Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England > East of England
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 248 222 235
Rank change year-on-year -26 +13 +55
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 79 137 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.80% 1.13% 0.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.46% 5.71% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 49 109 120
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.63% +7.22%
10th Percentile £37,250 £38,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,500 £64,328 £57,500
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 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 1,770 2,399 2,269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.85% 19.74% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1,405 1,987 1,946
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,344
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.75% +6.69%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +39 49 £48,750 +2.63% 7
Hertfordshire -29 20 £60,000 +14.29% 3
Suffolk 0 6 £45,000 -10.00%
Essex +8 3 £45,000 - 1
Norfolk +9 1 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 67 (84.81%) Test Automation
2 65 (82.28%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (78.48%) Selenium
4 49 (62.03%) Jenkins
5 44 (55.70%) Java
6 33 (41.77%) QA
7 32 (40.51%) Maven
7 32 (40.51%) BDD
8 27 (34.18%) JIRA
9 22 (27.85%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (26.58%) WorldPay
11 20 (25.32%) Manual Testing
12 18 (22.78%) Confluence
13 17 (21.52%) Gherkin
13 17 (21.52%) Spring
14 16 (20.25%) Test Management
14 16 (20.25%) C#
14 16 (20.25%) MySQL
14 16 (20.25%) SDLC
15 15 (18.99%) Mobile App
15 15 (18.99%) JUnit
16 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
16 14 (17.72%) JBehave
16 14 (17.72%) TDD
16 14 (17.72%) AngularJS
16 14 (17.72%) Sonatype Nexus
17 13 (16.46%) HP ALM
17 13 (16.46%) Appium
17 13 (16.46%) eggPlant
17 13 (16.46%) Apple iOS

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 18 (22.78%) Confluence
2 9 (11.39%) Tomcat
3 6 (7.59%) Apache
4 4 (5.06%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (5.06%) Drupal
4 4 (5.06%) JBoss
5 3 (3.80%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.80%) Jetty
6 2 (2.53%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.66%) GitHub
2 9 (11.39%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (11.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (11.39%) OpenShift
3 4 (5.06%) PaaS
4 2 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.53%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (2.53%) Amazon S3
4 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.53%) SaaS
4 2 (2.53%) Serverless
4 2 (2.53%) Slack
4 2 (2.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) HTTP
1 2 (2.53%) SSL
2 1 (1.27%) Internet
2 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.25%) MySQL
2 7 (8.86%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.06%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (5.06%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.80%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 62 (78.48%) Selenium
2 49 (62.03%) Jenkins
3 32 (40.51%) Maven
4 27 (34.18%) JIRA
5 15 (18.99%) JUnit
6 14 (17.72%) JBehave
6 14 (17.72%) Sonatype Nexus
7 13 (16.46%) Appium
7 13 (16.46%) eggPlant
8 12 (15.19%) SpecFlow
9 11 (13.92%) SonarQube
10 10 (12.66%) Git (software)
10 10 (12.66%) WebDriver
11 7 (8.86%) Ant
12 6 (7.59%) Gradle
12 6 (7.59%) MSTest
13 4 (5.06%) JIRA Agile
13 4 (5.06%) JMeter
13 4 (5.06%) Ranorex
13 4 (5.06%) TestComplete
General
1 5 (6.33%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Retail
3 1 (1.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (25.32%) Test Engineer
2 15 (18.99%) QA Engineer
3 14 (17.72%) Tester
4 13 (16.46%) Developer
5 11 (13.92%) QA Test Engineer
6 9 (11.39%) Test Automation Engineer
7 8 (10.13%) Analyst
7 8 (10.13%) Architect
7 8 (10.13%) Automation Test Analyst
7 8 (10.13%) Java Developer
7 8 (10.13%) QA Automation Engineer
7 8 (10.13%) Test Analyst
8 7 (8.86%) Automation Tester
8 7 (8.86%) Quality Engineer
8 7 (8.86%) Test Leader
9 6 (7.59%) Agile Test Manager
9 6 (7.59%) Mobile Tester
9 6 (7.59%) Selenium Tester
9 6 (7.59%) Software Manager
9 6 (7.59%) Software Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.52%) Gherkin
1 17 (21.52%) Spring
2 14 (17.72%) AngularJS
3 13 (16.46%) .NET
4 10 (12.66%) REST
5 9 (11.39%) HTML
6 8 (10.13%) Hibernate
6 8 (10.13%) Node.js
6 8 (10.13%) Web Services
7 6 (7.59%) RESTful
8 5 (6.33%) CSS
8 5 (6.33%) Java EE
8 5 (6.33%) Spring Boot
9 4 (5.06%) Ionic Framework
9 4 (5.06%) Spring Cloud
9 4 (5.06%) Spring MVC
10 3 (3.80%) XML
11 2 (2.53%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.53%) Ajax
11 2 (2.53%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.99%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.33%) Cloud Native
3 3 (3.80%) Fintech
3 3 (3.80%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.53%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.53%) User Experience
5 1 (1.27%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.27%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.46%) Android
1 13 (16.46%) Apple iOS
2 9 (11.39%) Unix
3 8 (10.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (84.81%) Test Automation
2 65 (82.28%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (40.51%) BDD
4 22 (27.85%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (25.32%) Manual Testing
6 16 (20.25%) SDLC
6 16 (20.25%) Test Management
7 14 (17.72%) TDD
8 13 (16.46%) Scrum
8 13 (16.46%) Software Testing
9 12 (15.19%) Regression Testing
10 11 (13.92%) Microservices
11 9 (11.39%) Build Automation
11 9 (11.39%) Multithreading
11 9 (11.39%) Performance Testing
12 8 (10.13%) Agile Testing
12 8 (10.13%) API Testing
12 8 (10.13%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (10.13%) Mentoring
12 8 (10.13%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 44 (55.70%) Java
2 16 (20.25%) C#
3 14 (17.72%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.59%) Java 8
4 6 (7.59%) Python
4 6 (7.59%) SQL
5 5 (6.33%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.80%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.27%) ISEB
1 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (41.77%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (16.46%) HP ALM
2 12 (15.19%) Ansible
3 11 (13.92%) Puppet
4 9 (11.39%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.53%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (26.58%) WorldPay
2 13 (16.46%) HP
3 11 (13.92%) Oracle
4 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
5 6 (7.59%) Cognizant
6 3 (3.80%) Sybase
7 2 (2.53%) PureLoad
8 1 (1.27%) IBM
8 1 (1.27%) Perforce