The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 191 233
Rank change year-on-year +55 +42  
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 104 73 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.93% 1.12% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.06% 5.55% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 95 58 32
Median salary £46,750 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.87% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,900 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1148 1316 1104
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 21.30% 20.18% 14.70%
Number of salaries quoted 992 1057 964
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in Yorkshire

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Yorkshire

Cucumber
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
West Yorkshire +49 84 £47,500 +18.75% 9
South Yorkshire +4 12 £45,000 +12.50%
North Yorkshire -3 7 £72,500 +81.25% 4
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 172 (82.69%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (82.21%) Selenium
3 124 (59.62%) Java
4 95 (45.67%) Test Automation
5 89 (42.79%) TDD
6 86 (41.35%) SQL
7 78 (37.50%) BDD
8 71 (34.13%) QA
8 71 (34.13%) Functional Testing
9 64 (30.77%) Waterfall
10 63 (30.29%) Jenkins
11 62 (29.81%) ISEB
11 62 (29.81%) C#
11 62 (29.81%) ISTQB
12 57 (27.40%) Automated Testing
13 56 (26.92%) Mentoring
14 53 (25.48%) Automation Testing
15 51 (24.52%) Scrum
16 50 (24.04%) WebDriver
16 50 (24.04%) Test Management
17 49 (23.56%) Kanban
18 48 (23.08%) Test Scripting
19 47 (22.60%) Regression Testing
20 46 (22.12%) Oracle
21 45 (21.63%) Git (software)
21 45 (21.63%) SoapUI
22 44 (21.15%) SOAP
23 43 (20.67%) Finance
24 40 (19.23%) Software Testing
24 40 (19.23%) Test Strategy

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (1.92%) Jetty
1 4 (1.92%) Tomcat
2 2 (0.96%) Confluence
3 1 (0.48%) JBoss
3 1 (0.48%) Tornado
3 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 29 (13.94%) GitHub
2 6 (2.88%) G Suite
2 6 (2.88%) Office 365
2 6 (2.88%) Slack
3 2 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.88%) HTTP
2 2 (0.96%) Internet
3 1 (0.48%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (19.23%) Relational Database
2 5 (2.40%) MongoDB
2 5 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.44%) MySQL
3 3 (1.44%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.44%) Redis
3 3 (1.44%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (0.96%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.48%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.48%) CouchDB
5 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.48%) Riak
Development Applications
1 171 (82.21%) Selenium
2 63 (30.29%) Jenkins
3 50 (24.04%) WebDriver
4 45 (21.63%) Git (software)
4 45 (21.63%) SoapUI
5 38 (18.27%) JIRA
6 33 (15.87%) LoadRunner
7 31 (14.90%) JMeter
8 28 (13.46%) Maven
9 17 (8.17%) SpecFlow
9 17 (8.17%) Visual Studio
10 16 (7.69%) Gatling
11 15 (7.21%) FitNesse
12 9 (4.33%) Capybara
13 8 (3.85%) RSpec
13 8 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (3.37%) Appium
15 6 (2.88%) Calabash
15 6 (2.88%) Fiddler
15 6 (2.88%) Ranorex
General
1 43 (20.67%) Finance
2 36 (17.31%) Retail
3 28 (13.46%) Banking
4 23 (11.06%) Legal
5 6 (2.88%) Advertising
6 5 (2.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 81 (38.94%) Test Engineer
2 64 (30.77%) Tester
3 60 (28.85%) Automation Tester
4 50 (24.04%) Senior Test Engineer
5 37 (17.79%) Senior Tester
5 37 (17.79%) Test Automation Engineer
6 35 (16.83%) Senior Automation Tester
7 30 (14.42%) Analyst
8 29 (13.94%) Test Analyst
9 23 (11.06%) Web Engineer
10 18 (8.65%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
11 17 (8.17%) Senior Web Engineer
12 15 (7.21%) Senior Analyst
12 15 (7.21%) Senior Test Analyst
13 12 (5.77%) Developer
14 11 (5.29%) Automation Test Analyst
14 11 (5.29%) Performance Engineer
14 11 (5.29%) Performance Test Engineer
15 10 (4.81%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
15 10 (4.81%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (21.15%) SOAP
2 40 (19.23%) Gherkin
3 27 (12.98%) XML
4 22 (10.58%) Spring
5 19 (9.13%) Hibernate
6 18 (8.65%) REST
7 11 (5.29%) HTML
7 11 (5.29%) Web Services
8 10 (4.81%) CSS
9 9 (4.33%) JSON
10 8 (3.85%) .NET
11 5 (2.40%) AngularJS
11 5 (2.40%) Behat
11 5 (2.40%) WSDL
11 5 (2.40%) XSD
12 4 (1.92%) Node.js
13 3 (1.44%) Dropwizard
13 3 (1.44%) RabbitMQ
13 3 (1.44%) RESTEasy
14 1 (0.48%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 3 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (0.96%) Driving Licence
2 2 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (0.48%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.88%) Unix
2 3 (1.44%) Linux
3 1 (0.48%) Android
3 1 (0.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (82.69%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (45.67%) Test Automation
3 89 (42.79%) TDD
4 78 (37.50%) BDD
5 71 (34.13%) Functional Testing
6 64 (30.77%) Waterfall
7 57 (27.40%) Automated Testing
8 56 (26.92%) Mentoring
9 53 (25.48%) Automation Testing
10 51 (24.52%) Scrum
11 50 (24.04%) Test Management
12 49 (23.56%) Kanban
13 48 (23.08%) Test Scripting
14 47 (22.60%) Regression Testing
15 40 (19.23%) Software Testing
15 40 (19.23%) Test Strategy
16 39 (18.75%) Defect Tracking
17 38 (18.27%) Software Delivery
17 38 (18.27%) System Integration Testing
18 36 (17.31%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 124 (59.62%) Java
2 86 (41.35%) SQL
3 62 (29.81%) C#
4 26 (12.50%) Python
5 25 (12.02%) Ruby
6 18 (8.65%) Scala
7 12 (5.77%) JavaScript
8 8 (3.85%) C
9 7 (3.37%) C++
9 7 (3.37%) PHP
10 2 (0.96%) Perl
11 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 62 (29.81%) ISEB
1 62 (29.81%) ISTQB
2 36 (17.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (0.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (34.13%) QA
2 3 (1.44%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.40%) Puppet
2 3 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.48%) Ansible
3 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 46 (22.12%) Oracle
2 9 (4.33%) Google
3 6 (2.88%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.44%) Progress
5 2 (0.96%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.96%) HP
6 1 (0.48%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.48%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.48%) TOWER Software
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