The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cucumber
Rank 81 128 139
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +11
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 36 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.19% 0.76% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.00% 5.65% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 4
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £47,275
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +15.38%
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
240 301 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 14.57% 13.53% 12.42%
Number of salaries quoted 197 265 249
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in Reading

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Cucumber also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 49 (94.23%) Java
2 43 (82.69%) BDD
3 40 (76.92%) TDD
4 38 (73.08%) OOP
4 38 (73.08%) Scrum
5 37 (71.15%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (59.62%) Eclipse
7 29 (55.77%) Automation Testing
8 27 (51.92%) Data Loss Prevention
8 27 (51.92%) SMTP
9 26 (50.00%) OO
10 23 (44.23%) Selenium
10 23 (44.23%) Gherkin
11 22 (42.31%) Ruby
12 21 (40.38%) Test Strategy
13 18 (34.62%) SDLC
13 18 (34.62%) HTML
14 17 (32.69%) JUnit
14 17 (32.69%) Mockito
14 17 (32.69%) Enterprise Software
15 15 (28.85%) Linux
16 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
16 14 (26.92%) Internet
17 13 (25.00%) SQL
17 13 (25.00%) CSS
18 12 (23.08%) QA
18 12 (23.08%) Ajax
19 11 (21.15%) C#
20 10 (19.23%) C++
20 10 (19.23%) Unix

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.92%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 27 (51.92%) SMTP
2 14 (26.92%) Internet
3 2 (3.85%) HTTP
4 1 (1.92%) SSH
4 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (59.62%) Eclipse
2 23 (44.23%) Selenium
3 17 (32.69%) JUnit
3 17 (32.69%) Mockito
4 9 (17.31%) Git (software)
5 6 (11.54%) Jenkins
6 5 (9.62%) JIRA
6 5 (9.62%) RSpec
7 4 (7.69%) eggPlant
7 4 (7.69%) HP UFT
7 4 (7.69%) JBehave
7 4 (7.69%) Ranorex
7 4 (7.69%) Rational Functional Tester
7 4 (7.69%) SoapUI
7 4 (7.69%) Subversion
8 3 (5.77%) SpecFlow
9 2 (3.85%) JMeter
9 2 (3.85%) LoadRunner
9 2 (3.85%) SilkPerformer
9 2 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (9.62%) Banking
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
1 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.69%) Games
2 4 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (46.15%) Automation Tester
1 24 (46.15%) Tester
2 21 (40.38%) Agile Tester
2 21 (40.38%) Web Automation Tester
2 21 (40.38%) Web Tester
3 17 (32.69%) Java Automation Tester
3 17 (32.69%) Security Tester
4 14 (26.92%) Software Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) C++ Software Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) Java Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) Java Software Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) Security Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) Test Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) Unix Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) Unix Security Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) Web Engineer
6 7 (13.46%) Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (44.23%) Gherkin
2 18 (34.62%) HTML
3 13 (25.00%) CSS
4 12 (23.08%) Ajax
5 6 (11.54%) Web Services
6 5 (9.62%) RESTful
6 5 (9.62%) SOAP
7 2 (3.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (3.85%) STL
8 1 (1.92%) .NET
8 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.92%) jQuery
8 1 (1.92%) React
8 1 (1.92%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.69%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) Linux
2 10 (19.23%) Unix
3 2 (3.85%) Windows
4 1 (1.92%) Android
4 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (82.69%) BDD
2 40 (76.92%) TDD
3 38 (73.08%) OOP
3 38 (73.08%) Scrum
4 37 (71.15%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (55.77%) Automation Testing
6 27 (51.92%) Data Loss Prevention
7 26 (50.00%) OO
8 21 (40.38%) Test Strategy
9 18 (34.62%) SDLC
10 10 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (19.23%) High Availability
10 10 (19.23%) Low Latency
10 10 (19.23%) Multithreading
10 10 (19.23%) Software Engineering
11 6 (11.54%) Test Automation
12 5 (9.62%) Performance Testing
13 4 (7.69%) DevOps
13 4 (7.69%) Software Testing
13 4 (7.69%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (94.23%) Java
2 22 (42.31%) Ruby
3 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 13 (25.00%) SQL
5 11 (21.15%) C#
6 10 (19.23%) C++
7 8 (15.38%) PL/SQL
7 8 (15.38%) T-SQL
8 4 (7.69%) Groovy
8 4 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.08%) QA
2 3 (5.77%) SDET
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) HP
1 4 (7.69%) IBM
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.92%) Capita
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