Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 212 212 247
Rank change year-on-year 0 +35 +2
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 1257 1228 1205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.66% 1.62% 1.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.20% 8.32% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 941 1078 1075
London median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

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 15330 14766 15849
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 20.29% 19.51% 17.90%
Number of salaries quoted 12232 12949 13402
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in London

Cucumber
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in London

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 -31 155 £55,000 - 32
West London -11 69 £57,500 +15.00% 5
South London +26 34 £65,000 +18.18% 2
North London +2 6 £32,500 -45.83% 2
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 988 (78.60%) Test Automation
2 981 (78.04%) Agile Software Development
3 879 (69.93%) Java
4 858 (68.26%) Selenium
5 752 (59.82%) BDD
6 614 (48.85%) QA
7 482 (38.35%) TDD
8 419 (33.33%) WebDriver
9 410 (32.62%) Jenkins
10 385 (30.63%) Continuous Integration
11 363 (28.88%) Finance
12 354 (28.16%) Scrum
13 327 (26.01%) Git (software)
14 308 (24.50%) JavaScript
15 288 (22.91%) SQL
16 280 (22.28%) REST
17 278 (22.12%) Ruby
18 266 (21.16%) JUnit
19 253 (20.13%) JIRA
20 238 (18.93%) Spring
21 235 (18.70%) C#
22 218 (17.34%) Microservices
23 185 (14.72%) HTML
23 185 (14.72%) Web Services
24 180 (14.32%) Banking
25 167 (13.29%) Software Engineering
26 160 (12.73%) Maven
27 158 (12.57%) Kanban
28 155 (12.33%) Amazon AWS
29 152 (12.09%) Linux

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
1 107 (8.51%) Confluence
2 101 (8.04%) Elasticsearch
3 40 (3.18%) Apache Spark
4 26 (2.07%) Apache
5 22 (1.75%) Tomcat
5 22 (1.75%) WebSphere
6 16 (1.27%) JBoss
7 14 (1.11%) Jetty
8 12 (0.95%) Apache TomEE
9 9 (0.72%) CMS
9 9 (0.72%) IIS
10 8 (0.64%) Apache Solr
11 7 (0.56%) Cloud Foundry
12 6 (0.48%) Mule ESB
13 5 (0.40%) nginx
13 5 (0.40%) Oracle Service Bus
14 4 (0.32%) Mule
15 3 (0.24%) Umbraco
16 2 (0.16%) OpenStack
16 2 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.080%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.080%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 155 (12.33%) Amazon AWS
2 73 (5.81%) GitHub
3 27 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (2.15%) SaaS
4 21 (1.67%) BrowserStack
4 21 (1.67%) npm
5 16 (1.27%) Slack
6 15 (1.19%) Sauce Labs
7 12 (0.95%) Google Play
7 12 (0.95%) Office 365
8 11 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
8 11 (0.88%) BlazeMeter
9 10 (0.80%) G Suite
10 9 (0.72%) IaaS
10 9 (0.72%) OpenShift
11 8 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (0.56%) Serverless
13 6 (0.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 6 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
13 6 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 51 (4.06%) HTTP
2 32 (2.55%) Internet
3 17 (1.35%) Firewall
4 8 (0.64%) Kerberos
5 6 (0.48%) Intranet
6 3 (0.24%) Skype
7 2 (0.16%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.16%) LDAP
8 1 (0.080%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (6.13%) NoSQL
2 68 (5.41%) MySQL
3 64 (5.09%) Big Data
4 59 (4.69%) Relational Database
5 58 (4.61%) SQL Server
6 50 (3.98%) PostgreSQL
7 49 (3.90%) Hazelcast
8 31 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
8 31 (2.47%) MongoDB
9 30 (2.39%) Hadoop
10 27 (2.15%) Redis
11 26 (2.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 17 (1.35%) Neo4j
13 13 (1.03%) Blockchain
13 13 (1.03%) HBase
14 9 (0.72%) Infinispan
15 6 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
15 6 (0.48%) MarkLogic
16 5 (0.40%) Amazon Redshift
17 4 (0.32%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 858 (68.26%) Selenium
2 419 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 410 (32.62%) Jenkins
4 327 (26.01%) Git (software)
5 266 (21.16%) JUnit
6 253 (20.13%) JIRA
7 160 (12.73%) Maven
8 128 (10.18%) Appium
9 105 (8.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 95 (7.56%) JBehave
10 95 (7.56%) JMeter
11 92 (7.32%) SoapUI
11 92 (7.32%) SpecFlow
12 88 (7.00%) TeamCity
13 84 (6.68%) Mockito
14 82 (6.52%) Subversion
15 68 (5.41%) TestNG
16 66 (5.25%) RSpec
17 49 (3.90%) Calabash
17 49 (3.90%) HP UFT
General
1 363 (28.88%) Finance
2 180 (14.32%) Banking
3 114 (9.07%) Investment Banking
4 93 (7.40%) Retail Banking
5 83 (6.60%) Retail
6 67 (5.33%) Front Office
7 53 (4.22%) Games
8 30 (2.39%) Telecoms
9 15 (1.19%) Publishing
10 14 (1.11%) Manufacturing
11 13 (1.03%) Advertising
12 12 (0.95%) Marketing
13 8 (0.64%) Back Office
13 8 (0.64%) Electronics
14 6 (0.48%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.32%) Law
16 3 (0.24%) Legal
17 1 (0.080%) Automotive
17 1 (0.080%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 367 (29.20%) Developer
2 243 (19.33%) Tester
3 199 (15.83%) Java Developer
4 178 (14.16%) QA Engineer
5 174 (13.84%) Automation Tester
6 141 (11.22%) Developer in Test
7 134 (10.66%) Test Engineer
8 102 (8.11%) Analyst
9 92 (7.32%) Senior Tester
10 79 (6.28%) Java Engineer
10 79 (6.28%) Test Analyst
11 78 (6.21%) Selenium Tester
12 76 (6.05%) Senior Automation Tester
12 76 (6.05%) Senior Developer
13 74 (5.89%) Test Automation Engineer
14 70 (5.57%) Software Engineer
15 69 (5.49%) QA Automation Engineer
16 68 (5.41%) Automation Engineer
16 68 (5.41%) Test Leader
17 65 (5.17%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (22.28%) REST
2 238 (18.93%) Spring
3 185 (14.72%) HTML
3 185 (14.72%) Web Services
4 147 (11.69%) Hibernate
5 137 (10.90%) Gherkin
6 126 (10.02%) RESTful
7 115 (9.15%) .NET
8 114 (9.07%) XML
9 111 (8.83%) Node.js
10 85 (6.76%) CSS
10 85 (6.76%) SOAP
11 84 (6.68%) Kafka
12 80 (6.36%) AngularJS
13 73 (5.81%) JSON
14 61 (4.85%) React
15 57 (4.53%) Spring Boot
16 55 (4.38%) HTML5
17 49 (3.90%) JAX-RS
18 45 (3.58%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 148 (11.77%) Analytical Skills
2 112 (8.91%) Fintech
3 89 (7.08%) Computer Science
4 85 (6.76%) Mobile App
5 72 (5.73%) Derivative
6 62 (4.93%) Greenfield Project
7 61 (4.85%) Equity Derivative
8 44 (3.50%) User Experience
9 26 (2.07%) Linux Command Line
10 13 (1.03%) Client/Server
11 12 (0.95%) Digital Media
12 11 (0.88%) BBC
12 11 (0.88%) Management Information System
12 11 (0.88%) Semantic Web
13 10 (0.80%) EPoS
13 10 (0.80%) Equities
13 10 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 9 (0.72%) RIA
14 9 (0.72%) Virtual Team
15 8 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 152 (12.09%) Linux
2 109 (8.67%) Unix
3 70 (5.57%) Apple iOS
4 67 (5.33%) Android
5 60 (4.77%) Windows
6 5 (0.40%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.24%) Kali Linux
8 2 (0.16%) Solaris
9 1 (0.080%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 988 (78.60%) Test Automation
2 981 (78.04%) Agile Software Development
3 752 (59.82%) BDD
4 482 (38.35%) TDD
5 385 (30.63%) Continuous Integration
6 354 (28.16%) Scrum
7 218 (17.34%) Microservices
8 167 (13.29%) Software Engineering
9 158 (12.57%) Kanban
10 142 (11.30%) Test Scripting
11 141 (11.22%) DevOps
12 135 (10.74%) API Testing
12 135 (10.74%) SDET
13 134 (10.66%) Continuous Delivery
14 127 (10.10%) SDLC
15 119 (9.47%) Performance Testing
15 119 (9.47%) Scenario Testing
16 118 (9.39%) Software Testing
17 116 (9.23%) OO
18 115 (9.15%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 879 (69.93%) Java
2 308 (24.50%) JavaScript
3 288 (22.91%) SQL
4 278 (22.12%) Ruby
5 235 (18.70%) C#
6 149 (11.85%) Python
7 68 (5.41%) Scala
8 52 (4.14%) PHP
9 51 (4.06%) Groovy
10 46 (3.66%) ES6
11 35 (2.78%) C++
12 32 (2.55%) C
13 22 (1.75%) Objective-C
14 21 (1.67%) TypeScript
15 19 (1.51%) GraphQL
16 18 (1.43%) Bash Shell
17 14 (1.11%) Go
18 13 (1.03%) Clojure
19 11 (0.88%) PowerShell
20 10 (0.80%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 93 (7.40%) Degree
2 73 (5.81%) ISTQB
3 60 (4.77%) ISEB
4 41 (3.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 41 (3.26%) Security Cleared
5 13 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 13 (1.03%) SC Cleared
6 9 (0.72%) CTC Cleared
7 5 (0.40%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.40%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (0.32%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.080%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 614 (48.85%) QA
2 7 (0.56%) ISO 20022
2 7 (0.56%) ISO 8583
3 5 (0.40%) MiFID
3 5 (0.40%) SEPA
4 4 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
4 4 (0.32%) WCAG
5 3 (0.24%) EMIR
5 3 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 108 (8.59%) Docker
2 8 (0.64%) HDFS
3 7 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (0.40%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.24%) Cygwin
6 2 (0.16%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.16%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 50 (3.98%) Puppet
2 38 (3.02%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (2.70%) Ansible
4 33 (2.63%) Kubernetes
5 24 (1.91%) HP Quality Center
6 15 (1.19%) Terraform
7 13 (1.03%) Mesos
8 11 (0.88%) Marathon
9 6 (0.48%) Docker Swarm
10 5 (0.40%) Capistrano
11 3 (0.24%) HockeyApp
12 2 (0.16%) Ambari
12 2 (0.16%) Grafana
12 2 (0.16%) Kibana
12 2 (0.16%) Prometheus
12 2 (0.16%) Salt
13 1 (0.080%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 112 (8.91%) Oracle
2 37 (2.94%) Google
3 31 (2.47%) Microsoft
4 26 (2.07%) HP
5 17 (1.35%) Atlassian
6 16 (1.27%) Apple
7 14 (1.11%) Capita
8 12 (0.95%) Red Hat
9 11 (0.88%) BT
9 11 (0.88%) IBM
10 10 (0.80%) CA Agile Central
11 9 (0.72%) AppDynamics
11 9 (0.72%) SAP
11 9 (0.72%) Splunk
12 6 (0.48%) Arqiva
12 6 (0.48%) VMware
13 5 (0.40%) McAfee
13 5 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (0.32%) Fidessa
14 4 (0.32%) Micro Focus