The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
England / North West
Rank 156 196 228
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +32
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 91 36 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.54% 0.66% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.11% 3.52% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 90 25 30
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £47,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1280 1023 1223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.60% 18.79% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 897 1114
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 West

Cucumber
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Cucumber Salary Trend in the North West

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cucumber across the North West region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in the North West

Cucumber
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 January 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
Manchester +43 81 £42,500 +6.25% 17
Lancashire -11 6 £40,750 +8.66%
Merseyside -16 3 £30,000 -20.00%
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 West region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 110 (85.27%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (82.17%) Selenium
3 76 (58.91%) Java
4 69 (53.49%) Test Scripting
5 55 (42.64%) BDD
6 54 (41.86%) Scrum
7 49 (37.98%) SDLC
8 48 (37.21%) Test Automation
9 44 (34.11%) TDD
9 44 (34.11%) QA
10 40 (31.01%) Python
11 35 (27.13%) Automated Testing
11 35 (27.13%) Degree
12 32 (24.81%) C#
12 32 (24.81%) C++
12 32 (24.81%) Gherkin
13 30 (23.26%) DevOps
13 30 (23.26%) Automation Testing
14 29 (22.48%) Continuous Integration
14 29 (22.48%) ISEB
15 27 (20.93%) Ruby
15 27 (20.93%) JIRA
16 24 (18.60%) Regression Testing
16 24 (18.60%) Finance
17 23 (17.83%) Software Testing
17 23 (17.83%) Linux
18 22 (17.05%) Perl
19 21 (16.28%) DV Cleared
19 21 (16.28%) Security Cleared
20 20 (15.50%) JavaScript

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 6 (4.65%) Confluence
2 5 (3.88%) Apache Solr
2 5 (3.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.78%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.20%) GitHub
2 3 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.33%) PuTTY
2 2 (1.55%) WinSCP
3 1 (0.78%) Firewall
3 1 (0.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.88%) DB2
2 4 (3.10%) MongoDB
2 4 (3.10%) RDBMS
2 4 (3.10%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.78%) Big Data
5 1 (0.78%) MySQL
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 106 (82.17%) Selenium
2 27 (20.93%) JIRA
3 17 (13.18%) SpecFlow
3 17 (13.18%) WebDriver
4 16 (12.40%) Jenkins
5 14 (10.85%) HP UFT
6 13 (10.08%) FitNesse
6 13 (10.08%) JUnit
7 11 (8.53%) TeamCity
8 10 (7.75%) NUnit
8 10 (7.75%) Octopus Deploy
8 10 (7.75%) SoapUI
9 8 (6.20%) JMeter
9 8 (6.20%) LoadRunner
10 4 (3.10%) Calabash
10 4 (3.10%) Capybara
10 4 (3.10%) Fiddler
10 4 (3.10%) Git (software)
11 3 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (18.60%) Finance
2 10 (7.75%) Military
3 7 (5.43%) Retail
4 5 (3.88%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.55%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.78%) Advertising
6 1 (0.78%) Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (35.66%) Tester
2 39 (30.23%) Automation Tester
3 29 (22.48%) Test Engineer
4 26 (20.16%) Analyst
4 26 (20.16%) Test Analyst
5 15 (11.63%) Developer
5 15 (11.63%) QA Automation Engineer
5 15 (11.63%) QA Engineer
5 15 (11.63%) QA Tester
6 14 (10.85%) QA Automation Tester
6 14 (10.85%) Senior Tester
7 10 (7.75%) QA Analyst
7 10 (7.75%) QA Test Analyst
7 10 (7.75%) Senior Automation Tester
7 10 (7.75%) Senior QA Engineer
7 10 (7.75%) Software QA Tester
7 10 (7.75%) Software Tester
8 9 (6.98%) Test Automation Engineer
8 9 (6.98%) Test Leader
9 8 (6.20%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (24.81%) Gherkin
2 15 (11.63%) .NET
3 13 (10.08%) Web Services
4 7 (5.43%) HTML
5 6 (4.65%) XML
6 4 (3.10%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.10%) CSS
7 3 (2.33%) jQuery
7 3 (2.33%) SOAP
7 3 (2.33%) XHTML
8 2 (1.55%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.55%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (1.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (1.55%) Behat
8 2 (1.55%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (1.55%) Spring
8 2 (1.55%) WSDL
8 2 (1.55%) XSD
9 1 (0.78%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.43%) Computer Science
2 6 (4.65%) Cyber Defence
3 5 (3.88%) Driving Licence
3 5 (3.88%) iPad
4 3 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.55%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.55%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.78%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.83%) Linux
2 17 (13.18%) Windows
3 1 (0.78%) Android
3 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (85.27%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (53.49%) Test Scripting
3 55 (42.64%) BDD
4 54 (41.86%) Scrum
5 49 (37.98%) SDLC
6 48 (37.21%) Test Automation
7 44 (34.11%) TDD
8 35 (27.13%) Automated Testing
9 30 (23.26%) Automation Testing
9 30 (23.26%) DevOps
10 29 (22.48%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (18.60%) Regression Testing
12 23 (17.83%) Software Testing
13 20 (15.50%) Validation
14 18 (13.95%) Manual Testing
15 17 (13.18%) ATDD
15 17 (13.18%) System Integration Testing
16 15 (11.63%) Defect Management
16 15 (11.63%) Functional Testing
17 13 (10.08%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 76 (58.91%) Java
2 40 (31.01%) Python
3 32 (24.81%) C#
3 32 (24.81%) C++
4 27 (20.93%) Ruby
5 22 (17.05%) Perl
6 20 (15.50%) JavaScript
7 19 (14.73%) C
8 16 (12.40%) SQL
9 6 (4.65%) PHP
10 3 (2.33%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.78%) Groovy
11 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (27.13%) Degree
2 29 (22.48%) ISEB
3 21 (16.28%) DV Cleared
3 21 (16.28%) Security Cleared
4 20 (15.50%) ISTQB
5 6 (4.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (4.65%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.78%) HNC
8 1 (0.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (34.11%) QA
2 7 (5.43%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (7.75%) Hyper-V
1 10 (7.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (6.20%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (3.88%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.78%) Ansible
3 1 (0.78%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (7.75%) VMware
2 7 (5.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.65%) HP
3 6 (4.65%) Oracle
4 5 (3.88%) IBM
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