Period
to 3 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 3 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England > South East
6 months to
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 239 266 286
Rank change year-on-year +27 +20 +123
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 244 283 312
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.15% 1.06% 0.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.68% 5.13% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 213 218 296
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £36,900 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,500 £72,500 £67,500
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 the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 4,298 5,515 6,709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 20.25% 20.75% 21.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3,625 4,698 5,760
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
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 the South East

Job postings citing Cucumber as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in the South East

Cucumber
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cucumber in the South East.

Salary trend for Cucumber in the South East

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cucumber in the South East over the 6 months to 3 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in the South East

Cucumber
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the South East region over the 6 months to 3 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
Hampshire +60 90 £46,000 -3.16% 7
Thames Valley -8 83 £55,000 -9.84% 7
Berkshire +37 52 £55,000 - 4
Surrey +28 41 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +10 25 £52,500 +27.27%
West Sussex +23 16 £50,000 -4.76% 1
East Sussex +4 8 £58,000 +5.45%
Oxfordshire -13 6 £40,000 -36.51% 3
Kent +17 5 £52,500 +5.00%
Middlesex - 1 £70,000 -
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 3 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 South East region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 203 (83.20%) Agile Software Development
2 176 (72.13%) Java
3 160 (65.57%) Test Automation
4 154 (63.11%) Selenium
5 113 (46.31%) JIRA
6 105 (43.03%) Jenkins
7 103 (42.21%) Scrum
8 101 (41.39%) BDD
9 90 (36.89%) QA
10 85 (34.84%) C#
11 78 (31.97%) TDD
12 71 (29.10%) ISTQB
13 61 (25.00%) Confluence
13 61 (25.00%) DevOps
14 60 (24.59%) Continuous Integration
15 59 (24.18%) ISEB
16 57 (23.36%) Finance
17 55 (22.54%) Web Services
17 55 (22.54%) Git (software)
18 51 (20.90%) SQL
19 49 (20.08%) Spring
20 47 (19.26%) Maven
21 44 (18.03%) SQL Server
22 43 (17.62%) Hibernate
23 42 (17.21%) Microservices
24 41 (16.80%) HTML
25 40 (16.39%) Azure
25 40 (16.39%) WebDriver
25 40 (16.39%) Mentoring
26 39 (15.98%) JMeter

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 61 (25.00%) Confluence
2 39 (15.98%) Tomcat
3 9 (3.69%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.64%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.41%) Appian
5 1 (0.41%) LiveLink
5 1 (0.41%) Mule
5 1 (0.41%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (5.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) Ripple
2 1 (0.41%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 40 (16.39%) Azure
2 20 (8.20%) GitHub
3 13 (5.33%) Slack
4 12 (4.92%) AWS
5 11 (4.51%) SaaS
6 10 (4.10%) PaaS
7 8 (3.28%) IaaS
7 8 (3.28%) OpenShift
8 7 (2.87%) npm
8 7 (2.87%) Serverless
9 6 (2.46%) BrowserStack
10 4 (1.64%) BlazeMeter
10 4 (1.64%) GCP
11 3 (1.23%) CloudBees
12 2 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.41%) Amazon EKS
13 1 (0.41%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.41%) Sauce Labs
13 1 (0.41%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.74%) MySQL
3 11 (4.51%) DB2
4 10 (4.10%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (4.10%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.28%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.64%) Big Data
7 3 (1.23%) InfluxDB
8 2 (0.82%) MariaDB
8 2 (0.82%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.41%) Amazon Athena
9 1 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.41%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.41%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.41%) OLTP
9 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 154 (63.11%) Selenium
2 113 (46.31%) JIRA
3 105 (43.03%) Jenkins
4 55 (22.54%) Git (software)
5 47 (19.26%) Maven
6 40 (16.39%) WebDriver
7 39 (15.98%) JMeter
8 36 (14.75%) Subversion
9 28 (11.48%) SpecFlow
10 20 (8.20%) SoapUI
11 19 (7.79%) Jasmine
12 18 (7.38%) HP UFT
13 17 (6.97%) Postman
14 13 (5.33%) Mocha
15 12 (4.92%) Gatling
15 12 (4.92%) JBehave
15 12 (4.92%) Robot Framework
16 11 (4.51%) REST Assured
16 11 (4.51%) Team Foundation Server
17 10 (4.10%) SonarQube
General
1 57 (23.36%) Finance
2 27 (11.07%) Back Office
3 10 (4.10%) Retail
4 9 (3.69%) Financial Institution
5 8 (3.28%) Public Sector
6 4 (1.64%) Banking
7 3 (1.23%) Advertising
7 3 (1.23%) Law
7 3 (1.23%) Police
7 3 (1.23%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.41%) Automotive
8 1 (0.41%) Games
8 1 (0.41%) Marketing
8 1 (0.41%) Publishing
8 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 85 (34.84%) Developer
2 48 (19.67%) Test Engineer
3 47 (19.26%) Analyst
4 41 (16.80%) Test Analyst
5 40 (16.39%) Java Developer
6 30 (12.30%) Test Automation Engineer
7 23 (9.43%) Automation Test Lead
8 21 (8.61%) .NET Developer
8 21 (8.61%) QA Engineer
9 16 (6.56%) Automation Test Analyst
10 15 (6.15%) QA Automation Engineer
10 15 (6.15%) Test Leader
11 14 (5.74%) C# .NET Developer
11 14 (5.74%) C# Developer
11 14 (5.74%) Senior Developer
11 14 (5.74%) Tester
12 13 (5.33%) Automation Engineer
12 13 (5.33%) QA Analyst
12 13 (5.33%) Senior QA Engineer
13 12 (4.92%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (22.54%) Web Services
2 49 (20.08%) Spring
3 43 (17.62%) Hibernate
4 41 (16.80%) HTML
5 38 (15.57%) Gherkin
6 35 (14.34%) .NET
6 35 (14.34%) CSS
6 35 (14.34%) JPA
7 33 (13.52%) Struts
7 33 (13.52%) Vaadin
8 32 (13.11%) Node.js
9 31 (12.70%) XML
10 30 (12.30%) RESTful
11 17 (6.97%) SOAP
12 16 (6.56%) JSON
12 16 (6.56%) Spring Boot
13 14 (5.74%) Express
14 13 (5.33%) AngularJS
15 12 (4.92%) React
15 12 (4.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.79%) Mobile App
2 14 (5.74%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (3.28%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.23%) User Experience
6 1 (0.41%) DataPower
6 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.41%) iPhone
6 1 (0.41%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (0.41%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.79%) Linux
2 12 (4.92%) Windows
3 10 (4.10%) Android
3 10 (4.10%) Unix
4 8 (3.28%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (83.20%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (65.57%) Test Automation
3 103 (42.21%) Scrum
4 101 (41.39%) BDD
5 78 (31.97%) TDD
6 61 (25.00%) DevOps
7 60 (24.59%) Continuous Integration
8 42 (17.21%) Microservices
9 40 (16.39%) Mentoring
10 38 (15.57%) Test Scripting
11 36 (14.75%) Performance Testing
11 36 (14.75%) Waterfall
12 33 (13.52%) Continuous Delivery
13 32 (13.11%) Software Testing
14 28 (11.48%) Test Strategy
15 26 (10.66%) Computer Science
16 25 (10.25%) Acceptance Criteria
17 23 (9.43%) Manual Testing
17 23 (9.43%) Non-Functional Testing
18 20 (8.20%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 176 (72.13%) Java
2 85 (34.84%) C#
3 51 (20.90%) SQL
4 37 (15.16%) JavaScript
5 28 (11.48%) Ruby
6 23 (9.43%) Python
7 14 (5.74%) TypeScript
8 13 (5.33%) Groovy
9 10 (4.10%) C++
10 8 (3.28%) PowerShell
10 8 (3.28%) Scala
10 8 (3.28%) T-SQL
10 8 (3.28%) VBScript
11 6 (2.46%) Java 8
12 4 (1.64%) Perl
13 2 (0.82%) C
13 2 (0.82%) VB
14 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (29.10%) ISTQB
2 59 (24.18%) ISEB
3 35 (14.34%) Degree
4 24 (9.84%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.46%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.41%) CISSP
7 1 (0.41%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (36.89%) QA
System Software
1 15 (6.15%) Docker
2 2 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (6.15%) Kubernetes
2 7 (2.87%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (2.46%) HP ALM
4 4 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.23%) Grafana
6 1 (0.41%) Ansible
6 1 (0.41%) OpenNebula
6 1 (0.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 29 (11.89%) SAP
2 19 (7.79%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.92%) Oracle
4 8 (3.28%) Jitterbit
5 7 (2.87%) HP
6 4 (1.64%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.82%) Google
7 2 (0.82%) IBM
7 2 (0.82%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.41%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.41%) hybris
8 1 (0.41%) InterSystems
8 1 (0.41%) New Relic
8 1 (0.41%) Plumtree
8 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.41%) Sony
8 1 (0.41%) Splunk
8 1 (0.41%) Talend
8 1 (0.41%) WSO2