Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 126 175
Rank change year-on-year -13 +49 +40
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 15 43 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.60% 1.48% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.21% 6.77% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12 38 19
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +23.08% -
10th Percentile £31,400 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £52,125 £55,000 £61,750
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 467 635 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 18.63% 21.90% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 420 559 578
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Buckinghamshire

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in Buckinghamshire

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Buckinghamshire

Cucumber
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 16 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
Milton Keynes -3 13 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Newport Pagnell - 2 £32,000 -
Cucumber
South East

For the 6 months to 16 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (93.33%) Test Automation
2 13 (86.67%) JIRA
2 13 (86.67%) Selenium
3 11 (73.33%) Git (software)
4 9 (60.00%) WebDriver
5 8 (53.33%) Software Testing
5 8 (53.33%) User Stories
6 7 (46.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (46.67%) Defect Management
6 7 (46.67%) Java
6 7 (46.67%) TDD
6 7 (46.67%) Android
7 6 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (40.00%) Bitbucket
8 5 (33.33%) DevOps
8 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (33.33%) QA
8 5 (33.33%) Scrum
8 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 5 (33.33%) SQL
9 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
9 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
9 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
9 4 (26.67%) ISEB
9 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
9 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
9 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (26.67%) BDD
9 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (20.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (20.00%) Sauce Labs
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Redis
3 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) JIRA
1 13 (86.67%) Selenium
2 11 (73.33%) Git (software)
3 9 (60.00%) WebDriver
4 6 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (40.00%) Bitbucket
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
6 3 (20.00%) Appium
6 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 2 (13.33%) NUnit
7 2 (13.33%) SpecFlow
8 1 (6.67%) MSTest
8 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Tester
2 7 (46.67%) Automation Tester
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Test Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Java Automation Tester
4 3 (20.00%) QA Automation Tester
4 3 (20.00%) QA Tester
5 2 (13.33%) Software Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Software Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Lead
6 1 (6.67%) Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 1 (6.67%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) QA Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Gherkin
1 4 (26.67%) REST
2 3 (20.00%) SOAP
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) JPA
3 1 (6.67%) JSON
3 1 (6.67%) Spring
3 1 (6.67%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Android
2 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) DC/OS
3 1 (6.67%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (93.33%) Test Automation
2 8 (53.33%) Software Testing
2 8 (53.33%) User Stories
3 7 (46.67%) Defect Management
3 7 (46.67%) TDD
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (33.33%) DevOps
4 5 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) Acceptance Criteria
5 4 (26.67%) BDD
5 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
5 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
5 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Test Scripting
6 3 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Open Source
6 3 (20.00%) SDLC
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) Apple Swift
4 2 (13.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (26.67%) ISEB
3 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Docker