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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 251 309 332
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +23
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 1229 1092 1022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.31% 1.00% 0.90%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.96% 5.66% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 999 942 726
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +15.38%

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
17670 19299 18341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.80% 17.74% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15285 16439 15121
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +49 1167 £52,250 +4.50% 157
London +54 655 £57,500 +4.54% 87
South East +99 181 £45,500 -4.21% 15
City of London +7 106 £55,000 -12.00% 22
Yorkshire +73 92 £42,500 +21.42% 11
West Yorkshire +53 72 £42,500 +6.25% 4
South West 0 67 £36,750 -13.52% 10
Leeds +59 66 £45,000 +12.50% 3
West Midlands +13 55 £42,500 -11.91% 5
Berkshire +50 50 £45,000 -14.28% 3
East Midlands +22 48 £40,000 -11.11% 2
East of England +12 46 £48,097 +1.25% 9
Scotland +33 37 £35,000 -25.13%
Reading +47 36 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Surrey +20 32 £52,500 -4.54% 3
Birmingham +8 32 £42,500 +6.25% 4
West Sussex +37 30 £51,250 +2.50%
East Sussex +20 28 £40,000 -11.11% 3
North West -28 28 £37,500 -9.09% 13
Glasgow +30 25 £37,500 -18.47%
Somerset +6 25 £35,000 -10.82% 2
Nottinghamshire +26 23 £45,000 -
Nottingham +25 23 £45,000 -
Hampshire +13 23 £45,250 +50.83% 2
Brighton +21 22 £39,000 -13.33% 2
Derbyshire +45 19 £37,500 -3.22% 1
Derby +28 19 £37,500 -3.22% 1
Norwich +11 19 £47,500 -4.04% 1
Norfolk +7 19 £47,500 -4.04% 1
South Wales -1 19 £47,500 +35.71% 1

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 1865 (79.03%) Agile Software Development
2 1520 (64.41%) Selenium
3 1398 (59.24%) Java
4 1224 (51.86%) BDD
5 971 (41.14%) QA
6 964 (40.85%) TDD
7 878 (37.20%) Scrum
8 715 (30.30%) Test Automation
9 705 (29.87%) Jenkins
10 653 (27.67%) JUnit
11 618 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
12 589 (24.96%) Ruby
13 585 (24.79%) SQL
14 504 (21.36%) WebDriver
15 477 (20.21%) JavaScript
16 448 (18.98%) C#
17 446 (18.90%) JIRA
18 443 (18.77%) Finance
19 439 (18.60%) Git (software)
20 400 (16.95%) Spring
21 387 (16.40%) Automated Testing
22 365 (15.47%) Automation Testing
23 355 (15.04%) HTML
24 351 (14.87%) Python
25 341 (14.45%) Linux
26 331 (14.03%) Web Services
26 331 (14.03%) Kanban
27 325 (13.77%) Gherkin
28 316 (13.39%) Software Engineering
28 316 (13.39%) Maven

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 91 (3.86%) Confluence
2 70 (2.97%) JBoss
3 69 (2.92%) Tomcat
4 62 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
5 43 (1.82%) Apache
6 33 (1.40%) Mule
7 32 (1.36%) GlassFish
8 29 (1.23%) IIS
9 28 (1.19%) CMS
9 28 (1.19%) Mule ESB
9 28 (1.19%) OpenStack
10 27 (1.14%) Apache Solr
11 21 (0.89%) Apache ServiceMix
11 21 (0.89%) Jetty
12 20 (0.85%) WebSphere
13 15 (0.64%) WildFly
14 13 (0.55%) Documentum
15 11 (0.47%) Apache Spark
16 9 (0.38%) Apache Pig
16 9 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (1.10%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.21%) Mingle
2 5 (0.21%) MS Office
3 4 (0.17%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.085%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.042%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 18 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (0.55%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.17%) Apache OFBiz
4 3 (0.13%) Magento
5 2 (0.085%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.042%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.042%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 141 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
2 64 (2.71%) GitHub
3 61 (2.58%) SaaS
4 49 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 17 (0.72%) G Suite
5 17 (0.72%) Office 365
5 17 (0.72%) Slack
6 13 (0.55%) PaaS
7 12 (0.51%) IaaS
8 11 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.25%) Heroku
10 5 (0.21%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.13%) iTunes
11 3 (0.13%) Trello
12 2 (0.085%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.085%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 1 (0.042%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.042%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 70 (2.97%) Internet
2 53 (2.25%) HTTP
3 29 (1.23%) SMTP
4 22 (0.93%) SSL
5 17 (0.72%) SSH
6 13 (0.55%) HTTPS
7 11 (0.47%) LDAP
8 8 (0.34%) LAN
8 8 (0.34%) WAN
9 6 (0.25%) SNMP
9 6 (0.25%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.25%) VPN
10 4 (0.17%) DSL
10 4 (0.17%) PuTTY
11 3 (0.13%) Broadband
12 2 (0.085%) 3GPP
12 2 (0.085%) AMQP
12 2 (0.085%) WinSCP
13 1 (0.042%) DVB
13 1 (0.042%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (10.47%) MySQL
2 144 (6.10%) NoSQL
3 139 (5.89%) MongoDB
4 130 (5.51%) Apache Cassandra
5 118 (5.00%) SQL Server
6 85 (3.60%) Relational Database
7 65 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
8 56 (2.37%) Big Data
8 56 (2.37%) CouchDB
9 54 (2.29%) Oracle Database
10 44 (1.86%) Hadoop
11 32 (1.36%) RDBMS
11 32 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
12 31 (1.31%) Neo4j
13 19 (0.81%) DB2
13 19 (0.81%) HBase
14 17 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (0.59%) MarkLogic
15 14 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 12 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1520 (64.41%) Selenium
2 705 (29.87%) Jenkins
3 653 (27.67%) JUnit
4 504 (21.36%) WebDriver
5 446 (18.90%) JIRA
6 439 (18.60%) Git (software)
7 316 (13.39%) Maven
8 283 (11.99%) SoapUI
9 276 (11.69%) SpecFlow
10 232 (9.83%) Mockito
11 227 (9.62%) Appium
12 208 (8.81%) TeamCity
13 182 (7.71%) TestNG
14 181 (7.67%) JMeter
15 162 (6.86%) RSpec
16 161 (6.82%) Gradle
17 129 (5.47%) HP UFT
18 124 (5.25%) JBehave
19 109 (4.62%) NUnit
20 103 (4.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 443 (18.77%) Finance
2 128 (5.42%) Banking
3 117 (4.96%) Retail
4 111 (4.70%) Games
5 92 (3.90%) Telecoms
6 73 (3.09%) Advertising
7 40 (1.69%) Law
7 40 (1.69%) Marketing
8 31 (1.31%) Back Office
9 27 (1.14%) Billing
10 24 (1.02%) Legal
10 24 (1.02%) Manufacturing
11 21 (0.89%) Electronics
12 19 (0.81%) Financial Institution
13 18 (0.76%) Investment Banking
14 12 (0.51%) Front Office
15 11 (0.47%) Publishing
16 3 (0.13%) iGaming
16 3 (0.13%) Online Betting
17 2 (0.085%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 809 (34.28%) Developer
2 396 (16.78%) Java Developer
3 372 (15.76%) Analyst
4 347 (14.70%) Test Engineer
5 328 (13.90%) Tester
6 317 (13.43%) Test Analyst
7 298 (12.63%) QA Engineer
8 235 (9.96%) Developer in Test
9 219 (9.28%) Automation Tester
10 214 (9.07%) Senior Developer
11 179 (7.58%) Test Automation Engineer
12 169 (7.16%) Java Engineer
13 162 (6.86%) Automation Test Analyst
14 137 (5.81%) Senior Java Developer
15 132 (5.59%) QA Analyst
16 121 (5.13%) QA Tester
17 115 (4.87%) QA Test Engineer
18 112 (4.75%) Software Engineer
19 94 (3.98%) Agile Developer
20 93 (3.94%) QA Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 400 (16.95%) Spring
2 355 (15.04%) HTML
3 331 (14.03%) Web Services
4 325 (13.77%) Gherkin
5 303 (12.84%) REST
6 266 (11.27%) RESTful
7 258 (10.93%) CSS
8 244 (10.34%) SOAP
9 218 (9.24%) AngularJS
10 216 (9.15%) .NET
11 173 (7.33%) XML
12 170 (7.20%) Hibernate
13 136 (5.76%) jQuery
14 127 (5.38%) Java EE
15 122 (5.17%) JSON
16 117 (4.96%) JMS
17 112 (4.75%) Node.js
18 108 (4.58%) Ruby on Rails
19 94 (3.98%) Ajax
20 84 (3.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 161 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 152 (6.44%) Mobile App
3 143 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 87 (3.69%) Enterprise Software
5 66 (2.80%) Fintech
6 64 (2.71%) User Experience
7 48 (2.03%) Client/Server
8 44 (1.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 36 (1.53%) Digital Media
10 31 (1.31%) Virtual Team
11 27 (1.14%) Management Information System
11 27 (1.14%) Mathematics
12 24 (1.02%) Online Games
13 21 (0.89%) Wiki
14 19 (0.81%) iPad
14 19 (0.81%) Smart Meter
15 17 (0.72%) Derivative
15 17 (0.72%) Private Cloud
16 16 (0.68%) Mobile Payment
16 16 (0.68%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 341 (14.45%) Linux
2 186 (7.88%) Android
3 163 (6.91%) Unix
4 155 (6.57%) Apple iOS
5 114 (4.83%) Windows
6 20 (0.85%) Ubuntu
7 8 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
8 6 (0.25%) CentOS
9 5 (0.21%) Windows Server
10 4 (0.17%) Kali Linux
10 4 (0.17%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.085%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.085%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.042%) Debian
13 1 (0.042%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.042%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1865 (79.03%) Agile Software Development
2 1224 (51.86%) BDD
3 964 (40.85%) TDD
4 878 (37.20%) Scrum
5 715 (30.30%) Test Automation
6 618 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
7 387 (16.40%) Automated Testing
8 365 (15.47%) Automation Testing
9 331 (14.03%) Kanban
10 316 (13.39%) Software Engineering
11 315 (13.35%) Software Testing
12 309 (13.09%) OO
13 290 (12.29%) Open Source
14 288 (12.20%) Functional Testing
15 257 (10.89%) SDLC
16 244 (10.34%) Manual Testing
17 230 (9.75%) Test Scripting
18 202 (8.56%) Performance Testing
19 201 (8.52%) DevOps
20 200 (8.47%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1398 (59.24%) Java
2 589 (24.96%) Ruby
3 585 (24.79%) SQL
4 477 (20.21%) JavaScript
5 448 (18.98%) C#
6 351 (14.87%) Python
7 198 (8.39%) Scala
8 160 (6.78%) Groovy
9 140 (5.93%) PHP
10 116 (4.92%) Perl
11 114 (4.83%) C++
12 66 (2.80%) Bash Shell
13 59 (2.50%) C
14 53 (2.25%) PL/SQL
15 43 (1.82%) Shell Script
16 26 (1.10%) PowerShell
17 25 (1.06%) Clojure
18 23 (0.97%) T-SQL
19 21 (0.89%) VB
20 17 (0.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 272 (11.53%) ISTQB
2 253 (10.72%) Degree
3 252 (10.68%) ISEB
4 91 (3.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 77 (3.26%) Security Cleared
6 39 (1.65%) DV Cleared
7 25 (1.06%) SC Cleared
8 14 (0.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 11 (0.47%) OCP
9 11 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
10 5 (0.21%) MBA
11 3 (0.13%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.13%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.042%) CSQA
12 1 (0.042%) HNC
12 1 (0.042%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 971 (41.14%) QA
2 142 (6.02%) SDET
3 4 (0.17%) SLA
4 2 (0.085%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.085%) WAI
4 2 (0.085%) WCAG
System Software
1 129 (5.47%) Docker
2 42 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (0.64%) Hyper-V
3 15 (0.64%) KVM
4 11 (0.47%) HDFS
5 4 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.17%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.13%) LXC
7 2 (0.085%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.042%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 127 (5.38%) Puppet
2 58 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
3 51 (2.16%) Ansible
4 31 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
5 20 (0.85%) Nagios
6 19 (0.81%) Capistrano
7 16 (0.68%) Terraform
8 15 (0.64%) Packer
9 11 (0.47%) Kibana
10 9 (0.38%) Grafana
10 9 (0.38%) logstash
11 8 (0.34%) Kubernetes
12 7 (0.30%) Mesos
13 6 (0.25%) CA Service Virtualization
14 3 (0.13%) CFEngine
14 3 (0.13%) Salt
15 2 (0.085%) BladeLogic
15 2 (0.085%) Control-M
15 2 (0.085%) Nexpose
16 1 (0.042%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 274 (11.61%) Oracle
2 150 (6.36%) Microsoft
3 89 (3.77%) HP
4 56 (2.37%) Google
5 54 (2.29%) Atlassian
6 42 (1.78%) IBM
6 42 (1.78%) VMware
7 26 (1.10%) Red Hat
8 25 (1.06%) SAP
9 19 (0.81%) Rally
10 17 (0.72%) ServiceNow
11 16 (0.68%) AppDynamics
12 15 (0.64%) Hitachi
12 15 (0.64%) Splunk
13 13 (0.55%) hybris
13 13 (0.55%) Murex
14 12 (0.51%) FatWire
15 9 (0.38%) Perforce
16 7 (0.30%) Bloomberg
16 7 (0.30%) Informatica
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + £30,000 - £40,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £75,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £58000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Very Strong Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £63000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £52387.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ripon, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
Cloudscope
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £52386.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg+15% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum inc Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 per annum c£35,000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Outstanding Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum Exceptional benefits and company cul
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Salary dependent on role
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Xcede
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hove, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago