Period
to 21 July 2019

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 21 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England > North East
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 100 108 88
Rank change year-on-year +8 -20 +29
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 9 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.72% 1.13% 1.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.09% 5.18% 9.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 21
North East median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £34,700 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 220 367 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 17.57% 21.86% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 173 304 177
North East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +28.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £53,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 21 July 2019.

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 21 July 2019. 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 +8 9 £42,500 +1.19% 2
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, 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 8 (88.89%) Selenium
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 6 (66.67%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
4 4 (44.44%) WebDriver
4 4 (44.44%) BDD
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) XML
5 3 (33.33%) Python
5 3 (33.33%) JSON
5 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (33.33%) JMeter
5 3 (33.33%) Scala
5 3 (33.33%) SDET
5 3 (33.33%) DBS Check
5 3 (33.33%) Gatling
5 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 2 (22.22%) Microservices
6 2 (22.22%) Appium
6 2 (22.22%) Robot Framework
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
6 2 (22.22%) SpecFlow
6 2 (22.22%) Gherkin
7 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 4 (44.44%) WebDriver
4 3 (33.33%) Gatling
4 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 3 (33.33%) JMeter
5 2 (22.22%) Appium
5 2 (22.22%) Robot Framework
5 2 (22.22%) SpecFlow
5 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
6 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
6 1 (11.11%) JIRA
6 1 (11.11%) Protractor
6 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio Coded UI
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Test Automation Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Test Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Automation Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Java Automation Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Web Automation Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Web Tester
2 3 (33.33%) XML Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) JSON
2 3 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) Gherkin
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Mindset
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) BDD
4 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 3 (33.33%) SDET
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Microservices
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) Acceptance Criteria
6 1 (11.11%) Bug Management
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Guidewire