Period
to 21 August 2019

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

Cucumber
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 94 92 112
Rank change year-on-year -2 +20 +21
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 7 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.73% 0.73% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.32% 2.91% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 2
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £46,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.70% +42.31% -35.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,625 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £56,625 £33,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% +5.56%

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 Kent with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 211 275 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 22.03% 25.00% 19.07%
Number of salaries quoted 183 237 228
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,550 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,500 £50,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Kent

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in Kent

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Kent over the 6 months to 21 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Kent

Cucumber
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Kent region over the 6 months to 21 August 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
Maidstone +4 4 £53,750 +7.50% 1
West Malling - 1 £57,500 -
Cucumber
South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 Kent region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 7 (100.00%) QA
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio Coded UI
4 3 (42.86%) SoapUI
4 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
4 3 (42.86%) SpecFlow
4 3 (42.86%) User Stories
4 3 (42.86%) QA Automation
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Usability Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) JUnit
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
5 2 (28.57%) User Experience

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) SoapUI
2 3 (42.86%) SpecFlow
2 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio Coded UI
3 2 (28.57%) JUnit
3 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (14.29%) JIRA
4 1 (14.29%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) QA Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) QA Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) QA Leader
2 2 (28.57%) QA Test Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior QA Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 3 (42.86%) QA Automation
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
3 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 3 (42.86%) User Stories
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
4 2 (28.57%) Usability Testing
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft