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

Cucumber
England / North East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 - 87
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 10 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.75% - 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.71% - 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 2
Median salary £35,000 - £30,000
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 the North East with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 103 119 199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 18.04% 15.03% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 94 111 157
Median salary £37,500 £37,700 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.53% -5.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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 the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 8 £38,250 - 4
Durham - 2 £34,500 -
Cucumber
England

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 North East region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (82.35%) Selenium
2 14 (82.35%) Test Automation
3 12 (70.59%) WebDriver
4 11 (64.71%) Java
5 10 (58.82%) BDD
6 9 (52.94%) Test Scripting
7 8 (47.06%) TDD
8 6 (35.29%) Ruby
8 6 (35.29%) C#
9 5 (29.41%) Test Strategy
9 5 (29.41%) Gherkin
10 4 (23.53%) ISTQB
10 4 (23.53%) ISEB
10 4 (23.53%) JUnit
11 3 (17.65%) SQL
11 3 (17.65%) QA
11 3 (17.65%) RSpec
11 3 (17.65%) Microservices
11 3 (17.65%) Front End Development
12 2 (11.76%) Gatling
12 2 (11.76%) Selenium IDE
12 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
12 2 (11.76%) User Stories
12 2 (11.76%) System Integration Testing
12 2 (11.76%) Defect Tracking
12 2 (11.76%) SDET
12 2 (11.76%) Scala
12 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (11.76%) WCAG

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:

Development Applications
1 14 (82.35%) Selenium
2 12 (70.59%) WebDriver
3 4 (23.53%) JUnit
4 3 (17.65%) RSpec
5 2 (11.76%) FitNesse
5 2 (11.76%) Gatling
5 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
5 2 (11.76%) JMeter
5 2 (11.76%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (5.88%) HP UFT
6 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
6 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Tester
2 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 8 (47.06%) Test Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Automation Tester
4 4 (23.53%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Java Automation Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Java Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Tester
6 1 (5.88%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) QA Automation Tester
6 1 (5.88%) Software Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Gherkin
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (82.35%) Test Automation
3 10 (58.82%) BDD
4 9 (52.94%) Test Scripting
5 8 (47.06%) TDD
6 5 (29.41%) Test Strategy
7 3 (17.65%) Front End Development
7 3 (17.65%) Microservices
8 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
8 2 (11.76%) Defect Tracking
8 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
8 2 (11.76%) OO
8 2 (11.76%) SDET
8 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
8 2 (11.76%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (11.76%) System Testing
8 2 (11.76%) User Stories
8 2 (11.76%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) C#
2 6 (35.29%) Ruby
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) Python
4 2 (11.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) ISEB
1 4 (23.53%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
2 2 (11.76%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
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