Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 178 224
Rank change year-on-year +56 +46 +15
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 108 72 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.09% 1.11% 0.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.76% 6.23% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 99 77 59
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -1.32% -15.56%
10th Percentile £31,950 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,750 £66,000 £48,000
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 1004 1155 1193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.44% 17.80% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 833 995 1041
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +35 56 £52,500 +16.67% 3
Northamptonshire +32 38 £50,000 +53.85% 3
Derbyshire -19 8 £30,000 -20.00%
Leicestershire +30 6 £37,750 +37.27% 3
Lincolnshire - 5 £55,000 -
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 89 (82.41%) Test Automation
2 74 (68.52%) Java
3 73 (67.59%) Selenium
4 71 (65.74%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (54.63%) BDD
6 55 (50.93%) C#
7 42 (38.89%) TDD
8 36 (33.33%) JMeter
9 34 (31.48%) QA
10 31 (28.70%) WebDriver
11 30 (27.78%) JUnit
12 27 (25.00%) SpecFlow
13 26 (24.07%) Scrum
14 25 (23.15%) Ruby
15 24 (22.22%) OO
15 24 (22.22%) Jenkins
16 21 (19.44%) Calabash
16 21 (19.44%) .NET
17 20 (18.52%) NUnit
18 19 (17.59%) JIRA
18 19 (17.59%) FitNesse
18 19 (17.59%) OOP
19 18 (16.67%) Open Source
19 18 (16.67%) TeamCity
20 17 (15.74%) Finance
20 17 (15.74%) Python
21 16 (14.81%) HTML
21 16 (14.81%) SQL
21 16 (14.81%) Appium
22 15 (13.89%) SDET

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 13 (12.04%) Confluence
2 5 (4.63%) Umbraco
3 4 (3.70%) CMS
4 1 (0.93%) JBoss
4 1 (0.93%) Jetty
4 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.93%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.63%) npm
2 3 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.85%) BrowserStack
3 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.85%) SaaS
4 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.93%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) AMQP
1 1 (0.93%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.63%) MongoDB
3 4 (3.70%) MySQL
4 3 (2.78%) Redis
5 2 (1.85%) DB2
6 1 (0.93%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.93%) Riak
Development Applications
1 73 (67.59%) Selenium
2 36 (33.33%) JMeter
3 31 (28.70%) WebDriver
4 30 (27.78%) JUnit
5 27 (25.00%) SpecFlow
6 24 (22.22%) Jenkins
7 21 (19.44%) Calabash
8 20 (18.52%) NUnit
9 19 (17.59%) FitNesse
9 19 (17.59%) JIRA
10 18 (16.67%) TeamCity
11 16 (14.81%) Appium
12 15 (13.89%) Ranorex
13 14 (12.96%) TestNG
14 13 (12.04%) JBehave
14 13 (12.04%) SoapUI
15 12 (11.11%) Gatling
16 11 (10.19%) LoadRunner
17 8 (7.41%) Git (software)
18 6 (5.56%) Grunt
General
1 17 (15.74%) Finance
2 13 (12.04%) Banking
3 7 (6.48%) Retail
4 4 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.93%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Electronics
5 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 31 (28.70%) Developer
2 23 (21.30%) Tester
3 22 (20.37%) Analyst
3 22 (20.37%) Test Automation Engineer
3 22 (20.37%) Test Engineer
4 20 (18.52%) Developer in Test
5 19 (17.59%) Automation Tester
6 14 (12.96%) QA Analyst
7 13 (12.04%) Test Automation Developer
8 10 (9.26%) Java Engineer
9 9 (8.33%) QA Leader
9 9 (8.33%) Test Analyst
10 8 (7.41%) .NET Developer
11 6 (5.56%) C# Developer
12 5 (4.63%) Automation Test Analyst
12 5 (4.63%) QA Tester
13 4 (3.70%) Architect
13 4 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
13 4 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
13 4 (3.70%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (19.44%) .NET
2 16 (14.81%) HTML
3 15 (13.89%) CSS
3 15 (13.89%) Gherkin
4 8 (7.41%) REST
5 7 (6.48%) J2EE
5 7 (6.48%) JSON
6 6 (5.56%) .NET Framework
6 6 (5.56%) ASP.NET
6 6 (5.56%) Entity Framework
6 6 (5.56%) HTML5
7 5 (4.63%) ASP.NET Core
7 5 (4.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (4.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 5 (4.63%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (4.63%) Autofac
7 5 (4.63%) Spring
7 5 (4.63%) Unity DI Container
8 4 (3.70%) RESTful
8 4 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.26%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.56%) Fintech
4 2 (1.85%) iPad
4 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.93%) Animation
5 1 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.48%) Windows
2 5 (4.63%) Android
3 4 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.78%) Unix
5 2 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (82.41%) Test Automation
2 71 (65.74%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (54.63%) BDD
4 42 (38.89%) TDD
5 26 (24.07%) Scrum
6 24 (22.22%) OO
7 19 (17.59%) OOP
8 18 (16.67%) Open Source
9 15 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (13.89%) SDET
9 15 (13.89%) Test Strategy
10 14 (12.96%) SDLC
11 11 (10.19%) Non-Functional Testing
11 11 (10.19%) Risk Management
11 11 (10.19%) Stress Testing
11 11 (10.19%) Technical Architecture
12 10 (9.26%) Software Engineering
13 9 (8.33%) API Testing
13 9 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 74 (68.52%) Java
2 55 (50.93%) C#
3 25 (23.15%) Ruby
4 17 (15.74%) Python
5 16 (14.81%) SQL
6 12 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.70%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.70%) PHP
8 3 (2.78%) Scala
9 2 (1.85%) C
9 2 (1.85%) C++
9 2 (1.85%) COBOL
10 1 (0.93%) Groovy
10 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (13.89%) Degree
2 10 (9.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.63%) ISEB
3 5 (4.63%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (31.48%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.93%) Ansible
2 1 (0.93%) Cobbler
2 1 (0.93%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.93%) Puppet
2 1 (0.93%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (2.78%) IBM
2 2 (1.85%) hybris
3 1 (0.93%) Atlassian
3 1 (0.93%) Google
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.93%) TIBCO