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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cucumber
South West / Somerset
Rank 48 64 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 -  
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 32 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.98% 1.26% -
As % of the Development Applications category 12.80% 6.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 0
Median salary £35,000 £33,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Cucumber is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Development Application Skills
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 250 133 132
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 38.94% 20.91% 26.24%
Number of salaries quoted 208 130 122
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset citing Cucumber as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +10 15 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Taunton -1 1 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Cucumber
South West

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Cucumber also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 43 (86.00%) Test Automation
2 41 (82.00%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (78.00%) BDD
4 38 (76.00%) SpecFlow
5 37 (74.00%) Software Testing
6 36 (72.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 35 (70.00%) ISTQB
7 35 (70.00%) ISEB
8 34 (68.00%) Waterfall
9 31 (62.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 31 (62.00%) Load Testing
9 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
9 31 (62.00%) Test Management
9 31 (62.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 26 (52.00%) Security Testing
10 26 (52.00%) Performance Testing
11 25 (50.00%) Scrum
12 24 (48.00%) C#
13 21 (42.00%) Java
14 19 (38.00%) SQL
14 19 (38.00%) Selenium
14 19 (38.00%) User Stories
15 13 (26.00%) Project Planning
16 12 (24.00%) Line Management
17 11 (22.00%) Security Cleared
18 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
18 10 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
18 10 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
19 9 (18.00%) Test Strategy
19 9 (18.00%) Windows

Cucumber
Top Related 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 1 (2.00%) CMS
1 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 38 (76.00%) SpecFlow
2 31 (62.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (38.00%) Selenium
4 6 (12.00%) Eclipse
4 6 (12.00%) IntelliJ
4 6 (12.00%) Visual Studio
5 5 (10.00%) JUnit
6 4 (8.00%) JBehave
7 2 (4.00%) JIRA
7 2 (4.00%) SoapUI
7 2 (4.00%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.00%) Ant
8 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
8 1 (2.00%) Gradle
8 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.00%) JMeter
8 1 (2.00%) LoadUI
8 1 (2.00%) Maven
8 1 (2.00%) NUnit
General
1 2 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) Test Engineer
2 24 (48.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 15 (30.00%) Analyst
3 15 (30.00%) Test Analyst
4 12 (24.00%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (24.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 7 (14.00%) Senior Test Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Tester
6 6 (12.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Software Tester
8 2 (4.00%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Automation Tester
8 2 (4.00%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Systems Test Analyst
9 1 (2.00%) Automation Test Analyst
9 1 (2.00%) Automation Test Lead
9 1 (2.00%) Java Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) Lead Test Analyst
9 1 (2.00%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) Gherkin
1 6 (12.00%) Web Services
2 4 (8.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.00%) Java EE
3 1 (2.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (86.00%) Test Automation
2 41 (82.00%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (78.00%) BDD
4 37 (74.00%) Software Testing
5 36 (72.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 34 (68.00%) Waterfall
7 31 (62.00%) Load Testing
7 31 (62.00%) Test Management
8 26 (52.00%) Performance Testing
8 26 (52.00%) Security Testing
9 25 (50.00%) Scrum
10 19 (38.00%) User Stories
11 13 (26.00%) Project Planning
12 12 (24.00%) Line Management
13 10 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
13 10 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
14 9 (18.00%) Test Strategy
15 8 (16.00%) Test Scripting
16 7 (14.00%) Functional Testing
16 7 (14.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.00%) C#
2 21 (42.00%) Java
3 19 (38.00%) SQL
4 6 (12.00%) Python
5 5 (10.00%) C
5 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 35 (70.00%) ISEB
1 35 (70.00%) ISTQB
2 31 (62.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 11 (22.00%) Security Cleared
4 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.00%) Sitecore
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