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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 90 132 137
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +5
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 15 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.10% 0.41% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.30% 3.19% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 11
Median salary £55,000 - £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
238 282 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 17.51% 12.88% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 189 240 218
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £74,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 21 January 2017.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in Reading

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 48 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (90.20%) Java
3 38 (74.51%) BDD
4 33 (64.71%) Selenium
5 29 (56.86%) TDD
6 28 (54.90%) Scrum
7 23 (45.10%) OOP
7 23 (45.10%) SMTP
7 23 (45.10%) Data Loss Prevention
8 21 (41.18%) SDLC
8 21 (41.18%) Eclipse
9 20 (39.22%) Jenkins
9 20 (39.22%) Automation Testing
10 18 (35.29%) SQL
11 17 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 17 (33.33%) Linux
11 17 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (29.41%) HTML
13 14 (27.45%) C++
13 14 (27.45%) JUnit
13 14 (27.45%) Unix
13 14 (27.45%) Software Engineering
13 14 (27.45%) Multithreading
13 14 (27.45%) JIRA
13 14 (27.45%) Low Latency
13 14 (27.45%) High Availability
14 13 (25.49%) Gherkin
15 12 (23.53%) Test Strategy
15 12 (23.53%) QA
15 12 (23.53%) WebDriver

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:

Communications & Networking
1 23 (45.10%) SMTP
2 8 (15.69%) Internet
3 2 (3.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 33 (64.71%) Selenium
2 21 (41.18%) Eclipse
3 20 (39.22%) Jenkins
4 14 (27.45%) JIRA
4 14 (27.45%) JUnit
5 12 (23.53%) WebDriver
6 11 (21.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (17.65%) Git (software)
7 9 (17.65%) Mockito
8 7 (13.73%) Maven
8 7 (13.73%) TestNG
9 6 (11.76%) Ant
9 6 (11.76%) Appium
9 6 (11.76%) Gradle
9 6 (11.76%) Protractor
9 6 (11.76%) Subversion
9 6 (11.76%) TeamCity
10 5 (9.80%) FitNesse
10 5 (9.80%) Grunt
10 5 (9.80%) Mocha
General
1 1 (1.96%) Banking
1 1 (1.96%) Finance
1 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Developer
2 14 (27.45%) Automation Tester
2 14 (27.45%) Software Engineer
2 14 (27.45%) Tester
3 12 (23.53%) Agile Tester
3 12 (23.53%) Web Automation Tester
3 12 (23.53%) Web Tester
4 10 (19.61%) Test Engineer
5 9 (17.65%) Developer in Test
5 9 (17.65%) Java Automation Tester
5 9 (17.65%) Java Engineer
5 9 (17.65%) Security Tester
5 9 (17.65%) Test Automation Developer
6 8 (15.69%) C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (15.69%) Head of QA
6 8 (15.69%) Java Software Engineer
6 8 (15.69%) Security Engineer
6 8 (15.69%) Unix Engineer
6 8 (15.69%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 8 (15.69%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) HTML
2 13 (25.49%) Gherkin
3 12 (23.53%) Ajax
3 12 (23.53%) CSS
4 9 (17.65%) RESTful
5 6 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 6 (11.76%) XML
6 3 (5.88%) SOAP
7 2 (3.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (3.92%) STL
8 1 (1.96%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.80%) Mathematics
2 5 (9.80%) Physics
3 4 (7.84%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.92%) User Experience
6 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (33.33%) Linux
2 14 (27.45%) Unix
3 2 (3.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (74.51%) BDD
3 29 (56.86%) TDD
4 28 (54.90%) Scrum
5 23 (45.10%) Data Loss Prevention
5 23 (45.10%) OOP
6 21 (41.18%) SDLC
7 20 (39.22%) Automation Testing
8 17 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (27.45%) High Availability
9 14 (27.45%) Low Latency
9 14 (27.45%) Multithreading
9 14 (27.45%) Software Engineering
10 12 (23.53%) Test Strategy
11 11 (21.57%) OO
12 9 (17.65%) Regression Testing
13 6 (11.76%) Data Security
14 5 (9.80%) Build Automation
14 5 (9.80%) Functional Testing
14 5 (9.80%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (90.20%) Java
2 18 (35.29%) SQL
3 17 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 14 (27.45%) C++
5 12 (23.53%) PL/SQL
5 12 (23.53%) Ruby
5 12 (23.53%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.84%) C#
7 3 (5.88%) Groovy
7 3 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) ISEB
2 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.53%) QA
2 3 (5.88%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Salesforce.com