Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 66 81
Rank change year-on-year +4 +15 -13
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 3 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.48% 1.46% 0.64%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.11% 7.80% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 6
Liverpool median annual salary £32,500 £36,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.34% -3.33% +38.89%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £39,750 £48,750 £39,375
Merseyside median annual salary £32,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year -10.34% -3.33% +41.51%

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 Liverpool with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 73 141 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 11.59% 18.77% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 61 122 126
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £37,750 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.96% -1.95% +6.94%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £62,500 £58,125
Merseyside median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year - -2.60% +25.20%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Liverpool

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Gherkin
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) API Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) APACS
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) Liferay
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) JMeter
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Gherkin
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) API Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft