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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 137 - 130
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.21% - 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.77% - 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 3
Average salary £46,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
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
283 228 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.63% 9.74% 12.19%
Number of salaries quoted 231 193 195
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 March 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 14 (87.50%) Selenium
2 12 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 12 (75.00%) ISEB
2 12 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 12 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 8 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 8 (50.00%) Line Management
3 8 (50.00%) Change Management
3 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (50.00%) Degree
4 6 (37.50%) Test Management
5 4 (25.00%) HP
5 4 (25.00%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (25.00%) BDD
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
6 3 (18.75%) C#
6 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
7 2 (12.50%) QA
7 2 (12.50%) .NET
7 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
7 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
7 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
7 2 (12.50%) Gherkin

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 14 (87.50%) Selenium
2 12 (75.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
4 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.25%) Calabash
4 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Test Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Tester
3 2 (12.50%) QA Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Senior QA Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Change Management
1 8 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 8 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 8 (50.00%) Line Management
2 6 (37.50%) Test Management
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (25.00%) BDD
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
5 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (6.25%) DevOps
6 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) ISEB
1 12 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 8 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 12 (75.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Google