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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 223 166 168
Rank change year-on-year -57 +2 +25
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 32 38 38
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.57% 0.97% 0.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.39% 4.80% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 28
10th Percentile £51,000 £33,625 £39,475
25th Percentile £55,000 £39,313 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £50,000 £53,750
Median % change year-on-year +35.00% -6.98% +19.44%
75th Percentile £100,000 £56,563 £60,000
90th Percentile - £66,750 £71,875
North West median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% +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 Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 944 791 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 16.68% 20.12% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 558 690 665
10th Percentile £35,950 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £67,450
North West median annual salary £54,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.34% -3.00% +10.80%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Manchester

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cucumber in Manchester.

Salary trend for Cucumber in Manchester

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cucumber in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 27 (84.38%) Test Automation
2 21 (65.63%) Selenium
2 21 (65.63%) Agile
3 20 (62.50%) Java
4 18 (56.25%) JIRA
5 15 (46.88%) SQL
6 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
6 13 (40.63%) Maven
6 13 (40.63%) JMeter
6 13 (40.63%) BDD
7 11 (34.38%) QA
7 11 (34.38%) JSON
7 11 (34.38%) Bugzilla
7 11 (34.38%) Scrum
7 11 (34.38%) Web Services
7 11 (34.38%) Postman
8 10 (31.25%) Python
8 10 (31.25%) DevOps
9 9 (28.13%) GitHub
9 9 (28.13%) Gradle
9 9 (28.13%) SoapUI
9 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
9 9 (28.13%) TDD
10 8 (25.00%) JUnit
10 8 (25.00%) HP
10 8 (25.00%) REST Assured
10 8 (25.00%) Defect Management
10 8 (25.00%) API Testing
11 7 (21.88%) Social Skills
11 7 (21.88%) HTTP

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (18.75%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (15.63%) Jetty
3 4 (12.50%) Confluence
4 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.13%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) GitHub
2 6 (18.75%) Amplience
2 6 (18.75%) AWS
3 5 (15.63%) Azure
4 3 (9.38%) BlazeMeter
5 2 (6.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) NoSQL
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (65.63%) Selenium
2 18 (56.25%) JIRA
3 13 (40.63%) JMeter
3 13 (40.63%) Maven
4 11 (34.38%) Bugzilla
4 11 (34.38%) Postman
5 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
5 9 (28.13%) Gradle
5 9 (28.13%) SoapUI
6 8 (25.00%) JUnit
6 8 (25.00%) REST Assured
7 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
8 6 (18.75%) Redmine
9 5 (15.63%) Ant
9 5 (15.63%) Apache Ivy
9 5 (15.63%) Bitbucket
9 5 (15.63%) Concordion
9 5 (15.63%) Mockito
10 4 (12.50%) Subversion
11 3 (9.38%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (21.88%) Social Skills
2 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Retail
3 5 (15.63%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 3 (9.38%) Financial Institution
5 2 (6.25%) Legal
6 1 (3.13%) Games
6 1 (3.13%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) QA Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Tester
3 7 (21.88%) Automation Tester
3 7 (21.88%) Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Java Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior QA Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Automation Test Lead
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Test Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Test Leader
7 2 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) QA Automation Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Automation Tester
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Tester
7 2 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Developer in Test
8 1 (3.13%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) JSON
1 11 (34.38%) Web Services
2 7 (21.88%) RESTful
3 6 (18.75%) Gherkin
3 6 (18.75%) XML
4 5 (15.63%) FIX Protocol
4 5 (15.63%) JAX-RS
4 5 (15.63%) JDBC
4 5 (15.63%) JMS
4 5 (15.63%) JPA
4 5 (15.63%) REST
4 5 (15.63%) SOAP
4 5 (15.63%) Swagger
5 3 (9.38%) .NET
5 3 (9.38%) Middleware
6 2 (6.25%) Hibernate
6 2 (6.25%) Spring
7 1 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (3.13%) HTML
7 1 (3.13%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 5 (15.63%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (9.38%) Blockchain
3 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.13%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.13%) Learning Management System
3 1 (3.13%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
1 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (84.38%) Test Automation
2 21 (65.63%) Agile
3 13 (40.63%) BDD
4 11 (34.38%) Scrum
5 10 (31.25%) DevOps
6 9 (28.13%) TDD
7 8 (25.00%) API Testing
7 8 (25.00%) Defect Management
8 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (21.88%) Kanban
8 7 (21.88%) Software Testing
9 6 (18.75%) Analytics
10 5 (15.63%) API Design
10 5 (15.63%) Full Stack Development
10 5 (15.63%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (15.63%) Portfolio Management
10 5 (15.63%) Test Strategy
10 5 (15.63%) Thought Leadership
10 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
11 4 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) Java
2 15 (46.88%) SQL
3 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
4 10 (31.25%) Python
5 6 (18.75%) C#
5 6 (18.75%) Ruby
5 6 (18.75%) TypeScript
6 3 (9.38%) C
6 3 (9.38%) VBScript
7 2 (6.25%) Groovy
8 1 (3.13%) Scala
8 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
1 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) ISEB
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (34.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) HP ALM
2 3 (9.38%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (9.38%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.13%) Packer
3 1 (3.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) HP
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft