Period
to 12 December 2018

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 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 153 190
Rank change year-on-year -31 +37 +5
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 20 72 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.52% 1.63% 0.76%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.13% 7.33% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 17 46 34
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -30.36%
10th Percentile £44,250 £41,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £61,750
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.63% +4.89%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 640 982 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 16.57% 22.19% 18.85%
Number of salaries quoted 523 834 772
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,275
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Cucumber as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

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 6 months to 12 December 2018.

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 6 months to 12 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
Watford -32 8 £70,000 +47.37%
Rickmansworth +7 7 £60,000 +14.29% 2
St Albans - 2 £43,750 -
Borehamwood - 1 £40,000 -
Cucumber
East of England

For the 6 months to 12 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 19 (95.00%) Java
2 18 (90.00%) Selenium
3 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (60.00%) Test Automation
5 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
6 8 (40.00%) WebDriver
6 8 (40.00%) Spring
7 7 (35.00%) MySQL
7 7 (35.00%) Tomcat
7 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
7 7 (35.00%) JBehave
8 6 (30.00%) SDET
8 6 (30.00%) Java 8
8 6 (30.00%) Gherkin
8 6 (30.00%) BDD
8 6 (30.00%) Unix
8 6 (30.00%) QA
9 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
9 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 5 (25.00%) Maven
9 5 (25.00%) Finance
9 5 (25.00%) Scrum
9 5 (25.00%) Web Services
9 5 (25.00%) HTML
10 4 (20.00%) API Testing
10 4 (20.00%) Gradle
10 4 (20.00%) Ionic Framework
10 4 (20.00%) Apache
10 4 (20.00%) Linux
10 4 (20.00%) SQL

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 7 (35.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (20.00%) Apache
2 4 (20.00%) Drupal
3 3 (15.00%) Confluence
3 3 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (15.00%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.00%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 18 (90.00%) Selenium
2 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 7 (35.00%) JBehave
5 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 5 (25.00%) Maven
6 4 (20.00%) Gradle
6 4 (20.00%) JIRA
7 2 (10.00%) JUnit
8 1 (5.00%) Bugzilla
8 1 (5.00%) CruiseControl
8 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
8 1 (5.00%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (5.00%) NUnit
8 1 (5.00%) Robot Framework
8 1 (5.00%) RSpec
8 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
8 1 (5.00%) Subversion
8 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (5.00%) TestNG
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Developer
1 6 (30.00%) Tester
2 5 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 5 (25.00%) Java Automation Tester
2 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 4 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
3 4 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Developer in Test
5 2 (10.00%) QA Automation Tester
5 2 (10.00%) QA Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) Spring
2 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (30.00%) Gherkin
4 5 (25.00%) HTML
4 5 (25.00%) Web Services
5 4 (20.00%) Ionic Framework
5 4 (20.00%) Spring MVC
6 3 (15.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (15.00%) Java EE
6 3 (15.00%) Node.js
6 3 (15.00%) REST
7 1 (5.00%) .NET
7 1 (5.00%) Apache Camel
7 1 (5.00%) CSS
7 1 (5.00%) GWT
7 1 (5.00%) Kafka
7 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (5.00%) RESTful
7 1 (5.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Fintech
1 3 (15.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Unix
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (30.00%) BDD
3 6 (30.00%) SDET
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
4 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (20.00%) API Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Kanban
5 4 (20.00%) MVC
5 4 (20.00%) TDD
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (15.00%) Open Source
6 3 (15.00%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Microservices
7 2 (10.00%) OO
7 2 (10.00%) SDLC
8 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) Java 8
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Sybase
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) Perforce