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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 59 69
Rank change year-on-year +14 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 12 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 3.11% 0.92% 1.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.38% 7.04% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 8
Median salary £35,000 £33,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.47% -25.55%  
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 Northampton with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 78 71 138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 20.21% 13.00% 20.54%
Number of salaries quoted 69 54 121
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

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

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Northampton over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 20 (90.91%) Java
1 20 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (86.36%) OOP
2 19 (86.36%) Selenium
2 19 (86.36%) Test Automation
3 18 (81.82%) CSS
3 18 (81.82%) HTML
4 17 (77.27%) C#
5 15 (68.18%) BDD
6 14 (63.64%) WebDriver
6 14 (63.64%) FitNesse
6 14 (63.64%) OO
7 13 (59.09%) JUnit
7 13 (59.09%) TDD
7 13 (59.09%) Finance
8 12 (54.55%) JMeter
8 12 (54.55%) NUnit
8 12 (54.55%) TestNG
8 12 (54.55%) SoapUI
8 12 (54.55%) Ranorex
9 11 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
9 11 (50.00%) Degree
9 11 (50.00%) Computer Science
10 10 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (40.91%) Open Source
12 6 (27.27%) Test Strategy
12 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
12 6 (27.27%) Banking
13 5 (22.73%) Scrum
13 5 (22.73%) Test Planning

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 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (86.36%) Selenium
2 14 (63.64%) FitNesse
2 14 (63.64%) WebDriver
3 13 (59.09%) JUnit
4 12 (54.55%) JMeter
4 12 (54.55%) NUnit
4 12 (54.55%) Ranorex
4 12 (54.55%) SoapUI
4 12 (54.55%) TestNG
5 1 (4.55%) Artifactory
5 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.55%) Gradle
5 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Test Engineer
2 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Developer in Test
3 7 (31.82%) Test Automation Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Java Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Software Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Software Test Engineer
5 5 (22.73%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 5 (22.73%) Software Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) QA Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum Master
6 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Java Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (81.82%) CSS
1 18 (81.82%) HTML
2 3 (13.64%) J2EE
3 2 (9.09%) .NET
3 2 (9.09%) Velocity
4 1 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) JMS
4 1 (4.55%) JSON
4 1 (4.55%) REST
4 1 (4.55%) Spring
4 1 (4.55%) Spring MVC
4 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (86.36%) OOP
2 19 (86.36%) Test Automation
3 15 (68.18%) BDD
4 14 (63.64%) OO
5 13 (59.09%) TDD
6 10 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (40.91%) Open Source
8 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 6 (27.27%) Test Strategy
9 5 (22.73%) Scrum
9 5 (22.73%) Test Planning
10 3 (13.64%) API Testing
10 3 (13.64%) SDET
11 2 (9.09%) Coaching
11 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
11 2 (9.09%) Exploratory Testing
11 2 (9.09%) Line Management
11 2 (9.09%) Procedural Programming
11 2 (9.09%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) Java
2 17 (77.27%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 11 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) hybris
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