The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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
England / South East
Rank 303 363 350
Rank change year-on-year +60 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 78 97 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.52% 0.50% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.73% 2.89% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 71 87 77
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £48,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -17.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
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 the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2857 3360 3581
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 19.12% 17.46% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2497 3057 3044
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Cucumber
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in the South East

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in the South East over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in the South East

Cucumber
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Berkshire +27 25 £55,000 +22.22% 8
Hampshire +20 16 £47,500 +35.71%
Surrey +34 12 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Buckinghamshire +19 5 £47,500 +26.66% 5
Sussex - 5 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £45,000 - 3
Kent +22 3 £32,500 -25.71%
East Sussex +9 3 £29,500 -22.36%
West Sussex -10 3 £35,000 -16.66% 1
Middlesex +8 1 £29,500 -21.33%
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

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 South East region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 133 (86.93%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (71.24%) Selenium
3 92 (60.13%) Java
4 68 (44.44%) Jenkins
5 64 (41.83%) BDD
6 57 (37.25%) SQL
7 55 (35.95%) JIRA
8 51 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 49 (32.03%) Scrum
10 43 (28.10%) QA
10 43 (28.10%) Git (software)
11 42 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
11 42 (27.45%) TDD
12 39 (25.49%) XML
13 37 (24.18%) Automation Testing
14 35 (22.88%) HTML
15 33 (21.57%) Linux
15 33 (21.57%) Test Automation
15 33 (21.57%) WebDriver
16 29 (18.95%) Maven
16 29 (18.95%) Degree
16 29 (18.95%) AngularJS
17 27 (17.65%) Subversion
17 27 (17.65%) CSS
18 25 (16.34%) Regression Testing
18 25 (16.34%) Software Testing
19 24 (15.69%) JUnit
20 23 (15.03%) Test Scripting
21 22 (14.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
21 22 (14.38%) Manual Testing

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 13 (8.50%) Confluence
2 9 (5.88%) Apache
2 9 (5.88%) JBoss
3 8 (5.23%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.96%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.96%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.31%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.65%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.65%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.27%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.61%) GitHub
2 4 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.61%) SaaS
3 2 (1.31%) G Suite
3 2 (1.31%) IaaS
3 2 (1.31%) Office 365
3 2 (1.31%) PaaS
3 2 (1.31%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.27%) SMTP
2 1 (0.65%) DNS
2 1 (0.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.88%) MySQL
2 8 (5.23%) MongoDB
3 7 (4.58%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (3.92%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.31%) Big Data
5 2 (1.31%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 109 (71.24%) Selenium
2 68 (44.44%) Jenkins
3 55 (35.95%) JIRA
4 43 (28.10%) Git (software)
5 33 (21.57%) WebDriver
6 29 (18.95%) Maven
7 27 (17.65%) Subversion
8 24 (15.69%) JUnit
9 22 (14.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 17 (11.11%) Ant
11 16 (10.46%) Protractor
12 14 (9.15%) Appium
12 14 (9.15%) Gradle
12 14 (9.15%) TeamCity
13 13 (8.50%) SoapUI
14 12 (7.84%) LoadRunner
14 12 (7.84%) SpecFlow
15 11 (7.19%) HP UFT
15 11 (7.19%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (5.23%) TestNG
General
1 21 (13.73%) Finance
2 7 (4.58%) Marketing
3 6 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.96%) Banking
4 3 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.31%) Electronics
5 2 (1.31%) Retail
6 1 (0.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 56 (36.60%) Developer
2 37 (24.18%) Analyst
3 28 (18.30%) Test Analyst
3 28 (18.30%) Test Engineer
4 25 (16.34%) Software Engineer
5 24 (15.69%) Tester
6 22 (14.38%) Java Developer
7 20 (13.07%) QA Engineer
8 19 (12.42%) Software Developer
9 18 (11.76%) Automation Tester
9 18 (11.76%) Software Test Engineer
10 17 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 15 (9.80%) Automation Test Analyst
12 14 (9.15%) Senior Analyst
13 13 (8.50%) Java Engineer
13 13 (8.50%) QA Automation Engineer
13 13 (8.50%) Senior Test Analyst
14 12 (7.84%) Developer in Test
15 11 (7.19%) Senior Developer
15 11 (7.19%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (25.49%) XML
2 35 (22.88%) HTML
3 29 (18.95%) AngularJS
4 27 (17.65%) CSS
5 18 (11.76%) RESTful
6 17 (11.11%) jQuery
7 16 (10.46%) Gherkin
8 15 (9.80%) Spring
8 15 (9.80%) Web Services
9 13 (8.50%) J2EE
10 12 (7.84%) REST
10 12 (7.84%) SOAP
11 11 (7.19%) .NET
12 9 (5.88%) Backbone.js
12 9 (5.88%) Phusion Passenger
12 9 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
13 8 (5.23%) JAXB
14 7 (4.58%) JSP
15 6 (3.92%) Ajax
15 6 (3.92%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.73%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.23%) Mobile Payment
3 7 (4.58%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.61%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.61%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.96%) User Experience
5 3 (1.96%) Xbox
6 2 (1.31%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.31%) PMI
7 1 (0.65%) Animation
7 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.65%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (21.57%) Linux
2 21 (13.73%) Windows
3 16 (10.46%) Unix
4 9 (5.88%) Ubuntu
5 8 (5.23%) Solaris
6 4 (2.61%) Android
6 4 (2.61%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.96%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (86.93%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (41.83%) BDD
3 49 (32.03%) Scrum
4 42 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (27.45%) TDD
5 37 (24.18%) Automation Testing
6 33 (21.57%) Test Automation
7 25 (16.34%) Regression Testing
7 25 (16.34%) Software Testing
8 23 (15.03%) Test Scripting
9 22 (14.38%) Automated Testing
9 22 (14.38%) Manual Testing
9 22 (14.38%) SDLC
10 21 (13.73%) Non-Functional Testing
11 20 (13.07%) Web Development
12 19 (12.42%) Software Engineering
13 17 (11.11%) Performance Testing
13 17 (11.11%) User Stories
14 16 (10.46%) User Acceptance Testing
15 15 (9.80%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 92 (60.13%) Java
2 57 (37.25%) SQL
3 51 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 22 (14.38%) Python
4 22 (14.38%) Ruby
5 12 (7.84%) C++
6 9 (5.88%) Scala
7 8 (5.23%) C
8 6 (3.92%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.27%) C#
9 5 (3.27%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.27%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.61%) Perl
10 4 (2.61%) VB
10 4 (2.61%) VBScript
11 3 (1.96%) Apple Swift
11 3 (1.96%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.31%) Clojure
12 2 (1.31%) Elixir
13 1 (0.65%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 29 (18.95%) Degree
2 17 (11.11%) ISEB
3 13 (8.50%) ISTQB
4 6 (3.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (3.92%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.31%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (28.10%) QA
2 5 (3.27%) SDET
2 5 (3.27%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.88%) Docker
2 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (5.88%) Capistrano
3 5 (3.27%) Ansible
3 5 (3.27%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.61%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.96%) Packer
5 3 (1.96%) Terraform
6 1 (0.65%) Grafana
6 1 (0.65%) Kibana
6 1 (0.65%) logstash
6 1 (0.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (13.73%) Oracle
2 14 (9.15%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (6.54%) HP
4 3 (1.96%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.31%) Google
5 2 (1.31%) SAP
6 1 (0.65%) AppDynamics
6 1 (0.65%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.65%) Splunk
6 1 (0.65%) VMware
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