The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
UK
Rank 255 279 367
Rank change year-on-year +24 +88  
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 1068 1154 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.26% 1.12% 0.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.43% 6.20% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 918 956 685
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
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 with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 16619 18608 17132
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.56% 18.07% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13966 15893 14378
Median salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Cucumber
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in the UK

Cucumber
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in the UK

Cucumber
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England +42 1027 £47,500 - 162
London 0 480 £55,000 - 67
South West +59 130 £42,500 - 18
Yorkshire +44 100 £46,000 +15.00% 14
North West +20 92 £42,500 +6.25% 23
West Yorkshire +40 81 £47,500 +18.75% 9
Leeds +34 81 £47,500 +18.75% 9
Manchester +29 80 £42,500 +6.25% 20
South East +42 78 £47,500 +18.75% 18
City of London -4 56 £55,000 +2.32% 22
East of England +20 53 £45,000 -5.26% 8
West Midlands 0 45 £36,500 -27.00% 7
East Midlands +33 43 £36,750 -2.00% 4
Bristol +19 42 £47,500 +11.76% 6
Hertfordshire +32 33 £42,500 - 4
Somerset +12 32 £35,000 +3.70% 9
Watford +15 29 £42,500 -13.26% 3
Wiltshire +27 27 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire -6 26 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Berkshire +32 25 £55,000 +10.00% 8
Scotland +9 25 £43,000 +7.50% 9
Birmingham +21 20 £36,500 -14.11% 3
Gloucester +10 18 £40,000 -20.00%
Swindon +25 17 £45,000 +9.09%
Nottinghamshire +17 17 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Glasgow +13 17 £41,000 -21.90% 5
Hampshire +25 16 £47,500 +35.71%
Nottingham +20 16 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Reading +37 15 £55,000 - 2
Bath +11 15 £42,500 +6.25% 4

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 1710 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 1548 (71.67%) Selenium
3 1305 (60.42%) Java
4 1036 (47.96%) BDD
5 870 (40.28%) QA
6 775 (35.88%) Scrum
7 766 (35.46%) TDD
8 719 (33.29%) Test Automation
9 590 (27.31%) Jenkins
10 589 (27.27%) SQL
11 529 (24.49%) WebDriver
12 499 (23.10%) JUnit
13 478 (22.13%) Continuous Integration
14 468 (21.67%) Ruby
15 446 (20.65%) Automation Testing
16 444 (20.56%) JIRA
17 436 (20.19%) C#
18 416 (19.26%) Finance
19 397 (18.38%) Git (software)
20 385 (17.82%) JavaScript
21 370 (17.13%) Test Scripting
22 368 (17.04%) Gherkin
23 363 (16.81%) Software Testing
23 363 (16.81%) Automated Testing
24 353 (16.34%) Python
25 335 (15.51%) ISTQB
26 327 (15.14%) ISEB
27 322 (14.91%) Linux
28 294 (13.61%) Spring
29 281 (13.01%) Maven

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 145 (6.71%) Confluence
2 82 (3.80%) Tomcat
3 54 (2.50%) Apache
3 54 (2.50%) JBoss
4 38 (1.76%) WebSphere
5 32 (1.48%) CMS
6 27 (1.25%) Umbraco
7 24 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
8 23 (1.06%) IIS
9 21 (0.97%) Apache ServiceMix
10 20 (0.93%) OpenStack
11 16 (0.74%) Commerce Server
12 15 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 13 (0.60%) GlassFish
14 11 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
15 9 (0.42%) Apache Spark
15 9 (0.42%) Documentum
15 9 (0.42%) Jetty
15 9 (0.42%) WebLogic
15 9 (0.42%) WildFly
Applications
1 20 (0.93%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.37%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.32%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.093%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.093%) Mingle
4 2 (0.093%) MS Office
5 1 (0.046%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.046%) HipChat
5 1 (0.046%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.046%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.19%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (0.093%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.093%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 102 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
2 84 (3.89%) GitHub
2 84 (3.89%) SaaS
3 39 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 32 (1.48%) G Suite
4 32 (1.48%) Office 365
4 32 (1.48%) Slack
5 8 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (0.32%) Lucidchart
6 7 (0.32%) OpenShift
7 5 (0.23%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.23%) IaaS
7 5 (0.23%) PaaS
8 4 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 4 (0.19%) Loggly
8 4 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.093%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 60 (2.78%) HTTP
2 27 (1.25%) Internet
3 22 (1.02%) SSL
4 8 (0.37%) LDAP
4 8 (0.37%) SSH
4 8 (0.37%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.28%) Firewall
6 5 (0.23%) SMTP
7 4 (0.19%) Network Security
8 3 (0.14%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.14%) VPN
9 2 (0.093%) DNS
9 2 (0.093%) FTP
9 2 (0.093%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.046%) DHCP
10 1 (0.046%) MQTT
10 1 (0.046%) Multicast
10 1 (0.046%) RTSP
10 1 (0.046%) SMS
10 1 (0.046%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (8.75%) Relational Database
2 178 (8.24%) MySQL
3 121 (5.60%) NoSQL
4 109 (5.05%) MongoDB
5 79 (3.66%) SQL Server
6 68 (3.15%) RDBMS
7 57 (2.64%) Apache Cassandra
8 42 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
9 33 (1.53%) DB2
10 30 (1.39%) Big Data
11 25 (1.16%) HBase
12 23 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 19 (0.88%) Redis
14 17 (0.79%) MarkLogic
15 15 (0.69%) Oracle Database
16 14 (0.65%) Neo4j
17 9 (0.42%) CouchDB
18 8 (0.37%) Hadoop
19 7 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
19 7 (0.32%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1548 (71.67%) Selenium
2 590 (27.31%) Jenkins
3 529 (24.49%) WebDriver
4 499 (23.10%) JUnit
5 444 (20.56%) JIRA
6 397 (18.38%) Git (software)
7 281 (13.01%) Maven
8 249 (11.53%) SoapUI
9 244 (11.30%) JMeter
10 227 (10.51%) Appium
11 212 (9.81%) SpecFlow
12 142 (6.57%) Team Foundation Server
13 135 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 129 (5.97%) LoadRunner
14 129 (5.97%) Subversion
15 126 (5.83%) HP UFT
16 122 (5.65%) TestNG
17 117 (5.42%) Calabash
18 108 (5.00%) FitNesse
19 104 (4.81%) TeamCity
General
1 416 (19.26%) Finance
2 167 (7.73%) Retail
3 100 (4.63%) Banking
4 62 (2.87%) Telecoms
5 46 (2.13%) Marketing
6 36 (1.67%) Games
7 35 (1.62%) Manufacturing
8 32 (1.48%) Advertising
8 32 (1.48%) Front Office
9 29 (1.34%) Legal
10 24 (1.11%) Electronics
10 24 (1.11%) Publishing
11 17 (0.79%) Investment Banking
12 16 (0.74%) Military
13 13 (0.60%) Automotive
13 13 (0.60%) Back Office
14 8 (0.37%) Billing
15 7 (0.32%) Law
16 2 (0.093%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.093%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 497 (23.01%) Developer
2 489 (22.64%) Tester
3 381 (17.64%) Analyst
4 379 (17.55%) Test Engineer
5 376 (17.41%) Automation Tester
6 321 (14.86%) Test Analyst
7 245 (11.34%) Java Developer
8 237 (10.97%) QA Engineer
9 206 (9.54%) Test Automation Engineer
10 189 (8.75%) QA Tester
11 143 (6.62%) QA Automation Tester
12 134 (6.20%) Selenium Tester
13 132 (6.11%) Automation Test Analyst
13 132 (6.11%) Java Engineer
13 132 (6.11%) QA Automation Engineer
14 126 (5.83%) Senior Tester
15 123 (5.69%) Developer in Test
15 123 (5.69%) QA Analyst
16 121 (5.60%) Senior Developer
17 113 (5.23%) Selenium Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 368 (17.04%) Gherkin
2 294 (13.61%) Spring
3 272 (12.59%) HTML
4 250 (11.57%) REST
5 247 (11.44%) Web Services
5 247 (11.44%) XML
6 207 (9.58%) RESTful
7 186 (8.61%) SOAP
8 179 (8.29%) CSS
9 166 (7.69%) .NET
10 161 (7.45%) JSON
11 139 (6.44%) Hibernate
12 130 (6.02%) AngularJS
13 101 (4.68%) HTML5
14 96 (4.44%) jQuery
15 93 (4.31%) Node.js
16 88 (4.07%) J2EE
17 82 (3.80%) ActiveMQ
18 80 (3.70%) JMS
19 63 (2.92%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 123 (5.69%) Computer Science
2 119 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
3 116 (5.37%) Mobile App
4 52 (2.41%) Client/Server
4 52 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
5 42 (1.94%) User Experience
6 33 (1.53%) Fintech
7 24 (1.11%) Management Information System
8 20 (0.93%) Virtual Team
9 19 (0.88%) Clustering
10 18 (0.83%) iPad
10 18 (0.83%) W3C
11 17 (0.79%) Derivative
12 15 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
13 12 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 11 (0.51%) Cyber Defence
15 10 (0.46%) Online Games
16 9 (0.42%) Driving Licence
17 8 (0.37%) Mobile Payment
17 8 (0.37%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 322 (14.91%) Linux
2 187 (8.66%) Unix
3 143 (6.62%) Windows
4 99 (4.58%) Android
5 92 (4.26%) Apple iOS
6 13 (0.60%) Mac OS X
6 13 (0.60%) Ubuntu
7 8 (0.37%) Solaris
8 7 (0.32%) CentOS
8 7 (0.32%) Kali Linux
9 4 (0.19%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.046%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1710 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
2 1036 (47.96%) BDD
3 775 (35.88%) Scrum
4 766 (35.46%) TDD
5 719 (33.29%) Test Automation
6 478 (22.13%) Continuous Integration
7 446 (20.65%) Automation Testing
8 370 (17.13%) Test Scripting
9 363 (16.81%) Automated Testing
9 363 (16.81%) Software Testing
10 281 (13.01%) Kanban
11 275 (12.73%) SDLC
12 256 (11.85%) Test Strategy
13 226 (10.46%) Manual Testing
14 224 (10.37%) Software Engineering
15 223 (10.32%) Continuous Delivery
16 221 (10.23%) Functional Testing
17 218 (10.09%) Regression Testing
18 214 (9.91%) OO
19 198 (9.17%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 1305 (60.42%) Java
2 589 (27.27%) SQL
3 468 (21.67%) Ruby
4 436 (20.19%) C#
5 385 (17.82%) JavaScript
6 353 (16.34%) Python
7 156 (7.22%) C++
8 109 (5.05%) Scala
9 89 (4.12%) Perl
10 83 (3.84%) C
10 83 (3.84%) PHP
11 51 (2.36%) Groovy
12 49 (2.27%) Shell Script
13 41 (1.90%) PL/SQL
14 35 (1.62%) Bash Shell
15 14 (0.65%) Go
16 12 (0.56%) Objective-C
16 12 (0.56%) XPath
17 11 (0.51%) VB.NET
18 10 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 335 (15.51%) ISTQB
2 327 (15.14%) ISEB
3 231 (10.69%) Degree
4 129 (5.97%) Security Cleared
5 116 (5.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 86 (3.98%) DV Cleared
7 29 (1.34%) SC Cleared
8 16 (0.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 5 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.14%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.093%) CSQA
11 2 (0.093%) OCP
11 2 (0.093%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.093%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.093%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.093%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.046%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 870 (40.28%) QA
2 124 (5.74%) SDET
3 11 (0.51%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.42%) SLA
5 8 (0.37%) MiFID
6 7 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
6 7 (0.32%) EMIR
7 4 (0.19%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 4 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.093%) WCAG
System Software
1 103 (4.77%) Docker
2 28 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (1.20%) Hyper-V
4 11 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (0.42%) LXC
6 7 (0.32%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.093%) HDFS
8 1 (0.046%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.046%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 84 (3.89%) HP Quality Center
2 81 (3.75%) Puppet
3 51 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (1.76%) Ansible
5 15 (0.69%) Grafana
6 12 (0.56%) Capistrano
6 12 (0.56%) Kubernetes
6 12 (0.56%) StatsD
7 8 (0.37%) Salt
8 5 (0.23%) CFEngine
8 5 (0.23%) Tivoli
9 4 (0.19%) Kibana
10 3 (0.14%) HockeyApp
10 3 (0.14%) logstash
10 3 (0.14%) Packer
10 3 (0.14%) Terraform
11 2 (0.093%) Chronos
11 2 (0.093%) Hadoop YARN
11 2 (0.093%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.093%) Marathon
Vendors
1 186 (8.61%) Oracle
2 113 (5.23%) Microsoft
3 83 (3.84%) HP
4 55 (2.55%) Red Hat
5 51 (2.36%) Atlassian
5 51 (2.36%) Google
5 51 (2.36%) IBM
6 31 (1.44%) hybris
7 29 (1.34%) VMware
8 28 (1.30%) Adobe
9 24 (1.11%) SAP
10 20 (0.93%) Splunk
11 18 (0.83%) InterSystems
12 16 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
13 14 (0.65%) ATG
13 14 (0.65%) Cognizant
14 12 (0.56%) Sitecore
14 12 (0.56%) TOWER Software
15 10 (0.46%) Pega
16 9 (0.42%) EMC
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to 50,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
North West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 51 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £6000 - £70000 per annum + Bens and Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bens and Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
North London
Reco Ltd
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + great benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Taunton, Somerset
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + package
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
City & Guilds
Salary: £41,993 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 56 minutes ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Industry Leading Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40 - £55000 per annum + Benefits & Industry Leading Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus & Others
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus & Others
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Posted: 21 hours ago