Period
to 3 March 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 3 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
Central London > City of London
6 months to
3 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 132 189 218
Rank change year-on-year +57 +29 +24
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 104 114 122
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.21% 1.27% 1.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.34% 7.43% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 108 95 116
Median annual salary £63,750 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.93% - +21.74%
10th Percentile £40,000 £48,000 £45,385
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% +18.18%

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 1,113 1,535 1,912
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 23.63% 17.15% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,026 1,288 1,711
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +7.44%
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +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 3 March 2021.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 85 (81.73%) Selenium
2 79 (75.96%) Test Automation
3 64 (61.54%) API Testing
4 62 (59.62%) SDET
5 59 (56.73%) Java
6 58 (55.77%) QA
7 53 (50.96%) JavaScript
8 44 (42.31%) Test Strategy
8 44 (42.31%) Jenkins
9 42 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
10 36 (34.62%) AWS
10 36 (34.62%) DevOps
11 31 (29.81%) Gherkin
12 29 (27.88%) Appium
13 27 (25.96%) Microservices
14 25 (24.04%) REST
15 24 (23.08%) Python
16 22 (21.15%) WebDriver
16 22 (21.15%) Cypress.io
16 22 (21.15%) Docker
17 19 (18.27%) BDD
18 18 (17.31%) Postman
19 15 (14.42%) Fintech
19 15 (14.42%) ETL
19 15 (14.42%) Regression Testing
20 14 (13.46%) ISEB
20 14 (13.46%) Kafka
21 13 (12.50%) Amazon Kinesis
21 13 (12.50%) ISTQB
21 13 (12.50%) Finance

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 1 (0.96%) Apache TomEE
1 1 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (0.96%) JBoss
1 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 36 (34.62%) AWS
2 13 (12.50%) Amazon Kinesis
3 10 (9.62%) AWS Lambda
3 10 (9.62%) Serverless
4 7 (6.73%) BrowserStack
4 7 (6.73%) SaaS
5 5 (4.81%) Heroku
6 4 (3.85%) Azure
6 4 (3.85%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.96%) Microsoft 365
7 1 (0.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (0.96%) SAN
1 1 (0.96%) VPN
1 1 (0.96%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.81%) MongoDB
2 4 (3.85%) Blockchain
2 4 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (3.85%) Power BI
3 2 (1.92%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.96%) MySQL
4 1 (0.96%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 85 (81.73%) Selenium
2 44 (42.31%) Jenkins
3 29 (27.88%) Appium
4 22 (21.15%) Cypress.io
4 22 (21.15%) WebDriver
5 18 (17.31%) Postman
6 10 (9.62%) GitLab
6 10 (9.62%) Protractor
7 8 (7.69%) Git (software)
7 8 (7.69%) REST Assured
7 8 (7.69%) SoapUI
8 7 (6.73%) Calabash
8 7 (6.73%) CircleCI
8 7 (6.73%) TestCafe
9 5 (4.81%) Android Studio
9 5 (4.81%) RSpec
10 4 (3.85%) JIRA
11 3 (2.88%) JUnit
12 2 (1.92%) Mockito
12 2 (1.92%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (12.50%) Finance
2 9 (8.65%) Advertising
3 3 (2.88%) Retail
4 2 (1.92%) Banking
5 1 (0.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (25.96%) Developer
2 20 (19.23%) QA Engineer
3 19 (18.27%) Developer in Test
3 19 (18.27%) Software Developer
4 14 (13.46%) Automation Tester
4 14 (13.46%) Tester
5 9 (8.65%) QA Leader
6 8 (7.69%) Lead Developer
6 8 (7.69%) Lead Software Developer
7 7 (6.73%) Automation Engineer
7 7 (6.73%) Digital Transformation
7 7 (6.73%) Mobile Tester
7 7 (6.73%) QA Automation Engineer
7 7 (6.73%) Test Leader
8 6 (5.77%) Java Automation Tester
9 5 (4.81%) Analyst
9 5 (4.81%) Machine Learning Engineer
9 5 (4.81%) Ruby Developer
9 5 (4.81%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 5 (4.81%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (29.81%) Gherkin
2 25 (24.04%) REST
3 14 (13.46%) Kafka
4 9 (8.65%) React
5 7 (6.73%) Web Services
6 4 (3.85%) RESTful
7 1 (0.96%) .NET
7 1 (0.96%) .NET Core
7 1 (0.96%) Dropwizard
7 1 (0.96%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.96%) JSON
7 1 (0.96%) Middleware
7 1 (0.96%) WebdriverIO
7 1 (0.96%) WSH
7 1 (0.96%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.73%) Video on Demand
2 5 (4.81%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.96%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.62%) Linux
1 10 (9.62%) Windows
2 8 (7.69%) Unix
3 6 (5.77%) Android
3 6 (5.77%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.96%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (75.96%) Test Automation
2 64 (61.54%) API Testing
3 62 (59.62%) SDET
4 44 (42.31%) Test Strategy
5 42 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (34.62%) DevOps
7 27 (25.96%) Microservices
8 19 (18.27%) BDD
9 15 (14.42%) ETL
9 15 (14.42%) Fintech
9 15 (14.42%) Regression Testing
10 13 (12.50%) TDD
11 12 (11.54%) Test Planning
12 10 (9.62%) Build Automation
12 10 (9.62%) Data Science
12 10 (9.62%) Machine Learning
12 10 (9.62%) SDLC
13 7 (6.73%) Decision-Making
13 7 (6.73%) Scrum
13 7 (6.73%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 59 (56.73%) Java
2 53 (50.96%) JavaScript
3 24 (23.08%) Python
4 6 (5.77%) Ruby
4 6 (5.77%) SQL
5 5 (4.81%) Kotlin
6 3 (2.88%) C#
6 3 (2.88%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (13.46%) ISEB
2 13 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (55.77%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (21.15%) Docker
2 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.96%) Ansible
2 1 (0.96%) Grafana
2 1 (0.96%) Graphite
2 1 (0.96%) Packer
2 1 (0.96%) Prometheus
2 1 (0.96%) Puppet
2 1 (0.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (1.92%) Oracle
2 1 (0.96%) Apple
2 1 (0.96%) Atlassian
2 1 (0.96%) Cisco
2 1 (0.96%) Citrix
2 1 (0.96%) Google
2 1 (0.96%) Micro Focus
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.96%) MobileIron
2 1 (0.96%) New Relic
2 1 (0.96%) VMware