Period
to 16 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
UK > England
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 258 245 243
Rank change year-on-year -13 -2 +38
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 1,612 2,140 2,504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.28% 1.41% 1.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.78% 7.07% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,188 1,658 2,023
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £71,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -3.85%

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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 23,760 30,283 34,354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 18.90% 19.96% 20.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19,129 24,683 28,231
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,450 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.86% +4.90% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Cucumber as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in England

Cucumber
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in England

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in England over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in England

Cucumber
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the England region over the 6 months to 16 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -17 699 £65,000 - 56
South East +61 320 £55,000 +15.79% 19
North of England -15 254 £43,024 +1.23% 46
South West +4 140 £45,000 - 26
Yorkshire +3 136 £45,000 - 22
North West -25 106 £42,500 +6.25% 20
East of England +73 105 £47,500 +5.56% 15
Midlands -79 88 £46,250 -5.61% 24
East Midlands -55 49 £47,500 +9.20% 7
West Midlands -28 36 £42,500 -19.05% 17
North East 0 12 £35,000 -17.65% 4
Cucumber
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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 England region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 1,224 (75.93%) Agile Software Development
2 1,169 (72.52%) Test Automation
3 1,141 (70.78%) Selenium
4 1,085 (67.31%) Java
5 751 (46.59%) BDD
6 611 (37.90%) Scrum
7 583 (36.17%) Jenkins
8 553 (34.31%) QA
9 542 (33.62%) JIRA
10 529 (32.82%) TDD
11 442 (27.42%) Continuous Integration
12 439 (27.23%) JavaScript
13 412 (25.56%) DevOps
14 376 (23.33%) SQL
15 367 (22.77%) C#
16 351 (21.77%) Finance
17 348 (21.59%) Git (software)
18 343 (21.28%) Gherkin
19 340 (21.09%) WebDriver
20 315 (19.54%) Docker
21 305 (18.92%) Python
22 274 (17.00%) JUnit
23 271 (16.81%) Spring
24 264 (16.38%) Maven
25 263 (16.32%) AWS
26 238 (14.76%) Software Testing
27 236 (14.64%) Mentoring
28 235 (14.58%) Microservices
29 230 (14.27%) JMeter
30 225 (13.96%) REST

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 208 (12.90%) Confluence
2 62 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 50 (3.10%) JBoss
4 41 (2.54%) Elasticsearch
5 22 (1.36%) IIS
6 18 (1.12%) WebSphere
7 17 (1.05%) Apache Spark
8 15 (0.93%) Apache TomEE
9 12 (0.74%) Apache
10 11 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
11 7 (0.43%) Drupal
12 6 (0.37%) CMS
12 6 (0.37%) SharePoint
13 5 (0.31%) Mule
13 5 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 5 (0.31%) WordPress
14 3 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 3 (0.19%) Apache ServiceMix
14 3 (0.19%) nginx
14 3 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (0.19%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (0.062%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (1.49%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.062%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.062%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.062%) Revive Adserver
Cloud Services
1 263 (16.32%) AWS
2 167 (10.36%) Azure
3 101 (6.27%) GitHub
4 77 (4.78%) GCP
5 57 (3.54%) G Suite
6 54 (3.35%) BrowserStack
7 53 (3.29%) Office 365
8 43 (2.67%) SaaS
9 42 (2.61%) Sauce Labs
10 25 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
11 24 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
12 22 (1.36%) Serverless
13 21 (1.30%) Slack
14 20 (1.24%) OpenShift
15 19 (1.18%) Heroku
16 18 (1.12%) PaaS
17 17 (1.05%) Amazon S3
17 17 (1.05%) CloudBees
18 16 (0.99%) AWS Lambda
18 16 (0.99%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.30%) HTTP
2 19 (1.18%) TCP/IP
3 8 (0.50%) Internet
3 8 (0.50%) SSH
4 5 (0.31%) AMQP
4 5 (0.31%) FTP
4 5 (0.31%) HTTPS
4 5 (0.31%) Wireshark
5 4 (0.25%) SSL
6 2 (0.12%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.12%) Intranet
6 2 (0.12%) PBX
6 2 (0.12%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (0.12%) VLAN
7 1 (0.062%) 5G
7 1 (0.062%) DSL
7 1 (0.062%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (7.01%) MongoDB
2 97 (6.02%) SQL Server
3 86 (5.33%) MySQL
4 80 (4.96%) PostgreSQL
5 60 (3.72%) Relational Database
6 59 (3.66%) Redis
7 48 (2.98%) Big Data
8 39 (2.42%) Hadoop
9 28 (1.74%) NoSQL
10 25 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
11 19 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
11 19 (1.18%) Data Lake
12 18 (1.12%) Apache Hive
13 13 (0.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 11 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
15 10 (0.62%) Blockchain
15 10 (0.62%) RDBMS
16 9 (0.56%) Oracle Database
17 6 (0.37%) Oracle Database 10g
17 6 (0.37%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1,141 (70.78%) Selenium
2 583 (36.17%) Jenkins
3 542 (33.62%) JIRA
4 348 (21.59%) Git (software)
5 340 (21.09%) WebDriver
6 274 (17.00%) JUnit
7 264 (16.38%) Maven
8 230 (14.27%) JMeter
9 204 (12.66%) Appium
10 181 (11.23%) SpecFlow
11 180 (11.17%) SoapUI
12 122 (7.57%) Team Foundation Server
13 113 (7.01%) TeamCity
14 101 (6.27%) Subversion
15 95 (5.89%) JBehave
16 94 (5.83%) Bitbucket
17 91 (5.65%) Gradle
18 86 (5.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 85 (5.27%) HP UFT
20 83 (5.15%) LoadRunner
General
1 351 (21.77%) Finance
2 154 (9.55%) Retail
3 139 (8.62%) Banking
4 47 (2.92%) Public Sector
5 46 (2.85%) Back Office
6 29 (1.80%) Investment Banking
6 29 (1.80%) Manufacturing
7 27 (1.67%) Telecoms
8 25 (1.55%) Games
9 23 (1.43%) Marketing
10 14 (0.87%) Electronics
10 14 (0.87%) Legal
11 13 (0.81%) Financial Institution
12 11 (0.68%) Front Office
13 9 (0.56%) Aerospace
14 8 (0.50%) Advertising
15 6 (0.37%) Online Betting
16 5 (0.31%) Law
17 2 (0.12%) Automotive
17 2 (0.12%) Billing
Job Titles
1 447 (27.73%) Developer
2 339 (21.03%) Test Engineer
3 191 (11.85%) Test Automation Engineer
4 176 (10.92%) Analyst
5 175 (10.86%) Java Developer
6 174 (10.79%) QA Engineer
7 161 (9.99%) Tester
8 154 (9.55%) Developer in Test
9 130 (8.06%) Test Analyst
10 115 (7.13%) Software Developer
11 114 (7.07%) Automation Tester
12 113 (7.01%) Senior Developer
13 91 (5.65%) Software Engineer
14 90 (5.58%) Senior Test Engineer
15 85 (5.27%) Automation Engineer
16 71 (4.40%) QA Automation Engineer
17 70 (4.34%) QA Leader
18 67 (4.16%) Automation Test Analyst
19 62 (3.85%) Java Engineer
20 60 (3.72%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 343 (21.28%) Gherkin
2 271 (16.81%) Spring
3 225 (13.96%) REST
4 183 (11.35%) Web Services
5 154 (9.55%) .NET
6 147 (9.12%) React
7 137 (8.50%) Node.js
8 135 (8.37%) SOAP
9 132 (8.19%) RESTful
10 122 (7.57%) Hibernate
11 117 (7.26%) JSON
12 110 (6.82%) CSS
13 109 (6.76%) HTML
14 98 (6.08%) AngularJS
15 93 (5.77%) Kafka
16 90 (5.58%) Spring Boot
17 87 (5.40%) XML
18 85 (5.27%) JPA
19 53 (3.29%) Struts
20 49 (3.04%) Enzyme
Miscellaneous
1 125 (7.75%) Mobile App
2 100 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
3 62 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
3 62 (3.85%) User Experience
4 27 (1.67%) Algorithms
5 21 (1.30%) Renewable Energy
6 20 (1.24%) Linux Command Line
7 19 (1.18%) Cyberthreat
7 19 (1.18%) Public Cloud
8 18 (1.12%) Hedge funds
8 18 (1.12%) Social Network
9 15 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
10 13 (0.81%) Life Science
11 12 (0.74%) Cloud Native
11 12 (0.74%) Data Structures
12 11 (0.68%) Equities
13 8 (0.50%) Derivative
13 8 (0.50%) Wiki
14 7 (0.43%) Analytical Mindset
14 7 (0.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 165 (10.24%) Linux
2 124 (7.69%) Android
3 122 (7.57%) Apple iOS
4 101 (6.27%) Windows
5 62 (3.85%) Unix
6 12 (0.74%) Mac OS
7 8 (0.50%) CentOS
8 7 (0.43%) Fedora
9 3 (0.19%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.12%) Solaris
10 2 (0.12%) VMS
10 2 (0.12%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.062%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,224 (75.93%) Agile Software Development
2 1,169 (72.52%) Test Automation
3 751 (46.59%) BDD
4 611 (37.90%) Scrum
5 529 (32.82%) TDD
6 442 (27.42%) Continuous Integration
7 412 (25.56%) DevOps
8 238 (14.76%) Software Testing
9 236 (14.64%) Mentoring
10 235 (14.58%) Microservices
11 200 (12.41%) Kanban
12 198 (12.28%) SDET
13 195 (12.10%) API Testing
14 190 (11.79%) Continuous Delivery
15 179 (11.10%) Manual Testing
16 173 (10.73%) SDLC
16 173 (10.73%) Test Strategy
17 172 (10.67%) Test Scripting
18 160 (9.93%) Software Engineering
19 151 (9.37%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1,085 (67.31%) Java
2 439 (27.23%) JavaScript
3 376 (23.33%) SQL
4 367 (22.77%) C#
5 305 (18.92%) Python
6 190 (11.79%) Ruby
7 123 (7.63%) C++
8 97 (6.02%) Java 8
9 75 (4.65%) C
10 72 (4.47%) Scala
11 59 (3.66%) ES6
12 57 (3.54%) Groovy
13 54 (3.35%) PowerShell
14 49 (3.04%) Go
15 47 (2.92%) ES7
16 36 (2.23%) Shell Script
17 34 (2.11%) TypeScript
18 31 (1.92%) PHP
19 29 (1.80%) VBScript
20 25 (1.55%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 145 (9.00%) ISTQB
2 113 (7.01%) Degree
3 98 (6.08%) ISEB
4 82 (5.09%) Security Cleared
5 62 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 42 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
7 31 (1.92%) DV Cleared
8 30 (1.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 13 (0.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 7 (0.43%) AWS Certification
10 7 (0.43%) DBS Check
11 4 (0.25%) CISSP
12 2 (0.12%) CITP
12 2 (0.12%) Numerate Degree
13 1 (0.062%) MCSD
13 1 (0.062%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 553 (34.31%) QA
2 12 (0.74%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.25%) EMIR
4 3 (0.19%) MiFID
5 2 (0.12%) WCAG
6 1 (0.062%) SLA
System Software
1 315 (19.54%) Docker
2 22 (1.36%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.56%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.43%) vSphere
6 3 (0.19%) vCloud
7 2 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.062%) KVM
8 1 (0.062%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 137 (8.50%) Kubernetes
2 100 (6.20%) Ansible
3 87 (5.40%) HP Quality Center
4 75 (4.65%) Puppet
5 58 (3.60%) Marathon
5 58 (3.60%) Mesos
6 50 (3.10%) Opscode Chef
7 47 (2.92%) Terraform
8 29 (1.80%) Istio
9 27 (1.67%) HP ALM
9 27 (1.67%) Kibana
10 21 (1.30%) CA Service Virtualization
11 17 (1.05%) Grafana
12 15 (0.93%) Graphite
13 14 (0.87%) Prometheus
14 10 (0.62%) Packer
15 8 (0.50%) logstash
16 7 (0.43%) Rancher
17 6 (0.37%) ITRS Geneos
18 1 (0.062%) rkt
Vendors
1 106 (6.58%) Oracle
2 100 (6.20%) HP
3 89 (5.52%) Google
4 59 (3.66%) WorldPay
5 50 (3.10%) Cypress Semiconductor
6 48 (2.98%) Atlassian
7 39 (2.42%) Microsoft
8 37 (2.30%) SAP
9 30 (1.86%) New Relic
10 25 (1.55%) CA
11 19 (1.18%) Informatica
11 19 (1.18%) Teradata
12 18 (1.12%) Splunk
12 18 (1.12%) Tableau
13 16 (0.99%) VMware
14 14 (0.87%) AppDynamics
14 14 (0.87%) CA Agile Central
15 13 (0.81%) Perfecto Mobile
16 12 (0.74%) hybris
16 12 (0.74%) IBM