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

Cucumber
South West > Somerset
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 80 67
Rank change year-on-year +11 -13 +15
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 15 42 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.76% 3.20% 3.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.58% 9.57% 13.93%
Number of salaries quoted 14 40 40
Somerset median annual salary £42,028 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.11% +6.25% +1.91%
10th Percentile £35,600 £31,250 £31,035
90th Percentile £50,744 £53,750 £57,650
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 198 439 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 23.24% 33.49% 27.24%
Number of salaries quoted 164 357 318
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £32,150 £28,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +11 10 £47,029 +27.01% 6
Bath +8 3 £38,000 -10.59%
Cucumber
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
1 15 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (80.00%) C#
3 12 (80.00%) Java
3 12 (80.00%) Jenkins
4 11 (73.33%) SoapUI
4 11 (73.33%) Ruby
5 10 (66.67%) Software Testing
5 10 (66.67%) JMeter
5 10 (66.67%) Hadoop
5 10 (66.67%) SpecFlow
6 9 (60.00%) Big Data
6 9 (60.00%) Visual Studio
7 7 (46.67%) Performance Testing
7 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (46.67%) DevOps
8 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
8 6 (40.00%) Data Science
8 6 (40.00%) BDD
9 4 (26.67%) SQL
10 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
10 3 (20.00%) Security Testing
10 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 3 (20.00%) Software Delivery
10 3 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
11 2 (13.33%) API Testing
11 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
11 2 (13.33%) Master's Degree
11 2 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree

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 1 (6.67%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 9 (60.00%) Big Data
3 1 (6.67%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
2 12 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 11 (73.33%) SoapUI
4 10 (66.67%) JMeter
4 10 (66.67%) SpecFlow
5 9 (60.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
7 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
7 1 (6.67%) GitLab
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Test Engineer
2 11 (73.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 9 (60.00%) Automation Test Lead
4 2 (13.33%) QA Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Software QA Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) SOAP
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) Software Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (46.67%) DevOps
4 7 (46.67%) Performance Testing
5 6 (40.00%) BDD
5 6 (40.00%) Data Science
5 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Security Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Software Delivery
6 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (13.33%) API Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Black-Box Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
7 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
8 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C#
1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 11 (73.33%) Ruby
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) Master's Degree
2 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft