Period
to 21 September 2021

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 6 months to 21 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 94 131 195
Rank change year-on-year +37 +64 +52
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 184 66 135
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 3.11% 1.71% 1.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.04% 8.16% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 177 65 114
10th Percentile £42,500 £44,000 £46,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £55,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% -10.71% +7.69%
75th Percentile £90,000 £75,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £95,125
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £64,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +1.56% -8.57% +7.69%

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

All Development Application Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,311 809 1,764
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.19% 20.96% 17.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,199 721 1,561
10th Percentile £46,250 £47,500 £43,750
25th Percentile £53,750 £56,250 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +3.70% +8.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £96,250 £93,750
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +8.33%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in the City of London

Cucumber
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cucumber in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 154 (83.70%) QA
2 132 (71.74%) Selenium
3 118 (64.13%) API Testing
4 108 (58.70%) Postman
5 99 (53.80%) Java
6 93 (50.54%) REST
7 84 (45.65%) Jenkins
8 81 (44.02%) Test Automation
9 70 (38.04%) JavaScript
9 70 (38.04%) Test Strategy
10 64 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
11 55 (29.89%) SDET
12 48 (26.09%) Gherkin
13 45 (24.46%) Git (software)
14 42 (22.83%) Software Testing
15 40 (21.74%) Cypress.io
16 36 (19.57%) Fintech
17 35 (19.02%) Python
18 30 (16.30%) Decision-Making
19 28 (15.22%) BDD
20 27 (14.67%) WebDriver
20 27 (14.67%) QA Automation
21 24 (13.04%) Finance
21 24 (13.04%) Performance Testing
22 23 (12.50%) Robot Framework
23 21 (11.41%) DevOps
23 21 (11.41%) AWS
24 20 (10.87%) TeamCity
24 20 (10.87%) JIRA
24 20 (10.87%) WebdriverIO

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 8 (4.35%) Confluence
2 7 (3.80%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.63%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.54%) GemFire
4 1 (0.54%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.41%) AWS
2 12 (6.52%) SaaS
3 11 (5.98%) BrowserStack
4 6 (3.26%) Serverless
5 5 (2.72%) Azure
6 4 (2.17%) Microsoft 365
6 4 (2.17%) Trello
7 3 (1.63%) Amazon Kinesis
7 3 (1.63%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (1.63%) BlazeMeter
8 2 (1.09%) CloudBees
9 1 (0.54%) Amazon ECS
9 1 (0.54%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.54%) GitHub
9 1 (0.54%) Heroku
9 1 (0.54%) npm
9 1 (0.54%) PaaS
9 1 (0.54%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.54%) Calico
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.61%) Blockchain
2 4 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.63%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.63%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (1.63%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 132 (71.74%) Selenium
2 108 (58.70%) Postman
3 84 (45.65%) Jenkins
4 45 (24.46%) Git (software)
5 40 (21.74%) Cypress.io
6 27 (14.67%) WebDriver
7 23 (12.50%) Robot Framework
8 20 (10.87%) JIRA
8 20 (10.87%) TeamCity
9 19 (10.33%) CircleCI
10 16 (8.70%) REST Assured
11 13 (7.07%) TestCafe
12 12 (6.52%) SoapUI
13 11 (5.98%) GitLab
14 10 (5.43%) JMeter
14 10 (5.43%) Protractor
15 9 (4.89%) SpecFlow
16 8 (4.35%) Jasmine
17 6 (3.26%) JUnit
18 4 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (13.04%) Finance
2 18 (9.78%) Advertising
3 17 (9.24%) Games
4 8 (4.35%) Retail
5 7 (3.80%) Social Skills
6 4 (2.17%) Banking
6 4 (2.17%) Publishing
7 3 (1.63%) Legal
8 2 (1.09%) Front Office
8 2 (1.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (40.76%) QA Engineer
2 39 (21.20%) Senior QA Engineer
3 22 (11.96%) Automation Engineer
3 22 (11.96%) Developer
4 20 (10.87%) QA Automation Engineer
5 15 (8.15%) Games Engineer
6 14 (7.61%) Developer in Test
6 14 (7.61%) Software Developer
7 11 (5.98%) Digital Transformation
8 10 (5.43%) Tester
9 9 (4.89%) Junior
9 9 (4.89%) Junior QA Engineer
10 8 (4.35%) Java Developer
11 7 (3.80%) Blockchain Engineer
11 7 (3.80%) Quality Engineer
11 7 (3.80%) Senior Quality Engineer
12 6 (3.26%) Analyst
12 6 (3.26%) QA Leader
13 5 (2.72%) E-Commerce Engineer
13 5 (2.72%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (50.54%) REST
2 48 (26.09%) Gherkin
3 20 (10.87%) WebdriverIO
4 14 (7.61%) SOAP
5 7 (3.80%) Node.js
6 6 (3.26%) JSON
7 5 (2.72%) HTML
8 4 (2.17%) .NET
8 4 (2.17%) .NET Framework
8 4 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (2.17%) Kafka
8 4 (2.17%) pytest
8 4 (2.17%) RESTful
8 4 (2.17%) Web Services
8 4 (2.17%) XML
9 3 (1.63%) AngularJS
9 3 (1.63%) HTML5
9 3 (1.63%) Middleware
9 3 (1.63%) React
9 3 (1.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (3.80%) Video on Demand
3 6 (3.26%) Video\Live Streaming
4 5 (2.72%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.17%) User Experience
5 4 (2.17%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.63%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.09%) Online Games
8 1 (0.54%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.15%) Windows
2 11 (5.98%) Linux
2 11 (5.98%) Unix
3 4 (2.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (64.13%) API Testing
2 81 (44.02%) Test Automation
3 70 (38.04%) Test Strategy
4 64 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (29.89%) SDET
6 42 (22.83%) Software Testing
7 36 (19.57%) Fintech
8 30 (16.30%) Decision-Making
9 28 (15.22%) BDD
10 27 (14.67%) QA Automation
11 24 (13.04%) Performance Testing
12 21 (11.41%) DevOps
13 18 (9.78%) SDLC
14 16 (8.70%) Front End Development
14 16 (8.70%) Scrum
15 15 (8.15%) Mentoring
15 15 (8.15%) TDD
16 13 (7.07%) Clean Code
17 11 (5.98%) Software Engineering
18 10 (5.43%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 99 (53.80%) Java
2 70 (38.04%) JavaScript
3 35 (19.02%) Python
4 16 (8.70%) TypeScript
5 12 (6.52%) Groovy
5 12 (6.52%) SQL
6 8 (4.35%) C#
7 5 (2.72%) C
7 5 (2.72%) Ruby
8 3 (1.63%) VBScript
9 2 (1.09%) C++
9 2 (1.09%) Go
9 2 (1.09%) PHP
10 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.54%) ES6
10 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (2.72%) Degree
2 4 (2.17%) ISEB
2 4 (2.17%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.63%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.63%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.54%) OCP
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (83.70%) QA
2 3 (1.63%) Accessibility
System Software
1 7 (3.80%) Docker
2 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (3.80%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (2.17%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.09%) Consul
3 2 (1.09%) Packer
4 1 (0.54%) Ansible
4 1 (0.54%) Grafana
4 1 (0.54%) Kibana
4 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.54%) Puppet
4 1 (0.54%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (2.17%) Microsoft
1 4 (2.17%) Oracle
1 4 (2.17%) Xamarin
2 3 (1.63%) Atlassian
2 3 (1.63%) HP
3 1 (0.54%) CA Agile Central