Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 131 206
Rank change year-on-year +13 +75 -11
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 36 48 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.39% 1.65% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.23% 10.41% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 53 30 9
Reading median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +29.41% -11.92%
10th Percentile £41,350 £46,250 £40,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,375 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +8.81%

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 498 461 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 19.24% 15.83% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 431 350 545
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £46,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.95% -1.58% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,375 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £62,500
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 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 33 (91.67%) Selenium
2 32 (88.89%) Test Automation
3 29 (80.56%) Java
4 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (61.11%) WebDriver
5 18 (50.00%) BDD
6 17 (47.22%) QA
6 17 (47.22%) Scrum
7 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 11 (30.56%) ISTQB
8 11 (30.56%) ISEB
9 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (27.78%) Test Strategy
10 8 (22.22%) SDLC
10 8 (22.22%) Degree
10 8 (22.22%) TDD
11 7 (19.44%) JMeter
11 7 (19.44%) LoadRunner
11 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
11 7 (19.44%) Test Scripting
11 7 (19.44%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (19.44%) API Testing
11 7 (19.44%) SDET
11 7 (19.44%) Functional Testing
12 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
12 6 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
12 6 (16.67%) Manual Testing
12 6 (16.67%) Software Testing
12 6 (16.67%) C#
12 6 (16.67%) Maven

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 (2.78%) Alfresco
1 1 (2.78%) Confluence
1 1 (2.78%) GeoServer
1 1 (2.78%) JBoss
1 1 (2.78%) Joomla!
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.33%) SaaS
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) Slack
3 1 (2.78%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
1 1 (2.78%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
1 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) Neo4j
2 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (91.67%) Selenium
2 22 (61.11%) WebDriver
3 12 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 7 (19.44%) JMeter
4 7 (19.44%) LoadRunner
5 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 6 (16.67%) Maven
6 5 (13.89%) Subversion
7 4 (11.11%) HP UFT
7 4 (11.11%) IntelliJ
7 4 (11.11%) JUnit
8 3 (8.33%) Eclipse
8 3 (8.33%) Gatling
8 3 (8.33%) JBehave
8 3 (8.33%) JIRA
8 3 (8.33%) NetBeans
8 3 (8.33%) Robot Framework
8 3 (8.33%) SpecFlow
8 3 (8.33%) TestLink
8 3 (8.33%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Test Automation Engineer
1 13 (36.11%) Test Engineer
2 11 (30.56%) Java Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Developer
3 6 (16.67%) QA Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) QA Automation Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) QA Test Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Test Leader
5 4 (11.11%) Developer in Test
5 4 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 4 (11.11%) Test Team Leader
6 3 (8.33%) Automation Tester
6 3 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Automation Tester
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Tester
6 3 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) Spring
1 5 (13.89%) Web Services
2 4 (11.11%) SOAP
3 3 (8.33%) REST
3 3 (8.33%) RESTful
4 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.56%) CSS
4 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
4 2 (5.56%) HTML
5 1 (2.78%) Ajax
5 1 (2.78%) Apache Camel
5 1 (2.78%) Apache CXF
5 1 (2.78%) HTML5
5 1 (2.78%) Java EE
5 1 (2.78%) JMS
5 1 (2.78%) JPA
5 1 (2.78%) JSF
5 1 (2.78%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (8.33%) N-Tier
5 2 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.78%) RIA
6 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Android
2 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (50.00%) BDD
4 17 (47.22%) Scrum
5 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (27.78%) Test Strategy
6 8 (22.22%) SDLC
6 8 (22.22%) TDD
7 7 (19.44%) API Testing
7 7 (19.44%) Functional Testing
7 7 (19.44%) SDET
7 7 (19.44%) Test Scripting
7 7 (19.44%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (16.67%) Manual Testing
8 6 (16.67%) Software Testing
9 5 (13.89%) Open Source
10 4 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
10 4 (11.11%) OO
10 4 (11.11%) OOP
10 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (80.56%) Java
2 6 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (5.56%) C
3 2 (5.56%) Groovy
3 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.56%) Ruby
3 2 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) ISEB
1 11 (30.56%) ISTQB
2 8 (22.22%) Degree
3 6 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (47.22%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (2.78%) Capita