Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 147 180
Rank change year-on-year -34 +33 +21
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 32 67 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.77% 1.64% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.73% 7.54% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 30 56 38
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +16.67% -35.71%
10th Percentile £44,875 £41,875 £36,175
90th Percentile £65,000 £80,000 £67,375
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

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 677 889 702
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 16.38% 21.81% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 578 790 658
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,100 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +2.15% +9.41%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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
Rickmansworth +2 10 £60,000 +14.29% 1
Watford -41 6 £55,000 +15.79%
Borehamwood - 3 £41,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - -
St Albans - 2 £53,750 - 1
Cucumber
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 29 (90.63%) Java
1 29 (90.63%) Selenium
2 22 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (62.50%) Test Automation
4 19 (59.38%) Spring
5 18 (56.25%) Tomcat
6 17 (53.13%) Jenkins
7 15 (46.88%) BDD
8 14 (43.75%) SQL
9 13 (40.63%) WebDriver
10 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
10 12 (37.50%) Finance
11 11 (34.38%) MySQL
11 11 (34.38%) Apache
11 11 (34.38%) AngularJS
12 10 (31.25%) TDD
12 10 (31.25%) Scrum
12 10 (31.25%) Unit Testing
13 9 (28.13%) HTML
13 9 (28.13%) Web Services
14 8 (25.00%) OO
14 8 (25.00%) Maven
14 8 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (21.88%) SharePoint Server
15 7 (21.88%) Test Scripting
15 7 (21.88%) Performance Testing
15 7 (21.88%) Hibernate
15 7 (21.88%) J2EE
15 7 (21.88%) JUnit
16 6 (18.75%) Robot Framework

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 18 (56.25%) Tomcat
2 11 (34.38%) Apache
3 7 (21.88%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (15.63%) Drupal
4 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
5 3 (9.38%) Confluence
6 2 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (6.25%) Akamai
3 2 (6.25%) Runscope
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) MySQL
2 5 (15.63%) MariaDB
2 5 (15.63%) MongoDB
2 5 (15.63%) RDBMS
2 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
2 5 (15.63%) Sybase ASE
3 2 (6.25%) Endeca
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (90.63%) Selenium
2 17 (53.13%) Jenkins
3 13 (40.63%) WebDriver
4 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 8 (25.00%) Maven
6 7 (21.88%) JUnit
7 6 (18.75%) Robot Framework
8 5 (15.63%) JIRA
8 5 (15.63%) JMeter
8 5 (15.63%) LoadRunner
9 4 (12.50%) JBehave
10 2 (6.25%) Bugzilla
10 2 (6.25%) CruiseControl
10 2 (6.25%) Mockito
10 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
10 2 (6.25%) SpecFlow
10 2 (6.25%) Subversion
10 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (3.13%) Capybara
11 1 (3.13%) PhantomJS
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Architect
2 8 (25.00%) Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Digital Architect
4 6 (18.75%) Java Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Tester
5 5 (15.63%) Automation Tester
5 5 (15.63%) Java Automation Tester
5 5 (15.63%) Selenium Tester
5 5 (15.63%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (12.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 3 (9.38%) Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Development Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Java Architect
7 3 (9.38%) Software Development Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Agile Tester
8 2 (6.25%) Developer in Test
8 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) Spring
2 11 (34.38%) AngularJS
3 9 (28.13%) HTML
3 9 (28.13%) Web Services
4 7 (21.88%) Hibernate
4 7 (21.88%) J2EE
5 6 (18.75%) Gherkin
5 6 (18.75%) REST
5 6 (18.75%) Spring MVC
6 5 (15.63%) DOM
6 5 (15.63%) Ionic Framework
6 5 (15.63%) Java EE
6 5 (15.63%) Java SE
6 5 (15.63%) JAXB
6 5 (15.63%) JDBC
6 5 (15.63%) SAX
6 5 (15.63%) XML
7 4 (12.50%) CSS
8 2 (6.25%) HTML5
8 2 (6.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Fintech
3 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.13%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 15 (46.88%) BDD
4 10 (31.25%) Scrum
4 10 (31.25%) TDD
4 10 (31.25%) Unit Testing
5 8 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (25.00%) OO
6 7 (21.88%) Performance Testing
6 7 (21.88%) Test Scripting
7 6 (18.75%) MVC
7 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
8 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
8 5 (15.63%) ETL
8 5 (15.63%) Front End Development
8 5 (15.63%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (15.63%) Test Strategy
8 5 (15.63%) User Stories
8 5 (15.63%) Validation
8 5 (15.63%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (90.63%) Java
2 14 (43.75%) SQL
3 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 5 (15.63%) C#
5 3 (9.38%) Ruby
6 2 (6.25%) Java 8
6 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.13%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Sybase
2 2 (6.25%) ATG
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Perforce
2 2 (6.25%) Splunk
3 1 (3.13%) IBM