Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England > London
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 261 239 222
Rank change year-on-year -22 -17 -3
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 707 1,030 1,257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.29% 1.52% 1.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.98% 7.74% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 508 799 941
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.04% -4.17%
10th Percentile £41,179 £41,250 £39,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £76,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -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 10,128 13,301 15,409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.48% 19.69% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8,148 10,597 12,259
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £40,942 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +13 168 £70,000 +7.69% 23
West London +46 49 £55,000 +15.79% 7
South London +6 16 £42,500 -29.17% 4
East London -1 2 £49,126 +2.35% 1
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 554 (78.36%) Agile Software Development
2 499 (70.58%) Test Automation
3 470 (66.48%) Java
4 452 (63.93%) Selenium
5 368 (52.05%) BDD
6 284 (40.17%) TDD
7 279 (39.46%) QA
7 279 (39.46%) Jenkins
8 258 (36.49%) Scrum
9 238 (33.66%) Continuous Integration
10 219 (30.98%) JIRA
11 213 (30.13%) Finance
12 194 (27.44%) JavaScript
13 177 (25.04%) SQL
14 175 (24.75%) Git (software)
14 175 (24.75%) DevOps
15 173 (24.47%) WebDriver
16 148 (20.93%) AWS
17 146 (20.65%) SDET
18 144 (20.37%) C#
19 136 (19.24%) Docker
20 133 (18.81%) JUnit
21 132 (18.67%) Gherkin
22 126 (17.82%) Spring
23 124 (17.54%) Python
24 123 (17.40%) Maven
25 116 (16.41%) API Testing
26 115 (16.27%) Microservices
27 111 (15.70%) Banking
28 109 (15.42%) REST

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 85 (12.02%) Confluence
2 35 (4.95%) Elasticsearch
3 23 (3.25%) IIS
4 22 (3.11%) Tomcat
5 18 (2.55%) WebSphere
6 16 (2.26%) JBoss
7 15 (2.12%) Apache TomEE
8 7 (0.99%) Apache
8 7 (0.99%) Cloud Foundry
9 5 (0.71%) Mule
9 5 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (0.71%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.57%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (0.42%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.42%) CMS
11 3 (0.42%) GemFire
12 2 (0.28%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.42%) Adobe Premiere
2 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 148 (20.93%) AWS
2 77 (10.89%) Azure
3 38 (5.37%) GitHub
4 34 (4.81%) GCP
5 31 (4.38%) Sauce Labs
6 20 (2.83%) AWS CloudFormation
6 20 (2.83%) BrowserStack
7 17 (2.40%) Heroku
7 17 (2.40%) Serverless
8 16 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
8 16 (2.26%) AWS Lambda
8 16 (2.26%) OpenShift
9 15 (2.12%) G Suite
9 15 (2.12%) Office 365
9 15 (2.12%) PaaS
10 14 (1.98%) IaaS
11 13 (1.84%) Amazon S3
11 13 (1.84%) CloudBees
12 10 (1.41%) Amazon ECS
13 8 (1.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.69%) TCP/IP
2 15 (2.12%) HTTP
3 5 (0.71%) AMQP
3 5 (0.71%) FTP
3 5 (0.71%) HTTPS
3 5 (0.71%) Wireshark
4 3 (0.42%) Internet
5 2 (0.28%) Intranet
6 1 (0.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (8.77%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.53%) MongoDB
3 24 (3.39%) MySQL
4 23 (3.25%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (2.55%) NoSQL
6 15 (2.12%) Redis
7 13 (1.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 12 (1.70%) Relational Database
9 8 (1.13%) Big Data
9 8 (1.13%) Blockchain
9 8 (1.13%) Hadoop
10 7 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (0.71%) Apache Hive
12 5 (0.71%) Hazelcast
12 5 (0.71%) HBase
12 5 (0.71%) InterSystems Cache
12 5 (0.71%) Oracle Database
12 5 (0.71%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 452 (63.93%) Selenium
2 279 (39.46%) Jenkins
3 219 (30.98%) JIRA
4 175 (24.75%) Git (software)
5 173 (24.47%) WebDriver
6 133 (18.81%) JUnit
7 123 (17.40%) Maven
8 99 (14.00%) JMeter
9 97 (13.72%) Appium
10 85 (12.02%) SpecFlow
11 74 (10.47%) TeamCity
12 68 (9.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 59 (8.35%) SoapUI
14 45 (6.36%) LoadRunner
14 45 (6.36%) Mockito
15 42 (5.94%) Gradle
15 42 (5.94%) Subversion
16 41 (5.80%) Bitbucket
17 33 (4.67%) JBehave
17 33 (4.67%) NUnit
General
1 213 (30.13%) Finance
2 111 (15.70%) Banking
3 62 (8.77%) Retail
4 29 (4.10%) Investment Banking
5 24 (3.39%) Games
6 23 (3.25%) Back Office
7 11 (1.56%) Financial Institution
7 11 (1.56%) Front Office
8 10 (1.41%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.27%) Aerospace
9 9 (1.27%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.13%) Legal
11 6 (0.85%) Marketing
11 6 (0.85%) Public Sector
12 5 (0.71%) Advertising
13 3 (0.42%) Law
14 2 (0.28%) Billing
15 1 (0.14%) Electronics
15 1 (0.14%) Music Industry
15 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 228 (32.25%) Developer
2 131 (18.53%) Test Engineer
3 101 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 99 (14.00%) Developer in Test
5 81 (11.46%) QA Engineer
6 80 (11.32%) Test Automation Engineer
7 66 (9.34%) Tester
8 61 (8.63%) Software Developer
9 53 (7.50%) Senior Developer
10 50 (7.07%) Automation Tester
11 44 (6.22%) QA Automation Engineer
12 41 (5.80%) Automation Engineer
13 39 (5.52%) Analyst
14 36 (5.09%) DevOps Engineer
15 31 (4.38%) Senior Java Developer
16 30 (4.24%) QA Leader
16 30 (4.24%) Senior Test Engineer
17 29 (4.10%) Test Automation Developer
18 27 (3.82%) Software Test Engineer
19 25 (3.54%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (18.67%) Gherkin
2 126 (17.82%) Spring
3 109 (15.42%) REST
4 82 (11.60%) Web Services
5 65 (9.19%) .NET
6 60 (8.49%) RESTful
7 59 (8.35%) JSON
8 57 (8.06%) Hibernate
9 56 (7.92%) React
10 50 (7.07%) Spring Boot
11 47 (6.65%) JPA
11 47 (6.65%) SOAP
12 45 (6.36%) Node.js
13 44 (6.22%) XML
14 43 (6.08%) AngularJS
15 38 (5.37%) CSS
16 36 (5.09%) HTML
17 35 (4.95%) Kafka
18 29 (4.10%) Elastic Stack
19 26 (3.68%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 65 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (7.36%) Mobile App
3 41 (5.80%) Greenfield Project
4 29 (4.10%) User Experience
5 18 (2.55%) Hedge funds
6 17 (2.40%) Social Network
7 14 (1.98%) Algorithms
8 12 (1.70%) Linux Command Line
9 9 (1.27%) Equities
9 9 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
10 8 (1.13%) Cloud Native
10 8 (1.13%) Derivative
11 7 (0.99%) Wiki
12 6 (0.85%) PlayStation
13 5 (0.71%) Fixed Income
13 5 (0.71%) Mobile Banking
14 4 (0.57%) Blog
14 4 (0.57%) Online Banking
15 3 (0.42%) Augmented Reality
15 3 (0.42%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 50 (7.07%) Linux
2 48 (6.79%) Android
2 48 (6.79%) Apple iOS
3 43 (6.08%) Windows
4 28 (3.96%) Unix
5 2 (0.28%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.28%) VMS
6 1 (0.14%) CentOS
6 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 554 (78.36%) Agile Software Development
2 499 (70.58%) Test Automation
3 368 (52.05%) BDD
4 284 (40.17%) TDD
5 258 (36.49%) Scrum
6 238 (33.66%) Continuous Integration
7 175 (24.75%) DevOps
8 146 (20.65%) SDET
9 116 (16.41%) API Testing
10 115 (16.27%) Microservices
11 93 (13.15%) Software Testing
12 90 (12.73%) Continuous Delivery
12 90 (12.73%) Manual Testing
13 89 (12.59%) Test Strategy
14 88 (12.45%) Kanban
15 86 (12.16%) SDLC
16 83 (11.74%) Mentoring
17 80 (11.32%) Open Source
18 77 (10.89%) Fintech
19 76 (10.75%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 470 (66.48%) Java
2 194 (27.44%) JavaScript
3 177 (25.04%) SQL
4 144 (20.37%) C#
5 124 (17.54%) Python
6 102 (14.43%) Ruby
7 61 (8.63%) Java 8
8 39 (5.52%) PowerShell
9 34 (4.81%) Scala
10 33 (4.67%) C++
11 29 (4.10%) Groovy
12 28 (3.96%) Go
13 23 (3.25%) C
14 20 (2.83%) Kotlin
15 19 (2.69%) ES6
16 18 (2.55%) TypeScript
17 17 (2.40%) PHP
18 15 (2.12%) Shell Script
19 13 (1.84%) ES7
19 13 (1.84%) ES8
Qualifications
1 61 (8.63%) Degree
2 48 (6.79%) ISTQB
3 25 (3.54%) ISEB
4 23 (3.25%) Computer Science Degree
5 22 (3.11%) Security Cleared
6 17 (2.40%) SC Cleared
7 16 (2.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (0.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (0.28%) CITP
9 2 (0.28%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 279 (39.46%) QA
2 4 (0.57%) EMIR
3 3 (0.42%) MiFID
4 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.28%) WCAG
System Software
1 136 (19.24%) Docker
2 23 (3.25%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.14%) KVM
4 1 (0.14%) oVirt
4 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 76 (10.75%) Kubernetes
2 56 (7.92%) Ansible
3 49 (6.93%) Puppet
4 40 (5.66%) HP Quality Center
5 33 (4.67%) Terraform
6 28 (3.96%) Istio
7 27 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (2.12%) Graphite
9 14 (1.98%) Grafana
9 14 (1.98%) Kibana
9 14 (1.98%) Marathon
9 14 (1.98%) Mesos
9 14 (1.98%) Prometheus
10 13 (1.84%) CA Service Virtualization
11 10 (1.41%) Packer
12 8 (1.13%) logstash
13 7 (0.99%) Rancher
14 5 (0.71%) ITRS Geneos
15 2 (0.28%) HP ALM
16 1 (0.14%) rkt
Vendors
1 48 (6.79%) Oracle
2 33 (4.67%) Atlassian
2 33 (4.67%) HP
3 26 (3.68%) Google
4 21 (2.97%) New Relic
5 18 (2.55%) Tableau
6 13 (1.84%) CA
6 13 (1.84%) Perfecto Mobile
7 10 (1.41%) Adobe
8 9 (1.27%) Cypress Semiconductor
8 9 (1.27%) IBM
9 8 (1.13%) Xamarin
10 7 (0.99%) Microsoft
10 7 (0.99%) SAP
11 6 (0.85%) AppDynamics
11 6 (0.85%) Splunk
12 5 (0.71%) Instagram
12 5 (0.71%) Solace
12 5 (0.71%) Twitter
13 4 (0.57%) Green Hat