The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 61 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 5 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.89% 0.34% 2.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.68% 2.33% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 10
Median salary £37,500 £27,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -22.85%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Cucumber
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Development Applications Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
88 43 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 15.71% 14.53% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 68 35 43
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £29,038
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool region citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Cucumber Salary Trend in Liverpool

Cucumber
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 6 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 6 (100.00%) SDLC
1 6 (100.00%) API Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
2 5 (83.33%) System Testing
2 5 (83.33%) QA
2 5 (83.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) SoapUI
2 5 (83.33%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Automation Test Lead
1 5 (83.33%) QA Leader
1 5 (83.33%) Test Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) API Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (100.00%) SDLC
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) System Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) QA