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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 138 134 107
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -27
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 7 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.27% 0.21% 1.05%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.57% 1.64% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 21
Average salary £41,250 £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
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
272 304 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.52% 12.47% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 219 253 190
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%

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 21 October 2014.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in Reading

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 8 (53.33%) Selenium
2 7 (46.67%) TDD
2 7 (46.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (40.00%) ISEB
3 6 (40.00%) HTML
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
3 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (40.00%) HTML5
3 6 (40.00%) BDD
4 5 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (33.33%) Sass
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) Advertising
4 5 (33.33%) MVC
4 5 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) .NET
5 4 (26.67%) SOAP
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (26.67%) PhantomJS
5 4 (26.67%) Sinon.JS
5 4 (26.67%) Durandal
5 4 (26.67%) Open Source
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
5 4 (26.67%) Razor View Engine
6 3 (20.00%) nginx
6 3 (20.00%) Test Management

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (20.00%) nginx
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Google App Engine
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Google Apps
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
1 2 (13.33%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (13.33%) Redis
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Selenium
2 7 (46.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (26.67%) PhantomJS
4 4 (26.67%) Sinon.JS
5 3 (20.00%) WebDriver
6 2 (13.33%) JUnit
6 2 (13.33%) JIRA
6 2 (13.33%) jMock
6 2 (13.33%) JMeter
6 2 (13.33%) Spock
6 2 (13.33%) LoadUI
6 2 (13.33%) SoapUI
7 1 (6.67%) eggPlant
7 1 (6.67%) Yeoman
7 1 (6.67%) Xcode
General
1 5 (33.33%) Advertising
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Test Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (13.33%) QA Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) QA Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) HTML
1 6 (40.00%) HTML5
2 5 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (33.33%) Sass
2 5 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (26.67%) SOAP
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 4 (26.67%) Durandal
3 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (26.67%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (13.33%) XML
4 2 (13.33%) Middleware
4 2 (13.33%) COM
4 2 (13.33%) JMS
4 2 (13.33%) JSON
4 2 (13.33%) Django
4 2 (13.33%) REST
5 1 (6.67%) CSS3
5 1 (6.67%) Flot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Open Source
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) User Experience
4 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Android
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Mac OS X
2 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
2 2 (13.33%) Debian
2 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) TDD
2 6 (40.00%) BDD
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) MVC
4 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
5 3 (20.00%) Test Management
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (13.33%) Data Management
6 2 (13.33%) Change Management
6 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Test Planning
6 2 (13.33%) Line Management
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) Coaching
6 2 (13.33%) Analytics
6 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (13.33%) Delphi
4 2 (13.33%) VB
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) ISEB
1 6 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (13.33%) Genesys
2 2 (13.33%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (13.33%) Adobe
2 2 (13.33%) Cognos
2 2 (13.33%) Google
2 2 (13.33%) Tableau
2 2 (13.33%) Akamai
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle