Period
to 29 July 2021

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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England > South East
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 164 234 246
Rank change year-on-year +70 +12 +54
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 343 116 325
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.10% 0.97% 1.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.19% 4.75% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 111 105 254
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,000 £33,825
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +22.22%
75th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +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 3,732 2,440 5,627
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.83% 20.42% 21.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2,611 2,113 4,793
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,100 £32,000
25th Percentile £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £73,750
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 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 29 July 2021.

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 29 July 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
Hampshire +65 232 £47,500 +5.56% 6
Thames Valley -27 47 £55,000 - 9
Surrey -1 40 £77,500 +29.17% 2
Berkshire -22 32 £55,000 - 4
Buckinghamshire -23 14 £55,000 -21.43% 4
East Sussex -19 13 £50,000 - 1
West Sussex -7 10 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Kent - 3 £55,000 -
Middlesex - 2 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire -20 1 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 294 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 285 (83.09%) Java
3 283 (82.51%) Jenkins
4 238 (69.39%) Spring
5 235 (68.51%) Git (software)
6 221 (64.43%) Finance
7 219 (63.85%) AngularJS
8 215 (62.68%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 214 (62.39%) Degree
10 210 (61.22%) Node.js
11 209 (60.93%) Microservices
12 207 (60.35%) GitHub
13 206 (60.06%) Computer Science
13 206 (60.06%) Banking
14 205 (59.77%) Kafka
14 205 (59.77%) Ansible
14 205 (59.77%) Digital Banking
15 204 (59.48%) WireMock
15 204 (59.48%) Law
16 203 (59.18%) DevOps
16 203 (59.18%) GemFire
16 203 (59.18%) Protractor
16 203 (59.18%) Sonatype Nexus
17 201 (58.60%) PostgreSQL
18 197 (57.43%) BDD
19 196 (57.14%) Gradle
20 191 (55.69%) OCP
20 191 (55.69%) Oracle Certification
21 189 (55.10%) CSS
22 188 (54.81%) JUnit

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
1 203 (59.18%) GemFire
2 166 (48.40%) Apache
2 166 (48.40%) Apache Spark
3 34 (9.91%) Cloud Foundry
4 29 (8.45%) Elasticsearch
5 19 (5.54%) Tomcat
6 17 (4.96%) Confluence
7 4 (1.17%) Tornado
8 2 (0.58%) JBoss
8 2 (0.58%) Mule
8 2 (0.58%) WildFly
9 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 207 (60.35%) GitHub
2 177 (51.60%) AWS
3 116 (33.82%) Amazon Kinesis
4 90 (26.24%) Azure
5 86 (25.07%) GCP
6 44 (12.83%) PaaS
7 37 (10.79%) OpenShift
8 16 (4.66%) BrowserStack
9 14 (4.08%) SaaS
10 8 (2.33%) Sauce Labs
11 4 (1.17%) Amazon S3
11 4 (1.17%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (1.17%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (1.17%) Twilio
12 3 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.87%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (0.87%) Serverless
13 1 (0.29%) BlazeMeter
13 1 (0.29%) npm
13 1 (0.29%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 29 (8.45%) Calico
2 11 (3.21%) HTTP
3 3 (0.87%) SSH
4 1 (0.29%) Skype
4 1 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.29%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.29%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (58.60%) PostgreSQL
2 167 (48.69%) HBase
2 167 (48.69%) MariaDB
3 165 (48.10%) Redis
4 157 (45.77%) Relational Database
5 137 (39.94%) NoSQL
6 114 (33.24%) Big Data
7 12 (3.50%) MySQL
8 10 (2.92%) SQL Server
9 9 (2.62%) Hadoop
10 8 (2.33%) MongoDB
11 7 (2.04%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.46%) Apache Hive
12 5 (1.46%) OLTP
13 1 (0.29%) MySQL Workbench
13 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 283 (82.51%) Jenkins
2 235 (68.51%) Git (software)
3 203 (59.18%) Protractor
3 203 (59.18%) Sonatype Nexus
4 196 (57.14%) Gradle
5 188 (54.81%) JUnit
6 180 (52.48%) Cypress.io
7 175 (51.02%) IntelliJ
8 173 (50.44%) Storybook
9 172 (50.15%) Eclipse
10 161 (46.94%) Mockito
11 121 (35.28%) Artifactory
12 116 (33.82%) Selenium
13 73 (21.28%) SonarQube
14 47 (13.70%) JIRA
15 30 (8.75%) Maven
16 29 (8.45%) gulp
17 21 (6.12%) JMeter
17 21 (6.12%) Subversion
17 21 (6.12%) WebDriver
General
1 221 (64.43%) Finance
2 215 (62.68%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 206 (60.06%) Banking
4 204 (59.48%) Law
5 54 (15.74%) Social Skills
6 21 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (5.54%) Back Office
8 13 (3.79%) Public Sector
9 10 (2.92%) Telecoms
10 8 (2.33%) Games
10 8 (2.33%) Manufacturing
11 7 (2.04%) Electronics
11 7 (2.04%) Marketing
12 4 (1.17%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.58%) Social Housing
14 1 (0.29%) Czech Language
14 1 (0.29%) Influencing Skills
14 1 (0.29%) Police
14 1 (0.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 151 (44.02%) Software Engineer
2 80 (23.32%) Principal Engineer
3 69 (20.12%) Principal Software Engineer
4 64 (18.66%) Developer
5 50 (14.58%) Lead Developer
6 48 (13.99%) Lead Software Engineer
7 44 (12.83%) Software Developer
8 39 (11.37%) Lead Software Developer
9 36 (10.50%) Test Engineer
10 29 (8.45%) Senior Software Engineer
11 22 (6.41%) QA Engineer
11 22 (6.41%) Tester
12 21 (6.12%) Test Automation Engineer
13 18 (5.25%) Java Team Leader
13 18 (5.25%) Team Leader
14 14 (4.08%) Automation Tester
14 14 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
15 13 (3.79%) Cloud Engineer
16 11 (3.21%) Principal Cloud Engineer
16 11 (3.21%) Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (69.39%) Spring
2 219 (63.85%) AngularJS
3 210 (61.22%) Node.js
4 205 (59.77%) Kafka
5 204 (59.48%) WireMock
6 189 (55.10%) CSS
7 187 (54.52%) React
8 186 (54.23%) RESTful
9 176 (51.31%) Express
10 174 (50.73%) JSON
10 174 (50.73%) Redux
10 174 (50.73%) Tailwind CSS
10 174 (50.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 166 (48.40%) Spark Streaming
12 150 (43.73%) RabbitMQ
13 149 (43.44%) Play Framework
14 113 (32.94%) LAMP
14 113 (32.94%) LAPP Stack
15 57 (16.62%) Gherkin
16 48 (13.99%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 169 (49.27%) Linux Command Line
2 82 (23.91%) User Experience
3 81 (23.62%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (4.08%) iPhone
5 13 (3.79%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (3.21%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.04%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.04%) Virtual Team
8 6 (1.75%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.75%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.29%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.29%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.29%) NHS
9 1 (0.29%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 186 (54.23%) Linux
2 168 (48.98%) Unix
3 14 (4.08%) Android
4 2 (0.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (60.93%) Microservices
3 206 (60.06%) Computer Science
4 205 (59.77%) Digital Banking
5 203 (59.18%) DevOps
6 197 (57.43%) BDD
7 184 (53.64%) Software Engineering
8 179 (52.19%) TDD
9 174 (50.73%) Cross-Browser Testing
10 169 (49.27%) Validation
11 162 (47.23%) Software Testing
12 146 (42.57%) Scrum
13 135 (39.36%) Business Continuity
14 126 (36.73%) Full Stack Development
15 124 (36.15%) OO
16 118 (34.40%) Clean Code
17 116 (33.82%) High Availability
17 116 (33.82%) Open Source
17 116 (33.82%) Performance Monitoring
18 113 (32.94%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 285 (83.09%) Java
2 168 (48.98%) Groovy
3 167 (48.69%) Shell Script
4 164 (47.81%) Python
5 73 (21.28%) JavaScript
6 50 (14.58%) SQL
7 36 (10.50%) Bash Shell
8 32 (9.33%) C#
9 21 (6.12%) Ruby
10 20 (5.83%) C
11 18 (5.25%) Go
12 13 (3.79%) Java 8
13 12 (3.50%) PHP
14 8 (2.33%) PowerShell
15 6 (1.75%) Scala
16 4 (1.17%) VBScript
17 3 (0.87%) C++
17 3 (0.87%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.87%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.87%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 214 (62.39%) Degree
2 191 (55.69%) OCP
2 191 (55.69%) Oracle Certification
3 29 (8.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (2.04%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.75%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.46%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.17%) AWS Certification
7 4 (1.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (1.17%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (0.87%) ISEB
9 1 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.29%) CITP
9 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (18.66%) QA
2 29 (8.45%) SLA
3 7 (2.04%) Accessibility
4 4 (1.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 166 (48.40%) HDFS
2 118 (34.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (8.45%) Virtual Machines
4 26 (7.58%) Docker
5 5 (1.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (1.17%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.87%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 205 (59.77%) Ansible
2 76 (22.16%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (11.37%) Kubernetes
4 29 (8.45%) Grafana
4 29 (8.45%) Kibana
5 20 (5.83%) Puppet
6 5 (1.46%) Terraform
7 2 (0.58%) OpenNebula
7 2 (0.58%) vRealize
8 1 (0.29%) CA Service Virtualization
8 1 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 174 (50.73%) VMware
2 173 (50.44%) Okta
3 37 (10.79%) Oracle
4 18 (5.25%) PayPal
5 9 (2.62%) Atlassian
6 8 (2.33%) Microsoft
7 7 (2.04%) SAP
8 6 (1.75%) SaltStack
9 4 (1.17%) Mercator
9 4 (1.17%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.58%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.29%) CA
11 1 (0.29%) HP