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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cucumber
Rank 84 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 10 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.88% 0.78% -
As % of the Development Applications category 11.24% 3.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 0
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
89 254 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 7.86% 22.14% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 84 237 70
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% +24.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,558 £30,500 £27,905
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £41,150 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 19 December 2014. 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 +11 3 £35,000 -26.31%
Cardiff +1 2 £35,000 -26.31%
Torfaen - 2 £36,250 -
Cucumber
Wales

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (78.95%) JUnit
3 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
4 11 (57.89%) Jenkins
5 9 (47.37%) Scrum
5 9 (47.37%) Linux
6 8 (42.11%) BDD
6 8 (42.11%) Regression Testing
6 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (42.11%) Groovy
6 8 (42.11%) Client/Server
7 7 (36.84%) SQL
7 7 (36.84%) Selenium
8 6 (31.58%) QA
9 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
9 5 (26.32%) Python
9 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
9 5 (26.32%) Product Management
9 5 (26.32%) Android
9 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
10 4 (21.05%) TDD
10 4 (21.05%) Oracle
10 4 (21.05%) Perl
10 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
10 4 (21.05%) Korn
10 4 (21.05%) JIRA
10 4 (21.05%) SOAP
10 4 (21.05%) User Experience
11 3 (15.79%) SoapUI

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 3 (15.79%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) JasperReports
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (78.95%) JUnit
2 11 (57.89%) Jenkins
3 7 (36.84%) Selenium
4 4 (21.05%) JIRA
5 3 (15.79%) SoapUI
5 3 (15.79%) FitNesse
6 2 (10.53%) JMeter
7 1 (5.26%) Subversion
7 1 (5.26%) Maven
7 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
7 1 (5.26%) JBehave
7 1 (5.26%) TestLink
General
1 1 (5.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Test Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) QA Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Automation Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) QA Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) SOAP
2 3 (15.79%) Web Services
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) J2EE
4 1 (5.26%) EJB
4 1 (5.26%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) JMS
4 1 (5.26%) Java EE 5
4 1 (5.26%) JPA
4 1 (5.26%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (5.26%) iOS SDK
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Client/Server
2 4 (21.05%) User Experience
3 3 (15.79%) iPad
4 2 (10.53%) DTV
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Android
2 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
3 3 (15.79%) CentOS
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (10.53%) UNIX
5 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Scrum
3 8 (42.11%) Regression Testing
3 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (42.11%) BDD
4 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
4 5 (26.32%) Product Management
5 4 (21.05%) TDD
6 3 (15.79%) Pair Programming
6 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Bug Management
6 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Cyber Security
7 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Test Management
8 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 8 (42.11%) Groovy
4 7 (36.84%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) Python
6 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
6 4 (21.05%) Perl
6 4 (21.05%) Korn
7 3 (15.79%) C++
8 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
9 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) Perforce