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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cucumber
Rank 75 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 26 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.06% 0.81% -
As % of the Development Applications category 10.74% 5.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 0
Average salary £35,500 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.51% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +9.58%
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
242 170 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 19.16% 15.37% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 209 151 175
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -8.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
Cardiff - 9 £34,000 - 2
Newport - 9 £36,779 -
Torfaen +2 8 £33,250 +7.25%
Cucumber
Wales

Cucumber
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 57 (96.61%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (74.58%) Java
3 38 (64.41%) Scrum
4 36 (61.02%) Selenium
5 32 (54.24%) Jenkins
6 31 (52.54%) Linux
7 26 (44.07%) JUnit
8 25 (42.37%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (38.98%) JIRA
9 23 (38.98%) Product Management
9 23 (38.98%) Client/Server
9 23 (38.98%) TDD
10 22 (37.29%) Perl
10 22 (37.29%) Bash Shell
11 21 (35.59%) BDD
12 20 (33.90%) Degree
13 17 (28.81%) Test Automation
13 17 (28.81%) SQL
13 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
14 16 (27.12%) Regression Testing
14 16 (27.12%) Korn
14 16 (27.12%) User Experience
15 15 (25.42%) QA
15 15 (25.42%) Groovy
15 15 (25.42%) Perforce
15 15 (25.42%) Objective-C
15 15 (25.42%) Python
16 14 (23.73%) Software Engineering
16 14 (23.73%) Confluence
17 12 (20.34%) ISEB

Cucumber
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (23.73%) Confluence
2 2 (3.39%) JBoss
2 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) DVB
2 6 (10.17%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.39%) LAN
3 2 (3.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 36 (61.02%) Selenium
2 32 (54.24%) Jenkins
3 26 (44.07%) JUnit
4 23 (38.98%) JIRA
5 10 (16.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (15.25%) Behat
6 9 (15.25%) TestLink
7 6 (10.17%) Git (software)
7 6 (10.17%) Subversion
8 4 (6.78%) HP UFT
8 4 (6.78%) FitNesse
8 4 (6.78%) SpecFlow
9 3 (5.08%) JBehave
9 3 (5.08%) Eclipse
10 2 (3.39%) JMeter
10 2 (3.39%) NUnit
10 2 (3.39%) Maven
10 2 (3.39%) WATIR
10 2 (3.39%) WebDriver
10 2 (3.39%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
1 2 (3.39%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Banking
2 1 (1.69%) Retail
2 1 (1.69%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (45.76%) Analyst
2 17 (28.81%) Test Analyst
3 14 (23.73%) Software Engineer
4 13 (22.03%) QA Analyst
5 9 (15.25%) Tester
5 9 (15.25%) Test Engineer
5 9 (15.25%) Quality Analyst
5 9 (15.25%) Automated Tester
6 7 (11.86%) QA Tester
7 6 (10.17%) Senior QA Analyst
7 6 (10.17%) Senior QA Tester
7 6 (10.17%) Senior Tester
7 6 (10.17%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (10.17%) Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Lead Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Java Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Senior Test Engineer
9 4 (6.78%) Lead Java Developer
10 3 (5.08%) QA Test Analyst
10 3 (5.08%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) RESTful
2 11 (18.64%) REST
3 8 (13.56%) Web Services
4 5 (8.47%) Spring
4 5 (8.47%) Java SE
4 5 (8.47%) Spring MVC
4 5 (8.47%) SOAP
5 4 (6.78%) XML
5 4 (6.78%) .NET
6 3 (5.08%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.39%) HTML
7 2 (3.39%) Apache Flex
7 2 (3.39%) Gherkin
8 1 (1.69%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 23 (38.98%) Client/Server
2 16 (27.12%) User Experience
3 10 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (15.25%) Statistics
5 6 (10.17%) Digital Media
6 2 (3.39%) DTV
6 2 (3.39%) AS400
6 2 (3.39%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 31 (52.54%) Linux
2 9 (15.25%) CentOS
2 9 (15.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (10.17%) Apple iOS
3 6 (10.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (96.61%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (64.41%) Scrum
3 25 (42.37%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (38.98%) Product Management
4 23 (38.98%) TDD
5 21 (35.59%) BDD
6 17 (28.81%) Test Automation
7 16 (27.12%) Regression Testing
8 14 (23.73%) Software Engineering
9 12 (20.34%) Test Scripting
10 11 (18.64%) Software Testing
10 11 (18.64%) Automated Testing
11 10 (16.95%) Test Management
12 9 (15.25%) Web Design
12 9 (15.25%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (11.86%) Mentoring
14 6 (10.17%) API Testing
15 5 (8.47%) Bug Management
15 5 (8.47%) MVC
16 4 (6.78%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (74.58%) Java
2 22 (37.29%) Perl
2 22 (37.29%) Bash Shell
3 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
3 17 (28.81%) SQL
4 16 (27.12%) Korn
5 15 (25.42%) Groovy
5 15 (25.42%) Python
5 15 (25.42%) Objective-C
6 9 (15.25%) PHP
7 8 (13.56%) C++
8 5 (8.47%) Ruby
9 1 (1.69%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (33.90%) Degree
2 12 (20.34%) ISEB
3 9 (15.25%) HND
4 2 (3.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.42%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) Perforce
2 9 (15.25%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) HP
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