Period
to 17 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Cucumber skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cucumber over the 6 months to 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 209 263
Rank change year-on-year +11 +54 +25
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 71 58 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.05% 0.87% 0.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.97% 4.79% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 59 54 43
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +22.22% -21.74%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,125 £67,750
South East median annual salary £45,250 £47,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year -4.74% +12.43% -6.11%

Cucumber is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,189 1,212 1,166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.64% 18.20% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,026 1,010 1,037
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £66,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Cucumber as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Berkshire

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cucumber in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Cucumber in Berkshire

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Berkshire over the 6 months to 17 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Berkshire

Cucumber
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 17 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury +7 27 £40,000 - 5
Reading +14 23 £55,000 - 5
Maidenhead -34 10 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Slough +7 1 £50,000 -23.08%
Wokingham -10 1 £45,000 +104.55%
Cucumber
South East

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, IT jobs citing Cucumber also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 52 (73.24%) Test Automation
2 47 (66.20%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (60.56%) BDD
4 37 (52.11%) Selenium
5 35 (49.30%) Java
5 35 (49.30%) Jenkins
6 32 (45.07%) Scrum
7 30 (42.25%) TDD
8 26 (36.62%) Software Testing
8 26 (36.62%) Linux
8 26 (36.62%) ISEB
9 21 (29.58%) JIRA
10 20 (28.17%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (23.94%) Finance
11 17 (23.94%) QA
12 16 (22.54%) ISTQB
12 16 (22.54%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (22.54%) Gherkin
12 16 (22.54%) SDLC
13 14 (19.72%) Docker
13 14 (19.72%) Microservices
14 13 (18.31%) Performance Testing
14 13 (18.31%) Git (software)
14 13 (18.31%) Ubuntu
14 13 (18.31%) SQL
15 12 (16.90%) Windows
15 12 (16.90%) Software Engineering
15 12 (16.90%) VMware
15 12 (16.90%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (16.90%) NoSQL

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.63%) OpenStack
2 3 (4.23%) Apache
2 3 (4.23%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.82%) Confluence
3 2 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.41%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.41%) GeoServer
4 1 (1.41%) JBoss
4 1 (1.41%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.68%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.04%) SaaS
3 4 (5.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 4 (5.63%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.82%) GitHub
5 2 (2.82%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.41%) Slack
6 1 (1.41%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) AMQP
2 2 (2.82%) Diameter Protocol
2 2 (2.82%) Internet
3 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.54%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (16.90%) NoSQL
3 9 (12.68%) MySQL
4 5 (7.04%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (5.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (5.63%) Amazon QuickSight
5 4 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.63%) Hazelcast
5 4 (5.63%) Pentaho
5 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.23%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.23%) Neo4j
7 2 (2.82%) MariaDB
7 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 37 (52.11%) Selenium
2 35 (49.30%) Jenkins
3 21 (29.58%) JIRA
4 13 (18.31%) Git (software)
5 11 (15.49%) WebDriver
6 10 (14.08%) JUnit
6 10 (14.08%) SpecFlow
7 7 (9.86%) Ant
7 7 (9.86%) JMeter
8 6 (8.45%) Subversion
9 5 (7.04%) JBehave
9 5 (7.04%) Maven
10 4 (5.63%) Eclipse
10 4 (5.63%) FitNesse
10 4 (5.63%) Gatling
11 3 (4.23%) Appium
11 3 (4.23%) IntelliJ
11 3 (4.23%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (2.82%) Robot Framework
12 2 (2.82%) UI Automator
General
1 17 (23.94%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.63%) Electronics
3 4 (5.63%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.63%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (26.76%) Test Engineer
2 17 (23.94%) Tester
3 16 (22.54%) Java Engineer
4 15 (21.13%) Test Automation Engineer
5 12 (16.90%) QA Engineer
5 12 (16.90%) Software Tester
6 11 (15.49%) Developer
7 10 (14.08%) Analyst
7 10 (14.08%) Software Engineer
8 9 (12.68%) Java Developer
8 9 (12.68%) Manual Tester
8 9 (12.68%) QA Test Engineer
9 7 (9.86%) Java Software Engineer
9 7 (9.86%) QA Automation Engineer
10 5 (7.04%) QA Analyst
10 5 (7.04%) QA Test Analyst
10 5 (7.04%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (7.04%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 5 (7.04%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (7.04%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.54%) Gherkin
2 10 (14.08%) AngularJS
2 10 (14.08%) Spring
2 10 (14.08%) Web Services
3 8 (11.27%) CSS
3 8 (11.27%) Hibernate
3 8 (11.27%) HTML
4 7 (9.86%) JPA
4 7 (9.86%) Middleware
4 7 (9.86%) REST
5 5 (7.04%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (7.04%) RESTful
6 4 (5.63%) J2EE
7 2 (2.82%) Drools
7 2 (2.82%) GWT
7 2 (2.82%) Java EE
7 2 (2.82%) JMS
7 2 (2.82%) Kafka
7 2 (2.82%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (2.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.04%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.63%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (4.23%) User Experience
5 2 (2.82%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.41%) Blog
6 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.41%) Fintech
6 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.41%) RIA
6 1 (1.41%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (36.62%) Linux
2 13 (18.31%) Ubuntu
3 12 (16.90%) Windows
4 3 (4.23%) Android
4 3 (4.23%) CentOS
5 2 (2.82%) Unix
6 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (73.24%) Test Automation
2 47 (66.20%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (60.56%) BDD
4 32 (45.07%) Scrum
5 30 (42.25%) TDD
6 26 (36.62%) Software Testing
7 20 (28.17%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (22.54%) SDLC
9 14 (19.72%) Microservices
10 13 (18.31%) Performance Testing
11 12 (16.90%) Problem-Solving
11 12 (16.90%) Scenario Testing
11 12 (16.90%) Software Engineering
12 10 (14.08%) DevOps
12 10 (14.08%) Test Strategy
13 9 (12.68%) Deployment Automation
13 9 (12.68%) Process Improvement
14 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (9.86%) Continuous Delivery
15 7 (9.86%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 35 (49.30%) Java
2 13 (18.31%) SQL
3 11 (15.49%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.27%) Java 8
5 7 (9.86%) C#
6 5 (7.04%) Python
7 2 (2.82%) C
7 2 (2.82%) Ruby
8 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.41%) C++
8 1 (1.41%) Groovy
8 1 (1.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (36.62%) ISEB
2 16 (22.54%) ISTQB
3 9 (12.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (5.63%) Degree
5 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (23.94%) QA
2 3 (4.23%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (19.72%) Docker
2 12 (16.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (12.68%) Ansible
2 4 (5.63%) Kubernetes
2 4 (5.63%) Terraform
3 2 (2.82%) Galera Cluster
3 2 (2.82%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 12 (16.90%) VMware
2 9 (12.68%) Atlassian
3 4 (5.63%) Birst
3 4 (5.63%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.63%) Oracle
3 4 (5.63%) SAP
4 1 (1.41%) Capita
4 1 (1.41%) Red Hat