Period
to 15 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 15 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England > London
6 months to
15 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 249 258 202
Rank change year-on-year +9 -56 +28
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 516 447 996
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.35% 1.28% 1.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.98% 6.57% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 421 357 758
10th Percentile £45,000 £43,650 £43,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
75th Percentile £77,500 £83,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £92,500 £86,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 8,626 6,799 10,673
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 22.59% 19.48% 18.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5,589 5,391 8,668
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £38,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £80,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in London

Cucumber
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cucumber in London.

Salary trend for Cucumber in London

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cucumber in London over the 6 months to 15 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in London

Cucumber
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the London region over the 6 months to 15 June 2021. 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
Central London +76 156 £65,000 - 20
South London +2 20 £67,500 +35.68% 1
West London -7 15 £60,000 -4.00% 11
East London - 1 £65,000 - 4
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 15 June 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 London region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 369 (71.51%) Test Automation
2 330 (63.95%) Selenium
3 320 (62.02%) Agile Software Development
3 320 (62.02%) Java
4 265 (51.36%) BDD
5 221 (42.83%) QA
6 204 (39.53%) JavaScript
7 192 (37.21%) Jenkins
8 154 (29.84%) Git (software)
8 154 (29.84%) AWS
9 150 (29.07%) Software Testing
10 147 (28.49%) JIRA
11 141 (27.33%) TDD
12 136 (26.36%) DevOps
13 134 (25.97%) SDET
14 126 (24.42%) API Testing
14 126 (24.42%) REST
15 122 (23.64%) Finance
16 106 (20.54%) Scrum
16 106 (20.54%) SQL
17 103 (19.96%) Docker
18 102 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
19 100 (19.38%) Postman
20 99 (19.19%) Python
21 96 (18.60%) Gherkin
22 95 (18.41%) Cypress.io
23 90 (17.44%) Test Strategy
24 83 (16.09%) Fintech
25 79 (15.31%) Problem-Solving
26 77 (14.92%) Microservices

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 53 (10.27%) Confluence
2 9 (1.74%) CMS
3 8 (1.55%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.36%) Apache
5 5 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (0.58%) Headless CMS
7 1 (0.19%) Camunda
7 1 (0.19%) GemFire
Applications
1 8 (1.55%) Figma
2 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.39%) Mingle
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 154 (29.84%) AWS
2 68 (13.18%) Azure
3 46 (8.91%) BrowserStack
4 38 (7.36%) GCP
5 34 (6.59%) GitHub
6 23 (4.46%) Serverless
7 21 (4.07%) SaaS
8 20 (3.88%) Amazon SQS
9 19 (3.68%) AWS CloudFormation
10 14 (2.71%) Amazon ECS
10 14 (2.71%) AWS Lambda
11 13 (2.52%) Amazon EC2
11 13 (2.52%) Amazon S3
11 13 (2.52%) Bitrise
11 13 (2.52%) Firebase
12 11 (2.13%) Amazon EKS
13 7 (1.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 7 (1.36%) Amazon Kinesis
13 7 (1.36%) BlazeMeter
13 7 (1.36%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.94%) HTTP
2 7 (1.36%) Broadband
3 4 (0.78%) SSH
4 2 (0.39%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.19%) Calico
5 1 (0.19%) Internet
5 1 (0.19%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (3.49%) Relational Database
3 12 (2.33%) SQL Server
4 11 (2.13%) Blockchain
4 11 (2.13%) MongoDB
4 11 (2.13%) NoSQL
5 8 (1.55%) Hazelcast
5 8 (1.55%) MySQL
6 7 (1.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (1.16%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (0.97%) Amazon Athena
8 5 (0.97%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (0.58%) Amazon Aurora
9 3 (0.58%) Apache Ignite
9 3 (0.58%) Big Data
9 3 (0.58%) DB2
10 2 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 330 (63.95%) Selenium
2 192 (37.21%) Jenkins
3 154 (29.84%) Git (software)
4 147 (28.49%) JIRA
5 100 (19.38%) Postman
6 95 (18.41%) Cypress.io
7 77 (14.92%) WebDriver
8 68 (13.18%) JUnit
9 63 (12.21%) JMeter
10 58 (11.24%) Appium
11 52 (10.08%) REST Assured
12 51 (9.88%) Maven
13 48 (9.30%) SoapUI
14 44 (8.53%) CircleCI
15 40 (7.75%) SpecFlow
16 36 (6.98%) GitLab
17 33 (6.40%) TestCafe
18 23 (4.46%) Serenity BDD
19 21 (4.07%) Gatling
19 21 (4.07%) TeamCity
General
1 122 (23.64%) Finance
2 72 (13.95%) Social Skills
3 56 (10.85%) Banking
4 30 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (3.49%) Advertising
6 17 (3.29%) Public Sector
7 14 (2.71%) Presentation Skills
8 13 (2.52%) Retail
9 9 (1.74%) Investment Banking
9 9 (1.74%) Marketing
10 8 (1.55%) Games
10 8 (1.55%) Legal
11 6 (1.16%) Front Office
12 5 (0.97%) Influencing Skills
13 4 (0.78%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.78%) Law
13 4 (0.78%) Organisational Skills
14 3 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.58%) Publishing
15 2 (0.39%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 105 (20.35%) Developer
2 93 (18.02%) QA Engineer
3 59 (11.43%) Automation Engineer
4 58 (11.24%) Test Engineer
4 58 (11.24%) Tester
5 50 (9.69%) Automation Tester
6 46 (8.91%) QA Automation Engineer
7 44 (8.53%) Java Engineer
8 41 (7.95%) Developer in Test
9 37 (7.17%) Java Developer
10 33 (6.40%) Test Automation Engineer
11 30 (5.81%) Automation Test Lead
12 28 (5.43%) Senior Developer
13 27 (5.23%) Software Engineer
13 27 (5.23%) Test Leader
14 26 (5.04%) Software Developer
15 25 (4.84%) DevOps Engineer
16 23 (4.46%) Senior Java Engineer
17 22 (4.26%) Senior Automation Engineer
18 21 (4.07%) Digital Transformation
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (24.42%) REST
2 96 (18.60%) Gherkin
3 62 (12.02%) Spring
4 39 (7.56%) Node.js
4 39 (7.56%) RESTful
4 39 (7.56%) SOAP
4 39 (7.56%) Web Services
5 37 (7.17%) Kafka
6 33 (6.40%) HTML
7 30 (5.81%) React
8 25 (4.84%) CSS
8 25 (4.84%) Spring Boot
9 23 (4.46%) HTML5
9 23 (4.46%) Jest
9 23 (4.46%) WebdriverIO
10 19 (3.68%) .NET
10 19 (3.68%) XML
11 17 (3.29%) AngularJS
12 15 (2.91%) JSON
13 14 (2.71%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 46 (8.91%) Mobile App
2 26 (5.04%) User Experience
3 21 (4.07%) Greenfield Project
4 14 (2.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 13 (2.52%) Social Network
6 11 (2.13%) Video on Demand
7 10 (1.94%) Linux Command Line
8 8 (1.55%) Analytical Mindset
8 8 (1.55%) NHS
9 7 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.36%) Online Games
9 7 (1.36%) Video\Live Streaming
10 5 (0.97%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.78%) Self-Motivation
12 3 (0.58%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.58%) Life Science
13 2 (0.39%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.39%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.39%) Mobile Banking
13 2 (0.39%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (7.56%) Linux
2 29 (5.62%) Unix
3 27 (5.23%) Android
4 23 (4.46%) Apple iOS
5 21 (4.07%) Windows
6 2 (0.39%) CentOS
6 2 (0.39%) Tizen
6 2 (0.39%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.39%) webOS
6 2 (0.39%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.19%) Alpine Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 369 (71.51%) Test Automation
2 320 (62.02%) Agile Software Development
3 265 (51.36%) BDD
4 150 (29.07%) Software Testing
5 141 (27.33%) TDD
6 136 (26.36%) DevOps
7 134 (25.97%) SDET
8 126 (24.42%) API Testing
9 106 (20.54%) Scrum
10 102 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
11 90 (17.44%) Test Strategy
12 83 (16.09%) Fintech
13 79 (15.31%) Problem-Solving
14 77 (14.92%) Microservices
15 74 (14.34%) SDLC
16 55 (10.66%) Software Engineering
17 52 (10.08%) Mentoring
18 51 (9.88%) Test Scripting
19 50 (9.69%) Continuous Delivery
20 46 (8.91%) OO
Programming Languages
1 320 (62.02%) Java
2 204 (39.53%) JavaScript
3 106 (20.54%) SQL
4 99 (19.19%) Python
5 57 (11.05%) C#
6 41 (7.95%) TypeScript
7 24 (4.65%) Ruby
8 19 (3.68%) Go
9 16 (3.10%) Java 8
10 15 (2.91%) Shell Script
11 14 (2.71%) Scala
12 12 (2.33%) C++
12 12 (2.33%) Groovy
13 11 (2.13%) C
13 11 (2.13%) ES6
13 11 (2.13%) Kotlin
14 9 (1.74%) PL/SQL
15 8 (1.55%) Perl
16 7 (1.36%) Bash Shell
17 6 (1.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (6.98%) Degree
2 19 (3.68%) Computer Science Degree
2 19 (3.68%) ISTQB
3 17 (3.29%) SC Cleared
3 17 (3.29%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.74%) ISEB
5 4 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.19%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.19%) MBA
7 1 (0.19%) OCP
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 221 (42.83%) QA
2 10 (1.94%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.19%) WCAG
System Software
1 103 (19.96%) Docker
2 2 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 76 (14.73%) Kubernetes
2 34 (6.59%) Ansible
3 25 (4.84%) Terraform
4 19 (3.68%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (3.10%) Istio
6 15 (2.91%) Puppet
7 13 (2.52%) Fortio
7 13 (2.52%) Kiali
8 11 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
9 8 (1.55%) Kibana
10 7 (1.36%) Mesos
11 5 (0.97%) Consul
11 5 (0.97%) Packer
12 3 (0.58%) logstash
12 3 (0.58%) Prometheus
13 1 (0.19%) Argo
13 1 (0.19%) Grafana
13 1 (0.19%) Nagios
13 1 (0.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (6.20%) Microsoft
2 29 (5.62%) Oracle
3 9 (1.74%) Google
4 8 (1.55%) Splunk
5 6 (1.16%) HP
5 6 (1.16%) LexisNexis
6 5 (0.97%) Atlassian
6 5 (0.97%) IBM
6 5 (0.97%) SAP
7 4 (0.78%) Adobe
7 4 (0.78%) AppDynamics
8 3 (0.58%) Instagram
8 3 (0.58%) Sybase
9 2 (0.39%) CA Agile Central
9 2 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.39%) Sony
10 1 (0.19%) Pega
10 1 (0.19%) ServiceNow