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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
England / North East
Rank 65 73 75
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 5 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.79% 0.33% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.85% 1.72% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
130 116 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 20.54% 18.95% 20.17%
Number of salaries quoted 118 96 138
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £42,500 £52,050
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 22 February 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
Tyne and Wear +8 5 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 North East region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) Selenium
3 7 (70.00%) WebDriver
3 7 (70.00%) TDD
4 6 (60.00%) Ruby
5 5 (50.00%) User Stories
5 5 (50.00%) Automation Testing
6 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
6 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (40.00%) C#
6 4 (40.00%) .NET
7 3 (30.00%) HTML
7 3 (30.00%) Scrum
7 3 (30.00%) Law
7 3 (30.00%) QA
7 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
7 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (30.00%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
8 2 (20.00%) Gatling
8 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
8 2 (20.00%) Coaching
8 2 (20.00%) SDLC
8 2 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
8 2 (20.00%) JIRA
8 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Selenium
2 7 (70.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (30.00%) LoadRunner
4 2 (20.00%) Gatling
4 2 (20.00%) JIRA
4 2 (20.00%) JMeter
4 2 (20.00%) JUnit
4 2 (20.00%) RSpec
5 1 (10.00%) FitNesse
5 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
5 1 (10.00%) JBehave
5 1 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (10.00%) Mocha
5 1 (10.00%) QADirector
5 1 (10.00%) QARun
5 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
5 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (30.00%) Law
2 2 (20.00%) Games
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Tester
2 6 (60.00%) Automation Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Java Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Software Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Java Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (10.00%) Chai
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) CSS3
4 1 (10.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (10.00%) Express
4 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) MEAN Stack
4 1 (10.00%) Node.js
4 1 (10.00%) React
4 1 (10.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
3 5 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 5 (50.00%) User Stories
4 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Coaching
6 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 2 (20.00%) SOA
6 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
6 2 (20.00%) V-Model
6 2 (20.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Ruby
3 4 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) Scala
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (10.00%) ES6
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) HP
1 2 (20.00%) IBM