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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 18 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England > South East
6 months to
18 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 302 223 230
Rank change year-on-year -79 +7 +34
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 173 167 199
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.87% 1.26% 1.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.38% 6.02% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 94 93 167
10th Percentile £42,063 £41,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £59,688 £70,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,125 £78,750 £70,250
England median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -4.55%

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 3,953 2,772 3,540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.84% 20.87% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2,319 2,239 3,006
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £63,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

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 18 May 2022.

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 18 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Hampshire -46 87 £55,000 - 1
Thames Valley -18 47 £57,500 -1.71% 7
Berkshire +1 35 £57,500 -4.17% 5
Surrey -61 16 £48,750 -37.10% 1
East Sussex -3 14 £52,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire -51 11 £55,000 - 2
West Sussex -9 8 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Kent - 2 £91,250 -
Oxfordshire -35 1 £75,000 +36.36%
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 18 May 2022, 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.

1 127 (73.41%) Java
2 116 (67.05%) Test Automation
3 110 (63.58%) Agile
4 109 (63.01%) Selenium
5 93 (53.76%) Jenkins
6 89 (51.45%) Finance
7 87 (50.29%) CI/CD
8 84 (48.55%) TDD
9 79 (45.66%) BDD
10 67 (38.73%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 66 (38.15%) AWS
11 66 (38.15%) PostgreSQL
12 63 (36.42%) JavaScript
13 62 (35.84%) Kafka
14 61 (35.26%) Law
14 61 (35.26%) Banking
14 61 (35.26%) Digital Banking
15 56 (32.37%) Computer Science
16 55 (31.79%) Social Skills
17 51 (29.48%) Ansible
18 50 (28.90%) GitHub
18 50 (28.90%) Software Testing
18 50 (28.90%) JUnit
19 48 (27.75%) Git (software)
19 48 (27.75%) Sonatype Nexus
20 46 (26.59%) Microservices
20 46 (26.59%) GemFire
21 45 (26.01%) Opscode Chef
22 44 (25.43%) Node.js
22 44 (25.43%) React

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 46 (26.59%) GemFire
2 17 (9.83%) Apache
3 14 (8.09%) Confluence
4 13 (7.51%) Cloud Foundry
4 13 (7.51%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (5.20%) Apache Spark
6 6 (3.47%) Jetty
6 6 (3.47%) nginx
6 6 (3.47%) WildFly
7 3 (1.73%) JBoss
7 3 (1.73%) Red Hat Fuse
8 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (4.62%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 66 (38.15%) AWS
2 50 (28.90%) GitHub
3 36 (20.81%) OpenShift
4 26 (15.03%) GitHub Actions
5 25 (14.45%) Azure
6 23 (13.29%) GCP
7 22 (12.72%) Amazon Kinesis
8 14 (8.09%) PaaS
9 11 (6.36%) SaaS
10 2 (1.16%) BlazeMeter
11 1 (0.58%) Serverless
11 1 (0.58%) SonarCloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.51%) Calico
2 1 (0.58%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (38.15%) PostgreSQL
2 29 (16.76%) NoSQL
3 28 (16.18%) Relational Database
4 19 (10.98%) MySQL
5 15 (8.67%) MariaDB
6 13 (7.51%) MongoDB
7 9 (5.20%) HBase
7 9 (5.20%) Redis
8 6 (3.47%) RDBMS
8 6 (3.47%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.58%) MySQL Workbench
Development Applications
1 109 (63.01%) Selenium
2 93 (53.76%) Jenkins
3 50 (28.90%) JUnit
4 48 (27.75%) Git (software)
4 48 (27.75%) Sonatype Nexus
5 42 (24.28%) JMeter
5 42 (24.28%) SpecFlow
6 30 (17.34%) Cypress.io
7 28 (16.18%) JIRA
8 27 (15.61%) Gradle
9 22 (12.72%) Protractor
10 17 (9.83%) Mockito
11 14 (8.09%) Appium
11 14 (8.09%) Postman
12 13 (7.51%) gulp
12 13 (7.51%) Jasmine
13 12 (6.94%) Artifactory
14 11 (6.36%) Maven
14 11 (6.36%) TeamCity
15 10 (5.78%) Eclipse
General
1 89 (51.45%) Finance
2 67 (38.73%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 61 (35.26%) Banking
3 61 (35.26%) Law
4 55 (31.79%) Social Skills
5 14 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.89%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.31%) Organisational Skills
7 4 (2.31%) Retail
8 2 (1.16%) Electronics
8 2 (1.16%) Games
8 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.16%) Marketing
8 2 (1.16%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 34 (19.65%) Applications Engineer
2 28 (16.18%) Developer
3 27 (15.61%) Principal Engineer
3 27 (15.61%) Test Engineer
4 19 (10.98%) QA Engineer
4 19 (10.98%) Test Automation Engineer
5 17 (9.83%) Automation Engineer
5 17 (9.83%) QA Automation Engineer
5 17 (9.83%) Tester
6 15 (8.67%) Engineering Manager
6 15 (8.67%) Software Engineering Manager
7 14 (8.09%) Analyst
8 13 (7.51%) Software Developer
9 12 (6.94%) QA Analyst
9 12 (6.94%) React Developer
10 11 (6.36%) Automation Tester
11 9 (5.20%) Java Developer
11 9 (5.20%) Reliability Engineer
11 9 (5.20%) Senior Developer
12 8 (4.62%) Senior React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (35.84%) Kafka
2 44 (25.43%) Node.js
2 44 (25.43%) React
3 40 (23.12%) AngularJS
4 38 (21.97%) Gherkin
5 35 (20.23%) RabbitMQ
5 35 (20.23%) Spring
6 31 (17.92%) RESTful
7 30 (17.34%) CSS
8 24 (13.87%) Spring Boot
9 22 (12.72%) HTML
9 22 (12.72%) HTML5
9 22 (12.72%) J2EE
9 22 (12.72%) WireMock
10 21 (12.14%) Express
11 18 (10.40%) Web Services
12 16 (9.25%) .NET
12 16 (9.25%) JSON
12 16 (9.25%) REST
13 15 (8.67%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 38 (21.97%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (6.94%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (3.47%) Cyber Defence
3 6 (3.47%) Cyberattack
3 6 (3.47%) User Experience
4 5 (2.89%) Algorithms
4 5 (2.89%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.73%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.73%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.16%) EPoS
7 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.58%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 42 (24.28%) Linux
2 13 (7.51%) Unix
3 5 (2.89%) Windows
4 1 (0.58%) Android
4 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (67.05%) Test Automation
2 110 (63.58%) Agile
3 87 (50.29%) CI/CD
4 84 (48.55%) TDD
5 79 (45.66%) BDD
6 61 (35.26%) Digital Banking
7 56 (32.37%) Computer Science
8 50 (28.90%) Software Testing
9 46 (26.59%) Microservices
10 31 (17.92%) Performance Testing
11 30 (17.34%) Regression Testing
11 30 (17.34%) Software Engineering
12 29 (16.76%) Servant Leadership
13 27 (15.61%) Continuous Improvement
14 25 (14.45%) Multithreading
15 24 (13.87%) Continuous Integration
16 23 (13.29%) Problem-Solving
17 22 (12.72%) High Availability
17 22 (12.72%) Multithreaded Programming
17 22 (12.72%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 127 (73.41%) Java
2 63 (36.42%) JavaScript
3 41 (23.70%) C#
4 32 (18.50%) Python
5 22 (12.72%) SQL
6 18 (10.40%) Ruby
7 15 (8.67%) Bash
8 11 (6.36%) Go
8 11 (6.36%) Shell Script
9 9 (5.20%) Groovy
10 5 (2.89%) C
10 5 (2.89%) PHP
11 4 (2.31%) Perl
11 4 (2.31%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.73%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.58%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.58%) C++
13 1 (0.58%) C-shell
13 1 (0.58%) Scala
13 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (24.28%) Degree
2 26 (15.03%) OCP
2 26 (15.03%) Oracle Certification
3 15 (8.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (6.94%) ISTQB
5 9 (5.20%) Master's Degree
6 7 (4.05%) ISEB
7 6 (3.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (2.31%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (24.86%) QA
2 4 (2.31%) SLA
3 2 (1.16%) Accessibility
System Software
1 28 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (10.98%) Docker
3 13 (7.51%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (5.20%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 51 (29.48%) Ansible
2 45 (26.01%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (10.98%) Kubernetes
4 13 (7.51%) Grafana
4 13 (7.51%) Kibana
5 3 (1.73%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.73%) Puppet
6 2 (1.16%) Consul
Vendors
1 33 (19.08%) VMware
2 25 (14.45%) Microsoft
3 21 (12.14%) Oracle
4 9 (5.20%) Atlassian
4 9 (5.20%) Okta
5 4 (2.31%) PayPal
6 3 (1.73%) Datto
6 3 (1.73%) HP
6 3 (1.73%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.16%) SAP
8 1 (0.58%) Apple