The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 112 161
Rank change year-on-year -1 +49  
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 33 29 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.56% 1.28% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.28% 9.12% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 28 29 9
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 453 318 415
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 21.47% 14.01% 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 400 293 337
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +8.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £34,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in Hertfordshire

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Hertfordshire

Cucumber
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Watford +4 31 £45,000 -7.69% 3
Cucumber
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 65 (98.48%) Agile Software Development
1 65 (98.48%) Test Automation
1 65 (98.48%) BDD
2 60 (90.91%) TDD
3 57 (86.36%) QA
4 56 (84.85%) Java
4 56 (84.85%) Scrum
5 54 (81.82%) Gherkin
6 53 (80.30%) Selenium
7 48 (72.73%) Finance
8 33 (50.00%) Test Strategy
9 31 (46.97%) SDET
10 30 (45.45%) JBehave
11 29 (43.94%) WebDriver
12 28 (42.42%) ATDD
13 27 (40.91%) JUnit
14 26 (39.39%) RESTful
15 25 (37.88%) JIRA
16 23 (34.85%) Test Scripting
17 22 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
18 20 (30.30%) Kanban
18 20 (30.30%) Software Testing
19 19 (28.79%) Git (software)
19 19 (28.79%) Confluence
20 16 (24.24%) SQL
20 16 (24.24%) Hibernate
20 16 (24.24%) Spring
20 16 (24.24%) Maven
20 16 (24.24%) API Testing
21 15 (22.73%) System Integration Testing

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 19 (28.79%) Confluence
2 15 (22.73%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 53 (80.30%) Selenium
2 30 (45.45%) JBehave
3 29 (43.94%) WebDriver
4 27 (40.91%) JUnit
5 25 (37.88%) JIRA
6 19 (28.79%) Git (software)
7 16 (24.24%) Maven
8 15 (22.73%) SoapUI
9 13 (19.70%) Jenkins
10 5 (7.58%) TeamCity
11 4 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (6.06%) FitNesse
11 4 (6.06%) HP UFT
11 4 (6.06%) Mockito
11 4 (6.06%) Moq
11 4 (6.06%) NUnit
11 4 (6.06%) Robot Framework
11 4 (6.06%) SpecFlow
12 1 (1.52%) Hudson
General
1 48 (72.73%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Retail
3 4 (6.06%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (34.85%) Developer
2 20 (30.30%) Java Developer
3 17 (25.76%) Analyst
3 17 (25.76%) Developer in Test
3 17 (25.76%) Test Analyst
4 14 (21.21%) Software Developer
5 13 (19.70%) QA Engineer
6 11 (16.67%) Java Engineer
6 11 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
6 11 (16.67%) QA Automation Engineer
6 11 (16.67%) Test Manager
7 8 (12.12%) Agile Test Analyst
7 8 (12.12%) Automation Test Analyst
7 8 (12.12%) QA Tester
7 8 (12.12%) Tester
8 7 (10.61%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (7.58%) QA Analyst
9 5 (7.58%) QA Automation Tester
9 5 (7.58%) QA Test Analyst
9 5 (7.58%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (81.82%) Gherkin
2 26 (39.39%) RESTful
3 16 (24.24%) Hibernate
3 16 (24.24%) Spring
4 15 (22.73%) REST
4 15 (22.73%) XML
5 11 (16.67%) Web Services
6 5 (7.58%) .NET
7 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET
7 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (6.06%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) RIA
2 9 (13.64%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (7.58%) Fintech
4 4 (6.06%) BBC
5 2 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.12%) Unix
2 3 (4.55%) Linux
3 2 (3.03%) Android
3 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (98.48%) Agile Software Development
1 65 (98.48%) BDD
1 65 (98.48%) Test Automation
2 60 (90.91%) TDD
3 56 (84.85%) Scrum
4 33 (50.00%) Test Strategy
5 31 (46.97%) SDET
6 28 (42.42%) ATDD
7 23 (34.85%) Test Scripting
8 22 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 20 (30.30%) Kanban
9 20 (30.30%) Software Testing
10 16 (24.24%) API Testing
11 15 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (22.73%) Integration Testing
11 15 (22.73%) Open Source
11 15 (22.73%) Regression Testing
11 15 (22.73%) System Integration Testing
12 14 (21.21%) Non-Functional Testing
13 13 (19.70%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 56 (84.85%) Java
2 16 (24.24%) SQL
3 8 (12.12%) C#
4 3 (4.55%) Python
4 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (86.36%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (22.73%) Atlassian
2 4 (6.06%) Virgin Media
3 2 (3.03%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.52%) HP
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle
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