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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.79% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 10.39% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Median salary £38,250 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

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 77 65 102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 26.83% 12.95% 23.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69 59 71
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

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

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Selenium
2 12 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 10 (66.67%) WebDriver
4 9 (60.00%) Test Scripting
4 9 (60.00%) Java
5 8 (53.33%) TDD
5 8 (53.33%) BDD
6 6 (40.00%) C#
6 6 (40.00%) Ruby
7 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
7 4 (26.67%) ISEB
8 3 (20.00%) SQL
8 3 (20.00%) QA
8 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
8 3 (20.00%) Gherkin
8 3 (20.00%) RSpec
8 3 (20.00%) Microservices
8 3 (20.00%) Front End Development
9 2 (13.33%) Defect Tracking
9 2 (13.33%) SDET
9 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
9 2 (13.33%) User Stories
9 2 (13.33%) Gatling
9 2 (13.33%) Scala
9 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (13.33%) WCAG
9 2 (13.33%) FitNesse
9 2 (13.33%) Web Testing
9 2 (13.33%) System Testing

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:

Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Selenium
2 10 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 3 (20.00%) RSpec
4 2 (13.33%) FitNesse
4 2 (13.33%) Gatling
4 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (13.33%) JMeter
4 2 (13.33%) JUnit
5 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
5 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
5 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (13.33%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Test Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Tester
3 6 (40.00%) Automation Tester
4 4 (26.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Java Automation Tester
5 2 (13.33%) Java Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 2 (13.33%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Tester
6 1 (6.67%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) QA Automation Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Software Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 9 (60.00%) Test Scripting
4 8 (53.33%) BDD
4 8 (53.33%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (20.00%) Microservices
5 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
6 2 (13.33%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (13.33%) SDET
6 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
6 2 (13.33%) System Testing
6 2 (13.33%) User Stories
6 2 (13.33%) Web Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (6.67%) SDLC
7 1 (6.67%) Software Delivery
7 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) Ruby
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) ISEB
1 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
2 2 (13.33%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago