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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 76 80 74
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.27% 0.26% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.56% 1.02% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £35,000 £28,636
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +10.34%
Cucumber
England

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

Development Applications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
128 196 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 17.34% 25.49% 14.19%
Number of salaries quoted 106 166 97
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,318
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Cucumber
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Cucumber Salary Trend in the North East

Cucumber
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the North East region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Tyne and Wear +10 2 - - 1
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 North East region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 6 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in the North 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:

Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Automation Test Lead
2 4 (66.67%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) Java