Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 131 184
Rank change year-on-year -17 +53 +5
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 42 66 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.15% 1.73% 0.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.38% 8.84% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 32 64 40
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £47,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.02% +13.94% +3.13%
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,250 £36,325
90th Percentile £66,250 £69,625 £67,625
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% +10.59% -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 501 747 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.69% 19.59% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 409 627 616
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +15.38% -2.50%
10th Percentile £27,900 £27,500 £21,970
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,300 £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 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (78.57%) Java
3 32 (76.19%) Test Automation
4 29 (69.05%) Selenium
5 21 (50.00%) C#
5 21 (50.00%) Python
5 21 (50.00%) TDD
6 20 (47.62%) Scrum
6 20 (47.62%) BDD
7 19 (45.24%) WebDriver
8 18 (42.86%) Waterfall
8 18 (42.86%) SDET
9 17 (40.48%) Visual Studio
10 16 (38.10%) Ruby
10 16 (38.10%) SpecFlow
11 15 (35.71%) Jenkins
11 15 (35.71%) Fintech
11 15 (35.71%) Load Testing
12 14 (33.33%) QA
13 12 (28.57%) JIRA
13 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
14 11 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (21.43%) JUnit
15 9 (21.43%) CSS
16 7 (16.67%) Spring
16 7 (16.67%) Confluence
16 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
16 7 (16.67%) Kubernetes
16 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
16 7 (16.67%) DevOps

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 7 (16.67%) Confluence
2 2 (4.76%) Drupal
3 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Mingle
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) GitHub
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.38%) BrowserStack
2 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.38%) IaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) PaaS
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) SSL
2 1 (2.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) MongoDB
1 5 (11.90%) MySQL
1 5 (11.90%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.38%) Hazelcast
3 1 (2.38%) HBase
Development Applications
1 29 (69.05%) Selenium
2 19 (45.24%) WebDriver
3 17 (40.48%) Visual Studio
4 16 (38.10%) SpecFlow
5 15 (35.71%) Jenkins
6 12 (28.57%) JIRA
7 9 (21.43%) JUnit
8 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 6 (14.29%) FitNesse
9 6 (14.29%) TestNG
10 5 (11.90%) TeamCity
11 4 (9.52%) JBehave
11 4 (9.52%) Mockito
11 4 (9.52%) SoapUI
12 3 (7.14%) CircleCI
12 3 (7.14%) IntelliJ
12 3 (7.14%) JMeter
12 3 (7.14%) PHPUnit
12 3 (7.14%) SonarQube
13 2 (4.76%) Protractor
General
1 3 (7.14%) Advertising
1 3 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Developer
1 9 (21.43%) Tester
2 7 (16.67%) Senior Tester
3 6 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Automation Tester
4 5 (11.90%) Senior Automation Tester
4 5 (11.90%) Senior Technical Tester
4 5 (11.90%) Technical Tester
5 4 (9.52%) Automation Test Lead
5 4 (9.52%) Test Automation Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Test Leader
5 4 (9.52%) Test Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Android Developer
6 3 (7.14%) QA Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Software Tester
7 2 (4.76%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) CSS
2 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 7 (16.67%) Spring
3 6 (14.29%) HTML
4 4 (9.52%) HTML5
5 3 (7.14%) Apache Camel
5 3 (7.14%) Backbone.js
5 3 (7.14%) CSS3
5 3 (7.14%) Dropwizard
5 3 (7.14%) GraphQL
5 3 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (7.14%) Node.js
5 3 (7.14%) REST
5 3 (7.14%) Spring MVC
5 3 (7.14%) Symfony
5 3 (7.14%) WireMock
6 2 (4.76%) Grails
6 2 (4.76%) LAMP
6 2 (4.76%) Play Framework
6 2 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Fintech
2 3 (7.14%) Algorithms
2 3 (7.14%) Data Structures
2 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.14%) Social Media
3 2 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.76%) NHS
4 1 (2.38%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Android
1 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Unix
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (76.19%) Test Automation
3 21 (50.00%) TDD
4 20 (47.62%) BDD
4 20 (47.62%) Scrum
5 18 (42.86%) SDET
5 18 (42.86%) Waterfall
6 15 (35.71%) Load Testing
7 11 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (16.67%) DevOps
9 6 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (14.29%) Open Source
10 5 (11.90%) Integration Testing
10 5 (11.90%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
11 4 (9.52%) Continuous Deployment
11 4 (9.52%) Functional Testing
11 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
11 4 (9.52%) Test Strategy
12 3 (7.14%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 33 (78.57%) Java
2 21 (50.00%) C#
2 21 (50.00%) Python
3 16 (38.10%) Ruby
4 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.90%) Java 8
5 5 (11.90%) PHP
5 5 (11.90%) SQL
5 5 (11.90%) XPath
6 2 (4.76%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) Kubernetes
2 3 (7.14%) Puppet
3 1 (2.38%) Ansible
3 1 (2.38%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (2.38%) Kibana
3 1 (2.38%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Apple
1 3 (7.14%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.38%) Google
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) Splunk