The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for Cucumber skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 53 70
Rank change year-on-year -6 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 1 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.23% 1.32% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.69% 6.90% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Median salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.44% +3.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

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

Development Application Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 59 87 84
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 13.29% 19.08% 14.38%
Number of salaries quoted 66 151 135
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £42,500 £50,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.40%  

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Lancashire

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in Lancashire

Cucumber
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Blackburn -3 1 £35,000 -6.66%
Cucumber
North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 1 (50.00%) SDET
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) QA Automation
2 1 (50.00%) SDET
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Lancaster, Lancashire
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