Period
to 6 August 2020

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 6 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England > London
6 months to
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 239 203 234
Rank change year-on-year -36 +31 +5
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 358 977 1,101
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.32% 1.72% 1.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.69% 9.32% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 322 793 871
Median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £42,600 £42,000 £40,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 5,355 10,479 14,118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.72% 18.49% 20.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4,259 8,553 11,272
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £43,750 £39,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 6 August 2020.

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 6 August 2020. 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 +54 87 £62,500 -3.85% 6
West London +17 17 £60,000 -4.00% 3
South London +20 16 £49,750 -23.46% 1
North London +3 1 £40,000 -
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 6 August 2020, 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.

1 280 (78.21%) Test Automation
2 262 (73.18%) Agile Software Development
3 247 (68.99%) Java
4 225 (62.85%) Selenium
5 199 (55.59%) JavaScript
6 185 (51.68%) BDD
7 160 (44.69%) QA
8 114 (31.84%) TDD
9 111 (31.01%) AWS
10 107 (29.89%) Jenkins
11 104 (29.05%) DevOps
12 102 (28.49%) Finance
13 91 (25.42%) Python
14 84 (23.46%) Docker
15 83 (23.18%) SDET
16 79 (22.07%) Continuous Integration
17 78 (21.79%) JUnit
18 77 (21.51%) Fintech
19 68 (18.99%) Kubernetes
20 67 (18.72%) C#
21 66 (18.44%) WebDriver
22 61 (17.04%) Scrum
22 61 (17.04%) JIRA
23 60 (16.76%) Software Engineering
24 59 (16.48%) SQL
24 59 (16.48%) Git (software)
25 54 (15.08%) Web Services
26 53 (14.80%) Asset Management
26 53 (14.80%) Appium
26 53 (14.80%) Gherkin

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 26 (7.26%) Confluence
2 10 (2.79%) Mule
3 9 (2.51%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.23%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (1.68%) JBoss
6 5 (1.40%) Apache
7 4 (1.12%) NServiceBus
8 3 (0.84%) Mule ESB
9 2 (0.56%) CMS
10 1 (0.28%) Apache TomEE
10 1 (0.28%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (0.84%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.28%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.28%) Magento
2 1 (0.28%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 111 (31.01%) AWS
2 46 (12.85%) Azure
3 28 (7.82%) OpenShift
4 23 (6.42%) GCP
5 21 (5.87%) AWS CloudFormation
6 16 (4.47%) Sauce Labs
7 15 (4.19%) BlazeMeter
8 13 (3.63%) Serverless
9 11 (3.07%) GitHub
10 8 (2.23%) SaaS
11 7 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (1.68%) Amazon Kinesis
12 6 (1.68%) Amazon S3
12 6 (1.68%) AWS Lambda
12 6 (1.68%) Heroku
13 5 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (1.40%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (1.40%) BrowserStack
14 4 (1.12%) Office 365
15 3 (0.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.07%) HTTP
2 4 (1.12%) Skype
2 4 (1.12%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.28%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (0.28%) Internet
3 1 (0.28%) SAN
3 1 (0.28%) VPN
3 1 (0.28%) WebEx
3 1 (0.28%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.63%) NoSQL
2 10 (2.79%) MongoDB
2 10 (2.79%) SQL Server
3 8 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (1.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (1.68%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.68%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (1.68%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (1.40%) DB2
6 4 (1.12%) Amazon Aurora
6 4 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (0.84%) Big Data
7 3 (0.84%) Blockchain
7 3 (0.84%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.84%) MySQL
7 3 (0.84%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.56%) Apache Ignite
8 2 (0.56%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.56%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 225 (62.85%) Selenium
2 107 (29.89%) Jenkins
3 78 (21.79%) JUnit
4 66 (18.44%) WebDriver
5 61 (17.04%) JIRA
6 59 (16.48%) Git (software)
7 53 (14.80%) Appium
8 41 (11.45%) Mocha
9 40 (11.17%) JMeter
10 34 (9.50%) Maven
10 34 (9.50%) Postman
11 28 (7.82%) SoapUI
12 26 (7.26%) Protractor
13 23 (6.42%) REST Assured
13 23 (6.42%) TeamCity
14 21 (5.87%) RSpec
15 18 (5.03%) Bitbucket
16 16 (4.47%) Cypress.io
17 15 (4.19%) Gradle
18 12 (3.35%) JBehave
General
1 102 (28.49%) Finance
2 52 (14.53%) Banking
3 24 (6.70%) Retail
4 10 (2.79%) Games
5 9 (2.51%) Front Office
6 5 (1.40%) Public Sector
7 4 (1.12%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.12%) Marketing
7 4 (1.12%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.84%) Electronics
8 3 (0.84%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.56%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.56%) Law
10 1 (0.28%) Advertising
10 1 (0.28%) Back Office
10 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 129 (36.03%) Developer
2 70 (19.55%) Test Engineer
3 66 (18.44%) Java Developer
4 59 (16.48%) Developer in Test
5 56 (15.64%) Tester
6 47 (13.13%) Automation Tester
7 44 (12.29%) QA Engineer
8 38 (10.61%) Java Engineer
9 37 (10.34%) Java Developer in Test
10 35 (9.78%) Software Engineer
11 32 (8.94%) Software Test Engineer
12 31 (8.66%) Java Software Developer
13 29 (8.10%) Java Software Engineer
14 28 (7.82%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 27 (7.54%) DevOps Engineer
16 23 (6.42%) Test Automation Engineer
17 20 (5.59%) Analyst
17 20 (5.59%) Java Automation Tester
18 19 (5.31%) Senior Developer
18 19 (5.31%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (15.08%) Web Services
2 53 (14.80%) Gherkin
3 38 (10.61%) Spring
4 33 (9.22%) Jest
4 33 (9.22%) React
4 33 (9.22%) RESTful
5 26 (7.26%) Node.js
5 26 (7.26%) REST
6 24 (6.70%) AngularJS
7 23 (6.42%) Spring Boot
7 23 (6.42%) WebdriverIO
8 22 (6.15%) SOAP
9 18 (5.03%) Middleware
10 16 (4.47%) HTML
11 15 (4.19%) WireMock
12 13 (3.63%) .NET
13 11 (3.07%) CSS
14 10 (2.79%) Hibernate
14 10 (2.79%) JSON
15 9 (2.51%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.22%) Greenfield Project
2 24 (6.70%) Mobile App
3 20 (5.59%) Social Network
4 17 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.07%) User Experience
6 10 (2.79%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (2.23%) Mobile Banking
8 7 (1.96%) Mainframe
9 6 (1.68%) Cloud Native
10 5 (1.40%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.40%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (0.84%) Blog
11 3 (0.84%) EPoS
11 3 (0.84%) Over-the-Top Content
11 3 (0.84%) Robotics
11 3 (0.84%) Video on Demand
11 3 (0.84%) VSAM
12 2 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.56%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.28%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (6.98%) Android
2 24 (6.70%) Apple iOS
3 20 (5.59%) Unix
4 8 (2.23%) Windows
5 6 (1.68%) Linux
6 4 (1.12%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (78.21%) Test Automation
2 262 (73.18%) Agile Software Development
3 185 (51.68%) BDD
4 114 (31.84%) TDD
5 104 (29.05%) DevOps
6 83 (23.18%) SDET
7 79 (22.07%) Continuous Integration
8 77 (21.51%) Fintech
9 61 (17.04%) Scrum
10 60 (16.76%) Software Engineering
11 53 (14.80%) Asset Management
12 49 (13.69%) API Testing
13 48 (13.41%) Machine Learning
14 47 (13.13%) Microservices
15 42 (11.73%) Test Scripting
16 40 (11.17%) QA Automation
17 39 (10.89%) Test Strategy
18 37 (10.34%) OO
19 36 (10.06%) SDLC
20 33 (9.22%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 247 (68.99%) Java
2 199 (55.59%) JavaScript
3 91 (25.42%) Python
4 67 (18.72%) C#
5 59 (16.48%) SQL
6 30 (8.38%) TypeScript
7 28 (7.82%) Ruby
8 26 (7.26%) Go
9 21 (5.87%) Java 8
10 13 (3.63%) Kotlin
11 10 (2.79%) Apple Swift
12 7 (1.96%) C
12 7 (1.96%) C++
12 7 (1.96%) Objective-C
13 6 (1.68%) VBScript
14 5 (1.40%) COBOL
14 5 (1.40%) Groovy
14 5 (1.40%) JCL
14 5 (1.40%) Scala
14 5 (1.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (9.22%) ISTQB
2 16 (4.47%) Degree
3 15 (4.19%) ISEB
4 14 (3.91%) SC Cleared
4 14 (3.91%) Security Cleared
5 13 (3.63%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.68%) Master's Degree
7 4 (1.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (1.12%) MCP
8 2 (0.56%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (44.69%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 84 (23.46%) Docker
2 3 (0.84%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 68 (18.99%) Kubernetes
2 30 (8.38%) Ansible
3 29 (8.10%) Terraform
4 27 (7.54%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (6.15%) Puppet
6 21 (5.87%) Istio
7 11 (3.07%) HP Quality Center
8 9 (2.51%) CA Service Virtualization
9 4 (1.12%) Grafana
9 4 (1.12%) Prometheus
10 2 (0.56%) HP Fortify
10 2 (0.56%) logstash
10 2 (0.56%) Rancher
11 1 (0.28%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.28%) Graphite
11 1 (0.28%) Kibana
11 1 (0.28%) Packer
11 1 (0.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (5.31%) Oracle
2 15 (4.19%) Microsoft
3 13 (3.63%) MuleSoft
4 9 (2.51%) CA
4 9 (2.51%) Perfecto Mobile
5 6 (1.68%) Cognizant
5 6 (1.68%) HP
6 4 (1.12%) Google
6 4 (1.12%) SAP
7 2 (0.56%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.28%) Adobe
8 1 (0.28%) Apple
8 1 (0.28%) Blue Prism
8 1 (0.28%) Cisco
8 1 (0.28%) Citrix
8 1 (0.28%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.28%) MobileIron
8 1 (0.28%) Pega
8 1 (0.28%) Sun
8 1 (0.28%) VMware