Period
to 18 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 157 179
Rank change year-on-year +23 +22 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 45 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.51% 0.44% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.30% 2.16% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 46 11 10
Oxfordshire median annual salary £60,500 £62,500 £58,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.20% +7.30% +37.06%
10th Percentile £38,625 £45,000 £50,525
90th Percentile £76,000 £77,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 714 556 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 23.92% 20.26% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 650 499 594
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £34,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,025 £67,500 £61,775
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Oxfordshire

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in Oxfordshire

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Oxfordshire

Cucumber
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Oxford -11 29 £65,000 +4.00% 4
Wallingford - 1 £43,500 - 1
Abingdon - 1 £65,000 -
Kidlington - 1 £66,000 -
Cucumber
South East

For the 6 months to 18 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 44 (97.78%) Test Automation
2 43 (95.56%) Selenium
2 43 (95.56%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (84.44%) QA
4 35 (77.78%) Java
5 29 (64.44%) BDD
6 25 (55.56%) Gherkin
7 23 (51.11%) Scrum
7 23 (51.11%) JavaScript
8 22 (48.89%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (42.22%) Confluence
9 19 (42.22%) Amazon AWS
9 19 (42.22%) JIRA
9 19 (42.22%) TDD
10 17 (37.78%) Kanban
10 17 (37.78%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (35.56%) Manual Testing
12 15 (33.33%) WebDriver
13 14 (31.11%) Process Improvement
13 14 (31.11%) JUnit
13 14 (31.11%) User Stories
14 13 (28.89%) API Testing
14 13 (28.89%) C++
15 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
15 12 (26.67%) SQL
15 12 (26.67%) SOAP
16 11 (24.44%) Jenkins
16 11 (24.44%) C#
17 10 (22.22%) JMeter
17 10 (22.22%) ISTQB

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 19 (42.22%) Confluence
2 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (42.22%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.22%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 43 (95.56%) Selenium
2 19 (42.22%) JIRA
3 15 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 14 (31.11%) JUnit
5 11 (24.44%) Jenkins
6 10 (22.22%) JMeter
7 9 (20.00%) HP UFT
7 9 (20.00%) LoadRunner
7 9 (20.00%) Zephyr
8 7 (15.56%) SoapUI
9 6 (13.33%) Maven
9 6 (13.33%) SpecFlow
10 1 (2.22%) FitNesse
10 1 (2.22%) Gatling
10 1 (2.22%) IntelliJ
10 1 (2.22%) JBehave
10 1 (2.22%) Mockito
General
1 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (64.44%) Analyst
2 26 (57.78%) Test Analyst
3 16 (35.56%) Automation Test Analyst
3 16 (35.56%) Test Engineer
4 13 (28.89%) Agile Test Analyst
4 13 (28.89%) QA Engineer
5 12 (26.67%) QA Analyst
5 12 (26.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 10 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (22.22%) Senior Test Analyst
7 9 (20.00%) Principal Test Analyst
7 9 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
7 9 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
8 8 (17.78%) Senior Test Engineer
9 7 (15.56%) Developer
9 7 (15.56%) QA Automation Engineer
10 6 (13.33%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
10 6 (13.33%) Test Automation Engineer
11 5 (11.11%) QA Automation Analyst
12 4 (8.89%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (55.56%) Gherkin
2 12 (26.67%) SOAP
3 7 (15.56%) AngularJS
3 7 (15.56%) Spring Boot
3 7 (15.56%) Web Services
4 6 (13.33%) CSS
4 6 (13.33%) HTML
4 6 (13.33%) JSON
4 6 (13.33%) Spring
5 5 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 5 (11.11%) JSF
5 5 (11.11%) JSP
5 5 (11.11%) React
5 5 (11.11%) REST
5 5 (11.11%) Spring MVC
6 3 (6.67%) Node.js
7 1 (2.22%) .NET
7 1 (2.22%) jQuery
7 1 (2.22%) RESTful
7 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.22%) Life Science
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Linux
1 1 (2.22%) Windows
1 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
1 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (97.78%) Test Automation
2 43 (95.56%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (64.44%) BDD
4 23 (51.11%) Scrum
5 22 (48.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (42.22%) TDD
7 17 (37.78%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (37.78%) Kanban
8 16 (35.56%) Manual Testing
9 14 (31.11%) Process Improvement
9 14 (31.11%) User Stories
10 13 (28.89%) API Testing
11 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
12 10 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
12 10 (22.22%) Test Strategy
13 9 (20.00%) Coaching
13 9 (20.00%) DevOps
13 9 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
13 9 (20.00%) Product Management
13 9 (20.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 35 (77.78%) Java
2 23 (51.11%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.89%) C++
4 12 (26.67%) SQL
5 11 (24.44%) C#
6 9 (20.00%) Python
7 5 (11.11%) Ruby
8 3 (6.67%) Go
9 2 (4.44%) C
9 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.22%) Scala
10 1 (2.22%) VB
10 1 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 9 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (84.44%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Docker
2 1 (2.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.22%) Packer
1 1 (2.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) HP
1 9 (20.00%) Micro Focus
2 5 (11.11%) Google
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) Talend
3 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.22%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.22%) Twitter