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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 157 203
Rank change year-on-year +44 +46  
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 82 55 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.26% 1.24% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.95% 6.00% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 76 42 13
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 749 916 694
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 20.61% 20.63% 13.81%
Number of salaries quoted 653 749 594
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 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
Leeds +48 82 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Cucumber
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 149 (83.71%) Selenium
2 148 (83.15%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (57.87%) Java
4 84 (47.19%) SQL
5 78 (43.82%) Test Automation
6 77 (43.26%) TDD
7 70 (39.33%) Functional Testing
8 64 (35.96%) Waterfall
9 62 (34.83%) ISTQB
9 62 (34.83%) ISEB
10 61 (34.27%) BDD
11 60 (33.71%) QA
12 54 (30.34%) Mentoring
13 51 (28.65%) Scrum
14 49 (27.53%) C#
14 49 (27.53%) Jenkins
14 49 (27.53%) Kanban
15 47 (26.40%) Test Management
16 46 (25.84%) Oracle
17 44 (24.72%) Regression Testing
18 43 (24.16%) SoapUI
19 42 (23.60%) SOAP
20 41 (23.03%) Automation Testing
21 40 (22.47%) Test Strategy
21 40 (22.47%) Relational Database
21 40 (22.47%) Software Testing
22 39 (21.91%) Finance
23 38 (21.35%) Software Delivery
23 38 (21.35%) Defect Tracking
23 38 (21.35%) WebDriver

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 2 (1.12%) Confluence
2 1 (0.56%) JBoss
2 1 (0.56%) Jetty
2 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.56%) Tornado
2 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.67%) GitHub
2 6 (3.37%) G Suite
2 6 (3.37%) Office 365
2 6 (3.37%) Slack
3 2 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.37%) HTTP
2 1 (0.56%) AMQP
2 1 (0.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (22.47%) Relational Database
2 3 (1.69%) MongoDB
2 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (1.12%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.56%) Couchbase
4 1 (0.56%) CouchDB
4 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.56%) MySQL
4 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.56%) Redis
4 1 (0.56%) Riak
4 1 (0.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 149 (83.71%) Selenium
2 49 (27.53%) Jenkins
3 43 (24.16%) SoapUI
4 38 (21.35%) WebDriver
5 37 (20.79%) Git (software)
6 33 (18.54%) LoadRunner
7 31 (17.42%) JIRA
7 31 (17.42%) JMeter
8 28 (15.73%) Maven
9 16 (8.99%) Gatling
10 15 (8.43%) Visual Studio
11 13 (7.30%) FitNesse
11 13 (7.30%) SpecFlow
12 8 (4.49%) RSpec
13 7 (3.93%) Appium
14 6 (3.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 5 (2.81%) Buildbot
15 5 (2.81%) Ranorex
15 5 (2.81%) Team Foundation Server
16 4 (2.25%) JUnit
General
1 39 (21.91%) Finance
2 34 (19.10%) Retail
3 26 (14.61%) Banking
4 23 (12.92%) Legal
5 6 (3.37%) Advertising
6 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 77 (43.26%) Test Engineer
2 49 (27.53%) Senior Test Engineer
2 49 (27.53%) Tester
3 46 (25.84%) Automation Tester
4 33 (18.54%) Test Automation Engineer
5 28 (15.73%) Analyst
6 27 (15.17%) Test Analyst
7 25 (14.04%) Senior Tester
8 23 (12.92%) Senior Automation Tester
8 23 (12.92%) Web Engineer
9 17 (9.55%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
9 17 (9.55%) Senior Web Engineer
10 15 (8.43%) Senior Analyst
10 15 (8.43%) Senior Test Analyst
11 11 (6.18%) Automation Test Analyst
11 11 (6.18%) Performance Engineer
11 11 (6.18%) Performance Test Engineer
12 10 (5.62%) Consultant
12 10 (5.62%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
12 10 (5.62%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (23.60%) SOAP
2 27 (15.17%) Gherkin
3 25 (14.04%) XML
4 18 (10.11%) REST
5 17 (9.55%) Spring
6 14 (7.87%) Hibernate
7 11 (6.18%) HTML
8 10 (5.62%) CSS
9 9 (5.06%) JSON
9 9 (5.06%) Web Services
10 6 (3.37%) .NET
11 5 (2.81%) AngularJS
12 4 (2.25%) Node.js
13 3 (1.69%) Behat
13 3 (1.69%) Dropwizard
13 3 (1.69%) RabbitMQ
13 3 (1.69%) RESTEasy
13 3 (1.69%) WSDL
13 3 (1.69%) XSD
14 1 (0.56%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.12%) Driving Licence
1 2 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.37%) Unix
2 3 (1.69%) Linux
3 1 (0.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (83.15%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (43.82%) Test Automation
3 77 (43.26%) TDD
4 70 (39.33%) Functional Testing
5 64 (35.96%) Waterfall
6 61 (34.27%) BDD
7 54 (30.34%) Mentoring
8 51 (28.65%) Scrum
9 49 (27.53%) Kanban
10 47 (26.40%) Test Management
11 44 (24.72%) Regression Testing
12 41 (23.03%) Automation Testing
13 40 (22.47%) Software Testing
13 40 (22.47%) Test Strategy
14 38 (21.35%) Defect Tracking
14 38 (21.35%) Software Delivery
15 34 (19.10%) Automated Testing
15 34 (19.10%) Logistics
16 33 (18.54%) Test Scripting
17 26 (14.61%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 103 (57.87%) Java
2 84 (47.19%) SQL
3 49 (27.53%) C#
4 24 (13.48%) Python
5 19 (10.67%) Ruby
6 18 (10.11%) Scala
7 12 (6.74%) JavaScript
8 8 (4.49%) C
9 7 (3.93%) C++
10 6 (3.37%) PHP
11 2 (1.12%) Perl
12 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 62 (34.83%) ISEB
1 62 (34.83%) ISTQB
2 36 (20.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (33.71%) QA
2 3 (1.69%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.81%) Puppet
2 2 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.56%) Ansible
3 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 46 (25.84%) Oracle
2 8 (4.49%) Google
3 4 (2.25%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.69%) Progress
5 2 (1.12%) HP
6 1 (0.56%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.56%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.56%) TOWER Software
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40 - £55000 per annum + Benefits & Industry Leading Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Sky Technology Leeds
Salary: Highly competitive
Posted: 14 days ago