Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 69 102
Rank change year-on-year -2 +33 -7
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 36 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.17% 2.38% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.04% 14.77% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 33 22 0
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
North East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 299 149 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 26.32% 16.14% 17.17%
Number of salaries quoted 256 132 149
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £29,125 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £66,523 £51,750
North East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Cucumber as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Tyne and Wear

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in Tyne and Wear

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Tyne and Wear

Cucumber
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +6 36 £42,500 +6.25% 10
Cucumber
North East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT jobs citing Cucumber also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 36 (100.00%) Selenium
2 27 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (63.89%) Test Automation
4 21 (58.33%) Scrum
4 21 (58.33%) TDD
5 20 (55.56%) BDD
6 19 (52.78%) Java
7 17 (47.22%) Gherkin
8 15 (41.67%) Web Services
8 15 (41.67%) JIRA
9 14 (38.89%) Git (software)
9 14 (38.89%) QA
10 12 (33.33%) JMeter
10 12 (33.33%) JSON
10 12 (33.33%) Jenkins
10 12 (33.33%) Docker
10 12 (33.33%) Gatling
10 12 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
10 12 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (30.56%) Microservices
11 11 (30.56%) REST
11 11 (30.56%) Confluence
11 11 (30.56%) Hibernate
11 11 (30.56%) Spring
12 10 (27.78%) SOAP
12 10 (27.78%) JUnit
12 10 (27.78%) LoadRunner
12 10 (27.78%) MVC
12 10 (27.78%) Subversion
12 10 (27.78%) Maven

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 11 (30.56%) Confluence
2 8 (22.22%) Apache Solr
3 2 (5.56%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) DigitalOcean
Development Applications
1 36 (100.00%) Selenium
2 15 (41.67%) JIRA
3 14 (38.89%) Git (software)
4 12 (33.33%) Gatling
4 12 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 12 (33.33%) JMeter
5 10 (27.78%) Bitbucket
5 10 (27.78%) JUnit
5 10 (27.78%) LoadRunner
5 10 (27.78%) Maven
5 10 (27.78%) Subversion
6 8 (22.22%) GitLab
6 8 (22.22%) Gradle
7 3 (8.33%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.78%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (8.33%) Automotive
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) Java Developer
3 11 (30.56%) Analyst
3 11 (30.56%) Test Analyst
4 10 (27.78%) Automation Test Analyst
4 10 (27.78%) Test Automation Engineer
4 10 (27.78%) Test Engineer
4 10 (27.78%) Tester
5 7 (19.44%) Agile Developer
5 7 (19.44%) Agile Java Developer
5 7 (19.44%) Developer in Test
6 6 (16.67%) Automation Tester
7 5 (13.89%) Test Automation Developer
8 3 (8.33%) QA Tester
9 2 (5.56%) Architect
9 2 (5.56%) AWS DevOps
9 2 (5.56%) Azure Architect
9 2 (5.56%) Lead DevOps
9 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
9 2 (5.56%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) Gherkin
2 15 (41.67%) Web Services
3 12 (33.33%) JSON
4 11 (30.56%) Hibernate
4 11 (30.56%) REST
4 11 (30.56%) Spring
5 10 (27.78%) JPA
5 10 (27.78%) SOAP
5 10 (27.78%) Spring MVC
6 9 (25.00%) CSS
6 9 (25.00%) HTML
7 8 (22.22%) HTML5
7 8 (22.22%) jQuery
7 8 (22.22%) Spring Boot
8 7 (19.44%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.56%) XML
10 1 (2.78%) .NET
10 1 (2.78%) Apache Flex
10 1 (2.78%) Node.js
10 1 (2.78%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
1 1 (2.78%) Podcast
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (63.89%) Test Automation
3 21 (58.33%) Scrum
3 21 (58.33%) TDD
4 20 (55.56%) BDD
5 12 (33.33%) Exploratory Testing
5 12 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (30.56%) Microservices
7 10 (27.78%) MVC
7 10 (27.78%) Non-Functional Testing
7 10 (27.78%) Web Development
8 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
8 8 (22.22%) Enterprise Search
9 6 (16.67%) OO
10 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 3 (8.33%) Performance Testing
10 3 (8.33%) Regression Testing
10 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
11 2 (5.56%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) Java
2 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.67%) C#
4 5 (13.89%) Python
5 4 (11.11%) Java 8
6 1 (2.78%) Groovy
6 1 (2.78%) Java 9
6 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (38.89%) QA
System Software
1 12 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Ansible
1 2 (5.56%) Kubernetes
1 2 (5.56%) Terraform
2 1 (2.78%) Consul
2 1 (2.78%) Packer
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) Atlassian