The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for Cucumber skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 64 61
Rank change year-on-year +19 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 9 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.30% 0.49% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.38% 3.23% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 1
Median salary £37,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Cucumber is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 96 62 82
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 24.49% 15.09% 17.94%
Number of salaries quoted 87 55 71
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £30,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £59,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne citing Cucumber as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Newcastle upon Tyne

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Selenium
2 9 (69.23%) Java
2 9 (69.23%) WebDriver
3 8 (61.54%) Automation Testing
3 8 (61.54%) TDD
4 7 (53.85%) Test Scripting
5 6 (46.15%) Ruby
6 5 (38.46%) User Stories
7 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
7 4 (30.77%) BDD
7 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
7 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
7 4 (30.77%) C#
7 4 (30.77%) .NET
8 3 (23.08%) HTML
8 3 (23.08%) Law
8 3 (23.08%) Scrum
8 3 (23.08%) RSpec
8 3 (23.08%) QA
8 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
8 3 (23.08%) LoadRunner
8 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
8 3 (23.08%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
9 2 (15.38%) Microservices
9 2 (15.38%) SDLC
9 2 (15.38%) Defect Tracking
9 2 (15.38%) Gatling
9 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (7.69%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Selenium
1 9 (69.23%) WebDriver
2 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 3 (23.08%) LoadRunner
2 3 (23.08%) RSpec
3 2 (15.38%) Gatling
3 2 (15.38%) JMeter
3 2 (15.38%) JUnit
4 1 (7.69%) FitNesse
4 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.69%) Jasmine
4 1 (7.69%) JBehave
4 1 (7.69%) JIRA
4 1 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (7.69%) Mocha
4 1 (7.69%) QADirector
4 1 (7.69%) QARun
4 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
4 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 3 (23.08%) Law
2 2 (15.38%) Games
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Tester
2 7 (53.85%) Automation Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Java Automation Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Java Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Software Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) QA Automation Tester
5 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) QA Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) Gherkin
3 2 (15.38%) SOAP
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) Ajax
4 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.69%) Backbone.js
4 1 (7.69%) Chai
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) CSS3
4 1 (7.69%) Ember.js
4 1 (7.69%) Express
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) JSON
4 1 (7.69%) MEAN Stack
4 1 (7.69%) Node.js
4 1 (7.69%) React
4 1 (7.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Automation Testing
2 8 (61.54%) TDD
3 7 (53.85%) Test Scripting
4 5 (38.46%) User Stories
5 4 (30.77%) BDD
5 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
5 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
6 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
6 3 (23.08%) Scrum
7 2 (15.38%) Coaching
7 2 (15.38%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Microservices
7 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
7 2 (15.38%) SDLC
7 2 (15.38%) SOA
7 2 (15.38%) Test Planning
7 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) Ruby
3 4 (30.77%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) Scala
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.69%) ES6
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
2 2 (15.38%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) HP
1 2 (15.38%) IBM
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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