Period
to 28 January 2022

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 28 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England > London
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 285 209 283
Rank change year-on-year -76 +74 -49
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 620 416 595
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.21% 1.70% 1.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.52% 8.15% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 444 356 403
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
25th Percentile £58,750 £54,688 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £62,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% -7.41% +8.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £71,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £82,500 £92,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £61,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.69% +11.82% +4.76%

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 11,238 5,102 9,900
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 21.85% 20.84% 19.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6,450 4,364 7,784
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
25th Percentile £55,813 £55,000 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 28 January 2022.

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 28 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London +38 212 £76,250 +17.31% 33
West London -50 24 £67,500 +42.11% 10
South London -9 18 £62,500 +25.00% 2
North London - 1 - -
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, 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.

1 396 (63.87%) Agile Software Development
2 368 (59.35%) Test Automation
3 344 (55.48%) Java
4 342 (55.16%) Selenium
5 302 (48.71%) QA
6 287 (46.29%) Jenkins
7 244 (39.35%) BDD
8 225 (36.29%) JavaScript
9 216 (34.84%) REST
10 199 (32.10%) CI/CD
11 188 (30.32%) API Testing
12 187 (30.16%) Git (software)
13 181 (29.19%) TDD
14 180 (29.03%) DevOps
15 167 (26.94%) Postman
16 146 (23.55%) SDET
17 145 (23.39%) AWS
18 139 (22.42%) Finance
19 138 (22.26%) Cypress.io
20 136 (21.94%) Software Testing
21 134 (21.61%) Scrum
22 133 (21.45%) SQL
22 133 (21.45%) Test Strategy
23 132 (21.29%) Docker
24 127 (20.48%) JUnit
25 117 (18.87%) Python
26 114 (18.39%) JIRA
27 108 (17.42%) Gherkin
28 102 (16.45%) SpecFlow
29 96 (15.48%) Kubernetes

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 35 (5.65%) Confluence
2 24 (3.87%) Jetty
3 18 (2.90%) CMS
4 13 (2.10%) Apache
5 10 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (1.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (0.81%) IIS
8 3 (0.48%) Camunda
8 3 (0.48%) Headless CMS
8 3 (0.48%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.32%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.16%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 2 (0.32%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 145 (23.39%) AWS
2 91 (14.68%) Azure
3 59 (9.52%) GitHub
4 48 (7.74%) GCP
4 48 (7.74%) Serverless
5 28 (4.52%) SaaS
6 25 (4.03%) AWS Lambda
7 19 (3.06%) Amazon S3
8 18 (2.90%) BrowserStack
9 17 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
9 17 (2.74%) Slack
10 15 (2.42%) AWS CloudFormation
10 15 (2.42%) OpenShift
11 11 (1.77%) Heroku
12 10 (1.61%) CloudFront
13 9 (1.45%) Amazon Cognito
13 9 (1.45%) CloudBees
13 9 (1.45%) IaaS
14 8 (1.29%) Azure Service Bus
14 8 (1.29%) Figma
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.42%) HTTP
2 9 (1.45%) Broadband
3 5 (0.81%) Firewall
4 1 (0.16%) DSL
4 1 (0.16%) Internet
4 1 (0.16%) Network Security
4 1 (0.16%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (5.16%) NoSQL
2 27 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 27 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 25 (4.03%) Blockchain
4 23 (3.71%) Redis
5 14 (2.26%) Amazon Aurora
6 12 (1.94%) Relational Database
7 11 (1.77%) MySQL
8 10 (1.61%) MongoDB
9 9 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 9 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
9 9 (1.45%) Hazelcast
10 8 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.48%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (0.48%) Big Data
12 3 (0.48%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.32%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 342 (55.16%) Selenium
2 287 (46.29%) Jenkins
3 187 (30.16%) Git (software)
4 167 (26.94%) Postman
5 138 (22.26%) Cypress.io
6 127 (20.48%) JUnit
7 114 (18.39%) JIRA
8 102 (16.45%) SpecFlow
9 73 (11.77%) Protractor
10 71 (11.45%) Appium
10 71 (11.45%) WebDriver
11 65 (10.48%) Maven
12 54 (8.71%) GitLab
13 52 (8.39%) JMeter
14 50 (8.06%) TeamCity
15 47 (7.58%) NUnit
16 46 (7.42%) REST Assured
17 40 (6.45%) Gatling
17 40 (6.45%) Mocha
18 39 (6.29%) Serenity BDD
General
1 139 (22.42%) Finance
2 86 (13.87%) Social Skills
3 50 (8.06%) Retail
4 40 (6.45%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 30 (4.84%) Advertising
5 30 (4.84%) Banking
6 28 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (4.35%) Games
8 25 (4.03%) Telecoms
9 17 (2.74%) Public Sector
10 11 (1.77%) Marketing
10 11 (1.77%) Publishing
11 9 (1.45%) Law
12 6 (0.97%) Front Office
12 6 (0.97%) Legal
13 5 (0.81%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.65%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.65%) Wholesale Banking
15 3 (0.48%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 139 (22.42%) QA Engineer
2 111 (17.90%) Developer
3 68 (10.97%) Senior QA Engineer
4 64 (10.32%) Test Engineer
5 52 (8.39%) Software Developer
6 50 (8.06%) Tester
7 49 (7.90%) Software Engineer
8 44 (7.10%) Developer in Test
9 38 (6.13%) Automation Tester
10 34 (5.48%) Senior Developer
11 31 (5.00%) Java Developer
11 31 (5.00%) Java Engineer
12 27 (4.35%) Automation Engineer
13 26 (4.19%) Development Engineer
13 26 (4.19%) Software Development Engineer
14 24 (3.87%) Architect
15 23 (3.71%) Software Test Engineer
15 23 (3.71%) Test Development Engineer
16 22 (3.55%) Test Automation Engineer
17 21 (3.39%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (34.84%) REST
2 108 (17.42%) Gherkin
3 84 (13.55%) Node.js
4 79 (12.74%) RESTful
5 68 (10.97%) SOAP
6 62 (10.00%) Spring
7 53 (8.55%) Web Services
8 44 (7.10%) JSON
9 43 (6.94%) AngularJS
9 43 (6.94%) WebdriverIO
10 40 (6.45%) .NET
11 37 (5.97%) GraphQL
11 37 (5.97%) Spring Boot
12 36 (5.81%) Kafka
13 35 (5.65%) React
14 33 (5.32%) XML
15 29 (4.68%) WireMock
16 25 (4.03%) Jest
16 25 (4.03%) Middleware
17 24 (3.87%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (3.87%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (3.71%) User Experience
3 22 (3.55%) Over-the-Top Content
4 19 (3.06%) Mobile App
5 17 (2.74%) Virtual Team
6 15 (2.42%) Self-Motivation
7 13 (2.10%) Cloud Native
7 13 (2.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (1.45%) Equities
8 9 (1.45%) Fixed Income
8 9 (1.45%) Social Media
9 8 (1.29%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.13%) Hedge funds
10 7 (1.13%) Online Games
10 7 (1.13%) Private Cloud
10 7 (1.13%) Social Network
11 6 (0.97%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.81%) Cyberattack
12 5 (0.81%) Data Centre
12 5 (0.81%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (7.42%) Linux
2 27 (4.35%) Windows
3 20 (3.23%) Android
4 15 (2.42%) Unix
5 13 (2.10%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 396 (63.87%) Agile Software Development
2 368 (59.35%) Test Automation
3 244 (39.35%) BDD
4 199 (32.10%) CI/CD
5 188 (30.32%) API Testing
6 181 (29.19%) TDD
7 180 (29.03%) DevOps
8 146 (23.55%) SDET
9 136 (21.94%) Software Testing
10 134 (21.61%) Scrum
11 133 (21.45%) Test Strategy
12 92 (14.84%) Microservices
13 80 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
14 70 (11.29%) SDLC
14 70 (11.29%) Software Engineering
15 65 (10.48%) Mentoring
16 63 (10.16%) Fintech
17 61 (9.84%) Full Stack Development
17 61 (9.84%) Test Scripting
18 57 (9.19%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 344 (55.48%) Java
2 225 (36.29%) JavaScript
3 133 (21.45%) SQL
4 117 (18.87%) Python
5 79 (12.74%) C#
6 70 (11.29%) TypeScript
7 48 (7.74%) Groovy
8 40 (6.45%) Ruby
9 24 (3.87%) Scala
10 20 (3.23%) PowerShell
11 18 (2.90%) Kotlin
12 16 (2.58%) Shell Script
13 11 (1.77%) Java 8
14 8 (1.29%) ES6
15 7 (1.13%) C
15 7 (1.13%) Perl
16 6 (0.97%) Go
17 5 (0.81%) C++
17 5 (0.81%) Dart
18 4 (0.65%) Bash
Qualifications
1 35 (5.65%) Security Cleared
2 32 (5.16%) Degree
3 18 (2.90%) ISTQB
4 12 (1.94%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (0.97%) ISEB
7 5 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.32%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.16%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.16%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 302 (48.71%) QA
2 8 (1.29%) Accessibility
System Software
1 132 (21.29%) Docker
2 8 (1.29%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 96 (15.48%) Kubernetes
2 47 (7.58%) Terraform
3 29 (4.68%) Ansible
4 19 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (2.26%) Istio
5 14 (2.26%) Puppet
6 8 (1.29%) Fortio
6 8 (1.29%) Kiali
7 6 (0.97%) Prometheus
8 5 (0.81%) Kibana
9 3 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.48%) Rancher
10 2 (0.32%) logstash
10 2 (0.32%) Mesos
11 1 (0.16%) Grafana
Vendors
1 24 (3.87%) Cognizant
2 22 (3.55%) Oracle
3 20 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 10 (1.61%) Splunk
5 9 (1.45%) Google
5 9 (1.45%) LexisNexis
6 7 (1.13%) Adobe
6 7 (1.13%) Coverity
7 6 (0.97%) HP
8 5 (0.81%) Spotify
9 4 (0.65%) AppDynamics
9 4 (0.65%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.32%) Perfecto Mobile
12 1 (0.16%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.16%) Netsparker
12 1 (0.16%) Northgate