Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 67 47
Rank change year-on-year +14 -20 -
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 12 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 2.67% 0.43% 1.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.09% 2.63% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 2
Shropshire median annual salary £36,500 £34,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.35% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £33,500 £31,000 £36,375
90th Percentile £37,250 £37,000 £40,325
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year -20.00% +2.56% -2.50%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 132 114 33
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 29.40% 16.40% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 83 100 26
Shropshire median annual salary £36,500 £32,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.31% -2.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £27,850 £23,500 £17,500
90th Percentile £71,500 £54,500 £42,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Shropshire

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in Shropshire

Cucumber
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 24 July 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
Telford -4 11 £36,500 +7.35%
Cucumber
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 12 (100.00%) Selenium
2 11 (91.67%) Test Scripting
2 11 (91.67%) ISEB
2 11 (91.67%) ISTQB
3 10 (83.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (83.33%) QA
4 9 (75.00%) Test Automation
4 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (75.00%) SQL
5 7 (58.33%) Unix
5 7 (58.33%) Oracle
6 6 (50.00%) Gatling
7 3 (25.00%) JIRA
7 3 (25.00%) Confluence
7 3 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (16.67%) BDD
9 1 (8.33%) Android
9 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (8.33%) Microservices
9 1 (8.33%) React
9 1 (8.33%) SDLC
9 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
9 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
9 1 (8.33%) Node.js
9 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
9 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
9 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
9 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (8.33%) AngularJS

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (50.00%) Gatling
3 3 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
4 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Tester
2 5 (41.67%) Automation Tester
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Tester
3 4 (33.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 4 (33.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
4 3 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) QA Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) QA Automation Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
1 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (8.33%) Java EE
1 1 (8.33%) Node.js
1 1 (8.33%) React
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Test Scripting
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (16.67%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Microservices
5 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) ISEB
1 11 (91.67%) ISTQB
2 10 (83.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (83.33%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft