Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 252 300
Rank change year-on-year +19 +48 +49
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 126 120 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.06% 0.91% 0.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.37% 5.34% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 104 114 97
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% -14.55%
10th Percentile £38,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,992 £57,500 £77,500
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 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 2348 2247 2532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.66% 16.97% 16.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1962 1919 2172
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £46,924 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.23% +10.41% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £62,500
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 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 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 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
Hertfordshire +36 68 £52,500 +13.51% 1
Cambridgeshire -13 44 £47,500 -9.52% 3
Norfolk -8 7 £50,000 - 5
Bedfordshire +23 5 £52,500 +61.54%
Essex +16 2 £56,429 +22.16% 1
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 112 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (69.84%) Java
3 85 (67.46%) Selenium
4 84 (66.67%) Test Automation
5 64 (50.79%) BDD
6 61 (48.41%) TDD
7 46 (36.51%) SDET
8 43 (34.13%) Finance
9 42 (33.33%) XML
9 42 (33.33%) Jenkins
10 40 (31.75%) QA
11 39 (30.95%) Gherkin
12 38 (30.16%) Web Services
13 35 (27.78%) Scrum
14 33 (26.19%) Spring
15 31 (24.60%) Continuous Integration
15 31 (24.60%) SQL
16 30 (23.81%) C#
16 30 (23.81%) REST
17 29 (23.02%) Degree
18 28 (22.22%) WebDriver
19 26 (20.63%) AngularJS
19 26 (20.63%) JIRA
20 24 (19.05%) .NET
20 24 (19.05%) JUnit
20 24 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
20 24 (19.05%) API Testing
21 23 (18.25%) JBehave
22 21 (16.67%) Tomcat
22 21 (16.67%) JSON

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 21 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 20 (15.87%) Apache
2 20 (15.87%) Drupal
3 5 (3.97%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (0.79%) TETRA
2 1 (0.79%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.08%) MySQL
2 11 (8.73%) Relational Database
3 9 (7.14%) MarkLogic
4 6 (4.76%) Sybase ASE
5 5 (3.97%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.38%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.59%) DB2
7 2 (1.59%) Redis
8 1 (0.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 85 (67.46%) Selenium
2 42 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 28 (22.22%) WebDriver
4 26 (20.63%) JIRA
5 24 (19.05%) JUnit
6 23 (18.25%) JBehave
7 17 (13.49%) SpecFlow
8 16 (12.70%) Git (software)
9 13 (10.32%) Mockito
10 10 (7.94%) SoapUI
10 10 (7.94%) Subversion
10 10 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (7.94%) TeamCity
11 9 (7.14%) NUnit
12 8 (6.35%) Appium
13 6 (4.76%) JMeter
14 4 (3.17%) Protractor
15 2 (1.59%) Calabash
15 2 (1.59%) TestNG
15 2 (1.59%) xUnit.net
General
1 43 (34.13%) Finance
2 20 (15.87%) Retail
3 14 (11.11%) Marketing
4 9 (7.14%) Publishing
5 7 (5.56%) Games
6 1 (0.79%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 66 (52.38%) Developer
2 40 (31.75%) Java Developer
3 33 (26.19%) Developer in Test
4 21 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 20 (15.87%) Test Engineer
5 20 (15.87%) Tester
6 16 (12.70%) Java Engineer
7 14 (11.11%) Analyst
7 14 (11.11%) QA Engineer
8 11 (8.73%) QA Automation Engineer
8 11 (8.73%) Test Automation Engineer
9 9 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
9 9 (7.14%) Test Analyst
10 8 (6.35%) Architect
10 8 (6.35%) Digital Developer
10 8 (6.35%) Senior Developer
10 8 (6.35%) Software Tester
11 7 (5.56%) Automation Tester
11 7 (5.56%) Digital Architect
11 7 (5.56%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (33.33%) XML
2 39 (30.95%) Gherkin
3 38 (30.16%) Web Services
4 33 (26.19%) Spring
5 30 (23.81%) REST
6 26 (20.63%) AngularJS
7 24 (19.05%) .NET
8 21 (16.67%) JSON
9 20 (15.87%) HTML
9 20 (15.87%) Ionic Framework
10 14 (11.11%) CSS
11 13 (10.32%) OAuth2
11 13 (10.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (8.73%) RESTful
12 11 (8.73%) SOAP
13 10 (7.94%) Java EE
13 10 (7.94%) JMS
13 10 (7.94%) XSLT
14 8 (6.35%) ASP.NET
15 7 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (13.49%) Computer Science
3 12 (9.52%) Smart Energy
4 10 (7.94%) RIA
5 9 (7.14%) Fintech
6 8 (6.35%) Internet of Things
7 7 (5.56%) BBC
8 6 (4.76%) Algorithms
8 6 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (4.76%) Smart City
8 6 (4.76%) User Experience
9 5 (3.97%) Mobile App
10 4 (3.17%) EPoS
11 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.97%) Android
1 5 (3.97%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.79%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 64 (50.79%) BDD
4 61 (48.41%) TDD
5 46 (36.51%) SDET
6 35 (27.78%) Scrum
7 31 (24.60%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (19.05%) API Testing
9 20 (15.87%) Unit Testing
10 19 (15.08%) Software Testing
11 18 (14.29%) Test Scripting
12 17 (13.49%) OO
13 16 (12.70%) Software Engineering
13 16 (12.70%) Test Strategy
14 15 (11.90%) Manual Testing
14 15 (11.90%) MVC
15 14 (11.11%) Waterfall
16 13 (10.32%) QA Automation
16 13 (10.32%) SOA
16 13 (10.32%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 88 (69.84%) Java
2 31 (24.60%) SQL
3 30 (23.81%) C#
4 19 (15.08%) Python
5 14 (11.11%) PHP
6 13 (10.32%) Ruby
7 12 (9.52%) JavaScript
8 6 (4.76%) C++
8 6 (4.76%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.97%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.38%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.38%) R
11 2 (1.59%) Scala
12 1 (0.79%) C
12 1 (0.79%) COBOL
12 1 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (23.02%) Degree
2 5 (3.97%) ISEB
3 2 (1.59%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (1.59%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.79%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (31.75%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Ansible
1 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (5.56%) Virgin Media
1 7 (5.56%) Xamarin
2 6 (4.76%) Adobe
2 6 (4.76%) Sybase
3 2 (1.59%) IBM
4 1 (0.79%) Atlassian