Period
to 21 February 2018

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 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 141 231
Rank change year-on-year +16 +90 +112
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 217 210 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.17% 1.96% 1.06%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.96% 9.86% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 189 197 152
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +15.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,550 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £64,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2,178 2,130 2,552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 21.77% 19.88% 20.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,902 1,858 2,036
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,304
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.41% +5.12%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 21 February 2018.

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 6 months to 21 February 2018. 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
West Yorkshire -5 157 £50,000 +8.70% 14
South Yorkshire +39 38 £45,000 - 1
North Yorkshire +24 23 £45,000 -25.00% 2
East Yorkshire - 6 £40,000 - 3
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 173 (79.72%) Test Automation
2 161 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
3 148 (68.20%) Selenium
4 137 (63.13%) Java
5 102 (47.00%) BDD
6 99 (45.62%) C#
7 85 (39.17%) TDD
8 66 (30.41%) Jenkins
9 61 (28.11%) Gherkin
10 57 (26.27%) WebDriver
11 56 (25.81%) SpecFlow
12 48 (22.12%) Software Engineering
12 48 (22.12%) Test Scripting
13 43 (19.82%) Python
14 42 (19.35%) Finance
14 42 (19.35%) Ruby
15 37 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
16 36 (16.59%) Spring
17 35 (16.13%) Scrum
17 35 (16.13%) Web Services
18 33 (15.21%) Mentoring
19 32 (14.75%) Git (software)
20 30 (13.82%) Configuration Management
21 29 (13.36%) AngularJS
22 28 (12.90%) Retail
23 27 (12.44%) QA
23 27 (12.44%) JavaScript
23 27 (12.44%) GitHub
24 26 (11.98%) SOAP
25 25 (11.52%) SQL

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 20 (9.22%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.23%) Jetty
3 4 (1.84%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (1.38%) JBoss
4 3 (1.38%) Tornado
4 3 (1.38%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.92%) Confluence
6 1 (0.46%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 27 (12.44%) GitHub
2 11 (5.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.76%) G Suite
4 6 (2.76%) Office 365
5 5 (2.30%) SaaS
5 5 (2.30%) Slack
6 1 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.46%) IaaS
6 1 (0.46%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.30%) Internet
2 4 (1.84%) HTTP
3 3 (1.38%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (5.99%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (5.99%) Relational Database
3 10 (4.61%) Big Data
3 10 (4.61%) MySQL
4 8 (3.69%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.76%) SQL Server
6 4 (1.84%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.84%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.38%) Couchbase
7 3 (1.38%) Redis
7 3 (1.38%) Riak
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 148 (68.20%) Selenium
2 66 (30.41%) Jenkins
3 57 (26.27%) WebDriver
4 56 (25.81%) SpecFlow
5 32 (14.75%) Git (software)
6 24 (11.06%) SoapUI
7 23 (10.60%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (9.22%) FitNesse
8 20 (9.22%) JIRA
9 18 (8.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 16 (7.37%) Ranorex
11 14 (6.45%) Appium
11 14 (6.45%) Buildbot
12 11 (5.07%) JMeter
12 11 (5.07%) Maven
13 10 (4.61%) tSQLt
14 9 (4.15%) Capybara
15 8 (3.69%) Calabash
15 8 (3.69%) JUnit
16 7 (3.23%) Gatling
General
1 42 (19.35%) Finance
2 28 (12.90%) Retail
3 12 (5.53%) Marketing
4 10 (4.61%) Legal
5 9 (4.15%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.92%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 70 (32.26%) Tester
2 64 (29.49%) Automation Tester
3 55 (25.35%) Developer
4 35 (16.13%) Test Engineer
5 29 (13.36%) Java Developer
6 28 (12.90%) Developer in Test
7 27 (12.44%) Software Developer
8 21 (9.68%) Senior Developer
8 21 (9.68%) Senior Tester
9 20 (9.22%) Consultant
9 20 (9.22%) Test Consultant
10 19 (8.76%) Test Automation Engineer
11 17 (7.83%) Selenium Automation Tester
11 17 (7.83%) Selenium Tester
11 17 (7.83%) Senior Automation Tester
11 17 (7.83%) Software Engineer
11 17 (7.83%) Test Automation Consultant
12 16 (7.37%) Senior Software Engineer
13 15 (6.91%) Analyst
13 15 (6.91%) Automation Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (28.11%) Gherkin
2 36 (16.59%) Spring
3 35 (16.13%) Web Services
4 29 (13.36%) AngularJS
5 26 (11.98%) SOAP
6 25 (11.52%) RESTful
7 24 (11.06%) XML
8 22 (10.14%) JPA
9 19 (8.76%) React
10 17 (7.83%) Hibernate
11 15 (6.91%) WSDL
11 15 (6.91%) XSD
12 13 (5.99%) J2EE
12 13 (5.99%) Servlets
12 13 (5.99%) Spring Boot
13 9 (4.15%) .NET
13 9 (4.15%) Node.js
13 9 (4.15%) Spring Security
14 7 (3.23%) JSON
14 7 (3.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 11 (5.07%) Video\Live Streaming
3 7 (3.23%) Social Media
4 4 (1.84%) Client/Server
4 4 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (1.84%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.92%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.46%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.46%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.46%) EPoS
6 1 (0.46%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.46%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.15%) Android
1 9 (4.15%) Apple iOS
2 5 (2.30%) Linux
3 2 (0.92%) Unix
4 1 (0.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (79.72%) Test Automation
2 161 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (47.00%) BDD
4 85 (39.17%) TDD
5 48 (22.12%) Software Engineering
5 48 (22.12%) Test Scripting
6 37 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (16.13%) Scrum
8 33 (15.21%) Mentoring
9 30 (13.82%) Configuration Management
10 25 (11.52%) Performance Testing
11 24 (11.06%) Software Testing
12 22 (10.14%) Kanban
12 22 (10.14%) SDET
12 22 (10.14%) SDLC
12 22 (10.14%) Test Strategy
13 20 (9.22%) Open Source
14 19 (8.76%) DevOps
14 19 (8.76%) DSDM
15 17 (7.83%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 137 (63.13%) Java
2 99 (45.62%) C#
3 43 (19.82%) Python
4 42 (19.35%) Ruby
5 27 (12.44%) JavaScript
6 25 (11.52%) SQL
7 16 (7.37%) C++
7 16 (7.37%) PHP
8 14 (6.45%) C
8 14 (6.45%) Scala
9 10 (4.61%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.38%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.92%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.46%) Go
12 1 (0.46%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.46%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
1 14 (6.45%) Degree
2 10 (4.61%) SC Cleared
2 10 (4.61%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.30%) ISEB
4 3 (1.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.44%) QA
System Software
1 9 (4.15%) Docker
2 1 (0.46%) KVM
2 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (4.15%) Puppet
2 7 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.84%) Ansible
4 2 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.46%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.46%) rkt
Vendors
1 21 (9.68%) Google
2 12 (5.53%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.61%) Twitter
4 4 (1.84%) Oracle
4 4 (1.84%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.92%) HP
5 2 (0.92%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.46%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.46%) VMware