Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 64 77
Rank change year-on-year -17 +13 +18
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 14 59 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.44% 4.36% 2.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.22% 12.07% 13.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 52 37
Somerset median annual salary £42,028 £36,514 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.10% -8.72% +3.23%
10th Percentile £31,332 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £50,744 £43,750 £44,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 225 489 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 23.15% 36.12% 22.94%
Number of salaries quoted 194 390 282
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,850 £31,375
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 18 July 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 18 July 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 +18 9 £42,028 +20.89% 4
Bath -13 2 £36,500 -14.12% 1
Cucumber
South West

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) Selenium
1 14 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (85.71%) C#
2 12 (85.71%) Java
3 11 (78.57%) Ruby
4 10 (71.43%) Software Testing
4 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
5 9 (64.29%) SoapUI
5 9 (64.29%) Hadoop
5 9 (64.29%) JMeter
6 8 (57.14%) SpecFlow
7 7 (50.00%) Big Data
7 7 (50.00%) BDD
7 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
8 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (42.86%) DevOps
8 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
9 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
10 4 (28.57%) SQL
10 4 (28.57%) Data Science
11 3 (21.43%) Exploratory Testing
11 3 (21.43%) Software Delivery
11 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
11 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
12 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
12 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
12 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
12 2 (14.29%) .NET

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 2 (14.29%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) Hadoop
2 7 (50.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Selenium
2 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
3 9 (64.29%) JMeter
3 9 (64.29%) SoapUI
4 8 (57.14%) SpecFlow
5 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
7 1 (7.14%) GitLab
7 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Test Engineer
2 10 (71.43%) Test Automation Engineer
3 9 (64.29%) Automation Test Lead
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software QA Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 10 (71.43%) Software Testing
3 7 (50.00%) BDD
4 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (42.86%) DevOps
4 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
5 5 (35.71%) Performance Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Data Science
7 3 (21.43%) Exploratory Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Software Delivery
7 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
7 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
8 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Load Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Test Management
9 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C#
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) Ruby
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft