The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
London / City of London
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 152 189
Rank change year-on-year -26 +37  
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 63 128 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.20% 1.82% 1.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.84% 10.23% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 53 120 113
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +6.48%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  

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 the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1079 1251 1385
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 20.62% 17.79% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 967 1136 1205
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Cucumber
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cucumber in the City of London.

Salary trend for Cucumber in the City of London

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in the City of London over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 City of London region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 89 (77.39%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (66.09%) Java
3 63 (54.78%) Selenium
4 61 (53.04%) TDD
5 60 (52.17%) BDD
6 48 (41.74%) QA
7 46 (40.00%) JUnit
8 45 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (33.91%) WebDriver
10 36 (31.30%) SQL
11 35 (30.43%) Degree
12 34 (29.57%) JavaScript
13 30 (26.09%) Jenkins
14 29 (25.22%) Scrum
14 29 (25.22%) Ruby
15 25 (21.74%) XML
16 24 (20.87%) Automated Testing
17 23 (20.00%) HTML
17 23 (20.00%) Test Automation
17 23 (20.00%) Microservices
18 20 (17.39%) Gatling
19 19 (16.52%) Greenfield Project
19 19 (16.52%) JIRA
19 19 (16.52%) Spring
20 18 (15.65%) SOAP
20 18 (15.65%) Relational Database
21 17 (14.78%) Automation Testing
21 17 (14.78%) Hibernate
21 17 (14.78%) REST
22 16 (13.91%) Gherkin

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 16 (13.91%) Confluence
2 14 (12.17%) JBoss
3 5 (4.35%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.48%) Apache TomEE
5 3 (2.61%) Apache
5 3 (2.61%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.74%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (1.74%) CMS
6 2 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.74%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.74%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.87%) nginx
7 1 (0.87%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.30%) BrowserStack
2 4 (3.48%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.48%) SaaS
3 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.87%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.87%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.87%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.87%) IaaS
4 1 (0.87%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.30%) HTTP
2 10 (8.70%) Internet
3 7 (6.09%) SSL
4 3 (2.61%) Firewall
4 3 (2.61%) Network Security
5 2 (1.74%) VPN
6 1 (0.87%) DHCP
6 1 (0.87%) DNS
6 1 (0.87%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.65%) Relational Database
2 11 (9.57%) MySQL
3 8 (6.96%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.22%) MarkLogic
4 6 (5.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.74%) Big Data
5 2 (1.74%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.87%) DB2
6 1 (0.87%) Mixpanel
Development Applications
1 63 (54.78%) Selenium
2 46 (40.00%) JUnit
3 39 (33.91%) WebDriver
4 30 (26.09%) Jenkins
5 20 (17.39%) Gatling
6 19 (16.52%) JIRA
7 15 (13.04%) JMeter
7 15 (13.04%) Maven
8 13 (11.30%) Appium
9 12 (10.43%) Capybara
9 12 (10.43%) Mockito
9 12 (10.43%) SoapUI
10 11 (9.57%) Subversion
11 10 (8.70%) IntelliJ
11 10 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (7.83%) Git (software)
13 8 (6.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (6.96%) FishEye
13 8 (6.96%) FlexUnit
14 7 (6.09%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (12.17%) Finance
2 12 (10.43%) Advertising
3 11 (9.57%) Publishing
4 9 (7.83%) Manufacturing
5 8 (6.96%) Front Office
6 6 (5.22%) Banking
7 2 (1.74%) Games
7 2 (1.74%) Retail
8 1 (0.87%) Back Office
8 1 (0.87%) Legal
8 1 (0.87%) Marketing
8 1 (0.87%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (38.26%) Developer
2 27 (23.48%) Java Developer
3 24 (20.87%) Tester
4 23 (20.00%) Automation Tester
5 19 (16.52%) Analyst
6 17 (14.78%) Test Engineer
7 14 (12.17%) Senior Developer
7 14 (12.17%) Senior Java Developer
8 12 (10.43%) QA Engineer
8 12 (10.43%) Test Automation Engineer
9 11 (9.57%) QA Analyst
10 10 (8.70%) Ruby Automation Tester
11 9 (7.83%) Agile Developer
11 9 (7.83%) Agile Java Developer
11 9 (7.83%) Senior Agile Developer
11 9 (7.83%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 9 (7.83%) Test Analyst
12 7 (6.09%) Developer in Test
12 7 (6.09%) QA Automation Analyst
13 6 (5.22%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (21.74%) XML
2 23 (20.00%) HTML
3 19 (16.52%) Spring
4 18 (15.65%) SOAP
5 17 (14.78%) Hibernate
5 17 (14.78%) REST
6 16 (13.91%) Gherkin
6 16 (13.91%) Java EE
7 12 (10.43%) jQuery
7 12 (10.43%) Web Services
8 9 (7.83%) Ajax
8 9 (7.83%) Backbone.js
8 9 (7.83%) XSLT
9 8 (6.96%) Apache Flex
9 8 (6.96%) JavaFX
9 8 (6.96%) JMS
9 8 (6.96%) JSON
9 8 (6.96%) Parsley
10 6 (5.22%) XForms
11 5 (4.35%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.52%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (13.91%) Computer Science
3 15 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.96%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.74%) Clustering
5 2 (1.74%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.74%) Fintech
5 2 (1.74%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.87%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (0.87%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.87%) Derivative
6 1 (0.87%) Equities
6 1 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.87%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.87%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.87%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.87%) Social Gaming
6 1 (0.87%) Social Media
6 1 (0.87%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.04%) Linux
2 10 (8.70%) Windows
3 5 (4.35%) Android
3 5 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.35%) Unix
4 1 (0.87%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (77.39%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (53.04%) TDD
3 60 (52.17%) BDD
4 45 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (25.22%) Scrum
6 24 (20.87%) Automated Testing
7 23 (20.00%) Microservices
7 23 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 17 (14.78%) Automation Testing
9 16 (13.91%) Software Testing
10 15 (13.04%) Pair Programming
11 13 (11.30%) Web Testing
12 12 (10.43%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (10.43%) SDLC
12 12 (10.43%) User Stories
13 11 (9.57%) Kanban
13 11 (9.57%) MVC
14 10 (8.70%) Performance Testing
15 9 (7.83%) Test Scripting
15 9 (7.83%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (66.09%) Java
2 36 (31.30%) SQL
3 34 (29.57%) JavaScript
4 29 (25.22%) Ruby
5 13 (11.30%) Python
6 8 (6.96%) C
7 5 (4.35%) C#
8 3 (2.61%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.74%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.87%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.87%) C++
10 1 (0.87%) Clojure
10 1 (0.87%) ES6
10 1 (0.87%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.87%) Perl
10 1 (0.87%) XPath
Qualifications
1 35 (30.43%) Degree
2 11 (9.57%) ISTQB
2 11 (9.57%) Security Cleared
3 9 (7.83%) ISEB
4 3 (2.61%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.87%) OCP
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (41.74%) QA
2 5 (4.35%) SDET
3 1 (0.87%) MiFID
System Software
1 10 (8.70%) Docker
2 1 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (10.43%) Puppet
2 8 (6.96%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.61%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (7.83%) Red Hat
2 8 (6.96%) Adobe
2 8 (6.96%) InterSystems
3 5 (4.35%) Oracle
4 2 (1.74%) Google
4 2 (1.74%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.87%) Apple
5 1 (0.87%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.87%) Facebook
5 1 (0.87%) HP
5 1 (0.87%) New Relic
5 1 (0.87%) Optimizely
5 1 (0.87%) RightScale
5 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.87%) Sybase
5 1 (0.87%) Vertica
5 1 (0.87%) VMware
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