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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 133 129 123
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 4 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.16% 0.26% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.18% 2.23% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 9
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
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
340 269 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.68% 11.72% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 279 222 230
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 27 August 2014, 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 7 (58.33%) TDD
2 6 (50.00%) Selenium
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (50.00%) BDD
2 6 (50.00%) HTML5
3 5 (41.67%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (41.67%) Sass
3 5 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) Advertising
3 5 (41.67%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
4 4 (33.33%) SOAP
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (33.33%) ISEB
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
4 4 (33.33%) PhantomJS
4 4 (33.33%) Sinon.JS
4 4 (33.33%) Durandal
4 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 4 (33.33%) Open Source
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (25.00%) nginx
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) nginx
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Google App Engine
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Heroku
1 2 (16.67%) Google Apps
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Redis
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Selenium
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (33.33%) PhantomJS
2 4 (33.33%) Sinon.JS
2 4 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (16.67%) JMeter
3 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 2 (16.67%) jMock
3 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
3 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 2 (16.67%) JUnit
3 2 (16.67%) LoadUI
4 1 (8.33%) Yeoman
General
1 5 (41.67%) Advertising
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Test Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 2 (16.67%) QA Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) QA Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
1 6 (50.00%) HTML5
2 5 (41.67%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (41.67%) Sass
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) SOAP
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
3 4 (33.33%) Durandal
4 2 (16.67%) REST
4 2 (16.67%) JSON
4 2 (16.67%) Django
4 2 (16.67%) XML
4 2 (16.67%) JMS
4 2 (16.67%) Middleware
4 2 (16.67%) COM
5 1 (8.33%) CSS
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
1 2 (16.67%) Debian
1 2 (16.67%) Ubuntu
1 2 (16.67%) Android
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) TDD
2 6 (50.00%) BDD
3 5 (41.67%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Test Management
5 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) Data Management
5 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) Delphi
3 2 (16.67%) VB
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) ISEB
1 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) Genesys
2 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (16.67%) Google
2 2 (16.67%) Akamai
2 2 (16.67%) Tableau
2 2 (16.67%) Cognos
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
Reading, Berkshire
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