Period
to 18 February 2019

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 18 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 81 90 74
Rank change year-on-year +9 -16 +21
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 17 20 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.52% 1.64% 3.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.49% 5.87% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 30
Somerset median annual salary £37,738 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.52% +53.85% -13.33%
10th Percentile £34,378 £39,625 £31,250
90th Percentile £49,946 £56,500 £49,625
South West median annual salary £47,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.00% +17.65% -

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 262 341 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 23.50% 27.93% 34.96%
Number of salaries quoted 223 301 357
Somerset median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £58,500 £59,750 £55,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +3.90%

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 18 February 2019.

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 18 February 2019. 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 +1 10 £37,738 +1.99% 1
Bath +4 3 £35,000 -30.00% 4
Cucumber
South West

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 17 (100.00%) Selenium
1 17 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (82.35%) C#
3 14 (82.35%) Java
3 14 (82.35%) BDD
3 14 (82.35%) Jenkins
4 11 (64.71%) Scrum
4 11 (64.71%) Exploratory Testing
4 11 (64.71%) SpecFlow
5 10 (58.82%) SoapUI
5 10 (58.82%) Hadoop
5 10 (58.82%) Visual Studio
5 10 (58.82%) Ruby
5 10 (58.82%) Software Testing
5 10 (58.82%) JMeter
5 10 (58.82%) Acceptance Criteria
6 9 (52.94%) Git (software)
6 9 (52.94%) QA
6 9 (52.94%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (52.94%) DevOps
7 8 (47.06%) TDD
8 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
8 7 (41.18%) Software Delivery
9 6 (35.29%) BPSS Clearance
9 6 (35.29%) Docker
10 5 (29.41%) Geospatial Data
10 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
10 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
10 5 (29.41%) Data Protection Act

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) Hadoop
2 5 (29.41%) Geospatial Data
2 5 (29.41%) GIS
3 3 (17.65%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (100.00%) Selenium
2 14 (82.35%) Jenkins
3 11 (64.71%) SpecFlow
4 10 (58.82%) JMeter
4 10 (58.82%) SoapUI
4 10 (58.82%) Visual Studio
5 9 (52.94%) Git (software)
6 3 (17.65%) GitLab
7 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Test Engineer
2 11 (64.71%) Test Automation Engineer
3 9 (52.94%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 9 (52.94%) Senior Test Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Automation Test Expert
5 4 (23.53%) Tester
6 2 (11.76%) Automation Test Lead
6 2 (11.76%) Automation Tester
6 2 (11.76%) Software Tester
7 1 (5.88%) Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) QA Automation Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) QA Test Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior QA Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (82.35%) BDD
4 11 (64.71%) Exploratory Testing
4 11 (64.71%) Scrum
5 10 (58.82%) Acceptance Criteria
5 10 (58.82%) Software Testing
6 9 (52.94%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (52.94%) DevOps
7 8 (47.06%) TDD
8 7 (41.18%) Software Delivery
9 5 (29.41%) Data Protection
10 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
11 2 (11.76%) Analytics
11 2 (11.76%) Data Science
11 2 (11.76%) Digital Analytics
11 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
11 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
11 2 (11.76%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C#
1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) Ruby
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) ISEB
4 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) QA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft