Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 95 70
Rank change year-on-year +12 -25 +5
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 4 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.40% 1.00% 1.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.04% 5.53% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 4
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +41.51% -37.65%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,325 £25,150
90th Percentile £47,500 £38,875 £28,525
North West median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +6.67%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 196 235 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 19.84% 18.15% 13.63%
Number of salaries quoted 161 192 86
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £24,375
90th Percentile £61,250 £47,500 £46,875
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Merseyside

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in Merseyside

Cucumber
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +20 4 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Cucumber
North West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Back Office
3 2 (50.00%) JMeter
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (50.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Kafka
4 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (25.00%) Linux

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) JMeter
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Dropwizard
2 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Kafka
2 1 (25.00%) React
2 1 (25.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Open Source
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible