Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 80 149
Rank change year-on-year -1 +69 +98
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 152 183 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.07% 3.45% 1.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.44% 15.50% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 138 179 136
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +15.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,350 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £53,125
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +15.00% +14.29%

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 Leeds with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,131 1,181 1,492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 22.81% 22.25% 22.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,011 1,054 1,189
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25% -

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Leeds

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in Leeds

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Leeds over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 134 (88.16%) Test Automation
2 119 (78.29%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (77.63%) Selenium
4 93 (61.18%) Java
5 83 (54.61%) C#
6 81 (53.29%) BDD
7 70 (46.05%) TDD
8 53 (34.87%) Jenkins
9 51 (33.55%) SpecFlow
10 50 (32.89%) WebDriver
11 43 (28.29%) Test Scripting
12 39 (25.66%) Gherkin
13 37 (24.34%) Python
14 31 (20.39%) Finance
15 29 (19.08%) Mentoring
16 28 (18.42%) Retail
16 28 (18.42%) Software Engineering
17 26 (17.11%) Configuration Management
17 26 (17.11%) GitHub
18 25 (16.45%) SQL
18 25 (16.45%) Continuous Integration
19 24 (15.79%) SoapUI
20 23 (15.13%) Performance Testing
20 23 (15.13%) Ruby
21 22 (14.47%) Scrum
21 22 (14.47%) XML
21 22 (14.47%) Git (software)
21 22 (14.47%) SDET
22 21 (13.82%) Team Foundation Server
22 21 (13.82%) SOAP

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (1.97%) JBoss
1 3 (1.97%) Jetty
1 3 (1.97%) Tomcat
1 3 (1.97%) Tornado
1 3 (1.97%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.66%) Confluence
2 1 (0.66%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 26 (17.11%) GitHub
2 6 (3.95%) G Suite
2 6 (3.95%) Office 365
3 5 (3.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.29%) Slack
4 3 (1.97%) SaaS
5 1 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.97%) AMQP
2 1 (0.66%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (6.58%) Big Data
2 10 (6.58%) MySQL
3 8 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.29%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.63%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.97%) Couchbase
6 3 (1.97%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.97%) Redis
6 3 (1.97%) Riak
7 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 118 (77.63%) Selenium
2 53 (34.87%) Jenkins
3 51 (33.55%) SpecFlow
4 50 (32.89%) WebDriver
5 24 (15.79%) SoapUI
6 22 (14.47%) Git (software)
7 21 (13.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (12.50%) FitNesse
9 16 (10.53%) Ranorex
10 14 (9.21%) Appium
10 14 (9.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 14 (9.21%) Buildbot
11 12 (7.89%) JIRA
12 10 (6.58%) tSQLt
13 9 (5.92%) JMeter
14 7 (4.61%) Gatling
15 6 (3.95%) NeoLoad
15 6 (3.95%) WATIR
15 6 (3.95%) WebLOAD
16 5 (3.29%) Maven
General
1 31 (20.39%) Finance
2 28 (18.42%) Retail
3 12 (7.89%) Marketing
4 10 (6.58%) Legal
5 9 (5.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 65 (42.76%) Tester
2 61 (40.13%) Automation Tester
3 41 (26.97%) Developer
4 28 (18.42%) Developer in Test
5 25 (16.45%) Java Developer
6 23 (15.13%) Test Engineer
7 20 (13.16%) Senior Tester
8 18 (11.84%) Consultant
8 18 (11.84%) Software Developer
8 18 (11.84%) Test Consultant
9 17 (11.18%) Test Automation Consultant
10 16 (10.53%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 16 (10.53%) Selenium Tester
10 16 (10.53%) Senior Automation Tester
10 16 (10.53%) Senior Developer
11 15 (9.87%) Automation Test Lead
12 12 (7.89%) Java Developer in Test
12 12 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
12 12 (7.89%) Test Leader
13 11 (7.24%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (25.66%) Gherkin
2 22 (14.47%) XML
3 21 (13.82%) SOAP
4 16 (10.53%) Web Services
5 15 (9.87%) WSDL
5 15 (9.87%) XSD
6 14 (9.21%) Spring
7 13 (8.55%) AngularJS
7 13 (8.55%) Hibernate
7 13 (8.55%) Spring Boot
8 10 (6.58%) JPA
9 9 (5.92%) Spring Security
10 5 (3.29%) React
11 4 (2.63%) .NET
11 4 (2.63%) JSON
12 3 (1.97%) ActiveMQ
12 3 (1.97%) Apache Camel
12 3 (1.97%) JMS
12 3 (1.97%) Node.js
12 3 (1.97%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.61%) Social Media
2 3 (1.97%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.66%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.66%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.66%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.61%) Android
1 7 (4.61%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.66%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (88.16%) Test Automation
2 119 (78.29%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (53.29%) BDD
4 70 (46.05%) TDD
5 43 (28.29%) Test Scripting
6 29 (19.08%) Mentoring
7 28 (18.42%) Software Engineering
8 26 (17.11%) Configuration Management
9 25 (16.45%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (15.13%) Performance Testing
11 22 (14.47%) Scrum
11 22 (14.47%) SDET
12 21 (13.82%) Software Testing
13 20 (13.16%) Open Source
14 19 (12.50%) DSDM
14 19 (12.50%) Kanban
15 17 (11.18%) System Integration Testing
16 15 (9.87%) SDLC
17 14 (9.21%) Exploratory Testing
18 13 (8.55%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 93 (61.18%) Java
2 83 (54.61%) C#
3 37 (24.34%) Python
4 25 (16.45%) SQL
5 23 (15.13%) Ruby
6 15 (9.87%) PHP
7 14 (9.21%) C
7 14 (9.21%) C++
7 14 (9.21%) Scala
8 10 (6.58%) T-SQL
9 8 (5.26%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.97%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.66%) Go
11 1 (0.66%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (6.58%) SC Cleared
1 10 (6.58%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.29%) ISEB
3 2 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.32%) Degree
4 1 (0.66%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.24%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.63%) Docker
2 1 (0.66%) KVM
2 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.63%) Ansible
1 4 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.63%) Puppet
2 2 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.66%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (13.82%) Google
2 10 (6.58%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.58%) Twitter
3 4 (2.63%) Oracle
4 2 (1.32%) HP
5 1 (0.66%) VMware