Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 71 77
Rank change year-on-year -24 +6 +39
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 25 48 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.88% 3.57% 2.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.35% 11.48% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 24
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -4.46% -21.50%
10th Percentile £31,800 £31,125 £35,000
90th Percentile £54,625 £52,500 £45,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +26.67% -11.76% -15.00%

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 394 418 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 29.56% 31.05% 23.89%
Number of salaries quoted 334 351 258
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,825
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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 -10 16 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Cucumber
South West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 23 (92.00%) Test Automation
2 17 (68.00%) Selenium
3 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (56.00%) BDD
5 12 (48.00%) Web Services
6 11 (44.00%) Python
7 10 (40.00%) HTTP
7 10 (40.00%) Scrum
7 10 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 10 (40.00%) Analytics
7 10 (40.00%) Digital Analytics
8 9 (36.00%) Software Testing
9 8 (32.00%) Java
9 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
10 6 (24.00%) Security Testing
10 6 (24.00%) Manual Testing
10 6 (24.00%) Waterfall
10 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (24.00%) Exploratory Testing
10 6 (24.00%) SpecFlow
10 6 (24.00%) User Experience
10 6 (24.00%) Regression Testing
10 6 (24.00%) ISEB
10 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
10 6 (24.00%) Performance Testing
11 5 (20.00%) Load Testing
11 5 (20.00%) QA
11 5 (20.00%) SQL
11 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 5 (20.00%) C#

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Hybris
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) HTTP
2 1 (4.00%) ICMP
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (68.00%) Selenium
2 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (24.00%) SpecFlow
4 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (16.00%) GitLab
5 4 (16.00%) JUnit
6 3 (12.00%) JIRA
6 3 (12.00%) WebDriver
7 2 (8.00%) JBehave
7 2 (8.00%) JMeter
7 2 (8.00%) LoadRunner
8 1 (4.00%) LoadUI
8 1 (4.00%) Maven
8 1 (4.00%) NUnit
8 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Test Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Software Tester
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Test Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Tester
5 3 (12.00%) Software Tester
5 3 (12.00%) Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Java Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
6 2 (8.00%) Test Team Leader
7 1 (4.00%) Java Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) Web Services
2 3 (12.00%) Gherkin
3 2 (8.00%) REST
3 2 (8.00%) RESTful
3 2 (8.00%) Spring
3 2 (8.00%) Velocity
4 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.00%) Java EE
4 1 (4.00%) jQuery
4 1 (4.00%) JSF
4 1 (4.00%) JSON
4 1 (4.00%) Servlets
4 1 (4.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (4.00%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Unix
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Test Automation
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (56.00%) BDD
4 10 (40.00%) Analytics
4 10 (40.00%) Digital Analytics
4 10 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 10 (40.00%) Scrum
5 9 (36.00%) Software Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (24.00%) Exploratory Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Manual Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Performance Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Regression Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Security Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Waterfall
7 5 (20.00%) Functional Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Load Testing
7 5 (20.00%) Test Management
7 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) Python
2 8 (32.00%) Java
3 5 (20.00%) C#
3 5 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) ISEB
1 6 (24.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) hybris
3 1 (4.00%) SAP