Period
to 19 April 2019

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 19 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England > London
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 209 216 242
Rank change year-on-year +7 +26 -9
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 1,050 1,172 973
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.73% 1.68% 1.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.12% 8.22% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 809 894 828
London median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £79,625 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £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 11,512 14,258 13,631
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.98% 20.39% 19.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9,162 11,583 11,560
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 £37,800 £36,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £82,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 19 April 2019.

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 19 April 2019. 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 +67 181 £65,000 +18.18% 17
West London +28 45 £70,000 +47.37% 8
South London +23 35 £60,000 -12.73% 8
East London +20 16 £44,000 +7.32% 4
North London +17 2 - -
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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.

1 782 (74.48%) Agile Software Development
2 741 (70.57%) Java
3 725 (69.05%) Test Automation
4 715 (68.10%) Selenium
5 617 (58.76%) BDD
6 482 (45.90%) Jenkins
7 416 (39.62%) QA
8 403 (38.38%) TDD
9 362 (34.48%) Scrum
9 362 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
10 336 (32.00%) JavaScript
11 314 (29.90%) Finance
12 286 (27.24%) SQL
13 272 (25.90%) C#
14 268 (25.52%) JIRA
15 260 (24.76%) WebDriver
16 253 (24.10%) Git (software)
17 217 (20.67%) JUnit
18 206 (19.62%) Gherkin
19 205 (19.52%) SDET
20 204 (19.43%) Python
21 200 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
22 196 (18.67%) DevOps
23 183 (17.43%) Software Testing
24 176 (16.76%) API Testing
25 169 (16.10%) Spring
26 158 (15.05%) REST
27 157 (14.95%) SoapUI
27 157 (14.95%) SpecFlow
28 153 (14.57%) Test Scripting

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 68 (6.48%) Confluence
2 50 (4.76%) IIS
3 28 (2.67%) Tomcat
4 27 (2.57%) WebSphere
5 24 (2.29%) JBoss
6 20 (1.90%) Apache TomEE
6 20 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (0.95%) Apache
8 7 (0.67%) CMS
8 7 (0.67%) Jetty
9 6 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 6 (0.57%) Apache Spark
9 6 (0.57%) GlassFish
10 4 (0.38%) MQSeries
10 4 (0.38%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.29%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.19%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (0.19%) CoreMedia CMS
13 1 (0.095%) nginx
13 1 (0.095%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (0.19%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.095%) HipChat
2 1 (0.095%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 14 (1.33%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (0.19%) Fredhopper
2 2 (0.19%) Magento
3 1 (0.095%) Bloomberg AIM
3 1 (0.095%) Carpe Diem
3 1 (0.095%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.095%) LongView
3 1 (0.095%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.095%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 200 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 94 (8.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (4.19%) G Suite
3 44 (4.19%) Office 365
4 40 (3.81%) SaaS
5 35 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
6 30 (2.86%) GitHub
7 15 (1.43%) BrowserStack
8 12 (1.14%) BlazeMeter
9 11 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (1.05%) Sauce Labs
9 11 (1.05%) Slack
10 10 (0.95%) npm
10 10 (0.95%) OpenShift
11 8 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (0.67%) Amazon S3
12 7 (0.67%) Serverless
13 5 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.48%) DigitalOcean
13 5 (0.48%) Runscope
Communications & Networking
1 9 (0.86%) HTTP
2 8 (0.76%) Internet
3 5 (0.48%) OpenVPN
3 5 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.19%) SSH
5 1 (0.095%) DHCP
5 1 (0.095%) DNS
5 1 (0.095%) DSL
5 1 (0.095%) Firewall
5 1 (0.095%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.095%) ICMP
5 1 (0.095%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.095%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (12.38%) SQL Server
2 63 (6.00%) MySQL
3 47 (4.48%) MongoDB
4 43 (4.10%) PostgreSQL
5 28 (2.67%) Relational Database
6 27 (2.57%) NoSQL
7 22 (2.10%) Big Data
8 17 (1.62%) Apache Cassandra
8 17 (1.62%) Redis
9 16 (1.52%) Blockchain
10 14 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (1.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 12 (1.14%) Hadoop
13 9 (0.86%) Apache Hive
14 8 (0.76%) Oracle Database
15 5 (0.48%) Couchbase
16 4 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
16 4 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
16 4 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
16 4 (0.38%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 715 (68.10%) Selenium
2 482 (45.90%) Jenkins
3 268 (25.52%) JIRA
4 260 (24.76%) WebDriver
5 253 (24.10%) Git (software)
6 217 (20.67%) JUnit
7 157 (14.95%) SoapUI
7 157 (14.95%) SpecFlow
8 141 (13.43%) JMeter
8 141 (13.43%) Maven
9 127 (12.10%) Appium
10 100 (9.52%) TeamCity
11 91 (8.67%) Mockito
12 86 (8.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 60 (5.71%) NUnit
14 57 (5.43%) Bitbucket Server
15 56 (5.33%) Calabash
16 54 (5.14%) Gradle
17 52 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
18 50 (4.76%) TestNG
General
1 314 (29.90%) Finance
2 118 (11.24%) Banking
3 117 (11.14%) Retail
4 45 (4.29%) Games
5 29 (2.76%) Back Office
6 28 (2.67%) Telecoms
7 23 (2.19%) Law
8 22 (2.10%) Advertising
9 19 (1.81%) Manufacturing
10 18 (1.71%) Investment Banking
11 14 (1.33%) Marketing
12 13 (1.24%) Financial Institution
13 12 (1.14%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.48%) Electronics
15 3 (0.29%) Front Office
15 3 (0.29%) Publishing
16 2 (0.19%) Music Industry
16 2 (0.19%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.19%) Wholesale Banking
17 1 (0.095%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 350 (33.33%) Developer
2 195 (18.57%) Test Engineer
3 186 (17.71%) Developer in Test
4 149 (14.19%) Java Developer
5 142 (13.52%) QA Engineer
6 117 (11.14%) Test Automation Engineer
7 101 (9.62%) Senior Developer
8 100 (9.52%) Software Developer
9 99 (9.43%) Tester
10 92 (8.76%) Software Engineer
11 87 (8.29%) Analyst
12 86 (8.19%) QA Automation Engineer
13 78 (7.43%) Automation Tester
14 71 (6.76%) Test Analyst
15 67 (6.38%) Automation Engineer
16 65 (6.19%) Java Developer in Test
17 60 (5.71%) Java Engineer
18 59 (5.62%) Software Test Engineer
19 58 (5.52%) Senior Java Developer
19 58 (5.52%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (19.62%) Gherkin
2 169 (16.10%) Spring
3 158 (15.05%) REST
4 138 (13.14%) Node.js
5 136 (12.95%) Web Services
6 124 (11.81%) .NET
7 117 (11.14%) HTML
8 113 (10.76%) XML
9 104 (9.90%) JSON
10 100 (9.52%) SOAP
11 78 (7.43%) CSS
12 74 (7.05%) RESTful
13 68 (6.48%) Hibernate
14 67 (6.38%) Spring Boot
15 63 (6.00%) AngularJS
16 59 (5.62%) ASP.NET Web API
17 52 (4.95%) React
18 48 (4.57%) Kafka
19 47 (4.48%) WebdriverIO
20 35 (3.33%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 127 (12.10%) Fintech
2 67 (6.38%) Mobile App
3 52 (4.95%) User Experience
4 34 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (2.48%) Greenfield Project
6 23 (2.19%) Linux Command Line
7 15 (1.43%) Hedge funds
8 13 (1.24%) Cloud Native
9 12 (1.14%) Social Media
10 11 (1.05%) Self-Motivation
11 10 (0.95%) Mobile Banking
11 10 (0.95%) Virtual Team
12 9 (0.86%) Mainframe
13 8 (0.76%) Algorithms
13 8 (0.76%) Bitcoin
13 8 (0.76%) Wiki
14 7 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (0.67%) Internet of Things
15 6 (0.57%) iPad
16 4 (0.38%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 87 (8.29%) Linux
2 77 (7.33%) Windows
3 57 (5.43%) Unix
4 50 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 31 (2.95%) Android
6 2 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.095%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 782 (74.48%) Agile Software Development
2 725 (69.05%) Test Automation
3 617 (58.76%) BDD
4 403 (38.38%) TDD
5 362 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
5 362 (34.48%) Scrum
6 205 (19.52%) SDET
7 196 (18.67%) DevOps
8 183 (17.43%) Software Testing
9 176 (16.76%) API Testing
10 153 (14.57%) Test Scripting
11 152 (14.48%) Open Source
12 140 (13.33%) Software Engineering
13 137 (13.05%) SDLC
14 135 (12.86%) Microservices
15 124 (11.81%) Kanban
16 121 (11.52%) Continuous Delivery
17 119 (11.33%) Test Strategy
18 105 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
19 102 (9.71%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 741 (70.57%) Java
2 336 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 286 (27.24%) SQL
4 272 (25.90%) C#
5 204 (19.43%) Python
6 148 (14.10%) Ruby
7 75 (7.14%) Java 8
8 73 (6.95%) C++
9 62 (5.90%) Scala
10 50 (4.76%) PowerShell
11 47 (4.48%) C
12 46 (4.38%) PHP
13 40 (3.81%) Groovy
14 24 (2.29%) Kotlin
15 21 (2.00%) PL/SQL
16 20 (1.90%) Bash Shell
17 18 (1.71%) Shell Script
17 18 (1.71%) T-SQL
18 15 (1.43%) TypeScript
19 12 (1.14%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 94 (8.95%) Degree
2 73 (6.95%) Security Cleared
3 61 (5.81%) ISTQB
4 48 (4.57%) SC Cleared
5 47 (4.48%) ISEB
6 27 (2.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 23 (2.19%) DV Cleared
8 13 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (0.29%) AWS Certification
9 3 (0.29%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.095%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 416 (39.62%) QA
2 8 (0.76%) MiFID
3 3 (0.29%) SLA
4 2 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.19%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.095%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.095%) PSD2
5 1 (0.095%) WCAG
System Software
1 136 (12.95%) Docker
2 54 (5.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.38%) Squid
4 1 (0.095%) KVM
Systems Management
1 66 (6.29%) Kubernetes
2 61 (5.81%) Ansible
3 39 (3.71%) Puppet
4 38 (3.62%) Terraform
5 30 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
6 27 (2.57%) HP Quality Center
7 17 (1.62%) Rancher
8 16 (1.52%) Mesos
9 15 (1.43%) Marathon
10 11 (1.05%) Prometheus
11 7 (0.67%) HP ALM
12 6 (0.57%) Grafana
12 6 (0.57%) Graphite
12 6 (0.57%) Kibana
13 5 (0.48%) ZABBIX
14 4 (0.38%) Packer
15 2 (0.19%) Red Hat Spacewalk
16 1 (0.095%) CA Service Virtualization
16 1 (0.095%) Control-M
16 1 (0.095%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 94 (8.95%) Google
2 89 (8.48%) Oracle
3 32 (3.05%) HP
4 29 (2.76%) Splunk
5 23 (2.19%) New Relic
6 20 (1.90%) SAP
7 17 (1.62%) hybris
7 17 (1.62%) IBM
8 12 (1.14%) AppDynamics
9 10 (0.95%) Apple
10 9 (0.86%) Adobe
11 8 (0.76%) Microsoft
11 8 (0.76%) WorldPay
12 7 (0.67%) Cypress Semiconductor
12 7 (0.67%) Spotify
13 6 (0.57%) Cognizant
13 6 (0.57%) Dynatrace
14 5 (0.48%) MKS
14 5 (0.48%) Perfecto Mobile
14 5 (0.48%) Twitter