Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 105 184
Rank change year-on-year +19 +79 +37
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 147 141 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.96% 2.58% 1.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.23% 12.65% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 135 124 64
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,525 £35,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -

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 1033 1115 1285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 20.81% 20.44% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 888 987 1001
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,000 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 138 (93.88%) Test Automation
2 127 (86.39%) Selenium
3 126 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
4 99 (67.35%) Java
5 87 (59.18%) C#
6 86 (58.50%) BDD
7 70 (47.62%) Jenkins
8 68 (46.26%) TDD
9 55 (37.41%) SpecFlow
10 52 (35.37%) Test Scripting
11 50 (34.01%) WebDriver
12 45 (30.61%) Gherkin
13 37 (25.17%) Performance Testing
14 36 (24.49%) Python
15 35 (23.81%) GitHub
16 34 (23.13%) SQL
16 34 (23.13%) Configuration Management
17 30 (20.41%) Git (software)
18 29 (19.73%) Web Services
19 28 (19.05%) XML
19 28 (19.05%) SOAP
19 28 (19.05%) FitNesse
20 26 (17.69%) System Integration Testing
20 26 (17.69%) SDLC
21 23 (15.65%) Continuous Integration
22 22 (14.97%) Team Foundation Server
22 22 (14.97%) Google
22 22 (14.97%) Scrum
23 21 (14.29%) Ruby
23 21 (14.29%) Open Source

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 9 (6.12%) JBoss
1 9 (6.12%) Jetty
1 9 (6.12%) Tomcat
1 9 (6.12%) WebLogic
2 8 (5.44%) Tornado
3 2 (1.36%) Confluence
4 1 (0.68%) Apache
4 1 (0.68%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.68%) Mule ESB
4 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 35 (23.81%) GitHub
2 11 (7.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (7.48%) SaaS
3 9 (6.12%) G Suite
3 9 (6.12%) Office 365
4 7 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (4.76%) Slack
5 5 (3.40%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.68%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.68%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.44%) AMQP
2 3 (2.04%) Internet
3 2 (1.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (8.84%) NoSQL
3 12 (8.16%) MongoDB
4 10 (6.80%) Redis
4 10 (6.80%) SQL Server
5 9 (6.12%) Big Data
5 9 (6.12%) Hadoop
6 8 (5.44%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (5.44%) Couchbase
6 8 (5.44%) Riak
7 3 (2.04%) MySQL
8 2 (1.36%) DB2
8 2 (1.36%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.68%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.68%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 127 (86.39%) Selenium
2 70 (47.62%) Jenkins
3 55 (37.41%) SpecFlow
4 50 (34.01%) WebDriver
5 30 (20.41%) Git (software)
6 28 (19.05%) FitNesse
7 22 (14.97%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (13.61%) SoapUI
9 16 (10.88%) JBehave
9 16 (10.88%) JIRA
9 16 (10.88%) Maven
10 15 (10.20%) JMeter
11 13 (8.84%) Appium
11 13 (8.84%) LoadRunner
12 11 (7.48%) tSQLt
13 10 (6.80%) Ranorex
14 9 (6.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (6.12%) Gatling
14 9 (6.12%) Vagrant
15 8 (5.44%) Buildbot
General
1 20 (13.61%) Finance
2 13 (8.84%) Retail
3 11 (7.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 71 (48.30%) Tester
2 70 (47.62%) Automation Tester
3 28 (19.05%) Senior Tester
4 27 (18.37%) Senior Automation Tester
5 19 (12.93%) Analyst
5 19 (12.93%) Test Analyst
5 19 (12.93%) Test Engineer
6 15 (10.20%) Developer
6 15 (10.20%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 15 (10.20%) Selenium Tester
7 12 (8.16%) Principal Engineer
7 12 (8.16%) Principal Test Engineer
8 10 (6.80%) Developer in Test
9 9 (6.12%) Automation Test Analyst
9 9 (6.12%) Consultant
9 9 (6.12%) Java Engineer
10 8 (5.44%) Software Developer
11 7 (4.76%) Test Automation Consultant
11 7 (4.76%) Test Consultant
12 6 (4.08%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (30.61%) Gherkin
2 29 (19.73%) Web Services
3 28 (19.05%) SOAP
3 28 (19.05%) XML
4 20 (13.61%) WSDL
4 20 (13.61%) XSD
5 13 (8.84%) Spring
6 12 (8.16%) Hibernate
7 11 (7.48%) AngularJS
7 11 (7.48%) REST
8 10 (6.80%) .NET
9 9 (6.12%) Kafka
9 9 (6.12%) Node.js
9 9 (6.12%) Spring Boot
10 8 (5.44%) ActiveMQ
10 8 (5.44%) Apache Camel
10 8 (5.44%) Flask
10 8 (5.44%) JMS
10 8 (5.44%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (2.04%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.40%) Mobile App
2 4 (2.72%) Social Media
3 2 (1.36%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.48%) Android
1 11 (7.48%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (93.88%) Test Automation
2 126 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (58.50%) BDD
4 68 (46.26%) TDD
5 52 (35.37%) Test Scripting
6 37 (25.17%) Performance Testing
7 34 (23.13%) Configuration Management
8 26 (17.69%) SDLC
8 26 (17.69%) System Integration Testing
9 23 (15.65%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (14.97%) Scrum
11 21 (14.29%) Open Source
11 21 (14.29%) Test Strategy
12 19 (12.93%) DSDM
12 19 (12.93%) Kanban
12 19 (12.93%) Mentoring
13 18 (12.24%) Software Engineering
14 15 (10.20%) ATDD
15 13 (8.84%) DevOps
15 13 (8.84%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 99 (67.35%) Java
2 87 (59.18%) C#
3 36 (24.49%) Python
4 34 (23.13%) SQL
5 21 (14.29%) Ruby
6 11 (7.48%) Scala
6 11 (7.48%) T-SQL
7 10 (6.80%) Bash Shell
7 10 (6.80%) PHP
8 9 (6.12%) C
9 8 (5.44%) C++
9 8 (5.44%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.68%) ES6
10 1 (0.68%) Go
Qualifications
1 7 (4.76%) ISEB
1 7 (4.76%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.68%) Degree
2 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.84%) QA
System Software
1 10 (6.80%) Docker
2 1 (0.68%) KVM
2 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (7.48%) Puppet
2 10 (6.80%) Ansible
2 10 (6.80%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.68%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.68%) Mesos
Vendors
1 22 (14.97%) Google
2 13 (8.84%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.80%) Oracle
4 6 (4.08%) HP
5 5 (3.40%) Rackspace
6 4 (2.72%) Twitter
7 3 (2.04%) IBM
8 1 (0.68%) Black Duck
8 1 (0.68%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.68%) SAP
8 1 (0.68%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.68%) Veracode
8 1 (0.68%) VMware
8 1 (0.68%) WSO2