The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
South East / Kent
Rank 80 102 -
Rank change year-on-year +22 -  
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.37% 0.27% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.52% 1.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Median salary £32,500 £43,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.71% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 Kent with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 198 253 230
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 24.66% 22.39% 24.29%
Number of salaries quoted 161 214 192
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,001 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in Kent

Cucumber
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Kent region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) Confluence
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (33.33%) BDD

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (66.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium IDE
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
2 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Tester
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA