Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 - 51
Rank change year-on-year - +51 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 13 0 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 3.56% - 3.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.50% - 15.46%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 7
Chester median annual salary £40,000 - £45,000
10th Percentile £37,625 - £39,000
90th Percentile £45,875 - £61,000
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.23% -13.89% +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 Chester with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 104 50 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 28.49% 17.99% 20.12%
Number of salaries quoted 94 45 76
Chester median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,375 £26,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £48,250 £60,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +7.14%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Chester

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in Chester

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Chester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Chester region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) Selenium
3 11 (84.62%) Test Automation
3 11 (84.62%) WebDriver
4 10 (76.92%) SQL
4 10 (76.92%) SOAP
4 10 (76.92%) SoapUI
5 9 (69.23%) QA
5 9 (69.23%) Process Improvement
5 9 (69.23%) SpecFlow
5 9 (69.23%) Gherkin
5 9 (69.23%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
6 2 (15.38%) Spring
6 2 (15.38%) JUnit
6 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (15.38%) PHP
7 1 (7.69%) C#
7 1 (7.69%) HTML
7 1 (7.69%) JDBC
7 1 (7.69%) JSP
7 1 (7.69%) MVC
7 1 (7.69%) Linux
7 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
7 1 (7.69%) Python
7 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
7 1 (7.69%) Maven
7 1 (7.69%) Ruby
7 1 (7.69%) JIRA

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 (7.69%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Selenium
2 11 (84.62%) WebDriver
3 10 (76.92%) SoapUI
4 9 (69.23%) SpecFlow
5 2 (15.38%) JUnit
6 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
6 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
6 1 (7.69%) Jasmine
6 1 (7.69%) JIRA
6 1 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (7.69%) Maven
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Automation Tester
1 8 (61.54%) Lead Tester
1 8 (61.54%) Senior Automation Tester
1 8 (61.54%) Senior Tester
1 8 (61.54%) Tester
2 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) SOAP
2 9 (69.23%) Gherkin
3 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 2 (15.38%) Spring
4 1 (7.69%) Behat
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) JDBC
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) JSP
4 1 (7.69%) Node.js
4 1 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Test Automation
3 9 (69.23%) Process Improvement
3 9 (69.23%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) BDD
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) QA