Period
to 21 January 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 74 86
Rank change year-on-year -15 +12 -
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 23 42 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.87% 3.38% 1.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.39% 10.14% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 19
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.85% -15.58% -
10th Percentile £36,813 £31,175 £34,750
90th Percentile £56,350 £51,375 £45,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% -12.82%

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 360 414 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 29.29% 33.36% 25.36%
Number of salaries quoted 318 339 280
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £48,875
South West median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +1.33%

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 January 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 January 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
Bath -8 11 £50,000 +14.29%
Taunton +3 3 £37,000 +13.85% 1
Glastonbury - 2 £48,625 -
Cucumber
South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 21 (91.30%) Test Automation
2 18 (78.26%) Selenium
3 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (60.87%) BDD
4 12 (52.17%) Web Services
5 10 (43.48%) Jenkins
6 9 (39.13%) Python
7 8 (34.78%) HTTP
7 8 (34.78%) Analytics
7 8 (34.78%) Digital Analytics
8 7 (30.43%) DevOps
8 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
8 7 (30.43%) Java
8 7 (30.43%) Scrum
9 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
9 6 (26.09%) C#
9 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (21.74%) SpecFlow
10 5 (21.74%) Performance Testing
10 5 (21.74%) Exploratory Testing
10 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
10 5 (21.74%) JMeter
10 5 (21.74%) QA
11 4 (17.39%) Security Testing
11 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
11 4 (17.39%) Manual Testing
11 4 (17.39%) TDD
11 4 (17.39%) GitLab
11 4 (17.39%) Scenario Testing
11 4 (17.39%) User Experience

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 (4.35%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Hybris
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) HTTP
2 1 (4.35%) ICMP
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Hadoop
2 2 (8.70%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 18 (78.26%) Selenium
2 10 (43.48%) Jenkins
3 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
4 5 (21.74%) JMeter
4 5 (21.74%) SpecFlow
5 4 (17.39%) GitLab
5 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (13.04%) JIRA
6 3 (13.04%) SoapUI
6 3 (13.04%) WebDriver
7 2 (8.70%) JUnit
7 2 (8.70%) LoadRunner
7 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
8 1 (4.35%) Maven
General
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Test Engineer
1 7 (30.43%) Tester
2 5 (21.74%) Automation Tester
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Tester
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Test Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Automation Tester
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Software Tester
4 3 (13.04%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Software Tester
4 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) QA Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) Web Services
2 3 (13.04%) Gherkin
2 3 (13.04%) Velocity
3 2 (8.70%) REST
3 2 (8.70%) RESTful
3 2 (8.70%) Spring
4 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.35%) Java EE
4 1 (4.35%) jQuery
4 1 (4.35%) JSF
4 1 (4.35%) JSON
4 1 (4.35%) Servlets
4 1 (4.35%) Spring MVC
4 1 (4.35%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Test Automation
2 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) BDD
3 8 (34.78%) Analytics
3 8 (34.78%) Digital Analytics
4 7 (30.43%) DevOps
4 7 (30.43%) Scrum
5 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Exploratory Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Performance Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Regression Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Manual Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Scenario Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Security Testing
7 4 (17.39%) TDD
7 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Kanban
8 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Python
2 7 (30.43%) Java
3 6 (26.09%) C#
4 3 (13.04%) Ruby
4 3 (13.04%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) ISEB
1 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
1 3 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) hybris
2 1 (4.35%) SAP