Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 74 41 78
Rank change year-on-year -33 +37 +20
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 21 53 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.86% 5.03% 1.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.84% 23.04% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 20 41 11
Cardiff median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14% -17.65%
10th Percentile £31,038 £32,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,000 £45,500
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -8.54% -3.53%

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 Cardiff with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 307 230 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 27.14% 21.84% 19.29%
Number of salaries quoted 256 193 164
Cardiff median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% +4.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,129 £23,650
90th Percentile £65,625 £62,500 £55,000
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Cucumber as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Cardiff

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Cucumber in Cardiff

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Cardiff over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (90.48%) Test Automation
3 14 (66.67%) Selenium
4 13 (61.90%) Scrum
5 11 (52.38%) Test Scripting
5 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
5 11 (52.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (47.62%) Jenkins
6 10 (47.62%) BDD
7 8 (38.10%) Mocha
7 8 (38.10%) Test Management
7 8 (38.10%) JIRA
7 8 (38.10%) Subversion
7 8 (38.10%) Java
7 8 (38.10%) MySQL
7 8 (38.10%) Defect Tracking
8 7 (33.33%) SQL
9 6 (28.57%) Oracle
9 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
9 6 (28.57%) Big Data
10 5 (23.81%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (23.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (23.81%) Project Delivery
10 5 (23.81%) PHP
10 5 (23.81%) LoadRunner
10 5 (23.81%) Regression Testing
10 5 (23.81%) ISTQB
10 5 (23.81%) QA
10 5 (23.81%) Degree
10 5 (23.81%) Manual Testing

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 5 (23.81%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) AWS
1 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (9.52%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) MySQL
2 6 (28.57%) Big Data
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Selenium
2 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
3 10 (47.62%) Jenkins
4 8 (38.10%) JIRA
4 8 (38.10%) Mocha
4 8 (38.10%) Subversion
5 5 (23.81%) LoadRunner
5 5 (23.81%) WebDriver
6 3 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
6 3 (14.29%) IntelliJ
6 3 (14.29%) Jasmine
6 3 (14.29%) Maven
6 3 (14.29%) Protractor
6 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio Code
7 2 (9.52%) TestNG
General
1 3 (14.29%) Banking
1 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Test Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Test Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Automation Test Lead
5 3 (14.29%) Quality Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Test Leader
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Automation Tester
6 2 (9.52%) C++ Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Developer
6 2 (9.52%) JIRA Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Agile Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior C++ Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Tester
6 2 (9.52%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (90.48%) Test Automation
3 13 (61.90%) Scrum
4 11 (52.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (52.38%) Test Scripting
5 10 (47.62%) BDD
6 8 (38.10%) Defect Tracking
6 8 (38.10%) Test Management
7 5 (23.81%) Manual Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Project Delivery
7 5 (23.81%) Regression Testing
8 4 (19.05%) Project Management
8 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (14.29%) OO
9 3 (14.29%) Regression Analysis
9 3 (14.29%) Validation
9 3 (14.29%) Web Development
10 2 (9.52%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) PHP
4 4 (19.05%) C++
5 3 (14.29%) C#
5 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 3 (14.29%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.76%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
1 5 (23.81%) ISTQB
1 5 (23.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Guidewire