Period
to 20 August 2019

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 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 92 64
Rank change year-on-year +20 -28 +42
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 9 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.02% 1.42% 2.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.89% 5.86% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 18
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,375 £32,500 £32,350
90th Percentile £55,741 £56,500 £70,000
North East median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +10.53% -

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 184 307 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 20.93% 24.25% 21.10%
Number of salaries quoted 135 251 132
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +26.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £29,150 £28,750 £22,575
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
North East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% -

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 20 August 2019.

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 20 August 2019. 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 +19 9 £45,000 +16.88% 7
Cucumber
North East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, 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 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 7 (77.78%) Selenium
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (22.22%) Scala
6 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
6 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
6 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
6 2 (22.22%) QA
6 2 (22.22%) BDD
6 2 (22.22%) DevOps
6 2 (22.22%) Microservices
6 2 (22.22%) Appium
6 2 (22.22%) Robot Framework
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
6 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
6 2 (22.22%) JMeter
6 2 (22.22%) Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 2 (22.22%) Coaching
6 2 (22.22%) Public Sector
7 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (11.11%) Innovative Thinking
7 1 (11.11%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio Coded UI

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 1 (11.11%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) Appium
2 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) JMeter
2 2 (22.22%) Robot Framework
2 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
3 1 (11.11%) Gatling
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
3 1 (11.11%) Protractor
3 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
3 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio Coded UI
3 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (22.22%) Public Sector
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) QA Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Mindset
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) Coaching
4 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Microservices
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
5 1 (11.11%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Innovative Thinking
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Debt
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Scala
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Guidewire