Period
to 10 May 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 10 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
Central London > City of London
6 months to
10 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 127 190 213
Rank change year-on-year +63 +23 +48
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 113 90 121
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.29% 1.20% 1.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.87% 6.55% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 113 85 105
10th Percentile £43,750 £43,850 £45,400
25th Percentile £48,750 £51,250 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
75th Percentile £78,750 £83,750 £78,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £83,250
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 1,145 1,374 1,883
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 23.21% 18.26% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,067 1,177 1,680
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £88,750 £83,750 £81,250
90th Percentile £99,250 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +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 10 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 May 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 79 (69.91%) Selenium
2 75 (66.37%) Test Automation
3 69 (61.06%) QA
4 67 (59.29%) API Testing
5 62 (54.87%) SDET
6 56 (49.56%) Java
7 55 (48.67%) JavaScript
8 52 (46.02%) Test Strategy
9 39 (34.51%) Jenkins
10 38 (33.63%) Agile Software Development
10 38 (33.63%) Postman
11 37 (32.74%) Software Testing
11 37 (32.74%) Cypress.io
12 31 (27.43%) Gherkin
13 28 (24.78%) REST
14 26 (23.01%) DevOps
15 25 (22.12%) Git (software)
15 25 (22.12%) AWS
15 25 (22.12%) Fintech
16 22 (19.47%) CircleCI
17 20 (17.70%) BDD
18 19 (16.81%) WebDriver
18 19 (16.81%) Appium
19 18 (15.93%) Finance
19 18 (15.93%) TestCafe
20 17 (15.04%) Decision-Making
20 17 (15.04%) BrowserStack
20 17 (15.04%) Software Engineering
21 15 (13.27%) Microservices
21 15 (13.27%) Python

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 3 (2.65%) Confluence
2 2 (1.77%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 25 (22.12%) AWS
2 17 (15.04%) BrowserStack
3 11 (9.73%) Serverless
4 9 (7.96%) Amazon Kinesis
5 8 (7.08%) AWS Lambda
5 8 (7.08%) Azure
6 4 (3.54%) SaaS
7 2 (1.77%) CloudBees
8 1 (0.88%) Heroku
8 1 (0.88%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.31%) Blockchain
2 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.88%) MySQL
2 1 (0.88%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 79 (69.91%) Selenium
2 39 (34.51%) Jenkins
3 38 (33.63%) Postman
4 37 (32.74%) Cypress.io
5 25 (22.12%) Git (software)
6 22 (19.47%) CircleCI
7 19 (16.81%) Appium
7 19 (16.81%) WebDriver
8 18 (15.93%) TestCafe
9 10 (8.85%) REST Assured
9 10 (8.85%) SoapUI
10 9 (7.96%) GitLab
11 7 (6.19%) Calabash
11 7 (6.19%) Protractor
11 7 (6.19%) SpecFlow
12 5 (4.42%) JIRA
12 5 (4.42%) JMeter
13 3 (2.65%) IntelliJ
14 2 (1.77%) Robot Framework
15 1 (0.88%) Android Studio
General
1 18 (15.93%) Finance
2 9 (7.96%) Advertising
3 8 (7.08%) Retail
4 4 (3.54%) Legal
5 3 (2.65%) Publishing
6 2 (1.77%) Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 24 (21.24%) QA Engineer
2 19 (16.81%) Developer
3 17 (15.04%) Developer in Test
3 17 (15.04%) Digital Transformation
3 17 (15.04%) Software Developer
4 10 (8.85%) Tester
5 9 (7.96%) Automation Engineer
5 9 (7.96%) QA Leader
6 8 (7.08%) Automation Tester
6 8 (7.08%) QA Automation Engineer
7 6 (5.31%) Lead Developer
7 6 (5.31%) Lead Software Developer
8 5 (4.42%) Junior
8 5 (4.42%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 5 (4.42%) Test Leader
9 4 (3.54%) Java Developer in Test
9 4 (3.54%) Java Engineer
9 4 (3.54%) Test Architect
9 4 (3.54%) Test Automation Architect
9 4 (3.54%) Video On Demand Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (27.43%) Gherkin
2 28 (24.78%) REST
3 9 (7.96%) Kafka
4 7 (6.19%) Web Services
5 5 (4.42%) RESTful
6 3 (2.65%) JSON
6 3 (2.65%) SOAP
7 2 (1.77%) CSS
7 2 (1.77%) HTML
7 2 (1.77%) React
8 1 (0.88%) .NET
8 1 (0.88%) .NET Core
8 1 (0.88%) Jest
8 1 (0.88%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.62%) Video on Demand
2 5 (4.42%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.96%) Linux
1 9 (7.96%) Unix
1 9 (7.96%) Windows
2 2 (1.77%) Android
2 2 (1.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (66.37%) Test Automation
2 67 (59.29%) API Testing
3 62 (54.87%) SDET
4 52 (46.02%) Test Strategy
5 38 (33.63%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (32.74%) Software Testing
7 26 (23.01%) DevOps
8 25 (22.12%) Fintech
9 20 (17.70%) BDD
10 17 (15.04%) Decision-Making
10 17 (15.04%) Software Engineering
11 15 (13.27%) Microservices
12 14 (12.39%) SDLC
13 12 (10.62%) TDD
14 9 (7.96%) E-Commerce
14 9 (7.96%) Performance Testing
14 9 (7.96%) Regression Testing
15 8 (7.08%) Scrum
15 8 (7.08%) User Stories
16 7 (6.19%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 56 (49.56%) Java
2 55 (48.67%) JavaScript
3 15 (13.27%) Python
4 8 (7.08%) TypeScript
5 7 (6.19%) SQL
6 4 (3.54%) Ruby
7 3 (2.65%) C#
8 1 (0.88%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 6 (5.31%) ISEB
1 6 (5.31%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (61.06%) QA
System Software
1 14 (12.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (2.65%) Atlassian
2 1 (0.88%) CA Agile Central