Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 115 174
Rank change year-on-year +24 +59 +48
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 147 112 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.12% 2.23% 1.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.66% 11.35% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 107 100 98
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +22.58% -6.63%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,650 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,875 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,250
% change year-on-year - -0.50% +0.50%

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 1,076 987 1,194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 22.85% 19.61% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 845 830 1,025
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,250 £61,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +26 66 £40,000 -23.81% 4
Northamptonshire +3 48 £57,500 +20.10% 6
Leicestershire -1 19 £42,500 +16.44% 8
Derbyshire +10 13 £40,000 +33.33%
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 121 (82.31%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (74.15%) Java
3 106 (72.11%) Test Automation
4 97 (65.99%) Selenium
5 67 (45.58%) BDD
6 55 (37.41%) Scrum
7 44 (29.93%) C#
7 44 (29.93%) Gradle
8 42 (28.57%) Microservices
8 42 (28.57%) QA
8 42 (28.57%) Degree
9 41 (27.89%) Problem-Solving
10 40 (27.21%) JIRA
10 40 (27.21%) Maven
11 39 (26.53%) JUnit
12 37 (25.17%) Finance
13 33 (22.45%) RESTful
14 32 (21.77%) Continuous Integration
15 31 (21.09%) TDD
16 30 (20.41%) SOAP
17 29 (19.73%) Coaching
17 29 (19.73%) Jenkins
17 29 (19.73%) Defect Management
17 29 (19.73%) SDET
18 28 (19.05%) Oracle
18 28 (19.05%) Spring
18 28 (19.05%) Software Testing
19 27 (18.37%) REST
19 27 (18.37%) Continuous Improvement
20 26 (17.69%) Gherkin

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 4 (2.72%) Confluence
2 1 (0.68%) Apache
2 1 (0.68%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.48%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.68%) AWS CodePipeline
2 1 (0.68%) G Suite
2 1 (0.68%) IaaS
2 1 (0.68%) Office 365
2 1 (0.68%) PaaS
2 1 (0.68%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.76%) HTTP
2 1 (0.68%) Internet
2 1 (0.68%) SSL
2 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.84%) MongoDB
1 13 (8.84%) OLTP
2 2 (1.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.68%) MySQL
3 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 97 (65.99%) Selenium
2 44 (29.93%) Gradle
3 40 (27.21%) JIRA
3 40 (27.21%) Maven
4 39 (26.53%) JUnit
5 29 (19.73%) Jenkins
6 21 (14.29%) SpecFlow
6 21 (14.29%) WebDriver
7 19 (12.93%) TestRail
8 17 (11.56%) Git (software)
9 13 (8.84%) JMeter
10 12 (8.16%) JBehave
10 12 (8.16%) SoapUI
10 12 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (6.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (6.80%) VersionOne
12 9 (6.12%) Gatling
12 9 (6.12%) GitLab
13 8 (5.44%) Protractor
14 5 (3.40%) TeamCity
General
1 37 (25.17%) Finance
2 15 (10.20%) Retail Banking
3 14 (9.52%) Banking
4 8 (5.44%) Retail
5 1 (0.68%) Automotive
5 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (34.01%) Developer
2 47 (31.97%) Tester
3 36 (24.49%) Test Automation Engineer
3 36 (24.49%) Test Engineer
4 35 (23.81%) Automation Tester
5 31 (21.09%) Java Developer
6 20 (13.61%) Java Engineer
7 13 (8.84%) Software Tester
8 11 (7.48%) Software Engineer
9 10 (6.80%) Developer in Test
9 10 (6.80%) QA Engineer
9 10 (6.80%) Software Developer
10 9 (6.12%) Java Software Engineer
11 8 (5.44%) C# Developer
11 8 (5.44%) Senior QA Engineer
12 7 (4.76%) .NET Developer
12 7 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
13 6 (4.08%) QA Tester
14 5 (3.40%) Senior Automation Tester
14 5 (3.40%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (22.45%) RESTful
2 30 (20.41%) SOAP
3 28 (19.05%) Spring
4 27 (18.37%) REST
5 26 (17.69%) Gherkin
6 25 (17.01%) JPA
6 25 (17.01%) Web Services
7 21 (14.29%) .NET
7 21 (14.29%) JMS
8 19 (12.93%) .NET Framework
9 18 (12.24%) Spring Boot
10 9 (6.12%) XML
11 8 (5.44%) JSON
12 6 (4.08%) WireMock
13 5 (3.40%) HTML
14 4 (2.72%) AngularJS
14 4 (2.72%) CSS
14 4 (2.72%) Swagger
15 3 (2.04%) Kafka
15 3 (2.04%) Spine.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.97%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.80%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (6.12%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (4.76%) e-Learning
5 6 (4.08%) User Experience
6 5 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.04%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.04%) NHS
8 2 (1.36%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.68%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.44%) Unix
2 2 (1.36%) Windows
3 1 (0.68%) Android
3 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (82.31%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (72.11%) Test Automation
3 67 (45.58%) BDD
4 55 (37.41%) Scrum
5 42 (28.57%) Microservices
6 41 (27.89%) Problem-Solving
7 32 (21.77%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (21.09%) TDD
9 29 (19.73%) Coaching
9 29 (19.73%) Defect Management
9 29 (19.73%) SDET
10 28 (19.05%) Software Testing
11 27 (18.37%) Continuous Improvement
12 26 (17.69%) Test Scripting
13 24 (16.33%) Open Source
14 23 (15.65%) Software Engineering
15 20 (13.61%) OO
15 20 (13.61%) Waterfall
16 17 (11.56%) SDLC
17 16 (10.88%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 109 (74.15%) Java
2 44 (29.93%) C#
3 23 (15.65%) JavaScript
4 13 (8.84%) SQL
5 12 (8.16%) Ruby
6 10 (6.80%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.40%) Python
8 4 (2.72%) Java 8
9 3 (2.04%) Groovy
9 3 (2.04%) Jython
10 2 (1.36%) Java 9
11 1 (0.68%) C
11 1 (0.68%) C++
11 1 (0.68%) Perl
11 1 (0.68%) PHP
11 1 (0.68%) Scala
Qualifications
1 42 (28.57%) Degree
2 12 (8.16%) ISTQB
3 8 (5.44%) ISEB
4 2 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.36%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 17 (11.56%) Docker
2 4 (2.72%) Firmware
3 1 (0.68%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Ansible
1 1 (0.68%) HP ALM
1 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (19.05%) Oracle
2 7 (4.76%) Atlassian
3 5 (3.40%) IBM
4 3 (2.04%) Google
4 3 (2.04%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.04%) SAP
5 1 (0.68%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.68%) HP
5 1 (0.68%) Twitter
5 1 (0.68%) VMware