The table below looks at the statistics for Cucumber skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cucumber over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 67 78 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 28 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.35% 0.69% -
As % of the Development Applications category 16.37% 4.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 25 7 0
Average salary £40,000 £29,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.59% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Cucumber
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Development Applications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
171 143 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 14.36% 14.17% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 152 129 168
Average salary £37,000 £35,783 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.40% -4.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Cucumber
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cucumber across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Cucumber Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Cucumber
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Cucumber Salary Trend in South Wales

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cucumber across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Cucumber Salary Histogram in South Wales

Cucumber
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport 0 8 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Cardiff +4 5 £50,000 +47.05% 1
Torfaen -16 5 £37,000 +25.42%
Cucumber
Wales

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Cucumber also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cucumber.

1 31 (88.57%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (68.57%) Scrum
2 24 (68.57%) Java
3 22 (62.86%) JUnit
3 22 (62.86%) Jenkins
4 21 (60.00%) Linux
4 21 (60.00%) Client/Server
4 21 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (57.14%) Selenium
5 20 (57.14%) JIRA
6 19 (54.29%) Product Management
7 17 (48.57%) BDD
7 17 (48.57%) TDD
7 17 (48.57%) Regression Testing
7 17 (48.57%) JavaScript
8 15 (42.86%) Perl
8 15 (42.86%) Korn
8 15 (42.86%) Bash Shell
8 15 (42.86%) User Experience
9 14 (40.00%) Confluence
9 14 (40.00%) Degree
9 14 (40.00%) Objective-C
10 13 (37.14%) QA
10 13 (37.14%) Test Scripting
11 12 (34.29%) Test Automation
11 12 (34.29%) Automated Testing
11 12 (34.29%) TCP/IP
11 12 (34.29%) SQL
12 10 (28.57%) Software Testing
12 10 (28.57%) CentOS

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Cucumber also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cucumber. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (40.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) TCP/IP
2 8 (22.86%) DVB
2 8 (22.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (62.86%) JUnit
1 22 (62.86%) Jenkins
2 20 (57.14%) Selenium
2 20 (57.14%) JIRA
3 8 (22.86%) TestLink
4 6 (17.14%) Behat
5 4 (11.43%) Eclipse
5 4 (11.43%) Xcode
6 2 (5.71%) SpecFlow
6 2 (5.71%) JMeter
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) Analyst
2 11 (31.43%) QA Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) Automated Tester
3 8 (22.86%) Tester
4 6 (17.14%) Quality Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Senior QA Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Senior QA Tester
4 6 (17.14%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Test Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Senior Tester
4 6 (17.14%) QA Tester
5 4 (11.43%) Software Development Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Development Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.86%) QA Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) QA Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) RESTful
2 5 (14.29%) HTML
3 4 (11.43%) SOAP
3 4 (11.43%) Web Services
3 4 (11.43%) XML
3 4 (11.43%) REST
4 2 (5.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (60.00%) Client/Server
2 15 (42.86%) User Experience
3 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (22.86%) Statistics
4 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.86%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 21 (60.00%) Linux
2 10 (28.57%) CentOS
2 10 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (17.14%) Android
3 6 (17.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (88.57%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (68.57%) Scrum
3 21 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (54.29%) Product Management
5 17 (48.57%) BDD
5 17 (48.57%) TDD
5 17 (48.57%) Regression Testing
6 13 (37.14%) Test Scripting
7 12 (34.29%) Test Automation
7 12 (34.29%) Automated Testing
8 10 (28.57%) Software Testing
8 10 (28.57%) Software Engineering
8 10 (28.57%) Bug Management
9 8 (22.86%) Test Management
10 6 (17.14%) Manual Testing
10 6 (17.14%) Web Design
10 6 (17.14%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
11 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) Java
2 17 (48.57%) JavaScript
3 15 (42.86%) Perl
3 15 (42.86%) Korn
3 15 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 14 (40.00%) Objective-C
5 12 (34.29%) SQL
6 8 (22.86%) Python
7 7 (20.00%) Groovy
7 7 (20.00%) C++
8 6 (17.14%) PHP
9 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) Degree
2 8 (22.86%) ISEB
3 6 (17.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (37.14%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 8 (22.86%) Perforce
3 4 (11.43%) Oracle
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Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago