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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 280 332 430
Rank change year-on-year +52 +98  
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 100 111 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.68% 0.61% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.44% 3.46% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 80 100 46
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 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 2909 3207 3533
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 19.79% 17.59% 16.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2565 2900 2984
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in 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 26 June 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 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
Berkshire +32 31 £53,750 +26.47% 2
East Sussex +24 26 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Hampshire +3 12 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Buckinghamshire +1 12 £40,000 -34.69% 3
Oxfordshire +12 10 £62,500 +17.37% 5
Surrey +15 6 £31,250 -40.47% 1
West Sussex 0 4 £33,375 -16.56%
Cucumber
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 South East region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 138 (77.97%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (72.32%) Test Automation
3 124 (70.06%) Selenium
4 91 (51.41%) Java
5 81 (45.76%) BDD
6 72 (40.68%) JIRA
7 61 (34.46%) QA
8 60 (33.90%) SQL
8 60 (33.90%) Jenkins
9 58 (32.77%) Git (software)
10 54 (30.51%) JavaScript
11 46 (25.99%) Scrum
12 44 (24.86%) TDD
12 44 (24.86%) WebDriver
13 43 (24.29%) Ruby
14 42 (23.73%) Test Scripting
14 42 (23.73%) Python
15 36 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
16 30 (16.95%) XML
17 28 (15.82%) Finance
18 26 (14.69%) RESTful
19 25 (14.12%) Degree
19 25 (14.12%) ISTQB
19 25 (14.12%) Oracle
19 25 (14.12%) Test Strategy
20 24 (13.56%) Capybara
20 24 (13.56%) HTML
20 24 (13.56%) Regression Testing
20 24 (13.56%) Software Testing
21 23 (12.99%) Linux

Cucumber
Co-occurring 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 19 (10.73%) Confluence
2 8 (4.52%) WebLogic
3 7 (3.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (3.39%) Apache
5 5 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.26%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (1.69%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.13%) JBoss
9 1 (0.56%) CMS
9 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.56%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.21%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.82%) G Suite
2 5 (2.82%) Office 365
2 5 (2.82%) Slack
3 4 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.26%) SaaS
4 3 (1.69%) GitHub
5 2 (1.13%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.56%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.56%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.13%) Diameter Protocol
1 2 (1.13%) HTTP
2 1 (0.56%) DNS
2 1 (0.56%) Internet
2 1 (0.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.08%) MySQL
2 8 (4.52%) MongoDB
3 7 (3.95%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (3.95%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.39%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.26%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.13%) Redis
7 1 (0.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 124 (70.06%) Selenium
2 72 (40.68%) JIRA
3 60 (33.90%) Jenkins
4 58 (32.77%) Git (software)
5 44 (24.86%) WebDriver
6 24 (13.56%) Capybara
7 21 (11.86%) Protractor
7 21 (11.86%) Subversion
8 20 (11.30%) SoapUI
9 16 (9.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 15 (8.47%) JUnit
10 15 (8.47%) LoadRunner
11 12 (6.78%) Appium
11 12 (6.78%) Maven
11 12 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (6.21%) JMeter
12 11 (6.21%) SpecFlow
13 10 (5.65%) Mocha
13 10 (5.65%) TeamCity
14 9 (5.08%) Mockito
General
1 28 (15.82%) Finance
2 13 (7.34%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.65%) Retail
4 6 (3.39%) Marketing
5 4 (2.26%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.26%) Publishing
6 3 (1.69%) Banking
6 3 (1.69%) Electronics
7 2 (1.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (27.68%) Analyst
2 46 (25.99%) Tester
3 41 (23.16%) Test Analyst
4 37 (20.90%) Developer
4 37 (20.90%) QA Engineer
5 34 (19.21%) Automation Tester
6 31 (17.51%) Test Engineer
7 16 (9.04%) Automation Test Analyst
7 16 (9.04%) Java Engineer
7 16 (9.04%) QA Test Engineer
7 16 (9.04%) QA Tester
8 15 (8.47%) QA Automation Engineer
9 14 (7.91%) QA Analyst
9 14 (7.91%) Software Developer
10 13 (7.34%) Selenium Tester
11 12 (6.78%) Automation Engineer
11 12 (6.78%) QA Test Analyst
11 12 (6.78%) Software Engineer
12 11 (6.21%) Java Automation Tester
12 11 (6.21%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (16.95%) XML
2 26 (14.69%) RESTful
3 24 (13.56%) HTML
4 23 (12.99%) AngularJS
5 19 (10.73%) CSS
6 17 (9.60%) Gherkin
7 16 (9.04%) Web Services
8 15 (8.47%) .NET
9 13 (7.34%) jQuery
10 11 (6.21%) SOAP
11 10 (5.65%) REST
12 9 (5.08%) Backbone.js
12 9 (5.08%) Middleware
12 9 (5.08%) Phusion Passenger
12 9 (5.08%) Ruby on Rails
12 9 (5.08%) Spring
13 8 (4.52%) Node.js
14 7 (3.95%) J2EE
15 6 (3.39%) HTML5
16 5 (2.82%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.47%) Mobile App
2 14 (7.91%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.52%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (3.39%) Mobile Payment
5 5 (2.82%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.26%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.13%) Cyber Defence
8 2 (1.13%) PMI
9 1 (0.56%) Animation
9 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.56%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.56%) User Experience
9 1 (0.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.99%) Linux
2 17 (9.60%) Windows
3 7 (3.95%) Android
4 6 (3.39%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.82%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.82%) Unix
6 4 (2.26%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (77.97%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (72.32%) Test Automation
3 81 (45.76%) BDD
4 46 (25.99%) Scrum
5 44 (24.86%) TDD
6 42 (23.73%) Test Scripting
7 36 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (14.12%) Test Strategy
9 24 (13.56%) Regression Testing
9 24 (13.56%) Software Testing
10 20 (11.30%) SDET
10 20 (11.30%) Web Development
11 18 (10.17%) Manual Testing
11 18 (10.17%) Open Source
12 17 (9.60%) User Stories
13 16 (9.04%) Kanban
13 16 (9.04%) Performance Testing
14 15 (8.47%) DevOps
14 15 (8.47%) QA Automation
15 14 (7.91%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 91 (51.41%) Java
2 60 (33.90%) SQL
3 54 (30.51%) JavaScript
4 43 (24.29%) Ruby
5 42 (23.73%) Python
6 18 (10.17%) C#
7 13 (7.34%) C
7 13 (7.34%) C++
8 7 (3.95%) Bash Shell
8 7 (3.95%) Scala
9 6 (3.39%) Perl
10 5 (2.82%) PHP
10 5 (2.82%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.26%) Apple Swift
11 4 (2.26%) ES6
11 4 (2.26%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.13%) Clojure
12 2 (1.13%) Elixir
12 2 (1.13%) Groovy
13 1 (0.56%) Jython
Qualifications
1 25 (14.12%) Degree
1 25 (14.12%) ISTQB
2 23 (12.99%) ISEB
3 15 (8.47%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (5.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (4.52%) Security Cleared
6 6 (3.39%) PMI Certification
7 4 (2.26%) PMP
8 3 (1.69%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (34.46%) QA
2 3 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (7.91%) Docker
2 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (7.34%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (5.08%) Capistrano
3 8 (4.52%) Ansible
3 8 (4.52%) Kubernetes
4 4 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.69%) Packer
5 3 (1.69%) Terraform
6 1 (0.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (14.12%) Oracle
2 11 (6.21%) HP
3 10 (5.65%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (3.39%) Google
5 4 (2.26%) Green Hat
6 3 (1.69%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.69%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.69%) SAP
7 2 (1.13%) IBM
7 2 (1.13%) Omniture
8 1 (0.56%) VMware
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Energon People
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: ££competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £375 - £425 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £63,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus & extensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 6 days ago
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Premier Media
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £77,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £63,000 per annum + Benefits
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £63,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
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