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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 137 135 115
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -20
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 5 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.20% 0.087% 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.53% 0.72% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 15
Average salary £41,250 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -3.57%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
327 277 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.00% 12.00% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 262 233 212
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £65,000
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 22 September 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 (53.85%) TDD
2 6 (46.15%) Selenium
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 6 (46.15%) HTML5
2 6 (46.15%) BDD
3 5 (38.46%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (38.46%) Sass
3 5 (38.46%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) QuickTest Pro
3 5 (38.46%) MVC
3 5 (38.46%) Advertising
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
4 4 (30.77%) ISEB
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 4 (30.77%) SOAP
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (30.77%) PhantomJS
4 4 (30.77%) Sinon.JS
4 4 (30.77%) Durandal
4 4 (30.77%) Razor View Engine
4 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
4 4 (30.77%) Open Source
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (23.08%) QA
5 3 (23.08%) WebDriver
5 3 (23.08%) Android

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (23.08%) nginx
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Google App Engine
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Google Apps
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
1 2 (15.38%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Redis
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Selenium
1 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 5 (38.46%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (30.77%) PhantomJS
3 4 (30.77%) Sinon.JS
4 3 (23.08%) WebDriver
5 2 (15.38%) JUnit
5 2 (15.38%) JMeter
5 2 (15.38%) JIRA
5 2 (15.38%) jMock
5 2 (15.38%) SoapUI
5 2 (15.38%) LoadUI
6 1 (7.69%) eggPlant
6 1 (7.69%) Yeoman
6 1 (7.69%) Xcode
General
1 5 (38.46%) Advertising
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Test Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
4 2 (15.38%) QA Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) QA Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
1 6 (46.15%) HTML5
2 5 (38.46%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (38.46%) Sass
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 4 (30.77%) SOAP
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 4 (30.77%) Durandal
3 4 (30.77%) Razor View Engine
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (15.38%) COM
4 2 (15.38%) JMS
4 2 (15.38%) Middleware
4 2 (15.38%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) JSON
4 2 (15.38%) Django
4 2 (15.38%) REST
5 1 (7.69%) FusionCharts
5 1 (7.69%) Flot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Open Source
2 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Android
2 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Debian
2 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
2 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) TDD
2 6 (46.15%) BDD
3 5 (38.46%) MVC
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Data Management
5 2 (15.38%) Test Management
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
5 2 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
6 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) VB
4 2 (15.38%) Delphi
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ISTQB
1 4 (30.77%) ISEB
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe
2 2 (15.38%) Cognos
2 2 (15.38%) Genesys
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (15.38%) Google
2 2 (15.38%) Tableau
2 2 (15.38%) Akamai
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle