Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 242 169 156
Rank change year-on-year -73 -13 +82
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 91 169 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.87% 1.61% 1.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.79% 8.03% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 76 152 230
City of London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -2.65% +2.73%
10th Percentile £37,875 £40,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £87,750 £71,250 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £56,500
% change year-on-year - -2.65% +2.73%

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 1,900 2,105 2,327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.15% 20.02% 16.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,693 1,949 2,047
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £82,500 £80,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Cucumber as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 72 (79.12%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (75.82%) Selenium
3 68 (74.73%) Java
4 65 (71.43%) Test Automation
5 53 (58.24%) QA
6 42 (46.15%) WebDriver
7 39 (42.86%) JavaScript
8 33 (36.26%) BDD
9 30 (32.97%) Jenkins
9 30 (32.97%) Finance
10 29 (31.87%) HTML
10 29 (31.87%) TDD
11 27 (29.67%) SQL
11 27 (29.67%) Node.js
12 26 (28.57%) JUnit
13 24 (26.37%) Scrum
14 21 (23.08%) Test Strategy
14 21 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (19.78%) React
16 16 (17.58%) SDLC
16 16 (17.58%) Python
16 16 (17.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 16 (17.58%) RESTful
17 15 (16.48%) CSS
17 15 (16.48%) ISTQB
17 15 (16.48%) Degree
18 14 (15.38%) Ruby
18 14 (15.38%) API Testing
19 13 (14.29%) QA Automation
19 13 (14.29%) SDET

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 4 (4.40%) Apache TomEE
1 4 (4.40%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (4.40%) JBoss
1 4 (4.40%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.30%) IIS
3 1 (1.10%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.10%) Jetty
3 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.89%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.59%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (4.40%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 4 (4.40%) Amazon S3
3 4 (4.40%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (4.40%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (4.40%) SaaS
3 4 (4.40%) Serverless
4 3 (3.30%) GitHub
5 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) Internet
2 1 (1.10%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (5.49%) Blockchain
3 4 (4.40%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.30%) Big Data
4 3 (3.30%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 69 (75.82%) Selenium
2 42 (46.15%) WebDriver
3 30 (32.97%) Jenkins
4 26 (28.57%) JUnit
5 16 (17.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (10.99%) Git (software)
7 9 (9.89%) Karma Test Runner
8 8 (8.79%) Calabash
8 8 (8.79%) JIRA
9 7 (7.69%) Appium
9 7 (7.69%) Gatling
9 7 (7.69%) Mocha
10 6 (6.59%) JSUnit
10 6 (6.59%) Maven
10 6 (6.59%) Mockito
11 5 (5.49%) gulp
11 5 (5.49%) Jasmine
12 4 (4.40%) Gradle
12 4 (4.40%) JBehave
12 4 (4.40%) Sinon.JS
General
1 30 (32.97%) Finance
2 10 (10.99%) Banking
3 5 (5.49%) Advertising
4 4 (4.40%) Law
4 4 (4.40%) Retail
5 3 (3.30%) Front Office
5 3 (3.30%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.20%) Marketing
7 1 (1.10%) Games
7 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (23.08%) Developer
1 21 (23.08%) QA Engineer
2 18 (19.78%) Test Engineer
3 10 (10.99%) Analyst
3 10 (10.99%) Java Developer
4 9 (9.89%) Tester
5 8 (8.79%) Automation Test Lead
5 8 (8.79%) Developer in Test
5 8 (8.79%) QA Analyst
5 8 (8.79%) QA Automation Engineer
5 8 (8.79%) Test Automation Engineer
5 8 (8.79%) Test Leader
6 7 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) Automation Tester
6 7 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 7 (7.69%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.59%) Java Engineer
7 6 (6.59%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (31.87%) HTML
2 27 (29.67%) Node.js
3 18 (19.78%) React
4 16 (17.58%) RESTful
5 15 (16.48%) CSS
6 13 (14.29%) Spring
7 11 (12.09%) CSS3
7 11 (12.09%) Hibernate
7 11 (12.09%) HTML5
8 8 (8.79%) XML
9 7 (7.69%) Redux
9 7 (7.69%) RxJS
9 7 (7.69%) Sass
9 7 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (6.59%) Enzyme
10 6 (6.59%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (5.49%) JSON
11 5 (5.49%) JSP
11 5 (5.49%) Web Services
12 4 (4.40%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) Fintech
2 8 (8.79%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.79%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.49%) User Experience
4 4 (4.40%) BBC
4 4 (4.40%) STB
5 3 (3.30%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.20%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.10%) Derivative
7 1 (1.10%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.10%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.10%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.10%) Online Games
7 1 (1.10%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.29%) Linux
2 10 (10.99%) Windows
3 8 (8.79%) Apple iOS
4 7 (7.69%) Android
5 3 (3.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (79.12%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 33 (36.26%) BDD
4 29 (31.87%) TDD
5 24 (26.37%) Scrum
6 21 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (23.08%) Test Strategy
7 16 (17.58%) SDLC
8 14 (15.38%) API Testing
9 13 (14.29%) QA Automation
9 13 (14.29%) SDET
9 13 (14.29%) Test Scripting
10 11 (12.09%) Microservices
10 11 (12.09%) Open Source
10 11 (12.09%) Regression Testing
11 10 (10.99%) Configuration Management
11 10 (10.99%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (9.89%) Software Engineering
13 8 (8.79%) Kanban
13 8 (8.79%) OO
Programming Languages
1 68 (74.73%) Java
2 39 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 27 (29.67%) SQL
4 16 (17.58%) Python
5 14 (15.38%) Ruby
6 13 (14.29%) ES6
7 10 (10.99%) C
7 10 (10.99%) TypeScript
8 8 (8.79%) C#
9 7 (7.69%) PHP
10 6 (6.59%) Clojure
11 5 (5.49%) Go
12 3 (3.30%) C++
12 3 (3.30%) Lua
13 2 (2.20%) Scala
14 1 (1.10%) Apple Swift
14 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
14 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (16.48%) Degree
1 15 (16.48%) ISTQB
2 11 (12.09%) ISEB
3 7 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 6 (6.59%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.20%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (58.24%) QA
System Software
1 13 (14.29%) Docker
2 1 (1.10%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 4 (4.40%) Ansible
1 4 (4.40%) Puppet
2 2 (2.20%) Nagios
2 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.20%) Terraform
3 1 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.10%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (4.40%) Arqiva
1 4 (4.40%) BT
1 4 (4.40%) Oracle
2 3 (3.30%) Caplin
2 3 (3.30%) Fidessa
3 2 (2.20%) Splunk
4 1 (1.10%) HP