The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 - 57
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 7 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.89% - 2.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.46% - 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 11
Median salary £34,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% -  

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 Northampton with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 52 92 94
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 14.02% 16.85% 17.22%
Number of salaries quoted 46 60 85
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.59% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £32,500 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton 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 Northampton

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 38 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (97.37%) Java
3 33 (86.84%) HTML
3 33 (86.84%) CSS
4 32 (84.21%) JUnit
5 31 (81.58%) TDD
5 31 (81.58%) BDD
6 29 (76.32%) J2EE
6 29 (76.32%) Scrum
7 28 (73.68%) MVC
7 28 (73.68%) MySQL
7 28 (73.68%) Web Services
7 28 (73.68%) Spring
7 28 (73.68%) JSON
7 28 (73.68%) Spring MVC
7 28 (73.68%) Git (software)
7 28 (73.68%) MongoDB
7 28 (73.68%) REST
8 26 (68.42%) Continuous Improvement
9 24 (63.16%) HTML5
9 24 (63.16%) hybris
9 24 (63.16%) Gradle
9 24 (63.16%) Artifactory
9 24 (63.16%) Jenkins
9 24 (63.16%) Sonatype Nexus
9 24 (63.16%) ActiveMQ
9 24 (63.16%) Unix
9 24 (63.16%) Linux
9 24 (63.16%) JMS
9 24 (63.16%) JavaScript

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 28 (73.68%) MongoDB
1 28 (73.68%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (84.21%) JUnit
2 28 (73.68%) Git (software)
3 24 (63.16%) Artifactory
3 24 (63.16%) Gradle
3 24 (63.16%) Jenkins
3 24 (63.16%) Sonatype Nexus
4 14 (36.84%) Selenium
5 9 (23.68%) FitNesse
6 4 (10.53%) JMeter
6 4 (10.53%) NUnit
6 4 (10.53%) Ranorex
6 4 (10.53%) SoapUI
6 4 (10.53%) TestNG
6 4 (10.53%) WebDriver
7 3 (7.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 20 (52.63%) Retail
2 8 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Architect
2 16 (42.11%) Technical Architect
3 14 (36.84%) Java Architect
4 10 (26.32%) Developer
5 8 (21.05%) Java Technical Architect
6 7 (18.42%) Software Test Engineer
6 7 (18.42%) Test Engineer
7 6 (15.79%) Software Engineer
8 5 (13.16%) Agile Developer
8 5 (13.16%) Agile Java Developer
8 5 (13.16%) Developer in Test
8 5 (13.16%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 5 (13.16%) Java Developer
8 5 (13.16%) Senior Agile Developer
8 5 (13.16%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 5 (13.16%) Senior Architect
8 5 (13.16%) Senior Developer
8 5 (13.16%) Senior Java Architect
8 5 (13.16%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (13.16%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (86.84%) CSS
1 33 (86.84%) HTML
2 29 (76.32%) J2EE
3 28 (73.68%) JSON
3 28 (73.68%) REST
3 28 (73.68%) Spring
3 28 (73.68%) Spring MVC
3 28 (73.68%) Web Services
4 24 (63.16%) ActiveMQ
4 24 (63.16%) HTML5
4 24 (63.16%) JMS
5 5 (13.16%) .NET
6 1 (2.63%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 24 (63.16%) Linux
1 24 (63.16%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (81.58%) BDD
2 31 (81.58%) TDD
3 29 (76.32%) Scrum
4 28 (73.68%) MVC
5 26 (68.42%) Continuous Improvement
6 22 (57.89%) Refactoring
7 14 (36.84%) OOP
8 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
9 9 (23.68%) OO
9 9 (23.68%) Test Automation
10 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (13.16%) OOD
10 5 (13.16%) Procedural Programming
10 5 (13.16%) User Stories
11 4 (10.53%) API Testing
11 4 (10.53%) DevOps
11 4 (10.53%) E-Commerce
11 4 (10.53%) Mentoring
11 4 (10.53%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 37 (97.37%) Java
2 24 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 13 (34.21%) C#
4 5 (13.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Degree
Vendors
1 24 (63.16%) hybris
2 1 (2.63%) TOWER Software