Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 132 184
Rank change year-on-year +13 +52 +22
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 23 34 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.95% 1.33% 0.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.12% 6.97% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 15
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +29.41% -7.10%
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £70,500 £65,000 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -18.18% +22.22% -21.74%

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 Reading with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 449 488 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 18.48% 19.09% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 413 384 486
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Reading

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in Reading

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Reading over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 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 Reading region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 21 (91.30%) Java
1 21 (91.30%) Selenium
1 21 (91.30%) Test Automation
2 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (47.83%) BDD
4 10 (43.48%) QA
5 9 (39.13%) Test Strategy
6 8 (34.78%) WebDriver
6 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (34.78%) Scrum
7 7 (30.43%) Linux
7 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
7 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
8 6 (26.09%) ISTQB
8 6 (26.09%) C#
8 6 (26.09%) Web Services
8 6 (26.09%) ISEB
8 6 (26.09%) SDET
9 5 (21.74%) SDLC
9 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
9 5 (21.74%) SQL
10 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
10 4 (17.39%) OOP
10 4 (17.39%) Python
10 4 (17.39%) Subversion
10 4 (17.39%) Spring
10 4 (17.39%) TDD
10 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
10 4 (17.39%) SaaS
10 4 (17.39%) REST

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (4.35%) Alfresco
1 1 (4.35%) Confluence
1 1 (4.35%) GeoServer
1 1 (4.35%) JBoss
1 1 (4.35%) Joomla!
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) SaaS
2 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.70%) GitHub
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.35%) Slack
4 1 (4.35%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Diameter Protocol
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) Neo4j
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (91.30%) Selenium
2 8 (34.78%) WebDriver
3 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
3 7 (30.43%) Jenkins
4 4 (17.39%) Subversion
5 3 (13.04%) Eclipse
5 3 (13.04%) JIRA
5 3 (13.04%) JMeter
5 3 (13.04%) JUnit
5 3 (13.04%) SpecFlow
6 2 (8.70%) Appium
6 2 (8.70%) Hudson
6 2 (8.70%) JBehave
6 2 (8.70%) PyCharm
6 2 (8.70%) Robot Framework
6 2 (8.70%) Sahi
6 2 (8.70%) Sikuli
6 2 (8.70%) UI Automator
6 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
7 1 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Test Engineer
2 11 (47.83%) Test Automation Engineer
3 9 (39.13%) Java Engineer
4 8 (34.78%) QA Engineer
4 8 (34.78%) QA Test Engineer
5 6 (26.09%) QA Automation Engineer
6 4 (17.39%) Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Software Engineer
6 4 (17.39%) Software Test Engineer
7 3 (13.04%) Analyst
7 3 (13.04%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (13.04%) QA Analyst
7 3 (13.04%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
8 2 (8.70%) Automation Tester
8 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Tester
9 1 (4.35%) Architect
9 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) Web Services
2 4 (17.39%) REST
2 4 (17.39%) Spring
3 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.70%) CSS
3 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
3 2 (8.70%) HTML
3 2 (8.70%) JMS
4 1 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (4.35%) Ajax
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Camel
4 1 (4.35%) Apache CXF
4 1 (4.35%) GWT
4 1 (4.35%) HTML5
4 1 (4.35%) JPA
4 1 (4.35%) JSF
4 1 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (4.35%) RESTful
4 1 (4.35%) SOAP
4 1 (4.35%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) RIA
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) CentOS
3 2 (8.70%) Android
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Test Automation
2 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (47.83%) BDD
4 9 (39.13%) Test Strategy
5 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (34.78%) Scrum
6 6 (26.09%) SDET
7 5 (21.74%) SDLC
7 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
8 4 (17.39%) API Testing
8 4 (17.39%) OOP
8 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
8 4 (17.39%) TDD
9 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
9 3 (13.04%) OO
9 3 (13.04%) Open Source
9 3 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
10 2 (8.70%) Machine Learning
10 2 (8.70%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) Java
2 6 (26.09%) C#
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) C
6 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.35%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) Groovy
6 1 (4.35%) Java 8
6 1 (4.35%) Perl
6 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) ISEB
1 6 (26.09%) ISTQB
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
3 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (43.48%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Capita
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat