Period
to 7 March 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 7 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England > London
6 months to
7 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 190 284 222
Rank change year-on-year +94 -62 -14
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 475 576 981
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.68% 1.15% 1.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.01% 6.04% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 471 433 809
Median annual salary £64,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.19% +3.85% +13.04%
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +19.05% -4.55% +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 5,930 9,531 11,863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 21.01% 19.09% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4,833 7,434 9,510
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,129 £38,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
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 7 March 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 7 March 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 +76 125 £65,000 -3.70% 18
South London +29 10 £50,000 +15.53%
West London +38 2 £35,000 -47.17% 12
East London - 1 £65,000 - 3
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 7 March 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.

1 384 (80.84%) Test Automation
2 369 (77.68%) Selenium
3 354 (74.53%) Java
4 295 (62.11%) Agile Software Development
5 268 (56.42%) BDD
6 231 (48.63%) JavaScript
7 171 (36.00%) QA
8 167 (35.16%) Jenkins
9 158 (33.26%) SDET
10 145 (30.53%) TDD
11 140 (29.47%) DevOps
12 139 (29.26%) AWS
13 134 (28.21%) API Testing
14 115 (24.21%) Appium
15 113 (23.79%) WebDriver
16 110 (23.16%) JIRA
17 99 (20.84%) SQL
18 91 (19.16%) Python
18 91 (19.16%) Finance
19 90 (18.95%) Docker
20 84 (17.68%) REST
21 77 (16.21%) Gherkin
22 74 (15.58%) Test Strategy
22 74 (15.58%) Git (software)
23 71 (14.95%) Scrum
24 68 (14.32%) Test Scripting
25 67 (14.11%) Continuous Integration
26 65 (13.68%) SDLC
27 63 (13.26%) Fintech
27 63 (13.26%) Microservices

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 37 (7.79%) Confluence
2 6 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (1.26%) JBoss
3 4 (0.84%) Apache Spark
3 4 (0.84%) CMS
3 4 (0.84%) IIS
4 3 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.42%) Apache
5 2 (0.42%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.21%) Apache TomEE
6 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (1.47%) Figma
Business Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (0.21%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 139 (29.26%) AWS
2 39 (8.21%) Azure
3 34 (7.16%) GCP
4 32 (6.74%) BrowserStack
5 29 (6.11%) AWS CloudFormation
6 25 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
7 22 (4.63%) Serverless
8 18 (3.79%) Amazon S3
9 16 (3.37%) SaaS
10 14 (2.95%) Amazon Kinesis
10 14 (2.95%) AWS Lambda
11 13 (2.74%) Bitrise
11 13 (2.74%) Firebase
12 12 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
13 11 (2.32%) Amazon ECS
14 10 (2.11%) Amazon EKS
15 8 (1.68%) Slack
16 7 (1.47%) Heroku
17 6 (1.26%) GitHub
18 5 (1.05%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.32%) HTTP
2 3 (0.63%) Internet
3 1 (0.21%) Skype
3 1 (0.21%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (4.84%) MongoDB
2 16 (3.37%) MySQL
3 12 (2.53%) Hadoop
3 12 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (2.11%) NoSQL
4 10 (2.11%) Relational Database
5 9 (1.89%) SQL Server
6 7 (1.47%) Amazon Redshift
6 7 (1.47%) Blockchain
7 6 (1.26%) Amazon Athena
7 6 (1.26%) Hazelcast
8 4 (0.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (0.84%) Power BI
9 3 (0.63%) Amazon Aurora
9 3 (0.63%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.42%) Redis
11 1 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 369 (77.68%) Selenium
2 167 (35.16%) Jenkins
3 115 (24.21%) Appium
4 113 (23.79%) WebDriver
5 110 (23.16%) JIRA
6 74 (15.58%) Git (software)
7 62 (13.05%) JUnit
8 52 (10.95%) Cypress.io
9 51 (10.74%) Postman
10 50 (10.53%) JMeter
11 40 (8.42%) Maven
12 35 (7.37%) SoapUI
13 32 (6.74%) REST Assured
14 21 (4.42%) GitLab
14 21 (4.42%) SonarQube
15 18 (3.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 18 (3.79%) Gatling
15 18 (3.79%) Protractor
15 18 (3.79%) TeamCity
16 17 (3.58%) Eclipse
General
1 91 (19.16%) Finance
2 57 (12.00%) Banking
3 15 (3.16%) Advertising
4 9 (1.89%) Games
5 8 (1.68%) Public Sector
6 7 (1.47%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.26%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.26%) Retail
8 4 (0.84%) Law
8 4 (0.84%) Marketing
9 2 (0.42%) Front Office
10 1 (0.21%) Legal
10 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 114 (24.00%) Developer
2 101 (21.26%) Tester
3 96 (20.21%) Automation Tester
4 82 (17.26%) QA Engineer
5 55 (11.58%) Developer in Test
6 52 (10.95%) Java Automation Tester
7 47 (9.89%) Automation Engineer
8 43 (9.05%) QA Automation Engineer
9 41 (8.63%) Automation Test Lead
10 39 (8.21%) Analyst
10 39 (8.21%) Test Engineer
11 35 (7.37%) Java Developer
12 33 (6.95%) Mobile Tester
12 33 (6.95%) Software Developer
12 33 (6.95%) Test Analyst
13 29 (6.11%) Test Leader
14 27 (5.68%) Automation Test Analyst
15 26 (5.47%) DevOps Engineer
16 25 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
17 24 (5.05%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (17.68%) REST
2 77 (16.21%) Gherkin
3 50 (10.53%) React
4 48 (10.11%) RESTful
5 39 (8.21%) Kafka
5 39 (8.21%) Spring
6 28 (5.89%) SOAP
7 24 (5.05%) Web Services
8 21 (4.42%) JSON
8 21 (4.42%) Spring Boot
9 18 (3.79%) Node.js
10 14 (2.95%) React Native
11 12 (2.53%) JMS
12 11 (2.32%) WebdriverIO
13 9 (1.89%) AngularJS
13 9 (1.89%) Jest
14 7 (1.47%) Apache Thrift
14 7 (1.47%) Middleware
14 7 (1.47%) RabbitMQ
14 7 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 59 (12.42%) Mobile App
2 23 (4.84%) Social Network
3 21 (4.42%) Greenfield Project
4 18 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (2.11%) User Experience
6 8 (1.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (1.68%) Online Games
6 8 (1.68%) Video on Demand
7 5 (1.05%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (0.84%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (0.84%) NHS
8 4 (0.84%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.63%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.42%) Analytical Mindset
10 2 (0.42%) Cloud Native
10 2 (0.42%) Equities
10 2 (0.42%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.42%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.21%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.21%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 28 (5.89%) Android
2 27 (5.68%) Apple iOS
3 25 (5.26%) Linux
4 23 (4.84%) Unix
5 17 (3.58%) Windows
6 1 (0.21%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 384 (80.84%) Test Automation
2 295 (62.11%) Agile Software Development
3 268 (56.42%) BDD
4 158 (33.26%) SDET
5 145 (30.53%) TDD
6 140 (29.47%) DevOps
7 134 (28.21%) API Testing
8 74 (15.58%) Test Strategy
9 71 (14.95%) Scrum
10 68 (14.32%) Test Scripting
11 67 (14.11%) Continuous Integration
12 65 (13.68%) SDLC
13 63 (13.26%) Fintech
13 63 (13.26%) Microservices
14 53 (11.16%) Configuration Management
15 52 (10.95%) Continuous Delivery
16 48 (10.11%) OO
17 42 (8.84%) Problem-Solving
18 41 (8.63%) Mentoring
19 40 (8.42%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 354 (74.53%) Java
2 231 (48.63%) JavaScript
3 99 (20.84%) SQL
4 91 (19.16%) Python
5 62 (13.05%) C#
6 30 (6.32%) Go
7 27 (5.68%) Ruby
8 21 (4.42%) Scala
9 19 (4.00%) TypeScript
10 17 (3.58%) Shell Script
11 12 (2.53%) Kotlin
12 10 (2.11%) Groovy
13 8 (1.68%) C++
14 7 (1.47%) Java 8
14 7 (1.47%) PL/SQL
15 5 (1.05%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.05%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.84%) Apple Swift
17 3 (0.63%) ES6
18 2 (0.42%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (6.32%) Degree
2 23 (4.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (4.42%) ISTQB
3 21 (4.42%) Security Cleared
4 18 (3.79%) ISEB
5 16 (3.37%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.05%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.05%) Master's Degree
7 4 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.63%) TOGAF Certification
9 2 (0.42%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 171 (36.00%) QA
2 2 (0.42%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.21%) ISO 20022
3 1 (0.21%) PSD2
3 1 (0.21%) TARGET2
3 1 (0.21%) WCAG
System Software
1 90 (18.95%) Docker
2 4 (0.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 53 (11.16%) Kubernetes
2 38 (8.00%) Ansible
3 29 (6.11%) Terraform
4 27 (5.68%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (5.05%) Puppet
6 23 (4.84%) Fortio
6 23 (4.84%) Istio
6 23 (4.84%) Kiali
7 5 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.21%) Grafana
8 1 (0.21%) Graphite
8 1 (0.21%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.21%) Kibana
8 1 (0.21%) Packer
8 1 (0.21%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 33 (6.95%) Oracle
2 24 (5.05%) Microsoft
3 6 (1.26%) Google
4 5 (1.05%) Atlassian
5 4 (0.84%) IBM
6 3 (0.63%) Adobe
6 3 (0.63%) HP
7 2 (0.42%) Micro Focus
7 2 (0.42%) Perfecto Mobile
8 1 (0.21%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.21%) Automation Anywhere
8 1 (0.21%) Blue Prism
8 1 (0.21%) Netezza
8 1 (0.21%) New Relic
8 1 (0.21%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.21%) Splunk
8 1 (0.21%) UiPath