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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 85 137 132
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 15 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.23% 0.29% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.15% 2.07% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 12
Median salary £55,000 - £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
244 290 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 20.05% 14.10% 13.32%
Number of salaries quoted 184 260 235
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 £38,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 41 (95.35%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (88.37%) Java
3 34 (79.07%) Selenium
4 32 (74.42%) BDD
5 23 (53.49%) Jenkins
6 20 (46.51%) SQL
6 20 (46.51%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (44.19%) TDD
8 18 (41.86%) JIRA
9 17 (39.53%) Scrum
10 16 (37.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 16 (37.21%) WebDriver
10 16 (37.21%) SDLC
11 14 (32.56%) Eclipse
11 14 (32.56%) SMTP
11 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
11 14 (32.56%) OOP
11 14 (32.56%) Data Loss Prevention
12 13 (30.23%) Automation Testing
12 13 (30.23%) RESTful
12 13 (30.23%) Git (software)
13 11 (25.58%) TeamCity
13 11 (25.58%) AngularJS
13 11 (25.58%) Appium
13 11 (25.58%) Protractor
13 11 (25.58%) XML
13 11 (25.58%) HTML
13 11 (25.58%) Linux
13 11 (25.58%) Salesforce.com
13 11 (25.58%) Subversion

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 14 (32.56%) SMTP
2 5 (11.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 34 (79.07%) Selenium
2 23 (53.49%) Jenkins
3 18 (41.86%) JIRA
4 16 (37.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 16 (37.21%) WebDriver
5 14 (32.56%) Eclipse
6 13 (30.23%) Git (software)
7 11 (25.58%) Appium
7 11 (25.58%) Protractor
7 11 (25.58%) Subversion
7 11 (25.58%) TeamCity
8 10 (23.26%) JUnit
9 7 (16.28%) Maven
9 7 (16.28%) TestNG
10 6 (13.95%) Ant
10 6 (13.95%) Gradle
11 5 (11.63%) Bugzilla
11 5 (11.63%) FitNesse
11 5 (11.63%) Grunt
11 5 (11.63%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Developer
2 15 (34.88%) Test Engineer
3 14 (32.56%) Software Engineer
4 11 (25.58%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 11 (25.58%) Software Developer
4 11 (25.58%) Software Test Engineer
5 8 (18.60%) Developer in Test
5 8 (18.60%) Test Automation Developer
6 7 (16.28%) Agile Tester
6 7 (16.28%) Automation Tester
6 7 (16.28%) Head of QA
6 7 (16.28%) Java Developer
6 7 (16.28%) Tester
6 7 (16.28%) Web Automation Tester
6 7 (16.28%) Web Tester
7 5 (11.63%) Java Automation Tester
7 5 (11.63%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Principal Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Principal Java Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.23%) RESTful
2 11 (25.58%) AngularJS
2 11 (25.58%) HTML
2 11 (25.58%) XML
3 9 (20.93%) Ajax
3 9 (20.93%) CSS
4 7 (16.28%) Gherkin
5 2 (4.65%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Computer Science
1 5 (11.63%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (9.30%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Linux
2 9 (20.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (95.35%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (74.42%) BDD
3 20 (46.51%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (44.19%) TDD
5 17 (39.53%) Scrum
6 16 (37.21%) SDLC
7 14 (32.56%) Data Loss Prevention
7 14 (32.56%) OOP
8 13 (30.23%) Automation Testing
9 9 (20.93%) High Availability
9 9 (20.93%) Low Latency
9 9 (20.93%) Multithreading
9 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
10 8 (18.60%) Regression Testing
11 7 (16.28%) Test Strategy
12 6 (13.95%) Data Security
13 5 (11.63%) Build Automation
13 5 (11.63%) Mathematics
13 5 (11.63%) OO
13 5 (11.63%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 38 (88.37%) Java
2 20 (46.51%) SQL
3 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
4 9 (20.93%) C++
4 9 (20.93%) PL/SQL
4 9 (20.93%) T-SQL
5 7 (16.28%) Ruby
6 2 (4.65%) C#
6 2 (4.65%) Groovy
6 2 (4.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) ISEB
2 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) QA
2 3 (6.98%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Salesforce.com