The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Telford 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
Shropshire / Telford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 39 28
Rank change year-on-year +6 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Telford 2.08% 0.32% 1.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.09% 2.70% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Median salary £36,500 £34,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.35% -12.82%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

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 Telford with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Telford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 44 37 8
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Telford 22.92% 11.71% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 28 29 7
Median salary £36,500 £34,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £39,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Telford 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 Telford

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in Telford

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Telford region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 12 (100.00%) Selenium
2 11 (91.67%) Test Scripting
2 11 (91.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 11 (91.67%) ISEB
2 11 (91.67%) ISTQB
3 10 (83.33%) QA
4 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
5 8 (66.67%) SQL
6 7 (58.33%) Oracle
6 7 (58.33%) Unix
7 6 (50.00%) Gatling
8 3 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (25.00%) Confluence
8 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (25.00%) JIRA
9 1 (8.33%) Web Development
9 1 (8.33%) Java EE
9 1 (8.33%) Java
9 1 (8.33%) TDD
9 1 (8.33%) Spring
9 1 (8.33%) Ruby
9 1 (8.33%) Scala
9 1 (8.33%) Open Source
9 1 (8.33%) PHP
9 1 (8.33%) MySQL
9 1 (8.33%) Python
9 1 (8.33%) Finance
9 1 (8.33%) Advertising
9 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Telford 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%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Automation Tester
1 5 (41.67%) Test Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Tester
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Tester
2 4 (33.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 4 (33.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
3 3 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) QA Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) QA Automation Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
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
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Test Scripting
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 3 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Microservices
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) 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
1 11 (91.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (83.33%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle