98% 0.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.55% 5.61% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 961 939 800
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
17793 19078 18777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.46% 17.44% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 15499 16188 15558
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 £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +56 1100 £52,500 +5.00% 157
London +18 620 £60,000 +9.09% 74
South East +96 181 £45,000 -5.26% 23
City of London -15 98 £57,500 -8.00% 19
Yorkshire +55 75 £40,000 +14.28% 10
South West +11 71 £37,500 -6.25% 20
West Yorkshire +43 55 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Leeds +56 50 £45,000 +5.88% 5
West Midlands +32 47 £43,250 +2.97% 2
East of England 0 46 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Scotland +34 44 £42,500 -7.60% 2
Berkshire +27 44 £42,500 -19.04% 10
Surrey +41 37 £52,500 -4.54% 4
Hampshire +25 31 £42,500 +41.66% 3
Reading +26 29 £42,500 -22.72% 6
East Sussex +17 29 £41,250 -13.15% 2
East Midlands +11 29 £37,500 -16.66% 4
North West -6 29 £37,500 -6.25% 13
Glasgow +27 28 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Birmingham +3 23 £43,750 +17.44% 2
Somerset +1 23 £40,000 +1.91% 4
West Sussex +20 22 £50,000 +6.38%
South Wales -1 19 £47,500 +31.94% 2
Wales -11 19 £47,500 +31.03% 2
Brighton +14 18 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Cambridgeshire +13 18 £52,500 +17.97% 2
Wiltshire - 18 £40,000 - 3
Hertfordshire +11 17 £45,000 -35.71% 1
Gloucestershire +9 17 £35,000 -22.22% 6
Manchester -18 17 £45,000 +12.50% 10

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1899 (79.89%) Agile Software Development
2 1540 (64.79%) Selenium
3 1435 (60.37%) Java
4 1238 (52.08%) BDD
5 978 (41.14%) QA
6 955 (40.18%) TDD
7 906 (38.12%) Scrum
8 762 (32.06%) Jenkins
9 735 (30.92%) Test Automation
10 677 (28.48%) JUnit
11 651 (27.39%) Continuous Integration
12 630 (26.50%) SQL
13 622 (26.17%) Ruby
14 541 (22.76%) WebDriver
15 512 (21.54%) JavaScript
16 489 (20.57%) Finance
17 481 (20.24%) Git (software)
18 473 (19.90%) JIRA
19 453 (19.06%) C#
20 432 (18.17%) Spring
21 401 (16.87%) HTML
22 378 (15.90%) Automated Testing
23 374 (15.73%) Automation Testing
24 363 (15.27%) Python
25 360 (15.15%) Linux
26 353 (14.85%) Kanban
27 342 (14.39%) Maven
28 328 (13.80%) Web Services
29 327 (13.76%) REST
30 326 (13.71%) Functional Testing

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
1 104 (4.38%) Confluence
2 90 (3.79%) JBoss
3 73 (3.07%) Tomcat
4 54 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
5 51 (2.15%) Apache
6 42 (1.77%) GlassFish
7 41 (1.72%) Mule
8 37 (1.56%) Mule ESB
9 35 (1.47%) CMS
10 31 (1.30%) OpenStack
11 26 (1.09%) IIS
12 24 (1.01%) WildFly
13 23 (0.97%) Apache Solr
14 21 (0.88%) Jetty
15 17 (0.72%) WebSphere
16 13 (0.55%) Apache ServiceMix
17 12 (0.50%) Apache Spark
17 12 (0.50%) Documentum
17 12 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 12 (0.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 35 (1.47%) MS Excel
2 11 (0.46%) Mingle
3 6 (0.25%) MS Office
3 6 (0.25%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.084%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.042%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 23 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 15 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.17%) Apache OFBiz
5 3 (0.13%) Magento
6 1 (0.042%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.042%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.042%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 154 (6.48%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (3.66%) GitHub
3 50 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 47 (1.98%) SaaS
5 14 (0.59%) PaaS
6 13 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (0.50%) IaaS
8 9 (0.38%) Slack
9 8 (0.34%) Google Apps
9 8 (0.34%) Heroku
9 8 (0.34%) Office 365
10 5 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (0.17%) Trello
12 3 (0.13%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.13%) iTunes
12 3 (0.13%) Route 53
13 2 (0.084%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.084%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 1 (0.042%) AWS CloudFormation
14 1 (0.042%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 69 (2.90%) Internet
2 51 (2.15%) HTTP
3 20 (0.84%) SSH
4 19 (0.80%) SMTP
5 18 (0.76%) SSL
6 13 (0.55%) LAN
7 11 (0.46%) WAN
8 9 (0.38%) LDAP
9 8 (0.34%) HTTPS
9 8 (0.34%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.25%) SNMP
10 6 (0.25%) VPN
11 4 (0.17%) DSL
12 3 (0.13%) Broadband
12 3 (0.13%) SAN
13 2 (0.084%) 3GPP
13 2 (0.084%) GSM
13 2 (0.084%) tcpdump
13 2 (0.084%) UMTS
13 2 (0.084%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (11.19%) MySQL
2 139 (5.85%) SQL Server
3 137 (5.76%) MongoDB
4 127 (5.34%) NoSQL
5 126 (5.30%) Apache Cassandra
6 107 (4.50%) Relational Database
7 83 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
8 69 (2.90%) Oracle Database
9 59 (2.48%) Hadoop
10 58 (2.44%) CouchDB
11 47 (1.98%) Big Data
12 43 (1.81%) RDBMS
13 33 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
14 28 (1.18%) Neo4j
15 16 (0.67%) DB2
16 13 (0.55%) MarkLogic
17 12 (0.50%) Data Mining
17 12 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
18 9 (0.38%) OrientDB
18 9 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1540 (64.79%) Selenium
2 762 (32.06%) Jenkins
3 677 (28.48%) JUnit
4 541 (22.76%) WebDriver
5 481 (20.24%) Git (software)
6 473 (19.90%) JIRA
7 342 (14.39%) Maven
8 266 (11.19%) SpecFlow
9 257 (10.81%) SoapUI
10 250 (10.52%) Mockito
11 210 (8.83%) TeamCity
12 209 (8.79%) Appium
13 191 (8.04%) JMeter
14 190 (7.99%) RSpec
14 190 (7.99%) TestNG
15 176 (7.40%) Gradle
16 141 (5.93%) JBehave
17 134 (5.64%) HP UFT
18 124 (5.22%) Hudson
19 116 (4.88%) NUnit
General
1 489 (20.57%) Finance
2 141 (5.93%) Banking
3 129 (5.43%) Retail
4 128 (5.38%) Games
5 106 (4.46%) Telecoms
6 95 (4.00%) Advertising
7 45 (1.89%) Marketing
8 43 (1.81%) Law
9 39 (1.64%) Billing
10 27 (1.14%) Electronics
10 27 (1.14%) Manufacturing
11 26 (1.09%) Back Office
12 24 (1.01%) Financial Institution
13 19 (0.80%) Investment Banking
14 18 (0.76%) Legal
15 14 (0.59%) Publishing
16 10 (0.42%) Private Banking
17 8 (0.34%) Front Office
18 6 (0.25%) Online Betting
19 3 (0.13%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 867 (36.47%) Developer
2 425 (17.88%) Java Developer
3 368 (15.48%) Analyst
4 364 (15.31%) Test Engineer
5 314 (13.21%) Tester
6 307 (12.92%) Test Analyst
7 306 (12.87%) QA Engineer
8 250 (10.52%) Senior Developer
9 233 (9.80%) Developer in Test
10 204 (8.58%) Automation Tester
11 171 (7.19%) Test Automation Engineer
12 163 (6.86%) Automation Test Analyst
13 158 (6.65%) Java Engineer
14 154 (6.48%) Senior Java Developer
15 130 (5.47%) QA Analyst
16 129 (5.43%) QA Test Engineer
17 115 (4.84%) QA Tester
18 98 (4.12%) Agile Developer
19 90 (3.79%) Agile Java Developer
19 90 (3.79%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 432 (18.17%) Spring
2 401 (16.87%) HTML
3 328 (13.80%) Web Services
4 327 (13.76%) REST
5 316 (13.29%) CSS
6 306 (12.87%) Gherkin
7 261 (10.98%) SOAP
8 245 (10.31%) AngularJS
9 243 (10.22%) RESTful
10 198 (8.33%) .NET
10 198 (8.33%) Hibernate
11 187 (7.87%) XML
12 171 (7.19%) jQuery
13 154 (6.48%) Java EE
14 144 (6.06%) JMS
14 144 (6.06%) JSON
15 119 (5.01%) Node.js
16 118 (4.96%) Ruby on Rails
17 100 (4.21%) Ajax
18 89 (3.74%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 169 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
2 155 (6.52%) Computer Science
3 153 (6.44%) Mobile App
4 81 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
5 71 (2.99%) User Experience
6 64 (2.69%) Fintech
7 49 (2.06%) Client/Server
8 42 (1.77%) Digital Media
8 42 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 34 (1.43%) Mathematics
10 32 (1.35%) Management Information System
11 26 (1.09%) Derivative
11 26 (1.09%) Online Games
11 26 (1.09%) Smart Meter
12 23 (0.97%) Virtual Team
13 22 (0.93%) iPad
14 20 (0.84%) Wiki
15 18 (0.76%) N-Tier
15 18 (0.76%) Private Cloud
16 15 (0.63%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 360 (15.15%) Linux
2 190 (7.99%) Unix
3 177 (7.45%) Android
4 142 (5.97%) Apple iOS
5 124 (5.22%) Windows
6 20 (0.84%) Ubuntu
7 9 (0.38%) CentOS
8 8 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
9 7 (0.29%) Kali Linux
10 5 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.17%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.13%) Debian
12 3 (0.13%) Windows Server
13 2 (0.084%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.084%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.042%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.042%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1899 (79.89%) Agile Software Development
2 1238 (52.08%) BDD
3 955 (40.18%) TDD
4 906 (38.12%) Scrum
5 735 (30.92%) Test Automation
6 651 (27.39%) Continuous Integration
7 378 (15.90%) Automated Testing
8 374 (15.73%) Automation Testing
9 353 (14.85%) Kanban
10 326 (13.71%) Functional Testing
11 309 (13.00%) Software Testing
12 297 (12.49%) Open Source
13 296 (12.45%) OO
14 292 (12.28%) Software Engineering
15 255 (10.73%) SDLC
16 254 (10.69%) Test Scripting
17 227 (9.55%) Manual Testing
18 220 (9.26%) DevOps
19 216 (9.09%) Performance Testing
20 213 (8.96%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1435 (60.37%) Java
2 630 (26.50%) SQL
3 622 (26.17%) Ruby
4 512 (21.54%) JavaScript
5 453 (19.06%) C#
6 363 (15.27%) Python
7 204 (8.58%) Scala
8 183 (7.70%) PHP
9 178 (7.49%) Groovy
10 126 (5.30%) C++
11 120 (5.05%) Perl
12 67 (2.82%) Bash Shell
13 54 (2.27%) PL/SQL
14 52 (2.19%) C
15 45 (1.89%) Shell Script
16 29 (1.22%) Clojure
17 26 (1.09%) VB
18 24 (1.01%) PowerShell
18 24 (1.01%) XPath
19 14 (0.59%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 275 (11.57%) Degree
2 252 (10.60%) ISTQB
3 237 (9.97%) ISEB
4 81 (3.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 79 (3.32%) Security Cleared
6 36 (1.51%) DV Cleared
7 23 (0.97%) SC Cleared
8 16 (0.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 11 (0.46%) OCP
9 11 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
10 6 (0.25%) Sun Certification
11 5 (0.21%) MBA
12 4 (0.17%) A+ Certification
13 3 (0.13%) ISEB Practitioner
13 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (0.084%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 1 (0.042%) CSQA
15 1 (0.042%) HNC
15 1 (0.042%) HND
15 1 (0.042%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 978 (41.14%) QA
2 134 (5.64%) SDET
3 4 (0.17%) SLA
4 3 (0.13%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.084%) WAI
5 2 (0.084%) WCAG
System Software
1 128 (5.38%) Docker
2 34 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (0.67%) KVM
4 10 (0.42%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.21%) HDFS
6 4 (0.17%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (0.17%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.084%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.084%) LXC
8 1 (0.042%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 146 (6.14%) Puppet
2 53 (2.23%) Ansible
3 51 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
5 20 (0.84%) Nagios
6 16 (0.67%) Capistrano
7 14 (0.59%) Terraform
8 13 (0.55%) Packer
9 10 (0.42%) Kubernetes
10 9 (0.38%) BladeLogic
10 9 (0.38%) Control-M
11 8 (0.34%) Mesos
12 7 (0.29%) Kibana
13 6 (0.25%) CA Service Virtualization
14 5 (0.21%) Grafana
14 5 (0.21%) logstash
15 4 (0.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
15 4 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 3 (0.13%) Rundeck
17 2 (0.084%) Salt
Vendors
1 310 (13.04%) Oracle
2 151 (6.35%) Microsoft
3 99 (4.16%) HP
4 68 (2.86%) Atlassian
5 42 (1.77%) IBM
6 39 (1.64%) Google
7 35 (1.47%) VMware
8 32 (1.35%) SAP
9 25 (1.05%) Rally
10 17 (0.72%) Red Hat
11 15 (0.63%) Hitachi
11 15 (0.63%) Murex
12 13 (0.55%) ServiceNow
12 13 (0.55%) Sybase
13 12 (0.50%) AppDynamics
13 12 (0.50%) FatWire
13 12 (0.50%) Splunk
14 9 (0.38%) hybris
14 9 (0.38%) Informatica
14 9 (0.38%) Perforce
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Outstanding Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £63000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + generous pension & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Which?
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum and good bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 per annum c£35,000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago