Period
to 5 April 2020

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 5 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England > London
6 months to
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 279 211 213
Rank change year-on-year -68 +2 +29
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 544 1,039 1,170
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.14% 1.69% 1.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.94% 8.84% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 413 847 959
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +13.04% +4.55%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -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 9,161 11,749 14,177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 19.13% 19.14% 20.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7,095 9,316 11,585
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £86,250
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 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 5 April 2020.

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 5 April 2020. 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 -13 124 £65,000 - 8
West London -2 34 £66,250 +32.50% 5
South London -10 17 £43,279 -27.87% 1
North London -9 1 £40,000 - 1
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 5 April 2020, 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.

1 426 (78.31%) Agile Software Development
2 376 (69.12%) Test Automation
3 343 (63.05%) Java
4 327 (60.11%) Selenium
5 263 (48.35%) BDD
6 223 (40.99%) QA
7 206 (37.87%) TDD
8 198 (36.40%) JavaScript
8 198 (36.40%) Jenkins
9 171 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
10 155 (28.49%) Finance
10 155 (28.49%) Scrum
11 135 (24.82%) DevOps
12 129 (23.71%) JIRA
13 121 (22.24%) AWS
14 120 (22.06%) Git (software)
15 117 (21.51%) SQL
16 116 (21.32%) JUnit
17 101 (18.57%) Python
17 101 (18.57%) Maven
18 100 (18.38%) Banking
19 98 (18.01%) Docker
20 92 (16.91%) C#
21 88 (16.18%) Gherkin
21 88 (16.18%) Apple iOS
22 87 (15.99%) Android
23 83 (15.26%) Spring
24 79 (14.52%) Test Scripting
25 78 (14.34%) REST
26 77 (14.15%) Mobile App

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 52 (9.56%) Confluence
2 22 (4.04%) Apache
3 21 (3.86%) Mule
4 16 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (1.65%) Mule ESB
6 6 (1.10%) SharePoint
7 5 (0.92%) NServiceBus
7 5 (0.92%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (0.74%) CMS
8 4 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.55%) Apache TomEE
9 3 (0.55%) JBoss
10 2 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.37%) IIS
11 1 (0.18%) Drupal
11 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Fuse
11 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.18%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.55%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 7 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.92%) Magento
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.18%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 121 (22.24%) AWS
2 68 (12.50%) Azure
3 39 (7.17%) GitHub
4 26 (4.78%) GCP
5 22 (4.04%) AWS CloudFormation
5 22 (4.04%) BlazeMeter
6 20 (3.68%) Sauce Labs
6 20 (3.68%) Serverless
7 16 (2.94%) Heroku
8 14 (2.57%) Amazon EC2
9 13 (2.39%) OpenShift
10 12 (2.21%) AWS Lambda
11 11 (2.02%) Amazon ECS
11 11 (2.02%) Amazon S3
12 8 (1.47%) BrowserStack
12 8 (1.47%) IaaS
13 7 (1.29%) Amazon EKS
13 7 (1.29%) AWS CodeDeploy
14 6 (1.10%) AWS CodeBuild
14 6 (1.10%) AWS CodeStar
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.21%) HTTP
2 8 (1.47%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.29%) Internet
4 4 (0.74%) FTP
4 4 (0.74%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (5.15%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.49%) NoSQL
3 16 (2.94%) MarkLogic
4 13 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (1.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 8 (1.47%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.29%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.10%) Amazon Aurora
8 6 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
8 6 (1.10%) MySQL
8 6 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (1.10%) Relational Database
9 5 (0.92%) DB2
10 4 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (0.74%) InterSystems Cache
10 4 (0.74%) Redis
11 3 (0.55%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.37%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.37%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 327 (60.11%) Selenium
2 198 (36.40%) Jenkins
3 129 (23.71%) JIRA
4 120 (22.06%) Git (software)
5 116 (21.32%) JUnit
6 101 (18.57%) Maven
7 75 (13.79%) Appium
8 74 (13.60%) Postman
9 73 (13.42%) JMeter
10 70 (12.87%) WebDriver
11 51 (9.38%) Gradle
11 51 (9.38%) TeamCity
12 50 (9.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 49 (9.01%) SoapUI
14 40 (7.35%) REST Assured
15 38 (6.99%) Protractor
16 32 (5.88%) Cypress.io
17 30 (5.51%) JBehave
18 29 (5.33%) Mocha
19 28 (5.15%) CircleCI
General
1 155 (28.49%) Finance
2 100 (18.38%) Banking
3 62 (11.40%) Retail
4 25 (4.60%) Games
5 18 (3.31%) Marketing
6 11 (2.02%) Front Office
6 11 (2.02%) Manufacturing
6 11 (2.02%) Public Sector
7 10 (1.84%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.65%) Electronics
9 7 (1.29%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.92%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.55%) Legal
12 2 (0.37%) Advertising
12 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.37%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.18%) Back Office
13 1 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 179 (32.90%) Developer
2 93 (17.10%) QA Engineer
3 76 (13.97%) Test Engineer
4 68 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 47 (8.64%) Test Automation Engineer
6 44 (8.09%) Developer in Test
7 42 (7.72%) Senior Developer
7 42 (7.72%) Tester
8 33 (6.07%) Automation Tester
9 32 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
10 26 (4.78%) Senior Java Developer
10 26 (4.78%) Senior Test Engineer
11 25 (4.60%) Automation Engineer
12 23 (4.23%) QA Leader
12 23 (4.23%) Senior QA Engineer
12 23 (4.23%) Software Engineer
13 21 (3.86%) QA Automation Engineer
14 19 (3.49%) iOS Developer
14 19 (3.49%) Software Developer
15 18 (3.31%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (16.18%) Gherkin
2 83 (15.26%) Spring
3 78 (14.34%) REST
4 73 (13.42%) Web Services
5 71 (13.05%) RESTful
6 65 (11.95%) SOAP
7 49 (9.01%) React
8 47 (8.64%) Spring Boot
9 45 (8.27%) RxJava
10 42 (7.72%) HTML
11 38 (6.99%) CSS
11 38 (6.99%) Dagger
12 37 (6.80%) XML
13 36 (6.62%) Node.js
14 35 (6.43%) Middleware
15 32 (5.88%) Hibernate
15 32 (5.88%) JSON
16 29 (5.33%) .NET
17 27 (4.96%) AngularJS
17 27 (4.96%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 77 (14.15%) Mobile App
2 44 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
4 30 (5.51%) User Experience
5 20 (3.68%) Blog
6 18 (3.31%) Self-Motivation
7 17 (3.13%) Data Structures
7 17 (3.13%) Social Network
8 16 (2.94%) Mobile Banking
9 15 (2.76%) Linux Command Line
10 9 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (1.29%) Cloud Native
11 7 (1.29%) Fixed Income
12 6 (1.10%) Hedge funds
12 6 (1.10%) Online Games
12 6 (1.10%) Virtual Team
13 5 (0.92%) Mainframe
13 5 (0.92%) Over-the-Top Content
13 5 (0.92%) Public Cloud
13 5 (0.92%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 88 (16.18%) Apple iOS
2 87 (15.99%) Android
3 37 (6.80%) Unix
4 22 (4.04%) Linux
5 18 (3.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 426 (78.31%) Agile Software Development
2 376 (69.12%) Test Automation
3 263 (48.35%) BDD
4 206 (37.87%) TDD
5 171 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
6 155 (28.49%) Scrum
7 135 (24.82%) DevOps
8 79 (14.52%) Test Scripting
9 76 (13.97%) Software Engineering
10 72 (13.24%) Microservices
11 67 (12.32%) SDET
12 62 (11.40%) API Testing
13 61 (11.21%) E-Commerce
13 61 (11.21%) Mentoring
14 58 (10.66%) Continuous Delivery
15 57 (10.48%) Test Strategy
16 55 (10.11%) Coaching
17 54 (9.93%) User Stories
18 53 (9.74%) Fintech
18 53 (9.74%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 343 (63.05%) Java
2 198 (36.40%) JavaScript
3 117 (21.51%) SQL
4 101 (18.57%) Python
5 92 (16.91%) C#
6 64 (11.76%) Ruby
7 61 (11.21%) Kotlin
8 49 (9.01%) Apple Swift
9 48 (8.82%) TypeScript
10 45 (8.27%) Objective-C
11 39 (7.17%) Java 8
12 36 (6.62%) Go
13 25 (4.60%) Scala
14 17 (3.13%) Groovy
15 16 (2.94%) C++
16 15 (2.76%) PHP
17 12 (2.21%) C
18 7 (1.29%) T-SQL
18 7 (1.29%) VBScript
19 5 (0.92%) JCL
Qualifications
1 40 (7.35%) Degree
2 30 (5.51%) ISTQB
3 20 (3.68%) Computer Science Degree
4 16 (2.94%) Security Cleared
5 12 (2.21%) SC Cleared
6 10 (1.84%) ISEB
7 8 (1.47%) MCP
8 6 (1.10%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 6 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.74%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 223 (40.99%) QA
2 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 98 (18.01%) Docker
2 4 (0.74%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (0.55%) Time Sharing Option
4 2 (0.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 66 (12.13%) Kubernetes
2 39 (7.17%) Ansible
3 37 (6.80%) Terraform
4 29 (5.33%) Puppet
5 24 (4.41%) HP Quality Center
6 23 (4.23%) Opscode Chef
7 22 (4.04%) Istio
8 14 (2.57%) CA Service Virtualization
9 7 (1.29%) Packer
10 4 (0.74%) ITRS Geneos
10 4 (0.74%) Prometheus
10 4 (0.74%) Rancher
11 3 (0.55%) Grafana
11 3 (0.55%) Graphite
12 2 (0.37%) HP ALM
13 1 (0.18%) Docker Swarm
13 1 (0.18%) logstash
13 1 (0.18%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 39 (7.17%) Oracle
2 29 (5.33%) Microsoft
3 24 (4.41%) HP
4 18 (3.31%) MuleSoft
5 14 (2.57%) CA
5 14 (2.57%) Perfecto Mobile
5 14 (2.57%) SAP
6 10 (1.84%) Atlassian
7 8 (1.47%) Adobe
8 6 (1.10%) Cognizant
9 5 (0.92%) Google
9 5 (0.92%) IBM
9 5 (0.92%) Murex
9 5 (0.92%) New Relic
10 4 (0.74%) AppDynamics
10 4 (0.74%) Instagram
10 4 (0.74%) Solace
10 4 (0.74%) Twitter
11 2 (0.37%) Samsung
11 2 (0.37%) Xero