Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 138 209
Rank change year-on-year +28 +71 +36
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 137 99 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.66% 1.77% 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.95% 9.33% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 111 99 45
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £45,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.59% +21.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,550 £33,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £59,500 £75,000
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 1,146 1,061 1,084
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 22.24% 18.95% 16.66%
Number of salaries quoted 948 887 923
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,850 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +40 70 £42,500 -19.05% 2
Northamptonshire -14 32 £57,500 +27.78% 5
Leicestershire +19 22 £40,000 +28.00% 2
Derbyshire -3 12 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 123 (89.78%) Test Automation
2 120 (87.59%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (85.40%) Selenium
4 98 (71.53%) Java
5 74 (54.01%) BDD
6 49 (35.77%) QA
7 48 (35.04%) C#
8 46 (33.58%) JIRA
9 41 (29.93%) Scrum
10 37 (27.01%) TDD
11 32 (23.36%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (20.44%) Software Testing
12 28 (20.44%) Jenkins
12 28 (20.44%) SDLC
13 27 (19.71%) WebDriver
14 26 (18.98%) Gherkin
14 26 (18.98%) Degree
15 25 (18.25%) Defect Management
15 25 (18.25%) SDET
16 24 (17.52%) Waterfall
16 24 (17.52%) Maven
17 23 (16.79%) Web Services
17 23 (16.79%) Test Scripting
18 22 (16.06%) JavaScript
19 21 (15.33%) Oracle
19 21 (15.33%) Finance
20 20 (14.60%) JMeter
20 20 (14.60%) JUnit
20 20 (14.60%) Problem-Solving
21 19 (13.87%) Manual Testing

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 6 (4.38%) JBoss
2 5 (3.65%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.92%) Jetty
3 4 (2.92%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.92%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.19%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.95%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.46%) GitHub
3 2 (1.46%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.73%) G Suite
4 1 (0.73%) Office 365
4 1 (0.73%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.46%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.84%) MongoDB
2 4 (2.92%) Couchbase
2 4 (2.92%) Hadoop
2 4 (2.92%) NoSQL
2 4 (2.92%) OLTP
2 4 (2.92%) Redis
2 4 (2.92%) Riak
3 2 (1.46%) MySQL
3 2 (1.46%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.46%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 117 (85.40%) Selenium
2 46 (33.58%) JIRA
3 28 (20.44%) Jenkins
4 27 (19.71%) WebDriver
5 24 (17.52%) Maven
6 20 (14.60%) JMeter
6 20 (14.60%) JUnit
7 18 (13.14%) SoapUI
7 18 (13.14%) TestRail
8 17 (12.41%) Gradle
9 15 (10.95%) Git (software)
10 13 (9.49%) SpecFlow
11 12 (8.76%) VersionOne
12 10 (7.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 9 (6.57%) Protractor
14 8 (5.84%) JBehave
15 7 (5.11%) Gatling
15 7 (5.11%) NUnit
15 7 (5.11%) Team Foundation Server
16 6 (4.38%) GitLab
General
1 21 (15.33%) Finance
2 12 (8.76%) Banking
3 8 (5.84%) Retail Banking
4 7 (5.11%) Retail
5 5 (3.65%) Back Office
6 2 (1.46%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.73%) Automotive
7 1 (0.73%) Electronics
7 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.73%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (35.04%) Tester
2 38 (27.74%) Test Engineer
3 37 (27.01%) Automation Tester
4 35 (25.55%) Test Automation Engineer
5 29 (21.17%) Developer
6 23 (16.79%) QA Engineer
7 16 (11.68%) Java Developer
7 16 (11.68%) Java Engineer
8 11 (8.03%) QA Automation Engineer
9 10 (7.30%) Developer in Test
10 9 (6.57%) QA Test Engineer
10 9 (6.57%) Senior QA Engineer
11 8 (5.84%) Software Developer
12 7 (5.11%) Software Tester
12 7 (5.11%) Test Specialist
13 6 (4.38%) Test Automation Specialist
14 5 (3.65%) Automation Engineer
14 5 (3.65%) Automation Test Lead
14 5 (3.65%) Test Leader
15 4 (2.92%) Java Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (18.98%) Gherkin
2 23 (16.79%) Web Services
3 18 (13.14%) .NET
4 17 (12.41%) SOAP
5 15 (10.95%) .NET Framework
5 15 (10.95%) RESTful
5 15 (10.95%) Spring
6 14 (10.22%) REST
7 13 (9.49%) JPA
8 12 (8.76%) HTML
9 11 (8.03%) XML
10 9 (6.57%) JMS
10 9 (6.57%) JSON
11 8 (5.84%) CSS
11 8 (5.84%) HTML5
11 8 (5.84%) Node.js
12 6 (4.38%) Hibernate
13 4 (2.92%) Spring Boot
13 4 (2.92%) WireMock
14 3 (2.19%) Spine.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.95%) Computer Science
2 10 (7.30%) Mobile App
3 8 (5.84%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.38%) Fintech
5 6 (4.38%) User Experience
6 4 (2.92%) e-Learning
6 4 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.19%) NHS
8 2 (1.46%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.46%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.46%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.73%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.73%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.73%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.57%) Unix
2 2 (1.46%) Linux
2 2 (1.46%) Windows
3 1 (0.73%) Android
3 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (89.78%) Test Automation
2 120 (87.59%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (54.01%) BDD
4 41 (29.93%) Scrum
5 37 (27.01%) TDD
6 32 (23.36%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (20.44%) SDLC
7 28 (20.44%) Software Testing
8 25 (18.25%) Defect Management
8 25 (18.25%) SDET
9 24 (17.52%) Waterfall
10 23 (16.79%) Test Scripting
11 20 (14.60%) Problem-Solving
12 19 (13.87%) Manual Testing
13 18 (13.14%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (13.14%) Regression Testing
14 17 (12.41%) Microservices
15 16 (11.68%) Coaching
15 16 (11.68%) DevOps
16 15 (10.95%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 98 (71.53%) Java
2 48 (35.04%) C#
3 22 (16.06%) JavaScript
4 16 (11.68%) Ruby
5 14 (10.22%) SQL
6 6 (4.38%) Python
7 5 (3.65%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.92%) C++
9 2 (1.46%) C
10 1 (0.73%) Perl
10 1 (0.73%) PHP
10 1 (0.73%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (18.98%) Degree
2 13 (9.49%) ISTQB
3 8 (5.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (5.11%) ISEB
5 1 (0.73%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.73%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (35.77%) QA
2 2 (1.46%) SEPA
System Software
1 8 (5.84%) Docker
2 3 (2.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (5.84%) Ansible
1 8 (5.84%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (5.84%) Puppet
2 4 (2.92%) Cobbler
3 2 (1.46%) Nagios
3 2 (1.46%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (15.33%) Oracle
2 5 (3.65%) Capita
2 5 (3.65%) Misys
3 4 (2.92%) Atlassian
3 4 (2.92%) Google
4 3 (2.19%) IBM
4 3 (2.19%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.46%) Cognizant
5 2 (1.46%) SAP
5 2 (1.46%) Splunk
6 1 (0.73%) Twitter