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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 130 145
Rank change year-on-year +38 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 14 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.12% 0.46% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.45% 3.03% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 6
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -12.56%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 Reading with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 257 297 290
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 20.64% 15.18% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 188 269 234
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Reading

Cucumber
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (87.10%) Selenium
3 26 (83.87%) Java
4 24 (77.42%) Jenkins
5 21 (67.74%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (64.52%) BDD
7 19 (61.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 19 (61.29%) WebDriver
7 19 (61.29%) JIRA
8 18 (58.06%) SQL
9 14 (45.16%) Salesforce.com
9 14 (45.16%) XML
9 14 (45.16%) Subversion
9 14 (45.16%) TeamCity
9 14 (45.16%) Git (software)
9 14 (45.16%) RESTful
9 14 (45.16%) AngularJS
9 14 (45.16%) Appium
9 14 (45.16%) Protractor
10 10 (32.26%) SDLC
11 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
12 7 (22.58%) TestNG
12 7 (22.58%) Maven
12 7 (22.58%) Degree
12 7 (22.58%) QA
13 6 (19.35%) Automation Testing
13 6 (19.35%) Gradle
13 6 (19.35%) TDD
13 6 (19.35%) Ant
13 6 (19.35%) Regression Testing

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 27 (87.10%) Selenium
2 24 (77.42%) Jenkins
3 19 (61.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 19 (61.29%) JIRA
3 19 (61.29%) WebDriver
4 14 (45.16%) Appium
4 14 (45.16%) Git (software)
4 14 (45.16%) Protractor
4 14 (45.16%) Subversion
4 14 (45.16%) TeamCity
5 7 (22.58%) Maven
5 7 (22.58%) TestNG
6 6 (19.35%) Ant
6 6 (19.35%) Gradle
7 5 (16.13%) Bugzilla
7 5 (16.13%) FitNesse
7 5 (16.13%) Grunt
7 5 (16.13%) JUnit
7 5 (16.13%) Mocha
8 4 (12.90%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Developer
2 16 (51.61%) Test Engineer
3 14 (45.16%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 14 (45.16%) Software Developer
3 14 (45.16%) Software Engineer
3 14 (45.16%) Software Test Engineer
4 7 (22.58%) Developer in Test
4 7 (22.58%) Test Automation Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Java Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Head of QA
6 5 (16.13%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Principal Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Principal Java Developer
7 4 (12.90%) C++ Team Leader
7 4 (12.90%) Java Team Leader
7 4 (12.90%) Team Leader
7 4 (12.90%) Unix Team Leader
8 2 (6.45%) Test Automation Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Agile Tester
9 1 (3.23%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) AngularJS
1 14 (45.16%) RESTful
1 14 (45.16%) XML
2 4 (12.90%) Ajax
2 4 (12.90%) CSS
2 4 (12.90%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
1 4 (12.90%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (67.74%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (64.52%) BDD
4 10 (32.26%) SDLC
5 6 (19.35%) Automation Testing
5 6 (19.35%) Regression Testing
5 6 (19.35%) Scrum
5 6 (19.35%) TDD
6 5 (16.13%) Build Automation
6 5 (16.13%) Functional Testing
6 5 (16.13%) Mathematics
6 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
6 5 (16.13%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (16.13%) Open Source
6 5 (16.13%) Physics
6 5 (16.13%) User Stories
7 4 (12.90%) Data Loss Prevention
7 4 (12.90%) High Availability
7 4 (12.90%) Low Latency
7 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) Java
2 18 (58.06%) SQL
3 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.90%) C++
4 4 (12.90%) PL/SQL
4 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Salesforce.com
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