Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 106 160
Rank change year-on-year +14 +54 +68
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 130 134 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.92% 2.70% 1.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.82% 11.81% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 101 123 77
Leeds median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £52,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year -5.26% +15.15% +3.13%

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 1,100 1,135 1,035
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 24.67% 22.86% 17.94%
Number of salaries quoted 937 985 874
Leeds median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £56,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 120 (92.31%) Selenium
2 104 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 94 (72.31%) Java
3 94 (72.31%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (55.38%) C#
5 60 (46.15%) BDD
6 52 (40.00%) TDD
7 41 (31.54%) Software Engineering
8 35 (26.92%) API Testing
8 35 (26.92%) Gherkin
9 32 (24.62%) Scrum
10 29 (22.31%) Software Testing
10 29 (22.31%) SoapUI
10 29 (22.31%) SDET
11 28 (21.54%) Jenkins
11 28 (21.54%) JavaScript
12 26 (20.00%) Mentoring
13 23 (17.69%) Retail
14 22 (16.92%) Finance
14 22 (16.92%) Google
14 22 (16.92%) Marketing
14 22 (16.92%) Amazon AWS
15 19 (14.62%) Python
15 19 (14.62%) HTML
15 19 (14.62%) WebDriver
15 19 (14.62%) Ruby
15 19 (14.62%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (13.85%) Open Source
16 18 (13.85%) Spring
17 17 (13.08%) Microsoft Azure

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 2 (1.54%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 22 (16.92%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (13.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (8.46%) G Suite
3 11 (8.46%) Office 365
3 11 (8.46%) Slack
4 1 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.46%) MySQL
2 9 (6.92%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (6.15%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 120 (92.31%) Selenium
2 29 (22.31%) SoapUI
3 28 (21.54%) Jenkins
4 19 (14.62%) WebDriver
5 17 (13.08%) JIRA
5 17 (13.08%) SpecFlow
6 16 (12.31%) NUnit
7 15 (11.54%) JMeter
8 13 (10.00%) Appium
8 13 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 13 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (8.46%) Buildbot
9 11 (8.46%) Gatling
9 11 (8.46%) Ranorex
10 10 (7.69%) NeoLoad
10 10 (7.69%) WATIR
10 10 (7.69%) WebLOAD
11 6 (4.62%) Git (software)
12 4 (3.08%) LoadRunner
13 3 (2.31%) RSpec
General
1 23 (17.69%) Retail
2 22 (16.92%) Finance
2 22 (16.92%) Marketing
3 4 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 56 (43.08%) Developer
2 46 (35.38%) Developer in Test
3 37 (28.46%) Tester
4 32 (24.62%) Automation Tester
5 26 (20.00%) Software Developer
6 20 (15.38%) Test Engineer
7 19 (14.62%) Test Automation Engineer
8 17 (13.08%) Test Automation Developer
9 15 (11.54%) Java Engineer
9 15 (11.54%) Software Engineer
10 14 (10.77%) Lead Developer
11 12 (9.23%) Analyst
11 12 (9.23%) Test Analyst
12 11 (8.46%) Java Software Engineer
12 11 (8.46%) Software Tester
13 10 (7.69%) Lead Software Developer
14 8 (6.15%) Java Developer
14 8 (6.15%) Senior Java Engineer
14 8 (6.15%) Senior Java Software Engineer
14 8 (6.15%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (26.92%) Gherkin
2 19 (14.62%) HTML
3 18 (13.85%) Spring
4 15 (11.54%) CSS
5 14 (10.77%) AngularJS
5 14 (10.77%) Hibernate
6 13 (10.00%) .NET
7 11 (8.46%) Spring Boot
8 9 (6.92%) ActiveMQ
8 9 (6.92%) Apache Camel
8 9 (6.92%) CSS3
8 9 (6.92%) HTML5
9 8 (6.15%) Node.js
9 8 (6.15%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (6.15%) React
10 6 (4.62%) Jest
10 6 (4.62%) Redux
10 6 (4.62%) Sass
11 5 (3.85%) XML
12 4 (3.08%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.38%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (4.62%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.85%) User Experience
4 1 (0.77%) Life Science
4 1 (0.77%) NHS
4 1 (0.77%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.85%) Linux
2 4 (3.08%) Windows
2 4 (3.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 94 (72.31%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (46.15%) BDD
4 52 (40.00%) TDD
5 41 (31.54%) Software Engineering
6 35 (26.92%) API Testing
7 32 (24.62%) Scrum
8 29 (22.31%) SDET
8 29 (22.31%) Software Testing
9 26 (20.00%) Mentoring
10 19 (14.62%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (13.85%) Open Source
12 17 (13.08%) Mobile Development
13 16 (12.31%) Kanban
14 15 (11.54%) DSDM
14 15 (11.54%) Unit Testing
15 14 (10.77%) E-Commerce
15 14 (10.77%) Functional Testing
15 14 (10.77%) Test Scripting
15 14 (10.77%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 94 (72.31%) Java
2 72 (55.38%) C#
3 28 (21.54%) JavaScript
4 19 (14.62%) Python
4 19 (14.62%) Ruby
5 14 (10.77%) Java 8
6 12 (9.23%) PHP
7 11 (8.46%) C
7 11 (8.46%) C++
7 11 (8.46%) Scala
8 1 (0.77%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (3.08%) Degree
2 3 (2.31%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.31%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.15%) QA
System Software
1 16 (12.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (6.92%) Ansible
2 8 (6.15%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (5.38%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 22 (16.92%) Google
2 11 (8.46%) Oracle
3 8 (6.15%) HP
4 4 (3.08%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.08%) Twitter