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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 188 213
Rank change year-on-year +32 +25  
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 31 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.93% 0.45% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.32% 3.53% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 7
Median salary £53,750 £42,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.47% -29.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £59,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

Cucumber is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 583 566 589
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 17.57% 12.70% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 497 523 450
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Cucumber as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +23 17 £47,500 +11.76%
Maidenhead +16 5 £60,000 +26.98%
Slough +8 2 £65,000 +20.93%
Newbury -6 2 £40,000 -17.94%
Cucumber
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 45 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 45 (81.82%) Selenium
2 44 (80.00%) Java
3 32 (58.18%) Test Automation
4 29 (52.73%) JIRA
5 28 (50.91%) Git (software)
5 28 (50.91%) Jenkins
6 26 (47.27%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (41.82%) BDD
8 20 (36.36%) JavaScript
9 19 (34.55%) Subversion
9 19 (34.55%) WebDriver
9 19 (34.55%) Protractor
10 17 (30.91%) SDET
11 16 (29.09%) Degree
11 16 (29.09%) ISTQB
12 14 (25.45%) SQL
12 14 (25.45%) Python
12 14 (25.45%) Test Strategy
13 13 (23.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 12 (21.82%) Appium
15 11 (20.00%) Docker
15 11 (20.00%) Oracle
15 11 (20.00%) RESTful
15 11 (20.00%) QA
16 10 (18.18%) TDD
16 10 (18.18%) TeamCity
16 10 (18.18%) XML
16 10 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
16 10 (18.18%) Regression Testing

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 (16.36%) Confluence
2 6 (10.91%) WebLogic
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.82%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.64%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.64%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.82%) Bluemix
3 1 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.82%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Diameter Protocol
1 2 (3.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (12.73%) NoSQL
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 45 (81.82%) Selenium
2 29 (52.73%) JIRA
3 28 (50.91%) Git (software)
3 28 (50.91%) Jenkins
4 19 (34.55%) Protractor
4 19 (34.55%) Subversion
4 19 (34.55%) WebDriver
5 13 (23.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (21.82%) Appium
7 10 (18.18%) TeamCity
8 8 (14.55%) Mocha
9 7 (12.73%) Maven
9 7 (12.73%) Vagrant
10 5 (9.09%) Eclipse
10 5 (9.09%) LoadRunner
11 4 (7.27%) JMeter
11 4 (7.27%) Mockito
12 3 (5.45%) Grunt
12 3 (5.45%) Hudson
12 3 (5.45%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (16.36%) Telecoms
2 7 (12.73%) Finance
3 5 (9.09%) Retail
4 3 (5.45%) Electronics
4 3 (5.45%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.45%) Marketing
5 2 (3.64%) Banking
5 2 (3.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (34.55%) Developer
2 12 (21.82%) Software Developer
3 11 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 11 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 11 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 10 (18.18%) Analyst
4 10 (18.18%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 9 (16.36%) Developer in Test
6 8 (14.55%) Automation Test Analyst
6 8 (14.55%) Test Analyst
6 8 (14.55%) Test Automation Developer
7 6 (10.91%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) Automation Tester
8 5 (9.09%) Java Developer
8 5 (9.09%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 5 (9.09%) Test Automation Specialist
8 5 (9.09%) Test Manager
8 5 (9.09%) Test Specialist
8 5 (9.09%) Tester
9 4 (7.27%) Test Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.00%) RESTful
2 10 (18.18%) AngularJS
2 10 (18.18%) XML
3 8 (14.55%) Web Services
4 7 (12.73%) Node.js
5 6 (10.91%) HTML
5 6 (10.91%) SOAP
6 4 (7.27%) HTML5
6 4 (7.27%) Middleware
7 3 (5.45%) REST
8 2 (3.64%) Ajax
8 2 (3.64%) CSS
8 2 (3.64%) Gherkin
8 2 (3.64%) Hibernate
8 2 (3.64%) jQuery
8 2 (3.64%) Spring
9 1 (1.82%) Behat
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Mobile App
2 7 (12.73%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
4 5 (9.09%) N-Tier
5 4 (7.27%) Virtual Team
6 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.64%) PMI
8 1 (1.82%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) Linux
2 6 (10.91%) Android
3 5 (9.09%) Windows
4 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
4 4 (7.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (58.18%) Test Automation
3 26 (47.27%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (41.82%) BDD
5 17 (30.91%) SDET
6 14 (25.45%) Test Strategy
7 10 (18.18%) Coaching
7 10 (18.18%) DevOps
7 10 (18.18%) Regression Testing
7 10 (18.18%) TDD
8 9 (16.36%) Web Development
9 8 (14.55%) Build Automation
10 7 (12.73%) Configuration Management
10 7 (12.73%) Open Source
10 7 (12.73%) Software Engineering
11 6 (10.91%) Test Scripting
12 5 (9.09%) API Testing
12 5 (9.09%) Software Testing
12 5 (9.09%) User Stories
13 4 (7.27%) Defect Tracking
Programming Languages
1 44 (80.00%) Java
2 20 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 14 (25.45%) Python
3 14 (25.45%) SQL
4 7 (12.73%) C#
5 5 (9.09%) C++
5 5 (9.09%) Perl
6 4 (7.27%) Apple Swift
6 4 (7.27%) Bash Shell
6 4 (7.27%) C
6 4 (7.27%) Objective-C
7 3 (5.45%) Ruby
8 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.82%) Groovy
9 1 (1.82%) Jython
9 1 (1.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (29.09%) Degree
1 16 (29.09%) ISTQB
2 9 (16.36%) ISEB
2 9 (16.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (12.73%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (10.91%) PMI Certification
5 4 (7.27%) PMP
6 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (14.55%) Ansible
1 8 (14.55%) Kubernetes
2 4 (7.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (20.00%) Oracle
2 10 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (7.27%) Green Hat
4 3 (5.45%) SAP
5 2 (3.64%) IBM
5 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.64%) Omniture
6 1 (1.82%) Google
6 1 (1.82%) HP