Period
to 26 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Cucumber skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cucumber over the 6 months to 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England > East Midlands
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 133 216
Rank change year-on-year +28 +83 +12
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 139 108 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.65% 1.85% 0.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.17% 9.76% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 125 107 41
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,210 £33,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £70,000 £50,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Cucumber is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,142 1,107 1,010
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.78% 19.00% 15.80%
Number of salaries quoted 933 919 837
East Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £28,800 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Cucumber as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in the East Midlands

Cucumber
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cucumber in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Cucumber in the East Midlands

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in the East Midlands

Cucumber
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 26 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +46 93 £40,000 -23.81% 10
Leicestershire +16 25 £35,000 +16.67% 2
Northamptonshire -29 17 £62,500 +25.00% 3
Derbyshire -10 4 £40,000 +6.67% 2
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT jobs citing Cucumber also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 137 (98.56%) Test Automation
2 132 (94.96%) Selenium
3 116 (83.45%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (66.19%) Java
5 72 (51.80%) BDD
6 65 (46.76%) QA
7 49 (35.25%) Gherkin
8 46 (33.09%) Jenkins
8 46 (33.09%) C#
8 46 (33.09%) TDD
9 38 (27.34%) JIRA
10 34 (24.46%) JMeter
11 33 (23.74%) WebDriver
11 33 (23.74%) SoapUI
12 31 (22.30%) Web Services
13 29 (20.86%) Scrum
14 28 (20.14%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (20.14%) SDLC
15 27 (19.42%) Amazon AWS
16 25 (17.99%) Regression Testing
17 23 (16.55%) Software Testing
18 22 (15.83%) Manual Testing
18 22 (15.83%) SDET
18 22 (15.83%) Problem-Solving
19 21 (15.11%) Finance
20 19 (13.67%) XML
20 19 (13.67%) SOAP
20 19 (13.67%) E-Commerce
20 19 (13.67%) Degree
20 19 (13.67%) JSON

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 7 (5.04%) Confluence
2 6 (4.32%) JBoss
3 5 (3.60%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.88%) Jetty
4 4 (2.88%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.88%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 27 (19.42%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.32%) GitHub
4 4 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.44%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.16%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.88%) Couchbase
1 4 (2.88%) Hadoop
1 4 (2.88%) MongoDB
1 4 (2.88%) NoSQL
1 4 (2.88%) Redis
1 4 (2.88%) Riak
2 2 (1.44%) MySQL
2 2 (1.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.72%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 132 (94.96%) Selenium
2 46 (33.09%) Jenkins
3 38 (27.34%) JIRA
4 34 (24.46%) JMeter
5 33 (23.74%) SoapUI
5 33 (23.74%) WebDriver
6 18 (12.95%) Maven
7 13 (9.35%) Git (software)
8 10 (7.19%) NUnit
9 8 (5.76%) Protractor
10 7 (5.04%) FitNesse
10 7 (5.04%) TestRail
11 6 (4.32%) Gatling
11 6 (4.32%) Gradle
12 5 (3.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (3.60%) JUnit
13 4 (2.88%) AutoIt
13 4 (2.88%) Bitbucket
13 4 (2.88%) Subversion
13 4 (2.88%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (15.11%) Finance
2 12 (8.63%) Banking
3 5 (3.60%) Back Office
3 5 (3.60%) Retail Banking
4 4 (2.88%) Marketing
5 3 (2.16%) Retail
6 2 (1.44%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.72%) Electronics
7 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (34.53%) Tester
2 47 (33.81%) Automation Tester
3 35 (25.18%) QA Engineer
4 28 (20.14%) Test Engineer
5 24 (17.27%) Test Automation Engineer
6 16 (11.51%) Analyst
7 14 (10.07%) Java Engineer
8 12 (8.63%) Developer
9 11 (7.91%) QA Automation Engineer
9 11 (7.91%) Senior QA Engineer
10 10 (7.19%) QA Analyst
11 9 (6.47%) Agile Tester
11 9 (6.47%) Developer in Test
11 9 (6.47%) QA Test Engineer
12 7 (5.04%) Software Developer
12 7 (5.04%) Test Analyst
12 7 (5.04%) Test Specialist
13 6 (4.32%) Automation Test Analyst
13 6 (4.32%) QA Tester
13 6 (4.32%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (35.25%) Gherkin
2 31 (22.30%) Web Services
3 19 (13.67%) JSON
3 19 (13.67%) SOAP
3 19 (13.67%) XML
4 13 (9.35%) HTML
4 13 (9.35%) REST
5 11 (7.91%) Node.js
6 10 (7.19%) CSS
7 7 (5.04%) HTML5
8 6 (4.32%) Hibernate
8 6 (4.32%) RESTful
8 6 (4.32%) Spring
8 6 (4.32%) WireMock
9 5 (3.60%) Swagger
10 4 (2.88%) .NET
10 4 (2.88%) JPA
11 3 (2.16%) Chai
11 3 (2.16%) JSF
11 3 (2.16%) React
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.95%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.19%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (5.04%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.32%) Fintech
5 3 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.44%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.44%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.44%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.44%) User Experience
7 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.19%) Unix
2 6 (4.32%) Windows
3 4 (2.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (98.56%) Test Automation
2 116 (83.45%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (51.80%) BDD
4 46 (33.09%) TDD
5 29 (20.86%) Scrum
6 28 (20.14%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (20.14%) SDLC
7 25 (17.99%) Regression Testing
8 23 (16.55%) Software Testing
9 22 (15.83%) Manual Testing
9 22 (15.83%) Problem-Solving
9 22 (15.83%) SDET
10 19 (13.67%) E-Commerce
11 16 (11.51%) Test Management
12 15 (10.79%) DevOps
12 15 (10.79%) Open Source
13 14 (10.07%) OO
13 14 (10.07%) OOP
13 14 (10.07%) Performance Testing
14 13 (9.35%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 92 (66.19%) Java
2 46 (33.09%) C#
3 14 (10.07%) Ruby
4 13 (9.35%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.60%) SQL
6 3 (2.16%) C++
6 3 (2.16%) Python
6 3 (2.16%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.44%) C
7 2 (1.44%) Groovy
7 2 (1.44%) Jython
8 1 (0.72%) Perl
8 1 (0.72%) PHP
8 1 (0.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 19 (13.67%) Degree
2 8 (5.76%) ISTQB
3 6 (4.32%) ISEB
3 6 (4.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (46.76%) QA
2 2 (1.44%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (2.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (7.19%) Ansible
1 10 (7.19%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (7.19%) Puppet
2 4 (2.88%) Cobbler
2 4 (2.88%) Nagios
2 4 (2.88%) Terraform
3 2 (1.44%) HP ALM
3 2 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (8.63%) Capita
1 12 (8.63%) Oracle
2 7 (5.04%) Atlassian
3 6 (4.32%) Google
4 5 (3.60%) Misys
5 4 (2.88%) Splunk
6 2 (1.44%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.44%) HP
6 2 (1.44%) Twitter
7 1 (0.72%) SAP