Period
to 21 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 66 94
Rank change year-on-year -24 +28 +4
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 16 51 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.42% 3.98% 1.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.63% 11.28% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 14 41 19
Somerset median annual salary £42,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £30,357 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £51,973 £43,750 £42,500
South West median annual salary £46,765 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.03% - +6.25%

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 Somerset with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 284 452 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 25.20% 35.31% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 254 361 276
Somerset median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,750 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Somerset

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in Somerset

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Somerset over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Somerset

Cucumber
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 21 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton +13 7 £38,082 +8.81% 2
Bath -20 2 £35,000 -17.65% 1
Glastonbury - 2 £48,625 -
Cucumber
South West

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 16 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 14 (87.50%) Selenium
3 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (68.75%) C#
4 11 (68.75%) Java
5 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
6 9 (56.25%) DevOps
6 9 (56.25%) Ruby
7 8 (50.00%) BDD
8 7 (43.75%) SoapUI
8 7 (43.75%) Hadoop
8 7 (43.75%) Software Testing
8 7 (43.75%) JMeter
9 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (37.50%) SpecFlow
9 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
10 5 (31.25%) Performance Testing
10 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
11 4 (25.00%) Big Data
11 4 (25.00%) SQL
11 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
11 4 (25.00%) Web Services
11 4 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
12 3 (18.75%) Customer Requirements
12 3 (18.75%) Apache Pig
12 3 (18.75%) Data Science
12 3 (18.75%) QA
12 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 3 (18.75%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) Hadoop
2 4 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (6.25%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 14 (87.50%) Selenium
2 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
3 7 (43.75%) JMeter
3 7 (43.75%) SoapUI
4 6 (37.50%) SpecFlow
5 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
8 1 (6.25%) GitLab
8 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Test Automation Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Tester
3 5 (31.25%) Automation Tester
4 4 (25.00%) Automation Test Lead
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Tester
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Automation Tester
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Tester
6 2 (12.50%) Software Tester
7 1 (6.25%) Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) QA Automation Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) QA Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) QA Tester
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Senior QA Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior QA Tester
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
3 1 (6.25%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) DevOps
4 8 (50.00%) BDD
5 7 (43.75%) Software Testing
6 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
7 5 (31.25%) Performance Testing
8 4 (25.00%) Exploratory Testing
8 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
9 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (18.75%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (18.75%) Data Science
10 2 (12.50%) Analytics
10 2 (12.50%) Digital Analytics
10 2 (12.50%) Scrum
10 2 (12.50%) Security Testing
10 2 (12.50%) TDD
11 1 (6.25%) People Management
11 1 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C#
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) Ruby
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft