Period
to 13 December 2019

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 13 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 114 122 122
Rank change year-on-year +8 0 +14
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 36 25 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.58% 1.22% 1.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.10% 5.73% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 31 19 53
Reading median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £61,000 £62,500
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% - -4.76%

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 507 436 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 22.29% 21.23% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 412 381 373
Reading median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +10.53% -
10th Percentile £37,275 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £76,250 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +3.09%

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 13 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Reading

For the 6 months to 13 December 2019, 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 30 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 28 (77.78%) Jenkins
3 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (58.33%) Java
5 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 18 (50.00%) JIRA
5 18 (50.00%) Selenium
6 17 (47.22%) BDD
7 16 (44.44%) SaaS
7 16 (44.44%) Scrum
8 15 (41.67%) RESTful
8 15 (41.67%) React
9 14 (38.89%) DevOps
9 14 (38.89%) Node.js
10 13 (36.11%) QA
10 13 (36.11%) Finance
10 13 (36.11%) GitHub
11 12 (33.33%) GitLab
11 12 (33.33%) Slack
11 12 (33.33%) Jest
11 12 (33.33%) Newman
11 12 (33.33%) Cypress.io
12 10 (27.78%) WebDriver
13 9 (25.00%) TDD
13 9 (25.00%) Linux
14 8 (22.22%) Test Scripting
14 8 (22.22%) AWS
14 8 (22.22%) JBehave
14 8 (22.22%) Fintech
14 8 (22.22%) Gherkin

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 2 (5.56%) CMS
1 2 (5.56%) Confluence
1 2 (5.56%) Drupal
1 2 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (5.56%) SugarCRM
1 2 (5.56%) WordPress
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) JBoss
2 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Revive Adserver
Cloud Services
1 16 (44.44%) SaaS
2 13 (36.11%) GitHub
3 12 (33.33%) Slack
4 8 (22.22%) AWS
5 5 (13.89%) Azure
6 3 (8.33%) GCP
7 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) 5G
2 1 (2.78%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) InfluxDB
2 2 (5.56%) Blockchain
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
2 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 18 (50.00%) JIRA
2 18 (50.00%) Selenium
3 12 (33.33%) Cypress.io
3 12 (33.33%) GitLab
3 12 (33.33%) Newman
4 10 (27.78%) WebDriver
5 8 (22.22%) JBehave
6 5 (13.89%) Jasmine
6 5 (13.89%) JMeter
6 5 (13.89%) Mocha
7 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
7 4 (11.11%) Maven
7 4 (11.11%) SpecFlow
8 3 (8.33%) Gatling
8 3 (8.33%) NeoLoad
8 3 (8.33%) REST Assured
9 2 (5.56%) Appium
9 2 (5.56%) CircleCI
9 2 (5.56%) Gradle
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Banking
2 3 (8.33%) Public Sector
3 2 (5.56%) Automotive
3 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Software Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Applications Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Applications Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Developer in Test
5 3 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) QA Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) QA Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) React
1 15 (41.67%) RESTful
2 14 (38.89%) Node.js
3 12 (33.33%) Jest
4 8 (22.22%) Gherkin
5 7 (19.44%) Web Services
6 5 (13.89%) REST
6 5 (13.89%) Spring
7 4 (11.11%) HTML
8 3 (8.33%) CSS
8 3 (8.33%) XML
9 2 (5.56%) .NET
9 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
9 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
9 2 (5.56%) Java EE
9 2 (5.56%) SOAP
9 2 (5.56%) WebdriverIO
10 1 (2.78%) Elastic Stack
10 1 (2.78%) JPA
10 1 (2.78%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Equities
1 2 (5.56%) iPad
1 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Android
2 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (83.33%) Test Automation
2 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (47.22%) BDD
4 16 (44.44%) Scrum
5 14 (38.89%) DevOps
6 9 (25.00%) TDD
7 8 (22.22%) Fintech
7 8 (22.22%) Test Scripting
8 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (19.44%) Test Strategy
9 5 (13.89%) API Testing
9 5 (13.89%) Process Improvement
9 5 (13.89%) Product Management
9 5 (13.89%) QA Automation
10 4 (11.11%) Kanban
10 4 (11.11%) Microservices
10 4 (11.11%) Wireframes
11 3 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
11 3 (8.33%) Structured Programming
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) Java
2 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.67%) C#
4 5 (13.89%) SQL
5 4 (11.11%) C
5 4 (11.11%) Python
6 2 (5.56%) C++
6 2 (5.56%) ES6
7 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) ISEB
3 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 2 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (36.11%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 3 (8.33%) Ansible
2 3 (8.33%) Grafana
2 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.56%) Puppet
3 2 (5.56%) Terraform
4 1 (2.78%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Atlassian
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) Google
2 2 (5.56%) hybris
2 2 (5.56%) Sitecore
2 2 (5.56%) Sun
3 1 (2.78%) AppDynamics
3 1 (2.78%) Dynatrace
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) New Relic
3 1 (2.78%) SaltStack
3 1 (2.78%) Splunk
3 1 (2.78%) VMware