Period
to 16 October 2018

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 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 238 230 242
Rank change year-on-year -8 +12 +65
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 103 132 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.97% 1.13% 0.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.57% 5.44% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 76 122 118
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £51,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +7.37% +5.56%
10th Percentile £39,000 £38,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £72,500 £58,825
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 of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,850 2,428 2,168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.38% 20.71% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,485 2,043 1,850
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +2.15% +9.41%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £67,000 £66,250 £67,500
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 of England

Job postings citing Cucumber as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

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 6 months to 16 October 2018.

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 6 months to 16 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
Cambridgeshire +11 58 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Hertfordshire -22 25 £60,000 +14.29% 3
Suffolk - 8 £45,000 -
Norfolk +13 6 £37,500 -18.92%
Essex +23 5 £45,000 -20.25% 5
Bedfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 16 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 of England region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 85 (82.52%) Selenium
2 79 (76.70%) Test Automation
3 73 (70.87%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (62.14%) Jenkins
5 58 (56.31%) Java
6 40 (38.83%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (36.89%) BDD
7 38 (36.89%) QA
8 32 (31.07%) TDD
9 30 (29.13%) Spring
10 26 (25.24%) SQL
10 26 (25.24%) Gherkin
11 25 (24.27%) Maven
12 24 (23.30%) C#
13 23 (22.33%) .NET
13 23 (22.33%) Manual Testing
14 21 (20.39%) AngularJS
14 21 (20.39%) JIRA
15 20 (19.42%) JavaScript
15 20 (19.42%) Python
15 20 (19.42%) Scrum
15 20 (19.42%) RESTful
16 18 (17.48%) Git (software)
16 18 (17.48%) GitHub
16 18 (17.48%) SpecFlow
16 18 (17.48%) WorldPay
16 18 (17.48%) MySQL
17 17 (16.50%) SDLC
18 16 (15.53%) DevOps
18 16 (15.53%) Amazon AWS

Cucumber
Co-occurring 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 14 (13.59%) Tomcat
2 12 (11.65%) Confluence
3 10 (9.71%) Apache
4 5 (4.85%) JBoss
5 4 (3.88%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (3.88%) Drupal
5 4 (3.88%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (2.91%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.94%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 18 (17.48%) GitHub
2 16 (15.53%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (12.62%) OpenShift
4 8 (7.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (3.88%) PaaS
6 3 (2.91%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (2.91%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (2.91%) Amazon S3
6 3 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (2.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (1.94%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.94%) SaaS
7 2 (1.94%) Serverless
7 2 (1.94%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.77%) Wireless
2 2 (1.94%) HTTP
2 2 (1.94%) Internet
2 2 (1.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.48%) MySQL
2 9 (8.74%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (8.74%) MongoDB
2 9 (8.74%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.80%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.85%) Sybase ASE
5 3 (2.91%) MariaDB
5 3 (2.91%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 85 (82.52%) Selenium
2 64 (62.14%) Jenkins
3 25 (24.27%) Maven
4 21 (20.39%) JIRA
5 18 (17.48%) Git (software)
5 18 (17.48%) SpecFlow
6 16 (15.53%) Sonatype Nexus
7 15 (14.56%) JUnit
8 13 (12.62%) JMeter
8 13 (12.62%) WebDriver
9 11 (10.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (10.68%) SonarQube
10 10 (9.71%) JBehave
11 9 (8.74%) SoapUI
12 8 (7.77%) MSTest
13 7 (6.80%) Ant
14 6 (5.83%) Appium
14 6 (5.83%) eggPlant
14 6 (5.83%) Ranorex
14 6 (5.83%) TestComplete
General
1 13 (12.62%) Finance
2 5 (4.85%) Games
3 3 (2.91%) Retail
4 2 (1.94%) Electronics
5 1 (0.97%) Law
Job Titles
1 33 (32.04%) Test Engineer
2 20 (19.42%) Developer
3 16 (15.53%) QA Engineer
4 13 (12.62%) Java Developer
5 12 (11.65%) Architect
5 12 (11.65%) Test Automation Engineer
5 12 (11.65%) Test Leader
6 11 (10.68%) QA Automation Engineer
7 10 (9.71%) QA Test Engineer
7 10 (9.71%) Tester
8 9 (8.74%) Software Test Engineer
9 7 (6.80%) Agile Test Manager
9 7 (6.80%) Automation Tester
9 7 (6.80%) Selenium Tester
9 7 (6.80%) Senior Developer
9 7 (6.80%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (6.80%) Software Manager
9 7 (6.80%) Software Test Manager
9 7 (6.80%) Test Manager
10 6 (5.83%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (29.13%) Spring
2 26 (25.24%) Gherkin
3 23 (22.33%) .NET
4 21 (20.39%) AngularJS
5 20 (19.42%) RESTful
6 15 (14.56%) Web Services
7 12 (11.65%) REST
8 11 (10.68%) HTML
9 10 (9.71%) Hibernate
10 8 (7.77%) XML
11 7 (6.80%) .NET Framework
11 7 (6.80%) CSS
12 6 (5.83%) Java EE
12 6 (5.83%) Node.js
12 6 (5.83%) Spring MVC
13 5 (4.85%) Akka
13 5 (4.85%) Spring Boot
14 4 (3.88%) Ionic Framework
14 4 (3.88%) Spring Cloud
15 3 (2.91%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.77%) Mobile App
2 6 (5.83%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (4.85%) Fintech
3 5 (4.85%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (4.85%) Online Games
3 5 (4.85%) Private Cloud
4 4 (3.88%) Cloud Native
5 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.94%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.94%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.94%) User Experience
7 1 (0.97%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.65%) Android
1 12 (11.65%) Apple iOS
2 9 (8.74%) Unix
3 6 (5.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (76.70%) Test Automation
2 73 (70.87%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (38.83%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (36.89%) BDD
5 32 (31.07%) TDD
6 23 (22.33%) Manual Testing
7 20 (19.42%) Scrum
8 17 (16.50%) SDLC
9 16 (15.53%) DevOps
9 16 (15.53%) Test Management
10 15 (14.56%) Continuous Delivery
10 15 (14.56%) Microservices
11 13 (12.62%) Acceptance Criteria
11 13 (12.62%) E-Commerce
12 12 (11.65%) Regression Testing
12 12 (11.65%) Software Testing
13 11 (10.68%) OO
13 11 (10.68%) OOP
13 11 (10.68%) Performance Testing
13 11 (10.68%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 58 (56.31%) Java
2 26 (25.24%) SQL
3 24 (23.30%) C#
4 20 (19.42%) JavaScript
4 20 (19.42%) Python
5 7 (6.80%) T-SQL
6 6 (5.83%) Ruby
7 5 (4.85%) Scala
8 4 (3.88%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.94%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.94%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.97%) C++
10 1 (0.97%) Groovy
10 1 (0.97%) Java 8
10 1 (0.97%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (5.83%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (5.83%) Degree
2 2 (1.94%) ISEB
2 2 (1.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (36.89%) QA
2 5 (4.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (8.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (11.65%) Ansible
2 11 (10.68%) Puppet
3 8 (7.77%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (5.83%) HP ALM
5 4 (3.88%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 18 (17.48%) WorldPay
2 11 (10.68%) Oracle
3 8 (7.77%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.83%) Cognizant
4 6 (5.83%) HP
5 5 (4.85%) Sybase
6 3 (2.91%) PureLoad
7 2 (1.94%) Perforce
8 1 (0.97%) IBM