Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 77 98
Rank change year-on-year +9 +21 +23
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 26 37 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.37% 2.53% 1.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.32% 13.31% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 16 35 43
Northamptonshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +46.15% -27.78%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,000 £47,500
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% -

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 211 278 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 19.22% 19.02% 17.85%
Number of salaries quoted 165 209 289
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £27,400
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £47,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing Cucumber as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Northamptonshire

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in Northamptonshire

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Northamptonshire

Cucumber
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Northampton -1 17 £40,000 -15.79%
Corby -11 6 £65,000 -13.33%
Cucumber
East Midlands

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

1 22 (84.62%) Java
1 22 (84.62%) Test Automation
2 21 (80.77%) BDD
2 21 (80.77%) Scrum
3 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (53.85%) Selenium
5 12 (46.15%) WebDriver
6 9 (34.62%) QA
6 9 (34.62%) TDD
6 9 (34.62%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (34.62%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (34.62%) QA Automation
7 8 (30.77%) SDLC
7 8 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
7 8 (30.77%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (26.92%) Waterfall
8 7 (26.92%) Defect Management
9 6 (23.08%) SDET
9 6 (23.08%) JIRA
10 5 (19.23%) FitNesse
10 5 (19.23%) HTML
10 5 (19.23%) JUnit
10 5 (19.23%) CSS
10 5 (19.23%) OOP
10 5 (19.23%) OO
10 5 (19.23%) VersionOne
10 5 (19.23%) TestRail
11 4 (15.38%) Collaborative Working
11 4 (15.38%) Coaching
11 4 (15.38%) Test Planning

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Selenium
2 12 (46.15%) WebDriver
3 6 (23.08%) JIRA
4 5 (19.23%) FitNesse
4 5 (19.23%) JUnit
4 5 (19.23%) TestRail
4 5 (19.23%) VersionOne
5 3 (11.54%) JMeter
5 3 (11.54%) NUnit
5 3 (11.54%) Ranorex
5 3 (11.54%) SoapUI
5 3 (11.54%) TestNG
6 2 (7.69%) Artifactory
6 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
6 2 (7.69%) Gradle
6 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
6 2 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Electronics
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) QA Leader
2 8 (30.77%) Test Automation Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Test Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Developer in Test
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Scrum Master
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Scrum Master
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Software Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Automation Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Java Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Software Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) CSS
1 5 (19.23%) HTML
2 4 (15.38%) .NET
2 4 (15.38%) J2EE
3 2 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (7.69%) HTML5
3 2 (7.69%) JSON
3 2 (7.69%) Middleware
3 2 (7.69%) REST
3 2 (7.69%) Spring
3 2 (7.69%) Spring MVC
3 2 (7.69%) Velocity
3 2 (7.69%) Web Services
4 1 (3.85%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
1 2 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Test Automation
2 21 (80.77%) BDD
2 21 (80.77%) Scrum
3 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (34.62%) Continuous Delivery
4 9 (34.62%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (34.62%) QA Automation
4 9 (34.62%) TDD
5 8 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (30.77%) SDLC
5 8 (30.77%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (26.92%) Defect Management
6 7 (26.92%) Waterfall
7 6 (23.08%) SDET
8 5 (19.23%) OO
8 5 (19.23%) OOP
9 4 (15.38%) Coaching
9 4 (15.38%) Collaborative Working
9 4 (15.38%) Test Planning
9 4 (15.38%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.69%) COBOL
3 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) hybris