Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 52 31
Rank change year-on-year +3 -21 -
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 4 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 1.05% 1.33% 2.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.81% 6.00% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 6
Shropshire median annual salary £62,500 £44,738 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.70% +31.58% -
10th Percentile £60,938 £34,018 £31,000
90th Percentile £75,219 £58,656 £44,750
West Midlands median annual salary £47,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +10.59% -3.41% -16.19%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 105 100 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 27.63% 22.17% 13.02%
Number of salaries quoted 85 76 38
Shropshire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +4.29% +20.74%
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,750 £31,000
90th Percentile £71,500 £58,750 £49,125
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
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Shropshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram 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 21 January 2018. 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 -1 4 £62,500 +39.70%
Cucumber
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (75.00%) Case Management
2 3 (75.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) SFIA
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (50.00%) Zephyr
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) RUP
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) JUnit
4 1 (25.00%) Documentum
4 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (25.00%) Scala
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (25.00%) Load Testing

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 1 (25.00%) Documentum
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (50.00%) Zephyr
4 1 (25.00%) JUnit
4 1 (25.00%) TestNG
4 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (50.00%) QA Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Case Management
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) RUP
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) SFIA
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Pega