The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 67 80 83
Rank change year-on-year +13 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 4 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.65% 0.50% 1.06%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.39% 2.80% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 7
Median salary £38,250 £52,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.14% +50.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,950 £40,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £68,500 £38,800
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 Southampton with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 118 143 149
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 19.06% 17.90% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 117 139 118
Median salary £39,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.84% -8.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in Southampton

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
3 2 (50.00%) ATDD
3 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Modernizr
4 1 (25.00%) Chai
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (25.00%) gulp
4 1 (25.00%) GreenSock GSAP
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Development

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) FitNesse
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Grunt
2 1 (25.00%) gulp
2 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Mocha
2 1 (25.00%) Protractor
2 1 (25.00%) webpack
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Quality Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software QA Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Quality Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Chai
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) GreenSock GSAP
2 1 (25.00%) Haml
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5 Canvas
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) LESS
2 1 (25.00%) Pug
2 1 (25.00%) React
2 1 (25.00%) Sass
2 1 (25.00%) Twig
2 1 (25.00%) Vue.js
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Animation
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) ATDD
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Content Management
4 1 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA