Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 219 278
Rank change year-on-year +50 +59 +14
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 89 63 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.37% 0.80% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.27% 5.35% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 91 35 37
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +8.81%
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £66,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +12.50%

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 1,224 1,178 1,306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.85% 15.00% 12.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,036 990 1,130
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 16 January 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 16 January 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
Reading +4 39 £52,500 -4.55% 7
Newbury -1 22 £50,000 +11.11%
Maidenhead - 7 £50,000 - 2
Slough 0 1 £62,500 -
Cucumber
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 72 (80.90%) Selenium
2 70 (78.65%) Test Automation
3 69 (77.53%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (75.28%) Java
5 52 (58.43%) BDD
6 39 (43.82%) Scrum
7 37 (41.57%) WebDriver
8 33 (37.08%) Git (software)
9 30 (33.71%) Jenkins
9 30 (33.71%) QA
10 26 (29.21%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (26.97%) ISTQB
12 22 (24.72%) TDD
12 22 (24.72%) JavaScript
13 21 (23.60%) ISEB
13 21 (23.60%) Microservices
14 19 (21.35%) Finance
14 19 (21.35%) HTML
14 19 (21.35%) CSS
14 19 (21.35%) Degree
15 18 (20.22%) JIRA
15 18 (20.22%) Subversion
15 18 (20.22%) Web Services
15 18 (20.22%) SQL
15 18 (20.22%) DevOps
15 18 (20.22%) AngularJS
16 17 (19.10%) Software Testing
17 16 (17.98%) Maven
17 16 (17.98%) C#
17 16 (17.98%) Linux

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 9 (10.11%) Apache
1 9 (10.11%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.37%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (3.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.25%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.36%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.74%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.37%) SaaS
3 3 (3.37%) Tricentis Tosca
4 1 (1.12%) AWS OpsWorks
4 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) DSL
1 1 (1.12%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.85%) MySQL
2 8 (8.99%) MariaDB
3 5 (5.62%) Hadoop
3 5 (5.62%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.49%) Neo4j
4 4 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.12%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 72 (80.90%) Selenium
2 37 (41.57%) WebDriver
3 33 (37.08%) Git (software)
4 30 (33.71%) Jenkins
5 18 (20.22%) JIRA
5 18 (20.22%) Subversion
6 16 (17.98%) Maven
7 11 (12.36%) JMeter
8 9 (10.11%) Appium
8 9 (10.11%) JUnit
8 9 (10.11%) LoadRunner
8 9 (10.11%) Protractor
9 8 (8.99%) IntelliJ
9 8 (8.99%) Jasmine
9 8 (8.99%) JBehave
10 7 (7.87%) SpecFlow
11 6 (6.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (6.74%) Codeception
11 6 (6.74%) HP UFT
11 6 (6.74%) PhantomJS
General
1 19 (21.35%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Telecoms
3 8 (8.99%) Electronics
3 8 (8.99%) Manufacturing
3 8 (8.99%) Marketing
4 6 (6.74%) Retail
5 2 (2.25%) Banking
5 2 (2.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (21.35%) Developer
1 19 (21.35%) Java Engineer
1 19 (21.35%) Test Automation Engineer
1 19 (21.35%) Test Engineer
2 16 (17.98%) Analyst
3 10 (11.24%) QA Engineer
4 9 (10.11%) Test Analyst
5 8 (8.99%) Automation Test Analyst
5 8 (8.99%) Automation Tester
5 8 (8.99%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (8.99%) Tester
6 7 (7.87%) Developer in Test
6 7 (7.87%) QA Automation Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Architect
7 6 (6.74%) HTML Developer
7 6 (6.74%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (6.74%) QA Analyst
7 6 (6.74%) QA Test Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.35%) CSS
1 19 (21.35%) HTML
2 18 (20.22%) AngularJS
2 18 (20.22%) Web Services
3 14 (15.73%) Spring
4 12 (13.48%) Gherkin
5 9 (10.11%) Java EE
5 9 (10.11%) Middleware
6 8 (8.99%) Drools
6 8 (8.99%) KnockoutJS
6 8 (8.99%) Polymer
6 8 (8.99%) React
6 8 (8.99%) RESTful
7 7 (7.87%) XML
8 6 (6.74%) Behat
8 6 (6.74%) Hibernate
8 6 (6.74%) jQuery
8 6 (6.74%) JSON
8 6 (6.74%) REST
8 6 (6.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.36%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.11%) Management Information System
2 9 (10.11%) User Experience
3 8 (8.99%) Mobile App
4 7 (7.87%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.49%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.37%) Virtual Team
7 2 (2.25%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.98%) Linux
2 8 (8.99%) Unix
3 4 (4.49%) Android
3 4 (4.49%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.37%) Windows
4 3 (3.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (78.65%) Test Automation
2 69 (77.53%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (58.43%) BDD
4 39 (43.82%) Scrum
5 26 (29.21%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (24.72%) TDD
7 21 (23.60%) Microservices
8 18 (20.22%) DevOps
9 17 (19.10%) Software Testing
10 14 (15.73%) Web Development
11 13 (14.61%) Open Source
12 12 (13.48%) SDLC
12 12 (13.48%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (12.36%) SDET
14 10 (11.24%) API Testing
14 10 (11.24%) Test Strategy
15 9 (10.11%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (10.11%) Functional Testing
15 9 (10.11%) Manual Testing
15 9 (10.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 67 (75.28%) Java
2 22 (24.72%) JavaScript
3 18 (20.22%) SQL
4 16 (17.98%) C#
5 8 (8.99%) Ruby
6 6 (6.74%) PHP
7 4 (4.49%) Groovy
8 3 (3.37%) Perl
8 3 (3.37%) Python
9 1 (1.12%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (26.97%) ISTQB
2 21 (23.60%) ISEB
3 19 (21.35%) Degree
4 12 (13.48%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (3.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (3.37%) PMI Certification
5 3 (3.37%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (33.71%) QA
2 3 (3.37%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (13.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (8.99%) Galera Cluster
1 8 (8.99%) OpenNebula
2 5 (5.62%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.37%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.12%) Ansible
4 1 (1.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (10.11%) Oracle
2 8 (8.99%) SAP
3 3 (3.37%) HP
4 2 (2.25%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.12%) Capita
5 1 (1.12%) IBM
5 1 (1.12%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (1.12%) Microsoft