Period
to 23 June 2018

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

Cucumber
England > North East
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 89 116
Rank change year-on-year -14 +27 -1
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 19 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.12% 1.42% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.41% 7.59% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 0
North East median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 the North East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 351 224 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 20.77% 18.70% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 297 206 193
North East median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £22,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £45,625 £51,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Cucumber as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in the North East

Cucumber
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in the North East

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in the North East over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in the North East

Cucumber
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the North East region over the 6 months to 23 June 2018. 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
Tyne and Wear -14 18 £42,000 +5.00% 1
Teesside - 1 £35,000 -
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 North East region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (94.74%) Selenium
1 18 (94.74%) Test Automation
2 17 (89.47%) Ruby
3 15 (78.95%) QA
4 13 (68.42%) Test Management
4 13 (68.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (63.16%) Software Testing
6 11 (57.89%) SQL
6 11 (57.89%) Test Strategy
7 10 (52.63%) Test Scripting
8 9 (47.37%) Waterfall
8 9 (47.37%) Project Planning
8 9 (47.37%) ISEB
8 9 (47.37%) ISEB Practitioner
8 9 (47.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (42.11%) TDD
9 8 (42.11%) BDD
10 6 (31.58%) Java
10 6 (31.58%) WebDriver
11 5 (26.32%) SoapUI
12 4 (21.05%) MSTest
12 4 (21.05%) Non-Functional Testing
12 4 (21.05%) Ranorex
12 4 (21.05%) Robot Framework
12 4 (21.05%) Software Delivery
12 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
12 4 (21.05%) SOAP
12 4 (21.05%) Web Services
12 4 (21.05%) LoadRunner

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (5.26%) Apache ServiceMix
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 18 (94.74%) Selenium
2 13 (68.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (31.58%) WebDriver
4 5 (26.32%) SoapUI
5 4 (21.05%) JMeter
5 4 (21.05%) LoadRunner
5 4 (21.05%) MSTest
5 4 (21.05%) Ranorex
5 4 (21.05%) Robot Framework
6 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
6 2 (10.53%) JUnit
6 2 (10.53%) SpecFlow
7 1 (5.26%) Maven
7 1 (5.26%) RSpec
General
1 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Analyst
1 13 (68.42%) Test Analyst
2 12 (63.16%) QA Analyst
2 12 (63.16%) QA Test Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Test Leader
4 3 (15.79%) Lead Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Lead Tester
4 3 (15.79%) QA Leader
4 3 (15.79%) QA Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Software Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Software QA Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Software Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Software Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Tester
5 2 (10.53%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) QA Automation Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) QA Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) SOAP
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
2 3 (15.79%) RESTful
3 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
3 2 (10.53%) Gherkin
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Camel
4 1 (5.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (94.74%) Test Automation
2 13 (68.42%) Test Management
3 12 (63.16%) Software Testing
4 11 (57.89%) Test Strategy
5 10 (52.63%) Test Scripting
6 9 (47.37%) Project Planning
6 9 (47.37%) Waterfall
7 8 (42.11%) BDD
7 8 (42.11%) TDD
8 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Multithreading
8 4 (21.05%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Regression Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Software Delivery
9 3 (15.79%) User Stories
10 2 (10.53%) Analytics
10 2 (10.53%) Customer Analytics
10 2 (10.53%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) Ruby
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) C#
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) Scala
5 1 (5.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) ISEB
1 9 (47.37%) ISEB Practitioner
1 9 (47.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (15.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (78.95%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Capita
1 1 (5.26%) Red Hat