The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 52 60 66
Rank change year-on-year +8 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 11 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.37% 1.74% 2.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.57% 9.32% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 18
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +9.58%  
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 Sheffield with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 115 118 147
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 24.78% 18.70% 19.02%
Number of salaries quoted 94 106 139
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +9.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £32,500 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in Sheffield

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
2 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (86.67%) Automated Testing
3 13 (86.67%) Test Automation
3 13 (86.67%) BDD
4 12 (80.00%) Gherkin
4 12 (80.00%) SDLC
4 12 (80.00%) C#
4 12 (80.00%) Java
5 11 (73.33%) TDD
5 11 (73.33%) Automation Testing
5 11 (73.33%) Jenkins
5 11 (73.33%) WebDriver
5 11 (73.33%) Configuration Management
5 11 (73.33%) Test Scripting
5 11 (73.33%) System Integration Testing
6 9 (60.00%) GitHub
7 4 (26.67%) SpecFlow
7 4 (26.67%) Finance
8 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
8 3 (20.00%) Test Management
8 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
9 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
9 2 (13.33%) FitNesse
9 2 (13.33%) QA
9 2 (13.33%) Behat
9 2 (13.33%) ATDD
9 2 (13.33%) SoapUI

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
2 11 (73.33%) Jenkins
2 11 (73.33%) WebDriver
3 4 (26.67%) SpecFlow
4 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (13.33%) FitNesse
5 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
6 1 (6.67%) JIRA
6 1 (6.67%) Ranorex
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Tester
2 13 (86.67%) Automation Tester
3 11 (73.33%) Senior Automation Tester
3 11 (73.33%) Senior Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (6.67%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Functional Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Software Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) Behat
2 2 (13.33%) SOAP
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) WSDL
2 2 (13.33%) XML
2 2 (13.33%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) Automated Testing
2 13 (86.67%) BDD
2 13 (86.67%) Test Automation
3 12 (80.00%) SDLC
4 11 (73.33%) Automation Testing
4 11 (73.33%) Configuration Management
4 11 (73.33%) System Integration Testing
4 11 (73.33%) TDD
4 11 (73.33%) Test Scripting
5 3 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Test Management
6 2 (13.33%) ATDD
6 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (13.33%) Test Planning
6 2 (13.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C#
1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) Python
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Google