The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Cucumber skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
England / East of England
Rank 195 211 242
Rank change year-on-year +16 +31  
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 52 58 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.86% 0.79% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.31% 4.86% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 48 43 27
Median salary £43,750 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £52,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Cucumber is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1206 1194 1226
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.99% 16.22% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 931 972
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Cucumber as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in the East of England

Cucumber
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cucumber in the East of England.

Salary trend for Cucumber in the East of England

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in the East of England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in the East of England

Cucumber
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +35 33 £42,500 - 3
Norfolk -11 11 £50,000 -3.84% 3
Cambridgeshire +6 8 £42,500 +6.91% 1
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 of England region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 119 (92.97%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (76.56%) BDD
3 94 (73.44%) Java
4 82 (64.06%) Selenium
5 70 (54.69%) Scrum
6 69 (53.91%) TDD
7 60 (46.88%) Finance
8 56 (43.75%) JUnit
9 53 (41.41%) QA
10 52 (40.63%) Jenkins
10 52 (40.63%) Spring
11 51 (39.84%) Test Automation
12 49 (38.28%) Maven
13 46 (35.94%) RESTful
14 45 (35.16%) WebDriver
15 39 (30.47%) Gherkin
16 32 (25.00%) OO
17 31 (24.22%) Automation Testing
17 31 (24.22%) Git (software)
18 30 (23.44%) Test Strategy
18 30 (23.44%) Automated Testing
19 29 (22.66%) Test Scripting
19 29 (22.66%) Continuous Integration
20 26 (20.31%) C#
20 26 (20.31%) Hibernate
21 25 (19.53%) ATDD
22 23 (17.97%) Continuous Delivery
22 23 (17.97%) Manual Testing
22 23 (17.97%) JIRA
22 23 (17.97%) Software Testing

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (14.06%) Confluence
1 18 (14.06%) Tomcat
2 15 (11.72%) Apache ServiceMix
3 10 (7.81%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.56%) Apache
4 2 (1.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.34%) SaaS
2 2 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.69%) HTTP
1 6 (4.69%) LDAP
1 6 (4.69%) SSL
1 6 (4.69%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.59%) Relational Database
2 10 (7.81%) NoSQL
3 8 (6.25%) MySQL
4 7 (5.47%) MarkLogic
4 7 (5.47%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.34%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.34%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 82 (64.06%) Selenium
2 56 (43.75%) JUnit
3 52 (40.63%) Jenkins
4 49 (38.28%) Maven
5 45 (35.16%) WebDriver
6 31 (24.22%) Git (software)
7 23 (17.97%) JIRA
8 22 (17.19%) SoapUI
9 21 (16.41%) JBehave
10 15 (11.72%) HP UFT
11 12 (9.38%) Mockito
11 12 (9.38%) Subversion
12 8 (6.25%) SpecFlow
12 8 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (5.47%) TeamCity
14 6 (4.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (4.69%) Capybara
15 5 (3.91%) Eclipse
15 5 (3.91%) Gradle
16 4 (3.13%) FitNesse
General
1 60 (46.88%) Finance
2 4 (3.13%) Publishing
3 2 (1.56%) Retail
4 1 (0.78%) Electronics
4 1 (0.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (36.72%) Developer
2 30 (23.44%) Java Developer
3 27 (21.09%) Analyst
3 27 (21.09%) Test Analyst
4 25 (19.53%) Developer in Test
5 23 (17.97%) Software Developer
6 19 (14.84%) Java Software Developer
7 17 (13.28%) Software Engineer
8 14 (10.94%) Automation Test Analyst
8 14 (10.94%) Java Engineer
9 13 (10.16%) Test Engineer
10 12 (9.38%) Java Software Engineer
11 11 (8.59%) C# Developer
11 11 (8.59%) Test Manager
11 11 (8.59%) Tester
12 9 (7.03%) Automation Tester
13 8 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
13 8 (6.25%) Test Automation Manager
14 7 (5.47%) Agile Test Analyst
14 7 (5.47%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (40.63%) Spring
2 46 (35.94%) RESTful
3 39 (30.47%) Gherkin
4 26 (20.31%) Hibernate
5 21 (16.41%) Web Services
6 15 (11.72%) Apache Camel
6 15 (11.72%) REST
7 13 (10.16%) XML
8 11 (8.59%) HTML
8 11 (8.59%) SOAP
9 8 (6.25%) Ajax
9 8 (6.25%) Java EE
9 8 (6.25%) JMS
9 8 (6.25%) XSLT
10 7 (5.47%) CSS
10 7 (5.47%) XForms
11 6 (4.69%) .NET
12 5 (3.91%) J2EE
12 5 (3.91%) JSON
13 3 (2.34%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.59%) Virtual Team
2 8 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 8 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.56%) Fintech
3 2 (1.56%) RIA
3 2 (1.56%) User Experience
4 1 (0.78%) BBC
4 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.78%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.78%) Internet of Things
4 1 (0.78%) iPad
4 1 (0.78%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.78%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.94%) Unix
2 8 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (0.78%) Android
3 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (92.97%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (76.56%) BDD
3 70 (54.69%) Scrum
4 69 (53.91%) TDD
5 51 (39.84%) Test Automation
6 32 (25.00%) OO
7 31 (24.22%) Automation Testing
8 30 (23.44%) Automated Testing
8 30 (23.44%) Test Strategy
9 29 (22.66%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (22.66%) Test Scripting
10 25 (19.53%) ATDD
11 23 (17.97%) Continuous Delivery
11 23 (17.97%) Manual Testing
11 23 (17.97%) Software Testing
12 22 (17.19%) Regression Testing
13 21 (16.41%) Kanban
14 20 (15.63%) Integration Testing
14 20 (15.63%) Software Engineering
15 19 (14.84%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 94 (73.44%) Java
2 26 (20.31%) C#
3 20 (15.63%) Ruby
3 20 (15.63%) SQL
4 9 (7.03%) Python
5 8 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 8 (6.25%) Shell Script
6 7 (5.47%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.34%) Perl
7 3 (2.34%) PHP
8 2 (1.56%) C
9 1 (0.78%) C++
9 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (10.16%) Degree
2 4 (3.13%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.56%) ISEB
3 2 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (41.41%) QA
2 17 (13.28%) SDET
Systems Management
1 5 (3.91%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (14.84%) Atlassian
2 15 (11.72%) Red Hat
3 9 (7.03%) Oracle
4 6 (4.69%) IBM
5 5 (3.91%) HP
6 2 (1.56%) Google
7 1 (0.78%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.78%) Virgin Media
7 1 (0.78%) Xamarin
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