Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 144 233
Rank change year-on-year +25 +89 +11
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 150 147 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.20% 1.91% 0.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.49% 9.80% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 138 125 72
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £35,875 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +6.67%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1306 1500 1670
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 19.14% 19.51% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1103 1345 1318
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,550 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Cucumber as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in West Yorkshire

Cucumber
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in West Yorkshire

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in West Yorkshire

Cucumber
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Leeds +19 147 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Wakefield - 2 £35,000 -
Pontefract - 1 £45,000 -
Cucumber
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 141 (94.00%) Test Automation
2 130 (86.67%) Selenium
3 127 (84.67%) Agile Software Development
4 100 (66.67%) Java
5 90 (60.00%) C#
6 86 (57.33%) BDD
7 72 (48.00%) Jenkins
8 68 (45.33%) TDD
9 55 (36.67%) SpecFlow
10 53 (35.33%) Test Scripting
11 50 (33.33%) WebDriver
12 45 (30.00%) Gherkin
13 37 (24.67%) Performance Testing
13 37 (24.67%) Python
14 35 (23.33%) SQL
14 35 (23.33%) GitHub
15 34 (22.67%) Configuration Management
16 30 (20.00%) XML
16 30 (20.00%) Git (software)
17 29 (19.33%) Web Services
18 28 (18.67%) FitNesse
18 28 (18.67%) SOAP
19 27 (18.00%) SDLC
20 26 (17.33%) System Integration Testing
21 25 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
22 22 (14.67%) Team Foundation Server
22 22 (14.67%) Test Strategy
22 22 (14.67%) Ruby
22 22 (14.67%) Google
22 22 (14.67%) Scrum

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 9 (6.00%) JBoss
1 9 (6.00%) Jetty
1 9 (6.00%) Tomcat
1 9 (6.00%) WebLogic
2 8 (5.33%) Tornado
3 2 (1.33%) Confluence
4 1 (0.67%) Apache
4 1 (0.67%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.67%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.67%) Mule ESB
4 1 (0.67%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 35 (23.33%) GitHub
2 11 (7.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (7.33%) SaaS
3 9 (6.00%) G Suite
3 9 (6.00%) Office 365
4 7 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (4.67%) Slack
5 5 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.67%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.67%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.33%) AMQP
2 3 (2.00%) Internet
3 2 (1.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (8.67%) NoSQL
3 12 (8.00%) MongoDB
4 10 (6.67%) Redis
4 10 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 9 (6.00%) Big Data
5 9 (6.00%) Hadoop
6 8 (5.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (5.33%) Couchbase
6 8 (5.33%) Riak
7 3 (2.00%) MySQL
8 2 (1.33%) DB2
8 2 (1.33%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.67%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.67%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 130 (86.67%) Selenium
2 72 (48.00%) Jenkins
3 55 (36.67%) SpecFlow
4 50 (33.33%) WebDriver
5 30 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 28 (18.67%) FitNesse
7 22 (14.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 21 (14.00%) SoapUI
9 16 (10.67%) JBehave
9 16 (10.67%) JIRA
9 16 (10.67%) Maven
10 15 (10.00%) JMeter
11 13 (8.67%) Appium
11 13 (8.67%) LoadRunner
12 11 (7.33%) tSQLt
13 10 (6.67%) Ranorex
14 9 (6.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (6.00%) Gatling
14 9 (6.00%) Vagrant
15 8 (5.33%) Buildbot
General
1 20 (13.33%) Finance
2 13 (8.67%) Retail
3 11 (7.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (48.67%) Tester
2 70 (46.67%) Automation Tester
3 29 (19.33%) Senior Tester
4 27 (18.00%) Senior Automation Tester
5 20 (13.33%) Test Engineer
6 19 (12.67%) Analyst
6 19 (12.67%) Test Analyst
7 15 (10.00%) Developer
7 15 (10.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 15 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
8 12 (8.00%) Principal Engineer
8 12 (8.00%) Principal Test Engineer
9 10 (6.67%) Developer in Test
10 9 (6.00%) Automation Test Analyst
10 9 (6.00%) Consultant
10 9 (6.00%) Java Engineer
11 8 (5.33%) Software Developer
12 7 (4.67%) Test Automation Consultant
12 7 (4.67%) Test Consultant
13 6 (4.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (30.00%) Gherkin
2 30 (20.00%) XML
3 29 (19.33%) Web Services
4 28 (18.67%) SOAP
5 20 (13.33%) WSDL
5 20 (13.33%) XSD
6 13 (8.67%) Spring
7 12 (8.00%) .NET
7 12 (8.00%) Hibernate
8 11 (7.33%) AngularJS
8 11 (7.33%) REST
9 9 (6.00%) Kafka
9 9 (6.00%) Node.js
9 9 (6.00%) Spring Boot
10 8 (5.33%) ActiveMQ
10 8 (5.33%) Apache Camel
10 8 (5.33%) Flask
10 8 (5.33%) JMS
10 8 (5.33%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (2.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 4 (2.67%) Social Media
3 3 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.33%) Android
1 11 (7.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (94.00%) Test Automation
2 127 (84.67%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (57.33%) BDD
4 68 (45.33%) TDD
5 53 (35.33%) Test Scripting
6 37 (24.67%) Performance Testing
7 34 (22.67%) Configuration Management
8 27 (18.00%) SDLC
9 26 (17.33%) System Integration Testing
10 25 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (14.67%) Scrum
11 22 (14.67%) Test Strategy
12 21 (14.00%) Open Source
13 19 (12.67%) DSDM
13 19 (12.67%) Kanban
13 19 (12.67%) Mentoring
14 18 (12.00%) Software Engineering
15 15 (10.00%) ATDD
16 14 (9.33%) Software Testing
17 13 (8.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 100 (66.67%) Java
2 90 (60.00%) C#
3 37 (24.67%) Python
4 35 (23.33%) SQL
5 22 (14.67%) Ruby
6 11 (7.33%) Scala
6 11 (7.33%) T-SQL
7 10 (6.67%) Bash Shell
7 10 (6.67%) JavaScript
7 10 (6.67%) PHP
8 9 (6.00%) C
9 8 (5.33%) C++
10 1 (0.67%) ES6
10 1 (0.67%) Go
10 1 (0.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (6.00%) ISEB
1 9 (6.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.67%) Degree
3 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.67%) QA
System Software
1 10 (6.67%) Docker
2 1 (0.67%) KVM
2 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (7.33%) Puppet
2 10 (6.67%) Ansible
2 10 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.67%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.67%) Mesos
Vendors
1 22 (14.67%) Google
2 13 (8.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.67%) Oracle
4 6 (4.00%) HP
5 5 (3.33%) Rackspace
6 4 (2.67%) Twitter
7 3 (2.00%) IBM
8 1 (0.67%) Black Duck
8 1 (0.67%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.67%) SAP
8 1 (0.67%) Telerik
8 1 (0.67%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.67%) Veracode
8 1 (0.67%) VMware
8 1 (0.67%) WSO2