Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 187 227
Rank change year-on-year -8 +40 +60
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 69 71 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.12% 1.13% 0.90%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.54% 6.04% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 51 82 44
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +2.56% -7.14%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £39,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £63,625 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 1,055 1,176 1,250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.13% 18.67% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 930 973 1,081
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £67,500
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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +1 25 £45,000 -14.29% 9
Newbury +14 22 £44,500 -11.00% 1
Maidenhead -21 12 £60,000 +33.33%
Wokingham - 1 £45,000 -
Cucumber
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 (75.36%) Test Automation
2 48 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (59.42%) BDD
4 36 (52.17%) Java
5 34 (49.28%) Selenium
6 24 (34.78%) C#
7 22 (31.88%) Jenkins
8 21 (30.43%) Scrum
9 20 (28.99%) Software Engineering
9 20 (28.99%) JavaScript
9 20 (28.99%) SQL
10 19 (27.54%) Software Testing
10 19 (27.54%) Microservices
10 19 (27.54%) SDLC
10 19 (27.54%) SpecFlow
10 19 (27.54%) Git (software)
11 18 (26.09%) Open Source
11 18 (26.09%) Python
12 17 (24.64%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (23.19%) Degree
14 15 (21.74%) Finance
14 15 (21.74%) GitHub
15 14 (20.29%) NoSQL
15 14 (20.29%) Linux
15 14 (20.29%) OOP
15 14 (20.29%) QA
16 13 (18.84%) ISTQB
16 13 (18.84%) Atlassian
16 13 (18.84%) Node.js
16 13 (18.84%) Docker

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 11 (15.94%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (8.70%) Apache Solr
3 4 (5.80%) Confluence
3 4 (5.80%) nginx
3 4 (5.80%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.90%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.45%) Apache
5 1 (1.45%) Liferay
5 1 (1.45%) Traffic Server
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.74%) GitHub
2 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (13.04%) Serverless
4 6 (8.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 6 (8.70%) npm
5 5 (7.25%) Azure Functions
6 4 (5.80%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (5.80%) Amazon S3
6 4 (5.80%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (5.80%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (5.80%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (5.80%) CloudFront
6 4 (5.80%) Route 53
6 4 (5.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (4.35%) SaaS
8 2 (2.90%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (1.45%) OpenShift
9 1 (1.45%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) Firewall
1 4 (5.80%) Internet
1 4 (5.80%) SNMP
1 4 (5.80%) VPN
2 2 (2.90%) AMQP
3 1 (1.45%) 2G
3 1 (1.45%) 3G
3 1 (1.45%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.29%) NoSQL
2 8 (11.59%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.80%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (5.80%) Big Data
3 4 (5.80%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.80%) MySQL
4 2 (2.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (2.90%) Amazon QuickSight
4 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.90%) Hazelcast
4 2 (2.90%) Pentaho
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.45%) Redis
5 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (49.28%) Selenium
2 22 (31.88%) Jenkins
3 19 (27.54%) Git (software)
3 19 (27.54%) SpecFlow
4 11 (15.94%) WebDriver
5 10 (14.49%) Subversion
6 8 (11.59%) JIRA
7 7 (10.14%) Appium
7 7 (10.14%) JMeter
8 6 (8.70%) Bower
8 6 (8.70%) Grunt
8 6 (8.70%) gulp
8 6 (8.70%) Vagrant
9 5 (7.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (7.25%) NUnit
9 5 (7.25%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (5.80%) Eclipse
10 4 (5.80%) UI Automator
10 4 (5.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (21.74%) Finance
2 8 (11.59%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.70%) Electronics
3 6 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (31.88%) Test Engineer
2 15 (21.74%) Developer
3 13 (18.84%) Test Automation Engineer
4 10 (14.49%) Software Engineer
5 9 (13.04%) Software Test Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) Tester
7 6 (8.70%) Automation Tester
7 6 (8.70%) Principal Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) QA Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) Developer in Test
8 5 (7.25%) Java Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Java Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) Senior DevOps
9 4 (5.80%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Test Automation Developer
10 3 (4.35%) QA Test Engineer
10 3 (4.35%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.84%) Node.js
2 10 (14.49%) Gherkin
3 9 (13.04%) .NET
3 9 (13.04%) RESTful
4 7 (10.14%) Web Services
5 6 (8.70%) J2EE
5 6 (8.70%) React
5 6 (8.70%) VCL
6 5 (7.25%) .NET Framework
6 5 (7.25%) AngularJS
6 5 (7.25%) CSS
6 5 (7.25%) HTML
6 5 (7.25%) REST
6 5 (7.25%) SOAP
7 4 (5.80%) Spring
8 3 (4.35%) Hibernate
8 3 (4.35%) Swagger
9 2 (2.90%) Chai
9 2 (2.90%) GraphQL
9 2 (2.90%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.80%) Private Cloud
5 3 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.90%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.45%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.45%) Handset
7 1 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.29%) Linux
2 6 (8.70%) Android
2 6 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (5.80%) CentOS
4 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (75.36%) Test Automation
2 48 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (59.42%) BDD
4 21 (30.43%) Scrum
5 20 (28.99%) Software Engineering
6 19 (27.54%) Microservices
6 19 (27.54%) SDLC
6 19 (27.54%) Software Testing
7 18 (26.09%) Open Source
8 17 (24.64%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (20.29%) OOP
10 13 (18.84%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (18.84%) Continuous Deployment
11 12 (17.39%) Deployment Automation
11 12 (17.39%) High Availability
11 12 (17.39%) Process Improvement
12 9 (13.04%) DevOps
12 9 (13.04%) Mathematics
13 8 (11.59%) Problem-Solving
13 8 (11.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (52.17%) Java
2 24 (34.78%) C#
3 20 (28.99%) JavaScript
3 20 (28.99%) SQL
4 18 (26.09%) Python
5 10 (14.49%) Shell Script
6 7 (10.14%) Ruby
7 6 (8.70%) PHP
8 2 (2.90%) C++
8 2 (2.90%) Java 8
9 1 (1.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (23.19%) Degree
2 13 (18.84%) ISTQB
3 12 (17.39%) ISEB
4 11 (15.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (11.59%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.29%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (18.84%) Docker
2 6 (8.70%) Varnish
3 4 (5.80%) Firmware
3 4 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.80%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.45%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 9 (13.04%) Ansible
2 6 (8.70%) Kubernetes
2 6 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (8.70%) Terraform
3 5 (7.25%) Puppet
4 4 (5.80%) Docker Swarm
4 4 (5.80%) Mesos
4 4 (5.80%) Nagios
4 4 (5.80%) Rancher
4 4 (5.80%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (18.84%) Atlassian
2 11 (15.94%) Oracle
3 6 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.80%) VMware
6 2 (2.90%) Birst
6 2 (2.90%) SAP