Period
to 20 November 2019

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

Cucumber
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 231 306 313
Rank change year-on-year +75 +7 +13
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 322 263 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.28% 0.91% 0.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.46% 4.36% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 270 209 247
South East median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,550 £33,750
90th Percentile £75,250 £70,000 £63,750
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 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 4,981 6,028 6,264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.79% 20.96% 20.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4,211 5,260 5,413
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £63,750
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 percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cucumber in the South East.

Salary trend for Cucumber in the South East

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in the South East over the 6 months to 20 November 2019.

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 20 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
Thames Valley +94 180 £55,000 +15.79% 7
Berkshire +50 87 £57,500 +21.05% 5
Buckinghamshire +50 61 £50,000 +16.28% 1
Hampshire -1 52 £47,500 +5.56% 4
Surrey +47 38 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Oxfordshire +31 32 £61,750 -6.44% 1
West Sussex +8 26 £62,500 +50.60% 2
East Sussex +2 16 £56,250 +25.00% 1
Kent -8 7 £45,000 -7.69% 1
Middlesex -5 3 £70,000 +55.56%
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 South East region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 244 (75.78%) Selenium
2 226 (70.19%) Java
3 224 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
4 217 (67.39%) Test Automation
5 182 (56.52%) JIRA
6 148 (45.96%) BDD
7 142 (44.10%) Scrum
8 116 (36.02%) QA
9 110 (34.16%) Jenkins
10 106 (32.92%) Git (software)
11 99 (30.75%) TDD
12 94 (29.19%) JavaScript
13 86 (26.71%) Confluence
14 81 (25.16%) Spring
15 79 (24.53%) WebDriver
16 75 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
17 72 (22.36%) Gherkin
18 70 (21.74%) Docker
19 67 (20.81%) DevOps
20 64 (19.88%) SQL
21 62 (19.25%) Microservices
22 60 (18.63%) Maven
23 57 (17.70%) .NET
24 54 (16.77%) Retail
25 52 (16.15%) ISTQB
26 50 (15.53%) React
27 48 (14.91%) MongoDB
28 44 (13.66%) Redis
28 44 (13.66%) Kafka
28 44 (13.66%) Mesos

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 86 (26.71%) Confluence
2 33 (10.25%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.55%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.93%) Apache
5 3 (0.93%) CMS
5 3 (0.93%) Drupal
5 3 (0.93%) JBoss
5 3 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (0.93%) SugarCRM
5 3 (0.93%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.31%) Revive Adserver
2 1 (0.31%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 33 (10.25%) SaaS
2 31 (9.63%) Azure
3 24 (7.45%) AWS
4 20 (6.21%) GCP
5 18 (5.59%) BrowserStack
6 16 (4.97%) GitHub
7 12 (3.73%) Slack
8 10 (3.11%) Datadog
9 7 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (1.55%) CloudBees
11 4 (1.24%) Serverless
12 3 (0.93%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.62%) Amazon ECS
13 2 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.62%) Sauce Labs
14 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
14 1 (0.31%) G Suite
14 1 (0.31%) Lucidchart
14 1 (0.31%) Office 365
14 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.93%) HTTP
2 1 (0.31%) 5G
2 1 (0.31%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (14.91%) MongoDB
2 44 (13.66%) Redis
3 39 (12.11%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (4.97%) Relational Database
5 15 (4.66%) Big Data
5 15 (4.66%) SQL Server
6 8 (2.48%) MySQL
7 3 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (0.93%) InfluxDB
7 3 (0.93%) MariaDB
7 3 (0.93%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.93%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.62%) Blockchain
8 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 244 (75.78%) Selenium
2 182 (56.52%) JIRA
3 110 (34.16%) Jenkins
4 106 (32.92%) Git (software)
5 79 (24.53%) WebDriver
6 60 (18.63%) Maven
7 43 (13.35%) SpecFlow
8 42 (13.04%) JUnit
9 40 (12.42%) JMeter
10 37 (11.49%) Appium
11 35 (10.87%) Subversion
12 34 (10.56%) Babel
12 34 (10.56%) webpack
13 31 (9.63%) Mocha
14 19 (5.90%) Bitbucket
15 18 (5.59%) Jasmine
15 18 (5.59%) JBehave
16 16 (4.97%) TeamCity
16 16 (4.97%) Visual Studio Team System
17 15 (4.66%) Robot Framework
General
1 54 (16.77%) Retail
2 42 (13.04%) Finance
3 24 (7.45%) Back Office
4 8 (2.48%) Banking
4 8 (2.48%) Public Sector
5 4 (1.24%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.93%) Advertising
6 3 (0.93%) Marketing
7 2 (0.62%) Automotive
7 2 (0.62%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.62%) Legal
7 2 (0.62%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.31%) Electronics
8 1 (0.31%) Law
8 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 99 (30.75%) Developer
2 52 (16.15%) Analyst
2 52 (16.15%) Test Engineer
3 40 (12.42%) Java Developer
4 38 (11.80%) Software Engineer
5 35 (10.87%) Test Analyst
6 33 (10.25%) QA Engineer
7 30 (9.32%) Senior Developer
8 29 (9.01%) UI Developer
9 28 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
9 28 (8.70%) React Developer
10 27 (8.39%) Tester
11 25 (7.76%) QA Analyst
11 25 (7.76%) Test Automation Engineer
12 23 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
13 21 (6.52%) Automation Engineer
13 21 (6.52%) Java Engineer
14 20 (6.21%) QA Leader
15 19 (5.90%) QA Automation Engineer
15 19 (5.90%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (25.16%) Spring
2 72 (22.36%) Gherkin
3 57 (17.70%) .NET
4 50 (15.53%) React
5 44 (13.66%) Kafka
6 38 (11.80%) REST
7 37 (11.49%) CSS
8 35 (10.87%) Enzyme
8 35 (10.87%) HTML
9 34 (10.56%) Hibernate
10 32 (9.94%) Web Services
11 31 (9.63%) RESTful
12 30 (9.32%) Struts
13 29 (9.01%) JPA
14 28 (8.70%) Vaadin
15 23 (7.14%) Spring Boot
16 22 (6.83%) Node.js
17 17 (5.28%) SOAP
18 16 (4.97%) .NET Core
19 14 (4.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 42 (13.04%) Mobile App
2 13 (4.04%) Algorithms
3 12 (3.73%) Data Structures
4 9 (2.80%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (2.80%) User Experience
5 7 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.55%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (0.93%) Life Science
7 3 (0.93%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.62%) Equities
8 2 (0.62%) iPad
9 1 (0.31%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.31%) Marketing Technology
9 1 (0.31%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 36 (11.18%) Android
2 35 (10.87%) Apple iOS
3 23 (7.14%) Linux
4 9 (2.80%) Windows
5 4 (1.24%) Unix
6 2 (0.62%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (67.39%) Test Automation
3 148 (45.96%) BDD
4 142 (44.10%) Scrum
5 99 (30.75%) TDD
6 75 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
7 67 (20.81%) DevOps
8 62 (19.25%) Microservices
9 44 (13.66%) Planning Poker
10 40 (12.42%) Regression Testing
11 38 (11.80%) Test Strategy
11 38 (11.80%) Unit Testing
12 36 (11.18%) Mentoring
13 35 (10.87%) Burndown Charts
13 35 (10.87%) Software Engineering
13 35 (10.87%) Sprint Planning
13 35 (10.87%) Test Scripting
14 34 (10.56%) Technology Roadmap
15 31 (9.63%) Continuous Delivery
15 31 (9.63%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 226 (70.19%) Java
2 94 (29.19%) JavaScript
3 64 (19.88%) SQL
4 40 (12.42%) C#
5 37 (11.49%) ES6
6 36 (11.18%) Python
7 34 (10.56%) ES7
8 24 (7.45%) C++
9 20 (6.21%) Ruby
10 17 (5.28%) C
11 14 (4.35%) Go
12 11 (3.42%) Java 8
13 10 (3.11%) Groovy
14 6 (1.86%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.55%) Scala
15 5 (1.55%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.24%) VBScript
17 2 (0.62%) Bash Shell
18 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
18 1 (0.31%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 52 (16.15%) ISTQB
2 37 (11.49%) ISEB
3 28 (8.70%) Degree
4 21 (6.52%) Security Cleared
5 16 (4.97%) SC Cleared
6 8 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (1.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.93%) CISSP
10 2 (0.62%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (36.02%) QA
2 10 (3.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 70 (21.74%) Docker
2 1 (0.31%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 44 (13.66%) Marathon
1 44 (13.66%) Mesos
2 24 (7.45%) Kubernetes
3 13 (4.04%) Kibana
4 4 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.93%) Ansible
5 3 (0.93%) Grafana
6 2 (0.62%) HP ALM
6 2 (0.62%) Puppet
6 2 (0.62%) Terraform
7 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.31%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 25 (7.76%) Cypress Semiconductor
2 18 (5.59%) Google
3 16 (4.97%) SAP
4 15 (4.66%) Microsoft
5 7 (2.17%) Oracle
6 4 (1.24%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.24%) hybris
7 3 (0.93%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.93%) Sun
8 2 (0.62%) HP
9 1 (0.31%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.31%) Dynatrace
9 1 (0.31%) New Relic
9 1 (0.31%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.31%) Sony
9 1 (0.31%) Splunk
9 1 (0.31%) VMware