Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
England > South East
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 171 212 234
Rank change year-on-year +41 +22 +66
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 369 78 334
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 2.05% 0.97% 1.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.04% 4.73% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 120 75 270
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,750 £50,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.50% -9.09% +22.22%
75th Percentile £66,688 £57,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £66,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £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 4,082 1,649 5,105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.73% 20.55% 20.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2,734 1,436 4,338
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,000 £32,250
25th Percentile £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £64,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year +8.18% +2.80% +7.00%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +49 249 £45,000 -5.26% 11
Thames Valley -72 54 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Surrey -24 41 £77,500 +47.62% 1
Berkshire -51 38 £47,500 -13.64% 6
Buckinghamshire -52 14 £55,000 +37.50% 1
West Sussex -27 10 - -
East Sussex -37 8 £48,250 -3.50% 3
Kent - 8 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire -30 2 £57,500 +27.78% 1
Middlesex - 2 £45,000 -
Cucumber
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 307 (83.20%) Java
2 299 (81.03%) Jenkins
3 295 (79.95%) Agile Software Development
4 248 (67.21%) Spring
5 247 (66.94%) Git (software)
6 246 (66.67%) Finance
7 232 (62.87%) Node.js
8 230 (62.33%) AngularJS
9 229 (62.06%) Degree
10 227 (61.52%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 223 (60.43%) Microservices
12 222 (60.16%) Computer Science
13 219 (59.35%) Banking
14 218 (59.08%) GitHub
15 217 (58.81%) Kafka
15 217 (58.81%) Protractor
15 217 (58.81%) Digital Banking
15 217 (58.81%) Law
16 216 (58.54%) DevOps
17 214 (57.99%) Ansible
17 214 (57.99%) WireMock
17 214 (57.99%) BDD
18 213 (57.72%) Sonatype Nexus
18 213 (57.72%) GemFire
19 212 (57.45%) Gradle
19 212 (57.45%) React
20 209 (56.64%) PostgreSQL
20 209 (56.64%) JUnit
21 207 (56.10%) OCP
21 207 (56.10%) Oracle Certification

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
1 213 (57.72%) GemFire
2 183 (49.59%) Apache
3 181 (49.05%) Apache Spark
4 36 (9.76%) Cloud Foundry
5 29 (7.86%) Elasticsearch
6 23 (6.23%) Tomcat
7 14 (3.79%) Confluence
8 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 218 (59.08%) GitHub
2 180 (48.78%) AWS
3 130 (35.23%) Amazon Kinesis
4 102 (27.64%) Azure
5 99 (26.83%) GCP
6 47 (12.74%) OpenShift
7 40 (10.84%) PaaS
8 13 (3.52%) SaaS
9 9 (2.44%) npm
9 9 (2.44%) Yarn
10 4 (1.08%) Amazon S3
10 4 (1.08%) BrowserStack
11 3 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.81%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.81%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.81%) Sauce Labs
11 3 (0.81%) Serverless
12 2 (0.54%) GitHub Actions
13 1 (0.27%) BlazeMeter
13 1 (0.27%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.86%) Calico
2 18 (4.88%) HTTP
3 3 (0.81%) SSH
4 1 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.27%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.27%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (56.64%) PostgreSQL
2 181 (49.05%) HBase
3 177 (47.97%) MariaDB
4 174 (47.15%) Redis
5 164 (44.44%) Relational Database
6 152 (41.19%) NoSQL
7 121 (32.79%) Big Data
8 15 (4.07%) MySQL
9 11 (2.98%) MongoDB
10 9 (2.44%) Hadoop
11 7 (1.90%) Apache Hive
11 7 (1.90%) OLTP
12 5 (1.36%) SQL Server
13 4 (1.08%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 299 (81.03%) Jenkins
2 247 (66.94%) Git (software)
3 217 (58.81%) Protractor
4 213 (57.72%) Sonatype Nexus
5 212 (57.45%) Gradle
6 209 (56.64%) JUnit
7 195 (52.85%) Cypress.io
8 187 (50.68%) IntelliJ
9 185 (50.14%) Eclipse
10 184 (49.86%) Storybook
11 174 (47.15%) Mockito
12 132 (35.77%) Selenium
13 131 (35.50%) Artifactory
14 86 (23.31%) SonarQube
15 58 (15.72%) JIRA
16 30 (8.13%) Maven
17 29 (7.86%) gulp
18 23 (6.23%) Subversion
19 22 (5.96%) WebDriver
20 19 (5.15%) Postman
General
1 246 (66.67%) Finance
2 227 (61.52%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 219 (59.35%) Banking
4 217 (58.81%) Law
5 56 (15.18%) Social Skills
6 23 (6.23%) Back Office
7 16 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (4.07%) Electronics
9 10 (2.71%) Public Sector
10 7 (1.90%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.90%) Telecoms
11 6 (1.63%) Marketing
12 3 (0.81%) Games
13 2 (0.54%) Social Housing
14 1 (0.27%) Czech Language
14 1 (0.27%) Influencing Skills
14 1 (0.27%) Police
14 1 (0.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 162 (43.90%) Software Engineer
2 89 (24.12%) Principal Engineer
3 86 (23.31%) Developer
4 78 (21.14%) Principal Software Engineer
5 59 (15.99%) Lead Software Engineer
6 57 (15.45%) Lead Developer
7 53 (14.36%) Software Developer
8 40 (10.84%) Lead Software Developer
9 36 (9.76%) Tester
10 31 (8.40%) Test Engineer
11 23 (6.23%) Java Team Leader
11 23 (6.23%) Team Leader
12 22 (5.96%) Java Developer
12 22 (5.96%) Test Automation Engineer
13 19 (5.15%) QA Engineer
14 17 (4.61%) Lead Java Developer
14 17 (4.61%) Senior Software Engineer
15 15 (4.07%) Automation Tester
16 14 (3.79%) Cloud Engineer
16 14 (3.79%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 248 (67.21%) Spring
2 232 (62.87%) Node.js
3 230 (62.33%) AngularJS
4 217 (58.81%) Kafka
5 214 (57.99%) WireMock
6 212 (57.45%) React
7 203 (55.01%) CSS
8 201 (54.47%) RESTful
9 194 (52.57%) Express
10 191 (51.76%) Redux
11 186 (50.41%) JSON
12 184 (49.86%) Tailwind CSS
12 184 (49.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 181 (49.05%) Spark Streaming
14 175 (47.43%) Play Framework
15 166 (44.99%) RabbitMQ
16 129 (34.96%) LAMP
16 129 (34.96%) LAPP Stack
17 58 (15.72%) Web Services
18 49 (13.28%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 186 (50.41%) Linux Command Line
2 96 (26.02%) User Experience
3 79 (21.41%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (2.98%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.71%) iPhone
6 9 (2.44%) Virtual Team
7 8 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (1.63%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.08%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.08%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.27%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.27%) NHS
10 1 (0.27%) Raspberry Pi
10 1 (0.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 193 (52.30%) Linux
2 189 (51.22%) Unix
3 10 (2.71%) Android
4 3 (0.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (79.95%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (60.43%) Microservices
3 222 (60.16%) Computer Science
4 217 (58.81%) Digital Banking
5 216 (58.54%) DevOps
6 214 (57.99%) BDD
7 201 (54.47%) TDD
8 200 (54.20%) Software Engineering
9 186 (50.41%) Validation
10 185 (50.14%) Cross-Browser Testing
11 173 (46.88%) Software Testing
12 160 (43.36%) Scrum
13 153 (41.46%) Business Continuity
14 145 (39.30%) Full Stack Development
15 134 (36.31%) OO
16 133 (36.04%) Clean Code
17 131 (35.50%) Test Automation
18 130 (35.23%) High Availability
18 130 (35.23%) Performance Monitoring
19 124 (33.60%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 307 (83.20%) Java
2 184 (49.86%) Shell Script
3 182 (49.32%) Groovy
4 178 (48.24%) Python
5 75 (20.33%) JavaScript
6 39 (10.57%) SQL
7 36 (9.76%) Bash Shell
8 27 (7.32%) C#
9 26 (7.05%) Ruby
10 18 (4.88%) Go
11 15 (4.07%) PHP
12 12 (3.25%) C
13 11 (2.98%) Java 8
14 7 (1.90%) ES6
15 6 (1.63%) Kotlin
16 4 (1.08%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.08%) Scala
17 3 (0.81%) C++
17 3 (0.81%) C-shell
17 3 (0.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 229 (62.06%) Degree
2 207 (56.10%) OCP
2 207 (56.10%) Oracle Certification
3 34 (9.21%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.63%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.36%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.81%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.54%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.27%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.27%) ISEB
8 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.27%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (19.24%) QA
2 29 (7.86%) SLA
3 8 (2.17%) Accessibility
4 3 (0.81%) WCAG
System Software
1 181 (49.05%) HDFS
2 128 (34.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (9.21%) Docker
4 30 (8.13%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (1.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.81%) Firmware
7 1 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 214 (57.99%) Ansible
2 76 (20.60%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (11.38%) Kubernetes
4 29 (7.86%) Grafana
4 29 (7.86%) Kibana
5 16 (4.34%) Puppet
6 5 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.81%) OpenNebula
8 2 (0.54%) Terraform
9 1 (0.27%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 184 (49.86%) Okta
1 184 (49.86%) VMware
2 34 (9.21%) Oracle
3 18 (4.88%) PayPal
4 9 (2.44%) Atlassian
5 6 (1.63%) Microsoft
5 6 (1.63%) SAP
6 4 (1.08%) CA Agile Central
6 4 (1.08%) Cognizant
7 3 (0.81%) Mercator
7 3 (0.81%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.27%) CA
8 1 (0.27%) HP
8 1 (0.27%) Xamarin