The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 73 73
Rank change year-on-year +7 0  
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 12 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.78% 1.53% 1.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.11% 7.27% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 19
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 148 165 190
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 21.99% 21.10% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 126 141 178
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Cucumber
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in South Yorkshire

Cucumber
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +6 12 £45,000 +12.50%
Cucumber
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 16 (100.00%) Selenium
2 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (87.50%) Automated Testing
3 14 (87.50%) Test Automation
3 14 (87.50%) BDD
4 13 (81.25%) Gherkin
4 13 (81.25%) SDLC
4 13 (81.25%) C#
4 13 (81.25%) Java
5 12 (75.00%) TDD
5 12 (75.00%) Automation Testing
5 12 (75.00%) Jenkins
5 12 (75.00%) WebDriver
5 12 (75.00%) Configuration Management
5 12 (75.00%) Test Scripting
5 12 (75.00%) System Integration Testing
6 10 (62.50%) GitHub
7 4 (25.00%) SpecFlow
7 4 (25.00%) Finance
8 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Test Management
8 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (18.75%) Exploratory Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
9 2 (12.50%) FitNesse
9 2 (12.50%) QA
9 2 (12.50%) Behat
9 2 (12.50%) ATDD
9 2 (12.50%) SoapUI

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 10 (62.50%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Selenium
2 12 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (75.00%) WebDriver
3 4 (25.00%) SpecFlow
4 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (12.50%) FitNesse
5 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
6 1 (6.25%) HP UFT
6 1 (6.25%) JIRA
6 1 (6.25%) Ranorex
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Tester
2 14 (87.50%) Automation Tester
3 12 (75.00%) Senior Automation Tester
3 12 (75.00%) Senior Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (6.25%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Functional Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Software Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) Gherkin
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) Behat
2 2 (12.50%) SOAP
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) WSDL
2 2 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) Automated Testing
2 14 (87.50%) BDD
2 14 (87.50%) Test Automation
3 13 (81.25%) SDLC
4 12 (75.00%) Automation Testing
4 12 (75.00%) Configuration Management
4 12 (75.00%) System Integration Testing
4 12 (75.00%) TDD
4 12 (75.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (18.75%) Exploratory Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Test Management
6 2 (12.50%) ATDD
6 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Coaching
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (12.50%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C#
1 13 (81.25%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Google