Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England > North East
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 88 103
Rank change year-on-year +14 +15 +11
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 40 30 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.88% 1.98% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.54% 12.93% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 35 34 2
North East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,731
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +11.95% +9.94%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £30,649
90th Percentile £49,750 £67,500 £39,748
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 319 232 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 22.97% 15.28% 19.01%
Number of salaries quoted 272 202 208
North East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £28,825 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £64,063 £48,562
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 19 December 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 19 December 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 0 39 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 40 (100.00%) Selenium
2 30 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (60.00%) TDD
3 24 (60.00%) Scrum
4 23 (57.50%) Java
4 23 (57.50%) Test Automation
4 23 (57.50%) BDD
5 19 (47.50%) Web Services
6 18 (45.00%) JIRA
7 17 (42.50%) Gherkin
8 15 (37.50%) REST
8 15 (37.50%) Jenkins
8 15 (37.50%) Docker
8 15 (37.50%) Microservices
8 15 (37.50%) QA
8 15 (37.50%) JSON
8 15 (37.50%) Spring
8 15 (37.50%) Hibernate
8 15 (37.50%) Git (software)
9 14 (35.00%) Confluence
10 13 (32.50%) Bitbucket
10 13 (32.50%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (32.50%) JPA
10 13 (32.50%) Maven
10 13 (32.50%) Spring MVC
10 13 (32.50%) Web Development
10 13 (32.50%) Subversion
10 13 (32.50%) MVC
10 13 (32.50%) JUnit
10 13 (32.50%) CSS

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 14 (35.00%) Confluence
2 11 (27.50%) Apache Solr
3 2 (5.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) DigitalOcean
Development Applications
1 40 (100.00%) Selenium
2 18 (45.00%) JIRA
3 15 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 15 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 13 (32.50%) Bitbucket
4 13 (32.50%) JUnit
4 13 (32.50%) Maven
4 13 (32.50%) Subversion
5 12 (30.00%) Gatling
5 12 (30.00%) JMeter
6 11 (27.50%) GitLab
6 11 (27.50%) Gradle
7 10 (25.00%) LoadRunner
8 3 (7.50%) WebDriver
9 1 (2.50%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
9 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (7.50%) Automotive
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Developer
2 17 (42.50%) Java Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Analyst
3 11 (27.50%) Test Analyst
4 10 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 10 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 10 (25.00%) Test Engineer
4 10 (25.00%) Tester
5 8 (20.00%) Agile Developer
5 8 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 7 (17.50%) Developer in Test
7 6 (15.00%) Automation Tester
8 5 (12.50%) Test Automation Developer
9 3 (7.50%) QA Tester
10 2 (5.00%) Architect
10 2 (5.00%) AWS Architect
10 2 (5.00%) Azure Architect
10 2 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
10 2 (5.00%) DevOps Architect
10 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (47.50%) Web Services
2 17 (42.50%) Gherkin
3 15 (37.50%) Hibernate
3 15 (37.50%) JSON
3 15 (37.50%) REST
3 15 (37.50%) Spring
4 13 (32.50%) CSS
4 13 (32.50%) HTML
4 13 (32.50%) JPA
4 13 (32.50%) SOAP
4 13 (32.50%) Spring MVC
5 11 (27.50%) HTML5
5 11 (27.50%) jQuery
5 11 (27.50%) Spring Boot
6 8 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (7.50%) Node.js
8 2 (5.00%) Apache Flex
8 2 (5.00%) XML
9 1 (2.50%) .NET
9 1 (2.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
1 1 (2.50%) Podcast
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (60.00%) Scrum
2 24 (60.00%) TDD
3 23 (57.50%) BDD
3 23 (57.50%) Test Automation
4 15 (37.50%) Microservices
5 13 (32.50%) MVC
5 13 (32.50%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (32.50%) Web Development
6 12 (30.00%) Exploratory Testing
7 11 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (27.50%) Dependency Injection
7 11 (27.50%) Enterprise Search
8 10 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
9 6 (15.00%) OO
10 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
10 3 (7.50%) Performance Testing
10 3 (7.50%) Regression Testing
10 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
11 2 (5.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) Java
2 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.00%) C#
3 6 (15.00%) Java 8
4 5 (12.50%) Python
5 2 (5.00%) Java 9
6 1 (2.50%) Groovy
6 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 15 (37.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Ansible
1 2 (5.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (5.00%) Terraform
2 1 (2.50%) Consul
2 1 (2.50%) Packer
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Google
3 1 (2.50%) Atlassian