Period
to 17 September 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 17 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England > London
6 months to
17 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 292 243 225
Rank change year-on-year -49 -18 +13
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 590 289 886
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.21% 1.37% 1.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.09% 6.64% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 426 237 678
10th Percentile £45,000 £47,000 £41,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £56,250 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% -7.41% +8.00%
75th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £90,000
England median annual salary £58,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% +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 11,591 4,352 10,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 23.68% 20.69% 18.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6,399 3,575 8,519
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £69,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.72% +6.92% +6.56%
75th Percentile £86,250 £83,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £97,500 £93,750
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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +40 190 £65,000 +2.77% 22
West London -35 34 £62,500 +25.00% 6
South London -6 23 £75,000 +42.86% 1
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 376 (63.73%) Test Automation
2 349 (59.15%) Agile Software Development
2 349 (59.15%) Selenium
3 337 (57.12%) Java
4 284 (48.14%) QA
5 279 (47.29%) Jenkins
6 265 (44.92%) BDD
7 232 (39.32%) JavaScript
8 193 (32.71%) Git (software)
9 188 (31.86%) REST
10 175 (29.66%) DevOps
11 161 (27.29%) Postman
12 155 (26.27%) AWS
13 149 (25.25%) API Testing
14 148 (25.08%) Software Testing
15 145 (24.58%) JIRA
16 144 (24.41%) SDET
17 134 (22.71%) TDD
18 130 (22.03%) Finance
19 120 (20.34%) Test Strategy
20 115 (19.49%) Scrum
21 111 (18.81%) Python
22 107 (18.14%) Continuous Integration
23 106 (17.97%) Gherkin
24 103 (17.46%) Microservices
24 103 (17.46%) Cypress.io
25 100 (16.95%) Social Skills
26 94 (15.93%) Docker
26 94 (15.93%) JUnit
27 90 (15.25%) SQL

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 44 (7.46%) Confluence
2 22 (3.73%) CMS
3 12 (2.03%) Headless CMS
3 12 (2.03%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (1.02%) Apache
6 3 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (0.51%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.34%) IIS
7 2 (0.34%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.17%) Camunda
8 1 (0.17%) GemFire
8 1 (0.17%) JBoss
8 1 (0.17%) Jetty
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 9 (1.53%) Figma
2 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.51%) Mingle
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.34%) Actimize
1 2 (0.34%) Loan IQ
2 1 (0.17%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 155 (26.27%) AWS
2 70 (11.86%) Azure
3 68 (11.53%) GitHub
4 46 (7.80%) GCP
5 39 (6.61%) BrowserStack
5 39 (6.61%) SaaS
6 24 (4.07%) Serverless
7 15 (2.54%) AWS Lambda
8 13 (2.20%) BlazeMeter
9 12 (2.03%) Amazon SQS
10 11 (1.86%) Amazon S3
10 11 (1.86%) Slack
11 8 (1.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 8 (1.36%) CloudBees
12 7 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (1.19%) Amazon ECS
12 7 (1.19%) GitHub Actions
12 7 (1.19%) IaaS
13 6 (1.02%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 6 (1.02%) Bitrise
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.53%) Broadband
2 8 (1.36%) HTTP
3 6 (1.02%) SWIFTNet
4 4 (0.68%) SSH
4 4 (0.68%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.17%) Calico
5 1 (0.17%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
2 24 (4.07%) SQL Server
3 16 (2.71%) Relational Database
4 15 (2.54%) NoSQL
5 14 (2.37%) Blockchain
6 10 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (1.53%) MongoDB
7 9 (1.53%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (1.36%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (1.19%) Redis
10 6 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 6 (1.02%) MySQL
11 3 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (0.51%) Apache Ignite
11 3 (0.51%) Big Data
11 3 (0.51%) DB2
12 2 (0.34%) Hazelcast
12 2 (0.34%) MySQL Workbench
Development Applications
1 349 (59.15%) Selenium
2 279 (47.29%) Jenkins
3 193 (32.71%) Git (software)
4 161 (27.29%) Postman
5 145 (24.58%) JIRA
6 103 (17.46%) Cypress.io
7 94 (15.93%) JUnit
8 74 (12.54%) JMeter
9 72 (12.20%) WebDriver
10 62 (10.51%) SoapUI
11 57 (9.66%) SpecFlow
12 54 (9.15%) GitLab
12 54 (9.15%) REST Assured
13 51 (8.64%) Maven
14 43 (7.29%) Serenity BDD
15 39 (6.61%) TeamCity
16 38 (6.44%) Mocha
17 35 (5.93%) Gatling
17 35 (5.93%) Robot Framework
18 32 (5.42%) Appium
General
1 130 (22.03%) Finance
2 100 (16.95%) Social Skills
3 39 (6.61%) Retail
4 35 (5.93%) Banking
4 35 (5.93%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 28 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (3.90%) Games
7 22 (3.73%) Advertising
7 22 (3.73%) Public Sector
8 12 (2.03%) Law
8 12 (2.03%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (1.53%) Front Office
10 8 (1.36%) Legal
11 7 (1.19%) Marketing
11 7 (1.19%) Retail Banking
12 6 (1.02%) Organisational Skills
12 6 (1.02%) Telecoms
13 5 (0.85%) Presentation Skills
14 4 (0.68%) Influencing Skills
14 4 (0.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 125 (21.19%) QA Engineer
2 116 (19.66%) Developer
3 54 (9.15%) Automation Engineer
4 53 (8.98%) Test Engineer
5 51 (8.64%) Tester
6 50 (8.47%) Software Engineer
7 47 (7.97%) Java Engineer
8 43 (7.29%) Automation Tester
8 43 (7.29%) QA Automation Engineer
9 42 (7.12%) Java Developer
9 42 (7.12%) Senior QA Engineer
10 39 (6.61%) Developer in Test
11 32 (5.42%) Senior Developer
12 30 (5.08%) Senior Java Engineer
12 30 (5.08%) Software Developer
13 24 (4.07%) Test Automation Engineer
14 21 (3.56%) Software Test Engineer
15 20 (3.39%) DevOps Engineer
16 18 (3.05%) Senior Java Developer
17 17 (2.88%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (31.86%) REST
2 106 (17.97%) Gherkin
3 79 (13.39%) Node.js
4 78 (13.22%) React
5 64 (10.85%) Spring
6 61 (10.34%) SOAP
7 56 (9.49%) Web Services
8 55 (9.32%) RESTful
9 54 (9.15%) HTML
10 46 (7.80%) .NET
11 44 (7.46%) CSS
11 44 (7.46%) HTML5
12 39 (6.61%) AngularJS
12 39 (6.61%) Spring Boot
13 36 (6.10%) XML
14 35 (5.93%) Kafka
15 32 (5.42%) WebdriverIO
16 28 (4.75%) Jest
16 28 (4.75%) Redux
17 24 (4.07%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 35 (5.93%) Mobile App
2 28 (4.75%) User Experience
3 27 (4.58%) Virtual Team
4 18 (3.05%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (2.71%) Self-Motivation
6 13 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 13 (2.20%) Video\Live Streaming
7 12 (2.03%) Life Science
8 10 (1.69%) Video on Demand
9 7 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.19%) NHS
10 6 (1.02%) Analytical Mindset
10 6 (1.02%) iPhone
10 6 (1.02%) SWIFT
11 5 (0.85%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (0.85%) Management Information System
11 5 (0.85%) PlayStation
11 5 (0.85%) Smartphone
12 4 (0.68%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 32 (5.42%) Linux
2 26 (4.41%) Apple iOS
2 26 (4.41%) Windows
3 22 (3.73%) Android
3 22 (3.73%) Unix
4 4 (0.68%) Tizen
4 4 (0.68%) webOS
4 4 (0.68%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.51%) CentOS
6 2 (0.34%) Alpine Linux
6 2 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 376 (63.73%) Test Automation
2 349 (59.15%) Agile Software Development
3 265 (44.92%) BDD
4 175 (29.66%) DevOps
5 149 (25.25%) API Testing
6 148 (25.08%) Software Testing
7 144 (24.41%) SDET
8 134 (22.71%) TDD
9 120 (20.34%) Test Strategy
10 115 (19.49%) Scrum
11 107 (18.14%) Continuous Integration
12 103 (17.46%) Microservices
13 87 (14.75%) Problem-Solving
14 70 (11.86%) Software Engineering
15 66 (11.19%) Fintech
16 63 (10.68%) Test Scripting
17 62 (10.51%) SDLC
18 55 (9.32%) Mentoring
18 55 (9.32%) Performance Testing
19 52 (8.81%) Full Stack Development
Programming Languages
1 337 (57.12%) Java
2 232 (39.32%) JavaScript
3 111 (18.81%) Python
4 90 (15.25%) SQL
5 64 (10.85%) C#
6 45 (7.63%) TypeScript
7 38 (6.44%) Ruby
8 27 (4.58%) ES6
9 25 (4.24%) Groovy
10 18 (3.05%) Java 8
11 16 (2.71%) Kotlin
12 15 (2.54%) C
13 14 (2.37%) C++
14 13 (2.20%) Shell Script
15 12 (2.03%) ES7
16 9 (1.53%) Go
16 9 (1.53%) Perl
16 9 (1.53%) VBScript
17 7 (1.19%) PowerShell
18 6 (1.02%) Scala
Qualifications
1 50 (8.47%) Degree
2 27 (4.58%) Security Cleared
3 21 (3.56%) ISTQB
4 17 (2.88%) SC Cleared
5 13 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (1.36%) ISEB
7 6 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.34%) CITP
8 2 (0.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.34%) MBA
9 1 (0.17%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.17%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.17%) OCP
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 284 (48.14%) QA
2 16 (2.71%) Accessibility
3 6 (1.02%) ISO 15022
3 6 (1.02%) ISO 20022
4 1 (0.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 94 (15.93%) Docker
2 2 (0.34%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 88 (14.92%) Kubernetes
2 26 (4.41%) Terraform
3 20 (3.39%) Ansible
4 19 (3.22%) Kibana
5 15 (2.54%) HP Quality Center
5 15 (2.54%) Mesos
6 10 (1.69%) logstash
7 8 (1.36%) Consul
7 8 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (1.36%) Packer
8 6 (1.02%) Puppet
9 5 (0.85%) Istio
10 3 (0.51%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.34%) Fortio
11 2 (0.34%) Kiali
12 1 (0.17%) Argo
12 1 (0.17%) Grafana
12 1 (0.17%) Rancher
12 1 (0.17%) Sysdig
12 1 (0.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 33 (5.59%) Oracle
2 27 (4.58%) Microsoft
3 24 (4.07%) Cognizant
4 22 (3.73%) Google
5 14 (2.37%) LexisNexis
6 11 (1.86%) Splunk
7 8 (1.36%) HP
8 5 (0.85%) Atlassian
8 5 (0.85%) Coverity
8 5 (0.85%) SAP
9 4 (0.68%) Adobe
9 4 (0.68%) Sony
9 4 (0.68%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.51%) AppDynamics
10 3 (0.51%) CA Agile Central
10 3 (0.51%) Instagram
10 3 (0.51%) Sybase
11 2 (0.34%) New Relic
11 2 (0.34%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.34%) Zend