Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 119 149
Rank change year-on-year -7 +30 +45
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 18 34 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.78% 1.43% 1.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.13% 7.74% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 35 33
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £54,250 £62,500 £71,750
Berkshire median annual salary £43,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.00% +11.11% -14.29%

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 436 439 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 18.88% 18.46% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 390 379 436
Reading median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%

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 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 16 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 14 (77.78%) Java
3 13 (72.22%) Selenium
4 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
5 7 (38.89%) BDD
5 7 (38.89%) C#
5 7 (38.89%) Linux
5 7 (38.89%) Python
6 6 (33.33%) Scrum
6 6 (33.33%) WebDriver
6 6 (33.33%) SpecFlow
6 6 (33.33%) Open Source
7 5 (27.78%) Android
7 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
7 5 (27.78%) Appium
7 5 (27.78%) Subversion
7 5 (27.78%) QA
8 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
8 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
8 4 (22.22%) Eclipse
8 4 (22.22%) Web Services
8 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
8 4 (22.22%) SQL
8 4 (22.22%) Oracle
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 4 (22.22%) Robot Framework
8 4 (22.22%) SDET
8 4 (22.22%) Machine Learning
8 4 (22.22%) PyCharm

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) GitHub
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (5.56%) 2G
2 1 (5.56%) 3G
2 1 (5.56%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Selenium
2 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
3 6 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 6 (33.33%) WebDriver
4 5 (27.78%) Appium
4 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
4 5 (27.78%) Subversion
5 4 (22.22%) Eclipse
5 4 (22.22%) PyCharm
5 4 (22.22%) Robot Framework
5 4 (22.22%) Sahi
5 4 (22.22%) Sikuli
5 4 (22.22%) UI Automator
5 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
6 3 (16.67%) JMeter
7 2 (11.11%) Hudson
7 2 (11.11%) JIRA
7 2 (11.11%) JUnit
7 2 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (5.56%) The Grinder
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Test Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Developer
3 5 (27.78%) QA Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) QA Test Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Test Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Java Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Automation Tester
6 2 (11.11%) Developer in Test
6 2 (11.11%) QA Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) QA Automation Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Validation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Web Services
2 3 (16.67%) React
3 2 (11.11%) REST
3 2 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.56%) GWT
4 1 (5.56%) JSP
4 1 (5.56%) RESTful
4 1 (5.56%) Spring
4 1 (5.56%) Spring Boot
4 1 (5.56%) Swagger
4 1 (5.56%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (5.56%) Handset
4 1 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Android
3 2 (11.11%) CentOS
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) BDD
4 6 (33.33%) Open Source
4 6 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (22.22%) Machine Learning
5 4 (22.22%) Manual Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (22.22%) SDET
5 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 3 (16.67%) OOP
6 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.11%) Change Management
7 2 (11.11%) Data Security
7 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Validation
7 2 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) C#
2 7 (38.89%) Python
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.56%) C
5 1 (5.56%) C++
5 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (11.11%) ISEB
2 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat