Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Cucumber skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cucumber over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 134 171
Rank change year-on-year +3 +37 +10
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 51 64 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.45% 1.68% 1.05%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.32% 9.64% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 35 66 51
Birmingham median annual salary £62,500 £48,125 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.87% +13.24% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £81,500 £69,375 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £51,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +13.89% +5.88% -3.41%

Cucumber is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 494 664 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.05% 17.43% 13.91%
Number of salaries quoted 396 550 581
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Cucumber as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Birmingham

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in Birmingham

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Birmingham over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing Cucumber also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 41 (80.39%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (76.47%) Test Automation
3 38 (74.51%) Java
4 36 (70.59%) Selenium
5 23 (45.10%) BDD
5 23 (45.10%) TDD
6 18 (35.29%) Waterfall
6 18 (35.29%) QA
6 18 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (33.33%) WebDriver
7 17 (33.33%) C#
7 17 (33.33%) Python
8 16 (31.37%) Scrum
8 16 (31.37%) Jenkins
9 15 (29.41%) SDET
10 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
10 14 (27.45%) JIRA
11 13 (25.49%) Load Testing
12 12 (23.53%) Integration Testing
12 12 (23.53%) Git (software)
12 12 (23.53%) Visual Studio
12 12 (23.53%) AngularJS
12 12 (23.53%) SpecFlow
13 11 (21.57%) Functional Testing
13 11 (21.57%) SoapUI
13 11 (21.57%) Fintech
13 11 (21.57%) CSS
13 11 (21.57%) JUnit
13 11 (21.57%) HTML
13 11 (21.57%) Software Engineering

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (11.76%) Confluence
1 6 (11.76%) Drupal
2 2 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.96%) Apache
3 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Mingle
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.88%) GitHub
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.96%) IaaS
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) npm
2 1 (1.96%) PaaS
2 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) SSL
2 1 (1.96%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
1 3 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.92%) MySQL
2 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.96%) Hazelcast
3 1 (1.96%) HBase
3 1 (1.96%) Redis
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 36 (70.59%) Selenium
2 17 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 16 (31.37%) Jenkins
4 14 (27.45%) JIRA
5 12 (23.53%) Git (software)
5 12 (23.53%) SpecFlow
5 12 (23.53%) Visual Studio
6 11 (21.57%) JUnit
6 11 (21.57%) SoapUI
7 9 (17.65%) JMeter
8 7 (13.73%) FitNesse
9 6 (11.76%) Mockito
9 6 (11.76%) Protractor
9 6 (11.76%) TeamCity
9 6 (11.76%) TestNG
10 5 (9.80%) IntelliJ
10 5 (9.80%) JBehave
10 5 (9.80%) SonarQube
11 4 (7.84%) CircleCI
11 4 (7.84%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (3.92%) Law
2 1 (1.96%) Advertising
2 1 (1.96%) Marketing
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Developer
2 7 (13.73%) Test Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Tester
3 6 (11.76%) Java Developer
3 6 (11.76%) QA Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Senior Developer
3 6 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Android Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Automation Test Lead
4 4 (7.84%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Senior Java Software Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Senior Tester
4 4 (7.84%) Test Automation Manager
4 4 (7.84%) Test Leader
4 4 (7.84%) Test Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Senior QA Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Quality Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Software Tester
5 3 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.53%) AngularJS
2 11 (21.57%) CSS
2 11 (21.57%) HTML
3 9 (17.65%) Spring
4 7 (13.73%) REST
5 6 (11.76%) LAMP
5 6 (11.76%) XML
6 5 (9.80%) Apache Camel
6 5 (9.80%) Dropwizard
6 5 (9.80%) HTML5
6 5 (9.80%) Node.js
6 5 (9.80%) WireMock
7 4 (7.84%) Backbone.js
7 4 (7.84%) CSS3
7 4 (7.84%) Grails
7 4 (7.84%) GraphQL
7 4 (7.84%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (7.84%) Play Framework
7 4 (7.84%) Symfony
8 3 (5.88%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Fintech
2 6 (11.76%) NHS
3 4 (7.84%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (7.84%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.92%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Android
1 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Unix
2 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (80.39%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (76.47%) Test Automation
3 23 (45.10%) BDD
3 23 (45.10%) TDD
4 18 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (35.29%) Waterfall
5 16 (31.37%) Scrum
6 15 (29.41%) SDET
7 13 (25.49%) Load Testing
8 12 (23.53%) Integration Testing
9 11 (21.57%) Functional Testing
9 11 (21.57%) Software Engineering
10 10 (19.61%) Non-Functional Testing
11 9 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (17.65%) DevOps
11 9 (17.65%) Open Source
11 9 (17.65%) Regression Testing
12 7 (13.73%) IT Strategy
12 7 (13.73%) Test Strategy
13 6 (11.76%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (74.51%) Java
2 17 (33.33%) C#
2 17 (33.33%) Python
3 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
4 11 (21.57%) Ruby
5 6 (11.76%) PHP
5 6 (11.76%) XPath
6 5 (9.80%) Java 8
6 5 (9.80%) SQL
7 4 (7.84%) Groovy
8 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Degree
1 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (35.29%) QA
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) Docker
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (19.61%) Kubernetes
2 5 (9.80%) Puppet
3 2 (3.92%) Ansible
4 1 (1.96%) Rundeck
4 1 (1.96%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) Apple
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.96%) Google
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.96%) Splunk