Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England > London
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 240 225 215
Rank change year-on-year -15 -10 +38
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 1,036 1,197 1,261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.53% 1.61% 1.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.76% 7.90% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 792 881 1,120
London median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £76,250 £78,775
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - -2.91% +3.00%

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 13,354 15,156 14,761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.68% 20.39% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 10,610 11,937 12,960
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £35,975
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 18 October 2018.

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 18 October 2018. 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 -14 154 £65,000 +18.18% 45
East London +15 25 £47,500 -17.39% 7
West London -30 17 £47,500 -13.64% 29
South London -22 6 £45,000 -18.18% 5
North London +6 4 £43,750 +34.62%
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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.

1 788 (76.06%) Test Automation
2 736 (71.04%) Agile Software Development
3 712 (68.73%) Java
4 674 (65.06%) Selenium
5 548 (52.90%) BDD
6 455 (43.92%) QA
7 446 (43.05%) Jenkins
8 364 (35.14%) TDD
9 358 (34.56%) JavaScript
10 307 (29.63%) WebDriver
11 305 (29.44%) Continuous Integration
12 289 (27.90%) Finance
13 249 (24.03%) Git (software)
14 241 (23.26%) SQL
15 240 (23.17%) C#
16 235 (22.68%) Scrum
17 225 (21.72%) Amazon AWS
18 218 (21.04%) JIRA
19 202 (19.50%) DevOps
20 193 (18.63%) Gherkin
21 189 (18.24%) Ruby
22 186 (17.95%) JUnit
23 184 (17.76%) SDET
24 175 (16.89%) Docker
25 171 (16.51%) Web Services
26 160 (15.44%) Appium
27 150 (14.48%) Python
28 148 (14.29%) SpecFlow
29 142 (13.71%) Software Testing
30 139 (13.42%) Maven

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 51 (4.92%) Confluence
2 45 (4.34%) Elasticsearch
3 42 (4.05%) Cloud Foundry
4 40 (3.86%) IIS
5 26 (2.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 24 (2.32%) Anypoint
7 20 (1.93%) CMS
8 18 (1.74%) Apache
9 15 (1.45%) Apache Spark
10 9 (0.87%) Tomcat
11 7 (0.68%) JBoss
11 7 (0.68%) nginx
11 7 (0.68%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.58%) Apache Solr
12 6 (0.58%) Apache TomEE
13 4 (0.39%) Alfresco
13 4 (0.39%) Amazon Alexa
13 4 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
13 4 (0.39%) WordPress
14 2 (0.19%) Ethereum
Applications
1 3 (0.29%) Snapchat
2 1 (0.097%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.097%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.097%) Mingle
2 1 (0.097%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.097%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 8 (0.77%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (0.19%) Global One
2 2 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 225 (21.72%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (9.46%) GitHub
3 67 (6.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 41 (3.96%) Sauce Labs
5 35 (3.38%) Google Cloud Platform
6 30 (2.90%) Serverless
7 29 (2.80%) BrowserStack
8 22 (2.12%) OpenShift
9 20 (1.93%) Amazon EC2
9 20 (1.93%) SaaS
9 20 (1.93%) Slack
10 19 (1.83%) G Suite
10 19 (1.83%) Office 365
11 18 (1.74%) BlazeMeter
11 18 (1.74%) CloudBees
11 18 (1.74%) npm
12 15 (1.45%) Amazon ELB
13 12 (1.16%) PaaS
14 10 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
15 8 (0.77%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.54%) HTTP
2 5 (0.48%) Internet
2 5 (0.48%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.39%) DNS
3 4 (0.39%) DSL
3 4 (0.39%) SMTP
3 4 (0.39%) SSH
3 4 (0.39%) SSL
3 4 (0.39%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.097%) AMQP
4 1 (0.097%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.097%) Broadband
4 1 (0.097%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (6.95%) SQL Server
2 45 (4.34%) MongoDB
3 43 (4.15%) Big Data
4 36 (3.47%) MySQL
5 35 (3.38%) Relational Database
6 34 (3.28%) NoSQL
7 31 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
8 22 (2.12%) Hadoop
9 20 (1.93%) Apache Cassandra
9 20 (1.93%) Blockchain
10 15 (1.45%) Redis
11 11 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (0.97%) Apache Hive
13 8 (0.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 8 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (0.68%) Amazon Redshift
15 4 (0.39%) Amazon Aurora
15 4 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
15 4 (0.39%) Impala
15 4 (0.39%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 674 (65.06%) Selenium
2 446 (43.05%) Jenkins
3 307 (29.63%) WebDriver
4 249 (24.03%) Git (software)
5 218 (21.04%) JIRA
6 186 (17.95%) JUnit
7 160 (15.44%) Appium
8 148 (14.29%) SpecFlow
9 139 (13.42%) Maven
10 122 (11.78%) JMeter
11 96 (9.27%) SoapUI
12 92 (8.88%) TeamCity
13 78 (7.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 67 (6.47%) Protractor
15 66 (6.37%) JBehave
16 63 (6.08%) Jasmine
17 61 (5.89%) Calabash
18 56 (5.41%) Gradle
19 54 (5.21%) Mockito
20 48 (4.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 289 (27.90%) Finance
2 136 (13.13%) Banking
3 64 (6.18%) Games
4 47 (4.54%) Retail
5 44 (4.25%) Investment Banking
6 43 (4.15%) Financial Institution
7 30 (2.90%) Advertising
8 14 (1.35%) Telecoms
9 12 (1.16%) Marketing
10 9 (0.87%) Retail Banking
11 7 (0.68%) Back Office
11 7 (0.68%) Front Office
12 6 (0.58%) Billing
12 6 (0.58%) Publishing
13 5 (0.48%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.39%) Law
14 4 (0.39%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.19%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.097%) Music Industry
16 1 (0.097%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 306 (29.54%) Developer
2 195 (18.82%) Test Engineer
3 162 (15.64%) Developer in Test
4 156 (15.06%) QA Engineer
5 136 (13.13%) Tester
6 125 (12.07%) Java Developer
7 120 (11.58%) Analyst
8 116 (11.20%) Test Automation Engineer
9 108 (10.42%) Automation Tester
10 93 (8.98%) Software Developer
11 91 (8.78%) QA Automation Engineer
12 87 (8.40%) Java Engineer
13 86 (8.30%) Software Engineer
13 86 (8.30%) Test Analyst
14 77 (7.43%) Software Test Engineer
15 65 (6.27%) Senior Developer
16 55 (5.31%) QA Analyst
17 54 (5.21%) QA Tester
18 53 (5.12%) JavaScript Developer
19 47 (4.54%) Java Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (18.63%) Gherkin
2 171 (16.51%) Web Services
3 129 (12.45%) HTML
3 129 (12.45%) REST
3 129 (12.45%) Spring
4 126 (12.16%) AngularJS
5 124 (11.97%) .NET
6 113 (10.91%) Node.js
7 106 (10.23%) JSON
8 99 (9.56%) XML
9 96 (9.27%) CSS
10 83 (8.01%) RESTful
10 83 (8.01%) SOAP
11 70 (6.76%) React
12 61 (5.89%) Spring Boot
13 55 (5.31%) HTML5
14 48 (4.63%) ASP.NET Web API
15 38 (3.67%) WebdriverIO
16 35 (3.38%) Hibernate
17 33 (3.19%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 97 (9.36%) Fintech
2 84 (8.11%) Mobile App
3 77 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
4 55 (5.31%) User Experience
5 38 (3.67%) Computer Science
6 33 (3.19%) Greenfield Project
6 33 (3.19%) Linux Command Line
7 29 (2.80%) Self-Motivation
8 23 (2.22%) Cyberthreat
9 17 (1.64%) Public Cloud
10 13 (1.25%) Mobile Banking
11 11 (1.06%) Tandem
12 10 (0.97%) Algorithms
13 9 (0.87%) Data Structures
13 9 (0.87%) Digital Media
13 9 (0.87%) Hedge funds
14 8 (0.77%) Cloud Native
14 8 (0.77%) Credit Risk
14 8 (0.77%) Social Media
15 7 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 91 (8.78%) Windows
2 85 (8.20%) Linux
3 72 (6.95%) Apple iOS
4 69 (6.66%) Android
5 33 (3.19%) Unix
6 12 (1.16%) Windows 10
7 11 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 788 (76.06%) Test Automation
2 736 (71.04%) Agile Software Development
3 548 (52.90%) BDD
4 364 (35.14%) TDD
5 305 (29.44%) Continuous Integration
6 235 (22.68%) Scrum
7 202 (19.50%) DevOps
8 184 (17.76%) SDET
9 142 (13.71%) Software Testing
10 133 (12.84%) Manual Testing
11 132 (12.74%) API Testing
12 131 (12.64%) Microservices
12 131 (12.64%) Test Scripting
13 129 (12.45%) Open Source
14 117 (11.29%) Software Engineering
15 105 (10.14%) Problem-Solving
16 96 (9.27%) Test Strategy
17 93 (8.98%) Mentoring
17 93 (8.98%) OO
18 92 (8.88%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 712 (68.73%) Java
2 358 (34.56%) JavaScript
3 241 (23.26%) SQL
4 240 (23.17%) C#
5 189 (18.24%) Ruby
6 150 (14.48%) Python
7 62 (5.98%) Java 8
8 54 (5.21%) Scala
9 52 (5.02%) PowerShell
10 36 (3.47%) TypeScript
11 31 (2.99%) C++
12 27 (2.61%) Go
13 25 (2.41%) PHP
14 23 (2.22%) C
15 18 (1.74%) Groovy
16 16 (1.54%) Bash Shell
16 16 (1.54%) ES6
17 14 (1.35%) T-SQL
18 9 (0.87%) Kotlin
19 6 (0.58%) Perl
Qualifications
1 90 (8.69%) Degree
2 40 (3.86%) ISTQB
3 35 (3.38%) Security Cleared
4 34 (3.28%) ISEB
5 24 (2.32%) SC Cleared
6 17 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
7 14 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 13 (1.25%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.39%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.29%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.097%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.097%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 455 (43.92%) QA
2 11 (1.06%) PMO
3 5 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.29%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.19%) PSD2
5 2 (0.19%) SLA
6 1 (0.097%) MiFID
6 1 (0.097%) SEPA
System Software
1 175 (16.89%) Docker
2 40 (3.86%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.77%) Varnish
4 3 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.19%) HDFS
6 1 (0.097%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.097%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.097%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 86 (8.30%) Ansible
2 60 (5.79%) Kubernetes
3 43 (4.15%) Puppet
4 30 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
5 28 (2.70%) Terraform
6 22 (2.12%) HP Quality Center
7 11 (1.06%) HP ALM
7 11 (1.06%) Kibana
8 4 (0.39%) HAProxy
8 4 (0.39%) Icinga
9 2 (0.19%) Rancher
9 2 (0.19%) Rundeck
10 1 (0.097%) Grafana
10 1 (0.097%) HP Fortify
10 1 (0.097%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 71 (6.85%) Oracle
2 45 (4.34%) Google
3 40 (3.86%) Splunk
4 35 (3.38%) New Relic
5 32 (3.09%) Microsoft
6 31 (2.99%) AppDynamics
7 29 (2.80%) Atlassian
8 27 (2.61%) Adobe
8 27 (2.61%) HP
9 24 (2.32%) MuleSoft
10 13 (1.25%) IBM
11 12 (1.16%) Apiary
12 9 (0.87%) Cognizant
12 9 (0.87%) SAP
13 8 (0.77%) hybris
14 7 (0.68%) WorldPay
15 5 (0.48%) PagerDuty
16 4 (0.39%) Facebook
16 4 (0.39%) Sitecore
17 3 (0.29%) Micro Focus