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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.06% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 8.54% - -
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Median salary £41,500 - -
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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 82 97 133
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 24.19% 15.98% 25.09%
Number of salaries quoted 146 133 191
Median salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.87% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £52,500 £61,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.40%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £41,500 - 3
Cucumber
North East

For the 6 months to 28 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Selenium
2 12 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 10 (66.67%) WebDriver
4 9 (60.00%) Test Scripting
4 9 (60.00%) Java
5 8 (53.33%) TDD
5 8 (53.33%) BDD
6 6 (40.00%) C#
6 6 (40.00%) Ruby
7 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
7 4 (26.67%) ISEB
8 3 (20.00%) SQL
8 3 (20.00%) QA
8 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
8 3 (20.00%) Gherkin
8 3 (20.00%) RSpec
8 3 (20.00%) Microservices
8 3 (20.00%) Front End Development
9 2 (13.33%) Defect Tracking
9 2 (13.33%) SDET
9 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
9 2 (13.33%) User Stories
9 2 (13.33%) Gatling
9 2 (13.33%) Scala
9 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (13.33%) WCAG
9 2 (13.33%) FitNesse
9 2 (13.33%) Web Testing
9 2 (13.33%) System Testing

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:

Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Selenium
2 10 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 3 (20.00%) RSpec
4 2 (13.33%) FitNesse
4 2 (13.33%) Gatling
4 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (13.33%) JMeter
4 2 (13.33%) JUnit
5 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
5 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
5 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (13.33%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
1 8 (53.33%) Test Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Tester
3 6 (40.00%) Automation Tester
4 4 (26.67%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Java Automation Tester
5 2 (13.33%) Java Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 2 (13.33%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Tester
6 1 (6.67%) QA Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) QA Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Software Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 9 (60.00%) Test Scripting
4 8 (53.33%) BDD
4 8 (53.33%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 3 (20.00%) Microservices
5 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
6 2 (13.33%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (13.33%) SDET
6 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
6 2 (13.33%) System Testing
6 2 (13.33%) User Stories
6 2 (13.33%) Web Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) Ruby
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) ISEB
1 4 (26.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
2 2 (13.33%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago