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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
England / North East
Rank 66 73 76
Rank change year-on-year +7 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 7 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.10% 0.31% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.83% 1.92% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Median salary £40,000 - £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 - £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £34,500
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 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 120 104 159
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 18.84% 16.17% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 111 82 144
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £30,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £47,218 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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
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 24 March 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 +9 7 £40,000 - 4
Cucumber
England

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 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 North East region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) TDD
3 7 (63.64%) Java
3 7 (63.64%) Selenium
3 7 (63.64%) WebDriver
4 6 (54.55%) Ruby
4 6 (54.55%) Automation Testing
5 5 (45.45%) User Stories
5 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
6 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
6 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
6 4 (36.36%) C#
6 4 (36.36%) .NET
6 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
7 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
7 3 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
7 3 (27.27%) HTML
7 3 (27.27%) LoadRunner
7 3 (27.27%) Law
7 3 (27.27%) Scrum
7 3 (27.27%) QA
7 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
7 3 (27.27%) RSpec
8 2 (18.18%) Scala
8 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
8 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
8 2 (18.18%) Web Testing
8 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
8 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared

Cucumber
Top Related 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 (9.09%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Selenium
1 7 (63.64%) WebDriver
2 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) LoadRunner
2 3 (27.27%) RSpec
3 2 (18.18%) Gatling
3 2 (18.18%) JMeter
3 2 (18.18%) JUnit
4 1 (9.09%) FitNesse
4 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
4 1 (9.09%) JBehave
4 1 (9.09%) JIRA
4 1 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (9.09%) Mocha
4 1 (9.09%) QADirector
4 1 (9.09%) QARun
4 1 (9.09%) SpecFlow
4 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 3 (27.27%) Law
2 2 (18.18%) Games
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Tester
2 6 (54.55%) Automation Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Java Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (18.18%) Software Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Java Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) Gherkin
3 2 (18.18%) SOAP
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) Ajax
4 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
4 1 (9.09%) Chai
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) CSS3
4 1 (9.09%) Ember.js
4 1 (9.09%) Express
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) JSON
4 1 (9.09%) MEAN Stack
4 1 (9.09%) Node.js
4 1 (9.09%) React
4 1 (9.09%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) TDD
3 6 (54.55%) Automation Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
4 5 (45.45%) User Stories
5 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
6 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
6 3 (27.27%) Scrum
7 2 (18.18%) Coaching
7 2 (18.18%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (18.18%) Functional Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
7 2 (18.18%) SDLC
7 2 (18.18%) SOA
7 2 (18.18%) Software Architecture
7 2 (18.18%) Test Planning
7 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) Ruby
3 4 (36.36%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) Scala
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 1 (9.09%) ES6
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
2 2 (18.18%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) HP
1 2 (18.18%) IBM
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago