Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 130 198
Rank change year-on-year +20 +68 +14
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 130 133 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.51% 2.18% 0.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.06% 11.28% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 117 134 77
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,000 £67,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 1,078 1,179 1,198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 20.81% 19.33% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 873 989 985
East Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,100 £26,750 £25,000
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 January 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 19 January 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 +44 80 £45,000 - 18
Northamptonshire -6 23 £62,500 +38.89% 6
Leicestershire +33 19 £35,000 +16.67% 2
Derbyshire -34 3 £30,000 -20.00% 3
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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.

1 118 (90.77%) Test Automation
2 110 (84.62%) Selenium
3 106 (81.54%) Agile Software Development
4 90 (69.23%) Java
5 59 (45.38%) BDD
6 54 (41.54%) C#
6 54 (41.54%) QA
7 44 (33.85%) TDD
8 43 (33.08%) Gherkin
8 43 (33.08%) Jenkins
9 36 (27.69%) Scrum
10 35 (26.92%) JMeter
11 34 (26.15%) JIRA
12 28 (21.54%) WebDriver
13 27 (20.77%) Web Services
14 26 (20.00%) JSON
15 24 (18.46%) SDLC
16 23 (17.69%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (16.92%) SoapUI
18 21 (16.15%) Ruby
18 21 (16.15%) XML
19 20 (15.38%) Git (software)
19 20 (15.38%) SDET
20 19 (14.62%) Regression Testing
21 18 (13.85%) SOAP
21 18 (13.85%) OO
21 18 (13.85%) JUnit
21 18 (13.85%) REST
22 17 (13.08%) JavaScript
22 17 (13.08%) OOP

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 16 (12.31%) Confluence
2 1 (0.77%) CMS
2 1 (0.77%) JBoss
2 1 (0.77%) Jetty
2 1 (0.77%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.77%) Umbraco
2 1 (0.77%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.77%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.08%) GitHub
3 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.77%) BrowserStack
5 1 (0.77%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.77%) AMQP
1 1 (0.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 4 (3.08%) MySQL
3 3 (2.31%) Redis
4 2 (1.54%) DB2
4 2 (1.54%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.77%) Big Data
5 1 (0.77%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.77%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.77%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.77%) Riak
Development Applications
1 110 (84.62%) Selenium
2 43 (33.08%) Jenkins
3 35 (26.92%) JMeter
4 34 (26.15%) JIRA
5 28 (21.54%) WebDriver
6 22 (16.92%) SoapUI
7 20 (15.38%) Git (software)
8 18 (13.85%) JUnit
9 15 (11.54%) NUnit
10 13 (10.00%) Calabash
11 12 (9.23%) TestRail
12 11 (8.46%) Gatling
12 11 (8.46%) JBehave
12 11 (8.46%) SpecFlow
13 10 (7.69%) TeamCity
14 9 (6.92%) Appium
14 9 (6.92%) Maven
15 7 (5.38%) Protractor
16 6 (4.62%) TestNG
16 6 (4.62%) VersionOne
General
1 11 (8.46%) Finance
2 5 (3.85%) Retail
3 3 (2.31%) Marketing
4 2 (1.54%) Banking
4 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.77%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 44 (33.85%) Tester
2 42 (32.31%) Automation Tester
3 24 (18.46%) Developer
4 23 (17.69%) Analyst
5 22 (16.92%) Test Engineer
6 21 (16.15%) Test Automation Engineer
7 20 (15.38%) QA Engineer
8 17 (13.08%) Developer in Test
9 14 (10.77%) QA Analyst
10 10 (7.69%) Test Automation Developer
11 9 (6.92%) Test Analyst
12 8 (6.15%) Java Engineer
13 7 (5.38%) Agile Tester
13 7 (5.38%) Automation Test Analyst
13 7 (5.38%) QA Tester
14 6 (4.62%) Java Developer
14 6 (4.62%) QA Automation Tester
14 6 (4.62%) Software Developer
15 5 (3.85%) QA Automation Engineer
15 5 (3.85%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (33.08%) Gherkin
2 27 (20.77%) Web Services
3 26 (20.00%) JSON
4 21 (16.15%) XML
5 18 (13.85%) REST
5 18 (13.85%) SOAP
6 13 (10.00%) HTML
7 12 (9.23%) CSS
8 7 (5.38%) HTML5
9 5 (3.85%) .NET
9 5 (3.85%) J2EE
9 5 (3.85%) Node.js
9 5 (3.85%) Spring
9 5 (3.85%) Swagger
10 4 (3.08%) Chai
11 3 (2.31%) Android SDK
11 3 (2.31%) CSS3
11 3 (2.31%) Hibernate
11 3 (2.31%) JPA
11 3 (2.31%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.31%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.77%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.15%) Windows
2 5 (3.85%) Unix
3 4 (3.08%) Linux
4 3 (2.31%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (90.77%) Test Automation
2 106 (81.54%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (45.38%) BDD
4 44 (33.85%) TDD
5 36 (27.69%) Scrum
6 24 (18.46%) SDLC
7 23 (17.69%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (15.38%) SDET
9 19 (14.62%) Regression Testing
10 18 (13.85%) OO
11 17 (13.08%) OOP
12 16 (12.31%) Manual Testing
13 15 (11.54%) Open Source
13 15 (11.54%) Scenario Testing
14 13 (10.00%) E-Commerce
14 13 (10.00%) Software Testing
14 13 (10.00%) Test Management
14 13 (10.00%) Test Scripting
15 12 (9.23%) Continuous Improvement
15 12 (9.23%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 90 (69.23%) Java
2 54 (41.54%) C#
3 21 (16.15%) Ruby
4 17 (13.08%) JavaScript
5 14 (10.77%) Python
5 14 (10.77%) SQL
6 3 (2.31%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.31%) Groovy
6 3 (2.31%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.54%) COBOL
7 2 (1.54%) Jython
7 2 (1.54%) PHP
8 1 (0.77%) C
8 1 (0.77%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (9.23%) Degree
2 3 (2.31%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (41.54%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.31%) Ansible
1 3 (2.31%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.31%) Puppet
2 2 (1.54%) Nagios
2 2 (1.54%) Terraform
3 1 (0.77%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 7 (5.38%) Atlassian
1 7 (5.38%) Capita
2 5 (3.85%) Google
3 3 (2.31%) IBM
4 2 (1.54%) HP
4 2 (1.54%) hybris
4 2 (1.54%) Splunk
4 2 (1.54%) Twitter
5 1 (0.77%) TIBCO