Period
to 19 November 2018

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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 72 102
Rank change year-on-year +9 +30 -4
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 36 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 3.12% 1.02% 0.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.43% 5.26% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 31 8 9
Cardiff median annual salary £50,000 £37,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.23% -12.35% +21.43%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,100 £29,950
90th Percentile £58,000 £45,500 £55,600
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.38% -21.58% +31.94%

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 268 152 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 23.20% 19.31% 21.63%
Number of salaries quoted 223 124 274
Cardiff median annual salary £42,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.86% +5.71% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £23,500 £23,225
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £49,750
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%

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 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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 30 (83.33%) Java
1 30 (83.33%) Selenium
2 29 (80.56%) Test Automation
2 29 (80.56%) BDD
3 28 (77.78%) REST
4 25 (69.44%) TDD
5 22 (61.11%) QA
6 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (55.56%) WebDriver
7 16 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (41.67%) JUnit
8 15 (41.67%) Acceptance Criteria
9 14 (38.89%) Protractor
9 14 (38.89%) Issue Tracking
9 14 (38.89%) Web Services
9 14 (38.89%) Software Testing
10 12 (33.33%) Fintech
10 12 (33.33%) NoSQL
11 11 (30.56%) Swagger
11 11 (30.56%) SDET
11 11 (30.56%) Microservices
12 9 (25.00%) SoapUI
12 9 (25.00%) Go
12 9 (25.00%) C#
12 9 (25.00%) JMeter
12 9 (25.00%) Unit Testing
13 8 (22.22%) Performance Testing
13 8 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
14 7 (19.44%) QA Automation
15 5 (13.89%) Scrum

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 2 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (5.56%) Confluence
1 2 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.78%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (8.33%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.78%) PaaS
3 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 30 (83.33%) Selenium
2 20 (55.56%) WebDriver
3 15 (41.67%) JUnit
4 14 (38.89%) Protractor
5 9 (25.00%) JMeter
5 9 (25.00%) SoapUI
6 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
6 4 (11.11%) JIRA
7 2 (5.56%) Gerrit
8 1 (2.78%) Ant
8 1 (2.78%) Gradle
8 1 (2.78%) Maven
8 1 (2.78%) Mocha
8 1 (2.78%) Subversion
8 1 (2.78%) TestNG
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Tester
2 7 (19.44%) Automation Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Java Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) QA Automation Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) QA Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Test Leader
3 6 (16.67%) Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Developer in Test
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Automation Tester
6 2 (5.56%) AWS Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Lead Tester
6 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Architect
7 1 (2.78%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (77.78%) REST
2 14 (38.89%) Web Services
3 11 (30.56%) Swagger
4 4 (11.11%) Spring
4 4 (11.11%) Spring Boot
5 3 (8.33%) RxJava
5 3 (8.33%) SOAP
6 2 (5.56%) XML
7 1 (2.78%) JSON
7 1 (2.78%) Node.js
7 1 (2.78%) pytest
7 1 (2.78%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Fintech
2 4 (11.11%) Cloud Native
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) BDD
1 29 (80.56%) Test Automation
2 25 (69.44%) TDD
3 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (41.67%) Acceptance Criteria
6 14 (38.89%) Issue Tracking
6 14 (38.89%) Software Testing
7 11 (30.56%) Microservices
7 11 (30.56%) SDET
8 9 (25.00%) Unit Testing
9 8 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
9 8 (22.22%) Performance Testing
10 7 (19.44%) QA Automation
11 5 (13.89%) Scrum
12 4 (11.11%) Manual Testing
13 3 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
13 3 (8.33%) SOA
13 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
13 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) Java
2 9 (25.00%) C#
2 9 (25.00%) Go
3 5 (13.89%) SQL
4 3 (8.33%) Java 8
4 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) Python
5 2 (5.56%) Ruby
6 1 (2.78%) R
6 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (61.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Google
1 3 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle