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

Cucumber
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 148 201
Rank change year-on-year -10 +53 -13
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 41 48 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.04% 1.26% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.59% 6.84% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 42 48 18
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £27,875 £30,000 £33,600
90th Percentile £65,875 £67,500 £65,250
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% -

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 540 702 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.75% 18.39% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 411 597 590
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
10th Percentile £30,250 £27,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 37 (90.24%) Test Automation
2 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (60.98%) Selenium
4 23 (56.10%) Java
5 21 (51.22%) C#
5 21 (51.22%) WebDriver
6 20 (48.78%) Scrum
7 18 (43.90%) Visual Studio
7 18 (43.90%) Waterfall
7 18 (43.90%) BDD
8 17 (41.46%) SpecFlow
8 17 (41.46%) Python
8 17 (41.46%) TDD
8 17 (41.46%) SDET
9 16 (39.02%) Fintech
9 16 (39.02%) QA
9 16 (39.02%) Load Testing
10 15 (36.59%) Ruby
11 12 (29.27%) Jenkins
12 10 (24.39%) Test Scripting
12 10 (24.39%) Linux
13 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
13 9 (21.95%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (19.51%) SQL
15 7 (17.07%) Project Management
15 7 (17.07%) Manual Testing
15 7 (17.07%) Acceptance Criteria
16 6 (14.63%) Mobile App
16 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
16 6 (14.63%) TeamCity

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 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.88%) Confluence
2 2 (4.88%) JBoss
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) BrowserStack
2 1 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) MySQL
2 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
2 4 (9.76%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.44%) Hazelcast
4 1 (2.44%) HBase
Development Applications
1 25 (60.98%) Selenium
2 21 (51.22%) WebDriver
3 18 (43.90%) Visual Studio
4 17 (41.46%) SpecFlow
5 12 (29.27%) Jenkins
6 6 (14.63%) TeamCity
7 4 (9.76%) Maven
7 4 (9.76%) SoapUI
7 4 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
8 3 (7.32%) JBehave
8 3 (7.32%) JIRA
8 3 (7.32%) JMeter
8 3 (7.32%) JUnit
8 3 (7.32%) TestNG
9 2 (4.88%) Bitbucket
9 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
9 2 (4.88%) IntelliJ
9 2 (4.88%) LoadUI
9 2 (4.88%) Subversion
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Advertising
2 3 (7.32%) Marketing
3 2 (4.88%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Tester
2 18 (43.90%) Automation Tester
3 12 (29.27%) Senior Automation Tester
3 12 (29.27%) Senior Tester
4 7 (17.07%) Senior Technical Tester
4 7 (17.07%) Technical Tester
5 4 (9.76%) Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Automation Test Lead
5 4 (9.76%) Test Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Test Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Test Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Test Leader
7 2 (4.88%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Java Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) Gherkin
1 4 (9.76%) Spring
2 3 (7.32%) Spring MVC
3 2 (4.88%) CSS
3 2 (4.88%) RESTful
3 2 (4.88%) Web Services
4 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.44%) HTML
4 1 (2.44%) HTML5
4 1 (2.44%) JMS
4 1 (2.44%) LESS
4 1 (2.44%) Sass
4 1 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Fintech
2 6 (14.63%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.32%) Social Media
4 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.44%) Blog
5 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.44%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Unix
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (90.24%) Test Automation
2 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (48.78%) Scrum
4 18 (43.90%) BDD
4 18 (43.90%) Waterfall
5 17 (41.46%) SDET
5 17 (41.46%) TDD
6 16 (39.02%) Load Testing
7 10 (24.39%) Test Scripting
8 9 (21.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (17.07%) Acceptance Criteria
9 7 (17.07%) Manual Testing
9 7 (17.07%) Project Management
10 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (14.63%) Software Testing
11 5 (12.20%) Performance Testing
12 4 (9.76%) Continuous Deployment
12 4 (9.76%) DevOps
12 4 (9.76%) Exploratory Testing
13 3 (7.32%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 23 (56.10%) Java
2 21 (51.22%) C#
3 17 (41.46%) Python
4 15 (36.59%) Ruby
5 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
6 8 (19.51%) SQL
7 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
8 4 (9.76%) Java 8
9 2 (4.88%) Perl
10 1 (2.44%) PHP
10 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) ISTQB
2 3 (7.32%) Degree
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (39.02%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (2.44%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.44%) HP
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle
2 1 (2.44%) Splunk