The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 133 131 135
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 8 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.35% 0.33% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.00% 2.70% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 7
Average salary £45,000 £56,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
Cucumber
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Development Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
267 296 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.74% 12.09% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 211 242 187
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Cucumber Salary Trend in Reading

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Cucumber also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cucumber.

1 12 (92.31%) Selenium
2 9 (69.23%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) BDD
4 6 (46.15%) Integration Testing
4 6 (46.15%) C#
4 6 (46.15%) Gherkin
5 5 (38.46%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (38.46%) Java
5 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 5 (38.46%) HP UFT
5 5 (38.46%) Performance Testing
5 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Degree
6 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
6 4 (30.77%) QA
6 4 (30.77%) Test Management
6 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
6 4 (30.77%) Web Services
6 4 (30.77%) .NET
6 4 (30.77%) SpecFlow
7 3 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
7 3 (23.08%) ISEB
8 2 (15.38%) FitNesse
8 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
8 2 (15.38%) Physics
8 2 (15.38%) Computer Science

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Cucumber also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cucumber. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Selenium
2 5 (38.46%) HP UFT
3 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
3 4 (30.77%) SpecFlow
4 2 (15.38%) Gradle
4 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
4 2 (15.38%) Grunt
4 2 (15.38%) Ranorex
4 2 (15.38%) Ant
4 2 (15.38%) Subversion
4 2 (15.38%) Maven
4 2 (15.38%) FitNesse
4 2 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (15.38%) TestNG
4 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
4 2 (15.38%) RSpec
4 2 (15.38%) JBehave
4 2 (15.38%) Mocha
5 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Tester
1 5 (38.46%) Senior Tester
2 4 (30.77%) QA Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Senior QA Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Test Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Automation Tester
4 1 (7.69%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Gherkin
2 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) Ajax
3 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
1 2 (15.38%) Physics
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (69.23%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (61.54%) BDD
3 6 (46.15%) Integration Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Performance Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Automated Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Test Management
6 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
7 2 (15.38%) Build Automation
7 2 (15.38%) User Stories
7 2 (15.38%) Test Planning
7 2 (15.38%) Line Management
7 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
7 2 (15.38%) OOP
7 2 (15.38%) Change Management
7 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (15.38%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (23.08%) ISEB
3 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
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