Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 161 207
Rank change year-on-year +39 +46 +16
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 113 99 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.20% 1.51% 0.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.94% 8.00% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 95 104 77
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,050 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,750 £67,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

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 1033 1237 1253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 20.11% 18.92% 16.80%
Number of salaries quoted 841 1053 1047
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £24,150
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +47 67 £48,000 +12.94% 4
Northamptonshire +10 26 £55,000 +15.79%
Leicestershire +40 10 £35,000 +16.67% 1
Derbyshire -30 5 £30,000 -20.00%
Lincolnshire - 1 £55,000 -
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 95 (84.07%) Test Automation
2 82 (72.57%) Java
3 81 (71.68%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (69.03%) Selenium
5 52 (46.02%) BDD
6 47 (41.59%) C#
7 46 (40.71%) QA
8 37 (32.74%) JMeter
9 35 (30.97%) TDD
10 32 (28.32%) Scrum
10 32 (28.32%) JIRA
11 29 (25.66%) Jenkins
12 28 (24.78%) JUnit
13 25 (22.12%) Ruby
13 25 (22.12%) WebDriver
14 22 (19.47%) Calabash
15 21 (18.58%) SQL
15 21 (18.58%) Python
15 21 (18.58%) SpecFlow
16 19 (16.81%) TeamCity
17 18 (15.93%) Confluence
17 18 (15.93%) JBehave
17 18 (15.93%) SDLC
17 18 (15.93%) OOP
18 17 (15.04%) Gherkin
18 17 (15.04%) REST
19 16 (14.16%) Appium
19 16 (14.16%) OO
19 16 (14.16%) Web Services
20 15 (13.27%) JavaScript

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 18 (15.93%) Confluence
2 4 (3.54%) CMS
2 4 (3.54%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.88%) JBoss
3 1 (0.88%) Jetty
3 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.54%) npm
3 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.88%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) AMQP
1 1 (0.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.31%) MongoDB
1 6 (5.31%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.42%) MySQL
3 4 (3.54%) Redis
4 3 (2.65%) DB2
5 1 (0.88%) Big Data
5 1 (0.88%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.88%) Riak
Development Applications
1 78 (69.03%) Selenium
2 37 (32.74%) JMeter
3 32 (28.32%) JIRA
4 29 (25.66%) Jenkins
5 28 (24.78%) JUnit
6 25 (22.12%) WebDriver
7 22 (19.47%) Calabash
8 21 (18.58%) SpecFlow
9 19 (16.81%) TeamCity
10 18 (15.93%) JBehave
11 16 (14.16%) Appium
12 15 (13.27%) Gatling
13 12 (10.62%) NUnit
14 11 (9.73%) Git (software)
14 11 (9.73%) LoadRunner
15 10 (8.85%) SoapUI
16 9 (7.96%) FitNesse
16 9 (7.96%) TestNG
17 7 (6.19%) TestRail
18 5 (4.42%) VersionOne
General
1 13 (11.50%) Finance
2 8 (7.08%) Retail
3 6 (5.31%) Banking
4 4 (3.54%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.88%) Electronics
5 1 (0.88%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 31 (27.43%) Developer
1 31 (27.43%) Tester
2 29 (25.66%) Automation Tester
3 22 (19.47%) Analyst
4 19 (16.81%) Developer in Test
5 15 (13.27%) Test Automation Engineer
5 15 (13.27%) Test Engineer
6 14 (12.39%) QA Analyst
7 13 (11.50%) Test Automation Developer
8 11 (9.73%) QA Engineer
9 9 (7.96%) QA Leader
10 8 (7.08%) Test Analyst
11 7 (6.19%) Java Developer
12 6 (5.31%) Automation Test Analyst
13 5 (4.42%) QA Automation Engineer
13 5 (4.42%) QA Tester
13 5 (4.42%) Test Leader
14 4 (3.54%) .NET Developer
14 4 (3.54%) ASP.NET Developer
14 4 (3.54%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.04%) Gherkin
1 17 (15.04%) REST
2 16 (14.16%) Web Services
3 15 (13.27%) JSON
4 12 (10.62%) HTML
5 10 (8.85%) .NET
5 10 (8.85%) CSS
5 10 (8.85%) XML
6 8 (7.08%) HTML5
7 7 (6.19%) J2EE
8 6 (5.31%) SOAP
8 6 (5.31%) Spring
9 5 (4.42%) .NET Framework
9 5 (4.42%) ASP.NET
9 5 (4.42%) Entity Framework
10 4 (3.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (3.54%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (3.54%) Autofac
10 4 (3.54%) JPA
10 4 (3.54%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.19%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.65%) Fintech
3 3 (2.65%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.65%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.77%) iPad
4 2 (1.77%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.08%) Windows
2 7 (6.19%) Android
3 6 (5.31%) Unix
4 4 (3.54%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (84.07%) Test Automation
2 81 (71.68%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (46.02%) BDD
4 35 (30.97%) TDD
5 32 (28.32%) Scrum
6 18 (15.93%) OOP
6 18 (15.93%) SDLC
7 16 (14.16%) OO
8 15 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (11.50%) Risk Management
9 13 (11.50%) Test Strategy
10 11 (9.73%) Non-Functional Testing
10 11 (9.73%) Open Source
10 11 (9.73%) QA Automation
10 11 (9.73%) Software Engineering
10 11 (9.73%) Stress Testing
10 11 (9.73%) Technical Architecture
10 11 (9.73%) Test Scripting
11 10 (8.85%) Regression Testing
11 10 (8.85%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (72.57%) Java
2 47 (41.59%) C#
3 25 (22.12%) Ruby
4 21 (18.58%) Python
4 21 (18.58%) SQL
5 15 (13.27%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.54%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.77%) COBOL
7 2 (1.77%) Groovy
7 2 (1.77%) PHP
8 1 (0.88%) C
8 1 (0.88%) Jython
8 1 (0.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (10.62%) Degree
2 3 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (2.65%) ISEB
2 3 (2.65%) ISTQB
2 3 (2.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (40.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Ansible
1 1 (0.88%) Cobbler
1 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (3.54%) IBM
2 3 (2.65%) Atlassian
2 3 (2.65%) Google
3 2 (1.77%) hybris
3 2 (1.77%) Twitter
4 1 (0.88%) TIBCO