Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 221 239 293
Rank change year-on-year +18 +54 +28
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 129 121 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.08% 0.98% 0.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.33% 5.42% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 92 112 90
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £48,250 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.63% -1.03% -11.36%
10th Percentile £41,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,375 £58,625 £75,250
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 2,421 2,232 2,422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.26% 18.13% 16.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,970 1,926 2,089
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -1.16%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 22 January 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 22 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
Hertfordshire +33 63 £52,500 +10.53% 3
Cambridgeshire -19 37 £50,000 -4.76% 10
Norfolk -15 13 £50,000 - 5
Essex +10 8 £45,000 -2.58% 1
Bedfordshire +35 7 £52,500 +61.54% 3
Suffolk - 1 £50,000 -
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 of England region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 103 (79.84%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (68.99%) Selenium
3 88 (68.22%) Java
4 72 (55.81%) Test Automation
5 65 (50.39%) Jenkins
6 59 (45.74%) BDD
7 53 (41.09%) TDD
8 50 (38.76%) Spring
9 48 (37.21%) Finance
10 47 (36.43%) Web Services
11 42 (32.56%) AngularJS
12 39 (30.23%) JIRA
13 38 (29.46%) XML
14 37 (28.68%) Continuous Integration
15 36 (27.91%) QA
16 34 (26.36%) JUnit
17 31 (24.03%) Python
18 29 (22.48%) SQL
19 28 (21.71%) MySQL
19 28 (21.71%) Tomcat
19 28 (21.71%) WebDriver
20 27 (20.93%) Unit Testing
20 27 (20.93%) JavaScript
20 27 (20.93%) HTML
20 27 (20.93%) Apache
21 26 (20.16%) OO
22 25 (19.38%) Scrum
22 25 (19.38%) REST
23 23 (17.83%) Ionic Framework
23 23 (17.83%) Drupal

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 28 (21.71%) Tomcat
2 27 (20.93%) Apache
3 23 (17.83%) Drupal
4 8 (6.20%) Confluence
5 6 (4.65%) JBoss
6 1 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 7 (5.43%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.53%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (7.75%) GitHub
3 7 (5.43%) OpenShift
4 4 (3.10%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 4 (3.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.98%) Internet
2 3 (2.33%) HTTP
3 2 (1.55%) TETRA
3 2 (1.55%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.78%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.78%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (21.71%) MySQL
2 18 (13.95%) Relational Database
3 16 (12.40%) MarkLogic
4 12 (9.30%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (4.65%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.10%) Sybase ASE
8 3 (2.33%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.55%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.78%) DB2
10 1 (0.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 89 (68.99%) Selenium
2 65 (50.39%) Jenkins
3 39 (30.23%) JIRA
4 34 (26.36%) JUnit
5 28 (21.71%) WebDriver
6 18 (13.95%) Mockito
7 17 (13.18%) Subversion
7 17 (13.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (12.40%) SoapUI
9 14 (10.85%) Appium
9 14 (10.85%) Git (software)
10 13 (10.08%) JMeter
11 12 (9.30%) Sonatype Nexus
12 11 (8.53%) JBehave
12 11 (8.53%) Maven
13 10 (7.75%) TeamCity
14 9 (6.98%) Protractor
15 5 (3.88%) eggPlant
15 5 (3.88%) FitNesse
15 5 (3.88%) JProfiler
General
1 48 (37.21%) Finance
2 16 (12.40%) Retail
3 14 (10.85%) Marketing
4 12 (9.30%) Publishing
5 7 (5.43%) Games
6 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 57 (44.19%) Developer
2 37 (28.68%) Java Developer
3 18 (13.95%) Test Engineer
3 18 (13.95%) Tester
4 16 (12.40%) Analyst
4 16 (12.40%) QA Engineer
5 14 (10.85%) Test Automation Engineer
6 12 (9.30%) Automation Tester
6 12 (9.30%) Developer in Test
6 12 (9.30%) QA Tester
6 12 (9.30%) Senior Developer
6 12 (9.30%) Senior Java Developer
7 11 (8.53%) Test Analyst
8 10 (7.75%) Architect
8 10 (7.75%) Digital Architect
8 10 (7.75%) QA Automation Tester
9 9 (6.98%) Digital Developer
9 9 (6.98%) Software Developer
9 9 (6.98%) Software Test Engineer
10 8 (6.20%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (38.76%) Spring
2 47 (36.43%) Web Services
3 42 (32.56%) AngularJS
4 38 (29.46%) XML
5 27 (20.93%) HTML
6 25 (19.38%) REST
7 23 (17.83%) Ionic Framework
7 23 (17.83%) Java EE
8 21 (16.28%) Gherkin
9 18 (13.95%) CSS
10 17 (13.18%) JMS
10 17 (13.18%) XSLT
11 15 (11.63%) RESTful
12 14 (10.85%) JSON
12 14 (10.85%) SOAP
13 13 (10.08%) OAuth2
13 13 (10.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (9.30%) .NET
15 8 (6.20%) Akka
16 7 (5.43%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.83%) Fintech
2 19 (14.73%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (13.95%) Mobile App
4 11 (8.53%) Computer Science
5 10 (7.75%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (5.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 7 (5.43%) Online Games
6 7 (5.43%) Private Cloud
7 6 (4.65%) Algorithms
7 6 (4.65%) Smart City
8 5 (3.88%) RIA
9 4 (3.10%) EPoS
9 4 (3.10%) User Experience
10 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.78%) Handset
10 1 (0.78%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.40%) Android
2 15 (11.63%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.33%) Unix
4 2 (1.55%) Linux
5 1 (0.78%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.78%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (79.84%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (55.81%) Test Automation
3 59 (45.74%) BDD
4 53 (41.09%) TDD
5 37 (28.68%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (20.93%) Unit Testing
7 26 (20.16%) OO
8 25 (19.38%) Scrum
9 21 (16.28%) Waterfall
10 19 (14.73%) MVC
10 19 (14.73%) SDET
11 17 (13.18%) SDLC
12 15 (11.63%) Software Engineering
13 13 (10.08%) Continuous Delivery
13 13 (10.08%) E-Commerce
13 13 (10.08%) SOA
14 12 (9.30%) API Testing
14 12 (9.30%) Manual Testing
14 12 (9.30%) Memory Management
14 12 (9.30%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 88 (68.22%) Java
2 31 (24.03%) Python
3 29 (22.48%) SQL
4 27 (20.93%) JavaScript
5 20 (15.50%) Ruby
6 14 (10.85%) C#
7 13 (10.08%) PHP
8 8 (6.20%) Scala
9 6 (4.65%) C++
10 5 (3.88%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.88%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.10%) T-SQL
12 3 (2.33%) Groovy
12 3 (2.33%) R
13 1 (0.78%) C
13 1 (0.78%) COBOL
13 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (12.40%) Degree
2 4 (3.10%) ISEB
3 3 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.55%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.55%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (27.91%) QA
2 7 (5.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (11.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.78%) Ansible
2 1 (0.78%) Grafana
2 1 (0.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (9.30%) WorldPay
2 6 (4.65%) Xamarin
3 5 (3.88%) HP
4 4 (3.10%) Adobe
4 4 (3.10%) Capita
4 4 (3.10%) Splunk
4 4 (3.10%) Sybase
5 3 (2.33%) Oracle
6 1 (0.78%) IBM
6 1 (0.78%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.78%) Sun