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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 126 135 134
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 13 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.59% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.08% 1.18% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 5
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,100 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +9.58%
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
256 339 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.59% 13.65% 11.69%
Number of salaries quoted 217 278 216
Average salary £47,750 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.90% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cucumber across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in Reading

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 20 (100.00%) Selenium
2 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (65.00%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (55.00%) Gherkin
5 9 (45.00%) Java
5 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (40.00%) C#
6 8 (40.00%) Web Services
6 8 (40.00%) BDD
7 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
7 7 (35.00%) HP UFT
8 6 (30.00%) Regression Testing
8 6 (30.00%) Maven
8 6 (30.00%) Automated Testing
8 6 (30.00%) Ant
8 6 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (30.00%) TestNG
8 6 (30.00%) Mocha
8 6 (30.00%) Build Automation
8 6 (30.00%) Gradle
8 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
8 6 (30.00%) User Stories
8 6 (30.00%) FitNesse
8 6 (30.00%) Integration Testing
8 6 (30.00%) Degree
8 6 (30.00%) Mathematics
8 6 (30.00%) Physics
8 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
8 6 (30.00%) QA
8 6 (30.00%) Grunt

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 20 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (35.00%) HP UFT
3 6 (30.00%) Ant
3 6 (30.00%) Mocha
3 6 (30.00%) SpecFlow
3 6 (30.00%) Gradle
3 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (30.00%) Grunt
3 6 (30.00%) FitNesse
3 6 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (30.00%) TestNG
3 6 (30.00%) Maven
4 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (10.00%) Subversion
5 2 (10.00%) Ranorex
5 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (10.00%) RSpec
5 2 (10.00%) JBehave
5 2 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Tester
2 6 (30.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Tester
3 5 (25.00%) QA Tester
3 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Senior QA Tester
3 5 (25.00%) Automation Tester
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) AWS Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Test Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) Gherkin
2 8 (40.00%) Web Services
3 5 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (10.00%) CSS
4 2 (10.00%) Ajax
4 2 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (30.00%) Physics
1 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (40.00%) BDD
4 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (30.00%) Build Automation
5 6 (30.00%) User Stories
5 6 (30.00%) Integration Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Automated Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Regression Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Test Management
6 5 (25.00%) Performance Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Manual Testing
6 5 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (15.00%) SDLC
7 3 (15.00%) OOP
8 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
8 2 (10.00%) API Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
9 1 (5.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 1 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Java
1 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (40.00%) C#
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
5 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.00%) ISEB
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension (18%), Flex Fund (5%)
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading
360 Resourcing
Salary: very competitive + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago